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Max Wall (I) (1908–1990)


Max Wall was born on March 12, 1908 in Brixton, London, England as Maxwell George Lorimer. He was an actor and writer, known for Jabberwocky (1977), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) and Born and Bred (1978). He died on May 22, 1990 in London. See full bio »

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(age 82) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Jabberwocky
Jabberwocky King Bruno the Questionable
(1977)
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
(1968)
Born and Bred
Born and Bred Tommy Tonsley
(1978-1980)
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit Flintwinch
(1987)

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 1990 Dark River (TV Movie)
The Stranger
 1990 A Fear of Silence (Short)
Old Man
 1990 Strike It Rich
Bowles
 1987 Little Dorrit
Flintwinch
 1986 Zastrozzi: A Romance (TV Mini-Series)
Oliver the Priest
- Murder (1986) ... Oliver the Priest
- Seduction (1986) ... Oliver the Priest
- Capture (1986) ... Oliver the Priest
 1985 Earthstars (TV Movie)
 1985 Mrs. Capper's Birthday (TV Movie)
Mr. Godsall
 1982-1984 Jane (TV Series)
Tombs
- Episode #2.5 (1984) ... Tombs
- Episode #2.4 (1984) ... Tombs
- Episode #2.3 (1984) ... Tombs
- Episode #2.2 (1984) ... Tombs
- Episode #2.1 (1984) ... Tombs
 1984 Shelley (TV Series)
Jim
- Owed to the Electrician (1984) ... Jim
 1982-1983 Minder (TV Series)
Appearance by / Ernie
- Minder's Christmas Bonus (1983) ... Appearance by
- The Birdman of Wormwood Scrubs (1982) ... Ernie
 1983 Father's Day (TV Series)
Groundsman
- The Invisible Man (1983) ... Groundsman
 1982 Educating Marmalade (TV Series)
The Judge
- Short Sharp Shock (1982) ... The Judge
 1982 An Evening with Max Wall (TV Movie)
 1978-1980 Born and Bred (TV Series)
Tommy Tonsley
- Don't Cry for Me, Wandsworth High Street (1980) ... Tommy Tonsley
- Nothing to Spoil Our Joy (1980) ... Tommy Tonsley
- Next Day on Your Dressing Room (1980) ... Tommy Tonsley
- C'est Si Bon (1980) ... Tommy Tonsley
- Meeting Your Obligations (1980) ... Tommy Tonsley
 1979 Hanover Street
Harry Pike
 1979 The Other One (TV Series)
Mr. Tanner
- Episode #2.6 (1979) ... Mr. Tanner
 1979 Emmerdale Farm (TV Series)
Arthur Braithwaite
- Episode #1.508 (1979) ... Arthur Braithwaite
- Episode #1.507 (1979) ... Arthur Braithwaite
- Episode #1.506 (1979) ... Arthur Braithwaite
- Episode #1.505 (1979) ... Arthur Braithwaite
- Episode #1.504 (1979) ... Arthur Braithwaite
 1978-1979 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Harry Payne
- Episode #1.1869 (1979) ... Harry Payne
- Episode #1.1868 (1979) ... Harry Payne
- Episode #1.1865 (1978) ... Harry Payne
- Episode #1.1864 (1978) ... Harry Payne
 1978 Target (TV Series)
Geoffrey Wyatt
- Queen's Pardon (1978) ... Geoffrey Wyatt
 1978 The Hound of the Baskervilles
Arthur Barrymore
 1977 Charm (TV Movie)
Harry Hewlitt
 1977 The Sunday Drama (TV Series)
Harry Hewlett
- Charm (1977) ... Harry Hewlett
 1977 Drama (TV Series)
Vladimir
- Waiting for Godot by Beckett (1977) ... Vladimir
 1977 Jabberwocky
King Bruno the Questionable
 1975 Max Wall: Funny Man (Short)
Professor Wallofski / Cashier / Manager / ...
 1974 Thriller (TV Series)
Jorg Kesselheim / George Thibedon
- A Killer in Every Corner (1974) ... Jorg Kesselheim / George Thibedon
 1973 Second City Firsts (TV Series)
Harry
- Patrons (1973) ... Harry
 1972 Play for Today (TV Series)
Les
- The Bouncing Boy (1972) ... Les
 1972 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Reinhardt
- Franklin's Farm (1972) ... Reinhardt
 1970 Inside George Webley (TV Series)
Mr. Garrick
- A Muse of Fire (1970) ... Mr. Garrick
 1969 The Nine Ages of Nakedness
Roundhead Leader (segment "The Cavaliers")
 1968 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Inventor
 1967 The Fearless Vampire Killers: Vampires 101 (Short)
Professor Cecil Havelock-Montague, Ph.D., LL.D., B.A.T.
 1966 David Nixon's Comedy Bandbox (TV Series)
Guest / Guest.
- Episode #1.10 (1966) ... Guest
- Episode #1.2 (1966) ... Guest.
 1964 Crossroads (TV Series)
Walter Soper
 1960 That's Odd (Short)
 1950 Come Dance with Me
Manager
 1938 Save a Little Sunshine
Walter
 1934 On the Air
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He performed in the revue, "Black and Blue," at the London Hippodrome in London, England with George Black's Intimate Rag, Frances Day, Vic Oliver, Hedli Anderson, and Eleanor Knight in the cast. Robert Nesbitt and Roy Rich were directors. Wendy Toy was choreographer. See more »
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His father was also a stage comedian, Jock Lorimer. See more »

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