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Arthur Howard (III) (1910–1995)

Born as Arthur John Stainer, he was the younger son of Ferdinand (Frank) Steiner and Lilian Blumberg. His brother was the film actor Leslie Howard and his sister the casting director Irene Howard. His uncle was the film director Wilfrid Noy. He married the actress Jean Compton Mackenzie (a daughter of the actor Frank Compton) in 1936 and they had ... See full bio »


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Moonraker Cavendish
Steptoe and Son
The Passionate Friends
The Passionate Friends Smith - the Butler


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 1995 The Last Englishman (TV Movie)
London judge
 1991 American Friends
 1989 The Russ Abbot Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.2 (1989)
 1987 Ever Decreasing Circles (TV Series)
Mr Lazenby
- Goodbye, Paul? (1987) ... Mr Lazenby
 1987 Never the Twain (TV Series)
- The Battle of Deveraux Dale (1987) ... Wilkins
 1986 T-Bag Strikes Again (TV Series)
- Professor Pockets (1986) ... Professor
 1984 Another Country
 1982 Trail of the Pink Panther
Arthur, Bruno's butler
 1982 The Missionary
Fermleigh's Butler
 1982 Father Charlie (TV Series)
Dr. Wilson
- Halfway to Heaven (1982) ... Dr. Wilson
 1979 Moonraker
 1979 The Prisoner of Zenda
 1978 Robin's Nest (TV Series)
- Love & Marriage (1978) ... Vicar
 1977 Happy Ever After (TV Series)
Mr. Braithwaite
- Talk of the Devil (1977) ... Mr. Braithwaite
 1977 The Haunting of Julia
Mr. Piggott
 1977 Fiona
 1976 George & Mildred (TV Series)
- Your Money or Your Life (1976) ... Vicar
 1973-1975 Sykes (TV Series)
- Commercial (1975) ... Actor
- Fancy Dress (1973)
 1975 Las adolescentes
 1972 Pardon My Genie (TV Series)
Mr. Watts
- Up, Up and Away (1972) ... Mr. Watts
 1972 It's Murder But Is It Art (TV Series)
- Mister Drake Reveals All (1972) ... Sillitoe
- Mister Drake Asks Questions (1972) ... Sillitoe
- Mister Drake Has Visitors (1972) ... Sillitoe
- Mister Drake and Ars Gratia Artis (1972) ... Sillitoe
- Mister Drake Goes to Jail (1972) ... Sillitoe
 1972 Steptoe and Son
 1972 Blinker's Spy-Spotter
 1971 Now, Take My Wife (TV Series)
 1971 The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins
Kenneth (segment "Wrath")
 1971 Shirley's World (TV Series)
Elderly Member
- The Berkeley Club Caper (1971) ... Elderly Member
 1971 Zeppelin
Carlyle (uncredited)
 1970 Jane Eyre (TV Movie)
 1970 My Lover My Son
 1970 Strange Report (TV Series)
Professor Penhollow
- Report 4977: Swindle - Square Root of Evil (1970) ... Professor Penhollow
 1969 Hoverbug
Mr. Watts
 1969 The Best House in London
Mr. Fortnum
 1969 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Man at fashion house
- The Fabulous Frump (1969) ... Man at fashion house
 1969 The Ugliest Girl in Town (TV Series)
- The Ugliest Boy in Town (1969) ... Malcolm
 1968/I The Shoes of the Fisherman
English Cardinal
 1968 Thingumybob (TV Series)
Mr. Montcrief
- Episode dated 18 August 1968 (1968) ... Mr. Montcrief
 1967 The Very Merry Widow (TV Series)
- Creepy Time Down South (1967) ... Albert
 1967 Misleading Cases (TV Series)
Mr. Justice Mellow
- Is Britain a Free Country? (1967) ... Mr. Justice Mellow
 1967 Mr. Aitch (TV Series)
- A Star Is Born (1967)
 1967 The Whitehall Worrier (TV Series)
Mr. Harrison
 1966 Grand Prix
Claude (uncredited)
 1966 Orlando (TV Series)
Inspector Marigold
- Come with Me to the Kasbah (1966) ... Inspector Marigold
- Orlando and a Man Called Moosh (1966) ... Inspector Marigold
 1966 The Ghost Goes Gear
 1966 Cooperama (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1966)
 1966 The World of Wooster (TV Series)
Mr. Heppenstall
- Jeeves and the Purity of the Turf (1966) ... Mr. Heppenstall
 1965 Meet the Wife (TV Series)
- The Merry Widow (1965) ... Vicar
 1965 Lady L
 1965 Here's Harry (TV Series)
 1965 You Must Be Joking!
 1964 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
- Ring of Hate (1964) ... 'Fletch'
 1964 Crossroads (TV Series)
Cecil Beecher-Blount (1984)
 1964 The Counterfeit Constable
Le supporter anglais qui boit du champagne (uncredited)
 1964 Joy House
Father Nielson
 1964 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
- The Case of the Dumb Witness (1964) ... Magistrate
 1963 Ladies Who Do
