Michael Brennan

Actor, Stunts

Actor, Stunts


Michael Brennan was born on September 25, 1912 in London, England. He is known for his work on Thunderball (1965), The Onedin Line (1971) and See How They Run (1955). He was married to Mary Hignett. He died on June 29, 1982 in Chichester, West Sussex, England.
Birth date
1912-09-25
Death date
1982-06-29

Known For


Thunderball
Thunderball
Janni (1965)
The Onedin Line
The Onedin Line
Bully Hayes (1971)
See How They Run
See How They Run
Sgt. Maj. Towers (1955)
The Lost King
The Lost King
Chaumette (1958)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorCowboys
(TV Series) Picket Leader - C.L.O.D. (1980) ... Picket Leader
1980
ActorCanned Laughter
(TV Movie) Security Guard
1979
ActorHouse of Caradus
(TV Series) Mais - Aristocracy in Decline (1979) ... Mais
1979
ActorDon't Forget to Write!
(TV Series) Mr. Field - We're Going to Maxim's (1979) ... Mr. Field
1979
ActorThe Losers
(TV Series) 2nd Lorry Driver - The Naming of Parts (1978) ... 2nd Lorry Driver
1978
ActorAll Creatures Great and Small
(TV Series) Mr. Meeker - Judgement Day (1978) ... Mr. Meeker
1978
ActorNicholas Nickleby
(TV Mini-Series) Landlord - Episode #1.3 (1977) ... Landlord
1977
ActorSecond City Firsts
(TV Series) Sergeant - Swallows (1975) ... Sergeant
1975
ActorThe Venturers
(TV Series) Bill - Dangerous and the Lonely Hearts (1975) ... Bill
1975
ActorChurchill's People
(TV Series) Brigantian Chieftan - Pritan (1974) ... Brigantian Chieftan
1974
ActorThe Prince of Denmark
(TV Series) Fireman - Episode #1.5 (1974) ... Fireman
1974
ActorOrson Welles' Great Mysteries
(TV Series) Publican - Compliments of the Season (1974) ... Publican
1974
ActorThe Adventures of Black Beauty
(TV Series) Foreman / Comber - The Quarry (1973) ... Foreman - The Debt (1973) ... Comber
1973
ActorDoctor in Charge
(TV Series) Mr. Jenkins - The Pool (1973) ... Mr. Jenkins
1973
ActorBowler
(TV Series) Pickaxe - The Ides of March (1973) ... Pickaxe
1973
ActorHorizon
(TV Series documentary) Captain Novak - The Rat Man (1973) ... Captain Novak
1973
ActorThe Regiment
(TV Series) RSM William Bright - North West Frontier (1973) ... RSM William Bright - Women (1973) ... RSM William Bright - Riot (1973) ... RSM William Bright - Cholera (1973) ... RSM William Bright - Setting In (1973) ... RSM William Bright Show all 10 episodes
1972-1973
ActorThirty-Minute Theatre
(TV Series) Leonard / Fred Giley - Croust (1973) ... Leonard - Haven't You People Got Homes? (1967) ... Fred Giley
1967-1973
ActorThe Morecambe & Wise Show
(TV Series) Ticket Collector - Episode #7.6 (1973) ... Ticket Collector
1973
ActorNothing But the Night
Deck Hand
1973
ActorThe Trouble with 2B1972
ActorSykes
(TV Series) Fireman - Mouse (1972) ... Fireman
1972
ActorThem
(TV Series) - Episode #1.3 (1972)
1972
ActorUp the Front
M.P.
1972
ActorZ Cars
(TV Series) Joker / Sam Rogers / Len Norris / ... - Playtime (1972) ... Sam Rogers - Alibi: Part 1 (1969) ... Len Norris - The Saint of Concrete Canyon: Part 2 (1968) ... Ben Morris - Who Said Anything About the Law?: Part 2 (1967) ... Joker - Who Said Anything About the Law?: Part 1 (1967) ... Joker Show all 8 episodes
1962-1972
ActorDoomwatch
Tom Straker
1972
ActorMike and Bernie
(TV Series) Scouse - The Roar of the Crowd, the Smell of the Liniment (1972) ... Scouse
1972
ActorThe Onedin Line
(TV Series) Bully Hayes - Catch as Can (1971) ... Bully Hayes
1971
ActorSoftly Softly: Task Force
(TV Series) Collins - Once Bitten (1971) ... Collins
1971
ActorMr. Horatio Knibbles
Man Chased by Barrel (uncredited)
1971
ActorFright
Sergeant
1971
ActorArmchair Theatre
(TV Series) Bonning - Detective Waiting (1971) ... Bonning
1971
ActorLust for a Vampire
Landlord
1971
ActorNever Mind the Quality, Feel the Width
(TV Series) Mick - I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen (1970) ... Mick - And Ecumenicals to You, as Well (1970) ... Mick
1970
ActorHere Come the Double Deckers!
