Nigel Hawthorne

Nigel Hawthorne
1929 - 2001
Nigel Hawthorne  British Actor

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Nigel Hawthorne had an encounter with Debbie Allen.


British Actor Nigel Hawthorne was born Nigel Barnard Hawthorne on 5th April, 1929 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England and passed away on 26th Dec 2001 Radwell, Hertfordshire, England aged 72. He is most remembered for Yes, Minister, Yes, Prime Minister. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Nigel Hawthorne was in an on-screen matchup with Helen Mirren in The Madness of King George (1994).

Nigel Hawthorne is a member of the following lists: BAFTA winners (people), Deaths from pancreatic cancer and Shakespearean actors.


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First Name Nigel
Last Name Hawthorne
Full Name at Birth Nigel Barnard Hawthorne
Age 72 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th April, 1929
Birthplace Coventry, Warwickshire, England
Died 26th December, 2001
Place of Death Radwell, Hertfordshire, England
Cause of Death Heart attack
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Gay
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Christian Brothers College
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Yes, Minister, Yes, Prime Minister
Year(s) Active 1950–2001

Sir Nigel Barnard Hawthorne CBE (5 April 1929 – 26 December 2001) was an English actor. He portrayed Sir Humphrey Appleby, the Permanent Secretary in the 1980s sitcom Yes Minister and the Cabinet Secretary in its sequel, Yes, Prime Minister. For this role, he won four BAFTA TV Awards for Best Light Entertainment Performance. He won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for portraying King George III in The Madness of King George (1994). He later won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actor, for the 1996 series The Fragile Heart. He was also an Olivier Award and Tony Award winner for his work in theatre.

