Oliver Johnston

Actor

Actor


Oliver Johnston was born on April 30, 1888 in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England as Oliver Griffen Johnston. He was an actor, known for The Quatermass Experiment (1953), Wideawake (1957) and Kidnapped (1959). He died on December 22, 1966 in Westminster, London, England.
Birth date
1888-04-30
Death date
1966-12-22

Known For


The Quatermass Experiment
The Quatermass Experiment
News Editor (1953)
Wideawake
Wideawake
Stevenson-Smith (1957)
Kidnapped
Kidnapped
Mr. Campbell (1959)
North and South
North and South
Mr. Bell (1966)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorIt!
Curator Trimingham
1967
ActorA Countess from Hong Kong
Clark
1967
ActorNorth and South
(TV Mini-Series) Mr. Bell - Meeting Again (1966) ... Mr. Bell - Looking South (1966) ... Mr. Bell
1966
ActorThe Corridor People
(TV Series) Samson Whitby - Victim as Whitebait (1966) ... Samson Whitby
1966
ActorWeavers Green
(TV Series) The Rev. Griffin - Episode #1.2 (1966) ... The Rev. Griffin
1966
ActorITV Play of the Week
(TV Series) Old gentleman / Alexei / Night Porter / ... - Nelson: A Study in Miniature (1966) ... Old gentleman - The Visitors (1961) ... Alexei - Break from Cover (1961) ... Night Porter - Vitriol (1960) ... John Bunting - Sweet Poison (1959) ... Quentin Willard Show all 11 episodes
1956-1966
ActorSecret Agent
(TV Series) Peer - The Hunting Party (1966) ... Peer
1966
ActorTheatre 625
(TV Series) Thomas Prestwich - The Siege of Manchester (1965) ... Thomas Prestwich
1965
ActorYou Must Be Joking!
Angry Tweedles Club Member (uncredited)
1965
ActorStory Parade
(TV Series) Turtle / Malcolm Graham - The Old Boys (1965) ... Turtle - Shadow of Guilt (1964) ... Malcolm Graham
1964-1965
ActorThe Worker
(TV Series) Mr. Simnel - The Mechanics of Piecework (1965) ... Mr. Simnel
1965
ActorThursday Theatre
(TV Series) 1st Old man / Jonathan Travis - Johnson Over Jordan (1965) ... 1st Old man - Any Other Business (1964) ... Jonathan Travis
1964-1965
ActorThe Tomb of Ligeia
Kenrick
1964
ActorEspionage
(TV Series) Doctor - Final Decision (1964) ... Doctor
1964
ActorThe Three Lives of Thomasina
Mr. Dobbie
1963
ActorDr. Crippen
Lord Chief Justice
1963
ActorIsland of Love
Prof. Krumwitz
1963
ActorThe Old Curiosity Shop
(TV Mini-Series) Grandfather - Episode #1.13 (1963) ... Grandfather - Episode #1.12 (1963) ... Grandfather - Episode #1.11 (1963) ... Grandfather - Episode #1.10 (1963) ... Grandfather - Episode #1.9 (1963) ... Grandfather Show all 13 episodes
1962-1963
ActorBackfire!
Bernard Curzon
1962
ActorThe Fast Lady
Bulmer
1962
ActorMan of the World
(TV Series) Sir Hugo Kempson - Portrait of a Girl (1962) ... Sir Hugo Kempson
1962
ActorA Question of Fact
(TV Movie) Arthur Lamb
1962
ActorBBC Sunday-Night Play
(TV Series) Mr. Y / Jacob Twisden / Herbert Simms - Up a Gum Tree (1962) ... Mr. Y - Loyalties (1962) ... Jacob Twisden - Nearer to Heaven (1961) ... Herbert Simms
1961-1962
ActorBrothers in Law
(TV Series) The Judge - Special Damages (1962) ... The Judge
1962
ActorA Quiet Game of Cards
(TV Movie) Dr. Carmichael
1962
ActorGarry Halliday
