Morry Hyams (Sydney Tafler) in his store in a scene from It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)

Sydney Tafler

(1916–79)

British actor (d. 63) | Passport to Pimlico (1949), The Lavender Hill Mob (1951), The Long Arm (1956)

British character actor on stage from 1936. He was married to actress Joy Shelton

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It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)
Morry Hyams
Uneasy Terms (1948)
Maysin
The Monkey’s Paw (1948)
The Dealer
No Room at the Inn (1948)
Stranger
Passport to Pimlico (1949)
Fred Cowan
Dance Hall (1950)
Manager
Once a Sinner (1950)
Jimmy Smart
The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)
Clayton
Hotel Sahara (1951)
Corporal Pullar
The Galloping Major (1951)
Mr Leon
Assassin for Hire (1951)
Antonio Riccardi
Scarlet Thread (1951)
Marcon
Mystery Junction (1951)
Larry Gordon
Emergency Call (1952)
Brett
The Floating Dutchman (1952)
Victor Skinner
Time, Gentlemen, Please! (1952)
Joseph Spink
Venetian Bird (1952)
Boldesca
There Was a Young Lady (1953)
Johnny
The Sea Shall Not Have Them (1954)
Cpl. Robb
The Cockleshell Heroes (1955)
Policeman
A Kid for Two Farthings (1955)
Madam Rita
Reach for the Sky (1956)
Robert Desoutter
The Long Arm (1956)
Stone
Fire Maidens from Outer Space (1956)
Dr Higgins
Guilty? (1956)
Camino
The Counterfeit Plan (1957)
Harry Flint
Booby Trap (1957)
Mr Hunter
Carve Her Name with Pride (1958)
Potter
Too Many Crooks (1959)
Solicitor
The Bulldog Breed (1960)
Speedboat Owner
Make Mine Mink (1960)
Spanager
Bottoms Up (1960)
Sid Biggs
Light Up the Sky! (1960)
Ted Green
No Kidding (1960)
Mr Rockbottom
The Birthday Party (1968)
Nat Goldberg
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Personal Details

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German Starpostkarte postcard (528) featuring British actress, Joy Shelton. Gaumont-Eagle-Lion
Wife  m. 1944–1979 (his death)

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