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Claud Allister

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Claud Allister (3 October 1888 – 26 July 1970) was an English actor. After his education at Felsted, in Essex, he appeared in 74 films between 1929 and 1955. He was born William Claud Michael Palmer in London, England and died in Santa Barbara, California. His interment was located in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery. He began his career as a stockbroker's clerk but gave it up and made his stage debut in 1910. He toured England playing minor parts till the war started. He served in WWI and in 1924 went to America to act on the stage. In 1929 he made his film debut where he featured in The Trial of Mary Dugan. Description above from the Wikipedia article Claud Allister, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

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Aug 3, 1888 In London, England
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Bulldog Drummond 1929-05-02
Latest Project:
Movie Walt Disney's Fables - Vol.6 2004-05-31
Known For
Poster of Kiss Me Kate
Poster of The Reluctant Dragon
Poster of The Sea Ghost
Poster of I Like Your Nerve
Movie Walt Disney's Fables - Vol.6 Sir Giles (voice) 2004-05-31
Movie The Black Shield of Falworth Sir George 1954-09-02
Movie Kiss Me Kate Paul 1953-11-26
Movie Hong Kong Hotel Manager 1952-04-18
Movie The Wind in the Willows Rat 1949-10-05
Movie The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad Rat (voice) 1949-10-05
Movie Quartet 1st. Club Man 1948-10-26
Movie Gaiety George Archie 1946-07-15
Movie Kiss the Bride Goodbye Adolphus Pickering 1945-01-28
Movie Don Chicago Lord Piccadilly 1945-08-06
Movie The Hundred Pound Window Hon. Freddie 1944-04-03
Movie Charley's Aunt Spectator 1941-08-01
Movie The Reluctant Dragon Sir Giles (segment "The Reluctant Dragon") (voice) 1941-06-19
Movie Confirm or Deny William (scenes deleted) 1941-12-12
Movie Lillian Russell Arthur Sullivan 1940-05-24
Movie Pride and Prejudice Mr. Beck 1940-07-26
Movie Captain Fury Suco 1939-05-26
Movie Men Are Such Fools Rudolf 1938-06-15
Movie Blond Cheat Lord Basil Sheldon (Uncredited) 1938-06-17
Movie Storm Over Bengal Redding 1938-11-14
Movie Arrest Bulldog Drummond Sir Basil Leghorne 1938-11-25
Movie Let's Make a Night of It Monty 1937-06-28
Movie Bulldog Drummond at Bay Algy Longworth 1937-05-01
Movie The Awful Truth Lord Fabian (uncredited) 1937-10-20
Movie Danger - Love at Work Gun salesman 1937-09-30
Movie Oh, What a Knight! 1937-11-22
Movie Three Live Ghosts Lord 'Spoofy' Brockton (as Claude Allister) 1936-01-10
Movie Dracula's Daughter Sir Aubrey 1936-05-11
Movie Lady Luck Briggs 1936-09-13
Movie Every Night at Eight Mr. Vernon (uncredited) 1935-08-02
Movie The Dark Angel Lawrence Bidley 1935-09-08
Movie The Private Life of Don Juan The Duke, as Dukes Go (as Claude Allister) 1934-01-01
Movie Those Were the Days Capt. Horace Vale 1934-04-02
Movie The Lady Is Willing Brevin 1934-08-10
Movie The Return of Bulldog Drummond Algy Longworth 1934-04-19
Movie The Medicine Man Hon. Freddie Wiltshire 1933-01-01
Movie The Private Life of Henry VIII Cornell 1933-08-17
Movie Sleeping Car Baron Delande 1933-06-06
Movie Diamond Cut Diamond Joe Fragson 1932-08-26
Movie Two White Arms Dr. Biggash 1932-03-01
Movie The Return of Raffles Bunny 1932-09-27
Movie The Midshipmaid Chinley 1932-12-08
Movie Meet the Wife Victor Staunton 1931-04-16
Movie I Like Your Nerve Archie Lester 1931-09-12
Movie Captain Applejack John Jason 1931-01-30
Movie Platinum Blonde Dawson - the Valet 1931-10-31
Movie On the Loose Mr. Loder's friend 1931-12-26
Movie The Sea Ghost Percy Atwater 1931-11-28
Movie Such Men Are Dangerous Fred Wyndham (as Claude Allister) 1930-03-09
Movie Slightly Scarlet Albert Hawkins 1930-02-22
Movie The Czar of Broadway Unknown 1930-05-25
Movie The Florodora Girl Lord Rumblesham 1930-05-31
Movie Monte Carlo Prince Otto von Liebenheim 1930-08-27
Movie Reaching for the Moon Sir Horace Partington Chelmsford 1930-12-29
Movie Bulldog Drummond Algy Longworth 1929-05-02
Movie Charming Sinners Gregson 1929-08-17