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John Boxer (II) (1909–1982)

John Boxer was born on April 25, 1909 in London, England as Cyril John Boxer. He was an actor, known for The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Frenzy (1972) and Gandhi (1982). He died on August 22, 1982 in Sussex, England. See full bio »

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(age 73) in Sussex, England, UK

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 1982 Gandhi
Court Reporter
 1981 The Life and Times of David Lloyd George (TV Series)
Murray of Ellinbank
- Well, We're In (1981) ... Murray of Ellinbank
- All Flesh Is Grass (1981) ... Murray of Ellinbank
 1978 Rumpole of the Bailey (TV Series)
Archibald McFee
- Rumpole and the Married Lady (1978) ... Archibald McFee
 1971-1976 The Onedin Line (TV Series)
George Fowey / Clipper Captain
- A Cold Wind Blowing (1976) ... George Fowey
- Other Points of the Compass (1971) ... Clipper Captain
 1976 Crown Court (TV Series)
Kenneth Lodge
- To Love, Cherish and Batter: Part 3 (1976) ... Kenneth Lodge
 1976 Shades of Greene (TV Series)
Sir Joshua
- Alas! Poor Maling (1976) ... Sir Joshua
 1974 Haunted: Poor Girl (TV Movie)
Corbett
 1974 Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (TV Mini-Series)
Doctor
- A Past and a Future (1974) ... Doctor
 1974 Late Night Drama (TV Series)
Magistrate
- A Brisk Dip Sagaciously Considered (1974) ... Magistrate
 1974 Shoulder to Shoulder (TV Mini-Series)
Judge
- Christabel Pankhurst (1974) ... Judge
 1973 Six Days of Justice (TV Series)
Chairman
 1972 Man at the Top (TV Series)
Chairman
- All Very Hush, Hush (1972) ... Chairman
 1972 For the Love of Ada
Vicar
 1970 Special Branch (TV Series)
Inspector Dunwell
- Error of Judgement (1970) ... Inspector Dunwell
 1970 Mogul (TV Series)
Arthur Nash
- Boys and Girls Come Out to Play (1970) ... Arthur Nash
 1970 Doomwatch (TV Series)
Brown
- Re-Entry Forbidden (1970) ... Brown
 1970 My Partner the Ghost (TV Series)
Doctor Musgrove
- The Ghost Talks (1970) ... Doctor Musgrove
 1970 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Hugh Massingham
- Mad Jack (1970) ... Hugh Massingham
 1969 The Flaxton Boys (TV Series)
Farmer Gillis
- 1854: The Witches (1969) ... Farmer Gillis
 1969 Public Eye (TV Series)
Barman
- Case for the Defence (1969) ... Barman
 1969 The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder (TV Series)
Judge
- Sheer Melodrama (1969) ... Judge
 1969 Two in Clover (TV Series)
Mr. Gill
- Episode #1.6 (1969) ... Mr. Gill
 1968 Softly Softly (TV Series)
Payne
 1968 The Saint (TV Series)
Sir John Mulliner
- The Scales of Justice (1968) ... Sir John Mulliner
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
John Straker
- Number Ten (1968) ... John Straker
 1968 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Mr. Stover
- The Equilibrium (1968) ... Mr. Stover
 1967 City 68' (TV Series)
- The Appointment (1967)
 1959-1967 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Clerk of the Court / Charles Hunt / Prosecuting Counsel / ...
- Case No. 7 (1967) ... Clerk of the Court
- Detain Martin Spencer (1965) ... Charles Hunt
- Counsel for the Defence (1962) ... Prosecuting Counsel
- A Question of Temperament (1961) ... Insp. Mitchell
- A Bomb Called Mary (1959) ... Hobbs
 1966 The Scales of Justice (TV Series)
Jeweller
- The Haunted Man (1966) ... Jeweller
 1965 The Flying Swan (TV Series)
Colin Hurst
- Open Day (1965) ... Colin Hurst
 1964 Hide and Seek
Secretary at Ministry
 1963 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
Saunders
- The Hurricane (1963) ... Saunders
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Robert Murray
- Destiny Sixty-Three (1963) ... Robert Murray
 1963 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
Bill Grennel
- Over and Out (1963) ... Bill Grennel
 1960-1962 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Insp. Small / Inspector
- Whatever Happened to Wally? (1962) ... Insp. Small
- A Straight White Line (1960) ... Inspector
 1962 Studio 4 (TV Series)
Dr. Gregory
- The Victorian Chaise Lounge (1962) ... Dr. Gregory
 1962 Emergency
Prison Governor
 1961 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Mr. Brown
- Why George Brown Hanged (1961) ... Mr. Brown
 1961 Victim
Policeman in Cell (uncredited)
