Anthony Newley

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Anthony George Newley (24 September 1931 – 14 April 1999) was an English actor, singer and songwriter. Newley achieved success as a performer in such diverse fields as rock and roll and stage and screen acting. As a recording artist he enjoyed a dozen Top 40 entries on the UK Singles Chart between 1959 and 1962, including two number one hits. With songwriting partner Leslie Bricusse, Newley penned "Feeling Good", which was popularised by Nina Simone and covered by many other popular artists; as well as the title song of 1964 film Goldfinger (along with John Barry). Bricusse and Newley received an Academy Award nomination for the film score of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971).

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Filmography

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Selected Anthony Newley film and TV show credits.

Acting Credits

1997
The Lakes (1997) (TV Show)
The Bishop

1994
Anna Lee (1994) (TV Show)
Frederick Slinger

1992
Sal Manelli

1992
Gone to Seed (1992) (TV Show)
DI Keet

1991
Tonight at 8.30 (TV Show)
Henry Gow, George Pepper

1991
Red Peppers (TV Movie)
George Pepper

1990
Polly: Comin' Home! (TV Movie)
Dabney Mayhew

1990
The Upper Hand (1990) (TV Show)
Nick Murray, Nick

1990
Coins in the Fountain (1990) (TV Movie)
Alfred

1987
Captain Manzini

1987
CBS Summer Playhouse (1987) (TV Show)
Sir Freddy

1987
Duet (1987) (TV Show)
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1986
Outrage! (TV Movie)
Victor Coles

1986
Stagecoach (1986) (TV Movie)
Trevor Peacock

1985
Alice in Wonderland (1985) (TV Movie)
The Mad Hatter

1985
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985) (TV Show)
Phil Halloran

1985
EastEnders (1985) (TV Show)
Vince Watson

1985
Blade in Hong Kong (1985) (TV Movie)
Tommy T

1984
Glitter (1984) (TV Show)
Glen

1984
Murder, She Wrote (1984) (TV Show)
Insp. Frost

1983
Malibu (1983) (TV Movie)
Wilson Mahoney

1982
Fame (1982) (TV Show)
Trevor Kane

1981
Simon & Simon (1981) (TV Show)
Nigel Casey, Anthony Forrest

1980
Magnum, P.I. (1980) (TV Show)
Peter Riddley-Smythe

1980
Linda in Wonderland (TV Movie)
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1979
Hart to Hart (1979) (TV Show)
Tony Vacarro

