Tuesday 23 April 2013

John Slater

Born: 22 August 1916, London, England
Died: 9 January 1975, London, England

A supporting player in films from the late 1930's. At the end of his career John Slater appeared in over 420 episodes of the long running British television series 'Z Cars'.

It Always Rains on Sunday (1947) as Lou, his brother

Escape (1948) as Car salesman

With Rex Harrison.

This may also be John Slater at the beginning of the film behind Rex Harrison. Often actors would be part of a crowd scene as well as playing a featured role if the director could get away with it.

Passport to Pimlico (1949) as Frank Huggins

The Long Memory (1953) as Tim Pewsey

With Mary Mackenzie on the left and Thora Hird.

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