Frederick Worlock

Frederick Worlock

  • Born on
    • December 14th, 1886
  • Died on
    • August 1st, 1973
Frederick Worlock was a British-American actor. He is known for his work in various films during the 1940s and 1950s, and as the voice of Horace in One Hundred and One Dalmatians. On stage, he made his début in 1906 in Henry V in Bristol and acted in four productions in London before moving to the United States in the 1920s, where he appeared in Broadway productions between 1923 and 1954. From 1938 to 1966, Worlock appeared as a supporting actor in films including Man Hunt, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, How Green Was My Valley, The Imperfect Lady, Singapore, The Lone Wolf in London, Love from a Stranger, Ruthless, Joan of Arc, Spartacus, One Hundred and One Dalmatians (voice-over), and Spinout. He appeared in a number of the Sherlock Holmes films starring Basil Rathbone in the 1940s. The diginfied-looking British actor often portrayed "professorial roles, some benign, some villainous". Worlock died from cerebral ischemia in 1973, at the age of 86.

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Acting (31 Credits)

1966Spinout as Blodgett
1961One Hundred and One Dalmatians as Horace / Inspector Craven (voice)
1960Spartacus as Laelius
1948Ruthless as J. Norton Sims
1948Joan of Arc as Duke of Bedford, England's Regent
1948Johnny Belinda as Prosecutor (uncredited)
1947The Macomber Affair as Clerk
1947Singapore as Cadum
1946Dressed to Kill as Colonel Cavanaugh
1946Terror by Night as Prof. William Kilbane
1946She-Wolf of London as Park Patrol Constable-in-Charge Ernie Hobbs
1945The Woman in Green as Dr. Onslow
1945Pursuit to Algiers as Prime Minister
1945Hangover Square as Supt. Clay (uncredited)
1945Captain Kidd as Landers - Newgate Prison Governor (uncredited)
1943Sherlock Holmes Faces Death as Geoffrey Musgrave
1943Air Raid Wardens as Otto
1943Jane Eyre as Sam--Waiter at Inn
1943Madame Curie as Businessman (uncredited)
1942The Black Swan
1941Man Hunt as Lord Gerald Risborough
1941Rage in Heaven as Solicitor-General
1941Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as Dr. Heath
1941A Yank in the R.A.F. as Canadian Major
1941How Green Was My Valley as Dr. Richards
1940Strange Cargo as Grideau, the Prison Head
1940Murder Over New York as Hugh Drake
1940Northwest Passage as Sir William Johnson
1940The Sea Hawk as Darnell
1939Lady of the Tropics as Colonel Demassey
1939Miracles for Sale as Dr. Cesar Sabbatt


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