Basil Dignam

Basil Dignam
1905 - 1979

Basil Dignam  English Actor


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English Actor Basil Dignam was born Basil Martin Dignam on 24th October, 1905 in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK and passed away on 31st Jan 1979 Westminster, London, England, UK aged 73. He is most remembered for Gorgo (1961). His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

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First Name Basil
Middle Name Martin
Last Name Dignam
Full Name at Birth Basil Martin Dignam
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 24th October, 1905
Birthplace Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK
Died 31st January, 1979
Place of Death Westminster, London, England, UK
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gorgo (1961)
Official Websites
Brother Mark Dignam (actor)

Basil Dignam (24 October 1905 – 31 January 1979) was an English character actor.

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Basil Dignam73 ScorpioActor
Mona Washbourne84 SagittariusActress


Will Shakespeare1978The Lord ChamberlainTV Show
Scorpion Tales1978Clem LaidlawTV Show
Murder Most English: A Flaxborough Chronicle1977Lawyer ScorpeTV Show
The New Avengers1976Hugh RydercroftTV Show
John Macnab1976Colonel RadenTV Show
A Divorce1976HowardTV Movie
Edward the King1975H. H. AsquithTV Show
The Sweeney1975MoberlyTV Show
Private Affairs1975HallamTV Show
Undercovers Hero1974BrigadierMovie
Happy Ever After1974JudgeTV Show
The Pallisers1974Sir Orlando DroughtTV Show
Churchill's People1974Lord Henry HowardTV Show
The Stars Look Down1974Richard BarrasTV Show
A Raging Calm1974Baden RobertsTV Show
Young Winston1972Joseph ChamberlainMovie
War & Peace1972SperanskyTV Show
Crown Court1972Justice Poynter, Mr. Justice Poynter, The Hon Mr Justice PoynterTV Show
The Adventurer1972John BallardTV Show
The Moonstone1972Gabriel BetteredgeTV Show
The Protectors1972Charles EngletonTV Show
10 Rillington Place1971Medical BoardMovie
A Lizard in a Woman's Skin1971Commissioner McCloud (uncredited)Movie
Elizabeth R1971Archbishop GardinerTV Show
Persuasion1971Sir Walter ElliotTV Show
Jason King1971VineyTV Show
The Persuaders!1971Prime Minister Norman RussellTV Show
Justice1971Sir Jules LarsenTV Show
Fathers and Sons1971Dr. BazarovTV Show
The Great White Hope1970English Official (uncredited)Movie
The Six Wives of Henry VIII1970Bishop GardinerTV Show
UFO1970Cabinet MinisterTV Show
Put Out More Flags1970Sir John MainwaringTV Movie
On Trial1970George F. KennanTV Show
Battle of Britain1969Tactical Records Officer (uncredited)Movie
Laughter in the Dark1969DealerMovie
Department S1969Henry Smith, Howard FinchTV Show
My Partner the Ghost1969HeppleTV Show
Paul Temple1969Det. Insp. MunningsTV Show
Special Branch1969Colonel HarksteadTV Show
The Main Chance1969Mr. JoryTV Show
Judge Dee1969Governor WengTV Show
Softly Softly: Task Force1969Chief Supt. Marshall, Judge, Sir John MallinTV Show
Assignment K1968HowlettMovie
Twisted Nerve1968DoctorMovie
Oh Brother!1968TV Show
Strange Report1968Dean JordanTV Show
The Champions1968Sir FrederickTV Show
I'll Never Forget What's'isname1967Movie
The Jokers1967Daviid's Bank ManagerMovie
The Forsyte Saga1967Lord Charles FerrarTV Show
ITV Playhouse1967Chief Supt. Elliott, Sebastian FlemingTV Show
Man in a Suitcase1967Sir Eric Coulsdon, ToddTV Show
The Prisoner1967SupervisorTV Show
Inheritance1967Mr. ShawTV Show
Spindoe1967Det. Insp. TierneyTV Show
Champion House1967DakinsTV Show
The Cuckoo Patrol1967SnodgrassMovie
Adam Adamant Lives!1966BakerTV Show
Exorcism at Midnight1966Jim BensonMovie
Weavers Green1966Col. WilloughbyTV Show
Rotten to the Core1965The GeneralMovie
The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders1965LawyerMovie
Where the Spies Are1965Major HardingMovie
Public Eye1965BeckTV Show
Thirty-Minute Theatre1965Mr. HudsonTV Show
Joey Boy1965GeneralMovie
The Flying Swan1965Sir Alan CampbellTV Show
Riviera Police1965Raglan-SmithTV Show
United!1965David Madox-JonesTV Show
Detective1964Detective Inspector CharltonTV Show
Gideon C.I.D.1964Commissioner Scott-MarleTV Show
Secret Agent1964Man in TaxiTV Show
The Great War1964VariousTV Show
The Wednesday Play1964President of Court MartialTV Show
Theatre 6251964Uncle PeregrineTV Show
Master Spy1964Richard HortonMovie
Ring of Treason19642nd Member at Lord's (uncredited)Movie
Cluff1964GainsfordTV Show
The Protectors1964AnsonTV Show
Heavens Above!1963Prisoner GovernorMovie
Crane1963RaswaniTV Show
Espionage1963Senior civil servantTV Show
80,000 Suspects1963Medical Officer BoswellMovie
