John Rolfe, Actor: Doctor Who. John Rolfe is an actor and producer, known for Doctor Who (1963), The Expert (1968) and Masterpiece Theatre: Lord Mountbatten - The Last Viceroy (1986).
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John Richard Rolfe (1935 – 12 August 2020) was a British actor. He was named after the colonist who married Pocahontas in Jamestown, Virginia. His stage work includes appearances at the Bristol Old Vic and with the RSC.
Rolfe was born in Heacham, Norfolk, England, as the son of John Rolfe and Dorothea Mason, and was baptized on 6 May 1585. At that time, Spain held a virtual monopoly on the lucrative tobacco trade.
Nov 29, 2003 · Among screen villains, one of the most hissable was Guy Rolfe, who has died aged 91. Often sporting a goatee-beard Rolfe, with his aquiline nose, gaunt and saturnine appearance, had something of...
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Dec 12, 2018 · John Rolfe (1585–1622) was one of the early English settlers of North America. He is credited with the first successful cultivation of tobacco as an export crop in the Colony of Virginia and is known as the husband of Pocahontas, daughter of the chief of the Powhatan Confederacy.
John Rolfe The Sea Venture was the flagship of a convoy of 500 new settlers including William Strachey , future Secretary for the colony. In July a massive hurricane scattered the fleet, and the Sea Venture ran aground just off the Bermudas.
However, neither John Rolfe the actor, nor John Rolfe the classical scholar are famous as a subsidiary (ie because of) the John Rolfe who is an English settler. It would not therefore be correct to allocate the English settler John Rolfe primacy over the others.
Pocahontas (1995) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
John Smith, Actor: Blood Legacy. Actor John Smith was born Robert Errol Van Orden in Los Angeles. He began his career singing with The Robert Mitchell Boy Choir, a group which appeared in two Bing Crosby films, Going My Way (1944) and The Bells of St. Mary's (1945). His agent Henry Willson, who also gave Tab Hunter and Rock Hudson their names, changed Van Orden's name to "John ...