Charles Gray

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Charles Gray (29 August 1928 - 7 March 2000) was an English actor who was well-known for roles including the arch-villain Blofeld in the James Bond film Diamonds Are Forever, Sherlock Holmes' brother Mycroft Holmes in the Granada television series, and as the narrator of the cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show in 1975.

MOVIE CREDITS:
1965: Tea Party
1974: Narrator (voice) - On the Game
1987: Narrator - Hammer: The Studio That Dripped Blood
1968: Mocata - The Devil Rides Out
1969: Harrison, 'The Owl' - The File of the Golden Goose
1983: Solinus, Duke of Ephesus - The Comedy of Errors
1970: narrator - The Nine Ages of Nakedness
2015: Antonio - The Merchant of Venice
1989: Manley Kingston - The Gourmet
1971: Ernst Stavro Blofeld - Diamonds Are Forever
1969: Air Commodore Hufford - Mosquito Squadron
1981: Pandarus - Troilus and Cressida
1979: Julius Caesar - Julius Caesar
1983: Claudius - An Englishman Abroad
1972: Adrian Blenderbland - The Millionairess
1972: Antonio - The Merchant of Venice
1991: Commodore Vandross - Firestar: First Contact
1975: Hilary Vance - Night is the Time For Killing
1974: Bennington - The Beast Must Die
1987: Jason Klein - Dreams Lost, Dreams Found
1981: Judge Oliver Wright - Shock Treatment
1970: Vaughan Jones - The Executioner
1978: Duke of York - Richard II
1984: Sir James Chorley - The Jigsaw Man
1991: Absolute Hell
1971: Mr. Mapleton, Tailor - London
1965: Benson - Masquerade
1968: Gen. Adrian Cox-Roberts - The Secret War of Harry Frigg
1960: Leo - Man in the Moon
1967: Charles Griddon - The Man Outside
1978: Karl Liebnecht - The Legacy
1967: General von Seidlitz-Gabler - The Night of the Generals
1995: (segment "Taylor's shop" / segment "The merchant of Venice") (archive footage) - Orson Welles: The One-Man Band
1990: Satan - Eine Frau namens Harry
1979: Gen. Lischke - The House on Garibaldi Street
1977: Santander - Three Dangerous Ladies
1998: Arundell - The Tichborne Claimant
1976: Mycroft Holmes - The Seven-Per-Cent Solution
1970: The Earl of Essex - Cromwell
1975: The Criminologist - The Rocky Horror Picture Show
1979: Narrator - Schalcken the Painter
1967: Dikko Henderson - You Only Live Twice
1980: Bates, The Butler - The Mirror Crack'd
1979: Rogers - Mrs. R's Daughter
1977: Charles Cook - Silver Bears
1958: Fritz Heiss - Heart of a Child
1960: Columnist - The Entertainer
1971: Sir Anthony Skouras (voice) (uncredited) - When Eight Bells Toll
1973: Nicholas (Clinic Link Episodes segment) (voice) - Tales That Witness Madness
1958: Captain Brossard - I Accuse!
1973: Solomon Psaltery (voice) (uncredited) - Theatre of Blood
1981: Musician - Ticket to Heaven

TV CREDITS:
1981: Bergerac
1962: Out of This World
1951: Hallmark Hall of Fame
1959: Rawhide
1971: The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes
1961: Gunslinger
1992: Tales From The Poop Deck
1979: Gen. 'Freddie' DeGuingand - Ike
1955: Gunsmoke
1985: C.A.T.S. Eyes
1988: Hannay
1978: Hazell
1975: The Venturers
1959: No Hiding Place
1970: Play for Today
1959: Black Saddle
1974: Rodzianko - Fall of Eagles
1994: Scarlett
1999: Where Are They Now?
1978: BBC Television Shakespeare
1965: Play of the Month
1973: The Upper Crusts
1973: Orson Welles' Great Mysteries
1977: The Galton & Simpson Playhouse
1960: Inspector Maigret
1968: The Jazz Age
1987: Sir Cathcart D'Eath - Porterhouse Blue
1973: Thriller
1971: A Ghost Story for Christmas
1984: Mycroft Holmes - Sherlock Holmes
1987: Roland Gidleigh-Park - The New Statesman
1991: Maurice Hussey - Performance