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Also Known As: Died: January 16, 1981
Born: January 10, 1908 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Detective (1988) as Inspector Valentine
A priest attempts to catch a thief and save his soul.
Moonraker (1979) as M
When a U.S. space shuttle is stolen in a midair abduction, only James Bond (Agent 007) can find the evil genius responsible. The clues point to billionaire Hugo Drax, who has devised a scheme to destroy all human life on earth. As Bond races against time to stop Drax''s evil plot, he joins forces with Dr. Holly Goodhead, a NASA scientist who is as beautiful as she is brilliant. And 007 needs all the help he can get, for Drax''s henchman is none other than Bond''s old nemesis Jaws, the indestructible steel-toothed giant. Their adventure leads them all the way to a colossal, orbiting space station, where the stage is set for an epic battle which will determine the fate of all mankind.
Spy who Loved Me, The (1977) as M
When a massive underwater craft abducts U.S. and Russian submarines, global tensions are heightened to the brink of war. In order to find the true culprit, James Bond (Agent 007) joins forces with beautiful Russian agent Anya Amasova. Together they follow a trail that leads to Karl Stromberg, a powerful shipping magnate who is implementing a horrific scheme for world domination. Bond struggles to foil the plot, but Stromberg has provided him with a most lethal adversary: Jaws, a seemingly indestructible steel-toothed giant. Agent 007''s adventure takes him to the Egyptian pyramids, under the sea and to a mountaintop ski chase.
Beauty and the Beast (1976) as Edward Beaumont
A striking adaptation of the children's classic about the beautiful maiden who agrees to marry a beast and live in his magical castle in order to save her father's life. George C. Scott, who played the role in a boar's head mask, received an Emmy Award nomination as Best Actor, and nominations also
Man with the Golden Gun, The (1974) as M
James Bond (Agent 007) must find the missing "Solex Agitator," a device that will harness the sun''s radiation and give awesome power to whomever possesses it. Also vying for the prize is Francisco Scaramanga, a world-class assassin who brandishes a distinctive golden gun. When 007 discovers he is to be Scaramanga''s next target, he is hurled into a deadly game of cat-and-mouse, continuing the search as he evades the killer on his trail. Bond must also contend with Scaramanga''s exotic lover Andrea Anders, and Nick Nack, whose small size belies his lethal abilities. Even as 007 enlists the aid of sensuous Mary Goodnight, he must overcome ferocious odds to survive an explosive showdown on Scaramanga''s remote island. His adventures draw him into a gripping boat pursuit, a wild automobile chase through Bangkok, and an unthinkable confrontation against an entire martial arts school.
Man Who Died Twice, The (1973) as Francis Cumberland
Originally called "A Spanish Portrait" when filmed in 1970 and then put on the shelf, this movie follows an aimless drifter and painter in Spain who surfaces after seven years, only to find himself plagued by art forgeries and a crooked dealer.
Live and Let Die (1973) as M
When James Bond (Agent 007) investigates the murders of three fellow agents, he soon finds himself a target, evading vicious assassins as he closes in on the powerful Kananga. Known on the streets as "Mr. Big," Kananga is coordinating a globally threatening scheme using tons of self-produced heroin. As Bond tries to unravel the mastermind''s plan, he meets Solitaire, the beautiful Tarot card reader whose magical gifts are crucial to the crime lord. Bond works his own magic on her, and embarks on a series of adventures, involving voodoo, hungry crocodiles and turbo-charged speedboats.
Diamonds Are Forever (1971) as 'M'
James Bond fights diamond smugglers and blackmailers in Las Vegas.
Dulcima (1971) as Mr Gaskain
A farmer who has the reputation of drinking most of his money away, lives on farm which is in a poor state of repair. A pretty young girl, Dulcima, takes pity on him and decides to help him by cleaning the place. She is happy to be earning money, and he is happy because she is there..... Despite being a miserable old bastard, he finds himself falling for Dulcima, and askes her to move in with him, to save her the walk every from her home to his farm every day. She does, and is happy with her work. She however falls for a gamekeeper from the nearby estate, and they start to meet in secret beacuse of the farmers increasing jelousy. One day while he is at the market she discovers a whole load of money hidden in an upsatirs room, and this changes the relationship between the farmer and Dulcima. She becomes more freindly towards the farmer, now knowing of his wealth, and the farmer decides that he wants her for his bride. Dulcima however still sees the gamekeeper, and eventually the farmer finds out.
