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Arthur Chesney (1881–1949)

Arthur Chesney was born on November 21, 1881 in Wandsworth, London, England as Arthur William Chesney Kellaway. He was an actor and writer, known for Fanny Hawthorne (1927), Sorrell and Son (1933) and Colonel Blood (1934). He was married to Estelle Winwood. He died on August 27, 1949 in London. See full bio »


(age 67) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Fanny Hawthorne Sir Timothy Farrar
Sorrell and Son Mr. Porteous
Colonel Blood Samuel Pepys


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 1948 The Flamingo Affair
 1945 I Know Where I'm Going!
Harmonica Player
 1937 Song of the Forge
 1937 Please Teacher
 1937 Girl in the Street
Marius' Butler
 1937 You're in the Army Now
Suger Daddy (uncredited)
 1936 Sensation
Ernie Turnpit
 1936 Chick
Lord Frensham
 1934 Youthful Folly
Lord Wilmington
 1934 The Fortunate Fool
Battling Stubbs aka Batty
 1934 Runaway Queen (uncredited)
 1934 Colonel Blood
Samuel Pepys
 1933 Sorrell and Son
Mr. Porteous
 1933 Night of the Garter
 1933 Chelsea Life
Ambrose Lincoln
 1933 Forging Ahead
 1932 Fires of Fate
Mr. Braddell (as Arthur Cheeney)
 1932 The Indiscretions of Eve
 1932 Lord Babs
Mr. Turpin
 1931 The Shadow Between
Pug Wilson
 1930/I French Leave
Gen. Root
 1927 Fanny Hawthorne
Sir Timothy Farrar
 1926 A Wet Night (Short)
 1920 The Lure of Crooning Water
Gerald Pinkerton
 1914 Lights of London
Harold Armytage
 1913 Daphne and the Dean (Short)
The Dean
Show Show Writer (1 credit)

Personal Details

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Stage actor.

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Alternate Names:

Arthur Cheeney


Estelle Winwood  (divorced)


Edmund Gwenn (sibling)

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Cousin, once removed, of actor Bryan Kellaway. See more »

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