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Peter Swanwick Net Worth

Peter Swanwick Net Worth is
$9 Million

Peter Swanwick Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Peter Swanwick (1912 – 14 November 1968) was a British actor best remembered as the "Supervisor" (sometimes called the Controller) in the 1967 TV series, The Prisoner. The image of the bald-headed actor intoning "Orange alert" is considered iconic of the series.Swanwick's film career began in 1951 with bit parts in films such as The African Queen, and he became a recognisable face on British TV during the mid-1960s when he guest starred in a number of popular shows, including The Avengers and Danger Man where he first worked with later Prisoner star and co-creator, Patrick McGoohan.According to several biographies Swanwick endured major health problems in the 1960s that resulted in him undergoing undisclosed operations that left him with a short time to live.Swanwick played the non-singing part of Herr Zeller in the original London stage production of The Sound Of Music.
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Date Of BirthSeptember 29, 1922
Died1968-11-14
Place Of BirthNottingham, England, UK
ProfessionActor
Star SignLibra
#Fact
1Steely-eyed, balding, bespectacled British character actor, best known as 'the supervisor', perpetually announcing 'orange alerts' in eight instalments of The Prisoner (1967). Swanwick started out as a stagehand at the Nottingham Playhouse after World War II, then acted for two years in repertory with the Argosy Players in Mansfield. In 1950, he moved to London and obtained several small parts in films, often as Germans. In much of his later life was he was dogged by health problems.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike1964TV SeriesJocelyn Waterberry
The Gentle Terror19631st Auditor
Mystery Submarine1963Lt. Lyncker
The Cheaters1962TV SeriesDoctor
Stryker of the Yard1961-1962TV Series
Fate Takes a Hand1961Preeny
Invasion Quartet1961Gun Commander
The Devil's Daffodil1961Polizist (uncredited)
Signpost1961TV Series documentaryCommentary reader / Joe Burrell
One Step Beyond1961TV SeriesLandlord
Double Bunk1961Freighter Pilot
Stress Point1961TV MovieHarry Hoffmeyer
The Trunk1961Nicholas Steiner
The Pursuers1961TV SeriesSammy
Knight Errant Limited1960TV SeriesSchmidt
Danger Man1960TV SeriesJoe
Our House1960TV Series
The Herries Chronicle1960TV SeriesCaptain Bann
Saturday Playhouse1960TV SeriesDr. Bradley
Circus of Horrors1960German Police Inspector Knopf
Francis Storm Investigates1960TV Series
Song in a Strange Land1960TV MovieDrunken Defendant
International Detective1960TV SeriesDr. Dhomokos
The Desperate Man1959Hoad
Educating Archie1959TV Series
Life in Danger1959Dr. Nichols
Charlesworth1959TV SeriesWaring
William Tell1959TV SeriesHofer
Operation Amsterdam1959Peter
The Flying Doctor1959TV SeriesBarney Wallace
Armchair Theatre1958TV SeriesStone
The Two-Headed Spy1958Gen. Toppe
ITV Television Playhouse1958TV SeriesMortimer / The Mayor
The New Adventures of Charlie Chan1958TV SeriesConrad Beck
White Hunter1958TV SeriesEzra McGivney
Big Guns1958TV SeriesBerlotti
Death Over My Shoulder1958Nick Dayton
O.S.S.1957TV SeriesHendrick
The Big Chance1957Passport Official
ITV Play of the Week1957TV SeriesRosetti
Kill Me Tomorrow1957Harrison (as Peter Swanick)
Murder Reported1957Hatter
You Pay Your Money1957Hall Porter
Night Ambush1957German Officer with Gen. Brauer (uncredited)
Assignment Foreign Legion1956TV SeriesColonel
The Errol Flynn Theatre1956TV SeriesCaptain / Male Passenger
Million Dollar Manhunt1956Mons. Paul Bonnet
Who Goes Home?1956TV MovieHendryk Curtis
Passport to Treason1956Cafe Proprietor
Bond of Fear1956Travelling Salesman
The March Hare1956Nils Svenson
Act of Violence1956TV MovieGeneral Zuglin
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1953-1956TV SeriesDr. Fritti / Herman Lefkowitz
Windfall1955uncredited
Patrol Car1955TV SeriesMr. Porter
The Love Match1955Mr. Hall
The Colditz Story1955Lutyens (as Peter Swannick)
The Delavine Affair1955Meyerling (as Peter Swannick)
The Black Rider1954Holiday-maker
Rheingold Theatre1953-1954TV SeriesOtto / Innkeeper
Betrayed1954Fat Major (uncredited)
The Grove Family1954TV SeriesMr. Freebooter
Conflict of Wings1954Sergeant, Working Party
Devil on Horseback1954Mr. Parfitt
Day for Happiness1954TV MovieCarlo (as Peter Swannick)
Stryker of the Yard1953
Break to Freedom1953Obergefreiter
Paratrooper1953Minor Role (uncredited)
Both Sides of the Law1953Mr. Propert (uncredited)
Shadow and Substance1953TV MovieMartin Mullahone
Mr. Dooley, Jnr.1953TV MovieJake
The Slasher1953Mr. Wimbush (uncredited)
Scotland Yard Inspector1952Smithers
Evidence for Hire1952Charley Pott
No Haunt for a Gentleman1952Brother Ravioli
Time, Gentlemen, Please!1952Jeremiah Higgins
The Hundred Hour Hunt1952Police Sergeant
Private Information1952Minor Role (uncredited)
The Venus of Bainville1952TV MovieFremont
Brighthaven Express1952Night Porter (uncredited)
Jungle Treasure1951Mr. Benson
The African Queen1951First Officer of Shona
The Madame Gambles1951Bradford businessman (uncredited)
Lilli Marlene1950Chief Interrogator
The Looking Glass War1970Finnish Policeman
Out of the Unknown1969TV SeriesReilly
The Avengers1968TV SeriesOppenheimer
Thirty-Minute Theatre1968TV SeriesMurz
Softly Softly1967-1968TV SeriesJudge Kristmann
Detective1968TV SeriesJudge Austrebert
The Expert1968TV SeriesChemist
The Devil Rides Out1968Satanist (uncredited)
Virgin of the Secret Service1968TV SeriesKlaus Striebeck
Man in a Suitcase1968TV SeriesButler
The Prisoner1967-1968TV SeriesSupervisor The Supervisor
Verräter1967TV Mini-Series
Vendetta1967TV SeriesCoroner
Secrets of a Windmill Girl1966Len Mason
Secret Agent1966TV SeriesJoe
Zero One1965TV SeriesAppleby
Six1964TV SeriesScotty
The Chase1964TV MovieScotty

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Discovery of Television1966TV Movie documentaryActor (voice)

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Prisoner Video Companion1990Video documentary
Kraft Mystery Theater1961TV SeriesHoad

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