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James Mason

James Mason was a great English actor of British and American films. He was born in Yorkshire, attended Marlborough and Cambridge, where he discovered acting on a lark and abandoned a planned career as an architect. Following work in stock companies, he joined the Old Vic under the guidance of Sir Tyrone Guthrie and of Alexander Korda, who gave ...

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May 15, 1909 In Huddersfield, Yorkshire [now in Kirklees, West Yorkshire], England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie A Dangerous Summer Rekindled
Latest Project:
Series ITV Sunday Night Drama 2016-03-06

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 10 nominations.

Known For
Poster of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Poster of North by Northwest
Poster of A Star Is Born
Poster of Lolita
Movie Warner Bros. 75th Anniversary: No Guts, No Glory Unknown 2017
Series The James Mason Show Host / ... 2017
Series ITV Sunday Night Drama Unknown 2016-03-06
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie Room 237 Unknown 2012-10-26
Movie Passion & Poetry: Sam Peckinpah's War Unknown 2011
Series The Many Faces of... Unknown 2010-12-19
Movie A Star Is Born: Special Features Unknown 2010
Movie Martin Scorsese on Age of Consent Unknown 2009
Movie A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers Unknown 2009
Movie Helen Mirren a Conversation with Cora Unknown 2009
Movie Down-Under with Ron and Valerie Taylor Unknown 2009
Movie Spisok korabley Unknown 2008
Movie George W. Bush Battles Jesus Christ Unknown 2008
Movie Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation! Unknown 2008
Movie The Age of Believing: The Disney Live Action Classics Unknown 2008-12-14
Movie A Dangerous Summer Rekindled Unknown 2006
Movie The Agatha Christie Code Unknown 2005
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2005
Movie The Fabulous Fox Unknown 2004
Movie Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years Unknown 2003-11-15
Movie The Making of '20000 Leagues Under the Sea' Unknown 2003
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Movie Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 Unknown 1999
Movie 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Unknown 1997
Movie A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Unknown 1995
Movie The Celluloid Heroes Unknown 1995
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie The Golden Gong Unknown 1985
Movie The Shooting Party Unknown 1985
Series A.D. Tiberius 1985-03-31
Movie The Assisi Underground Unknown 1985
Movie Dr. Fischer of Geneva Unknown 1984
Series TV's Funniest Game Show Moments Unknown 1984-05-10
Series George Washington Unknown 1984
Movie Yellowbeard Unknown 1983
Series Unknown Chaplin Unknown 1983
Movie Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Unknown 1983
Movie Group Madness Unknown 1983
Movie Alexandre Unknown 1983
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Huston Unknown 1983
Movie The 55th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1983-04-11
Movie Ivanhoe Unknown 1982
Movie A Dangerous Summer Unknown 1982
Movie Evil Under the Sun Unknown 1982
Movie Socrates Unknown 1982
Movie Night of 100 Stars Unknown 1982
Movie The Making of Agatha Christie's 'Evil Under the Sun' Unknown 1982
Movie The Making of 'The Verdict' Unknown 1982
Movie The Verdict Ed Concannon 1982-12-17
Series Cinéma cinémas Unknown 1982-01-01
Series The Search for Alexander the Great Unknown 1981
Series Les nouveaux rendez-vous Unknown 1981
Series Clapper Board Unknown 1980
Movie Making 'The Shining' Unknown 1980
Series Hollywood Himself - Narrator 1980-02-09
Movie Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-1972 Unknown 1980
Movie Ffolkes Unknown 1979
