David Gwillim Biography

Birthday: 1948-12-15
Place of Birth: Plymouth, Devon
Wiki Biography: David Gwillim was a leading man on British Television in the 1970s to the mid 1980s. Best known for playing Prince Hal in Henry IV Part I (1979) (TV), Henry IV Part II (1979) (TV) opposite Sir Anthony Quayle and later the title role in Henry V (1979) (TV) in the 'BBC Shakespeare Television series'. Other leading roles included the Television mini series "Anna Karenina" (1977), "Lillie" (1978), Peter and Paul (1981) (TV) opposite Anthony Hopkins, "The Barchester Chronicles" (1982) opposite Donald Pleasence, "The Citadel" (1983) with Daniel Day-Lewis and "Hanlon" (1985) in which he won the New Zealand Televison/Film award for best lead actor. He made his feature film debut in the Walt Disney film'The Island at the Top of the World (1974). Later television and film appearances include Nostradamus (1994), "Trial & Retribution: Episode #1.1" (1997), "Trial & Retribution: Episode #2.1" (1998), Do Not Disturb (1999) starring William Hurt and Henry VIII (2003) (TV).

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Barchester Chronicles John Bold 1982 Drama
Do Not Disturb 1999 Action
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Island at the Top of the World Donald Ross 1974 Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Peter and Paul 1981 Drama, History
Do Not Disturb VanDerMolen 1999 Action, Thriller, Comedy
Down 2001 Action, Mystery