Peter Bull Net Worth

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Peter Bull was born on March 21, 1912 in London, England as Peter Cecil Bull. He was an actor, known for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), The African Queen (1951) and Doctor Dolittle (1967). He died on May 20, 1984 in London.
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Date Of BirthMarch 21, 1912, London, United Kingdom
DiedMay 20, 1984, London, United Kingdom
Place Of BirthLondon, England, UK
Height5' 7½" (1.72 m)
ProfessionActor, Soundtrack
ParentsLilian Hester Brandon, William Bull, 1st Baronet
SiblingsAnthony Bull, Stephen Bull, 2nd Baronet, George Bull, 3rd Baronet
Star SignAries
1Rich, commanding voice.
1[on working in television]: I loathe the whole thing, even if it has provided me with bread and margarine for so many years. It seems to me to have had a disastrous effect on mankind and I am quite deliberately planning to spend at least half my remaining years in areas where the goggle box has not yet gained a footing.
2The name is so important for an actor, a foremost part of one's image. I like my name . . . but as an actor, it has often been a detriment. I have been mistakenly billed as Peter Dull, and under my correctly spelled name I've been reviewed as having delivered a performance which was "pure Bull".
1Appeared in three films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Tom Jones (1963), Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) and Doctor Dolittle (1998). Of those, Tom Jones (1963) is a winner in the category.
2In the early 1930s, playing a tiny role in a play called "England Expects", Bull was startled, whilst changing in his dressing-room after the performance, by a stranger, who told him that his performance that night had been the worst he, the stranger, had ever seen. The stranger was Robert Morley; they became close friends immediately, a friendship which lasted until Bull's death over fifty years later.
3He claimed that the sentence most often addressed to him by strangers was, "I know the face, but...", which he said was the inevitable lot of a small-part actor in Britain. He eventually wrote an amusing autobiographical book using this unfinished sentence as its title.
4All his dialogue in "The African Queen" was in German, a language he could not speak; he was dubbed by Walter Rilla.
5He sold the film rights to his comic wartime memoir, "To Sea In A Sieve", to an American film company, and was amused when they suggested that he might be played on-screen, not by himself, but by his friend (and wartime comrade-in-arms) Alec Guinness, who looked nothing like him.
6Noted for his vast and unique collection of teddy bears.
7Served with the Royal Navy during World War II, commanding an anti-aircraft vessel in the Mediterranean. He was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross in 1945.
8Heavyweight British character actor, a former journalist. First on stage in London in 1933, two years later on Broadway. Acted on screen in both straight and comedy parts.
9In the 60s he made a spoken word recording for Minerva Records in which he read extracts from his Teddy Bear book, "Bear With Me".
10Son of Sir William Bull, MP for South Hammersmith for 30 years
11Author of several humourous books, mostly autobiographical, but also including the standard text on the subject of teddy bears.


