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Anton Rodgers
Facts
Occupation: Uncredited Actor
Birthname: Anthony Rodgers
Birthdate: January 10, 1933
Birthplace: Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, UK
Died: December 1, 2007(Reading, Berkshire, England, UK)
Character: German Officer at Airfield

Biography
Anton Rodgers is a British character actor, who has been on screen from the '60s. He often plays underdogs. Rodgers first TV role was in the series The Sky Larks from 1958.

Selected Films
Sky Larks, The (TV-series) - 1959
Crash Drive - 1959
Operation Stogie - 1959
Night Train for Inverness - 1960

Part-TIme Wife - 1961
Petticoat Pirates - 1961
Tarnished Heroes - 1961
Iron Maiden, The - 1962

Carry on Cruising - 1962
Traitors, The - 1963
Carry on Jack - 1964
Rotten to the Core - 1965

To Chase a Million - 1967
Where Eagles Dare - 1969
Man Who Haunted Himself, The - 1970
Scrooge - 1970

Day of the Jackal, The - 1973
Intimate Reflections - 1974
East of Elephant Rock - 1977
Coming Out (TV) - 1979

Fourth Protocol, The - 1987
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels - 1988
May to December (TV-series) - 1989
Impromptu - 1991

Son of the Pink Panther - 1993
Midsomer Murders (TV-series) - 1997
Up Rising (TV-series) - 1999
Secret Passage - 2002

Curiosa
Anton Rodgers performed as Macheath in Bertolt Brecht's "Threepenny Opera" at Canada's Stratford Festival in 1972.

User Comments:

Edward Lewis (2008-09-01)
Unfortunately he died recently - either at the end of 2007 or earlier this year. RIP,
Paul Ashmore (2008-09-14)
According to imdb.com, Anton Rodgers sadly died in December 2007, he's also to be warmly remembered for the British, Thames TV Sitcom, Fresh Fields 1985/6 and the subsequent French Fields 1989 and the voice-over for an animated segment in the BBC series Country Tracks 1998.
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