Kenneth Griffith
Date of Birth
Oct 12, 1921
Birth Place:
Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK


Welsh character actor Kenneth Griffith was the archetypal "little man with big ideas" in most of his films. He spent his younger days playing weaklings and cowards then graduated to petty thieves, blackmailers and abusive parents as the character lines increased on his face. Historian William K. Everson has described Griffith as "the English equivalent to Elisha Cook Jr." -- true enough,...