Tutte Lemkow

Actor · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 67
Tutte Lemkow was a Norwegian actor and dancer, who played mostly villainous roles in British television and films. His chief claims to mainstream familiarity were his roles as the fiddler in the film version of Fiddler on the Roof and the old man ("Imam") who translates the inscription on the headpiece of the Staff of Ra for Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark.

Tutte Lemkow was a Norwegian actor and dancer, who played mostly villainous roles in British television and films. His chief claims to mainstream familiarity were his roles as the fiddler in the film version of Fiddler on the Roof and the old man ("Imam") who translates the inscription on the headpiece of the Staff of Ra for Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark.

Born

Wednesday, 28 August 1918

Died

Sunday, 10 November 1991

Actor Filmography

Red Sonja Wizard 1985
Mata Hari Ybarra 1985
Ghost in the Noonday Sun Pontius Kak 1984
Raiders of the Lost Ark Imam 1981
Sphinx Tewfik 1981
Love And Death Pierre 1975
Theater Of Blood Meths Drinker 1973
Mafia Junction 1973
Fiddler On The Roof Fiddler 1971
Upstairs, Downstairs Gustave 1971
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Red Sonja Wizard 1985
Mata Hari Ybarra 1985
Ghost in the Noonday Sun Pontius Kak 1984
Raiders of the Lost Ark Imam 1981
Sphinx Tewfik 1981
Love And Death Pierre 1975
Theater Of Blood Meths Drinker 1973
Mafia Junction 1973
Fiddler On The Roof Fiddler 1971
Upstairs, Downstairs Gustave 1971
Jason King Kivich 1971
Revolution My A.. 1970
UFO Singleton 1970
The Picasso Summer Drunk 1969
Justine Prisoner 1969
Duffy Spaniard 1968
Inspector Clouseau Frenchie LeBec 1968
Fathom Mehmed 1967
The Wrong Box Strangler 1966
BBC Play of the Month Echud Avriel 1965
Thirty-Minute Theatre 1965
Mogul Norwegian Sailor 1965
Masquerade Paviot 1965
The Intelligence Men Seedy Schlecht Agent 1965
The Cracksman Choreographer 1965
A Shot in the Dark Kazak Dancer 1964
Sherlock Holmes Jose 1964
The Moon-Spinners Orestes 1964
Doctor Who Cyclops, Kuiju, Ibrahim 1963
The Victors Sikh Soldier 1963
The Wrong Arm Of The Law Siggy Schmoltz 1963
We Joined the Navy Corporal 1962
Guns of Darkness Gabriel's Cousin 1962
The Road To Hong Kong Hotel Servant 1962
Ramona 1961
The Secret of Monte Cristo Gino 1961
The Guns Of Navarone Nicolai 1961
A Weekend With Lulu Postman Léon 1961
The Green Helmet Carlo Zaraga 1961
The Hellfire Club Higgins 1961
The Avengers Gorky 1961
The Siege Of Sidney Street Dmitrieff 1960
Sands of the Desert Bus Driver 1960
The Boy Who Stole a Million Mateo 1960
Tommy the Toreador Bootblack 1959
The Stranglers of Bombay Ram Das 1959
Ben-Hur Leper 1959
Too Many Crooks Swarthy Man 1959
Sea Fury Dancer (uncredited) 1958
Bonjour Tristesse Pierre Schube 1958
Anastasia Kasbek Dancer 1956
The Iron Petticoat Sutsiyawa 1956
I Am a Camera Electro-Therapist 1955
The Magical World of Disney Orestes 1954
The Captain's Paradise Principal dancer 1953
Moulin Rouge Aicha's Partner 1952
Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951
The Lost People Jaroslav 1949
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