Michael Rennie

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 67
Michael Rennie was a British film, television and stage actor, perhaps best remembered for his starring role as the space visitor Klaatu in the science fiction film The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951). In a career spanning more than 30 years, Rennie appeared in more than 50 films and in several American television series.

Michael Rennie was a British film, television and stage actor, perhaps best remembered for his starring role as the space visitor Klaatu in the science fiction film The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951). In a career spanning more than 30 years, Rennie appeared in more than 50 films and in several American television series.

Birth Name

Eric Alexander Rennie

Born

Wednesday, 25 August 1909

Died

Thursday, 10 June 1971

Actor Filmography

Watch the Skies!: Science Fiction, the 1950s and Us Klaatu 2005
Lost in Space Forever The Keeper (archive footage) / The Keeper 1998
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Actor 'The Day the Earth Stood Still' 1997
Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey Actor in 'The Day the Earth Stood Still' Clip 1993
Biography Hilary Carson (clip from Island in the Sun (1957)) 1987
The Horror Show (archive footage) 1979
Assignment Terror Dr. Odo Warnoff 1970
The Battle of El Alamein Gen. Bernard Law Montgomery / Bernard Law Montgomery 1969
Stoney Harvey Ward 1969
Subterfuge Goldsmith 1968
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Watch the Skies!: Science Fiction, the 1950s and Us Klaatu 2005
Lost in Space Forever The Keeper (archive footage) / The Keeper 1998
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Actor 'The Day the Earth Stood Still' 1997
Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey Actor in 'The Day the Earth Stood Still' Clip 1993
Biography Hilary Carson (clip from Island in the Sun (1957)) 1987
The Horror Show (archive footage) 1979
Assignment Terror Dr. Odo Warnoff 1970
The Battle of El Alamein Gen. Bernard Law Montgomery / Bernard Law Montgomery 1969
Stoney Harvey Ward 1969
Subterfuge Goldsmith 1968
Commando Attack Blynn / Il sergente Blynn 1968
The Last Chance George McConnell 1968
The Devil's Brigade Lt. Gen. Mark Clark 1968
The Power Arthur Nordlund 1968
The Young, the Evil and the Savage Inspector Durand 1968
Death on the Run Major Worthington Clark 1967
The Danny Thomas Hour Paul Heaton 1967
Hondo and the Apaches Tribolet 1967
Hondo Randall Tribolet 1967
Hotel Geoffrey - Duke of Lanbourne 1967
The Invaders Vice Chancellor Pierre Alquist, Magnus 1967
Cyborg 2087 Garth A7 1966
Jericho Major George Quincy 1966
Iron Horse Johnny Hobart 1966
The Time Tunnel Capt. Malcolm Smith 1966
Batman Sandman 1966
Ride Beyond Vengeance Brooks Durham 1966
The F.B.I. Eric Reverson, Albert Robinson / Major John Anka, Conrad Letterman 1965
I Spy Hamilton 1965
Lost in Space The Keeper 1965
Branded Charles Briswell 1965
Daniel Boone Edgar Newton, Maj. Peter Wellington 1964
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Barnaby Partridge 1964
12 O'Clock High Gen. St. John Keighley 1964
Mary, Mary Dirk Winsten / Dirk Winston 1963
Kraft Suspense Theatre Robert Thurston 1963
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Edward Parker Greene, Inspector Kauslake 1963
The Great Adventure President Jefferson Davis 1963
You Don't Say Self 1963
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Ralph Manson 1962
