James Beck (I) (1929–1973)

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Dad's Army (1968-1973) | Dad's Army (1971) | A Couple of Beauties (1971)
NICKNAME  
Jimmy
BORN 
Feb 21, 1929 (died Aug 6, 1973)
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (58 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Dad's ArmyDad's Army (TV Series) Pte. Joe Walker ( 60 episodes, 1968–1973 )  Less 1968–1973 60
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  • Primary photo for Romany JonesRomany Jones (TV Series) Bert Jones ( 14 episodes, 1972–1973 )  Less 1972–1973 14
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  • Primary photo for A Christmas Night with the StarsA Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) Private Walker - Dad's Army segment / Private Joe Walker - Dad's Army segment / Private Joe Walker ( 4 episodes, 1968–1972 )  Less 1968–1972 4
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  • Primary photo for My Wife Next DoorMy Wife Next Door (TV Series) Mr. Fielding ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for ScoopScoop (TV Series) Corker ( 3 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972 3
  • Primary photo for Comedy PlayhouseComedy Playhouse (TV Series) Johnny / Policeman / Sydney - Bus Conductor ( 3 episodes, 1963–1972 )  Less 1963–1972 3
  • Primary photo for The Fenn Street GangThe Fenn Street Gang (TV Series) Auctioneer ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Trouble with LilianThe Trouble with Lilian (TV Series) Man ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The Morecambe & Wise ShowThe Morecambe & Wise Show (TV Series) Captain Bligh's Crewman ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
    • Episode #5.2 (Apr 22, 1971) Captain Bligh's Crewman  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dick Emery ShowThe Dick Emery Show (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for JackanoryJackanory (TV Series) Storyteller ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The TroubleshootersThe Troubleshooters (TV Series) Jack Robbins / Dave Sandy / Alan Boyd ( 3 episodes, 1965–1970 )  Less 1965–1970 3
  • Primary photo for A Family at WarA Family at War (TV Series) Bob O'Connell ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Doctor in the HouseDoctor in the House (TV Series) Mr. Wale ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for CounterstrikeCounterstrike (TV Series) Gold ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Two in CloverTwo in Clover (TV Series) Dr. Molineux ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Sherlock HolmesSherlock Holmes (TV Series) James Ryder ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Harry WorthHarry Worth (TV Series) Flight Lieutenant Conner / Smithers ( 2 episodes, 1966–1968 )  Less 1966–1968 2
  • Primary photo for Never a Cross WordNever a Cross Word (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) Police Sergeant ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for DetectiveDetective (TV Series) Bathwick ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Champion HouseChampion House (TV Series) Frank Knight ( 2 episodes, 1967–1968 )  Less 1967–1968 2
  • Primary photo for Not in Front of the ChildrenNot in Front of the Children (TV Series) House Agent ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Public EyePublic Eye (TV Series) Tom Vowden / Marty Cornwell ( 2 episodes, 1966–1968 )  Less 1966–1968 2
  • Primary photo for Hugh and I SpyHugh and I Spy (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Softly SoftlySoftly Softly (TV Series) Chief Supt. Colson ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Dixon of Dock GreenDixon of Dock Green (TV Series) Gordon / Tommy Preston / Jim Carter / Don / Bert Mason / Geoff Bastin ( 6 episodes, 1961–1967 )  Less 1961–1967 6
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  • Primary photo for City '68City '68 (TV Series) Dave Cook ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for TrappedTrapped (TV Series) Deputy ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The GamblersThe Gamblers (TV Series) Stewart ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Secret AgentThe Secret Agent (TV Movie) The Carter  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Coronation StreetCoronation Street (TV Series) Sergeant Bowdon / Police Sergeant / Sergeant Bowden ( 6 episodes, 1964–1967 )  Less 1964–1967 6
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  • Primary photo for Beggar My NeighbourBeggar My Neighbour (TV Series) Policeman ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Theatre 625Theatre 625 (TV Series) Graves ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for BlackmailBlackmail (TV Series) Eamonn Donovan ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Foreign AffairsForeign Affairs (TV Series) Burke / Waiter ( 2 episodes, 1966 )  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for Quick Before They Catch UsQuick Before They Catch Us (TV Series) Policeman ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for All Gas and GaitersAll Gas and Gaiters (TV Series) Policeman ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Mild and BitterMild and Bitter (TV Series) Various Roles ( 2 episodes, 1966 )  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for Gideon's WayGideon's Way (TV Series) Inspector Smith ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
