The Info List - Henry Goodman

Henry Goodman
Henry Goodman
(born 23 April 1950) is a RADA trained English actor. He has appeared on television and radio, in film and in the theatre.[4]


1 Early life 2 Career

2.1 Television 2.2 Theatre 2.3 Film 2.4 Radio

3 Awards and reputation 4 Personal life 5 Filmography

5.1 Television 5.2 Film

6 References 7 External links

Early life[edit] He attended the Central Foundation Boys' School[5] and joined the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, in 1969.[3] Career[edit] Goodman has had an extensive acting career that includes a wide range of roles in theatre, on television and radio. He has won numerous awards for his theatre work. Television[edit] In 2013 he played the role of Sir Humphrey Appleby
Humphrey Appleby
in the remake of Yes, Prime Minister
Yes, Prime Minister
which was launched on the Gold television channel.[6] Theatre[edit] In 2010 he played the role of Sir Humphrey Appleby
Humphrey Appleby
in the stage version of Yes, Prime Minister[7] at the Chichester Festival[8] Gielgud Theatre, in London's West End from 17 September 2010.[9] In 2012 he played title role in The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui in Chichester and then in the West End to critical acclaim.[10][11] In 2015 he played the title role in Ben Jonson's Jacobean comedy Volpone
at the Royal Shakespeare Company, directed by Trevor Nunn co-starring Matthew Kelly and Miles Richardson.[12] His previous RSC appearance was in 2003 as Richard III.[13] In 2017 he played Lucian Freud
Lucian Freud
in Looking at Lucian, written by Alan Franks, at the Ustinov Studio
Ustinov Studio
at Theatre Royal, Bath.[14][15] Of this part, he said "I share an intense hunger to want theatre to be as meaningful as he wanted painting to be."[16] Film[edit] He portrayed a HYDRA doctor in the 2014 film Captain America: The Winter Soldier, though he was uncredited in the credits. He played the character again, now named Dr. List, on the second season of the TV show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and in the 2015 film Avengers: Age of Ultron.[17][18] Radio[edit] Goodman is also a respected radio actor. He portrayed Leopold Bloom
Leopold Bloom
in BBC Radio 4's all-day adaptation of James Joyce's Ulysses for 'Bloomsday' in 2012.[19] He has also played author and chemist Primo Levi[20] and a large number of other, often Jewish, characters on Radio 4.[citation needed] Awards and reputation[edit] His awards include the Olivier Award for Best Actor
in a Musical playing Charles Guiteau in Assassins at the Donmar Warehouse
Donmar Warehouse
directed by Sam Mendes
Sam Mendes
in 1993,[21] and the Olivier Award for Best Actor
for Shylock in The Merchant of Venice
The Merchant of Venice
at the National Theatre directed by Trevor Nunn in 2000.[22] He has also been nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actor
in a Musical in 1998 for Chicago,[23] London Critics Circle Theatre Award for Best Actor
(The Merchant of Venice), and Theatre Awards UK for Best Performance in a Play in 2012 (The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui).[24] In his autobiography, Antony Sher says Goodman's Shylock is "quite simply the best". He reprised his role for a television film which was released in 2004.[citation needed] Personal life[edit] One of six children, Goodman is Jewish.[25] He is married to Sue Parker, a choreographer and dance director.[26] Filmography[edit] Television[edit]

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The Golden Bowl Bust This is David Lander London's Burning Three Up, Two Down Gentlemen and Players Rules of Engagement After the War Act of Will Capital City Screen Two El C.I.D. Chain The Bill The Gravy Train Goes East (1991)[27] Maigret Zorro Lovejoy Rides 99-1 Performance, BBC — Measure for Measure, 1994[28] Smith & Jones Cold Lazarus (1996)[29] American Voices Murder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock Holmes Masterpiece Theatre — Broken Glass, TV film, 1996[30] Dalziel and Pascoe Spooks, (2002, "The Lesser of Two Evils")[31] Trust Foyle's War
Foyle's War
(2003)[32] Keen Eddie, (2004, Rabbi Mendelssohn, "Who Wants to Be in a Club That Would Have Me as a Member?", Episode 11)[33] M.I.T.: Murder Investigation Team Murder in Suburbia
Murder in Suburbia
, "The Wedding", Series 2 - Episode 3[34] Mumbai Calling, (2007, Pilot)[35] Falcon Yes, Prime Minister, (2010) 6 episodes[36] Midsomer Murders
Midsomer Murders
, (2013)[37] New Tricks, (2013, "Cry Me a River", Series 10, Episode 5)[38] Playhouse Presents
Playhouse Presents
, Nixon's the One, (2014)[39] Penny Dreadful, (2014, "Grand Guignol")[40] Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
– Dr. List Snatch - Saul Gold

