Date of Birth:
8 January 1908
William Hartnell played in 8 movies in the War, Drama, Music, Crime, Thriller, Film-Noir, Romance, History, Comedy, Sport genres.
William Hartnell got succeed with average imdb rating 7.2.
Always claimed he was born in Seaton, Devon, England, but he was actually born in St. Pancras, London, England.
Grandfather of actress Jessica Carney.
At one time he shared the same agent as Nicholas Courtney, who later became a regular in "Doctor Who" (1963) as Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart.
He was invalided out of the Royal Armoured Corps of the British Army during the Second World War, after suffering a nervous breakdown.
He was the only child of an unmarried mother Lucy Hartnell, who was seventeen years old at the time of his birth. He was raised primarily by her elder sister Bessie.
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