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Basil Lord (1913–1979)

Basil Lord was born on March 20, 1913 in Bexleyheath, Bexley, London, England. He was an actor and producer, known for Laughter from the Whitehall (1963), Theatre Night (1957) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on April 3, 1979 in Newbury, Berkshire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Laughter from the Whitehall
Laughter from the Whitehall Alfred Gilbey / Constable Pulford / Flash Harry
(1964)
Theatre Night
Theatre Night Archie D'Arcy
(1959)
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre A Sergeant of the Israeli Army / Albert Ramshead / Basil Brum / Howard / Johnny Potter / Lionel Tooth / Lucky Wilson / Medical Orderly / Slim
(1952-1959)
BBC Sunday-Night Play
BBC Sunday-Night Play 'Fiddler' Cole / Charlie Barnet / Councillor Higgins / Creases Croker
(1961-1963)

Filmography

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 1979 Room Service (TV Series)
Mr. Morris
- Episode #1.7 (1979) ... Mr. Morris
- Episode #1.6 (1979) ... Mr. Morris
- Episode #1.5 (1979) ... Mr. Morris
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Mr. Morris
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Mr. Morris
 1978 Tycoon (TV Series)
Mr. Clark Snr.
- Dirty Water Under the Bridge (1978) ... Mr. Clark Snr.
 1976 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Model enthusiast
- The Chauffeur (1976) ... Model enthusiast
 1976 Thriller (TV Series)
Parsons
- Sleepwalker (1976) ... Parsons
 1974 Crown Court (TV Series)
Colonel Middleton
- Two Rings for Margie: Part 1 (1974) ... Colonel Middleton
 1973 Play for Today (TV Series)
Rowland Matthews
- Jack Point (1973) ... Rowland Matthews
 1973 The Kids from 47A (TV Series)
Patient
- Food for Thought (1973) ... Patient
 1971 Inn of the Frightened People
Walter - Sales Representative (uncredited)
 1969 Not in Front of the Children (TV Series)
Mr. Wrigley
- Unemployment Problem (1969) ... Mr. Wrigley
 1969 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Professor Nicholls
- Public Face (1969) ... Professor Nicholls
 1967 Brian Rix Presents: Look After Lulu (TV Movie)
An Inspector of Police
 1966 One for the Pot (TV Movie)
Charlie Barnet
 1966 Brian Rix Presents: To Dorothy, a Son (TV Movie)
Taxi Driver
 1964 Laughter from the Whitehall (TV Series)
Flash Harry / Constable Pulford / Alfred Gilbey
- Dry Rot (1964) ... Flash Harry
- Chase Me Comrade! (1964) ... Constable Pulford
- One Wild Oat (1964) ... Alfred Gilbey
 1962-1963 Dial RIX (TV Series)
'Fruity' Frampton / Telephone Engineer / Percy / ...
- Rolling Home (1963) ... 'Fruity' Frampton
- No Plums in the Pudding (1962) ... Telephone Engineer
- Round the Bend (1962) ... Percy
- What a Drag (1962) ... Tommy
 1961-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Councillor Higgins / 'Fiddler' Cole / Charlie Barnet / ...
- Dial Rix #7: Skin Deep (1963) ... Councillor Higgins
- Brian Rix Presents #15: A Clear Case (1962) ... 'Fiddler' Cole
- One for the Pot (1962) ... Charlie Barnet
- Brian Rix Presents #11: A Fair Cop (1961) ... Creases Croker
 1963 Brian Rix Presents: Caught Napping (TV Movie)
Archie D'Arcy
 1962 Brian Rix Presents: See How They Run (TV Movie)
Police Sergeant
 1961 Brian Rix Presents: Will Any Gentleman (TV Movie)
Charley Stirling
 1961 The Night We Got the Bird
Bus Conductor)
 1960 Brian Rix Presents: Boobs in the Wood (TV Movie)
Prince John
 1960 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Charlie Fern
- The Dummy (1960) ... Charlie Fern
 1959 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Archie D'Arcy
- Caught Napping (1959) ... Archie D'Arcy
 1952-1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Johnny Potter / Lionel Tooth / Basil Brum / ...
- Brian Rix Presents #6: Nap Hand (1959) ... Johnny Potter
- Thark (1957) ... Lionel Tooth
- What the Doctor Ordered (1957) ... Basil Brum
- You, Too, Can Have a Body (1957) ... Lucky Wilson
- Reluctant Heroes (1956) ... Medical Orderly
 1956 Adventure Theater (TV Series)
Bissett
- The Corpse of Pleasant Avenue (1956) ... Bissett
 1955 Dry Rot (TV Movie)
Flash Harry
 1955 Patrol Car (TV Series)
 1953 Both Sides of the Law
Ernie Hurran
 1949 Whitehall Wonders (TV Movie)
Humphrey Tonks
 1949 Miss Pilgrim's Progress
1st Soldier (uncredited)
 1949 Family Affairs (TV Series)
Constable
- Linda and the Love Racket (1949) ... Constable
 1949 Mile Away Murder (TV Movie)
Det. Sgt. Foakes, CID
 1949 Stop Press Girl
Cockney (uncredited)
 1949 Down Our Street (TV Movie)
Tram Conductor
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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He acted in Ray Cooney's play, "Chase Me Comrade!", at the Whitehall Theatre in London, England with Brian Rix, Leo Franklyn, Sheila Mercier and Kerry Gardner in the cast. Wallace Douglas was the director. See more »

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