Norman Bird

Actor

Actor


Norman Bird was born on October 30, 1924 in Coalville, Leicestershire, England as John George Norman Bird. He was an actor, known for The Lord of the Rings (1978), Cash on Demand (1961) and The Avengers (1961). He was married to Nona Blair. He died on April 22, 2005 in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England.
Birth date
1924-10-30
Death date
2005-04-22

Known For


Cash on Demand
Cash on Demand
Arthur Sanderson (1961)
The Avengers
The Avengers
Croft (1965)
The Wrong Box
The Wrong Box
Clergyman (1966)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorLook and Read
(TV Series) Mr. Jenkins - Spywatch: Part 10 - Captured (1996) ... Mr. Jenkins - Spywatch: Part 9 - The Secret Quarry (1996) ... Mr. Jenkins - Spywatch: Part 8 - The Pilot (1996) ... Mr. Jenkins - Spywatch: Part 6 - Bombs in the Country (1996) ... Mr. Jenkins - Spywatch: Part 7 - Surprise (1996) ... Mr. Jenkins Show all 10 episodes
1996
ActorScreen Two
(TV Series) Grandfather - Crossing the Floor (1996) ... Grandfather
1996
ActorShadowlands
Taxi Driver Witness
1993
ActorKinsey
(TV Series) Roy - Drop Shot (1992) ... Roy - Heads and Tails (1992) ... Roy
1992
ActorBoon
(TV Series) Bob Wooley - Love or Money (1992) ... Bob Wooley
1992
ActorScreen One
(TV Series) Radley - Born Kicking (1992) ... Radley
1992
ActorBookmark
(TV Series) Man on bus - Miss Pym's Day Out (1992) ... Man on bus
1992
ActorSecond Thoughts
(TV Series) Ted - Found and Lost (1991) ... Ted
1991
ActorStay Lucky
(TV Series) George - Bigamy Blues (1990) ... George
1990
ActorAfter Henry
(TV Series) - Party Politics (1990)
1990
ActorWoof!
(TV Series) Mayor - Heroes (1989) ... Mayor
1989
ActorEver Decreasing Circles
(TV Series) Man - The Footpath (1987) ... Man
1987
ActorBuddy
(TV Series) Mr. Normington - Blue Suede Shoes (1986) ... Mr. Normington - Raining in My Heart (1986) ... Mr. Normington - Crying, Waiting, Hoping (1986) ... Mr. Normington
1986
ActorLytton's Diary
(TV Series) Charlie Adams / Charles Adams - What a Wonderful World (1986) ... Charlie Adams - Daddy's Girls (1985) ... Charles Adams
1985-1986
ActorHelp!
(TV Series) Mr. Peabody - A Grave Mistake (1986) ... Mr. Peabody
1986
ActorThe Practice
(TV Series) Cyril Fielding - Episode #2.3 (1986) ... Cyril Fielding
1986
ActorHigh & Dry
(TV Series) Frank Short - Pilot (1985) ... Frank Short
1985
ActorOne by One
(TV Series) Marcus Garnet - It's All Done with Mirrors (1985) ... Marcus Garnet - To Hear the Sea Maid's Music (1985) ... Marcus Garnet
1985
ActorUp the Elephant and Round the Castle
(TV Series) Man from British Rail - The Taste of Money (1985) ... Man from British Rail
1985
ActorOn Your Way Riley
(TV Movie) Frank
1985
ActorThis Office Life
(TV Movie) Seeds
1984
ActorFox Mystery Theater
(TV Series) Henry Bircher - Black Carrion (1984) ... Henry Bircher
1984
ActorThe Gaffer
(TV Series) Town Clerk - Council of War (1983) ... Town Clerk
1983
ActorThe Fourth Arm
(TV Series) Colonel Cole - Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Colonel Cole
