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Born: May 19, 1904 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Westerham, England, GB Profession: actor, producer, director

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Anthony Bushell was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Bushell's career in acting began with his roles in various films like the George Arliss adaptation "Disraeli" (1929), "The Show of Shows" (1929) with Frank Fay and the dramatic adaptation "Journey's End" (1930) with Colin Clive. He also appeared in "Three Faces East" (1930) with Constance Bennett, "Lovin' the Ladies" (1930) and the Constance Bennett drama "Born to Love" (1931). He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in "Shop Angel" (1932), the drama "Vanity Fair" (1932) with Myrna Loy and the romance "A Woman Commands" (1932) with Pola Negri. He also appeared in "The Ghoul" (1933). Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the war "The Red Beret" (1953) with Alan Ladd, the Alan Ladd adventure "The Black Knight" (1954) and "The Purple Plain" (1955) with Gregory Peck. He also appeared in the John Gregson war "The Pursuit of the Graf Spee" (1956). Bushell more recently acted in the drama "The Queen's Guards" (1963) with Raymond Massey. Bushell was married to Zelma O'Neal. Bushell passed away in April 1997 at the age of 93.

Anthony Bushell was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Bushell's career in acting began with his roles in various films like the George Arliss adaptation "Disraeli" (1929), "The Show of Shows" (1929) with Frank Fay and the dramatic adaptation "Journey's End" (1930) with Colin Clive. He also appeared in "Three Faces East" (1930) with Constance Bennett, "Lovin' the Ladies" (1930) and the Constance Bennett drama "Born to Love" (1931). He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in "Shop Angel" (1932), the drama "Vanity Fair" (1932) with Myrna Loy and the romance "A Woman Commands" (1932) with Pola Negri. He also appeared in "The Ghoul" (1933). Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the war "The Red Beret" (1953) with Alan Ladd, the Alan Ladd adventure "The Black Knight" (1954) and "The Purple Plain" (1955) with Gregory Peck. He also appeared in the John Gregson war "The Pursuit of the Graf Spee" (1956). Bushell more recently acted in the drama "The Queen's Guards" (1963) with Raymond Massey. Bushell was married to Zelma O'Neal. Bushell passed away in April 1997 at the age of 93.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  The Terror of the Tongs (1961) Director
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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Queen's Guards, The (1963) Major Cole
2.
 Bitter Victory (1958) General Paterson
3.
 A Night to Remember (1958) Captain Rostron
4.
 Pursuit of the Graf Spee (1957) Mr Millington-Drake, British Minister
5.
 The Purple Plain (1955) Aldridge
6.
 The Black Knight (1954) King Arthur
7.
 Paratrooper (1954) General Whiting
8.
 The Miniver Story (1950) Dr. Kanesley
9.
 The Lion Has Wings (1940) Pilot
10.
 The Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1938) Sir Andrew Foulkes
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1924:
Stage acting debut
1927:
First role on American stage
1929:
American film acting debut in "Disraeli"

Education

University of Oxford: Oxford , England -

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