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Also Known As: Died: April 22, 2005
Born: October 30, 1920 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Coalville, UK Profession: actor

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Actor John Bird appeared in a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Bird kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the Dudley Moore comedy adaptation "30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia" (1968), the suspenseful adaptation "A Dandy in Aspic" (1968) with Laurence Harvey and "The Best House in London" (1969) with David Hemmings. He also appeared in the drama "Take a Girl Like You" (1970) with Noel Harrison, "Pleasure at Her Majesty's" (1976) and the mystery "The Seven Per-Cent Solution" (1976) with Alan Arkin. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the seventies and the eighties, appearing in "Jabberwocky" (1977), the Rowan Atkinson comedy "The Secret Policeman's Other Ball" (1981) and "Return to Snowy River Part II, The Legend Continues" (1988). In the eighties through the nineties, Bird lent his talents to projects like "The Madonna of Medjugorje" (PBS, 1987-88), "Bejewelled" (Disney, 1990-91) and "The Sins of the Fathers" (PBS, 1991-92). His credits also expanded to "Loch Ness" (1996) starring Kirsty Graham and "The Thin Red Line" (1998). Most recently, Bird appeared in "Going for Gold - The '48 Games" (BBC, 2011-12).

Actor John Bird appeared in a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Bird kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the Dudley Moore comedy adaptation "30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia" (1968), the suspenseful adaptation "A Dandy in Aspic" (1968) with Laurence Harvey and "The Best House in London" (1969) with David Hemmings. He also appeared in the drama "Take a Girl Like You" (1970) with Noel Harrison, "Pleasure at Her Majesty's" (1976) and the mystery "The Seven Per-Cent Solution" (1976) with Alan Arkin. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the seventies and the eighties, appearing in "Jabberwocky" (1977), the Rowan Atkinson comedy "The Secret Policeman's Other Ball" (1981) and "Return to Snowy River Part II, The Legend Continues" (1988). In the eighties through the nineties, Bird lent his talents to projects like "The Madonna of Medjugorje" (PBS, 1987-88), "Bejewelled" (Disney, 1990-91) and "The Sins of the Fathers" (PBS, 1991-92). His credits also expanded to "Loch Ness" (1996) starring Kirsty Graham and "The Thin Red Line" (1998). Most recently, Bird appeared in "Going for Gold - The '48 Games" (BBC, 2011-12).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Shadowlands (1993)
2.
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 Medusa Touch, The (1978) Henry Morlar; Major
5.
 The Slipper and the Rose (1976) Dress Shop Proprietor
6.
 Ooh... You Are Awful (1972) Warder Burke
7.
 Young Winston (1972) Party chairman
8.
 Hands of the Ripper (1971) Police Inspector
9.
 Raging Moon, The (1970) Dr Matthews
10.
 The Virgin and the Gypsy (1970) Uncle Fred
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