Biography

Walter Fitzgerald was a distinguished British character actor.   He was born in 1896 in Devon.   His first film was in 1932 in “Murder In Covent Garden”.   His cinema highlights include “In Which We Serve”, “San Demitro, London”, “The Fallen Idol” and “Treasure Island”.  He went to Hollywood in 1959 to make “Darby O’Gill and the Little People” for Walt Disney.    He died in 1976 in London at the age of 80.

Walter Fitzgerald was a distinguished British character actor.   He was born in 1896 in Devon.   His first film was in 1932 in “Murder In Covent Garden”.   His cinema highlights include “In Which We Serve”, “San Demitro, London”, “The Fallen Idol” and “Treasure Island”.  He went to Hollywood in 1959 to make “Darby O’Gill and the Little People” for Walt Disney.    He died in 1976 in London at the age of 80.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 29

Birthday 1896-05-18

Day of Death 1976-12-20

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1963 Doctor Who (3 episodes) as Senex
1959 Darby O'Gill and the Little People as Lord Fitzpatrick
1958 The Camp on Blood Island as Cyril Beattie
1957 The Birthday Present as Sir John Dell
1957 Something of Value as A White Settler - Henry McKenzie
1957 The Man in the Sky as Reginald Conway
1956 Around the World in Eighty Days as Club Member
1955 The Cockleshell Heroes as Gestapo Comdt.
1954 Lease of Life as The Dean
1954 Front Page Story as Anthony Black
1953 Our Girl Friday as Captain
1953 Personal Affair as Henry Vining
1953 The Cruel Sea as Warden (uncredited)
1953 Appointment in London as Dr. Mulvaney, Group Medical Officer
1953 The Net as Sir Charles Craddock
1952 The Ringer as Commissioner
1950 Treasure Island as Squire Trelawney
1949 Edward, My Son as Mr. Kedner
1949 The Small Back Room as Brine
1948 The Fallen Idol as Dr. Fenton
1948 The Winslow Boy as First Lord
1948 Blanche Fury as Simon Fury
1947 Mine Own Executioner as Dr. Norris Pile
1945 Great Day as Bob Tyndale
1944 Strawberry Roan as Walter Morley
1943 San Demetrio London as Chief Engineer Charles Pollard - M.V. San Demetrio
1943 Squadron Leader X as Inspector Milne
1941 This England as Vicar
1932 Murder at Covent Garden as Donald Walpace

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