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Cyril Smith (I) (1892–1963)

Cyril Smith was born on April 4, 1892 in Peterhead, Scotland. He was an actor, known for The Frog (1937), The Good Companions (1933) and Panic in the Parlor (1956). He was married to Anne L. Rendall and Edith Avern. He died on March 5, 1963 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 70) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Frog PC Balder
The Good Companions Leonard Oakroyd
Panic in the Parlor Henry Hornett
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 1962 Hugh and I (TV Series)
Arthur Wormold / Harold Wormold
- Episode #1.9 (1962) ... Arthur Wormold
- Love Thy Neighbour (1962) ... Arthur Wormold
- Putting on the Ritz (1962) ... Arthur Wormold
- It's a Dog's Life (1962) ... Harold Wormold
- A Fête Worse Than Death (1962) ... Arthur Wormold
 1962 She Knows Y' Know
Joe Worswick
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Tom Atkinson
- Value for Money (1962) ... Tom Atkinson
 1961 Over the Odds
 1961 Operation Snafu
Ticket Collector
 1961 Watch It, Sailor!
Henry Hornett
 1957-1960 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Henry Hornett
- Watch It, Sailor! (1960) ... Henry Hornett
- Sailor Beware (1957) ... Henry Hornett
 1960 Skywatch
'Spinner' Rice (as Gunner Cyril Smith)
 1959 Portrait of a Sinner
Taxi Driver
 1956-1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Solitary Drinker / Alf Bixby
- Notes for a Love Song (1959) ... Solitary Drinker
- Stolen Face (1956) ... Alf Bixby
 1959 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
 1959 Murder Bag (TV Series)
 1958 Dick and the Duchess (TV Series)
Sergeant Slade
- The Courtroom (1958) ... Sergeant Slade
 1956-1957 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot (TV Series)
- The Thieves (1957) ... Merlin
- Knights Choice (1957) ... Merlin
- The Ugly Duckling (1957) ... Merlin
- Lady Lilith (1957) ... Merlin
- Double Identity (1957) ... Merlin
 1956 Panic in the Parlor
Henry Hornett
 1956 Strange Experiences (TV Series)
- The Idol (1956)
 1956 Who Done It?
Refrigeration Plant Worker (uncredited)
 1955 Value for Money
Writ Server (uncredited)
 1955 John and Julie
Ticket Inspector
 1955 Sailor Beware! (TV Movie)
Henry Hornett
 1955 Make Me an Offer!
Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1955 The Brain Machine
Prison Warder
 1954 Burnt Evidence
Alf Quinney
 1954 Svengali
1st Stage Manager
 1954 The Strange Case of Blondie (Short)
 1954 Diplomatic Passport
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1954 The Silent Witness (Short)
 1953 Wheel of Fate
 1953 The Steel Key
Boat Owner (uncredited)
 1953 Wild Horses (TV Movie)
 1952 Twilight Women
Flinton (uncredited)
 1952 The Pickwick Papers
Ostler (uncredited)
 1952 Holiday Week
Llandudno Hotel Porter
 1952 The Big Frame
Sergeant Roper
 1952 Affair in Monte Carlo
 1952 Vampire Over London
Police Brass
 1952 Stolen Face
Alf Bixby, Innkeeper
 1952 Judgment Deferred
Man Playing Board Game (uncredited)
 1951 Night Was Our Friend
 1951 Green Grow the Rushes
Hubert Hewitt
 1951 Mystery Junction
Station Master
 1951 Calling Bulldog Drummond
Man at nightclub bar (uncredited)
 1951 No Highway in the Sky
Airport Officer (uncredited)
 1951 The Third Visitor
Detective Horton
 1951 The Dark Man
Samuel Denny
 1950 The Body Said No!
 1949 The Rocking Horse Winner
 1949 The Interrupted Journey
 1949 Conspirator
Detective Inspector
 1949 The History of Mr. Polly
Mr. Voules
 1948 Hills of Home
Signor Rimini (uncredited)
 1948 It's Hard to Be Good
Fred Hobson
 1948 No Room at the Inn
Store Detective (uncredited)
