Peter Cushing

Peter Cushing

Born May 26, 1913
  • Actor
Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE was an English actor known for his many appearances in Hammer Films, in which he played the sinister scientist Baron Frankenstein, Sherlock Holmes and the vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing, among many other roles. He appeared frequently opposite Christopher Lee, and occasional...

Peter Cushing Stats


: Peter Wilton Cushing, Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE


: Actor


: 6 ft (1.829 m)


: England

Date of Birth

: May 26, 1913 - Aug 11, 1994 (81 years old)

Place of Birth

: Kenley

Date of Death

: Aug 11, 1994

Place of Death

: Canterbury

Cause of Death

: Prostate cancer

Peter Cushing Film Roles

  1. A Chump at Oxford
    A Chump at Oxford
  2. Daleks – Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D.
    Dr. Who
  3. Dr. Who and the Daleks
    Dr. Who
  4. Dracula
    Abraham Van Helsing
  5. Dracula A.D.1972
    Abraham Van Helsing
  6. Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell
    Baron Frankenstein
  7. Frankenstein Created Woman
    Baron Victor von Frankenstein
  8. Hamlet
  9. House of the Long Shadows
    Sebastian Grisbane
    House of the Long Shadows
  10. Island of Terror
    Dr. Brian Stanley
    Island of Terror

Peter Cushing Film Appearances

  1. Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror
    Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror
  2. Dalekmania
  3. Coming Soon
  4. Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten

Peter Cushing TV Starring Roles

  1. Sherlock Holmes (1965)
  2. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes

Peter Cushing TV Guest Roles

  1. The Silent Scream
  2. La Grande Breteche
  3. Missing Link
  4. The Vorpal Blade
  5. Return of the Cybernauts
    Return of the Cybernauts
  6. The Eagle's Nest
  7. Episode 107
  8. The Caves of Steel
  9. Peter Cushing

Peter Cushing Books

  1. An autobiography