Television Actor

Jim Carter

  • Aug 19, 1948 (age 72)
  • 6' 2" (1.88 m)
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2019
The Good Liar
MovieNov 8, 2019

The Good Liar

Career con artist Roy Courtnay (Sir Ian McKellen) can hardly …
Career con artist Roy Courtnay (Sir Ian McKellen) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Dame Helen Mirren) on-line. As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life.
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Downton Abbey
MovieSep 9, 2019

Downton Abbey

The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a …
The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early twentieth century.
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2018
Swimming with Men
MovieJun 7, 2018

Swimming with Men

Swimming with Men is a 2018 British comedy film starring …
Swimming with Men is a 2018 British comedy film starring Rob Brydon, Jane Horrocks, Rupert Graves, Daniel Mays, Thomas Turgoose, Jim Carter, Adeel Akhtar and Charlotte Riley. It was directed by Oliver Parker.
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King Lear
MovieMay 28, 2018

King Lear

An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his …
An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.
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2017
Knightfall
TV ShowDec 6, 2017

Knightfall

Knightfall is a historical fiction drama television series …
Knightfall is a historical fiction drama television series created by Don Handfield and Richard Rayner for the History channel. Filmed in the Czech Republic and Croatia, it premiered on December 6, 2017 in the United States. On August 13, 2018, History renewed the series for a second season, which premiered on March 25, 2019.
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Transformers: The Last Knight
MovieJun 18, 2017

Transformers: The Last Knight

Humans and Transformers …
Humans and Transformers are at war, Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. Saving our world falls upon the shoulders of an unlikely alliance: Cade Yeager (Mark Wahlberg), Bumblebee, an English Lord (Sir Anthony Hopkins), and an Oxford Professor (Laura Haddock).
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2016
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Award2016

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemb…

Won award for "Downton Abbey".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Nomination2016

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemb…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Screen Actors Guild Award
2015
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Nomination2015

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Dram…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Primetime Emmy Award
2014
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Nomination2014

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemb…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Nomination2014

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Dram…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Primetime Emmy Award
2013
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Nomination2013

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Dram…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Award2013

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemb…

Won award for "Downton Abbey".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Nomination2013

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemb…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Screen Actors Guild Award
2012
Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film
Nomination2012

Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniserie…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Satellite Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Nomination2012

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Dram…

Nominated for "Downton Abbey".
Primetime Emmy Award
2011
My Week with Marilyn
MovieOct 9, 2011

My Week with Marilyn

Colin Clark, an employee of Sir Laurence Olivier, documents …
Colin Clark, an employee of Sir Laurence Olivier, documents the tense interaction between Olivier and Marilyn Monroe during the production of The Prince and the Showgirl (1957).
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2010
Downton Abbey
TV ShowSep 26, 2010

Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey is a British historical drama television …
Downton Abbey is a British historical drama television series set in the early 20th century, created and co-written by Julian Fellowes. The series first aired on ITV in the United Kingdom on 26 September 2010, and in the United States on PBS, which supported production of the series as part of its Masterpiece Classic anthology, on 9 January 2011.
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Alice in Wonderland
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MovieFeb 25, 2010

Alice in Wonderland

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is …
Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called "Underland," she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason--to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne.
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2009
Burlesque Fairytales
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MovieJun 7, 2009

Burlesque Fairytales

A fairytale thriller film set one night in a 1390's London theatre …
A fairytale thriller film set one night in a 1390's London theatre where all is not what it seems.
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Red Riding
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TV ShowMar 5, 2009

Red Riding

Red Riding (2009) is a three-part television adaptation of …
Red Riding (2009) is a three-part television adaptation of English author David Peace's Red Riding Quartet (1999–2002). The quartet comprises the novels Nineteen Seventy-Four (1999), Nineteen Seventy-Seven (2000), Nineteen Eighty (2001) and Nineteen Eighty-Three (2002) and the first, third, and fourth of these books became three feature-length television episodes: Red Riding 1974, Red Riding 1980, and Red Riding 1983. They aired in the UK on Channel 4 beginning on 5 March 2009 and were produced by Revolution Films. The three films were released theatrically in the US in February 2010.
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Red Riding: 1980
MovieFeb 28, 2009

