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David Lodge

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia David William Frederick Lodge (19 August 1921 in Rochester, Kent - 18 October 2003 in Northwood, Middlesex) was a British character actor. Before turning to acting he worked as a circus clown. He also appeared in Gang Shows and variety before making his screen debut in The Cockleshell Heroes and going on to feature in many British films usually portraying military types, and often comedic roles. He was a close friend of Peter Sellers and appeared as part of Spike Milligan's team on his Q programmes. Amazingly, in 1958 he appeared in ten films, possibly a record. He appeared in a 1969 episode of Randall and Hopkirk Deceased ("Who Killed Cock Robin?"), and continuing with his military-type roles, appeared alongside Windsor Davies as Company Sergeant-Major Sharp in an episode of It Ain't Half Hot Mum in 1976. He appeared as a policeman in the opening episode of the legal drama The Main Chance. Description above from the Wikipedia article David Lodge (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Aug 19, 1921 In Rochester, Kent, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
90
First Appeared:
In the movie The Cockleshell Heroes 1955-11-16
Latest Project:
Movie Shopkins Chef Club 2016-10-25
Known For
Poster of The Return of the Pink Panther
Poster of Norman
Poster of A Shot in the Dark
Poster of No Hiding Place
Filmography
Movie Shopkins Chef Club 2016-10-25
Movie El Americano: The Movie Additional Voices (voice) 2016-01-29
Movie Digimon: The Movie Parrotmon (voice) 2000-03-04
Movie The Unknown Peter Sellers Himself 2000-04-25
Movie Edge of Sanity Underwood 1989-04-14
Series Lovejoy Unknown 1986-01-10
Series There's A Lot Of It About Unknown 1982-09-20
Series Lovely Couple Unknown 1979-04-07
Series Potter's Picture Palace Unknown 1976-09-13
Movie Carry On England Captain Bull 1976-10-01
Series The Sweeney Pop Garret 1975-01-02
Series Carry On Laughing Unknown 1975-01-04
Series Larry Grayson Unknown 1975-09-19
Movie The Return of the Pink Panther Unknown 1975-05-21
Movie Carry On Dick Bullock 1974-02-01
Series Father Brown Unknown 1974-09-26
Series Thriller Unknown 1973-03-14
Movie Carry On Girls Police Inspector 1973-11-09
Movie Beware My Brethren CID Inspector 1972-04-30
Movie Some Kind of Hero Unknown 1972-01-01
Movie Mutiny on the Buses Safari Guard 1972-06-02
Movie Nobody Ordered Love Sergeant 1972-05-01
Movie The Amazing Mr Blunden Mr. Wickens 1972-12-07
Series Crown Court Unknown 1972-10-11
Movie Raising the Roof Unknown 1972-09-01
Movie On the Buses Busman 1971-07-09
Movie Mr. Horatio Knibbles Unknown 1971-09-01
Movie Bachelor of Arts Customs Officer 1971-09-27
Movie The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins Guest Appearance (segment "Sloth") 1971-11-01
Series Barlow Unknown 1971-09-15
Movie Crime Doesn't Pay Unknown 1970-01-01
Movie Hoffman Foreman (uncredited) 1970-01-01
Series Norman Unknown 1970-04-02
Movie The Railway Children Bandmaster 1970-12-21
Movie Incense for the Damned Colonel 1970-12-11
Movie Eyewitness Local Policeman 1970-06-05
Series Q... Unknown 1969-03-24
Movie Oh! What a Lovely War Recruiting Sergeant at Music Hall 1969-03-10
Movie The Smashing Bird I Used to Know Richard Johnson 1969-08-25
Movie Headline Hunters Unknown 1968-09-01
Movie Corruption Groper 1968-07-19
Series The Champions Unknown 1968-09-25
Movie The Sky Bike Unknown 1967-12-01
Movie Smashing Time Caretaker 1967-12-20
Movie After the Fox Policeman 1966-01-01
Movie The Wrong Box Corpse Remover 1966-06-19
Movie The Intelligence Men Stage Manager 1965-04-13
Series Gideon's Way Unknown 1965-03-18
Movie The Alphabet Murders Sergeant 1965-12-26
Movie San Ferry Ann Dad 1965-07-01
Movie Catch Us If You Can Louis 1965-07-15
Series United! Unknown 1965-10-04
Movie Cup Fever Mr. Bates 1965-07-21
Movie Saturday Night Out Arthur 1964-04-01
Movie The Long Ships Olla 1964-04-22
Movie A Shot in the Dark Georges 1964-06-23
Movie Guns at Batasi Muscles 1964-10-30
Movie Two Left Feet Bill 1963-03-01
Movie Captain Clegg Navy bos'un 1962-06-13
Movie Go to Blazes Sergeant 1962-04-18
Movie Time to Remember Unknown 1962-07-01
Movie The Boys Mr. Herne 1962-08-31
Movie The Pirates of Blood River Smith 1962-07-31
Movie Trial and Error Frank Bateson 1962-09-25
Movie The Hellfire Club Timothy 1961-02-03
Series The Avengers Policeman 1961-01-07
Movie No, My Darling Daughter Flanigan 1961-08-22
Movie Raising the Wind Cabbie 1961-09-06
Movie Never Let Go Cliff 1960-01-01
Movie Watch Your Stern Security sergeant 1960-01-01
Movie The League of Gentlemen C.S.M. 1960-04-15
Movie Jazz Boat Holy Mike 1960-06-01
Movie The Bulldog Breed Chief Petty Officer Knowles 1960-12-13
Movie Two Way Stretch Jelly Knight 1960-12-20
Movie Life In Emergency Ward 10 Mr. Phillips 1959-04-01
Movie Idol on Parade Shorty 1959-03-24
Movie The Ugly Duckling Peewee 1959-09-09
Movie Yesterday's Enemy Perkins 1959-09-10
Movie The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Unknown 1959-10-31
Series No Hiding Place Unknown 1959-09-16
Movie No Time To Die Patterson 1958-04-22
Movie The Silent Enemy Sergeant 1958-03-04
Movie Ice Cold in Alex C.M.P Captain (Tank Trap) 1958-06-24
Series After Hours Unknown 1958-10-05
Movie Further Up the Creek Scouse 1958-10-28
Movie I Was Monty's Double Sergeant RAPC 1958-10-21
Movie The Counterfeit Plan Sam Watson 1957-05-11
Movie The Naked Truth Policeman 1957-12-03
Movie These Dangerous Years Sgt Lockwood 1957-07-03
Movie The Cockleshell Heroes Marine Ruddock 1955-11-16