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Robert Greig (1879–1958)

Robert Greig was born on December 27, 1879 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He was an actor, known for Sullivan's Travels (1941), The Lady Eve (1941) and Trouble in Paradise (1932). He died on June 27, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1949 Bride of Vengeance
 1948 Unfaithfully Yours
Jules - the Valet (uncredited)
 1947 Forever Amber
Magistrate (uncredited)
 1945 Love, Honor and Goodbye
Charles, the Butler
 1945 The Cheaters
 1945 Nob Hill
Patton, Curruthers' Butler (uncredited)
 1945 Hollywood and Vine
 1945 Earl Carroll Vanities
Vonce - the Butler
 1945 The Picture of Dorian Gray
Sir Thomas
 1944 Mrs. Parkington
Mr. Orlando (uncredited)
 1944 The Great Moment
Roberts, Morton's Butler (uncredited)
 1944 Summer Storm
Gregory - Volsky's Butler
 1944 Million Dollar Kid
Spevin - Cortlands' Butler (as Robert Grieg)
 1943 Three Hearts for Julia
Cairns, Anton's Butler (uncredited)
 1942 Arabian Nights
 1942 Laugh Your Blues Away
 1942 The Palm Beach Story
Third Member Ale and Quail Club
 1942 I Married a Witch
Town Crier
 1942 The Moon and Sixpence
Maitland - Wolfe's Valet (uncredited)
 1942 Girl Trouble
 1942 Tales of Manhattan
Lazar the Tailor (Boyer sequence) (uncredited)
 1942 I Married an Angel
Oscar (uncredited)
 1942 The Mad Martindales
Wallace Butler
 1941 Sullivan's Travels
Sullivan's Butler
 1941 My Life with Caroline
Albert (uncredited)
 1941 Moon Over Miami
 1941 Hello, Sucker
Mr. Watson (uncredited)
 1941 Hudson's Bay
Sir Robert
 1940 The Thief of Bagdad
Man of Basra (uncredited)
 1940 No Time for Comedy
 1939 Charlie McCarthy, Detective
2nd Buther (uncredited)
 1939 The Honeymoon's Over
Horace Kellogg
 1939 Tower of London
Friar Cautioning John Wyatt (uncredited)
 1939 Little Accident
Butler (uncredited)
 1939 Way Down South
Judge Ravenal
 1939 It Could Happen to You
 1938 The Law West of Tombstone
Townsman at Table (uncredited)
 1938 You Can't Take It With You
Lord Melville (uncredited)
 1938 Algiers
Andre Giraux
 1938 The Adventures of Marco Polo
Chamberlain (as Robert Grieg)
 1938 Midnight Intruder
Willetts, the Reitter Butler
 1937 Lady Behave!
 1937 My Dear Miss Aldrich
The Major Domo
 1937 Easy Living
 1937 The Road Back
Member of Dinner Party (uncredited)
 1937 Michael O'Halloran
Craig, the Butler
 1936 Stowaway
 1936 Lloyd's of London
Lord Drayton
 1936 Theodora Goes Wild
Uncle John
 1936 Easy to Take
Judd - Butler
 1936 The Devil-Doll
Emil Coulvet
 1936 Trouble for Two
Fat Man
 1936 Small Town Girl
Childers, Dakin's Butler
 1936 The Unguarded Hour
 1936 The Great Ziegfeld
Ziegfeld's Butler (uncredited)
 1936 Rose-Marie
Hotel Manager
 1936 Three Live Ghosts
John Ferguson, Brockton's Butler
 1935 I Live for Love
Fat Man Dancing at Nightclub (as Robert Grieg)
 1935 The Bishop Misbehaves
 1935 The Gay Deception
 1935 Woman Wanted
Peedles (as Robert Grieg)
 1935 Mark of the Vampire
Fat Man (uncredited)
 1935 Les Misérables
Prison Governor at Jean's Release (uncredited)
 1935 Clive of India
Mr. Pemberton
 1934 One More River
 1934 Cockeyed Cavaliers
The Duke of Weskit
 1934 Madame Du Barry
The King's Chef (uncredited)
 1934 The Love Captive
First Butler
 1934 Stingaree
The Innkeeper
 1934 Upperworld
Marc Caldwell--Butler
 1934 Easy to Love
 1933 Female
James - Alison's Main Butler (uncredited)
 1933 Meet the Baron
Explorer (uncredited)
 1933 It's Great to Be Alive
 1933 Midnight Mary
Potter - Tom's Butler (uncredited)
 1933 Horse Play
Hotel Doorman (uncredited)
 1933 Peg o' My Heart
Jarvis (butler)
 1933 Pleasure Cruise
 1933 The Mind Reader
Swami (uncredited)
 1933 Dangerously Yours
 1933 Men Must Fight
 1932 Jitters the Butler (Short)
Jitters, the butler
 1932 Robbers' Roost
Tulliver the Butler
 1932 The Conquerors
Mr. Downey (uncredited)
 1932 Trouble in Paradise
Jacques, Mariette's Butler
 1932 Love Me Tonight
Major Domo Flammand
 1932 Horse Feathers
Biology Professor (uncredited)
 1932 Jewel Robbery
Main Reading Wiener Journal (uncredited)
 1932 The Tenderfoot
 1932 Man Wanted
Harper (scenes deleted)
 1932 Beauty and the Boss
 1932 Lovers Courageous
Doorman (uncredited)
 1932 Stepping Sisters
 1931 Tonight or Never
 1931 Born to Love
Hansom Cabby (uncredited)
 1931 No Limit
Doorman (uncredited)
 1930 Paramount on Parade
Minor Role (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)

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Stage Play: Animal Crackers. Musical comedy. Book by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind. Music by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby. Lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby. Musical Director: Gus Salzer. Musical Direction by Gus Salzer. Musical Direction by Russell Markert. Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey. Drected by Oscar Eagle. 44th Street ... See more »

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Robert Grieg

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On stage in Australia, performing in all major capital cities, 1912-21. Broadway debut in 1928. Specialised in pompous butlers and made some of his best films in the 1940's under the direction of comedy expert Preston Sturges. See more »

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