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Arnold Ridley

Tuesday, 7th January 1896 - Monday, 12th March 1984
Bath
England


Sweet natured character actor easily recognized as the dotty and incontinent Private Godfrey in Dad's Army. His play The Ghost Train has had many incarnations.


Interrupted Journey
Mr. Saunders
1949
Green Grow the Rushes
Tom Cuffley
1951
Stolen Face
Dr. Russell
1952
Crooks in Cloisters
Newsagent
1964
Dad's Army
Pte. Godfrey
1972
Carry On Girls
Alderman Pratt
1973
Amorous Milkman
cinema attendant
1974

Armchair Theatre
A Gust of Wind
Dr. Sodini
02/23/1958
Great Expectations
Episode
Jack
06/21/1959
BBC Plays
The Jelly End Strike
J. Scott
10/13/1961
Brothers in Law
Without Due Care
Mr. Butterworth
06/19/1962
First Night
Do Me No Favours
Frank Starrett
11/10/1963
Human Jungle
Heartbeats in a Tin Box
Elderly man
12/07/1964
Wednesday Thriller
The Initiate
Mr. Damson
09/15/1965
Avengers
Never, Never Say Die
Elderly Gent
03/18/1967
Z Cars
I Never Mean't To Drop Him
Gardener
06/26/1967
Z Cars
I Never Mean't To Drop Him
Gardener
06/27/1967
Beggar My Neighbour
Laying Down the Law
male juror
07/23/1967
Dad's Army
The Man and the Hour
Pte. Charles Godfrey
07/31/1968
Dad's Army
Museum Piece
Pte. Charles Godfrey
08/07/1968
Dad's Army
Command Decision
Pte. Charles Godfrey
08/14/1968
Dad's Army
The Enemy Within the Gates
Pte. Charles Godfrey
08/28/1968
Dad's Army
The Showing Up of Corporal Jones
Pte. Charles Godfrey
09/04/1968
Dad's Army
Shooting Pains
Pte. Charles Godfrey
09/11/1968
Caesars
Caligula
Nigrinus
10/19/1968
Out of the Unknown
Random Quest
Munnings
02/11/1969
Dad's Army
Operation Kilt
Pte. Charles Godfrey
03/01/1969
Dad's Army
The Battle of Godfrey's Cottage
Pte. Charles Godfrey
03/08/1969
Dad's Army
The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Walker
Pte. Charles Godfrey
03/15/1969
Dad's Army
Sergeant Wilson's Little Secret
Pte. Charles Godfrey
03/22/1969
Dad's Army
A Stripe for Frazer
Pte. Charles Godfrey
03/29/1969
Dad's Army
Under Fire
Pte. Charles Godfrey
04/05/1969
Dad's Army
The Armoured Might of Lance Corporal Jones
Pvt. Godfrey
09/11/1969
Dad's Army
Battle School
Pte. Charles Godfrey
09/18/1969
Dad's Army
The Lion Has Phones
Pte. Charles Godfrey
09/25/1969
Dad's Army
The Bullet is Not for Firing
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/02/1969
Dad's Army
Something Nasty in the Vault
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/09/1969
Dad's Army
Room at the Bottom
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/16/1969
Dad's Army
Big Guns
Pvt. Godfrey
10/23/1969
Dad's Army
The Day the Balloon Went Up
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/30/1969
Special Branch
The Children of Delight
Mr. Turner
11/05/1969
Dad's Army
War Dance
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/06/1969
Dad's Army
Menace from the Deep
Pvt. Godfrey
11/13/1969
Dad's Army
Branded
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/20/1969
Dad's Army
Manhunt
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/27/1969
Dad's Army
No Spring for Frazer
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/04/1969
Dad's Army
Sons of the Sea
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/11/1969
Dad's Army
The Big Parade
Pte. Charles Godfrey
09/25/1970
Dad's Army
Don't Forget the Diver
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/02/1970
Dad's Army
Boots, Boots, Boots
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/09/1970
Dad's Army
Sergeant, Save My Boy
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/16/1970
Dad's Army
Don't Fence Me In
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/23/1970
Dad's Army
Absent Friends
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/30/1970
Dad's Army
Put That Light Out
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/06/1970
Dad's Army
The Two and a Half Feathers
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/13/1970
Dad's Army
Mum's Army
Pvt. Godfrey
11/20/1970
Dad's Army
The Test
Pvt. Godfrey
11/27/1970
Dad's Army
A. Wilson (Manager) ?
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/04/1970
Dad's Army
Uninvited Guests
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/11/1970
Dad's Army
Fallen Idol
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/18/1970
Flaxton Boys
1928: Snake in the Grass
Mr. Mooney
10/10/1971
Dad's Army
Battle of the Giants
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/27/1971
Persuaders
The Ozerov Inheritance
Uncle Rodney
02/11/1972
Dad's Army
Getting the Bird
Pte. Charles Godfrey
05/19/1972
Dad's Army
A Soldier's Farewell
Pte. Charles Godfrey
06/02/1972
Dad's Army
The Desperate Drive of Lance Corporal Jones
Pte. Charles Godfrey
06/16/1972
Dad's Army
The King was in His Counting House
Pte. Charles Godfrey
06/23/1972
Dad's Army
If the Cap Fits...
Pte. Charles Godfrey
06/30/1972
Dad's Army
Asleep in the Deep
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/06/1972
Dad's Army
Keep Young and Beautiful
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/13/1972
Dad's Army
All is Safely Gathered In
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/03/1972
Dad's Army
When Did You Last See Your Money?
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/10/1972
Dad's Army
Brain versus Brawn
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/17/1972
Dad's Army
Brush with the Law
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/26/1972
Dad's Army
Round and Round Went the Great Big Wheel
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/01/1972
Dad's Army
Time On My Hands
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/08/1972
Thriller
A Place to Die
1st Old Man
05/26/1973
Dad's Army
The Deadly Attachment
Pte. Charles Godfrey
10/31/1973
Dad's Army
My British Buddy
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/07/1973
Dad's Army
The Royal Train
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/14/1973
Dad's Army
We Know Our Onions
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/21/1973
Dad's Army
Things That Go Bump in the Night
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/05/1973
Dad's Army
The Recruit
Pte. Charles Godfrey
12/12/1973
Dad's Army
The Godiva Affair
Pte. Charles Godfrey
06/12/1974
Dad's Army
Man of Action
Pte. Charles Godfrey
07/05/1974
Dad's Army
Turkey Dinner
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/10/1974
Dad's Army
The Captain's Car
Pte. Charles Godfrey
11/17/1974
Dad's Army
High Finance
Pte. Charles Godfrey
05/30/1975
Dad's Army
When You've Got to Go
Pte. Charles Godfrey
06/06/1975
Dad's Army
Is There Honey Still for Tea?
Pte. Charles Godfrey
09/19/1975
Dad's Army
Ring Dem Bells
Pte. Charles Godfrey
07/03/1975
Dad's Army
Come In, Your Time is Up
Pte. Charles Godfrey
07/10/1975
Dad's Army
The Face on the Poster
Pte. Charles Godfrey
07/17/1975




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