Date of Birth:
8 January 1920
Douglas Wilmer played in 7 movies in the Action, Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Music, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Comedy, Musical, Romance genres.
Douglas Wilmer got succeed with average imdb rating 5.8.
Educated at Stonyhurst College and trained at RADA.Best known in film for his portrayals of Nayland Smith in the "Fu Manchu" series of the 1960s.First appearance as Sherlock Holmes was in the 1964 BBC production of "The Speckled Band" with 'Nigel Stock (I)' (qv) as his Dr. Watson counterpart. In 1973 he played Professor Van Dusen in "The Rival of Sherlock Holmes" on the BBC.Enjoyed a revival in the Sherlock Holmes scene recording a series of the stories on audio cassette and has appeared as a gu... Read more