(TV Series) Spaceman - Invaders from Space (1970) ... Spaceman
1970
ActorPlay for Today
(TV Series) Aggressive Man - The Lie (1970) ... Aggressive Man (uncredited)
1970
ActorUp Pompeii!
(TV Series) Dextrus Secundus - Guess Who's Coming to Sin'Er Nymphia (1970) ... Dextrus Secundus
1970
ActorIvanhoe
(TV Mini-Series) Front de Boeuf - The Black Knight (1970) ... Front de Boeuf - Condemned (1970) ... Front de Boeuf - The Hostage (1970) ... Front de Boeuf - Hunted (1970) ... Front de Boeuf - Unmasked (1970) ... Front de Boeuf
1970
ActorMedieval England: The Peasants Revolt
(Short) Father
1969
ActorHadleigh
(TV Series) Hedley Boyd - For Those in Peril (1969) ... Hedley Boyd
1969
ActorThe First Lady
(TV Series) Ted Yarrow - The Man from Down Under (1969) ... Ted Yarrow
1969
ActorHark at Barker
(TV Series) - Rustless and Women (1969)
1969
ActorFreewheelers
(TV Series) Boone - The Zander Plot: Part 8 - Doomsday! (1969) ... Boone - Menace: Part 5 - Face to Face (1968) ... Boone - Menace: Part 4 - The Ultimatum (1968) ... Boone - Menace: Part 3 - The Camp (1968) ... Boone - Menace: Part 2 - No Smoke (1968) ... Boone Show all 6 episodes
1968-1969
ActorITV Playhouse
(TV Series) Nikita - If Only the Trains Come (1968) ... Nikita
1968
ActorThe Expert
(TV Series) Supt. Cramer - The Contact (1968) ... Supt. Cramer
1968
ActorMerry-Go-Round
(TV Series documentary) Vindex - The Broken Sword Part 3: The Hostages (1968) ... Vindex - The Broken Sword Part 2: Day of Freedom (1968) ... Vindex - The Broken Sword Part 1: Death to the Eagle! (1968) ... Vindex
1968
ActorThe Great Pony Raid
Butch
1968
ActorBeggar My Neighbour
(TV Series) Bugsy - Drink to Me Only (1968) ... Bugsy
1968
ActorThe Prisoner
(TV Series) Killer Karminski - The Girl Who Was Death (1968) ... Killer Karminski
1968
ActorThe Cuckoo Patrol
Superman No.1.
