Dirk Bogarde

Actor · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 64
Sir Dirk Bogarde was an English actor and writer. Initially a matinée idol in films such as Doctor in the House (1954) for the Rank Organisation, he later acted in art-house films. In a second career, he wrote seven best-selling volumes of memoirs, six novels and a volume of collected journalism, mainly from articles in The Daily Telegraph.

Sir Dirk Bogarde was an English actor and writer. Initially a matinée idol in films such as Doctor in the House (1954) for the Rank Organisation, he later acted in art-house films. In a second career, he wrote seven best-selling volumes of memoirs, six novels and a volume of collected journalism, mainly from articles in The Daily Telegraph.

Birth Name

Derek Jules Gaspard Ulric Niven van den Bogaerde

Born

Monday, 28 March 1921

Died

Saturday, 08 May 1999

Actor Filmography

A Letter To True Himself (archive footage) 2008
British Film Forever Himself (archive footage) 2007
Sir John Mills' Moving Memories Himself (archive footage) 2000
Empire of the Censors Himself 1995
May We Borrow Your Husband? William Harris 1986
Screen Two James Marriner 1985
The Golden Gong Himself - Interviewee 1985
The Patricia Neal Story Roald Dahl 1981
Despair Herman 1978
A Bridge Too Far Lieutenant General Browning 1977
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

A Letter To True Himself (archive footage) 2008
British Film Forever Himself (archive footage) 2007
Sir John Mills' Moving Memories Himself (archive footage) 2000
Empire of the Censors Himself 1995
May We Borrow Your Husband? William Harris 1986
Screen Two James Marriner 1985
The Golden Gong Himself - Interviewee 1985
The Patricia Neal Story Roald Dahl 1981
Despair Herman 1978
A Bridge Too Far Lieutenant General Browning 1977
Providence Claude Langham 1977
Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1977 Himself 1977
The Executioner Alan Curtis 1975
Arena Himself (archive footage), Himself / Various Roles (archive footage), Himself 1975
The Night Porter Max 1974
The Serpent Philip Boyle 1973
Taking Off 1971
Death in Venice Gustav von Aschenbach 1971
Upon This Rock Bonnie Prince Charlie (voice) 1970
The Damned Friedrich Bruckmann 1969
Justine Pursewarden 1969
Sax Rohmer's The Castle of Fu Manchu Running Man 1969
Oh! What a Lovely War Stephen 1969
Sebastian Sebastian 1968
Our Mother's House Charlie Hook 1967
Accident Stephen 1967
Modesty Blaise Gabriel 1966
The Epic That Never Was Himself - Host / Narrator 1965
Darling Robert Gold 1965
McGuire, Go Home! Maj. McGuire 1965
King & Country Captain Hargreaves 1964
Agent 8 3/4 Nicholas Whistler 1964
The Servant Barrett 1963
Doctor In Distress Dr. Simon Sparrow 1963
The Mind Benders Dr. Henry Laidlaw Longman 1963
I Could Go On Singing David Donne 1963
The Password Is Courage Sgt. Maj. Charles Coward 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest 1962
Damn The Defiant! Lieut. Scott-Padget 1962
Victim Melville Farr 1961
The singer not the song Anacleto Comachi 1961
Insight: Anthony Asquith Himself 1960
Here's Hollywood Himself 1960
Song Without End Franz Liszt 1960
The Angel Wore Red Arturo Carrera 1960
Libel Number Fifteen 1959
The Doctor's Dilemma Louis Dubedat 1959
The Wind Cannot Read Flight Lieutenant Michael Quinn 1958
A Tale of Two Cities Sydney Carton 1958
Campbell's Kingdom Bruce Campbell 1957
Doctor At Large Dr. Simon Sparrow 1957
Night Ambush Maj. Patrick Leigh Fermor 1957
The Spanish Gardener Jose 1956
Cast A Dark Shadow Edward "Teddy" Bare 1955
This Is Your Life Himself 1955
Simba Alan Howard 1955
Doctor At Sea Dr. Simon Sparrow 1955
The Sleeping Tiger Frank Clemmons 1954
Cocktails in the Kitchen Tony 1954
The Sea Shall Not Have Them Flight Sgt. MacKay 1954
Doctor In The House Simon Sparrow 1954
They Who Dare Lieut. Graham 1954
Desperate Moment Simon Van Halder 1953
Raiders in the Sky Tim Mason 1953
Penny Princess Tony Craig 1952
The Stranger in Between Chris Lloyd 1952
Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951
Blackmailed Stephen Mundy 1951
Five Angles on Murder R.W. (Bob) Baker 1950
So Long at the Fair George Hathaway 1950
The Blue Lamp Tom Riley 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Panelist 1950
Boys In Brown Alfie Rawlins 1949
Dear Mr. Prohack Charles Prohack 1949
Maniacs on Wheels Bill Fox 1949
Quartet George Bland (segment "The Alien Corn") 1948
Sin of Esther Waters William Latch 1948
Dancing With Crime Policeman (uncredited) 1947
Come on George! Extra 1940
1982 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
1961 Golden Globe Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
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