Peter Firth



Place of birth:

Bradford, Yorkshire, England, UK:


​Peter Firth is a British film and television actor best known for the films Tess, Equus and The Hunt for Red October, and for playing spymaster Harry Pearce in the BBC TV series Spooks and its movie spin-off Spooks: The Greater Good.

Film Credits

Happily Ever After (2016)
as Walt
Risen (2016)
as Pontius Pilate
MI-5 (2015)
Spooks: The Greater Good (2015)
as Harry Pearce
The Greatest Game Ever Played (2005)
as Lord Northcliffe
Hawking (2004)
as Sir Fred Hoyle
Me and Mrs. Jones (2003)
as Benedict
Pearl Harbor (2001)
as Mervyn Bennion
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Masks of Evil (1999)
as Stefan
Chill Factor (1999)
as Col. Andrew Brynner
Mighty Joe Young (1998)
as Garth
Amistad (1997)
as Captain Fitzgerald
The Garden of Redemption (1997)
as Nazi Commandant
Marco Polo: Haperek Ha'aharon (1997)
as Rusticello
Merisairas (1996)
as 1st Officer Roald Jensen
An Awfully Big Adventure (1995)
as Bunny
White Angel (1994)
as Leslie Steckler
Shadowlands (1993)
as Dr. Craig
El marido perfecto (1993)
as Franz
The Laughter Of God (1991)
Prisoner of Honor (1991)
as Maj. Henry
The Rescuers Down Under (1990)
as Red (voice)
Burndown (1990)
as Jake Stern
The Incident (1990)
as Geiger
The Hunt for Red October (1990)
as Ivan Putin
Trouble in Paradise (1989)
as Adriaan
Prisoner of Rio (1988)
as Clive Ingram
Northanger Abbey (1987)
as Henry Tilney
Born of Fire (1987)
as Paul Bergson
A State of Emergency (1986)
Letter to Brezhnev (1985)
as Peter
Lifeforce (1985)
as Col. Colin Caine
The Aerodrome (1983)
as Roy
Another Flip for Dominick (1982)
as Dominick Hide
The Flipside of Dominick Hide (1980)
as Dominick Hide
Tess (1979)
as Angel Clare
When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? (1979)
as Stephen Ryder
Equus (1977)
as Alan Strang
Joseph Andrews (1977)
as Joseph Andrews
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1976)
as Dorian Gray
Aces High (1976)
as Lt. Stephen Croft
King Arthur, the Young Warlord (1975)
as Corin
Diamonds on Wheels (1973)
as Robert 'Bobby' Stewart
Daniele e Maria (1973)
as Daniele
Fratello sole, sorella luna (1972)
The Lady of the Camellias ()