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Joss Ambler (1900–1959)

Born in Melbourne, Australia, Joss Ambler was a character actor who played usually small parts in British B - and occasionally A movies ('The Citadel', 'The Half Way House', 'The Captain's Paradise'...). Serious-looking, mustached and bespectacled he more often than once found himself in the shoes of no-nonsense characters such as police ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 58) in London, England, UK

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Filmography

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 1961 Stryker of the Yard (TV Series)
George Barlow
- The Case of the Burnt Alibi (1961) ... George Barlow
 1958 The Big Money
Hobson
 1958 Dunkirk
Small Boat Owner (uncredited)
 1956 The Errol Flynn Theatre (TV Series)
- The Transfer (1956)
 1956 The Third Key
Cashier at Shipping Office
 1956 The Gentle Touch
Mr. Bateman - a patient
 1956 Spin a Dark Web
Tom Walker
 1955 Dead by Morning
Inspector Thorne
 1954 The Harassed Hero
Dr. Grice
 1954 Aunt Clara
Paul Levington (uncredited)
 1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Sir Richard Ford
- Ninety Sail (1954) ... Sir Richard Ford
 1954 John Wesley
Trustee of Georgia
 1953 Edge of Divorce
Judge
 1953 The Captain's Paradise
Prof. Ebbart
 1953 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. King
- A Priceless Pocket (1953) ... Det. Sgt. King
 1953 Martin Luther
 1952 Murder at Scotland Yard
Lester
 1952 Ghost Ship
Yacht Port Manager
 1952 Something Money Can't Buy
Mr. Burton - the auctioneer
 1952 The Passionate Sentry
Guide
 1950 The Magnet
Businessman
 1950 The Taming of Dorothy
Mr. Wilson
 1947 Mine Own Executioner
Julian Briant
 1946 The Years Between
Atherton
 1946 Here Comes the Sun
Bradshaw
 1946 Honeymoon Hotel
Hotel Manager
 1945 They Were Sisters
Blakemore
 1945 Give Me the Stars
George Bums
 1945 Read All About It (Short)
Adams (uncredited)
 1945 The Agitator
Charles Sheridan - the manager of Overend Works
 1945 The World Owes Me a Living
Man in bar (uncredited)
 1944 Candles at Nine
Garth Hope
 1944 A Canterbury Tale
Police Inspector
 1944 The Halfway House
Pinsent
 1944 Headline
Chief Sub-Editor
 1943 Somewhere in Civvies
Matthews
 1943 Happidrome
Mr. Mossup
 1943 The Silver Fleet
Cornelis Smit
 1943 The Peterville Diamond
Police Chief
 1943 Rhythm Serenade
Mr. Preston
 1942 Much Too Shy
Sir George Driscoll
 1942 Let the People Sing
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1942 Gert and Daisy Clean Up
Mr. Perry
 1942 The Next of Kin
Mr Vemon
 1942 Flying Fortress
Sheepshead (uncredited)
 1942 Courageous Mr. Penn
Lord Mayor
 1942 The Big Blockade
German: Stoltenhoff
 1941 Atlantic Ferry
Dr. Lardner
 1941 Jeannie
Proprietor
 1941 Once a Crook
Insp. Marsh
 1941 Fingers
Inspector
 1941 The Prime Minister
Earl of Carnarvon (uncredited)
 1940 The Briggs Family
Prosecutor
 1940 Blackout
Lt. Cmdr. Ashton, RNR
 1939 Come on George!
Sir Charles Bailey - the owner of the racehorse 'Maneater'
 1939 Among Human Wolves
Col. Blondin
 1939 Trouble Brewing
Lord Redhill
 1939 Murder in the Night
Drunk (uncredited)
 1938/I Smiling Along
Max (uncredited)
 1938 The Citadel
Dr. A.H. Llewellyn
 1938 The Claydon Treasure Mystery
Inspector Fleming
 1938 Meet Mr. Penny
Gridley
 1938 Break the News
The press agent
 1938 One Night in Paris
Spectator
 1937 The Last Curtain
Ellis
 1937 Captain's Orders
Randolph Potts
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Other Works:

1945: played the job placement councilor in 'What's The Next Job?', a docu-drama, one of a film series about jobs after the war.
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Star Sign:

Cancer

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