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Also Known As: Died: December 20, 1948
Born: July 21, 1863 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Little Women (1949) as Mr. [James] Laurence
The four daughters of a New England family fight for happiness during and after the Civil War.
Unconquered (1947) as Lord Chief Justice
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
An Ideal Husband (1947)
An upstanding politician is haunted by his past when a blackmailer threatens to reveal a youthful indiscretion.
High Conquest (1947) as Col. Hugh Banning
Cluny Brown (1946) as Colonel Charles Duff-Graham
A servant girl''''s passion for plumbing shocks London society.
Rendezvous with Annie (1946) as Sir Archibald Clyde, also known as "The Old Duffer"
Forever Yours (1945) as Grandfather
Scotland Yard Investigator (1945) as Sir James Collison
And Then There Were None (1945) as General Sir John Mandrake
Guests at a remote island mansion realize a crazed killer is stalking them.
The White Cliffs of Dover (1944) as Colonel [Walter Forsythe]
An American woman with a British husband fights to keep her family together through two world wars.
Secrets of Scotland Yard (1944) as Sir Christopher Pelt
Sensations of 1945 (1944) as Dan Lindsay
Madame Curie (1944) as Lord Kelvin
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) as Oxford Chancellor
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
Flesh and Fantasy (1943) as Dean of Chichester
Two clubmen discuss the occult, introducing three weird tales: 1) Plain, bitter Henrietta secretly loves law student Michael. Then on Mardi Gras night, a mysterious stranger gives her a mask of beauty that she must return at midnight. 2) At a party, palmist Podgers makes uncannily accurate predictions, later telling skeptic Marshal Tyler that he will murder someone. The notion obsesses Tyler, with ironic consequences. 3) High wire artist Gaspar dreams of falling, then loses his nerve. He recognizes Joan from his dreams, and falls for her. Will any of his dreams, involving Joan and disaster, come true?
Two Tickets to London (1943) as Fairchild
Forever and a Day (1943) as Admiral [Eustace] Trimble
During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from it's construction in 1804 until present day.
Maisie Was a Lady (1941) as Walpole
A Brooklyn showgirl signs on as maid for a family of wealthy eccentrics.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) as The bishop
A scientist's investigations into the nature of good and evil turn him into a murderous monster.
Free and Easy (1941) as The Duke
A father and son compete in the search for rich wives.
Waterloo Bridge (1940) as The Duke
A ballerina turns to prostitution when her fiance is reported killed in World War I.
Queen of Destiny (1940) as The Duke of Wellington
Beyond Tomorrow (1940) as Allan Chadwick
A ghost tries to smooth the way for two young lovers he knew during his lifetime.
City of Chance (1940) as The judge
Rebecca (1940) as Colonel Julyan
A young bride is terrorized by the memories of her husband's glamorous first wife.
A Bill of Divorcement (1940) as Dr. Alliot
Margaret Fairfield, whose husband Hilary has been in an insane asylum for twenty years, divorces him so she can remarry. But then Hilary, who was thought incurable, recovers and returns home. His return spells disaster for all concerned.
A Little Bit of Heaven (1940) as Grandpa
The Four Feathers (1939) as General Burroughs
A disgraced officer risks his life to help his childhood friends in battle.
The Underpup (1939) as Grandpa
The Sun Never Sets (1939) as Sir John Randolph
When Clive Randolph finally returns "home" from Gold Coast colony, younger brother John balks at following the family Colonial Service tradition. But back in Gold Coast, one Zurof, nominally studying ants, pursues a hidden political agenda that causes worldwide unrest; the Colonial Office persuades both brothers to go back and deal with it. Young John makes a mess of things, then must save the day on his own.
East Side of Heaven (1939) as Cyrus Barrett Sr.
Eternally Yours (1939) as Gramps [Bishop Hubert Peabody]
A woman is swept off her feet by a magician, and finds the results less than magical.
Another Thin Man (1939) as Colonel MacFay
Not even the joys of parenthood can stop married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles from investigating a murder on a Long Island estate.
Balalaika (1939) as General Karagin
Refugees from the Russian Revolution build a new life in Paris.
Five Came Back (1939) as Professor [Henry] Spengler
Survivors of a jungle plane crash realize that their repaired airplane can only carry five passengers.
Kidnapped (1938) as Duke of Argyle
A young man''''s evil uncle arranges for him to be kidnapped and sent to sea.
Four Men and a Prayer (1938) as Colonel [Loring] Leigh
To prove their father was murdered, four brothers fight to bring down a powerful arms syndicate.
Wee Willie Winkie (1937) as Colonel Williams
When her parents die, an orphaned girl goes to live with her grandfather on a British outpost in India.
The Hurricane (1937) as Father Paul
A Polynesian escapes prison to return home during a raging storm.
Thoroughbreds Don't Cry (1937) as Sir Peter Calverton
A young jockey goes crooked to land a valuable riding job.
The Prisoner of Zenda (1937) as Colonel Zapt
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
The Garden of Allah (1936) as Father J. Roubier
A monk deserts his calling to marry a beautiful woman he meets in the Sahara.
Romeo and Juliet (1936) as [Lord] Capulet
Shakespeare's classic tale of young lovers from feuding families.
Lloyd's of London (1936) as Old "Q"
A young man's love for a married woman leads him to help found an insurance company.
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936) as The Earl of Dorincourt
An American orphan discovers he is heir to a British title.
Transatlantic Tunnel (1935) as Lloyd
Scientists and engineers join forces to build a tunnel beneath the Atlantic Ocean.
China Seas (1935) as Sir Guy [Wilmerding
A sea captain caught in a romantic triangle has to fight off modern-day pirates.
The Right to Live (1935) as Major Liconda
