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André Morell (I) (1909–1978)


André Morell was born on August 20, 1909 in London, England as Cecil André Mesritz. He was an actor, known for The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Ben-Hur (1959) and Barry Lyndon (1975). He was married to Joan Greenwood. He died on November 28, 1978 in London. See full bio »

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(age 69) in London, England, UK

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 1978 The Professionals (TV Series)
Brigadier Stadden
- A Stirring of Dust (1978) ... Brigadier Stadden
 1978 Parables (TV Series)
Sir James Jansen
- Another Weekend (1978) ... Sir James Jansen
 1978 Will Shakespeare (TV Mini-Series)
Edward Alleyn
- Dead Shepherd (1978) ... Edward Alleyn
 1960-1978 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
Gantry / Emmett Sloane / Guthrie / ...
- The Last Romantic (1978) ... Gantry
- Forget -Me- Knot (1976) ... Emmett Sloane
- Theatre 60:The Devil Makes Sunday (1960) ... Major Childs
 1977 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Cyril Horsham
- Waste (1977) ... Cyril Horsham
 1977 Mr. Big (TV Series)
Sir Morris Fender
- The Prune Case (1977) ... Sir Morris Fender
 1977 The Velvet Glove (TV Series)
Ben Greet
- Auntie's Niece (1977) ... Ben Greet
 1976 Forget Me Not (TV Series)
Emmett Sloane
- Old (1976) ... Emmett Sloane
 1974 Armchair Cinema (TV Series)
Andre Fage
- The Prison (1974) ... Andre Fage
 1973 Special Branch (TV Series)
Scabrienski
- Polonaise (1973) ... Scabrienski
 1972 Spyder's Web (TV Series)
Lord Rashmore
- The Executioners (1972) ... Lord Rashmore
 1972 The Adventurer (TV Series)
Father Antonius
- Full Fathom Five (1972) ... Father Antonius
 1966-1971 Public Eye (TV Series)
Robert Stuart / Bishop
- A Mug Named Frank (1971) ... Robert Stuart
- No, No, Nothing Like That (1966) ... Bishop
 1971 The Expert (TV Series)
Major Williams
- A Scientific Fact (1971) ... Major Williams
 1971 Play for Today (TV Series)
Sir Geoffrey Wolf
- Hell's Angel (1971) ... Sir Geoffrey Wolf
 1970 Big Brother (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Bryant
- A Little Bit Like a God (1970) ... Lord Bryant
 1969 W. Somerset Maugham (TV Series)
Howard Joyce
- The Letter (1969) ... Howard Joyce
 1969 Love Story (TV Series)
 1969 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Piers Collingham
- Murder: Return to Yesterday (1969) ... Piers Collingham
 1968 The Caesars (TV Series)
Tiberius
- Caligula (1968) ... Tiberius
- Sejanus (1968) ... Tiberius
- Germanicus (1968) ... Tiberius
- Augustus (1968) ... Tiberius
 1967 Conflict (TV Series)
Morell
- Candida (1967) ... Morell
 1966 Knock on Any Door (TV Series)
- White Rhino (1966)
 1965 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Richard Heyrick
- The Siege of Manchester (1965) ... Richard Heyrick
 1963-1965 The Avengers (TV Series)
Horatio 'King' Kane / Lord Basil Teale
- Death at Bargain Prices (1965) ... Horatio 'King' Kane
- Death of a Batman (1963) ... Lord Basil Teale (as Andre Morell)
 1965 The Saint (TV Series)
Bernhard Raxel
- The Crime of the Century (1965) ... Bernhard Raxel
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Sir Duncan
- The Affair at Castelevara (1965) ... Sir Duncan (as Andre Morell)
 1965 Court Martial (TV Series)
General Wesley
- Operation Makeshift (1965) ... General Wesley (as Andre Morell)
 1963 Maupassant (TV Series)
The Abbe Vilbois
- Consequences (1963) ... The Abbe Vilbois
 1963 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
Judge Sir Desmond Shaw
- Fourteen Ghosts (1963) ... Judge Sir Desmond Shaw
