Russell Napier (1910–1974)

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Russell Napier was born on November 28, 1910 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia as Russell Gordon Napier. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), The Case of the Red Monkey (1955) and The Unholy Four (1954). He was married to Lois Mary Caird Miller. He died on August 19, 1974 in Surbiton, Surrey, England. See full bio »

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Known For

A Night to Remember Capt. Stanley Lord
The Case of the Red Monkey Supt. John Harrington
The Unholy Four Insp. Treherne
The Time Machine The Time Traveller


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 1974 The Black Windmill
Adm. Ballantyne (uncredited)
 1973 Justice (TV Series)
Sir Harold Plant
- Harriet Peterson Versus Dr. Moody (1973) ... Sir Harold Plant
 1972 New Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Dr. Stephen Lewis
- A Gathering of Dust (1972) ... Dr. Stephen Lewis
 1970 UFO (TV Series)
Dr. Green
- A Question of Priorities (1970) ... Dr. Green
 1970 Big Brother (TV Mini-Series)
Prison governor
- There's Always a First Time (1970) ... Prison governor
 1970 Paul Temple (TV Series)
Otto Bulow
- Antique Death: Part 1 (1970) ... Otto Bulow
 1968 Twisted Nerve
Professor Fuller
 1968 The High Commissioner
 1968 The Blood Beast Terror
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Inspector George
- Why They Killed Nolan (1968) ... Inspector George
 1967 It!
 1967 Mrs Thursday (TV Series)
Lord Alconhurst
- The Duke and I (1967) ... Lord Alconhurst
 1966 Crossroads (TV Series)
Mr. Forster
- Episode #1.499 (1966) ... Mr. Forster
 1966 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series)
Col. White-Jones
- The Standard (1966) ... Col. White-Jones
 1966 Softly Softly (TV Series)
- Made in Britain (1966) ... CRO Man
 1966 Court Martial (TV Series)
- Shadow of a Man (1966) ... Col.Holland
 1965 Knock on Any Door (TV Series)
Police Sergeant
- A Paragraph for Mr Blake (1965) ... Police Sergeant
 1964 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
- Heartbeats in a Tin Box (1964) ... Headmaster
 1964 The Winston Affair
Colonel Thompson
 1963 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Police Inspector
- A Clerical Error (1963) ... Police Inspector
 1962 Mix Me a Person
PC Jarrold
 1962 Damn the Defiant!
Flag Captain
 1961 Stryker of the Yard (TV Series)
- The Case of the Burnt Alibi (1961) ... McBride
 1961 Francis of Assisi
Brother Elias
 1961 The Never Never Murder (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1961 The Grand Junction Case (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1961 The Mark
Second Plain Clothes Officer
 1960 Evidence in Concrete (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1960 Another Part of the Sea (TV Movie)
 1960 Chasing the Dragon (TV Movie)
Chief Inspector Callaghan
 1960 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Tom Purves
- Flag Fall (1960) ... Tom Purves
 1960 The Last Train (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1960 Hell Is a City
 1960 The Angry Silence
 1960 Sink the Bismarck!
Air Vice Marshal (uncredited)
 1958-1959 Dial 999 (TV Series)
Supt. Farrell / Murray
- Ghost Squad (1959) ... Supt. Farrell
- Gun Rule (1958) ... Murray
 1959 The Flying Doctor (TV Series)
Joe Bentley
- A Stranger in Distress (1959) ... Joe Bentley
 1959 The Ghost Train Murder (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1959 The Witness
Inspector Rosewarne
 1959 The Whistling Sands (TV Movie)
 1959 The Unseeing Eye (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Jonathan Selway
- The Exiles #4: Full Circle (1959) ... Jonathan Selway
- The Exiles #3: The Lost Years (1959) ... Jonathan Selway
 1958 Son of Robin Hood
Squire Myles
 1958 Target (TV Series)
- Lost Identity (1958)
 1958 Crime of Honour (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1958 Tread Softly Stranger
 1958 A Night to Remember
Capt. Stanley Lord
 1958 Sailor of Fortune (TV Series)
- The Counterfeit Cigars (1958) ... Flint
 1957 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series)
Inspector Parker
- The Expatriate (1957) ... Inspector Parker
 1957 Night Crossing (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1957 The White Cliffs Mystery (Short)
Superintendent Duggan
 1957 Robbery Under Arms
Mr. Green
 1957 The Case of 'The Smiling Widow' (Short)
Inspector Duggan
 1957 The Shiralee
 1957 Wire Service (TV Series)
Admiral Habberfield
- Atom at Spithead (1957) ... Admiral Habberfield
 1957 The Lonely House (Short)
Inspector Duggan
 1956 Person Unknown (Short)
Inspector Duggan
 1956 Destination Death (Short)
Inspector Duggan
 1956 The Last Man to Hang
The Law: Det. Sgt. Bolton
 1956 Guilty?
Inspector Hobson
 1956 The Man in the Road
Scotland Yard Supt. Davidson
 1956 A Town Like Alice
Jack Burns (uncredited)
 1956 The Narrowing Circle
Sir Henry Dimmock
 1955 A Time to Kill
Inspector Simmons
 1955 Navy Heroes
Raymond Curtis
 1955 The Euterpeans (TV Movie)
Mr. Bird
 1955 The Case of the Red Monkey
Supt. John Harrington
 1955 Out of the Clouds
Customs Officer (uncredited)
 1955 The Brain Machine
Inspector Durham
 1954 The Strange Case of Blondie (Short)
Inspector Harmer
 1954 The Unholy Four
Insp. Treherne
 1954 The Dark Stairway (Short)
Inspector Harmer
 1954 Fuss Over Feathers
Wg. Cmr. Rogers
 1953 Terror Street
Detective at Ann's Apartment (uncredited)
 1953 The Saint's Girl Friday
Col. Stafford
 1953 Black Orchid
Inspector Markham
 1952 Stolen Face
Det. Cutler
 1952 Blind Man's Bluff
 1952 Death of an Angel
Supt. Walshaw
 1951 The Passing Show (TV Series)
Party leader
- 1930-1939: The Days Before Yesterday (1951) ... Party leader
 1949 The Squeaker (TV Movie)
Frank Sutton
 1949 Mr. Mergenthwirker's Lobblies (TV Movie)
 1949 The Time Machine (TV Movie)
The Time Traveller
 1948 Kid Flanagan (TV Movie)
Inspector Howell
 1947 The End of the River
The Padre
 1947 Query (TV Short)
Chaplain (1948 version)
Show Show Self (5 credits)

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Sharp-featured, balding Australian-born character actor, former lawyer, most prominently featured as police officer Duggan in the long-running British crime series Scotland Yard (1960).

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