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John Barrie (I) (1917–1980)


John Barrie was born on May 6, 1917 in New Brighton, Merseyside, England. He was an actor, known for The Doctors (1969), Sergeant Cork (1963) and Patton (1970). He died on March 24, 1980 in York, England. See full bio »

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(age 62) in York, England, UK

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Known For

The Doctors
The Doctors Dr. John Somers
(1969-1971)
Sergeant Cork
Sergeant Cork Sergeant Cork
(1963-1968)
Patton
Patton Air Vice-Marshal Sir Arthur Coningham
(1970)
Victim
Victim Det.Inspector Harris
(1961)

Filmography

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 1973 Play for Today (TV Series)
Edwin
- Jingle Bells (1973) ... Edwin
 1973 Follyfoot (TV Series)
Ed Foley
- Miss Him When He's Gone (1973) ... Ed Foley
 1972-1973 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Sammy / Uncle Sid
- Vinegar Trip (1973) ... Sammy
- Buggins' Ermine (1972) ... Uncle Sid
 1972 Nearest and Dearest (TV Series)
Rupert Tempest
- Cindernellie (1972) ... Rupert Tempest
 1961-1972 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Jimmy Frazer / Lenny Phillips
- Episode #1.1237 (1972) ... Jimmy Frazer
- Episode #1.1234 (1972) ... Jimmy Frazer
- Episode #1.1233 (1972) ... Jimmy Frazer
- Episode #1.1232 (1972) ... Jimmy Frazer
- Episode #1.1231 (1972) ... Jimmy Frazer
 1972 The Adventurer (TV Series)
Vladimir Horvic
 1969-1971 The Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. John Somers
- Episode #1.122 (1971) ... Dr. John Somers
- Episode #1.121 (1971) ... Dr. John Somers
- Episode #1.120 (1971) ... Dr. John Somers
- Episode #1.119 (1971) ... Dr. John Somers
- Episode #1.118 (1971) ... Dr. John Somers
 1970 Song of Norway
Mr. Hagerup
 1969 Canterbury Tales (TV Series)
Canon
- Episode #1.7 (1969) ... Canon
 1969 The Oblong Box
Franklin
 1969 The File of the Golden Goose
Supt. Sloane
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series)
Jack Hollins
- Mister Jack Hollins Against Fate (1968) ... Jack Hollins
 1968 For Amusement Only (TV Series)
The businessman
- The Ticket (1968) ... The businessman
 1962-1968 Z Cars (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Hudson / Det. Chief Insp. Hudson / Porter / ...
- Hudson's Way: Part 2 (1968) ... Det. Chief Insp. Hudson
- Hudson's Way: Part 1 (1968) ... Det. Chief Insp. Hudson
- Sauce for the Goose: Part 2 (1967) ... Det. Insp. Hudson
- Sauce for the Goose: Part 1 (1967) ... Det. Insp. Hudson
- Calling the Tune: Part 2 (1967) ... Det. Insp. Hudson
 1967 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Harry Thyssen
- Man from the Dead (1967) ... Harry Thyssen
 1958-1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Frank Jarrett / Henry Hobson / James Kennion / ...
- A Drug on the Market (1967) ... Frank Jarrett
- The Younger Generation (1959) ... James Kennion
- Mary Broome (1958) ... Edward Timbrell
 1967 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (TV Series)
Mr. Sheldrake
- The Lift (1967) ... Mr. Sheldrake
 1963-1966 The Saint (TV Series)
Coleman / Elliot Vascoe
- Locate and Destroy (1966) ... Coleman
- The Benevolent Burglary (1963) ... Elliot Vascoe
 1966 This Man Craig (TV Series)
Lionel Martin
- Surgery (1966) ... Lionel Martin
 1966 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Nathan Pimblett
- The Spoken Word (1966) ... Nathan Pimblett
 1965 The Good Shoe Maker and the Poor Fish Peddler (TV Movie)
Fred Moore
 1965 Gideon C.I.D. (TV Series)
Will Rikker
- The Wall (1965) ... Will Rikker
 1965 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Jack Stone
- Forsaking All Others (1965) ... Jack Stone
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
P.C. Turner
- Incident (1965) ... P.C. Turner
 1964 The Third Man (TV Series)
