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John Hewer (I) (1922–2008)

John Hewer was born on January 13, 1922 in Leyton, Essex, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Assassin for Hire (1951), Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens (1958) and Nicholas Nickleby (1977). He died on March 16, 2008 in Twickenham, London, England. See full bio »

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Assassin for Hire Giuseppe Riccardi
Nicholas Nickleby Edwin Cherryble
The Great Detective The Great Detective


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 1993 The Bill (TV Series)
Mr. Dove
- A Willing Victim (1993) ... Mr. Dove
 1979 Home Before Midnight
 1977 Nicholas Nickleby (TV Mini-Series)
Edwin Cherryble
- Episode #1.6 (1977) ... Edwin Cherryble
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... Edwin Cherryble
- Episode #1.4 (1977) ... Edwin Cherryble
 1968 Hugh and I Spy (TV Series)
 1967 Before the Fringe (TV Series)
- Episode #2.4 (1967)
- Episode #2.2 (1967)
- Episode #2.1 (1967)
 1967 The Pig and Whistle (TV Series)
 1967 Beggar My Neighbour (TV Series)
Dr. Griffin
- Keep Taking the Tablets (1967) ... Dr. Griffin
 1967 Mister Ten Per Cent
 1964 Dave's Kingdom (TV Series)
Various roles
- Episode #1.8 (1964) ... Various roles
- Episode #1.7 (1964) ... Various roles
- Episode #1.6 (1964) ... Various roles
- Episode #1.3 (1964) ... Various roles
- Episode #1.2 (1964) ... Various roles
 1962 Billy Budd
 1962 Three Spare Wives
 1961 Strip Tease Murder
Bert Black
 1959-1960 Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens (TV Series)
Mr. Tupman / Tupman
- Christmas at Dingley Dell (1960) ... Mr. Tupman
- Bardell Versus Pickwick (1959) ... Tupman
 1958 Law and Disorder
 1957 Sing for Your Supper (TV Movie)
John Wilkinson
 1957 A Choice of Partners (TV Movie)
Dick Trabert
 1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series)
John Parrish
- Hot Money (1956) ... John Parrish
 1954 The Minstrel Show (TV Movie)
Mr. Tambo
 1954 When I Was Your Age (TV Movie)
Music-Hall comic
 1953 The Great Detective (TV Series)
The Great Detective
- The Mystery of the Two Left Feet (1953) ... The Great Detective
- Ramrod to the Rescue (1953) ... The Great Detective
- Enter Jasper Bloodstone (1953) ... The Great Detective
- The Case of the Missing Baronet (1953) ... The Great Detective
 1952 Saturday Special (TV Series)
- Episode #1.19 (1952)
- Episode #1.18 (1952)
- Episode #1.17 (1952)
- Episode #1.16 (1952)
 1951 Assassin for Hire
Giuseppe Riccardi
 1951 The Dark Man
1st Taxi Driver
 1950 Such Is Life (TV Series)
- Pay as You Yearn (1950)
 1949 Tuppence Coloured (TV Movie)
 1948 The Players' Theatre Revue (TV Movie)
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He acted in David Heneker's musical, "Peg," at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England with Sian Phillips, Edward Duke, Patricia Michael, Julia Sutton, David McAlister, Martin Smith, Ann Morrison, and Liza Sadovy in the cast. Ian Judge was director. See more »

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