Marinker, Peter

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Marinker, Peter


Addresses: Contact—c/o Godot Company, 51 The Cut, London SE1 8LP, England.

Career: Actor and voice artist. Godot Company, London, member of company, 2004–; presenter of poetry readings.


Film Appearances:

Jeff, Bread, Eagle, 1971.

Chris, Adult Fun, Maya Film Productions, 1972.

Larry, Fear Is the Key, Paramount, 1973.

Perreira, The Emerald Forest, Embassy Pictures, 1985.

(Uncredited) Voice of goblin, Labyrinth, TriStar, 1986.

Voice of General Gerhard Donner, Vinasu senki (anime; also known as Venus Wars), Manga Entertainment, 1989.

Pathologist, Nightbreed (also known as Clive Barker's "Nightbreed"), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1990.

Voice, Sword for Truth (anime), Manga Entertainment, 1990.

Jimmy Ernst, Max Ernst: Mein vagabundieren (documentary; also known as Max Ernst and Max Ernst: Journey into the Subconscious), Peter Schamoni Film/Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, 1991.

Judge Esposito, Judge Dredd, Buena Vista, 1995.

Hiring man, Margaret's Museum (also known as Le musee de Margaret), 1995, Cinepix Film Properties, 1997.

Captain John Kilpack, Event Horizon, Paramount, 1997.

Pershing, The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Spring Break Adventure, 1999.

Voice, Home Sweet Home (documentary), Doc Diffusion France, 2001.

U.S. expert, Love Actually, Universal, 2003.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

McClure, The Martian Chronicles, NBC, 1980.

Haakon Chevalier, Oppenheimer, PBS, 1980.

The Manions of America, ABC, 1981.

Cowley, Shaka Zulu: The Citadel, syndicated, 2001.

Ronnie, Family, London Weekend Television (England), 2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Standish Bunn, Three Wishes for Jamie, syndicated, 1987.

Jim Haynes, Deadline: Madrid, ABC, 1988.

Voice of Dr. Shahah, Dominion Tank Police (anime; also known as Dominion, Dominion, the Criminal Group, and Dominion Hanzai Gundan), Sci-Fi Channel, 1992.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Narrator, The Life of Bruce Lee (also known as Bruce Lee—Martial Arts Master), 1993.

Narrator, Idi Amin: Monster in Disguise, Arts and Entertainment, 1997.

Narrator, Prince Philip: A Step Behind the Queen, Arts and Entertainment, 1998.

Narrator, Mick Jagger: Rolling Stone, Arts and Entertainment, 1998.

Narrator, Elizabeth: The Reluctant Monarch, Arts and Entertainment, 1998.

The fishmonger, The Fishmonger's Daughter, Lifetime, 1998.

Narrator, Ceausescu: The Unrepentant Tyrant, Arts and Entertainment, 1999.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Jim Herne, "A Right to Live: Parts 1 & 2," Z Cars, BBC (England), 1967.

Bruno Richard Hauptmann, "The Lindbergh Kidnapping," Second Verdict, BBC, 1976.

Peter Appleton, "They Also Serve …," The Mackinnons, BBC, 1977.

Norden, "Law and Order," The XYZ Man, ITV (England), 1977.

Frank Williams, "The Rack," The Professionals, London Weekend Television (England), 1978.

Voice of devil, "The Soldier and Death," The Storyteller (also known as Jim Henson's "The Storyteller"), 1988.

Voice of wolf, "The Heartless Giant," The Storyteller (also known as Jim Henson's "The Storyteller"), 1988.

Graham, "Union," Casualty, BBC1, 1989.

General John J. Pershing, "Young Indiana Jones and the Curse of the Jackal," The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, ABC, 1992.

Michael Aaronson, "Know Thine Enemy," Bodyguards, 1997.

McKormac, "Hell and High Water," Bugs, BBC, 1998.

Bill Petit, "One Man's Meat," Doctors, BBC, 2004.

Jimmy Barsi, The Vice, BBC America, 2004.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared as Mr. Rooney, All that Fall, as Sleen, Early House of a Reviled Man, as Jams, Have I None, and in Seeing Red Part I, Red Room Theatre, all London productions; appeared as Hickey, The Iceman Cometh, Lyric Theatre, Southwark Playhouse, Belfast, Northern Ireland; in Lancelot and Guinevere and The Merchant of Venice, both Old Vic Theatre, London; title role, Macbeth, Open Space Theatre, London; also appeared in Waiting for Godot, Godot Company, London.

