Tim Preece

Actor, Writer

Actor, Writer


Tim Preece was born on August 5, 1938 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for The Ghost Writer (2010), Ivanhoe (1970) and Vanity Fair (2004). He has been married to Gillian Wray since 1973. They have two children.
Birth date
1938-08-05

Known For


Ivanhoe
Ivanhoe
Prince John (1970)
Vanity Fair
Vanity Fair
Horrocks (2004)
Porterhouse Blue
Porterhouse Blue
Dr. Messmer (1987)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorSitting in Limbo
(TV Movie) Mr. Hardcastle
2020
ActorHolby City
(TV Series) Neil Williams / Dr. Bob Coulson - Left Behind (2017) ... Neil Williams - Now or Never (2006) ... Dr. Bob Coulson
2006-2017
Actor1066: A Year to Conquer England
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Edward the Confessor - Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Edward the Confessor - Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Edward the Confessor - Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Edward the Confessor
2017
ActorDer Verrat von München
Sir Robert Vansittart
2016
ActorA Kindness
(Short) Dog Walker
2014
ActorSilent Witness
(TV Series) George Ryder - The Legacy: Part 2 (2013) ... George Ryder - The Legacy: Part 1 (2013) ... George Ryder
2013
ActorCome Fly with Me
(TV Series) Man Buying Ticket to Guernsey - Episode #1.6 (2011) ... Man Buying Ticket to Guernsey
2011
ActorThe Ghost Writer
Roy
2010
ActorMonday Monday
(TV Series) Doctor - Episode #1.6 (2009) ... Doctor
2009
ActorBathory: Countess of Blood
Cardinal Forgách
2008
ActorThe Bill
(TV Series) Bob Hain / Ian Wilson / Harry Franks / ... - Line of Fire: Part 1 (2007) ... Bob Hain - 338: Trial Basis (2005) ... Ian Wilson - Just Say No (1994) ... Harry Franks - Missing (1993) ... Gerry Whitfield - Getting Stressed (1988) ... Peter Gascoigne
1988-2007
ActorElizabeth: The Golden Age
Old Throckmorton
2007
ActorGreat News
(TV Series) Brian
2006
ActorPrime Suspect 7: The Final Act
(TV Mini-Series) AA Speaker - Part 2 (2006) ... AA Speaker - Part 1 (2006) ... AA Speaker
2006
ActorThe Secret Life of Mrs. Beeton
(TV Movie) Dr. Ramsey
2006
ActorThe Queen's Sister
(TV Movie) Ranulph Bacon
2005
ActorCoronation Street
(TV Series) Reverend Michael - Episode #1.6150 (2005) ... Reverend Michael - Episode #1.6148 (2005) ... Reverend Michael - Episode #1.6140 (2005) ... Reverend Michael - Episode #1.6139 (2005) ... Reverend Michael
2005
ActorThe Year London Blew Up: 1974
(TV Movie documentary) Mr. Matthews
2005
ActorThe Robinsons
(TV Series) Priest - Episode #1.5 (2005) ... Priest
2005
ActorFingersmith
(TV Mini-Series) Parson
2005
ActorFrances Tuesday
(TV Movie) QC
2004
ActorVanity Fair
Horrocks
2004
ActorFoyle's War
(TV Series) Philby - War Games (2003) ... Philby
2003
ActorDoctors
(TV Series) Leonard Ludlow - 'Til Death Do Us Part (2003) ... Leonard Ludlow
2003
ActorPeep Show
(TV Series) Mr. Klugman - Dream Job (2003) ... Mr. Klugman
2003
ActorRoger Roger
(TV Series) Roland - Freedom's Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Lose (2003) ... Roland
2003
ActorSpine Chillers
(TV Series) Feverell - Bradford in My Dreams (2003) ... Feverell
2003
ActorMy Uncle Silas
(TV Series) Goffy Windsor - The Race (2003) ... Goffy Windsor
2003
ActorMidsomer Murders
