Anthony Steel (III) (1920–2001)

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Known primarily in Britain for his many "matinée idol" roles during the 1950s, Anthony Steel is perhaps best remembered in Hollywood and elsewhere as the erstwhile husband of Anita Ekberg. His career never really took off in Hollywood; at one point during his marriage to Ms. Ekberg, he was referred to as "Mr. Ekberg" - a slight that reflected his ... See full bio »

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Known For

West of Zanzibar Bob Payton
Storm Over the Nile Harry Faversham
Ivory Hunter Bob Payton


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 1998 The Broker's Man (TV Series)
Dr Harman
- Kith and Kin (1998) ... Dr Harman
 1984 Robin Hood (TV Series)
Earl Godwin
- The Swords of Wayland (1984) ... Earl Godwin
 1984 The Glory Boys (TV Mini Series)
Director General
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Director General
 1983 Bergerac (TV Series)
Harker Le Fevre
- Ninety Per Cent Proof (1983) ... Harker Le Fevre
 1983 Andy Robson (TV Series)
Herbert Neville
- Circumstancial Evidence (1983) ... Herbert Neville
- Capital Crime (1983) ... Herbert Neville
 1983 Jemima Shore Investigates (TV Series)
Henry Hastings
- A Chamber of Horrors (1983) ... Henry Hastings
 1981 Artemis 81 (TV Movie)
Tristram Guise
 1981 The Monster Club
Lintom Busotsky (Segment "The Monster Club")
 1980 The Mirror Crack'd
Sir Derek Ridgeley ('Murder at Midnight')
 1980 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
'Timber' Woods / The Stranger
- Poison (1980) ... 'Timber' Woods
- Galloping Foxley (1980) ... The Stranger
 1979 The Dick Francis Thriller: The Racing Game (TV Series)
Count Guiccoli
- Gambling Lady (1979) ... Count Guiccoli
 1979 Strangers (TV Series)
Sir Harry Adams
- Friends in High Places (1979) ... Sir Harry Adams
 1978 Indagine su un delitto perfetto
Supt. Jeff Hawks
 1978 Return of the Saint (TV Series)
Max Boothroyd
- The Imprudent Professor (1978) ... Max Boothroyd
 1978 Let's Get Laid
Moncrieff Dovecraft
 1978 Crossroads (TV Series)
Philip Warner Bligh
- Episode #1.2893 (1978) ... Philip Warner Bligh
- Episode #1.2892 (1978) ... Philip Warner Bligh
- Episode #1.2890 (1978) ... Philip Warner Bligh
- Episode #1.2889 (1978) ... Philip Warner Bligh
- Episode #1.2888 (1978) ... Philip Warner Bligh
 1978 The Professionals (TV Series)
Sir Charles Milvern
- The Female Factor (1978) ... Sir Charles Milvern
 1977 La notte dell'alta marea
Richard Butler
 1977 Fiona
 1975 The Story of O
Sir Stephen
 1975 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
- Target (1975) ... Smith
 1974 Sykes (TV Series)
Geoffrey Underwood
- The Stolen Bentley (1974) ... Geoffrey Underwood
 1974 Thriller (TV Series)
Mr. Burton
- I'm the Girl He Wants to Kill (1974) ... Mr. Burton
 1974 The Protectors (TV Series)
Adam Ferris
- Burning Bush (1974) ... Adam Ferris
 1973 Massacre in Rome
Maj. Domizlaf
 1970 11 Uhr 20 (TV Mini Series)
- Tod in der Kasbah (1970) ... Carlsson
- Flucht in die Sahara (1970) ... Carlsson
- Mord am Bosporus (1970) ... Carlsson
 1969 The War Devils
Colonel James Steele
 1969 Hotel Royal (TV Movie)
Sir Robert Gunningham
 1969 Rabbit in the Pit
 1968 God's Police Patrol
Dr. Karim
 1968 Anzio
Gen. Marsh
 1967 Hell Is Empty
Major Morton
 1966 The Queens
The Professor (segment "Fata Marta")
 1966 An Affair of States
Michael 'Mike' Astor
 1964 Winnetou: The Red Gentleman
Bud Forrester
 1963 Thirty Minute Theatre (TV Series)
 1963 A Matter of Choice
John Crighton
 1963 The Switch
Bill Craddock
 1963 Crane (TV Series)
- My Deadly Friend (1963) ... Gil
 1962 Tiger of the Seven Seas
William Scott
 1960 Revenge of the Barbarians
Olympius, Consul of Rome
 1959 48 Hours to Live
Mike Gibson
 1959 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
Charles Remley
- The Black Pearl (1959) ... Charles Remley
 1959 Honeymoon
Kit Kelly
 1958 Harry Black and the Tiger
Desmond Tanner
 1958 A Question of Infidelity
Mark Loring
 1957 Valerie
Reverend Blake
 1956 Checkpoint
Bill Fraser
 1956 The Black Tent
Capt. David Holland
 1955 Storm Over the Nile
Harry Faversham
 1955 Passage Home
First Mate Vosper
 1955 Out of the Clouds
Gus Randall
 1954 The Sea Shall Not Have Them
Flying Officer Treherne
 1954 West of Zanzibar
Bob Payton
 1953 Break to Freedom
 1953 The Master of Ballantrae
Henry Durie
 1953 Malta Story
Wing Commander Bartlett
 1952 Outpost in Malaya
Inspectir Hugh Dobson
 1952 Something Money Can't Buy
Captain Harry Wilding
 1952 The Hundred Hour Hunt
Dr. Carter
 1951 Another Man's Poison
Larry Stevens
 1951 Ivory Hunter
Bob Payton
 1951 Laughter in Paradise
Roger Godfrey
 1950 The Mudlark
Lieutenant Charles McHatten
 1950 The Wooden Horse
Captain John Clinton
 1950 The Blue Lamp
Police Constable (uncredited)
 1949 The Amazing Mr. Beecham
 1949 The Gay Lady
The Bellaires' footman
 1949 Helter Skelter (uncredited)
 1949 Don't Ever Leave Me
 1949 Poet's Pub
Compton (uncredited)
 1949 Christopher Columbus
Messenger (uncredited)
 1949 Marry Me
Jack Harris
 1949 Lost Daughter
Bridegroom (uncredited)
 1948 A Piece of Cake
Plainclothes Policeman (uncredited)
 1948 Saraband (uncredited)
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