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You can print this out and work it - I'll confirm any answers you want to post here.

 

Or you can just post your answers here and I will try to keep up with editing the puzzle to reflect your correct answers.

 

Most of the clues are about projects these actors were involved in other than Sherlock Holmes.

 

Enjoy !

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ACROSS
 
 4.  This well known actor has worn his share of sandals
 6.  Acted with honor in a British spy-fi tv series
 9.  Played an atomic scientist working for the War Dept in a radio hero film
11.  Was the baddie in one of the most famous sci-fi films ever
16.  All his tv troubles came from a bottle
18.  Paranoid that he would be overthrown, was warned by an oracle to beware a man wearing one sandal
19.  Outsmarted by Burgess Meredith in The Twilight Zone
21.  Related to a famous President
22.  Portrayed an artist in a 50s film - the real artist devised the painting technique: chromoluminarism
23.  This one had a prominent recurring role in The X-Files tv series
24.  It is said he is the only actor to have portrayed Holmes in the entire
     Conan Doyle canon of "Sherlock Holmes" stories
27.  Played a scar-faced relative in a Cary Grant film
30.  Co-starred with a super guy in an 80s thriller based on a play of the same name
31.  Played a space villain in a reboot
33.  Zorro in a tv film
34.  Also starred in a pre-Code with Marlene Dietrich
35.  Fell in love with Deborah Kerr while husband hunting
36.  A bad Sir in one of the most highly regarded color films ever made
37.  Can be seen in many recent films peppered with FX
38.  A greedy cousin who has difficulty keeping track of a body
39.  The patriarch of a well known family of actors
 
 
DOWN
 
 1.  Starred in a musical remakeof a Robert Donat film
 2.  This guy, too - through no Fault of his own
 3.  Related to Ronald Colman in a very well known 40s film
 5.  An 80s Merlin
 7.  Supporting cast member in a 40s British film noir about a teen-aged hoodlum
 8.  One of many Scrooges
10.  A hospital's Governor in old London's East End
12.  Jayne Seymour's manager in a timely film
13.  Spent a lot of time in a phone booth
14.  More famous for his late 60s space adventures
15.  He wasn't very nice to Drew (not DGF)
17.  A lost soul in a Spencer Tracy film
20.  Can be found in Murder Most Foul
25.  Supporting cast member in a Kiefer Sutherland sci-fi film
26.  This guy wasn't even real, man - though he spent his life striving for it on tv and film
28.  Interesting.. has a "Matinee Sherlock" cameo in 2015 film
29.  Plays a smitten Freddy to an Eliza
32.  A saintly man
 
 

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  1.  Down - Peter O'Toole

29.  Down - Jeremy Brett

32.  Down - Roger Moore

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ACROSS
 
 4.  This well known actor has worn his share of sandals
 6.  Acted with honor in a British spy-fi tv series
 9.  Played an atomic scientist working for the War Dept in a radio hero film
11.  Was the baddie in one of the most famous sci-fi films ever
16.  All his tv troubles came from a bottle
18.  Paranoid that he would be overthrown, was warned by an oracle to beware a man wearing one sandal
19.  Outsmarted by Burgess Meredith in The Twilight Zone
21.  Related to a famous President
22.  Portrayed an artist in a 50s film - the real artist devised the painting technique: chromoluminarism
23.  This one had a prominent recurring role in The X-Files tv series
24.  It is said he is the only actor to have portrayed Holmes in the entire
     Conan Doyle canon of "Sherlock Holmes" stories
27.  Played a scar-faced relative in a Cary Grant film
30.  Co-starred with a super guy in an 80s thriller based on a play of the same name
31.  Played a space villain in a reboot
33.  Zorro in a tv film
34.  Also starred in a pre-Code with Marlene Dietrich
35.  Fell in love with Deborah Kerr while husband hunting
36.  A bad Sir in one of the most highly regarded color films ever made
37.  Can be seen in many recent films peppered with FX
38.  A greedy cousin who has difficulty keeping track of a body
39.  The patriarch of a well known family of actors
 
