David Spenser was a Sri Lankan born British actor, director, writer and producer, also known for his role of Gilbert Blythe in 1952 TV series Anne of Green Gables.



Year Title Role
1950 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Tommy Read
1951 The Bell Family Paul Bell
1952 Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School Hurree Jamset Ram Singh
Anne of Green Gables Gilbert Blythe
1954 Conflict of Wings Corporal
1957 Overseas Press Club - Exclusive! Nicholas
1959 The Stranglers of Bombay Gopali Das
1960 Without the Grail Seri
Paul of Tarsus Mark
1961 Armchair Theatre Chattalal
Frontier Drums Azim Khan
1962 Play It Cool Reporter 1
Studio 4 Robert Coster / Trevor Lomas
In Search of the Castaways South American Guide
No Hiding Place Flasher Morgan
1963 Secret Beneath the Sea Prof. Soobiah
Sergeant Cork Kulil
1964 Espionage Pablo
Z Cars Guido Gatti
The Earth Dies Screaming Mel
1965 Dixon of Dock Green Chatterjee
1966 A Farewell to Arms Priest
The Spies Lieutenant Koshto
King of the River Leonov
Adam Adamant Lives! Ahmed
The Saint Atar
1967 Thirty-Minute Theatre Inspector Long
Battle Beneath the Earth Maj. Chai
Pitchi Poi
Doctor Who Thonmi
Some May Live Inspector Sung
1968 Carry On... Up the Khyber Bungdit Din's Servant
1971 Softly Softly: Task Force James
Play for Today Derek Patterson
1971 - 1972 BBC Play of the Month Prince of Morocco / Soldier
1972 Pretenders Boyse

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Actors who portrayed Gilbert Blythe
Live-action actors
Paul Kelly · Tom Brown · Patric Knowles · Jeremy Spenser · David Spenser · William Cole · Hervé Brousseau
Robin Halstead · Christopher Blake · Jonathan Crombie · Kevin Flinn · Sean Persaud · Tanner Gillman
Gabriel Sharra · Mark Tarona · Drew Haytaoglu · Juho Keskitalo · Lucas Jade Zumann
Voice actors
Audrey Cameron · Charles Mason · Derek Lansiaux · Eric Clavering · Pavol Mikulík · Kazuhiko Inoue
Mirosław Konarowski · Robert Harper · Ali Mukaddam · David Kaufman · Simon Jäger
Stage actors
Dean Regan · Jeff Hyslop · Claude Tessier · Bill Houghton · Barrie Wood · Jim White · Tim Howar · Graham Coffeng
Daniel Murphy · Jamie McKnight · Sean Hauk · Darren Voros · Jory Rossiter · Peter Deiwick · Louie Rossetti · Aaron Kyte
Matt Wagman · Michael Hughes · Andrew McAllister · Justin Stadnyk · Patrick Cook · Gabe Antonacci · Ben Chiasson
Alex Furber · Anthony MacPherson · Cameron Kneteman

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