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Charles Cullum (1899–1979)

Charles Cullum was born on March 8, 1899 in Barry Docks, Wales as Robert Perry Cullum. He was an actor and writer, known for The Man in the White Suit (1951), An English Summer (1949) and Perfect Understanding (1933). He died in 1979 in Lewes, Sussex, England. See full bio »


(age 79) in Lewes, Sussex, England, UK
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Known For

The Man in the White Suit
The Man in the White Suit 1st Company Director
An English Summer
An English Summer Flight Lieutenant Smithers
Perfect Understanding
Perfect Understanding Sir John Fitzmaurice
Borrow a Million
Borrow a Million Michael Trent


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 1965 Our Man at St. Mark's (TV Series)
- The Yo-Yo Again (1965) ... Magistrate
 1965 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mr. Commissioner
- Beautiful Forever (1965) ... Mr. Commissioner
 1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
- Blood and Water (1965) ... Merridale
 1964 Victoria Regina (TV Mini-Series)
Bishop of Rochester
- Winter (1964) ... Bishop of Rochester
 1961 The President
Sir Merryl
 1960 The Herries Chronicle (TV Series)
English Colonel
- Rogue Herries - 1745 (1960) ... English Colonel
 1950-1958 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Earl of Shrewsbury / Sgt. Gibson
- Till Time Shall End (1958) ... Earl of Shrewsbury
 1958 The Reluctant Debutante
English Colonel (uncredited)
 1957-1958 The Royalty (TV Series)
Charlie Manders
- Episode #2.2 (1958) ... Charlie Manders
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... Charlie Manders
 1957 All at Sea
Maj. Kent
 1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
The Captain
- Evening in Hochsberg (1957) ... The Captain
 1957 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Austin Penrose
- This Was a Woman (1957) ... Austin Penrose
 1951 The Man in the White Suit
1st Company Director
 1949 A Run for Your Money
Powerful man (uncredited)
 1949 The Amazing Mr. Beecham
 1949 An English Summer (TV Movie)
Flight Lieutenant Smithers
 1949 It's Not Cricket
Sir Leslie Lawson
 1948 Bonnie Prince Charlie
Sir John MacDonald (uncredited)
 1948 Take Back Your Freedom (TV Movie)
Brigadier Sir Montague Carter
 1934 Borrow a Million
Michael Trent
 1934 To Be a Lady
Dudley Chalfont
 1934/II They'll Never Surrender
Arnold Melchthal
 1933 Perfect Understanding
Sir John Fitzmaurice
 1932 Self Made Lady
Lord Max Mariven
 1920 The Children of Gibeon
Jack Conyers
Show Show Writer (1 credit)

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On 29 December, 1930, Mary Ellen Chaddock, a popular British magazine model, reportable committed suicide after learning Cullum had married in New York. At the time he was touring the United States playing Captain Stanhope in the British war drama, "Journey's End". Cullum would later state that there was never a hint of engagement between him and Miss Chaddock.

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