Peter Cushing

Peter Cushing

Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE  (26 May 1913 – 11 August 1994) was an English actor, known for his many appearances in Hammer Films, in which he played Baron Frankenstein and Dr. Van Helsing, amongst many other roles, often appearing opposite Christopher Lee, and occasionally Vincent Price. A familiar face on both sides of the Atlantic, his most famous roles outside of "Hammer Horror" include his many appearances as Sherlock Holmes, as Grand Moff Tarkin in Star Wars (1977) and as the mysterious Doctor Who in Doctor Who and the Daleks and Daleks - Invasion Earth 2150 AD in 1965 and 1966, two cinema films based on the television series Doctor Who. Description above from the Wikipedia article Peter Cushing, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
    Known for
    Acting
    Place of birth
    Kenley, Surrey, England, UK
    Birthday
    5/26/1913
Star Wars
Star Wars
8.2
Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed
Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed
6.4
Frankenstein Created Woman
Frankenstein Created Woman
6.4
The Curse of Frankenstein
The Curse of Frankenstein
6.7
The Revenge of Frankenstein
The Revenge of Frankenstein
6.5
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell
6.1
The Evil of Frankenstein
The Evil of Frankenstein
6.1
Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
5.3
Biggles
Biggles
5.2
The Brides of Dracula
The Brides of Dracula
6.8
Hamlet
Hamlet
7.4
The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Hound of the Baskervilles
6.8
Dracula
Dracula
7.3
The Vampire Lovers
The Vampire Lovers
6.4
Top Secret!
Top Secret!
7.1
Horror Express
Horror Express
6.4
Asylum
Asylum
6
Dracula A.D. 1972
Dracula A.D. 1972
5.9
At the Earth's Core
At the Earth's Core
5
The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires
The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires
5.9
Dr. Who and the Daleks
Dr. Who and the Daleks
5.7
Shock Waves
Shock Waves
5
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors
6.4
The Beast Must Die
The Beast Must Die
5.4
Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror
Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror
7.3
Mystery on Monster Island
Mystery on Monster Island
4.4
The Gorgon
The Gorgon
6.3
Madhouse
Madhouse
6.2
The Black Knight
The Black Knight
6.2
Island of Terror
Island of Terror
5.7
The Satanic Rites of Dracula
The Satanic Rites of Dracula
5.6
The Masks of Death
The Masks of Death
5.6
Twins of Evil
Twins of Evil
6.7
Nothing But the Night
Nothing But the Night
6
Legend of the Werewolf
Legend of the Werewolf
5.3
And Now the Screaming Starts!
And Now the Screaming Starts!
5.9
The Creeping Flesh
The Creeping Flesh
5.9
Scream and Scream Again
Scream and Scream Again
5.3
Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great
5.9
The Skull
The Skull
6
Time Without Pity
Time Without Pity
6.6
Cash on Demand
Cash on Demand
7.6
The Devil's Men
The Devil's Men
4.2
The Abominable Snowman
The Abominable Snowman
6.2
Daleks' Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D.
Daleks' Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D.
6.1
Tales from the Crypt
Tales from the Crypt
6.8
Dalekmania
Dalekmania
7.1
House of the Long Shadows
House of the Long Shadows
6.3
The House That Dripped Blood
The House That Dripped Blood
6.3
Corruption
Corruption
5.8
She
She
5.6
Fear in the Night
Fear in the Night
5.9
From Beyond the Grave
From Beyond the Grave
6.6
Dr. Phibes Rises Again
Dr. Phibes Rises Again
6.3
A Tale of Two Cities
A Tale of Two Cities
5.7
The Mummy
The Mummy
6.7
Captain Clegg
Captain Clegg
6.2
The Ghoul
The Ghoul
4.9
The Flesh and the Fiends
The Flesh and the Fiends
6.6
The Howards of Virginia
The Howards of Virginia
6.3
I, Monster
I, Monster
5.5
Arabian Adventure
Arabian Adventure
5.9
John Paul Jones
John Paul Jones
6
Night of the Big Heat
Night of the Big Heat
5.3
Son of Hitler
Son of Hitler
5.2
The Uncanny
The Uncanny
5.8
Violent Playground
Violent Playground
7
Hammer: The Studio That Dripped Blood
Hammer: The Studio That Dripped Blood
6.4
Shatter
Shatter
5.8
The Blood Beast Terror
The Blood Beast Terror
5.5
Incense for the Damned
Incense for the Damned
3.6
The Hellfire Club
The Hellfire Club
5.2
The End of the Affair
The End of the Affair
5.7
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Nineteen Eighty-Four
7.4
Trial by Combat
Trial by Combat
7.7
The Naked Edge
The Naked Edge
6.2
Helen Keller: The Miracle Continues
6.5
The Man Who Finally Died
The Man Who Finally Died
6.2
Tender Dracula
Tender Dracula
4.5
Sword of Sherwood Forest
Sword of Sherwood Forest
6
Magic Fire
Magic Fire
4.8
They Dare Not Love
They Dare Not Love
6
Vigil in the Night
Vigil in the Night
6
The Great Houdinis
The Great Houdinis
6
Peter Cushing: A One Way Ticket to Hollywood
Peter Cushing: A One Way Ticket to Hollywood
10
Fury at Smugglers' Bay
Fury at Smugglers' Bay
4.6
Suspect
Suspect
6.4
Trouble in the Sky
Trouble in the Sky
6.6
The Standard
The Standard
0
Laddie
Laddie
6
A Chump at Oxford
A Chump at Oxford
6.8
The Man in the Iron Mask
The Man in the Iron Mask
7.1
Torture Garden
Torture Garden
6.1
Women in War
Women in War
3
A Touch of the Sun
A Touch of the Sun
3.5
Some May Live
Some May Live
3.5
Black Jack
Black Jack
0
One More Time
One More Time
4.3
The Woman in the House
The Woman in the House
6.5
The Story of Star Wars
The Story of Star Wars
7
Attack of the Octopus People
Attack of the Octopus People
0
The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes
The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes
7
Fists of Fire
0
Dark Glamour: The Blood and Guts of Hammer Productions
Dark Glamour: The Blood and Guts of Hammer Productions
6
The Skywalker Legacy
The Skywalker Legacy
7.8
The Hidden Master
The Hidden Master
0
AGFA Mystery Mixtape #2: Later in L.A.
AGFA Mystery Mixtape #2: Later in L.A.
0
The World of Hammer: Dracula and the Undead
The World of Hammer: Dracula and the Undead
10
It Might Be You
It Might Be You
0
Heiße Ware aus Hong Kong
0
Halloween: The Inside Story
Halloween: The Inside Story
7.4
Dreams
Dreams
5
Fanex Files: Hammer Films
Fanex Files: Hammer Films
7
Dracula: Prince of Darkness
Dracula: Prince of Darkness
6.8
Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman
Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman
9
When We Are Married
0
Peter Cushing: In His Own Words
Peter Cushing: In His Own Words
7.5
Dr. Who: Classic Movie Double Bill
Dr. Who: Classic Movie Double Bill
0
Moulin Rouge
Moulin Rouge
6.7
The Horror Show
The Horror Show
6
Frankenstein: A Cinematic Scrapbook
5.7
Anastasia
0
Frankenstein Reborn
Frankenstein Reborn
0
Star Wars: Despecialized Edition
Star Wars: Despecialized Edition
0
Logo
Nuxt Movies
Made with

Data provided by 

This project uses the TMDB API but is not endorsed or certified by TMDB.

Language: