Miles Malleson

Actor · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 47
William Miles Malleson, generally known as Miles Malleson, was an English actor and dramatist, particularly remembered for his appearances in British comedy films of the 1930s to 1960s. Towards the end of his career he also appeared in cameo roles in several Hammer horror films, with a fairly large role in The Brides of Dracula as the hypochondriac and fee-hungry local doctor. read more

William Miles Malleson, generally known as Miles Malleson, was an English actor and dramatist, particularly remembered for his appearances in British comedy films of the 1930s to 1960s. Towards the end of his career he also appeared in cameo roles in several Hammer horror films, with a fairly large role in The Brides of Dracula as the hypochondriac and fee-hungry local doctor. Malleson was also a writer on many films, including some of those in which he had small parts, such as Nell Gwyn (1934) and The Thief of Bagdad (1940). He also translated and adapted several of Molière's plays.

Birth Name

William Miles Malleson

Born

Friday, 25 May 1888

Died

Saturday, 15 March 1969

Actor Filmography

You Must Be Joking! Salesman 1965
First Men in the Moon Dymchurch Registrar 1964
Circus World Billy Hennigan 1964
Murder Ahoy Bishop Faulkner 1964
They All Died Laughing Dr. Woolley 1964
Heavens Above! Rockeby 1963
The Brain Dr. Miller 1962
The Phantom of the Opera 2nd Cabby 1962
Go to Blazes Salesman 1962
Postman's Knock Psychiatrist 1962
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Actor Filmography

You Must Be Joking! Salesman 1965
First Men in the Moon Dymchurch Registrar 1964
Circus World Billy Hennigan 1964
Murder Ahoy Bishop Faulkner 1964
They All Died Laughing Dr. Woolley 1964
Heavens Above! Rockeby 1963
The Brain Dr. Miller 1962
The Phantom of the Opera 2nd Cabby 1962
Go to Blazes Salesman 1962
Postman's Knock Psychiatrist 1962
Double Bunk Rev. Thomas 1961
Fury at Smugglers' Bay Duke of Avon 1961
The Hellfire Club Judge 1961
Bootsie and Snudge Lord Mayor 1960
The Day They Robbed the Bank of England Assistant Curator 1960
Peeping Tom Elderly Gentleman Customer 1960
Kidnapped Mr. Rankeillor 1960
And the Same to You Bishop 1960
The Brides Of Dracula Dr. Tobler 1960
I'm All Right Jack Windrush Snr. 1959
The Hound Of The Baskervilles Bishop 1959
Man in a Cocked Hat Resident Advisor Davidson 1959
The Captain's Table Canon Swingler 1959
Bachelor of Hearts Dr. Butson 1958
Behind The Mask Sir Oswald Pettiford 1958
Horror of Dracula Marx - Undertaker 1958
Gideon of Scotland Yard The Judge 1958
Happy Is the Bride 1st Magistrate 1958
All at Sea Angler 1957
Your Past Is Showing Rev. Bastable 1957
The Silken Affair Mr. Blucher 1957
Paradise Lagoon Vicar 1957
Brothers in Law Kendall Grimes Q.C. 1957
Three Men in a Boat 2nd Old Gentleman 1956
Dry Rot Yokel 1956
The Buccaneers Josiah Parkerhouse 1956
The Man Who Never Was Scientist 1956
Private's Progress Mr. Windrush, Sr. / Mr. Windrush Sr. 1956
The Adventures of Robin Hood Albertus 1955
Wee Geordie Lord Paunceton 1955
King's Rhapsody Jules 1955
The Magical World of Disney Mr. Rankeillor 1954
The Captain's Paradise Lawrence St. James 1953
Folly to be Wise Dr. Hector McAdam 1953
Rheingold Theatre Alexei, Dr. Mayhew 1953
The Assassin Grespi 1952
Trent's Last Case Burton Cupples 1952
The Importance of Being Earnest Canon Chasuble 1952
Treasure Hunt Mr. Walsh 1952
Mr. Lord Says No Mr. Thwaites 1952
The Woman's Angle A. Secrett 1952
A Christmas Carol Old Joe 1951
The Man In The White Suit The Tailor 1951
The Magic Box Orchestra Conductor 1951
Stage Fright Mr. Fortesque 1950
Golden Salamander Douvet 1950
Kind Hearts and Coronets The Hangman 1949
The Perfect Woman Prof. Ernest Belman 1949
The Queen Of Spades Tchybukin 1949
Cardboard Cavalier Judge Gorebucket 1949
The History Of Mr. Polly Old gentleman on punt 1949
Train of Events Johnson, the timekeeper (segment "The Engine Driver") 1949
Woman Hater Vicar 1948
Saraband Lord of Misrule 1948
One Night with You Jailer 1948
Dead of Night Hearse Driver (segment "The Hearse Driver") / Hearse Driver (Segment "The Hearse Conductor") 1945
Adventure for Two Theatre Cashier 1943
The Gentle Sex Guard 1943
Thunder Rock Chairman of Directors 1943
Spitfire Vickers Representative 1942
Unpublished Story Farmfield 1942
Wings and the Woman Vacuum Salesman 1942
This Was Paris Watson, Newspaper Librarian 1942
Major Barbara Morrison 1941
The Thief Of Bagdad Sultan 1940
For Freedom Minor Role 1940
Clouds Over Europe Minor Role 1939
Queen of Destiny Wounded Soldier 1938
Victoria the Great Sir James the Physician 1937
Knight Without Armor Drunken Red Commissar (as Miles Malieson) 1937
Nine Days a Queen Jane's Father 1936
Lazybones The Pessimist 1935
The 39 Steps Palladium Manager 1935
Nell Gwyn Chiffinch 1935
Bitter Sweet The Butler 1933
Perfect Understanding Announcer 1933
Love on Wheels Academy of Music Porter 1932
The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case Thaddeus Sholto 1932
The Water Gipsies Minor Role 1932
Night in Montmartre Minor Role 1931
Sally in Our Alley Minor Role 1931
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