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Wilfrid Brambell

1912-03-22 Dublin, Ireland

Image of Wilfrid Brambell


Henry Wilfrid Brambell (22 March 1912 – 18 January 1985) was an Irish television and film actor and comedian, best remembered for his role in the television series Steptoe and Son. He also performed alongside The Beatles in their debut film A Hard Day's Night, playing the fictional grandfather of Paul McCartney.


Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Porter 1984-08-17
Death and Transfiguration Robert Tucker 1983-01-01
The Terence Davies Trilogy Robert Tucker (old age) 1983-11-01
The Island of Adventure Uncle Jocelyn 1981-12-01
High Rise Donkey Ben Foxcroft 1980-01-01
Picassos äventyr Alice B. Toklas 1978-05-20
Holiday on the Buses Bert Thompson 1973-05-19
Steptoe and Son Ride Again Steptoe / Albert 1973-05-01
Steptoe and Son Albert Steptoe 1972-03-01
Catch Me a Spy Beech 1971-09-06
Some Will, Some Won't Henry Russell 1970-04-01
Carry On Again Doctor Mr. Pullen 1969-12-05
Cry WoIf Delivery man 1969-01-02
Infanzia, vocazione e prime esperienze di Giacomo Casanova, veneziano Malipieri 1969-10-30
Witchfinder General Master Loach 1968-05-17
Lionheart Dignett 1968-01-01
Where the Bullets Fly Train Guard 1966-09-06
Alice in Wonderland White Rabbit 1966-12-26
San Ferry Ann Grandad 1965-07-01
Crooks in Cloisters Phineas 1964-01-01
Go Kart Go Junkman Fred 1964-06-15
A Hard Day's Night Grandfather 1964-07-07
The Importance of Being Earnest 1964-11-15
The Small World of Sammy Lee Harry 1963-04-20
In Search of the Castaways Bill Gaye 1962-12-01
The Boys Norman Albert Brewer 1962-08-31
Flame in the Streets Mr. Palmer senior 1961-06-19
What a Whopper Postie 1961-10-17
The Sinister Man Lock-Keeper 1961-12-01
Captured 1959-01-01
Serious Charge Verger 1959-04-30
The Salvage Gang Tramp 1958-08-01
Break-In 1956-04-30
1984 Old Man / Thin Prisoner 1954-12-12
Another Shore Arthur Moore 1948-11-24
Odd Man Out Standing Passenger on Tram (uncredited) 1947-01-30