Ronald Lewis


Biography

Ronald Lewis was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Lewis landed roles in various films, including "The Beachcomber" (1955), the dramatic adaptation "The Prisoner" (1955) with Alec Guinness and the Jack Warner drama "The Square Ring" (1955). He also appeared in the historical drama "Helen of Troy" (...

Biography

Ronald Lewis was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Lewis landed roles in various films, including "The Beachcomber" (1955), the dramatic adaptation "The Prisoner" (1955) with Alec Guinness and the Jack Warner drama "The Square Ring" (1955). He also appeared in the historical drama "Helen of Troy" (1956) with Rossana Podesta, the George Baker drama "Hell in Korea" (1956) and "Storm Over the Nile" (1956) with Laurence Harvey. He continued to act in productions like "Robbery Under Arms" (1957), "The Secret Place" (1957) and the romance "The Wind Cannot Read" (1958) with Dirk Bogarde. He also appeared in "Mr. Sardonicus" (1961), "The Full Treatment" (1961) with Claude Dauphin and the comedy "Bachelor of Hearts" (1962) with Hardy Kruger. During the latter part of his career, he tackled roles in the Terence Stamp dramatic adaptation "Billy Budd" (1962), "Twice Round the Daffodils" (1962) and "The Bridge of Kandahar" (1965). He also appeared in the drama "Friends" (1971) with Sean Bury and "Paul et Michelle" (1974). Most recently, Lewis worked on "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" (HBO, 2014).

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Jigsaw (1962) - Ever Seen A Gold Nugget? We’ve just met Sgt. Wilks (Ronald Lewis), dealing with with a burgled estate agent (Brian Oulton) in Brighton, England, both unaware of the murder from the opening scene, calling into HQ where we meet Insp. Fellows (Jack Warner) and his boss (Geoffrey Russell), in Val Guest’s Jigsaw, 1962.
Jigsaw (1962) - I Don't Get Much Chance To Meet Men Inspector Fellows (Jack Warner) from Brighton, England, up to London following a lead, visits the Greenwich home of Jean Sherman (Yolande Donlan, wife of the writer, director and producer Val Guest), whom he thought to be the unidentified victim of a murder, in Jigsaw, 1962.
Jigsaw (1962) - That Sort Of Woman Writer, producer and director Val Guest shooting on location at Saltdean, near Brighton, England, inspector Fellows (Jack Warner) interviews Mrs. Banks (Joan Newell), overseer of a seaside caravan park, about a nearby murder, with a neatly-worked visual exposition technique, in Jigsaw, 1962.
Mr. Sardonicus - Gorslava Atmospheric and efficient sequence as Sir Robert (Ronald Lewis) arrives in fictional Gorslava, meets a nervous station agent (Charles H. Radilac) and is collected by Krull (Oscar Homolka) in William Castle's Mr. Sardonicus, 1961.
Mr. Sardonicus - Face to Face Sir Robert (Ronald Lewis) is attempting to interrogate his long-lost love Maude (Audrey Dalton) when he meets his host, her husband, Baron Sardonicus (Guy Rolfe), in an early scene from William Castle's Mr. Sardonicus, 1961.
Mr. Sardonicus - Open, My Homicidal Friends Producer and director William Castle's styling introduction and efficient opening credits for Mr. Sardonicus, 1961, starring Ronald Lewis, Audrey Dalton and Guy Rolfe.

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