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List of Derek Jacobi Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Gladiator (2000)
14
2
Gladiator
R
14
2

After aging Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius names his favorite general Maximus to be his successor, his son Commodus seizes the throne by murdering him and the family of Maximus, who is imprisoned and sold into slavery in Africa. But, Maximus returns to Rome as a popular gladiator and hatches a plot to overthrow the dictator.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Drama
2. The Day of the Jackal (1973)
13
2
The Day of the Jackal
PG
13
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fred Zinnemann
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Michel Auclair, Cyril Cusack, Alan Badel, Tony Britton,
3. The King's Speech (2010)
12
2
The King's Speech
R
12
2

The movie is based on the true story of King George VI who suffered from speech impediment. When his elder brother abdicates the throne and he is crowned the King of Britain, he is little unsure. However, with the help of his speech therapist, Lionel Logue, who employs unconventional method, he eventually manages to deliver a radio address when Britain declares war on Germany in 1939.

As:
Cast
Role:
Archbishop Cosmo Lang
Director:
Tom Hooper
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Robert Portal, Richard Dixon
4. Blueblood (1974)
13
2
Blueblood
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gregory
Director:
Andrew Sinclair
Genres:
Drama, Horror
Star Cast:
Oliver Reed, Fiona Lewis, Anna Gaël, Meg Wynn Owen
6. Othello (1965)
13
2
Othello
13
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Stuart Burge
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Maggie Smith, Laurence Olivier, Robert Lang, Frank Finlay, Anthony Nicholls, Roy Holder
7. Henry V (1989)
14
2
Henry V
PG-13
14
2

The historical drama based on Shakespeare’s play about the British monarch features young Henry who sets out in 1415 to conquer France. But Henry falters with self-doubt, and the sinking morale of his troops doesn’t help either. However, a resolute Henry emboldens his army with impassioned words and leads them into the battle of Agincourt, conquering France and winning Princess Katherine as his Queen. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Chorus
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Biography, History, Action, War, Drama
8. The Odessa File (1974)
13
2
The Odessa File
PG
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Klaus Wenzer
Director:
Ronald Neame
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jon Voight, Maximilian Schell, Maria Schell, Mary Tamm
9. Interlude (1968)
11
2
Interlude
11
2

Stefan Zetler is a middle-aged symphony conductor who while interviewing Sally, a beautiful young reporter, makes a remark that gets him into trouble. In order to avoid this situation, he decides to go on a vacation. However, he runs into Sally again, and the two begin an affair.

As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Billington
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Donald Sutherland, John Cleese, Barbara Ferris, Alan Webb, Oskar Werner
10. The Medusa Touch (1978)
11
2
The Medusa Touch
PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jack Gold
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror
Star Cast:
Richard Burton, Jeremy Brett, Lee Remick, Alan Badel, Harry Andrews, Lino Ventura
11. Gosford Park (2001)
11
2
Gosford Park
TV-MA
11
2

In 1932, Sir William McCordle, a wealthy aristocrat but an uncouth industrialist, hosts a weekend hunting party at his old English country house, Gosford Park, where he entertains his elite friends and relatives upstairs, while their staff works downstairs. But then, several sagas of intrigue, lies, secrets, hatred, betrayal and deceit spill out when the host, Sir William McCordle, is found murdered.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Mystery
12. Charlotte (1981)
11
2
Charlotte
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Frans Weisz
Genres:
War, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Brigitte Horney, Peter Capell, Birgit Doll, Max Croiset
13. Three Sisters (1970)
12
2
Three Sisters
G
12
2

Based on a play by Anton Chekhov, this drama film tells the story of three sisters who wish to escape their small Russian town and return to Moscow, the place where they grew up.

