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Basil Dignam

Tuesday, 24th October 1905 - Wednesday, 31st January 1979
Sheffield, Yorks
England



Smart Aleck
Defending Counsel
1951
Appointment With Venus
RAMC captain
1952
Young Elizabeth
Lord Robert Tyrwhitt
1953
They Can't Hang Me
Wing Commander Riddle
1955
Intimate Stranger
Doctor Gray
1956
Reach for the Sky
Air Ministry Doctor
1956
Violent Stranger
Bit Part
1957
Yangtse Incident
British Ambassador
1957
Brothers in Law
Judge Emery
1957
Carry On Sergeant
3rd Specialist
1958
Corridors of Blood
Chairman
1958
I Only Arsked
General Bender
1958
Further Up the Creek
Flagship Commander
1958
Up the Creek
Coombes
1958
Touch of Larceny
Lt. Commander Evans, PRO Officer
(uncredited)
1959
Room at the Top
Priest
1959
Sapphire
Doctor Burgess
1959
I'm All Right Jack
Minister of Labour
1959
Cry From the Streets
Police Inspector
1959
Gorgo
Admiral Brooks
1960
Pure Hell of St. Trinians
General
1960
Sentenced for Life
Ralph Thompson
1960
Court Martial of Major Keller
Morrell
1961
Lawrence of Arabia
General
1962
Life for Ruth
Mapleton
1962
Seven Seas to Calais
1962
Fate Takes a Hand
Wheeler
1962
80,000 Suspects
Medical Officer Boswell
1963
Heavens Above!
Prisoner Governor
1963
Joey Boy
General
1965
Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders
Lawyer
1965
Assignment K
Howlett
1965
Rotten to the Core
The General
1965
Operation Crossbow
British General
1965
Where the Spies are
Major Harding
1965
I'll Never Forget What's'isname
Hugh Dallafield
1967
Cuckoo Patrol
Snodgrass
1967
Twisted Nerve
Doctor
1968
Laughter in the Dark
art dealer
1969
Battle of Britain
Tactical Records Officer
1969
Games
1970
10 Rillington Place
Medical Board Member
1970
There's a Girl in My Soup
Wedding Guest
1970
Young Winston
Joseph Chamberlain
1972
Undercovers Hero
Brigadier
1975

