Harry Andrews
Harry Andrews

Gender

Male

Known Credits

7

Harry Andrews

Date of Birth: Nov 10, 1911

Birthplace: Tonbridge, Kent, England, UK

 

 

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Harry Fleetwood Andrews, CBE (10 November 1911 – 6 March 1989) was an English film actor known for his frequent portrayals of tough military officers. His performance as Sergeant Major Wilson in The Hill alongside Sean Connery earned Andrews the 1965 National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actor and a nomination for the 1966 BAFTA Award for Best British Actor. He made his film debut in The Red Beret in 1953. Prior to his film career, Andrews was an accomplished Shakespearean actor, appearing at such venues as the Queens Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre, and the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in England as well as theatres in New York City, Paris, Antwerp, and Brussels.

Known For

Filmography

Superman

Superman

as 2nd Elder

1978

Equus

Equus

as Harry Dalton

1977

Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain

as Senior civil servant

1969

633 Squadron

633 Squadron

as Air Vice-Marshal Davis

1964

Solomon and Sheba

Solomon and Sheba

as Baltor

1959

Night Hair Child

Night Hair Child

as Headmaster

1969