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Donald Pleasence

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Donald Henry Pleasence, OBE, (5 October 1919 – 2 February 1995) was an English actor who gained more than 200 screen credits during a career which spanned over four decades. Often typecast as villainous and/or psychopathic characters, Pleasence is arguably best-known for his work in two of cinema's most successful franchises - James Bond and Halloween. Description above from the Wikipedia article Donald Pleasence, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Oct 5, 1919 In Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
181
First Appeared:
In the series The Foxtrot
Latest Project:
Series Foursome 2016-03-30
Known For
Poster of Kung Fu: The Legend Continues
Poster of Halloween
Poster of Elizabeth R
Poster of You Only Live Twice
Filmography
Series The Foxtrot Unknown 2020
Series Blade on the Feather Unknown 2020
Series Foursome Sam Purchas 2016-03-30
Series Marchlands Boxley 2011-02-03
Series Death in Paradise Captain Thomas Rosza 2011-10-25
Movie Escape from New Jersey The President 2010-08-03
Series ICAC Investigators 2009 Kobras 2009-09-26
Series L'isola dei segreti - Koré Mr. Pickett 2009-05-12
Series Easy Money Flight Lt. Colin Blythe "The Forger" 2008-10-05
Movie Halloween: A Cut Above the Rest Himself (Archive Footage) 2003-08-05
Series Tainted Love Song Doc Tydon 2001-10-09
Movie The Replacements Unknown 2000-08-07
Series Curb Your Enthusiasm Danglars 2000-10-15
Movie In and Out of Fashion 1998-03-03
Movie Fatal Frames Professor Robinson 1996-02-15
Movie Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers Dr. Sam Loomis 1995-09-29
Movie Guinevere Merlin 1994-05-07
Series Kung Fu: The Legend Continues SEN 1993-01-27
Movie The Big Freeze Soup slurper 1993-11-17
Movie The Thief and the Cobbler Phido the Vulture (voice) 1993-09-23
Movie The Advocate Pincheon 1993-09-25
Movie Diên Biên Phu Howard Simpson 1992-03-04
Movie L'avvoltoio può attendere The Art Collector 1991-01-02
Series Julie Walters and Friends Doctor 1991-12-29
Movie Millions Ripa 1991-02-01
Movie Shadows and Fog Doctor 1991-12-05
Movie Edgar Allan Poe's Buried Alive Dr. Schaeffer 1990-11-03
Movie Women in Arms Dreyfuss 1990-01-01
Movie American Tiger Rev. Mortom 1990-05-17
Movie The House of Usher Walter Usher 1989-04-13
Movie River of Death Heinrich Spaatz 1989-09-29
Movie Casablanca Express Colonel Bats 1989-12-22
Movie Ten Little Indians Mr. Justice Lawrence Wargrave 1989-11-29
Movie Phantom of Death Inspector Datti 1988-03-11
Movie The Commander Henry Carlson 1988-04-28
Movie Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers Dr. Sam Loomis 1988-10-21
Movie Last Platoon Colonel B. Abrahams 1988-08-21
Movie The Great Escape II: The Untold Story Dr. Absalon 1988-11-05
Movie Vampire in Venice Don Alvise 1988-09-15
Movie Scoop Lord Copper 1987-04-26
Movie Basements Mr. Kidd (segment "The Room") 1987-05-12
Movie Specters Professor Lasky 1987-04-24
Movie Double Target 1987-06-11
Movie To Kill a Stranger Col. Kostik 1987-11-18
Movie Django Strikes Again Ben Gunn 1987-10-22
Movie Prince of Darkness Vater Loomis 1987-10-23
Movie Ground Zero Prosper Gaffney 1987-10-01
Movie Animali metropolitani Prof. Livingstone 1987-06-29
Movie Cobra Mission Father Lenoir 1986-07-31
