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Ernest Arnley (1903–1988)

Ernest Arnley was born on November 11, 1903 in Brighton, Sussex, England as Ernest William Symondson. He was an actor, known for Holiday with Strings (1974), Down Melody Lane (1943) and Bold as Brass (1963). He was married to Gloria Day. He died in December 1988 in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Holiday with Strings
Down Melody Lane
Down Melody Lane Soundtrack
Bold as Brass
Bold as Brass Mr. Thursby
Randle and All That


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 1974 Holiday with Strings (TV Movie)
 1970 Steptoe and Son (TV Series)
- Men of Property (1970)
 1970 Oh Brother! (TV Series)
 1965 Sykes and A... (TV Series)
 1964 Bold as Brass (TV Series)
Mr. Thursby
- Episode #1.6 (1964) ... Mr. Thursby
- Episode #1.5 (1964) ... Mr. Thursby
- Episode #1.4 (1964) ... Mr. Thursby
- Episode #1.3 (1964) ... Mr. Thursby
 1957 Dick Whittington (TV Movie)
Sarah, the Cook
 1946 Randle and All That (Short) (as Arnley & Gloria)
 1945 Home Sweet Home
Colonel Wright's Employee (uncredited)
 1939 Byng-Ho! (TV Series)
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 1946 Randle and All That (Short) (music: "It's Rhythm" - uncredited) / (performer: "It's Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1945 Home Sweet Home (music: "It's Rhythm" - uncredited) / (performer: "It's Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1943 Down Melody Lane (music: "It's Rhythm") / (performer: "It's Rhythm")
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 1971 Top of the Bill (Documentary)
 1955 The Saturday Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 3 December 1955 (1955) ... Himself (as Arnley & Gloria)
 1938 Re-View (TV Series)
Himself - Performer
- Episode dated 15 November 1938 (1938) ... Himself - Performer
 1937 Queue for Song (TV Series)
Himself - Performer
- Episode dated 20 October 1937 (1937) ... Himself - Performer

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Alternate Names:

Arnley & Gloria

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Appeared for many years in British variety with his wife under the names Arnley and Gloria. See more »

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