David Mervyn Johns was a Welsh film and television character actor who became a star of British films during World War II. In the postwar era, he worked frequently at Ealing Studios.
|Born:||David Mervyn Johns, Feb 18, 1899, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales|
|Died:||Sept 6, 1992, Northwood, London, England|
|IMDb:||Mervyn Johns’s IMDb|
About Mervyn Johns
Welsh actor who starred in Dead of Night in 1945 and Scrooge in 1951. In 1954, he played Friar Laurence in Romeo and Juliet.
He studied as a medical student at London Hospital and joined the Royal Flying Corps during World War II.
He played Walter Craig in the 1945 film, Dead of Night.
He was married twice and had a daughter, Glynis, who became an actress. His grandson is actor Gareth Forwood.
He is the father of actress Glynis Johns.
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- 20th-century Welsh male actors
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- Welsh male television actors
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