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William S. Gilbert (Character)
from Gilbert and Sullivan (1953)

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Alternate Names:
W. S. Gilbert / W.S. Gilbert / William Schwenck Gilbert / William Schwenk Gilbert


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  1. Mike Leigh in Conversation (2008) (V) Played by Jim Broadbent (as W. S. Gilbert)

  2. Topsy-Turvy (1999) Played by Jim Broadbent (as William Schwenck Gilbert)

  3. The Best of Gilbert and Sullivan (1983) (V) Played by Peter Cellier (as William Schwenk Gilbert)

  4. "Gilbert and Sullivan: The Immortal Jesters"
        - Shadows and Sunshine (1961) TV episode, Played by Ernest Clark (as W.S. Gilbert)
        - The Golden Years (1961) TV episode, Played by Ernest Clark (as W.S. Gilbert)
        - Overture (1961) TV episode, Played by Ernest Clark (as W.S. Gilbert)

  5. Gilbert and Sullivan (1953) Played by Robert Morley
    ... aka "The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan" - UK (original title)
    ... aka "The Great Gilbert and Sullivan" - USA
  6. The Return of Gilbert & Sullivan (1952) Played by Melville Cooper

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From Topsy-Turvy (1999)
Lucy Gilbert (Kitty): I should rather like to be an actor, upon the stage.
Gilbert: An actor?
Lucy Gilbert (Kitty): Yes. Wouldn't it be wondrous if perfectly commonplace people gave each other a round of applause at the end of the day?
[she claps enthusiastically]
Lucy Gilbert (Kitty): Well done, Kitty! Well done!
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