Date of Birth:
18 February 1899
Mervyn Johns played in 4 movies in the Fantasy, Drama, Romance, Music, Horror, Sci-Fi genres.
Mervyn Johns got succeed with average imdb rating 6.7.
Appeared with daughter Glynis Johns in The Sundowners (1960).
Father of actress Glynis Johns, who appeared with him in The Halfway House (1944).
Stocky, benevolent-looking Welsh character who became an unexpected star of British movies during WWII, then moved quickly into post-war supports, with one of his fondly-remembered parts being that of the cowering Bob Cratchit to Alastair Sim's cold-hearted Ebenezer Scrooge in the definitive film version of A Christmas Carol (1951).
First wife, Alyce Steele (c. 1920 - 1971), was an Australian concert pianist. Another source gives the spelling of her name as Alys Maude Steel-Payne.
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