Scottish Actor

Sylvester McCoy

  • Aug 20, 1943 (age 76)
  • 5' 6" (1.68 m)
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2018
Hangover in Death Valley
MovieDec 28, 2018

Hangover in Death Valley

Hangover in Death Valley is …
Hangover in Death Valley is a roller coaster story like no other as two Las Vegas entertainers mysteriously find themselves in the town of El Dorado. Will they be eaten alive by the town's ...
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2017
Slumber
MovieNov 10, 2017

Slumber

A sleep doctor tries to protect a family from a demon that …
A sleep doctor tries to protect a family from a demon that feeds on people in their nightmares.
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2016
Tale of a Timelord
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MovieApr 10, 2016

Tale of a Timelord

Doctor Who fan-film, including multiples cameos of Doctor …
Doctor Who fan-film, including multiples cameos of Doctor Who's characters.
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The Real Marigold Hotel
TV ShowJan 26, 2016

The Real Marigold Hotel

The Real Marigold Hotel …
The Real Marigold Hotel (known in Australia as The Indian Dream Hotel) is a British travel documentary series created by Twofour productions and broadcast on BBC One and BBC Two. The show, whose name is based on the film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel follows famous elderly celebrities as they travel around India and experience the culture. In 2017, the show was nominated for a BAFTA in the category of Best Reality and Constructed Factual.
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2015
Sense8
TV ShowJun 5, 2015

Sense8

Sense8 (a play on the word sensate /ˈsɛnseɪt/) is an …
Sense8 (a play on the word sensate /ˈsɛnseɪt/) is an American science fiction drama web television series created by Lana and Lilly Wachowski and J. Michael Straczynski for Netflix. The production companies behind Sense8 include the Wachowskis' Anarchos Productions (replaced by Lana and her wife's Venus Castina Productions in the second season), Straczynski's Studio JMS, and Georgeville Television, with Unpronounceable Productions having been set up specifically for this show.
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Thunderbirds Are Go
TV ShowApr 4, 2015

Thunderbirds Are Go

Thunderbirds Are Go is a British animated science fiction …
Thunderbirds Are Go is a British animated science fiction television programme produced by ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures. It is a remake of the Supermarionation series Thunderbirds created by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson that follows the exploits of International Rescue (IR), a life-saving organisation equipped with technologically-advanced land, sea, air and space rescue crafts; these are headed by a fleet of five vehicles named the Thunderbirds that are launched from IR's secret island base in the Pacific Ocean. The main characters are the five Tracy brothers, who pilot the Thunderbird machines.
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2014
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
MovieDec 1, 2014

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

After the Dragon leaves the …
After the Dragon leaves the Lonely Mountain, the people of Lake-town see a threat coming. Orcs, dwarves, elves and people prepare for war. Bilbo sees Thorin going mad and tries to help. Meanwhile, Gandalf is rescued from the Necromancer's prison and his rescuers realize who the Necromancer is.
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The Seventeenth Kind
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MovieJul 1, 2014

The Seventeenth Kind

Some strange things come up for sale on late-night cable …
Some strange things come up for sale on late-night cable television..
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Quest: A Tall Tale
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MovieMar 1, 2014

Quest: A Tall Tale

Inspiring adventure: Young heroes save their world with the help …
Inspiring adventure: Young heroes save their world with the help of amazing creatures. Biodiversity matters. Artful storytelling as distinctive, avant-garde animation & just a little bit experimental.
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2013
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
MovieDec 13, 2013

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The dwarves, along with …
The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring.
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The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot
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MovieNov 23, 2013

The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot

With the 50th anniversary of …
With the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who (1963) approaching, former Doctors Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy try to sneak onto the set of the anniversary special.
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The Christmas Candle
MovieOct 19, 2013

