Ed Bishop. 08.06.2005

Ed Bishop. died June 8th, 2005, age 72

These are a few screenshots from some of his many film and tv appearances.

1965 The Bedford Incident: Lieutenant Hacker U.S.N. – Communications (as Edward Bishop)

A chilling, claustrophobic  film starring Richard Widmark and Sidney Poitier. Black and white, Cold war drama set on board an American destroyer.

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1968 2001: A Space Odyssey: Aries-1B Lunar Shuttle Captain (as Edward Bishop)

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1969 Doppelgänger: David Poulson (as Edward Bishop)

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With George Sewell!

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1969 Out of the Unknown: Tom Decker in  Beach Head

There is a detailed review of Beach Head, together with some excellent photographs, on the Out of the Unknown site

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1970-1973 UFO: Cmdr. Ed Straker

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1974 Submission aka Pets: Victor Stackman

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1974 Colditz: Lt. Col. Harritty:  * Liberation

The final episode of the series. Not very good quality pictures..

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1977 Madame Claude: Smith

A brilliant portrayal of a silent  assassin

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1978 The Professionals:  Dr. Ernest Harbinger:  * Long Shot

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1978 Brass Target:  Col Stewart

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2005 Hiroshima: Stimson

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.  With Shane Rimmer!

 

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Thank you, Mr Bishop. Your contribution to the world of entertainment was much appreciated by all your fans.

A biography of George Victor Bishop can be found here:

http://ufopedia.edstraker.com/index.php?title=Ed_Bishop

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Ed Straker and Sara Harper. From ‘The Shepherd’ by LtCdr

One thought on “Ed Bishop. 08.06.2005

  1. Someone sorely missed to this day and someone one was very fortunate to know through his Fanderson involvement. Won’t likely see his kind any more. Cheers Eddie.

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