Monthly Archives: August 2012

Patrick Malahide as Mr. Alfred Jingle in “The Pickwick Papers”, S01E01

In 1985, Patrick Malahide starred as Mr. Alfred Jingle, strolling actor, charming con artist, and raconteur extraordinaire, in the BBC’s twelve episode miniseries, “The Pickwick Papers“, based on Charles Dickens‘ 1836 novel.  By some accounts his favourite role, it’s a … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Det. Sgt. Chisholm in What Makes Shamy Run, Minder S05E02

  What Makes Shamy Run is easily my favorite Minder episode. It is the second episode from the fifth series. It has a rather sizable role for Det. Sgt. Chisholm and features a lot of comedy, including a nice scene … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Robert Ridley, QC in Law & Order: UK

Patrick Malahide as Robert Ridley, QC in Law & Order: UK Between 2009 and 2010, Patrick Malahide made three appearances on Law & Order: UK as the slimy Queen’s Counsel, Robert “Limbo” Ridley.  The Limbo nickname was given him by … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Monty in “Into the Storm”

Patrick Malahide has a very brief part as Major-General Bernard Law Montgomery in HBO’s “Into the Storm” (2009), a movie about Winston Churchill’s career as the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister and Minister of Defence during World War II.  He’s only … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Inspector Alleyn in “A Man Lay Dead”

“A Man Lay Dead” (1993) is the very first episode of the first season of the BBC’s “Inspector Alleyn Mysteries” series, based on the Ngaio Marsh books and starring Patrick Malahide as the eponymous character.  The role was recast after … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Jeremy Boynton in Inspector Morse: Driven to Distraction

Patrick Malahide appeared in the S04E03 of Inspector Morse, in January 1990. A full 12 years before his Endeavour appearance (read about that here). The characters, though, do have some striking similarities. They are both smug, sexually oleaginous creeps who … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide Narrating Classic Railway Murders

  Patrick Malahide has narrated a number of audio books. His mellifluous voice combined with his mastery of accents makes him the perfect candidate for narration. His ability to smoothly alter his voice in order to switch between characters of … Continue reading

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More on Patrick Malahide in Hunted series for BBC / Cinemax

There is a little bit more information on Patrick Malahide in Hunted, the new series for BBC/Cinemax. First there a still from the Hunted IMDB page of  Jack and Stephen Turnrer. Also, a new trailer is out which as a … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide and Stephen Dillane in the One Game

The One Game was a 1988 four part series that aired on ITV. It starred Patrick Malahide as Magnus, Stephen Dillane as Nick Thorne, and Pippa Haywood as Jenny Thorne (Nick’s ex-wife). Continue reading, I’ve tried to avoid spoilers, or … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in “Miracle at Midnight”

“Miracle at Midnight” (1998), a based-on-a-true-story Disney television production, features Patrick Malahide in the small but pivotal role of Georg Duckwitz, the German embassy’s naval attaché to the occupying Nazi forces in 1943 Copenhagen, Denmark. Synopsis and spoilers follow, or … Continue reading

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