Movie The Royal Variety Performance 1979 Unknown 1979
Movie The Passage Unknown 1979
Movie Bloodline Unknown 1979
Movie Murder by Decree Unknown 1979-02-09
Movie Salem's Lot Richard K. Straker 1979-11-17
Series Gala de l'Unicef Unknown 1979
Movie The Boys from Brazil Unknown 1978
Movie Heaven Can Wait Mr. Jordan 1978-06-28
Movie The Water Babies Mr. Grimes / Voice of Killer Shark 1978-03-08
Series Stars on Sunday Unknown 1977
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Movie Cross of Iron Unknown 1977
Series Jesus of Nazareth Unknown 1977
Movie Homage to Chagall: The Colours of Love Unknown 1977
Series Origins of the Mafia Unknown 1976
Movie Hot Stuff Unknown 1976
Movie Voyage of the Damned Unknown 1976
Series La nuit des Césars Unknown 1976-04-01
Movie People of the Wind Unknown 1976
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Arena Unknown 1975-10-01
Movie The Left Hand of the Law Unknown 1975
Movie Inside Out Unknown 1975
Series Apropos Film Unknown 1975
Movie The Flower in His Mouth Unknown 1975
Movie Kidnap Syndicate Unknown 1975
Movie Mandingo Unknown 1975
Movie The Year of the Wildebeest Unknown 1975
Movie Autobiography of a Princess Unknown 1975
Series V.I.P.-Schaukel Unknown 1974
Movie The Destructors Unknown 1974
Movie 11 Harrowhouse Unknown 1974
Movie Great Expectations Unknown 1974
Movie Frankenstein: The True Story Unknown 1973
Movie The MacKintosh Man Unknown 1973
Series The World About Us Unknown 1973
Movie The Last of Sheila Unknown 1973
Movie John Keats: His Life and Death Unknown 1973
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie Child's Play Unknown 1972
Series Appointment with Destiny Unknown 1972
Series Collector's World Unknown 1972
Movie Home James Unknown 1972
Movie The Sea in Your Future Unknown 1971
Series The Search for the Nile Unknown 1971
Movie Bad Man's River Unknown 1971
Movie Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! Unknown 1971
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Movie Cold Sweat Unknown 1970
Movie The Yin and the Yang of Mr. Go Unknown 1970
Series The Virginia Graham Show Unknown 1970-06-08
Movie Spring and Port Wine Unknown 1970
Movie Age of Consent Unknown 1969
Series Della Unknown 1969
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Series The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Unknown 1969
Movie The London Nobody Knows Unknown 1969
Movie The Legend of Silent Night Unknown 1968
Movie Cop-Out John Sawyer 1968-01-01
Movie Mayerling Unknown 1968
Movie Duffy Unknown 1968
Movie Vienna: The Years Remembered Unknown 1968
Movie The Sea Gull Unknown 1968
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1968-03-04
Series ABC Stage 67 Unknown 1967
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Series The Eamonn Andrews Show Unknown 1967
Series NET Festival Unknown 1967-02-10
Series The Look of the Week Unknown 1966
Movie The Deadly Affair Charles Dobbs 1966-10-01
Movie The Blue Max Unknown 1966
Movie A Bob Hope Comedy Special Unknown 1966
Series Film Preview Unknown 1966
Movie Georgy Girl Unknown 1966
Movie Lord Jim Unknown 1965
Movie Genghis Khan Unknown 1965
Movie The Uninhibited Unknown 1965
Series Gala de l'union Unknown 1965
Movie Verifica incerta - Disperse Exclamatory Phase Unknown 1965
Movie The Fall of the Roman Empire Unknown 1964
Movie Rome in Madrid Unknown 1964
Movie Lena Unknown 1964
Movie The Pumpkin Eater Unknown 1964
Movie Torpedo Bay Unknown 1963
Series The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Unknown 1962-09-20
Movie Hero's Island Jacob Weber 1962-09-16
Series Stoney Burke Unknown 1962
Movie The River Nile Unknown 1962
Movie Escape from Zahrain Unknown 1962
Movie Tiara Tahiti Unknown 1962
Movie Lolita Unknown 1962
Series Golden Showcase Unknown 1962
Series Password All-Stars Unknown 1961-10-02