The Christmas Candle

A young minister brings electricity to an English village during …
A young minister brings electricity to an English village during the late 20th Century, threatening a local tradition involving a candle capable of delivering Christmas miracles. According to local legend, an angel visits the quaint hamlet of Gladbury every 25 years, touching a candle produced by the local candle-maker, and giving one lucky family a Christmas miracle. Now the year is 1890, and as Christmas approaches, youthful minster David Richmond (Hans Matheson) arrives in Gladbury convinced that the locals will embrace the convenience of electricity with open arms. Meanwhile, the tempestuous candle-maker sees electricity as a direct threat to his livelihood, and plots to ensure that the legend is preserved. When the one blessed candle disappears, however, the citizens of this quaint hamlet have a Christmas like none ever before..
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Sarah & Duck
TV ShowFeb 18, 2013

Sarah & Duck

Sarah & Duck is a British animated children's television series …
Sarah & Duck is a British animated children's television series created by Sarah Gomes Harris and Tim O'Sullivan (aka "Duck"), and produced by Karrot Animation for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). Though designed as a story-driven animation primarily targeted at 4- to 6-year-old children since premiering at the MIPCOM trade show in 2012, the series now has somewhat of an adult following.
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2012
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
MovieNov 28, 2012

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit: An Unexpected …
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is a 2012 epic high fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson. It is the first installment in a three-part film adaptation based on J. R. R. Tolkien’s 1937 novel The Hobbit. It is followed by The Desolation of Smaug (2013) and The Battle of the Five Armies (2014), and together they act as a prequel to Jackson's The Lord of the Rings film trilogy. The film's screenplay was written by Jackson, his longtime collaborators Fran Walsh and Philippa Boyens, and Guillermo del Toro, who was originally chosen to direct the film before leaving the project in 2010.
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The Academy: Special
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MovieSep 14, 2012

The Academy: Special

The Academy: Special released.
Eldorado
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MovieJan 30, 2012

Eldorado

The Stranger, a tall striking creature dressed in white …
The Stranger, a tall striking creature dressed in white sets into motions a series of events while reciting the Edgar Allen Poe Poem "Eldorado", which will have an effect on those heading ...
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2009
The Academy Part 2: First Impressions
MovieDec 28, 2009

The Academy Part 2: First Impressions

The Academy Part 2: First …
The Academy Part 2: First Impressions is a 2009 comedy film written and directed by Peter Hinton.
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2008
King Lear
MovieDec 25, 2008

King Lear

Sir Ian McKellen gives a tour-de-force performance as …
Sir Ian McKellen gives a tour-de-force performance as Shakespeare's tragic monarch, in this special television adaptation of the Royal Shakespeare Company production of one of the playwright's most enduring and haunting works.
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2005
Doctor Who Confidential
TV ShowMar 26, 2005

Doctor Who Confidential

Doctor Who Confidential is a …
Doctor Who Confidential is a documentary series created by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to complement the revival of the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. Each episode was broadcast on BBC Three on Saturdays, immediately after the broadcast of the weekly television episode on BBC One. The first and second series episodes ran 30 minutes each; third series instalments ran 45 minutes. BBC Three also broadcast a cut-down edition of the programme, lasting 15 minutes, shown after the repeats on Sundays and Fridays and after the weekday evening repeats of earlier seasons. Confidential received its own version of the Doctor Who theme tune, at least three different versions of the theme appeared in the series.
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2004
Griffin
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MovieJul 13, 2004

Griffin

The fairytale of boy meets girl - with a little help from a mythical …
The fairytale of boy meets girl - with a little help from a mythical creature.
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2002
The Shieling of the One Night
MovieOct 30, 2002

The Shieling of the One Night

Three crofters encounter the …
Three crofters encounter the spirits of the ancient past.
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Still Game
TV ShowSep 1, 2002

Still Game

Still Game is a Scottish sitcom, produced by The Comedy …
Still Game is a Scottish sitcom, produced by The Comedy Unit with BBC Scotland. It was created by Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill, who played the lead characters, Jack Jarvis and Victor McDade, two Glaswegian pensioners. The characters first appeared in the pair's previous TV sketch show Chewin' the Fat, which aired in Scotland from January 1999 until December 2005.
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2000
The Mumbo Jumbo
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MovieOct 24, 2000

