William Russell
 

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William Russell
Born:19 November 1924 (age 94)
Bio:Sunderland-born actor, real name Russell William Enoch. As a young actor, played Hamlet in the West End and built his career from there with a varied selection of TV and film roles before landing the title role in the popular ITV series The Adventures of Sir Lancelot in 1956, notable as the first British TV show to be filmed in colour. Later he appeared in classic Steve McQueen movie The Great Escape in 1963, the same year he was cast in a new BBC TV science fiction show called Doctor Who as Ian Chesterton, one of the Doctor's travelling companions. Stayed on Doctor Who for 2 years, after which he continued his career with a wide variety of TV roles including appearances in Blackadder, Coronation Street, and even a cameo role in the 1978 Superman movie. In latter years he served as a senior executive in the actor's union, Equity, and also as a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company.
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View more details for 40th Anniversary 1963-2003 Dalek Collector's Edition40th Anniversary 1963-2003 Dalek Collector's EditionBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 7.3
View more details for The Age of EnduranceThe Age of EnduranceEarly Adventures audios Ian/The DoctorNone
View more details for The AztecsThe AztecsBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.4
View more details for The AztecsThe AztecsBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 8.2
View more details for The AztecsThe AztecsBBC classic series audios NarratorNone
View more details for The BeginningThe BeginningBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 9
View more details for The CrusadeThe CrusadeBBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 8.4
View more details for The Crusade and The Space MuseumThe Crusade and The Space MuseumBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 7.5
View more details for The Dalek CollectionThe Dalek CollectionBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.2
View more details for The Dalek Invasion of EarthThe Dalek Invasion of EarthBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for The Dalek Invasion of EarthThe Dalek Invasion of EarthBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 7.6
View more details for The DaleksThe DaleksBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 8.8
View more details for The Daleks Limited Edition Boxed Set (The Chase / Remembrance of the Daleks)The Daleks Limited Edition Boxed Set (The Chase / Remembrance of the Daleks)BBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 7.3
View more details for The Daleks: 21 Minutes of AdventureThe Daleks: 21 Minutes of AdventureMiscellaneous audios Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for Doctor Who and the Dalek Invasion of EarthDoctor Who and the Dalek Invasion of EarthBBC classic series audios Narrator 9.6
View more details for Doctor Who and the DaleksDoctor Who and the DaleksBBC classic series audios Narrator 8.2
View more details for The Doctor's TaleThe Doctor's TaleEarly Adventures audios Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for The Doctors Revisited: 1-4The Doctors Revisited: 1-4BBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 9.3
View more details for The Doctors: The William Hartnell YearsThe Doctors: The William Hartnell YearsMiscellaneous DVDs/Blu-rays HimselfNone
View more details for Domain of the VoordDomain of the VoordEarly Adventures audios Ian Chesterton 8.2
View more details for The Edge of DestructionThe Edge of DestructionBBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Edge of Destruction & The Pilot EpisodeThe Edge of Destruction & The Pilot EpisodeBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 7.4
View more details for The End of the Universe CollectionThe End of the Universe CollectionBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 6.2
View more details for Der Erste Doktor: Am Rande der VernichtungDer Erste Doktor: Am Rande der VernichtungBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for Der Erste Doktor: Die DaleksDer Erste Doktor: Die DaleksBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for Der Erste Doktor: Wie Alles Begann - Das Kind von den SternenDer Erste Doktor: Wie Alles Begann - Das Kind von den SternenBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for The Fifth TravellerThe Fifth TravellerEarly Adventures audios Ian/The DoctorNone
View more details for The First Doctor CollectionThe First Doctor CollectionBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 8.4
View more details for The Flames of CadizThe Flames of CadizCompanion Chronicles audios Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The GameThe GameNew Audio Adventures Lord Darzil Carlisle 7.4
View more details for The Hartnell YearsThe Hartnell YearsBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 6.5
View more details for Invasion Earth!Invasion Earth!BBC classic series audios NarratorNone
View more details for The Keys of MarinusThe Keys of MarinusBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 6.3
View more details for The Keys of MarinusThe Keys of MarinusBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.1