As:
Cast
Role:
Andrei
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laurence Olivier, Sheila Reid, Joan Plowright, Alan Bates
14. My Week with Marilyn (2011)
11
2
My Week with Marilyn
R
11
2

In 1956, aspiring filmmaker, Colin Clark,gets a job to assist Sir Laurence Olivier as he directs Marilyn Monroe in ‘The Prince and the Showgirl'. Owing to the difficulties on the film-set, Clark is assigned to ensure Monroe’s schedule. With an evolving rapport, he escorts the star around as she enjoys a tranquil respite away from the pressures of work and fame.

As:
Cast
Director:
Simon Curtis
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Eddie Redmayne, Emma Watson, Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Michelle Williams, Julia Ormond
16. Strings (2004)
11
2
Strings
PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nezo (voice)
Director:
Anders Rønnow Klarlund
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
James McAvoy, Ian Hart, Catherine McCormack, Julian Glover
17. Dead Again (1991)
10
2
Dead Again
R
10
2

In 1949, a composer named Roman Strauss receives the death penalty for the murder of his  wife. In the 1990s, a detective finds out about a mute woman, who has also lost her memory, living in an orphanage. He also feels that she is somehow linked to the Strauss murder.

As:
Cast
Role:
Franklyn Madson
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
18. Cinderella (2015)
11
3
Cinderella
PG
11
3

Born to wealthy parents, Ella's fortune turns after her parents die and she is reduced to a servant girl by her cruel stepmother and wicked stepsisters. Her luck begins to change again when she meets a dashing stranger in the woods and is invited to the royal ball, but her jealous stepmother locks her in the attic.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Rob Brydon, Helena Bonham Carter, Richard Madden, Nonso Anozie
19. Anonymous (2011)
9
2
Anonymous
PG-13
9
2

Anonymous is a historical drama film, which is set during the Elizabethan era. A playwright Ben Jonson, is tortured and forced to reveal, if it was Edward de Vere, the Earl of Oxford, who was the original author of the works credited to William Shakespeare.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Roland Emmerich
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Redgrave, David Thewlis, Sebastian Armesto
20. Molokai: The Story of Father Damien (1999)
9
2
Molokai: The Story of Father Damien
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Cox
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Neill, Kris Kristofferson, Peter O'Toole, Chris Haywood, David Wenham, Kate Ceberano
21. Tomb Raider (2018)
10
2
Tomb Raider
PG-13
10
2

After her father goes missing, Lara Croft earns her living as a bike courier, not willing to claim her inheritance, believing that her father is still alive. Finally forced to accept her legacy, she gains access to a secret chamber, where she finds pre-recorded message from her father, instructing her to destroy his research works.

As:
Cast
Director:
Roar Uthaug
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Alicia Vikander, Kristin Scott Thomas, Dominic West, Walton Goggins
22. Underworld: Evolution (2006)
9
2
Underworld: Evolution
R
9
2

After the death of vampire elder, Victor, vampire assassin Selene and her lover lycan/vampire hybrid, Michael are on the run from their clan. They try to unravel the reason for the rivalry between vampires and werewolves. Meanwhile, Marcus Corvinus, the original vampire has awakened and has an ambitious plan to conquer the world along with his savage Lycan brother, William.

As:
Cast
Role:
Corvinus (as Sir Derek Jacobi)
Director:
Len Wiseman
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy, Tony Curran, Scott Speedman
23. Nanny McPhee (2005)
11
2
Nanny McPhee
PG
11
2

Widower Cedric Brown is struggling to control his seven unruly children ever since the death of his wife. The only person they listen to is the scullery-maid Evangeline. When everything seems lost and the family’s financial security is threatened by their benefactor Lady Adelaide Stitch, a magical Nanny McPhee turns up to save the day. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Kirk Jones
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
24. Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
10
2
Murder on the Orient Express
PG-13
10
2

After solving a theft in Jerusalem, the famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot finds himself involved in the murder mystery of the corrupt businessman Edward Ratchett, on-board the lavish Orient Express. As natural disasters and heartbreaking revelations follow, Poirot is forced to rethink his definition of justice. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
25. The Human Factor (1979)
10
2
The Human Factor
R
10
2

