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J.H. Roberts (1884–1961)

J.H. Roberts was born on July 11, 1884 in London, England as John Henry Roberts. He was an actor and director, known for The Girl Was Young (1937), Spitfire (1942) and The Divorce of Lady X (1938). He was married to Beatrice Smith. He died on February 1, 1961 in London. See full bio »


(age 76) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Girl Was Young
The Girl Was Young Mr. Briggs - Solicitor
Spitfire Sir Robert McLean
The Silence of the Sea


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 1949 Marry Me
Old Gent in Train
 1948 Quartet
West (segment "The Colonel's Lady")
 1948 Dulcimer Street
Old Gentleman (uncredited)
 1948 Uneasy Terms
 1948 Fly Away Peter (TV Movie)
Mr. Hapgood
 1948 Blanche Fury
 1947 The Ghosts of Berkeley Square
Doctor (uncredited)
 1946 The Silence of the Sea (TV Movie)
The Uncle
 1945 The Agitator
Mr. Ambler
 1943 The Dark Tower
Dr. Wilson
 1942 The Young Mr. Pitt
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1942 Spitfire
Sir Robert McLean
 1942 Uncensored
Father Corot
 1942 Courageous Mr. Penn
 1941 He Found a Star
Mr. Victor Cavour
 1941 Suicide Squadron
Residing Physician
 1940 Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt
Dean of Bowgate
 1940 Night Train to Munich
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1939 Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Doctor (uncredited)
 1939 Mary Rose (TV Movie)
Mr. Morland
 1938 Alf's Button Afloat
 1938 The Divorce of Lady X
 1937 The Rat
The Butler
 1937 The Girl Was Young
Mr. Briggs - Solicitor
 1937 Troopship
Dr. Pearson
 1936 The Mill on the Floss
Mr. Glegg (as F.H. Roberts)
 1936 Accused
President of Court (as John Roberts)
 1936 Juggernaut
Chalmers (as H.H. Roberts)
 1936 Pot Luck
 1935 The Morals of Marcus
Butler (as J. H. Roberts)
 1935 Regal Cavalcade
 1934 The Green Pack
Dr. Thurston
 1933 It's a Boy
 1931 Alibi
Dr. Sheppard
 1931 A Safe Affair
 1913 Streets of New York (Short)
Captain Fairweather
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Archibald De Bear and Norman O'Neill's revue, "R.S.V.P," at the Vaudeville Theatre in London, England with Robert Hale, Joyce Barbour, Enid Stamp-Taylor, Cyril Ritchard, Mimi Crawford, Quentin Tod, and Annie Kasmir in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

F.H. Roberts | H.H. Roberts | J. H. Roberts | John Roberts

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Became an actor in 1909.

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