David Niven

1 Mar 1910 - 29 Jul 1983

Actor, Producer

James David Graham Niven (1 March 1910 – 29 July 1983), known as David Niven, was a British actor and novelist, best known for his roles as Phileas Fogg in Around the World in 80 Days and Sir Charles Lytton, a.k.a. "the Phantom," in The Pink Panther. He was awarded the 1958 Academy Award for Best Actor in Separate Tables.

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Filmography (60 titles)

(movie, 1983)
···Curse of the Pink Panther
Genre: Comedy, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Sir Charles Litton)
(movie, 1983)
···Better Late Than Never
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Nick Cartland)
(movie, 1982)
···Trail of the Pink Panther
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Sir Charles Litton)
(movie, 1980)
···Rough Cut
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Chief Insp. Cyril Willis)
(movie, 1980)
···The Sea Wolves
Genre: Action, War
Role: Actor (as Col. W.H. 'Bill' Grice)
(movie, 1979)
···Escape to Athena
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Role: Actor (as Professor Blake)
(mini-series, 1979)
···A Man Called Intrepid
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Sir William Stephenson)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Ivan)
(movie, 1978)
···Death on the Nile
Genre: Mystery
Role: Actor (as Colonel Race)
(movie, 1977)
···Candleshoe
Genre: Family
Role: Actor (as Priory)
(movie, 1976)
···The Eagle Has Landed
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Role: Producer
(movie, 1976)
···Murder by Death
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dick Charleston)
(movie, 1976)
···No Deposit, No Return
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as J.W. Osborne)
(movie, 1975)
···Paper Tiger
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as 'Major' Walter Bradbury)
(movie, 1972)
···King, Queen, Knave
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Charles Dreyer)
(movie, 1969)
···Le Cerveau
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Colonel Carol Matthews)
(movie, 1968)
···Prudence and the Pill
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gerald Hardcastle)
(movie, 1968)
···The Impossible Years
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Jonathan Kingsley)
(movie, 1967)
···Casino Royale
Genre: Adventure, Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as James Bond)
(movie, 1966)
···Eye of the Devil
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Philippe de Montfaucon)
(movie, 1965)
···Lady L
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dicky, Lord Lendale)
(movie, 1964)
···Bedtime Story
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lawrence Jameson)
(movie, 1963)
···The Pink Panther
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Sir Charles Lytton)
(movie, 1963)
···55 Days at Peking
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Sir Arthur Robertson)
(movie, 1962)
···Guns of Darkness
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Tom Jordan)
(movie, 1962)
···La città prigioniera
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Maj. Peter Whitfield)
(movie, 1961)
···The Guns of Navarone
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Cpl. Miller)
(movie, 1961)
···The Best of Enemies
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Role: Actor (as Maj. Richardson)
(movie, 1960)
···Please Don't Eat the Daisies
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Role: Actor (as Laurence Mackay)
(movie, 1959)
···Ask Any Girl
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Miles Doughton)
(movie, 1958)
···Bonjour tristesse
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Raymond)
(movie, 1958)
···Separate Tables
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Major Angus Pollock)
(movie, 1957)
···My Man Godfrey
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Godfrey Smith)
(movie, 1957)
···Oh, Men! Oh, Women!
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dr. Alan Coles)
(movie, 1957)
···The Little Hut
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Henry Brittingham-Brett)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Phileas Fogg)
(movie, 1955)
···Carrington V.C.
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Carrington)
(movie, 1955)
···The King's Thief
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as James - Duke of Brampton)
(movie, 1954)
···Happy Ever After
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jasper O'Leary)
(movie, 1954)
···The Love Lottery
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Role: Actor (as Rex Allerton)
(movie, 1950)
···The Elusive Pimpernel
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sir Percy Blakeney · The Scarlet Pimpernel)
(movie, 1950)
···The Toast of New Orleans
Genre: Musical
Role: Actor (as Jacques Riboudeaux)
(movie, 1949)
···A Kiss for Corliss
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Kenneth Marquis)
(movie, 1949)
···A Kiss in the Dark
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Eric Phillips)
(movie, 1948)
···Bonnie Prince Charlie
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Prince Charles)
(movie, 1948)
···Enchantment
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as General Sir Roland Dane)
(movie, 1947)
···The Bishop's Wife
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bishop Henry Brougham)
(movie, 1947)
···The Other Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Anthony Stanton)
(movie, 1947)
···The Perfect Marriage
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dale Williams)
(movie, 1946)
···A Matter of Life and Death
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Peter Carter)
(movie, 1946)
···Magnificent Doll
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Aaron Burr)
(movie, 1944)
···The Way Ahead
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Lieutenant Jim Perry)
(movie, 1942)
···The First of the Few
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Geoffrey Crisp)
(movie, 1939)
···Wuthering Heights
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Edgar Linton)
(movie, 1939)
···Raffles
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Raffles)
(movie, 1938)
···Four Men and a Prayer
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Christopher Leigh)
(movie, 1938)
···The Dawn Patrol
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Scott)
(movie, 1938)
···Three Blind Mice
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Steve Harrington)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Captain James Randall)
(movie, 1936)
···Thank You, Jeeves!
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Bertie Wooster)