The Mumbo Jumbo

A cynical young American, Thomas Doubting, is given a magical …
A cynical young American, Thomas Doubting, is given a magical amulet which takes him on a mysterious journey to the island of Sinmouth. The eccentric locals believe he is the lost legend of "Mumbo Jumbo" - an entity who will restore their fortunes and rescue the beautiful Princess Vanilla.
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1999
Holby City
TV ShowJan 12, 1999

Holby City

Holby City (styled as HOLBY CI⁺Y) is a British medical drama …
Holby City (styled as HOLBY CI⁺Y) is a British medical drama television series that airs weekly on BBC One. The series was created by Tony McHale and Mal Young as a spin-off from the established BBC medical drama Casualty, and premiered on 12 January 1999. It is set in the same hospital as Casualty, in the fictional city of Holby, and featured occasional crossovers of characters and plots with both Casualty (which featured dedicated episodes broadcast as Casualty@Holby City) and the show's 2007 police procedural spin-off HolbyBlue. Its first executive producers were Young and Johnathan Young, who were succeeded by Kathleen Hutchison from 2002 to 2004, Richard Stokes from 2004 to 2006, McHale from 2006 to 2010, Belinda Campbell from 2010 to 2011, Johnathan Young from 2011 to 2013, Oliver Kent from 2013 to 2017 and Simon Harper from 2017. Holby City airs once a week, all year round, and each series now contains 52 episodes.
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1996
Spellbreaker: Secret of the Leprechauns
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MovieOct 15, 1996

Spellbreaker: Secret of the Leprechauns

Fairyhill Ireland is a place …
Fairyhill Ireland is a place filled with mysteries and legends,Leprechauns and Magic. And for an American Kid like Mike Dennehy, it's a world of wonderous adventure. Vacationing in ...
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Doctor Who
MovieMay 12, 1996

Doctor Who

Doctor Who, also referred to as Doctor Who: The Movie to …
Doctor Who, also referred to as Doctor Who: The Movie to distinguish it from the television series of the same name, is a 1996 television film continuing the British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It was developed as a co-production between BBC Worldwide, Universal Studios, 20th Century Fox, and the American network Fox. It premiered on 12 May 1996 on CITV in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (which was owned by WIC at the time before being acquired by Canwest Global in 2000), 15 days before its first showing in the United Kingdom on BBC One and two days before being broadcast in the United States on Fox. It was also shown in some countries for a limited time in cinemas.
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1995
Hollyoaks
TV ShowOct 23, 1995

Hollyoaks

Hollyoaks is a British soap opera broadcast on Channel 4 …
Hollyoaks is a British soap opera broadcast on Channel 4 since 23 October 1995. It was devised by Phil Redmond, who had also conceived the Channel 4 soap Brookside. The programme is set in the fictional village of Hollyoaks, a suburb of Chester. The show is filmed at Lime Pictures in Childwall, Liverpool.
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Leapin' Leprechauns!
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MovieJul 26, 1995

Leapin' Leprechauns!

A man tries to build a theme park on top of land that's secretly …
A man tries to build a theme park on top of land that's secretly the home to friendly Leprechauns.
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1987
Three Kinds of Heat
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MovieJun 1, 1987

Three Kinds of Heat

Three friends persecute a gang of criminals from Harlem to the …
Three friends persecute a gang of criminals from Harlem to the parties of the High Society of London.
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1986
The Pied Piper by Adrian Mitchell
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MovieNov 8, 1986

The Pied Piper by Adrian Mitchell

The Pied Piper by Adrian Mitchell released.
1984
The Bill
TV ShowOct 16, 1984

The Bill

The Bill is a British police procedural television series, …
The Bill is a British police procedural television series, first broadcast on ITV from 16 October 1984 until 31 August 2010. The programme originated from a one-off drama, Woodentop, broadcast in August 1983.
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1981
Starstrider
TV ShowDec 2, 1981

Starstrider

Starstrider was a children's quiz show that was produced by …
Starstrider was a children's quiz show that was produced by Granada Television and aired on ITV in 1984 and 1985 and ran for 2 series. The host, Starstrider, a space being from the planet Ulphrates III on the search for intelligence, was played in Series 1 by Roger Sloman and in Series 2 by Jim Carter. Future Doctor Who actor Sylvester McCoy co-hosted both series, playing Starstrider's hapless assistant Wart. Both the host and co-host would greet the teams each week with the words, "Hello and welcome" and similarly they would end the show saying, "Goodbye and farewell".
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Tiny Revolutions
MovieSep 22, 1981

