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Meredith Edwards

Gwilym Meredith Edwards was a Welsh character actor and writer. He was born in mining village of Rhosllannerchrugog, near Wrexham, the son of a collier. He was educated at Ruabon Grammar School. He became an actor in 1938, firstly with the Welsh National Theatre Company, then the Liverpool Playhouse.  His film appearances include "A Run for Your Money" (1949), "The Blue Lamp" (1950), "The Magnet" (1950), "The Lavender Hill Mob" (1951), "The Cruel Sea" (1953), "The Great Game" (1953), "The Long Arm" (1956), "Dunkirk" (1958) and "Tiger Bay" (1959). He appeared as the murderous butler in the cult television series "Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)" in 1969, and as Tom in the cult children's science fiction serial "Sky" in 1975. He also played Richard Lloyd in the 1981 TV series "The Life and Times of David Lloyd George".

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Jun 10, 1917 In Rhosllannerchrugog, Denbighshire, Wales, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie A Run for Your Money 1949-11-23
Latest Project:
Movie A Christmas Reunion 1995-12-21
Known For
Poster of The Saint
Poster of Flower of Evil
Poster of One Step Beyond
Poster of The Adventures of Robin Hood
Movie A Christmas Reunion Unknown 1995-12-21
Series A Mind to Kill Unknown 1994-11-27
Movie The Winter Stallion Sam 1992-01-01
Movie Under Milk Wood (Voice) 1992-04-19
Series The District Nurse Unknown 1984-01-10
Movie The Life and Times of David Lloyd George Richard Lloyd 1981-03-04
Series Sky Unknown 1976-04-07
Series The Inheritors Unknown 1974-08-14
Series Kindly Leave The Kerb Unknown 1971-05-21
Movie The Big Flame Logan 1969-02-19
Series The Ronnie Barker Playhouse Unknown 1968-04-03
Movie The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery Unknown 1966-03-11
Series Gideon's Way Unknown 1965-03-18
Series Detective Unknown 1964-03-30
Movie This Is My Street Steve 1964-01-15
Movie Only Two Can Play Clergyman on the Committee 1962-01-19
Series The Saint Whitey Mullins 1962-10-04
Series Zero One Unknown 1962-10-03
Movie Flame in the Streets Harry Mitchell 1961-06-19
Series Flower of Evil Unknown 1961-10-11
Movie Doctor in Love Father 1960-07-12
Movie Tiger Bay Williams 1959-03-01
Series One Step Beyond Unknown 1959-01-20
Series Interpol Calling Doctor Gorman 1959-09-14
Series No Hiding Place Unknown 1959-09-16
Movie Escapement Dr. Phillip Maxwell 1958-03-04
Movie Dunkirk Dave Bellman 1958-03-20
Movie Law and Disorder Sergeant Bolton 1958-06-09
Movie Lost Sgt. Davies 1956-01-31
Movie Peril for the Guy Police Constable Durrant 1956-01-01
Movie The Long Arm 1956-06-01
Series The Adventures of Robin Hood Unknown 1955-09-26
Movie Burnt Evidence Bob Edwards 1954-01-01
Movie Devil on Horseback Ted Fellowes 1954-03-17
Movie Meet Mr. Malcolm Whistler Grant 1954-01-01
Movie Mad About Men Police Constable 1954-11-16
Movie Final Appointment George Henry Martin 1954-10-01
Movie To Dorothy, a Son Carter 1954-10-31
Movie Mask of Dust Laurence Gibson 1954-12-10
Movie The Cruel Sea Yeoman Wells 1953-02-24
Movie The Great Game Skid Evans 1953-01-01
Movie A Day to Remember Bert Tripp 1953-11-10
Movie The Conquest of Everest Narrator 1953-12-09
Movie Girdle of Gold Griffiths the Hearse 1952-01-01
Movie The Last Page Inspector Dale 1952-01-25
Movie Gift Horse Jones 1952-06-01
Movie The Gambler and the Lady Dave Davies 1952-12-26
Movie There Is Another Sun Detective Sergeant Bratcher 1951-06-12
Movie Where No Vultures Fly Gwyl 1951-11-06
Movie The Lavender Hill Mob P. C. Williams 1951-06-28
Movie The Blue Lamp PC Hughes 1950-01-19
Movie The Magnet Harper 1950-10-01
Movie Midnight Episode 1950-12-31
Movie A Run for Your Money Thomas 'Twm' Jones 1949-11-23