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 DVD Ian Chesterton 7.3
View more details for The Age of EnduranceThe Age of EnduranceEarly Adventures audio Ian/The DoctorNone
View more details for The AztecsThe AztecsBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.4
View more details for The AztecsThe AztecsBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 8.2
View more details for The AztecsThe AztecsBBC classic series audio NarratorNone
View more details for The BeginningThe BeginningBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 9
View more details for The CrusadeThe CrusadeBBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Crusade and The Space MuseumThe Crusade and The Space MuseumBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 7.5
View more details for The Dalek CollectionThe Dalek CollectionBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.2
View more details for The Dalek Invasion of EarthThe Dalek Invasion of EarthBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for The Dalek Invasion of EarthThe Dalek Invasion of EarthBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 7.6
View more details for The DaleksThe DaleksBBC classic series video 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 video Ian Chesterton 7.3
View more details for The Daleks: 21 Minutes of AdventureThe Daleks: 21 Minutes of AdventureMiscellaneous audio Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for Doctor Who and the Dalek Invasion of EarthDoctor Who and the Dalek Invasion of EarthBBC classic series audio Narrator 9.6
View more details for Doctor Who and the DaleksDoctor Who and the DaleksBBC classic series audio Narrator 8.2
View more details for The Doctor's TaleThe Doctor's TaleEarly Adventures audio Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for The Doctors Revisited: 1-4The Doctors Revisited: 1-4BBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 9.3
View more details for The Doctors: The William Hartnell YearsThe Doctors: The William Hartnell YearsMiscellaneous DVD/Blu-ray HimselfNone
View more details for Domain of the VoordDomain of the VoordEarly Adventures audio Ian Chesterton 8.2
View more details for The Edge of DestructionThe Edge of DestructionBBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Edge of Destruction & The Pilot EpisodeThe Edge of Destruction & The Pilot EpisodeBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 7.4
View more details for The End of the Universe CollectionThe End of the Universe CollectionBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 6.2
View more details for Der Erste Doktor: Am Rande der VernichtungDer Erste Doktor: Am Rande der VernichtungBBC classic series DVD Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for Der Erste Doktor: Die DaleksDer Erste Doktor: Die DaleksBBC classic series DVD 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 DVD Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for The Fifth TravellerThe Fifth TravellerEarly Adventures audio Ian/The DoctorNone
View more details for The First Doctor CollectionThe First Doctor CollectionBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 8.4
View more details for The Flames of CadizThe Flames of CadizCompanion Chronicles audio Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The GameThe GameNew Audio Adventure Lord Darzil Carlisle 7.4
View more details for The Hartnell YearsThe Hartnell YearsBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 6.5
View more details for Invasion Earth!Invasion Earth!BBC classic series audio NarratorNone
View more details for The Keys of MarinusThe Keys of MarinusBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 6.3
View more details for The Keys of MarinusThe Keys of MarinusBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.1
View more details for The Library of AlexandriaThe Library of AlexandriaCompanion Chronicles audio Ian Chesterton 8
View more details for Lost in TimeLost in TimeBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 9.4
View more details for Lost in Time: The William Hartnell YearsLost in Time: The William Hartnell YearsBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.9
View more details for The Lost Stories: The Dark PlanetThe Lost Stories: The Dark PlanetLost Stories audio Ian Chesterton 7.8
View more details for The Lost Stories: The First Doctor Box SetThe Lost Stories: The First Doctor Box SetLost Stories audio Ian Chesterton 9.1
View more details for The Lost Stories: The Masters of LuxorThe Lost Stories: The Masters of LuxorLost Stories audio Ian Chesterton 9
View more details for The Lost TV Episodes: Collection One - 1964-1965The Lost TV Episodes: Collection One - 1964-1965BBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 9.5
View more details for Marco Polo (audio soundtrack)Marco Polo (audio soundtrack)BBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 8.5
View more details for The Monster Collection: The DaleksThe Monster Collection: The DaleksBBC new series DVD/Blu-ray Ian Chesterton 5
View more details for Myth Makers 33: William RussellMyth Makers 33: William RussellMyth Makers video Himself 8
View more details for Myth Makers: William Russell & Verity LambertMyth Makers: William Russell & Verity LambertMyth Makers DVD Himself 7.7
View more details for PanoptiCon '93: Highlights Part OnePanoptiCon '93: Highlights Part OneMiscellaneous video HimselfNone
View more details for Planet of GiantsPlanet of GiantsBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 7.6
View more details for Planet of GiantsPlanet of GiantsBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.5
View more details for The Reign of TerrorThe Reign of TerrorBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for The Reign of TerrorThe Reign of TerrorBBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for The Reign of TerrorThe Reign of TerrorBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.9
View more details for The Rescue & The RomansThe Rescue & The RomansBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 7.1
View more details for The Rescue & The RomansThe Rescue & The RomansBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Rocket MenThe Rocket MenCompanion Chronicles audio Ian Chesterton 8.8
View more details for The RomansThe RomansBBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 9.9
View more details for The SensoritesThe SensoritesBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 5
View more details for The Sensorites (audio soundtrack)The Sensorites (audio soundtrack)BBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 7.2
View more details for The SensoritesThe SensoritesBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 8
View more details for The Sensorites (novel reading)The Sensorites (novel reading)BBC classic series audio NarratorNone
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IShort Trips: Volume IMiscellaneous audio Narrator 8.8
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IIShort Trips: Volume IIMiscellaneous audio NarratorNone
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IIIShort Trips: Volume IIIMiscellaneous audio NarratorNone
View more details for Short Trips: Volume IVShort Trips: Volume IVMiscellaneous audio NarratorNone
View more details for The Sleeping CityThe Sleeping CityCompanion Chronicles audio Ian Chesterton 9
View more details for The Space Museum (audio soundtrack)The Space Museum (audio soundtrack)BBC classic series audio Ian Chesterton 8.3
View more details for The Space Museum / The ChaseThe Space Museum / The ChaseBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 7.8
View more details for The Time MuseumThe Time MuseumCompanion Chronicles audio Ian Chesterton 7
View more details for The Transit of VenusThe Transit of VenusCompanion Chronicles audio Ian Chesterton 7
View more details for Travels in Time and SpaceTravels in Time and SpaceBBC classic series audio Narrator 7.6
View more details for The TV Episodes: Collection SixThe TV Episodes: Collection SixBBC classic series audio Ian ChestertonNone
View more details for An Unearthly ChildAn Unearthly ChildBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 8.6
View more details for An Unearthly ChildAn Unearthly ChildBBC classic series audio NarratorNone
View more details for The WandererThe WandererCompanion Chronicles audio Ian Chesterton 7.1
View more details for The Web PlanetThe Web PlanetBBC classic series video Ian Chesterton 6.5
View more details for The Web PlanetThe Web PlanetBBC classic series DVD Ian Chesterton 6.7
View more details for WhoTalk: Adventures in Time CommentariesWhoTalk: Adventures in Time CommentariesWhoTalk commentary CD HimselfNone
View more details for WhoTalk: An Unearthly Child CommentaryWhoTalk: An Unearthly Child CommentaryWhoTalk commentary CD HimselfNone
View more details for WhoTalk: The Edge of Destruction CommentaryWhoTalk: The Edge of Destruction CommentaryWhoTalk commentary CD HimselfNone




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