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Denis Holmes (1921–2013)

Denis Holmes was born on June 7, 1921 in Foleshill, Coventry, England. He was an actor, known for Sabrina (1995), Moonlighting (1982) and Speed for Thespians (2000). He died on May 27, 2013 in the USA. See full bio »

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(age 91) in USA

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Known For

Sabrina
Sabrina Butler
(1995)
Moonlighting
Moonlighting Neighbor
(1982)
The Brides of Fu Manchu
(1966)

Filmography

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 2000 Speed for Thespians (Short)
Luka
 1995 Sabrina
Butler
 1990 Bergerac (TV Series)
Colonel Foster-Biggs
- Roots of Evil (1990) ... Colonel Foster-Biggs
 1989 The Bill (TV Series)
Meadows
- Getting It Right (1989) ... Meadows
 1985 The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (TV Movie)
Gen. Pierre Fontaine
 1984 Eh Brian! It's a Whopper (TV Series)
Jimmy
- A Notion of Shopkeeping (1984) ... Jimmy
- The Shape of Things to Come (1984) ... Jimmy
- Now Ollie's Gone (1984) ... Jimmy
- All for One and None for All (1984) ... Jimmy
 1983 Partners in Crime (TV Series)
Mr. Lecky
- The Sunningdale Mystery (1983) ... Mr. Lecky
 1983 Reilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini-Series)
Admiral Fisher
- An Affair with a Married Woman (1983) ... Admiral Fisher
 1983 The Hard Word (TV Series)
Conservative candidate
- Life Isn't Like Pictures (1983) ... Conservative candidate
 1982 Moonlighting
Neighbor
 1976-1981 Angels (TV Series)
Clerk of Court / Mr. Brent
- Episode #7.33 (1981) ... Clerk of Court
- Facade (1976) ... Mr. Brent
 1979 Secret Army (TV Series)
Paul Frenay
- Prisoner (1979) ... Paul Frenay
 1979 Emmerdale (TV Series)
Cully Hotson
- Episode #1.520 (1979) ... Cully Hotson
- Episode #1.519 (1979) ... Cully Hotson
- Episode #1.518 (1979) ... Cully Hotson
- Episode #1.517 (1979) ... Cully Hotson
- Episode #1.516 (1979) ... Cully Hotson
 1979 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Peacey
 1978 Will Shakespeare (TV Mini-Series)
Master Tusser
- The Living Record (1978) ... Master Tusser
 1977 The Sunday Drama (TV Series)
Bert
- Why Here? (1977) ... Bert
 1977 Survivors (TV Series)
Albert Banks
- Long Live the King (1977) ... Albert Banks
 1976 Beasts (TV Series)
Ashwell
- Buddyboy (1976) ... Ashwell
 1975 Poldark (TV Series)
Captain Bray
- Episode #1.8 (1975) ... Captain Bray
 1967 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
McInnes
- The Comical Lad (1967) ... McInnes
 1966 The Power Game (TV Series)
Frank Howarth
- The Front Men (1966) ... Frank Howarth
 1966 The Brides of Fu Manchu
Constable
 1966 Our Man at St. Mark's (TV Series)
Publican
- The Silent Village (1966) ... Publican
- The Peppermint Man (1966) ... Publican
 1964-1966 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
R. W. Steel / Insp. Wilton
- The Case of the Wayward Wife (1966) ... R. W. Steel
- The Case of Big Ben Lewis (1964) ... Insp. Wilton
 1965 The Return of Mr. Moto
Chapel the fake Halliday (as Dennis Holmes)
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
George Renfrew
- The Corrupters (1965) ... George Renfrew
 1965 Z Cars (TV Series)
Mr. Lindsay
- Partners (1965) ... Mr. Lindsay
 1961-1964 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Matthews / Sergeant Rigby / Fraser
- The Verdict (1964) ... Mr. Matthews
- The Partner (1963) ... Sergeant Rigby
- Attempt to Kill (1961) ... Fraser
 1963 The Crimson Blade
Chaplain (uncredited)
 1961-1963 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Pearson / Supt. Carpenter / Supt. Hale / ...
- Alibis Are Fixed (1963) ... Det. Insp. Pearson
- The Most Beautiful Room in the World (1962) ... Supt. Carpenter
- Silent Witnesses (1961) ... Supt. Hale
