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Lawrence James (I) (1927–1986)

Lawrence James was born on April 7, 1927 in Birmingham, England as Lawrence Ernest Price James. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), Compact (1962) and The Men from Room 13 (1959). He was married to Maureen Stephenson. He died on February 21, 1986 in Lambeth, London, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Avengers Cornwall
(1968)
Compact Doug Beatty / Jack Houghton
(1962-1965)
The Men from Room 13 Police Constable Garner
(1959-1960)
Theatre 625 2nd Country fellow
(1966)

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 1976 The Sweeney (TV Series)
Desk Sergeant
- Tomorrow Man (1976) ... Desk Sergeant
 1962-1976 Z Cars (TV Series)
Kenneth Nield / Chief Supt. Barrow / Mr. Calder / ...
- Guns (1976) ... Chief Supt. Barrow
- If You Can't Beat 'Em: Part 2 (1970) ... Kenneth Nield
- If You Can't Beat 'Em: Part 1 (1970) ... Kenneth Nield
- A Kind of Proof: Part 2 (1968) ... Mr. Calder
- Friendly Relations (1962) ... Dr. Stevens
 1975 Thriller (TV Series)
Police Inspector
- Death in Deep Water (1975) ... Police Inspector
 1972 The Ragman's Daughter
1st Policeman (at wall)
 1971 Mogul (TV Series)
Lieutanant Commander Air
- A Touch of the Nelsons (1971) ... Lieutanant Commander Air
 1971 Freewheelers (TV Series)
Sqdr. Ldr. Prowse
- Episode 3: Medusa (1971) ... Sqdr. Ldr. Prowse
 1970-1971 Jackanory (TV Series)
Storyteller
- Lost in London: Part 3 - Market Day (1971) ... Storyteller
- Lost in London: Part 2 - The Junkmen (1971) ... Storyteller
- Lost in London: Part 1 - Moving Day (1971) ... Storyteller
- Greyling (1970) ... Storyteller
 1971 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Sgt. Walker
- The Last Witness (1971) ... Sgt. Walker
 1969 Hadleigh (TV Series)
George Jackson
- Safety of the Realm (1969) ... George Jackson
 1969 The First Lady (TV Series)
Councillor Hoyle
- In Shocking Taste (1969) ... Councillor Hoyle
 1969 The Champions (TV Series)
Sgt. Fairfax
- Full Circle (1969) ... Sgt. Fairfax
 1968 The Avengers (TV Series)
Cornwall
- Noon-Doomsday (1968) ... Cornwall
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Lew Geraghty
- Web with Four Spiders (1968) ... Lew Geraghty
 1967 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. Carter
- The Step-Brother (1967) ... Det. Sgt. Carter
 1967 Misleading Cases (TV Series)
The Vicar
- Is a Golfer a Gentleman? (1967) ... The Vicar
 1966 Public Eye (TV Series)
Harmer
- Twenty Pounds of Heart and Muscle (1966) ... Harmer
 1966 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Bland
- The Devil's Eggshell (1966) ... Bland
 1966 Psycho-Circus
Detective Sgt. Manley
 1966 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
2nd Country fellow
- Doctor Knock (1966) ... 2nd Country fellow
 1962-1965 Compact (TV Series)
Doug Beatty / Jack Houghton
- Journey's End (1965) ... Doug Beatty
- If the Shoe Fits... (1965) ... Doug Beatty
- Destination - Paris (1965) ... Doug Beatty
- Trouble Across the Water (1965) ... Doug Beatty
- Change of Plans (1965) ... Doug Beatty
 1964 Crossroads (TV Series)
Mr. Briggs
 1962 Garry Halliday (TV Series)
Harris
- The Night Ferry (1962) ... Harris
 1962 Mix Me a Person
Patrol Officer
 1962 Serena
Uniformed Constable
 1962 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Colin Appleby
- Episode #1.159 (1962) ... Colin Appleby
- Episode #1.158 (1962) ... Colin Appleby
 1962 The Big Pull (TV Series)
Steward
- Episode #1.1 (1962) ... Steward
 1961 Debt to a Spy (TV Short)
Sergeant
 1961 Jango (TV Series)
Sergeant Dodds
- Treacle on Three Fingers (1961) ... Sergeant Dodds
 1961 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Chris Robertson
- The Mather Story (1961) ... Chris Robertson
 1960 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
PC Shaw
- A Case of M'Shimba (1960) ... PC Shaw
 1960 The Secret Kingdom (TV Mini-Series)
Clerk
- Episode #1.8 (1960) ... Clerk
 1958-1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Robert / Horace Hawkins
- The Night of the Big Heat (1960) ... Robert
- The Chigwell Chicken (1958) ... Horace Hawkins
 1960 Yorky (TV Series)
Chuck
- Good with His Hands (1960) ... Chuck
 1959-1960 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
Police Constable Garner
- The Man Who Lost His Trousers: Part 2 (1960) ... Police Constable Garner
- The Man Who Lost His Trousers: Part 1 (1959) ... Police Constable Garner
 1959 Who, Me? (TV Movie)
Det. Sgt. David Summers
 1959 Charlesworth (TV Series)
Chimp
- Open and Shut (1959) ... Chimp
 1959 The Infamous John Friend (TV Mini-Series)
Usher
- Episode #1.8 (1959) ... Usher
 1959 Television Playwright (TV Series)
Command Post Room Personnel
- The Dark Side of the Earth (1959) ... Command Post Room Personnel
 1958 The Sky Larks (TV Series)
L / A Hancocks
- Mink Afloat (1958) ... L / A Hancocks
- Exercise Merry-Go-Round (1958) ... L / A Hancocks
- Free Beer (1958) ... L / A Hancocks
- Find the Lady (1958) ... L / A Hancocks
- Honours Even (1958) ... L / A Hancocks
 1958 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
1st Man-at-arms
- Little Mother (1958) ... 1st Man-at-arms
 1958 The Diary of Samuel Pepys (TV Mini-Series)
Tom Trice
- Episode #1.4 (1958) ... Tom Trice
 1957 Destination Downing Street (TV Series)
Joe Murray
- Mr. Crazy: Part 3 (1957) ... Joe Murray
- Mr. Crazy: Part 2 (1957) ... Joe Murray
 1957 The Grove Family (TV Series)
Tony
- Fear: Part 2 (1957) ... Tony
- Fear: Part 1 (1957) ... Tony
 1956 X the Unknown
Gerard (uncredited)
 1956 The Adventures of the Big Man (TV Series)
Fred Hall
- Baby Sitter (1956) ... Fred Hall (as Laurence James)
 1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Joe Parker
- The Makepeace Story #1: The Ruthless Destiny (1955) ... Joe Parker (as Laurence James)
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