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John Hallam

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   John William Francis Hallam (28 October 1941 – 14 November 2006[1]) was a Northern Irish character actor. Born John William Francis Hallam in Lisburn, Northern Ireland, he appeared in many film and television roles including Nicholas and Alexandra (1971),Murphy's War (1971), The Pallisers (1974), The Mallens (1979), Flash Gordon (1980), Dragonslayer (1981), the BBC television adaptations of Prince Caspian and The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989) and Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991). He also appears in the director's cut of the 1973 film The Wicker Man as McTaggart. He appeared in the science fiction series Doctor Who as the memorable alien "Light" in the serial Ghost Light (1989). He was also known as Barnsey, the prison cell mate of Den Watts in EastEnders. On November 14, 2006, Hallam died in Clifton, Oxfordshire, England at age 65. He was divorced and had four children. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Hallam  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 28, 1941 In Lisburn, Northern Ireland United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Freaks 1932-02-12
Latest Project:
Movie Sans rancune ! 2009-07-15
Known For
Poster of Kull the Conqueror
Poster of Dragonslayer
Poster of Nicholas and Alexandra
Poster of Villain
Movie Sans rancune ! Unknown 2009-07-15
Series Robson Arms Luro 2005-06-17
Movie The 10th Kingdom Queen's Talking Mirror 2000-02-25
Series The 10th Kingdom Queen's Talking Mirror 2000-02-27
Movie The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo Ali Ben Hassad 1998-01-01
Movie Kull the Conqueror Mandara 1997-08-29
Series Wycliffe Unknown 1994-07-24
Series (All Quiet on the) Preston Front 1994-01-04
Series Cadfael Unknown 1994-05-29
Movie Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Red Headed Baron 1991-06-14
Movie When the Whales Came Treve Pender 1989-03-28
Movie Doctor Who: Ghost Light Light 1989-10-04
Series Lovejoy Unknown 1986-01-10
Series EastEnders 1985-02-19
Movie Santa Claus: The Movie Grizzard, Chauffeur 1985-10-29
Movie Lifeforce Lamson 1985-06-21
Series Blackadder 1983-06-15
Movie Dragonslayer Tyrian 1981-06-26
Series The Mallens 1979-06-10
Series Minder Unknown 1979-10-29
Series The Devil's Crown Unknown 1978-04-30
Series Wings 1977-01-02
Movie The People That Time Forgot Chung-Sha 1977-07-06
Series Raffles Unknown 1977-02-25
Movie Trial by Combat Sir Roger 1976-08-31
Movie Hennessy Boyle 1975-12-31
Movie The Offence Panton 1973-01-11
Series The Regiment 1972-02-21
Movie Nicholas and Alexandra Nagorny 1971-11-29
Movie Villain Terry 1971-05-26
Series Jason King Unknown 1971-09-15
Series Judge Dee Unknown 1969-04-08
Movie Where's Jack? The Captain 1969-04-01
Series Department S Unknown 1969-09-09
Movie A Walk with Love and Death Sir Meles 1969-10-05
Movie The Charge of the Light Brigade Officer 1968-04-10
Movie Trail of the Falcon Unknown 1968-06-21
Series Softly, Softly Unknown 1966-01-05
Movie Chelsea Girls Unknown 1966-09-15
Series Public Eye Unknown 1965-01-23
Series Doctor Who Unknown 1963-11-23
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Movie Freaks Unknown 1932-02-12