Anthony Stewart Head

Anthony Stewart Head

Anthony Stewart Head (born February 20, 1954), usually credited as Anthony Head, is an English actor and musician. He rose to fame in the UK, following his role in television advertisements for, "Nescafe Gold Blend" (Taster's Choice in the U.S.), and is known for his roles as Rupert Giles in, "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," and as Uther Pendragon, in "Merlin."

About Anthony Stewart Head

Anthony Stewart Head (born 20 February 1954), usually credited as Anthony Head, is an English actor and musician. He rose to fame in the UK following his role in television advertisements for Nescafe Gold Blend (Taster's Choice in the U.S.), and is known for his roles as Rupert Giles in Buffy the Vampire Slayer and as Uther Pendragon in Merlin. Head was born in Camden Town, London. His father was Seafield Laurence Stewart Murray Head (1919-2009), a documentary filmmaker and a founder of Verity Films, and his mother was actress Helen Shingler. They had married in 1944 in Watford. His older brother is actor and singer Murray Head.

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