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Philip Merivale (1886–1946)

Philip Merivale was born on November 2, 1886 in Rehutia, Manickpur, India. He was an actor and writer, known for The Stranger (1946), Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1941) and Sister Kenny (1946). He was married to Gladys Cooper and Viva Birkett. He died on March 12, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1946 Sister Kenny
Dr. Brack
 1945 Adventure
Old Ramon Estado
 1945 Tonight and Every Night
Reverend Gerald Lundy
 1944 Nothing But Trouble
Prince Saul
 1944 The Hour Before the Dawn
Sir Leslie Buchanon
 1943 Lost Angel
Professor Peter Vincent
 1943 This Land Is Mine
Professor Sorel
 1943 Hangmen Also Die!
Policeman (uncredited)
 1942 Crossroads
 1942 This Above All
Dr. Roger Cathaway
 1942 Lady for a Night
Stephen Alderson
 1941 Pacific Blackout
John Runnell
 1941 Rage in Heaven
Mr. Higgins
 1936 Give Us This Night
Marcello Bonelli
 1914 Trilby
Taffy Wynne
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 1936 All In (play "Tattenham Corner")

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Stage Play: Call it a Day. Comedy. Written by Dodie Smith. Directed by Tyrone Guthrie [earliest Broadway credit]. Morosco Theatre: 28 Jan 1936- Jul 1936 (closing date unknown/194 performances). Cast: Glenn Anders (as "Paul Francis"), Gladys Cooper (as "Dorothy Hilton"), Philip Merivale (as "Roger Hilton"), John Buckmaster, Valerie Cossart ... See more »

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6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Entered films during silents. See more »

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