Movie The Marriage-Go-Round Unknown 1961
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1961
Series ITV Play of the Week Unknown 1961
Series Theatre '62 Unknown 1961
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1961
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-28
Series The DuPont Show with June Allyson Unknown 1960
Series Goodyear Theatre Unknown 1960
Series About Faces Unknown 1960
Movie John Brown's Raid Unknown 1960
Movie The Trials of Oscar Wilde Unknown 1960
Series Schlitz Playhouse Unknown 1959
Movie Journey to the Center of the Earth Unknown 1959
Movie North by Northwest Unknown 1959
Movie A Touch of Larceny Unknown 1959
Series Panic! Unknown 1958
Movie The Decks Ran Red Unknown 1958
Movie Cry Terror! Unknown 1958
Series Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre Unknown 1958
Series Telephone Time Unknown 1957
Movie Island in the Sun Unknown 1957
Movie Bigger Than Life Unknown 1956
Movie Forever, Darling Unknown 1956
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Series Playhouse 90 Unknown 1956-10-04
Series General Electric Summer Originals Unknown 1956
Series Person to Person Unknown 1955
Movie The Child Unknown 1954
Movie Prince Valiant Unknown 1954
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Movie 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Captain Nemo 1954-12-23
Series Omnibus Unknown 1954
Movie A Star Is Born Unknown 1954
Movie The Tell-Tale Heart Unknown 1953
Movie The Man Between Unknown 1953
Movie Julius Caesar Unknown 1953
Series All Star Revue Unknown 1953
Movie Charade Unknown 1953
Movie The Story of Three Loves Unknown 1953
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1953
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie The Desert Rats Unknown 1953
Series The Bob Hope Show Unknown 1952-10-12
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Movie The Prisoner of Zenda Unknown 1952
Movie Lady Possessed Unknown 1952
Movie 5 Fingers Unknown 1952
Movie Botany Bay Unknown 1952
Series The Frank Sinatra Show Unknown 1952
Series The Linkletter Show Unknown 1952-09-01
Movie Face to Face Unknown 1952
Movie The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel Unknown 1951
Movie Pandora and the Flying Dutchman Unknown 1951
Movie One Way Street Unknown 1950
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1950-02-02
Movie The Reckless Moment Unknown 1949
Movie East Side, West Side Unknown 1949
Movie Madame Bovary Unknown 1949
Movie Caught Unknown 1949
Movie The Upturned Glass Unknown 1947
Movie Odd Man Out Unknown 1947
Movie The Wicked Lady Unknown 1945
Movie The Seventh Veil Unknown 1945
Movie A Place of One's Own Unknown 1945
Movie They Were Sisters Unknown 1945
Movie Hotel Reserve Unknown 1944
Movie Man of Evil Unknown 1944
Movie Candlelight in Algeria Unknown 1944
Movie The Man in Grey Unknown 1943
Movie They Met in the Dark Unknown 1943
Movie The Bells Go Down Unknown 1943
Movie The Night Has Eyes Unknown 1942
Movie A.J. Cronin's Hatter's Castle Unknown 1942
Movie Secret Mission Unknown 1942
Movie Alibi Unknown 1942
Movie Thunder Rock Unknown 1942
Movie The Patient Vanishes Unknown 1941
Movie Square Pegs Unknown 1939
Movie L'avare Unknown 1939
Movie The Circle Unknown 1939
Movie Bees on the Boat-Deck Unknown 1939
Movie I Met a Murderer Unknown 1939
Movie The Moon in the Yellow River Unknown 1938
Movie Cyrano de Bergerac Unknown 1938
Movie The High Command Unknown 1937
Movie Fire Over England Unknown 1937
Movie Catch As Catch Can Unknown 1937
Movie The Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel Unknown 1937
Movie Secret of Stamboul Unknown 1936
Movie Blind Man's Bluff Unknown 1936
Movie The Mill on the Floss Unknown 1936
Movie Father and Son Unknown 1936
Movie Prison Breaker Unknown 1936
Movie Troubled Waters Unknown 1936
Movie Late Extra Unknown 1935