Tiny Revolutions

Slovak professor Jan Kalina, who is arrested and thrown in jail for …
Slovak professor Jan Kalina, who is arrested and thrown in jail for collecting anti-government jokes. A true story.
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1980
Children in Need
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TV ShowNov 21, 1980

Children in Need

BBC Children in Need (also promoted as Plant Mewn …
BBC Children in Need (also promoted as Plant Mewn Angen in Wales) is the BBC's UK charity. Since 1980 it has raised over £1 billion for disadvantaged children and young people in the UK. One of the highlights is an annual telethon, held in November and televised on BBC One from 19:30 until 02:30, switching to BBC Two for 35 minutes from 22:00 due to the BBC News at Ten. "Pudsey Bear" is BBC Children in Need's mascot, whilst Sir Terry Wogan was its long-standing host for 35 years. A prominent annual event in British television, Children in Need is one of three high profile British telethons. It is the only charity belonging to the BBC, the other telethons being Red Nose Day and Sport Relief, both supporting Comic Relief.
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1979
The Secret Policeman's Ball
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MovieDec 22, 1979

The Secret Policeman's Ball

A series of benefit concerts …
A series of benefit concerts to raise money for Amnesty International. Performances include comedy skits and musical numbers by a varied cast of mostly British performers. Featuring several...
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All the Fun of the Fair
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MovieNov 18, 1979

All the Fun of the Fair

All the Fun of the Fair released.
Jigsaw
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TV ShowJul 16, 1979

Jigsaw

Jigsaw is a BBC show aimed at children between the ages of …
Jigsaw is a BBC show aimed at children between the ages of 4 and 7 that combined elements of puzzle solving and entertainment, which was broadcast from 16 July 1979 until 15 June 1984. Written and directed by Clive Doig, the show was presented by mime artist Adrian Hedley, Janet Ellis and "Jigg" - a giant floating orange jigsaw piece, voiced by John Leeson.
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Dracula
MovieJul 13, 1979

Dracula

In 1913, the charming, seductive and sinister vampire Count …
In 1913, the charming, seductive and sinister vampire Count Dracula travels to England in search of an immortal bride.
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1974
Tiswas
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TV ShowJan 5, 1974

Tiswas

Tiswas ("Today Is Saturday Watch And Smile") is a children's …
Tiswas ("Today Is Saturday Watch And Smile") is a children's British television series that originally aired on Saturday mornings from 5 January 1974 to 3 April 1982 and was produced for the ITV network by ATV Network Limited.
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1972
Great Performances
TV ShowNov 4, 1972

Great Performances

Great Performances is a television anthology series dedicated to …
Great Performances is a television anthology series dedicated to the performing arts; the banner has been used to televise theatrical performances such as plays, musicals, opera, ballet, concerts, as well as occasional documentaries. It is produced by the PBS member stations WNET in New York City (originally in conjunction with KQED/San Francisco, WTTW/Chicago, Maryland Public Television, South Carolina ETV and KERA-TV/Dallas/Fort Worth).
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1963
Doctor Who
TV ShowNov 23, 1963

Doctor Who

The adventures in time and space of the Doctor, a Time Lord …
The adventures in time and space of the Doctor, a Time Lord who changes appearance and personality by regenerating when near death, and is joined by companions in battles against aliens and other megalomaniacs.
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1958
Blue Peter
TV ShowOct 16, 1958

Blue Peter

Blue Peter is a British children's television programme that …
Blue Peter is a British children's television programme that was first broadcast in 1958. The programme, which has had continuous seasons since it was first aired, is now the longest-running children's TV show in the world. It was broadcast mainly from BBC Television Centre in London until September 2011, when the programme moved North to MediaCityUK in Salford, Greater Manchester. It is currently shown live on the CBBC television channel.
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1943
Sylvester McCoy
BirthAugust 1943

Sylvester McCoy

Sylvester McCoy was born.
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