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David Davenport (II) (1921–1995)

David Davenport was born on December 26, 1921 in Fairhill, England as David Davenport Pearson. He was an actor, known for Carry On Cleo (1964), The Darwin Adventure (1972) and Crossroads (1964). He died on November 27, 1995 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 73) in London, England, UK

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Carry On Cleo Bilius
The Darwin Adventure Robert Darwin
Crossroads Malcolm Ryder
Richard the Lionheart Black Knight / Courtier / First Austrian Guard / First Courtier / Soldier


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 1987 84 Charing Cross Road
Coronation Party Friend
 1984 Play for Today (TV Series)
Mr. Johnson
- Z for Zachariah (1984) ... Mr. Johnson
 1981 A Spy at Evening (TV Mini-Series)
Von Arnitx
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... Von Arnitx
 1981 Doctors' Daughters (TV Series)
Sir George Prewitt
- General Practice (1981) ... Sir George Prewitt
 1978 Life at Stake (TV Series)
- So, Who's Sick? (1978) ... Heuer
 1978 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series)
Head Waiter
- Out of Practice (1978) ... Head Waiter
 1976 I, Claudius (TV Mini-Series)
- A Touch of Murder (1976) ... Thallus
 1974 The Top Secret Life of Edgar Briggs (TV Series)
- The Traitor (1974) ... Vlacek
 1972 The Darwin Adventure
Robert Darwin
 1971 Carry on Henry VIII
Major Domo
 1971 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
- The Wild Duck (1971) ... Guest
 1970 Robinson Crusoe (TV Movie)
Davy Jones
 1968-1969 Crossroads (TV Series)
Malcolm Ryder
- Episode #1.1192 (1969) ... Malcolm Ryder
- Episode #1.1182 (1969) ... Malcolm Ryder
- Episode #1.986 (1968) ... Malcolm Ryder
 1968 Dad's Army (TV Series)
the Military Police Sgt.
- The Enemy Within the Gates (1968) ... the Military Police Sgt.
 1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Slave of the lamp
- Aladdin (1967) ... Slave of the lamp
 1967 Don't Lose Your Head
 1966 Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp (TV Movie)
The Slave of the Lamp
 1965 The Secret of My Success
Dr. Adams
 1964 House of Glass (TV Movie)
Sgt. Morrison
 1964 Carry On Cleo
 1964 The Counterfeit Constable
Le sergent de la revue
 1963-1964 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Duncan Robbins / TV Compere
- Drama '64: A Menace to Decent People (1964) ... Duncan Robbins
- Drama '63: Loop (1963) ... TV Compere
 1964 Becket
 1963 Dick Whittington (TV Movie)
Ebenezer Fitzwarren
 1962-1963 Richard the Lionheart (TV Series)
Soldier / First Austrian Guard / Courtier / ...
- The People's King (1963) ... Soldier
- A King's Ransom (1963) ... First Austrian Guard
- The Norman King (1962) ... Courtier
- The Bride (1962) ... First Courtier
- King Arthur's Sword (1962) ... Black Knight
 1963 First Night (TV Series)
Television interviewer
- Veronica (1963) ... Television interviewer
 1963 Ghost Squad (TV Series)
Detective / Flt. Lt. Ward
- Hot Money (1963) ... Detective
- The Last Jump (1963) ... Flt. Lt. Ward
 1963 That Kind of Girl
Mr. Millar
 1962 Puss in Boots (TV Movie)
Blackheart, the Wizard
 1962 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Capt. Tim Crawford
- Epitaph for Johnnie (1962) ... Capt. Tim Crawford
 1960 It Takes a Thief
 1959 The Widow of Bath (TV Series)
English waiter
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... English waiter
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... English waiter
 1958 William Tell (TV Series)
- The Cuckoo (1958) ... Sergeant
 1958 A Night to Remember
Bridge Officer [Carpathia] (uncredited)
 1958 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
- Roman Gold (1958) ... Man-at-arms
 1950 The Eve of St. Agnes (TV Movie)
Lord Maurice
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He danced in the ballet, "Hamlet," "Clock Symphony," and "Job," in a Sadler's Wells Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Robert Helpmann, Leslie Edwards, Beryl Grey, Alexander Grant, Moira Shearer, Gillian Lynne, Michael Somes, Jean Bedells, John Cranko, and Nadia Nerina in the cast. See more »

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Trained in ballet as a teenager. In 1938, became a member of the Lydia Kysht Russian ballet in London.

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