1967
ActorWoman Times Seven
(segment "At The Opera")
1967
ActorMickey Dunne
(TV Series) Deathrattle Dick - My Pal Fred (1967) ... Deathrattle Dick
1967
ActorJust Like a Woman
Commissionaire
1967
ActorMogul
(TV Series) Matt Lawson - A Damn Great Lump of Oil (1967) ... Matt Lawson
1967
ActorThe Deadly Affair
Wolfe the Barman (uncredited)
1967
ActorBBC Play of the Month
(TV Series) Blunt - Days to Come (1966) ... Blunt
1966
ActorEmergency-Ward 10
(TV Series) O'Leary - Episode #1.941 (1966) ... O'Leary - Episode #1.940 (1966) ... O'Leary
1966
ActorThirteen Against Fate
(TV Series) Pessart - The Survivors (1966) ... Pessart
1966
ActorThe Informer
(TV Series) Car Breaker - Get Off My Back (1966) ... Car Breaker
1966
ActorWatch the Birdies
(TV Mini-Series) Donovan - Episode #1.5 (1966) ... Donovan - Episode #1.4 (1966) ... Donovan - Episode #1.3 (1966) ... Donovan - Episode #1.2 (1966) ... Donovan - Episode #1.1 (1966) ... Donovan
1966
ActorPardon the Expression
(TV Series) Joe - Thunderfinger: Part 2 (1966) ... Joe
1966
ActorLove Is a Woman
Bonelli
1966
ActorAgainst the Tide
(Short) Arthur Mulgrove
1965
ActorThunderball
Janni
1965
ActorNo Hiding Place
(TV Series) Jacko / Hanlon - The Street (1965) ... Jacko - A Man of Straw (1960) ... Hanlon
1960-1965
ActorHere's Harry
(TV Series) - The Best Man (1965) - The Christmas Cards (1963) - The Voice (1961)
1961-1965
ActorThe Mask of Janus
(TV Series) Jevtic - The Arranger (1965) ... Jevtic
1965
ActorR3
(TV Series) Sarbutt - It's Better to Know (1965) ... Sarbutt
1965
ActorThree Hats for Lisa
Police Sergeant
1965
ActorThe Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders
The Turnkey
1965
ActorTheatre 625
(TV Series) Metzler / Jones - Ironhand (1965) ... Metzler - Women in Crisis #2: With Love and Tears (1964) ... Jones
1964-1965
ActorThe Wednesday Play
(TV Series) Patient - Dan, Dan, the Charity Man (1965) ... Patient
1965
ActorAct of Murder
Police Sergeant
1964
ActorCrossroads
(TV Series) Fred Carstairs
1964
ActorThe Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre
(TV Series) Police Sergeant - Act of Murder (1964) ... Police Sergeant
1964
ActorDetective
(TV Series) Rymer - The Speaking Eye (1964) ... Rymer
1964
ActorSilas Marner
(TV Series) Ben Oates - A New Life (1964) ... Ben Oates
1964
ActorMeet the Wife
(TV Series) Frank Willett - The Business Dinner (1964) ... Frank Willett
1964
ActorTaxi!
(TV Series) Big Arthur - Sunday Mornings Are for Sleeping (1964) ... Big Arthur
1964
ActorMadame Bovary
(TV Series) Louis - Marriage (1964) ... Louis
1964
ActorSteptoe and Son
(TV Series) Audience Member Who Threatens Albert - Sunday for Seven Days (1964) ... Audience Member Who Threatens Albert
1964
ActorDixon of Dock Green
(TV Series) Jack Kelly / Fenton / Danny McCallion / ... - Unwelcome Stranger (1963) ... Fenton - Green Wedding (1963) ... Danny McCallion - Counsel for the Defence (1962) ... Mr. Smethers - Everything Goes in Threes (1960) ... Jack Kelly (uncredited) - A Lead from Mother Kelly (1960) ... Jack Kelly Show all 9 episodes
1955-1963
ActorMaigret
(TV Series) Cassin / Marius Leclercq - The Flemish Shop (1963) ... Cassin - The Golden Fleece (1961) ... Marius Leclercq
1961-1963
ActorBBC Sunday-Night Play
(TV Series) Cornflower / Tiefenbach / Korrianke, Harras's driver - The Full Chatter (1963) ... Cornflower - Sword of Vengeance (1962) ... Tiefenbach - Summer Theatre: The Devil's General (1960) ... Korrianke, Harras's driver
1960-1963
ActorThe Girl Hunters
Policeman
1963
ActorBootsie and Snudge
(TV Series) Donovan / Puzzled Railway Man - Dear Departed (1963) ... Donovan - The Parcel (1963) ... Puzzled Railway Man
1963
ActorBenny Hill
(TV Series) - The Shooting of Willie the Kid (1963)
1963
ActorA Christmas Night with the Stars
(TV Series) In Performance with Jimmy Edwards / In performance with Jack Warner - Episode dated 25 December 1962 (1962) ... In Performance with Jimmy Edwards - Episode dated 25 December 1959 (1959) ... In performance with Jack Warner
1959-1962
ActorZero One
(TV Series) Claude - Donovan's Disaster (1962) ... Claude
1962
ActorLive Now - Pay Later
Bailiff
1962
ActorCall Oxbridge 2000
(TV Series) Mr. Wheeler - Episode #2.4 (1962) ... Mr. Wheeler
1962
ActorThe Devil's Agent
Horvat
1962
ActorAmbush in Leopard Street
Harry
1962
ActorComedy Playhouse
(TV Series) Clive - The Channel Swimmer (1962) ... Clive
1962
ActorCandida
(TV Movie) Mr. Burgess
1961/I
ActorYou Can't Win
(TV Series) Caler - To Await Collection (1961) ... Caler
1961
ActorJohnny Nobody
Supt. Lynch
1961
ActorEcho Four Two
(TV Series) Club manager - Frozen Fire (1961) ... Club manager
1961
ActorOperation Snafu
Soldier at Army Meat Van (uncredited)
1961
ActorMess Mates
(TV Series) - One-Way Ticket (1961)
1961
ActorYorky
(TV Series) George Torry - Incorrectly Dressed (1961) ... George Torry
1961
ActorThe Men from Room 13
(TV Series) Burgess - The Man Who Made Things Go: Part 2 (1961) ... Burgess - The Man Who Made Things Go: Part 1 (1961) ... Burgess
1961
ActorAdventure Story
(TV Movie) Father Cleitus
1961
ActorSykes and A...
