||Nurse||Space Brain||UFO (1969), The Fenn Street Gang (1971)|
||Command Center Operative Peter Reeves||Year 2||Originally from New Zealand.|
||Miner||Catacombs of the Moon||Originally from South Africa. Inspector Morse (1987), Miss Marple, voice-over artist and theatre in UK and South Africa.|
||Interrogator||Devil's Planet||Born 1942, Bulgaria. A dancer with the Vienna Opera in her teens, she moved to London to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Films include The System (1964), The Dirty Dozen (1967); television includes Lee Oswald- Assassin (1966 BBC Play of the Month), episodes of The Avengers (1969), The Pathfinders (1972), Special Branch (1974). She left acting to raise her family, and became a leading fashion designer in the 1980s. Fan site|
||Main Mission Operative, Nurse||End Of Eternity, The Troubled Spirit||Born 1947. Miss Australia in the 1965 Miss World competition. The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins (1971), The Persuaders! (1971), Mutiny on the Buses (1972), hostess on Quick On The Draw quiz show (1974-1979)
Spotlight entry 1975 thanks to Shaqui
||Jane||Force of Life||Born 1951. Austrian former Miss World (1969). She appeared as Miss Rublevich in 3 Bond films: The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), For Your Eyes Only (1981) and Octopussy (1983).|
||Doctor||The AB Chrysalis
Catacombs Of The Moon
|Z Cars (1972), Blakes 7 (1978), The Sweeney, Grange Hill.|
||Thaed||Matter Of Balance||Born 1932, died 2014. A big stuntman whose most famous appearance is as the Arab swordsman shot by Indiana Jones. He was a founding member of The Stunt Register in 1960. The Vikings (1958), From Russia With Love (1963), Goldfinger (1964), The Avengers (1967), You Only Live Twice (1967), Where Eagles Dare (1968), On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), The Persuaders (1971), The Protectors (1974), The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976), Blakes 7 (1978), Flash Gordon (1980), Superman II (1980). The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Brazil (1985), The Princess Bride (1987), Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989), Total Recall (1990), Space Precinct (1995), Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), The World is not Enough (1999)|
|Robert Rietty||Luke's voice (dubbing)
|Testament of Arkadia||Born 1923, died 2015. Born and raised in England, he spoke fluent Italian, French, German and Russian. He was born as Lucio Rietti and credited as Robert Rietti or Robert Rietty.
He was a child actor in the 1930s on stage and in several films. In the late 1930s he won a scholarship to the Italian Academy, and moved to Italy. But the scholarship was withdrawn because Rietti was Jewish. He returned to Britain just before the war and was interned as an enemy alien. Later he joined the Stars In Battledress group entertaining troops, working with John Gielgud and others. After the war performed on film, radio (several times with Orson Welles), and from the 1960s on TV. Among his screen appearances were The Italian Job (1969), The Omen (1976), Never Say Never Again (1983), Madame Sousatzka (1988). By the 1960s he became a renowned dubbing actor, from Adolfo Celi in Thunderball (1965, one of 8 Bond films) to Peter Sellers in Dr Strangelove (1969), to Orson Welles in Treasure Island (1973). In Waterloo (1970) he provided 98 different voices, including star Jack Hawkins (who he dubbed for his last 10 films, after Hawkins had surgery for throat cancer). He also did many voices for Once Upon a Time in America (1984). He received an Oscar nomination for dubbing 1989. He translated many Pirandello and other Italian plays into English. , for which he received an Italian knighthood, and wrote several original plays. In 2010, he published an autobiography, "A Forehead Pressed Against a Window".
||Guard||Devil's Planet||Appeared in men's magazine "Mayfair" in 1974.|
The Last Enemy
Testament of Arkadia
The Lambda Factor
|Canadian actor/writer, born 1932, raised in Chicago and resident in Britain since 1960s. Closely associated with Gerry Anderson productions as actor and writer since Thunderbirds (1968), up to the pilot Space Police (star, 1987). Wrote two unused scripts for Space 1999, and narrated Kindred/Fanderson Space 1999 Documentary.
Film: Dr Strangelove (1963), You Only Live Twice (1967), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Star Wars (1977), Reds (1981), Superman III (1983), Ghandi (1984), Out Of Africa (1986), A Kiss Before Dying (1991), Star Truckers (1997), Batman Begins (2005). TV: Dr Who (1966), Secret Army (1979), Crossroads (1970, 1988).
||Copilot||The Full Circle||Born 1932. Sir Francis Drake (1962), Out of This World (1962), The Avengers (1963), Redcap (1965), The Saint (1967), Randall and Hopkirk Deceased (1970), Doomwatch (1970), Arthur of the Britons (1973), The Onedin Line (1976), Warship (5 episodes, 1974, 1977), The Medusa Touch (1978), Eye of the Needle (1981), Robin of Sherwood (1984), Forever Green (4 episodes, 1991-1992), Lovejoy (1993)|
||Main Mission Operative||Black Sun||Born 1947. He became well known in I Claudius (1976) and The Flame Trees of Thika (1981). Other roles include Prince Charles in Charles & Diana A Royal Love Story (1982), First Among Equals (1986), Highlander (1995), Midsomer Murders (2000), Downton Abbey (2010-2014), Wolf Hall (2015)|
||Morrow's son||Another Time, Another Place||Child actor, in episodes of Thriller (Someone at the Top of the Stairs, 1973), Beryl's Lot (1973?), Spy Trap (1972?), film Barry Lyndon (1977)/
Spotlight entry 1977 thanks to Shaqui
||Diana Morris||Bringers of Wonder||born 1930, died 1986
Canadian actress who appeared on CBC's first TV production in 1952. She moved to London in 1964. TV: The Saint (1967), Jason King (1971), The Protectors (1972), Minder (1984). Film For Your Eyes Only (1981).
||Sandstrom||Bringers of Wonder|
||Magus||New Adam, New Eve||born 1911, died 2003
Former racing driver and boxer. Appeared in many 1940s and 1950s adventure films, including Ivanhoe (1952). Among his TV appearances was The Avengers (1969). Most famous in horror movies, as the title character in Mr Sardonicus (1961), Dolls (1987) and, in his 80s The Puppetmaster 3, 4, 5 and 7 (1991+).
||Melita||Space Brain||Italian actress with many Italian films. Also appeared in The Return Of the Saint (1978).|
||P. Rose||8 Year 2 episodes||Born 1956. She was a model in the 1960s. She has an uncredited role as an alien in the cantina scene in Star Wars (1977); Oh! What a Lovely War (stand-in, 1968), Battle of Britain (1969), Doppelganger (1969), The Protectors (1972), Return of the Pink Panther (1975), Star Maidens (1976), The New Avengers (1976), Return of the Saint (1977), International Velvet (1978), The Medusa Touch (1978), Superman (1978), Superman II (1980), Batman (1989). She is interviewed in the documentary Elstree 1976 (2016). Official site|
Picture girl 2
|Catacombs Of The Moon
Bringers Of Wonder part 1
The Seance Spectre
|The Benny Hill Show (1973, 1974), Confessions of a Window Cleaner (1974), Steptoe and Son (1974), Fawlty Towers (1975), The Morecambe & Wise Show (1976), Star Maidens (1976),|
||Hadin||Mission of the Darians||Born 1937. 1.9m (6'3") tall actor. TV includes Dr Who (1966 and 1975), Blakes 7 (1978). Film includes Witchfinder General (1968). Died 2008.|
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