Alastair Sim

Alastair Sim

Scottish actor
Alastair George Bell Sim, CBE was a Scottish character actor who began his theatrical career at the age of thirty and quickly became established as a popular West End performer, remaining so until his death in 1976.Wikipedia
BornOctober 9, 1900
HometownEdinburgh, Scotland
Height6'0" (1.83m)
SpouseNaomi Sim (m 1932 - 1976)
ChildrenMerlith McKendrick
ParentsAlexander Sim , Isabella McIntyre
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Rogue Male
Rogue Male
1h 43min
1976
The Ruling Class
The Ruling Class
PG
2h 34min
1972
A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
1971
Left Right and Centre
Left Right and Centre
1h 35min
1961
School for Scoundrels
School for Scoundrels
1h 34min
1960
The Doctor's Dilemma
The Doctor's Dilemma
1h 39min
1958
The Green Man
The Green Man
1h 20min
1957
Escapade
Escapade
1h 27min
1957
Wee Geordie
Wee Geordie
1h 33min
1956
An Inspector Calls
An Inspector Calls
1h 20min
1954
The Belles of St. Trinian's
The Belles of St. Trinian's
1h 31min
1954
Folly to Be Wise
Folly to Be Wise
1h 31min
1953
Innocents in Paris
Innocents in Paris
1h 33min
1955
A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
1h 26min
1951
Laughter in Paradise
Laughter in Paradise
1h 33min
1951
The Happiest Days of Your Life
The Happiest Days of Your Life
1h 21min
1950
Dulcimer Street
Dulcimer Street
1h 50min
1948
Hue and Cry
Hue and Cry
1h 22min
1947
Green for Danger
Green for Danger
1h 31min
1947

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1953British Academy of Film & Television ArtsBritish ActorFolly to Be WiseNominated