More Anthony Stewart Head Bios & Profiles
Biography #2Anthony Stewart Head has enjoyed a successful acting career in his native England for many years, but it was a popular series of coffee commercials that brought him his greatest recognition in the United States. Head starred as the intriguing romantic lead in a dozen Taster's Choice commercials, each tracing the budding romance between two neighbors who share a love for the same coffee.
Head was a regular cast member on the sci-fi television series VR.5. He also guest-starred on the series Highlander and the critically acclaimed police drama NYPD Blue. Additional credits include the Showtime movie Royce with Jim Belushi; and the feature films A Prayer for the Dying, Devil's Hill and Lady Chatterley's Lover.
He has performed in several BBC Productions, including Secret Army, Accident, Bergerac, The Grudge Fight, Howard's Way and Pulaski. Head also starred in the British television productions Enemy at the Door and Love in a Cold Climate.
Head was born in Camdentown, England, and grew up in Hampton. He attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, and got his first show business break playing Jesus in Godspell. He went on to star in a number of West End theater productions, including The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Julius Caesar, The Heiress, Chess, Peter Shaffer's Yonadab at the Royal National Theater, and Rope.
He is currently working on the adult animated feature film in development Dark Secrets, which he co-wrote.
Head divides his time between homes in Los Angeles and England.