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Robert Raglan (1909–1985)


Robert Raglan was born on April 7, 1909 in Reigate, Surrey, England as Robert Edward Oliver Cornewall-Walker. He was an actor, known for The Invisible Man (1958), Patrol Car (1954) and The Adventures of the Big Man (1956). He died on July 18, 1985 in Wandsworth, London, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Invisible Man
The Invisible Man Detective Inspector Heath
(1959)
Patrol Car
Patrol Car Det. Sgt. Wyatt / Detective Sergeant / Detective Sims / Frankie
(1954-1955)
The Adventures of the Big Man
(1956)
Dixon of Dock Green
Dixon of Dock Green Superintendent / Herbert Franklin / Judge
(1959-1969)

Filmography

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 1983 Keep Off the Grass (Short)
Man with Darkie
 1980-1983 Shelley (TV Series)
The C.B.E. / Tom
- The Party (1983) ... The C.B.E.
- Expletive Deleted (1980) ... Tom
 1983 The Two Ronnies (TV Series)
The Colonel
- Episode #10.2 (1983) ... The Colonel
 1983 The Citadel (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Whinney
- Part 6 (1983) ... Dr. Whinney
 1982 Kelly Monteith (TV Series)
- Episode #4.6 (1982)
 1982 Never the Twain (TV Series)
Tax Inspector
- The More We Are Together (1982) ... Tax Inspector
 1982 A Kind of Loving (TV Mini-Series)
Maurice Kendall
- October 1973: Part 1 (1982) ... Maurice Kendall
 1982 Nancy Astor (TV Mini-Series)
MP
- Guest for the Weekend (1982) ... MP
 1982 Let There Be Love (TV Series)
Solicitor
- Your Place or Mine (1982) ... Solicitor
 1981 It Takes a Worried Man (TV Series)
Blanchard
- Frankly Speaking (1981) ... Blanchard
 1980 The Mirror Crack'd
Villager (uncredited)
 1980 Wainwright's Law (TV Series)
Clerk of the court
- A Short, Sharp Shock (1980) ... Clerk of the court
 1980 Grundy (TV Series)
Dr. Ayres
- First Encounters of a Close Kind (1980) ... Dr. Ayres
 1979 Suez 1956 (TV Movie)
Sir Robert Menzies
 1978-1979 George & Mildred (TV Series)
Mr Bowles / Brown / Mr Clifton-White
- A Driving Ambition (1979) ... Mr Bowles
- Just the Job (1978) ... Brown
- Opportunity Knocks (1978) ... Mr Clifton-White
 1979 Churchill and the Generals (TV Movie)
Gen. Maitland Wilson
 1979 Robin's Nest (TV Series)
Carter
- Albert's Ball (1979) ... Carter
 1978 The Upchat Connection (TV Series)
Uncle Henry
- A Game of Singles (1978) ... Uncle Henry
 1978 Life Begins at Forty (TV Series)
Doctor Bailey
- And Baby Makes Three (1978) ... Doctor Bailey
 1978 Whodunnit? (TV Series)
George Richardson
- Diamonds Are Almost Forever (1978) ... George Richardson
 1978 Going Straight (TV Series)
Inspector
- Going Off the Rails (1978) ... Inspector
 1970-1977 Dad's Army (TV Series)
the Colonel / The Colonel / Captain Pritchard / ...
