Bernard Lee



Place of birth:

Brentford, London, England, UK:


John Bernard "Bernard" Lee (10 January 1908 – 16 January 1981) was an English actor, best known for his role as M in the first eleven James Bond films. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bernard Lee, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

Dangerous Davies (1981)
as Sergeant Ben
Moonraker (1979)
as M
Beauty and the Beast (1979)
as Edward Beaumont
A Christmas Carol (1977)
as Ghost of Christmas Present
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
as M
Murrain (1975)
as Beeley
The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
as M
Percy's Progress (1974)
as Barraclough
Live and Let Die (1973)
as M
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
as M
Dulcima (1971)
as Mr Gaskain
The Raging Moon (1971)
as Uncle Bob
Danger Point (1971)
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
as M
Crossplot (1969)
as Chilmore
You Only Live Twice (1967)
as M
OK Connery (1967)
as Commander Cunningham
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
as Patmore
Thunderball (1965)
as M
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)
as Hopkins (segment "Creeping Vine")
Goldfinger (1964)
as M
Who Was Maddox (1964)
Saturday Night Out (1964)
as George Hudson
Ring of Spies (1964)
as Henry Houghton
From Russia with Love (1963)
as M
A Place to Go (1963)
as Matt Flint
The L-Shaped Room (1962)
as Charlie
Dr. No (1962)
as M
The Brain (1962)
as Dr. Frank Shears
The Share Out (1962)
Clue of the Silver Key (1961)
Whistle Down the Wind (1961)
as Bostock
The Secret Partner (1961)
as D.S. Frank Hanbury
Fury at Smugglers' Bay (1961)
as Black John
Clue of the Twisted Candle (1960)
Cone of Silence (1960)
as Capt. George Gort
The Angry Silence (1960)
as Bert Connolly
Sink the Bismarck! (1960)
as Firing Officer (uncredited)
Kidnapped (1960)
as Captain Hoseason
Beyond This Place (1959)
as Patrick Mathry
Danger Within (1959)
as Lieutenant Colonel Huxley
Nowhere to Go (1958)
as Victor Sloane, alias Lee Henderson
The Man Upstairs (1958)
as Inspector Thompson
The Key (1958)
as Cmdr. Wadlow
Dunkirk (1958)
as Charles Foreman
High Flight (1957)
as Flight Sergeant Harris
Across the Bridge (1957)
as Chief Inspector Hadden
Fire Down Below (1957)
as Doctor Sam
The Spanish Gardener (1956)
as Leighton Bailey
The Battle of the River Plate (1956)
as Captain Dove, M.S. Africa Shell
The Purple Plain (1954)
as Dr. Harris
Seagulls Over Sorrento (1954)
as Lofty Turner
Father Brown (1954)
as Inspector Valentine
Beat the Devil (1953)
as Insp. Jack Clayton
Sailor of the King (1953)
as Petty Officer 'Stokes' Wheatley
The Yellow Balloon (1953)
as Constable Chapman
Gift Horse (1952)
as A.S. 'Stripey' Wood
Mr. Denning Drives North (1951)
as Inspector Dodds
Calling Bulldog Drummond (1951)
as Col. Webson
Appointment with Venus (1951)
as Brigadier
The Adventurers (1951)
as O'Connell
Odette (1950)
as Jack
Cage of Gold (1950)
as Inspector Grey
Last Holiday (1950)
as Inspector Wilton
Morning Departure (1950)
as Cmdr. Gates
The Blue Lamp (1950)
as Inspector Cherry
The Third Man (1949)
as Sergeant Paine
Elizabeth of Ladymead (1948)
as John Beresford in 1903
Quartet (1948)
as Ned Preston, a Prison Visitor
The Fallen Idol (1948)
as Detective Hart
The Adventures of Dusty Bates (1947)
as Captain Ford
Once a Crook (1941)
as Duke
Spare a Copper (1940)
as Jake
Let George Do It! (1940)
as Oscar
The Frozen Limits (1939)
as Bill McGrew
Murder in Soho (1939)
as Roy Barnes
The Terror (1938)
as Ferry Fane
Rhodes of Africa (1936)
as Cartwright

TV Series Credits

Father Brown (1974)
Vienna 1900 (1973)
Warship (1973)
The Persuaders! (1971)
Journey to the Unknown (1968)
as Ben Loker
The Champions (1968)
The Jazz Age (1968)
Man in a Suitcase (1967)
King of the River (1966)
Play of the Month (1965)
Danger Man (1960)
Edgar Wallace Mysteries (1959)
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)