A crippled war hero''''s death turns out to be murder.
The Florentine Dagger (1935) as Dr. [Gerard] Lytton
A playwright descended from the Borgias becomes a murder suspect.
Clive of India (1935) as Prime minister
In the mid-1700's the East India Company has power over commerce on the sub-continent, with the blessings of the British government. A clerk in the company, Robert Clive, is frustrated by his lack of advancement, and transfers to the military arm of the company, where he excels. Clive's leadership and gift for manipulation strengthen England's hold over India and lead to personal wealth, which is often threatened by the enemies he makes along the way.
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935) as Major Hamilton
Three British soldiers in India fight invaders when not fighting each other.
Jalna (1935) as Uncle Nicholas
A young bride struggles to cope with the tangled relationships on her husband''''s Canadian estate.
The Gilded Lily (1935) as Lloyd Granville
A news reporter turns the woman he loves into a media star after she rejects an aristocrat''s marriage proposal.
The Crusades (1935) as The Hermit
King Richard the Lionhearted launches a crusade to preserve Christianity in Jerusalem.
Cleopatra (1934) as Enobarbus
The fabled queen of Egypt leads Julius Caesar and Marc Antony astray.
One More River (1934) as General Charwell
An abused wife flees her husband and finds love, but at a price.
Gambling Lady (1934) as Peter [Madison]
Two gamblers fall in love but one is already married to a possible murderer.
Caravan (1934) as Baron von Tokay
The House of Rothschild (1934) as Duke of Wellington
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against the family.
The Firebird (1934) as Police inspector [Miller]
A young girl''''s secret romance is exposed when her lover is murdered.
We Live Again (1934) as Prince Kortchagin
A Russian nobleman discovers the peasant girl he once seduced has turned to crime.
The Scarlet Empress (1934) as Prince August
A young innocent masters the decadent ways of Imperial Russia in order to reign as Catherine the Great.
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (1934) as Inspector Neilsen
Algy, Bulldog Drummond's right-hand-man, is getting married. Bulldog attends; on the way home, in the fog, he enters the (apparently deserted) mansion of Prince Achmed in search of a phone. He finds none, but he does find a body - which disappears when he summons a bobby. Bodies keep disappearing as Drummond keeps summoning the authorities, particularly his long-suffering upstairs neighbor, Captain Nielsen; the ever faithful Algy also finds his wedding night disrupted by, among other things, some emergency code-breaking. And of course, there's a beautiful woman there's always a beautiful woman in this case, Gwen, who turns out to be the daughter of the dead man who started all this.
Adorable (1933) as Von Heynitz
Curtain at Eight (1933) as Jim Hanvey
They Just Had to Get Married (1933) as Aubrey Hampton
The Barbarian (1933) as Cecil [Harwood]
An Arab prince masquerades as a tour guide to court a beautiful American.
Luxury Liner (1933) as Edward Thorndyke
The Monkey's Paw (1933) as Sergeant Major Tom Morris
Queen Christina (1933) as Aage
Young Christina ascends to the Swedish throne at age 5. While she is queen, Sweden becomes a dominant European power at the end of the Thirty Years War. Like England's Elizabeth I, Christina (Greta Garbo) is pressured into a politically correct marriage (her cousin) but she falls in love with an emissary from Spain (John Gilbert). As with her English counterpart, religion becomes a focal point with Protestant Sweden aghast that their queen could marry a Catholic.
Bombshell (1933) as Mr. Middleton
A glamorous film star rebels against the studio, her pushy press agent and a family of hangers-on.
Morning Glory (1933) as [Robert Harley] Hedges
A stage struck girl travels to New York determined to make it on Broadway.
Secrets (1933) as Mr. [William] Marlowe
A New England society girl braves the West to help her husband build his fortune.
No More Orchids (1932) as [Jerome] Cedric
A wealthy woman opposes her grandfather to marry a poor man.
Trouble in Paradise (1932) as Giron
A love triangle ignites trouble between two jewel thieves and their intended victim.
Love Me Tonight (1932) as Duke d'Artelines
A Parisian tailor falls in love with a princess.
But the Flesh Is Weak (1932) as Florian [Clement]
A widower and his son set out to marry rich widows.
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1932) as James Parker
A British lord raised by apes kidnaps a beautiful noblewoman exploring Africa with her father.
Polly of the Circus (1932) as Rev. James Northcott
A small-town minister risks his career when he falls for a trapeze artist.
Guilty Hands (1931) as Rev. Hastings
A district attorney tries to frame an innocent girl for the murder he committed.
The Bachelor Father (1931) as Sir Basil Winterton
An aging Don Juan decides to get better acquainted with his grown children.
The Phantom of Paris (1931) as Bourrelier
A magician is charged with killing his fiancee''''s father.
Never the Twain Shall Meet (1931) as Mr. Pritchard
A young lawyer's society romance suffers when he's appointed guardian of a South Seas beauty.
The Man in Possession (1931) as Mr. Dabney
An out-of-luck heiress falls for the man appointed to dispose of her property.
Surrender (1931) as Count Reichendorf
The Perfect Alibi (1931) as Arthur Hilton
Daybreak (1931) as General von Hartz
An Austrian nobleman falls in love with a commoner.
Son of India (1931) as Dr. Wallace
A rajah''''s son falls for an American girl touring India.
Just a Gigolo (1931) as Lord George Hampton
To escape gold diggers, a British lord pretends to be a gigolo.
The Rejected Woman (1924) as Peter Leslie
The Witching Hour (1916) as Jack Brookfield
Jaffery (1916) as Jaffery
John Glayde's Honor (1915) as John Glayde
The Builder of Bridges (1915) as Edward Thursfield

Cast (short)

Things You Never See on the Screen (1935)
This short film presents a series of bloopers from various Warner Bros. productions.

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