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Jimmy Thompson

Highest Rated: 100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)

Lowest Rated: 85% Brigadoon (1954)

Birthday: Oct 30, 1925

Birthplace: Halifax, Yorkshire, England, UK

Jimmy Thompson was an actor who founded his entertainment career success with roles in film. In his early acting career, Thompson appeared in such films as the adaptation "The Band Wagon" (1953) with Fred Astaire, the adaptation "Brigadoon" (1954) with Gene Kelly and the Walter Pidgeon sci-fi fantasy "Forbidden Planet" (1956). His film career continued throughout the sixties in productions like the comedy "Raising the Wind" (1961) with Leslie Phillips, the comedy "Carry on Regardless" (1963) with Sidney James and the Stuart Whitman comedy adventure "Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines" (1965). During the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in the Leslie Phillips comedy "Doctor in Trouble" (1970) and "The Chiffy Kids: Water Bikes" (1978). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The Benny Hill Show" (1979-1984). Thompson more recently worked on the comedic fantasy "My Stepmother Is An Alien" (1988) with Dan Aykroyd.

Highest rated movies

Singin' in the Rain
Forbidden Planet



No Score Yet 43% Time Zero: The Last Year of Polaroid Film Original Music - 2012
No Score Yet 41% Carry on Jack Adm. Horatio Nelson (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 52% Carry on Cruising Sam Turner (Character) - 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Band of Thieves Hon. Derek Delaney (Character) - 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Raising the Wind Alex Spendlove (Character) - 1961
96% 85% Forbidden Planet Youngerford (Character) - 1956
85% 71% Brigadoon Charlie Chisholm Dalrymple (Character) - 1954
100% 95% Singin' in the Rain Male Lead in "Beautiful Girl" Number (uncredited) (Character) $23.9K 1952


No Score Yet No Score Yet Police Surgeon Bitsy (Guest Star) 1974