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Timothy Dalton
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Dalton in 1987
Born
Timothy Peter Dalton

21 March 1946 (1946-03-21) (age 73)
Occupation Actor
Years active 1967–present
Known for James Bond, Alexei Volkoff
Home town Belper, Derbyshire, England, UK
Children Alexander Dalton

Timothy Peter Dalton (born 21 March 1946) is a Welsh-born British actor. He is famous for playing fictional spy James Bond in two movies in 1987 and 1989. He also voiced the hedgehog Mr. Pricklepants in Toy Story 3.

National identity

His father was English and his mother was an American of Italian and Irish descent. He has, in the past, identified himself as Welsh and as English.

Personal life

Dalton has one son, Alexander (born 7 August 1997), by Russian musician Oksana Grigorieva. He was in a relationship with English actress Vanessa Redgrave (with whom he appeared in the 1971 film Mary, Queen of Scots) between 1971 and 1986. Dalton is a Manchester City F.C. supporter. He is often seen at the City of Manchester Stadium to watch his team play. Dalton remains unmarried.

Filmography

Movies

Year Title Role Notes
1968 The Lion in Winter Philip II Film debut
1970 Wuthering Heights Heathcliff
1970 Cromwell Prince Rupert
1970 The Voyeur Mark
1971 Mary, Queen of Scots Henry – Lord Darnley Met Vanessa Redgrave during making of film
1975 Permission to Kill Charles Lord
1978 Sextette Sir Michael Barrington
1978 The Man Who Knew Love Juan di Dios
1979 Agatha Col. Archibald Christie
1980 Flash Gordon Prince Barin
1981 Chanel Solitaire Boy Capel
1985 The Doctor and the Devils Doctor Thomas Rock
1987 The Living Daylights James Bond First Bond film
1988 Hawks Bancroft
1989 Brenda Starr Basil St. John Shot in 1986 before The Living Daylights[1]
1989 Licence to Kill James Bond Final Bond film
1990 The King's Whore Le Roi Vittorio Amadeo
1991 The Rocketeer Neville Sinclair
1993 Naked in New York Elliot Price
1996 Salt Water Moose Lester Parnell
1997 The Beautician and the Beast Boris Pochenko
1997 The Informant DCI Rennie
1999 Made Men Sheriff Dex Drier
1999 The Reef Charles Darrow
1999 Cleopatra Julius Caesar
2000 Time Share (alt. title Bitter Suite) Matthew "Matt" Farragher
2001 American Outlaws Allan Pinkerton
2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action Damien Drake
2006 Tales from Earthsea Ged/Sparrowhawk Voice only
2007 Hot Fuzz Simon Skinner
2010 Toy Story 3 Mr. Pricklepants Voice only
2010 The Tourist Chief Inspector Jones
2011 Hawaiian Vacation Mr. Pricklepants Short film
Voice only
2011 Small Fry Mr. Pricklepants Short film
Voice only
2012 Tinker Bell: Secret of the Wings Lord Milori
Voice only

Television

  • Sat'day While Sunday (TV series) (1967) .... Peter
  • The Three Princes (TV) (1968) ...Ahmed
  • Judge Dee: A Place of Great Evil (TV) (1969)
  • Play of the Month: Five Finger Exercise (TV) (1970)
  • Play of the Month: Candida (TV) (1971)
  • Centennial (TV miniseries) (1978) .... Oliver Seccombe
  • The Flame Is Love (TV) (1979) .... Marquis de Guaita
  • Charlie's Angels: Fallen Angel (TV) (1979) .... Damien Roth
  • Antony and Cleopatra (TV) (1983) .... Mark Antony
  • Jane Eyre (TV miniseries) (1983) .... Edward Fairfax Rochester
  • Mistral's Daughter (TV miniseries) (1984) .... Perry Kilkullen
  • The Master of Ballantrae (TV) (1984) .... Col. Francis Burke
  • Florence Nightingale (TV) (1985) .... Richard Milnes
  • Faerie Tale Theatre: The Emperor's New Clothes (TV) (1985) (voice)
  • Sins (TV miniseries) (1986) .... Edmund Junot
  • Tales from the Crypt: Werewolf Concerto (TV) (1992) .... Lokai
  • Framed (TV) (1992) .... Eddie Myers
  • In the Wild: In Search of Wolves (TV) (1993) ...Host
  • Lie Down with Lions (aka Red Eagle) (TV) (1994) .... Jack Carver
  • Scarlett (TV miniseries) (1994) .... Rhett Butler
  • Stories from My Childhood (TV) (1998) (voice) .... Prince Guidon
  • ESU Emergency Services Unit (TV) (1998) (voice) ...Narrator
  • Cleopatra (TV) (1999) .... Julius Caesar
  • Possessed (TV) (2000) .... Fr. Willam Bowdern
  • Dunkirk (TV) (2004) .... Narrator
  • Hercules (TV) (2005) .... Amphitryon
  • Marple: The Sittaford Mystery (TV) (2006) .... Clive Trevelyan
  • Unknown Sender: If You're Seeing This Tape... (Strike.TV) (2008) ...Miles
  • Doctor Who (TV) (2009—2010) .... Lord President of the Time Lords (Rassilon) / The Narrator
  • Chuck (2010—2011) .... Alexei Volkoff/Hartley Winterbottom