The adaptation of Graham Greene’s novel ‘The Human Factor’, follows mid-level MI6 bureaucrat Maurice Castle, who unwittingly becomes a mole leaking information to the Soviets, while trying to get his African wife out of apartheid South Africa. Castle will be tested with the MI6 out to find and kill the mole. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Arthur Davis
Director:
Otto Preminger
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Richard Attenborough, John Gielgud, Robert Morley, Joop Doderer
26. Enigma (1982)
10
2
Enigma
PG
10
2

A CIA agent sends Iron Curtain defector Alex Holbeck back to East Germany to steal an Enigma code scrambler to foil a Russian plot to assassinate five Soviet dissidents on Christmas Day. However, he soon realizes that both the East German police and KGB know about his arrival and seeks help from his former lover to remain undetected.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kurt Limmer, East German
Director:
Jeannot Szwarc
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Sam Neill, Brigitte Fossey, Patrick Bauchau
27. Hereafter (2010)
10
2
Hereafter
PG-13
10
2

George is a factory worker who used to work as clairvoyant, Marie has a near-death experience during the 2004 Tsunami, and Marcus, a schoolboy loses his twin brother. The movie tells three parallel stories of these three people intertwined by their similar ability to communicate with the dead after surviving tragedy. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Bryce Dallas Howard, Cécile De France, Thierry Neuvic, Cyndi Mayo Davis, Lisa Griffiths, Jessica Griffiths
28. Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon (1998)
11
2
Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Francis Bacon
Director:
John Maybury
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
Anita Pallenberg, Tilda Swinton, Daniel Craig, Anne Lambton, Adrian Scarborough
29. Adam Resurrected (2008)
9
2
Adam Resurrected
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Nathan Gross
Director:
Paul Schrader
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Jeff Goldblum, Willem Dafoe, Ayelet Zurer, Hana Laslo
30. Endgame (2009)
9
2
Endgame
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Pete Travis
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Chiwetel Ejiofor, William Hurt, John Kani, Clarke Peters
31. Ironclad (2011)
9
2
Ironclad
R
9
2

This action drama film takes us to thirteenth-century England. It revolves around a small band of dedicated Knights Templar who try to defend Rochester Castle against the forces of King John, who is known for his tyranny. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Baron Reginald de Cornhill
Director:
Jonathan English
Genres:
Adventure, History, Romance, Action
Star Cast:
Paul Giamatti, Kate Mara, Brian Cox, James Purefoy
32. The Golden Compass (2007)
9
2
The Golden Compass
PG-13
9
2

In a parallel universe where the ruling power detests free thinkers, an unknown group is kidnapping children. An orphan joins a bunch of sailors, on their way to the far North, to look for the missing children. This fantasy adventure is based on the 1995 book Northern Lights.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Weitz
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Family
33. Basil (1998)
9
2
Basil
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Father Frederick
Director:
Radha Bharadwaj
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Jared Leto, Jack Wild, Christian Slater, Claire Forlani, David Ross
34. The Man Who Went Up in Smoke (1980)
8
2
The Man Who Went Up in Smoke
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin Beck
Director:
Péter Bacsó
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Judy Winter, Thomas Oredsson, Tomas Bolme, Staffan Götestam
38. There Be Dragons (2011)
9
2
There Be Dragons
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Roland Joffé
Genres:
War, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Olga Kurylenko, Geraldine Chaplin, Charlie Cox, Wes Bentley, Dougray Scott, Rodrigo Santoro
39. Grace of Monaco (2014)
9
2
Grace of Monaco
9
2

Grace of Monaco is a biographical drama film which tells the story of Grace Kelly, who considers returning to Hollywood and resuming her career after receiving an offer from Alfred Hitchcock. However, a political dispute between Monaco and France makes things quite difficult for her.

