Bill Owen

Bill Owen

Highest Rated: 91% Georgy Girl (1966)

Lowest Rated: 91% Georgy Girl (1966)

Birthday: Mar 14, 1914

Birthplace: Acton, Middlesex, England, UK

Bill Owen was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Owen began his acting career with roles in such films as "Trottie True" (1949), "The Rainbow Jacket" (1954) and "The Square Ring" (1955). He also appeared in the Richard Attenborough adventure "The Ship That Died of Shame" (1956), the Virginia McKenna dramatic adaptation "Carve Her Name With Pride" (1958) and "Carry on Sergeant" (1959) with William Hartnell. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the sixties, appearing in "On the Fiddle" (1961), the comedy "Carry on Regardless" (1963) with Sidney James and the Peter McEnery adaptation "The Fighting Prince of Donegal" (1966). He also appeared in the James Mason dramatic adaptation "Georgy Girl" (1966). Owen was most recently credited in the documentary "The Workshop" (2009) with Paul Lowe. Owen continued to exercise his talent in the seventies through the nineties, taking on a mix of projects like "Mad Max" (1979) starring Mel Gibson, "Laughterhouse" (1984) starring Ian Holm and "Valentino Returns" (1989) starring Barry Tubb. His credits also expanded to "The Handmaid's Tale" (1990). Owen passed away in July 1999 at the age of 85.

Highest rated movies

Georgy Girl

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laughter House Amos (Character) - 1984
No Score Yet No Score Yet Singleton's Pluck Amos (Character) - 1984
No Score Yet 30% The Comeback Mr. B (Character) - 1978
No Score Yet 60% In Celebration Mr. Shaw (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Headline Hunters Henry (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet 17% The Fighting Prince of Donegal Officer Powell (Character) - 1966
91% 70% Georgy Girl Ted (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet 40% The Hellfire Club Martin (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Carry on Cabby Smiley Sims (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet 44% On the Fiddle Cpl. Gittens (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet 51% Carry on Sergeant Corporal Bill Copping (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet 55% Carry on Nurse Percy `'Perc'` Hickson (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Shakedown David Spettigue (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Davy Eric (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ship That Died of Shame Birdie (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rainbow Jacket Sam (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Day to Remember Shorty Sharpe (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Square Ring Happy Burns (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 67% The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men Stutely (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Girl Who Couldn't Quite Tim (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trottie True Joe Jugg (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Once a Jolly Swagman Lag Gibbon (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Easy Money Mr. Lee (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet When the Bough Breaks Bill Collins (Character) - 1947

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Last of the Summer Wine William `Compo' Simmonite (Character) 2008 1995-2000 1981-1993 1975-1979 1973
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tales of the Unexpected Meakins (Character) 1982
No Score Yet No Score Yet Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? Unknown (Character),
Unknown (Guest Star)
1973-1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Man in a Suitcase Unknown (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Adventures of Robin Hood Unknown (Guest Star) 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rheingold Theatre Arthur Preece (Character) 1953

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