Raging Moon, The (1970) as Uncle Bob
Bruce Pritchard is paralysed in a soccer game and is confined to a wheelchair in a convalescence home. But this doesn't slow his lust for life. Then he meets Jill and has to think about the effects of disability.
Crossplot (1969)
An ad man tries to help a model who''''s overheard an assassination plot.
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969) as "M"
When his usual intelligence sources fail, James Bond (Agent 007) enlists the aid of crime boss Draco to track down Ernst Stavro Blofeld, head of the evil SPECTRE organization. The trail leads to the mountains of Switzerland, where Bond goes undercover in Blofeld''s hi-tech headquarters. He encounters a bevy of seductive women, but none more beautiful than Draco''s daughter, Tracy, who wins 007 over with her fervent independence, caustic wit and love of adventure. Bond pledges his eternal devotion to her, but there are more immediate concerns: Blofeld is poised to unleash horrific germ warfare weaponry that will endanger every living thing on earth. Bond''s adventures hurl him through artillery-laden ski pursuits, and a dramatic avalanche drive
Clue of the Twisted Candle (1968) as Superintendent Meredith
Operation Kid Brother (1967) as Commander Cunningham
Neil Connery, Daniela Bianchi, Adolfo Celi, Agata Flori, Bernard Lee, Lois Maxwell. A plastic surgeon is recruited to stop a power hungry madman from gaining control of the world. This James Bond spoof not only casts Sean Connery''s younger brother, Neil, as the secret agent but also features Bernard Lee and Lois Maxwell, who play M and Miss Moneypenny in the Bond series, in supporting roles.
You Only Live Twice (1967) as "M"
James Bond investigates a series attacks in space that could lead to nuclear war.
The Share Out (1966) as Detective Superintendent Meredith
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965) as Hopkins
Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. Five separate stories unfold: An architect returns to his ancestoral home to find a werewolf out for revenge; a doctor discovers his new wife is a vampire; a huge plant takes over a house; a musician gets involved with voodoo; an art critic is pursued by a disembodied hand.
Thunderball (1965) as "M"
James Bond hunts for stolen nuclear warheads in the Bahamas.
The Spy Who Came In From the Cold (1965) as Patmore
A British agent infiltrates the enemy by allowing himself to be disgraced at home.
The Brain (1964) as Frank Shears
A millionaire businessman's brain is kept alive after a fatal accident, and communicates clues to a doctor on the trail of the killer.
Saturday Night Out (1964) as George Hudson
From Russia With Love (1964) as "M"
James Bond searches Istanbul for a stolen Russian decoding.
Ring of Treason (1964) as Henry Houghton
The film is based on the actual events of the Portland Spy Ring trial in the U.K. A disgruntled Navy Clerk is transferred to a secret research establishment and is subsequently black-mailed/paid by Czech intelligence to procure secrets for them. He seduces the secretary who controls the most secret documents, and they enjoy the fruits of their treachery until the British authorities begin to close in on them.
Goldfinger (1964) as "M"
James Bond tries to thwart an attempt to rob Fort Knox.
Fury at Smuggler's Bay (1963) as Black John
Place to Go, A (1963)
Amidst the pub sing-songs and bombsites and with slums giving way to high-rise flats, life in Bethnal Green is changing for the Flints. Dad may decide to quit the docks and their daughter wants a new home with her husband and expected baby. Son Ricky is dissatisfied with his lot and equally eager to get away. Involved with a planned robbery of the cigarette factory where he works, his life becomes even more complicated when he gets involved with quirky Catherine.
Dr. No (1963) as "M"
James Bond uncovers a plot to end the U.S. space program.
The L-Shaped Room (1963) as Charlie
A single mother-to-be tries to build a new life in a low-rent London apartment house.
Whistle Down the Wind (1962) as Mr. Bostock
Little Kathy discovers a man wanted for murder hiding in her family's barn. When she askes him who he was, he says Jesus Christ just before he goes unconscious. Kathy and her siblings are convinced that he is Jesus and try to hide him from grown-ups.
Trouble in the Sky (1961) as Capt. George Gort
A seasoned pilot is condemned for an error which causes a crash. The pilot later dies in a crash with similar circumstances and an examiner looks for scientific reasons for the crashes.
