Character Cadfael
Actor Sir Derek Jacobi

Derek George Jacobi was born in East London suburb, on October 22 1938. When he was a child, he manifested an early interest in theatre. At Cambridge, he joined the Amateur Dramatic Club, and the Marlowe Society, where he played, among other roles, the title part in Christopher Marlowe's "Edward II." After graduating from Cambridge, he was accepted by the Birmingham Repertory Theatre. He stayed there several years, until Sir Laurence Olivier offered him a job at the Chichester Festival Theatre. In 1963, Olivier invited Mr. Jacobi to join his newly-formed National Theatre Company. He stayed there for the next nine years, playing such roles as: Laertes in "Hamlet" (his London debut); Cassio in "Othello;" Prosorov in "The Three Sisters;" and Simon Bliss in "Hay Fever" (directed by Noel Coward). He left the National in 1971, and returned to the Birmingham Rep. In 1977, he gained international acclaim for his "Hamlet," touring England, Egypt, Sweden, Finland, Japan, and China.
From 1980 to 1994, he played in differents theaters in England and also in Broadway.
Television and movies characters played : Adolf Hitler, Dom Claude Frollo(
The Hunchback of Notre Dame) and of course Brother Cadfael.
Filmography :
The Day of the Jackal;" "The Odessa File;" "Enigma;" Mr. Branagh's version of "Henry V;" "Little Dorrit;" and most recently in the role of Claudius in Kenneth Branagh's "Hamlet".
Link Derek Jacobi Homepage


Character Hugh Beringar (1st season)
Actor Sean Pertwee

Born 4 june 1964

Some movies with Sean Pertwee
Event Horizon (1997) .... Smith
Stiff Upper Lips (1997) .... George
Deadly Voyage (1996) (TV) .... Ion
"Bodyguards" (1996) TV Series .... Ian Worrell
Blue Juice (1995) .... JC
Shopping (1994) .... Tommy
"Cadfael" (1994) TV Series .... Hugh Beringar
Changeling, The (1994) (TV) .... Tomazo



Character Hugh Beringar Actor Eoin Mc Carthy
Character Abbot Radulphus Actor Terence Hardimar
Character Prior Robert Actor Michael Culver
Character Brother Jerome Actor Julian Firth
Character Brother Oswin Actor Mark Charnock
Character Abbot Heribert Actor Peter Copley


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