Derek Blomfield

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Derek Blomfield
Born Derek Louis Cecil Blomfield
(1920-08-31)31 August 1920
London, England
Died 23 July 1964(1964-07-23) (aged 43)
Quimper, Brittany, France
Years active 1935-1964

Derek Blomfield [Derek Louis Cecil Blomfield] (31 August 1920 – 23 July 1964) was a British actor who appeared in a number of film and television productions between 1935 and his death in 1964.[1][2]


Blomfield began acting at age fifteen in the comedy film Turn of the Tide. He first came to wider attention for his appearance as a schoolboy in the Will Hay comedy The Ghost of St. Michael's. In 1964 he played the role of Count Luzau-Rischenheim in the British television series Rupert of Hentzau. He died the same year in Brittany.