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John Witty (I) (1915–1990)

John Witty was born on September 17, 1915 in Bristol, England as Rupert John Blanchflower Featherstone-Witty. He was an actor and writer, known for Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. (1951), Hangman's Wharf (1950) and Three Blind Mice (1947). He was married to Tita Dane and Genine Graham. He died on January 14, 1990 in Bristol. See full bio »

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(age 74) in Bristol, England, UK

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Known For

Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N.
(1951)
Hangman's Wharf
Hangman's Wharf Dr. David Galloway
(1950)
Three Blind Mice
Three Blind Mice Giles Davis
(1947)
The Vault of Horror
The Vault of Horror Gaskill (segment 5 "Drawn and Quartered")
(1973)

Filmography

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 1980 Q5 (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #5.5 (1980) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.1 (1980) ... Various Characters
 1979 Dick Barton: Special Agent (TV Series)
Announcer
- Adventure One: Part 10 (1979) ... Announcer (voice)
- Adventure One: Part 9 (1979) ... Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- Adventure One: Part 8 (1979) ... Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- Adventure One: Part 7 (1979) ... Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- Adventure One: Part 6 (1979) ... Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1973 Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (TV Series)
Computer
- The Labour Exchange (1973) ... Computer (voice, uncredited)
 1973 The Vault of Horror
Gaskill (segment 5 "Drawn and Quartered")
 1969 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Voices on TV
- Aggers and Torters: Hickory Dickory (1969) ... Voices on TV
 1969 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Computer
- 1+1=1.5 (1969) ... Computer (voice)
 1967 On Form (Short)
Commentator (voice)
 1966 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
Commentator
- Episode #5.13 (1966) ... Commentator
- Episode #5.12 (1966) ... Commentator
- Episode #5.11 (1966) ... Commentator
- Episode #5.8 (1966) ... Commentator
- Episode #5.4 (1966) ... Commentator
 1965 Voodoo Blood Death
Police Inspector (as John Wittey)
 1964 World of His Own (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1964)
 1962 The Cheaters (TV Series)
Announcer
- Legs, £50,000 Each (1962) ... Announcer
 1961 The Frightened City
TV Announcer
 1959 Dial 999 (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. West / Mason
- 24 Hours a Day (1959)
- Illegal Entry (1959) ... Det. Sgt. West
- Gun Rule (1959) ... Mason
 1958 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Philip Gratwicke
- George Takes Whisky (1958) ... Philip Gratwicke
 1958 Moment of Indiscretion
Bryan
 1958 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series)
Dr. Paul Durrant
- The Point of No Return (1958) ... Dr. Paul Durrant
 1954-1958 The Vise (TV Series)
Dr. Evans / Mark / Bob
- Corpse Cried Murder (1958) ... Dr. Evans
- The Better Chance (1955) ... Mark
- The Gamblers (1954) ... Bob
 1957 White Hunter (TV Series)
Dennis Ashmore
- The Squire of the Serengeti (1957) ... Dennis Ashmore
 1957 Alive on Saturday
Slade
 1957 O.S.S. (TV Series)
MI5 Man
- Operation Barbecue (1957) ... MI5 Man (uncredited)
 1956 Patrol Car (TV Series)
Map Expert
 1955 A Prize of Gold
British Officer
 1954 John Wesley
Peter Bohler
 1954 Solution by Phone
Peter Wayne
 1953-1954 The Teckman Biography (TV Series)
The Man
- Third Person Singular (1954) ... The Man
- The Man (1954) ... The Man
- A Cable from Kesner (1954) ... The Man
- 47 Harrison Court (1954) ... The Man
- Charmaine (1954) ... The Man
 1954 Hell Below Zero
Martens
 1950-1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Herald to Mowbray / Lord Ross / Sir Andrew Ffoulkes / ...
- Gunpowder, Treason and Plot (1953) ... Thomas Winter
- Our Marie (1953)
- The Tragedy of King Richard II/III (1950) ... Herald to Mowbray / Lord Ross
 1953 Three's Company
Manning (segment "The Surgeon' story)
 1953 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Lorenzo / Captain of the Guard / Manning
- The Great White Bird (1953) ... Lorenzo
- A Lodging for the Night (1953) ... Captain of the Guard
- The Surgeon (1953) ... Manning
 1953 The Passing Show (TV Series)
Bit part
- Our Marie (1953) ... Bit part
 1951 Rumpelstiltskin (TV Movie)
The King
 1951 Breakers Ahead (TV Movie)
Jim Milson
 1951 The Trial of Andy Fothergill (TV Movie)
The Black Prince
 1951 Hail and Farewell (TV Movie)
Roderick
 1951 Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N.
Capt. Entenza
 1950 Soho Conspiracy
Guy
 1950 Seven Days to Noon
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1950 Hangman's Wharf
Dr. David Galloway
 1948 A Policeman at the Door (TV Movie)
Robin Miles
 1948 Love in Waiting
Harry Pepperfield
 1948 Birthmark (TV Movie)
Gerald Dartle (9th December 1948 version)
 1947 Three Blind Mice (TV Movie)
Giles Davis
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Worked as a disc jockey for Radio Luxembourg

Alternate Names:

John Wittey
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Virgo

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