Ron Moody

Writer / Composer | * 01/08/1924 († 91, 06/11/2015) | London, England, UK
Ron Moody (born Ronald Moodnick; 8 January 1924 – 11 June 2015) was an English actor, singer, composer and writer best known for his portrayal of Fagin in Oliver! (1968) and its 1983 Broadway revival. Moody earned a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award nomination for the film, as well as a Tony Award nomination for the stage production. Other notable projects include The Mouse on the Moon (1963), Mel Brooks's The Twelve Chairs (1970) and Flight of the Doves (1971), in which Moody shared the screen with Oliver! co-star Jack Wild. Moody holds the peculiar distinction of having portrayed the wizard Merlin in two Disney films, Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979) and A Kid in King Arthur's Court (1995). ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Kids & Family

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Awards & Nominations for Ron Moody

Theatre World Special Award Academy Award for Best Actor Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical

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Movies with Ron Moody as Actor(30)

as himself2006 A Sense of Carol Reed
as Sir Isaac Newton2001 Revelation
as Dawson1992 Emily's Ghost
as Pawnshop Broker1991 How's Business
as King Awad1982 Wrong Is Right
as Iago1981 Othello
as Capt. Lesgate (Swann)1981 Dial M For Murder
as Dr. Rogers1979 Dominique
as Dr. Henry Gropinger ( Kissinger )1977 The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It
as Steps1975 Dogpound Shuffle
as Zookeeper1975 Legend of the Werewolf
as Hawk Dove1971 Flight of the Doves
as Ippolit Vorobyaninov1970 The Twelve Chairs
as Uriah Heep1969 David Copperfield
as Fagin1968 Oliver!
as Prolix (voice)1967 Asterix the Gaul
as Rowing Coach1966 The Sandwich Man
as German1965 San Ferry Ann
as Professor Leonardo Bastinado1965 Every Day's a Holiday
as H. Driffold Cosgood1964 Murder Most Foul
as Police Inspector1963 Ladies Who Do
as Prime Minister Rupert Mountjoy1963 The Mouse on the Moon
as Orlando1963 Summer Holiday
as Violinist1959 Follow a Star

TV Shows/Series with Ron Moody as Actor(18)

Full Name: Ron Ronald Moody
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Tuesday, 01/08 1924 (January) in London
Died: Thursday, 06/11 2015 (June) in London (aged: 91)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Educated at: London School of Economics and Political Science
Ron Moody frequently works together with these people:
Kathleen Byron (6x, Actress)
Geoffrey Bayldon (6x, Actor)
Richard Moulton (6x, Crew)
Peter Copley (5x, Actor)
Ray Austin (5x, Crew)
John Nettleton (5x, Actor)
Tilly Vosburgh (5x, Actress)
Tom Chadbon (5x, Actor)
Paul Copley (5x, Actor)
Bernard Horsfall (5x, Actor)
Paul Barber (5x, Actor)
Johnny Green (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:29036, Added: 05/08/2018, Last updated: 10/16/2019