 1961 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
Mr Proudfoot
- The Man Who Made Money: Part 1 (1961) ... Mr Proudfoot
 1961 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Mr. Morfett
- Episode #1.414 (1961) ... Mr. Morfett
 1961 The Pursuers (TV Series)
Harper Gledhill
- Tomorrow's Ghost (1961) ... Harper Gledhill
 1960 Fact and Fiction (TV Series)
Flying controller
- Episode #1.11 (1960) ... Flying controller
 1960 Not a Hope in Hell
Merriman
 1960 Design for Living (Short)
 1959 Whack-O! (TV Series)
Mr. Phipps
- Episode #4.5 (1959) ... Mr. Phipps
 1959 Rebound
Det. Sgt. Jarman (uncredited)
 1958 Heart of a Child
Breuer
 1958 Assignment Redhead
Ken Farrell, the Editor
 1957 Rock Around the World
Paul Lincoln
 1957 Brothers in Law
Mr. Johnson
 1955-1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Inspector Beddoes / Policeman
- Crown of the Andes (1956) ... Inspector Beddoes
- Guilt (1955) ... Policeman
 1956 Circus Friends
Ranger
 1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series)
John Heather
- The Case of the Kidnapped Poodle (1956) ... John Heather
 1955-1956 Patrol Car (TV Series)
Laboratory Expert / Pathologist / Microbiologist
- The Masterpiece (1956) ... Laboratory Expert
- No Alibi (1955) ... Pathologist
- The Lover's Knot (1955) ... Laboratory Expert
- The Coward (1955) ... Pathologist
- Written in the Dust (1955) ... Microbiologist
 1955 Secret Venture
Inspector Dalton
 1955 The Vise (TV Series)
Surgeon
- Death in White (1955) ... Surgeon
 1955 PT Raiders
Customs Man (uncredited)
 1954 Diplomatic Passport
Policeman (uncredited)
 1953 Meet Mr. Lucifer
Accountant in Office (uncredited)
 1953 Paratrooper
Flight Sgt. Box
 1953 Both Sides of the Law
Policeman Outside Jewellers (uncredited)
 1953 One Stop Shop
Bob Selby
 1951 High Treason
Ships Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1951 The Boy with a Cart (TV Movie)
Matt
 1951 Laughter in Paradise
Const. Charles Baker (uncredited)
 1951 Pool of London
Detective in Pub (uncredited)
 1951 Mister Drake's Duck
Sergeant
 1950 Highly Dangerous
Police Sgt. at Customs Cafe (uncredited)
 1950 The Clouded Yellow
Keswick Police Sgt (uncredited)
 1950 Five Angles on Murder
Detective Lucas (uncredited)
 1950 Waterfront Women
Policeman (uncredited)
 1950 Good Friday (TV Movie)
Envoy from the Sanhedrim
 1950 Madeleine
Plainclothes Policeman (uncredited)
 1949 Don't Ever Leave Me
Policeman at Pillar Box (uncredited)
 1949 Marry Me
Policeman (uncredited)
 1949 Stop Press Girl
Pub Landlord (uncredited)
 1949 Man on the Run
Radio Control Officer
 1949 It's Not Cricket
MP #1
 1949 The Blue Lagoon
Nick Corbett
 1949 Feature Story
 1948 Dulcimer Street
Prison Officer (uncredited)
 1948 My Brother's Keeper
Police Sgt. Bert Foreman
 1947 Take My Life
Policeman Making Charge Statement (uncredited)
 1947 Bad Sister
Bill (uncredited)
 1947 The October Man
Det. Sgt. Troth
 1945 Waterloo Road
Policeman in Fight in Arcade (uncredited)
 1944 The Way Ahead
Soldier in Pub Talking to the Chelsea Pensioners (uncredited)
 1944 Tawny Pipit
Soldier On Manoeuvres (uncredited)
 1944 The Halfway House
John--Davies' Doctor
 1944 Men of Rochdale (Short)
William Cooper
 1943 San Demetrio London
Naval Officer (uncredited)
 1943 Adventure for Two
British Sailor
 1943 Millions Like Us
Tom
 1943 The Flemish Farm
Cyclist (uncredited)
 1943 The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
Soldier (uncredited)
 1942 In Which We Serve
Hollett
 1942 The Goose Steps Out
British Pilot (uncredited)
 1942 The Foreman Went to France
Official (uncredited)
 1942 Flying Fortress
Meterologist (uncredited)
 1942 The Avengers
U-Boat Commander
 1942 The Black Sheep of Whitehall
Hotel receptionist
 1942 The Big Blockade
Press
 1940 George and Margaret
Claude
 1940 Convoy
German Captain (uncredited)
 1939 A Cup of Happiness (TV Movie)
Tod Bartlett, her huckster
 1939 There Ain't No Justice
Mr. Short (uncredited)
 1939 The Insect Play (TV Movie)
Second Engineer
 1935 Escape Me Never
Undetermined role (uncredited)
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He acted in Norman Rosten's adaptation of Joyce Cary's novel, "Mister Johnson", at the Lyric Theatre in London, England with Johnny Sekka, Cyril Raymond and Philip Bond in the cast. Frith Banbury was the director.
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