Royal Air Force Shorts
Careers of Officers From R.A.F. Colleges
Station Commander
1958
Sherlock Holmes
The Case of the Imposter Mystery
Sir Arthur Tredley
05/16/1955
Sherlock Holmes
The Case of the Tyrant's Daughter
Harringway
10/17/1955
Armchair Theatre
Man in a Moon
11/17/1957
Adventures of Robin Hood
The Rivals
Rich Merchant
01/06/1958
Armchair Theatre
Breach of Marriage
05/04/1958
Four Just Men
The Deserter
Judge Advocate
10/29/1959
Invisible Man
The Big Plot
Minister
12/19/1959
Adventures of Robin Hood
Tuck's Love Day
Sir Geoffrey Gilbert
02/27/1960
Suspense
Flight 404
Richard Blount
03/27/1960
Armchair Theatre
The Innocent
05/08/1960
On Trial
The Dilke Case
Donald Crawford
08/12/1960
Armchair Theatre
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Alan Campbell
01/22/1961
No Hiding Place
Who Killed Cock Robbin?
Ralph Thomas
01/08/1963
Saint
The Invisible Millionaire
Marvin Chase
01/27/1963
Avengers
Trojan Horse
Major Ronald Pantling
02/08/1964
Crane
Murder Is Waiting
Raswani
03/30/1964
Protectors
The Deadly Chameleon
Anson
05/30/1964
Saint
The Miracle Tea Party
Commander Richardson
10/08/1964
Gideon's Way
The V Men
Commissioner Scott-Marle
10/17/1964
Armchair Theatre
Old Soldiers
Interviewing officer
10/18/1964
Gideon's Way
State Visit
Commissioner Scott-Marle
11/14/1964
Gideon's Way
The Thin Red Line
Commissioner Scott-Marle
02/03/1965
Londoners
Kill Three
Sir Lionel Bliss
06/03/1965
Flying Swan
The Boardroom
Sir Alan Campbell
07/10/1965
Flying Swan
The Gold Rosette
Sir Alan Campbell
07/17/1965
Flying Swan
The Age of Consent
Sir Alan Campbell
07/31/1965
Steptoe and Son
Crossed Swords
10/11/1965
Danger Man
Say It with Flowers
Man in Taxi
12/23/1965
Gideon's Way
Morna
Commissioner Scott-Marle
02/24/1966
Gideon's Way
A Perfect Crime
03/06/1966
Public Eye
All the Black Dresses She Wants
Beck
07/02/1966
Wednesday Play
A Pyre for Private James
President of Court Martial
11/30/1966
Adam Adamant Lives!
Face in a Mirror
Baker
02/04/1967
Forsyte Saga
A Silent Wooing
Lord Charles Ferrar
05/20/1967
Inheritance
Misalliance
11/03/1967
Inheritance
The Men Who Marched Away
Mr. Shaw
11/10/1967
Prisoner
Checkmate
supervisor
12/03/1967
Champions
The Invisible Man
Sir Frederick
10/02/1968
Department S
One of Our Aircraft Is Empty
Howard Finch
04/06/1969
Department S
The Perfect Operation
Henry Smith
06/08/1969
Department S
The Duplicated Man
Henry Smith
06/15/1969
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)
When Did You Start to Stop Seeing Things?
Hepple
11/23/1969
Paul Temple
Masked Lady
Det. Insp. Munnings
01/11/1970
UFO
Identified
British Cabinet Minister
09/16/1970
UFO
Mindbender
cabinet minister
01/13/1971
Elizabeth R
The Lion's Cub
Archbishop Gardiner
02/17/1971
Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder
The Fatal Engagement
Lord Nettleford
05/24/1971
Six Wives of Henry VIII
Jane Seymour
Bishop Gardiner
08/15/1971
Six Wives of Henry VIII
Anne of Cleves
Bishop Gardiner
08/22/1971
Six Wives of Henry VIII
Catherine Parr
Gardiner, Bishop of Winchester
09/05/1971
Jason King
Variations on a Theme
Viney
10/20/1971
Persuaders
The Time and the Place
Prime Minister
10/22/1971
Moonstone
Episode #1.1
Gabriel Betteredge
01/16/1972
Moonstone
Where is the Moonstone?
Gabriel Betteredge
01/23/1972
Moonstone
Episode #1.3
Gabriel Betteredge
01/30/1972
Moonstone
Episode #1.4
Gabriel Betteredge
02/06/1972
Moonstone
Episode #1.5
Gabriel Betteredge
02/13/1972
Z Cars
Goss
Harry Burridge
06/19/1972
Thirty Minute Theatre
I Spy A Stranger
09/25/1972
Crown Court
Doctor's Neglect?: Part 1
Dr. Sissons
10/11/1972
Adventurer
Skeleton in the Cupboard
John Ballard
12/08/1972
Adventurer
Skeleton in the Cupboard
John Ballard
12/08/1972
Adventurer
Skeleton in the Cupboard
John Ballard
12/08/1972
Protectors
Petard
Charles Engleton
10/26/1973
Pallisers
Episode #1.21
Sir Orlando Drought
06/08/1974
Pallisers
Episode #1.23
Sir Orlando Drought
06/22/1974
Pallisers
Episode #1.25
Sir Orlando Drought
10/26/1974
Pallisers
Episode #1.26
Sir Orlando Drought
11/02/1974
Churchill's People
A Rich and Beautiful Empire
Lord Henry Howard
03/31/1975
Private Affairs
Mr Garrick and Mrs Woffington
Hallam
05/16/1975
Edward the Seventh
Good Old Teddy!
Prime.Minister.Asquith
07/01/1975
BBC Plays
A Divorce: Linda
Howard
08/13/1976
Sweeney
Selected Target
Moberly
09/06/1976
New Avengers
Cat Amongst the Pigeons
Hugh Rydercroft
10/31/1976
Crown Court
Scard
Mr Justice Poynter
08/16/1977
Will Shakespeare
The Living Record
Lord Chamberlain
07/18/1978




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