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Ivan Samson (1894–1963)

Ivan Samson was born on August 28, 1894 in Brighton, East Sussex, England. He was an actor, known for The Browning Version (1951), Twice Two (1920) and The Twelve Pound Look (1950). He died on May 1, 1963 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 68) in London, England, UK

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 1961-1962 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Magistrate / Coroner
- Counsel for the Defence (1962) ... Magistrate
- Duffy Draws a Bonus (1961) ... Magistrate
- The Burn-Up (1961) ... Coroner
 1959-1960 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Colonel Dipura / Commissioner
- Raising Old Harry (1960) ... Colonel Dipura
- Who Is Gustav Varnia? (1959) ... Commissioner
 1960 Somerset Maugham Hour (TV Series)
- The Facts of Life (1960) ... Performer
 1959 The Army Game (TV Series)
Court President
- The Bisley Court Martial (1959) ... Court President
 1959 Libel
Adm. Loddon
 1958 The Sky Larks (TV Series)
Capt. Hunter
- Joining Routine (1958) ... Capt. Hunter
 1957 You Pay Your Money
Steve Mordaunt
 1957 Vanity Fair (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... Brigadier
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Morning Departure (1956) ... Various (voice)
 1956 The March Hare
 1953-1954 The Teckman Biography (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Hilton
- Third Person Singular (1954) ... Det. Insp. Hilton
- The Man (1954) ... Det. Insp. Hilton
- A Cable from Kesner (1954) ... Det. Insp. Hilton
- Charmaine (1954) ... Det. Insp. Hilton
- The Proposition (1953) ... Det. Insp. Hilton
 1953 Innocents in Paris (uncredited)
 1950-1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Charles Ransom / Bernard Bazire
- Moonshine (1953) ... Charles Ransom
 1952 Operation Diplomat (TV Series)
Colonel Wyman
- The Other Man (1952) ... Colonel Wyman
- A Change of Plan (1952) ... Colonel Wyman
- Under Suspicion (1952) ... Colonel Wyman
- Two Dozen Carnations (1952) ... Colonel Wyman
- Sir Oliver Peters (1952) ... Colonel Wyman
 1951 The Secret of the Sampler (TV Short)
Colonel Benson
 1950 Paul Temple's Triumph
Major Murray
 1950 Family Affairs (TV Series)
Captain Butson, RN
- The Laughing Cavalier (1950) ... Captain Butson, RN
 1949 The Gay Adventure
Commanding Officer (as Ivan Sampson)
 1949 Landfall
Commander Rutherford
 1949 Deep Waters (TV Movie)
The Chaplain
 1948 The Winslow Boy
Capt. Flower
 1948 The Leopard's Spots (TV Short)
Major General von Biedermann
 1948 Men of Darkness (TV Movie)
Bernard Bazire
 1947 Weep for the Cyclops (TV Movie)
Dr. Berkeley
 1947 The Valiant (TV Movie)
The Prison Governor
 1946 Suspect (TV Movie)
Dr. Rendle
 1946 Dangerous Corner (TV Movie)
Robert Caplan
 1945 Waltz Time
Captain of Gendarmes
 1938 Stepping Toes
Mr. Warrington
 1938 The White Chateau (TV Movie)
 1938 Libel (TV Movie)
Sir Wilfred Kelling, K.C., M.P. (1939 version, as Ivan Sampson)
 1937 Theatre Parade (TV Series)
- Hassan: Part 2 (1937) ... Ishak
- Hassan: Part 1 (1937) ... Ishak
 1936 Hail and Farewell
Col. Oldham
 1935 Music Hath Charms (uncredited)
 1935 Honours Easy
William Barton
 1935 Regal Cavalcade
 1935 The Student's Romance
Grand Duke of Westphalia
 1934 April Blossoms
Hutten Bremmer
 1934 White Ensign
 1931 Many Waters
Philip Sales
 1927 The Fake
Clifford Howe
 1923 Swords and the Woman
Viscount de Mornay
 1920 Twice Two (Short)
Jack Romer
 1920 Nance
Bernard Yorke
 1919 The Miracle of Love (uncredited)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in James Bernard Fagan's play, "And So to Bed," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Edmund Gwenn, Yvonne Arnaud, Mary Grey, Alfred Clark, Gwendolen Evans, Kitty De Leigh, Allan Jeayes, and Reginald Smith in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ivan Sampson

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