As:
Cast
Director:
Olivier Dahan
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
40. The Body (2001)
8
2
The Body
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Father Lavelle
Director:
Jonas McCord
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Olivia Williams, Jason Flemyng, John Shrapnel
41. Stratton (2017)
7
1
Stratton
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Connie Nielsen, Thomas Kretschmann, Gemma Chan, Dominic Cooper
42. Revelation (2001)
7
1
Revelation
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Stuart Urban
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Adventure, Mystery, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Natasha Wightman, Diran Meghreblian, David Urban
43. Wilfred (2000)
12
2
Wilfred
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter M. Kershaw
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Edward Fox, Robert Duncan, Michael Higgs, Tony Harrison
44. Branagh Theatre Live: Romeo and Juliet (2016)
11
2
Branagh Theatre Live: Romeo and Juliet
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mercutio
Director:
Benjamin Caron
Genres:
Romance
Star Cast:
Lily James, Marisa Berenson, Meera Syal, Jack Colgrave Hirst
45. Sidney Turtlebaum (2008)
11
2
Sidney Turtlebaum
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tristram Shapeero
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Rupert Evans, Cavan Clerkin, Francesca Marie Claire, Lin Blakley
46. Project Huxley (2005)
11
2
Project Huxley
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Huxley (voice)
Director:
Simon A. Brown
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Ajay Chhabra, Mark Felgate
47. National Theatre Live: King Lear (2011)
11
2
National Theatre Live: King Lear
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
King Lear
Director:
Robin Lough
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Paul Jesson, Gina McKee, Alec Newman, Michael Hadley
48. Jail Caesar (2012)
10
2
Jail Caesar
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sulla
Director:
Paul Schoolman
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
John Kani, Alice Krige, Warren Adler, Peter John Christiaans
49. Cloud Cuckoo Land (2012)
10
2
Cloud Cuckoo Land
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Victor
Director:
Matt Dickinson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Graham Cowley, Sarah Beauvoisin, Steve Varden, Rosalind Blessed
50. Little Dorrit (1987)
11
2
Little Dorrit
G
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Arthur Clennam
Director:
Christine Edzard
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Alan Bennett, Alec Guinness, Miriam Margolyes, Joan Greenwood, Max Wall, Patricia Hayes
52. Night's Noontime (2002)
10
2
Night's Noontime
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard Dadd
Director:
Rajiv Maikhuri
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Saul Rubinek, Rob Morrow, Sarain Boylan, Daniel Fathers
53. One of Those Days (2008)
9
2
One of Those Days
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Hattie Dalton
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Joe Absolom, Loli Adefope, Jessica Asz, Benjamin Barling
54. The Halloween Kid (2011)
9
2
The Halloween Kid
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Axelle Carolyn
Genres:
Short, Drama, Horror
Star Cast:
Julian Glover, Dave Legeno, Anna Walton, Leo Donnelly
55. On Wings of Fire (2001)
9
2
On Wings of Fire
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Cyrus Bharucha
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Nigel Terry, Saeed Jaffrey, Zubin Mehta, Paul Shelley
56. Two Men Went to War (2002)
9
2
Two Men Went to War
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
John Henderson
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Anthony Valentine, Kenneth Cranham, James Fleet, Leo Bill
57. Revengers Tragedy (2002)
9
2
Revengers Tragedy
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alex Cox
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Eddie Izzard, Christopher Eccleston, Alex Cox, Kevin Knapman
58. Morris: A Life with Bells On (2009)
9
2
Morris: A Life with Bells On
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Lucy Akhurst
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Naomie Harris, Lucy Akhurst, Jasper Britton, Brodie Bass
59. Nijinsky: The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky (2001)
9
2
Nijinsky: The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nijinsky (voice) (as Sir Derek Jacobi)
Director:
Paul Cox
Genres:
Biography, Music
Star Cast:
Chris Haywood, Delia Silvan, Hans Sonneveld, Oliver Streeton
60. The History of Love (2016)
9
2
The History of Love
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Léo Gursky
Director:
Radu Mihaileanu
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Elliott Gould, Torri Higginson, Gemma Arterton, Sophie Nélisse
61. Airlock, or How to Say Goodbye in Space (2007)
9
2
Airlock, or How to Say Goodbye in Space
TV-MA
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
President (voice) (as Sir Derek Jacobi)
Director:
Chris Boyle
Genres:
Short, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Michael Sheen, Steven Waddington
62. The Children's Midsummer Night's Dream (2001)
8
2
The Children's Midsummer Night's Dream
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Christine Edzard
Star Cast:
Jamie Peachey, John Heyfron, Danny Bishop, Jessica Fowler
63. A Bunch of Amateurs (2008)
8
2
A Bunch of Amateurs
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Andy Cadiff
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Durning, Burt Reynolds, Alexandra Weaver, Elesia Marie, Sarah Goldberg, Glynis Brooks
64. Bye Bye Blackbird (2005)
8
2
Bye Bye Blackbird
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lord Dempsey
Director:
Robinson Savary
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Lonsdale, Jodhi May, James Thierrée, Izabella Miko
65. Anastezsi (2007)
8
2
Anastezsi
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Balzer
Director:
Miguel Alcantud
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Ángela Molina, Juan Díaz, Bárbara Goenaga, Thomas Burke
66. Guantanamero (2007)
7
1
Guantanamero
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Vicente Peñarrocha
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Nicolás Belmonte, Mohamed Chafik, Ako Chavarri, Ismael de Diego

