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Harcourt Williams (1880–1957)

Harcourt Williams was born on March 30, 1880 in Croydon, Surrey, England as Ernest George Harcourt Williams. He was an actor and writer, known for Roman Holiday (1953), Hamlet (1948) and Around the World in Eighty Days (1956). He was married to Jean Sterling MacKinlay. He died on December 13, 1957 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 77) in London, England, UK

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 1956 Around the World in Eighty Days
Hinshaw - Reform Club Aged Steward
 1956 The Advancing Shadow (TV Movie)
George Cornelius
 1950-1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Lord Clandon / Eggerson / Friar Laurence / ...
- The Paragon (1955) ... Lord Clandon
- The Confidential Clerk (1955) ... Eggerson
- Libel (1953) ... The Hon. Sir Arthur Tuttington
 1955 Quentin Durward
Bishop of Liége
 1955 The Flying Eye
 1955 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Collins
- The Hideaway (1955) ... Mr. Collins
 1954 A Hundred Years Old (TV Movie)
Papa Juan
 1953 Terror on a Train
 1953 The Blakes Slept Here (Short)
 1952 Music at Night (TV Movie)
Charles Bendrex
 1951 The Magic Box
 1951 Green Grow the Rushes
 1951 The Obsessed
Dr. Septimus Prendergast
 1950 Cage of Gold
Dr. Kearn
 1950 The Master Builder (TV Movie)
Dr. Herdal
 1950 Thérèse Raquin (TV Movie)
Monsieur Michaud
 1950 Eye Witness
Richard Beamish, Sam's Solicitor
 1949 Under Capricorn
The Coachman
 1949 The Lost People
 1949 The Gay Lady
Duke Of Wellwater
 1949 For Them That Trespass
 1949 Third Time Lucky
 1948 No Room at the Inn
Reverend Allworth
 1948 Vice Versa
 1946 The Words Upon the Window Pane (TV Movie)
Dr. Trench
 1946 Sea Fever (TV Movie)
 1939 The Rising Sun (TV Movie)
Matthew Strong, a tradesman
 1938 The Words Upon the Window Pane (TV Movie)
 1938 On the High Road (TV Movie)
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He acted and directed William Shakespeare's play, "The Tempest," at the Old Vic Theatre and Sadler's Wells Theatre in London, England with Peggy Ashcroft, Anthony Quayle, Leslie French, Malcolm Keen, Alastair Sim, George Devine, Marius Goring, and Roger Livesey in the cast. See more »

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