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Ian Richardson

Saturday, 7th April 1934 - Friday, 9th February 2007
Edinburgh
Scotland



Marat/Sade
Jean-Paul Marat
1966
Midsummer Night's Dream
Oberon
1968
Man of La Mancha
Padre
1972
Darwin Adventure
Captain Fitzroy
1972
Gawain and the Green Knight
Narrator
1973
Woman in White
Frederick Fairlie
1978
Gauguin - the Savage
Degas
1980
Sign of Four
Sherlock Holmes
1983
Hound of the Baskervilles
Sherlock Holmes
1983
Master of Ballantrae
Mr MacKellar
1984
Brazil
Mr. Warrenn
1985
Blunt: The Fourth Man
Anthony Blunt
1986
Whoops Apocalypse
Rear-Admiral Benish
1986
Cry Freedom
State Prosecutor
1987
Fourth Protocol
Sir Nigel Irvine
1987
Burning Secret
Mr. Tuchman
1988
Monsignor Quixote
Bishop of Motopo
1988
King of the Wind
Bey of Tunis
1989
Gravy Train
Michael Spearpoint
1990
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
Polonius
1990
Gravy Train Goes East
Michael Spearpoint
1991
Year of the Comet
Sir Mason Harwood
1992
Barbara Taylor Bradford's 'Remember'
Philip Rawlings
1993
M. Butterfly
Ambassador Toulon
1993
Dirty Weekend
Nimrod
1993
Foreign Affairs
Edwin
1993
Woman in White
Mr. Fairlie
1996
Canterville Ghost
Simon de Canterville
1997
BAPS
Manley
1997
Alice Through the Looking Glass
Wasp
1998
Dark City
Mr. Book
1998
Incognito
Turley (prosecutor)
1998
102 Dalmations
Mr Torte
2000
From Hell
Sir Charles Warren
2001
Joyeux Noël
L'évêque
2005
Greyfriars Bobby
Judge
2005
Hogfather
Death/Narrator (voice)
2006
Becoming Jane
Judge Langlois
2007

BBC Plays
Danton's Death
78
BBC Plays
The Lad Himself
79
BBC Plays
Passing Through
82
BBC Plays
Kisch Kisch
83
BBC Plays
A Voyage Around My Father
69
Theatre 625
All's Well That Ends Well
06/03/1968
Civilisation
Protest and Communication
Hamlet
03/30/1969
Plays of Today
A Voyage Round My Father
10/16/1969
Canterbury Tales
Part 1: The Pilgrims
10/23/1969
Play for Today
Sorry
Michael
11/21/1978
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
Return to the Circus
Bill Haydon
09/10/1979
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
Smiley Tracks the Mole
Bill Haydon
09/24/1979
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
How It All Fits Together
Bill Haydon
10/01/1979
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
Tinker Tailor
Bill Haydon
10/08/1979
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
Flushing Out the Mole
Bill Haydon
10/22/1979
Play for Today
A Cotswold Death
Insp. Anthony Arrowsmith
01/12/1982
Woman in White
Episode #1.1
Frederick Fairlie
04/14/1982
Woman in White
Episode #1.2
Frederick Fairlie
04/21/1982
Woman in White
Episode #1.3
Frederick Fairlie
04/28/1982
Woman in White
Episode #1.4
Frederick Fairlie
05/05/1982
Woman in White
Episode #1.5
Frederick Fairlie
05/12/1982
BBC Plays
Russian Night 1941
Tveritinov
10/23/1982
Porterhouse Blue
Episode #1.3
Sir Godber Evans
06/17/1987
Porterhouse Blue
Episode #1.4
Sir Godber Evans
06/24/1987
House of Cards
Episode #1.1
Francis Urquhart
11/18/1990
House of Cards
Episode #1.2
Francis Urquhart
11/25/1990
House of Cards
Episode #1.3
Francis Urquhart
12/02/1990
House of Cards
Episode #1.4
Francis Urquhart
12/09/1990
Gormenghast
Episode One
Lord Groan
01/17/2000
Gormenghast
Episode Two
Lord Groan
01/24/2000
Agatha Christie: Marple
The Body in the Library
Conway Jefferson
12/12/2004
Bleak House
Episode #1.1
Chancellor
10/27/2005
Bleak House
Episode #1.3
Chancellor
11/03/2005
Bleak House
Episode #1.5
Chancellor
11/10/2005
Bleak House
Episode #1.9
Chancellor
11/25/2005
Bleak House
Episode #1.15
Chancellor
12/16/2005




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