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Bruce Seton (1909–1969)

Tall, serious-looking British character actor, formerly a graduate of Edinburgh Academy and Sandhurst. He was a member of the Black Watch, but resigned his commission in 1932 to join the chorus of the Drury Lane Theatre as a specialty dancer. He later turned to films, usually acting in small supporting roles in which he invariably projected an air... See full bio »

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Known For

Gorgo Prof. Flaherty
The Invisible Man Col. Grahame / Kemp / Sir Charles
Scott of the Antarctic Lt. H. Pennell R.N.
Handcuffs, London Supt. Robert Fabian


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 1963-1966 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Sheriff / Substitute Sheriff
- For Services Rendered (1966) ... Substitute Sheriff
- Beware of the Dog (1965) ... Sheriff
- The Heat of the Moment (1963) ... Sheriff
 1964 The Marriage Lines (TV Series)
- The Convention (1964) ... Edwards
 1962 Dead Man's Evidence
Col. James Somerset
 1962 The Pot Carriers
Prison Officer I / C Cell Block
 1961 Freedom to Die
 1961 The Charlie Drake Show (TV Series)
- Bingo Madness (1961)
 1961 Top Secret (TV Series)
Prison Doctor
- Vendetta (1961) ... Prison Doctor
 1961 The Frightened City
Assistant Commissioner
 1961 Gorgo
Prof. Flaherty
 1960 Sykes and A... (TV Series)
 1960 Just Joe
 1960 Operation Cupid
 1960 The League of Gentlemen
Patrolman (uncredited)
 1960 Trouble with Eve
Col. Digby-Phillpotts
 1960 Somerset Maugham Hour (TV Series)
- The Lion's Skin (1960) ... Wallowby
 1960 Francis Storm Investigates (TV Series)
Cdr. Peacock
- The Black Mermaid (1960) ... Cdr. Peacock
 1960 Carry On Constable (uncredited)
 1959 Strictly Confidential
Inspector Shearing
 1958-1959 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Col. Grahame / Sir Charles / Kemp
- The Gun Runners (1959) ... Col. Grahame
- Death Cell (1959) ... Sir Charles
- Secret Experiment (1958) ... Kemp
 1959 Life in Danger
 1959 The Heart of a Man
River Police Inspector (uncredited)
 1959 John Paul Jones
1st Villager
 1958-1959 William Tell (TV Series)
General Bullinger / General / Colonel Bullinger / ...
- The Traitor (1959) ... General Bullinger
- The General's Daughter (1959) ... General
- The Baroness (1958) ... Colonel Bullinger
- The Prisoner (1958) ... Bullinger
 1959 Rebound
Inspector Davis
 1959 The 39 Steps
Policeman on Train (uncredited)
 1959 Make Mine a Million
Supt. James
 1959 Hidden Homicide
Bill Dodd
 1958 Ivanhoe (TV Series)
Earl of Ashington / King Richard The Lionheart
- Counterfeit (1958) ... Earl of Ashington
- Freeing the Serfs (1958) ... King Richard The Lionheart
 1958 Undercover Girl
Ted Austin
 1957 The Strange Case of Dr. Manning
Inspector S.G. Brown
 1957 Zoo Baby
Zoo Superintendent
 1957 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series)
Sir Basil Dawson
- Backfire (1957) ... Sir Basil Dawson
 1957 The Crooked Sky
 1957 The Fighting Wildcats
Major Osborne
 1957 There's Always a Thursday
James Pelly
 1956 The Adventures of Sir Lancelot (TV Series)
King Arthur
- The Queen's Knight (1956) ... King Arthur
- The Ferocious Fathers (1956) ... King Arthur (uncredited)
- The Knight with the Red Plume (1956) ... King Arthur
