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Welsh actor

Hugh Griffith is ...

Dead
Born 30 May 1912 in Anglesey
Died 14 May 1980 in London
Age67 years, 11 months
Causemyocardial infarction
Correction?
Hugh Griffith
Hugh Griffith
Cropped screenshot of Hugh Griffith from the trailer for the film Ben-Hur

About Hugh Griffith

Hugh Emrys Griffith (30 May 1912 – 14 May 1980) was a Welsh film, stage and television actor. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Ben-Hur (1959) and received an additional Oscar nomination in the same category for his work in Tom Jones (1963).

Films

Hugh Griffith has worked on the following films:

Oliver!
1968 film by Carol Reed
1968
Tom Jones
1963 British adventure comedy film directed by Tony Richardson
1963
Mutiny on the Bounty
1962 film by Carol Reed, Lewis Milestone
1962
The Canterbury Tales
1972 film by Pier Paolo Pasolini
1972
The Titfield Thunderbolt
1953 film by Charles Crichton
1953
Luther
1973 film by Guy Green
1973
The Final Programme
1973 British comedy-thriller film
1973
Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?
1971 film by Curtis Harrington
1971
Dr. Phibes Rises Again
1972 film by Robert Fuest
1972
How to Steal a Million
1966 film by William Wyler
1966
The Beggar's Opera
1953 film by Peter Brook
1953
Cry of the Banshee
1970 film by Gordon Hessler
1970
The Day They Robbed the Bank of England
1960 film by John Guillermin
1960
Gone to Earth
1950 film by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
1950
Casanova & Co.
1977 film by Franz Antel
1977
Laughter in Paradise
1951 British comedy film
1951
The Inspector
1962 film by Philip Dunne
1962
The Hound of the Baskervilles
1978 film by Paul Morrissey
1978
Legend of the Werewolf
1975 film by Freddie Francis
1975
The Last Remake of Beau Geste
1977 film by Marty Feldman
1977
The Sleeping Tiger
1954 film by Joseph Losey
1954
Wuthering Heights
1970 film by Robert Fuest
1970
A Run for Your Money
1949 film by Charles Frend
1949
Lucky Jim
1957 film by John Boulting, Roy Boulting
1957
The Million Pound Note
1954 film by Ronald Neame
1954
Take Me High
1973
The Counterfeit Traitor
1962 film by George Seaton
1962
The Bargee
1964 film by Duncan Wood
1964
The Fixer
1968 film by John Frankenheimer
1968
The Story on Page One
1959 film by Clifford Odets
1960
Doctor Morelle
1949 film by Godfrey Grayson
1949
Term of Trial
1962 film by Peter Glenville
1962
Start the Revolution Without Me
1970 film by Bud Yorkin
1970
What?
1972 film by Roman Polanski
1972
Passage Home
1955 film by Roy Ward Baker
1955
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
1979 film by Ralph Thomas
1979
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad
1967 film by Richard Quine
1967
The Passover Plot
1976 film by Michael Campus
1976
The Sailor from Gibraltar
1967 film by Tony Richardson
1967
The Visitor
1974 film by Sergio Martino
1974
On My Way to the Crusades, I Met a Girl Who...
1967 film by Pasquale Festa Campanile
1967
Brown Eye, Evil Eye
1967