John Dair

Actor
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John Dair was a Scottish actor who was best known for his role as Harry Grout’s bodyguard ‘Crusher’ in the sitcom Porridge and as Charlie Dawson in the drama Our Friends in the North.

John Dair was a Scottish actor who was best known for his role as Harry Grout’s bodyguard ‘Crusher’ in the sitcom Porridge and as Charlie Dawson in the drama Our Friends in the North.

Born

Friday, 03 March 1933

Died

Friday, 25 November 2005

Actor Filmography

Captain Jack 1st Quaker Man 1999
Loch Ness Macleish / Macleash 1996
Our Friends in the North Charlie Dawson 1996
Doctor Finlay Baillie Budge 1993
The Detectives Masseur 1993
Hear My Song Derek 1991
Chicago Joe and the Showgirl John 1990
Screen One The Fat Man 1989
Batman Ricorso 1989
Jack the Ripper Isenschmid 1988
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Captain Jack 1st Quaker Man 1999
Loch Ness Macleish / Macleash 1996
Our Friends in the North Charlie Dawson 1996
Doctor Finlay Baillie Budge 1993
The Detectives Masseur 1993
Hear My Song Derek 1991
Chicago Joe and the Showgirl John 1990
Screen One The Fat Man 1989
Batman Ricorso 1989
Jack the Ripper Isenschmid 1988
Mister Corbett's Ghost 1987
Filthy Rich & Catflap BBC barman 1987
Body Contact Hood 1987
London's Burning Mr. Bainbridge 1986
Up the Elephant and Round the Castle McGonegal 1983
Yellowbeard Big John 1983
Whoops Apocalypse Man 1982
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Rich Merchant 1981
Doing Time Samson / Sampson 1979
Porridge Crusher 1974
Last of the Summer Wine Pub Patron 1973
Sykes Lighting assistant 1972
The Onedin Line Queen Neptune 1971
The Two Ronnies Waiter 1971
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