Ernest Clark

Ernest Clark

Highest Rated: 100% The Dam Busters (1955)

Lowest Rated: 38% Castle Keep (1969)

Birthday: Feb 12, 1912

Birthplace: Paddington, London, England, UK

Ernest Clark was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Clark started his acting career landing roles in such films as "The Circus Clown" (1934), "Private Angelo" (1949) and the comedy "Father Brown" (1954) with Alec Guinness. He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "Beau Brummell" (1954) with Stewart Granger, the comedic adaptation "Doctor in the House" (1955) with Dirk Bogarde and "The Dam Busters" (1955). His film career continued throughout the fifties and the sixties in productions like the Ray Milland thriller "The Safecracker" (1958), "A Touch of Larceny" (1960) with James Mason and the Kenneth More dramatic adaptation "Sink the Bismarck!" (1960). He also appeared in the Tom Courtenay dramatic adaptation "Billy Liar" (1963). Clark was most recently credited in "The Water Diviner" (2015) with Russell Crowe. Clark had a number of different projects under his belt in the eighties, including "Gandhi" with Ben Kingsley (1982), "The Settlement" (1983) and "Reunion" (1984) starring Carmen Duncan. His credits also expanded to "Robbery Under Arms" (1984) starring Sam Neill and "For the Term of His Natural Life" with Colin Friels (1985). Clark passed away in November 1994 at the age of 82.

Highest rated movies

The Dam Busters
Sink the Bismarck!
Arabesque
Castle Keep

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 33% The Executioner Roper (Character) - 1970
38% 49% Castle Keep British Colonel (uncredited) (Character) - 1969
No Score Yet No Score Yet Run a Crooked Mile Chairman (Character) - 1969
No Score Yet 31% Attack on the Iron Coast Air Vice Marshall Woodbridge (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet 36% Salt and Pepper Col. Balsom (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet 43% It! Harold Grove (Character) - 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Finders Keepers Air Marshal (Character) - 1966
74% 54% Arabesque Beauchamp (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Secret of My Success Earl of Aldershot's solicitor (Character) - 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Boy With a Flute Sir George Noble (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 50% The Devil-Ship Pirates Sir Basil Smeeton (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Master Spy Dr. Pembury (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Time to Remember Cracknell (Character) - 1962
86% 77% Sink the Bismarck! Captain - 'Suffolk' (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Safecracker Major Adbury (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet 48% A Tale of Two Cities Stryver (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet 72% 1984 Outer Party Announcer (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Baby and the Battleship Cmdr. Geoffrey Digby (Character) - 1956
100% 84% The Dam Busters Air Vice-Marshal The Hon. Ralph Cochrane G.B.E., K.C.B., A.F.C. (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 53% Beau Brummell Doctor Warren (Character) - 1954

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 100% The Beverly Hillbillies Unknown (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet H.G. Wells' Invisible Man Unknown (Guest Star) 1958-1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rheingold Theatre Dr. Simpson (Character) 1956