(TV Series) Jack Wilson - A Tale of Two Hamlets (2003) ... Jack Wilson
2003
ActorAttachments
(TV Series) David - Spunk Jockey (2002) ... David - The Domino Effect (2002) ... David
2002
ActorRescue Me
(TV Series) Phil Partridge - Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Phil Partridge
2002
ActorSweet Revenge
(TV Series) Dr. Francis Symons
2001
ActorPeople Like Us
(TV Series) Tony Garrier - The Journalist (2001) ... Tony Garrier
2001
ActorDalziel and Pascoe
(TV Series) Neville Staybrass - A Sweeter Lazarus (2000) ... Neville Staybrass
2000
ActorThe Wyvern Mystery
(TV Movie) Jim
2000
ActorKiss Me Kate
(TV Series) Dr. McLeish - Teeth (1999) ... Dr. McLeish
1999
ActorNoah's Ark
(TV Series) Jim Wallace - Stormy Weather (1998) ... Jim Wallace
1998
ActorHetty Wainthropp Investigates
(TV Series) Mr Cavendish - Childsplay (1998) ... Mr Cavendish
1998
ActorBloomin' Marvellous
(TV Series) Doug - Episode #1.7 (1997) ... Doug - Episode #1.6 (1997) ... Doug - Episode #1.4 (1997) ... Doug - Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Doug
1997
ActorChalk
(TV Series) Dr. Gray - Dreams (1997) ... Dr. Gray
1997
ActorAs Time Goes By
(TV Series) Mr Carter - The House Next Door (1997) ... Mr Carter
1997
ActorPlotlands
(TV Mini-Series) Mr. Clarke - Homes for Heroes (1997) ... Mr. Clarke - The Party (1997) ... Mr. Clarke - Orphans of the Storm (1997) ... Mr. Clarke - Tom (1997) ... Mr. Clarke - Rory (1997) ... Mr. Clarke Show all 6 episodes
1997
ActorMcLibel!
(TV Mini-Series) Professor Wheelock - Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Professor Wheelock
1997
ActorThe Legacy of Reginald Perrin
(TV Series) Tom Patterson - Episode #1.7 (1996) ... Tom Patterson - Episode #1.6 (1996) ... Tom Patterson - Episode #1.5 (1996) ... Tom Patterson - Episode #1.4 (1996) ... Tom Patterson - Episode #1.3 (1996) ... Tom Patterson Show all 7 episodes
1996
ActorExpert Witness
(TV Series documentary) David Cope - The Answer's in the Soil (1996) ... David Cope
1996
ActorGrange Hill
(TV Series) Prof. Middlegate - Episode #19.18 (1996) ... Prof. Middlegate
1996
ActorHarry's Mad
(TV Series) Mr. Carter - Spooks (1996) ... Mr. Carter
1996
ActorInto the Fire
(TV Mini-Series) Barry - Episode #1.3 (1996) ... Barry - Episode #1.2 (1996) ... Barry - Episode #1.1 (1996) ... Barry
1996
ActorJust William
(TV Series) Vicar - William Turns Over a New Leaf (1995) ... Vicar
1995
ActorJake's Progress
(TV Mini-Series) Driver - Episode #1.3 (1995) ... Driver
1995
ActorFeast of July
Preacher
1995
ActorThe Plant
(TV Movie) Alan
1995
ActorAgainst All Odds
(TV Series) Don - Lost and Found (1994) ... Don
1994
ActorWaiting for God
(TV Series) Rev. Dennis Sparrow / Rev Dennis - A Double Wedding? (1994) ... Rev. Dennis Sparrow - Bungee Jumping (1994) ... Rev. Dennis Sparrow - After the Operation (1994) ... Rev. Dennis Sparrow - The Seance (1993) ... Rev Dennis - The Funeral (1992) ... Rev. Dennis Sparrow
1992-1994
ActorClass Act
(TV Series) Bill Snape - Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Bill Snape
1994
ActorThe Chief
(TV Series) The Dean - Episode #4.5 (1994) ... The Dean
1994
ActorScreen One
(TV Series) Mr. Derbyshire - Money for Nothing (1993) ... Mr. Derbyshire
1993
ActorA Year in Provence
(TV Mini-Series) Harry - Learning the Language (1993) ... Harry - Bonne Annee, Mr Mayle (1993) ... Harry
