Jeremy Brett

Jeremy Brett
1933 - 1995

Jeremy Brett  British Actor


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Jeremy Brett was previously married to Joan Wilson and Anna Massey (1958 - 1964).

Jeremy Brett was in relationships with Paul Shenar (1973 - 1978) and Gary Bond (1969 - 1976).


British Actor Jeremy Brett was born Peter Jeremy William Huggins on 3rd November, 1933 in Berkswell Grange, Warwickshire, England, UK and passed away on 12th Sep 1995 London, England, UK aged 61. He is most remembered for Sherlock Holmes series. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Jeremy Brett is a member of the following lists: Bisexual male actors, 20th-century English male actors and English male musical theatre actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 9 years, 6 months 7 years, 9 months 6 years
Dating2 7 years 6 years 5 years
Total4 9 years, 6 months 6 years, 10 months 5 years


First Name Jeremy
Last Name Brett
Full Name at Birth Peter Jeremy William Huggins
Alternative Name Jeremy Huggins, Peter Jeremy William Huggins, Jeremy Brett
Age 61 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd November, 1933
Birthplace Berkswell Grange, Warwickshire, England, UK
Died 12th September, 1995
Place of Death London, England, UK
Cause of Death Heart Attack (iatrogenic congestive cardiac failure)
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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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 career spanned from stage, to television and film, to Shakespeare and musical theatre. He is also remembered for playing the besotted Freddie Eynsford-Hill in the Warner Bros. 1964 production of My Fair Lady.

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Jeremy Brett61 ScorpioActor
Joan Wilson56 ScorpioProducer
Paul Shenar53 AquariusActor
Gary Bond55 AquariusActor
Anna Massey73 LeoActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
CalebMaleJoan Wilson
RebeckaFemaleJoan Wilson
ChelseaFemaleAnna Massey
David Raymond William HugginsMale14th August, 195959 years oldAnna Massey


Moll Flanders1996Artist's FatherMovie
Mad Dogs and Englishmen1995Tony Vernon-SmithMovie
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes1994Sherlock HolmesTV Show
ITV Telethon1992Sherlock HolmesTV Show
The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes1991Sherlock HolmesTV Show
The Hound of the Baskervilles1988Sherlock HolmesTV Movie
The Sign of Four1987Sherlock HolmesTV Movie
The Return of Sherlock Holmes1986Sherlock HolmesTV Show
Deceptions1985Bryan FoxworthTV Movie
Florence Nightingale1985William NightingaleTV Movie
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes1984Sherlock HolmesTV Show
Morte d'Arthur1984King ArthurTV Movie
Number 101983William Pitt the YoungerTV Show
The Barretts of Wimpole Street1982Robert BrowningTV Movie
Madame X1981Dr. Terrence KeithTV Movie
Seagull Island1981David MalcolmTV Show
The Good Soldier1981Edward AshburnhamTV Movie
The Secret of Seagull Island1981David MalcolmMovie
Galactica 19801980Commander Xaviar, Lieutenant NashTV Show
Masterpiece Mystery1980Sherlock HolmesTV Show
Rebecca1979Maxim de WinterTV Show
Hart to Hart1979Mason ParksTV Show
The Medusa Touch1978Edward ParrishMovie
The Incredible Hulk1978James JoslinTV Show
Supernatural1977Mr. NightingaleTV Show
The Love Boat1977Ernest FinleyTV Show
Young Dan'l Boone1977LangfordTV Show
Piccadilly Circus1976HostTV Show
Twiggy1975TV Show
A Legacy1975Eduard MerzTV Show
The Prodigal Daughter1975Father DaleyTV Movie
Ten from the Twenties1975Willie EdwardesTV Show
Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill1974Count Karel KinskyTV Show
Haunted: The Ferryman1974Sheridan OwenTV Movie
Affairs of the Heart1974Captain YuleTV Show
The Merchant of Venice1973BassanioTV Movie
Thriller1973Peter TowerTV Show
A Picture of Katherine Mansfield1973Murry, The ManTV Show
Country Matters1972Captain BlaineTV Show
The Protectors1972KahanTV Show
Nicholas and Alexandra1971Movie
Solo1970ByronTV Show
The Champions1968The BeyTV Show
The Merry Widow1968Count Danilo DanilovitchTV Movie
For Amusement Only1968HenryTV Show
Kenilworth1967Edmund TressilianTV Show
The Three Musketeers1966D'ArtagnanTV Show
Mystery and Imagination1966Sir John MaltraversTV Show
The Baron1966Jeff WalkerTV Show
Chopin and George Sand - The Creative Years1966ChopinTV Movie
Jackanory1965StorytellerTV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965Basil Hallward, Berowne, George, Duke of BristolTV Show
Knock on Any Door1965DavidTV Show
My Fair Lady1964Freddy Eynsford-HillMovie
Theatre 6251964Giacomo Casanova, VilliersTV Show
Act of Reprisal1964Harvey FreemanMovie
The Model Murder Case1963Jordan BarkerMovie
The Very Edge1963Mullen - The IntruderMovie
Young and Willing1962Andrew GilbyMovie
Dinner with the Family1962JacquesTV Movie
The Ghost Sonata1962The StudentTV Movie
The Bacchae1962DionysusTV Show
Thirty Minute Theatre1962TV Show
Beauty and the Beast1961The PrinceTV Show
"Hallmark Hall of Fame" Macbeth (II)1960MalcolmTV Movie
BBC Sunday-Night Play1960Julian BennettTV Show
Saturday Playhouse1958Nigel LorraineTV Show
Theatre Night1957RoderickTV Show
War and Peace1956Nikolai RostovMovie
Armchair Theatre1956Dorian Gray, Plinio Ceccho, Sergio RovinoTV Show
ITV Play of the Week1955Maxime, Pascal, ToninoTV Show
Svengali1954Pierre (uncredited)Movie
Producers' Showcase1954ParisTV Show
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950Freddie Perkins, Wilfred KirbyTV 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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