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Aubrey Dexter (1898–1958)


Aubrey Dexter was born on March 29, 1898 in London, England as Douglas Peter Jonas. He was an actor, known for Dulcimer Street (1948), Queen of Destiny (1938) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on May 2, 1958 in Cape Town, South Africa. See full bio »

Died:

(age 60) in Cape Town, South Africa

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Known For

Dulcimer Street
Dulcimer Street Mr. Battlebury
(1948)
Queen of Destiny
Queen of Destiny Prince of Wales
(1938)
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Lt. Col. Boosbeck / Mr. Bonover / Philip of Coburg-Gotha
(1950-1952)
Whistling in the Dark
Whistling in the Dark Joe Salvatore
(1938)

Filmography

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 1957 The Prince and the Showgirl
The Ambassador
 1957 The Counterfeit Plan
Joe Lepton
 1956 Stars in Your Eyes
Farrow
 1956 The Chertsey Apprentice (TV Movie)
Thornton
 1956 The Tamer Tamed (TV Movie)
Baptista
 1955 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- The Salt Land (1955)
 1950-1952 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Philip of Coburg-Gotha / Mr. Bonover / Lt. Col. Boosbeck
- Her Royal Highness (1952) ... Philip of Coburg-Gotha
- Love and Mr. Lewisham (1952) ... Mr. Bonover
- The Bridge of Estaban (1950) ... Lt. Col. Boosbeck
 1950 Mr. Bowling Buys a Newspaper (TV Movie)
Mr. Farthing
 1950 Night and the City
Fergus Chilk, Kristo's Lawyer (uncredited)
 1950 Room to Let
Harding
 1948 Take Back Your Freedom (TV Movie)
Viscount Hoggard
 1948 Dulcimer Street
Mr. Battlebury
 1948 Volpone (TV Movie)
Corvino, the crow
 1947 Hamlet Part 1/II (TV Movie)
Voltemand
 1947 Hamlet Part 1 (TV Movie)
Voltemand
 1947 Murder in the Cathedral (TV Movie)
Third tempter
 1947 Caesar's Friend (TV Movie)
Marcus Horatius Balbus, Commandant of the Roman garrison
 1940 Saloon Bar
Major
 1940 The House of the Arrow
Giradot
 1940 Gaslight
House Agent
 1940 His Brother's Keeper
Sylvester
 1939 The Circle (TV Movie)
Lord Porteous
 1939 The Rising Sun (TV Movie)
Christian Jensen, manager of 'The Rising Sun' Stores
 1939 Mr. Jones Dines Out (TV Movie)
The gentleman with the gardenia
 1939 Young Man's Fancy
Soames
 1939 Sheppey (TV Movie)
Dr. Jervis
 1939 The Great Adventure (TV Movie)
Cyrus Carve
 1939 The Torchbearers (TV Movie)
Mr. Huxley Hossefrosse
 1939 Rake's Progress (TV Movie)
Lord Egremont, Secretary of State
 1939 Shall We Join the Ladies? (TV Movie)
Butler
 1939 Cæsar's Friend (TV Movie)
Balbus, Commandant of the the Roman garrison
 1938 The Viceroy of Peru (TV Movie)
The Bishop of Lima
 1938 Whistling in the Dark (TV Movie)
Joe Salvatore
 1938 Queen of Destiny
Prince of Wales
 1938 Youth at the Helm (TV Movie)
Ponsonby (its Managing Director)
 1937 Please Teacher
Reeves
 1936 It's in the Bag
Peters
 1936 Mozart
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1935 The Private Secretary
Gibson
 1935 Cross Currents
Colonel Bagge-Grant
 1935 The Love Test
Vice-President
 1933 Out of the Past
David Mannering
 1933 Loyalties
Kentman
 1931 East of Shanghai
Colonel (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

: Played Major Metcalf in the original cast of Agatha Christie's long-running stage play "The Mousetrap" at the Ambassadors Theatre, London. See more »

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