Lyndon Brook

Actor
British-born Lyndon Brook was an accomplished actor who appeared in many Hollywood films throughout his Hollywood career. Brook began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "The Purple Plain" (1955) with ... Read more »
Born: 04/10/1926 in York, UK

Filmography

Actor (10)

Defence of the Realm 1986 (Movie)

Pugh (Actor)

Plenty 1985 (Movie)

Begley (Actor)

Who? 1975 (Movie)

Dr Barrister (Actor)

Point Counterpoint 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

Actor

Song Without End 1960 (Movie)

Richard Wagner (Actor)

Surprise Package 1960 (Movie)

Stavrin (Actor)

The Gypsy and the Gentleman 1958 (Movie)

John Patterson (Actor)

Reach For the Sky 1955 (Movie)

Johnny Sanderson (Actor)

The Purple Plain 1955 (Movie)

Carrington (Actor)

The Spanish Gardener 1955 (Movie)

Robert Burton (Actor)

Biography

British-born Lyndon Brook was an accomplished actor who appeared in many Hollywood films throughout his Hollywood career. Brook began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "The Purple Plain" (1955) with Gregory Peck, the drama "Reach For the Sky" (1956) with Kenneth More and "The Spanish Gardener" (1956). He also appeared in the Melina Mercouri dramatic adaptation "The Gypsy and the Gentleman" (1958). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the sixties and the seventies, appearing in the biopic "Song Without End" (1960) with Dirk Bogarde and the crime adaptation "Surprise Package" (1960) with Yul Brynner. He also appeared in the TV special "Point Counterpoint" (PBS, 1972-73). During the latter part of his career, he continued to act in "Who?" (1975) and the dramatic adaptation "Plenty" (1985) with Meryl Streep. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "I, Claudius" (PBS, 1977-78). Brook more recently acted in the Gabriel Byrne spy thriller "Defence of the Realm" (1986).

Relationships

Clive Brook

Family

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