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Howard Marion-Crawford (1914–1969)

Howard Marion-Crawford was born on January 17, 1914 in London, England as Howard Francis Marion-Crawford. He was an actor, known for Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Sherlock Holmes (1954) and The Man in the White Suit (1951). He was married to Mary Wimbush and Jeanne Scott-Gunn. He died on November 24, 1969 in Chelsea, London. See full bio »

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 1969 Avalanche
 1969 Sax Rohmer's The Castle of Fu Manchu
Doctor Petrie (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1966-1969 The Avengers (TV Series)
Collins / Geoffrey, Duke of Benedict / Brigadier Goddard
- Stay Tuned (1969) ... Collins
- The Living Dead (1967) ... Geoffrey, Duke of Benedict (as Howard Marion Crawford)
- What the Butler Saw (1966) ... Brigadier Goddard (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1968 The Blood of Fu Manchu
Dr. Petrie (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1968 Detective (TV Series)
Chief Constable Waldron
- The German Song (1968) ... Chief Constable Waldron
 1968 The Charge of the Light Brigade
Lt. Gen. Sir George Brown
 1967 Smashing Time
Hall Porter (uncredited)
 1967 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Colonel Davies
- Brainwash (1967) ... Colonel Davies
 1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- The Tormentors (1966) ... Governor
 1966 The Brides of Fu Manchu
Doctor Petrie (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1966 Secrets of a Windmill Girl
Richard - Producer (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1964-1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Cmdr. Collinson / Gregori / Archer
- English Lady Takes Lodgers (1965) ... Cmdr. Collinson (as Howard Marion Crawford)
- No Marks for Servility (1964) ... Gregori (as Howard Marion Crawford)
- Yesterday's Enemies (1964) ... Archer (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1965 The Face of Fu Manchu
Dr. Petrie (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1965 The Saint (TV Series)
Mr. Portmore
- The Frightened Inn-Keeper (1965) ... Mr. Portmore
 1964 Espionage (TV Series)
- Once a Spy... (1964) ... D.D.G.
 1964 Life in Danger
Maj. Peters
 1964 The Winston Affair
Maj. Poole (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1963 Tamahine
Major Spruce (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1962 Lawrence of Arabia
Medical Officer (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1962 The Longest Day
Glider Doctor (uncredited)
 1961 The Cheaters (TV Series)
- An Obituary for a Champion (1961) ... Quinlan
 1961 Carry on Regardless
Wine-Tasting Organiser (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1960 Whack-O! (TV Series)
Sir Gerald Turnbull
- Episode #6.3 (1960) ... Sir Gerald Turnbull
 1960 The Last Train (Short)
 1959-1960 Interpol Calling (TV Series)
Peters / Reg Couts
- Ascent to Murder (1960) ... Peters (as Howard Marion Crawford)
- The Chinese Mask (1959) ... Reg Couts
 1959 North West Frontier
Peter's Contact at Kalapur Station (uncredited)
 1959 Model for Murder
Inspector Duncan
 1958 Nowhere to Go
Mack Cameron (uncredited)
 1958 Our Virgin Island
 1958 Next to No Time
 1958 Gideon of Scotland Yard
The Chief
 1958 Doomsday for Dyson (TV Movie)
Air Vice Marshal
 1958 The Silent Enemy
Wing Commander (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1957 The Birthday Present
George Bates
 1957 The Tyburn Case (Short)
Peter Shilling
 1957 Don Kikhot
Sancho Panza (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1957 Wire Service (TV Series)
- Atom at Spithead (1957) ... McKenna
 1957 Night Ambush
British Port Officer (uncredited)
 1957 Decision Against Time
Ingrams (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1956 The Silken Affair
 1956 War and Peace
Prince Bolkonsky (voice, uncredited)
 1956 Reach for the Sky
'Woody' Woodhall (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1956 Othello
Othello (English version, voice)
 1954-1955 Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
Dr. John H. Watson
- The Case of the Tyrant's Daughter (1955) ... Dr. John H. Watson (as H. Marion Crawford)
- The Case of the Diamond Tooth (1955) ... Dr. John H. Watson (as H. Marion Crawford)
- The Case of the Unlucky Gambler (1955) ... Dr. John H. Watson (as H. Marion Crawford)
- The Case of the Neurotic Detective (1955) ... Dr. John H. Watson (as H. Marion Crawford)
- The Case of the Haunted Gainsborough (1955) ... Dr. John H. Watson (as H. Marion Crawford)
 1954 Paid to Kill
Cyrus McGowan (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1954 The Rainbow Jacket
Travers (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1954 West of Zanzibar
Wood (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1954 Don't Blame the Stork
Fluffy Faversham
 1953 Knights of the Round Table
Simon (uncredited)
 1953 Top of the Form
 1952 Plan for Coal (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1952 His Excellency
Tea Shop Proprietor (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1952 Journey to the Sea (Short)
Bill - Driver (uncredited)
 1951 The Man in the White Suit
Cranford (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1951 Mister Drake's Duck
Maj. Travers
 1950 Stage Fright
1st Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1949 The Singing Princess
Narrator (English version, voice)
 1949 The Hasty Heart
Tommy (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1949 Man on the Run
1st Paratrooper (as Howard Marion Crawford)
 1948 Berkeley Square (TV Movie)
HRH The Duke of Cumberland, KG
 1947 The Phantom Shot
Sgt. Clapper
 1945 Notorious Gentleman
Coldstream Guardsman (uncredited)
 1941 A Voice in the Night
Kummer (as H. Marion-Crawford)
 1940 Night Train to Munich
SS Officer Checking Passes (uncredited)
 1939 The Spy in Black
German Officer in Kieler Hof Hotel (uncredited)
 1938 13 Men and a Gun
 1936 Secret Agent
Karl - Lilli's Fiancé (uncredited)
 1935 Music Hath Charms (uncredited)
 1935 Born for Glory
 1935 Mister Hobo
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1935 Me and Marlborough
Minor Role (uncredited)
Show Show Self (6 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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British character actor, often seen as military or clubroom types in British films and on television. Trained at RADA, where his classmates included Ida Lupino, Anthony Quayle, Vivien Leigh and Trevor Howard. Had a long career as a voice actor in radio drama from the 1930's. He won the Daily Mirror's National Radio Award as outstanding radio actor for 1952-53. He was cast in the part of Dr. ... See more »



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