T. Roy Barnes (I) (1880–1937)

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T. Roy Barnes was born on August 11, 1880 in Lincolnshire, England. He was an actor, known for It's a Gift (1934), Scratch My Back (1920) and Aloha (1931). He was married to Bessie Crawford (actress), Blanche Berner and Mamie McNab. He died on March 30, 1937 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

It's a Gift Insurance Salesman
Scratch My Back Val Romney
Aloha Johnny Marvin
So Long Letty Harry Miller


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 1935 The Virginia Judge
Advertising Man
 1935 Doubting Thomas
 1935 Village Tale
Goggy Smith
 1935 The Four Star Boarder (Short)
 1935 Life Begins at 40
Simonds, the Salesman (uncredited)
 1935 Carnival
Salesman (uncredited)
 1934 It's a Gift
Insurance Salesman
 1934 Kansas City Princess
Jim Cameron
 1934 Riptide
Clegg (uncredited)
 1931 Women of All Nations
Captain of the Marines (uncredited)
 1931 Aloha
Johnny Marvin
 1930 Screen Snapshots Series 10, No. 5 (Short)
Tour Guide
 1930 His Error (Short)
 1930 Carnival Revue (Short)
 1930 How's My Baby? (Short)
 1930 Caught Short
Mr. Kidd
 1930 Wide Open
Bob Wyeth
 1929 Sally
Otis Hooper
 1929 Dangerous Curves
Po Spinelli
 1928 The Gate Crasher
Hal Reade
 1928 A Blonde for a Night
George Mason
 1927 Chicago
 1927 Body and Soul
The Postman
 1927 Smile, Brother, Smile
High-powered Salesman
 1927 The Tender Hour
Tough-House Higgins
 1926 A Regular Scout
Steve Baxter
 1926 The Unknown Cavalier
Clout Pettingill
 1926 Dangerous Friends
Augustus Gale
 1926 Ladies of Leisure
Eric Van Norden
 1925 The Crowded Hour
Matt Wilde
 1925 Seven Chances
His Partner
 1925 The Price of Pleasure
Bill McGuffy
 1925 The Re-Creation of Brian Kent
Harry Green
 1924 Reckless Romance
Jerry Warner
 1924 Butterfly
Cy Dwyer
 1924 Young Ideas
Pritchett Spence
 1924 The Great White Way
Jack Murray
 1923 Hollywood
T. Roy Barnes
 1923 The Go-Getter
Bill Peck
 1923 Souls for Sale
T. Roy Barnes
 1923 Adam and Eva
The Salesman-Hero
 1922 The Old Homestead
Happy Jack
 1922 Is Matrimony a Failure?
Arthur Haviland
 1922 Don't Get Personal
John Wainwright
 1922 Too Much Wife
Jack Morgan
 1921 Exit the Vamp
John Shipley
 1921 Her Face Value
Jimmy Parsons
 1921 A Kiss in Time
Brian Moore
 1921 See My Lawyer
Robert Gardner
 1920 So Long Letty
Harry Miller
 1920 Scratch My Back
Val Romney
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Stage and vaudeville actor.

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5' 11½" (1.82 m)


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Survived by his widow, the former Bessie Crawford (his vaudeville partner for many years); two daughters, Mrs. Joseph Riznik of New York, and Mrs. Homer Chisholm of Brawley, CA; and two brothers, Alfred and Harry Barnes of New York. See more »

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