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Gilbert Davis (1899–1983)

Gilbert Davis was born on May 9, 1899 in Johannesburg, South Africa as Gilbert Israel Davis. He was an actor, known for The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case (1932), The Amateur Gentleman (1936) and Passport to Pimlico (1949). He was married to Winifred Shotter. He died on February 28, 1983 in Montreux, Switzerland. See full bio »

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Known For

The Amateur Gentleman Prince Regent
The Good Companions Mr. Porry - Memory Man at Music Publishers


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 1965 The Wednesday Thriller (TV Series)
- The Cellar (1965) ... Rogers
 1965 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Sir John
- The Man Without Papers (1965) ... Sir John
 1962 Suspense (TV Series)
Prof. Glenister
- Virus X (1962) ... Prof. Glenister
 1960 The Entertainer
Brother Bill
 1960 Scotland Yard (TV Series)
- Organised Crime (1960) ... A.C.
 1960 Spy-Catcher (TV Series)
- Like Father, Like Son (1960) ... Loeven
 1959 Desert Mice
 1959 Dial 999 (TV Series)
- Living Loot (1959) ... George (as Gilbert Davies)
 1957 Quatermass 2
 1956 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Frank Huggert
- Come Read Me a Riddle (1956) ... Frank Huggert
 1952 Made in Heaven
T.V. Gent (uncredited)
 1951 Green Grow the Rushes
 1951 The Galloping Major
 1951 Mr Drake's Duck
Sergeant Major
 1950 Master of Arts (TV Movie)
The Rt. Hon. Frederick Spender, PC, MP
 1949 Passport to Pimlico
 1949 The Bad Lord Byron
 1948 As You Are (TV Movie)
Mr. Nelson
 1948 Against the Wind
 1948 Snowbound
 1947 It Always Rains on Sunday
Governor of the 'Two Compasses'
 1947 By-Way to Eden (TV Movie)
Humphrey Stanton
 1947 Frieda
 1939 A Cup of Happiness (TV Movie)
Jonathan Berry - late huntsman of the East Devon Foxhounds
 1939 Sheppey (TV Movie)
Mr. Bradley
 1939 An Expert in Crime (TV Movie)
 1938 Glorious Morning (TV Movie)
 1937 Murder at the Baskervilles
Miles Stanford
 1937 Dark Journey
Fifth Bureau Official (uncredited)
 1936 The Amateur Gentleman
Prince Regent
 1935 The Student's Romance
Bit part
 1935 The Love Test
Hosiah Smith, Chief Chemist
 1935 Escape Me Never
Undetermined role (uncredited)
 1935 Smith's Wives (uncredited)
 1933 Cleaning Up
 1933 The Good Companions
Mr. Porry - Memory Man at Music Publishers
 1932 Condemned to Death
Doctor Cornell
 1932 Reserved for Ladies
Chef (uncredited)

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