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Carleton Hobbs (1898–1978)

Carleton Hobbs was born on June 18, 1898 in Farnborough, Hampshire, England. He was an actor, known for The House That Dripped Blood (1971), Dark Places (1973) and Death in the Hand (1948). He was married to Gladys Ponsonby. He died on July 31, 1978 in London, England. See full bio »

Died:

(age 80) in London, England, UK

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 1978 The Law Centre (TV Series)
Mr. Justice Simpson
- Snatch (1978) ... Mr. Justice Simpson
 1978 Pennies from Heaven (TV Mini-Series)
Judge
- Says My Heart (1978) ... Judge
 1976 Victorian Scandals (TV Series)
Mr. Munby Snr.
- Hannah (1976) ... Mr. Munby Snr.
 1976 I, Claudius (TV Series)
Aristarchus
- A Touch of Murder (1976) ... Aristarchus
 1975 The Main Chance (TV Series)
Lord Chief Justice
- Rule of Law (1975) ... Lord Chief Justice
 1975 Churchill's People (TV Series)
Abbot William
- The Whip of Heaven (1975) ... Abbot William
 1974 Alice in Label Land (Short)
Commentator
 1974 The Pallisers (TV Series)
Lord Chief Justice
- Part Nineteen (1974) ... Lord Chief Justice
- Part Eighteen (1974) ... Lord Chief Justice
 1974 Fall of Eagles (TV Mini-Series)
Abbot Grunboek
- Requiem for a Crown Prince (1974) ... Abbot Grunboek
 1973 Crown Court (TV Series)
Wilfrid Bowers / Wilfred Bowers
- Wise Child: Part 3 (1973) ... Wilfred Bowers
- Wise Child: Part 2 (1973) ... Wilfrid Bowers
- Wise Child: Part 1 (1973) ... Wilfrid Bowers
 1973 The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Oliver
- Mr. Oliver (1973) ... Mr. Oliver
 1973 Dark Places
Old Marr
 1972 The Strauss Family (TV Mini-Series)
Dreschler
- Emilie (1972) ... Dreschler
 1972 War & Peace (TV Mini-Series)
Osip Alexeyevich Bazdayev
- New Beginnings (1972) ... Osip Alexeyevich Bazdayev
 1972 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Langham
- Hot Summer: Do Not Sell (1972) ... Langham
 1972 The Regiment (TV Series)
Lord Wolseley
- The Recruit (1972) ... Lord Wolseley
 1971-1972 Justice (TV Series)
Mr. Justice Bosanquet / Assizes Court Judge
- A Duty to the Court (1972) ... Mr. Justice Bosanquet
- When Did You First Feel the Pain? (1971) ... Assizes Court Judge
- The Rain It Raineth (1971) ... Mr. Justice Bosanquet
- The Most Important Thing of All (1971) ... Mr. Justice Bosanquet
 1971 The House That Dripped Blood
Dr. Bailey (segment 3 "Sweets to the Sweet")
 1971 Jude the Obscure (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Tetuphar
- To Christminster (1971) ... Dr. Tetuphar
 1970 Perfect Friday
Elderly Peer
 1969 Take Three Girls (TV Series)
Gregory Stork
- Try Loving (1969) ... Gregory Stork
 1969 Strange Report (TV Series)
Dean
 1969 W. Somerset Maugham (TV Series)
Judge
- A Man with a Conscience (1969) ... Judge
 1968 Virgin of the Secret Service (TV Series)
Professor Whitestone
- The Professor Goes West (1968) ... Professor Whitestone
 1967-1968 Z Cars (TV Series)
Magistrate
- Aren't Policemen Wonderful: Part 2 (1968) ... Magistrate
- It Was Doing Nothing: Part 2 (1967) ... Magistrate
 1967 Boy Meets Girl (TV Series)
Surgeon
- Matters of Honour (1967) ... Surgeon
 1967 Champion House (TV Series)
Leonard
- The Personal Approach (1967) ... Leonard
 1966 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Mr. Quire
- Walk's End (1966) ... Mr. Quire
 1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Mr. Templeton
- The Best Years of Your Life (1965) ... Mr. Templeton
 1962-1965 The Scales of Justice (TV Series)
Judge
- The Hidden Face (1965) ... Judge
- The Guilty Party (1962) ... Judge
 1964 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Ben Gunn
- Ben Gunn's Christmas Journey (1964) ... Ben Gunn
 1964 The Plane Makers (TV Series)
Samuel Hesterby MP
- The Golden Silence (1964) ... Samuel Hesterby MP
 1964 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
Joseph Lister
- The Case of the Stricken Surgeon (1964) ... Joseph Lister
 1962 The Avengers (TV Series)
Monsieur Roland
- The Sell-Out (1962) ... Monsieur Roland
 1955 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Headmaster
- A Question of Fact (1955) ... Headmaster
 1950 L'Arlésienne (TV Movie)
Balthazar
 1948 Death in the Hand (Short)
Chairman
 1935 The 39 Steps
Fake Policeman #2 (uncredited)
 1934 The Clairvoyant
Racing Commentator (uncredited)
Show Show Self (6 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He played both the Caterpillar and the King of Hearts in the Caedmon audio version of Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland". See more »
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Trivia:

Portrayed Sherlock Holmes 80 times in BBC Radio adaptations from 1952-1969.

Star Sign:

Gemini

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