Red Riding: 1980

A team of investigators attempt to stop a serial killer known as …
A team of investigators attempt to stop a serial killer known as the Yorkshire Ripper from claiming his next victim, but uncover something far more terrifying.
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2008
The Oxford Murders
MovieJan 17, 2008

The Oxford Murders

At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work …
At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work together to try to stop a potential series of murders seemingly linked by mathematical symbols.
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2007
The Golden Compass
MovieNov 27, 2007

The Golden Compass

In a parallel world, humans have their souls walk alongside …
In a parallel world, humans have their souls walk alongside them as lifelong animal companions called daemons. A young orphan girl named Lyra Belaqua lives and is educated at Oxford's Jordan College. While listening to her uncle Lord Asriel talk with the college elders, Lyra discovers a magical element called Dust, which in theory is found in the north and is said to unite other worlds. But the dictatorial powers of the evil Magisterium have forbidden anyone to mention it. When Lyra discovers that her best friends have been kidnapped, she sets out on a dangerous journey to try and save them. With the guidance of a magical compass and the aid of her uncle, a witch, an airman and an armored bear named Iorek Byrnison, Lyra will do whatever it takes to fight a deadly battle to save her world and foil an sinister plot to destroy it.
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Cranford
TV ShowNov 18, 2007

Cranford

Cranford is a British television series directed by Simon …
Cranford is a British television series directed by Simon Curtis and Steve Hudson. The teleplay by Heidi Thomas was adapted from three novellas by Elizabeth Gaskell published between 1849 and 1858: Cranford, My Lady Ludlow, and Mr Harrison's Confessions. "The Last Generation in England" was also used as a source.
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Would I Lie to You?
TV ShowJun 16, 2007

Would I Lie to You?

Would I Lie to You? is a British comedy panel show aired on …
Would I Lie to You? is a British comedy panel show aired on BBC One, made by Zeppotron for the BBC. It was first broadcast on 16 June 2007. The show was presented by Angus Deayton in 2007 and 2008. Since 2009 it has been hosted by Rob Brydon and stars David Mitchell and Lee Mack as the team captains.
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2006
The Thief Lord
MovieJan 5, 2006

The Thief Lord

After their mother dies, two boys flee their mean aunt and …
After their mother dies, two boys flee their mean aunt and head for Venice, Italy, where they meet Scipio, the mysterious "Thief Lord." Along with a small gang of abandoned kids, the boys start robbing the rich to support themselves.
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2004
House of 9
MovieMay 20, 2004

House of 9

Nine strangers, with no apparent connection between them …
Nine strangers, with no apparent connection between them are abducted: drugged, kidnapped and sealed in a house together.
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Ella Enchanted
MovieApr 9, 2004

Ella Enchanted

Based on Gail Carson Levine's award winning novel, this is …
Based on Gail Carson Levine's award winning novel, this is the story of Ella, a young woman who was given a "gift" of obedience by a fairy named Lucinda. She must obey anything anyone tells her to do. When her mother passes away, she is cared for by her thoughtless and greedy father who remarries a loathsome woman with two treacherous daughters. This modern-day, fantasy Cinderella story features fairies, ogres and elves...as well as a hero in the guise of Prince Charmont, whom Ella falls in love with. Unlike Cinderella though, she must depend on herself and her intelligence to get her through her troubles and find Lucinda in order for her "curse" to be broken!
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2003
Pompeii: The Last Day
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MovieOct 20, 2003

Pompeii: The Last Day

A dramatized recreation of …
A dramatized recreation of the destruction of Pompeii and Herculaneum when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.
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Bright Young Things
MovieMay 16, 2003

Bright Young Things

Bright Young Things is a 2003 British drama film written and …
Bright Young Things is a 2003 British drama film written and directed by Stephen Fry. The screenplay, based on the 1930 novel Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh, provides satirical social commentary about the Bright Young People—young and carefree London aristocrats and bohemians—as well as society in general, in the late 1920s through to the early 1940s.
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2002
Dinotopia
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TV ShowMay 12, 2002