Movie Phenomena Professor John McGregor 1985-01-25
Movie Reel Horror Axel MacGregor (archive footage) 1985-01-01
Movie Dario Argento's World of Horror Himself 1985-01-01
Series The Ray Bradbury Theater Unknown 1985-05-21
Movie Arch of Triumph Ivon Haake 1985-05-29
Movie Black Arrow Sir Oliver Oates 1985-10-09
Movie Nothing Underneath Commissario Danesi 1985-11-07
Movie Where Is Parsifal? 1985-07-19
Movie The Treasure of the Amazon Klaus von Blantz 1985-05-30
Movie Frankenstein's Great Aunt Tillie Victor Frankenstein / Baron Frankenstein 1984-01-01
Movie A Breed Apart J.P. Whittier 1984-06-01
Movie Terror in the Aisles Himself - Host 1984-10-26
Movie The Ambassador Minister Eretz 1984-05-23
Series Master of the Game Salomon Van der Merwe 1984-02-19
Movie Warrior of the Lost World Prossor 1983-01-01
Movie The Devonsville Terror Dr. Warley 1983-10-15
Series Amanda's Loomis 1983-02-10
Series Taggart The Dark Hermit - Satan 1983-09-06
Movie The Barchester Chronicles 1982-11-10
Series The Barchester Chronicles 1982-11-10
Movie Witness for the Prosecution Mr. Myers 1982-12-04
Movie Alone in the Dark Dr. Leo Bain 1982-11-12
Movie Halloween II Dr. Sam Loomis 1981-10-30
Movie The Monster Club Pickering, Chief of the B-Squad 1981-04-11
Movie Race for the Yankee Zephyr Gilbert Carson 1981-11-28
Movie Gold of the Amazon Women Clarence Blasko 1979-03-06
Series Mrs. Columbo Unknown 1979-02-26
Movie The Angry Man Albert Rumpelmayer 1979-03-14
Movie Jaguar Lives! General Villanova 1979-08-09
Series The French Atlantic Affair Max Dechambre 1979-11-15
Movie Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff Dr. Steiner 1979-04-13
Movie All Quiet on the Western Front Kantorek 1979-11-14
Movie Dracula Dr. Jack Seward 1979-07-20
Series The Dark Secret of Harvest Home 1978-01-23
Movie The Defection of Simas Kudirka Captain Vladimir Popov 1978-01-23
Movie Blood Relatives James Doniac 1978-02-01
Movie Tomorrow Never Comes Dr. Todd 1978-01-01
Movie The Dark Secret of Harvest Home 1978-01-23
Movie Halloween Dr. Sam Loomis 1978-10-25
Movie The Bastard Solomon Sholto 1978-05-22
Movie Power Play Blair 1978-11-01
Movie Last In, First Out Rothko 1978-08-30
Movie Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band B.D. Hoffler 1978-07-24
Movie Night Creature Axel MacGregor 1978-06-01
Series The Pink Medicine Show Clodius Flaucus 1978-06-09
Series Jesus of Nazareth Melchior 1977-01-06
Movie Telefon Nicolai Dalchimsky 1977-12-16
Movie The Uncanny Valentine De'ath (segment 3 "Hollywood 1936") 1977-08-24
Movie Oh, God! Doctor Harmon 1977-10-07
Movie Land of the Minotaur Father Roche 1976-08-11
Movie Meriel the Ghost Girl 1976-09-28
Movie Trial by Combat Sir Giles Marley 1976-08-31
Movie The Passover Plot Pontius Pilate 1976-10-01
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie I Don't Want to Be Born Dr. Finch 1975-01-01
Movie Escape to Witch Mountain Lucas Deranian 1975-03-21
Movie Hearts of the West A.J. Nietz 1975-10-08
Movie Journey Into Fear Kuvetli 1975-08-08
Series Playhouse Unknown 1974-03-13
Movie From Beyond the Grave Jim Underwood 1974-02-23
Movie Watch Out, We're Mad The Doctor 1974-03-29
Movie The Black Windmill Cedric Harper 1974-05-17
Movie Barry McKenzie Holds His Own Erich Count von Plasma 1974-12-12
Movie The Mutations Professor Nolter 1974-09-25
Movie House of the Damned Martin Zayas 1974-09-08
