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Gordon Sinclair


Canadian journalist, article writer and commentator who worked being a reporter for the Toronto Star. He composed the reserve Cannibal Search which peaked at # 9 9 in the U.S. bestseller list. He requested employment at all Toronto papers, and was just offered one with the Superstar. He began employed in tv in 1957 being a panelist in the CBC Tv series Front Web page Challenge. He wedded his coworker Gladys Prewett in 1926. He and Roy Dickinson both proved helpful for the Toronto Superstar.

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Date Of Birth June 3, 1900
Died May 17, 1984, Toronto, Canada
Place Of Birth Canada
Height 1.88 m
Profession Journalist
Nationality Canadian
Nominations BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles, WhatsOnStage Award for Best Ensemble Performance
Movies Gregory's Girl, World War Z, Gregory's Two Girls, Erik the Viking, That Sinking Feeling, Britannia Hospital, The Brylcreem Boys, My Summer with Des, Loving Walter, The Girl in the Picture, Goodbye Mr. Steadman, Roman Road, The Many Lives of Albert Walker, Self Catering, Raspberry Ripple, Nico, 1988
TV Shows An Actor's Life For Me, Mad About Alice, Nelson's Column, Ill Behaviour, Your Cheatin' Heart, Loved by You
Star Sign Gemini

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1 Appeared in "The Producers" at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in 2005.
2 He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1995 (1994 season) for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance in She Loved Me.



Roll Over Beethoven 1985 TV Series Singing telegram
The Girl in the Picture 1985 Alan (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
The Spaver Connection 1984 TV Movie Neil
Round and Round 1984 TV Series Robert Creasey
Bergerac 1983 TV Series Fringe Actor
Walter & June 1983 TV Movie Graham (as Gordon Sinclair)
Local Hero 1983 Ricky
Living Apart Together 1982 Zak's barman
Britannia Hospital 1982 Gregory (as Gordon John Sinclair)
Gregory's Girl 1980 Gregory (as Gordon John Sinclair)
That Sinking Feeling 1979 Andy (as Gordon Sinclair)
West Skerra Light 2016 TV Movie Bill
Siblings 2016 TV Series Gregg
Agatha Christie's Marple 2013 TV Series Inspector Welch
World War Z 2013 Navy SEAL Commander
Rab C. Nesbitt 2010 TV Series Lonny
Peter Kay's Animated All Star Band: The Official BBC Children in Need Medley 2009 Video short Reg (voice)
Welcome to Strathmuir 2007 TV Movie Andrew
Rubbadubbers 2003-2005 TV Series Reg Tubb Terence ...
Roman Road 2004 TV Movie Matt Bancroft (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
Rubbadubbers: Tubb's Pirate Treasure 2004 Tubb Terence Reg
Mad About Alice 2004 TV Series Ted
Aka Albert Walker 2002 TV Movie DC George Meyrick (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
Goodbye, Mr Steadman 2001 TV Movie David Hanson
Murder in Mind 2001 TV Series D.S. Paul Bannister
The Canterbury Tales 2000 TV Series
Gregory's Two Girls 1999 Gregory Underwood
Loved by You 1997-1998 TV Series Michael Adams
My Summer with Des 1998 TV Movie Cameron (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
The Brylcreem Boys 1998 Richard Lewis
Nelson's Column 1994-1995 TV Series Gavin Nelson
Self Catering 1994 TV Movie Henry
Frank Stubbs Promotes 1993 TV Series Ken
The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends 1993 TV Series John Joiner
Hamlet: The Video 1992 Video short Copywriter (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
An Actor's Life for Me 1991 TV Series Robert Neilson
Your Cheatin' Heart 1990 TV Mini-Series Frank McClusky
Snakes and Ladders 1989 TV Series Gavin Sinclair
Erik the Viking 1989 Ivar the Boneless
Les Girls 1988 TV Series Colin
Raspberry Ripple 1986 TV Movie Rick
Hot Metal 1986 TV Series Bill Tytla
Fraggle Rock 1985-1986 TV Series PK (UK version)



Artworks Scotland 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
Movie Connections 2007-2009 TV Series documentary Himself
A Taste of My Life 2008 TV Series documentary Himself
Petrolheads 2006 TV Series Himself
That Was the Team That Was 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
Sunday AM 2005 TV Series Himself
Richard & Judy 2005 TV Series Himself
This Morning 2005 TV Series Himself
Today with Des and Mel 2004 TV Series Himself
Breakfast 2003 TV Series Himself
Billy Connolly: A BAFTA Tribute 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)
James Bond Down River 2000 TV Special documentary Narrator (voice)
Heroes of Comedy 1999 TV Series documentary Himself
Mike Oldfield: Tubular Bells II 1992 Video documentary Master of Ceremonies
A Night of Comic Relief 2 1989 TV Special Himself
Sunday, Sunday 1989 TV Series Himself
Wogan 1985 TV Series Himself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1981 BAFTA Film Award BAFTA Awards Most Outstanding Newcomer to Leading Film Roles Gregory's Girl (1980)

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