William Mervyn

William Mervyn

Highest Rated: 100% The Railway Children (1970)

Lowest Rated: 83% The Ruling Class (1972)

Birthday: Jan 3, 1912

Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya

William Mervyn was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Mervyn began his acting career with roles in such films as "Carve Her Name With Pride" (1958) with Virginia McKenna, "A Touch of Larceny" (1960) with James Mason and "Tamahine" (1963). He also appeared in the comedic adaptation "Agent 8 3/4" (1965) with Dirk Bogarde. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the sixties, appearing in "Operation Crossbow" (1965), "Deadlier Than the Male" (1967) and "Hot Millions" (1968) with Peter Ustinov. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Sammy Davis Jr. comedy "Salt and Pepper" (1968), the Dinah Sheridan drama "The Railway Children" (1970) and the Peter O'Toole comedy adaptation "The Ruling Class" (1972). Mervyn more recently acted in the musical comedy "The Bawdy Adventures of Tom Jones" (1976) with Nicky Henson. Mervyn passed away in August 1976 at the age of 64.

Highest rated movies

The Railway Children
The Ruling Class




No Score Yet 20% Charley One-Eye Honeydew (Character) - 1973
83% 86% The Ruling Class Sir Charles Gurney (Character) - 1972
100% 82% The Railway Children Old Gentleman (Character) - 1970
No Score Yet 22% Bloodsuckers Marc Honeydew (Character) - 1970
No Score Yet 36% Salt and Pepper Prime Minister (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet 47% Follow That Camel Sir Cyril Ponsonby (Character) - 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Up Jumped a Swagman Mr. Hawkes Fenhoulet (Character) - 1965
No Score Yet 51% Murder Ahoy! Comm. Breeze-Connington (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 37% Agent 8 3/4 Passenger (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tamahine Lord Birchester (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Upstairs and Downstairs Kingsley (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Three Ring Circus Unknown (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet 42% Circus of Horrors Dr. Morley (Character) - 1960


No Score Yet No Score Yet Gideon C.I.D. Mr Pater (Character) 1965