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Basil Dignam

Basil Dignam (24 October 1905 - 31 January 1979) was an English character actor.

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Oct 24, 1905 In Sheffield, Metropolitan Borough of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Maytime in Mayfair 1949-05-24
Latest Project:
Series Life of Shakespeare 1978-06-13
Known For
Poster of The Avengers
Poster of No Hiding Place
Poster of Innocent Sinners
Poster of The Quatermass Xperiment
Series Life of Shakespeare Unknown 1978-06-13
Series The New Avengers Unknown 1976-10-22
Series The Sweeney Moberly 1975-01-02
Movie Soft Beds, Hard Battles Brigadier 1974-01-24
Series War and Peace Unknown 1972-09-29
Series The Protectors Charles Engleton 1972-09-29
Series Elizabeth R Archbishop Gardiner 1971-02-17
Movie 10 Rillington Place Member of Medical Board 1971-02-10
Movie A Lizard in a Woman's Skin Commissioner McCloud (uncredited) 1971-02-18
Series Jason King Unknown 1971-09-15
Series Persuasion Sir Walter Elliot 1971-04-18
Series The Persuaders! Unknown 1971-09-17
Series Fathers and Sons Unknown 1971-10-17
Series The Six Wives of Henry VIII Unknown 1970-01-01
Series UFO Cabinet Minister 1970-09-16
Movie The Games Sir Harold 1970-08-07
Movie Laughter in the Dark Dealer 1969-05-11
Series Judge Dee Unknown 1969-04-08
Series Department S Unknown 1969-09-09
Series The Champions Sir Frederick 1968-09-25
Movie Twisted Nerve Doctor 1968-12-20
Movie The Cuckoo Patrol Snodgrass 1967-07-16
Series Man in a Suitcase Unknown 1967-09-27
Series The Prisoner Unknown 1967-09-29
Movie I'll Never Forget What's'isname Unknown 1967-12-18
Movie Where the Spies Are Major Harding 1966-01-26
Movie Naked Evil Jim Benson 1966-05-27
Series Gideon's Way Unknown 1965-03-18
Series United! Unknown 1965-10-04
Movie Rotten to the Core The General 1965-07-14
Movie Heavens Above! Prison Governor 1963-05-20
Series The Saint Cmdr. Richardson 1962-10-04
Movie Life for Ruth Mapleton 1962-09-06
Movie Lawrence of Arabia Cavalry General at Field Briefing (uncredited) 1962-12-11
Movie Seven Seas to Calais Sir Francis Walsingham 1962-12-22
Series The Avengers Unknown 1961-01-07
Movie Gorgo Admiral Brooks 1961-02-02
Series Sir Francis Drake Unknown 1961-11-12
Movie The Secret Partner Lyle 1961-05-01
Movie Fate Takes a Hand Wheeler 1961-10-12
Movie Sentenced for Life Ralph Thompson 1960-01-01
Movie Suspect Dr Childs 1960-01-01
Movie A Touch of Larceny Lt. Cmdr. Evans at P.R.O. (uncredited) 1960-02-04
Movie The Pure Hell of St. Trinian's Army Officer 1960-12-22
Movie The Spider's Web Hugo 1960-11-01
Movie Carlton-Browne of the F.O. Security Officer 1959-03-10
Series Interpol Calling Insp. Hopkins 1959-09-14
Movie Sapphire Doctor Burgess 1959-11-02
Series No Hiding Place Unknown 1959-09-16
Movie Innocent Sinners Dyson 1958-03-25
Movie Corridors of Blood Hospital Chairman 1958-12-01
Movie Brothers in Law Mr. Justice Emery 1957-03-04
Movie You Pay Your Money Currie 1957-02-13
Movie Yangtse Incident: The Story of H.M.S. Amethyst Sir Lionel Henry Lamb, British Ambassador to China 1957-04-01
Movie The Counterfeit Plan Police Commissioner 1957-05-11
Movie The Depraved Tom Wilton 1957-11-01
Movie Three Sundays to Live Davitt 1957-10-01
Movie The Narrowing Circle George Pacey 1956-02-29
Movie Reach for the Sky Air Ministry Doctor 1956-07-05
Movie Port of Escape Det. Sgt. Crawford 1956-05-01
Movie The Quatermass Xperiment Sir Lionel Dean (uncredited) 1955-08-26
Series The Adventures of Robin Hood Unknown 1955-09-26
Movie Touch and Go Stevens 1955-10-02
Movie They Can't Hang Me Wing Commander Riddle 1955-10-01
Series Sherlock Holmes Unknown 1954-10-18
Movie Hammer the Toff Superintendent 1952-05-01
Movie Smart Alec Defense Attorney 1951-03-01
Movie Two on the Tiles Ship’s Captain 1951-09-01
Movie Appointment with Venus R.A.M.C. Captain 1951-10-08
Movie The Lady with a Lamp Unknown 1951-09-22
Movie Maytime in Mayfair Commissionaire (uncredited) 1949-05-24