(TV Series) - Sykes and a Bandage (1961)
1961
ActorParadise Walk
(TV Mini-Series) Bert - Nothing But Trouble (1961) ... Bert
1961
ActorKnight Errant Limited
(TV Series) Pat Sullivan - Black Knight (1961) ... Pat Sullivan
1961
ActorCitizen James
(TV Series) Meat Axe - The Raffle (1960) ... Meat Axe
1960
ActorThe Strange World of Gurney Slade
(TV Mini-Series) Executioner - Episode #1.4 (1960) ... Executioner
1960
ActorWatch Your Stern
Security Guard
1960
ActorBoyd Q.C.
(TV Series) Lewis - The Time of Day (1960) ... Lewis
1960
ActorThe Trials of Oscar Wilde
Queensbury's Friend at Auction (uncredited)
1960
ActorThe Day They Robbed the Bank of England
Walters (uncredited)
1960
ActorDial 999
(TV Series) Carmody - Ghost Squad (1959) ... Carmody
1959
ActorITV Play of the Week
(TV Series) CPO Barrow - The Signal (1959) ... CPO Barrow
1959
ActorInterpol Calling
(TV Series) Victor Perrot - Last Man Lucky (1959) ... Victor Perrot
1959
ActorCharlesworth
(TV Series) Jellyboy Simpson / Starer - The Key (1959) ... Jellyboy Simpson - Undertone in Grey (1959) ... Starer
1959
ActorWhack-O!
(TV Series) Mr. Gumbril - Episode #4.4 (1959) ... Mr. Gumbril - Episode #4.2 (1959) ... Mr. Gumbril
1959
ActorThe Infamous John Friend
(TV Mini-Series) Farmer Rayner - Episode #1.5 (1959) ... Farmer Rayner
1959
ActorWilliam Tell
(TV Series) Hans - The Raid (1959) ... Hans
1959
ActorBBC Sunday-Night Theatre
(TV Series) Ajax / Charles / Casca / ... - Maigret and the Lost Life (1959) ... Feret - The Fugitive (1956) - Desert Duel (1956) ... Sergeant Hooper - The Devil's General (1955) ... Korrianke - The Makepeace Story #2: A New Generation (1955) ... Jake Middleton Show all 19 episodes
1950-1959
ActorThe 39 Steps
Detective on Train (uncredited)
1959
ActorAdventures of the Sea Hawk
(TV Series) Reilly - Episode #1.26 (1958) ... Reilly - Episode #1.25 (1958) ... Reilly - Episode #1.24 (1958) ... Reilly - Episode #1.23 (1958) ... Reilly - Episode #1.22 (1958) ... Reilly Show all 26 episodes
1958
ActorThe Invisible Man
(TV Series) Brenner - Jailbreak (1958) ... Brenner
1958
ActorThe Lost King
(TV Series) Chaumette - The Flight to Geneva (1958) ... Chaumette - The Royal Prisoner (1958) ... Chaumette
1958
ActorQueen's Champion
(TV Mini-Series) John Brandon - The Eve of the Armada (1958) ... John Brandon - The Trap (1958) ... John Brandon
1958
ActorLaw and Disorder
Bent - Warder Ext. Prison
1958
ActorDunkirk
Paddle Steamer Captain (uncredited)
1958
ActorA Tale of Two Cities
Tom--Coach Driver (uncredited)
1958
ActorNot Wanted on Voyage
Chief Steward
1957
ActorJust My Luck
Masseur
1957
ActorHuntingtower
(TV Series) Big Willy - Episode #1.5 (1957) ... Big Willy - Episode #1.4 (1957) ... Big Willy - Episode #1.2 (1957) ... Big Willy
1957
ActorPrecious Bane
