Russell Napier

Russell Napier

  • Born on
    • November 28th, 1910
  • Died on
    • August 19th, 1974
Russell Napier was born in Perth, Western Australia. Originally a lawyer, Napier was active as an actor on the stage as early as 1936; on the screen, from 1947 to 1974, playing both comedic and dramatic roles in both cinema and television. Notably, he starred in a liveBBC television production of H. G. Wells' The Time Machine in 1949; still photographs of this production exist, but no actual footage.

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Acting (11 Credits)

1968Twisted Nerve as Professor Fuller
1968The Blood Beast Terror as Landlord
1968The High Commissioner as Leeds
1964The Winston Affair as Colonel Thompson
1961Francis of Assisi as Brother Elias
1960The Angry Silence as Thompson
1960Hell Is a City as Superintendent
1960Sink the Bismarck! as Air Vice Marshal (uncredited)
1958A Night to Remember as Capt. Stanley Lord
1956A Town Like Alice as Jack Burns
1952Stolen Face as Det. Cutler

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