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Robert Dorning

  • Highest Rated: 97% Mona Lisa (1986)
  • Lowest Rated: 33% Pirates (1986)
  • Birthday: May 13, 1913
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • British actor/dancer Robert Dorning began his career as a ballet dancer but went on to perform in musical comedies through WW II. Following the war, he began playing character roles in comedies and dramas. He later appeared on television where he is best known for playing a buffoonish stuffed shirt on Bootsie and Snudge. Dorning also appeared in a few films from the late '50s through the mid-'80s. Among those films are several of Roman Polanski, including Pirates and Mona Lisa (both 1986).

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

33% Pirates Commander of Marines 1986
97% Mona Lisa Hotel Punter 1986
86% Evil Under the Sun Concierge 1982
91% Ragtime Gent with Stanford White 1981
No Score Yet Carry On Emmanuelle Actor 1978
No Score Yet Confessions of a Pop Performer Augustus 1975
No Score Yet Salt and Pepper Club Secretary 1968
No Score Yet School for Sex Official 1967
83% Cul-de-Sac Mr. Fairweather 1966
50% Die! Die! My Darling! Ormsby 1965
96% The Red Shoes Dancer 1948

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet Rising Damp
1978
Father
No Score Yet The Avengers (1961)
1969
Howard

QUOTES FROM Robert Dorning CHARACTERS

Little Nicholas
That Froggy bitch pulled my ear off!
Little Nicholas
That froggy bitch pulled my ear off!
Mr. Fairweather
Here, here, here! Who taught you to speak like that?
Mr. Fairweather
Here, here, here! Who taught you to speak like that?
Little Nicholas
Mum did!
Little Nicholas
Mum did!