Friday 9 August 2013

Ian Wilson

Born: 2 July 1901, London, England
Died: December 1987, Devon, England

Ian Wilson was a short character actor who was often found in light-hearted British films, especially those directed by Gerald Thomas or Roy Boulting.

The Love Test (1935) as Chemist (uncredited)

David Hutcheson, left, and Bernard Miles pick on the little guy with the glasses, Ian Wilson.

Lucky Jim (1957) as Glee Singer

The very short Ian Wilson is standing next to the much taller Ian Carmichael.

The Iron Maiden (1962) as Sidney Webb

Ian is the little guy in the centre of this picture. On the right is Cyril Chamberlain and on the left is Judith Furse.

The Day of the Triffids (1963) as Greenhouse Watchman

Ian Wilson is without his glasses in this film.

1 comment:

  1. Look for him in Manhunt 1941 'exiting tube passenger'