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Ronald Simpson (1896–1957)

Ronald Simpson was born on September 27, 1896 in Acton, London, England. He was an actor and publicist, known for Song of Freedom (1936), The Cruel Sea (1953) and The Long Dark Hall (1951). He was married to Lila Maravan. He died on September 23, 1957 in Aldeburgh, Suffolk, England. See full bio »

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 1956 The Last Man to Hang?
Dr. Cartwright
 1955 As I Was Saying (TV Series)
- A Deal in Diving (1955)
 1954 Bless This House (TV Movie)
Mr. Bevan
 1953 The Cruel Sea
 1950-1951 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Pastor Manders / Ponsonby / Harold Cleaver / ...
- Ghosts (1951) ... Pastor Manders
- Justice (1950) ... Harold Cleaver
 1951 The Long Dark Hall
Mary's father
 1950 Last Holiday
Dr. Pevensey
 1949 Housemaster (TV Movie)
Frank Hastings
 1947 Mine Own Executioner
Mr. Grandison
 1947 The Loves of Joanna Godden
Rev. Brett
 1939 The Circle (TV Movie)
Clive Champion-Cheney
 1936 No Escape
Scoop Martin
 1936 Head Office
 1936 Song of Freedom
Mr. Blane, the Pianist
 1936 Calling the Tune
 1935 Lucky Days
 1934 It's a Cop
 1933 The Medicine Man
Dr. Wesley Primus
 1933 One Precious Year (uncredited)

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He acted in Joseph Jefferson Farjeon's play, "No. 17," at the New Theatre in London, England with Leon M. Lion, Nicholas Hannen, Elizabeth Arkell, James Lindsay, Fred Groves, F. Ambrose Flower, and Nora Swinburne in the cast. See more »

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