Dinotopia

After a plane crash, two opposing half-brothers find themselves …
After a plane crash, two opposing half-brothers find themselves on an amazing lost island where enlightened pacifist humans and intelligent talking dinosaurs have created a utopian medieval society. But imminent disaster approaches.
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2001
The Way We Live Now
TV ShowNov 11, 2001

The Way We Live Now

The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television …
The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel The Way We Live Now. The serial was first broadcast on the BBC and was directed by David Yates, written by Andrew Davies and produced by Nigel Stafford-Clark. David Suchet starred as Augustus Melmotte, with Shirley Henderson as his daughter Marie, Matthew Macfadyen as Sir Felix Carbury, Cillian Murphy as Paul Montague and Miranda Otto as Mrs Hurtle.
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2000
102 Dalmatians
MovieNov 22, 2000

102 Dalmatians

After a spot of therapy Cruella De Vil is released from prison a …
After a spot of therapy Cruella De Vil is released from prison a changed woman. Devoted to dogs and good causes, she is delighted that Chloe, her parole officer, has a dalmatian family and connections with a dog charity. But the sound of Big Ben can reverse the treatment so it is only a matter of time before Ms De Vil is back to her incredibly ghastly ways, using her new-found connections with Chloe and friends.
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The Little Vampire
MovieAug 18, 2000

The Little Vampire

Based on the popular books, the story tells of Tony who wants …
Based on the popular books, the story tells of Tony who wants a friend to add some adventure to his life. What he gets is Rudolph, a vampire kid with a good appetite. The two end up inseparable, but their fun is cut short when all the hopes of the vampire race could be gone forever in single night. With Tony's access to the daytime world, he helps them to find what they've always wanted.
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1999
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Award1999

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a …

Won award for "Shakespeare in Love".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nomination1999

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a …

Nominated for "Shakespeare in Love".
Screen Actors Guild Award
1998
Shakespeare in Love
MovieDec 3, 1998

Shakespeare in Love

Romantic comedy set in London in the late sixteenth century: …
Romantic comedy set in London in the late sixteenth century: Young playwright William Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes) struggles with his latest work "Romeo and Ethel the Pirate's Daughter". A great fan of Shakespeare's plays is young, wealthy Viola De Lesseps (Gwyneth Paltrow), who is about to be married to the cold-hearted Lord Wessex (Colin Firth), but constantly dreams of becoming an actress. Women were not allowed to act on stage at that time (female roles were played by men, too), but dressed up as a boy, Viola successfully auditions for the part of Romeo. Soon she and William are caught in a forbidden romance that provides rich inspiration for his play.
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1997
The View
TV ShowAug 11, 1997

The View

The View is an American talk show that was conceived by …
The View is an American talk show that was conceived by broadcast journalist Barbara Walters. It has aired on ABC as part of the network's daytime programming block since August 11, 1997. In its twenty-third season, the show features a multi-generational panel of women, who discuss the day's "Hot Topics" such as sociopolitical and entertainment news. In addition to the conversation segments, the panel also conducts interviews with prominent figures, such as celebrities and politicians. Production of the show was originally held in ABC Television Studio 23 in New York City. In 2014, it relocated to ABC Broadcast Center, also in New York City.
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Ain't Misbehavin'
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TV ShowJul 28, 1997

Ain't Misbehavin'

Wartime comedy about two very different bandsmen (Eddie …
Wartime comedy about two very different bandsmen (Eddie and Eric) and their misadventures with gangsters, romance, and black-marketing in Blitz-time London.
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Midsomer Murders
TV ShowMar 23, 1997

Midsomer Murders

Midsomer Murders is a British television detective drama …
Midsomer Murders is a British television detective drama that has aired on ITV since 1997. The show is based on Caroline Graham's Chief Inspector Barnaby book series, as originally adapted for television by Anthony Horowitz. A major success in viewership since its first episode, the series has been marketed worldwide in numerous countries.
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1996
Brassed Off
MovieNov 1, 1996

