Brian Blessed grew up in Goldthorpe, Yorkshire, and trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. His television appearances include ZCars, Boy Dominic, I, Claudius, Cold Comfort Farm, The Little World of Don Camillo, Blackadder, My Family and Other Animals, The History of Tom Jones and Peppa Pig. His films include The Trojan Women, Flash Gordon, Henry V, Much Ado About Nothing, Hamlet, As You Like It, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves and Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. "
"Brian is also an explorer and mountaineer. He became the oldest man to reach the North Magnetic Pole on foot in 1999 and to reach 28,000 feet of Everest without oxygen. He lives in Surrey with his wife, Hildegard Neil. Absolute Pandemonium is his fifth book. "
"Photographer credit: Paul Marc Mitchell
We were delighted to see that Brian Blessed, Anna Kessel and Jayne Senior were amongst those recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2016.
Vaccinations help save pets’ lives. Join @PDSA_HQ today to #SpreadTheWord https://t.co/NL67IIDiob https://t.co/hM9vXob3oR
by @brianblessed - yesterday
Great work ! Amazing Volunteers! https://t.co/GQLRFCl5ho
by @brianblessed - 16 days ago
@Deanoandrews @WPCancerCharity Well done Dean Andrews!
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As an obvious expert, I’m judging @lovemeadowhall's Beard of the Year comp’ for #FathersDay. Go on, nominate or send a pic over to them.
by @brianblessed - 25 days ago
BrianSatNav - yesterday
@PDSA – For Pets In Need of Vets, has launched a new campaign raising awareness of the importance #vaccinations. Vaccinations help save pets’ lives. But millions of unvaccinated pets are at risk of catching deadly diseases. Help change the story and join me to #SpreadTheWord not the disease http://bit.ly/2rwnbof
BrianSatNav - 2 months ago
I’m thrilled to bits to be starring as Odin in the new short film Eric and the Barbarian! However, the project needs your help to get funded. Please have a look at this Kickstarter link from a wonderful bunch of filmmakers and donate what you can. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2127487442/eric-and-the-barbarian-fantasy-comedy-short-film
BrianSatNav - 5 months ago
I know money is tight these days but please help this exciting young Director with his Kickstarter project if you can. Great stuff!
Beautiful bears kept in tiny cages for nrly 20 yrs :( Sign @MoveTheWorldUK petition http://bit.ly/2hYC6lw & help save the #FantaneleBears
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