Arthur Malet Movies and Career Information
Sep 24, 1927
Arthur Malet (born 24 September 1927) is a English actor. Arthur Malet was born in Lee-on-Solent, England in 1927 and raised in Wales. He later emigrated to the United States. He started out on the stage, winning two Drama Desk Awards in 1957. He came to prominence in the 1960s on starring in films as characters older than he really was, such as Mr. Dawes, Jr. in Mary Poppins. He played Joe Fenwick in a 1972 episode of Columbo, "Dagger of the Mind". He went on to play a village elder in Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein in 1974, and Tootles in Hook in 1991. His appearances on television include The Alfred Hitchcock Hour, “The McGregor Affair” (original air date November 23, 1964).