 1956 The Adventures of the Big Man (TV Series)
Dr. George Lomas
- The Thief (1956) ... Dr. George Lomas
 1956 Breakaway
 1956 Life with the Lyons (TV Series)
- Episode #2.2 (1956)
 1954-1956 Patrol Car (TV Series)
Det. Supt. Robert Fabian
- The Masterpiece (1956) ... Det. Supt. Robert Fabian
- Cocktail Girl (1956) ... Det. Supt. Robert Fabian
- The Ribbon Trap (1956) ... Det. Supt. Robert Fabian
- The Sixth Dagger (1955) ... Det. Supt. Robert Fabian
- Escort to Death (1955) ... Det. Supt. Robert Fabian
 1955 Handcuffs, London
Supt. Robert Fabian
 1955 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Will Scatlock / Lord Torrance
- The Youngest Outlaw (1955) ... Lord Torrance
- The Moneylender (1955) ... Will Scatlock (uncredited)
- The Coming of Robin Hood (1955) ... Will Scatlock (uncredited)
 1955 Man of the Moment
Fabian of the Yard (uncredited)
 1955 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Capt. Hartnett
- Passage at Arms (1955) ... Capt. Hartnett (uncredited)
 1954 Fabian of the Yard
Supt. Robert Fabian
 1954 Delayed Action
 1954 Doctor in the House
Police Driver (uncredited)
 1954 Eight O'Clock Walk
 1953 A Place of Execution (TV Series)
Inspector Clifford
- Execution (1953) ... Inspector Clifford
- I Know the Place (1953) ... Inspector Clifford
- House of Hate (1953) ... Inspector Clifford
- Surgery Hours (1953) ... Inspector Clifford
- The Hand of Kailak (1953) ... Inspector Clifford
 1953 Mogambo
Wilson (uncredited)
 1953 The Cruel Sea
 1952 The Second Mrs. Tanqueray
Gordon Jayne
 1952 Kidnapped (TV Series)
Colin Campbell (Red Fox)
- Red Fox (1952) ... Colin Campbell (Red Fox)
 1952 The Hundred Hour Hunt
Sgt. Bellamy
 1951 Take Me to Paris
Gerald Vane
 1951 High Treason
 1951 White Corridors
 1951 Worm's Eye View
Squadron Leader Briarly
 1951 Blackmailed
Supt. Crowe
 1950 Portrait of Clare
Lord Steven Wolverbury
 1950 Assassin for Hire (TV Movie)
Det. Insp. Carson
 1950 Seven Days to Noon
Brigadier Grant (uncredited)
 1950 Paul Temple's Triumph
Bill Bryant
 1950 The Blue Lamp
PC 'Jock' Campbell
 1949 Whisky Galore
Sergeant Odd
 1948 Look Before You Love
 1948 Scott of the Antarctic
Lt. H. Pennell R.N.
 1948 Bonnie Prince Charlie
Allan Macrae (uncredited)
 1948 The Story of Shirley Yorke
Captain Sharp
 1948 Bond Street
 1946 Strangler's Morgue
Jack Wraydon
 1940 The Middle Watch
Captain Randall
 1940 Return to Yesterday
Journalist (uncredited)
 1939 Lucky to Me
Lord 'Tiny' Tyneside
 1939 Old Mother Riley Joins Up
Lt. Travers
 1939 The Anatomist (TV Movie)
Walter Anderson
 1939 Annie Laurie
Jamie Turner
 1938 Miracles Do Happen
Rodney Gilmore
 1938 You're the Doctor
 1938 Weddings Are Wonderful
John Smith
 1938 If I Were Boss
 1937 The Green Cockatoo
Madison - Tall Henchman
 1937 Racing Romance
Harry Stone
 1937 Father Steps Out
Johnnie Miller
 1937 Fifty-Shilling Boxer
Jack Foster
 1937 A Night of Terror
Ronald Bruce
 1937 Danger in Paris
Roger Manning
 1936 Jack of All Trades
Dancer (uncredited)
 1936 Song of the Road
Donald Carson
 1936 Melody of My Heart
Jim Brent
 1936 Wrath of Jealousy
Dr. Jock Carnegie
 1936 The Shadow of Mike Emerald (uncredited)
 1936 The Vandergilt Diamond Mystery
 1935 Blue Smoke
Don Chinko
 1935 Flame in the Heather
Show Show Self (5 credits)
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