Nicholas Courtney  British Actor

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Nicholas Courtney passed away on 22nd Feb 2011 aged 81.


Nicholas Courtney is a 81 year old British Actor. Born William Nicholas Stone Courtney on 16th December, 1929 in Cairo, Egypt, he is famous for The Brigadier on "Doctor Who" in a career that spans 1957–2009. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Nicholas Courtney is a member of the following lists: Male actors from London, English male voice actors and English male film actors.


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Ian Levine: Downtime Redux2013Brigadier Alistair Gordon Lethbridge-StewartMovie
Doctor Who: The Companion Chronicles2012Brigadier Lethbridge-StewartMovie
Incendiary2008Archbishop of CanterburyMovie
The Sarah Jane Adventures2007Brigadier Sir Alistair Lethbridge-StewartTV Show
Doctor Who: Death Comes to Time2002The BrigadierMovie
Doctors2000Edmund BlackTV Show
Sir Bernard's Stately Homes1999Senior PolicemanTV Show
Harry Hill1997Brigadier Lethbridge-StewartTV Show
Satellite City1996English StanTV Show
Doctor Who: Dimensions in Time1993Brigadier Lethbridge-StewartShort Film
Bullseye!1990Sir HughMovie
French Fields1989MarquisTV Show
Wartime1987Brigadier Lethbridge-StewartShort Film
Casualty1986Claude DevignyTV Show
Yes, Prime Minister1986Police CommissionerTV Show
Jenny's War1985Medical OfficerTV Movie
Screen One1985Tim AylingTV Show
To Catch a King1984de OliveiraTV Movie
The Bill1984Dr. Nigel BotterillTV Show
The Brief1984PresidentTV Show
Then Churchill Said to Me1982Lt. Col. Robin WithertonTV Show
Only Fools and Horses....1981CharlesTV Show
Barriers1980Henri BeauvoirTV Show
Juliet Bravo1980Superintendent AustinTV Show
Sink or Swim1980Bank ManagerTV Show
Watch This Space1980TV Show
Minder1979Raymond WilkinsTV Show
Shelley1979Bank ManagerTV Show
All Creatures Great and Small1978Paul CotterellTV Show
The Law Centre1978RenfrewTV Show
The Galton & Simpson Playhouse1977Bronzed ManTV Show
Undercovers Hero1974French Intelligence Officer (uncredited)Movie
Endless Night1972Second Auctioneer (uncredited)Movie
Whodunnit?1972Peter HampshireTV Show
Jason King1971Dr. StraymamTV Show
The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes1971Hutchinson HatchTV Show
The Two Ronnies1971Dickie ChapmanTV Show
Take a Girl Like You1970Panel ChairmanMovie
Doomwatch1970PhillipTV Show
Journey to the Far Side of the Sun1969Medical Data Analyst (uncredited)Movie
My Partner the Ghost1969MaxTV Show
The Main Chance1969James HardingTV Show
The Champions1968Doctor FarleyTV Show
Callan1967David ForbesTV Show
Sword of Honour1967FreemantleTV Show
The Brides of Fu Manchu1966Sergeant (uncredited)Movie
Softly Softly1966DavidsonTV Show
The Informer1966Henry LeasonTV Show
Watch the Birdies1966Bill PageTV Movie
Intrigue1966BensonTV Show
The Man in Room 171965GillesTV Show
Riviera Police1965Harvey BrooksTV Show
The Wednesday Play1964HusbandTV Show
Theatre 6251964FreemantleTV Show
Victoria Regina1964TudorTV Show
Doctor Who1963Brigadier Lethbridge StewartTV Show
The Indian Tales of Rudyard Kipling1963Captain NotleyTV Show
Little Big Business, A1963TV Show
Sergeant Cork1963HussTV Show
The Saint1962Alain, PolicemanTV Show
The Avengers1961Captain Gifford, Captain LegrosTV Show
Looking About1961King Charles IITV Show
No Hiding Place1959Mark NormanTV Show
Escape1957TV Show
Armchair Theatre1956AlexTV Show
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    William Nicholas Stone Courtney (16 December 1929 – 22 February 2011) was an English actor, most famous for playing Brigadier Alistair Gordon Lethbridge-Stewart in the British science fiction television series Doctor Who....

    First Name Nicholas
    Last Name Courtney
    Full Name at Birth William Nicholas Stone Courtney
    Age 81 (age at death) years
    Birthday 16th December, 1929
    Birthplace Cairo, Egypt
    Died 22nd February, 2011
    Place of Death London, England, UK
    Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
    Build Average
    Hair Color Grey
    Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality British
    Occupation Text Actor
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame The Brigadier on "Doctor Who"
    Year(s) Active 1957–2009
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