Tom Courtenay

25 Feb 1937


Sir Thomas Daniel "Tom" Courtenay (born 25 February 1937) is an English actor who came to prominence in the early 1960s with a succession of films including The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962), Billy Liar (1963), and Dr. Zhivago (1965). Since the mid-1960s he has been known primarily for his work in the theatre. Courtenay received a knighthood in February 2001 for forty years' service to cinema and theatre. Courtenay is the President of Hull City A.F.C.'s Official Supporters Club. In 1999, he was awarded an honorary doctorate by Hull University.


Filmography (30 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···The Queen's Corgi
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as The Duke of Edinburgh (voice))
(movie, 2018)
···King of Thieves
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Kenny Collins)
Genre: Romance, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Eben Ramsey)
(movie, 2016)
···The Legend of Barney Thomson
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Chief Superintendent McManaman)
(movie, 2016)
···Dad's Army
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lance Corporal Jones)
(movie, 2015)
···45 Years
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Geoff Mercer)
(movie, 2013)
···Night Train to Lisbon
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Joao Eca)
(movie, 2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as The Major)
(movie, 2012)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Reginald Paget)
(movie, 2007)
···The Golden Compass
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Farder Coram)
(movie, 2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Leonard Morrison)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joe McGill)
(movie, 2001)
···Last Orders
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Vic)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Harold Smith)
(movie, 1998)
···A Rather English Marriage
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Roy Southgate)
(movie, 1996)
···The Boy from Mercury
Role: Actor (as Uncle Tony Cronin)
(movie, 1991)
···Let Him Have It
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as William Bentley)
(movie, 1991)
···Poslední motýl
Genre: Drama, War, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Antoine Moreau)
(movie, 1983)
···The Dresser
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Norman)
(movie, 1973)
···I Heard the Owl Call My Name
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mark Brian)
(movie, 1971)
···To Catch a Spy
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Baxter Clarke)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ivan Denisovich)
(movie, 1967)
···The Night of the Generals
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Cpl. Hartmann)
(movie, 1967)
···The Day the Fish Came Out
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as The Navigator)
(movie, 1965)
···Doctor Zhivago
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Pasha Antipov · Strelnikov)
(movie, 1965)
···King Rat
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Grey)
(movie, 1965)
···Operation Crossbow
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Robert Henshaw)
(movie, 1964)
···King & Country
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Pvt. Arthur Hamp)
(movie, 1963)
···Billy Liar
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as William Terrence 'Billy' Fisher)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Colin Smith)