Alan Napier

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 71
Alan William Napier-Clavering, better known as Alan Napier, was an English actor. After a decade in West End theatres, he had a long film career in Britain and later, in Hollywood. Napier is best known today for portraying Alfred Pennyworth, Bruce Wayne's butler in the 1960s live-action Batman television series.

Alan William Napier-Clavering, better known as Alan Napier, was an English actor. After a decade in West End theatres, he had a long film career in Britain and later, in Hollywood. Napier is best known today for portraying Alfred Pennyworth, Bruce Wayne's butler in the 1960s live-action Batman television series.

Birth Name

Alan William Napier-Clavering

Born

Wednesday, 07 January 1903

Died

Monday, 08 August 1988

Actor Filmography

Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (archive footage) 2008
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Actor 'Journey to Center of Earth' 1997
The Monkey Mission Briarton 1981
Centennial Lord Venneford 1978
The Paper Chase Justice Allen Reynolds 1978
Flying High Arthur 1978
The Bastard Dr. Bleeker 1978
ABC Weekend Specials Hawkins 1977
QB VII Semple 1974
Kojak Antonakis 1973
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (archive footage) 2008
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Actor 'Journey to Center of Earth' 1997
The Monkey Mission Briarton 1981
Centennial Lord Venneford 1978
The Paper Chase Justice Allen Reynolds 1978
Flying High Arthur 1978
The Bastard Dr. Bleeker 1978
ABC Weekend Specials Hawkins 1977
QB VII Semple 1974
Kojak Antonakis 1973
Night Gallery The Man (segment "The Sins of the Fathers"), Cousin Zachariah Ogilvy, Doctor (segment "House - With Ghost") 1969
Ironside John, Marcus Lowell, Walter Branford 1967
Family Affair Mr. Wilson 1966
Batman Alfred 1966
Batman Alfred, Egbert / Alfred 1966
Daktari Roger Ealing 1966
The Loved One English Club Official / British Club Official 1965
Laredo Maj. Donaldson 1965
Signpost to Murder The Vicar 1964
Mary Poppins Hound / Huntsman / Reporter #3 1964
My Fair Lady Gentleman Escorting Eliza to the Queen 1964
36 Hours Colonel Peter MacLean / Col. Peter MacLean 1964
Daniel Boone Col. Sir Hubert Crater, Lord Brisbane 1964
The Rogues John McKellway 1964
Marnie Mr. Rutland 1964
The Sword in the Stone Sir Pellinore (voice) / Sir Pellinore 1963
Breaking Point Harold Major 1963
The Eleventh Hour Arnold Todhunter 1962
The Beverly Hillbillies Chemist 1962
Don't Call Me Charlie Gen. Steele 1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Guerny, Sr., Mr. Hodges 1962
The Lloyd Bridges Show Kurt Drobney 1962
The Premature Burial Dr. Gideon Gault 1962
Tender Is the Night Señor Pardo 1962
Alcoa Premiere Judge Cameron 1961
Follow the Sun Julian 'The Major' Mosgrove 1961
Wild in the Country Prof. Joe B. Larson 1961
The Roaring 20's Mr. Dunston 1960
Checkmate Father Dunne 1960
Thriller Attorney Pinchot, Constable Evans, Lawyer Ridgewater 1960
Journey to the Center of the Earth Dean 1959
The Detectives Bishop 1959
Adventures in Paradise Alex 1959
Five Fingers Wembley 1959
The Twilight Zone Capt. Protheroe 1959
Island of Lost Women Dr. Paul Lujan 1959
Shirley Temple's Storybook Col. Devlin 1958
Until They Sail Prosecution Attorney 1957
The Californians Alfred Perkins 1957
Tales of Wells Fargo Bertram La Tour, Colonel Decatur 1957
Panic! Vincent Hawthorne 1957
The Mole People Elinu, the High Priest 1956
