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Also Known As: Robert Guy Newton Died: March 25, 1956
Born: June 1, 1905 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Shaftesbury, England, GB Profession: actor

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Much-loved, hammy character player, in scores of British (and some American) films from the early 1930s. Newton is best remembered for his performances in "Oliver Twist" (1948), "Treasure Island" (1955) and "Odd Man Out" (1946).

Much-loved, hammy character player, in scores of British (and some American) films from the early 1930s. Newton is best remembered for his performances in "Oliver Twist" (1948), "Treasure Island" (1955) and "Odd Man Out" (1946).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Epic That Never Was (I, Claudius), The (1965) Interviewee; Soldier ("I, Claudius")
2.
 Around the World in 80 Days (1956) Inspector Fix
3.
 Long John Silver (1955) Long John Silver
4.
 The Beachcomber (1954) Ted
5.
 The High and the Mighty (1954) Gustave Pardee
6.
 The Desert Rats (1953) Tom Bartlett
7.
 Androcles and the Lion (1953) Ferrovius
8.
 Les Miserables (1952) Etienne Javert
9.
 Blackbeard, the Pirate (1952) Edward Teach, also known as Blackbeard
10.
 Tom Brown's Schooldays (1951) Dr. Arnold
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Education

Newbury Grammar School: -

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wife:
Vera Budnick. Fourth wife.

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father:
Algernon Newton. Painter.
mother:
Marjorie Newton. Author.
daughter:
Sally Newton. Actor. Mother Vera Budnick.

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