Harry Towb was a Northern Irish actor of stage and screen.

Harry Towb was a Northern Irish actor of stage and screen.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 44

Birthday 1925-07-27

Day of Death 2009-07-24

Place of Birth Larne, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2007 James Ellis: An Actor's Life as Himself
1998 Clinton: His Struggle with Dirt
1996 Safe And Sound (1 episode) as Liam Moran
1992 Heartbeat (1 episode)
1991 So You Think You've Got Troubles (6 episodes) as George Nathan
1989 The Paradise Club (1 episode) as Syd Mann
1986 Lamb as Priest
1986 Casualty (1 episode) as Sam Kelvin
1986 If Tomorrow Comes (1 episode) as Conductor
1984 The Bill (5 episodes)
1978 Rosie Dixon - Night Nurse as Mr Phillips
1975 Barry Lyndon as Innkeeper
1974 Sex Play as Four Star General
1973 Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World as Ringmaster
1972 Crown Court (1 episode)
1971 Doctor Who: Terror of the Autons as McDermott
1970 Play for Today (1 episode)
1970 Patton as American GI Cook (uncredited)
1969 All Neat in Black Stockings as Issur
1968 The Champions (1 episode)
1968 The First Lady (1 episode)
1968 30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia! as Mr. Woolley
1967 Callan (3 episodes)
1966 King of the River (1 episode)
1966 Softly, Softly (1 episode)
1965 Gideon's Way (1 episode)
1963 Doctor Who (2 episodes) as McDermott (1 episode)
1962 The Saint (2 episodes) as Johnny
1962 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (2 episodes)
1962 Suspense (2 episodes)
1962 All Night Long as Phales
1962 Z-Cars (3 episodes)
1961 Ghost Squad (1 episode)
1961 The Avengers (1 episode)
1960 Crossroads to Crime as Paddy
1959 No Hiding Place (2 episodes)
1956 Eyewitness as Sugdon
1955 Joan And Leslie / Leslie Randall Entertains (71 episodes)
1955 Dixon of Dock Green (2 episodes)
1955 Above Us the Waves as McCleery
1955 The Time of His Life as Steele
1954 Sherlock Holmes (1 episode)
1954 The Sleeping Tiger as Harry, second criminal
1951 The Quiet Woman as Jim Cranshaw

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