Movie The Spirit of Dark and Lonely Water The Spirit 1973-01-01
Movie Tales That Witness Madness Prof. R.C. Tremayne 1973-01-01
Movie The Rainbow Boys Ralph Logan 1973-03-27
Series Orson Welles' Great Mysteries Unknown 1973-09-01
Movie Death Line Insp. Calhoun 1972-01-01
Movie The Jerusalem File 1972-02-02
Movie Wedding in White Jim Dougall, Sr. 1972-10-20
Movie The Pied Piper The Baron 1972-12-27
Movie Innocent Bystanders Loomis 1972-09-01
Movie Henry VIII and His Six Wives Thomas Cromwell 1972-07-13
Series Elizabeth R President of the United States 1971-02-17
Series The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes Unknown 1971-09-20
Movie Kidnapped Ebenezer Balfour 1971-12-22
Series Columbo Unknown 1971-09-15
Movie Soldier Blue Isaac Q. Cumber 1970-08-12
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15
Movie The Madwoman of Chaillot The Prospector 1969-10-12
Movie Mr. Freedom Dr. Freedom 1969-01-09
Movie Creature of Comfort James Thorne 1968-01-01
Movie Trail of the Falcon Unknown 1968-06-21
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series Journey to the Unknown Himmler 1968-09-26
Movie The Night of the Generals General Kahlenberge 1967-01-29
Movie You Only Live Twice Ernst Stavro Blofeld 1967-06-12
Movie Will Penny Preacher Quint 1967-12-19
Movie Matchless Gregori Andreanu 1967-08-13
Movie Fantastic Voyage Dr. Michaels 1966-08-24
Movie The Nibelungs, Tale 1: Siegfried 1966-12-13
Movie Cul-de-sac George 1966-02-01
Movie The Hallelujah Trail 'Oracle' Jones 1965-06-23
Series Lost in Space Pere Dominic 1965-09-15
Series Thirty-Minute Theatre Unknown 1965-10-07
Series Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Melchior 1964-09-25
Movie Dr. Crippen Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen 1964-02-14
Series The Fugitive Unknown 1963-09-17
Movie The Caretaker Mac Davies / Bernard Jenkins 1963-07-01
Series Ready Steady Go! Barsad 1963-08-09
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1963-09-16
Series Espionage Unknown 1963-10-02
Movie Girls! Girls! Girls! Unknown 1962-11-21
Movie The Inspector Wolters 1962-05-24
Movie No Love for Johnnie Renfrew 1961-02-14
Movie The Wind of Change Pop 1961-03-01
Series The Wonderful World of Disney Unknown 1961-09-24
Movie Spare the Rod Mr. Jenkins 1961-05-23
Movie What a Carve Up Everett Sloane 1961-09-15
Movie The Flesh and the Fiends William Hare 1960-02-02
Movie Suspect Parsons, alias Bill Brown 1960-01-01
Movie The Shakedown Jessel Brown 1960-01-01
Movie The Battle of the Sexes Irwin Hoffman 1960-02-25
Movie Circus of Horrors Vanet 1960-04-01
Movie A Story of David Nabal 1960-12-01
Movie The Hands of Orlac Graham Coates 1960-12-01
Series Danger Man Unknown 1960-09-11
Movie Sons and Lovers Mr. Puppleworth 1960-08-29
Movie Hell Is a City Gus Hawkins 1960-04-10
Series One Step Beyond Unknown 1959-01-20
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1959-10-02
Movie Killers of Kilimanjaro Captain 1959-10-01
Movie Look Back in Anger Hurst 1959-05-28
Movie The Man in the Sky Crabtree 1957-01-24
Movie 1984 R. Parsons 1956-03-06
Movie The Black Tent Ali 1956-04-09
Movie Orders Are Orders Cpl. Martin (as Donald Plesance) 1954-10-01
Movie Nineteen Eighty-Four Syme 1954-12-12
Movie The Beachcomber Tromp 1954-08-10
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24