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Bert Lytell (1885–1954)

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Known For

The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse Himself - Host / College Professor
Lady Windermere's Fan
Lady Windermere's Fan Lord Windermere
Hitting the High Spots
One Man's Family
One Man's Family Henry Barbour


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 1952-1953 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series)
Charles Colburn / Merriweather
- Janie (1953) ... Charles Colburn
- I Like It Here (1952) ... Merriweather
 1953 The Orchid Award (TV Series)
Original host (1953)
 1951-1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
Dr. Hardensteen
- A Child Is Crying (1952) ... Dr. Hardensteen
- A Child Is Crying (1951) ... Dr. Hardensteen
 1949 One Man's Family (TV Series)
Henry Barbour
 1948-1949 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
College Professor
- I Like It Here (1948) ... College Professor
 1948 Hollywood Screen Test (TV Series)
Host (1948)
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Canteen Master of Ceremonies
 1931 The Stolen Jools (Short)
Bert Lytell (uncredited)
 1931 The Single Sin
Joe Strickland
 1927 Women's Wares
Robert Crane
 1927 The First Night
Dr. Richard Bard
 1926 That Model from Paris
Robert Richmond
 1926 The Gilded Butterfly
Brian Anestry
 1925 Ship of Souls
Langley Barnes
 1925 Never the Twain Shall Meet
Dan Pritchard
 1925 Eve's Lover
Baron Geraldo Maddox
 1925 Steele of the Royal Mounted
Philip Steele
 1925 The Boomerang
Dr. Sumner
 1924 Sandra
David Waring
 1924 A Son of the Sahara
Raoul Le Breton
 1923 The Eternal City
David Rossi
 1923 The Meanest Man in the World
Richard Clark
 1923 Rupert of Hentzau
King of Ruritania / Rudolph Rassendyll
 1922 Kick In
Chick Hewes
 1922 Sherlock Brown
William Brown
 1922 The Face Between
Tommy Carteret Sr. / Tommy Carteret Jr
 1922 The Right That Failed
Johnny Duffey
 1921 The Idle Rich
Samuel Weatherbee
 1921 Alias Ladyfingers
Robert Ashe - Ladyfingers
 1921 The Man Who
Bedford Mills
 1920 The Misleading Lady
Jack Craigen
 1920 The Price of Redemption
Leigh Dering
 1920 Alias Jimmy Valentine
Lee Randall / Jimmy Valentine
 1919 Easy to Make Money
James 'Jimmy' Frederick Slocum Jr.
 1919 One-Thing-At-a-Time O'Day
Stradivarius O'Day
 1919 The Lion's Den
the Reverend Sam Webster
 1919 Blind Man's Eyes
Hugh Overton, aka Philip D. Eaton
 1919/I Faith
George Farrelly
 1919 The Spender
Dick Bisbee
 1918/I Hitting the High Spots
Bob Durland
 1918 Unexpected Places
Dick Holloway
 1918 No Man's Land
Garrett Cope
 1918 The Trail to Yesterday
Ned 'Dakota' Keegles
 1918 Empty Pockets
Dr. Clinton Worthing
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