Arnold Ridley

Arnold Ridley

  • Born on
    • January 7th, 1896
  • Died on
    • March 12th, 1984
William Arnold Ridley, OBE was an English playwright and actor, earlier in his career known for writing the play The Ghost Train and later in life for portraying the elderly Private Godfrey in the British sitcom Dad's Army (1968–1977).


Acting (5 Credits)

1973Carry on Girls as Alderman Pratt
1971Dad's Army as Pte. Charles Godfrey
1968Dad's Army as Private Charles Godfrey
1966A Man for All Seasons as Innkeeper (uncredited)
1952Stolen Face as Dr. Russell

Writer (1 Credits)



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