1993
ActorLove Hurts
(TV Series) Dudley Bourne - If the Cap Fits (1993) ... Dudley Bourne
1993
ActorVirtual Murder
(TV Series) Prof. Wilbur Gutteridge - Dreams Imagic (1992) ... Prof. Wilbur Gutteridge
1992
ActorGrowing Rich
(TV Series) Kim - Episode #1.6 (1992) ... Kim - Episode #1.5 (1992) ... Kim - Episode #1.4 (1992) ... Kim - Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Kim - Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Kim
1992
ActorForever Green
(TV Series) Duncan Parry - Episode #2.4 (1992) ... Duncan Parry
1992
ActorScreen Two
(TV Series) Frofessor Hamer - The Law Lord (1992) ... Frofessor Hamer
1992
ActorCasualty
(TV Series) Peter Gilchrist - Captain - Cascade (1992) ... Peter Gilchrist - Captain
1992
ActorPerfect Scoundrels
(TV Series) Edgar - Grandmother's Footsteps (1991) ... Edgar
1991
ActorPoirot
(TV Series) Philips K.C. - The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1990) ... Philips K.C.
1990
ActorEastEnders
(TV Series) Consultant - Episode #1.582 (1990) ... Consultant
1990
ActorMaking News
(TV Series) Nick - Yes, We Have No Secrets (1990) ... Nick
1990
ActorNice Work
(TV Mini-Series) Bob Busby - Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Bob Busby - Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Bob Busby
1989
ActorTake Me Home
(TV Mini-Series) Ray - Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Ray - Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Ray - Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Ray
1989
ActorBrookside
(TV Series) Vicar - Episode #1.677 (1989) ... Vicar
1989
ActorA Very Peculiar Practice
(TV Series) Gregory - May the Force Be with You (1988) ... Gregory
1988
ActorPorterhouse Blue
(TV Mini-Series) Dr. Messmer - Episode #1.4 (1987) ... Dr. Messmer - Episode #1.3 (1987) ... Dr. Messmer - Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Dr. Messmer
1987
ActorLate Expectations
(TV Series) Vicar - Episode #1.4 (1987) ... Vicar
1987
ActorGod's Chosen Car Park
(TV Movie) Johnny Gilmore
1986
ActorShadowlands
(TV Movie) Alan Gregg
1986
ActorDempsey and Makepeace
(TV Series) Psychiatrist - Out of Darkness (1986) ... Psychiatrist
1986
ActorTerry on the Fence
Schoolmaster
1986
ActorPull the Other One
(TV Series) Terry - Grandma Gets Fit (1984) ... Terry - Grandma Does It Herself (1984) ... Terry - Grandma Steals the Show (1984) ... Terry - Grandma Strikes Back (1984) ... Terry - Grandma Goes East (1984) ... Terry Show all 6 episodes
1984
ActorEvents in a Museum
(TV Movie) Jack Sergeant
1983
ActorFlying Into the Wind
(TV Movie) Defence Counsel
1983
ActorRed Monarch
(TV Movie) Lukov
1983
ActorThe World About Us
(TV Series documentary) Alfred Russel Wallace - The Forgotten Voyage (1982) ... Alfred Russel Wallace
1982
ActorBrimstone & Treacle
Clergyman
1982
ActorPlayhouse: The Combination
(TV Movie) Man with wooden leg
1982
ActorMaybury
(TV Series) Martin Winston - Eddie (1981) ... Martin Winston
1981
ActorThe Bagthorpe Saga
(TV Series) Uncle Parker - Absolute Zero - Part 3 (1981) ... Uncle Parker - Absolute Zero - Part 2 (1981) ... Uncle Parker - Ordinary Jack - Part 3 (1981) ... Uncle Parker - Ordinary Jack - Part 2 (1981) ... Uncle Parker - Ordinary Jack - Part 1 (1981) ... Uncle Parker
1981
ActorCrown Court
