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Gerik Schjelderup (1899–1985)

Gerik Schjelderup was born on November 27, 1899 in Dresden, Germany. He was an actor, known for The Cruel Sea (1953), Our Man in Havana (1959) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He was married to Natalie Moya. He died in 1985 in Germany. See full bio »


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The Cruel Sea
The Cruel Sea Norwegian Captain
Our Man in Havana
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Detlev / Neutral visitor / Peter
The Great Manhunt


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 1969 The Assassination Bureau
Bureau Member (uncredited)
 1965 The Saint (TV Series)
- The Crime of the Century (1965) ... Klaus (uncredited)
 1962 Z Cars (TV Series)
Norwegian Bosun
- Big Catch (1962) ... Norwegian Bosun
 1961 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Karl Eberhardt
- Drama '61: The Takers (1961) ... Karl Eberhardt
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Detlev, waiter
- Summer Theatre: The Devil's General (1960) ... Detlev, waiter
 1960 Man from Interpol (TV Series)
- The Feathered Friend (1960) ... Myner
 1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- Night of January 16th (1960) ... Jungquist
 1959 Our Man in Havana
 1959 Charlie Drake (TV Series)
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
First Mate Larsen
- Soundings (1959) ... First Mate Larsen
 1959 Operation Amsterdam
De Matteos (uncredited)
 1958 The Money Man (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Trenker
- Episode #1.6 (1958) ... Dr. Trenker
- Episode #1.5 (1958) ... Dr. Trenker
- Episode #1.4 (1958) ... Dr. Trenker
- Episode #1.3 (1958) ... Dr. Trenker
- Episode #1.2 (1958) ... Dr. Trenker
 1958 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
- Heroes Don't Care (1958) ... Trondsen
 1957 The Schirmer Inheritance (TV Series)
Monsieur Hagen
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... Monsieur Hagen
 1957 O.S.S. (TV Series)
Dr. Henni
- Operation Sardine (1957) ... Dr. Henni
 1956 Assignment Foreign Legion (TV Series)
- The Thin Line (1956)
 1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Lars Ileson
- Deadline: Vienna (1956) ... Lars Ileson
 1951-1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Detlev / Neutral visitor / Peter
- The Devil's General (1955) ... Detlev
- A Month of Sundays (1952) ... Neutral visitor
- The Bridesman Danger (1951) ... Peter
 1954 Heidi Grows Up (TV Mini-Series)
- The Secret of the Cave (1954) ... Warden
- Chel (1954) ... Warden
 1953 Epitaph for a Spy (TV Mini-Series)
- Epitaph (1953) ... Schimler
- All Men Are Liars (1953) ... Schimler
- Ultimatum (1953) ... Schimler
- Violence (1953) ... Schimler
- Go Spy the Land (1953) ... Schimler
 1953 The Cruel Sea
Norwegian Captain
 1952 Jan and His Clogs (TV Movie)
A Dutchman
 1950 Traveller's Joy
 1950 The Great Manhunt
 1948 Operation Diamond
Jan van der Meer
 1948 Nurse Cavell (TV Movie)
The Baron
 1948 The Leopard's Spots (TV Short)
Lieutenant General von Loeper
 1947 Victoria Regina (TV Movie)
Prince Ernest
 1946 The Man with the Cloak Full of Holes (TV Movie)
Professor of Geography
 1944 A Canterbury Tale
Chaucer (uncredited)
 1943 We Dive at Dawn (uncredited)
 1941 Gasbags
O.P. Sentry (uncredited)
 1940 Neutral Port (uncredited)
 1936 Theatre Parade (TV Series)
Second Tempter / Knight
- Murder in the Cathedral (1936) ... Second Tempter / Knight (as G.R. Schjelderup)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in T.S. Eliot's play, "Murder in the Cathedral," at the Mercury Theatre in London, England with Robert Speaight, Alfred Clark, Denis Carey, Frank Napier, Stuart Latham, Guy Belmore, Norman Chidget, and E. Martin Browne in the cast. Properties made by Bernard Miles. See more »

Alternate Names:

G.R. Schjelderup

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Son of Norwegian dramatic composer Gerhard Schjelderup

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