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Desmond Walter-Ellis (1914–1994)

Desmond Walter-Ellis was born on September 16, 1914 in London, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Home and Beauty (1948), The Magistrate (1946) and The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery (1966). He died in 1994 in Westminster, London. See full bio »

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 1971 The Statue
Mr. Southwick
 1970 Paddy
Butcher's Apprentice
 1969 The Assassination Bureau
Equerry (uncredited)
 1968 The Avengers (TV Series)
- Game (1968) ... Manager
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
- The Memorandum (1967) ... Pillar
 1966 The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery
Leonard Edwards (as Desmond Walter Ellis)
 1965 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series)
Milo Vine
- Out for a Duck (1965) ... Milo Vine
 1965 The World of Wooster (TV Series)
 1961 The Hellfire Club
Lord Chorley (as Desmond Walter Ellis)
 1955-1960 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Johanne / Lieutenant
- Bridge of Sighs (1960) ... Johanne
- Man of Destiny (1955) ... Lieutenant
 1958 Time Out for Peggy (TV Series)
Quentin Beers
- The Courtship (1958) ... Quentin Beers
- The Investor (1958) ... Quentin Beers
 1957 The Ship Was Loaded
Willy Oughton-Formby
 1955 Theatre Royal (TV Series)
 1952 Penny Princess
Alberto - Captain of the guard
 1952 Penny Plain (TV Movie)
 1950 Don't Say Die
The Hon. Bertie Blarney
 1950 A Cup of Kindness (TV Movie)
Charlie Tutt
 1949 A Run for Your Money
Station Announcer
 1949 Cupid and the Commander (TV Movie)
Rex Hollins
 1949 A Word in Your Eye (TV Movie)
 1949 Maytime in Mayfair
Mr. Shelley
 1949 The Bear/The Carrier Pigeon (TV Short)
Grigory Stepanitch Smirnov
 1949 Jill Darling (TV Movie)
Jack Crawford / Pendleton Brookes
 1948 The Rivals (TV Movie)
Captain Absolute
 1948 Lady Luck (TV Movie)
Biff Morton
 1948 Tilly of Bloomsbury (TV Movie)
Percy Welwyn
 1948 Dandy Dick (TV Movie)
Major Tarver
 1948 Home and Beauty (TV Movie)
 1948 For the Love of Mike (TV Movie)
Conway Paton
 1948 Thark (TV Movie)
Ronald Gamble
 1947 Tons of Money (TV Movie)
Aubrey Allington
 1947 Telescope (TV Movie)
 1947 The Handle Bar (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1947)
 1947 Rookery Nook (TV Movie)
Gerald Popkiss
 1947 Yes and No (TV Movie)
The Rev. Mr. Bagshott
 1947 A Cup of Kindness (TV Movie)
Charlie Tutt
 1947 The Princess and the Woodcutter (TV Short)
The Yellow Prince
 1946 Alice in Wonderland (TV Short)
Mad Hatter
 1946 The Magistrate (TV Movie)
Mr. Posket
 1946 The Proposal (TV Movie)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (5 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He performed in Alan Melville, Simon Phipps, Paul Dehn, and Herbret Farjeon's revue, "Penny Plain," at the St. Martin's Theatre in London, England with Joyce Grenfell, Elisabeth Welch, Max Adrian, Rose Hill, Moyra Fraser, Julian Orchard, and Jimmy Thompson in the cast. Laurier Lister was director. Richard Addinsell, Donald ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Desmond Walter Ellis

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