Donald Sumpter

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Donald Sumpter (born 13 February 1943) is an English actor. He has appeared in film and television since the mid-1960s. One of his early television appearances was the 1968 Doctor Who serial The Wheel in Space with Patrick Troughton as the Doctor. He appeared in Doctor Who again in the 1972 serial The Sea Devils with Jon Pertwee. He also appeared in the Doctor Who spin-off The Sarah Jane Adventures. His early film work included a lead role as real life British criminal Donald Neilson in the 1977 film, The Black Panther. He also appeared in many television films and serials, including adaptations of Dickens' novels: Nicholas Nickleby in 2001, Great Expectations in 1999 and Bleak House in 1985. Also in 1985, he was remembered for the part of villain Ronnie Day in Big Deal. He played the part of suspected serial killer Alexander Bonaparte Cust in the (1992) Agatha Christie's Poirot episode, The ABC Murders. He has also appeared in episodes of Midsomer Murders, The Bill, Holby City, and A Touch of Frost. He also had a recurring role as Uncle Ginger in the Children's BBC series The Queen's Nose. He played Harold Chapple in Our Friends in the North, and portrayed the physicist Max Planck in Einstein and Eddington. He has also been seen as Kemp in the horror-drama series Being Human. In 2011 he portrayed Maester Luwin in the HBO series Game of Thrones. His film appearances include The Constant Gardener (2005), K-19: The Widowmaker (2002), Enigma (2001) and Ultramarines: The Movie (2010).

Most Popular Donald Sumpter Trailers

Total trailers found: 37

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Trailer (2011)

14 December 2011

This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago.

In the Heart of the Sea Trailer (2015)

20 November 2015

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance.

Eastern Promises Trailer (2007)

14 September 2007

A Russian teenager living in London who dies during childbirth leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.

London Boulevard Trailer (2010)

10 November 2010

A parolee battles a gangster for the affections of a reclusive movie star.

The Constant Gardener Trailer (2005)

31 August 2005

Justin Quayle is a low-level British diplomat who has always gone about his work very quietly, not causing any problems.

K-19: The Widowmaker Trailer (2002)

19 July 2002

When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.

Into the Storm Trailer (2009)

31 May 2009

Continuing the storyline of The Gathering Storm, Churchill at War is a look at the former British prime minister's life and career at the end of WWII.

Enigma Trailer (2001)

22 January 2001

A romantic thriller based around the World War 2 project to crack the codes behind the Enigma machine, used by the Germans to encrypt messages sent to their submarines.

Stardust Trailer (1974)

24 October 1974

Sequel to 1973's That'll Be The Day. Jim McLain is now enjoying the nomadic 'gigs and groupies' life on tour with his band.

Dracula Trailer (2006)

28 December 2006

The Romanian count known as Dracula is summoned to London by Arthur Holmwood, a young Lord who is one the verge of being wed.

Jesus of Nazareth Trailer (1977)

01 January 1977

Passion, beauty, and brilliant storytelling are all on display in this six-hour-plus epic from Italian director Franco Zeffirelli.

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead Trailer (1990)

12 September 1990

Two minor characters from the play, "Hamlet" stumble around unaware of their scripted lives and unable to deviate from them.

Richard III Trailer (1995)

29 December 1995

Shakespeare's Play transplanted into a 1930s setting.

Being Human Trailer (1994)

06 May 1994

One man must learn the meaning of courage across four lifetimes centuries apart.

Ultramarines: A Warhammer 40,000 Movie Trailer (2010)

10 December 2010

A squad of Ultramarines answer a distress call from an Imperial Shrine World. A full Company of Imperial Fists was stationed there, but there is no answer from them.

The Lost Continent Trailer (1968)

19 June 1968

An eclectic group of characters set sail on Captain Lansen’s leaky cargo ship in an attempt to escape their various troubles.

The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House Trailer (2011)

25 April 2011

In 1860 Scotland Yard's 'Prince of Sleuths' Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the murder of three-year-old Saville Kent,snatched from his bed at night and killed.

Einstein and Eddington Trailer (2008)

29 November 2008

A look at the evolution of Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, and Einstein's relationship with British scientist Sir Arthur Eddington, the first physicist to understand his ideas.

Great Expectations Trailer (1999)

09 May 1999

A young boy called Pip stumbles upon a hunted criminal who threatens him and demands food. A few years later, Pip finds that he has a benefactor.

The Point Men Trailer (2001)

07 September 2001

Some time after their botched operation to capture a known Palestinian terrorist, a team of Israeli agents starts to get killed off one by one.

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby Trailer (2001)

08 April 2001

Adaptation of the Dickens novel.

Quirke Trailer (2014)

16 February 2014

A chief pathologist in the Dublin city morgue investigates sudden death victims in the 1950s.

Hardcore Trailer (1977)

17 March 1977

Aka Hardcore, aka Frankly Fiona. The heavily fictionalised fantastical autobiography of the fantastic 70s sex superstar Fiona Richmond, played by Fiona herself!

Tess of the D'Urbervilles Trailer (2008)

14 September 2008

Forced by poverty to seek support, the innocent Tess Durbeyfield seeks the help of the D'Urbervilles.

Among Us Trailer (2010)

19 March 2010

An accident overthrows Ernst and Cecilia's well-ordered life. Chance rules in Ernst's rational world while Cecilia is searching for a deeper meaning in what has happened.

I Am a Groupie Trailer (1970)

01 December 1970

A bored teenage girl decides that she wants to meet rock stars, and the best way to do that is to become a groupie.

One Child Trailer (2014)

05 December 2014

A first-born Chinese girl adopted by English parents gets called back to Guangzhou when her birth mother desperately seeks her assistance in her son.

Coalition Trailer (2015)

28 March 2015

Political drama about the rise of Nick Clegg and the Liberal Democrats during the 2010 election. After the election failed to produce an outright winner, Clegg was catapulted into an unaccustomed position of influence and was the recipient of political courtship from both Labour's Gordon Brown and David Cameron of the Conservative Party.

Bypass Trailer (2014)

14 September 2014

Tim has no job, but Tim ‘works’, selling stolen goods...In the face of mounting internal and external pressure, how far will he go to keep his head above water and protect those he loves?

Game of Thrones: Complete History and Lore Trailer (2011)

13 May 2011

Game of Thrones: Complete History and Lore

Bleak Moments Trailer (1971)

01 January 1971

Moments from the uncompromisingly bleak existence of a secretary, her retarded sister, aloof and uneasy teacher boyfriend, bizzare neighbour and irritating workmate.

Fallen Angel Trailer (2007)

11 March 2007

Based on the Roth Trilogy of novels by Andrew Taylor, Fallen Angel tells the story of Rosie Byfield, a clergyman's daughter, who grows up to be a psychopathic killer.

Night After Night After Night Trailer (1969)

01 January 1969

There's a killer on the loose in London, and whilst our typically craggy copper DI Rowan investigates, Judge Lomax is busy in court, dishing out harsh sentences to everyone who comes before him.

Heist Trailer (2008)

01 January 2008

In 1303, a ragtag bunch of crooks and ne'er-do-wells plot to take revenge on Edward I, the King of England.

Mad Jack Trailer (1970)

04 February 1970

Play dealing with the life of British Army lieutenant Siegfried Sassoon, and his protests against thr

The Black Panther Trailer (1977)

26 December 1977

A gung-ho ex-military man pursues a secret life of crime, culminating in the kidnapping of a teenage heiress.

The ABC Murders Trailer (1992)

05 January 1992

Poirot receives taunting letters from a serial killer who appears to choose his victims and crime scenes alphabetically.