James Hayter

Biography: A tubby, often comedic British character star, he began acting onstage in 1936, then made his screen debut the same year. He remained largely a stage actor until the late '40s, when he began appearing much more frequently in films; he was a busy screen actor through 1959, after which his screen work continued at a slower rate. He was frequently cast as a merry, congenial, amiable fellow, and appeared in many comedies.

James Hayter's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 76
Highest Metascore: 88 The Fallen Idol (re-release)
Lowest Metascore: 64 The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
88 The Fallen Idol (re-release) Feb 10, 2006 Perry / Perry tbd
64 The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men Jun 26, 1952 Friar Tuck tbd