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John H. Watson (I) (1922–1996)

John H. Watson was born on November 13, 1922 in Market Harborough, England as John Hamer Watson. He was an actor and writer, known for Potts in Parovia (1956), The Adventures of Ben Gunn (1958) and Potts and the Night Whistlers (1957). He died in December 1996 in Kingston-upon-Thames, England. See full bio »


(age 74) in Kingston-upon-Thames, England, UK

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Known For

Potts in Parovia Claude Eaton-Smythe
Potts and the Night Whistlers Sergeant Tim Rogers
The End of the Affair Cameo appearance


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 1967 The Further Adventures of the Musketeers (TV Series)
Officer of the Guard
- Defiance (1967) ... Officer of the Guard
 1967 The Jokers
Police Officer in Marryatt's Car (uncredited)
 1964 The Sicilians
Doctor at Flats
 1964 The Midnight Men (TV Series)
Police officer
- Promise to Kill (1964) ... Police officer
 1963 Master Spy
Detective at Airport (uncredited)
 1963 The Crimson Blade
Fitzroy (uncredited)
 1963 Shadow of Fear
 1963 Stranglehold
 1962 Night of the Prowler
Police Photographer
 1962 Jailbreak
2nd Uniformed Policeman
 1961 Part-Time Wife
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1961 Golden Girl (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. Grahams
- The High Man (1961) ... Det. Sgt. Grahams
- The Man in the Park (1961) ... Det. Sgt. Grahams
 1961 Gorgo
Navy Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1960 Dead Lucky
Police Sergeant
 1960 Sink the Bismarck!
Officer - 'King George V' (uncredited)
 1959 The Case Before You (TV Mini Series)
Sergeant Wilder
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... Sergeant Wilder
- Episode #1.1 (1959) ... Sergeant Wilder
 1959 Horrors of the Black Museum
Police Constable at Murder Scene (uncredited)
 1959 The Captain's Table
Ship's Officer (uncredited)
 1958 The Adventures of Ben Gunn (TV Series)
Jim Hawkins
- Marooned (1958) ... Jim Hawkins
- The Honest Seaman (1958) ... Jim Hawkins
- How the Treasure Was Buried (1958) ... Jim Hawkins
- The Winning of the Treasure (1958) ... Jim Hawkins
- The Taking of the Walrus (1958) ... Jim Hawkins
 1958 Carve Her Name with Pride
British Prisoner on Train (uncredited)
 1958 Violent Playground
Detective - Juvenile Liaison (uncredited)
 1957 The Strange Case of Dr. Manning
Plainclothesman (as John Watson)
 1957 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Count Eger
- To Be a Student (1957) ... Count Eger
 1957 Thunder in the West (TV Series)
Gentleman in Waiting
- For King and Monmouth (1957) ... Gentleman in Waiting
 1957 Cat Girl
Roberts (as John Watson)
 1957 Potts and the Night Whistlers (TV Series)
Sergeant Tim Rogers
- The Riddle Unravelled (1957) ... Sergeant Tim Rogers
- Captain Tempest Takes a Hand (1957) ... Sergeant Tim Rogers
- The Mystery of Black Lodge Creek (1957) ... Sergeant Tim Rogers
- Diamonds in the Rough (1957) ... Sergeant Tim Rogers
 1957 The Steel Bayonet
Cpl. Bean
 1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Dangerous Cargo (1957) ... Tomkins
 1956 Up in the World
Prison Warder (uncredited)
 1956 Potts in Parovia (TV Series)
Claude Eaton-Smythe
- Potts to the Rescue (1956) ... Claude Eaton-Smythe
- The Leaflet Raid (1956) ... Claude Eaton-Smythe
- Enter the Condors (1956) ... Claude Eaton-Smythe
- Out of Action (1956) ... Claude Eaton-Smythe
- The Warning Note (1956) ... Claude Eaton-Smythe
 1956 The Weapon
Man in Phone Booth (uncredited)
 1955 The Leakage (TV Movie)
 1955 Stolen Assignment
Plain Clothes Detective Sgt.
 1955 The End of the Affair
Cameo appearance
 1955 The Delavine Affair
Detective Sergeant (uncredited)
 1954 Burnt Evidence
Police Constable (uncredited)
 1954 Cross-Up
Truscott (as John Watson)
 1954 The Last Appointment
Police Sergeant
 1954 Fatal Journey (Short)
Records Clerk (uncredited)
 1954 Dangerous Cargo
 1953 The Clue of the Missing Ape
Lt. Commander Smoking Pipe (uncredited)
 1953 Three Stops to Murder
 1953 House of Blackmail
Bert - Cafe Customer (uncredited)
 1952 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
- A Month of Sundays (1952) ... Adjutant
 1952 Taking Things Quietly (TV Movie)
PC Harris
Show Show Writer (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Sherlock Holmes vs. Dracula: Or, the Adventure of the Sanguinary Count."

Alternate Names:

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