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Michael Ripper

Monday, 27th January 1913 - Wednesday, 28th June 2000
Portsmouth
England


Slightly comic British actor has proved a favourite snack for many horror movie beasties over the years. Excellent playing the low key chauffeur in Butterflies.


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pin table attendant
Oliver Twist
Barney
1948
Dark Road
Andy Anderson
1948
Adventures of P.C. 49
Fingers
1949
Eye Witness
Sam Baxter
1950
Lady Godiva Rides Again
Stage manager
1951
Case for PC 49
George Steele
1951
Derby Day
1952
Appointment in London
Bomb Aimer (Brown's Ship)
1953
Folly to Be Wise
Corporal
1953
Great Gilbert and Sullivan
Louis
1953
Story of Gilbert & Sullivan
Louis
1953
Blood Orange
Eddie
1953
Sea Shall Not Have Them
Botterhill
1954
Rainbow Jacket
Benny Loder
1954
Belles of St. Trinians
Albert Faning
1954
Constant Husband
Left luggage attendant
1955
Richard III
Forrest, 2nd murderer
1955
Reach for the Sky
Warrant Officer West
1956
X The Unknown
Sgt. Harry Grimsdyke
1956
Yield to the Night
Roy
1956
Blue Murder at St. Trinians
Liftman
Police Radio Voice
1956
1984
Outer Party Orator
1956
Green Man
Waiter
1956
Quatermass 2
Ernie
1957
Naked Truth
J.E. Freeman - Greengrocer
1957
Woman in a Dressing Gown
Pawnbroker
1957
Not Wanted on Voyage
Steward Macy
1957
Up the Creek
Decorator
1958
Further Up the Creek
Ticket Collector
1958
Revenge of Frankenstein
Kurt
1958
One That Got Away
The Corporal Who Frisks Franz
1958
Girls at Sea
Jumper, Marine
1958
I Only Arsked
Azim
1958
Camp on Blood Island
Driver
1958
Man Who Could Cheat Death
Morgue Attendant
(uncredited)
[scenes deleted]
1959
Mummy
Poacher
1959
Ugly Duckling
Benny
1959
Sink the Bismarck!
Able Seaman, Lookout, HMS Suffolk
1960
Pure Hell of St. Trinians
Liftman
1960
Bobbikins
Naval Petty Officer
1960
Brides of Dracula
Coachman
1960
Curse of the Werewolf
Old Soak
1961
Matter of WHO
Skipper
1961
Petticoat Pirates
Tug
1961
Phantom of the Opera
1st Cabby
1962
Pirates of Blood River
Mac
1962
Prize of Arms
Corporal Freeman
1962
Night Creatures
Mipps
1962
Amorous Mr. Prawn
1962
Crimson Blade
Pablo
1963
Two Left Feet
Uncle Reg
1963
Punch and Judy Man
Waiter
1963
Devil-Ship Pirates
Pepe, a pirate
1964
Curse of the Mummy's Tomb
Achmed
1964
Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery
The Liftman
1965
Spy Who Came in From the Cold
Lofthouse
(uncredited)
1965
Secret of Blood Island
Lt Tojoko
1965
Rasputin, the Mad Monk
Waggoner (voice)
1965
Reptile
Tom Bailey
1966
Plague of the Zombies
Sergeant Jack Swift
1966
Where the Bullets Fly
Angel
1966
Deadly Bees
David Hawkins
1966
Mummy's Shroud
Longbarrow
1967
Lost Continent
Sea Lawyer
1968
Torture Garden
Gordon Roberts
1968
Inspector Clouseau
Stevie Frey
1968
Moon Zero Two
1st card player
1969
Dracula Has Risen From the Grave
Max
1969
Taste the Blood of Dracula
Inspector Cobb
1969
Mumsy, Nanny, Sonny and Girly
Zoo Attendant
1970
Scars of Dracula
Landlord
1970
Creeping Flesh
Carter
1972
No Sex Please, We're British
Traffic Warden
1973
That's Your Funeral
Arthur (Railway)
1973
Legend of the Werewolf
Sewerman
1975
Crossed Swords
Edith's Servant
1978
No Surrender
Tony Bonaparte
1985

