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Franklin Dyall (1870–1950)

Franklin Dyall was born on February 3, 1870 in Liverpool, England. He was an actor and director, known for The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933), Easy Virtue (1928) and Atlantic (1929). He was married to Mary Merrall and Mary Phyllis Logan. He died on May 8, 1950 in Worthing, Sussex, England. See full bio »
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 1948 Bonnie Prince Charlie
 1946 The Ringer (TV Movie)
Maurice Meister
 1943 Yellow Canary
Captain Foster
 1940 All at Sea
Dr. Stolk
 1938 Mr. Satan
 1937 Leave It to Me
 1937 Captain's Orders
 1937 Fire Over England (uncredited)
 1936 The Conquest of the Air
Jerome de Ascoli
 1935 The Case of Gabriel Perry
 1934 Mr. Stringfellow Says No
Count Hokana
 1933 Called Back
Dr. Jose Manuel
 1932 Men of Steel
Charles Paxton
 1931 A Safe Affair
Rupert Gay
 1931 The Limping Man
 1931 Night in Montmartre
Max Levine
 1931 Alibi
Sir Roger Ackroyd
 1929 Atlantic
John Rool
 1928 Easy Virtue
Laura's Husband
 1919 The Garden of Resurrection
 1916 Esther (Short)
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He acted in Edgar Wallace's play, "The Ringer," at the Wyndham's Theatre in London, England with Dorothy Dickson, Leslie Faber, Gordon Harker, Eric Stanley, Nigel Bruce, Leslie Banks, Henry Forbes, Betty Hicks, Arthur Stratton, and Naomi Jacob in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Franklyn Dyall

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Stern-looking British character actor, on stage from 1894. In films from 1916. See more »

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