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Gary Warren (actor)

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Gary Warren

Child actor

Gary Warren smiling while wearing striped long sleeves

Movies and TV shows
The Railway Children, Catweazle, Escape from Alcatraz, Whack‑O!, Alexander the Greatest

Sally Thomsett, Bernard Kops, Lionel Jeffries

Gary Warren on the furtive thrill of bootlegs

Gary Warren (born 5 July 1954) is an English former child actor, best remembered for his role as Peter in the 1970 film The Railway Children.


Warren was born in Cricklewood, London. As well as his film appearances, he played Cedric Collingford ("Owl Face") in series 2 of the 1971 TV series Catweazle appearing as the main 20th century contact of Catweazle. and Taplow (the troublemaking pupil) in Whacko, as well as starring as Alexander in his own TV sitcom Alexander the Greatest (1971). 

Gary Warren smiling while wearing a black coat, blue long sleeves, and violet necktie

In the West End, he played Mame's nephew in the musical Mame starring Ginger Rogers. He played Lambert Simnel in the 1972 BBC series The Shadow of the Tower.


1966 Disney Wonderland (TV series)
1967 Z-Cars (TV series)
1967 The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (TV movie)
1970 The Railway Children
1970–1971 Catweazle (TV series)
1971–1972 Alexander the Greatest (Title Role)
1972 The Shadow of the Tower (TV series)
1972 Whack-O! (TV series)
1973 Armchair Theatre (TV series): Brussels Sprouts-Boy Scouts.


Gary Warren Wikipedia