(TV Series) Prof. Hubert Loomis / Richard Livesey / Capt. John Egerton - Proof Spirits: Part 1 (1981) ... Prof. Hubert Loomis - A Place to Stay: Part 1 (1977) ... Richard Livesey - The Dashing Young Officer: Part 1 (1974) ... Capt. John Egerton
1974-1981
ActorThe Glamour Girls
(TV Series) Donald - Episode #1.6 (1980) ... Donald - Episode #1.5 (1980) ... Donald
1980
ActorForgive Our Foolish Ways
(TV Series) Cameron Worrell - Episode #1.4 (1980) ... Cameron Worrell - Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Cameron Worrell - Episode #1.2 (1980) ... Cameron Worrell - Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Cameron Worrell
1980
ActorITV Playhouse
(TV Series) - Too Close to the Edge (1980)
1980
ActorThe Deep Concern
(TV Series) Nigel Jackson - Deaths and Exits (1979) ... Nigel Jackson - Canvas and Containers (1979) ... Nigel Jackson - Exposure and Explosion (1979) ... Nigel Jackson - Burials and Trappings (1979) ... Nigel Jackson - Return and Despatch (1979) ... Nigel Jackson Show all 6 episodes
1979
ActorEmmerdale Farm
(TV Series) Ian Hepton - Episode #1.436 (1978) ... Ian Hepton - Episode #1.435 (1978) ... Ian Hepton - Episode #1.434 (1978) ... Ian Hepton - Episode #1.433 (1978) ... Ian Hepton - Episode #1.432 (1978) ... Ian Hepton Show all 9 episodes
1978
ActorKilvert's Diary
(TV Series) Dr. Clouston - St. Valentine's Day (1977) ... Dr. Clouston - The Boil (1977) ... Dr. Clouston
1977
ActorThe Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin
(TV Series) Tom Patterson / Tom - Extreme Solution (1977) ... Tom Patterson - The Four Untrustworthy Men (1977) ... Tom Patterson - The Unusual Shop (1977) ... Tom Patterson - Jimmy's Offer (1977) ... Tom Patterson - Elizabeth's New Admirer (1977) ... Tom Patterson Show all 9 episodes
1976-1977
ActorAct of Rape
(TV Movie documentary) The Jury: Jeff
1977
ActorAngels
(TV Series) Dr. Yorke - Somewhere to Go (1976) ... Dr. Yorke
1976
ActorWestway
(TV Series) Graham Lawrence - The Tenants' Feast (1976) ... Graham Lawrence - A Highly Desirable Property (1976) ... Graham Lawrence - Noughts and Crosses (1976) ... Graham Lawrence - A Growing Concern (1976) ... Graham Lawrence - A Do-It-Yourself School (1976) ... Graham Lawrence
1976
ActorThe Glittering Prizes
(TV Mini-Series) Tim March - A Country Life (1976) ... Tim March
1976
ActorOut of the Trees
(TV Movie)
1976
ActorMaking Faces
(TV Series) Stuart - December 1974: Waiting for the Monsoon (1975) ... Stuart - April 1968: Late Sitting, Finance Bill (1975) ... Stuart - Summer 1966: In Funland (1975) ... Stuart - Packaging Industry Convention 1963: A Christmas Box (1975) ... Stuart - Trinity Term 1960: Paradise Lost (1975) ... Stuart Show all 6 episodes
1975
ActorAgainst the Crowd
(TV Series) Ted Hogan - Blind Man's Buff (1975) ... Ted Hogan
1975
ActorBBC2 Playhouse
(TV Series) Terry - Diane (1975) ... Terry
1975
ActorPlay for Today
(TV Series) Alan Welbeck - Funny Farm (1975) ... Alan Welbeck
1975
ActorChurchill's People
(TV Series) Thryth - The Conquerors (1975) ... Thryth
1975
ActorDoctor Who
(TV Series) Codal - Planet of the Daleks: Episode Six (1973) ... Codal - Planet of the Daleks: Episode Five (1973) ... Codal - Planet of the Daleks: Episode Four (1973) ... Codal - Planet of the Daleks: Episode Three (1973) ... Codal - Planet of the Daleks: Episode Two (1973) ... Codal Show all 6 episodes
