Holden, Arthur

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Holden, Arthur


Born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Career: Actor, voice artist, producer, and writer.


Television Appearances; Series:

Voices for English version, Mori no youki no kobito– tachi: berufi to rirubitto (anime; also known as The Littl' Bits), Nickelodeon, 1991, broadcast in Japan, 1980, also broadcast under different titles on other channels.

Voice of Ridley for English version, Ningyo hime Marina no Boken (anime; also known as Adventures of the Little Mermaid, The Adventures of Marina, Saban's "Adventures of the Little Mermaid," and Saban's "Adventures of the Little Mermaid Fantasy"), syndicated, 1991, also broadcast under other titles on other channels.

Voice of Mr. Emil Nigel Ratburn III, Arthur (animated), PBS, 1996–2006.

Voice of Baba Miao at Win Bao, Sagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat (animated), PBS, 2001–2006.

Voice of Al Larkin (Dad), What's with Andy? (animated), TeleToon and Fox Family Channel, beginning c. 2001.

Voice of Frederick Stiles, Daft Planet (animated), Tele-Toon, beginning 2002, broadcast as part of the programming block The Detour on TeleToon.

Mr. Rajkowski, Seriously Weird, YTV (Canada), 2002–2006.

Voice of Mr. Emil Nigel Ratburn III, Postcards from Buster (animated), PBS, beginning c. 2004.

Rabbi Diamond, The Business, Independent Film Channel, 2006.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Poppa Dionne, Million Dollar Babies (also known as Les jumelles Dionne), CBC and CBS, 1994.

Map room officer, Hiroshima, Showtime, 1995.

Simon, Bonanno: A Godfather's Story (also known as Bonanno: The Youngest Godfather and The Youngest Godfather), Showtime, 1999.

Tiger Dunlop, War of 1812, [Canada], 1999.

William Cormack, "Au debut du monde," Canada: A People's History (also known as Le Canada: Une histoire populaire), CBC, 2000.

Beverley Robertson, Chiefs, History Channel (Canada), 2002.

Alex Paterson, Indian Summer: The Oka Crisis, CBC, 2006.

Andrei Ganit, Bethune (also known as Dr. Norman Bethune), CCTV (China), 2006.

George Marler, Rene Levesque, CBC, 2006.

Reporter Brand, Killer Wave, ION Television, 2007.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Television reporter, Liberace: Behind the Music, CBS, 1988.

David, In the Presence of Mine Enemies, Showtime, 1996.

Attorney, Twist of Fate (also known as Psychopath), Cinemax, 1997.

Coroner's man, When Justice Fails, Cinemax, 1998.

God Bless the Child (also known as Le choix tragique), ABC, 1998.

Sam, The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin' in Brooklyn Heights, CBS, 1999.

Mr. Barrymore, The Hound of the Baskervilles (also known as Sherlock Holmes and Le chien des Baskerville), Odyssey Network, 2000.

Voices, Lion of Oz (animated; also known as Lion of Oz and the Badge of Courage and Le lion d'Oz), Disney Channel, 2000.

Dr. John Edland, The Killing Yard, Showtime, 2001.

Sigismund, The Royal Scandal (also known as Scandal in Bohemia and Le chant des sirenes), The Hallmark Channel, 2001.

Maitre d', Gleason (also known as Gleason: The Jackie Gleason Story), CBS, 2002.

First reporter, Rudy: The Rudy Giuliani Story (also known as Rudy's Wars), USA Network, 2003.

Home Depot clerk, Bad Apple, TNT, 2004.

Scientist, Last Best Chance, HBO, 2005.

Mr. Yorick, Blind Trust, Lifetime, 2007.

Fowler, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, ION Television, 2008.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Voice of Mr. Emil Nigel Ratburn III, Arthur's Perfect Christmas (animated), PBS, 2000.

Himself, The Philosopher Stoned (documentary), Documentary Channel, 2006.

Colonel John McCrae, The Great War, CBC, 2007.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Ichabod Crane, "The Tale of the Midnight Ride," Are You Afraid of the Dark?, YTV (Canada) and Nickelodeon, 1994.

Priest, "Family Secrets," Sirens, syndicated, 1994.

Mr. Brooks, "The Tale of the Dead Man's Float," Are You Afraid of the Dark?, YTV (Canada) and Nickelodeon, 1995.

Court jester, "The Tale of the Wisdom Glass," Are You Afraid of the Dark?, YTV (Canada) and Nickelodeon, 1996.

Motel bellman, "Room 17," The Hunger, Showtime, 1997.

David Vandermeer, "The Egg Mystery," The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo, Nickelodeon, 1998.

Dr. Randolph Fredericks, "Charade," Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (also known as SOF, Inc., S.O.F., Inc., and S.O.F. Special Ops Force), syndicated, 1998.

Uniformed inspector, "A Walk in the Park," Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (also known as SOF, Inc., S.O.F., Inc., and S.O.F. Special Ops Force), syndicated, 1998.

Voice, "Arabian Tales," The Country Mouse and the City Mouse Adventures (animated), YTV (Canada), 1998.

Voice, "Klondike Mice," The Country Mouse and the City Mouse Adventures (animated), YTV (Canada), 1998.

Voice, "Matador Mice," The Country Mouse and the City Mouse Adventures (animated), YTV (Canada), 1998.