Brassed Off

In existence for a hundred years, Grimley Colliery Brass band …
In existence for a hundred years, Grimley Colliery Brass band is as old as the mine. But the miners are now deciding whether to fight to keep the pit open, and the future for town and band looks bleak. Although the arrival of flugelhorn player Gloria injects some life into the players, and bandleader Danny continues to exhort them to continue in the national competition, frictions and pressures are all too evident. And who's side is Gloria actually on?
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Silent Witness
TV ShowFeb 21, 1996

Silent Witness

Silent Witness is a British crime drama series, produced by …
Silent Witness is a British crime drama series, produced by the BBC, focusing on a team of forensic pathology experts and their investigations into various crimes. First broadcast in 1996, and still on air, the series was created by Nigel McCrery, a former murder squad detective based in Nottingham. He later went on to create the hit series New Tricks, with writer Roy Mitchell.
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1995
Richard III
MovieAug 20, 1995

Richard III

The classic Shakespearean play about the murderously …
The classic Shakespearean play about the murderously scheming 15th-century king is reimagined in an alternative setting of 1930s England as clouds of fascism gather.
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1994
The Madness of King George
MovieDec 28, 1994

The Madness of King George

When King George III (Sir …
When King George III (Sir Nigel Hawthorne) goes mad, his Lieutenants try to adjust the rules to run the country without his participation.
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Black Beauty
MovieJul 29, 1994

Black Beauty

Black Beauty, a beautiful black stallion in 1870s England, …
Black Beauty, a beautiful black stallion in 1870s England, recalls his life from his birth through his carefree life as a colt to the many hardships he suffered after achieving maturity. He goes through many owners, both good and bad, until he finally finds happiness and contentment.
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Pie in the Sky
TV ShowMar 13, 1994

Pie in the Sky

Pie in the Sky is a light-hearted British police drama starring …
Pie in the Sky is a light-hearted British police drama starring Richard Griffiths and Maggie Steed, created by Andrew Payne and first broadcast in five series on BBC1 between 13 March 1994 and 17 August 1997 as well as being syndicated on other channels in other countries, including the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. The series differs from other police dramas in that the protagonist, Henry Crabbe, while still being an on-duty, "semi-retired" policeman (much against his will), is the head chef of the title restaurant set in the town of Middleton and county of Westershire.
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1993
Bessie Carter
ChildNovember 1993

Bessie Carter

Bessie Carter was born on October 25, 1993 in Westminster, …
Bessie Carter was born on October 25, 1993 in Westminster, London, England as Bessie Beatrice Carter. She is an actress, known for Les Misérables (2012), Howards End (2017) and The Good Liar (2019).
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Cracker
TV ShowSep 27, 1993

Cracker

Cracker is a British crime drama series produced by Granada …
Cracker is a British crime drama series produced by Granada Television for ITV, created and principally written by Jimmy McGovern. Set in Manchester, the series follows a criminal psychologist (or "cracker"), Dr Edward "Fitz" Fitzgerald, played by Robbie Coltrane, who works with the Greater Manchester Police to help them solve crimes. The show consists of three series which were originally aired from 1993 to 1995. A 100-minute special set in Hong Kong followed in 1996 and another two-hour story in 2006. In 2000, the series was ranked 39 on the 100 Greatest British Television Programmes compiled by the British Film Institute.
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1992
Stalin
MovieNov 21, 1992

Stalin

The life and career of the brutal Soviet dictator, Joseph Stalin.
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1991
Murder Most Horrid
TV ShowNov 14, 1991

Murder Most Horrid

Murder Most Horrid is a British dark comedy anthology series …
Murder Most Horrid is a British dark comedy anthology series starring Dawn French. It was broadcast on BBC Two for four series runs, in 1991, 1994, 1996 and 1999. Created by Paul Smith, who also co-created Colin's Sandwich (with Terry Kyan, as noted below) and has written for The Brittas Empire, among other programmes, the series starred French as a different character in each episode. Many episodes were directed by the noted director Bob Spiers, who also worked with French on The Comic Strip Presents... and French and Saunders.
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1990
The Witches
MovieFeb 16, 1990