TV Movie(s)

1. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1980)
13
2
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
TV-14
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hamlet
Director:
Rodney Bennett
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patrick Stewart, Eric Porter, Claire Bloom, Lalla Ward
2. Richard II (1978)
13
2
Richard II
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard II
Director:
David Giles
Genres:
Biography, War, Drama, History
Star Cast:
John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller, Charles Gray, Jon Finch
4. Philby, Burgess and Maclean (1977)
11
2
Philby, Burgess and Maclean
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Guy Burgess
Director:
Gordon Flemyng
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Bate, Michael Culver, Bernard Archard, Barrie Cookson
5. Much Ado About Nothing (1967)
11
2
Much Ado About Nothing
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alan Cooke
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Maggie Smith, Alan Adams, Chloe Ashcroft, David Belcher, Michael Byrne
8. The Secret Garden (1987)
10
2
The Secret Garden
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alan Grint
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Colin Firth, Gennie James, Barret Oliver, Jadrien Steele, Michael Hordern
9. The Tenth Man (1988)
10
2
The Tenth Man
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Imposter
Director:
Jack Gold
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Kristin Scott Thomas, Cyril Cusack, Brenda Bruce
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
10. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1982)
11
2
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dom Claude Frollo
Director:
Michael Tuchner
Genres:
Horror, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, John Gielgud, David Suchet, Gerry Sundquist, Tim Pigott-Smith
11. Inquisition (2002)
11
2
Inquisition
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cardinal Grand Inquisitor
Director:
Betsan Morris Evans
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alun Armstrong, Stephen Billington, John Dallimore, David Henley
12. Cyrano de Bergerac (1985)
11
2
Cyrano de Bergerac
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael A. Simpson, Terry Hands
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jimmy Gardner, Richard Clifford, Robert Clare, Philip Dennis
13. Discovering Hamlet (1990)
11
2
Discovering Hamlet
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Mark Olshaker
Genres:
Drama, Documentary
Star Cast:
Kenneth Branagh, Richard Clifford, Edward Jewesbury, Richard Easton
14. Great Escape: The Untold Story (2001)
10
2
Great Escape: The Untold Story
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Narrator
Director:
Steven Clarke
Genres:
Drama, Documentary, War
Star Cast:
Samuel Roukin, Connor Williams, Richard Campbell, Mark Wainwright
15. Breaking the Code (1996)
10
2
Breaking the Code
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alan Turing
Director:
Herbert Wise
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Harold Pinter, Prunella Scales, Alun Armstrong, Blake Ritson
16. Joe Maddison's War (2010)
10
2
Joe Maddison's War
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Patrick Collerton
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Kevin Whately, Angela Lonsdale, James Baxter, Sammy T. Dobson
17. Mist: The Tale of a Sheepdog Puppy (2006)
9
2
Mist: The Tale of a Sheepdog Puppy
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Overall
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Brian Blessed, Sandra Dickinson, Rosalind Blessed, Vanessa Clarke
18. Circle of Deceit (1993)
9
2
Circle of Deceit
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Randal
Director:
Geoffrey Sax
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Vaughan, Dennis Waterman, Clare Higgins, Ian McElhinney
19. The Dinosaur Hunters (2002)
9
2
The Dinosaur Hunters
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Piddington
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Alan Cox, Paul Brightwell, Henry Ian Cusick, Michelle Bunyan
20. Mr. Ambassador (2003)
9
2
Mr. Ambassador
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hugo Vickers
