Anthony Meyer (actor)

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Anthony Meyer
Born (1947-03-25) 25 March 1947 (age 67)
Watford, Hertfordshire, England

Anthony "Tony" Meyer (born 25 March 1947) is a retired English actor of the 1970s and 1980s. He is the twin of David Meyer who has often appeared alongside him in film.

The Meyer twins are best known for appearing as henchmen in the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy. They are circus performers with a talent for knife throwing. In the film the twins were known as Mischka and Grischka. Anthony played Grischka (credited as Twin Two).

His career was at its peak in the 1980s.

Filmography[edit]

  • Snakes and Ladders (1989) TV Series, Donald – unknown episodes
  • State of Wonder (1984), Jesus
  • Octopussy (1983), Grischka – as Anthony Meyer
  • The Draughtsman's Contract (1982), The Poulencs
  • Venom (1981), Martin
  • The Third Walker (1978), Étienne Blanchard
  • Secret Army (1977), Luftwaffe Policeman – one episode
  • The Duchess of Duke Street (1976), Mr. Ellis – one episode
  • Hamlet (1976), Hamlet/Laertes – as Anthony Meyer
  • Play for Today, McCallister (1972) – one episode

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