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Edward Lexy (1897–1970)

Edward Lexy was born on February 18, 1897 in London, England. He was an actor, known for Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard (1940), The Winslow Boy (1948) and Blanche Fury (1948). He died on January 31, 1970 in Dublin, Ireland. See full bio »

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(age 72) in Dublin, Ireland

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Known For

Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard
Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard Det.-Inspector Shott
(1940)
The Winslow Boy
The Winslow Boy First Elderly Member
(1948)
Blanche Fury
Blanche Fury Col. Jenkins
(1948)
Miss Robin Hood
(1952)

Filmography

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 1957 The Story of Esther Costello
Fourth Man in Irish Pub (uncredited)
 1957 The Rising of the Moon
Quartermaster Sergeant (3rd Episode)
 1956 Up in the World
Detective Superintendant
 1956 New Ramps for Old (TV Series)
Superintendent of Police
- Shop, Double Shop (1956) ... Superintendent of Police
 1956 The March Hare (uncredited)
 1955 Orders Are Orders
Capt. Ledger
 1955 Where There's a Will
Mafeking Brewer
 1955 Captain Lightfoot
Army general (uncredited)
 1954 The Golden Link
Maj. Grey
 1952 Miss Robin Hood
Wilson
 1952 You're Only Young Twice
Lord Carshennie
 1952 Mr. Lord Says No
Alderman
 1951 Night Was Our Friend
Arthur Glanville
 1951 Cloudburst
Cardew
 1951 The Smart Aleck
Inspector
 1950 Family Affairs (TV Series)
Major Blessington-Piper
- Pigging It (1950) ... Major Blessington-Piper
- Tony and the Fatal Dart (1950) ... Major Blessington-Piper
 1950 The 20 Questions Murder Mystery
Det. Insp. Charlton
 1949 The Gay Adventure
The Colonel
 1949 The Luck of the Graces (TV Movie)
Sam Grace
 1949 Children of Chance
Doctor
 1949 The Perfect Alibi (TV Movie)
Major Fothergill
 1949 For Them That Trespass
Second Prison Warden
 1949 It's Not Cricket
Brig. Falcon
 1949 Jill Darling (TV Movie)
Colonel Crawford
 1948 Bonnie Prince Charlie
Lachlan (uncredited)
 1948 My Brother's Keeper
Jess the Station Master (uncredited)
 1948 The Winslow Boy
First Elderly Member
 1948 Good-Time Girl
Mr. Morgan
 1948 Blanche Fury
Col. Jenkins
 1947 The Mark of Cain
Lord Rochford
 1947 The Ghosts of Berkeley Square
Brigadier (uncredited)
 1947 While I Live
Selby
 1947 Captain Boycott
Sgt. Dempsey
 1947 Temptation Harbor
Stationmaster (uncredited)
 1946 Secret Flight
Sir Desmond Prosser
 1946 A Girl in a Million
Policeman
 1946 Piccadilly Incident (uncredited)
 1946 The Proposal (TV Movie)
Tchubov
 1944 The Gay Intruders
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1941 Old Bill and Son
Soldier (uncredited)
 1940 Spare a Copper
Night Watchman
 1940 Convoy
Merchantman Skipper
 1940 Dangerous Comment (Short)
Percival
 1940 Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard
Det.-Inspector Shott
 1940 The Spider
Inspector Horridge
 1940 The Proud Valley
Commissionaire
 1940 Laugh It Off
Sgt. Maj. Slaughter
 1939 The Torso Murder Mystery
Det. Insp. William Barnard
 1939 Too Dangerous to Live
Inspector Cardby
 1939 The Amazing Mr. Forrest (uncredited)
 1939 The Outsider (uncredited)
 1938 Many Tanks Mr. Atkins
Sgt. Butterworth
 1938 Night Journey
Milstone Mike
 1938 The White Chateau (TV Movie)
 1938 Sidewalks of London
Mr. Such
 1938 Queen of Destiny
Dorset Soldier in Crimea (uncredited)
 1938 Storm Over Wicklow (TV Movie)
 1938 The Ascent of F6 (TV Movie)
 1938 The Cab (TV Movie)
Daniel Boothroyd, a friend
 1938 This Man Is News
Inspector Hollis
 1938 Queen of Crime
Sergeant
 1938 Drums
Sgt. Major Kernel (uncredited)
 1938 Action for Slander
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1938 The Divorce of Lady X
Peters, Club Attendant (uncredited)
 1938 Second Best Bed
Murdoch
 1937 The Green Cockatoo (uncredited)
 1937 Under Secret Orders
Carr's Orderly
 1937 Larceny Street
Inspector McInerney
 1937 Knight Without Armor
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1937 Troopship
Sgt. Brough
 1937 Street of Shadows (uncredited)
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British character actor, on stage from 1936 and in films soon after. Invariably in authoritarian roles as police officers, military brass, heavy fathers and the like. Retired 1958.

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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