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Walter Byron (1899–1972)

Leading man in lesser U.S. films, and supporting or minor player in better-known U.S. films, from the late 1920s through the late 1930s. And I don't understand why your system rejects this contribution as too short, considering that my edited version is longer than the original was. This is the only biographical info we have for this man, so it ... See full bio »

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 1942 Gentleman Jim
Ringside Telegrapher (uncredited)
 1942 Once Upon a Honeymoon
Guard (uncredited)
 1942 The Mummy's Tomb
Searcher (uncredited)
 1942 Mrs. Miniver
Man in Tavern (uncredited)
 1942 Nazi Agent
Officer (uncredited)
 1941 Confirm or Deny
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1941 One Night in Lisbon
Dinner Guest (uncredited)
 1941 A Girl, a Guy, and a Gob
Opera Patron (uncredited)
 1939 Crashing Thru
 1939 Death Goes North
Al Norton
 1939 Risky Business
Actor (uncredited)
 1938 Trade Winds
Bob (uncredited)
 1938 Frontier Scout
Lieutenant Adams
 1938 Mr. Boggs Steps Out
Dennis Andrews
 1937 As Good as Married
 1937 Top of the Town
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
 1936 The Bridge of Sighs
Arny Norman
 1935 If You Could Only Cook
Roy - Pianist at Wedding Rehearsal (uncredited)
 1935 Folies Bergère de Paris
Marquis René de Lac
 1934 British Agent
Under Secretary Stanley
 1934 All Men Are Enemies
Walter Ripton
 1934 Once to Every Woman
Dr. Preston
 1934 Man of Two Worlds
Eric Pager
 1933 East of Fifth Avenue
Paul Baxter
 1933 Big Time or Bust
John Hammond
 1933 Charlie Chan's Greatest Case
Henry Jennison
 1933 Kiss of Araby
Lt. W. B. Lawrence
 1933 Lost in Limehouse (Short)
Harold Heartright
 1933 What Price Decency
Tom O'Neil
 1933 Grand Slam
Barney Starr (uncredited)
 1932 The Savage Girl
Jim Franklin
 1932 The Crusader
Joe Carson
 1932 This Sporting Age
Charles Morrell
 1932 Exposure
Andy Bryant
 1932 Week Ends Only
Jimmy Brigg
 1932 Society Girl
 1932 Sinners in the Sun
Eric Nelson
 1932 Shop Angel
Don Irwin
 1932 The Menace
Ronald Quayle / Robert Crockett
 1932 Three Wise Girls
Jerry Dexter
 1931 The Yellow Ticket
Count Nikolai
 1931 Leftover Ladies
 1931 The Last Flight
 1931 The Reckless Hour
Allen Crane
 1931 The Lion and the Lamb
 1930 The Dancers
 1930 Not Damaged
Kirk Randolph
 1929 Queen Kelly
Prince Wolfram
 1928 Le passager (as Walter Butler)
 1928 Yvette (as Walter Butler)
 1928 The Awakening
Count Karl von Hagen
 1928 Hubby's Weekend Trip (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1928 Tommy Atkins
Harold (as Walter Butler)
 1928 Two Little Drummer Boys
Capt. Carsdale (as Walter Butler)
 1928 Victory
Major King (as Walter Butler)
 1928 Croquette
Bob (as Walter Butler)
 1927 One of the Best
Lt. Dudley Keppel (as Walter Butler)
 1927 Passion Island
Tony (as Walter Butler)
 1927 White Heat
Julian Jefferson (as Walter Butler)
 1926 Dream Faces (Short) (as Walter Butler)
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Alternate Names:

Walter Butler


5' 11¼" (1.81 m)

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British-born leading man of American films spanning the years 1928 to 1942, initially under contract to Samuel Goldwyn. Though handsome, he was rather uncharismatic and never quite made the grade as a star. See more »

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