- Never Too Old (1977) ... the Colonel
- Wake-Up Walmington (1977) ... The Colonel
- Is There Honey Still for Tea? (1975) ... the Colonel
- Ring Dem Bells (1975) ... the Colonel
- The Captain's Car (1974) ... The Colonel
 1977 You're Only Young Twice (TV Series)
Mr. Whittaker
- Stranger in Paradise (1977) ... Mr. Whittaker
 1977 The Many Wives of Patrick (TV Series)
Sir Charles Collins
- The Secret Life of Harold (1977) ... Sir Charles Collins
 1977 The Cedar Tree (TV Series)
Motorist
- A Break in the Circle: Part 1 (1977) ... Motorist
 1974-1976 Spring & Autumn (TV Series)
Mr. Friar / Man Patient / Mr. Bedford
- Episode #4.5 (1976) ... Mr. Friar
- Episode #3.4 (1976) ... Man Patient
- Episode #2.6 (1974) ... Mr. Bedford
 1975 Love Thy Neighbour (TV Series)
Doctor
- Manchester United (1975) ... Doctor
 1972-1974 Bless This House (TV Series)
George Humphries / Sir Maxwell
- The Policeman, the Paint and the Pirates (1974) ... George Humphries
- The First 25 Years Are the Worst (1974) ... George Humphries
- A Rolls by Any Other Name (1972) ... Sir Maxwell
 1974 My Name Is Harry Worth (TV Series)
Magistrate
- The Family Reunion (1974) ... Magistrate
 1974 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Bob
- Mr. Axelford's Angel (1974) ... Bob
 1971-1974 Justice (TV Series)
Henry Simpson / County Court Judge
- Trial for Murder (1974) ... Henry Simpson
- When Did You First Feel the Pain? (1971) ... County Court Judge
 1973-1974 Are You Being Served? (TV Series)
Dr. Wainwright / The 40" Waist
- Big Brother (1974) ... Dr. Wainwright
- Dear Sexy Knickers... (1973) ... The 40" Waist
 1974 The Adventures of Black Beauty (TV Series)
Mr. Sheridan
- Goodbye Beauty (1974) ... Mr. Sheridan
 1973 Oh, Father! (TV Series)
Mr. Bellamy
- The World, My Parish (1973) ... Mr. Bellamy
 1973 Thirty Minutes Worth (TV Series)
- Episode #2.3 (1973)
 1971-1973 Father Dear Father (TV Series)
Mr. Fletcher / Mr. Giddings
- It's in the Book. (1973) ... Mr. Fletcher
- Housey Housey (1971) ... Mr. Giddings
 1972 Doomwatch (TV Series)
General Gunnarson
- Flood (1972) ... General Gunnarson
 1972 Tomorrow (uncredited)
 1972 The Adventurer (TV Series)
Beavis
- Has Anyone Here Seen Kelly? (1972) ... Beavis
 1971 And Mother Makes Three (TV Series)
Member of Parliament
- A Hard Day Out (1971) ... Member of Parliament
 1971 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
Doctor
 1971 Catch Me a Spy
Ambassador
 1971 Crime of Passion (TV Series)
Inspector Richard
- Louis (1971) ... Inspector Richard
 1971 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
- Episode #10.4 (1971)
 1971 The Liver Birds (TV Series)
Manager
- Promotion (1971) ... Manager
 1971 Dad's Army
Inspector Hardcastle
 1970 Steptoe and Son (TV Series)
Mr. Caldwell
- Tea for Two (1970) ... Mr. Caldwell
 1970 The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
General Strike
 1970 The Main Chance (TV Series)
Judge
- A Man I Know to Be Innocent... (1970) ... Judge
 1970 Toomorrow
Principal (uncredited)
 1970 Loot
Doctor
 1969-1970 A Present for Dickie (TV Series)
Policeman
- Regina Versus Mini (1970) ... Policeman
- Things That Go Bump (1970) ... Policeman
- Episode #1.1 (1969) ... Policeman
 1969 Mr. Digby Darling (TV Series)
Medical officer
- Prime of Life (1969) ... Medical officer
 1969 The Magic Christian
Maltravers
 1969 Hadleigh (TV Series)
Dr. Fielding
- A Memory of Time Past (1969) ... Dr. Fielding
 1959-1969 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Superintendent / Herbert Franklin / Judge
- Exclusive Story (1969) ... Herbert Franklin
- The Wife (1966) ... Superintendent
- The Late Customer (1965) ... Judge
- Man on the Run (1964) ... Superintendent
- The Moonlighter (1962) ... Superintendent
 1969 The First Lady (TV Series)
Lord Murray
- The Whips Are Out (1969) ... Lord Murray
 1969 Horror House
John Bradley
 1969 Mogul (TV Series)
Michael Cater
- Let's All Drop Out Together (1969) ... Michael Cater
 1969 Charge! (TV Series)
Partridge
- What's That Tie You're Wearing? (1969) ... Partridge
- Master and Man (1969) ... Partridge
- Grace and Favour (1969) ... Partridge
- Take Me to Your Stationmaster (1969) ... Partridge
- Divine Science (1969) ... Partridge
 1969 The Old Campaigner (TV Series)
Dr. Pirbright
- Home Cooking (1969) ... Dr. Pirbright