(TV Series) Professor Irenon - The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 7: Give and Take (1962) ... Professor Irenon - The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 6: Pitfall (1962) ... Professor Irenon - The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 4: A Key (1962) ... Professor Irenon - The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 3: The Goal (1962) ... Professor Irenon - The Secret of Omar Khayam Part 2: Dawn of Reckoning (1962) ... Professor Irenon Show all 6 episodes
1962
ActorThe Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre
(TV Series) Bernard Curzon - Backfire! (1962) ... Bernard Curzon
1962
ActorRoommates
Prof. Parkin
1961
ActorBoyd Q.C.
(TV Series) Mr. Davis / Dr. Ticehurst - Sunday's Child (1961) ... Mr. Davis - Ada's Daughter (1960) ... Dr. Ticehurst
1960-1961
ActorFrancis of Assisi
Father Livoni
1961
ActorSuggestion of Sabotage
(TV Series) Sir Edward Rigby - Failure or Success? (1961) ... Sir Edward Rigby - The Trap Closes (1961) ... Sir Edward Rigby - Start of Suspicion (1961) ... Sir Edward Rigby
1961
ActorThe 3 Worlds of Gulliver
Mr. Grinch (uncredited)
1960
ActorSaturday Playhouse
(TV Series) Henry - Family Occasion (1960) ... Henry
1960
ActorOn Trial
(TV Series) Sir William Bovill - The Tichborne Case (1960) ... Sir William Bovill
1960
ActorITV Television Playhouse
(TV Series) Vicar / Rev. Ashburn / Dr. Moody / ... - The Moment of Milo (1960) ... Vicar - The Staring Match (1957) ... Rev. Ashburn - The Silver Mask (1957) ... Dr. Moody - Frolic Wind (1955) ... Jerrold
1955-1960
ActorWhack-O!
(TV Series) Mr. Grubb - Episode #6.6 (1960) ... Mr. Grubb
1960
ActorProbation Officer
(TV Series) Wilfred Batsford - Episode #1.36 (1960) ... Wilfred Batsford
1960
ActorKnight Errant Limited
(TV Series) - Dead Letter Day (1960)
1960
ActorDixon of Dock Green
(TV Series) Mr. Simpkins / Willy Nolan - A Lead from Mother Kelly (1960) ... Mr. Simpkins - The Whizz Gang (1959) ... Willy Nolan
1959-1960
ActorA Touch of Larceny
Minister
1960
ActorThe Flying Doctor
(TV Series) Paddy Kearny - The Return (1959) ... Paddy Kearny
1959
ActorKidnapped
Mr. Campbell
1959/II
ActorThe Men from Room 13
(TV Series) Max - The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 2 (1959) ... Max - The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 1 (1959) ... Max
1959
ActorMake Mine a Double
Air Commodore Turner
1959
ActorWeb of Evidence
Prusty
1959
ActorBBC Sunday-Night Theatre
(TV Series) Jack Selway / Bill / Professor Mair / ... - The Woodcarver (1959) ... Bill - The Small Back Room (1959) ... Professor Mair - The Exiles #4: Full Circle (1959) ... Jack Selway - The Exiles #3: The Lost Years (1959) ... Jack Selway - The Calendar (1957) ... Lord Forlingham Show all 8 episodes
1951-1959
ActorBachelor of Hearts
Professor Gadsworth (uncredited)
1958
ActorNowhere to Go
Mr. Hopkins (uncredited)
1958
ActorSon of Robin Hood
Apothecary
1958
ActorIndiscreet
Mr. Finleigh (uncredited)
1958
ActorTheatre Night
(TV Series) Jonathan Travis - Any Other Business (1958) ... Jonathan Travis
1958
ActorTelevision World Theatre
(TV Series) Prof. Henry Leeds - Strange Interlude: Part 1 (1958) ... Prof. Henry Leeds
1958
ActorBig Guns
(TV Series) Chivwright - Villainy to Boot (1958) ... Chivwright
1958
ActorArmchair Theatre
