(September 23, 1930-December 1930) He acted in Rudolph Besier
's play, "The Barretts of Wimpole Street", at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Cedric Hardwicke
, Gwen Ffrangcon Davies
, Scott Sunderland
, Marjorie Mars
, Eileen Beldon
and Joan Barry
in the cast.
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British character actor, trained at RADA. On stage from 1927, films from 1937. Was best known for his performance as Sir Percy Blakeney in
Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel
, which he followed up with another hit in the comedy mystery
This Man Is News
. His later career was marred by an illness he contracted during World War II. His second wife was the actress Diana Churchill.