Colin Kenny


Biography

Colin Kenny was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Kenny's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Mary Pickford drama "Little Lord Fauntleroy" (1921), the fantasy "Alice in Wonderland" (1933) with Charlotte Henry and "Limehouse Blues" (1934). He also appeared in the Errol Flynn adventure "Captain Blood" (1935). His passion for acting continu...

Biography

Colin Kenny was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Kenny's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Mary Pickford drama "Little Lord Fauntleroy" (1921), the fantasy "Alice in Wonderland" (1933) with Charlotte Henry and "Limehouse Blues" (1934). He also appeared in the Errol Flynn adventure "Captain Blood" (1935). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the adventure "The Adventures of Robin Hood" (1938) with Errol Flynn, the Frank Muni crime flick "We Are Not Alone" (1939) and the Paulette Goddard historical drama "Kitty" (1946). He also appeared in "Three Strangers" (1946) with Sydney Greenstreet. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "Calcutta" (1947), "Kiss the Blood Off My Hands" (1948) with Joan Fontaine and the dramatic adaptation "Desiree" (1954) with Marlon Brando. Kenny last acted in "My Fair Lady" (1964). Kenny passed away in December 1968 at the age of 80.

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Auntie Mame (1958)
Drunk
Moonfleet (1955)
Guest
Désirée (1954)
General Becker
Brigadoon (1954)
Townsman
Thunder in the East (1953)
Englishman
The Story of Three Loves (1953)
The Law and the Lady (1951)
Servant
Kind Lady (1951)
Pedestrian
The Great Caruso (1951)
Please Believe Me (1950)
Person at dock
Command Decision (1949)
Man in elevator
The Fighting O'Flynn (1949)
Officer
Johnny Stool Pigeon (1949)
Porter
That Forsyte Woman (1949)
Constable
Challenge to Lassie (1949)
Bailiff
Johnny Belinda (1948)
Man reciting Lord's Prayer
A Woman's Vengeance (1948)
Warder
Big City (1948)
Lawyer
If Winter Comes (1948)
Moving man
Unconquered (1947)
Old Bailey warder
Moss Rose (1947)
Cab driver
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947)
Policeman
The Exile (1947)
Ross
Calcutta (1947)
Police officer
Green Dolphin Street (1947)
Guest
My Brother Talks to Horses (1947)
Passenger on trolley
Night and Day (1946)
Doorman
Kitty (1946)
Mr. Thickness
The Verdict (1946)
Sergeant
Terror by Night (1946)
Constable
Criminal Court (1946)
Roberts
Three Strangers (1946)
Bartender
The Green Years (1946)
Registrar
The Locket (1946)
Chauffeur
Of Human Bondage (1946)
Turnkey
The Brighton Strangler (1945)
Inspector
None But the Lonely Heart (1944)
Policeman outside
The Lodger (1944)
Plainclothesman
Around the World (1944)
Dock worker
The Canterville Ghost (1944)
Nobleman
The Pearl of Death (1944)
Guard
The Princess and the Pirate (1944)
First mate of the "Mary Ann"
Two Tickets to London (1943)
Gordon
Eagle Squadron (1942)
Fire warden
Journey for Margaret (1942)
Steward
Destination Unknown (1942)
Clerk
Random Harvest (1942)
Workman
Mrs. Miniver (1942)
Policeman
Rage in Heaven (1941)
Warden
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)
Constable
Confirm or Deny (1941)
The Invisible Man Returns (1940)
Plainclothesman
The Light That Failed (1940)
Doctor
The House of the Seven Gables (1940)
Foreman
South of Suez (1940)
Gate keeper
The Earl of Chicago (1940)
Sergeant
Man About Town (1939)
Bobby
We Are Not Alone (1939)
George
Murder Is News (1939)
Inspector [J. P.] Fitzgerald
Pack Up Your Troubles (1939)
Captain Benson
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
Sir Baldwin
Mysterious Mr. Moto (1938)
Phony police
Booloo (1938)
Second radio operator
A Christmas Carol (1938)
Kidnapped (1938)
Clansman
The Firefly (1937)
English general
Bulldog Drummond Comes Back (1937)
Policeman
London by Night (1937)
Second operator
Souls at Sea (1937)
Military guard
The Prince and the Pauper (1937)
Second watchman
The Plough and the Stars (1937)
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936)
Major Anderson
Till We Meet Again (1936)
English officer
Thank You, Jeeves! (1936)
Crook
Charlie Chan at the Race Track (1936)
Judge
Charlie Chan in Shanghai (1935)
Reporter
Captain Blood (1935)
Lord Chester Dyke
Kind Lady (1935)
Scotland yard man
Black Sheep (1935)
Ship's officer
Bonnie Scotland (1935)
Black Watch officer
Clive of India (1935)
Old soldier
The Dark Angel (1935)
Officer at station
Sisters Under the Skin (1934)
Attendant
The Party's Over (1934)
Elevator starter
Limehouse Blues (1934)
Davis
A Lost Lady (1934)
Butler
The Mystery of Mr. X (1934)
Constable
The Painted Veil (1934)
Englishman
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934)
Citizen
One More River (1934)
Barrister and clerk
Alice in Wonderland (1933)
The Clock
Grumpy (1930)
Dawson
Silent Pal (1925)
Randall Phillips
Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall (1924)
Dawson
They Like 'Em Rough (1922)
Waddie
Watch Him Step (1922)
Jack Allen
The Ladder Jinx (1922)
Richard Twing, another teller
Seeing's Believing (1922)
Mr. Reed
The Fighting Lover (1921)
Vic Ragner
Hearts of Youth (1921)
Lord Vincent
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1921)
Bevis, the Earl's son
Black Beauty (1921)
George Gordon
The Last Straw (1920)
Dick Hilton
813 (1920)
Gerard Baupre
Darling Mine (1920)
Blind Youth (1920)
Henry Monnier
The Triflers (1920)
Mr. Whitaker
The Girl from Outside (1919)
The Magpie
Toby's Bow (1919)
Bainbridge
Upstairs (1919)
George
The Wishing Ring Man (1919)
Allen Harrington
Unexpected Places (1918)
Lord Harold Varden
The Romance of Tarzan (1918)
Clayton
The Seal of Silence (1918)
Beverly Rivers
Tarzan of the Apes (1918)
Lord Greystoke's brother

Misc. Crew (Feature Film)

The Light in the Forest (1958)
Stand-in

Cast (Short)

So You Think You're a Nervous Wreck (1946)
Main Street Today (1944)
The Four Star Boarder (1935)

Life Events

Bibliography