The Secret Partner (1961) as Detective Superintendent Hanbury
A shipping tycoon with a record becomes a suspect when money goes missing from the company vault.
Kidnapped (1960) as Capt. Hoseason
In 1751 Scotland, two men escape to the Scottish Highlands dodging the redcoats.
Angry Silence, The (1960) as Bert Connolly
A young factory worker stands alone against a proposed strike.
Man Upstairs, The (1959) as Inspector
A former scientist accidently causes the death of his fiancee's brother.
Web Of Evidence (1959) as Patrick Mathry
Twenty years after being evacuated to America, Paul Mathry returns to Liverpool for a short visit. He is shocked to find that his father, whom he believed had died a war hero, is in fact in jail for a murder committed at the time Paul left. Starting to piece those events together, he comes to suspect his father may be innocent.
Breakout (1959)
During World War II, British POWs plot their escape only to discover a traitor in their midst.
Nowhere to Go (1959) as Victor Sloane (also known as Lee Henderson)
A burglar on the run holes up with an innocent English girl.
Dunkirk (1958) as Charles [Foreman]
True story of the Allied evacuation of occupied France at the start of World War II.
The Key (1958) as Wadlow
The key to a woman's apartment may hold bad luck for her lovers.
High Flight (1958) as Flight Sergeant Harris
A flight trainer tries to deal with a headstrong cadet.
Pursuit of the Graf Spee (1957) as Capt Patrick Dove,
The British navy fights to trap a deadly German battleship during World War II.
Across The Bridge (1957) as Inspector Hadden
In Mexico, a financier on the run poses as a man he just murdered, only to find out that the man was also a murderer.
Fire Down Below (1957) as Dr. Sam
Partners in a tramp steamer both fall for a mysterious lady passenger.
The Ship That Died Of Shame (1956) as Customs Officer
World War II veterans buy the ship they once served on and turn it into a smuggling boat.
The Spanish Gardener (1956) as Leighton Bailey
The British consul in Spain resents his son's friendship with a gardener.
The Purple Plain (1955) as Dr. Harris
A blinded Canadian flier has to find his way through World War II Burma.
Beat the Devil (1954) as C.I.D. Inspector Jack Clayton
A group of con artists stake their claim on a bogus uranium mine.
Crest of the Wave (1954) as Lofty Turner
British and American sailors conduct demolitions experiments off the Scottish coast.
The Yellow Balloon (1953) as Constable Chapman
One of two young boys accidentally falls to his death when playing in a bombed-out London neighborhood. Frankie, the survivor feels guilty about his friend's death. Len, a petty thief who has just killed a pub owner during a botched robbery, learns of the accident. He poses as Frankie's friend and blackmails the boy into stealing from his parents to finance Len's escape. When Len decides that Frankie may know enough to connect him with the murder, he decides to silence the boy in a tense "hide and seek" chase through the ruins.
Sailor of the King (1953) as Wheatley
A British naval officer has a brief affair with a woman in England and never knows that she bears him a son. 20 years later the boy is on a ship under his command when he is tracking a German Raider. When the boy is captured after his ship is sunk, he finds a way to slow the German's progress while a lethal hunt for him goes on.
Calling Bulldog Drummond (1951) as Colonel Webson
The British sleuth comes out of retirement to help catch a band of thieves armed with military weapons.
Cage Of Gold (1950) as Inspector Grey
A young bride believes her husband has been killed. After a suitable period of mourning, she re-marries. But then her "dead" husband comes back and tries to extort money from her.
The Third Man (1949) as Sergeant Paine
A man's investigation of a friend's death uncovers corruption in post-World War II Vienna.
Quartet (1949) as Prison visitor [Ned Preston]
W. Somerset Maugham introduces four of his most famous short stories.
The Fallen Idol (1948)
A neglected child thinks the servant he idolizes has committed murder.
Rhodes (1936) as Cartwright
A British explorer opens up Africa for European exploitation.

Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)

King (1978)
A drama about the career of Martin Luther King Jr. from his days as a Baptist minister in Atlanta in the early '50s until his assassination in 1968. Aside from Billy Goldenberg's Emmy Award-winning score, there were nominations for Paul Winfield and Cicely Tyson as Best Actor and Actress for their p

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Tycoon: The Story of a Woman (1983) as Eddie Prince

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