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John Chandos (1917–1987)

John Chandos was born on July 27, 1917 in Glasgow, Scotland as John Chandos McConnell. He was an actor and writer, known for The Crimson Pirate (1952), The Long Memory (1953) and Simba (1955). He died on September 21, 1987 in Chichester, Sussex, England. See full bio »

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Simba Settler at Meeting
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 1969 Two Gentlemen Sharing
Advertising Executive
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Club Manager
- Burden of Proof (1968) ... Club Manager
 1967 The Avengers (TV Series)
- Murdersville (1967) ... Morgan
 1965 Jury Room (TV Series)
Mr. John Addison, QC, MP - Counsel for the Crown
- The Friendless Lady (1965) ... Mr. John Addison, QC, MP - Counsel for the Crown
 1965 The Little Ones
Lord Brantley
 1964 The Protectors (TV Series)
Max Shroeder
- Cargo from Corinth (1964) ... Max Shroeder
 1963 Moonstrike (TV Series)
Police Inspector
- Five Hours to Kill (1963) ... Police Inspector
 1962 Maigret (TV Series)
Perrochet / Catroux
- The Crooked Castle (1962) ... Perrochet
- High Politics (1962) ... Catroux
 1962 A Matter of Conscience (TV Movie)
 1961 Stryker of the Yard (TV Series)
Stanley Hyde
- The Case of the Burnt Alibi (1961) ... Stanley Hyde
 1956-1961 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Gunter / Minister of Justice / Mr. Blick / ...
- Johnny Dark (1961) ... Gunter
- The Advocate (1959) ... Minister of Justice
- To Keep Our Way of Life (1959) ... Mr. Blick
- Mrs. Inspector Jones (1956) ... Oliver Hilton
 1960 Jungle Street Girls
Jacko Fielding
 1960 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Sir Reginald Gover
- Episode #2.6 (1960) ... Sir Reginald Gover
 1960 Interpol Calling (TV Series)
Senator Landau
- A Foreign Body (1960) ... Senator Landau
 1959 The Witness
 1959 Mr. Bossom's Day (TV Movie)
 1958 Murder Bag (TV Series)
 1958 I Accuse!
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Salas Ina
- Montserrat (1958) ... Salas Ina
 1957 Overseas Press Club - Exclusive! (TV Series)
Embassy Official
- The Unknown Man (1957) ... Embassy Official
 1957 Doctor at Large
 1957 Time Without Pity
First Journalist
 1957 Wire Service (TV Series)
Foreign Ship's Captain
- Atom at Spithead (1957) ... Foreign Ship's Captain
 1956 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
 1956 Assignment Foreign Legion (TV Series)
- A Matter of Honour (1956) ... Commissioner
 1956 Pursuit of the Graf Spee
Dr. Langmann - German Minister, Montevideo
 1956 The Green Man
Mc Kechnie
 1956 Death to the First Lady (TV Mini Series)
Sir Roger Arkwright
- The Man at the Window (1956) ... Sir Roger Arkwright
- We Want Kim (1956) ... Sir Roger Arkwright
- The Red, White and Blue (1956) ... Sir Roger Arkwright
 1956 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series)
- The Mazzini Affair (1956) ... Reiker
 1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Dr. Hebert
- The Silver Curtain (1956) ... Dr. Hebert
 1955 One Way Out
 1955 PT Raiders
 1955 Three Cases of Murder
Night club conductor (uncredited)
 1955 Simba
Settler at Meeting
 1954 Court Martial
Adjutant Maj. John Rawlinson
 1954 Beau Brummell
Silva (uncredited)
 1954 Twist of Fate
Nino - the Hairdresser
 1954 The Love Lottery
Gulliver Kee
 1954 Man with a Million
2nd Businessman at Bumbles Hotel (uncredited)
 1953 Terror Street
Orville Hart
 1953 The Long Memory
 1952 Trent's Last Case
Tim O'Reilly (uncredited)
 1952 The Crimson Pirate
Stub Ear
 1952 Derby Day
Man on Train (uncredited)
 1952 Secret People
 1950 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
- Men of Darkness (1950) ... Pisancon
 1949 The Trial of Madeleine Smith (TV Movie)
Pierre Emile L'Angelier
 1948 The Haunted (TV Movie)
 1948 The Tragedy of King Lear Part 2/II (TV Movie)
 1948 The Tragedy of King Lear Part 2/I (TV Movie)
 1948 The Tragedy of King Lear Part 1/II (TV Movie)
 1948 The Tragedy of King Lear Part 1 (TV Movie)
 1947 Weep for the Cyclops (TV Movie)
A curate
 1947 The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
Employment Agent (uncredited)
 1946 Exercise Bowler (TV Movie)
Geoffrey Stewart
 1942 Spitfire
 1942 The Next of Kin
No. 16
 1941 49th Parallel
Show Show Writer (1 credit)

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