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Meredith Edwards

From Wikipedia Gwilym Meredith Edwards (10 June 1917 – 8 February 1999) was a Welsh character actor and writer. He was born in Rhosllannerchrugog, Denbighshire, Wales, the son of a collier. He became an actor in 1938, first with the Welsh National Theatre Company, then the Liverpool Playhouse. He was a Christian conscientious objector in the Second World War, serving in the Non-Combatant Corps, before being seconded to the National Fire Service in Liverpool and London.  His film appearances include A Run for Your Money (1949), The Blue Lamp (1950), The Magnet (1950), The Lavender Hill Mob (1951), The Cruel Sea (1953), The Great Game (1953), The Long Arm (1956), Dunkirk (1958) and Tiger Bay (1959). He appeared as the murderous butler in the cult television series Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) in 1969, and as Tom in the cult children's science fiction serial Sky in 1975. He also played Richard Lloyd in the 1981 TV series The Life and Times of David Lloyd George.


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Born:
Jun 10, 1917 In Rhosllannerchrugog, Denbighshire, Wales
Movie/TV Credits:
44
First Appeared:
In the movie A Run for Your Money 1949-11-23
Latest Project:
Movie A Christmas Reunion 1995-12-21
Known For
Poster of Sky
Poster of Kindly Leave The Kerb
Poster of The Ronnie Barker Playhouse
Poster of The Conquest of Everest
Filmography
Movie A Christmas Reunion 1995-12-21
Series A Mind to Kill Unknown 1994-11-27
Series The District Nurse Unknown 1984-01-10
Movie The Life and Times of David Lloyd George Richard Lloyd 1981-03-04
Series Sky Unknown 1976-04-07
Series The Inheritors 1974-08-14
Series Kindly Leave The Kerb 1971-05-21
Movie The Big Flame Logan 1969-02-19
Series The Ronnie Barker Playhouse Unknown 1968-04-03
Series Gideon's Way Unknown 1965-03-18
Series Detective Unknown 1964-03-30
Movie This Is My Street 1964-01-15
Series Zero One Unknown 1962-10-03
Movie Only Two Can Play Clergyman on the Committee 1962-01-19
Series The Saint Unknown 1962-10-04
Movie Flame in the Streets 1961-06-19
Series Flower of Evil 1961-10-11
Series One Step Beyond Unknown 1959-01-20
Series No Hiding Place Unknown 1959-09-16
Movie Tiger Bay Williams 1959-03-01
Movie Escapement Dr. Phillip Maxwell 1958-03-04
Movie Dunkirk Dave Bellman 1958-03-20
Movie Lost Sgt. Davies 1956-01-31
Movie The Long Arm 1956-06-01
Series The Adventures of Robin Hood Unknown 1955-09-25
Movie Meet Mr. Malcolm Whistler Grant 1954-01-01
Movie Burnt Evidence Bob Edwards 1954-01-01
Movie Mask of Dust Laurence Gibson 1954-12-10
Movie Devil on Horseback Ted Fellowes 1954-03-17
Movie Final Appointment Martin 1954-10-01
Movie A Day to Remember Bert Tripp 1953-11-10
Movie The Cruel Sea 1953-02-24
Movie The Conquest of Everest Narrator 1953-12-09
Movie Girdle of Gold 1952-01-01
Movie The Last Page Inspector Dale 1952-01-25
Movie Gift Horse Jones 1952-06-01
Movie The Gambler and the Lady Dave Davies 1952-12-26
Movie There Is Another Sun Detective Sergeant Bratcher 1951-06-12
Movie Where No Vultures Fly Gwyl 1951-11-06
Movie The Lavender Hill Mob P. C. Williams 1951-06-21
Movie The Blue Lamp PC Hughes 1950-01-19
Movie The Magnet Harper 1950-10-01
Movie Midnight Episode 1950-12-31
Movie A Run for Your Money Thomas 'Twm' Jones 1949-11-23