Spouse: Alyce Steele(c. 1920-1971) (her death)
Appeared with duaghter Glynis Johns in The Sundowners (1960_
Father of actress Glynis Johns, who appeared with him in The Halfway House (1944).
Stocky,benevolent-looking Welsh character who became an unexpected star of British movies during World War II ,then moved quickly into post-war supports,with on of his fondly remembered parts being Alastair Sim's cold-hearted Ebenezer Scrooge in the definitive film version of A Christmas Carol (1951).
First wife:Alyce Steele,was an Australian concert pianist.