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Jon Finch

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jon Finch (born 2 March 1941) is an English actor noted for many Shakespearean roles. Perhaps his most notable role was Macbeth in Roman Polanski's film adaptation of Macbeth (1971). Finch was born in Caterham, Surrey. He has appeared in films such as the Alfred Hitchcock thriller Frenzy (1972), portraying a man wrongly accused of murder, Death on the Nile (1978), and most recently, a small role as the Catholic Patriarch of Jerusalem (Heraclius, though unnamed in the film) in the Ridley Scott film Kingdom of Heaven (2005). Decades earlier, Finch was cast as Kane in Ridley Scott's Alien, but had to drop out because of his diabetes. The role was eventually played by John Hurt. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jon Finch, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Mar 2, 1941 In Caterham, Surrey, England
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Counterstrike 1969-09-08
Latest Project:
Series Rich Man, Poor Woman 2012-07-09
Known For
Poster of Billy
Poster of Death on the Nile
Poster of Death on the Nile: Making of Featurette
Poster of Macbeth
Series Rich Man, Poor Woman Scotsman 2012-07-09
Movie Hunger Unknown 2008-05-15
Movie Darklands David Keller 1996-11-16
Movie Lurking Fear Bennett 1994-07-27
Series Billy Lt. Henry Becker 1992-01-31
Series Maigret Unknown 1992-02-09
Movie La più bella del reame Jeremy 1989-10-04
Movie Make and Break 1987-01-02
Movie Pop Pirates Coastguard 1984-07-01
Series The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Movie Doctor Faustus Adrian Leverkühn 1982-09-16
Series Peter and Paul Luke 1981-04-12
Movie Peter and Paul Luke 1981-01-01
Series The Martian Chronicles Christ 1980-01-15
Series Hammer House of Horror Unknown 1980-09-13
Movie Breaking Glass Woods 1980-10-01
Movie Gary Cooper, Who Art in Heaven 1980-11-17
Movie La Sabina 1979-11-03
Movie Henry IV Part 2 King Henry IV 1979-12-16
Movie Henry IV Part 1 King Henry IV 1979-12-09
Movie Death on the Nile James Ferguson 1978-10-06
Movie Death on the Nile: Making of Featurette himself 1978-01-01
Series BBC Television Shakespeare Unknown 1978-12-01
Movie Richard II Henry Bolingbroke 1978-12-10
Movie The Standard Charbinsky 1977-11-25
Movie Une femme fidèle Le Comte Charles 1976-06-05
Movie Diagnosis: Murder Lomax 1976-06-11
Movie The Final Programme Jerry Cornelius 1973-10-04
Movie Frenzy Richard Ian Blaney 1972-05-25
Movie Lady Caroline Lamb William Lamb 1972-11-22
Movie Macbeth Macbeth 1971-10-13
Series Counterstrike 1969-09-08