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Manning Wilson (1918–1997)

Manning Wilson was born on February 17, 1918 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England as Donald Stanley Manning Wilson. He was an actor, known for Tales from the Crypt (1972), Joanna (1968) and Gunpowder Guy (1953). He was married to Jo Manning Wilson. He died on December 9, 1997 in Falmouth, Cornwall, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Tales from the Crypt
Tales from the Crypt Vicar (segment 3 "Poetic Justice")
(1972)
Joanna
Joanna Inspector
(1968)
Gunpowder Guy
Gunpowder Guy Robert Catesby
(1953)
Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar Cicero
(1979)

Filmography

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 1986 Bluebell (TV Series)
Doctor
- Episode #1.6 (1986) ... Doctor
 1984 Dramarama (TV Series)
Wilcox
- Snoop! (1984) ... Wilcox
 1983 Spyship (TV Mini-Series)
Adams
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Adams
 1983 The Cleopatras (TV Mini-Series)
Cicero
- 46 BC (1983) ... Cicero
 1983 Milk and Honey (TV Movie)
Major Roberts
 1982 Nanny (TV Series)
Thurgo
- Ringtime (1982) ... Thurgo
 1980 To the Manor Born (TV Series)
Dr. Horton
- Vive Le Sport (1980) ... Dr. Horton
 1980 The Greeks: A Journey in Space and Time (TV Series)
Demosthenes
- The Greek Beginning (1980) ... Demosthenes
 1980 Jukes of Piccadilly (TV Series)
Cromarty
- Dulverton Green: Part 2 (1980) ... Cromarty
- Dulverton Green: Part 1 (1980) ... Cromarty
- The Corcelli Medallion: Part 2 (1980) ... Cromarty
 1979 Julius Caesar (TV Movie)
Cicero
 1978 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Narrator
- When the Actors Come (1978) ... Narrator
 1978 Warrior Queen (TV Series)
Antonius
- Episode #1.4 (1978) ... Antonius
- Episode #1.3 (1978) ... Antonius
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... Antonius
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... Antonius
 1977 Second City Firsts (TV Series)
Uncle Wilf
- In the Dead Spell (1977) ... Uncle Wilf
 1962-1977 Z Cars (TV Series)
Pikey Nimmo / Supt. Walkinshaw / Mr. Jenkins / ...
- Transit (1977) ... Supt. Walkinshaw
- Certain Parties (1974) ... Pikey Nimmo
- One Bad Apple: Part 2 (1970) ... Pikey Nimmo
- One Bad Apple: Part 1 (1970) ... Pikey Nimmo
- Allegation: Part 2 (1969) ... Pikey Nimmo
 1976 I, Claudius (TV Mini-Series)
Marsus Vibius
- A God in Colchester (1976) ... Marsus Vibius
 1976 Beasts (TV Series)
Commercial Voice
- During Barty's Party (1976) ... Commercial Voice
 1974 Dial M for Murder (TV Series)
Telephone Voice
- Murder on Demand (1974) ... Telephone Voice
 1973 Vienna 1900 (TV Mini-Series)
Doctor
- Man of Honour (1973) ... Doctor
 1972 Pope Joan
Bishop
 1972 Tales from the Crypt
Vicar (segment 3 "Poetic Justice")
 1972 Man of Straw (TV Mini-Series)
Pastor Zillich
- Imperial Justice (1972) ... Pastor Zillich
- Upholders of Morality (1972) ... Pastor Zillich
 1971 The Doctors (TV Series)
Jonathan Fletcher
- Episode #1.113 (1971) ... Jonathan Fletcher
 1969 Plays of Today (TV Series)
Parker
- Men of Iron (1969) ... Parker
 1969 The Expert (TV Series)
Mr. Hargreaves
- The Sardonic Smile (1969) ... Mr. Hargreaves
 1968 Mr. Rose (TV Series)
Prof. David Cosgrove
- The Jolly Good Fellow (1968) ... Prof. David Cosgrove
 1968 Joanna
Inspector
 1967 The Revenue Men (TV Series)
Morgan
- Who Needs Friends? (1967) ... Morgan
 1964-1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Defendant / Frederic Wilder / Mr. Forles