Audiobook narration

Novels by "Benjamin Black" (pseudonym of John Banville):

  • "Christine Falls" (2007) AudioRenaissance
  • "The Silver Swan" (2008) Macmillan Audio
  • "Elegy for April" (2010) Macmillan Audio

Stage work

  • Coriolanus, National Youth Theatre, Queen's Theatre, London (1964)
  • A Game Called Arthur, Royal Court Theatre (1966) ... Arthur
  • Little Malcolm And His Struggle Against The Eunuchs, National Youth Theatre, Royal Court Theatre, London (1966) ... Malcolm
  • The Merchant of Venice, Birmingham Repertory Theatre (1966)
  • Richard III, Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Birmingham, England (1966) ... title role
  • As You Like It, Birmingham Repertory Theatre (1966)
  • Love's Labour's Lost, Birmingham Repertory Theatre (1966)
  • The Doctor's Dilemma, Birmingham Repertory Theatre (1966)
  • St. Joan, Birmingham Repertory Theatre (1966)
  • A Game Called Arthur, Theatre Upstairs, London (1971) ... Arthur
  • Macbeth, Hawaii production (1971) ... title role
  • King Lear, Prospect Theatre Company, Aldwych Theatre, London (1972) ... Edgar
  • Love's Labour's Lost, Prospect Theatre Company, Aldwych Theatre (1972) ... Berowne
  • Henry V (1972)
  • Romeo and Juliet, Prospect Theatre Company, Aldwych Theatre (1972–73)
  • Romeo and Juliet, Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, England (1973) ... Romeo
  • Love's Labour's Lost, Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Shakespeare Theatre (1973)
  • Henry IV, Part 1, Prospect Theatre Company, Round House Theatre, London (1974) ... Hal, Prince of Wales
  • Henry IV, Part 2, Prospect Theatre Company, Round House Theatre, London (1974) ... Hal, Prince of Wales
  • Henry V, Prospect Theatre Company, Round House Theatre (1974) ... Henry V
  • The Samaritan, Shaw Theatre, London (1975) ... Bob
  • The Vortex, Greenwich Theatre, London (1975) ... Nicky Lancaster
  • Black Comedy, Dolphin Theatre Company, Shaw Theatre (1976) ... Harold Gorringe
  • White Lies, Dolphin Theatre Company, Shaw Theatre (1976) ... Tom
  • The Lunatic, the Lover, and Poet, Old Vic Theatre Company, London (1977) ... Lord Byron
  • The Romans, New Mermaid Theatre, London (1977) ... Marc Antony
  • Antony and Cleopatra (1981)
  • Henry IV, Part 1, Royal Shakespeare Company, Barbican Centre Theatre, London (1982) ... Hotspur
  • Henry IV, Part 2, Royal Shakespeare Company, Barbican Centre Theatre, London (1982) ... Hotspur
  • Antony and Cleopatra, Theatre Clwyd, Mold, Wales, then Haymarket Theatre, London (1986) ... Antony
  • The Taming of the Shrew, Theatre Clwyd, then Haymarket Theatre (1986) ... Petruchio
  • A Touch of the Poet, Young Vic Theatre, London, then Haymarket Theatre (1988) ... Cornelius Melody
  • Love Letters, Canon Theatre, Beverly Hills, CA (1991) ... Andrew Makepeace Ladd III
  • Peter and the Wolf (staged reading), Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles (1994) ... narrator
  • Star Crossed Lovers (1998)
  • His Dark Materials, National Theatre Company, Laurence Olivier Theatre, London (2003–04) ... Lord Asriel

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