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John Akar (1927–1975)

John Akar was born on May 20, 1927 in Rotifunk, Sierra Leone. He was an actor, known for A Time to Be Born (1953), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and The Queen's Admiral (1953). He died on June 23, 1975 in Jamaica. See full bio »


(age 48) in Jamaica

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Known For

A Time to Be Born Balthasar
A Story, a Story The Storyteller


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 1973 A Story, a Story (Short)
The Storyteller (voice, as Dr. John Akar)
 1957 Something of Value
Waithaka (uncredited)
 1953 A Time to Be Born (TV Movie)
 1953 The Heart of the Matter
Servant (uncredited)
 1953 The Queen's Admiral (TV Movie)
A native
 1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
- Trouble in the Sun (1953) ... Native
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 1970 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.243 (1970) ... Himself
- Episode #2.145 (1970) ... Himself
- Episode #2.128 (1970) ... Himself

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Dr. John Akar

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