 1968 The Magnificent Six and ½: Bob-a-Job (Short)
Jim, the Second Homeowner
 1968 Subterfuge
Fennimore
 1968 Oh Brother! (TV Series)
 1967 Trapped (TV Series)
Area General Manager
- You're a Brave Man, Jack (1967) ... Area General Manager
 1967 Send Foster (TV Series)
Colonel Regan
- Henry Wasn't There (1967) ... Colonel Regan
 1967 Beggar My Neighbour (TV Series)
Policeman / Police Sergeant
- Laying Down the Law (1967) ... Policeman
- At Home on Saturday (1967) ... Police Sergeant
 1967 The Reluctant Romeo (TV Series)
Warren Hubble
- One Down, Two to Go (1967) ... Warren Hubble
 1967 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Provost
- Safety in Numbers (1967) ... Provost
- Over My Dead Body (1967) ... Provost
 1967 Prehistoric Women
Colonel Hammond
 1966 Vendetta (TV Series)
Supt. Adam
- The Running Man (1966) ... Supt. Adam
 1962-1966 Hugh and I (TV Series)
- Troubled Waters (1966)
- Episode #1.2 (1962)
 1966 Ransom for a Pretty Girl (TV Mini-Series)
Chief Inspector
 1966 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Tom-Tom
- The Snow Ball (1966) ... Tom-Tom
 1966 The Rat Catchers (TV Series)
Superintendent Blythe
- The Umbrella (1966) ... Superintendent Blythe
 1966 The Power Game (TV Series)
Fulton
- Trade Secret (1966) ... Fulton
 1966 Where the Spies Are
Sir Robert
 1966 Barney Is My Darling (TV Series)
- My Son! My Son! (1966)
 1964-1965 Sykes and A... (TV Series)
 1965 The Worker (TV Series)
Johnny
- The Man Who Moved His Head (1965) ... Johnny
 1965 The Dickie Henderson Show (TV Series)
 1960-1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Chief Insp. Blythe / Supt. Radlett / Insp. Randall / ...
- The Hunted and the Hunters (1965) ... Supt. Radlett
- Hanging by a Thread (1964) ... Insp. Randall
- No Previous Convictions (1963) ... Chief Insp. Blythe
- The Smoke Boys (1963) ... Chief Insp. Blythe
- All Dead and Buried (1963) ... Chief Insp. Blythe
 1963-1965 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Jack / Publisher
- Happy Family (1965) ... Jack
- Underworld Knights (1963) ... Publisher
- The Handyman (1963)
 1965 Public Eye (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Tarrant
 1965 Night Train to Surbiton (TV Mini-Series)
Chief Inspector
- Episode #1.6 (1965) ... Chief Inspector
- Episode #1.5 (1965) ... Chief Inspector
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
Jim Fenn, M.P.
- You Can't Win (1965) ... Jim Fenn, M.P.
 1964 Crossroads (TV Series)
Mr. Cooksey
 1964 The Saint (TV Series)
Inspector Maxwell
- Lida (1964) ... Inspector Maxwell
 1964 Miss Adventure (TV Series)
Inspector Reid
- The Velvet Touch: Part 4 (1964) ... Inspector Reid
 1964 The Comedy Man (uncredited)
 1963 Richard the Lionheart (TV Series)
Father Benedict
- The Raiders (1963) ... Father Benedict
 1960-1963 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Dr. Springer / Marcus Smith / Dr. Hubert Welsh
- Double Yolk (1963) ... Dr. Springer
- A Righteous Woman (1962) ... Marcus Smith
- The Happy Man (1960) ... Dr. Hubert Welsh
 1963 Rule of Three (TV Movie)
George Crum
 1963 Bootsie and Snudge (TV Series)
 1962 Benny Hill (TV Series)
- Cry of Innocence (1962)
 1962 Live Now - Pay Later
First Bailiff on Doorstep
 1962 Jigsaw
Chief Constable (uncredited)
 1962 The Traitors
 1962 Two and Two Make Six
Policeman (uncredited)
 1961 Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens (TV Series)
1st Creditor
- David and Mr. Micawber (1961) ... 1st Creditor
 1960-1961 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Cantlie
- Mr. Cole and the Middle Kingdom (1961) ... Mr. Cantlie
- The Ostrich (1960)
 1961 Information Received
Supt. Jeffcote
 1961 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Sparling
- Home at Seven (1961) ... Dr. Sparling
 1960-1961 Danger Man (TV Series)
Storch / Dr. Stanifors
- The Deputy Coyannis Story (1961) ... Storch
- The Girl in Pink Pajamas (1960) ... Dr. Stanifors
 1961 One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Policeman
- The Confession (1961) ... Policeman
 1961 Jango (TV Series)
Inspector Clarke
- Treacle on Three Fingers (1961) ... Inspector Clarke
 1961 The Cheaters (TV Series)
The Captain
- The Schemers (1961) ... The Captain
 1961 A Taste of Money
Simpson
 1954-1960 The Vise (TV Series)
Mr. Keats / Dr. Krile / Governor / ...
