(1914) He acted in Thomas Hardy's play, "The Dynasts," at the Kingsway Theatre in London, England with Henry Ainley, Esme Beringer, Carrie Haase, Nicholas Hannen, Rutland Barrington, Sydney Valentine, and Murray Carrington in the cast. Harley Granville Barker was producer and editor. Norman...
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The son of Isaac Herbert Jeayes, who worked on the archival staff of the British Museum (Assistant Keeper in the Department of Manuscripts). Allen appeared in films from 1918, his deep voice featuring prominently in authoritarian roles, often as police officers and judges. He is chiefly remembered for several strong performances in films of Alexander Korda
between 1934 and 1940.