Alan Napier

Alan Napier

Original Name Alan William Napier
Birmingham, Metropolitan Borough of Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Death 8 Aug 1988 (aged 85)
Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: Scattered at family estate
Memorial ID 6399880 · View Source
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Actor. Born in West Midlands, England, he was fondly remembered for his role as Alfred Pennyworth the butler on the original "Batman" TV series. He began his career performing with the Oxford Players, made his screen debut in "Caste" (1930), immigrated to America in 1939 and was featured in over a 145 movies and television shows. His film credits include "The Invisible Man Returns" (1940), "Lassie Come Home" (1943), "Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo" (1944), "Joan of Arc" (1948) and "Tarzan's Peril" (1951). For television, he appeared on "Alfred Hitchcock Presents," "Thriller," "Tales of Wells Fargo," "Rod Serling's Night Gallery," and "Ironside." He died in Santa Monica, California, at age 85.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alan Napier (7 Jan 1903–8 Aug 1988), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6399880, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered, who reports a Scattered at family estate.