1983
ActorThe Ghost Downstairs
(TV Movie) Mr. Morris
1982
ActorBreak Point
(TV Mini-Series) Major Houghton-Jones - Episode #1.4 (1982) ... Major Houghton-Jones - Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Major Houghton-Jones - Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Major Houghton-Jones
1982
ActorA Voyage Round My Father
(TV Movie) Ham
1982
ActorLegacy of Murder
(TV Series) Policeman - Holy Smoke (1982) ... Policeman
1982
ActorThe Adventure Game
(TV Series) Captain Acteon - Episode #2.5 (1981) ... Captain Acteon
1981
ActorWinston Churchill: The Wilderness Years
(TV Mini-Series) Sir Maurice Hanley - The Long Tide of Surrender (1981) ... Sir Maurice Hanley
1981
ActorJuliet Bravo
(TV Series) Knowles - A Private Place (1981) ... Knowles
1981
ActorWorzel Gummidge
(TV Series) Mr. Braithwaite / Mr Braithwaite - Worzel's Birthday (1981) ... Mr. Braithwaite - The Golden Hind (1981) ... Mr. Braithwaite - A Cup 'O Tea and a Slice 'O Cake (1980) ... Mr. Braithwaite - Choir Practice (1980) ... Mr. Braithwaite - The Return of Dafthead (1980) ... Mr. Braithwaite Show all 23 episodes
1979-1981
ActorMisfits
(TV Series) Harold Forbes - Happy Ever After (1981) ... Harold Forbes
1981
ActorIf You Go Down in the Woods Today
Doctor
1981
ActorThe Final Conflict
Dr. Philmore
1981
ActorYes Minister
(TV Series) Brian Baker - Trade Union Official - The Compassionate Society (1981) ... Brian Baker - Trade Union Official
1981
ActorTo Serve Them All My Days
(TV Mini-Series) Alderman Blunt - Part Ten (1980) ... Alderman Blunt - Part Nine (1980) ... Alderman Blunt - Part Seven (1980) ... Alderman Blunt - Part Three (1980) ... Alderman Blunt
1980
ActorHammer House of Horror
(TV Series) Basil - The Thirteenth Reunion (1980) ... Basil
1980
ActorAll Creatures Great and Small
(TV Series) Rob Benson / Farmer Benson - Alarms & Excursions (1980) ... Rob Benson - Attendant Problems (1978) ... Farmer Benson
1978-1980
ActorThe Jim Davidson Show
(TV Series) - Episode #2.3 (1980)
1980
ActorHigh Road
(TV Series) Roger Primrose
1980
ActorBernie
(TV Series) - Episode #2.4 (1980) - Episode #1.3 (1978)
1978-1980
ActorSherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson
(TV Series) Anthony Denham - A Motive for Murder (1979) ... Anthony Denham
1979
ActorThe Glums
(TV Series) Office manager - Episode #2.4 (1979) ... Office manager
1979
ActorThomas and Sarah
(TV Series) Gilbert - Putting on the Ritz (1979) ... Gilbert - The Vanishing Lady (1979) ... Gilbert
1979
ActorFawlty Towers
(TV Series) Mr. Arrad - Waldorf Salad (1979) ... Mr. Arrad
1979
ActorThe Lord of the Rings
Bilbo (voice)
1978
ActorEveryday Maths
(TV Series) Mr. Brook - Time and Table (1978) ... Mr. Brook
1978
ActorReturn of the Saint
(TV Series) Morgan - Assault Force (1978) ... Morgan
1978
ActorLife Begins at Forty
(TV Series) Dr. Gardiner - Alarms and Excursions (1978) ... Dr. Gardiner
1978
ActorMargie and Me
(TV Short) Cheeseman
1978
ActorDo You Remember?