1973
ActorIvanhoe
(TV Mini-Series) Prince John - Saint Martin's Day (1970) ... Prince John - Time of Trial (1970) ... Prince John - Templestowe (1970) ... Prince John - Hunted (1970) ... Prince John - Unmasked (1970) ... Prince John Show all 7 episodes
1970
ActorCrossplot
Sebastian
1969
ActorThe Expert
(TV Series) Gower - Playing with Fire (1969) ... Gower
1969
ActorThe Possessed
(TV Mini-Series) Kirilov - The Last Murder (1969) ... Kirilov - The Fire (1969) ... Kirilov - The Meeting (1969) ... Kirilov - The Convict (1969) ... Kirilov - The Cripple (1969) ... Kirilov Show all 6 episodes
1969
ActorTheatre 625
(TV Series) Trimmer / Harvey / Louis Dillon / ... - The Fantasist (1967) ... Harvey - Sword of Honour #2: Officers and Gentlemen (1967) ... Trimmer - Sword of Honour #1: Men at Arms (1967) ... Trimmer - Carried by Storm (1964) ... Louis Dillon - All the Conspirators #1: The Ides of March (1964) ... Valerius Catullus
1964-1967
ActorSeven Deadly Virtues
(TV Series) Colin Wilson - The Whole Truth (1967) ... Colin Wilson
1967
ActorITV Play of the Week
(TV Series) Roland Maule - Present Laughter (1967) ... Roland Maule
1967
ActorThis Man Craig
(TV Series) Edgar Albyn - Chris and the Wheelbarrow (1967) ... Edgar Albyn
1967
ActorThirty-Minute Theatre
(TV Series) Charlie - Friday Night's the Best Night (1966) ... Charlie
1966
ActorLord Raingo
(TV Series) Geoffrey Raingo - Fear (1966) ... Geoffrey Raingo - Doubts (1966) ... Geoffrey Raingo
1966
ActorArmchair Theatre
(TV Series) Nick / John / Joe / ... - Don't Utter a Note (1966) ... Nick - The Lady with the Albatross (1965) ... John - Exit Joe: Running (1964) ... Joe - Prisoner and Escort (1964) ... Hoskinson
1964-1966
ActorMystery and Imagination
(TV Series) Earle - The Tractate Middoth (1966) ... Earle
1966
ActorRedcap
(TV Series) Corporal Scowler - Nightwatch (1964) ... Corporal Scowler
1964
ActorThe Sullavan Brothers
(TV Series) Philip Warren - Ward of Court (1964) ... Philip Warren
1964
ActorLove Story
(TV Series) Desmond - A Girl Like Me (1964) ... Desmond
1964
ActorThe Arthur Haynes Show
(TV Series) - Episode #11.8 (1964)
1964
Actor24-Hour Call
(TV Series) Mark Peters - Love for Caroline (1963) ... Mark Peters
1963
ActorMr. Pastry's Pet Shop
(TV Series) PC Jenkins - The Turkey Raiders (1962) ... PC Jenkins - Monkey Business (1962) ... PC Jenkins
1962
RoleTitleYear
WriterPlayhouse: The Combination
(TV Movie)
1982
WriterFather's Day
(TV Movie)
1979
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Perfect Scenario: The End of Dreams
(Video documentary short) Self
2009
SelfThe Rumble in the Jungle
(Video documentary short) Self
2009
SelfComedy Connections
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (2004) ... Self
2004
Self'Oh, Miss Jones!': The Very Best of Leonard Rossiter
(Video documentary) Self / Tom Patterson
1996
SelfFull House
(TV Series documentary) Tutor in The Millenarian - Episode #1.3 (1972) ... Tutor in The Millenarian
1972
SelfWhen the Saints Go Marching In
(TV Movie documentary)
1966
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageDoctor Who: Planet of the Daleks (Special Edition)
(Video) Codal
2019
Archive footageThe Ties That Bind Us
(Video documentary short) Codal
2008