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John Mills

1908–2005 | British actor, producer, director

Popular British leading actor with musical comedy experience

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John Mills overcame short stature to become a useful stiff-upper-lip type in the 1940s, and later a character actor of some versatility.

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Fred Bolton
Ernest Elton
The Lash (1934)
Arthur Haughton
Ronnie Blake
Tony Smithers
Albert Brown
Peter Colley - as a Young Man
Young Bill Busby
Flt Lt Perry
Royal Air Force: Tom
Ordinary Seaman Shorty Blake
Captain - Lt Taylor, R.N.
Billy Mitchell
Jim Colter
Pilot Officer Peter Penrose
George Boswell
Jim Ackland
Captain Scott / Captain R.F. Scott R.N.
Alfred Polly
Lt Cmdr Armstrong
Tom Denning
Terence Sullivan
Phillip Davidson
William Mossop
Cdr Fraser
Pat Reid
Puncher Roberts
Dr Howard Latimer
Supt. Mike Halloran
Dunkirk (1958)
Corporal ‘Tubby’ Binns
Major Harvey
Captain Anson
Tiger Bay (1959)
Superintendent Graham
Lt Col Basil Barrow
Father Michael Keogh
Gen Boyd
Ezra Fitton
Masterman Finsbury
Chuka (1967)
Colonel Stuart Valois
The Moorman
Dulcima (1971)
Mr Parker
Gandhi (1982)
The Viceroy
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