Yellowbeard1983Queen Anne
Dead on Time1983ShortOld Man in Waiting Room
The Magic Shop1982Short
The Tempest1979Alonso, the King of Naples
The Light Princess1978TV MovieFat Frog (voice)
Rosie Dixon - Night Nurse1978August Visitor
The Brute1977Housemaster
Joseph Andrews1977Sir Thomas Booby
Great Expectations1974TV MovieWemmick
Girl Stroke Boy1973Peter Hovendon
Jack Paar Tonite1973TV Series
Lady Caroline Lamb1972Minister
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland1972Duchess
Up the Front1972General Von Kobler
The Executioner1970Butterfield
Lock Up Your Daughters!1969Bull
Doctor Dolittle1967General Bellowes
The 2nd Best Secret Agent in the Whole Wide World1965Masterman
You Must Be Joking!1965Ferocious Man in Library
Six Shades of Black1965TV SeriesMokhtar
The Intelligence Men1965Philippe
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb1964Russian Ambassador Alexi de Sadesky
The Old Dark House1963Caspar Femm / Jasper Femm
Tom Jones1963Thwackum
BBC Sunday-Night Play1962TV Mini-SeriesHenry Field
The Girl on the Boat1962Blacksmith
Follow That Man1961Gustav
If the Crown Fits1961TV SeriesMaj. Domus
Goodbye Again1961Client
Call Me Genius1961Manager of Art Gallery, Paris
Rendezvous1960TV SeriesWalter
The 3 Worlds of Gulliver1960Lord Bermogg
ITV Play of the Week1960TV SeriesDemokos
An Arabian Night1960TV MovieKutayt
International Detective1960TV SeriesBaldo Falcone
Ask for King Billy1959TV SeriesMan in Black
Tales of the Vikings1959TV SeriesHaldar
Armchair Theatre1959TV SeriesMr. Creakle
The Scapegoat1959Aristide
The Eustace Diamonds1959TV SeriesThe Dean
Boyd Q.C.1959TV SeriesMorley
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950-1958TV SeriesSmith / Sid Rolands / Circus Director / ...
Tom Thumb1958Town Crier
The Horse's Mouth1958Man in Taxi (uncredited)
The Lost King1958TV SeriesBaron Von Ense
Dixon of Dock Green1958TV SeriesArthur Coburn
Dial 9991958TV SeriesBlowey
Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens1958TV SeriesMr. Creakle
The Silver Sword1957TV SeriesBurgomaster
Change of Air1957TV ShortMaxie Bull
The Adventures of Peter Simple1957TV SeriesPeter's father
Aggie1956TV SeriesPierre
The Green Man1956General Niva
Who Done It?1956Scientist
The Gordon Honour1955-1956TV SeriesChief Sitting Bull / Mynheer Strubelstrasse
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland1956TV MovieDuchess
Lilli Palmer Theatre1955TV SeriesJasper
Rheingold Theatre1955TV SeriesGeneral Tuishnov
Miss Patterson1955TV MovieKubik
Footsteps in the Fog1955Brasher
The Queen Came By1955TV MovieGeorge Frisby, in Management
Beau Brummell1954Mr. Fox
Saadia1953Village potentate
Your Favorite Story1953TV Series
Malta Story1953Flying Officer (uncredited)
The Honours of Scotland1953TV MovieHRH the Prince of Wales, later King George IV
The Captain's Paradise1953Kalikan firing-squad officer
Strictly Personal1953TV SeriesThe Rev. P. Pinsent
The Pickwick Papers1952-1953TV SeriesMr. Tony Weller
Strange Stories1953Captain Breen
The Second Mrs. Tanqueray1952Misquith
Brighthaven Express1952Lorne
The African Queen1951Captain of Louisa
A Christmas Carol1951First Businessman / Narrator
The Six Men1951Walkeley
The Lavender Hill Mob1951Joe the Gab (uncredited)
The Smart Aleck1951Prosecuting Counsel
Lucky Nick Cain1951Hans
Assassin for Hire1950TV MovieCatesby
Such Is Life1950TV Series
The Inheritance1950
The Lost People1949Wolf
Alice in Wonderland1949Puppet Character (voice)
Cardboard Cavalier1949Mosspot
Look Before You Love1948Ship Passenger (uncredited)
Woman Hater1948Mr. Fletcher
Saraband1948Prince George Louis
Oliver Twist1948Landlord of 'Three Cripples'
Six Gentlemen in a Row1947TV ShortSecond Gentleman
The Man Who Was Thursday1947TV MoviePresident (Sunday)
I Became a Criminal1947Fidgity Phil
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus1947TV MovieCovetousness / Horse-Courser
The Turners of Prospect Road1947J.G. Clarkson
The Grand Escapade1947Jennings
Quiet Wedding1941Tenor (uncredited)
Blackout1940Third Brother Grimm
Suicide Legion1940Turk Outside Café (uncredited)
Dead Man's Shoes1940Defense Counsel
Inspector Hornleigh on Holiday1939Radio Ham Operator (uncredited)
Young Man's Fancy1939French Soldier (uncredited)
The Ware Case1938Eustace Ede
Marie Antoinette1938Gamin (uncredited)
Second Best Bed1938Tennis match spectator (uncredited)
The Jar1937TV Movie
Non-Stop New York1937Spurgeon
The Tudor Touch1937TV ShortHenry VIII
Knight Without Armor1937Commissar (uncredited)
Sabotage1936Michaelis - Conspirator (uncredited)
As You Like It1936William
The Beloved Vagabond1936Artist in bar (uncredited)
The Secret Voice1936Minor Role (uncredited)


Alice's Adventures in Wonderland1972performer: "The Duchess' Lullaby", "The Moral Song"


Group Madness1983DocumentaryHimself
This Is Your Life1980TV Series documentaryHimself
Blankety Blank1979TV SeriesHimself
ABC Late Night1973TV Series
Collector's World1970TV SeriesHimself - Actor / Teddy Bear Collector
Once More with Felix1967TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1963-1967TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Eamonn Andrews Show1966TV SeriesHimself
Late Show London1966TV SeriesHimself
The Merv Griffin Show1965TV SeriesHimself
Summerhouse1960TV SeriesHimself
Laugh Line1960TV SeriesHimself
Tele-Ho!1937TV ShortHimself - Actor

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Movies That Shook the World2005TV Series documentaryRussian Ambassador Alexi de Sadesky
Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter1982TV Movie documentaryActor - 'Dr. Strangelove' (uncredited)

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