Playhouse 90 Sir Luke 1956
Miami Exposé Ray Sheridan / Raymond Sheridan 1956
The Court Jester Sir Brockhurst 1955
The 20th Century-Fox Hour Sir Edward, Governor, Travers 1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Lord Sorrington, Sir Charles Harrington, Sir Everett, Wilfred - the Recording Angel 1955
Moonfleet Parson Glennie 1955
Soldiers of Fortune Commissioner Hartledge 1955
Désirée Despreaux 1954
The Magical World of Disney Archie, Mr. Cryer 1954
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse Carnacki, Stephen Everton 1953
The Loretta Young Show Mr. Bronte 1953
Julius Caesar Cicero 1953
Young Bess Robert Tyrwhitt 1953
General Electric Theater Sean O'Donnell, Jack Simmons 1953
Biff Baker, U.S.A. Prof. Artemus Beechem 1952
Four Star Playhouse John Dwerrihouse 1952
Big Jim McLain Sturak 1952
The Schaefer Century Theatre Uncle Steven 1952
Chevron Theatre Carnacki, Steven Everton 1952
The Blue Veil Prof. George Carter / Professor George Carter 1951
Across the Wide Missouri Capt. Humberstone Lyon 1951
The Highwayman Barton 1951
The Strange Door Count Grassin 1951
The Great Caruso Jean de Reszke 1951
Double Crossbones Capt. Kidd 1951
Tarzan's Peril Commissioner Peters 1951
Tripoli Khalil 1950
Lux Video Theatre Sir Adrian 1950
Master Minds Dr. Druzik 1949
Challenge to Lassie Lord Provost 1949
The Red Danube The General 1949
Manhandled Alton Bennet 1949
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court High Executioner 1949
Fireside Theatre Charles Dickens 1949
Tarzan's Magic Fountain Douglas Jessup / Jessup 1949
Criss Cross Finchley 1949
Your Show Time Sherlock Holmes 1949
Hills of Home Sir George 1948
Joan of Arc Earl of Warwick 1948
Macbeth A Holy Father 1948
Johnny Belinda Defense Attorney 1948
My Own True Love Kittredge 1948
The Lone Wolf in London Monty Beresford 1947
Unconquered Sir William Johnson 1947
Forever Amber Landale 1947
Driftwood Dr. Nicholas Adams 1947
Lured Detective Gordon 1947
Adventure Island Attwater 1947
Ivy Sir Jonathan Wright 1947
High Conquest Tommy Donlin 1947
Fiesta The Tourist 1947
Sinbad, the Sailor Aga 1947
The Strange Woman Judge Henry Saladine 1946
A Scandal in Paris Houdon De Pierremont / Houdon De Pierremont, Police Minister 1946
House of Horrors F. Holmes Harmon 1946
Mademoiselle Fifi The Count de Breville 1946
Three Strangers David Shackleford 1946
Isle of the Dead St. Aubyn 1945
Front Row Center Reverend Thompson 1945
Hangover Square Sir Henry Chapman 1945
Dark Waters The Doctor 1944
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo Mr. Parker 1944
The Hairy Ape MacDougald, Chief Engineer 1944
Ministry of Fear Dr. JM Forrester / Dr. Forrester 1944
The Uninvited Dr. Scott 1944
Action in Arabia Eric Latimer 1944
Lost Angel Dr. Woodring 1943
The Song of Bernadette Dr. Debeau 1943
Madame Curie Dr. Bladh 1943
Lassie Come Home Jock 1943
Appointment in Berlin Col. Patterson 1943
Assignment in Brittany Sam Wells 1943
Random Harvest Julian 1942
Cat People Doc Carver 1942
A Yank at Eton Restaurateur 1942
Eagle Squadron 1942
Confirm or Deny Updyke (scenes deleted) / Updyke 1941
The House of the Seven Gables Fuller 1940
The Invisible Man Returns Willie Spears 1940
We Are Not Alone Archdeacon 1939
The Secret Four Sir Hamar Ryman / Sir Hamar Ryman M.P. 1939
Wife of General Ling Governor 1937
Wings Over Africa Redfern 1936
The Wandering Jew Knight 1933
Bitter Sweet Lord Shayne 1933
Loyalties Gen. Canynge 1933
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