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William Sherwood (IV) (1898–1986)

William Sherwood was born on September 12, 1898 in Dublin, Ireland as William Henry Sherwood. He was an actor, known for The Girl on the Boat (1962), Dublin Nightmare (1958) and Dark Possession (1959). He died on September 30, 1986 in Northwood, London, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Girl on the Boat
The Girl on the Boat Mr. Dennis Bennett
(1962)
Dublin Nightmare
Dublin Nightmare Edward Dillon
(1958)
Dark Possession
Dark Possession General Bell
(1959)
The Wayward Saint
The Wayward Saint His Lordship, the Bishop of Oriel
(1956)

Filmography

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 1969 Take Three Girls (TV Series)
Plumley
- Start Working (1969) ... Plumley
 1963-1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Defendant / Lt. Gen. Mallory
- The Investigation (1967) ... Defendant
- For King and Country #3: Tunnel Trench (1963) ... Lt. Gen. Mallory
 1966 Operation Third Form
Admiral
 1966 Quick Before They Catch Us (TV Series)
The Auctioneer
- The Weasel Goes Pop: Part 2 (1966) ... The Auctioneer
 1965 An Enemy of the State (TV Series)
Sir Miles Nixon
- The Trouble with Harry (1965) ... Sir Miles Nixon
 1965 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Mr. Wilson-Carr
- An Evening Out (1965) ... Mr. Wilson-Carr
 1965 The Scarlet and the Black (TV Series)
Father Chas-Bernard
- Entry Into Society (1965) ... Father Chas-Bernard
 1965 The Scales of Justice (TV Series)
Ronald Milsom
- The Hidden Face (1965) ... Ronald Milsom
 1965 Thursday Theatre (TV Series)
Ganaseta
- The Wings of the Dove (1965) ... Ganaseta
 1964 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
Appeal Court Judge
- Public Mischief (1964) ... Appeal Court Judge
- Ward of Court (1964) ... Appeal Court Judge
 1964 Crossroads (TV Series)
Rev. Atkins
 1964 Curtain of Fear (TV Series)
John Myers
- The Rassilov Code (1964) ... John Myers
 1964 Compact (TV Series)
Sir Duncan Wallace
- Old Friends and Familiar Faces (1964) ... Sir Duncan Wallace
- Play on Crime (1964) ... Sir Duncan Wallace
 1964 Mary Barton (TV Series)
Daniel O'Connell
- Fire (1964) ... Daniel O'Connell
 1964 Rupert of Hentzau (TV Series)
The Chancellor
- The Decision of Fate (1964) ... The Chancellor
- A Perilous Reunion (1964) ... The Chancellor
 1964 First Night (TV Series)
Doctor
- The Improbable Mr. Claybill (1964) ... Doctor
 1964 Story Parade (TV Series)
Mr. Cross
- The Elephant You Gave Me (1964) ... Mr. Cross
 1957-1963 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Mr. Anderson / Mr. Giles / Dumpy Rivers
- Unwelcome Stranger (1963) ... Mr. Anderson
- The Mystery of the Wandering Voice (1960) ... Mr. Giles
- Peace on Earth (1957) ... Dumpy Rivers
 1960-1963 Bootsie and Snudge (TV Series)
Doctor / Major Reynolds
- Being Nice to Bootsie (1963) ... Doctor
- The Beady Eye of the Little Yellow God (1960) ... Major Reynolds
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Charles Denton
- Thunder on Sycamore Street (1963) ... Charles Denton
 1963 Zero One (TV Series)
Snelgrove
- Downdraft (1963) ... Snelgrove
 1962/I Dilemma
 1962 Somerset Maugham Hour (TV Series)
The President
- The Closed Shop (1962) ... The President
 1962 The Girl on the Boat
Mr. Dennis Bennett
 1962 The Dark Island (TV Series)
Colonel Jamieson
- Episode #1.4 (1962) ... Colonel Jamieson
- Episode #1.3 (1962) ... Colonel Jamieson
- Episode #1.2 (1962) ... Colonel Jamieson
- Episode #1.1 (1962) ... Colonel Jamieson
 1961 Citizen James (TV Series)
- Episode #2.4 (1961)
 1961 Golden Girl (TV Series)
Walter Dunsmore
- Held in Trust (1961) ... Walter Dunsmore
 1961 Hancock (TV Series)
Chief Engineer / Julian Court