    • A Perfect Crime (Mar 6, 1966) Inspector Smith (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Here's HarryHere's Harry (TV Series) Actor ( 2 episodes, 1964–1965 )  Less 1964–1965 2
  • Primary photo for A World of ComedyA World of Comedy (TV Mini-series) Chief Laboratory Manager / Voice only - role unknown ( 2 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965 2
    • Sanop 409 (Sep 10, 1965) Chief Laboratory Manager  Less
    • The Enormous Ear (Jul 30, 1965) Voice only - role unknown  Less
  • Primary photo for Our Man at St. Mark'sOur Man at St. Mark's (TV Series) PC. Bailey ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for You and the WorldYou and the World (TV Series) Dad ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Hit and RunHit and Run (TV Series) Det. Sgt. Reece ( 4 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965 4
    • Trial (Feb 8, 1965) Det. Sgt. Reece  Less
    • Arrest (Feb 1, 1965) Det. Sgt. Reece  Less
    • Enquiry (Jan 25, 1965) Det. Sgt. Reece  Less
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  • Primary photo for Taxi!Taxi! (TV Series) Len Gladwin ( 5 episodes, 1964 )  Less 1964 5
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  • Primary photo for Television ClubTelevision Club (TV Series) Mr. Wade ( 15 episodes, 1963 )  Less 1963 15
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  • Primary photo for CompactCompact (TV Series) John Hendry / Workman ( 7 episodes, 1962–1963 )  Less 1962–1963 7
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  • Primary photo for Z CarsZ Cars (TV Series) Constable ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Citizen JamesCitizen James (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Dr. Finlay's CasebookDr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series) Charlie Bell ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Outbreak of MurderOutbreak of Murder (TV Series) Det. Sgt. David ( 3 episodes, 1962 )  Less 1962 3
  • Primary photo for Jacks and KnavesJacks and Knaves (TV Series) Det. Con. Syd ( 3 episodes, 1961 )  Less 1961 3
  • Primary photo for Flower of EvilFlower of Evil (TV Mini-series) Policeman ( 3 episodes, 1961 )  Less 1961 3
  • Primary photo for Deadline MidnightDeadline Midnight (TV Series) Ambulance man ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Court of MysteryCourt of Mystery (TV Series) John Wright ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Emergency-Ward 10Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series) Policeman ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The Fifth Form at St. Dominic'sThe Fifth Form at St. Dominic's (TV Series) Roach ( 2 episodes, 1961 )  Less 1961 2
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
    • Clive Dunn (Mar 24, 1971) Himself - Guest  Less
Archive Footage (17 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Dad's Army: A Stripe for Frazer, AnimatedDad's Army: A Stripe for Frazer, Animated (Short) Pte. Walker (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Comedy ConnectionsComedy Connections (TV Series) Pte. Joe Walker ( 3 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008
    • Dad's Army (Aug 29, 2008) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Just Good Friends (Feb 23, 2007) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • It Ain't Half Hot, Mum (Jan 26, 2007) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Jonathan Ross Salutes 'Dad's Army'Jonathan Ross Salutes 'Dad's Army' (TV Movie) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Truly, Madly, Cheaply!: British B MoviesTruly, Madly, Cheaply!: British B Movies (TV Movie) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Comedy Map of BritainThe Comedy Map of Britain (TV Series) Pte. Joe Walker ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Episode #2.5 (May 17, 2008) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Passing YearsThe Passing Years (Video) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for British Film ForeverBritish Film Forever (TV Mini-series) Pte. Joe Walker ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Hitler: The Comedy YearsHitler: The Comedy Years (TV Movie) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for SpivsSpivs (TV Movie) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 'We Are the Boys...': James Beck'We Are the Boys...': James Beck (Video) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 'Dad's Army': Missing Presumed Wiped'Dad's Army': Missing Presumed Wiped (TV Special) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Best of Morecambe & WiseThe Best of Morecambe & Wise (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Unforgettable John Le MesurierThe Unforgettable John Le Mesurier (TV Short) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Unforgettable Arthur LoweThe Unforgettable Arthur Lowe (TV Movie) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Don't Panic! The Dad's Army StoryDon't Panic! The Dad's Army Story (TV Movie) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Selection BoxSelection Box (TV Series) Pte. Joe Walker ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
    • Dad's Army (Feb 5, 1997) Pte. Joe Walker (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Pte. Joe Walker ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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