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Deering Wells (1896–1961)

Deering Wells was born on January 31, 1896 in Streatham, London, England as Frederic Saul Wells. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1960), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and The Royalty (1957). He died on September 29, 1961 in Alton, Hampshire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Inspector Messiter
The Royalty
The Royalty The Bishop of Cambridge


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 1961 She Died Young (TV Movie)
Mr. Green, Bishop of Lincoln
 1961 Line of Enquiry (TV Movie)
Dr. Stone
 1960 Robert Tavener, Deceased (TV Movie)
Captain Kemble
 1960 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (TV Series)
Judge Thatcher
- Lost and Found (1960) ... Judge Thatcher
- Noble Tom (1960) ... Judge Thatcher
- Gone But Not Forgotten (1960) ... Judge Thatcher
- The Saving of Muff Potter (1960) ... Judge Thatcher
- Clever Tom (1960) ... Judge Thatcher
 1960 On Trial (TV Series)
Clerk of the Arraigns
- Oscar Wilde (1960) ... Clerk of the Arraigns
 1960 The Angry Silence
Police Inspector
 1959 Libel
 1959 Garry Halliday (TV Series)
- The Wrong Side of the Law (1959) ... Pop
- Into the Fire (1959) ... Pop
 1958 Starr and Company (TV Series)
Lord Kitteridge
- To Catch a Mackerel (1958) ... Lord Kitteridge
 1958 The Two-Headed Spy
Gen. Merkel
 1958 The Sky Larks (TV Series)
Mr. Ellison
- Flag-Captain (1958) ... Mr. Ellison
 1958 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Condon, the Prison Governor
- Hanging Judge (1958) ... Condon, the Prison Governor
 1957 The Royalty (TV Series)
The Bishop of Cambridge
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... The Bishop of Cambridge
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... The Bishop of Cambridge
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... The Bishop of Cambridge
 1957 Overseas Press Club - Exclusive! (TV Series)
- The Littlest Sergeant (1957) ... Doctor
 1956 The Grove Family (TV Series)
Mr. Kemp
- The Champion (1956) ... Mr. Kemp
- The Assailant (1956) ... Mr. Kemp
 1955 Richard III
 1952 The Monster of Killoon (TV Movie)
Sir Frederick Barnsley
 1951 The Passing Show (TV Series)
Sam Higgins
- 1900-1910: The Years of Plenty (1951) ... Sam Higgins
 1951 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Inspector Messiter
- The Magistrate (1951) ... Inspector Messiter
 1949 The Importance of Being Earnest (TV Movie)
 1938 Glorious Morning (TV Movie)
 1937 The High Command
 1935 Lucky Days (uncredited)
 1933 Lord of the Manor
Robert Bovey

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Loyalties (1922). Drama. Written by John Galsworthy. Directed by Basil Dean. Gaiety Theatre: 27 Sep 1922- Apr 1923 (closing date unknown/220 performances). Cast: Felix Aylmer (as "General Canynge"), Diana Bourbon (as "Mabel"), Henry Carvill (as "Treisure/Ricardos"), James Dale (as "Ferdinand De Lewis"), Laurence Hanray (as "... See more »

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