Rankin
- A Crisis in Crocodiles (1964) ... Rankin
 1963 The Plane Makers (TV Series)
Jack Millett
- You Can't Beat the System (1963) ... Jack Millett
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Dr. O'Leary
- The Troubled Heart (1963) ... Dr. O'Leary
 1962 Young and Willing
Mr. Corbett
 1962 Walk in the Shadow
Mr. Gordon
 1961 The Interrogator (TV Movie)
Inspector Smith
 1961 Jacks and Knaves (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. Tom Hitchin
- It Was Doing Nothing (1961) ... Det. Sgt. Tom Hitchin
- The Great Art Robbery (1961) ... Det. Sgt. Tom Hitchin
- The Interrogation (1961) ... Det. Sgt. Tom Hitchin
- The Master Mind (1961) ... Det. Sgt. Tom Hitchin
 1958-1961 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Chard / Chick / Gracey
- The Trouble with Our Ivy (1961) ... Mr. Chard
- Come in Razor Red (1960) ... Chick
- The Pillars of Midnight (1958) ... Gracey
 1961 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
McLaren
- Take Over (1961) ... McLaren
 1961 Victim
Det.Inspector Harris
 1961 The Younger Generation (TV Series)
Dad
- Sucker (1961) ... Dad
 1960-1961 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Walter Cooper / Rafe Crompton / Sam Grundy
- The Mather Story (1961) ... Walter Cooper
- Summer Theatre: My Flesh, My Blood (1960) ... Rafe Crompton
 1961 Theatre 70 (TV Series)
 1960 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
Frank Higgins
- A Run for the Money (1960) ... Frank Higgins
 1959-1960 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
R.S.O. Miller / Sgt. Woolley
- Episode #1.386 (1960) ... R.S.O. Miller
- Episode #1.385 (1960) ... R.S.O. Miller
- Episode #1.382 (1960) ... R.S.O. Miller
- Episode #1.381 (1960) ... R.S.O. Miller
- Episode #1.378 (1960) ... R.S.O. Miller
 1960 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
Det. Supt. Knott
- The Decoy Chick (1960) ... Det. Supt. Knott
 1960 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Ted Dawson
- Episode #1.35 (1960) ... Ted Dawson
 1960 Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Detective Inspector Marshall, F Division
- Night Beat (1960) ... Detective Inspector Marshall, F Division
 1959-1960 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Regimental Sgt.-Major Drummond
- Fiddlers Four (1960)
- Queen's Corporal (1959) ... Regimental Sgt.-Major Drummond
 1959 The Artful Dodger (TV Series)
Mr. Grimshaw
- Decorating for Profit! (1959) ... Mr. Grimshaw
- Taxi! (1959) ... Mr. Grimshaw
- Doctor's, or Starter's Orders? (1959) ... Mr. Grimshaw
- Twist or Bust (1959) ... Mr. Grimshaw
- Going, Going, Gone! (1959) ... Mr. Grimshaw
 1959 The Gay Dog (TV Movie)
Bert Gay
 1959 The Wright People (TV Series)
Bill Wright
- Episode dated 19 March 1959 (1959) ... Bill Wright
 1958 Incident at Echo Six (TV Movie)
Inspector Burrows
 1958 The Thompson Family (TV Series)
John Thompson
- The Foundation Stone (1958) ... John Thompson
- The Secret Comes Out (1958) ... John Thompson
- Grandmother's Picture (1958) ... John Thompson
- Trouble All Round (1958) ... John Thompson
- A New Hiding-place (1958) ... John Thompson
 1958 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Yeoman
- The Ghost That Failed (1958) ... Yeoman
 1957 Onion Boys (TV Series)
Kergonet
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... Kergonet
 1957 The Machine Breakers (TV Series)
Mr. Oldroyd
- The Murder (1957) ... Mr. Oldroyd
- The Oath (1957) ... Mr. Oldroyd
 1954 Yankee Pasha
Hayseed Townsman (uncredited)
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Solidly-built British film and television character actor with extensive experience on the repertory stage. Invariably seen as police detectives, he was at the peak of his popularity in the 1960's as the titular star of Sergeant Cork (1963).

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