Monthly Archives: May 2013

Patrick Malahide as Robert Dangerfield in The Blackheath Poisonings

Patrick Malahide appeared in the 1992 television adaption of The Blackheath Poisonings. His character, Robert Dangerfield, returned from India and is attempting to rekindle an old flame with Charlotte Collard (Zoe Wanamaker). He is a bit of a cad, mostly … Continue reading

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Wished for Roles 2: Patrick Malahide as Soames Forsyte in “The Forsyte Saga”

Okay, okay.  So granted, Damian Lewis was a perfectly fine Soames Forsyte in 2002’s The Forsyte Saga miniseries – better than fine, actually, though I’ve heard Eric Porter was also good in the 1967 extended adaptation (26 episodes!) of John … Continue reading

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Are We Sure They’re Played by the Same Guy? II: Period Drama Boys

There are a lot of different looks for Patrick Malahide in this YouTube video collection of scenes from his period/costume drama roles. Some look decidedly similar (Asst. Commissioner, Robert Blair, Alleyn), while others are way more singular (Jingle, Casaubon, Conroy, … Continue reading

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Something Neat II: The Standard, BBC 1978 series

The Standard, a BBC Scotland produced drama series about a struggling Scottish newspaper and the efforts to revitalize it ran for one series in 1978 on BBC One.  Patrick Malahide played (brash?) reporter Colin Anderson who sounds something of a … Continue reading

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It’s a Meme! 13 – Chisholm Edition

Lucky thirteen!  🙂

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Patrick Malahide as D.I. Brennan in “Amnesia”

In 2004, Patrick Malahide starred as D.I. Brennan in the made-for-tv movie “Amnesia“, which also starred John Hannah as D.S. Mackenzie Stone and Brendan Coyle as D.C. Ian Reid.  The story has two mysteries to be solved:  the disappearance of … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in The Secret Agent

In 1994, Patrick Malahide appeared as Assistant Commissioner in a BBC production of Joseph Conrad’s The Secret Agent. This is not a very easy production to find, but I was able to purchase a DVD (for Region 2) off of … Continue reading

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What If Everyone in “The Pickwick Papers” was on Facebook? – Part 2

Since one can never have enough “Pickwick“, here’s Part 2 of “The Pickwick Papers Pastiche”!  Part 1 can be viewed here.  There’s an almost-duel and we discover that soldiers don’t seem to like strolling AHC-tors very much… then there’s an … Continue reading

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Something Neat I: 1994 Interview From The Independent

Something Neat We’ve Found Something Neat will be for fun and interesting Patrick Malahide related articles, pictures, interviews, etc. that we find on the web or elsewhere. First up, a fascinating article by Charles Nevin for The Independent, Sunday 23, … Continue reading

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