DONALD PLEASENCE'S TELEVISION CREDITS




Donald Pleasence in COLUMBO: Any Old Port In A Storm




Follow the links for more information on each of Pleasence's television credits.

If any corrections and/or additions (years, character names, etc.) are needed,
please e-mail me.




TELEVISION FILMS:


I WANT TO BE A DOCTOR (1946).....?


NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR (1954).....B. Syme


ONE (1956).....Burden


MAN IN A MOON (1957).....?


NO FLAGS FOR GEEBANG (1958).....?


THE SCARF (1959).....?


A HOUSE OF HIS OWN (1959).....?


THE TRAITOR (1959).....Caypor


THE MILLIONAIRESS (1959).....?


THE SILK PURSE (1959).....?


SMALL FISH ARE SWEET (1959).....?


MR. BROWNE COMES HOME (1959).....?


DOUBLE INDEMNITY (1960).....Keyes


MACHINAL (1960).....?


THE CUPBOARD (1960).....Fred Watson


THE HORSEMASTERS (1961).....Captain Pinski
.....Aka: THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY: "The Horsemasters"


MISALIANCE (1962).....?


THE BANDSTAND (1964).....Timpany


AMBROSE (1965).....?


THE HEAD WAITER (1966).....Mr. Buckle


TASTE (1967).....?


THE GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT (1967).....?


CALL ME DADDY (1967).....Benjamin Hoffman


THE NEWS-BENDERS (1968).....J.G.


PINTER PEOPLE (1969).....Voice


THE FELL SERGEANT (1970).....Sergeant Hurby


THE FOXTROT (1971).....Tom


SKIN DEEP (1971).....Gerry Muddiman


JULIUS CAESAR (1971).....Julius Caesar


DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE (1973).....Fred Smudge


COLUMBO: "Any Old Port in a Storm" (1973).....Adrian Carsini
.....Aka: TENENTE COLOMBO: "L'uomo dell'anno"


THE JOKE (1974).....Bendel


THE CAFETERIA (1974).....Aaron


OCCUPATIONS (1974).....Kabak


THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO (1975).....Danglars
.....Aka: IL CONTE DI MONTECRISTO (Italian title)


MERIEL, THE GHOST GIRL (1976).....George Livingston


HINDLE WAKES (1976).....Nat Jeffcote


GOLDENROD (1977).....John Tyler Jones
.....Aka: GLORY DAYS (British video title)


THE DEFECTION OF SIMAS KUDIRKA (1978).....Captain Vladimir Popov


DARK SECRET OF HARVEST HOME (1978).....Narrator


THE BASTARD (1978).....Solomon Sholto
.....Aka: THE KENT CHRONICLES
.....Aka: KENT FAMILY CHRONICLES


UBU ROI (1978).....Ubu


GOLD OF THE AMAZON WOMEN (1979).....Clarence Blasko
.....Aka: AMAZON WOMEN
.....Aka: LE 7 CITTA' D'ORO (Italian title)
.....Aka: QUEST FOR THE SEVEN CITIES


BETTER LATE THAN NEVER (1979).....Colonel Riddle
.....Aka: IL GIORNO IN CUI VOLERANNO LE ALLODOLE (Italian title)


ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FONT (1979).....Kantorek
.....Aka: NIENTE DI NUOVO SUL FRONTE OCCIDENTALE (Italian title)


GHOST SONATA (1980).....?


BLADE ON THE FEATHER (1980).....Professor Jason Cavendish
.....Aka: DEEP COVER


COMPUTERCIDE (1982).....George Dettler
.....Aka: THE FINAL EYE


WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION (1982).....Mr. Myers
.....Aka: TESTIMONE D'ACCUSA (Italian title)


THE FALKLANDS FACTOR (1983).....Dr. Samuel Johnson


BLACK ARROW (1985).....Sir Oliver Oates


THE CORSICAN BROTHERS (1984).....Chancellor
.....Aka: LA VENDETTA DEI FRATELLI CORSI (Italian title)


ARCH OF TRIUMPH (1985).....Haake
.....Aka: ARCO DI TRIONFO (Italian title)


ONORA IL PADRE (1986).....Aldo Rossi
.....Aka: HONOR THY FATHER (British title)


