Lester Matthews

Lester Matthews

  • Born on
    • June 6th, 1900
  • Died on
    • June 6th, 1975
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Lester Matthews (June 6, 1900 - June 5, 1975) was an English actor born in Nottingham, England, UK. In his career, he made more than 180 appearances in film and on television. He was on occasion erroneously credited as Lester Mathews and especially in later years was sometimes known as Les Matthews. He died on the 6 June 1975 in Los Angeles, California. He was cremated. His ashes were scattered into the Pacific Ocean. He appeared on television many times including an episode of The Alfred Hitchcock Hour entitled "Completely Foolproof" (original air date: March 29, 1965). Description above from the Wikipedia Lester Matthews, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (39 Credits)

1966Assault on a Queen as Doctor
1964Mary Poppins as Mr. Tomes (uncredited)
1961By Love Possessed as Club Patron (uncredited)
1955Ten Wanted Men as Adam Stewart
1955The Far Horizons as Mr. Hancock
1955Moonfleet as Major Hennishaw
1954King Richard and the Crusaders as Archbishop of Tyre / Narrator
1953Bad for Each Other as Dr. Homer Gleeson
1953Man in the Attic as Chief Insp. Melville
1953Trouble Along the Way as Cardinal William Patrick O'Shea
1953Niagara as Doctor (uncredited)
1953Young Bess as Sir William Paget
1952Against All Flags as Sir Cloudsley
1950Montana as George Forsythe
1947Monsieur Verdoux as Prosecutor (uncredited)
1945Two O'Clock Courage as Mark Evans
1945Objective, Burma! as British Maj. Fitzpatrick
1944The Invisible Man's Revenge as Sir Jasper Herrick
1944Between Two Worlds as Steamship Dispatcher (uncredited)
1943The Mysterious Doctor as Dr. Frederick Holmes
1942The Pied Piper as Mr. Cavanaugh
1942Across the Pacific as Canadian Major
1942Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake as Prosecutor
1941A Yank in the R.A.F. as Group Captain
1941Man Hunt
1940Gaucho Serenade as Frederick Willoughby
1940Northwest Passage as Sam Livermore
1940British Intelligence as Henry Thompson
1940The Sea Hawk as Guard Officer
1939Susannah of the Mounties as Harlan Chambers
1939The Three Musketeers as Duke of Buckingham
1938Mysterious Mr. Moto as Sir Charles Murchison
1938There's Always a Woman as Walter Fraser
1938The Adventures of Robin Hood as Sir Ivor
1938If I Were King as General Saliere
1937The Prince and the Pauper as St. John
1936Lloyd's of London as Captain Hardy
1935The Raven as Dr. Jerry Holden
1935Werewolf of London as Paul Ames


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