George Sanders

3 Jul 1906 - 25 Apr 1972

Actor

George Henry Sanders (3 July 1906 – 25 April 1972) was a Russian-born English film, and television actor, singer-songwriter, and music composer. He was widely known for his roles of cads and other darkly drawn characters in many successful films, most of all as Addison DeWitt in All About Eve (1950) and the villainous tiger Shere Khan in The Jungle Book (1967). His career spanned over 40 years.

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Filmography (65 titles)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Sir Masius)
(movie, 1969)
···The Best House in London
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Sir Francis Leybourne)
(movie, 1968)
···Caccia ai violenti
Genre: Action, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Captain Walter Phillips)
(movie, 1968)
···Laura
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Waldo Lydecker)
(movie, 1967)
···The Jungle Book
Genre: Family, Animation, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Shere Khan (voice))
(movie, 1967)
···Good Times
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Role: Actor (as Mr. Mordicus · Knife McBlade · White hunter · Zarubian)
(movie, 1966)
···The Quiller Memorandum
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gibbs)
(movie, 1966)
···Einer spielt falsch
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Professor Schlieben)
(movie, 1964)
···A Shot in the Dark
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Benjamin Ballon)
(movie, 1964)
···L'intrigo
Genre: Mystery
Role: Actor (as Raymond Fontaine)
(movie, 1963)
···Cairo
Genre: Crime
Role: Actor (as The Major)
(movie, 1961)
···Five Golden Hours
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mr. Bing)
(movie, 1960)
···Village of the Damned
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Gordon Zellaby)
(movie, 1960)
···The Last Voyage
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Captain Robert Adams)
(movie, 1959)
···Solomon and Sheba
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Adonijah)
(movie, 1959)
···A Touch of Larceny
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Sir Charles Holland)
(movie, 1958)
···From the Earth to the Moon
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Stuyvesant Nicholl)
(movie, 1956)
···Death of a Scoundrel
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Clementi Sabourin)
(movie, 1956)
···Never Say Goodbye
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Victor)
(movie, 1956)
···That Certain Feeling
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Larry Larkin)
(movie, 1956)
···While the City Sleeps
Genre: Drama, Film-Noir
Role: Actor (as Mark Loving)
(movie, 1955)
···The King's Thief
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Charles II)
(movie, 1955)
···The Scarlet Coat
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Dr. Jonathan Odell)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as King Richard I)
(movie, 1954)
···Viaggio in Italia
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Alexander 'Alex' Joyce)
(movie, 1954)
···Witness to Murder
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Albert Richter)
(movie, 1953)
···Call Me Madam
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Role: Actor (as General Cosmo Constantine)
(movie, 1952)
···Ivanhoe
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as De Bois-Guilbert)
(movie, 1952)
···The Light Touch
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Felix Guignol)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as J.F. Noble)
(movie, 1950)
···All About Eve
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Addison DeWitt)
(movie, 1949)
···Samson and Delilah
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as The Saran of Gaza)
(movie, 1949)
···The Fan
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lord Robert Darlington)
(movie, 1947)
···Forever Amber
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as King Charles II)
(movie, 1947)
···Lured
Genre: Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Robert Fleming)
(movie, 1947)
···The Ghost and Mrs. Muir
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Miles Fairley)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Georges Duroy)
(movie, 1946)
···The Strange Woman
Genre: Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John Evered)
(movie, 1945)
···The Picture of Dorian Gray
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lord Henry Wotton)
Genre: Drama, Film-Noir
Role: Actor (as Harry Melville Quincey)
(movie, 1944)
···Action in Arabia
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Michael Gordon)
(movie, 1944)
···Summer Storm
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Fedor Mikhailovich Petroff)
(movie, 1943)
···Appointment in Berlin
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Wing Cmdr. Keith Wilson)
(movie, 1943)
···Paris After Dark
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Dr. Andre Marbel)
(movie, 1943)
···They Came to Blow Up America
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Carl Steelman · Ernst Reiter)
(movie, 1942)
···Her Cardboard Lover
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tony Barling)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sir Arthur Blake)
(movie, 1942)
···The Moon and Sixpence
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Charles Strickland)
(movie, 1941)
···Man Hunt
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Major Quive-Smith)
(movie, 1941)
···Rage in Heaven
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ward Andrews)
(movie, 1941)
···The Gay Falcon
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gay Lawrence · The Falcon)
(movie, 1941)
···The Saint in Palm Springs
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Simon Templar · The Saint)
(movie, 1940)
···Foreign Correspondent
Genre: Thriller, War, Mystery
Role: Actor (as ffollliott)
(movie, 1940)
···Rebecca
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jack Favell)
(movie, 1940)
···Bitter Sweet
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Role: Actor (as Baron von Tranisch)
(movie, 1940)
···Green Hell
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Role: Actor (as Forrester)
(movie, 1940)
···The Saint Takes Over
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Simon Templar · The Saint)
(movie, 1940)
···The Son of Monte Cristo
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Gen. Gurko Lanen)
(movie, 1939)
···Allegheny Uprising
Genre: Adventure, History, Western
Role: Actor (as Capt. Swanson)
(movie, 1939)
···Confessions of a Nazi Spy
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Schlager)
(movie, 1939)
···Nurse Edith Cavell
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Capt. Heinrichs)
(movie, 1939)
···The Saint Strikes Back
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Simon Templar - the Saint)
(movie, 1938)
···Four Men and a Prayer
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Wyatt Leigh)
(movie, 1937)
···Lancer Spy
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Baron Kurt von Rohback · Lt. Michael Bruce)
(movie, 1936)
···Things to Come
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Celestial Body)