André Morell

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 66
Cecil André Mesritz, known professionally as André Morell, was an English actor. He appeared frequently in theatre, film and on television from the 1930s to the 1970s. His best known screen roles were as Professor Bernard Quatermass in the BBC Television serial Quatermass and the Pit (1958–59), and as Doctor Watson in the Hammer Film Productions... read more

Cecil André Mesritz, known professionally as André Morell, was an English actor. He appeared frequently in theatre, film and on television from the 1930s to the 1970s. His best known screen roles were as Professor Bernard Quatermass in the BBC Television serial Quatermass and the Pit (1958–59), and as Doctor Watson in the Hammer Film Productions version of The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959). He also appeared in the films The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) and Ben-Hur (1959), in several of Hammer's horror films throughout the 1960s and in the acclaimed ITV historical drama The Caesars (1968).

Birth Name

Cecil André Mesritz

Born

Friday, 20 August 1909

Died

Tuesday, 28 November 1978

Actor Filmography

Elementary My Dear Watson: The Man Behind Sherlock Holmes Doctor Watson (archive footage) 2009
Peter Cushing: A One-Way Ticket to Hollywood Dr.Watson / O' Brien (archive footage) 1989
The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes Dr. Watson (archive footage) 1985
The Great Train Robbery Judge (as Andre Morell) 1978
The Lord Of The Rings Elrond 1978
Will Shakespeare Edward Alleyn 1978
The Professionals Brigadier Stadden 1977
The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella Brides Father 1976
The Message Abu-Talib 1976
Barry Lyndon Lord Gustavus Adolphus Wendover (as Andre Morell) 1975
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Actor Filmography

Elementary My Dear Watson: The Man Behind Sherlock Holmes Doctor Watson (archive footage) 2009
Peter Cushing: A One-Way Ticket to Hollywood Dr.Watson / O' Brien (archive footage) 1989
The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes Dr. Watson (archive footage) 1985
The Great Train Robbery Judge (as Andre Morell) 1978
The Lord Of The Rings Elrond 1978
Will Shakespeare Edward Alleyn 1978
The Professionals Brigadier Stadden 1977
The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella Brides Father 1976
The Message Abu-Talib 1976
Barry Lyndon Lord Gustavus Adolphus Wendover (as Andre Morell) 1975
Edward the King Lord Palmerston 1975
Crown Court Justice Caldwell 1972
The Adventurer Father Antonius 1972
Pope Joan Emperor Louis 1972
The Man and the Snake Dr. Druring 1972
10 Rillington Place Judge Lewis (as Andre Morell) 1971
Play for Today Sir Geoffrey Wolf 1970
Julius Caesar Cicero 1970
Special Branch Scabrienski 1969
The Caesars Tiberius 1968
The Expert Major Williams 1968
The Vengeance of She Kassim 1968
Dark of the Sun Bussier 1968
The Mummy's Shroud Sir Basil Walden 1967
The Wrong Box Club Butler 1966
Judith Haim 1966
The Plague of the Zombies Sir James Forbes 1966
BBC Play of the Month Cyril Horsham 1965
She Haumeid 1965
Public Eye Bishop, Robert Stuart 1965
Secret Agent Sir Duncan (as Andre Morell) 1964
Theatre 625 Richard Heyrick 1964
Woman of Straw Judge 1964
The Moon-Spinners Yacht Captain (as Andre Morell) 1964
Doctor Who Marshal Gaspard de Saux-Tavannes 1963
The Human Jungle Sir Desmond Shaw 1963
The Saint Bernhard Raxel 1962
Cash on Demand Colonel Gore Hepburn 1961
The Shadow of the Cat Walter Venable 1961
The Avengers Horatio Kane, Lord Teale 1961
Trouble in the Sky Capt. Manningham (as Andre Morell) 1960
Ben-Hur Sextus 1959
The Hound Of The Baskervilles Doctor Watson (as Andre Morell) 1959
The Giant Behemoth Prof. James Bickford (as Andre Morell) 1959
One Step Beyond Gen. Guenther Hautmann 1959
Quatermass and the Pit Professor Bernard Quatermass 1958
The Invisible Man General Shafari (as Andre Morell) 1958
The Camp on Blood Island Col. Lambert (as Andre Morell) 1958
Paris Holiday American Ambassador 1958
The Bridge on the River Kwai Colonel Green (as Andre Morell) 1957
Pickup Alley Commissioner Breckner 1957
The Baby and the Battleship Marshal 1957
Zarak Maj. Atherton 1956
The Buccaneers Governor 1956
Armchair Theatre Doctor Sloper, Elver Task, Etienne, Halvard Solness 1956
The Black Tent Sheik Salem ben Yussef (as Andre Morell) 1956
The Man Who Never Was Sir Bernard Spilsbury 1956
They Can't Hang Me Robert Isaac Pitt 1955
Lilli Palmer Theatre Doctor 1955
The Secret Chief Inspector Blake 1955
Three Cases of Murder Dr. Audlin ("Lord Mountdrago" segment) 1955
Summertime Englishman in Train Compartment (uncredited) 1955
The Magical World of Disney Yacht Captain 1954
The Black Knight Sir Ontzlake 1954
His Majesty O'keefe Alfred Tetins (as Andre Morell) 1954
Rheingold Theatre Capt. Arthur Welch, Georges, Jan 1953
Stolen Face David 1952
High Treason Supt. Folland 1951
Flesh and Blood Dr. Marshall 1951
The Clouded Yellow Secret Service Chief Chubb (as Andre Morell) 1950
Seven Days to Noon Superintendent Folland (as Andre Morell) 1950
Trio Dr. Lennox (in segment Sanatorium) 1950
Stage Fright Inspector Byard (as Andre Morell) 1950
So Long at the Fair Doctor Hart 1950
Madeleine Defending Counsel (as Andre Morell) 1950
No Place for Jennifer Counsel 1950
If This Be Sin Doctor McCatcheon 1949
Against the Wind Abbott 1948
Unpublished Story Marchand 1942
Three Silent Men Klein (as Andre Morell) 1940
Ten Days in Paris Victor 1940
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