 1956-1962 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Elver Task / Halvard Solness / Doctor Sloper / ...
- The Big Ride (1962) ... Elver Task
- The Heiress (1957) ... Doctor Sloper
- Tears in the Wind (1956) ... Etienne
 1961 Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Gen. Guenther Hautmann
- The Avengers (1961) ... Gen. Guenther Hautmann
 1960 On Trial (TV Series)
Sir Edward Clarke
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Wilhelm Schindler
- Twentieth Century Theatre: Musical Chairs (1960) ... Wilhelm Schindler
 1959 International Detective (TV Series)
Howard Conway
- The Conway Case (1959) ... Howard Conway
 1959 H.G.Wells' Invisible Man (TV Series)
General Shafari
- Man in Power (1959) ... General Shafari (as Andre Morell)
 1958 White Hunter (TV Series)
Rankin / Manderley
- The Lonely Place (1958) ... Rankin
- Run to Earth (1958) ... Manderley
 1956-1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Judge Bentley / Greek wrestling champion / David
- Pickup Girl (1957) ... Judge Bentley
- The Roof Garden (1957) ... Greek wrestling champion
- Stolen Face (1956) ... David
 1957 Overseas Press Club - Exclusive! (TV Series)
Sven
- The Man Who Changed Faces (1957) ... Sven
 1957 Assignment Foreign Legion (TV Series)
Colonel Laurent
- The Volunteer (1957) ... Colonel Laurent
 1956 The Buccaneers (TV Series)
Governor
- Gunpowder Plot (1956) ... Governor (as Andre Morell)
 1955-1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Georges / Jan / Capt. Arthur Welch
- Gabrielle (1956) ... Georges
- The Immigrant (1955) ... Jan
- Atlantic Night (1955) ... Capt. Arthur Welch
 1956 Theatre Royal (TV Series)
Doctor
- The Assassin (1956) ... Doctor
 1955 Terminus (TV Series)
Michal Lincoln
- Margin for Error (1955) ... Michal Lincoln
 1950-1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
O'Brien / Dr. Leon Weissberg / Dr. Albert Schweitzner / ...
- Nineteen Eighty-Four (1954) ... O'Brien (as Andre Morell)
- Trouble in the Sun (1953) ... Dr. Leon Weissberg
- Othello (1950) ... Othello
 1954 Nineteen Eighty-Four (TV Movie)
O'Brien
 1953 It Is Midnight, Doctor Schweitzer (TV Movie)
Dr. Albert Schweitzer
 1948 Wuthering Heights (TV Movie)
Hindley
 1947 The Moon in the Yellow River (TV Movie)
Dobelle
 1947 The Merchant of Venice (TV Movie)
Bassanio
 1946 Arms and the Man (TV Movie)
Bluntschli
 1946 Death of a Rat (TV Movie)
Wilts
 1946 The Queen's Husband (TV Movie)
Dr. Fellman
 1939 Sun Up (TV Movie)
Rufe Cagle
 1938 Cyrano de Bergerac (TV Movie)
Le Bret
 1938 Trelawny of the Wells (TV Movie)
 1938 The Rivals (TV Movie)
Faulkland
 1938 Bardell Against Pickwick (TV Movie)
 1938 Lady Precious Stream (TV Movie)
 1938 Pride and Prejudice (TV Movie)
Mr. Wickham
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He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Romeo and Juliet", at the Streatham Hill Theatre in Streatham Hill, London, England in an Old Vic Theatre production with Robert Donat, Constance Cummings, Marie Ney, Stewart Granger, Sonia Dresdel, Andrew Cruickshank and Max Adrian in the cast. Esme Church was the director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

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Before being cast as Professor Bernard Quatermass in Quatermass and the Pit (1958), he had been the first choice for the role prior to the production of The Quatermass Experiment (1953) but had turned it down. Following Tate's sudden death on August 23, 1955, he was once again offered the role in Quatermass II (1955) but turned it down for the second time. John Robinson was cast in his stead. ... See more »

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