- Nina and the Night People (1961) ... Insp. Deakins
 1963 Echo of Diana
Security officer
 1963 Ghost Squad (TV Series)
Probation Officer
- Polsky (1963) ... Probation Officer
 1963 The Partner
Sergeant Rigby
 1962 The Dark Island (TV Series)
Major Williams
- Episode #1.4 (1962) ... Major Williams
- Episode #1.2 (1962) ... Major Williams
- Episode #1.1 (1962) ... Major Williams
 1962 Flight from Singapore
Smithy
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Roy Wardle
- The Alderman (1962) ... Roy Wardle
 1961 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Brian Foley
- Episode #1.88 (1961) ... Brian Foley
- Episode #1.63 (1961) ... Brian Foley
- Episode #1.55 (1961) ... Brian Foley
- Episode #1.54 (1961) ... Brian Foley
 1961 Family Solicitor (TV Series)
Paul Anderson
- The Meeting (1961) ... Paul Anderson
 1961 Element of Doubt (TV Movie)
Undetermined role
 1961 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Policeman
- Hi Diddle Diddle (1961) ... Policeman
 1961 Maigret (TV Series)
Inspector Bergsma
- The Children's Party (1961) ... Inspector Bergsma
 1961 Attempt to Kill
Fraser
 1961 Return of a Stranger
Craston
 1960 The Dark Man (TV Movie)
Albert Watson
 1960 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
Dr. Foote
- The Little Man (1960) ... Dr. Foote
 1960 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Sturdy Man
- Goodbye Little John (1960) ... Sturdy Man
 1960 Chasing the Dragon (TV Movie)
Prison Officer
 1960 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Mr. Barnes
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... Mr. Barnes
 1958-1960 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Detective Sergeant / Henri / Miles Allison / ...
- The Innocent (1960) ... Detective Sergeant
- Guardian Angel (1960) ... Henri
- The Franchise Affair (1958) ... Miles Allison
- Vendetta (1958) ... Public Prosecutor
 1960 The Last Train (Short)
Detective
 1959-1960 The Four Just Men (TV Series)
Postman / Proprietor / Bianchi / ...
- Money to Burn (1960) ... Postman
- The Man in the Road (1960) ... Proprietor
- The Rietti Group (1960) ... Bianchi
- The Survivor (1960) ... MI5 Man
- National Treasure (1959) ... Doctor
 1959 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Barrister
- Episode #1.14 (1959) ... Barrister
 1959 Cover Girl Killer
Actor
 1950-1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Green / George Crichton / Landlord / ...
- The Exiles #4: Full Circle (1959) ... George Crichton
- Gracie (1958) ... Landlord
- The Calendar (1957) ... Mr. Waye
 1958 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
Matthew Gunton / Harold Crompton
- So Many Children (1958) ... Matthew Gunton
- My Flesh, My Blood (1958) ... Harold Crompton
 1958 Starr and Company (TV Series)
Bernard Kay
- Flight to Freedom (1958) ... Bernard Kay
- Father and Daughter (1958) ... Bernard Kay
- Take Your Partners (1958) ... Bernard Kay
 1958 The Riddle of the Red Wolf (TV Series)
Praetonius
- Back to School (1958) ... Praetonius
 1958 Television World Theatre (TV Series)
2nd Merchant
- The Government Inspector (1958) ... 2nd Merchant
 1958 Big Guns (TV Series)
Klinger
- Go West, Young Man (1958) ... Klinger
 1957 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
Montague
- Romeo and Juliet (1957) ... Montague
 1953 Stand by to Shoot (TV Mini-Series)
Ray
- Curiouser and Curiouser (1953) ... Ray (as Dennis Holmes)
- The Elephant's Child (1953) ... Ray (as Dennis Holmes)
 1951 Murder in the Cathedral
4th Priest
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Personal Details

Other Works:

: Plays Bentley in "The Constant Wife" play by W. Somerset Maugham (American Airlines Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

Alternate Names:

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