Jeremy Brett

Jeremy Brett
1933 - 1995

Jeremy Brett  British Actor


Jeremy Brett (born Peter Jeremy William Huggins; 3 November 1933 – 12 September 1995), was an English actor, probably best known for playing fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in four Granada TV series from 1984 to 1994 in all 41 episodes. His caree...

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship9 yrs
Shortest Relationship5 yrs
Average Relationship Length6 yrs, 9 mths
First Name Jeremy
Last Name Brett
Full Name at Birth Peter Jeremy William Huggins
Alternative Name Jeremy Huggins
Age 61 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd November, 1933
Birthplace Warwickshire, England, UK
Died 12th September, 1995
Place of Death London, England, UK
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Sherlock Holmes series
Year(s) Active 1954 - 1995, 1954–95
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Moll Flanders1996 Artist's Father Movie
Mad Dogs and Englishmen1995 Tony Vernon-Smith Movie
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes1994 Sherlock Holmes TV Show
ITV Telethon1992 Sherlock Holmes TV Show
The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes1991 Sherlock Holmes TV Show
The Hound of the Baskervilles1988 Sherlock Holmes TV Movie
The Sign of Four1987 Sherlock Holmes TV Movie
The Return of Sherlock Holmes1986 Sherlock Holmes TV Show
Deceptions1985 Bryan Foxworth TV Movie
Florence Nightingale1985 William Nightingale TV Movie
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes1984 Sherlock Holmes TV Show
Morte d'Arthur1984 King Arthur TV Movie
Number 101983 William Pitt the Younger TV Show
The Barretts of Wimpole Street1982 Robert Browning TV Movie
Madame X1981 Dr. Terrence Keith TV Movie
Seagull Island1981 David Malcolm TV Show
The Good Soldier1981 Edward Ashburnham TV Movie
The Secret of Seagull Island1981 Movie
Galactica 19801980 Xaviar TV Show
Masterpiece Mystery1980 Sherlock Holmes TV Show
Rebecca1979 Maxim de Winter TV Movie
Hart to Hart1979 Mason Parks TV Show
The Medusa Touch1978 Parrish Movie
The Incredible Hulk1978 James Joslin TV Show
Supernatural1977 Mr. Nightingale TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Ernest Finley TV Show
Young Dan'l Boone1977 Langford TV Show
Piccadilly Circus1976 Host TV Show
Twiggy1975 TV Show
A Legacy1975 Eduard Merz TV Show
The Prodigal Daughter1975 Father Daley TV Movie
Ten from the Twenties1975 Willie Edwardes TV Show
Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill1974 Count Karel Kinsky TV Show
Haunted: The Ferryman1974 Sheridan Owen TV Movie
Affairs of the Heart1974 Captain Yule TV Show
The Merchant of Venice1973 Bassanio TV Movie
Thriller1973 Peter Tower TV Show
A Picture of Katherine Mansfield1973 John Middleton Murry TV Show
Country Matters1972 Captain Blaine TV Show
The Protectors1972 Kahan TV Show
Nicholas and Alexandra1971 Movie
Solo1970 Byron TV Show
The Champions1968 The Bey TV Show
The Merry Widow1968 Count Danilo Danilovitch TV Movie
For Amusement Only1968 Henry TV Show
Kenilworth1967 Edmund Tressilian TV Show
The Three Musketeers1966 D'Artagnan TV Show
Mystery and Imagination1966 Sir John Maltravers TV Show
The Baron1966 Jeff Walker TV Show
Chopin and George Sand - The Creative Years1966 Chopin TV Movie
Jackanory1965 Storyteller TV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965 Basil Hallward TV Show
Knock on Any Door1965 David TV Show
My Fair Lady1964 Freddy Eynsford-Hill Movie
Theatre 6251964 Giacomo Casanova TV Show
Act of Reprisal1964 Harvey Freeman Movie
The Model Murder Case1963 Jordan Barker Movie
The Very Edge1963 Mullen (The Intruder) Movie
Young and Willing1962 Andrew Gilby Movie
Dinner with the Family1962 TV Movie
The Ghost Sonata1962 The Student TV Movie
The Bacchae1962 Dionysus TV Show
Beauty and the Beast1961 The Prince TV Show
BBC Sunday-Night Play1960 Julian Bennett TV Show
Saturday Playhouse1958 Nigel Lorraine TV Show
Theatre Night1957 Roderick Movie
War and Peace1956 Nikolai Rostov Movie
Armchair Theatre1956 Dorian Gray TV Show
ITV Play of the Week1955 Tonino, Pascal, Maxime TV Show
Svengali1954 Pierre (uncredited) Movie
Producers' Showcase1954 Paris TV Show
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950 Wilfred Kirby TV Show
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janSep 4, 2007

I dont think amyone else could have played Sherlock Holmes in the style and manner that Jeremy Brett portrayed, his demena and mannerism`s where brulliant !

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