Norman Ainsley (1881–1948)

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Norman Ainsley was born on May 4, 1881 in Edinburgh, Scotland as Norman Ainsley Blume. He was an actor, known for The Shadow Strikes (1937) and Drawing Roomers (1936). He was married to Vera Pearl Gray and Daisy McNaughton. He died on January 23, 1948 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1947 Singapore
Immigration Official (uncredited)
 1947 Moss Rose
Deputy Coroner (uncredited)
 1947 Sweet and Low (Short)
Butler (uncredited)
 1946 Cluny Brown
Mr. Tupham (uncredited)
 1946 The Green Years
Sub-Deacon (uncredited)
 1946 Three Strangers
Mr. Giesing (uncredited)
 1945 Hold That Blonde!
Meek Man (uncredited)
 1945 Kitty
Bakerhawker (uncredited)
 1945 The Fatal Witness
Drunk (uncredited)
 1945 The Brighton Strangler
First Passenger (uncredited)
 1945 The Man in Half Moon Street
Butler in Brandon Home (uncredited)
 1943 The Good Fellows
Graves, the Butler (uncredited)
 1943 Pilot #5
Governor's Makeup Man (uncredited)
 1943 Flight for Freedom
Waiter (uncredited)
 1942 Journey for Margaret
Porter (uncredited)
 1941 The Night of January 16th
Valet (uncredited)
 1941 Hold Back the Dawn
Waiter with Tray (uncredited)
 1941 The Lady Eve
Sir Alfred's Servant (uncredited)
 1940 A Dispatch from Reuters
Cockney News Vendor (uncredited)
 1940 Adventure in Diamonds
Second Immigration Officer (uncredited)
 1939 Remember?
Boat Steward (scenes deleted)
 1939 Man About Town
Second Waiter (uncredited)
 1939 Let Us Live
New York Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1938 Lord Jeff
Assistant Purser (uncredited)
 1937 The Shadow Strikes
 1937 Charlie Chan on Broadway
Steward (uncredited)
 1937 Souls at Sea
Ticket Taker (uncredited)
 1937 Captains Courageous
Robbins (uncredited)
 1937 Shall We Dance
Ship's Bartender (uncredited)
 1937 Lost Horizon
Embassy Club Steward (uncredited)
 1936 Lloyds of London
Dandy (uncredited)
 1936 Love on the Run
Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Libeled Lady
Roberts - Allenbury's Butler (uncredited)
 1936 Sworn Enemy
Bergen (uncredited)
 1936 The Unguarded Hour
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Too Many Parents
Private Tutor (uncredited)
 1936 Modern Times
Billows' Silent Assistant (uncredited)
 1935 The Widow from Monte Carlo
Englishman (uncredited)
 1935 A Tale of Two Cities
Tom - Dover Road Coach Driver (uncredited)
 1935 Ship Cafe
Butler (uncredited)
 1935 Chinatown Squad
Ship's Steward (uncredited)
 1935 Bride of Frankenstein
Archbishop (uncredited)
 1935 George White's 1935 Scandals
Englishman (uncredited)
 1934 The Man Who Reclaimed His Head
Steward (uncredited)
 1934 The Gay Bride
Waiter (uncredited)
 1934 What Every Woman Knows
La Comtesse's Butler (uncredited)
 1934 The Gay Divorcee
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1934 The Girl from Missouri
Paige's Butler (uncredited)
 1934 The Notorious Sophie Lang
Robin (uncredited)
 1934 Sadie McKee
Second Butler - at Downstairs Meeting (uncredited)
 1934 The Mystery of Mr. X
Reporter (uncredited)
 1933 Turn Back the Clock
Joe's Valet (uncredited)
 1933 Horse Play
Unknown (uncredited)
 1933 International House
Ticket Clerk (uncredited)
 1933 The Secret of Madame Blanche
Aubrey's Butler (uncredited)
 1931 Possessed
Ambrose - Wally's Butler (uncredited)
 1931 Just a Gigolo
Martin - Robert's Valet (uncredited)
 1930 Scotland Yard
Reggie, Xandra's Suitor (uncredited)

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