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Robert Adair (I) (1900–1954)

Robert Adair was born on January 3, 1900 in San Francisco, California, USA. He was an actor, known for The Face at the Window (1939), The Prince and the Pauper (1937) and The Captain's Paradise (1953). He died on August 10, 1954 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 54) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Face at the Window
The Face at the Window Police Inspector Gouffert
The Prince and the Pauper
The Captain's Paradise
The Captain's Paradise Customs official #3
Journey's End
Journey's End Capt. Hardy


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 1956 Adventure Theater (TV Series)
- Falstaff's Fur Coat (1956) ... Mills
 1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series)
John Cusby
- The Sorcerer (1956) ... John Cusby
 1954 Meet Mr. Callaghan
August Meraulton
 1954 Eight O'Clock Walk
Mr. Pettigrew
 1953 The Intruder
 1953 Norman Conquest
Baron von Henschel
 1953 The Captain's Paradise
Customs official #3
 1953 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
- The Accused (1953) ... Grim
 1953 The Accused
 1953 There Was a Young Lady
 1952 The Gambler and the Lady
Engles (uncredited)
 1951-1952 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Carl Vollaire / Jo Stengel
- They Came by Night (1952) ... Carl Vollaire
 1952 Scotland Yard Inspector
John - film director
 1952 Theatre Royal (TV Movie)
Oscar Wolfe
 1951 The Madame Gambles
 1951 Wall of Death
 1950 Portrait of Clare
Sir Joseph Astill
 1950 Stage Fright
Rough Individual (uncredited)
 1949 I Was a Male War Bride
Col. Bliven (uncredited)
 1949 Man on the Run
 1948 It's Hard to Be Good
Committee Man (uncredited)
 1948 The Silk Noose
Sgt. Brooks
 1939 Jamaica Inn
Captain Murray (uncredited)
 1939 Who Is Guilty?
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1939 The Face at the Window
Police Inspector Gouffert
 1939 Me and My Pal
 1938 What a Man!
Lord Bromwich
 1937 London by Night
Bobby (uncredited)
 1937 The Road Back
Policeman (uncredited)
 1937 There Goes My Girl
Robert - the Doorman (uncredited)
 1937 The Prince and the Pauper
First Guard
 1937 Call It a Day
Butler (uncredited)
 1937 Bulldog Drummond Escapes
Woolsey (uncredited)
 1936 Empty Saddles
Ezra Biggers (uncredited)
 1936 Happy Go Lucky (uncredited)
 1936 Lloyd's of London
Bailiff (uncredited)
 1936 Suzy
London (uncredited)
 1936 Sons o' Guns
Sentry (uncredited)
 1936 Brilliant Marriage
Thorne, the Butler
 1936 Sylvia Scarlett
Turnkey (uncredited)
 1935 Mutiny on the Bounty
Warden (uncredited)
 1935 Peter Ibbetson
Prisoner (uncredited)
 1935 The Last Outpost
Sergeant in general's office (uncredited)
 1935 The Crusades
English Chamberlain (uncredited)
 1935 Top Hat
London Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1935 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Yorkshire Pioneer (uncredited)
 1935 The Girl Who Came Back
Charles Matthews
 1935 Vanessa: Her Love Story
Benjamin's Assailant at Fair (uncredited)
 1934 Father Brown, Detective
Policeman (uncredited)
 1934 Limehouse Blues
Policeman (uncredited)
 1934 The Painted Veil
Polo Player (scenes deleted)
 1934 Great Expectations
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1934 Student Tour
English Trainer (uncredited)
 1934 Treasure Island
Tom - Seaman (uncredited)
 1934 Stingaree
Doorman (uncredited)
 1934 Where Sinners Meet
Jacob, the heavy Footman
 1934 Sisters Under the Skin
Englishman (as Robert A'Dair)
 1934 Riptide
Bartender (uncredited)
 1934 The Mystery of Mr. X
Constable (uncredited)
 1933 Blind Adventure
Large Constable (uncredited)
 1933 Captured!
Provost Marshal Officer (uncredited)
 1933 Morning Glory
Roberts (uncredited)
 1933 The Kiss Before the Mirror
Courtroom Officer (uncredited)
 1933 Hell Below
British Officer (uncredited)
 1933 Fast Workers
Mr. Shore - Millie's Boyfriend (uncredited)
 1933 King of the Jungle
John C. Knolls (uncredited)
 1933 The Secret of Madame Blanche
British Soldier (uncredited)
 1932 Lovers Courageous
Boat Passenger (uncredited)
 1931 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Ivy's Admirer at Music Hall (uncredited)
 1930 Way for a Sailor
Seaman Collecting Pay (uncredited)
 1930 Raffles
Lord Melrose's Butler (uncredited)

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