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Maurice Roëves

1937-03-19 Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England, UK

Image of Maurice Roëves


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Maurice Roëves is a Scottish actor, born in Sunderland, County Durham (now Tyne and Wear) on 19 March 1937. His television roles include Danger UXB (1979), The Nightmare Man (1981), the 1984 Doctor Who serial The Caves of Androzani, Days of our Lives (1986), Tutti Frutti (1987), Rab C. Nesbitt (1990), The New Statesman (1990), Spender (1991), Star Trek: The Next Generation, the BBC adaptation of Vanity Fair (1998) and EastEnders (2003). He also played Chief Superintendent David Duckenfield in the 1996 television film Hillsborough, in which his character patrolled the FA Cup semi-final in the Liverpool F.C. game where a crush (blame on loss of police control) led to the deaths of 96 fans. In 2006 he starred in the BBC docudrama Surviving Disasters, portraying Sir Matt Busby in the story of the Munich air disaster. He starred as Robert Henderson in BBC Scotland's drama River City. His film roles include Oh! What a Lovely War, Ulysses, Hidden Agenda, the 1992 version of The Last of the Mohicans, the Judge Dredd movie (1995) and Beautiful Creatures (2000). In 2003 he appeared in May Miles Thomas's film Solid Air. Description above from the Wikipedia article Maurice Roëves, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Murder: The Third Voice 2016-03-03
Macbeth Menteith 2015-09-22
Luna (Jacob) Doctor 2014-09-26
Harrigan Billy Davidson 2013-09-20
Brighton Rock Chief Inspector 2010-09-13
Making The Last of the Mohicans Self 2010-10-03
The Damned United Jimmy Gordon 2009-03-27
Fast Track: No Limits Schmitty 2008-02-21
Hallam Foe Raymond 2007-02-16
The Dark Dafydd 2005-09-28
Solid Air Robert Houston 2003-08-22
Family Ken 2002-08-22
Forgive and Forget Michael O'Neil 2000-06-12
Beautiful Creatures Ronnie McMinn 2000-08-23
The Sight Det. Pryce's boss 2000-10-29
The Acid House God 1998-12-31
David Joab 1997-03-23
Hillsborough Chf Supt. Duckenfield 1996-09-11
Judge Dredd Warden Miller 1995-06-30
Moses Zerak 1995-12-18
919 Fifth Avenue Patrick 1995-01-01
The Negotiator Eddie Gemonill 1994-05-31
The Last of the Mohicans Colonel Munro 1992-08-26
The Big Man Cam Colvin 1990-08-31
Hidden Agenda Harris 1990-11-21
Unreported Incident Jack 1988-02-23
Doctor Who: The Caves of Androzani Stotz 1984-03-16
Inside the Third Reich Rudolf Hess 1982-05-09
Who Dares Wins Major Steele 1982-08-26
The Nightmare Man Inspector Inskip 1981-05-01
Escape to Victory Pyrie 1981-06-17
The Journal of Bridget Hitler Adolf Hitler 1981-02-06
Twelfth Night Antonio 1980-01-06
S.O.S. Titanic Frederick Barrett, Leading Stoker 1980-02-29
Willie Rough Charlie McGrath 1976-03-09
The Eagle Has Landed Major Corcoran 1976-12-24
The Operation Ted Hardin 1973-02-26
Highlands Narrator 1972-01-01
When Eight Bells Toll Lt. Williams - Helicopter Pilot 1971-03-09
Orkney Bill 1971-05-13
A Day at the Beach Nicholas 1970-05-01
Oh! What a Lovely War George Smith 1969-03-10
Mackintosh 1968-01-01
Ulysses Stephen Dedalus 1967-03-14
Cock, Hen and Courting Pit Ian Tiggott 1966-06-22
The Fighting Prince of Donegal Martin 1966-10-01