Arthur Lowe

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 52
Arthur Lowe was an English actor. His acting career spanned nearly forty years, including starring roles in numerous theatre and television productions. He played Captain Mainwaring in the British sitcom Dad's Army from 1968 until 1977, was nominated for seven BAFTAs and became one of the most recognised faces on television.

Arthur Lowe was an English actor. His acting career spanned nearly forty years, including starring roles in numerous theatre and television productions. He played Captain Mainwaring in the British sitcom Dad's Army from 1968 until 1977, was nominated for seven BAFTAs and became one of the most recognised faces on television.

Born

Wednesday, 22 September 1915

Died

Thursday, 15 April 1982

Actor Filmography

Coronation Street: Compilations Leonard Swindley 2020
Perry and Croft: Made in Britain Capt. George Mainwaring (archive footage) 2014
Hitler: The Comedy Years Capt. George Mainwaring 2007
Timeshift Himself - Storyteller, Jackanory (archive footage) 2002
Don't Panic! The Dad's Army Story Capt. George Mainwaring (archive footage) 2000
After They Were Famous (archive footage) 1999
Wagner Meser 1981
A.J. Wentworth, B.A. A.J. Wentworth, B.A. 1982
Britannia Hospital Guest Patient 1982
Sweet William Captain Walton 1980
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Coronation Street: Compilations Leonard Swindley 2020
Perry and Croft: Made in Britain Capt. George Mainwaring (archive footage) 2014
Hitler: The Comedy Years Capt. George Mainwaring 2007
Timeshift Himself - Storyteller, Jackanory (archive footage) 2002
Don't Panic! The Dad's Army Story Capt. George Mainwaring (archive footage) 2000
After They Were Famous (archive footage) 1999
Wagner Meser 1981
A.J. Wentworth, B.A. A.J. Wentworth, B.A. 1982
Britannia Hospital Guest Patient 1982
Sweet William Captain Walton 1980
The Lady Vanishes Charters 1979
The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe Mr. Beaver (voice) 1979
Bless Me Father Father Charles Clement Duddleswell 1978
The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It Dr. John H. Watson 1977
Philby, Burgess and Maclean Herbert Morrison 1977
The Bawdy Adventures Of Tom Jones Dr. Thwackum 1976
Man About the House Spiros 1974
David Copperfield Mr. Micawber 1974
No Sex Please - We're British Mr Bromley 1973
Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall Maj. Drysdale 1973
O Lucky Man! Mr. Duff / Charlie Johnson / Dr. Munda 1973
Theater of Blood Horace Sprout 1973
The Ruling Class Daniel Tucker 1972
Dad's Army Capt. Mainwaring 1971
Doctor at Large Dr. Maxwell 1971
Fragment of Fear Mr. Nugent 1970
Some Will, Some Won't Police Sergeant 1970
Spring and Port Wine Mr. Aspinall 1970
The Bed Sitting Room Father 1969
ITV Saturday Night Theatre Mason, Mr. Cakebread 1969
If.... Mr. Kemp: Staff 1968
Dad's Army Capt. George Mainwaring, Captain George Mainwaring, The Choir, Barry Mainwaring 1968
Rogues' Gallery Mr. Cakebread 1968
Red, White and Zero The Mayor 1967
Jackanory Reader 1965
BBC Play of the Month Sir Oliver Surface 1965
Call My Bluff Himself 1965
You Must Be Joking! Husband 1965
Pardon the Expression Leonard Swindley 1965
The Wednesday Play Colonel Harrup 1964
This Sporting Life Charles Slomer / Slomer 1963
Go to Blazes Warder 1962
Three Live Wires 1961
The Avengers Benstead 1961
Maigret Monsieur Triboulet 1960
The Day They Robbed the Bank of England Bank Official (uncredited) 1960
No Hiding Place Simpson, Raymond Watkins 1959
The Boy and the Bridge Bridge Mechanic 1959
Glencannon Binney 1959
Black Tide Garage Owner 1958
Blind Spot 1958
A Stranger in Town Jeweller 1957
Hour of Decision Caligraphy Expert 1957
The Green Man Radio Salesman 1956
Armchair Theatre Mr. King, Det. Sgt. Wimpole, Tailor, Mr. Podgers, Mr. Godsall 1956
Adventure Theater 3rd Drama critic 1956
Who Done It? Radio-Controlled Tank Operator 1956
Breakaway Mitchell 1956
This Is Your Life Himself - Guest, Himself 1955
The Last Appointment Barratt 1954
The Spider and the Fly Town Clerk 1949
Kind Hearts and Coronets The Reporter 1949
Dulcimer Street Commuter on Train 1948
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