- Black Pawn, White Pawn (1960) ... Mr. Keats
- The Black Widow (1959) ... Dr. Krile
- Double Take (1959) ... Governor
- Four Against Three (1958) ... Dr. Stone
- Yellow Robe (1954) ... Inspector Mather
 1960 Wild for Kicks
F.O. Official
 1960 Dead Lucky
Assistant Commissioner (uncredited)
 1957-1960 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Detective Superintendent / 1st Creditor / Doctor
- The Innocent (1960) ... Detective Superintendent
- Young David (1959) ... 1st Creditor
- Michael and Mary (1957) ... Doctor
 1960 Francis Storm Investigates (TV Series)
Ch. Insp. Bloom
- The Black Mermaid (1960) ... Ch. Insp. Bloom
 1960 Man from Interpol (TV Series)
Owens / Police Inspector / 2nd Grocer
- All the Dead Were Harrisons (1960) ... Owens
- No Entry (1960) ... Police Inspector
- A Killer with a Long Arm (1960) ... 2nd Grocer
 1959 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
The Station Sergeant
- The Man Who Lost His Trousers: Part 1 (1959) ... The Station Sergeant
 1959 Follow a Star
Policeman (uncredited)
 1959 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Detective Inspector Heath
- The Rocket (1959) ... Detective Inspector Heath
- Man in Disguise (1959) ... Detective Inspector Heath
- Blind Justice (1959) ... Detective Inspector Heath
 1959 Whack-O! (TV Series)
Sir John Dalton
- Episode #5.1 (1959) ... Sir John Dalton
 1959 A Woman's Temptation
Police Constable
 1959 Charlesworth (TV Series)
Inspector Godfrey
- Open and Shut (1959) ... Inspector Godfrey
 1959 The Heart of a Man
Policeman (uncredited)
 1959 Crime Sheet (TV Series)
 1959 High Jump
Inspector
 1959 No Safety Ahead
Langton
 1959 Web of Suspicion
Inspector Clark
 1959 Innocent Meeting
Martin
 1959 William Tell (TV Series)
Hans
- Gessler's Daughter (1959) ... Hans (uncredited)
- The Bandit (1959) ... Hans
 1959 The Child and the Killer
Inspector
 1959 Great Van Robbery
Surgeon
 1959 Hidden Homicide
Ashbury
 1959 The Flying Doctor (TV Series)
Earl Parker
- The Message (1959) ... Earl Parker
 1958 Corridors of Blood
Wilkes
 1958 Ivanhoe (TV Series)
Martin
- Treasures from Cathay (1958) ... Martin
 1958 A Night to Remember
Carpathia Chief Engineer (uncredited)
 1957-1958 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series)
Prison Warden / The Governor
- Rhyme or Treason (1958) ... Prison Warden (uncredited)
- Dateline - Execution (1957) ... The Governor
 1958 Educated Evans (TV Series)
Sergeant
- All Change (1958) ... Sergeant
 1958 Gideon of Scotland Yard
Dawson (uncredited)
 1958 Violent Playground (uncredited)
 1958 Undercover Girl
Willingdon (as Bob Raglan)
 1957 Count Five and Die
Lt. Miller
 1957 Zoo Baby
Plumber
 1957 Thunder Over Tangier
Inspector Meredith
 1957 The One That Got Away
Bystander (uncredited)
 1957 McCreary Moves In (TV Series)
Brandon
 1957 The Big Chance
Police Inspector
 1957 Overseas Press Club - Exclusive! (TV Series)
Police Inspector
- The Unknown Man (1957) ... Police Inspector
 1957 Five Clues to Fortune
Mr. Robson
 1957 The Crooked Sky
Senior Civil Servant (as Bob Raglan)
 1957 Brothers in Law
Cleaver
 1957 The Adventures of Peter Simple (TV Series)
Miller