The Witches

A young boy, recently orphaned, is taken to England by his …
A young boy, recently orphaned, is taken to England by his grandmother. At a hotel in which they are staying, a group of witches have gathered to prepare a plot to rid England of all children.
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1989
Erik the Viking
MovieSep 1, 1989

Erik the Viking

Erik the Viking gathers warriors from his village and sets out …
Erik the Viking gathers warriors from his village and sets out on a dangerous journey to Valhalla, to ask the gods to end the Age of Ragnorok and allow his people to see sunlight again. A Pythonesque satire of Viking life.
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1986
The Singing Detective
TV ShowNov 16, 1986

The Singing Detective

The Singing Detective is a …
The Singing Detective is a BBC television serial drama, written by Dennis Potter, which stars Michael Gambon and was directed by Jon Amiel. The six episodes were "Skin", "Heat", "Lovely Days", "Clues", "Pitter Patter" and "Who Done It".
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Haunted Honeymoon
MovieJul 25, 1986

Haunted Honeymoon

Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan …
Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater, wants to marry. For the marriage, he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up, among his eccentric relatives. His uncle decides that he needs to be cured from a neurotic speech defect and exaggerated bursts of fear. He gives him shock therapy with palace ghosts.
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1985
Rustlers' Rhapsody
MovieMay 10, 1985

Rustlers' Rhapsody

While the audience watches a black and white horse opera, …
While the audience watches a black and white horse opera, a narrator's voice wonders what such a movie would be like today. Rex O'Herlihan, The Singing Cowboy, finds himself in color and enters a cliché-ridden town, in which the evil cattle baron (Andy Griffith) and the new Italian cowboys (who always wear raincoats no matter how hot it gets) join forces to get him and the sheep ranchers to leave the valley.
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1984
Top Secret!
MovieJun 8, 1984

Top Secret!

This time Zucker and Abrahams are spoofing, most notably, …
This time Zucker and Abrahams are spoofing, most notably, Elvis films and WWII spy movies. Val Kilmer stars as Nick Rivers, a handsome American 50s-style rock and roll singer. While performing in East Germany, he falls in love with a beautiful heroine and becomes involved with the French Resistance.
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1983
Imelda Staunton
MarriageOctober 1983

Imelda Staunton

Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton, CBE (born 9 …
Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton, CBE (born 9 January 1956) is an English stage and screen actress. After training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Staunton began her career in repertory theatre in the 1970s before appearing in seasons at various theatres in the UK.
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1981
Entertainment Tonight
TV ShowSep 14, 1981

Entertainment Tonight

Entertainment Tonight (or …
Entertainment Tonight (or simply ET) is an American first-run syndicated entertainment television newsmagazine that is distributed by CBS Television Distribution throughout the United States and owned by CBS Interactive.
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1980
Flash Gordon
MovieSep 1, 1980

Flash Gordon

A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo …
A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyranny of Ming the Merciless to save Earth.
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1975
Good Morning America
TV ShowNov 3, 1975

Good Morning America

Good Morning America (GMA) is an American morning …
Good Morning America (GMA) is an American morning television show that is broadcast on ABC. It debuted on November 3, 1975, and first expanded to weekends with the debut of a Sunday edition on January 3, 1993. The Sunday edition was canceled in 1999; weekend editions returned on both Saturdays and Sundays on September 4, 2004. The weekday program airs from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. in all U.S. time zones (live in the Eastern Time Zone and on tape delay elsewhere across the country). The Saturday and Sunday editions are one hour long and are transmitted to ABC's stations live at 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time, although stations in some markets air them at different times. Viewers in the Pacific Time Zone receive an updated feed with a specialized opening and updated live reports. A third hour of the weekday broadcast aired from 2007 to 2008, exclusively on ABC News Now.
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1948
Jim Carter
BirthAugust 1948

Jim Carter

Jim Carter was born.
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