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Richard Vernon

  • Highest Rated: 100% Indiscreet (1958)
  • Lowest Rated: 20% The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1974)
  • Birthday: Mar 7, 1925
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • British character actor Richard Vernon specialized in playing dignified, stiff upper-lipped nobles, military officers, and patriarchs in a wide variety of films and television programs. Though he had an uncredited bit part in Indiscreet (1958), Vernon did not make his formal film debut until he played Sir Edgar Hargreaves in Village of the Damned (1960).

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

76% The Den Wall Street Guy 2014
No Score Yet Sammy's Super T-shirt Actor 2013
No Score Yet Loch Ness Aged Professor 1995
No Score Yet Borrowers Mr. Potts 1994
No Score Yet Class Act Actor 1994
No Score Yet Return of the Borrowers Mr. Potts 1993
No Score Yet Puccini: La Fanciulla Del West Actor 1991
No Score Yet A Month in the Country Colonel Hebron 1987
50% Lady Jane The Marquess of Winchester 1986
No Score Yet Paradise Postponed Actor 1986
No Score Yet Metropolitan Opera: Puccini: Tosca Actor 1985
No Score Yet La Traviata (voice) 1983
84% Gandhi Sir Edward Gait 1982
86% Evil Under the Sun Flewitt 1982
No Score Yet Oh Heavenly Dog Quimby Charles 1980
79% The Pink Panther Strikes Again Dr. Hugo Fassbender 1976
No Score Yet She'll Follow You Anywhere Coombes 1976
20% The Satanic Rites of Dracula Actor 1974
No Score Yet Dracula: The Satanic Rites Col. Matthews 1973
No Score Yet Persuasion Actor 1971
No Score Yet Song of Norway 1st Councilman 1970
No Score Yet One Brief Summer Hayward 1970
No Score Yet The Counterfeit Constable Actor 1966
No Score Yet Agent 8 3/4 (Hot Enough for June) Roddinghead 1965
No Score Yet The Yellow Rolls-Royce Actor 1965
No Score Yet The Intelligence Men Sir Edward Seabrook 1965
82% The Tomb of Ligeia Dr. Vivian 1965
No Score Yet The Secret of My Success Lord Hetherby 1965
No Score Yet The Early Bird Sir Roger 1965
97% Goldfinger Smithers 1964
98% A Hard Day's Night Man on Train 1964
86% The Servant Lord Mounset $37.2K 1964
No Score Yet Just For Fun Actor 1963
No Score Yet Cash On Demand Pearson 1962
92% Village of the Damned Sir Edgar Hargraves 1960
100% Indiscreet Guide 1958
No Score Yet The Shadow Man (Street of Shadows) Director 1953
No Score Yet Kiss the Blood Off My Hands Producer 1948

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet The Saint
1962-1969
Sir John
  • 2006
No Score Yet Jim Henson's Storyteller
1988
  • 1988
No Score Yet The Avengers (1961)
1969
Lord Matterley
  • 1962
67% The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
1981
Slartibartfast
No Score Yet The Sandbaggers
1978-1980
`C'
No Score Yet Upstairs Downstairs
1971-1975
Maj. Cochrane-Danby

QUOTES FROM Richard Vernon CHARACTERS

Man on Train
I fought the war for your sort.
Ringo Starr
I bet you're sorry you won
Ringo Starr
I bet you're sorry you won.