Harry Andrews
Harry Andrews

Gender

Male

Known Credits

24

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

Hawk the Slayer

Hawk the Slayer

as High Abbot

2008

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

as Capt. Rootes

2000

Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper

as Coroner Wynne Baxter

1988

Superman

Superman

as 2nd Elder

1978

The Medusa Touch

The Medusa Touch

as Assistant Commissioner

1978

Equus

Equus

as Harry Dalton

1977

The Passover Plot

The Passover Plot

as Yohanan the Baptist

1976

The Blue Bird

The Blue Bird

as The Oak

1976

Man of La Mancha

Man of La Mancha

as The Innkeeper / The Governor

1973

The MacKintosh Man

The MacKintosh Man

as Mackintosh

1973

Night Hair Child

Night Hair Child

as Headmaster

1972

Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain

as Senior civil servant

1969

Play Dirty

Play Dirty

as Brig. Blore

1969

The Hill

The Hill

as R.S.M. Wilson

1965

The System

The System

as Larsey

1964

633 Squadron

633 Squadron

as Air Vice-Marshal Davis

1964

Barabbas

Barabbas

as Peter

1962

Solomon and Sheba

Solomon and Sheba

as Baltor

1959

Saint Joan

Saint Joan

as John de Stogumber

1957

A Hill in Korea

A Hill in Korea

as Sgt. Payne

1956

Moby Dick

Moby Dick

as Stubbs

1956

The Red Beret

The Red Beret

as R.S.M.

1953

A Circle of Deception

A Circle of Deception

as Capt. Thomas Rawson

1916