Donald Sumpter

Donald Sumpter
Donald Sumpter (born 13 February 1943) is an English actor. He has appeared in film and television since the mid-1960s. One of his early television appearances was the 1968 Doctor Who serial The Wheel in Space with Patrick Troughton as the Doctor. He appeared in Doctor Who again in the 1972 serial The Sea Devils with Jon Pertwee. He also appeared in the Doctor Who spin-off The Sarah Jane Adventures. His early film work included a lead role as real life British criminal Donald Neilson in the 1977 film, The Black Panther. He also appeared in many television films and serials, including adaptations of Dickens' novels: Nicholas Nickleby in 2001, Great Expectations in 1999 and Bleak House in 1985. Also in 1985, he was remembered for the part of villain Ronnie Day in Big Deal. He played the part of suspected serial killer Alexander Bonaparte Cust in the (1992) Agatha Christie's Poirot episode, The ABC Murders. He has also appeared in episodes of Midsomer Murders, The Bill, Holby City, and A Touch of Frost. He also had a recurring role as Uncle Ginger in the Children's BBC series The Queen's Nose. He played Harold Chapple in Our Friends in the North, and portrayed the physicist Max Planck in Einstein and Eddington. He has also been seen as Kemp in the horror-drama series Being Human. In 2011 he portrayed Maester Luwin in the HBO series Game of Thrones. His film appearances include The Constant Gardener (2005), K-19: The Widowmaker (2002), Enigma (2001) and Ultramarines: The Movie (2010).
Name Donald Sumpter
Also Known As
Birthday 1943-02-13
Gender Male
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Place of Birth England
As: Tim Donohue
2005-08-31
The Constant Gardene...
As: Yuri
2007-09-14
Eastern Promises...
As: Leveret
2001-01-22
Enigma...
As: Dr. Savran
2002-07-19
K-19: The Widowmaker...
As: Lord Halifax
2009-05-31
Into the Storm...
As: Man on bench
2011-01-13
Among Us...
As: Peter Edlin QC
2011-04-25
The Suspicions of Mr...
As: Benni Baum
2001-09-07
The Point Men...
As: Pentonville Governor
2010-11-12
London Boulevard...
As: Pythol (voice)
2010-12-10
Ultramarines: A Warh...
As: Donald Neilson
1977-12-26
The Black Panther...
As: Steve
1970-12-01
I Am a Groupie...
As: Grandfather
2014-09-14
Bypass...
As: Detective Inspector
2011-12-14
The Girl with the Dr...
As: Pete Laver
1969-01-01
Night After Night Af...
As: Josh Crawford
2014-02-16
Quirke...
As: Jim Arthurton
2014-12-05
One Child...
As: Cust
1992-01-05
The ABC Murders...
As: Brackenbury
1995-12-29
Richard III...
As: Paul Macy
2015-12-11
In the Heart of the ...
As: Paddy Ashdown
2015-03-28
Coalition...
As: Unknown
1970-02-04
Mad Jack...
As: Simon Martlesham
2007-03-11
Fallen Angel...
As: Max Planck
2008-11-29
Einstein and Eddingt...
As: Alfred Singleton
2007-02-11
Dracula...
As: Mark
1977-03-17
Hardcore...
As: Sparks, the Radioman
1968-06-19
The Lost Continent...
As: Compeyson
1999-05-09
Great Expectations...
As: Mr. Brooker
2001-04-08
The Life and Adventu...
As: Claudius
1991-02-08
Rosencrantz & Guilde...
As: Norman's Friend
1971-01-01
Bleak Moments...
As: Parson Tringham
2008-09-14
Tess of the D'Urberv...
As: Salgado
1994-05-06
Being Human...
As: King Edward
2008-01-01
Heist...
As: Harold Chapple
1996-01-13
Our Friends in the N...
As: TV Concert Producer
1975-11-12
Stardust...
As: Jacob Marley
2017-11-22
The Man Who Invented...
As: Max
1970-06-05
The Walking Stick...
As: Unknown
1979-09-30
Shoestring...
As: Unknown
1984-10-16
The Bill...
As: Unknown
1963-11-23
Doctor Who...
As: Unknown
1992-09-04
Between the Lines...
As: Unknown
1996-01-15
Our Friends in the N...
As: Unknown
1969-09-27
The First Churchills...
As: Julian Hereford
2011-12-04
Black Mirror...
As: Unknown
2003-02-07
The Last Detective...
As: Unknown
1969-09-16
Hadleigh...
As: Unknown
2002-09-16
Ultimate Force...
As: Commander Ridgeway
1963-11-23
Doctor Who...
As: Unknown
1997-03-23
Midsomer Murders...
As: Unknown
1981-10-18
Bergerac...
As: Unknown
1966-01-05
Softly, Softly...
As: Unknown
1983-09-06
Taggart...
As: Unknown
1992-12-06
A Touch of Frost...
As: Unknown
1972-10-11
Crown Court...
As: Unknown
1996-03-16
Dalziel and Pascoe...
As: Unknown
1971-09-15
Barlow...
As: Unknown
2006-01-19
Eleventh Hour...
As: Unknown
2003-09-04
Seven Wonders of the...
As: Unknown
1970-10-30
The Adventures of Do...
As: Parson Tringham
2008-09-14
Tess of the D'Urberv...
As: Unknown
1994-11-10
Crocodile Shoes...
As: Unknown
1970-10-15
Play for Today...
As: Unknown
1977-09-09
Target...
As: Unknown
1978-12-01
BBC Television Shake...
As: Aram
1977-01-06
Jesus of Nazareth...
As: Unknown
1975-08-29
Quiller...