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Clive Dunn (I) (1920–2012)


Clive Dunn was born on January 9, 1920 in Brixton, London, England as Clive Robert Benjamin Dunn. He is known for his work on Dad's Army (1968), Bootsie and Snudge (1960) and Grandad (1979). He was married to Priscilla Morgan and Patricia Kenyon. He died on November 6, 2012 in Faro, Algarve, Portugal. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1984 Much Ado About Nothing (TV Movie)
Verges
 1982 Metal Mickey (TV Series)
Eric
- Mickey Pops the Question (1982) ... Eric
 1980 The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu
Keeper of the Keys - London Tower
 1973 Sez Les (TV Series)
Christmas Guest
- That's Christmas Sez Les! (1973) ... Christmas Guest
 1968-1972 A Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series)
Corporal Jones / Guest / Lance Corporal Jack Jones / ...
- Episode dated 25 December 1971 (1971) ... Guest
- Episode dated 25 December 1970 (1970) ... Lance Corporal Jack Jones
 1972 Full House (TV Series)
Countdown cast member
- Episode dated 16 December 1972 (1972) ... Countdown cast member
 1971 Dad's Army
LCpl. Jones
 1971 David Nixon's Magic Box (TV Series)
Performing song Grandad.
- Episode #2.5 (1971) ... Performing song Grandad.
 1970 From a Bird's Eye View (TV Series)
Fred Arnott
- Highland Fling (1970) ... Fred Arnott
 1970 Here Come the Double Deckers! (TV Series)
Hodge
- Happy Haunting (1970) ... Hodge
 1969 The Magic Christian
Sommelier
 1969 The Undertakers (Short)
 1969 According to Dora (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #2.2 (1969) ... Various
 1969 Sophie's Place
Basil
 1969 The Jimmy Logan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1969)
 1968 The Ugliest Girl in Town (TV Series)
Janitor
- Popped Star (1968) ... Janitor
 1968 Inside George Webley (TV Series)
Ticket collector
- Are You Sure or Only Positive (1968) ... Ticket collector
 1968 The World of Beachcomber (TV Series)
- Episode #1.11 (1968)
- Episode #1.10 (1968)
- Episode #1.9 (1968)
- Episode #1.8 (1968)
 1967 The Mini-Mob
Tyson
 1967 Send Foster (TV Series)
Perce
- Henry Wasn't There (1967) ... Perce
 1966-1967 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Uncle Charles / Elijah Jones
- Heirs on a Shoestring (1967) ... Uncle Charles
- Judgement Day for Elijah Jones (1966) ... Elijah Jones
 1967 The Avengers (TV Series)
J. W. Martin
- Something Nasty in the Nursery (1967) ... J. W. Martin
 1967 Just Like a Woman
Graff von Fischer
 1967 Gentleman Jim (TV Movie)
Jim Bules
 1966 Blackmail (TV Series)
Smallbone
- The Man Who Could See (1966) ... Smallbone
 1966 The Son (TV Movie)
Monsiur Saminet
 1966 Thirteen Against Fate (TV Series)
Monsieur Jaminet
- The Son (1966) ... Monsieur Jaminet
 1966 Cooperama (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1966)
 1960-1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Cyril Fernn / Holmes
- Run, Johnny, Run (1965) ... Cyril Fernn
- Two-Time Loser (1960) ... Holmes
 1965 You Must Be Joking!
Doorman
 1960-1964 It's a Square World (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #7.13 (1964) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.6 (1961) ... Various Characters
- Pilot (1960) ... Various Characters
 1964 HMS Paradise (TV Series)
Tug Boat Captain
- Captain, Art Thou Sleeping Above? (1964) ... Tug Boat Captain
 1964 Room at the Bottom (TV Series)
 1964 First Night (TV Series)
Silas Nosworthy
- The Improbable Mr. Claybill (1964) ... Silas Nosworthy
 1963 The Mouse on the Moon
Bandleader
 1962 The Fast Lady
Old Gentleman in Burning House
 1962 Maid for Murder
Chemist
 1961 What a Whopper
Mr. Slate
 1960 Hancock's Half Hour (TV Series)
Ginger Johnson
- The Reunion Party (1960) ... Ginger Johnson
 1958-1959 After Hours (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #2.13 (1959) ... Various
- Episode #2.12 (1959) ... Various
- Episode #2.11 (1959) ... Various
- Episode #2.10 (1959) ... Various
- Episode #2.9 (1959) ... Various
 1959 Hot Money Girl
Cemetery keeper
 1959 The Dickie Henderson Half-Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #2.2 (1959)
- Episode #2.1 (1959)
 1959 Musical Playhouse (TV Series)
A small waiter / A small spiv
- A Sparrow in Fleet Street (1959) ... A small waiter / A small spiv
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Charles
- Mrs. Dot (1958) ... Charles
 1957 Studio E (TV Series)
Charlie Quick
- Episode dated 2 December 1957 (1957) ... Charlie Quick
 1957 The Adventures of Charlie Quick (TV Mini-Series)
Charlie Quick
 1957 Treasure Island (TV Movie)
Ben Gunn
 1957 The Railway Children (TV Series)
District Railway Supervisor
- Saviours of the Train (1957) ... District Railway Supervisor
 1956-1957 The Tony Hancock Show (TV Series)
Various Characters
- The Odd Job Man (1957) ... Various Characters
- Napoleon and Josephine (1957) ... Various Characters
- Weather or Not (1956) ... Various Characters
- The Further Adventures of Hancock (1956) ... Various Characters
- Honneur et fidélite (1956) ... Various Characters
 1955 Rum Punch (TV Movie)
 1955 The Remarkable Case of Mr. Bruhl (TV Movie)
Mr. Bruhl
 1954 Happy Holidays (TV Series)
Mr. Grimble
- Episode #1.6 (1954) ... Mr. Grimble
- Episode #1.5 (1954) ... Mr. Grimble
- Episode #1.4 (1954) ... Mr. Grimble
- Episode #1.3 (1954) ... Mr. Grimble
- Episode #1.2 (1954) ... Mr. Grimble
 1951 The Railway Children (TV Series)
District Superintendent
- Saviours of the Train (1951) ... District Superintendent
 1951 Five Children and It (TV Series)
Andrew
- The Beginning of 'It' (1951) ... Andrew
 1949 Boys in Brown
Holdup Man (uncredited)
 1949 The Hasty Heart
MacDougall (uncredited)
 1939 Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Youth (uncredited)
 1938 A Yank at Oxford
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1937 Good Morning, Boys
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1935 Boys Will Be Boys
Schoolboy watching rugby (uncredited)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (40 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (11 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

He performed in the revue, "Out of the Blue, first edition", at the Cosy Nook Theatre in Newquay, Devon, England with Stella Moray, Patrick Colbert, Ronnie Hill, Bettie Broughton, Mary Dale, Cyril Ornadel and Jeffrey Piddock in the cast. Ronnie Hill was also the director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Clive Dunn O.B.E. | Clive Dunn OBE

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Trivia:

Born into a show-business family. His parents were comedian & baritone Robert (Bobby) Dunn and comedienne Connie Clive, and his maternal grandfather was music hall comedian Frank Lynne. See more »

Trademark:

Catchphrases "Don't panic!" and "Permission to speak"

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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