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Dennis Olsen

Dennis Olsen was born on February 28, 1938 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia as Dennis Hans Olsen. He is known for his work on H.M.S. Pinafore (1981), Patience (1995) and Break of Day (1976). See full bio »

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H.M.S. Pinafore
H.M.S. Pinafore Sir Joseph Porter, KCB
Patience Reginald Bunthorne
Break of Day
Break of Day Roger
The Fourth Wish


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 1998 Tre per sempre
Judge Graves
 1995 Patience (TV Movie)
Reginald Bunthorne
 1990 Struck by Lightning
 1983 Under Capricorn (TV Mini-Series)
 1982 Sara Dane (TV Movie)
Captain Thorne
 1980 Iolanthe (TV Movie)
The Lord Chancellor
 1976 Break of Day
 1976 The Fourth Wish
 1969 Good Morning, Mr. Doubleday (TV Series)
Hymie Goldberg
- It Fits Where It Touches (1969) ... Hymie Goldberg
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 1981/I H.M.S. Pinafore (TV Movie) (stage director: operetta)
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 2013 2013 Toyota Racing Series (TV Series)
 2006 Dagens Danmark (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 October 2006 (2006) ... Himself

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An acclaimed actor, singer and pianist, Dennis Olsen is well-known for his comic roles in Gilbert and Sullivan operettas, and it was in this capacity that Dennis Olsen was a member of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company for a year. He is also well-known as a theatre director of opera and operetta. In 1987, Dennis Olsen was made an AO (Officer of the Order of Australia) for his services to the ... See more »

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