William Hartnell

William Hartnell
1908 - 1975

William Hartnell  British Actor


Who is he dating right now?

Rest in peace.


William Hartnell was previously married to Heather McIntyre (1929 - 1975).


British Actor William Hartnell was born William Henry Hartnell on 8th January, 1908 in St Pancras, London, England, UK and passed away on 23rd Apr 1975 Marden, Kent, England, UK aged 67. He is most remembered for The Way Ahead, The Army Game, Doctor Who. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

William Hartnell is a member of the following lists: English film actors, English television actors and 1908 births.


Help us build our profile of William Hartnell! Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.

Relationship Statistics

Married1 47 years, 3 months - -
Total1 47 years, 3 months - -


First Name William
Middle Name Henry
Last Name Hartnell
Full Name at Birth William Henry Hartnell
Alternative Name Billy Hartnell, Bill Hartnell
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th January, 1908
Birthplace St Pancras, London, England, UK
Died 23rd April, 1975
Place of Death Marden, Kent, England, UK
Cause of Death Series of Strokes
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Way Ahead, The Army Game, Doctor Who
Year(s) Active 1924-73, 1925–1973
Mother Lucy Hartnell

William Henry Hartnell (8 January 1908 – 23 April 1975) was an English actor. Hartnell played the first incarnation of the Doctor in Doctor Who, from 1963 to 1966. He was also well known for his roles as Sergeant Grimshaw, the title character of the first Carry On film, Carry On Sergeant in 1958, and as Company Sergeant Major Percy Bullimore in the sitcom The Army Game from 1957 to 1961.

More about William Hartnell
Less about William Hartnell

Dating History

Partner Comparison

William Hartnell67 CapricornActor
Heather McIntyre77 Taurus


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Heather AnneFemaleHeather McIntyre


Crime of Passion1970Henri LindonTV Show
Life with Johnny1969Mr. BrownTV Show
Softly Softly1966Henry SwiftTV Show
Tomorrow at Ten1964Freddie MaddoxMovie
Heavens Above!1963Major FowlerMovie
This Sporting Life1963JohnsonMovie
Doctor Who1963Dr. Who, The Abbot of Amboise, The DoctorTV Show
The Plane Makers1963Wally GriggsTV Show
The World Ten Times Over1963DadMovie
To Have and to Hold1963Insp. RobertsMovie
Ghost Squad1961Fred RiceTV Show
And the Same to You1960WallyMovie
Piccadilly Third Stop1960ColonelMovie
Jackpot1960Supt. FrawleyMovie
Shake Hands with the Devil1959Sergeant JenkinsMovie
The Mouse That Roared1959Will BuckleyMovie
No Hiding Place1959ImpeyTV Show
The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre1959Insp. RobertsTV Show
Strictly Confidential1959GrimshawMovie
Make Mine a Double1959O Bright, WMovie
The Flying Doctor1959Abe McKellerTV Show
Probation Officer1959Greg MillerTV Show
The Desperate Man1959SmithMovie
Carry On Sergeant1958Sergeant GrimshaweMovie
Dial 9991958Jeff Richards, Joss CrawfordTV Show
On the Run1958Tom CaseyMovie
Battle Hell1957Leading Seaman FrankMovie
Hell Drivers1957CartleyMovie
The Army Game1957CSM Bullimore, CSM Percy Bullimore, Sergeant Major Percy BullimoreTV Show
Scotland Yard Dragnet1957Detective Inspector RossMovie
Date with Disaster1957TraceyMovie
A Santa for Christmas1957TV Movie
Private's Progress1956Sgt. SuttonMovie
The Errol Flynn Theatre1956TV Show
Tons of Trouble1956BertMovie
Footsteps in the Fog1955Herbert MoresbyMovie
Josephine and Men1955Detective Sgt ParsonsMovie
ITV Television Playhouse1955Jim, ReynoldsTV Show
London Playhouse1955KenyonTV Show
Will Any Gentleman...?1953Detective Inspector MartinMovie
Rheingold Theatre1953ChristyTV Show
Seagulls Over Sorrento1953Petty Officer HerbertTV Movie
The Holly and the Ivy1952C, Sgt. MajorMovie
The Pickwick Papers1952Irate CabmanMovie
The Ringer1952Sam HackettMovie
The Dark Man1951Superintendent of Police (Harry)Movie
The Magic Box1951Recruiting SergeantMovie
Double Confession1950Charlie DurhamMovie
Now Barabbas1949Warder JacksonMovie
The Lost People1949BarnesMovie
Escape1948Inspector HarrisMovie
Brighton Rock1948DallowMovie
Odd Man Out1947FencieMovie
Temptation Harbor1947Jim BrownMovie
Appointment with Crime1946Leo MartinMovie
Query1945Tom MasterickMovie
The Agitator1945Peter Pettinger (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
The Way Ahead1944Sgt. Ned Fletcher (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
Strawberry Roan1944Chris Lowe (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
The Bells Go Down1943Brookes (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
The Dark Tower1943Jim Towers (as Bill Hartnell)Movie
The Peterville Diamond1943Joseph (as Bill Hartnell)Movie
The Goose Steps Out1942German Officer at Station (uncredited)Movie
Wings and the Woman1942Scotty (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
Flying Fortress1942Gaylord Parker (uncredited)Movie
Sabotage at Sea1942Jacob DigbyMovie
Suspected Person1942Detective Saunders (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
A Voice in the Night1941Radio Location Aerial Operator (uncredited)Movie
They Came by Night1940Undetermined Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)Movie
Murder Will Out1939Dick (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
Too Dangerous to Live1939Bit Part (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
They Drive by Night1938Bus Conductor (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
Troopship1937Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
Midnight at the Wax Museum1936Stubbs (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
Parisian Life1936Movie
The Crimson Circle1936Movie
Nothing Like Publicity1936Pat Spencer (as Billy Hartnell)Movie
Shadow of Mike Emerald, The1936Movie
Mister Hobo1935Car Salesman (uncredited)Movie
Old Faithful1935Movie
While Parents Sleep1935GeorgeMovie
Seeing Is Believing1934Ronald GibsonMovie
The Perfect Flaw1934VickersMovie
Swinging the Lead1934Freddy FordumMovie
The Lure1933BillyMovie
Follow the Lady1933Mike MartindaleMovie
I'm an Explosive1933Edward WhimperleyMovie
Say It with Music1932Movie
Show More
Show Less




Top Contributors for William Hartnell

Edit Page

Help keep William Hartnell profile up to date.

Six Degrees

Six Degrees Connections

Connect any celebrity with William Hartnell to see how closely they are linked... romantically!

Recent connections involving William Hartnell