Dudley Moore

Actor / Comedian / Composer / Screenwriter / Pianist / Film Director | * 04/19/1935 († 66, 03/27/2002) | Dagenham, Essex, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Dudley Stuart John Moore CBE (19 April 1935 – 27 March 2002) was an English actor, comedian, composer and musician. Moore first came to prominence in the UK as a leading figure in the British satire boom of the 1960s. He was one of the four writer-performers in the comedy revue Beyond the Fringe from 1960 that created a boom in satiric comedy, and with one member of that team, Peter Cook, collaborated on the BBC television series Not Only... But Also. They worked together on other projects until the mid 1970s, by which time Moore had settled in Los Angeles to concentrate on his film acting. His career as a comedy film actor was marked by hit Hollywood films, particularly Foul Play (1978), 10 (1979) and Arthur (1981). For Arthur, Moore was nominated for th... ()
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Dudley Stuart John Moore, CBE was an English actor, comedian, composer and musician.Moore first came to prominence as one of the four writer-performers in the ground-breaking comedy revue Beyond the Fringe in the early 1960s, and then became famous as half of the highly popular television double-act he formed with Peter Cook.His fame as a comedic film actor was later heightened by success in hit Hollywood movies such as 10 with Bo Derek and Arthur in the late 1970s and early 1980s, respectively. He received an Oscar nomination for the latter role. He was frequently referred to in the media as "Cuddly Dudley" or "The Sex Thimble", a reference to his short stature and reputation as a "ladies' man".

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Romance / Love | Drama

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Awards & Nominations for Dudley Moore

Commander of The Order of The British Empire Golden Globe Award Grammy Award Tony Awards Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Academy Award for Best Actor

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Movies with Dudley Moore as Actor(44)

as Himself (archive)2016 The Undiscovered Peter Cook
as Carl Denham / King Kong (voice)1998 The Mighty Kong
as Simon Farrell1996 A Weekend in the Country
as Imaginary Friend / President Andrews1994 Parallel Lives
as Planet Cleveland Man (uncredited)1993 The Pickle
as Melvyn Orton1992 Blame It on the Bellboy
as Emory Leeson1990 Crazy People
as Arthur Bach1988 Arthur 2: On the Rocks
as Dr. Jack Hammond / Chris Hammond1987 Like Father Like Son
as Claude Eastman1984 Unfaithfully Yours
as Rob Salinger1984 Micki & Maude
as Wylie Cooper1984 Best Defense
as Jason Carmichael1983 Romantic Comedy
as Saul Benjamin1983 Lovesick
as Patrick Dalton1982 Six Weeks
as Arthur Bach1981 Arthur
as Harvey Orchid/Herschel1980 Wholly Moses
as George Webber1979 10
as Doctor Watson / Mr. Spiggot / Mrs. Ada Holmes / Piano Player1978 The Hound of the Baskervilles
as Stanley Tibbets1978 Foul Play
as Lt. Kit Barrington1969 Monte Carlo or Bust!
as Sergeant1969 The Bed Sitting Room
as Rupert Street1968 30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia!
as Stanley Moon1967 Bedazzled
as John Finsbury1966 The Wrong Box
as A Square1965 Flatland
as (voice)1964 The Hat
as Various Characters1964 Beyond the Fringe
as Rehearsal Pianist (Uncredited)1961 The Third Alibi

TV Shows/Series with Dudley Moore as Actor(17)

as Oscar1995 Oscar's Orchestra
as Dudley Walker1994 Daddy's Girls
as Spin (voice)1994 Really Wild Animals
as Dudley Bristol1993 Dudley
1982 Wogan
as Himself - Presenter1978 An Audience with...
as Self - Host1975 Saturday Night Live
as Sheik Achmed1975 When Things Were Rotten
as Self - Guest1968 The Dick Cavett Show

Movies with Dudley Moore as Crew(13)

Production/Executive Producer1988 Arthur 2: On the Rocks
Sound/Original Music Composer1982 Six Weeks
Writing/Writer1979 Derek and Clive Get the Horn
Sound/Music1969 Staircase
Sound/Original Music Composer1968 30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia!
Sound/Original Music Composer1968 Inadmissible Evidence
Sound/Original Music Composer1967 Bedazzled
Writing/Story1967 Bedazzled
Writing/Writer1964 Beyond the Fringe
Sound/Original Music Composer1962 The Hole

TV Shows/Series with Dudley Moore as Crew(2)

Full Name: Dudley Moore
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Friday, 04/19 1935 (April) in Dagenham, Essex, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Died: Wednesday, 03/27 2002 (March) in Plainfield (aged: 66)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Magdalen College
Record Label: Black Lion Records
Spouses (current/former): Suzy Kendall, Tuesday Weld, Brogan Lane, Nicole Rothschild
Other names for Dudley Moore (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Dudley Stuart John Moore"
Dudley Moore frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (29x, Actor)
Peter Cook (23x, Actor)
Bill Hader (22x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (18x, Actress)
Will Forte (13x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (11x, Actress)
Jim Henson (8x, Actor)
Alec Baldwin (6x, Actor)
Scarlett Johansson (6x, Actress)
Tom Hanks (6x, Actor)
Nasim Pedrad (6x, Actress)
John Hubley (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:66040, Added: 05/23/2018, Last updated: 07/21/2021