Harry Beresford


Actor

About

Birth Place
London, England, GB
Born
November 04, 1863
Died
October 04, 1944

Biography

Harry Beresford was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Beresford appeared in such films as the Richard Dix sports "The Quarterback" (1926), "Charlie Chan Carries On" (1931) and "Heaven on Earth" (1931). He also appeared in "The Match King" (1932), the Barbara Stanwyck drama "So Big" (1932) and the Lionel Atwill thrilling adaptation "Doctor X"...

Biography

Harry Beresford was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Beresford appeared in such films as the Richard Dix sports "The Quarterback" (1926), "Charlie Chan Carries On" (1931) and "Heaven on Earth" (1931). He also appeared in "The Match King" (1932), the Barbara Stanwyck drama "So Big" (1932) and the Lionel Atwill thrilling adaptation "Doctor X" (1932). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "Ever in My Heart" (1933), the drama "Night Flight" (1933) with John Barrymore and "The Mind Reader" (1933). He also appeared in "I Cover the Waterfront" (1933). In the latter part of his career, he tackled roles in "The Little Minister" (1934), "David Copperfield" (1935) with W C Fields and the dramatic adaptation "Anna Karenina" (1935) with Greta Garbo. He also appeared in "I Found Stella Parish" (1935) and "Grand Jury" (1936). Beresford last acted in the Bobby Mauch adventure "The Prince and the Pauper" (1937). Beresford passed away in October 1944 at the age of 81.

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Newsboys' Home (1938)
O'Dowd
She Asked for It (1937)
Mr. Switch
She's No Lady (1937)
Uncle John
The Go Getter (1937)
M. M. Baker
They Won't Forget (1937)
Confederate soldier
The Prince and the Pauper (1937)
The Watch
Postal Inspector (1936)
Ritter
Follow the Fleet (1936)
Captain Hickey
Grand Jury (1936)
Tom Evans
Klondike Annie (1936)
Brother Bowser
In His Steps (1936)
Davidson
Seven Keys to Baldpate (1935)
Lige Quimby
I Found Stella Parish (1935)
James
I'll Love You Always (1935)
Henry Irving Clegg
A Dog of Flanders (1935)
Sacristan
Anna Karénina (1935)
Matve
Page Miss Glory (1935)
Kimball
David Copperfield (1935)
Dr. Chillip
The Merry Frinks (1934)
Mr. Brumby
Friends of Mr. Sweeney (1934)
Claude
Cleopatra (1934)
Soothsayer
Fashions of 1934 (1934)
Bookseller
Dinner at Eight (1934)
Fosdick
The Little Minister (1934)
John Spens
The Mind Reader (1933)
Blaney
Night Flight (1933)
Roblet
Murders in the Zoo (1933)
Professor Evans
I Cover the Waterfront (1933)
Old Chris
College Coach (1933)
Professor
Ever in My Heart (1933)
Eli
Little Women (1933)
Doctor Bangs
Bondage (1933)
Bureau of Missing Persons (1933)
The man
The Sign of the Cross (1932)
Flavius
Two Seconds (1932)
Dance Team (1932)
Herbert Wilson
Doctor X (1932)
Dr. Duke
Scandal for Sale (1932)
Brownie
Forgotten Commandments (1932)
Priest
The Match King (1932)
Christian Hobe
The Strange Love of Molly Louvain (1932)
Taxi driver
High Pressure (1932)
Dr. Rudolph
So Big (1932)
Adam Ooms
Up Pops the Devil (1931)
Mr. Platt
The Secret Call (1931)
Frank Kelly
Finn and Hattie (1931)
A street cleaner
Sooky (1931)
Mr. Willoughby
Scandal Sheet (1931)
Arnold
Heaven on Earth (1931)
Captain Lilly
Sob Sister (1931)
Pa Stevens
Charlie Chan Carries On (1931)
Kent
The Quarterback (1926)
Elmer Stone

Writer (Feature Film)

The Long Shot (1939)
Original Story

Life Events

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