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John Counsell (I) (1905–1987)

John Counsell was born on April 24, 1905 in Beckenham, England. He was an actor and director, known for The Jolly Fiddler (1954), For Better, for Worse (1953) and Vanity (1935). He was married to Mary Kerridge. He died on February 23, 1987 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 81) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Jolly Fiddler
For Better, for Worse
Vanity Dick Broderick
The Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel


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Hide Hide Show Show Actor (5 credits)
 1937 The Ghost Train (TV Short)
Charles Murdock
 1936 The Shadow of Mike Emerald (uncredited)
 1936 Prison Breaker (uncredited)
 1935 Vanity
Dick Broderick
Hide Hide Show Show Director (3 credits)
 1959 Theatre Night (TV Series) (1 episode)
- How Say You? (1959)
 1954 The Jolly Fiddler (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1953 For Better, for Worse (TV Movie)
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (1 credit)
 1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Anastasia (1953) ... (producer)

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Other Works:

He directed Louis Dureux's play, "The Man with the Umbrella," at the Duchess Theatre in London, England with Sheila Burrell, Ferdy Mayne, Joyce Gregg, Daniel Thorndike, and Ronald Simpson in the cast. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | See more »

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