Maupassant1963TV Show
Walter and Connie1963Duke of WellingtonTV Show
Lawrence of Arabia1962Cavalry General at Field Briefing (uncredited)Movie
Seven Seas to Calais1962Sir Francis WalsinghamMovie
Walk in the Shadow1962Lawyer MapletonMovie
Steptoe and Son1962TV Show
The Saint1962Commander Richardson, Marvin ChaseTV Show
Z Cars1962Harry BurridgeTV Show
The Secret Partner1961LyleMovie
Victim1961Barrister (uncredited)Movie
Ghost Squad1961Henry DickinsonTV Show
Sir Francis Drake1961Duke Of AlvaTV Show
The Avengers1961Major Ronald PantlingTV Show
Top Secret1961CasamegasTV Show
The Pursuers1961Dan SelbyTV Show
The Court Martial of Major Keller1961MorrellMovie
Fate Takes a Hand1961WheelerMovie
The Fourth Square1961Inspector ForbesMovie
The Pure Hell of St. Trinian's1960Army OfficerMovie
The Risk1960Dr ChildsMovie
The Spider's Web1960HugoMovie
Sentenced for Life1960Ralph ThompsonMovie
The Cheaters1960BurnhamTV Show
On Trial1960Donald CrawfordTV Show
Suspense1960Richard BlountTV Show
A Touch of Larceny1959Lt. Cmdr. Evans at P.R.O. (uncredited)Movie
I'm All Right Jack1959Minister of LabourMovie
Man in a Cocked Hat1959Security OfficerMovie
Room at the Top1959Priest (uncredited)Movie
Sapphire1959Doctor Burgess (uncredited)Movie
No Hiding Place1959Colonel Shaw, James Tregoran, Ralph ThomasTV Show
The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre1959Inspector ForbesTV Show
The Four Just Men1959Judge AdvocateTV Show
Interpol Calling1959Insp. HopkinsTV Show
Knight Errant Limited1959Doctor SiddeleyTV Show
The Girl on the Switchboard1959George LumleyTV Movie
Carry On Sergeant1958Third SpecialistMovie
Corridors of Blood1958ChairmanMovie
I Accuse!1958Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)Movie
The Safecracker1958Air Vice MarshalMovie
Up the Creek1958CoombesMovie
The Invisible Man1958MinisterTV Show
A Cry from the Streets1958Police Inspector (uncredited)Movie
Further Up the Creek1958Flagship CommanderMovie
I Only Arsked!1958Brigadier (uncredited)Movie
Innocent Sinners1958Mr. Dyson - Olivia's Solicitor (uncredited)Movie
Mad Little Island1958R.A.F. Officer (uncredited)Movie
Dial 9991958Gordon MahewTV Show
Them Nice Americans1958Inspector AdamsMovie
The Spaniard's Curse1958Guy Stevenson (uncredited)Movie
Battle Hell1957British Ambassador at NankingMovie
Brothers in Law1957Mr. Justice EmeryMovie
Sword of Freedom1957Duke of Padua, SebastianoTV Show
The New Adventures of Charlie Chan1957Howard RichardsTV Show
The Counterfeit Plan1957Police CommissionerMovie
The Depraved1957Tom WiltonMovie
O.S.S.1957BosvilleTV Show
The New Adventures of Martin Kane1957HillyerTV Show
Three Sundays to Live1957DavittMovie
Violent Stranger1957Bit Part (uncredited)Movie
Son of a Stranger1957Dr. DelaneyMovie
Hour of Mystery1957Charles TrouvilleTV Show
You Pay Your Money1957CurrieMovie
Cave Men1957Professor PateTV Movie
Miss Nightingale's Man1957Doctor SpencerTV Movie
The Well1957Mr. JarvisTV Movie
Private's Progress1956Col. Martin (uncredited)Movie
Reach for the Sky1956Air Ministry Doctor (uncredited)Movie
Armchair Theatre1956Alan Campbell, Interviewing officer, Mr. BradshawTV Show
Finger of Guilt1956Dr. GrayMovie
The Weapon1956Bert (uncredited)Movie
Port of Escape1956Det. Sgt. CrawfordMovie
The Narrowing Circle1956George PaceyMovie
The Quatermass Xperiment1955Sir Lionel Dean (uncredited)Movie
ITV Play of the Week1955Arthur Stilton, Det.-Insp. Phipps, Dr. GrantlyTV Show
The Adventures of Robin Hood1955Rich Merchant, Sir Geoffrey GilbertTV Show
They Can't Hang Me1955Wing Commander RiddleMovie
Touch and Go1955StevensMovie
ITV Television Playhouse1955Wilfred GrangerTV Show
Court Martial1954Movie
Sherlock Holmes1954Harringway, Sir Arthur TredleyTV Show
The Vise1954Frank Chester, John Roberts, RalphTV Show
There Was a Young Lady19532nd JewellerMovie
The Young Elizabeth1953Lord Robert TyrwhittTV Movie
His Excellency1952Security OfficerMovie
Something Money Can't Buy1952Head Waiter (uncredited)Movie
Hammer the Toff1952SuperintendentMovie
Island Rescue1951R.A.M.C. CaptainMovie
The Lady with a Lamp1951Movie
The Smart Aleck1951Defending CounselMovie
Two on the Tiles1951Ship's CaptainMovie
Puck of Pook's Hill1951MaximusTV Show
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950Charles VenablesTV Show
Maytime in Mayfair1949Commissionaire (uncredited)Movie
Morning Departure1948Commander WhatelyTV Movie
Jane Eyre1948The Reverend WoodTV Movie
The Chronicles of Ben1948HaroldTV Show
Wren of St. Paul's1938BillTV Movie
LondonersSir Lionel BlissTV Show
Tales from SohoColonel SmithTV Show
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