(TV Series) Grimble - Episode #1.6 (1957) ... Grimble - Episode #1.4 (1957) ... Grimble - Episode #1.2 (1957) ... Grimble
1957
ActorITV Television Playhouse
(TV Series) Lieut. Sacchi / Petty Officer Barlow - The Affair at Assino (1957) ... Lieut. Sacchi - Morning Departure (1956) ... Petty Officer Barlow
1956-1957
ActorThe Big Money
Bluey
1956
ActorUp in the World
Prison Warder
1956
ActorVoyage of the 'Surprise'
(TV Movie) Cornet Obadiah Kneebone
1956
ActorThe Press Gang
(TV Movie) Tom Spunyarn
1956
ActorQuatermass II
(TV Mini-Series) Dawson - The Mark (1955) ... Dawson
1955
ActorSee How They Run
Sgt. Maj. Towers
1955
ActorA Hundred Years Old
(TV Movie) Antonon
1954
ActorUp to His Neck
CPO Brazier
1954
ActorTrouble in Store
Davis
1953
ActorIt's a Grand Life
Sgt. Maj. O'Reilly
1953
ActorPersonal Affair
Police Officer (uncredited)
1953
ActorLet Us Be True
(TV Movie) Sergeant
1953
ActorMade in Heaven
Sgt. Marne
1952
ActorSomething Money Can't Buy
Fairground boss
1952
ActorIvanhoe
Baldwin
1952
ActorThe Hundred Hour Hunt
Police Constable
1952
Actor13 East Street
George Mack
1952
ActorThe Lady with a Lamp
Purveyor
1951
ActorCircle of Danger
Bert Oakshott
1951
ActorTom Brown's Schooldays
Black Bart
1951
ActorThe Clouded Yellow
Superintendent Ross
1950
ActorBlackout
Mickey
1950
ActorNo Trace
Fenton
1950
ActorHeaven and Charing Cross
(TV Movie) Eddie Norman
1950
ActorWaterfront Women
Engineer
1950
ActorTwelve Thousand
(TV Movie) Martin
1950
ActorPaul Temple's Triumph
Hammond
1950
ActorThey Were Not Divided
Smoke O'Connor
1950
ActorOperation Disaster
C.P.O. Barlow
1950
ActorThe Whole World Over
(TV Movie) Colonel Ivanov
1950
ActorThe Amazing Mr. Beecham
Sergeant
1949
ActorFor Them That Trespass
Det. Insp. Benstead
1949
ActorCardboard Cavalier
Brother Barebones
1949
ActorThe Good Companions
(TV Movie) Linoleum man / Ridvers
1949
ActorBrass Monkey
Wilks
1948
ActorNeighbours
(TV Movie) Roger Phepps
1948
ActorThe Silk Noose
Ropey (uncredited)
1948
ActorMy Brother's Keeper
Police Constable at Roadblock (uncredited)
1948
ActorThe Leopard's Spots
(TV Short) Sergeant Houghton
1948
ActorAs You Are
(TV Movie) First removal man
1948
ActorEscape
Truck Driver (uncredited)
1948
ActorBlanche Fury
Farmer
1948
ActorBrighton Rock
Crabbe (uncredited)
1948
ActorCaptain Boycott
Jim O'Rourke (uncredited)
1947
ActorI Became a Criminal
Jim
1947
Actor'Pimpernel' Smith
Camp Guard with Lantern (uncredited)
1941
ActorThe Fame of Grace Darling
(TV Movie) John Kidd, Survivor
1939
RoleTitleYear
StuntsDixon of Dock Green
(TV Series) (fight sequence arranged by - 1 episode) - Green Wedding (1963) ... (fight sequence arranged by)
1963
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageBehind the Scenes with 'Thunderball'
(Video documentary) Janni
1995