|Also Known As: ||
||October 30, 1963
||March 5, 1894
||Cause of Death:
||London, England, GB
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Earliest US film appearances included "The Awful Truth" and "Jealousy"
First film for director George Cukor, "Camille"
Acted in the first of three Sherlock Holmes mysteries for Universal Studios (with Basil Rathbone as Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson), "Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror"
Played rare leading role in the RKO horror classic, "The Body Snatcher", opposite Boris Karloff
Acted on TV anthologies dramas of the 1950s including "The Armstrong Circle Theater" and "Telephone Time"
Last film, "My Fair Lady", the last of seven films in which he was directed by George Cukor; died shortly after completing his role