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John Saunders (I) (1921–1992)

John Saunders was born on October 27, 1921 in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England as Louis John Saunders. He was an actor, known for The Kill Reflex (1989), Lunatics: A Love Story (1991) and The Yellow Jacket (1948). He died on July 23, 1992 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 70) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Kill Reflex
The Kill Reflex Lt. Morgan
(1989)
Lunatics: A Love Story
Lunatics: A Love Story Uncle Al Ewell
(1991)
The Yellow Jacket
The Yellow Jacket Governor Wu / Wu Hoo Git
(1948)
Haunted: The Ferryman
Haunted: The Ferryman Bookshop manager
(1974)

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 1992 Clowning Around
Andreas
 1991 Lunatics: A Love Story
Uncle Al Ewell (voice)
 1989 The Kill Reflex
Lt. Morgan
 1988 The Return of Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
Dr Richards
- The Devil's Foot (1988) ... Dr Richards
 1987 Executive Stress (TV Series)
David
- Episode #2.3 (1987) ... David
 1986 All Passion Spent (TV Series)
Porter
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... Porter
 1985 Palace of Dreams (TV Mini-Series)
Stan
 1984 The Last Bastion (TV Mini-Series)
ALP Member
 1983 Sons and Daughters (TV Series)
Russ Gilmour
- Episode #1.334 (1983) ... Russ Gilmour
 1979 Henry V (TV Movie)
Duke of Orleans
 1979 Thomas and Sarah (TV Series)
Mr. Drew
- Alma Mater (1979) ... Mr. Drew
 1979 Rebecca (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Baker
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Dr. Baker
 1978 1990 (TV Series)
Carter
- Ordeal by Small Brown Envelope (1978) ... Carter
 1976 The New Avengers (TV Series)
Titherbridge
- Target! (1976) ... Titherbridge (uncredited)
 1976 Hadleigh (TV Series)
Simon Wigram
- Time Out (1976) ... Simon Wigram
 1975 Thriller (TV Series)
Man
- A Killer with Two Faces (1975) ... Man
 1974 Haunted: The Ferryman (TV Movie)
Bookshop manager
 1974 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
Man
- A Killer with Two Faces (1974) ... Man
 1974 Bedtime Stories (TV Series)
Bertram
- Sleeping Beauty (1974) ... Bertram
 1972 The Venturers (TV Movie)
Flood
 1971 Play for Today (TV Series)
Dr. Charles / Schoolmaster
- O Fat White Woman (1971) ... Dr. Charles
- Traitor (1971) ... Schoolmaster
 1971 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
TV Interviewer
- Brown Skin Gal, Stay Home and Mind Bay-Bee (1971) ... TV Interviewer
 1971 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Perris
- The Shattered Eye (1971) ... Perris
 1971 The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder (TV Series)
Master of Foxhounds
- Find the Lady (1971) ... Master of Foxhounds
 1971 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
Speaker at Debate
- Darwin's Bulldog (1971) ... Speaker at Debate
 1971 Man at the Top (TV Series)
Vicar
- The Name But Not the Game (1971) ... Vicar
 1969 The First Churchills (TV Mini-Series)
Prince Eugene
- Not Without Honour (1969) ... Prince Eugene
- Breaking the Circle (1969) ... Prince Eugene
- A Famous Victory (1969) ... Prince Eugene
 1968 Driveway (TV Series)
Mr. Parks
- A Problem with Harry (1968) ... Mr. Parks
 1965-1967 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Fifth Committee Member / March Hare
- Message for Posterity (1967) ... Fifth Committee Member
- Alice (1965) ... March Hare
 1965 Front Page Story (TV Series)
Ellerton
- Drop a Spot of Acid on It (1965) ... Ellerton
 1965 Londoners (TV Series)
Raphael
- Kill Three (1965) ... Raphael
 1964-1965 Story Parade (TV Series)
Martin Bowles / Charles Fox / Fredric Captax
- The Bachelors (1965) ... Martin Bowles
- Bargains at Special Prices (1964) ... Charles Fox
- A Travelling Woman (1964) ... Fredric Captax
 1964-1965 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Mr. Arnott / Mr.Arnott / Leeuwenhoek
- Episode #1.787 (1965) ... Mr. Arnott
- Ben Gunn's Christmas Journey (1964) ... Mr.Arnott / Leeuwenhoek
- Episode #1.753 (1964) ... Mr. Arnott
- Episode #1.750 (1964) ... Mr. Arnott
- Episode #1.749 (1964) ... Mr. Arnott
 1964 It's Dark Outside (TV Series)
Host
- One Man's Right (1964) ... Host
 1963 Friday Night (TV Series)
Comedian
 1963 Lorna Doone (TV Mini-Series)
Kitch
- A Summons to London (1963) ... Kitch
 1959 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Sgt. Beamish
- The Man Who Left His Coat (1959) ... Sgt. Beamish
 1959 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Tom Cuthbert
- Episode #1.9 (1959) ... Tom Cuthbert
 1956-1958 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Reginald Hornby / Charles, the Dauphin / Mr. Davis
- The Land of Promise (1958) ... Reginald Hornby
- Henry Irving (1956) ... Mr. Davis
 1958 The Riddle of the Red Wolf (TV Series)
The Emperor
- Where's That Wolf? (1958) ... The Emperor
 1957 Peace and Quiet (TV Movie)
Arthur Whitworth
 1957 Potts and the Phantom Piper (TV Series)
Lloyd
- The Stranger in the Dungeon (1957) ... Lloyd
- Potts Sets a Trap (1957) ... Lloyd
- The Secret Agent (1957) ... Lloyd
 1956 Nom-de-Plume (TV Series)
Cecil Rhodes
- A Rough Diamond (1956) ... Cecil Rhodes
 1956 Wild Decembers (TV Movie)
George Smith
 1956 Miss Chloe (TV Movie)
Hotel receptionist
 1954 Six Characters in Search of an Author (TV Movie)
The Stage Manager
 1948 The Yellow Jacket (TV Movie)
Governor Wu / Wu Hoo Git
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in T.S. Eliot's play, "Murder in the Cathedral", at the Library Theatre in Manchester, England with John Brooking, Ralph Nossek, Michael Robbins, Diane Cilento, Peter Lambert, Frederick Bartman, Alec Gunn and Colin Trevor in the cast. Stuart Latham was the director.
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Star Sign:

Scorpio

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