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The Prisoner Cast List

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The Prisoner cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Prisoner main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The Prisoner stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Prisoner focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Prisoner that are on here as well.

Examples of items on this list include Ian McKellen and Jim Caviezel

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from The Prisoner?" or "Who starred on The Prisoner?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

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Alexis Kanner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Alexis Kanner (2 May 1942 – 13 December 2003) was an English actor, most notable for appearing in the ground-breaking TV series The Prisoner.
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Angelo Muscat is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
The Prisoner
Angelo Muscat (24 September 1930 – 10 October 1977) was a Maltese English film and television character actor. He is primarily recalled for his role as the mute butler in the 1967 TV series The ...more
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Hayley Atwell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Agent Carter, The Pillars of the Earth, The Prisoner
Hayley Elizabeth Atwell (born 5 April 1982) is a British-American actress. She is known for her work in stage productions, such as A View from the Bridge, and onscreen, for period pieces, such ...more
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Ian McKellen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Coronation Street, Vicious, The Prisoner
Sir Ian Murray McKellen (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor. His career spans genres ranging from Shakespearean and modern theatre to popular fantasy and science fiction. He is the recipient ...more
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Christopher Benjamin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Anything More Would Be Greedy, The Strauss Family, Dick Turpin
Christopher Benjamin (born 27 December 1934) is an English actor, well known for portraying Henry Gordon Jago in Doctor Who. He also provided the voice of Rowf in the animated film The Plague ...more
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Jim Caviezel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Person of Interest, The Prisoner, Children of the Dust
James Patrick Caviezel (; born September 26, 1968) is an American actor. Caviezel is known for his portrayal of Jesus Christ in the film The Passion of the Christ (2004) and for his starring ...more
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Lennie James is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Jericho, Hung, The Prisoner
Lennie James (born 11 October 1965) is an English actor, screenwriter, and playwright. He is best known for playing Tony Gates in Line of Duty, Morgan Jones in The Walking Dead and Fear the ...more
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Patrick McGoohan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Columbo, The Prisoner, Danger Man
Patrick Joseph McGoohan (19 March 1928 – 13 January 2009) was an Irish-American actor, screenwriter and director. He began his career in the United Kingdom in the 1950s, relocating to the United ...more
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Colin Gordon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Oh, Brother!, The Complete and Utter History of Britain
Colin Gordon (27 April 1911 – 4 October 1972) was a British actor born in Ceylon.
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Peter Swanwick is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
The Prisoner
Walter Peter Swanwick (29 September 1922 – 14 November 1968) was a British actor best remembered as the "Supervisor" (sometimes called the Controller) in the 1967 TV series, The ...more
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Denis Shaw is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Bright's Boffins
Denis Shaw (7 April 1921 – 28 February 1971) was a British character actor specialising in slimy villains. Born in Dulwich, he was a rotund man, with dark, wavy hair and slanty eyes. This ...more
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Rachael Blake is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
The Prisoner, Wildside, Suburban Shootout
Rachael Morelle Blake (born 26 May 1971) is an Australian actress.
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Ruth Wilson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Luther, The Affair, The Prisoner
Ruth Wilson (born 13 January 1982) is an English actress. She is known for her performances in Suburban Shootout (2005), Jane Eyre (2006), as Alice Morgan in the BBC TV psychological crime drama ...more
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Vincent Regan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Vincent Regan The Prisoner, Empire, The Nativity
Vincent Regan (born 16 May 1965) is a Welsh film and television actor, best known for his roles in 300, Troy, Unleashed, Clash of the Titans and Lockout.
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Will Kemp is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
The Prisoner, Ny-Lon (US)
William Kemp (born 29 June 1977) is an English actor and dancer.
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Jamie Campbell Bower is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Camelot, The Prisoner
James Metcalfe Campbell Bower (born 22 November 1988) is an English actor, singer, and model. He is best known for his roles as Anthony Hope in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ...more
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George Markstein is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
The Prisoner
George Markstein (29 August 1926 – 15 January 1987) was a British journalist and subsequent writer of thrillers and teleplays. He was the script editor of the British series The Prisoner for the ...more
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Kenneth Griffith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Shaka Zulu
Kenneth Griffith (born Kenneth Reginald Griffiths, 12 October 1921 – 25 June 2006) was a Welsh actor and documentary filmmaker.
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Langley Kirkwood is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Outcasts, Charlie Jade
Langley Kirkwood, is an English actor and athlete. Recognized for his roles in films such as Invictus, and most recently Dredd, Langley also shows great dedication to sports and fitness, having ...more
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Leo McKern is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Rumpole of the Bailey, Reilly, Ace of Spies
Reginald McKern, AO (16 March 1920 – 23 July 2002), known professionally as Leo McKern, was an Australian actor who appeared in numerous British, Australian and American television programmes ...more
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Patrick Cargill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Prisoner Cast List
Father, Dear Father, Father
Patrick Cargill (3 June 1918 – 23 May 1996) was an English actor remembered for his lead role in the British television sitcom Father, Dear Father.