Anthony Dawson

Biography

Long-faced, emaciated-looking character actor with a thin mustache and an impeccable English accent, Anthony Dawson was typecast in a variety of villainous roles in the 1950s and 1960s.

He was born Anthony Douglas Gillon Dawson in Edinburgh, Scotland, to Ida Violet (Kittel) and Eric Fra...

30 titles Acting Writing

7.4

Selling Hitler

1991 · Marquis of Bath

4.7

Run for Your Life

1988 · Colonnello Moorcroft

4.4

Ghoulies II

1987 · Priest

6.5

Massacre in Rome Rappresaglia

1973 · SS-Brigadeführer Wilhelm Harster

6.6

The Valachi Papers

1972 · Federal Investigator

7.0

Red Sun Soleil rouge

1971 · Hyatt

6.8

Deadlock

1970 · Anthony Sunshine

5.6

Operation Snafu Rosolino Paternò, soldato...

1970 · Italian General

7.2

The Battle of Neretva Bitka na Neretvi

1969 · General Morelli

5.9

A Sky Full of Stars for a Roof ...e per tetto un cielo di stelle

1968 · Samuel Pratt

6.9

Your Turn to Die Troppo per vivere... poco per morire

1967 · Dr. Evans

7.2

Death Rides a Horse Da uomo a uomo

1967 · Burt Cavanaugh

3.1

Operation Kid Brother OK Connery

1967 · Alpha

7.3

The Rover L'avventuriero

1967 · Captain Vincent

7.5

From Russia with Love

1963 · Ernst Blofeld

5.6

Seven Seas to Calais Il dominatore dei sette mari

1962 · Lord Burleigh

7.3

Dr. No

1962 · Professor Dent

7.3

Offbeat

1961 · James Dawson

6.8

The Curse of the Werewolf

1961 · The Marques Siniestro

6.8

Midnight Lace

1960 · Roy Ash

7.6

Tiger Bay

1959 · Barclay

7.2

Libel

1959 · Gerald Loddon

6.3

Grip of the Strangler

1958 · Supt. Burk

5.1

Action of the Tiger

1957 · Security Officer

5.6

That Lady

1955 · Don Inigo

8.2

Dial M for Murder

1954 · Charles Alexander Swann aka Captain Lesgate

6.3

The Long Dark Hall

1951 · The Man

5.7

Valley of the Eagles

1951 · Sven Nystrom

6.1

They Were Not Divided

1950 · Michael

7.0

The Wooden Horse

1950 · Pomfret

6.9

The Woman in Question

1950 · Inspector Wilson

7.4

The Queen of Spades

1949 · Fyodor

7.5

The Way to the Stars

1945 · Bertie Steen

6.0

Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt

1940 · Student

1 titles Acting Writing

6.8

The Snorkel

1958 · Story