 
DOWN
 
 
 2.  This guy, too - through no Fault of his own
 3.  Related to Ronald Colman in a very well known 40s film
 5.  An 80s Merlin
 7.  Supporting cast member in a 40s British film noir about a teen-aged hoodlum
 8.  One of many Scrooges
10.  A hospital's Governor in old London's East End
12.  Jayne Seymour's manager in a timely film
13.  Spent a lot of time in a phone booth
14.  More famous for his late 60s space adventures
15.  He wasn't very nice to Drew (not DGF)
17.  A lost soul in a Spencer Tracy film
20.  Can be found in Murder Most Foul
25.  Supporting cast member in a Kiefer Sutherland sci-fi film
26.  This guy wasn't even real, man - though he spent his life striving for it on tv and film
28.  Interesting.. has a "Matinee Sherlock" cameo in 2015 film
 
 

 

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  4.  Across  -  Charlton Heston
  6.  Across  -  Patrick Macnee 
16.  Across  -  Larry Hagman
21.  Across  -  Peter Lawford
31.  Across  -  Benedict Cumberbatch
33.  Across  -  Frank Langella
 
 
14.  Down  -  Leonard Nimoy
20.  Down  -  Ron Moody
28.  Down  -  Nicholas Rowe

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REMAINING  CLUES

 

ACROSS

 

  9.  Played an atomic scientist working for the War Dept in a radio hero film

11.  Was the baddie in one of the most famous sci-fi films ever

18.  Paranoid that he would be overthrown, was warned by an oracle to beware a man wearing one     sandal

19.  Outsmarted by Burgess Meredith in The Twilight Zone

22.  Portrayed an artist in a 50s film - the real artist devised the painting technique: chromoluminarism

23.  This one had a prominent recurring role in The X-Files tv series

24.  It is said he is the only actor to have portrayed Holmes in the entire

     Conan Doyle canon of "Sherlock Holmes" stories

27.  Played a scar-faced relative in a Cary Grant film

30.  Co-starred with a super guy in an 80s thriller based on a play of the same name

34.  Also starred in a pre-Code with Marlene Dietrich

35.  Fell in love with Deborah Kerr while husband hunting

36.  A bad Sir in one of the most highly regarded color films ever made

37.  Can be seen in many recent films peppered with FX

38.  A greedy cousin who has difficulty keeping track of a body

39.  The patriarch of a well known family of actors

 

 

DOWN

 

 

  2.  This guy, too - through no Fault of his own

  3.  Related to Ronald Colman in a very well known 40s film

  5.  An 80s Merlin

  7.  Supporting cast member in a 40s British film noir about a teen-aged hoodlum

  8.  One of many Scrooges

10.  A hospital's Governor in old London's East End

12.  Jayne Seymour's manager in a timely film

13.  Spent a lot of time in a phone booth

15.  He wasn't very nice to Drew (not DGF)

17.  A lost soul in a Spencer Tracy film

25.  Supporting cast member in a Kiefer Sutherland sci-fi film

26.  This guy wasn't even real, man - though he spent his life striving for it on tv and film

 

 

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Across

 

19--Fritz Weaver

30--Michael Caine

34--Clive Brook

35--Stewart Granger

38--Peter Cook

39--John Barrymore

 

 

Down

 

12--Christopher Plummer

13--Tom Baker (It's not a phone booth, it's a Police Box)

17--Cedric Hardwicke

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13--Tom Baker (It's not a phone booth, it's a Police Box)

 

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I know that.. Police Box would have been a giveaway.

 

I'll have to work on this in the morning. I'm beat.

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Green = Correct    Red = Incorrect
 
19.  Across  -  Fritz Weaver
30.  Across  -  Michael Caine
34.  Across  -  Clive Brook
35.  Across  -  Stewart Granger
38.  Across  -  Peter Cook
39.  Across  -  John Barrymore
 
 
12. Down - Christopher Plummer
13. Down - Tom Baker
17. Down - Cedric Hardwicke

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REMAINING  CLUES
 
ACROSS
 
  9.  Played an atomic scientist working for the War Dept in a radio hero film
11.  Was the baddie in one of the most famous sci-fi films ever
18.  Paranoid that he would be overthrown, was warned by an oracle
       to beware a man wearing one sandal
22.  Portrayed an artist in a 50s film - the real artist devised the painting technique: chromoluminarism
23.  This one had a prominent recurring role in The X-Files tv series
24.  It is said he is the only actor to have portrayed Holmes in the entire
       Conan Doyle canon of "Sherlock Holmes" stories
27.  Played a scar-faced relative in a Cary Grant film
36.  A bad Sir in one of the most highly regarded color films ever made
37.  Can be seen in many recent films peppered with FX
 