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Megan Ward, Rupert Everett, RonReaco Lee, Meredith Eaton
21. The Old Curiosity Shop (2007)
9
2
The Old Curiosity Shop
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Grandfather
Director:
Brian Percival
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Martin Freeman, Bradley Walsh, Gina McKee, Adam Godley
22. Margot (2009)
9
2
Margot
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Fred Ashton
Director:
Otto Bathurst
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Lindsay Duncan, Con O'Neill, Penelope Wilton, Anne-Marie Duff
23. Pinochet's Last Stand (2006)
9
2
Pinochet's Last Stand
TV-14
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Senator Pinochet
Director:
Richard Curson Smith
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Capaldi, Anna Massey, Phyllida Law, Yolanda Vazquez
24. Witness Against Hitler (1996)
9
2
Witness Against Hitler
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Betsan Morris Evans
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
James Wilby, Alun Armstrong, Helen McCrory, Colin Buchanan
25. Diamonds (2009)
8
2
Diamonds
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Piers Denmont
Director:
Andy Wilson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Judy Davis, James Purefoy, Joanne Kelly, Brendan Penny
26. The Wyvern Mystery (2000)
9
2
The Wyvern Mystery
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Squire Fairfield
Director:
Alex Pillai
Genres:
Romance, Thriller, Horror, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Naomi Watts, Iain Glen, Jack Davenport, Aisling O'Sullivan

Animation(s)

The Amazing World of Gumball (2011)
The Amazing World of Gumball
TV-Y7-FV
As:
Cast
Genres:
Animation, Action, Romance, Family, Fantasy, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Brian Blessed, John Kassir, Teresa Gallagher, Naoko Mori
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
The Secret of NIMH
G
Plot:

This animated adventure film tells the story of a field mouse who is forced to seek help from a colony of rats in order to save her ill son. She is also unaware of the fact that she has a deeper link with them. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Nicodemus (voice)
Director:
Don Bluth
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Drama, Thriller, Family, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Wil Wheaton, John Carradine, Shannen Doherty, Hermione Baddeley, Dom DeLuise
David Macaulay: Pyramid (1988)
David Macaulay: Pyramid
As:
Cast
Role:
Hordedef (voice)
Director:
Larry Klein
Genres:
History, Animation
Star Cast:
John Hurt, Brian Blessed, Siân Phillips, David Macaulay
Angelina Ballerina: The Show Must Go On (2002)
Angelina Ballerina: The Show Must Go On
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Operatski (voice)
Director:
Kitty Taylor
Genres:
Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Judi Dench, Keith Wickham, Finty Williams, Jo Wyatt
Animated Epics: Beowulf (1998)
Animated Epics: Beowulf
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Yuri Kulakov
Genres:
Short, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Joseph Fiennes, Michael Sheen, Timothy West, Anna Calder-Marshall
Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka (2003)
Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka
As:
Cast
Role:
The Master (5 episodes, 2003)
Director:
Wilson Milam
Genres:
Animation, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
David Tennant, Diana Quick, Richard E. Grant, Craig Kelly
Achilles (1995)
Achilles
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Barry Purves
Genres:
Short, Animation
Star Cast:
Simon Green, David Holt, Tim Morgan
The Chimes (1999)
The Chimes
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Lindsay Van Blerk
Genres:
Drama, Short, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Keith Grenville, Ronald France, Gordon van Rooyen, Cindy Harrison
Angelina Ballerina (2001)
Angelina Ballerina
TV-Y
As:
Cast
Genres:
Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Judi Dench, Keith Wickham, Finty Williams, Jo Wyatt
Aladdin (1992)
Aladdin
As:
Cast
Role:
The Magician (voice)
Director:
Timothy Forder
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Jason Connery, Penelope Keith, Nicky Stoter, Kate O'Mara

