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Ernest Arnley (1903–1988)

Ernest Arnley was born in 1903 in Brighton, 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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 1974 Holiday with Strings (TV Movie)
 1970 Steptoe and Son (TV Series)
- Men of Property (1970)
 1970 Oh Brother! (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
 1946 Randle and All That (Short) (as Arnley & Gloria)
 1945 Home Sweet Home
Colonel Wright's Employee (uncredited)
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 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)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Arnley & Gloria

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Changed his name by deed poll from Symondson to Arnley in February 1941. See more »

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