- The Investigation (1967) ... Defendant
- Strife (1965) ... Frederic Wilder
 1967 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Mr. Gordon
- Bird Seed and Begonias (1967) ... Mr. Gordon
 1964-1966 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
James Leather / Superintendent Leavis
- The Case of the Hooded Students (1966) ... James Leather
- The Case of the Dumb Witness (1964) ... Superintendent Leavis
 1966 Softly Softly (TV Series)
Cater
- I Know What I Said (1966) ... Cater
 1965 The Avengers (TV Series)
Major Plessy
- The Master Minds (1965) ... Major Plessy
 1965 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Captain Holcroft
- The Siege of Manchester (1965) ... Captain Holcroft
 1965 The Mind of the Enemy (TV Mini-Series)
Gerald Gould
- The Fatal Slip (1965) ... Gerald Gould
- Process of Elimination (1965) ... Gerald Gould
- A Forcing Bid (1965) ... Gerald Gould
- The Trap (1965) ... Gerald Gould
- The New Member (1965) ... Gerald Gould
 1965 Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
Police sergeant
- The Man with the Twisted Lip (1965) ... Police sergeant
 1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Insp. Windsor
- A Menace to the Public (1965) ... Insp. Windsor
 1965 Reluctant Bandit (TV Movie)
John
 1963-1965 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Jim Wade / Mr. Nichols / Ted Simmons
- The Night of the Fog (1965) ... Jim Wade
- All Sorts to Make a World (1964) ... Mr. Nichols
- Mail Snatch (1963) ... Ted Simmons
 1965 Hit and Run (TV Series)
Supt. Edwards
- Accident (1965) ... Supt. Edwards
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
Inspector MacKenzie
- Incident (1965) ... Inspector MacKenzie
 1963-1964 The Saint (TV Series)
Inspector Quercy
- Jeannine (1964) ... Inspector Quercy
- The Work of Art (1963) ... Inspector Quercy
 1964 Story Parade (TV Series)
Detective-Inspector Sime
- The Little White God (1964) ... Detective-Inspector Sime
 1963 Espionage (TV Series)
Rev. Hailey
- The Gentle Spies (1963) ... Rev. Hailey
 1963 No Cloak - No Dagger (TV Series)
Sergeant Rose
- Episode #1.6 (1963) ... Sergeant Rose
- Episode #1.5 (1963) ... Sergeant Rose
- Episode #1.3 (1963) ... Sergeant Rose
- Episode #1.2 (1963) ... Sergeant Rose
- Episode #1.1 (1963) ... Sergeant Rose
 1961-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Fred Blackett / Colonel
- You Can't Throw Your Mates (1963) ... Fred Blackett
- The Hasty Heart (1961) ... Colonel
 1963 The Chem. Lab. Mystery (TV Series)
Mr. Lions
- Episode #1.6 (1963) ... Mr. Lions
- Episode #1.1 (1963) ... Mr. Lions
 1963 Panic
Policeman
 1963 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Sgt. Bates
- The Set Up (1963) ... Sgt. Bates
 1963 The Set Up
Sgt. Bates
 1962 Maigret (TV Series)
Godin
- Seven Little Crosses (1962) ... Godin
 1961-1962 Top Secret (TV Series)
Major Moreno / Commandante
- The Eagle of San Gualo (1962) ... Major Moreno
- The Dead Village (1961) ... Commandante
 1962 The Odd Man (TV Series)
Bayley
- A Hundred Foot of Film (1962) ... Bayley
 1961 You Can't Win (TV Series)
Falden
- The One That Got Away (1961) ... Falden
 1961 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
Billy Hilder
- Findings Keepings (1961) ... Billy Hilder
 1961 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Anthony Meredith
- Episode #2.31 (1961) ... Anthony Meredith
 1961 Jango (TV Series)
Inspector Gold
- A Little of What She Fancied (1961) ... Inspector Gold
