John Williams (II)

John Williams (II)

Highest Rated: 100% Midnight Lace (1960)

Lowest Rated: 11% The Swarm (1978)

Birthday: Apr 15, 1903

Birthplace: Chalfont, Buckinghamshire, England, UK

British actor John Williams is noted for his suave, perfectly-mannered characters. He is best remembered for his portrayal as Inspector Hubbard on the stage, screen and television versions of Dial M for Murder. Born in Chalfon St. Giles, England, Williams began his career on the stage at 13. By the age of 21, he was playing leads and sophisticated characters in Broadway plays. Beginning in the mid '30s, he began appearing in British films. By the '40s he was playing in Hollywood productions; he continued in film until the late '70s.


Highest Rated Movies



84% The Rookie Orlando Umpire No. 1 $75.5M 2002
47% Fat Man and Little Boy Mack Stoddard 1989
11% The Swarm Launching Officer 1978
No Score Yet Hot Lead and Cold Feet Mansfield 1978
No Score Yet The Mermaid Frolics Actor 1977
83% Bugsy Malone Roxy Robinson 1976
No Score Yet No Deposit, No Return Jameson 1976
No Score Yet Lost in the Stars Judge 1974
No Score Yet Columbo: Dagger of the Mind Actor 1972
92% The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes Actor 1970
No Score Yet The Secret War of Harry Frigg Gen. Mayhew 1968
No Score Yet A Flea In Her Ear Dr. Finache 1967
No Score Yet Double Trouble Gerald Waverly 1967
No Score Yet The Last Of The Secret Agents? J. Frederick Duval 1966
No Score Yet Dear Brigitte Peregine Upjohn 1965
No Score Yet 24 Hours in a Woman's Life Actor 1961
100% Midnight Lace Inspector Byrnes 1960
71% The Young Philadelphians Gil Dickinson 1959
100% Witness for the Prosecution Brogan-Moore 1957
86% Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? Le Salle 1957
No Score Yet Island in the Sun Col. Whittingham 1957
100% The Solid Gold Cadillac John T. 'Jack' Blessington 1956
No Score Yet D-Day: The Sixth of June Brig. Gen. Russell 1956
96% To Catch a Thief H.H. Hughson 1955
92% Sabrina Thomas Fairchild 1954
67% The Student Prince Lutz 1954
89% Dial M for Murder Chief Inspector Hubbard 1954
No Score Yet Thunder in the East Gen. Harrison 1952
No Score Yet Kind Lady Mr. Foster 1951
80% The Paradine Case Barrister Collins (uncredited) 1948
No Score Yet A Woman's Vengeance Prosecuting Counsel 1948


No Score Yet The Incredible Hulk
Dan 1978
No Score Yet Ironside
Walston 1974
No Score Yet Night Gallery
Colonel Doctor 1972
No Score Yet It Takes a Thief
Waldebrooke 1970
No Score Yet The Wild Wild West
Sir Nigel 1969
80% The Twilight Zone
William Shakespeare 1963
No Score Yet Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Alexander Vinton Insp. Davidson Capt. Smollett Herbert Carpenter Ernest Findlater Alexander Arlington Hendricks Insp. Brent 1959


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