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Also Known As: Died: December 4, 1997
Born: March 7, 1925 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Berkshire, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

Shadow Man (1953) as Director

Cast (feature film)

Loch Ness (1997) as Aged Professor
Dr. Jonathan Dempsey's formerly brilliant career as a zoologist is fading into distant memory. Years of gambling his reputation on 'mythical' animals has all but destroyed his credibility. Now his scheming boss has blackmailed him into taking over the late Dr. Abernathy's Loch Ness project--disprovi
Month in the Country, A (1987) as Colonel Hebron
Lady Jane (1986) as Marquis Of Winchester
After the death in 1553 of Edward VI, a faction pushes into power his second cousin Lady Jane Grey.
Traviata, La (1983) as Voice
Gandhi (1982) as Sir Edward Gait
The legendary Indian leader uses peaceful means to free his homeland from British rule.
Witness For The Prosecution (1982) as Brogan-Moore
With its high-powered cast, this remake of Billy Wilder's 1957 screen classic offers Ralph Richardson in his final TV role, as the shrewd but ill-tempered defense counsel, and Deborah Kerr in her first, as the garrulous nurse with the thankless task of seeing to his well-being. The ubiquitous John G
Evil Under The Sun (1982) as Flewitt
A detective trying to solve a case finds himself on an exclusive island frequented by the rich and famous.
The Human Factor (1980) as Sir John Hargreaves
A diplomat is suspected of being a double agent.
Sammy's Super T-Shirt (1978) as Mr Becket
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976) as Dr Hugo Fassbender
After driving his boss to insanity, Inspector Clouseau has to stop him from destroying the world.
Satanic Rites of Dracula, The (1973) as Mathews
When vampires infest London, a property speculator turns out to be Dracula himself. The count plans to annihilate human life through a new strain of bubonic plague. Van Helsing, a professor who has gained his doctorate by studying evil, discovers the plot and along with a group from Scotland Yard attempts to put an end to it.
Song of Norway (1970) as 1st councilman
The Share Out (1966) as John Crewe
The Secret of My Success (1965) as
A young innocent becomes the prey for a series of devious, if unlucky females.
Agent 8 3/4 (1965) as Roddinghead
British Intelligence dupes an unemployed writer into thinking he''''s an industrial spy.
The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1965) as
A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners.
The Tomb of Ligeia (1965) as Dr. Vivian
A man''''s obsession with his dead wife leads to trouble for his new bride.
A Hard Day's Night (1964) as Man on train
A typical day in the life of the Beatles.
Goldfinger (1964) as Smithers
James Bond tries to thwart an attempt to rob Fort Knox.
The Servant (1964) as Lord Mounset
A wily manservant takes over his dissolute master''''s estate.
Reach for Glory (1963) as Dr. Aldrich
A young British boy finds himself drawn to a Jewish refugee during World War II.
Just for Fun (1963) as Prime minister
We Joined the Navy (1962) as Civil Servant
Foxhole in Cairo (1961) as General
Cash on Demand (1961) as Pearson
A charming but ruthless criminal holds the family of a bank manager hostage as part of a cold-blooded plan to steal money.
Village of the Damned (1960) as Sir Edward Hargraves
After a mysterious blackout, the inhabitants of a British village give birth to emotionless, super-powered offspring.
Indiscreet (1958) as Leading man in play
A tycoon pretends to be married while courting a beautiful actress.

Writer (feature film)

Shadow Man (1953) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948) as Producer
Bill Saunders, disturbed ex-soldier, kills a man in a postwar London pub brawl. Fleeing, he hides out in the apartment of lonely nurse Jane Wharton. Later, despite misgivings about his violent nature, Jane becomes involved with Bill, who resolves to reform. She gets him a job driving a medical supplies truck. But racketeer Harry Carter, who witnessed the killing, wants to use Bill's talents for crime.

Cast (special)

Rumpole on Trial (1995) as Lionel Leering
Appearing before Mr. Justice Oliphant, an irritated Rumpole loses his temper, and following a mis-overheard conversation, he finds himself on trial for contempt of court.
Girl of the Golden West From the Metropolitan Opera, The (1992) as Bello
A performance of Giacomo Puccini's opera set in Old California. A bandit and a sheriff compete for the affections of a woman in a mining camp.
Story Short, A (1988) as King
The third presentation of the Emmy-winning family special, "The Storyteller," is adapted from an early Celtic folk tale about a storyteller who ran out of tales and his life depended on just one more.
Lohengrin (1986) as Noble
Wagner's opera of medieval Antwerp, and the mysterious knight of the Holy Grail, Lohengrin. The knight, led by a swan, comes to Antwerp to save the innocent Elsa from the evil grasp of the sorceress Ortrud. Ortrud makes Elsa suspicious of her future husband, who finally crushes the evil forces. But
Waters of the Moon (1986) as Colonel Selby
An adaptation of the popular 1950s British play in which the Lancasters, a glamorous London family, take refuge during a snowstorm in a dreary little hotel in the Devonshire moors during the week between Christmas and New Years. The hotel is inhabitated by regular guests who have descended into a r
Rosenkavalier, Der (1982) as Police Commissary
A live performance from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House of Richard Strauss's comic opera, set in Vienna in the 1740s, and describing the love triangle involving the young nobleman, Octavian, and his loves, the older Marschallin and the young Sophie. The brash Octavian is selected by his be
In the Steps of a Dead Man (1974) as George
The story of a deserter who takes advantage of a deceased GI's grieving family by posing as his best friend.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Return of the Borrowers, The (1996) as Mr Pott
Miniseries continuing the adventures of a family of little people who live under the floorboards of an English country house. In this sequel, Pod and his family are forced to leave the ancestral home and search out a new safe haven where they can continue their small but otherwise normal lives.

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