No photo available. Represent Claud Allister? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 8,701 this week

Claud Allister (1888–1970)

Claud Allister was born on October 3, 1888 in London, England as William Claud Michel Palmer. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949), Bulldog Drummond (1929) and The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933). He was married to Barbara Fay and Gwen Dowling. He died on July 26, 1970 in Santa Barbara, California, USA. See full bio »

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 241 people
created 24 Jul 2012
 
a list of 89 people
created 19 Aug 2012
 
a list of 3063 people
created 15 Aug 2013
 
a list of 469 people
created 6 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Claud Allister.

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (85 credits)
 1956 The People's Choice (TV Series)
the Butler
- Sock, the Businessman (1956) ... the Butler
 1956 Star Stage (TV Series)
- Screen Credit (1956)
 1955 It's a Great Life (TV Series)
Butler
- The Movie Star (1955) ... Butler
 1950-1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Henderson / Butler to Frampton / Burton
- The Amazing Mrs. Halliday (1955) ... Henderson (as Claude Allister)
- Purple and Fine Linen (1951) ... Butler to Frampton
- Goodnight, Please (1950) ... Burton (as Claude Allister)
 1955 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series)
Cyril - the Butler
- Meet the Governor (1955) ... Cyril - the Butler
 1954 The Black Shield of Falworth
Sir George
 1953 My Little Margie (TV Series)
Mr. Winston
- Vern's Two Daughters (1953) ... Mr. Winston
 1953 Kiss Me Kate
Paul
 1953 Down Among the Sheltering Palms
Woolawei (uncredited)
 1953 Hollywood Opening Night (TV Series)
- Interlude (1953)
 1952 Biff Baker, U.S.A. (TV Series)
Cedric Ashby
- London Incident (1952) ... Cedric Ashby
 1952 Hong Kong
Hotel Manager
 1949 The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
Rat (voice, as Claude Allister)
 1949 The Wind in the Willows (Short)
Rat (voice)
 1948 Quartet
1st. Clubman (segment "The Colonel's Lady") (as Claude Allister)
 1946 Showtime
Archie
 1945 Dumb Dora Discovers Tobacco (Short)
Sir Percival
 1945 Don Chicago
Lord Piccadilly
 1945 Kiss the Bride Goodbye
Adolphus Pickering
 1945 I Was a Criminal
First Railroad Employee
 1944 The Hundred Pound Window
Hon. Freddie
 1943 Forever and a Day
William Barstow
 1942 Don't Get Personal
Sir Cecil (uncredited)
 1941 Confirm or Deny
William (scenes deleted)
 1941 Never Give a Sucker an Even Break
Bitten Englishman (uncredited)
 1941 A Yank in the R.A.F.
Officer-Motorist (uncredited)
 1941 Charley's Aunt
Cricket Match Spectator
 1941/II The Reluctant Dragon (Short)
Sir Giles
 1940 Pride and Prejudice
Mr. Beck (uncredited)
 1940 Lillian Russell
Arthur Sullivan (as Claude Allister)
 1939 Captain Fury
Suco
 1939 Arrest Bulldog Drummond
Sir Basil Leghorne
 1939 Phantom Submarine U67 (as Claude Allister)
 1938 Storm Over Bengal
Redding
 1938 Blond Cheat
Lord Basil Sheldon (uncredited)
 1938 Men Are Such Fools
Rudolf (as Claude Allister)
 1938 Kentucky Moonshine
Lord Boffingwell (uncredited)
 1937 Oh, What a Knight! (Short)
 1937 The Awful Truth
Lord Fabian (uncredited)
 1937 Danger - Love at Work
Salesman
 1936 Lady Luck
Briggs (as Claude Allister)
 1936 Yellowstone
Guest with Monocole (uncredited)
 1936 Dracula's Daughter
Sir Aubrey (as Claude Allister)
 1936 Three Live Ghosts
Lord 'Spoofy' Brockton (as Claude Allister)
 1935 The Dark Angel
Lawrence Bidley
 1935 Every Night at Eight
Mr. Vernon (uncredited)
 1934 The Private Life of Don Juan
The Duke, as Dukes Go (as Claude Allister)
 1934 The Lady Is Willing
Brevin
 1933 That's My Wife
Archie Trevor
 1933 The Medicine Man
Hon. Freddie Wiltshire
 1933 The Private Life of Henry VIII.
Cornell (as Claude Allister)
 1933 Sleeping Car
Baron Delande
 1933 Excess Baggage
Col. Murgatroyd, RSVP
 1933 Private Wives (Short)
 1932 The Return of Raffles
Bunny
 1932 Midshipmaid Gob
Chinley
 1932 Blame the Woman
Joe Fragson
 1932 Wives Beware
Dr. Biggash
 1932 The Unexpected Father
Claude
 1931 On the Loose (Short)
Mr. Loder's Friend
 1931 The Sea Ghost
Percy Atwater
 1931 Platinum Blonde
Dawson - the Valet
 1931 I Like Your Nerve
Archie Lester (as Claude Allister)
 1931 Meet the Wife
Victor Staunton
 1931 Rough House Rhythm (Short)
 1931 Captain Applejack
John Jason (as Claude Allister)
 1930 Reaching for the Moon
Sir Horace Partington Chelmsford
 1930 Monte Carlo
Prince Otto von Liebenheim
 1930 The Florodora Girl
Rumblesham
 1930 Czar of Broadway
Francis
 1930 Ladies Love Brutes
Tailor
 1930 Murder Will Out
Alan Fitzhugh
 1930 Such Men Are Dangerous
Fred Wyndham (as Claude Allister)
 1930 Slightly Scarlet
Albert Hawkins
 1930 In the Next Room
Parks (the butler)
 1929 Three Live Ghosts
Spoofy
 1929 Charming Sinners
Gregson
 1929 Bulldog Drummond
Algy (as Claude Allister)
 1929 The Trial of Mary Dugan
Henry James Plaisted
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: A Mighty Man Is He. Comedy. See more »

Alternate Names:

Claude Allister

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Retired in 1955. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Message Boards

Discuss Claud Allister on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page