(1914). Stage Play: The Dear Fool. Written by H.V. Esmond
. Garrick Theatre: 26 Jan 1914- Feb 1914 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: Harry Ashford, Leslie Banks
, Marion Courtnay, Estelle Despa, H.V. Esmond, Reginald Purdell
[credited as Reginald Grasdorff], Fred Grove, Constance Groves, Eva Moore
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Stocky, dark-haired British stage and radio comedian, who later played supporting roles on screen and also occasionally contributed film scripts. Served with the British Army during World War I.