James Dyrenforth (1895–1973)


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 8,581 this week
Trailer
1:28 | Trailer
James Dyrenforth was born on January 31, 1895 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), Carol (2015) and Brooklyn (2015). He died on December 26, 1973 in London, England. See full bio »

Died:

(age 78) in London, England, UK

The 20 Most-Viewed Trailers of 2020

After We Collided nabbed the #1 spot in our top trailers of 2020. See which other trailers racked up the views this year.

Watch the Top 20 trailers of 2020

Related News

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of James Dyrenforth's work have you seen?

User Polls

Photos

1 video »

Known For

A Night to Remember Col. Archibald Gracie
(1958)
Carol Soundtrack
(2015)
Brooklyn Soundtrack
(2015)
Lolita Frederick Beale Sr.
(1962)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (48 credits)
 1972 Scoop (TV Series)
Wenlock James
- The Scoop (1972) ... Wenlock James
- The War Torn Ishmaelia (1972) ... Wenlock James
 1972 The Onedin Line (TV Series)
Captain Bullock
- Blockade (1972) ... Captain Bullock
 1971 Brett (TV Series)
Seanator Marcus Delamore
- Never Squeeze a Cherrystone (1971) ... Seanator Marcus Delamore
 1970 Vile Bodies (TV Movie)
Judge Skimp
 1970 The Revolutionary
Guest at Party
 1970 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
The U.S Congressman
- The Pueblo Affair (1970) ... The U.S Congressman
 1969 W. Somerset Maugham (TV Series)
Hepplewaite
- Mother Love (1969) ... Hepplewaite
 1969 Imperial Palace (TV Mini-Series)
John H. Harbour
- Declaration (1969) ... John H. Harbour
 1968 Love Story (TV Series)
Vice President
- Spilt Champagne (1968) ... Vice President
 1967 Money-Go-Round (Short)
Chairman & Managing Director
 1966 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Hotel proprietor
- Focus (1966) ... Hotel proprietor
 1960-1965 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Judge
- Licence to Murder (1965) ... Judge
- Machinal (1960) ... Judge
 1965 R3 (TV Series)
Dr. Brant
- A Whole Lot of Reasons (1965) ... Dr. Brant
 1964 The Secret Door
Prison Warden
 1964 Story Parade (TV Series)
Old Manseau
- Not for Every Eye (1964) ... Old Manseau
 1963 The Girl Hunters
Bayliss Henry
 1962 Man of the World (TV Series)
Wilson
- Portrait of a Girl (1962) ... Wilson
 1962 Hugh and I (TV Series)
Jefferson Freebody
- Putting on the Ritz (1962) ... Jefferson Freebody
 1962 Lolita
Frederick Beale Sr.
 1958-1961 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Parker / Ed Prince / Vincent Borkman / ...
- The Rank and File (1961) ... Parker
- A Phone Call for Matthew Quade (1959) ... Ed Prince
- No Gun, No Guilt (1959) ... Vincent Borkman
- Ernie Barger Is 50 (1959) ... Mr. Barger
- The Sentry (1959) ... Old man
 1961 The Pursuers (TV Series)
Basil Gareth
- The Web (1961) ... Basil Gareth
 1961 Storyboard (TV Series)
Dallas
- Tickets to Trieste (1961) ... Dallas
 1960 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Professor Broom
- Episode #1.395 (1960) ... Professor Broom
 1958-1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mr. Reddy / Patient / Mr. Addams / ...
- The Silver Whistle (1960) ... Mr. Reddy
- The Shrike (1960) ... Patient
- The Member of the Wedding (1960) ... Mr. Addams
- Night of January 16th (1960) ... Dr. Kirkland
- Arsenic and Old Lace (1958) ... Mr. Gibbs
 1960 The City of the Dead
Garage Attendant (as Jimmy Dyrenforth)
 1959-1960 The Four Just Men (TV Series)
Frank Appleby / Dr. Chase
- The Man in the Road (1960) ... Frank Appleby
- The Judge (1959) ... Dr. Chase
 1959 Charlie Drake (TV Series)
The clerk
- Heaven Knows, Mr. Drake (1959) ... The clerk
- Baby Face (1959)
 1959 Man in a Cocked Hat
Admiral (uncredited)
 1958 Floods of Fear
Mayor
 1958 The Sky Larks (TV Series)
Senator Sickert
- Exercise Merry-Go-Round (1958) ... Senator Sickert
 1958 A Night to Remember
Col. Archibald Gracie
 1958 Fiend Without a Face
Mayor
 1953-1958 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Clarence Mackay / Trum Cogdal / Judge Lowery / ...
- Irving Berlin (1958) ... Clarence Mackay
- Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1957) ... Trum Cogdal
- Halcyon Days (1954) ... Judge Lowery
- The Hero (1953) ... Robert Ewing
 1958 Doomsday for Dyson (TV Movie)
Scientist
 1957 O.S.S. (TV Series)
Doctor
- Operation Fracture (1957) ... Doctor
 1957 The Schirmer Inheritance (TV Series)
John J. Sistrom
- The Rules of the Game (1957) ... John J. Sistrom
 1957 Confess, Killer
Doctor
 1957 Hour of Mystery (TV Series)
Doctor
- Confess, Killer (1957) ... Doctor
 1957 Overseas Press Club - Exclusive! (TV Series)
Frank Jerome Riley
- The Monk of Chimay (1957) ... Frank Jerome Riley
 1957 Tread Softly (TV Short)
Charles Benedict
 1957 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Royal Addams
- The Member of the Wedding (1957) ... Royal Addams
 1956 The Errol Flynn Theatre (TV Series)
Henry Powers
- The Model (1956) ... Henry Powers
 1956 Nom-de-Plume (TV Series)
George Sadleir
- Elephants Don't Disappear (1956) ... George Sadleir
 1956 London Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Allbright
- Wish on the Moon (1956) ... Mr. Allbright
 1955 Thunder Rock (TV Movie)
Insp. Flanning
 1953 Captain Brassbound's Conversion (TV Movie)
Captain Kearneu USN
 1946 All God's Chillun' Got Wings (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
Show Show Soundtrack (17 credits)
Show Show Music department (5 credits)
Show Show Writer (4 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

The Family Exit (1917). Written by Lawrence Langner. Directed by Edward F. Flammer. Comedy Theatre: 19 Sep 1917- Oct 1917 (closing date unknown/21 performances). Cast: Winthrop Chamberlain, James Dyrenforth [Broadway debut], Helen Edwards, Edwin Forsberg, Alberta Gallatin, David Higgins, Frank E. Jamison, Frank Longacre, ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Jimmy Dyrenforth
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Contribute to This Page

Holiday Movies on Prime Video for the Whole Family

Prime Video has you covered this holiday season with movies for the family. Here are some of our picks to get you in the spirit.

Get some picks



Recently Viewed