Norman Bird

John George Norman Bird (30 October 1924 – 22 April 2005) was an English character actor.wikipedia
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Victim (1961 film)

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He was a familiar face to British cinema audiences of the 1950s and 1960s, appearing in nearly 50 films such as The Angry Silence (1960), The League of Gentlemen (1960), Whistle Down the Wind (1961), Victim (1961) and Term of Trial (1962) with Laurence Olivier] [[The Hill (film)with Sean Connery (1965)].

Radio Drama Company

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He was also a member of the BBC's Radio Drama Company.

Whistle Down the Wind (film)

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He was a familiar face to British cinema audiences of the 1950s and 1960s, appearing in nearly 50 films such as The Angry Silence (1960), The League of Gentlemen (1960), Whistle Down the Wind (1961), Victim (1961) and Term of Trial (1962) with Laurence Olivier] [[The Hill (film)with Sean Connery (1965)].

The League of Gentlemen (film)

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He was a familiar face to British cinema audiences of the 1950s and 1960s, appearing in nearly 50 films such as The Angry Silence (1960), The League of Gentlemen (1960), Whistle Down the Wind (1961), Victim (1961) and Term of Trial (1962) with Laurence Olivier] [[The Hill (film)with Sean Connery (1965)].

The Angry Silence

He was a familiar face to British cinema audiences of the 1950s and 1960s, appearing in nearly 50 films such as The Angry Silence (1960), The League of Gentlemen (1960), Whistle Down the Wind (1961), Victim (1961) and Term of Trial (1962) with Laurence Olivier] [[The Hill (film)with Sean Connery (1965)].

Coalville

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Bird was born in Coalville, Leicestershire, England.

Term of Trial

He was a familiar face to British cinema audiences of the 1950s and 1960s, appearing in nearly 50 films such as The Angry Silence (1960), The League of Gentlemen (1960), Whistle Down the Wind (1961), Victim (1961) and Term of Trial (1962) with Laurence Olivier] [[The Hill (film)with Sean Connery (1965)].

Waldorf Salad (Fawlty Towers)

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He had over 200 television appearances, notably as Mr Braithwaite in Worzel Gummidge (1979–81) and Mr Arrad in the Fawlty Towers episode "Waldorf Salad" (1979).

The Secret Partner

When he chose a dentist after being released, it happened to be the same man who did dental work at the prison, Ralph Beldon (Norman Bird).

An Inspector Calls (1954 film)

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Very Important Person (film)

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His excellent command of German causes him to be suspected of being a spy, but when his real identity becomes known to Group Captain Travers (Norman Bird), the senior British officer, he informs the men in his hut of his importance and that his escape is a top priority.

The Lord of the Rings (1978 film)

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Hundreds of years later, Bilbo Baggins (Norman Bird) finds the Ring in Gollum's cave and takes it back to the Shire.