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Henry Daniell in The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake

Henry Daniell (1894 - 1963)

Film Deaths:[]

  • The Sea Hawk (1940) [Lord Wolfingham]: Stabbed to death in a swordfight with Errol Flynn.
  • The Suspect (1944) [Gilbert Simmons] Poisoned by Charles Laughton and made to look like an overdose. 
  • The Body Snatcher (1945) [Dr. Wolfe 'Toddy' McFarlane]: Killed in a car crash, after he has a guilt-induced hallucination that the body he's stolen is Boris Karloff's causing him to lose control of the carriage.
  • The Woman in Green (Sherlock Holmes and the Woman in Green) (1945) [Professor Moriarty]: Falls to his death while trying to jump from one rooftop to another while fleeing from the police.
  • The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake (1959) [Dr. Emil Zurich]: Stabbed with a poisoned blade by Grant Richards. Eduard Franz then decapitates Henry to end his Immortality.

Television Deaths:[]

  • Thriller: The Cheaters (1960) [Dirk Van Prinn]: Commits suicide by hanging himself (off-screen); we learn of his death during Boris Karloff's opening monologue.
  • Thriller: Well of Doom (1961) [Squire Moloch]: Shot by Torin Thatcher when Torin double crosses him; he dies after killing Torin in return.