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Robert Atkins (I) (1886–1972)

Robert Atkins was born on August 10, 1886 in Dulwich, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Stairway to Heaven (1946), The Cardinal (1936) and Johnson Was No Gentleman (1939). He was married to Mary Sumner and Ethel Davey. He died on February 9, 1972 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 85) in London, England, UK

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 1963 Mr. Justice Duncannon (TV Series)
Lord White
- Burden of Proof (1963) ... Lord White
 1961 Sykes and A... (TV Series)
 1959 The Honey Siege (TV Series)
Curé
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... Curé
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... Curé
- Episode #1.3 (1959) ... Curé
 1950-1956 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Caliban / Sir John Falstaff / Robert Courtney
- The Tempest (1956) ... Caliban
- Promise of Tomorrow (1950) ... Robert Courtney
 1951 A Midsummer Night's Dream (TV Movie)
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 1949 If This Be Sin
George Drummond
 1948 Jenny Villiers (TV Movie)
Edmund Ludlow
 1946 Stairway to Heaven
The Vicar
 1946 A Midsummer Night's Dream (TV Movie)
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 1942 Let the People Sing
Hassock
 1941 He Found a Star
Frank Forrester
 1939 Two Gentlemen of Soho (TV Movie)
 1938 Two Gentlemen of Soho (TV Movie)
 1937 Victoria the Great
Garter King-at-Arms
 1936 Everything Is Thunder
Adjutant
 1936 The Cardinal
Gen. Belmont
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "As You Like It", at the Open Air Theatre in Regents Park, London, England with Cecilia Sonnenberg and Leslie French in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Sir Robert Atkins
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Trivia:

Trained at London's Academy of Dramatic Art. On stage from 1906, invariably in Shakespearean roles at the Old Vic or at the Stratford Memorial Theatre.

Star Sign:

Leo

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