Tuesday 24 April 2018

Jimmy Lennon Sr.

Born: 12 April 1913, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA
Died: 20 April 1992, Santa Monica, California, USA

Jimmy Lennon Sr. was a real fight announcer who appeared in many films as himself, dating back to the mid 1940s.

Taxi: Tony's Baby (1983) (Season 5, Episode 21) as Fight Announcer

Monday 23 April 2018

Ken Jones

Born: 20 February 1930 in Liverpool, England, UK
Died: 13 February 2014, Prescot, Merseyside, England, UK

The Service Call (Serviscope Company Video) (1985) as Cecil

Sylvia Kay

Born: 1936 in Altrincham, Cheshire, England, UK

Kill Me Tomorrow (1957) as Nurse (uncredited)

With Richard Pasco.

The Service Call (Serviscope Company Video) (1985) as Mrs. Grimshaw

Tuesday 17 April 2018

Philip Bosco

Born: 26 September 1930, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Died: 3 December 2018, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

Trading Places (1983) as Doctor

The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984) as Paulie's Father

With Eric Roberts.

Sunday 15 April 2018

Nelson Welch

Born: 12 October 1905, Great Dunmow, England, UK
Died: 6 August 1991, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Taxi: Louie Moves Uptown (1983) (Season 5, Episode 13) as Mr. Parker

Nelson Welch is on the right, with Paul Napier.

Paul Napier

Born: 10 March 1930, Rochester, New York, USA
Died: 21 February 2015, Los Angeles, California, USA

Taxi: Louie Moves Uptown (1983) (Season 5, Episode 13) as Mr. Blount

Paul Napier is on the left, with Nelson Welch.

Lois De Banzie

Born: 4 May 1930, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Taxi: Louie Moves Uptown (1983) (Season 5, Episode 13) as Mrs. Gwinn

Saturday 14 April 2018

John Ludlow

Born: unknown
Died: unknown

Children Galore (1955) as Mr. Ackroyd, the postman

With Violet Gould. Some sources say that this is actually John Lothar, but he is credited otherwise.

Henry Caine

Born: 19 June 1888, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, UK
Died: 9 July 1962, Hayle, Cornwall, England, UK

Children Galore (1955) as Bert Bunnion

Henry Caine is on the right. Also on the front row is Richard Leech and Violet Gould.

Other Works


1924 The Street Singer as Armand. The Lyric Theatre, London, England
Other cast members include: Phyllis Dare, Harry Welchman, Franklyn Ives, Phoebe Hodgson, Alfred Beers, Sylvia Leslie, Julie Hartley-Milburn, and A.W. Baskcomb. Written by Frederick Lonsdale and Harold Fraser-Simpson.

Friday 13 April 2018

Aneta Corsaut

Born: 3 November 1933, Hutchinson, Kansas, USA
Died: 6 November 1995, Studio City, California, USA

The Blob (1958) as Jane Martin ( Credited as Aneta Corseaut)

Monday 9 April 2018

Olive Milbourne

Born: 16 June 1909, Pancras, London, England, UK
Died: 23 June 1994, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK

Children Galore (1955) as Miss Finch

With Lucy Griffiths.

Jack McNaughton

Born: 22 December 1905, Mitcham, Surrey, England, UK
Died: 22 February 1990, Cambridgeshire, England, UK

Brighton Rock (1948) as Ida's Friend and Pierrot Artiste (uncredited)

Left to right: Hermione Baddeley, Jack McNaughton, Leslie Handford and Alan Wheatley.

Jack is on the left.

No Place for Jennifer (1950) as Coffee Stall Attendant

Jack is in the middle of the shot in white.

The Man in the White Suit (1951) as Taxi Driver
Jack McNaughton is on the right, with Alec Guinness.

Children Galore (1955) as Pat Ark

Jack is on the left, with Betty Ann Davies.

Marjorie Hume

Born: 27 January 1893, Yarmouth, England, UK
Died: 13 March 1976, Oxshott, England, UK

Children Galore (1955) as Lady Redscarfe

Sunday 8 April 2018

Richard Leech

Born: 24 November 1922, Dublin, Ireland
Died: 24 March 2004, London, England, UK

Children Galore (1955) as Harry Bunnion (Credited as Richard Leach)

With June Thorburn.

June Thorburn

Born: 8 June 1931, Karachi, India
Died: 4 November 1967, West Sussex, England, UK

Died in a plane crash at only 36.

Children Galore (1955) as Milly Ark

With Richard Leech.

Eddie Byrne

Born: 31 January 1911, Birmingham, England, UK
Died: 21 August 1981, Dublin, Ireland

Children Galore (1955) as Zacky Jones

Violet Gould

Born: 3 August 1883, Marylebone, London, England, UK
Died: 29 March 1962, Hampstead, London, England, UK

Children Galore (1955) as Mrs. Bunnion

Donna Douglas

Born: 26 September 1932, Pride, Louisiana, USA
Died: 1 January 2015, Zachary, Louisiana, USA

Frankie and Johnny (1966) as Frankie

Wednesday 4 April 2018

Grace Bradley

Born: 21 September 1913, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 21 September 2010, Dana Point, California, USA

Sign of the Wolf (1941) as Judy Weston