Robertson, "Week Woman," The Hunger, Showtime, 1999.

Mr. Haddock, "Born to Be Mild," Mental Block, YTV (Canada), 2003.

Commentator, "Lost," Mayday (also known as Air Crash Investigations and Air Emergency), The Discovery Channel (Canada), 2004.

Head office man, "While Supplies Last," Fries with That?, YTV (Canada), 2004, some sources cite other appearances in the program.

Mr. Haddock, "Greenfield Park Idol," Mental Block, YTV (Canada), 2004.

Voice of talking pony, "Neigh Means Neigh/Miner Mishaps," The Cramp Twins (animated), Fox, YTV (Canada), and BBC, 2005.

Interviewer, "Dizzy Spells," Rumours, CBC, 2006.

Voice of mucus man, "Global Grilling," Aqua Teen Hunger Force (animated; also known as ATHF), Cartoon Network, 2006.

Officiant, "Birth Control," Sophie, CBC, 2008.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Karaoke man, The Warden, TNT, 2001.

Television Work; Additional Voices; Series:

Tripping the Rift (animated), Sci–Fi Channel, 2004–2007.

Television Work; Additional Voices; Movies:

David Copperfield (also known as Charles Dickens' "David Copperfield"), NBC, 1993.

(Uncredited) Varian's War (also known as Varian Fry, un heros oublie), Showtime, 2000.

Television Producer; Specials:

(Uncredited) The Philosopher Stoned (documentary), Documentary Channel, 2006.

Film Appearances:

Remembering Mel, Harmony Gold, 1986.

Bar manager, Wild Thing, Atlantic Releasing, 1987.

Oak Ridge doctor, Fat Man and Little Boy (also known as Shadowmakers), Paramount, 1989.

Fourth broker, Money, 1990.

Hugo, The Scorpio Factor, 1990.

Interpreter, La postiere (also known as The Postmistress), Aska Film Productions, 1992.

Secretary, La sarrasine, ACPAV, 1992.

Hanibal's chauffeur, La vie d'un heros (also known as A Hero's Life), Malofilm, 1994.

Ward, Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (also known as Mrs. Parker and the Round Table), Fine Line Features, 1994.

Voice of train driver, La freccia azzurra (animated; also known as The Blue Arrow, How the Toys Saved Christmas, Der blaue Pfeil, and La fleche bleue), 1996.

Forensics officer, The Minion (also known as Fallen Knight, Knight of the Apocalypse, and Guerrier des tenebres), Buena Vista, 1998.

Bookstore clerk, The Bone Collector, Universal, 1999.

Voice of Dad, The Animal Train (animated short film), BBC Bristol/Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF, Germany)/TVC London/Miramax/Varga Studio, 1999.

Bob, Where the Money Is (also known as Ein heisser Coup and Where the Money Is—Ein heisser Coup), USA Films, 2000.

Phillip Carlilo, Two Thousand and None (also known as SOS la vie), 2000.

Voice of Dr. Schechter, Heavy Metal 2000 (animated; also known as Heavy Metal F.A.K.K.2), Columbia/ TriStar Home Video, 2000.

Adolf Eichmann, The Struggle (short film), S. Solomon Productions, 2002.

Dressler's associate, The Sum of All Fears (also known as Der Anschlag), Paramount, 2002.

Frank Peabody, Abandon, Paramount, 2002.

Arnold Beck, Head in the Clouds, Sony Pictures Classics, 2004.

Mr. Renaud, Eternal (also known as Eternelle), Regent Releasing, 2004.

Radio announcer, The Aviator, Miramax/Warner Bros., 2004.

Voice of Mr. Emil Nigel Ratburn III, Arthur's Halloween (animated), 2004.

Club secretary, The Greatest Game Ever Played (also known as Das groesste Spiel seines Lebens, El juego que hizo historia, El piu bel gioco della mia vita, and Juego de honor), Buena Vista, 2005.

Felix Lang, Slow Burn, DEJ Productions, 2005.

Piano player, Noel, Screen Media Films, 2005.

(Uncredited) Partisan, 300, Warner Bros., 2006, also released as 300: The IMAX Experience.

One of the townsfolk, I'm Not There. (also known as >I'm Not There), The Weinstein Company, 2007.


Video Games:

Voice, Hype: The Time Quest, 1999.

Voices of Eugene Leopold, Campa, and infantry soldier, Evolution Worlds, Ubi Soft Entertainment, 2002.

Voice, Splinter Cell (also known as Tom Clancy's "Splinter Cell"), Ubi Soft Entertainment, 2002.

Voice, Memorick: The Apprentice Knight, XS Games, 2004.

Voice, Prince of Persia: Warrior Within, Ubi Soft Entertainment, 2004.

Voices of David Miller, Mark Ackerman, and Crowman, Still Life, Adventure Company, 2005.

Voice of Sibrand, Assassin's Creed, Ubi soft Entertainment, 2007.


Teleplays; Specials:

The Philosopher Stoned (documentary), Documentary Channel, 2006.

Teleplays; with Others; Episodic:

Scoop, [Canada], beginning c. 1992.

Simon in the Land of Chalk Drawings (animated), Tele-Toon, beginning c. 2002.

Potatoes and Dragons (animated), TeleToon, beginning c. 2004.

Translator, Rumours, CBC, 2006–2007.