 
DOWN
 
  2.  This guy, too - through no Fault of his own
  3.  Related to Ronald Colman in a very well known 40s film
  5.  An 80s Merlin
  7.  Supporting cast member in a 40s British film noir about a teen-aged hoodlum
  8.  One of many Scrooges
10.  A hospital's Governor in old London's East End
15.  He wasn't very nice to Drew (not DGF)
25.  Supporting cast member in a Kiefer Sutherland sci-fi film
26.  This guy wasn't even real, man - though he spent his life striving for it on tv and film

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Green = Correct    Red = Incorrect
 
18. Across - Douglas Wilmer
36. Across - Basil Rathbone
 
  5. Down  - Nicol Williamson

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REMAINING  CLUES
 
ACROSS
 
  9.  Played an atomic scientist working for the War Dept in a radio hero film
11.  Was the baddie in one of the most famous sci-fi films ever
22.  Portrayed an artist in a 50s film - the real artist devised the painting technique: chromoluminarism
23.  This one had a prominent recurring role in The X-Files tv series
24.  It is said he is the only actor to have portrayed Holmes in the entire
       Conan Doyle canon of "Sherlock Holmes" stories
27.  Played a scar-faced relative in a Cary Grant film
37.  Can be seen in many recent films peppered with FX
 
 
DOWN
 
  2.  This guy, too - through no Fault of his own
  3.  Related to Ronald Colman in a very well known 40s film
  7.  Supporting cast member in a 40s British film noir about a teen-aged hoodlum
  8.  One of many Scrooges
10.  A hospital's Governor in old London's East End
15.  He wasn't very nice to Drew (not DGF)
25.  Supporting cast member in a Kiefer Sutherland sci-fi film
26.  This guy wasn't even real, man - though he spent his life striving for it on tv and film
 

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37. Across - Robert Downey, Jr.

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REMAINING  CLUES
 
ACROSS
 
  9.  Played an atomic scientist working for the War Dept in a radio hero film
11.  Was the baddie in one of the most famous sci-fi films ever
22.  Portrayed an artist in a 50s film - the real artist devised the painting technique: chromoluminarism
23.  This one had a prominent recurring role in The X-Files tv series
24.  It is said he is the only actor to have portrayed Holmes in the entire
       Conan Doyle canon of "Sherlock Holmes" stories
27.  Played a scar-faced relative in a Cary Grant film
 
 
DOWN
 
  2.  This guy, too - through no Fault of his own
  3.  Related to Ronald Colman in a very well known 40s film
  7.  Supporting cast member in a 40s British film noir about a teen-aged hoodlum
  8.  One of many Scrooges
10.  A hospital's Governor in old London's East End
15.  He wasn't very nice to Drew (not DGF)
25.  Supporting cast member in a Kiefer Sutherland sci-fi film
26.  This guy wasn't even real, man - though he spent his life striving for it on tv and film

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A little multitasking while watching the Super Bowl...

 

9 Across - Sir Ian McKellen

11 Across - Peter Cushing
22 Across - Christopher Lee
23 Across - John Neville
24 Across - Clive Merrison
27 Across - Raymond Massey

 

2 Down - John Cleese
3 Down - Alan Napier
7 Down - Alan Wheatley
8 Down - Reginald Owen
10 Down - John Gielgud
15 Down - George C. Scott
25 Down - Ian Richardson
26 Down - Brent Spiner

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Green = Correct     Red  =  Incorrect

 

9 Across - Sir Ian McKellen

11 Across - Peter Cushing
22 Across - Christopher Lee
23 Across - John Neville
24 Across - Clive Merrison
27 Across - Raymond Massey

 

2 Down - John Cleese
3 Down - Alan Napier
7 Down - Alan Wheatley
8 Down - Reginald Owen
10 Down - John Gielgud
15 Down - George C. Scott
25 Down - Ian Richardson
26 Down - Brent Spiner

 

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