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Gilbert Emery (I) (1875–1945)

Character actor in portrayals of distinguished or aristocratic types; in films from 1921 until the year he died. See full bio »

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 1945 The Brighton Strangler
Dr. Manby
 1943 The Return of the Vampire
Dr. Walter Saunders
 1943 Appointment in Berlin
Gen. Marston (uncredited)
 1943 Sherlock Holmes in Washington
Sir Henry Marchmont (uncredited)
 1942 King of the Mounties
Commissioner Morrison
 1942 Escape from Hong Kong
Col. J.A. Crossley
 1942 The Remarkable Andrew
Mr. Thomas Jefferson
 1941 Sundown
 1941 New Wine
The School Principal
 1941 A Woman's Face
Associate Judge
 1941 Singapore Woman
Sir Stanley Moore
 1941 Scotland Yard
Sir Clive Heathcote
 1941 That Hamilton Woman
Lord Spencer
 1941 Rage in Heaven
Mr. Black
 1941 Adam Had Four Sons
Dr. Lane
 1940 South of Suez
 1940 River's End
 1940 Anne of Windy Poplars
Stephen Pringle
 1940 Waterloo Bridge
Colonel at Luncheon (uncredited)
 1939 Raffles
 1939 Nurse Edith Cavell
Brand Whitlock
 1939 The Lady's from Kentucky
Pinckney Rodell
 1939 Juarez
An Ambassador (scenes deleted)
 1939 The Saint Strikes Back
Martin Eastman
 1938 Storm Over Bengal
Colonel Torrance
 1938 A Man to Remember
Dr. Robinson
 1938 Lord Jeff
 1938 Making the Headlines
Edmund Sandford
 1937 Double or Nothing
Mr. Mitchell
 1937 The Life of Emile Zola
Minister of War
 1937 Souls at Sea
Captain Martisel
 1937 Silent Barriers
George Stephen - Member of C.P.R. Board
 1936 Bullets or Ballots
Mr. Thorndyke
 1936 Dracula's Daughter
Sir Basil Humphrey
 1936 Little Lord Fauntleroy
 1935 Magnificent Obsession
Doctor Ramsay
 1935 Peter Ibbetson
 1935 Without Regret
Inspector Hayes
 1935 Harmony Lane
Mr. Foster
 1935 Reckless Roads
Amos Truslow
 1935 Ladies Crave Excitement
J. Fenton Howell
 1935 Goin' to Town
 1935 Cardinal Richelieu
 1935 Let's Live Tonight
Maharajah de Jazaar
 1935 Night Life of the Gods
 1935 Clive of India
Mr. Sullivan
 1934 The Man Who Reclaimed His Head
His Excellency (uncredited)
 1934 Now and Forever
James Higginson
 1934 One More River
The Judge
 1934 Grand Canary
Captain Renton
 1934 Whom the Gods Destroy
Professor Weaver
 1934 Where Sinners Meet
Dominic, the Butler
 1934 I Believed in You
Pamela's Friend (uncredited)
 1934 The House of Rothschild
Prime Minister
 1934 Coming-Out Party
Herbert Emerson Stanhope
 1934 All of Me
The Dean
 1933 Gallant Lady
Undetermined Secondary Role (scenes deleted)
 1932 Okay America!
Secretary John Drake
 1932 The Man Called Back
Defense Counsel
 1931 Rich Man's Folly
 1931 The Ruling Voice
Andrew Gregory
 1931 The Yellow Ticket
Sir Hubert, British Ambassador (uncredited)
 1931 Party Husband
Ben Holliday (uncredited)
 1931 Ladies' Man
Horace Fendley
 1931 The Lady Refuses
Sir Gerald Courtney
 1931 Scandal Sheet
 1930 A Lady's Morals
 1930 Let Us Be Gay
 1930 Prince of Diamonds
 1930 Sarah and Son
John Ashmore
 1929 The Sky Hawk
Major Nelson
 1929 Behind That Curtain
Sir Frederick Bruce (as Gilbert Emory)
 1922 Any Wife
Mr. John Hill
 1921 Cousin Kate
Heath Desmond
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Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)

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Other Works:

Stage Play: Men Must Fight. Written by Reginald Lawrence and S.K. Lauren. Directed by Arthur Sircom. Lyceum Theatre: 14 Oct 1932- Nov 1932 (closing date unknown/35 performances). Cast: Edgar Barrier (as "Jose"), Janet Beecher (as "Laura Seward"), J. Malcolm Dunn, Gilbert Emery (as "Edwin Seward"), Alma Kruger (as "Madame Seward"), Douglass... See more »

Alternate Names:

Gilbert Emory


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Ambulance man in France during WWI. Also wrote plays performed in Broadway and scripts for Hollywood. See more »

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