ITV Play of the Week
The Anatomist
Hare
02/06/1956
Scarlet Pimpernel
The Farmer's Boy
Elbeul
06/15/1956
Adventures of Robin Hood
A Change of Heart
Brack
10/28/1957
Adventures of Robin Hood
The Healing Hand
Oswald
01/27/1958
Quatermass and the Pit
The Halfmen
Sergeant
12/22/1958
Invisible Man
Picnic with Death
Stableman
07/11/1959
Invisible Man
The Vanishing Evidence
Porter
10/10/1959
Four Just Men
The Man Who Wasn't There
Barker
05/11/1960
Scotland Yard
Organised Crime
Ted Moody
05/17/1960
Danger Man
The Lovers
Miguel Torres
10/09/1960
Adventures of Robin Hood
A Race Against Time
Wilfred
10/15/1960
Danger Man
The Island
Kane
01/01/1961
Danger Man
The Dead Man Walks
Rangit Pal
05/28/1961
Human Jungle
The Flip Side Man
Harry Dublane
04/06/1963
First Night
Sticks
Chief gunner
12/01/1963
First Night
The Second Wall
Sgt. Wolfgang Junckers
04/11/1964
Gideon's Way
The Big Fix
Joe Short
12/12/1964
Adam Adamant Lives!
D for Destruction
Sgt. Major Jeffers
10/13/1966
Saint
The Gadic Collection
Sukan
09/22/1968
Thirty Minute Theatre
The Chequers Manoeuvre
Richard M. Nixon
09/30/1968
Journey to the Unknown
Paper Dolls
Albert Cole
11/21/1968
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)
It's Supposed to Be Thicker Than Water
Punter
02/13/1970
Doomwatch
Hear No Evil
Tom Reid
05/04/1970
Freewheelers
Sniper!
Burke
01/20/1971
Freewheelers
Spin Off
Burke
01/27/1971
Freewheelers
The Mill
Burke
02/03/1971
Freewheelers
Blackmail
Burke
02/10/1971
Freewheelers
Zukov
Burke
02/17/1971
Freewheelers
Russian Roulette
Burke
02/24/1971
Freewheelers
Destruct
Burke
03/03/1971
Freewheelers
Zyton!
Burke
03/10/1971
Freewheelers
Entombed
Burke
03/17/1971
Freewheelers
Roll Up
Burke
03/24/1971
Freewheelers
Booby Trap
Burke
03/31/1971
Freewheelers
Pipeline
Burke
04/07/1971
Freewheelers
The Answer
Burke
04/14/1971
Freewheelers
Nero
Burke
09/27/1971
Freewheelers
Operation Seagull
Burke
10/04/1971
Freewheelers
Medusa
Burke
10/11/1971
Armchair Theatre
Man Charged
Harry
10/12/1971
Freewheelers
Mayday
Burke
10/22/1971
Freewheelers
Pirates
Burke
10/29/1971
Freewheelers
The Threat
Burke
11/05/1971
Freewheelers
Doomsday
Burke
11/12/1971
Freewheelers
Black Box
Burke
11/19/1971
Freewheelers
Cypher
Burke
11/26/1971
Freewheelers
The Parcel
Burke
12/03/1971
Freewheelers
The Race
Burke
12/10/1971
Freewheelers
Red Herring
Burke
12/17/1971
Freewheelers
Pay Off
Burke
12/20/1971
Bright's Boffins
In the Nick
Judge
03/20/1972
Black Arrow
The Chess Game
Rutter
01/08/1973
Black Arrow
The Crossroads
Rutter
01/15/1973
Black Arrow
The Last Arrow
Rutter
01/22/1973
Sir Yellow
Getting Ye Treatment
Cedric
07/22/1973
Black Arrow
Captured
Father Mathew
01/05/1975
Churchill's People
O Canada
Captain Smythe
05/19/1975
Sweeney
Stay Lucky Eh?
Herbie Mew
10/27/1975
George and Mildred
Your Money Or Your Life
Uncle Fred
10/04/1976
Sykes
Picket Line
Reporter
01/11/1978
Butterflies
How About Lunch?
Thomas
12/01/1978
Butterflies
The Lovers
Thomas
12/08/1978
Butterflies
He'll Have to Go
Thomas
12/15/1978
British Shorts
Le Petomane
01/31/1979
Butterflies
Leaving
Thomas (credit only)
10/26/1979
Sykes
The Insurance Money
Major
11/02/1979
Butterflies
Fox Hunting
Thomas
11/05/1979
Butterflies
Worrying
Thomas
11/12/1979
Butterflies
A Dog's Life
Thomas
11/19/1979
Butterflies
Keeping Fit
Thomas
11/26/1979
Butterflies
An Attractive Visitor
Thomas
12/03/1979
Butterflies
Lunch with Leonard
Thomas
12/10/1979
Butterflies
Christmas with the Parkinsons
Thomas
12/22/1979
Butterflies
Christmas With The Parkinsons
Thomas
12/22/1979
Tales of The Unexpected
The Man at the Top
Taxi Driver
06/14/1980
Tales of The Unexpected
The Man at the Top
Taxi Driver
07/14/1980
Butterflies
An Empty Cage
Thomas
09/09/1980
Butterflies
Pregnancy
Thomas
09/23/1980
Butterflies
Problems, Problems
Thomas
09/30/1980
Butterflies
Happy Birthday, Ria
Thomas
10/07/1980
Kelly Monteith
Episode #4.2
hotel clerk
09/30/1982
Butterflies
Amanda
Thomas
09/14/1983
Butterflies
Pot
Thomas
09/21/1983
Butterflies
Calling
Thomas
10/05/1983
Minder
The Balance of Power
Commissionaire
10/31/1984
Home to Roost
Paper Chase
Perce
12/05/1987




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