TV Shows and Videos

Horizon (1964)
Horizon
As:
Cast
Director:
Mick Jackson, Fisher Dilke, Christopher Sykes, David Stewart, Philip Martin
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
The Pallisers (1974)
The Pallisers
As:
Cast
Director:
Ronald Wilson, Hugh David
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Jeremy Irons, Susan Hampshire, Philip Latham, Barbara Murray, Moray Watson
The Strauss Family (1972)
The Strauss Family
As:
Cast
Director:
David Giles, David Reid
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Jane Seymour, Stuart Wilson, Barbara Ferris, Christopher Benjamin, Anne Stallybrass
Mist: Sheepdog Tales (2007)
Mist: Sheepdog Tales
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator / ... (38 episodes, 2007-2009)
Genres:
Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Mel Giedroyc, Joanna Page, Sandra Dickinson, Gillian Hanna
Budgie (1971)
Budgie
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Rhys-Davies, Adam Faith, Lynn Dalby, Iain Cuthbertson, June Lewis
Last Tango in Halifax (2012)
Last Tango in Halifax
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Alan (20 episodes, 2012-2016)
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Anne Reid, Tony Gardner, Nicola Walker, Ronni Ancona
Affairs of the Heart (1974)
Affairs of the Heart
As:
Cast
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Diane Cilento, Jeremy Brett, Pamela Brown, Anna Calder-Marshall
Mystery!: Cadfael (1994)
Mystery!: Cadfael
As:
Cast
Role:
Brother Cadfael (13 episodes, 1994-1998)
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Stephen Moyer, Michael Culver, Mark Charnock, Terrence Hardiman
Vicious (2013)
Vicious
As:
Cast
Role:
Stuart Bixby (14 episodes, 2013-2016)
Director:
Ed Bye
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Iwan Rheon, Ian McKellen, Judi Dench, Frances de la Tour, Marcia Warren
The Borgias (2011)
The Borgias
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Neil Jordan, Kari Skogland, John Maybury, Jon Amiel, David Leland
Genres:
History, Drama, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
Noah Taylor, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Jeremy Irons, François Arnaud, Holliday Grainger, Peter Sullivan, Sean Harris
The Jury (2002)
The Jury
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Offer, Pete Travis
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gerard Butler, Nicholas Farrell, Paul Bhattacharjee, Nina Sosanya, Stuart Bunce
Angelina Ballerina: The Silver Locket (2007)
Angelina Ballerina: The Silver Locket
TV-G
As:
Cast
Star Cast:
Judi Dench, Keith Wickham, Finty Williams, Jo Wyatt
The Riddle (2007)
The Riddle
PG-13
As:
Cast
Director:
Brendan Foley
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Vinnie Jones, Vanessa Redgrave, Vera Day, Mel Smith

Derek Jacobi Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Frasier Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series 2001
The Tenth Man Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special 1989
BAFTA Awards
I, Claudius Best Actor 1977