Donald Pleasence
Donald Pleasence

Gender

Male

Known Credits

33

Donald Pleasence

Date of Birth: Oct 05, 1919

Birthplace: Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, UK

 

 

Biography

Donald Henry Pleasence, OBE, (5 October 1919 – 2 February 1995) was an English actor who gained more than 200 screen credits during a career which spanned over four decades. Often typecast as villainous and/or psychopathic characters, Pleasence is arguably best-known for his work in two of cinemas most successful franchises - James Bond and Halloween. Description above from the Wikipedia article Donald Pleasence, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Known For

Filmography

L'avvoltoio può attendere

L'avvoltoio può attendere

as The Art Collector

2015

The Treasure of the Amazon

The Treasure of the Amazon

as Klaus von Blantz

2010

Spare the Rod

Spare the Rod

as Mr. Jenkins

2009

Phenomena

Phenomena

as Professor John McGregor

1999

The Thief and the Cobbler

The Thief and the Cobbler

as Phido the Vulture (voice)

1995

Shadows and Fog

Shadows and Fog

as Doctor

1991

American Tiger

American Tiger

as Rev. Mortom

1990

Vampire in Venice

Vampire in Venice

as Don Alvise

1988

Phantom of Death

Phantom of Death

as Inspector Datti

1988

Prince of Darkness

Prince of Darkness

as Vater Loomis

1987

A Breed Apart

A Breed Apart

as J.P. Whittier

1984

Escape from New York

Escape from New York

as President of the United States

1981

Halloween

Halloween

as Dr. Sam Loomis

1978

The Defection of Simas Kudirka

The Defection of Simas Kudirka

as Captain Vladimir Popov

1978

Oh, God!

Oh, God!

as Doctor Harmon

1977

Jesus of Nazareth

Jesus of Nazareth

as Melchior

1977

The Passover Plot

The Passover Plot

as Pontius Pilate

1976

Death Line

Death Line

as Insp. Calhoun

1973

Wake in Fright

Wake in Fright

as Doc Tydon

1972

Soldier Blue

Soldier Blue

as Isaac Q. Cumber

1970

Mr. Freedom

Mr. Freedom

as Dr. Freedom

1969

The Risk

The Risk

as Parsons, alias Bill Brown

1968

Matchless

Matchless

as Gregori Andreanu

1967

You Only Live Twice

You Only Live Twice

as Ernst Stavro Blofeld

1967

The Hallelujah Trail

The Hallelujah Trail

as 'Oracle' Jones

1965

The Greatest Story Ever Told

The Greatest Story Ever Told

as The Dark Hermit - Satan

1965

Dr. Crippen

Dr. Crippen

as Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen

1964

A Story of David

A Story of David

as Nabal

1913