(TV Series) Eddie - The Bonus (1978) ... Eddie
1978
ActorThe Medusa Touch
Major Henry Morlar - John's father
1978
ActorCoronation Street
(TV Series) Joe Hibbert / Frank Jackson - Episode #1.1788 (1978) ... Joe Hibbert - Episode #1.1787 (1978) ... Joe Hibbert - Episode #1.83 (1961) ... Frank Jackson - Episode #1.82 (1961) ... Frank Jackson
1961-1978
ActorJackanory Playhouse
(TV Series) King - The Princess Who Couldn't Laugh (1978) ... King
1978
ActorGraham's Gang
(TV Series) Old Gentleman - Cameraderie (1977) ... Old Gentleman
1977
ActorMiss Jones and Son
(TV Series) Dad - Baptism Under Fire (1977) ... Dad - A Kid for Three Fathers (1977) ... Dad - From Here to Maternity (1977) ... Dad
1977
ActorRaffles
(TV Series) Sgt. Holly - A Bad Night (1977) ... Sgt. Holly
1977
ActorSeven Faces of Woman
(TV Series) Ken - She: Carol (1977) ... Ken
1977
ActorThe Mike Reid Show
(TV Series) - Episode #1.3 (1977) - Episode #1.2 (1977) - Episode #1.1 (1977)
1977
ActorTwo's Company
(TV Series) Mr. Bunn - The Rubbish (1977) ... Mr. Bunn
1977
ActorYanks Go Home
(TV Series) Leonard Chambers - The Liasion Committee (1977) ... Leonard Chambers - Rossi Keeps His Cool (1976) ... Leonard Chambers - Brooklyn's Uncle (1976) ... Leonard Chambers - Open Day (1976) ... Leonard Chambers - Dear John (1976) ... Leonard Chambers Show all 7 episodes
1976-1977
ActorCBS Children's Film Festival
(TV Series) - Chimpmates (1976)
1976
ActorThe Chiffy Kids
(TV Series) Farmer - Pot Luck (1976) ... Farmer
1976
ActorThe Basil Brush Show
(TV Series) - Episode #11.9 (1976)
1976
ActorAngels
(TV Series) Henry Rudolfs - A Woman of Property (1976) ... Henry Rudolfs
1976
ActorThe Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella
Dress Shop Proprieter
1976
ActorHappy Ever After
(TV Series) Mr. Fletcher - June's Day in Bed (1976) ... Mr. Fletcher
1976
ActorKing Arthur, the Young Warlord
Ambrose
1975
ActorRising Damp
(TV Series) Vicar - Things That Go Bump in the Night (1975) ... Vicar
1975
ActorThe Dick Emery Show
(TV Series) - Episode #14.8 (1975) - Episode #13.9 (1974)
1974-1975
ActorPublic Eye
(TV Series) Arthur Biddle - Lifer (1975) ... Arthur Biddle
1975
ActorCrown Court
(TV Series) Garfield Lawrence - Saboteur: Part 1 (1975) ... Garfield Lawrence
1975
Actor2nd House
(TV Series) Brennan - 45 Minutes Each Way (1974) ... Brennan
1974
ActorMarked Personal
(TV Series) Lionel Mottram - Episode #1.78 (1974) ... Lionel Mottram - Episode #1.77 (1974) ... Lionel Mottram
1974
ActorBless This House
(TV Series) Vet - Money Is the Root Of... (1974) ... Vet
1974
ActorMy Good Woman
(TV Series) George Stebbs - Two of a Kind (1974) ... George Stebbs
1974
ActorArmchair 30
(TV Series) Agency Man - Ross Evan's Story (1973) ... Agency Man
1973
ActorThe Adventures of Black Beauty
(TV Series) Rundle - The Outcast (1973) ... Rundle
1973
ActorUp the Workers
(TV Series) Sid Stubbins
1973
ActorThirty Minutes Worth
(TV Series) - Episode #2.5 (1973)
1973
ActorITV Sunday Night Theatre
(TV Series) Stanley Nicholson / Walter / Father - Reckoning Day (1973) ... Stanley Nicholson - The Wedding Gift (1971) ... Walter - Takeover (1969) ... Father
1969-1973
ActorAn Evening with Francis Howerd
(TV Series) - Episode #1.3 (1973) - Episode #1.1 (1973)
1973
ActorOwen, M.D.
