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Ian Colin (1912–1987)

Ian Colin was born on May 16, 1912 in Livingstone, Zambia as Ian Colin Marmaduke de Collieur Wetherell. He was an actor, known for The Quatermass Experiment (1953), Wings Over Africa (1936) and It's Never Too Late to Mend (1937). He was married to June Moir. He died on February 20, 1987 in Jávea, Alicante, Spain. See full bio »

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Known For

The Quatermass Experiment
The Quatermass Experiment Detective-Inspector Lomax
(1953)
Wings Over Africa
Wings Over Africa Tony Cooper
(1936)
It's Never Too Late to Mend
It's Never Too Late to Mend George Fielding
(1937)
The Avengers
The Avengers Major Harrington
(1961)

Filmography

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 1967 The Newcomers (TV Series)
Commander Holt
- Episode #1.140 (1967) ... Commander Holt
- Episode #1.139 (1967) ... Commander Holt
 1966 Broome Stages (TV Mini-Series)
Russel Broome
- In Sleep a King (1966) ... Russel Broome
- High Summer and Harvest (1966) ... Russel Broome
 1966 Thirteen Against Fate (TV Series)
Count d'Estier
- The Son (1966) ... Count d'Estier
 1957-1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Craddock / Det. Insp. Michaels / Chief engineer
- Sparrow, Sparrow (1960) ... Det. Insp. Michaels
- A Voice in Vision (1957) ... Chief engineer
 1965 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Lord Moorcroft
- The Phantom Piper of Tannochbrae (1965) ... Lord Moorcroft
 1965 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series)
Sir Hugh Roderick
- The Bequest (1965) ... Sir Hugh Roderick
 1965 The Flying Swan (TV Series)
Ewart Rogerson
- Company Property (1965) ... Ewart Rogerson
 1965 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
Maj. Moorland
- The Paper Man (1965) ... Maj. Moorland
 1963 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Arthur Forsythe-Jones / Mr. Forsyth-Jones
- Episode #1.317 (1963) ... Mr. Forsyth-Jones (voice)
- Episode #1.261 (1963) ... Arthur Forsythe-Jones
- Episode #1.260 (1963) ... Arthur Forsythe-Jones
- Episode #1.259 (1963) ... Arthur Forsythe-Jones
- Episode #1.258 (1963) ... Arthur Forsythe-Jones
 1963 Festival (TV Series)
Huth
- Stalingrad (1963) ... Huth
 1963 Compact (TV Series)
Lord Keane
- Echo from the Past (1963) ... Lord Keane
- Mr. Bruce Remembers (1963) ... Lord Keane
- Tangled Web (1963) ... Lord Keane
 1962 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Rupert Marsden
- Episode #1.532 (1962) ... Rupert Marsden
- Episode #1.531 (1962) ... Rupert Marsden
- Episode #1.529 (1962) ... Rupert Marsden
- Episode #1.526 (1962) ... Rupert Marsden
- Episode #1.525 (1962) ... Rupert Marsden
 1962 Strongroom
Creighton
 1962 The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (TV Movie)
Sir William Grant
 1961 Dangerous Afternoon
Rev. Everard Porson
 1961 The Avengers (TV Series)
Major Harrington
- Kill the King (1961) ... Major Harrington
 1961 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Col. Wentworth
- Signals at Danger (1961) ... Col. Wentworth
 1961 The House Under the Water (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Arthur Weldon
- Episode #1.8 (1961) ... Sir Arthur Weldon
- Episode #1.7 (1961) ... Sir Arthur Weldon
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Baron Pflungk, of the German Foreign Office
- Summer Theatre: The Devil's General (1960) ... Baron Pflungk, of the German Foreign Office
 1960 Biggles (TV Series)
Rawlinson
- Biggles Baits the Trap: Part 3 (1960) ... Rawlinson