(TV Series) Pop - Man in the Corner (1958) ... Pop
1958
ActorA King in New York
Ambassador Jaume
1957
ActorThe Story of Esther Costello
Royal Festival Hall Man (uncredited)
1957
ActorYou Can't Escape
Meadows
1957
ActorScotland Yard Dragnet
Doctor Kenyon
1957
ActorWideawake
(TV Series) Stevenson-Smith - All Ends Meet at Watersmeet (1957) ... Stevenson-Smith - Visitors to the British Museum (1957) ... Stevenson-Smith - In Search of Wideawake (1957) ... Stevenson-Smith - Digging for Evidence (1957) ... Stevenson-Smith
1957
ActorThe Grove Family
(TV Series) Chairman of the Bench / Magistrate - Nothing But the Truth (1957) ... Chairman of the Bench - The Decision (1956) ... Magistrate
1956-1957
ActorMy Guess Would Be Murder
(TV Movie) Dr. Mack
1957
ActorThe Vise
(TV Series) Butler - Return to Danger (1956) ... Butler - The Secret Place (1954) ... Butler
1954-1956
ActorDr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
(TV Series) Poole - Mr. Utterson's Encounter (1956) ... Poole - Good Evening, Mr. Hyde (1956) ... Poole
1956
ActorNew Ramps for Old
(TV Series) Jympson - No Percentage (1956) ... Jympson
1956
ActorOver to William
(TV Series) Gardener - Claude Finds a Companion (1956) ... Gardener
1956
ActorH.M. Tennent Globe Theatre
(TV Series) Theodore - Skylark (1956) ... Theodore
1956
ActorTruant in Park Lane
(TV Movie) Riggs
1955
ActorRoom in the House1955
ActorTale of Three Women
Butler (segment "Wedding Gift")
1954
ActorTerror Ship
Dr. Waverley (uncredited)
1954
ActorThe Silent Witness
(Short) Bank Manager (uncredited)
1953
ActorThe Good Beginning
Owen (uncredited)
1953
ActorThe Quatermass Experiment
(TV Series) News Editor - Believed to Be Suffering (1953) ... News Editor - Persons Reported Missing (1953) ... News Editor - Contact Has Been Established (1953) ... News Editor
1953
ActorAnother Language
(TV Movie) Mr. Hallam
1952
ActorHappy and Glorious
(TV Series) Sir John Conroy - 1837 (1952) ... Sir John Conroy
1952
ActorTo Live in Peace
(TV Movie) Cavaliere Dossi
1951
ActorScandal at Court
(TV Movie) Count von Podewils
1947
ActorThe Valiant
(TV Movie) The Chaplain
1947
ActorThe Cherry Orchard
(TV Movie) Gayev (20th March 1947 version)
1947
ActorOutward Bound
(TV Movie) Scrubby
1947
ActorHay Fever
(TV Movie) David Bliss
1946
ActorThe Unguarded Hour
(TV Movie) Lord Henningway
1946
ActorThe Thracian Horses
(TV Movie) Pheres
1946
ActorIt Depends What You Mean
(TV Movie) James Mutch
1946
ActorSpreading the News
(TV Movie) Removable Magistrate
1939
ActorThe Little Father of the Wilderness
(TV Movie) Frère Grégoire
1939
ActorRehearsal for a Drama
(TV Movie) Detective-Inspector Burns
1939
ActorStolen Life
Prof. Bardesley
1939
ActorGeneral John Regan
(TV Movie) Major Kent
1938
ActorQueen of Crime
Cunningham
1938
ActorThe Man in the Bowler Hat
(TV Short)
1938
RoleTitleYear
SelfHello London
Self
1960
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) Mr. Dobbie / Mr. Campbell - The Three Lives of Thomasina: Part 3 (1965) ... Mr. Dobbie - The Three Lives of Thomasina: Part 2 (1965) ... Mr. Dobbie - The Three Lives of Thomasina: Part 1 (1965) ... Mr. Dobbie - Kidnapped: Part 2 (1963) ... Mr. Campbell - Kidnapped: Part 1 (1963) ... Mr. Campbell
1963-1965