- The Snake's Head (1957) ... Miller
 1957 The Strange Case of Dr. Manning
Plainclothesman
 1956 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Count Beaumont
- Ransom (1956) ... Count Beaumont
 1956 The Page of Chinon (TV Movie)
Gaston
 1956 The Adventures of the Big Man (TV Series)
Inspector Wyatt
- The Smugglers (1956) ... Inspector Wyatt
- The Accomplice (1956) ... Inspector Wyatt
- The Gun Runners (1956) ... Inspector Wyatt
- Secret Enemy (1956) ... Inspector Wyatt
- The Runaways (1956) ... Inspector Wyatt
 1956 Nom-de-Plume (TV Series)
Englishman
- A Rough Diamond (1956) ... Englishman
 1956 Adventure Theater (TV Series)
Inspector McKay / Purser
- Falstaff's Fur Coat (1956) ... Inspector McKay
- The Stranger on the Sea (1956) ... Purser
 1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Inspector Bryant
- Mister Purley's Profession (1956) ... Inspector Bryant
 1956 23 Paces to Baker Street
Police Inspector (uncredited)
 1956 Lilli Palmer Theatre (TV Series)
Inspector Stratton
- The Ends of Justice (1956) ... Inspector Stratton
 1956 Private's Progress
General Tomlinson
 1955 Handcuffs, London
Det. Sgt. Wyatt
 1955 Postmark for Danger (uncredited)
 1954-1955 The Grove Family (TV Series)
Police Sergeant / Sgt.-Major Barker Ward
- Windfall (1955) ... Police Sergeant
- Stag Party (1954) ... Sgt.-Major Barker Ward
 1954-1955 Patrol Car (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. Wyatt / Detective Sergeant / Detective Sims / ...
- No Alibi (1955) ... Det. Sgt. Wyatt
- April Fool (1955) ... Det. Sgt. Wyatt
- The Innocent Victims (1955) ... Det. Sgt. Wyatt
- Pin-Point Signature (1955) ... Det. Sgt. Wyatt
- The Hand of Terror (1955) ... Det. Sgt. Wyatt
 1955 The Blakes (TV Mini-Series)
Jim Blake
- Episode #1.4 (1955) ... Jim Blake
- Episode #1.3 (1955) ... Jim Blake
- Episode #1.2 (1955) ... Jim Blake
- Episode #1.1 (1955) ... Jim Blake
 1955 The Mysterious Bullet (Short)
Inspector Dexter
 1955 The Deadliest Sin
Superintendent Beckman
 1955 Absent-Minded Anna (TV Movie)
Mr. Thomas
 1954 Fabian of the Yard
Det. Sgt .Wyatt
 1954 Child's Play
Police Superintendant
 1953 Dear Octopus (TV Movie)
Kenneth Randolph
 1953 Gilbert Harding Speaking of Murder
Inspector McKay (uncredited)
 1953 The Good Beginning
Shelley (uncredited)
 1953 Recoil
Sgt. Perkins
 1953 The Broken Horseshoe (uncredited)
 1953 Little Red Monkey (TV Movie)
Sir Clive
 1952 The Ringer (uncredited)
 1951-1952 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Harry Price / Tug Wilson / 2nd Stranger
- Michael and Mary (1952) ... Harry Price
- The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1951) ... Tug Wilson
- The Skin Game (1951) ... 2nd Stranger
 1947 Nightbeat
Detective Sergeant (uncredited)
 1947 Circus Boy
Trevor
 1947 Kathy's Love Affair (uncredited)
 1946 Morning Departure (TV Movie)
Commander Whately
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English character actor, most at home playing crusty authority figures, particularly military men. Best known in the recurring part of Colonel Pritchard in "Dad's Army" on TV.

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