- Biggles Baits the Trap: Part 2 (1960) ... Rawlinson
 1959-1960 Tell It to the Marines (TV Series)
Cmdr. Walters
- Episode #1.30 (1960) ... Cmdr. Walters
- Episode #1.29 (1960) ... Cmdr. Walters
- Episode #1.28 (1960) ... Cmdr. Walters
- Episode #1.27 (1960) ... Cmdr. Walters
- Episode #1.26 (1960) ... Cmdr. Walters
 1959 Witness in the Dark
Supt. Thompson
 1959 The White Trap (uncredited)
 1959 William Tell (TV Series)
Michaelis
- Undercover (1959) ... Michaelis
 1959 A Farthing Damages (TV Movie)
Dr. King
 1959 Barbed Wire and Bracken (TV Movie)
Lieutenant Colonel Clegg, R.E.
 1958 The Two-Headed Spy
Col. Heitz
 1958 The Sky Larks (TV Series)
Cmdr. Perkins, RN
- Flag-Captain (1958) ... Cmdr. Perkins, RN
 1958 Fair Game (TV Series)
Norman Tollingtree
- The Golden Oriole (1958) ... Norman Tollingtree
 1958 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
Sir Henry Egerton
- The Ware Case (1958) ... Sir Henry Egerton
 1958 More Than Robbery (TV Series)
Hamilton
- Sydney Harbour Bridge (1958) ... Hamilton
 1958 The Riddle of the Red Wolf (TV Series)
Vinicius
- Poor Rufus! (1958) ... Vinicius
- Caius Is an Ass (1958) ... Vinicius
 1957 Balance of Terror (TV Movie)
Hampton
 1957 The Royalty (TV Series)
Cecil Oxenford
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... Cecil Oxenford
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... Cecil Oxenford
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... Cecil Oxenford
 1957 Kind Cousin (TV Movie)
Edward
 1957 The Big Chance
Adam Maxwell
 1957 Another Language (TV Movie)
Harry Hallam
 1957 The Vise (TV Series)
Paul Jason
- Sing Softly Sister (1957) ... Paul Jason
 1957 Many Mansions (TV Short)
Colonel Smith-Brown
 1957 The Indifferent Shepherd (TV Movie)
Group Capt. Walter Cartwright-Godwall
 1957 Brothers in Law
County Court Counsel (uncredited)
 1956 A Question of Character (TV Movie)
Colonel William Fintry
 1956 Who Goes Home? (TV Movie)
Sir Henry Wigmore, MP
 1954-1956 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Courier-Pilot / Col. Friedrich Eilers / The General / ...
- Arrow to the Heart (II) (1956) ... Courier-Pilot
- The Devil's General (1955) ... Col. Friedrich Eilers
- The Moment of Truth (1955) ... The General
- Rebecca (1954) ... Frank Crawley
 1954 Liebelei (TV Movie)
A Colonel
 1953 The Quatermass Experiment (TV Series)
Detective-Inspector Lomax
- State of Emergency (1953) ... Detective-Inspector Lomax
- An Unidentified Species (1953) ... Detective-Inspector Lomax
- Believed to Be Suffering (1953) ... Detective-Inspector Lomax
- Very Special Knowledge (1953) ... Detective-Inspector Lomax
- Persons Reported Missing (1953) ... Detective-Inspector Lomax
 1951 The Mysterious Count (TV Movie)
Mr. Trevelyan
 1950 Soho Conspiracy
Archibald Maclean
 1949 The Queen of Spades
Officer in the gaming room
 1949 Trapped by the Terror
Count Dupis
 1949 The Adventures of Jane
Capt. Cleaver
 1948 The Winslow Boy
Mr. Saunders (uncredited)
 1948 The Last Load
Mr. Eden
 1939 The Outsider (uncredited)
 1938 Darts Are Trumps
Harry
 1938 A Dream of Love (Short)
Franz Liszt (uncredited)
 1938 The Life of Chopin (Short)
Franz Liszt
 1937 It's Never Too Late to Mend
George Fielding
 1936 Toilers of the Sea
Peter Caudray
 1936 Wings Over Africa
Tony Cooper
 1936 Born That Way
Hugh
 1936 Servants All (Short)
Gale
 1936 The Small Man
Director's Son
 1936 Blind Man's Bluff
Philip Stanhope
 1935 Blue Smoke
Chris Steele
 1935 Late Extra
Ronnie Carson
 1935 Cross Currents
Tony Brocklehurst
 1933 A Moorland Tragedy (Short)
Tom Lee
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