 1948 Romance on the High Seas
English Bartender (uncredited)
 1948 One Night with You
Second Ticket Collector
 1948 Escape
Policeman (uncredited)
 1948 Vice Versa
Police Inspector (uncredited)
 1947 If Winter Comes
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1947 So Well Remembered
2nd Publican (uncredited)
 1947 I Became a Criminal
 1946 Secret Flight
Flight Sgt. Cox
 1946 Appointment with Crime
Detective Sgt. Charlie Weeks
 1946 This Man Is Mine
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1945 The Echo Murders
P.C. Morgan
 1945 Query
 1945 The Agitator
 1945 Don Chicago
Flash Kelly
 1945 On Stage Everybody
Talent Show Winner
 1945 Meet Sexton Blake!
 1944 One Exciting Night
 1944 Man of Evil
Publican (uncredited)
 1943 When We Are Married
Fred Dyson
 1942 We'll Smile Again
Assistant Cutter (uncredited)
 1942 Wings and the Woman
Radio Operator On 'Aquitania'
 1940 The Flying Squad
 1940 Law and Disorder
 1939 The Torso Murder Mystery
Det. Sgt. Trotter
 1939 Sword of Honour
 1938 Nobody Home
 1938 Sidewalks of London
Black Face
 1938 No Parking
 1938 The Challenge
Customs Officer
 1937 Storm in a Teacup
 1937 Dark Journey
Baron von Marwitz's Valet (uncredited)
 1937 The Frog
PC Balder
 1937 You're in the Army Now
Steward (uncredited)
 1936 Pot Luck
 1936 Jack of All Trades (uncredited)
 1936/II Music Hath Charms
BBC Producer (uncredited)
 1935 No Monkey Business
Theatre Doorkeeper (uncredited)
 1935 Lend Me Your Wife
Charles Harwood
 1935 The Last Journey
Postal Sorter (uncredited)
 1935 Transatlantic Tunnel
Casualty Announcer (uncredited)
 1935 Born for Glory
William Brown, Jr.
 1935 Alias Bulldog Drummond
Duke (uncredited)
 1935 Me and Marlborough
Corporal Fox
 1935 Hello, Sweetheart
Mac McGuire
 1935 Key to Harmony
 1935 Oh, Daddy!
Alfred the Butler (uncredited)
 1934 Wild Boy
Kennel Boy (uncredited)
 1934 Evensong
Stage Doorkeeper (uncredited)
 1934 Evergreen
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1934 It's a Cop
 1934 The Fortunate Fool
Herb Brown (uncredited)
 1934 Strauss' Great Waltz
Secretary (uncredited)
 1934 The Black Abbot
Alf Higgins
 1933 The Roof
 1933 Friday the Thirteenth
Fred the Driver
 1933 Channel Crossing
 1933 The Man from Toronto
Gossiping Villager (uncredited)
 1933 The Good Companions
Leonard Oakroyd
 1932 Old Spanish Customers
French Train Guard (uncredited)
 1932 The Mayor's Nest
 1932 Lucky Girl
Courtier (uncredited)
 1932 Why Saps Leave Home
 1930 I'll Take That One (Short)
 1924 The Desert Sheik
Lord Howard Cecil
 1923 Fires of Fate
Lord Howard Cecil
 1921 Class and No Class
Lord Daventry
 1921 The Way of a Man
Hon. Guy Elsford
 1920 The Fordington Twins
Cyril Raleigh
 1920 A Broken Contract (Short)
 1920 Cousin Ebenezer (Short)
Mr. Doolittle
 1920 Cupid's Carnival (Short)
 1920 On the Reserve (Short)
 1920 Run! Run! (Short)
Horace Bruce
 1920 Serving Two Masters
 1920 Souvenirs (Short)
 1920 Sweep
Horace Smith
 1920 The Lightning Liver Cure (Short)
 1920 A Little Bet (Short)
The Lover
 1920 A Pair of Gloves (Short)
The Man
 1920 Home Influence (Short)
The Lover
 1920 Horatio's Deception (Short)
The Lover
 1919 Pallard the Punter
Horace Callender
 1914 When London Burned (Short)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in the play, "Between Friends", at the Shaftebury Theatre in London, England with Basil Foster, Hugh Wakefield, Jimmy Godden, Marjorie Taylor, Madeleine Lambert, Athole Stewart and Muriel Dole in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Gunner Cyril Smith


Edith Avern | See more »

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