 1963 Maupassant (TV Series)
- Bachelors (1963) ... Morin
 1963 The V.I.P.s
Bar Steward (uncredited)
 1963 Mr. Justice Duncannon (TV Series)
Mr. Gullver
- Burden of Proof (1963) ... Mr. Gullver
 1963 Bootsie and Snudge (TV Series)
Vincent Lackaday-Williams
- The Toerag (1963) ... Vincent Lackaday-Williams
 1957-1962 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Mr. Davidson / Canon
- Like Father, Like Son? (1962) ... Mr. Davidson
- The Canon's Gaiters (1957) ... Canon
 1962 Kill or Cure
Johnson - Green Glades Desk Clerk
 1962 Brothers in Law (TV Series)
The Judge
- With Use of Bath (1962) ... The Judge
- The Expert Witness (1962) ... The Judge
 1962 Paradisio
Professor Sims
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Peck
- The Happiest Days of Your Life (1962) ... Mr. Peck
 1961 Watch it, Sailor!
Vicar (guest appearance)
 1961 The Avengers (TV Series)
Mr. Groves
- The Springers (1961) ... Mr. Groves
 1959 Desert Mice
Navy Doctor (uncredited)
 1957-1959 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Lord Eilmer / Earl of Rochdale
- The Flying Sorcerer (1959) ... Lord Eilmer
- Too Many Earls (1957) ... Earl of Rochdale
 1959 Friends and Neighbours
Rev. Dobson
 1959 Libel
Car Salesman
 1959 Love and Mr Lewisham (TV Series)
Mr. Pedagogue
- Part 4 (1959) ... Mr. Pedagogue
 1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Sidney Goswell
- Notes for a Love Song (1959) ... Sidney Goswell
 1959 The Last Chronicle of Barset (TV Series)
Dean Arabin
- The Arabins Return to Barchester (1959) ... Dean Arabin
 1958 Mad Little Island
 1958 Nowhere to Go
First Mr. Dodds (uncredited)
 1958 I Only Arsked!
Sir Redvers
 1958 Law and Disorder
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Peter Tolly
- The Iron Harp (1958) ... Peter Tolly
 1958 I Accuse!
Capt. Lauth
 1957 The Film That Never Was (Short)
 1957 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series)
Doctor Roy Beach
- Dateline - Execution (1957) ... Doctor Roy Beach
 1956 The Adventures of the Big Man (TV Series)
Chris Greneker
- The Accomplice (1956) ... Chris Greneker
 1956 One Wish Too Many
 1956 A Scoop for Carola (TV Movie)
Dr. Harry Fairweather
 1955 Quentin Durward
Injured Priest (uncredited)
 1955 Strange Experiences (TV Series)
- Two-Faced Murder (1955)
 1955 Touch and Go
Man at the Window
 1955 One Way Out
 1955 Patrol Car (TV Series)
Jim Graham
- The Innocent Victims (1955) ... Jim Graham
 1955 The Grove Family (TV Series)
Mr. Carlish
- A Thief in the Family (1955) ... Mr. Carlish
 1955 Footsteps in the Fog
 1955 The Dam Busters
RAF Pay Clerk In NAAFI (uncredited)
 1955 Marriage a la Mode
Clerk of the Court
 1955 The Glass Tomb
 1955 Out of the Clouds
Booking Clerk at Heathrow (uncredited)
 1954 The Belles of St. Trinian's
Wilfred Woodley
 1954 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Count Visdomini
- Four Farewells in Venice (1954) ... Count Visdomini
 1954 Lovers, Happy Lovers!
Priest (uncredited)
 1954 Fool's Paradise (TV Movie)
 1953 The Intruder
Bertram Slake
 1953 Will Any Gentleman...?
Mr. Coding
 1953 Glad Tidings
Mr. George Boddington
 1953 Wicked Wife
Hotel Manager
 1953 Gilbert and Sullivan
Usher in 'Trial by Jury'
 1953 The Slasher
Registrar (uncredited)
 1952 Moulin Rouge
Dancing Master (uncredited)
 1952 Never Look Back
Charles Vaughan
 1951 Bikini Baby
Soap publicity man
 1951 The Man in the White Suit
 1951 Laughter in Paradise
Businessman on Train (uncredited)
 1950 Emergency Wedding
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1950 Dick Barton at Bay
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1950 Cage of Gold
Registry Office Bridegroom (uncredited)
 1950 The Great Manhunt
 1950 Last Holiday
 1950 Stage Fright
Groves - Charlotte's Butler (uncredited)
 1949 Private Angelo (uncredited)
 1949 Passport to Pimlico
 1949 Housemaster (TV Movie)
Philip de Pourville
 1949 The Passionate Friends
Smith - the Butler
 1948 Dulcimer Street
Mr. Chinkwell
 1947 The Mark of Cain
Clerk of the Court (uncredited)
 1947 So Well Remembered
Politician (uncredited)
 1947 Frieda
First Official
 1934 The Lady Is Willing
Dr. Germont
 1933 The Private Life of Henry VIII.
Kitchen Helper (uncredited)
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Show Show Self (2 credits)

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