The Virginian Michael O'Rourke 1962
The Dick Powell Theatre General Conrad Munday, Inspector Marshall 1961
The Americans Capt. James Duquesne 1961
Route 66 Summers 1960
The Barbara Stanwyck Show Julius Ulrich 1960
The Lost World Lord John Roxton 1960
Third Man on the Mountain Captain John Winter 1959
Bonanza Prof. Poppy / Dr. P.A. Mundy 1959
Pursuit Joe Rogers - Private eye 1958
Lux Playhouse Walter Brand 1958
Missiles from Hell Stefan 1958
Decision Colonel T.J. Allan 1958
Shirley Temple's Storybook Capt. Creighton 1958
Suspicion Angus Martin 1957
The DuPont Show of the Month Sir Percy Blakeney 1957
Perry Mason Prof. Edward Lindley 1957
Wagon Train John Cameron, Robert Harrison Clarke 1957
Omar Khayyam Hasani Sabah 1957
Island in the Sun Hilary Carson 1957
Teenage Rebel Jay Fallon 1956
Zane Grey Theatre Marshal Locke Gardner, Grant Coburn, Matthew Birch 1956
Playhouse 90 Eric Millet 1956
The Rains of Ranchipur Lord Albert Esketh 1955
The 20th Century-Fox Hour Narrator 1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Allen Bliss, Sir Humphrey J. Orford 1955
Seven Cities of Gold Father Junipero Serra 1955
Soldier of Fortune Inspector Merryweather, Hong Kong Marine Police / Inspector Merryweather 1955
Désirée Bernadotte / Jean-Baptiste Bernadotte 1954
The Magical World of Disney Captain John Winter 1954
Producers' Showcase Howard Joyce 1954
Climax! Lieutenant Barton, Dr. Fitzroy, Dr. Henry Jekyll / Mr. Hyde, 'Irish' Sean Dillon, Charles Martin Westling, Lord Edward Dominey / Major General Von Raggenstein, Lorenzo, James MacLennan 1954
Mambo Enrico Marisoni / Il conte Enrico Marisoni 1954
Demetrius and the Gladiators Peter 1954
Princess of the Nile Rama Khan 1954
Prince Valiant Narrator 1954
King of the Khyber Rifles Brig. Gen. J. R. Maitland 1953
The Robe Peter 1953
Dangerous Crossing Dr. Paul Manning / Paul Manning 1953
Sailor of the King Lt. Richard Saville 1953
The Desert Rats Narrator 1953
Titanic End Narrator / End Narrator (Voice) 1953
Pony Soldier Ending Narrator 1952
Les Miserables Jean Valjean 1952
5 Fingers Colin Travers 1952
Phone Call from a Stranger Dr. Robert Fortness 1952
I'll Never Forget You Roger Forsyth 1951
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel Narrator (voice) / Narrator 1951
The Day the Earth Stood Still Klaatu / Klaatu, alias Mr. Carpenter 1951
The 13th Letter Dr. Pearson 1951
The Black Rose King Edward 1950
Trio Major Templeton (segment "Sanatorium") / Major George Templeton (segment Sanatorium) 1950
The Body Said No! Self 1950
Miss Pilgrim's Progress Bob Thane 1949
The Golden Madonna Mike Christie 1949
Uneasy Terms Slim Callaghan 1948
High Fury Rudolph 1947
The Root of All Evil Charles Mortimer 1947
Caesar and Cleopatra 1st. Centurion / 1st Centurion 1946
The Wicked Lady Kit Locksby 1945
I'll Be Your Sweetheart Bob Fielding 1945
The Big Blockade Royal Air Force: George / George 1942
Ships with Wings Lieut. Maxwell 1941
Tower of Terror Anthony Hale 1941
'Pimpernel' Smith Prison Camp Officer 1941
Suicide Squadron Kapulski 1941
Turned Out Nice Again Diner 1941
Death Cell Inspector 1941
Shadows of the Underworld Gang Member 1939
Bank Holiday Guardsman 1938
The Divorce of Lady X Greeter in Club 1938
Murder on Diamond Row Medical Examiner 1937
Gangway Ship's Officer 1937
The Conquest of the Air Marquis d'Arlandes 1936
The Man Who Could Work Miracles San Francisco Cop 1936
Secret Agent Army Captain 1936
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