John Barrett (actor)

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John Barrett
Born18 February 1910
Died22 May 1983(1983-05-22) (aged 73)
London, England
Years active1958–1983

John Barrett (18 February 1910 – 22 May 1983) was a British film actor. He appeared in more than a hundred films, and made appeared in various television programmes from 1958 to 1983.

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1959 Jack the Ripper Onlooker at 2nd Murder Scene Uncredited
1960 Saturday Night and Sunday Morning Man in Cafe Uncredited
1965 City Under the Sea Third Fisherman Uncredited
1966 The Witches Mr. Glass Uncredited
1966 The Trygon Factor Guide
1967 Far from the Madding Crowd Joseph Poorgrass
1968 Star! Speaker at Hyde Park Uncredited
1972 Up the Chastity Belt 1st Peasant
1972 Nearest and Dearest Joshua Pledge
1973 O Lucky Man! Bill
1973 Malachi's Cove Polwarth
1974 Smokey Joe's Revenge Bill Bassett
1976 Robin and Marian Jack
1976 It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet Crump
1976 The Eagle Has Landed Laker Armsby
1979 Porridge Hedley
1979 Tess Old Dairyhand
1979 The Quiz Kid Old Man
1981 The French Lieutenant's Woman Dairyman
1982 Remembrance Jimmy
1982 The Missionary Old Man outside Hotel
1988 Rikky and Pete Barracks Man
1989 Options Bob (final film role)
Year Title Role Notes
1969-1970 The Dustbinmen Smellie Ibbotson
1973 The Jensen Code Mr. Buckle
1978-80 All Creatures Great and Small Kitson / Mr. Dent
1980 Juliet Bravo (Series 1, Ep. 5 - 'Trouble At T’Mill') Mr.Israel Smethurst (Lollipop man)
1961,1980 Coronation Street Mr. Stark / Monty Shawcross


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