(TV Series) Harold Reynolds - Water Under the Bridge (1973) ... Harold Reynolds
1973
ActorThe Rivals of Sherlock Holmes
(TV Series) Inspector Trent - The Looting of the Specie Room (1973) ... Inspector Trent
1973
ActorThe Fenn Street Gang
(TV Series) Mr. Craven - How to Handle a Woman (1973) ... Mr. Craven
1973
ActorThe Adventurer
(TV Series) Brooks - Going, Going... (1973) ... Brooks
1973
ActorComedy Playhouse
(TV Series) Inspector Street / Dad - Elementary, My Dear Watson: The Strange Case of the Dead Solicitors (1973) ... Inspector Street - Mind Your Own Business (1970) ... Dad
1970-1973
ActorGet Charlie Tully
Warder Burke
1972
ActorMy Wife Next Door
(TV Series) Mr. Sweeting - Joint Assignment (1972) ... Mr. Sweeting
1972
ActorArthur of the Britons
(TV Series) Ambrose - Arthur Is Dead (1972) ... Ambrose
1972
ActorTurnbull's Finest Half-Hour
(TV Series) Harold Hudson - Episode #1.1 (1972) ... Harold Hudson
1972
ActorThirty-Minute Theatre
(TV Series) Arthur Pendlebury - Tonight We Meet Arthur Pendlebury (1972) ... Arthur Pendlebury
1972
ActorTill Death Us Do Part
(TV Series) Landlord - Holiday in Bournemouth (1972) ... Landlord
1972
ActorLove Thy Neighbour
(TV Series) Mr. Granger - Clarky Leaves (1972) ... Mr. Granger
1972
ActorYoung Winston
Party Chairman
1972
ActorHis and Hers
(TV Series) Post office man - Interference (1972) ... Post office man
1972
ActorThe Organization
(TV Series) Ken Grist - Ken Grist and Eve (1972) ... Ken Grist - Mr Pershore and Ken Grist (1972) ... Ken Grist
1972
ActorDoomwatch
Brewer
1972
ActorJason King
(TV Series) Det. Insp. Fields - It's Too Bad About Auntie (1972) ... Det. Insp. Fields
1972
ActorSuspicion
(TV Series) Harry Beardsley - I Can See Your Lips Move (1971) ... Harry Beardsley
1971
ActorSoftly Softly: Task Force
(TV Series) Samuel Tomkins - Aberration (1971) ... Samuel Tomkins
1971
ActorHands of the Ripper
Police Inspector
1971
ActorPlease Sir!
Reynolds
1971
ActorThe Guardians
(TV Series) Tom Henryson - I Want You to Understand Me (1971) ... Tom Henryson
1971
ActorFather, Dear Father
(TV Series) Trevor Couch - The Naked Truth (1971) ... Trevor Couch
1971
ActorPaul Temple
(TV Series) Proud - Paper Chase (1971) ... Proud
1971
ActorBudgie
(TV Series) Inspector Upton - A Pair of Charlies (1971) ... Inspector Upton
1971
ActorHadleigh
(TV Series) Knockholt - A Quiet Place in the Country (1971) ... Knockholt
1971
ActorLong Ago, Tomorrow
Dr. Mathews
1971
ActorAll at Sea
Mr. Danvers
1970
ActorPut Out More Flags
(TV Movie) Geoffrey Bentley
1970
ActorSteptoe and Son
(TV Series) Mr. Dryson / Bank Manager - Without Prejudice (1970) ... Mr. Dryson - Men of Property (1970) ... Bank Manager
1970
ActorThe Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
Alderman Poot
1970
ActorThe Mating Machine
(TV Series) Monty - Flo and Monty and Henry... and Henry (1970) ... Monty
1970
ActorThe Virgin and the Gypsy
Uncle Fred
1970
ActorArmchair Theatre
(TV Series) Walter / Spooner / Charles Lincoln - Up Among the Cuckoos (1970) ... Walter - The Walls Came Tumbling Down (1966) ... Spooner - The Trial of Dr. Fancy (1964) ... Charles Lincoln
1964-1970
ActorMy Partner the Ghost
(TV Series) Elliot - But What a Sweet Little Room (1969) ... Elliot
1969
ActorRun a Crooked Mile
(TV Movie) Sergeant Hooper
1969
ActorDixon of Dock Green
(TV Series) Harold Milton - The Brimstone Man (1969) ... Harold Milton
