Edward Woodward

Born in June 1st, 1930

From Croydon, Surrey, England, UK

Edward Woodward Biography

Edward Albert Arthur Woodward OBE (1 June 1930 – 16 November 2009) was an English stage and screen actor and singer. After graduating from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), Woodward began his career on stage, and throughout his career he appeared in productions in both the West End in London and on Broadway in New York. He came to wider attention from 1967 in the title role of the British television spy drama Callan, earning him the 1970 British Academy Television Award for Best Actor.

Among his film credits, Woodward starred as Police Sergeant Howie in the 1973 cult British horror film The Wicker Man, and in the title role of the noted 1980 Australian biopic Breaker Morant. From 1985 Woodward starred as British ex-secret agent and vigilante Robert McCall in the American television series The Equalizer, earning him the 1986 Golden Globe Award for Best Television Drama Actor.

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Edward Woodward Filmography

A Congregation of Ghosts Poster
January 1, 2009
Hot Fuzz Poster
April 20, 2007
The Abduction Club Poster
July 19, 2002
The Wicker Man Enigma Poster
October 1, 2001
Aladdin Poster
November 16, 1992
Hands of a Murderer Poster
May 16, 1990