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Call Me Claus2001NickTV Movie
Victoria & Albert2001Lord William Lamb, 2nd Viscount MelbourneTV Show
Tarzan Untamed2001Professor Porter (voice)Unknown
The Last Polar Bears2000Narrator (voice)TV Movie
A Reasonable Man1999Judge WendonMovie
Tarzan1999Professor Porter (voice)Movie
The Big Brass Ring1999KimMovie
The Clandestine Marriage1999Lord OglebyMovie
The Winslow Boy1999Arthur WinslowMovie
At Sachem Farm1998Uncle CullenMovie
Madeline1998Lord Covington (segment "Lord Cucuface")Movie
The Object of My Affection1998Rodney FraserMovie
Animal Stories1998Narrated byTV Show
Jeff Wayne's the War of the Worlds1998The General (voice)Unknown
Amistad1997Martin Van BurenMovie
Murder in Mind1997Dr. EllisMovie
Forbidden Territory: Stanley's Search for Livingstone1997David LivingstoneTV Movie
Twelfth Night: Or What You Will1996MalvolioMovie
Inside1996ColonelTV Movie
The Fragile Heart1996Edgar PascoeTV Show
The Happy Prince1996NarratorTV Movie
Richard III1995Duke of ClarenceMovie
The Madness of King George1994George IIIMovie
Late Flowering Lust1994Cousin JohnTV Movie
Demolition Man1993Dr. Raymond CocteauMovie
Freddie as F.R.O.7.1992Brigadier G (voice)Movie
Performance1991Brian LearyTV Show
King of the Wind1990AchmetMovie
Relatively Speaking1990Philip CarterTV Movie
A Handful of Time1989Ted WalkerMovie
Rarg1988Storyteller (voice)Short Film
The Play on One1988JohnTV Show
Managing Problem People. Behavioral skills for leaders1988Movie
Yes, Prime Minister1986Sir Humphrey ApplebyTV Show
Screenplay1986Rev. Jonathan Guerdon (segment "From Sleep and Shadow")TV Show
The Black Cauldron1985Fflewddur (voice)Movie
Turtle Diary1985The PublisherMovie
Jenny's War1985ColonelTV Show
Mapp & Lucia1985Georgie PillsonTV Show
Theatre Night1985HarpagonTV Show
Screen Two1985KrystTV Show
Pope John Paul II1984Cardinal Stefan WyszynskiTV Movie
The House1984General FaggTV Movie
The Chain1984Mr. ThornMovie
Dead on Time1983DoctorShort Film
Tartuffe, or The Impostor1983OrgonTV Movie
Firefox1982Pyotr BaranovichMovie
The Plague Dogs1982Dr. Boycott (voice)Movie
A Woman Called Golda1982King AbdullahTV Movie
The Barchester Chronicles1982Dr. GrantlyTV Show
"Hallmark Hall of Fame" The Hunchback of Notre Dame1982Magistrate at Esmeralda's TrialTV Movie
The World Cup: A Captain's Tale1982John WestwoodTV Movie
The Funny Side of Christmas1982Sir Humphrey ApplebyTV Movie
History of the World: Part I1981Citizen Official - The French RevolutionMovie
Memoirs of a Survivor1981Victorian FatherMovie
A Tale of Two Cities1980Mr. CJ StryverTV Movie
The Tempest1980StephanoTV Movie
Yes Minister1980Sir Humphrey ApplebyTV Show
The Good Companions1980Rev. ChillingfordTV Show
Jukes of Piccadilly1980Brinsley JukesTV Show
Festival: The Misanthrope1980PhilinteTV Movie
The Knowledge1979Mr. BurgessTV Movie
Tales of the Unexpected1979Charles DrummondTV Show
Thomas and Sarah1979WilsonTV Show
The Other Side1979SkellowTV Show
Sweeney 21978DilkeMovie
Watership Down1978Capt. Campion (voice, as Nigel Hawthorn)Movie
Edward & Mrs. Simpson1978Walter MonktonTV Show
Holocaust1978OhldendorfTV Show
Going Straight1978Worm WellingsTV Show
The Morecambe & Wise Show1978TV Show
The Sailor's Return1978Mr. FosseMovie
Warrior Queen1978Catus DecianusTV Show
Breakaway Girls1978Derek CarterTV Show
Marie Curie1977Pierre CurieTV Show
Eleanor Marx: Eleanor1977EngelsTV Show
Just William1976Mr. CroombeTV Show
Bill Brand1976BrowningTV Show
Couples1976Mr. LakerTV Show
The Hiding Place1975Pastor De RuiterMovie
Spiderweb1975LönnrotShort Film
Occupations1974LibertiniTV Movie
Miss Nightingale1974Dr. LewisTV Movie
BBC2 Playhouse1973Fenton, TenbyTV Show
The Bellcrest Story1973Edward NeedhamTV Show
Young Winston1972Boer Sentry (uncredited)Movie
Crown Court1972Dr. William RanfordTV Show
Last of the Baskets, The1971Mr. SnodgrassTV Show
Hine1971Freddy AmbercourtTV Show
Play for Today1970Fulton, Stanek, VanekTV Show
Hadleigh1969Oliver MasonTV Show
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1969HughTV Show
The Gnomes of Dulwich1969GnomeTV Show
Mrs. Wilson's Diary1969Roy JenkinsTV Movie
Dad's Army1968the Angry ManTV Show
ITV Playhouse1967Trevor, Vera QuekettTV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965Mr. Sneer, PhilinteTV Show
Jury Room1965David Hemming - JurorTV Show
Detective1964Temple DoorkeeperTV Show
Bud1963Trefor JonesTV Show
The Desperate People1963Cliff FletcherTV Show
Moonstrike1963JardinTV Show
Man of the World1962Assistant directorTV Show
The Last Man Out1962Gestapo ManTV Show
Bonehead1960Bit PartTV Show
Carve Her Name with Pride1958Polish Soldier in Park (uncredited)Movie
Emergency-Ward 101957Colin DaviesTV Show
The Royal Astrologers1957Third ThiefTV Movie
Villette1957Second FootmanTV Show
Cry Wolf!1956PC BrayTV Movie
The Goose Girl1956TV Movie
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950Captain the Contino Sevastien Jacono de PieroTV Show
HuntingtowerSinster manTV Show
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RichardSep 21, 2009

Nigel was great in Yes minister as Sir Humphrey Appleby. Loved the scene he and Paul Eddington did with Margaret Thatcher back in the 1980s.

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