David Niven

David Niven

  • Born on
    • February 28th, 1910
  • Died on
    • July 29th, 1983
James David Graham Niven (1 March 1910 – 29 July 1983), known as David Niven, was a British actor and novelist, best known for his roles as Phileas Fogg in Around the World in 80 Days and Sir Charles Lytton, a.k.a. "the Phantom", in The Pink Panther. He was awarded the 1958 Academy Award for Best Actor in Separate Tables.

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Acting (58 Credits)

1983Curse of the Pink Panther as Sir Charles Litton
1982Trail of the Pink Panther as Sir Charles Litton
1980The Sea Wolves as Col. W.H. Grice
1980Rough Cut as Chief Insp. Cyril WillisWatch Free
1979Escape to Athena as Professor BlakeWatch Free
1978Death on the Nile as Colonel Race
1977Candleshoe as Priory
1976Murder by Death as Dick Charleston
1976No Deposit, No Return as J.W. Osborne
1975Paper Tiger as 'Major' Walter Bradbury
1974Old Dracula as Count Dracula
1969The Extraordinary Seaman as Lt. Commander John Finchhaven, R.N.
1969The Brain as Col. Carol Matthews, aka "Le Cerveau"
1968The Impossible Years as Jonathan Kingsley
1967Casino Royale as James Bond
1966Where the Spies Are as Dr. Jason Love
1966Eye of the Devil as Philippe de Montfaucon
1965Lady L as Dicky, Lord Lendale
1964Bedtime Story as Lawrence Jameson
1963The Pink Panther as Sir Charles Lytton
196355 Days at Peking as Sir Arthur Robertson
1962The Road to Hong Kong as Lama who remembers Lady Chatterly's Lover (uncredited)
1961The Best of Enemies as Maj. Richardson
1961The Guns of Navarone as Cpl. James Arthur Miller
1960Please Don't Eat the Daisies as Larry Mackay
1959Ask Any Girl as Miles Doughton
1958Bonjour Tristesse as Raymond
1958Separate Tables as David Angus Pollock
1957My Man Godfrey as Godfrey Smith
1957The Little Hut as Henry Brittingham-Brett
1956Around the World in 80 Days as Phileas Fogg
1955The King's Thief as James
1954Court Martial as Major Charles Carrington
1953The Moon Is Blue as David Slater
1952Four Star Playhouse as AndyWatch Free
1951Happy Go Lovely as B.G. Bruno
1950The Toast of New Orleans as Jacques Riboudeaux
1949The Fighting Pimpernel as Percy "Scarlet Pimpernel" Blakeney
1948Enchantment as Roland "Rollo" Dane
1947The Other Love as Doctor Anthony Stanton
1947The Bishop's Wife as Bishop Henry Brougham
1946Stairway to Heaven as Peter Carter
1944The Way Ahead as Lieutenant Jim Perry
1942Spitfire as Geoffrey Crisp
1939Raffles as A.J. Raffles
1939Bachelor Mother as David Merlin
1939Eternally Yours as Tony "The Great Arturo"
1939The Real Glory as Lt. Terence McCool
1939Wuthering Heights as Edgar Linton
1938The Dawn Patrol as Lieutenant Scott
1938Bluebeard's Eighth Wife as Albert De Regnier
1938Four Men and a Prayer as Christopher Leigh
1937The Prisoner of Zenda as Captain Fritz von Tarlenheim
1936Dodsworth as Captain Clyde Lockert
1936The Charge of the Light Brigade as Captain Randall
1936Rose-Marie as Teddy (as David Nivens)
1935Barbary Coast as Cockney Sailor Thrown Out of Saloon (uncredited)
1935Mutiny on the Bounty as Able Bodied Seaman (uncredited)


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