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David Farrar

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia David Farrar (21 August 1908 – 31 August 1995) was an English stage and film actor, born in Forest Gate, east London. Three of his most notable film roles were leads in the Powell and Pressburger films Black Narcissus (1947), The Small Back Room (1949), and Gone to Earth (1950). He retired in 1962. After the death of his wife Irene in 1976, he moved to South Africa to be with their daughter. Description above from the Wikipedia article David Farrar (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 21, 1908 In Forest Gate, London, England
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Return of a Stranger 1937-10-03
Latest Project:
Movie National Theatre Live: Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 2017-05-18
Known For
Poster of Escape to Burma
Poster of Meet Sexton Blake
Poster of Danny Boy
Poster of Return of a Stranger
Movie The Wrong Student 'Brookie ' Brooks 2017-03-11
Movie National Theatre Live: Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Sammy Rice 2017-05-18
Movie Bound & Babysitting Narrator 2015-04-01
Movie The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death Murray 2014-12-30
Movie Blinder Des Roches 2013-03-07
Movie Mrs. Miracle John Reddin 2009-12-05
Movie The Simpsons Movie Xerxes 2007-07-25
Movie Agatha Christie: A Life in Pictures Tom Danton 2004-09-22
Movie Resistance John Reddin 2003-07-16
Movie WWE SummerSlam 2002 Narrator 2002-08-25
Movie Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil Sammy Rice 1999-02-24
Movie The Shining Det. Insp. Craig 1997-05-23
Movie No Escape Mathieu Dreyfus 1994-04-29
Movie Roswell Det. Insp. Craig 1994-07-31
Movie The Last Dance Murray 1993-12-25
Movie Hostage 1992-05-10
Movie Jersey Girl 'Brookie ' Brooks 1992-07-31
Movie Signs of Life Sexton Blake 1989-01-01
Movie Disorder Mathieu Dreyfus 1986-11-12
Movie Nasoor Commander Lippinscott 1985-05-28
Movie September 30, 1955 John Wilkes 1978-01-06
Movie Ricochet Bill Glennan 1963-01-01
Movie The 300 Spartans Xerxes 1962-08-01
Movie Beat Girl Paul Linden 1960-08-21
Movie Watusi Rick Cobb 1959-03-25
Movie John Paul Jones John Wilkes 1959-06-16
Movie Solomon and Sheba Pharaoh 1959-12-25
Movie I Accuse! Mathieu Dreyfus 1958-03-05
Movie The Son of Robin Hood Des Roches 1958-11-01
Movie Persons Unknown Det. Insp. Craig 1956-01-31
Movie The Battle of the River Plate Narrator 1956-10-30
Movie The Sea Chase Commander Jeff Napier 1955-06-04
Movie Escape to Burma The Sawbwa 1955-04-09
Movie Pearl of the South Pacific Bully Hague 1955-09-16
Movie Duel in the Jungle Perry Henderson / Arthur Henderson 1954-06-30
Movie Lilacs in the Spring 1954-12-21
Movie The Black Shield Of Falworth Gilbert Blunt, Earl of Alban 1954-09-02
Movie Take Me to Town Tom Danton 1953-06-19
Movie The Wild Heart Jack Reddin 1952-05-27
Movie The Obsessed Gregory Black 1952-02-05
Movie The Golden Horde Sir Guy of Devon 1951-09-30
Movie Cage of Gold Bill Glennan 1950-09-21
Movie Gone to Earth John Reddin 1950-11-06
Movie The Small Back Room Sammy Rice 1949-02-21
Movie Diamond City Stafford Parker 1949-09-20
Movie Mr. Perrin and Mr. Traill David Traill 1948-08-26
Movie Black Narcissus Mr. Dean 1947-01-01
Movie Frieda Robert Dawson 1947-06-19
Movie Children of Paradise Bully Hague 1946-11-15
Movie Meet Sexton Blake Sexton Blake 1945-02-05
Movie For Those in Peril Murray 1944-06-01
Movie They Met in the Dark Commander Lippinscott 1943-01-01
Movie The Dark Tower Tom Danton 1943-10-18
Movie The Night Invader Dick Marlow 1943-12-05
Movie Headline 'Brookie ' Brooks 1943-11-16
Movie Suspected Person Inspector Thompson 1942-06-01
Movie Went the Day Well? Lieutenant Jung 1942-12-07
Movie Danny Boy Martin 1941-08-25
Movie Q Planes Viking Bo'sun 1939-06-20
Movie Sexton Blake and the Hooded Terror Granite Grant 1938-01-01
Movie Return of a Stranger Dr. Young 1937-10-03