1979
CBS Library (1979) (TV Show)
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1975
Mr. Quilp (1975)

1968
Charlie Blake

1967
Matthew Mugg

1966
Lucy in London (TV Movie)
Anthony Fitz-Faversham

1965
The British Song Festival
Judge

1963
The Small World of Sammy Lee
Sammy 'Lee' Leeman

1960
The Strange World of Gurney Slade (TV Show)
Gurney Slade

1960
Jazz Boat (1960)
Bert Harris

1960
In the Nick (1960)
Dr. Newcombe

1960
Let's Get Married
Dickie Bird

1960
Anthony Newley Show, The (TV Show)
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1959
Jeep Jackson

1959
Hooky Hook

1959
Cpl. Stokes

1959
The Lady Is a Square
Freddy

1959
Johnnie

1958
Tank Force (1958)
Pvt. 'Tiger' Noakes

1958
Ernesto

1958
Sammy (TV Movie)
Sammy

1957
Miguel

1957
Edward

1957
Mulbrau

1957
High Flight (1957)
Roger Endicott

1957
Stryker of the Yard (1957) (TV Show)
Gerry Barnes

1957
Wharf Road Mob, The (TV Movie)
Jerry

1956
Radio Operator, Tairoa, Prisoner on Graf Spee

1956
LCpl. 'Spider' Webb

1956
Ned Young

1956
Port Afrique (1956)
Pedro

1956
Assignment Foreign Legion (TV Show)
Legionnaire Horatio Smith

1956
Cyril Gaskin

1955
Engineer, X2

1955
Marine Clarke

1955
Navy Heroes
Fred Starling

1955
Tommy

1953
Those People Next Door
Bob Twigg

1953
Top of the Form
Percy

1950
Operator

1950
Madeleine (1950)
Chemist's Assistant

1949
Charlie Ritchie

1949
Jimmy Knowles

1949
Vote for Huggett
Dudley

1948
Oliver Twist (1948)
Artful Dodger

1948
The Outsider (1948)
Miles Minor

1948
Vice Versa (1948)
Dick Bultitude

1948
The Little Ballerina
Johnny

1947
The Adventures of Dusty Bates
Dusty Bates

Soundtrack Credits

2013
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2013
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2013
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2013
North America (TV Show)
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2013
The Voice of the Philippines
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2012
Sparkle (2012)
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2012
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2012
The Voice UK (2012) (TV Show)
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2012
Dollhouse
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2012
Hit and Run (2012)
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2012
Animal Practice (2012) (TV Show)
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2012
The X Factor Philippines (2012) (TV Show)
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2012
The Voice (2012) (TV Show)
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2012
Everything or Nothing: The Untold Story of 007
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2011
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2011
Alys (2011) (TV Show)
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2011
Tu cara me suena (2011) (TV Show)
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2010
Repo Men (2010)
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2010
Luther (2010) (TV Show)
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2010
Mongrels (TV Show)
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2009
Glee (2009) (TV Show)
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2009
Hi havia una vegada el disc de La Marató (TV Show)
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2009
Danville 2nd Ward Young Men
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2008
Seven Pounds (2008)
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2008
Fringe (2008) (TV Show)
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2008
Eli Stone (2008) (TV Show)
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2008
Atop the Fourth Wall (2008) (TV Show)
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2007
Britain's Got Talent (2007) (TV Show)
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2007
Chuck (2007) (TV Show)
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2007
John from Cincinnati (2007) (TV Show)
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2007
Skins (2007) (TV Show)
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2007
Sicko (2007)
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2007
BBC Electric Proms (TV Show)
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2006
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2006
Last Holiday (2006)
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2006
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2006
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2006
A Taste of My Life (TV Show)
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2006
The Real Hustle (2006) (TV Show)
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2005
Madagascar (2005)
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2005
Da Kath & Kim Code (2005) (TV Movie)
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2005
Dancing with the Stars (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
Robot Chicken (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
So You Think You Can Dance (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
The X Factor (2005) (TV Show)
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2004
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2004
The X Factor (2004) (TV Show)
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2003
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2001
Scrubs (2001) (TV Show)
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2001
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2000
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2000
Gilmore Girls (2000) (TV Show)
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2000
Malcolm in the Middle (2000) (TV Show)
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2000
Queer as Folk (2000) (TV Show)
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1999
Jaime (1999)
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1999
Family Guy (1999) (TV Show)
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1998
Little Voice (1998)
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1997
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1995
Casino (1995)
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1994
Tohuwabohu (TV Show)
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1993
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1993
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1992
Toys (1992)
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1991
The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991) (TV Show)
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1989
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1989
The Simpsons (1989) (TV Show)
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1988
Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988) (TV Show)
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1987
The Charmings (1987) (TV Show)
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1986
George Burns' 90th Birthday Party: A Very Special Special (TV Movie)
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1985
Alice in Wonderland (1985) (TV Movie)
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1980
De Mike Burstyn show (TV Show)
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1979
Martine (TV Show)
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1977
The George Burns One-Man Show (1977) (TV Movie)
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1976
The Muppet Show (1976) (TV Show)
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1975
Saturday Night Live (1975) (TV Show)
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1975
Jane Bond
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1974
Old Drac (1974)
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1972
The Candy Man
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1971
A Current Affair (1971) (TV Show)
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1971
Great Performances (1971) (TV Show)
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1971
The Two Ronnies (1971) (TV Show)
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1970
Liza (TV Movie)
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1969
Playboy After Dark (1969) (TV Show)
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1969
Rosey Grier Show, The (TV Show)
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1969
All Things Bright and Beautiful (TV Movie)
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1968
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1968
That's Life (1968) (TV Show)
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1967
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1966
The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show (1966) (TV Show)
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1965
The Dean Martin Comedy Hour (1965) (TV Show)
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1964
Goldfinger (1964)
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1964
Shindig! (1964) (TV Show)
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1964
Hollywood a Go Go (1964) (TV Show)
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1963
The Patty Duke Show (1963) (TV Show)
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1963
Meet Sammy Davis Jr. 1 (TV Movie)
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1961
The Mike Douglas Show (1961) (TV Show)
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1960
The Strange World of Gurney Slade (TV Show)
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1960
In the Nick (1960)
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1960
Let's Get Married
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1959
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1958
The Garry Moore Show (1958) (TV Show)
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1957
High Flight (1957)
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Writer Credits

1996
Stop the World, I Want to Get Off (TV Movie)
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1978
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1966
Stoppt die Welt - Ich möchte aussteigen (TV Movie)
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1966
Stop de wereld (TV Movie)
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1961
The Johnny Darling Show
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1960
The Strange World of Gurney Slade (TV Show)
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Dating History

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List of Anthony Newley relationships, in date order.

Albums

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List of albums by Anthony Newley, including album cover photos.

Songs

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List of top 10 songs by Anthony Newley.
Song TitleYear Released *Song Rank
Do You Mind 2002 328,877
Why 2002 414,845
Pop Goes The Weasel 1961 526,330
Strawberry Fair 2006 538,821
Pure Imagination 2010 483,818
Personality 2006 643,453
I've Waited So Long 1959 657,603
Idle On Parade 2011 669,136
That Noise 2006 833,034
And The Heavens Cried 2006 777,000
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

First NameAnthony
Last NameNewley
Full Name at BirthGeorge Anthony Newley
Age67 (age at death)
Date of BirthSeptember 24, 1931
BirthplaceLondon, England
Date of DeathApril 14, 1999
Location of DeathJensen Beach, FL
Cause of DeathKidney Cancer
Height5' 9" (175 cm)
BuildAthletic
Eye ColorBrown - Dark
Hair ColorBrown - Dark
Star SignLibra
SexualityStraight
ReligionRoman Catholic
EthnicityWhite
NationalityEnglish
High SchoolItalia Conti Stage School
OccupationEnglish actor, singer and songwriter
Occupation CategoryActor
Claim to FameCan Hieronymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? (1969)
Music GenreVocal
Music StyleMusic Hall, Traditional Pop, Vocal Pop, Cast Recordings, Musicals, Stage & Screen, Pop/Rock, AM Pop, Standards
Music MoodCarefree, Theatrical, Amiable/Good-Natured, Joyous, Sentimental, Earnest, Elegant, Sophisticated, Laid-Back/Mellow, Confident, Refined/Mannered, Stylish, Happy, Dramatic, Lively, Exciting, Innocent, Exuberant, Playful, Witty
FatherJeffrey Ramey
MotherFrances Grace Newley
Brother(s)John (b. 1927)
Sister(s)Maxene (b. 1926)
Joanne (1928–65)
Linda (b. 1929)
Belinda (b. 1932)
Other Family MembersTara Newley (daughter)

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