Geoffrey Palmer

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 68
Geoffrey Dyson Palmer, is an English actor known for his roles in British television sitcoms playing Jimmy Anderson in The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976–79), Ben Parkinson in Butterflies (1978–83) and Lionel Hardcastle in As Time Goes By (1992–2005). His film appearances include A Fish Called Wanda (1988), The Madness of King George (1994), Mrs. read more

Geoffrey Dyson Palmer, is an English actor known for his roles in British television sitcoms playing Jimmy Anderson in The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976–79), Ben Parkinson in Butterflies (1978–83) and Lionel Hardcastle in As Time Goes By (1992–2005). His film appearances include A Fish Called Wanda (1988), The Madness of King George (1994), Mrs. Brown (1997), and Tomorrow Never Dies (1997).

Birth Name

Geoffrey Dyson Palmer

Born

Saturday, 04 June 1927

Died

Thursday, 05 November 2020

Actor Filmography

To Olivia Geoffrey Fisher 2021
Artsnight Self 2015
Paddington Head Geographer 2014
The Last Sparks of Sundown Sir Buster Sparks 2014
Parade's End Bishop 2012
Bert & Dickie Charles Burnell 2012
The Hollow Crown Lord Chief Justice 2012
Run for Your Wife Man on toilet 2012
Lost Christmas Dr. Clarence 2011
W.E. Stanley Baldwin 2011
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

To Olivia Geoffrey Fisher 2021
Artsnight Self 2015
Paddington Head Geographer 2014
The Last Sparks of Sundown Sir Buster Sparks 2014
Parade's End Bishop 2012
Bert & Dickie Charles Burnell 2012
The Hollow Crown Lord Chief Justice 2012
Run for Your Wife Man on toilet 2012
Lost Christmas Dr. Clarence 2011
W.E. Stanley Baldwin 2011
The Many Faces of... Lionel Hardcastle / Henry Ponsonby / Self 2010
Rev. Martin 2010
Grandpa in My Pocket Grandad Gilbert 2009
The Pink Panther 2 Joubert 2008
Ashes to Ashes Lord Scarman 2008
Piccadilly Jim Bayliss 2005
Doctor Who Captain Hardaker 2005
The Funny Blokes of British Comedy Self 2005
The Young Visiters Minnit 2003
Peter Pan Sir Edward Quiller Couch 2003
Absolute Power Lord Harcourt 2003
Grumpy Old Men Narrator 2003
Comedy Connections Ben Parkinson, Self 2003
Timeshift Narrator 2002
The Savages Donald 2001
The 1940s House Self - Narrator 2001
Rat The Doctor 2000
Anna and the King Lord John Bradley 1999
Loose Women Himself 1999
Alice Through the Looking Glass White King 1998
Reckless: The Sequel Robert Crane 1998
Stiff Upper Lips His Butler's Voice 1998
Tomorrow Never Dies Admiral Roebuck 1997
Mrs. Brown Henry Ponsonby 1997
The Madness of King George Warren 1994
As Time Goes By Lionel Hardcastle 1992
Smack and Thistle Sir Horace Wimbol 1991
Alleyn Mysteries Harold Cartell 1990
Blackadder Goes Forth Field Marshal Haig 1989
Screen One Donleavy 1989
Poirot Vice Admiral Hamling 1989
Christabel Mr. Burton 1988
A Fish Called Wanda Judge 1988
Hawks SAAB Salesman 1988
Inspector Morse Matthew Copley-Barnes 1987
Season's Greetings Bernard 1986
Executive Stress Donald Fairchild 1986
Clockwise Headmaster 1986
Hot Metal Harold Stringer 1986
A Zed & Two Noughts Fallast 1985
Screen Two The Angry Doctor 1985
Fairly Secret Army Major Harry Truscott / Major Harry Kitchener Wellington Truscott 1984
Natural World Self - Narrator 1983
Beyond the Limit British Ambassador 1983
Whoops Apocalypse Foreign Secretary 1982
The Kenny Everett Television Show Various 1981
Bergerac Nigel Carter 1981
The Outsider Col. Wyndham 1979
Butterflies Ben Parkinson 1978
Bless Me Father Freddie Williams 1978
The Professionals Avery, Simon Sinclair 1977
The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin Jimmy Anderson, Jimmy 1976
Fawlty Towers Dr. Price 1975
Angels Lawrence Rutherford 1975
Edward the King Sir Edward Clarke 1975
The Sweeney Commander Watson 1975
Happy Ever After Bob Holsgrove, Mr. Critchley 1974
O Lucky Man! Examination Doctor / Basil Keyes / Examination Doctor/Basil Keyes 1973
Colditz Doc 1972
Crown Court Kenneth Eden 1972
Van der Valk Head of Faculty 1972
Six Days of Justice Mr. Nicholas 1972
The Shadow of the Tower John Mayne 1972
The Goodies School Headmaster 1970
Play for Today Chief Superintendent, Det. Chief Insp. Harris, Jack, Richard Nicholls 1970
Doomwatch Major Sims, Chief Supt. Mallory 1970
Paul Temple Det. Insp. Dean 1969
ITV Saturday Night Theatre Mac 1969
The Expert Asst. Chief Con. Rogers, Carter 1968
City '68 Robins 1967
The Further Adventures of the Musketeers Oliver Cromwell 1967
NBC Experiment in Television Police Driver 1967
Beggar My Neighbour PC Stunt 1966
Cast a Giant Shadow David 1966
Mystery and Imagination Turner 1966
The Baron Anstruther 1966
BBC Play of the Month Monteith, Graviter 1965
Thirty-Minute Theatre Professor Whybrow 1965
Out of the Unknown Chief Officer, Gosford, Jack Mervyn 1965
Mogul Jeremy Martin 1965
Pardon the Expression Hotel Manager, Mr. Bentley 1965
Public Eye Donald Halston, Dr. Pringle 1965
Gideon C.I.D. Jeff Grant 1964
The Wednesday Play Property Agent 1964
Shadow of Treason Police Officer 1964
Doctor Who Masters, Administrator, Permanent Under Secretary Masters 1963
The Human Jungle Williams 1963
Incident at Midnight Dr. Tanfield 1963
A Prize of Arms Cpl. Myers 1962
The Saint Pete Ferguson 1962
Comedy Playhouse Ralph 1961
The Avengers Dr. Terence, Martin Smythe, Paul Manning, Philip Anthony 1961
Bootsie and Snudge Policeman, Police Constable, Fireman, Police Inspector, Police Sergeant 1960
Police Surgeon Peter Hughes 1960
Arthur's Treasured Volumes Detective Inspector 1960
No Hiding Place Det. Sgt. Walsh 1959
Interpol Calling Colonel 1959
The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre Dr. Tanfield 1959
The Army Game Soldier, Corporal, M.O., Member of Parliament, Orderly Corporal, Orderly Sergeant, Police Sergeant, Private, Radio Announcer, Radio Presenter, Sergeant, Voice on radio, Voice on Television, Coporal Foster 1957
Armchair Theatre Rankin 1956
This Is Your Life Self 1955
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