STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 478 this week

David Kossoff (1919–2005)


David Kossoff was born on November 24, 1919 in London, England. He was an actor and writer, known for The Mouse That Roared (1959), The Mouse on the Moon (1963) and Chance Meeting (1954). He was married to Margaret Jenkins. He died on March 23, 2005 in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England. See full bio »

Kevin Smith Watched 'Infinity War' How Many Times?

Kevin Smith explains why he was obsessed with this year's "Pop Culture Epic."

Watch our interview

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 32 people
created 24 Mar 2017
 
a list of 43 people
created 11 Feb 2017
 
a list of 234 people
created 21 Sep 2012
 
a list of 1108 people
created 19 Sep 2016
 
a list of 4173 people
created 02 Nov 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of David Kossoff's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. See more awards »

Known For

The Mouse That Roared Doctor Alfred Kokintz
(1959)
The Mouse on the Moon Professor Kokintz
(1963)
Chance Meeting Geza Szobek
(1954)
Freud Jacob Freud
(1962)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (63 credits)
 1994 Staggered
Elderly Man
 1992 Lovejoy (TV Series)
Mr. Rosenbaum
- Smoke Your Nose (1992) ... Mr. Rosenbaum
 1989 A Beginners Guide to Freud (TV Movie)
Dr Freud
 1989 Wonderworks: Young Charlie Chaplin (TV Series)
Pawnbroker
- Episode #1.5 (1989) ... Pawnbroker
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Pawnbroker
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Pawnbroker
 1980 Here Comes Channel 8 (TV Movie)
 1979 The London Connection
Professor Buchinski
 1979 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Professor Buchinski
- The Omega Connection (1979) ... Professor Buchinski
 1975 Three for All
Airport Passenger
 1966 One Million Years B.C.
Narrator (uncredited)
 1963-1965 A Little Big Business (TV Series)
Marcus Lieberman
- Mixed Feelings (1965) ... Marcus Lieberman
- Funny Things: People (1965) ... Marcus Lieberman
- A Short But Bloody Trip to Parnassus (1965) ... Marcus Lieberman
- Call Me Marcus (1965) ... Marcus Lieberman
- Episode #1.1 (1964) ... Marcus Lieberman
 1958-1964 The Larkins (TV Series)
Alf Larkins
- Country Style (1964) ... Alf Larkins
- Dizzy Rich (1964) ... Alf Larkins
- Counter Attraction (1964) ... Alf Larkins
- Minders Keepers (1964) ... Alf Larkins
- Gypsy's Warning (1964) ... Alf Larkins
 1964 Ring of Treason
Peter Kroger
 1963 Espionage (TV Series)
Defense Attorney
- Covenant with Death (1963) ... Defense Attorney
 1963 The Mouse on the Moon
Professor Kokintz
 1963 Summer Holiday
Magistrate
 1962 Freud
Jacob Freud
 1962 The Saint (TV Series)
Herman Uberlasch
- The Careful Terrorist (1962) ... Herman Uberlasch
 1960 Alice Through the Looking Box (TV Movie)
Duke of Larkin
 1960 The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll
Dr. Ernst Litauer
 1960 Inn for Trouble
Alf Larkins
 1960 Conspiracy of Hearts
The Rabbi
 1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Wally Grubb
- No Friendly Star (1959) ... Wally Grubb
 1959 The House of the Seven Hawks
Wilhelm Dekker
 1959 Interpol Calling (TV Series)
Professor Renee
- The Long Weekend (1959) ... Professor Renee
 1959 Jet Storm
Dr. Bergstein
 1959 The Mouse That Roared
Doctor Alfred Kokintz
 1959 The Journey
Simon Avron
 1958 The Black Eye (TV Movie)
Samuel Samuels
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Dr. Einstein
- Arsenic and Old Lace (1958) ... Dr. Einstein
 1958 Indiscreet
Carl Banks
 1958 Innocent Sinners
Vincent
 1957 Count Five and Die
Dr. Mulder
 1957 The Dock Brief (TV Movie)
Fowle
 1956 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Poppa Brodsky / Ragatzy
- The Same Sky (1956) ... Poppa Brodsky
- The Outsider (1956) ... Ragatzy
 1956 Triple Deception
Henryk van de Heide, CIA
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Ragatzy
- The Outsider (1956) ... Ragatzy
 1956 Nom-de-Plume (TV Series)
Cornet Player
- The Nightmare Man (1956) ... Cornet Player
 1956 The Iron Petticoat
Dr. Anton Antonovich Dubratz
 1956 Wicked as They Come
Sam Lewis
 1956 Who Done It?
Zacco
 1956 1984
Charrington the Junk Shop Owner
 1956 Now and Forever
Pawnbroker
 1955 London Playhouse (TV Series)
Charlie Crockett
- The Man Who Liked Christmas (1955) ... Charlie Crockett
 1955 Lilli Palmer Theatre (TV Series)
Alex Petroff
- The Brown Man's Servant (1955) ... Alex Petroff
 1955 The Bespoke Overcoat (Short)
Morry
 1955 The Woman for Joe
Max
 1955 It Should Happen to a Dog (TV Movie)
Man / Sailor / King / ...
 1955 The Girl (TV Movie)
Lou
 1955 I Am a Camera
Minor Role
 1955 A Kid for Two Farthings
Avrom Kandinsky
 1954 Svengali
Gecko
 1954 Chance Meeting
Geza Szobek
 1954 The Bespoke Overcoat (TV Short)
Morry
 1953 The Good Beginning
Dealer
 1953 Wednesday Theatre (TV Series)
 1953 The Brown Man's Servant (TV Movie)
Joseph Levi
 1953 Rookery Nook (TV Movie)
Harold Twine
 1953 Robin Hood (TV Mini-Series)
Sheriff of Nottingham
- The Secret (1953) ... Sheriff of Nottingham
- A King Comes to Greenwood (1953) ... Sheriff of Nottingham
- The Silver Arrow (1953) ... Sheriff of Nottingham
- Who Is Robin? (1953) ... Sheriff of Nottingham
- Gathering the Band (1953) ... Sheriff of Nottingham
 1952 The Silver Swan (TV Series)
Giovanni
- Francis (1952) ... Giovanni
 1952 The Dybbuk (TV Movie)
First batlon
 1952 Black Eye (TV Movie)
Samuel Samuels
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (15 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Sholom Aleichem's play, "The World of Sholom Aliechem," at the Embassy Theatre in London, England with Alfie Bass, Miriam Karlin, Tutte Lemkow, and Mark Dignam in the cast. Sam Wanamaker was director. See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Father of the late Paul Kossoff, guitarist with the band Free. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed