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John Slater (I) (1916–1975)

John Slater was born on August 22, 1916 in London, England. He was an actor, known for Z Cars (1962), Passport to Pimlico (1949) and Johnny You're Wanted (1956). He was married to Betty. He died on January 9, 1975 in London. See full bio »


(age 58) in London, England, UK

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 1976 Dickens of London (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Tribe
 1969 Canterbury Tales (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1969) ... Carpenter
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Insp. Karl Topfer
- Hotel Torpe (1967) ... Insp. Karl Topfer
 1967 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (TV Series)
Billy Parker
- The Lift (1967) ... Billy Parker
 1966 King of the River (TV Series)
Jack Elliott
- Susanna Goes Fishing (1966) ... Jack Elliott
 1966 The Yellow Hat
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Prime Minister
- The Mercenaries (1965) ... Prime Minister
 1965 Blackmail (TV Series)
- Call Me Friend (1965) ... Lucien
 1961-1964 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Uncle / Tom Evans
- It's Coming Down Harder (1964) ... Uncle
 1964 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- Acquit or Hang (1964)
 1963 A Place to Go
Jack Ellerman
 1960-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Mendel Krick / General Rakovski
- The Fall of Mendel Krick (1963) ... Mendel Krick
- Twentieth Century Theatre: Judgment Day (1960) ... General Rakovski
 1963 Pinky and Perky (TV Series)
Poppa Luigi
- The Pop-In (1963) ... Poppa Luigi
 1962 Maigret (TV Series)
 1961 Nothing Barred
Warder Lockitt
 1961 Three on a Spree
Sid Johnson
 1961 The Night We Got the Bird
Wolf Mannheim (Manny)
 1960 International Detective (TV Series)
Ziggy Mazagan
- The Medina Case (1960) ... Ziggy Mazagan
 1960 On Trial (TV Series)
- The Tichborne Case (1960) ... Claimant
 1960 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Once a Crook (1960) ... Charlie
 1950-1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Bert Taylor / Reggie Plumb / Jones / ...
- It's an Ill Wind (1959) ... Bert Taylor
- A Nest of Robins (1959) ... Reggie Plumb
- Thark (1957) ... Jones
- The Perfect Woman (1956) ... Farini
- Love in a Mist (1956) ... Mr. Evans
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Jack Palmer
- Hot Summer Night (1959) ... Jack Palmer
 1957 The Devil's Pass
Bill Buckle
 1956 Johnny You're Wanted
 1955 Dry Rot (TV Movie)
Alfred Tubbe
 1955 Dollars for Sale (Short)
Loudmouth Willetts
 1954 John Wesley
Condemned Man
 1954 Star of India
 1953 Television Christmas Party (TV Movie)
 1953 Johnny, You're Wanted (TV Mini-Series)
- One Way Traffic (1953) ... Johnny
- Road Narrows (1953) ... Johnny
- Left-hand Drive (1953) ... Johnny
- No Entry (1953) ... Johnny
- Blind Corner (1953) ... Johnny
 1953 The Florentine Fresco (TV Short)
Benvenuto Cellini
 1953 The Long Memory
 1953 Strange Stories
Storyteller / Narrator
 1952 Television Christmas Party (TV Movie)
 1952 The Ringer
 1952 Florentine Bronze (TV Short)
Benvenuto Cellini
 1952 The Florentine Painting (TV Short)
Benvenuto Cellini
 1952 The Faithful City
 1952 The Florentine Apprentice (TV Movie)
Benvenuto Cellini
 1952 The Promise
 1951 A Story of Achievement (Documentary)
Commentator (voice)
 1951 The Third Visitor
James Oliver
 1950 The Song in the Forest (TV Movie)
Konrad Bauer
 1950 Prelude to Fame
Dr. Lorenzo
 1950 The Whole World Over (TV Movie)
Prof. Feodor Vorontsov
 1949 Passport to Pimlico
Frank Huggins
 1948 The Silk Noose
Pudd'n Bason
 1948 Against the Wind
Emile Meyer
 1948 Escape
 1947 It Always Rains on Sunday
Lou - His Brother
 1947 The Soul of Anthony Nero (TV Movie)
Judge Young
 1946 Othello (Short)
 1946 Teheran
Maj. Sergei Soviesky, USSR
 1946 The Rose and Crown (TV Movie)
Harry Tully
 1946 Magic (TV Movie)
The Stranger
 1945 Query
Fred Smith
 1945 The Seventh Veil
 1945 A Yank in London
 1945 Read All About It (Short)
Harry (uncredited)
 1944 A Canterbury Tale
Sergt. Len
 1944 The Hundred Pound Window
 1944 For Those in Peril
A / C1 Wilkie
 1944 Candlelight in Algeria
American Officer
 1943 Deadlock
Fred Bamber / Allan Bamber
 1943 The Adventures of Tartu
Luftwaffe Man with Coffee (uncredited)
 1943 Millions Like Us
Alec - Man at Dance Hall (uncredited)
 1943 Underground Guerrillas
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1943 We Dive at Dawn
Charlie (uncredited)
 1943 The New Lot (Short)
Soldier in Truck (uncredited)
 1942 Went the Day Well?
 1942 The Young Mr. Pitt
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1942 Uncensored
 1942 Unpublished Story
Code soldier (uncredited)
 1942 Wings and the Woman
Officer on Interview Panel
 1942 Flying Fortress
Air Raid Warden (uncredited)
 1942 The Avengers
American Reporter In Oslo Hotel (uncredited)
 1942 A.J. Cronin's Hatter's Castle
Card Player (uncredited)
 1942 Courageous Mr. Penn (uncredited)
 1942 The Harvest Shall Come (Short)
Tom Grimwood (uncredited)
 1942 Those Kids from Town
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1941 The Common Touch
Joe (uncredited)
 1941 'Pimpernel' Smith
Reporter (uncredited)
 1941 Love on the Dole
Agitator on Demonstration (uncredited)
 1941 The Patient Vanishes (uncredited)
 1938 Alf's Button Afloat
Bit Role (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Othello", in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Godfrey Tearle, Diana Wynyard, George Rose, Clement McCallin, Michael Gwynn, Paul Hardwick, Jill Bennett, Michael Bates, Robert Hardy, Edmund Purdom and Robert Shaw in the cast. ... See more »

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Among the possibles for the role of Johnny Ringo (Laurence Payne) in Doctor Who: The Gunfighters. See more »

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