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Born: December 11, 1920 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: actor

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A veteran character player, Anthony Baird received his training at RADA and honed his craft in repertory theater and on the London stage. He has made appearances in several films notably the Basil Dearden-directed segment of "Dead of Night" (1945) and had small roles in "The Blue Lagoon" (1949), "Clue of the Twisted Castle" (1960), "The Ipcress File" (1965) and "Cheetah" (1989).

A veteran character player, Anthony Baird received his training at RADA and honed his craft in repertory theater and on the London stage. He has made appearances in several films notably the Basil Dearden-directed segment of "Dead of Night" (1945) and had small roles in "The Blue Lagoon" (1949), "Clue of the Twisted Castle" (1960), "The Ipcress File" (1965) and "Cheetah" (1989).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Cheetah (1989) Nigel
2.
 Clue of the Twisted Candle (1968) Sergeant Butterfield
3.
 Offbeat (1966) Constable
4.
 The Ipcress File (1965) Raid sergeant
5.
 Carry On Spying (1964)
6.
 Devil Doll (1964) Soldier
7.
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Served in British Army during WWII
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Spent several seasons working in repertory, including the Old Vic
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Spent four years in "Reluctant Heroes" in London's West End
1945:
Early film appearances in "I Know Where I'm Going" and "Dead of Night"
1966:
Last features for over twenty years "The Christmas Tree" and "The Fighting Prince of Donegal"
1980:
Moved to Africa
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Appeared in British TV productions filmed in Africa including "The Flame Trees of Thika"
1989:
Last feature to date "Cheetah"
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Education

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art: - 1937

Notes

Baird is a member of the Donovan Maule Theater in Nairobi, Kenya

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