Hugh Griffith  British Actor

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Hugh Griffith passed away on 14th May 1980 aged 67.

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Hugh Griffith is a 67 year old British Actor. Born Hugh Emrys Griffith on 30th May, 1912 in Marian Glas, Anglesey, Wales, he is famous for Ben Hur in a career that spans 1939–80. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Hugh Griffith is a member of the following lists: 20th-century Welsh male actors, Welsh male stage actors and Welsh male television actors.

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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square1979Sid LarkinMovie
The Hound of the Baskervilles1978FranklandMovie
Grand Slam1978Caradog Lloyd-EvansTV Movie
Joseph Andrews1977Squire WesternMovie
Some Like It Cool1977The CaliphMovie
The Last Remake of Beau Geste1977JudgeMovie
The Passover Plot1976CaiaphasMovie
Legend of the Werewolf1975Maestro PamponiMovie
A Legacy1975Baron FeldenTV Show
Craze1974SolicitorMovie
High School Girl1974Barone di RoccaduraMovie
Luther1974John TetzelMovie
Take Me High1974Sir Harry CunninghamMovie
The Last Days of Man on Earth1973Professor HiraMovie
Great Mysteries1973The ManTV Show
Dr. Phibes Rises Again1972Harry AmbroseMovie
The Canterbury Tales1972Sir JanuaryMovie
What? (film)1972Joseph NoblartMovie
Clochemerle1972Alexandre BourdillatTV Show
Crescete e moltiplicatevi1972Movie
The Abominable Dr. Phibes1971RabbiMovie
Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?1971Mr. HarrisonMovie
Cry of the Banshee1970MickeyMovie
Start the Revolution Without Me1970King Louis XVIMovie
Wuthering Heights1970Dr. KennethMovie
Owen, M.D.1970John OwenTV Show
Oliver!1968MagistrateMovie
On My Way to the Crusades, I Met a Girl Who...1968Ibn-el-RascidMovie
The Fixer1968LebedevMovie
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feeling So Sad1967Commodore RoseaboveMovie
The Sailor from Gibraltar1967LlewellynMovie
Brown Eye, Evil Eye1967Tadeusz BridgesMovie
How to Steal a Million1966BonnetMovie
The Poppy Is Also a Flower1966Salah Rahman KhanMovie
ABC Stage 671966Herr HoffmanTV Show
Il marito è mio e l'ammazzo quando mi pare1966IgnazioMovie
The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders1965Prison GovernorMovie
Thirty-Minute Theatre1965ChoobukovTV Show
The Walrus and the Carpenter1965Luther FlanneryTV Show
Treasure Island1965Movie
Hide and Seek1964WilkinsMovie
The Bargee1964Joe TurnbullMovie
Tom Jones1963Squire WesternMovie
Lisa1962Van der PinkMovie
Mutiny on the Bounty1962Alexander SmithMovie
Term of Trial1962O'HaraMovie
The Counterfeit Traitor1962CollinsMovie
Comedy Playhouse1961Luther FlanneryTV Show
Exodus1960MandriaMovie
The Day They Robbed the Bank of England1960O'SheaMovie
Dow Hour of Great Mysteries1960Captain HarmonvilleTV Show
The Citadel1960Philip DennyTV Movie
Point of Departure1960FatherMovie
Ben-Hur1959Sheik IlderimMovie
The Story on Page One1959Judge Edgar NeilsenMovie
Play of the Week1959Général St. PéTV Show
Lucky Jim1957Professor WelchMovie
The Good Companions1957Morton MitchamMovie
The DuPont Show of the Month1957Long John SilverTV Show
Armchair Theatre1956Simon KendallTV Show
Colonel March of Scotland Yard1956Dr. IvyTV Show
Playhouse 901956JaggersTV Show
ITV Play of the Week1955M. TardeTV Show
Quatermass II1955Dr. Leo PughTV Show
Passage Home1955PettigrewMovie
The Merry Christmas1955ScroogeMovie
Man with a Million1954Potter (uncredited)Movie
The Sleeping Tiger1954The InspectorMovie
The Beggar's Opera1953The BeggarMovie
The Titfield Thunderbolt1953DanMovie
Rheingold Theatre1953TV Show
Thames Tug1953Ted WrenTV Show
The Broken Jug1953Judge AdamTV Movie
Saturday Special1953The trampMovie
Escapade1953Andrew DeesonMovie
The Teddy Bear1953Charley DelaneyMovie
The Wild Heart1952Andrew VessonsMovie
Back to Methuselah1952BurgeMovie
Laughter in Paradise1951Henry RussellMovie
Goodyear Playhouse1951TV Show
The Galloping Major1951Harold Temple, Process ServerMovie
Gone to Earth1950Andrew VessonsMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Constantine, Man with CelloTV Show
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950The photographerTV Show
A Run for Your Money1949HuwMovie
Kind Hearts and Coronets1949Lord High StewardMovie
Women of Dolwyn1949The MinisterMovie
Dr. Morelle1949BensallMovie
Dulcimer Street1948Headlam FynneMovie
So Evil My Love1948CoronerMovie
The Three Weird Sisters1948Mabli HughesMovie
Affairs of a Rogue1948Bishop of SalisburyMovie
A Comedy of Good and Evil1948The Rev. John WilliamsMovie
Silver Darlings1947PackmanMovie
The Wandering Jew1947Juan de Texeda (as Hugh Griffiths)Movie
Maria Marten or, the Murder at the Red Barn1947IshmaelMovie
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus1947MephistophilisMovie
Lights Out1946TV Show
Night Train to Munich1940Sailor (uncredited)Movie
Neutral Port1940Bit (uncredited)Movie
Johnson Was No Gentleman1939A FootmanTV Movie
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    Hugh Emrys Griffith (30 May 1912 – 14 May 1980) was a Welsh film, stage and television actor. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Ben-Hur (1959) and received an additional Oscar nomination for the same category in Tom J...

    First Name Hugh
    Last Name Griffith
    Full Name at Birth Hugh Emrys Griffith
    Age 67 (age at death) years
    Birthday 30th May, 1912
    Birthplace Marian Glas, Anglesey, Wales
    Died 14th May, 1980
    Place of Death London, England
    Cause of Death Heart Attack
    Build Average
    Hair Color Salt and Pepper
    Zodiac Sign Gemini
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality British
    Occupation Text Actor
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame Ben Hur
    Year(s) Active 1939–80
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