Biography

Alan Tilvern (5 November 1918 – 17 December 2003) was a British film and television actor with a tough-guy image. He is possibly best known for his role as R.K. Maroon in the film Who framed Roger Rabbit. He was born in Whitechapel, in the East End of London, to Jewish Lithuanian parents, who changed their name from Tilovitch. After leaving school he became a barrow boy in Brick Lane. In the Second World War he served in the Army but was invalided out in 1945

Alan Tilvern (5 November 1918 – 17 December 2003) was a British film and television actor with a tough-guy image. He is possibly best known for his role as R.K. Maroon in the film Who framed Roger Rabbit. He was born in Whitechapel, in the East End of London, to Jewish Lithuanian parents, who changed their name from Tilovitch. After leaving school he became a barrow boy in Brick Lane. In the Second World War he served in the Army but was invalided out in 1945

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 35

Birthday 1918-11-05

Day of Death 2003-12-17

Place of Birth London, England, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit as R.K. Maroon
1984 Helen Keller: The Miracle Continues as William Alexander
1982 Firefox as Air Marshal Kutuzov
1978 Brass Target as Frank Ferraro
1978 Superman as 2nd Controller
1978 The Lord of the Rings as Innkeeper (voice)
1977 Citizen Smith (1 episode)
1975 Love and Death as Sergeant
1971 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1 episode)
1970 UFO (1 episode)
1966 The Frozen Dead as Karl Essen
1966 Khartoum as Awaan
1966 Rasputin: The Mad Monk as Patron
1964 Hot Enough for June as Simenova's Assistant
1963 Shadow of Fear as Warner
1962 The Saint (1 episode)
1962 Danger by My Side as Venning
1962 Studio Four (1 episode)
1961 Anna Karenina as Makhotin
1960 Inspector Maigret (1 episode)
1959 The Third Man (1 episode)
1959 No Hiding Place (2 episodes)
1958 Tank Force as Silverio
1958 A Tale of Two Cities as Grave Robber
1958 Chase a Crooked Shadow as Carlos
1956 House of Secrets as Brandelli
1956 Bhowani Junction as Ted Dunphy
1955 The Bespoke Overcoat as Mr. Ranting
1955 The Master Plan as Otto Szimek (uncredited)
1955 Dixon of Dock Green (1 episode)
1953 Knights of the Round Table as Steward
1951 Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. as Hernandez
1950 Cairo Road as Photographer
1950 Night and the City as Beggar (uncredited)

Directing

1962 Compact (4 episodes)Director

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