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Arthur Margetson (1887–1951)

Arthur Margetson was born on April 27, 1887 in London, England. He was an actor, known for Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943), Random Harvest (1942) and Broken Blossoms (1936). He was married to Shirley Grey and Barbara Wood. He died on August 13, 1951 in London. See full bio »


(age 64) in London, England, UK

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 1943 Thumbs Up
Bert Lawrence
 1942 Commandos Strike at Dawn
German Colonel
 1942 Random Harvest
 1940 Return to Yesterday
 1939 Magyar Melody (TV Movie)
Count Ferenc
 1939 The Nursemaid Who Disappeared
Det. Antony Gethryn
 1939 Me and My Pal
 1938 The Return of Carol Deane
Mark Poynton
 1938 Action for Slander
Capt. Hugh Bradford
 1937 Larceny Street
 1936 Head Office
 1935 Music Hath Charms
Alan Sterling
 1935 The Loves of Madame Dubarry
Count Du Barry
 1935 The Divine Spark
Ernesto Tosi
 1935 Regal Cavalcade
Dining Officer
 1934 Little Friend
 1934 The Great Defender
Leslie Locke
 1933 His Grace Gives Notice
George Barwick
 1932 Flat No. 9 (Short)
John Danvers
 1931 Many Waters
Jim Barcaldine
 1931 Other People's Sins
Bernard Barrington
 1930 Wolves
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He acted in George and Ira Gershwin's musical, "Tell Me More," at the Winter Garden Theatre in London, England with Heather Thatcher, Leslie Henson, Elsa MacFarlane, Ada Palmer, Claude Hulbert, Vera Lennox, Sylvia Hawkes, Muriel Barnby, George De Warfaz, Guy Fane, and Ernest Graham in the cast. See more »

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Distinguished-looking British stage and screen character actor, a former stockbroker's clerk. Regularly on Broadway after 1929 and in Hollywood from 1940.

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