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Ronald Pickup

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Ronald Pickup

English actor who has been active in television and film since 1964 add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1940.

Countries: United Kingdom (63%), United States (13%), (8%)

Main connections: Judi Dench, Celia Imrie, Penelope Wilton

 

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Ronald Pickup was born in 1940 add something

 

"'Ronald Alfred Pickup"' is an English actor who has been active in television and film since 1964 add something


1964

His television work began with an episode during the first series of "Doctor Who" in 1964, for which he was paid £30 add something


1973

In 1973 he appeared in "The Day of the Jackal" add something

 

In 1973, he starred in the BBC drama series "The Dragon's Opponent", playing a World War II bomb disposal expert add something


1978

Pickup played one of the Prussian Agents conspiring to blow up the Houses of Parliament in The Thirty Nine Steps The 1978 version was directed by Don Sharp and starred Robert Powell as Hannay, Karen Dotrice as Alex, John Mills as Colonel Scudder add something


1979

He played Lt. Harford in "Zulu Dawn" in 1979, portrayed Igor Stravinsky in "Nijinsky" in 1980, Prince John in "Ivanhoe" in 1982, and Friedrich Nietzsche in "Wagner" , Hello Einstein add something

 

Pickup played Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury in the 1979 BBC & Time-Life film of Shakespeare's "Henry VIII" add something


1982

In 1982 Pickup had the starring role as composer Giuseppe Verdi in the acclaimed "The Life of Verdi", written and directed by Renato Castellani add something


1983

In 1983 he appeared opposite Penelope Keith in "Moving" add something


1987

Fortunes of War - Pickup portrayed Prince Yakimov, a hapless, down-at-heel Russo-British aristocrat, opposite Emma Thompson and Kenneth Branagh in the 1987 BBC miniseries Fortunes of War add something


1988

He was seen in the 1988 miniseries "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe", on BBC, as the voice of Aslan, and in 1990 he starred in the short lived sit-com, "Not with a Bang" add something


1989

He provided the voice for Aslan in the BBC's adaptation of the "Chronicles of Narnia" and starred opposite Judi Dench in the 1989 Channel 4 serial "Behaving Badly" add something

 

In 1989 he played Captain Lancaster, a very strict teacher in Danny, the Champion of the World add something


1995

John Caird (director) - Caird's television work includes his own adaptation of Shakespeare's plays "Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2" for the BBC's performance series in 1995, starring David Calder, Ronald Pickup, Rufus Sewell, Jonathan Firth, Elizabeth Spriggs, Simon McBurney, Jane Horrocks and Paul Eddington amongst others


 

He was nominated for a 1998 Laurence Olivier Theatre award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role of 1997 for his performance in "Amy's View" add something


2004

In 2004, he appeared in the movie "Secret Passage" alongside John Turturro add something

 

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - The screenplay, written by Ol Parker, was based on the 2004 novel "These Foolish Things", by Deborah Moggach, and features an ensemble cast consisting of Judi Dench, Celia Imrie, Bill Nighy, Ronald Pickup, Maggie_Smith, Tom Wilkinson and Penelope Wilton, as a group of British pensioners moving to a retirement hotel in India, run by the young and eager Sonny, played by Dev Patel


2005

In 2005, he had a supporting role in the family-based film, "The Adventures of Greyfriars Bobby" add something


2009

Between March and August 2009, he starred as Lucky in Sean Mathias' production of "Waiting for Godot" by Samuel Beckett opposite Sir Ian McKellen , Patrick Stewart and Simon Callow add something

 

Simon Callow - Between March and August 2009, he starred as Pozzo in Sean Mathias's production of "Waiting for Godot" by Samuel Beckett opposite Sir Ian McKellen , Sir Patrick Stewart and Ronald Pickup


2010

In February 2010 he appeared as 'Pegleg' in the BBC's period drama "Lark Rise to Candleford" add something


2011

In 2011, he was one of the main characters in "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" add something

 

Judi Dench - In 2011, Dench reunited with director John Madden on the set of the comedy-drama "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" , starring an ensemble cast consisting of Celia Imrie, Bill Nighy, Ronald Pickup, Maggie_Smith, Tom Wilkinson and Penelope Wilton as a group of British pensioners moving to a retirement hotel in India, run by the young and eager Sonny, played by Dev Patel


2012

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - In 2012, he played one of the main characters, bachelor Norman Cousins, in "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" add something

 

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - It is the sequel to the 2012 sleeper hit film "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and features an ensemble cast consisting of stars Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Celia Imrie, Penelope Wilton, Ronald Pickup, Diana Hardcastle, Tamsin Greig, Tena Desae, Dev Patel, Lillete Dubey, David Strathairn and Richard Gere


2013

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - On 28 October 2013 "Radio Times" stated that Penelope Wilton confirmed the cast, including Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Ronald Pickup and Celia Imrie, would return for the sequel, set to start filming in January 2014


2015

He reprised the role in the sequel, "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel", released in 2015 add something


2016

In 2016, he played the role of the Archbishop of Canterbury in the Netflix series "The Crown" add something


2017

In the 2017 film "Darkest Hour", Pickup portrays Neville Chamberlain, Prime Minister of Great Britain in his last days, as he cedes power to Winston Churchill in the early months of World War ll add something