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Peter Sellers SuperStar –

Sellers in LOLITA.


Peter Sellers – The
Clueless Inspector

Peter Sellers was born on September 8, 1925 in Southsea, Hampshire, England.

He passed away on July 24, 1980 in London England, from a heart attack.

Sellers enlisted in the army and fought during World War 2.

Sellers was the first male to appear on the cover of Playboy magazine in April, 1964. Peter was ranked #84 in Empire (UK) magazine's "The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time" list. [October 1997] Peter made his debut in films in PENNY POINTS TO PARADISE (1951) and DOWN AMONG THE Z MEN (1952).

Seller's was the first actor to be nominated for a single Academy award (best actor) for a film in which he portrayed 3 different characters in the same film - DR. STRANGELOVE OR HOW I LEARNED TO STOP WORRYING AND LOVE THE BOMB (1964).

Director Blake Edwards' attempt at reviving the Pink Panther series after Sellers' death resulted in two panned 1980s comedies, the first of which, TRAIL OF THE PINK PANTHER (1982), deals with Inspector Clouseau's disappearance and was made from material cut from previous Pink Panther films and includes interviews with the original casts playing their original characters.

Peter Sellers' film credits include:

The Black Rose1950
Penny Points to Paradise1951
Let's Go Crazy1951
Burlesque on Carmen1951
Down Among the Z Men1952
Our Girl Friday1953
Orders Are Orders1954
John and Julie1955
The Ladykillers1955
The Case of the Mukkinese Battle Horn1956
The Man Who Never Was1956
Insomnia Is Good for You1957
The Smallest Show on Earth1957
The Naked Truth1957
Dearth of a Salesman1957
Up the Creek1958
tom thumb1958
Carlton-Browne of the F.O.1959
The Mouse That Roared1959
I'm All Right Jack1959
The Battle of the Sexes1959
The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film1960
Never Let Go1960
The Millionairess1960
Two-Way Stretch1960
Mr. Topaze1961
Only Two Can Play1962
Waltz of the Toreadors1962
The Road to Hong Kong1962
The Dock Brief1962
The Wrong Arm of the Law1963
Heavens Above!1963
The Pink Panther1963
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb1964
The World of Henry Orient1964
A Shot in the Dark1964
Carol for Another Christmas1964
Birds, Bees and Storks1965
What's New Pussycat?1965
The Wrong Box1966
After the Fox1966
Casino Royale1967
Woman Times Seven1967
The Bobo1967
The Party1968
I Love You, Alice B. Toklas1968
The Magic Christian1969
A Day at the Beach1970
Simon, Simon1970
There's a Girl in My Soup1970
Where Does It Hurt?1972
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland1972
Ghost in the Noonday Sun1973
The Blockhouse1973
The Optimists of Nine Elms1973
Soft Beds, Hard Battles1974
The Great McGonagall1974
The Return of the Pink Panther1975
Murder by Death1976
The Pink Panther Strikes Again1976
Kingdom of Gifts1978
Revenge of the Pink Panther1978
The Prisoner of Zenda1979
Being There1979
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu1980
Trail of the Pink Panther1982



Sellers in THE PINK PANTHER (1963)





Peter Sellers in DR. STRANGELOVE (1964)


Peter Sellers in MURDER BY DEATH (1976)




Peter Sellers in A SHOT IN THE DARK (1964)