View more details for The Library of AlexandriaThe Library of AlexandriaCompanion Chronicles audios Ian Chesterton 8
View more details for Lost in TimeLost in TimeBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 9.4
View more details for Lost in Time: The William Hartnell YearsLost in Time: The William Hartnell YearsBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.9
View more details for The Lost Stories: The Dark PlanetThe Lost Stories: The Dark PlanetLost Stories audios Ian Chesterton 7.8
View more details for The Lost Stories: The First Doctor Box SetThe Lost Stories: The First Doctor Box SetLost Stories audios Ian Chesterton 9.1
View more details for The Lost Stories: The Masters of LuxorThe Lost Stories: The Masters of LuxorLost Stories audios Ian Chesterton 9
View more details for The Lost TV Episodes: Collection One - 1964-1965The Lost TV Episodes: Collection One - 1964-1965BBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 9.5
View more details for Marco Polo (audio soundtrack)Marco Polo (audio soundtrack)BBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for The Monster Collection: The DaleksThe Monster Collection: The DaleksBBC new series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 5
View more details for Myth Makers 33: William RussellMyth Makers 33: William RussellMyth Makers videos Himself 8
View more details for Myth Makers: William Russell & Verity LambertMyth Makers: William Russell & Verity LambertMyth Makers DVDs Himself 7.7
View more details for PanoptiCon '93: Highlights Part OnePanoptiCon '93: Highlights Part OneMiscellaneous videos HimselfNone
View more details for Planet of GiantsPlanet of GiantsBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 7.6
View more details for Planet of GiantsPlanet of GiantsBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.5
View more details for The Reign of TerrorThe Reign of TerrorBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for The Reign of TerrorThe Reign of TerrorBBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Reign of TerrorThe Reign of TerrorBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.9
View more details for The Rescue & The RomansThe Rescue & The RomansBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 7.1
View more details for The Rescue & The RomansThe Rescue & The RomansBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Rocket MenThe Rocket MenCompanion Chronicles audios Ian Chesterton 8.8
View more details for The RomansThe RomansBBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 9.9
View more details for The SensoritesThe SensoritesBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 5
View more details for The Sensorites (audio soundtrack)The Sensorites (audio soundtrack)BBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 7.2
View more details for The SensoritesThe SensoritesBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 8
View more details for The Sensorites (novel reading)The Sensorites (novel reading)BBC classic series audios NarratorNone
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IShort Trips: Volume IMiscellaneous audios Narrator 8.8
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IIShort Trips: Volume IIMiscellaneous audios NarratorNone
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IIIShort Trips: Volume IIIMiscellaneous audios NarratorNone
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IVShort Trips: Volume IVMiscellaneous audios NarratorNone
View more details for The Sleeping CityThe Sleeping CityCompanion Chronicles audios Ian Chesterton 9
View more details for The Space Museum (audio soundtrack)The Space Museum (audio soundtrack)BBC classic series audios Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Space Museum / The ChaseThe Space Museum / The ChaseBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 7.8
View more details for The Time MuseumThe Time MuseumCompanion Chronicles audios Ian Chesterton 7
View more details for The Transit of VenusThe Transit of VenusCompanion Chronicles audios Ian Chesterton 7.1
View more details for Travels in Time and SpaceTravels in Time and SpaceBBC classic series audios Narrator 7.6
View more details for The TV Episodes: Collection SixThe TV Episodes: Collection SixBBC classic series audios Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for An Unearthly ChildAn Unearthly ChildBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for An Unearthly ChildAn Unearthly ChildBBC classic series audios NarratorNone
View more details for The WandererThe WandererCompanion Chronicles audios Ian Chesterton 7.1
View more details for The Web PlanetThe Web PlanetBBC classic series videos Ian Chesterton 6.5
View more details for The Web PlanetThe Web PlanetBBC classic series DVDs/Blu-rays Ian Chesterton 6.7
View more details for WhoTalk: Adventures in Time CommentariesWhoTalk: Adventures in Time CommentariesWhoTalk commentary CDs HimselfNone
View more details for WhoTalk: An Unearthly Child CommentaryWhoTalk: An Unearthly Child CommentaryWhoTalk commentary CDs HimselfNone
View more details for WhoTalk: The Dead Planet CommentaryWhoTalk: The Dead Planet CommentaryWhoTalk commentary CDs HimselfNone
View more details for WhoTalk: The Edge of Destruction CommentaryWhoTalk: The Edge of Destruction CommentaryWhoTalk commentary CDs HimselfNone




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