Eddie Byrne

Highest Rated: 100% The Mummy (1959)
Lowest Rated: 43% Sinful Davey (1969)
Birthday: Jan 31, 1911
Birthplace: Not Available
A mainstay of Dublin's Abbey Theatre, Irish actor Eddie Byrne made his film bow in Odd Man Out (1946), a drama which took place during the Irish rebellion. Good-looking enough for leading roles, Byrne managed to star in Time Gentlemen Please (1952) and one or two other British films of the 1950s, but for the most part was utilized in supporting parts. He was particularly busy in the years 1954 through 1958, a time in which, as historian David Quinlan put it, Byrne "seemed to be turning up in every third British film." American moviegoers could see Byrne in such internationally released pictures as Abandon Ship (1957), The Mummy (1959) and Mutiny on the Bounty (1962). Eddie Byrne returned to live and work in Ireland in the mid 1960s, though he'd occasionally surface in British-filmed productions like Star Wars (1977), in which he played General Willard. The actor should not be confused with American TV star Ed "Kookie" Byrnes - if indeed such confusion is possible.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
No Score Yet I Can't... I Can't (Wedding Night) Actor 2011
No Score Yet Rat Actor 2000
93% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope Gen. Willard 1977
55% The MacKintosh Man Fisherman 1973
43% Sinful Davey Yorkshire Bill 1969
No Score Yet Devils of Darkness Actor 1968
No Score Yet The Vengeance of Fu Manchu Ship's Captain 1967
No Score Yet Island of Terror (Night of the Silicates) (The Creepers) Dr. Landers 1966
No Score Yet The Running Man Sam Crewdson 1963
No Score Yet Punch and Judy Man Ice Cream Assistant 1963
No Score Yet The Cracksman Actor 1963
72% Mutiny on the Bounty John Fryer 1962
No Score Yet Johnny Nobody Landlord 1961
No Score Yet The Mark Acker 1961
No Score Yet The Bulldog Breed PO Fikins 1960
No Score Yet The Scapegoat Barman 1959
No Score Yet Jack the Ripper Inspector O'Neill 1959
100% The Mummy Insp. Mulrooney 1959
No Score Yet Dunkirk Commander 1958
No Score Yet Rooney Micky Hart 1958
No Score Yet The Man in the Sky (Decision Against Time) (Test Pilot) Ashmore 1957
No Score Yet Reach for the Sky Sgt. Mills 1957
No Score Yet Seven Waves Away (Abandon Ship!) (Seven Days from Now) Michael Faroni 1957
No Score Yet The Admirable Crichton Captain 1957
No Score Yet Dangerous Youth Danny 1957
50% A Kid for Two Farthings Sylvester Photographer 1956
No Score Yet Three Cases of Murder Snyder ["The Picture" segment] 1955
No Score Yet The Sea Shall Not Have Them Porter 1954
No Score Yet The Divided Heart Second Justice 1954
No Score Yet Twist of Fate Luigi 1954
No Score Yet Trouble in the Glen Dinny Sullivan 1954
No Score Yet The Square Ring Lou Lewis 1953
No Score Yet Stolen Face Inspector Corcoran 1952
No Score Yet Lady Godiva Rides Again Eddie Mooney 1951
No Score Yet Captain Boycott Sean Kerin 1947
100% Odd Man Out Policeman 1947

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet The Saint
1962-1969
Oscar Newley Luckner

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