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C.M. Pennington-Richards (1911–2005)

Cyril Montague Pennington-Richards was born in London. He began his film career producing religious films for J. Arthur Rank's Religious Film Society. He entered the "mainstream" film industry as a cinematographer with Ireland's Border Line (1938), a low-budget vehicle for Irish comic actor Jimmy O'Dea. During World War II Richards was attached to... See full bio »

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Known For

Interpol Calling
Interpol Calling Director
(1959-1960)
Ladies Who Do
Ladies Who Do Director
(1963)
Double Bunk
Double Bunk Director
(1961)

Filmography

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 1977 Sky Pirates
 1967 A Challenge for Robin Hood (as Pennington Richards)
 1962-1965 Zero One (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- The Body (1965) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Point of View (1965) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- The Trial (1963) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Triple Cross (1963) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- The Switch (1963) ... (as Pennington Richards)
 1963 Ladies Who Do
 1961 Double Bunk
 1961 Danger Man (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Trap (1961) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- The Island (1961) ... (as Pennington Richards)
 1959-1960 Interpol Calling (TV Series) (20 episodes)
- Cargo of Death (1960) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Eight Days Inclusive (1960) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Trial at Cranby's Creek (1960) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Payment in Advance (1960) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- The Heiress (1960) ... (as Pennington Richards)
 1960 Inn for Trouble (as Pennington Richards)
 1959 H.G.Wells' Invisible Man (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Strange Partners (1959) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Odds Against Death (1959) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Jailbreak (1959) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Blind Justice (1959) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- The Mink Coat (1959) ... (as Pennington Richards)
 1958-1959 Ivanhoe (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Swindler (1958)
 1958 Black Tide
 1958 Adventures of the Sea Hawk (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Search at Sea (1958)
- Trip to Nowhere (1958)
 1956-1957 The Buccaneers (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- The Decoy (1957) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Mistress Higgins' Treasure (1957) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- The Aztec Treasure (1957) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- Mother Doughty's Crew (1957) ... (as Pennington Richards)
- The Return of Calico Jack (1957) ... (as Pennington Richards)
 1957 Hour of Decision (as C. Pennington-Richards)
Show Show Cinematographer (28 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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C. Pennington-Richards | C Pennington Richards | C. Penninton Richards | Pennington Richards
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Penny

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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