Short Info

DiedJuly 15, 2015, Los Angeles, California, United States
FactHe worked with his elder brother Wolfe Morris in The Sweeney: Stoppo Driver (1975) and The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975).


Aubrey Morris was born on July 1, 1926 in London, England. Her parents were Jack and Sylvia Morris. She had two sisters, Sheila and Barbara. Aubrey was educated at the prestigious St Paul’s Girls’ School in London. She began her career as a stage actress, appearing in several West End productions.

She made her film debut in the 1948 film “The Fallen Idol”. Morris appeared in a number of British films in the 1950s and 1960s. She is best known for her role as the gypsy woman in the 1971 film “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory”. Morris also appeared in the television series “Doctor Who” and “The Avengers”.

She retired from acting in the early 1980s. Morris died on August 15, 2018 at the age of 92.

General Info

Full NameAubrey Morris
DiedJuly 15, 2015, Los Angeles, California, United States
ProfessionActor
NationalityBritish

Family

ParentsBecky Morris, Morry Morris
SiblingsWolfe Morris, Sonia Morris, Julia Morris

Accomplishments

MoviesA Clockwork Orange, Lifeforce, Bordello of Blood, My Girl 2, Blood from the Mummy's Tomb, The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother, Bram Stoker's Legend of the Mummy, The Rachel Papers, Visioneers, Up the Junction, Night Caller from Outer Space, Red Roses and Petrol, Go for a Take
TV ShowsJamie, City Beneath the Sea, Flower of Evil

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Facts

#Fact
1His professional debut was in "The Winter's Tale", in the junior role of Clown, at the Regent's Park theater in May 1944. His West End debut was in "Fly Away Peter", a family comedy at the King's theater, Hammersmith, in May 1947.
2He attended Portsmouth Municipal College, and regularly took part in the Portsmouth Guildhall annual festival of music and drama. He won a scholarship to study at Rada in London.
3He had eight siblings. Two of his sisters became professional dancers, and a brother became a character actor.
4He and his elder brother Wolfe Morris both appeared in Hammer films: Wolfe in The Abominable Snowman (1957), The Camp on Blood Island (1958), Further Up the Creek (1958), I Only Arsked! (1958) and Yesterday's Enemy (1959) and Aubrey in Blood from the Mummy's Tomb (1971).
5He worked with his elder brother Wolfe Morris in The Sweeney: Stoppo Driver (1975) and The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975).
6Has appeared in four different productions with Patrick McGoohan: The Quare Fellow (1962), Secret Agent (1964), The Prisoner (1967) and Columbo: Ashes to Ashes (1998).

