John Laurie

Mar 25, 1897


Bantam-weight Scotsman John Laurie abandoned a career in architecture when he first stepped on stage in 1921. Laurie spent most of the next five decades playing surly, snappish types: the taciturn farmer who betrays fugitive Robert Donat in Hitchcock's The 39 Steps (1935), the repugnant Blind Pew in Disney's Treasure Island (1950) et. al. A friend and… More


John Laurie Videos

The 39 Steps
1 minutes 28 seconds
The 39 Steps
1 minutes 23 seconds
Dad's Army
1 minutes 3 seconds
The Abominable Dr Phibes
2 minutes 27 seconds
Richard III
1 minutes 31 seconds

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