Edward Hardwicke , sometimes credited as Edward Hardwick, was an English actor, possibly best known for his portrayal of Dr. Watson in the Granada TV series Sherlock Holmes. Hardwicke was born in London, England, the son of actors Sir Cedric Hardwicke and Helena Pickard. He began his film career in Hollywood at the age of 10, in Victor Fleming’s film A Guy Named Joe, with Spencer Tracy. He returned to England, attended Stowe School, and did his military service as a Pilot Officer in the Royal Air Force. He joined the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and trained as an actor. Hardwicke played at...
|Birthdate:||August 7, 1932|
|Date of death:||May 16, 2011|
|Education:||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Stowe School|
|Also known as:||Edward Hardwick, Edward Cedric Hardwicke|