Simon Callow

  1. Julian Glover, Heat and Dust, 1983.     A West End play clashed with his first Merchant-Ivory offer. He accepted the others: A Room With A View,  Maurice,  Mr and Mrs Bridge, Jefferson In Paris, etc.
  2. Rowan Atkinson, The Lion King, 1993.    In the mix to voice Zazu in the 32nd Disney toon – Bambi meets Hamlet in Africa! – were Callow, Chris Barrie, David Jason, Spike Milligan, Vic Reeves, Patrick Stewart. Plus various UK comedy giants: Peter Cook and Dudley Moore; The Two Ronnies: Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett; The Goodies: Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden, Bill Odie; and the Monty Pythons: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, Michael Palin.
  3. Paul McGann, Doctor Who (The Movie), TV, 1996.

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