1969
ActorW. Somerset Maugham
(TV Series) Arthur Low - A Casual Affair (1969) ... Arthur Low
1969
ActorDepartment S
(TV Series) Drayton - The Ghost of Mary Burnham (1969) ... Drayton
1969
ActorOh! What a Lovely War
Training Sergeant (uncredited)
1969
ActorAdventure Weekly
(TV Series) Mr. Potts - Take-Over: Part 2 (1969) ... Mr. Potts - Take-Over: Part 1 (1969) ... Mr. Potts
1969
ActorThe Limbo Line
John Chivers
1968
ActorHarry Worth
(TV Series) Dr. Swinson / Mr. Keenan / Mr. Varley / ... - Match of the Day (1968) ... Dr. Swinson - Money to Burn (1968) ... Mr. Keenan - What Ails You? (1967) ... Mr. Varley - Move Man Move (1966) ... Fishwick
1966-1968
ActorThe Saint
(TV Series) Mr. Spode / Insp. Mitchell / Weems / ... - The Organisation Man (1968) ... Mr. Spode - The Best Laid Schemes (1967) ... Insp. Mitchell - The Frightened Inn-Keeper (1965) ... Weems - The Well Meaning Mayor (1963) ... George Hackett
1963-1968
ActorA Dandy in Aspic
Copperfield
1968
ActorHalf Hour Story
(TV Series) Harry - The Pub Fighter (1968) ... Harry
1968
ActorThe Very Merry Widow
(TV Series) Mr. Jackson 1 and 2 - Wonderful, Wonderful Copenhagen (1968) ... Mr. Jackson 1 and 2
1968
ActorITV Play of the Week
(TV Series) Uncle George / Henry Williams / Ronald Bradshaw / ... - ITV Summer Playhouse #7: A Brand New Scrubbing Brush (1967) ... Uncle George - Nice to Have You Back (1967) ... Henry Williams - The First Thing You Think Of (1966) ... Ronald Bradshaw - The Tormentors (1966) ... Dr. McTaggart - A Lily in Little India (1962) ... George Bland Show all 8 episodes
1957-1967
ActorSanctuary
(TV Series) Bob Lord - A Cup of Tea with the Fullers (1967) ... Bob Lord
1967
ActorZ Cars
(TV Series) Prebble / Frank Burroughs / Lowther / ... - Standard Procedure: Part 2 (1967) ... Prebble - Standard Procedure: Part 1 (1967) ... Prebble - Checkmate (1965) ... Frank Burroughs - A Place of Safety (1964) ... Lowther - Jail Break (1962) ... Smith
1962-1967
ActorThe Baron
(TV Series) Inspector Macauley - Roundabout (1967) ... Inspector Macauley
1967
ActorEnd in Tears
(TV Movie)
1966
ActorHugh and I
(TV Series) - Arabian Knights (1966)
1966
ActorNo Hiding Place
(TV Series) Arthur Johnson / Insp. Cartwright - The Killing (1966) ... Arthur Johnson - Pom-Pom (1965) ... Insp. Cartwright
1965-1966
ActorThe Wrong Box
Clergyman
1966
ActorMrs. Thursday
(TV Series) Alfred Budge - Honesty Is the Best Policy (1966) ... Alfred Budge
1966
ActorTheatre 625
(TV Series) William Oaks - A Man Like That (1966) ... William Oaks
1966
ActorGypsy Girl
Cheeseman
1966
ActorThe Avengers
(TV Series) Croft - Silent Dust (1965) ... Croft
1965
ActorBlackmail
(TV Series) Henry Cobb - Cobb (1965) ... Henry Cobb
1965
ActorHere's Harry
(TV Series) - The Tonic (1965)
1965
ActorIt's Not Me: It's Them!
(TV Mini-Series) Mr. Partridge - Episode #1.6 (1965) ... Mr. Partridge - Episode #1.5 (1965) ... Mr. Partridge - Episode #1.4 (1965) ... Mr. Partridge - Episode #1.3 (1965) ... Mr. Partridge - Episode #1.2 (1965) ... Mr. Partridge Show all 6 episodes
1965
ActorThe Sullavan Brothers
(TV Series) Arthur Green - Put Them Away for Keeps (1965) ... Arthur Green
1965
ActorThe Hill
Commandant
1965
ActorThe Bed-Sit Girl
(TV Series) - The Air Hostess (1965)
1965
ActorFrankie Howerd
(TV Series) - Episode #1.2 (1964)
1964
ActorGideon C.I.D.
