André Morell

André Morell

  • Born on
    • August 20th, 1909
  • Died on
    • November 28th, 1978
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia André Morell (20 August 1909 – 28 November 1978; sometimes credited as Andre Morell) was a British actor. He appeared frequently in theatre, film and on television from the 1930s to the 1970s. His best known screen roles were as Professor Bernard Quatermass in the BBC Television serial Quatermass and the Pit (1958–59), and as Doctor Watson in the Hammer Film Productions version of The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959). He also appeared in the Academy Award-winning films The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) and Ben-Hur (1959), in several of Hammer's well-known horror films throughout the 1960s and in the acclaimed ITV historical drama The Caesars (1968). His obituary in The Times newspaper described him as possessing a "commanding presence with a rich, responsive voice... whether in the classical or modern theatre he was authoritative and dependable." Description above from the Wikipedia article André Morell, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​


Acting (35 Credits)

1978The Lord of the Rings as Elrond (voice)
1978The Great Train Robbery as Judge
1976The Message as Abu-Talib
1976The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella as Brides Father
1975Barry Lyndon as Lord Gustavos Adolphus Wendover
197110 Rillington Place as Judge Lewis
1968Dark of the Sun as Bussier
1968The Vengeance of She as Kassim
1967The Mummy's Shroud as Sir Basil Walden
1966The Plague of the Zombies as Sir James Forbes
1966The Wrong Box as Club Butler
1965She as Haumeid
1964Woman of Straw as Judge
1964The Moon-Spinners as Yacht Captain
1961Cash on Demand as Colonel Gore Hepburn
1961The Shadow of the Cat as Walter Venable
1959The Hound of the Baskervilles as Doctor Watson
1959The Giant Behemoth as Prof. James Bickford
1959Ben-Hur as Sextus
1958The Camp on Blood Island as Col. Lambert
1958Quatermass and the Pit as Professor Bernard Quatermass
1957The Bridge on the River Kwai as Col. Green
1956The Man Who Never Was as Sir Bernard Spilsbury
1955Three Cases of Murder as Dr. Audlin ("Lord Mountdrago" segment)
1955Summertime as Englishman in Train Compartment (uncredited)
1954The Black Knight as Sir Ontzlake
1954His Majesty O'Keefe as Alfred Tetins
1954Nineteen Eighty-Four as O'Brien
1952Stolen Face as David
1950Seven Days to Noon as Superintendent G.W. Folland
1950Madeleine as Defense Attorney
1950Stage Fright as Inspector Byard
1950The Clouded Yellow as Secret Service Chief Chubb (as Andre Morell)
1950So Long at the Fair as Doctor Hart
1950Trio as Dr. Lennox

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