Pictures

Movies

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia2015TV SeriesAlbert Zimmerman
Necessary Evil2008Priest
Visioneers2008Old Man Jeffers
Deadwood2006TV SeriesChesterton
Red Roses and Petrol2003Father Morton
Knee High P.I.2003TV MovieWorthington
Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature2001TV MovieMr. Woolrich
The Others2000TV Series
Columbo1998TV SeriesFred
Legend of the Mummy1998Doctor Winchester
Boy Meets World1998TV SeriesProfessor Cookmand
Pearl1996TV SeriesProfessor Lockwood
Bordello of Blood1996McCutcheon
Babylon 51996TV SeriesDuncan
The White Gorilla1995ShortBlind man
Project Shadowchaser III1995VideoProfessor
My Girl 21994Alfred Beidermeyer
Tarzán1992TV SeriesEdmund Hampton
Lovejoy1991TV SeriesMarcel Jaworski
A Mom for Christmas1990TV MovieNicholas
Tales from the Crypt1990TV SeriesFreddy
Alien Nation1990TV SeriesAuctioneer
Murder, She Wrote1986-1989TV SeriesMr. Bellows / Forbes
The Rachel Papers1989Sir Herbert
War and Remembrance1988TV Mini-SeriesFather Martin
Beauty and the Beast1987TV SeriesSean
Sledge Hammer!1987TV SeriesJerry Begg
Outlaws1987TV Series
The Return of the Antelope1986TV SeriesCourtney Ellesmere
Hot Metal1986TV SeriesKubelsky / Nikita Kruschev / Old Man
Lifeforce1985Sir Percy Heseltine
Wallenberg: A Hero's Story1985TV MovieCol. Ferencz Szalasi
Chance in a Million1984TV SeriesMr. Beck
Oxford Blues1984Doctor Quentin Boggs
The Zany Adventures of Robin Hood1984TV MovieArchbishop
Reilly: Ace of Spies1983TV Mini-SeriesMendrovovich
Play for Today1982TV SeriesHeadmaster
Metal Mickey1981TV SeriesProfessor
The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy1981TV SeriesCaptain
BBC2 Playhouse1980TV SeriesTom Owen
Suez 19561979TV MovieNikita Khrushchev
S.O.S. Titanic1979TV MovieSteward: John Hart
Touch and Go1978TV Mini-SeriesWilly
Return of the Saint1978TV SeriesGarton
Disraeli: Portrait of a Romantic1978TV Mini-SeriesIsaac D'Israeli
Ripping Yarns1977TV SeriesGrosvenor
Rooms1977TV SeriesMr. Fairlie
The Galton & Simpson Playhouse1977TV SeriesNervous English passenger
A Lustful Lady1977ShortShipwrecked Man
The Squirrels1976TV SeriesKing
Operation Patch1976TV SeriesMatthew Snell
The Molly Wopsies1976TV SeriesPC Berry
Once Upon a Classic1976TV SeriesSoapy
The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother1975Coach Driver
Space: 19991975TV SeriesPetros High Priest
Lisztomania1975Manager
Shades of Greene1975TV SeriesHopkinson
Not on Your Nellie1975TV SeriesHubert Winthrop
Love and Death1975Soldier 4
The Fight Against Slavery1975TV Mini-SeriesCaptain Crowe
The Sweeney1975TV SeriesThe Card Player
Crown Court1975TV SeriesArthur Pugh
Man About the House1974Lecturer
Whodunnit?1973-1974TV SeriesPhillip Weist / Howard Marshall
Funny Ha-Ha1974TV SeriesPC Berry
The Wicker Man1973Old Gardener / Gravedigger
Bowler1973TV SeriesProfessor Franklin
Late Night Theatre1973TV SeriesErnest Goostry
The Fenn Street Gang1973TV SeriesMr. Rumbold
Harriet's Back in Town1973TV SeriesCourt usher
Double Take1972Director
Stage 21972TV SeriesIngrid's father / King of the Trolls
Alcock and Gander1972TV SeriesMullins
On the Buses1972TV SeriesMarriage Counsellor
A Clockwork Orange1971Deltoid
Blood from the Mummy's Tomb1971Doctor Putnum
Jamie1971TV SeriesMr. Zed
The Liver Birds1971TV SeriesMr. Simms
Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width1971TV SeriesMr. Parkinson
From a Bird's Eye View1970TV SeriesHotel Proprietor
The Best Things in Life1970TV SeriesMinelli
Catweazle1970TV SeriesLeslie Milton
Charley's Grants1970TV SeriesAngus Black
Detective1964-1969TV SeriesAlfred Knottage / John Rose
ITV Sunday Night Theatre1969TV SeriesGeorge
Girls About Town1969TV SeriesMr. Fosdyke
The Main Chance1969TV SeriesElbert Cheever
W. Somerset Maugham1969TV SeriesOscar Charles
If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium1969Harry Dix
The Prior Commitment1969TV Mini-SeriesSpinner
Journey to the Unknown1969TV SeriesFrederick Shea
The Champions1968TV SeriesVan Velden
Cold Comfort Farm1968TV Mini-SeriesMr. Mybug
Theatre 6251968TV SeriesHendon
Up the Junction1968Creely
The Prisoner1967TV SeriesTown Crier / Roman Emperor
Man in a Suitcase1967TV SeriesKenneth
The Magnificent Two1967News Announcer (uncredited)
Write a Play1967TV Series
Mr. Aitch1967TV Series
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle1967TV SeriesMr. Purvis
Mystery and Imagination1966TV SeriesWillibald / Waiter
The Corridor People1966TV SeriesRobag
Cooperama1966TV Series
The Sandwich Man1966Cedric
Pardon the Expression1966TV SeriesMr. Blenkinsop
Softly Softly1966TV SeriesWintle
Secret Agent1964-1966TV SeriesTamasio / Fortunato Santos / Harris
The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery1966Hutch
Blood Beast from Outer Space1965Thorburn
The Avengers1965TV SeriesQuince
R31965TV Series
Londoners1965TV SeriesBriginshaw
Drama 61-671963-1965TV SeriesSgt. Holmes / Vale / Arnold Gerson
The Worker1965TV SeriesWelfare Officer
Crane1965TV SeriesMustafa
Don't I Look Like a Lord's Son?1964TV MovieThe Actor
Six1964TV SeriesThe Actor
Thorndyke1964TV SeriesJulius Wicks
The Saint1964TV SeriesPebbles
Z Cars1963-1964TV SeriesJackie Williams / Harry Pye
The Villains1964TV SeriesTod
It's Dark Outside1964TV SeriesHarold Tulk
No Hiding Place1963TV SeriesJoey Beeble
The Sentimental Agent1963TV SeriesRattan
Espionage1963TV SeriesOlsen
Armchair Theatre1959-1963TV SeriesJoe, make-up man / Mossie / Pharmacy Model / ...
The Odd Man1963TV SeriesAmbrose Fleech
The Rag Trade1963TV Series
City Beneath the Sea1962TV SeriesProfessor Ziebrecken / Professor Ludwig Ziebrecken
The Sword in the Web1962TV SeriesHedges
Not at All1962TV MovieRon
The Quare Fellow1962Silvertop
Out of This World1962TV SeriesTyler
Suspense1962TV SeriesPhotographer #2
Oliver Twist1962TV Mini-SeriesBrittles
Flower of Evil1961TV Mini-SeriesOtto / Otto Schneider
The Herries Chronicle1960TV SeriesBenjamin
The Terrible Choice1960TV SeriesCovetousness
The Moonstone1959TV SeriesSeptimus Luker
Expresso Bongo1958TV MovieK. Arnold Katz
Ivanhoe1958TV SeriesRushkin
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1953TV SeriesMitka
Fly Away Peter1948TV MovieTed Hapgood

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cannon Fodder: The Making of Lifeforce2013Video documentaryHimself
Frost on Sunday1968TV SeriesHimself
Panorama1959TV Series documentaryHimself

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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