Henry Goodman

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Henry Goodman
Born (1950-04-23) 23 April 1950 (age 64)[1]
Whitechapel, London[2]
Occupation Actor

Henry Goodman (born 23 April 1950) is a RADA trained English theatre actor.[3]

In 2010 he played the role of Sir Humphrey Appleby in the stage version of Yes, Prime Minister[4] at the Chichester Festival[5] Gielgud Theatre, in London's West End from 17 September 2010.[6] He portrayed a HYDRA Doctor in the 2014 film Captain America: The Winter Soldier, though his name is uncredited in the end credits and appeared on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. in 2015 as "List".[7]

His Awards include Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical playing Charles Guiteau in Assassins at the Donmar Warehouse directed by Sam Mendes in 1993), Olivier Award for Best Actor for Shylock in The Merchant of Venice at the National Theatre directed by Trevor Nunn in 2000. He has also been nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical (Chicago), London Critics Circle Theatre Award for Best Actor (The Merchant of Venice), Theatre Awards UK for Best Performance in a Play (The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui)


One of six children, Goodman is Jewish.[8]


  1. ^ BFI biodata
  2. ^ "Henry damned happy to take role of man who fired legend Brian Clough" Jewish Telegraph. Retrieved 5 May 2010.
  3. ^ Interview with Henry Goodman on SomethingJewish
  4. ^ "Stage plan for Yes Prime Minister". BBC News. 18 February 2010. 
  5. ^ CFT.Org.UK
  6. ^ "Chicester Minister Bound for Gielgud, 17 September". Whats On Stage website. 2010-06-11. Retrieved 2010-06-12. 
  7. ^ " IMDB. Retrieved 23 December 2014.
  8. ^ Tim Masters (25 September 2013). "Henry Goodman on Brecht's Hitler satire Arturo Ui". BBC News. Retrieved 25 September 2013. 

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