Leo McKern

Leo McKern

  • Highest Rated: 89% The Mouse That Roared (1959)
  • Lowest Rated: 9% The Blue Lagoon (1980)
  • Birthday: Mar 16, 1920
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Worked as an engineering apprentice and artist. Served as a sapper with the Australian Army during World War II. Performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company from 1952 to 1954. Awarded the A.O. in 1983, for services to the performing arts. In 1987, won the AFI Best Actor Award for his role in Travelling North.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

63% Molokai: The Story of Father Damien Bishop Maigret 1999
No Score Yet Dad and Dave: On Our Selection Dad Rudd 1995
No Score Yet A Foreign Field Cyril 1994
No Score Yet Robin Hood: The Movie Actor 1991
No Score Yet Monsignor Quixote Sancho Zancas 1991
No Score Yet The Prisoner: Video Companion Actor 1990
No Score Yet Travelling North Frank 1988
64% Ladyhawke Father Imperius the Monk 1985
No Score Yet Murder with Mirrors Inspector Curry 1985
No Score Yet The Chain Thomas 1985
No Score Yet King Lear Gloucester 1983
77% The French Lieutenant's Woman Dr. Grogan 1981
9% The Blue Lagoon Paddy Button 1980
No Score Yet The House on Garibaldi Street Actor 1979
No Score Yet The Nativity Actor 1978
39% Damien---Omen II Bugenhagen 1978
No Score Yet Candleshoe Bundage 1977
84% The Omen Bugenhagen 1976
No Score Yet The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother Moriarty 1975
No Score Yet Massacre in Rome Gen. Kurt Maelzer 1973
47% Ryan's Daughter Tom Ryan 1970
43% The Shoes of the Fisherman Cardinal Leone 1968
No Score Yet The High Commissioner Premier 1968
82% A Man for All Seasons Cromwell 1966
No Score Yet Alice In Wonderland Duchess 1966
86% King and Country Capt. O'Sullivan 1965
No Score Yet Agent 8 3/4 (Hot Enough for June) Simenova 1965
88% Help! Clang 1965
No Score Yet Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders Squint 1965
No Score Yet A Jolly Bad Fellow Prof. Bowles-Ottery 1964
No Score Yet Doctor in Distress Heilbronn 1963
No Score Yet Horse Without a Head Actor 1963
No Score Yet Lisa Brandt 1962
78% The Day the Earth Caught Fire Bill Maguire 1962
No Score Yet The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Actor 1960
No Score Yet Scent of Mystery Tommy Kennedy 1960
No Score Yet Jazz Boat Inspector 1960
89% The Mouse That Roared Benter 1959
No Score Yet Yesterday's Enemy Max 1959
No Score Yet A Tale of Two Cities Attorney General 1958
No Score Yet Time Without Pity Robert Stanford 1957
60% X: The Unknown McGill 1956

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet Mystery!
1980-2007
  • 1984
100% The Prisoner
1967-1968
Number 2

QUOTES FROM Leo McKern CHARACTERS

Paddy Button
(chasing Richard and Em) Come back here and put your clothes on!
Young Richard
I don't wanna wear my old britches!
Paddy Button
It ain't proper to be runnin' 'round naked...
Paddy Button
(stops, out of breath)
Paddy Button
...all the time!
Young Richard
Where are we? (after their lifeboat ran around on the island and Paddy hopped out of the boat and marched up the beach)
Young Richard
Where are we?
Paddy Button
Nirvana! That's where we are.
Young Emmeline
(looking at a picture of a family) Paddy, what's subjugation?
Young Emmeline
Paddy, what's subjugation?
Paddy Button
Something I've been trying to avoid all my life.
Paddy Button
Those are never wake up berries
Paddy Button
Those are never wake up berries.