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Edgar K. Bruce (1893–1971)

Edgar K. Bruce was born on October 21, 1893 in Eyam, Derbyshire, England as John Sibley Hicks. He was an actor and writer, known for School for Scandal (1930), Midshipman Barney (1951) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on November 1, 1971 in Denville Hall, Northwood, London, England. See full bio »

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Known For

School for Scandal Sir Oliver Surface
Midshipman Barney Sam Draxley
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Amos Dory / Jellyband / Jonathan Gray / Bishop of Chelsea / Henry Horatio Hobson / Monsieur Verdon / Sir Timothy Farrar
The Master of Bankdam Ezra Hoylehouse


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 1969 School for Sex
 1962 Ghost Squad (TV Series)
Jack Harris
- The Desperate Diplomat (1962) ... Jack Harris
 1962 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Mr. Hervey
- Episode #1.544 (1962) ... Mr. Hervey
 1962 Richard the Lionheart (TV Series)
- School for a King (1962) ... Abbott
 1960 The Citadel (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Deedman
- Episode #1.5 (1960) ... Mr. Deedman
 1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
The Bishop
- The Silver Whistle (1960) ... The Bishop
 1959 The Last Chronicle of Barset (TV Series)
Mr. Fletcher
- How Did He Get It? (1959) ... Mr. Fletcher
 1950-1957 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Jonathan Gray / Amos Dory / Jellyband / ...
- Sounding Brass (II) (1957) ... Jonathan Gray
- Shout Aloud Salvation (II) (1956) ... Amos Dory
- It Could Happen Only in Paris (1955) ... Monsieur Verdon
- Portrait by Peko (1953) ... Bishop of Chelsea
- Sounding Brass (I) (1953) ... Jonathan Gray
 1955 Away in a Manger (TV Movie)
 1955 The Scarlet Pimpernel (TV Series)
- Sir Percy's Wager (1955) ... Francois (as Edgar Bruce)
 1953 Ten Nights in a Bar-Room (TV Movie)
The Manager
 1953 Rookery Nook (TV Movie)
Mr. Putz
 1953 Captain Brassbound's Conversion (TV Movie)
 1951 The Princess and the Swineherd (TV Movie)
King Agramor of Aquataine
 1951 Show Me a Spy (TV Series)
- Number Unknown! (1951) ... Lynch
 1951 John of the Fair (TV Movie)
Doc Claydon
 1951 Midshipman Barney (TV Series)
Sam Draxley
- Episode #1.2 (1951) ... Sam Draxley
- Episode #1.1 (1951) ... Sam Draxley
 1950 The Bells (TV Movie)
 1947 The Master of Bankdam
Ezra Hoylehouse
 1946 The Magistrate (TV Movie)
Mr. Bullamy
 1944 Medal for the General
Podger Mullins (uncredited)
 1939 Rake's Progress (TV Movie)
Mr. Thomas, Marshal of the King's Bench Prison
 1939 The Coffin (TV Movie)
Sam Hubble
 1939 L'avare (TV Movie)
 1938 The Dear Departed (TV Movie)
Ben Jordan (as Edgar Bruce)
 1938 Murder in the Family
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1937 Macushla
Dean McLaglen
 1937 Storm in a Teacup
McKellar (as Edgar Bruce)
 1936 The Cardinal
 1935 The Phantom Light
Sgt. Owen
 1935 Escape Me Never
Undetermined role (uncredited)
 1935 Brewster's Millions
Holmes (uncredited)
 1932 The First Mrs. Fraser
 1930 School for Scandal
Sir Oliver Surface
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Mrs. Henry Wood's play, "East Lynne," at the Richmond Theatre in London, England with Junius Vavasour, Stanley Beard, Robert Jennings, Carolyn Pertwee, Damaris Hayman, Alan Downer, and Ingrid Hafner in the cast. Junius Vavasour was also director.

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