 1960 The Hands of Orlac
Inspector Jagger (uncredited)
 1959-1960 Skyport (TV Series)
Jim Wilson
- Episode #1.52 (1960) ... Jim Wilson
- Episode #1.51 (1960) ... Jim Wilson
- Episode #1.50 (1960) ... Jim Wilson
- Episode #1.49 (1960) ... Jim Wilson
- Episode #1.48 (1960) ... Jim Wilson
 1960 The Four Just Men (TV Series)
Doran / Hotel Manager / Captain
- The Godfather (1960) ... Doran
- The Princess (1960) ... Hotel Manager (credit only)
- The Miracle of St. Phillipe (1960) ... Captain
 1959 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
Detective Sergeant Baker
- The Man Who Made Keys: Part 2 (1959) ... Detective Sergeant Baker
- The Man Who Made Keys: Part 1 (1959) ... Detective Sergeant Baker
 1959 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
- Episode #1.282 (1959)
 1959 Charlesworth (TV Series)
Philo / Brambleton
- Double String (1959) ... Philo
- Money to Burn (1959) ... Brambleton
 1959 The Infamous John Friend (TV Mini-Series)
William Pitt
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... William Pitt
- Episode #1.2 (1959) ... William Pitt
- Episode #1.1 (1959) ... William Pitt
 1959 Glencannon (TV Series)
MacKinistry
- The Ancient Mariner (1959) ... MacKinistry
 1958 Yesterday's Enemy (TV Movie)
The Padre
 1958 The Sky Larks (TV Series)
Cmdr. Weeks, DSC, RN
- Joining Routine (1958) ... Cmdr. Weeks, DSC, RN
 1957-1958 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Sir Charles / Lord Guthrie / De Moreville's Seneschal
- The Crusaders (1958) ... Sir Charles
- The Salt King (1957) ... Lord Guthrie
- The Black Five (1957) ... De Moreville's Seneschal
 1957 The Schirmer Inheritance (TV Series)
Mr. Lange
- The Rules of the Game (1957) ... Mr. Lange
 1957 A Woman of Property (TV Movie)
Counsel for the defence
 1957 The Grove Family (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Parsons
- Nothing But the Truth (1957) ... Det. Insp. Parsons
 1957 Kenilworth (TV Series)
Thomas Ratcliffe, Earl of Sussex
- Episode #1.6 (1957) ... Thomas Ratcliffe, Earl of Sussex
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... Thomas Ratcliffe, Earl of Sussex
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... Thomas Ratcliffe, Earl of Sussex
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... Thomas Ratcliffe, Earl of Sussex
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... Thomas Ratcliffe, Earl of Sussex
 1957 The Crime of the Century (TV Series)
Editor
- The Century Closes (1957) ... Editor
 1957 Sword of Freedom (TV Series)
Frederici
- Alessandro (1957) ... Frederici
 1956 Who Goes Home? (TV Movie)
1st Correspondent
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Various
- Morning Departure (1956) ... Various (voice)
 1953 Fortune House (TV Movie)
Captain Rowley
 1953 Gunpowder Guy (TV Movie)
Robert Catesby
 1948 The Front Page (TV Movie)
Mr. Pincus
 1948 Berkeley Square (TV Movie)
Peter Standish
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Personal Details

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He acted in Herbert and Eleanor Farjeon's pantomime musical, "The Glass Slipper," at the Playhouse in Liverpool, Merseyside, England with Valerie Miller, Hugh Paddick, Maureen Quinney, Beryl Bainbridge, and Geoffrey Murphy in the cast. William Stoker was director. Clifton Parker was musical director.
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Star Sign:

Aquarius

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