Film[edit] Sources: Rotten Tomatoes[41] TCM[42] AllMovie[43]

Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story Secret Weapon Son of the Pink Panther Degas and Pissarro Fall Out Mary Reilly Private Parts The Saint Notting Hill Arabian Nights Dirty Tricks The Final Curtain Hamilton Mattress The Mayor of Casterbridge The Life and Death of Peter Sellers Churchill: The Hollywood Years Green Street Shakespeare's Happy Endings Colour Me Kubrick: A True...Ish Story Out on a Limb [44] The Damned United Taking Woodstock The Last Days of Lehman Brothers The Road to Coronation Street Codebreaker The Half-Light Wonder The Challenger Captain America: The Winter Soldier – Dr. List Woman in Gold Avengers: Age of Ultron – Dr. List De Surprise Altamira Love is Thicker Than Water El Elegido Their Finest (2016) The Limehouse Golem
The Limehouse Golem


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creates a magnetic monster" The Guardian, 10 July 2015 ^ Billington, Michael. "Review. 'Richard III' " The Guardian, 24 July 2003 ^ Franks, Alan. " Lucian Freud
Lucian Freud
and me: making a drama out of a painter".  ^ Michael Billington (11 August 2017). "Looking at Lucian review – mesmerising portrait of the artist as an old man". The Guardian.  ^ "HENRY GOODMAN". Stage Talk
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External links[edit]

Interview with Henry Goodman
Henry Goodman
on SomethingJewish Henry Goodman
Henry Goodman
on IMDb

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Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor
in a Musical

Anton Rodgers (1979) Denis Quilley
Denis Quilley
(1980) Michael Crawford
Michael Crawford
(1981) Roy Hudd
Roy Hudd
(1982) Denis Lawson
Denis Lawson
(1983) Paul Clarkson (1984) Robert Lindsay (1985) Michael Crawford
Michael Crawford
(1986) John Bardon
John Bardon
and Emil Wolk
Emil Wolk
(1987) Con O'Neill (1988) Jonathan Pryce
Jonathan Pryce
(1989/1990) Philip Quast (1991) Alan Bennett
Alan Bennett
(1992) Henry Goodman
Henry Goodman
(1993) Alun Armstrong
Alun Armstrong
(1994) John Gordon Sinclair (1995) Adrian Lester (1996) Robert Lindsay (1997) Philip Quast (1998) Jody Abrahams, Loukmaan Adams, Mandisa Bardill, Junaid Booysen, Salie Daniels, and Alistair Izobell (1999) Simon Russell Beale
Simon Russell Beale
(2000) Daniel Evans (2001) Philip Quast (2002) Alex Jennings (2003) David Bedella (2004) Nathan Lane
Nathan Lane
(2005) James Lomas, George Maguire, and Liam Mower
Liam Mower
(2006) Daniel Evans (2007) Michael Ball (2008) Douglas Hodge (2009) Aneurin Barnard (2010) David Thaxton (2011) Bertie Carvel (2012) Michael Ball (2013) Gavin Creel
Gavin Creel
(2014) John Dagleish (2015) Matt Henry (2016) Andy Karl
Andy Karl

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Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor

Antony Sher (1985) Albert Finney
Albert Finney
(1986) Michael Gambon
Michael Gambon
(1987) Oliver Ford Davies
Oliver Ford Davies
(1989/1990) Ian McKellen
Ian McKellen
(1991) Nigel Hawthorne (1992) Robert Stephens
Robert Stephens
(1993) Mark Rylance
Mark Rylance
(1994) David Bamber (1995) Alex Jennings (1996) Antony Sher (1997) Ian Holm
Ian Holm
(1998) Kevin Spacey
Kevin Spacey
(1999) Henry Goodman
Henry Goodman
(2000) Conleth Hill
Conleth Hill
(2001) Roger Allam
Roger Allam
(2002) Simon Russell Beale
Simon Russell Beale
(2003) Matthew Kelly (2004) Richard Griffiths
Richard Griffiths
(2005) Brian Dennehy
Brian Dennehy
(2006) Rufus Sewell
Rufus Sewell
(2007) Chiwetel Ejiofor
Chiwetel Ejiofor
(2008) Derek Jacobi
Derek Jacobi
(2009) Mark Rylance
Mark Rylance
(2010) Roger Allam
Roger Allam
(2011) Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict Cumberbatch
and Jonny Lee Miller
Jonny Lee Miller
(2012) Luke Treadaway (2013) Rory Kinnear
Rory Kinnear
(2014) Mark Strong
Mark Strong
(2015) Kenneth Cranham (2016) Jamie Parker (2017)

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