Tim Curry

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Tim Curry
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Curry in New York City in 2005
Born
Timothy James Curry

(1946-04-19) 19 April 1946 (age 73)
Grappenhall, Cheshire, England, U.K.
ResidenceToluca Lake, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
NationalityEnglish
Alma materUniversity of Birmingham
OccupationActor, voice actor, singer, composer
Years active1968–present

Timothy James "Tim" Curry (19 April 1946 in Grappenhall, Cheshire, England ), is an English actor, voice actor, singer and composer. He is well known for his roles in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Clue, It, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York and The Three Musketeers. He has released three albums.

Personal life and Stroke[change | change source]

Curry resides in Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, California.[1]

In July 2012, Curry suffered a major stroke.[2] As a result of the stroke, he now uses a wheelchair.[3]

Filmography[change | change source]

Year Title Role Director Notes
1975 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Dr. Frank N. Furter Jim Sharman
1978 The Shout Robert Graves Jerzy Skolimowski
1980 Times Square Johnny LaGuardia Allan Moyle
1982 Annie Rooster Hannigan John Huston
1983 The Ploughman's Lunch Jeremy Hancock Richard Eyre
1985 Legend Darkness Ridley Scott
1985 Clue Wadsworth Jonathan Lynn
1988 Pass the Ammo Rev. Ray Porter David Beaird
1990 The Hunt for Red October Dr. Yevgeniy Petrov John McTiernan
1991 Oscar Dr. Thornton Poole John Landis
1992 FernGully: The Last Rainforest Hexxus (voice) Bill Kroyer
1992 Passed Away Boyd Pinter Charlie Peters
1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Mr. Hector Chris Columbus
1993 Loaded Weapon 1 Mr. Jigsaw Gene Quintano
1993 The Three Musketeers Cardinal Richelieu Stephen Herek
1994 The Shadow Farley Claymore Russell Mulcahy
1995 The Pebble and the Penguin Drake (voice) Don Bluth & Gary Goldman
1995 Congo Herkermer Homolka Frank Marshall
1996 Muppet Treasure Island Long John Silver Brian Henson
1996 Lover's Knot Cupid's Caseworker Peter Shaner
1997 McHale's Navy Major Vladikov Bryan Spicer
1997 Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas Forte (voice) Andy Knight Direct-to-video
1997 A Christmas Carol Ebenezer Scrooge (voice) Stan Phillips Direct-to-video
1998 Addams Family Reunion Gomez Addams Dave Payne Direct-to-video
1998 The Rugrats Movie Rex Pester (voice) Igor Kovalyov & Norton Virgien
1998 The Easter Story Keepers Nero (voice) Jimmy T. Murakami Direct-to-video
1999 Scooby-Doo! and the Witch's Ghost Ben Ravencroft (voice) Jim Stenstrum Direct-to-video
1999 Bartok the Magnificent The Skull (voice) Don Bluth & Gary Goldman Direct-to-video
1999 Pirates of the Plain Jezebel Jack John R. Cherry III
2000 Four Dogs Playing Poker Felix Paul Rachman Direct-to-video
2000 Sorted Damien Kemp Alexander Jovy
2000 Lion of Oz Captain Fitzgerald (voice) Tim Deacon Direct-to-video
2000 Charlie's Angels Roger Corwin McG
2000 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Sumo Singer (voice) Stig Bergqvist & Paul Demeyer
2001 Scary Movie 2 Professor Oldman Keenen Ivory Wayans
2001 Barbie in the Nutcracker The Mouse King (voice) Owen Hurley Direct-to-video
2002 Ritual Matthew Hope Avi Nesher
2002 The Scoundrel's Wife Father Antoine Glen Pitre
2002 I, Crocodile Crocodile (voice) Michael Sporn Short film
2002 The Cat Returns The Cat King (voice) Hiroyuki Morita English dub
2002 The Wild Thornberrys Movie Nigel Thornberry / Col. Radcliff Thornberry (voices) Cathy Malkasian & Jeff McGrath
2003 Rugrats Go Wild Nigel Thornberry (voice) Norton Virgien & John Eng
2004 Kinsey Thurman Rice Bill Condon
2005 Bailey's Billion$ Caspar Pennington David Devine
2005 ¡Mucha Lucha!: The Return of El Maléfico El Maléfico (voice) Ron Hughart Direct-to-DVD
2005 Valiant Von Talon (voice) Gary Chapman
2006 Queer Duck: The Movie Peccary (voice) Xeth Feinberg Direct-to-DVD
2006 Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties Prince (voice) Tim Hill
2006 A Sesame Street Christmas Carol Narrator (voice) Victor DiNapoli Direct-to-DVD
2007 The Chosen One Lucifer (voice) Chris Lackey
2007 Christmas in Wonderland Gordon McLoosh James Orr
2007 Once Upon a Christmas Village Sir Evil (voice) Michael Attardi Short film
2008 Fly Me to the Moon Yegor (voice) Ben Stassen
2008 The Secret of Moonacre Coeur de Noir / Sir William de Noir Gábor Csupó
2008 Scooby-Doo! and the Goblin King The Goblin King (voice) Joe Sichta Direct-to-DVD
2009 Barbie and the Three Musketeers Philippe (voice) William Lau Direct-to-DVD
2009 Mythic Journeys The King (voice) Stephen Boe & Whitney Boe Documentary
2010 The North Star Narrator (voice) Peter H. Reynolds Short film
2010 Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey! Piccadilly (voice) Norton Virgien Direct-to-DVD
2010 A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures Fluffy the Cat (voice) Ben Stassen
2010 Burke and Hare Prof. Alexander Monro John Landis
2011 The Voyages of Young Doctor Dolittle Doctor Dolittle (voice) Rinat Gazizov Direct-to-DVD
2012 The Outback Blacktooth (voice) Kyung Ho Lee
2012 Back to the Sea Eric (voice) Thom Lu
2012 Strange Frame Dorlan Mig (voice) G. B. Hajim
2013 Gingerclown Gingerclown (voice) Balázs Hatvani
2013 Saving Santa Nevil Baddington (voice) Leon Joosen Direct-to-DVD
2014 Axel: The Biggest Little Hero Papa Qi (voice) Leo Lee Direct-to-DVD
2014 Ribbit Terence (voice) Chuck Powers
2017 Long Drive Home Monster Head (voice) Michael J. Berwick Short film
2019 Pennywise: The Story of It Himself Christopher Griffiths Documentary

References[change | change source]

  1. Chris Thompson, 'Shake It Up!' and 'Bosom Buddies' scribe, dead at 63 - UPI.com Retrieved 2016-12-28.
  2. Abramovitch, Seth (24 May 2013). "Tim Curry Recovering From Stroke". The Hollywood Reporter. http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/tim-curry-recovering-stroke-558335. Retrieved 8 October 2015. 
  3. ABC News. "Tim Curry Relies on His Humor While Recovering From Stroke". ABC News.

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