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Paddy Ryan (1904–1990)

Paddy Ryan was born in 1904 as Frank Ryan McCree Singletary. He is known for his work on An American Werewolf in London (1981), The Meaning of Life (1983) and The Crimson Permanent Assurance (1983). He died in 1990. See full bio »

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Known For

An American Werewolf in London
(1981)
The Meaning of Life
The Meaning of Life (segment "The Crimson Permanent Assurance")
(1983)
Countess Dracula
(1971)

Filmography

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 1988 Screenplay (TV Series)
Mr. Bromley Jr.
- The Black and Blue Lamp (1988) ... Mr. Bromley Jr.
 1987 Body Contact
George
 1986 Worlds Beyond (TV Series)
Mr. Purvis
- Guardian of the Past (1986) ... Mr. Purvis
 1985 The Last Place on Earth (TV Mini-Series)
Butler
- Minor Diversions (1985) ... Butler
 1983 The Nation's Health (TV Series)
Patient - Henry Staples
- Collapse (1983) ... Patient - Henry Staples
- Chronic (1983) ... Patient - Henry Staples
- Decline (1983) ... Patient - Henry Staples
 1983 The Meaning of Life (segment "The Crimson Permanent Assurance")
 1979 Danger UXB (TV Series)
Postman
- Butterfly Winter (1979) ... Postman
 1975 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Kaled Scientist
 1974 Steptoe and Son (TV Series)
 1974 Sex Through the Ages
Accomplice
 1972 The Reprieve (Short)
Hangman
 1972 Doomwatch
Grandfather Murray
 1972 The Adventurer (TV Series)
Zenn
- Action! (1972) ... Zenn
 1971 The Persuaders! (TV Series)
Cinema Projectionist / First Agent on Train
- Angie... Angie (1971) ... Cinema Projectionist (uncredited)
- Anyone Can Play (1971) ... First Agent on Train (uncredited)
 1971 Countess Dracula
Man
 1970 It's the Only Way to Go (Short)
 1969 My Partner the Ghost (TV Series)
Larry
- Whoever Heard of a Ghost Dying? (1969) ... Larry
 1965-1968 The Avengers (TV Series)
CGC Man / Gym Heavy
- Super Secret Cypher Snatch (1968) ... CGC Man (uncredited)
- The Master Minds (1965) ... Gym Heavy (uncredited)
 1967 Escape (TV Series)
Security guard
- Three to a Cell (1967) ... Security guard
 1966 Adam Adamant Lives! (TV Series)
1st Gardener
- A Slight Case of Reincarnation (1966) ... 1st Gardener (uncredited)
 1965 Operation Crossbow
Power Plant Operator (uncredited)
 1963 The Saint (TV Series)
Pietro Mancinelli
- The King of the Beggars (1963) ... Pietro Mancinelli (uncredited)
 1960 Man from Interpol (TV Series)
Crook
- The Odds on Murder (1960) ... Crook
 1958 Assignment Redhead
Cash, the man with the gun
 1954 Hell Below Zero
Manders
 1953 Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue
Fencible
 1953 The Sword and the Rose
Bargeman
 1950 Dick Barton at Bay
Fingers
 1949 Diamond City
Digger (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

God save me from brave men.

Trademark:

His most famous stunt: the "high fall" in the film Ivanhoe

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