Reginald Beckwith

Actor, BBC war correspondent, Writer
Reginald Beckwith was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Beckwith kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the dramatic period piece "Scott of the Antarctic" (1948) with John Mills, "Another ... Read more »
Born: 11/02/1908 in Houghton, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (28)

Mister Moses 1965 (Movie)

Parkhurst (Actor)

The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders 1965 (Movie)

Doctor (Actor)

Thunderball 1965 (Movie)

Kenniston (Actor)

A Shot in the Dark 1964 (Movie)

Receptionist at Camp Sunshine (Actor)

The Secret of My Success 1964 (Movie)

(Actor)

Where the Spies Are 1964 (Movie)

Mr Kahn (Actor)

Never Put It in Writing 1963 (Movie)

Lombardi (Actor)

Burn, Witch, Burn 1962 (Movie)

Harold Gunnison (Actor)

The Password Is Courage 1961 (Movie)

Unteroffizier (Actor)

The Day the Earth Caught Fire 1960 (Movie)

Harry (Actor)

The Girl on the Boat 1960 (Movie)

Barman (Actor)

Expresso Bongo 1959 (Movie)

Reverend Tobias Craven (Actor)

Curse of the Demon 1958 (Movie)

Mr Meek (Actor)

Law and Disorder 1958 (Movie)

Vickery (Actor)

The 39 Steps 1958 (Movie)

Lumsden (Actor)

Carry On, Admiral 1957 (Movie)

Receptionist (Actor)

The Horse's Mouth 1957 (Movie)

Captain Jones (Actor)

Up the Creek! 1957 (Movie)

Publican (Actor)

Lucky Jim 1956 (Movie)

University Porter (Actor)

The March Hare 1956 (Movie)

Insurance Broker (Actor)

Genevieve 1953 (Movie)

J C Callahan (Actor)

The Man With a Million 1953 (Movie)

Rock (Actor)

Another Man's Poison (Movie)

Mr. Bigley (Actor)

Fast and Loose (Movie)

Tripp-Johnson (Actor)

It's a Wonderful World (Movie)

Professional Manager (Actor)

Penny Princess (Movie)

Finance Minister/Blacksmith (Actor)

The Titfield Thunderbolt (Movie)

Coggett (Actor)

This Man Is Mine (Movie)

(Actor)
Writer (3)

Boys in Brown (Movie)

(Play Author)

This Man Is Mine (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

This Man Is Mine (Movie)

(Play Author)

Biography

Reginald Beckwith was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Beckwith kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the dramatic period piece "Scott of the Antarctic" (1948) with John Mills, "Another Man's Poison" (1952) and the comedy adventure "The Man With a Million" (1953) with Gregory Peck. He also appeared in the John Gregson comedy "Genevieve" (1954), the Peggy Cummins drama "The March Hare" (1956) and the comedy "Lucky Jim" (1957) with Ian Carmichael. He kept working in film throughout the fifties, starring in "The Horse's Mouth" (1958) with Alec Guinness, the comedy "Up the Creek!" (1958) with David Tomlinson and "Law and Disorder" (1958) with Michael Redgrave. He also appeared in the Kenneth More mystery adaptation "The 39 Steps" (1959). In the latter half of his career, he continued to act in "The V.I.P.s" (1963), the comedy "Never Put It in Writing" (1964) with Pat Boone and "A Shot in the Dark" (1964). He also appeared in the Shirley Jones comedy "The Secret of My Success" (1965). Beckwith more recently acted in "Where the Spies Are" (1965) with Francoise Dorleac. Beckwith passed away in June 1965 at the age of 57.

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