Esmond Knight

Biography

Esmond Penington Knight (4 May 1906 – 23 February 1987) was an English actor.

He was an accomplished actor with a career spanning over half a century. For much of his career Esmond Knight was virtually blind. He had been badly injured in 1941 whilst on active service on board HMS Prince...

24 titles Acting

6.9

The Element of Crime Forbrydelsens element

1984 · Osborne

7.8

A Voyage Round My Father

1984 · Judge

6.6

Troilus & Cressida

1981 · Priam

6.7

Romeo & Juliet

1978 · Old Capulet

6.6

Robin and Marian

1976 · Old Defender

7.5

Anne of the Thousand Days

1969 · Kingston

6.5

Where's Jack?

1969 · Ballad Singer

7.7

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

1965 · Old Judge

7.7

Peeping Tom

1960 · Arthur Baden

7.2

Sink the Bismarck!

1960 · Captain Leach - 'Prince of Wales'

Battle of the V-1

1958 · Stricker

6.7

The Prince and the Showgirl

1957 · Hoffman

5.1

Girdle of Gold

1952 ·

7.6

The River

1951 · The Father

7.2

Gone to Earth

1950 · Abel Woodus

8.3

The Red Shoes

1948 · Livy

7.8

Hamlet

1948 · Bernardo

8.0

Black Narcissus

1947 · The Old General

6.8

Uncle Silas

1947 · Dr. Bryerly

6.7

Holiday Camp

1947 · Camp Announcer

5.8

The End of the River

1947 · Dantos

7.0

The Halfway House

1944 · David Davies

7.3

Henry V The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fifth with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France

1944 · Fluellen - Captain in the English Army

6.9

The Silver Fleet

1943 · Von Schiffer

7.0

This England

1941 · Vicar's Son

7.0

Contraband

1940 · Mr. Pidgeon

6.3

The Arsenal Stadium Mystery

1939 · Raille - Trojan Team Member

5.6

Weddings Are Wonderful

1938 · Guy Rogers

5.3

The Vicar of Bray

1937 · Dennis Melross

6.2

Pagliacci

1936 · Cadet Silvio

7.7

Black Roses

1936 · Pavo Collin

6.5

Crime Unlimited

1935 · Pete Borden

5.9

Dandy Dick

1935 · Tony Mardon

6.1

Waltzes from Vienna

1934 · Johann Strauss, the Younger

6.3

Girls Will Be Boys

1934 · Geoffrey Dawson

The Bermondsey Kid

1933 · Eddie Martin

5.1

77 Park Lane

1931 · Philip Connor

Deadlock

1931 · John Tring

6.0

The Ringer

1931 · John Lenley

5.8

The Blue Peter

1928 · Radio operator