SCOOP (1987).....Lord Copper


THE ROOM (1987).....Mr. Kidd
.....Aka: BASEMENTS
.....Aka: LA STANZA (Italian title)


THE GREAT ESCAPE II: THE UNTOLD STORY (1988).....Absalon
.....Aka: LA GRANDE FUGA 2: LA STORIA MAI RACCONTATA (Italian title)


DONNE ARMATE (1990).....Dreyfuss
.....Aka: WOMEN IN ARMS


MOI, GENERAL DE GAULLE... (1990).....Winston Churchill


L'AVVOLTOIO PUO ATTENDERE (1991).....The Art Collector
.....Aka: DIE GEIER WARTEN SCHON (German title)
.....Aka: THE VULTURE IS A PATIENT BIRD (English title)


GUINEVERE (1994).....Merlin
.....Aka: BOUND IN BLOOD (Australian video title)
.....Aka: MERLIN


SAFE HAVEN (1994).....The Sailor


TELEVISION MINI-SERIES CAREER:


THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK (1967).....Mr. Dusseli


JESUS OF NAZARETH (1977).....Melchior
.....Aka: GESU' DI NAZARETH (Italian title)


CENTENNIAL: "The Wagon and the Elephant" (1978).....Samuel Purchase


THE FRENCH ATLANTIC AFFAIR (1979).....Max Dechambre
.....Aka: IL TRANSATLANTICO DELLA PURA (Italian title)


THE BARCHESTER CHRONICLES (1982).....Reverend Septimus Harding
.....Aka: BARCHESTER TOWERS


MASTER OF THE GAME (1984).....Salamon Van Der Merwe
.....Aka: LA PADRONA DEL GIOCO (Italian title)


NASO DI CANE (1986).....?
.....Aka: CAMORRA KILLER
.....Aka: HIT MAN


SIGNS AND WONDERS (1995).....Cornelius Van Damm



TELEVISION SERIES:


THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD (1956).....Prince John
.....Aka: ROBIN HOOD

(Click here for a complete episode list!)


ARMCHAIR MYSTERY THEATRE (1960).....[Producer]


TELEVISION SERIES (GUEST APPERANCES):


SOMERSET MAUGHAM STORIES (SMS): "Episode" (1960).....?


DANGER MAN: "Position of Trust" (1961).....Aldrich


DANGER MAN: "Find and Return" (1961).....Nikolides


ALCOA PRESENTS: "The Confession" (1961).....Harvey Laurence
.....Aka: ONE STEP BEYOND: "The Confession"


THE TWILIGHT ZONE: "Changing of the Guard" (1962).....Professor Ellis Fowler


THE OUTER LIMITS: "The Man With the Power" (1963).....Professor Harold J. Finley


ESPIONAGE: "The Liberators" (1964).....Escalon


THE DEFENDERS: "Fire of the Mind" (1965).....Dr. Byron Saul


THE FUGITIVE: "With Strings Attached" (1966).....Max Pfeiffer


THE RIVALS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES: "The Horse of the Invisible" (1971).....Carnacki: The Ghost Hunter


HAWAII FIVE-O: "The Ninety-Second War" (1972).....Hans Vogler


ORSON WELLES GREAT MYSTERIES: "Captain Rogers" (1973)......Cawser


CELEBRITY COOKS (1975).....Guest


MRS. COLUMBO: "Murder is a Parlor Game" (1979).....Chief Inspector Ian A. Morly


DICK TURPIN: "The Greatest Adventure" (1981).....Ignasius Slake
.....Aka: DICK TURPIN: LADRO GENTILUOMO (Italian title)


SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (10/31/1981).....Guest Host


THE RAY BRADBURY THEATER: "Punishment Without Crime" (1988).....George William Hill


MISS MARPLE: "A Caribbean Mystery" (1989).....Jason Rafiel


LOVEJOY: "The Prague Sun" (1992).....Karel Redl


OTHER TELEVISION CREDITS:

(I am unsure what order and category these belong in.)



FATE AND MR. BROWNE (19??).....?


THE HATCHET MAN (19??).....?


OMNIBUS (19??).....?








Special thanks to Ivan Zingariello for providing the Italian titles!

Photo courtesy of Tim Murphy

Photo 1973 UNIVERSAL STUDIOS. All Rights Reserved.

Title and logo designed by Karen Rappaport




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