- The Lift (1961) ... Chief Engineer (uncredited)
- The Bowmans (1961) ... Julian Court
 1960-1961 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Horton / Morton
- Scene of the Accident (1961) ... Mr. Horton
 1961 The Pursuers (TV Series)
Potter
- Masquerade (1961) ... Potter
 1960 Maigret (TV Series)
Doctor
- A Man of Quality (1960) ... Doctor
 1960 Barnaby Rudge (TV Series)
Lord Mayor of London
- Episode #1.10 (1960) ... Lord Mayor of London
 1959-1960 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
Nurse (in dream) / George Allerton / The Dean
- Dream Girl (1960) ... Nurse (in dream) / George Allerton
- The Cathedral (1959) ... The Dean
 1960 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Prosecuting counsel
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... Prosecuting counsel
 1960 A Chance to Live (TV Movie)
Crosby
 1959-1960 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Mr. Carstairs
- Episode #1.311 (1960) ... Mr. Carstairs
- Episode #1.213 (1959) ... Mr. Carstairs
- Episode #1.211 (1959) ... Mr. Carstairs
 1959 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
Albert
- The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 2 (1959) ... Albert
- The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 1 (1959) ... Albert
 1959 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Dr. Cadman
- Episode #1.12 (1959) ... Dr. Cadman
 1959 The Food of Love (TV Movie)
Dr. Wheeler
 1959 The Widow of Bath (TV Series)
Hotel manager
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... Hotel manager
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... Hotel manager
- Episode #1.4 (1959) ... Hotel manager
- Episode #1.3 (1959) ... Hotel manager
- Episode #1.2 (1959) ... Hotel manager
 1959 Dark Possession (TV Movie)
General Bell
 1953-1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Doctor / Judge Bowling Green / Policeman / ...
- The Small Back Room (1959) ... Doctor
- Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1957) ... Judge Bowling Green
- Juno and the Paycock (1957) ... Policeman
- The Hero (1953) ... Ben Thomas
 1958 Starr and Company (TV Series)
Joseph Starr
- Time to Say Goodbye (1958) ... Joseph Starr
- Take My Advice (1958) ... Joseph Starr
- To Catch a Mackerel (1958) ... Joseph Starr
- Patent Bluff (1958) ... Joseph Starr
- Perpetual Motion (1958) ... Joseph Starr
 1958 Dublin Nightmare
Edward Dillon
 1958 Intent to Kill
Mr. Hardy
 1957 The Royalty (TV Series)
Hugh Forsythe
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... Hugh Forsythe
 1957 The Man Without a Body
Dr. Charot
 1957 The Trial of Mary Dugan (TV Movie)
Dr. Welcome
 1956 The Wayward Saint (TV Movie)
His Lordship, the Bishop of Oriel
 1955 Barnet's Folly (TV Movie)
 1954 The Wide, Wide World (TV Series)
Rich old gentleman
- Ellen Says Goodbye to Her Mother (1954) ... Rich old gentleman
 1954 Man with a Million
Stock Exchange Waiter (uncredited)
 1953 Stand by to Shoot (TV Mini-Series)
Reed
- Curiouser and Curiouser (1953) ... Reed
 1952 Jan at the Blue Fox (TV Series)
American
- A Day of Visitors (1952) ... American
 1952 The Three Hostages (TV Series)
Gaudian
- The First of June (1952) ... Gaudian
- The Midnight's Sun (1952) ... Gaudian
 1949 The Undefeated (Documentary short)
Foreign Visitor (uncredited)
 1949 Crime Passionel (TV Movie)
Karsky
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical, "Carousel," at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Iva Withers, Stephen Douglass, Margot Moser, Marion Ross, Eric Mattson, Jack Melford, and Kenneth Sandford (chorus) in the cast.
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Star Sign:

Virgo

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