Radio Appearances:

Bane, Batman: Knightfall, BBC (England), 1994.

Performed as Lee Scoresby in His Dark Materials, BBC (England).



Voice of Dr. Ichihara for English version, Angel Cop (anime), Manga Entertainment, 1989.

Voice of Kiichi Goto for English version, Kido keisatsu patoreba: The Movie (anime; also known as Mobile Police Patlabor, PatLabor: The Mobile Police, Patlabor: The Movie, Patlabor 1, Patlabor 1: The Movie, and Patlabor-La pelicula), Teletoon, 1990.

Voice of Takeuchi, Dark Myth (anime; also known as Ankokou shinwa), Manga Entertainment, 1990.

Voice, Gall Force: Shin seiki hen (anime; also known as Gall Force: New Era and New Gall Force), Artmic, 1991.

Voice of Kiichi Goto for English version, Kido keisatsu patoreba: The Movie 2 (anime; also known as Patlabor 2), dubbed version, Teletoon, 1993.

Voice of reporter for English version, Rojin Z (anime; also known as Oldman Z and Roujin Z), dubbed version, Kit Parker Films, 1996.

Voice for English version, Saiyuki (anime; also known as Monkey and Monkey Magic; originally broadcast in Japanese as a television series), Siren Visual Entertainment, 2000.

Voice of Simpson for English version, Kaze no na wa amunejia (anime; also known as A Wind Named Amnesia, The Wind of Amnesia, and Il vento dell'Amnesia), Image Entertainment/U.S. Manga, 2003.

Voice, Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon (video game), THQ Interactive, 2003.

Voice of corporate spokesperson, Bounty Dog (anime), Manga Entertainment, 2003.

Voice of Dr. Benn Robinson for Ekkusu bonba (puppet show; also known as Bomber X, Star Fleet, Super Space Machine X Bomber, and Cho uchu mashin ekkusu bonba; originally broadcast as a television series), Cosmo Productions/Dynamic Productions/Jin Productions.

Audiobooks; Reader:

Shane, by Jack Warner Schaefer, DH Audio, 1985.

Lightning, by Dean R. Koontz, Simon & Schuster, 1988.

Edge, by Dick Francis, DH Audio, 1989.

The Beautiful and the Damned, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Chivers Audiobooks, 1994.

Great Speeches in History, Naxos Audiobooks, 1996.

The House of the Seven Gables, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Naxos Audiobooks, 1996.

The Martian Chronicles, by Ray Bradbury, Chivers Audiobooks, 1997.

Fugitive Pieces, by Anne Michaels, Sterling Audio Books, 1998.

King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero, by David Remnick, Royal National Institute for the Blind, 1998.

Tarzan of the Apes, by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Royal National Institute for the Blind, 1999.

Earth Abides, by George R. Stewart, Royal National Institute for the Blind, 1999.

Port Pie Hat, by Peter Straub, Isis, 2000.

Snow Falling on Cedars, by David Guterson, Chivers Audiobooks, 2001.

The Julian Stories, by Ann Cameron, Chivers Audiobooks, 2002.

The Master, by Colm Toibin, Royal National Institute for the Blind, 2004.

Vodka, by Boris Starling, Royal National Institute for the Blind, 2004.

Star of the Sea, by Joseph O'Connor, Chivers Audiobooks, 2005.

Also reader for Agent in Place, by Helen MacInnes and The Christmas Train, by David Baldacci, both Chivers Audiobooks; Call of the Wild, by Jack London, BBC; The Cider House Rules, by John Irving, Isis; East of the Mountains, by David Guterson, The Eleventh Commandment, by Jeffrey Archer, and The Ghost of Uncle Arvie, by Sharon Creech, all Chivers Audiobooks; The Hammer of Eden, by Ken Follett, Isis; Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, Listen for Pleasure; The Last of the Mohicans, by James Fenimore Cooper, Orbis Talking Classics; A Painted House, by John Grisham, The Phantom of Manhattan, by Frederick Forsyth, and Rosemary's Baby, by Ira Levin, all Chivers Audiobooks; Science Fiction Stories, by Isaac Asimov, Hamlyn; The Smoke Jumper, by Nicholas Evans, Tender Is the Night, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, and This Side of Paradise, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, all Chivers Audiobooks; audio books in the "Travellerstales" series from Library of Unabridged Books on Tape include The Cardinal of the Kremlin, by Tom Clancy; A Man in Full, by Tom Wolfe; Red Dragon, by Thomas Harris; Red Storm Rising, by Tom Clancy; and Tropic of Cancer, by Henry Miller.

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