(TV Series) Supt. Fred Lee - To Catch a Tiger (1964) ... Supt. Fred Lee
1964
ActorThe Black Torment
Harris
1964
ActorThursday Theatre
(TV Series) Harry Lancaster - The Cure for Love (1964) ... Harry Lancaster
1964
ActorFirst Men in the Moon
Stuart
1964
ActorContest Girl
Mr. Freeman
1964
ActorDrama 61-67
(TV Series) Mr Pile / Father - Drama '64: The Brick Umbrella (1964) ... Mr Pile - Studio '64: The Close Prisoner (1964) ... Father
1964
ActorThe Bargee
Waterways Supervisor (Albert Williams)
1964
ActorThe Protectors
(TV Series) Barnaby - No Forwarding Address (1964) ... Barnaby
1964
ActorAgent 8 3/4
Employment Exchange Clerk (uncredited)
1964
ActorBitter Harvest
Mr. Pitt
1963
ActorMaupassant
(TV Series) Cacheri - The Inheritance (1963) ... Cacheri
1963
Actor80,000 Suspects
Harold Davis
1963
ActorThe Cracksman
Policeman
1963
ActorBBC Sunday-Night Play
(TV Series) Arnold Ramussen - Trial Run (1963) ... Arnold Ramussen
1963
ActorManiac
Salon
1963
ActorAugust for the People
(TV Movie) Mr. Bolt
1963
ActorThe Punch and Judy Man
Reginald Fletcher (Committee Man)
1963
ActorThe Mind Benders
Aubrey
1963
ActorIn Search of the Castaways
Senior Yacht Guard
1962
ActorITV Television Playhouse
(TV Series) Tom Rogers / 2nd Old man / Auctioneer - Nuncle (1962) ... Tom Rogers - The Jokers (1962) ... 2nd Old man - Independent Means (1960) ... Auctioneer
1960-1962
ActorTerm of Trial
Mr. Taylor
1962
ActorBurn, Witch, Burn
Doctor
1962
ActorThe Pursuers
(TV Series) Clive - The Accident (1961) ... Clive
1961
ActorCash on Demand
Arthur Sanderson
1961
ActorGhost Squad
(TV Series) The Gunsmith - Assassin (1961) ... The Gunsmith
1961
ActorHamlet
(TV Series) Gravedigger - The Dread Command: The Readiness Is All (1961) ... Gravedigger
1961
ActorVictim
Harold Doe
1961
ActorBoyd Q.C.
(TV Series) Police Sergeant / Mr. West - The Season of the Year (1961) ... Police Sergeant - The Time of Day (1960) ... Mr. West
1960-1961
ActorWhistle Down the Wind
Eddie
1961
ActorA Coming-Out Party
Travers, Senior British Officer
1961
ActorThe Secret Partner
Ralph Beldon
1961
ActorMan in the Moon
Herbert
1960
ActorThe League of Gentlemen
Weaver
1960
ActorThe Angry Silence
Roberts
1960
ActorEmergency-Ward 10
(TV Series) Policeman - Episode #1.255 (1959) ... Policeman
1959
ActorThe Eustace Diamonds
(TV Series) Hotel manager - Episode #1.4 (1959) ... Hotel manager
1959
ActorThe Diary of Samuel Pepys
(TV Mini-Series) Constable - Episode #1.9 (1958) ... Constable
1958
ActorThe Black Arrow
(TV Series) Landlord - The Arrow Strikes (1958) ... Landlord
1958
ActorA Woman of Property
(TV Movie) Clerk of the court
1957
ActorKenilworth
(TV Series) Butterworth, Kenilworth Castle usher - Episode #1.4 (1957) ... Butterworth, Kenilworth Castle usher
1957
ActorWhack-O!
(TV Series) S.A. Smallpiece - Episode #1.6 (1956) ... S.A. Smallpiece - Episode #1.5 (1956) ... S.A. Smallpiece - Episode #1.4 (1956) ... S.A. Smallpiece - Episode #1.3 (1956) ... S.A. Smallpiece - Episode #1.2 (1956) ... S.A. Smallpiece Show all 6 episodes
1956
ActorAn Inspector Calls
Foreman Jones-Collins (uncredited)
1954
RoleTitleYear
SelfFriday Night, Saturday Morning
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.5 (1979) ... Self
1979
SelfThe Case of the Metal Sheathed Elements
(Documentary short) Commentator / Doctor Watson
1973
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) Senior Yacht Guard - In Search of the Castaways: Part 2 (1978) ... Senior Yacht Guard - In Search of the Castaways: Part 1 (1978) ... Senior Yacht Guard
1978