Forrester Harvey (1884–1945)

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For over 30 years he was a fixture in Hollywood films that were set in England, Ireland or Scotland, His first film appearance was as Jock Gordon in The Lilac Sunbonnet (1922) which told the story of a supposedly innocent young girl who is anything but as an ingenue. Harvey played a man smitten with love. During his time in Hollywood, he made some... See full bio »

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 1946 Devotion
Hoggs (uncredited)
 1946 The Green Years
Peter Dickie (uncredited)
 1945 Confidential Agent
Bates (uncredited)
 1945 Scotland Yard Investigator
Sam Todworthy
 1945 The Man in Half Moon Street
Harris--Cabby (uncredited)
 1944 None But the Lonely Heart
Shooting Galley Proprietor (uncredited)
 1944 Secrets of Scotland Yard
Alfred Morgan
 1944 The Lodger
Cobbler (uncredited)
 1943 The Mysterious Doctor
Hugh Penhryn
 1942 Random Harvest
Cabby (uncredited)
 1942 Mrs. Miniver
Mr. Huggins (uncredited)
 1942 This Above All
Proprietor (uncredited)
 1941 The Wolf Man
 1941 The Feminine Touch (scenes deleted)
 1941 Mercy Island
Captain Lowe
 1941 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Old Prouty
 1941 Scotland Yard
Albert Herbert Higgins - Air Raid Warden (uncredited)
 1941 Meet John Doe
Bum (uncredited)
 1941 Free and Easy
Briggs (Landlord)
 1940 Little Nellie Kelly
 1940 Earl of Puddlestone
 1940 Tom Brown's School Days
Sam - the Coachman (uncredited)
 1940 On Their Own
Mr. Pim
 1940 Rebecca
 1940 The Invisible Man Returns
Ben Jenkins
 1939 A Chump at Oxford
 1939 Raffles
Umpire (uncredited)
 1939 The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1939 The Witness Vanishes
Allistair McNab
 1939 The Lady's from Kentucky
Nonny Watkins
 1939 Let Us Live
Death Row Inmate Asking for His Music (uncredited)
 1939 Bulldog Drummond's Secret Police
Professor Downie
 1939 I'm from Missouri
Customs Inspector (uncredited)
 1938 Sweethearts
Tailor's Assistant (uncredited)
 1938 A Christmas Carol
Old Fezziwig (uncredited)
 1938 Arrest Bulldog Drummond
Constable Severn--Outside Gannett House (uncredited)
 1938 Mysterious Mr. Moto
George Higgins
 1938 Bulldog Drummond in Africa
Constable Jenkins (uncredited)
 1938 Kidnapped
 1938 Bulldog Drummond's Peril
Bus Garage Man (uncredited)
 1937 Thoroughbreds Don't Cry
 1937 Fight for Your Lady
Referee (as Forester Harvey)
 1937 Bulldog Drummond Comes Back
Barman / Landlord (uncredited)
 1937 The Man Who Cried Wolf
 1937 Souls at Sea
Pub Proprietor (uncredited)
 1937 The Prince and the Pauper
Meaty Man
 1937 Personal Property
Herbert Jenkins, Bailiff
 1936 Lloyds of London
Percival Potts
 1936 White Hunter
 1936 Suzy
Counter Man (uncredited)
 1936 The Return of Sophie Lang
Deck Steward (uncredited)
 1936 Trouble for Two
Hotel Waiter (uncredited)
 1936 Petticoat Fever
 1936 Love Before Breakfast
Chief Steward
 1936 Three Live Ghosts
The Paymaster (uncredited)
 1935 Captain Blood
Honesty Nuttall
 1935 A Tale of Two Cities
Joe (uncredited)
 1935 The Perfect Gentleman
Wally Baxton
 1935 Without Regret
Police Surgeon (uncredited)
 1935 China Seas
Chief Steward Ted Gary (uncredited)
 1935 Jalna
Rags, the Butler-Chauffeur
 1935 Vagabond Lady
Corky Nye
 1935 The Woman in Red
 1935 Mystery of Edwin Drood
 1935 The Right to Live
English Bobby (uncredited)
 1935 The Gilded Lily
Hugo / Innkeeper
 1935 The Best Man Wins
 1934 Forsaking All Others (scenes deleted)
 1934 Limehouse Blues
McDonald (uncredited)
 1934 Broadway Bill
Bradshaw (uncredited)
 1934 The Painted Veil
 1934/I Menace
 1934 Great Expectations
Uncle Pumblechook
 1934 Tarzan and His Mate
 1934 The Mystery of Mr. X
Joseph Horatio Palmer
 1934 You Can't Buy Everything
Tramp in Park (uncredited)
 1934 Man of Two Worlds
 1933 The Invisible Man
Herbert Hall
 1933 Lady for a Day
Oscar - Hotel Employee with Letter (uncredited)
 1933 Blind Adventure
Coffee Shop Owner
 1933 Midnight Club
Thomas Roberts
 1933 Cocktail Hour
Barfly (uncredited)
 1933 The Eagle and the Hawk
 1933 Destination Unknown
 1932 Red Dust
 1932 Kongo
 1932 Smilin' Through
 1932 Young Onions (Short)
 1932 Those We Love
 1932 Hawkins & Watkins Inc. (Short)
 1932 Mystery Ranch
Artie Brower
 1932 -But the Flesh Is Weak
 1932 Tarzan the Ape Man
 1932 The Wet Parade
Mr. Fortesque
 1932 Sky Devils
 1932 Shanghai Express
Peiping Ticket Agent (uncredited)
 1932 Lovers Courageous
Fisherman (uncredited)
 1931 Devotion
Gas Inspector (uncredited)
 1931 Guilty Hands
Spencer Wilson
 1931 Chances
Joe - News Vendor (uncredited)
 1931 The Man in Possession
A Bailiff
 1931 A Tailor Made Man
 1930 The Devil to Pay!
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1929 Ringing the Changes
Steve Blower
 1928 Spangles
 1928 That Brute Simmons (Short)
Bob Ford
 1928/II Eileen of the Trees
 1928 Toni
 1928 Moulin Rouge
Tourist (uncredited)
 1928 King's Mate
 1927/I The Ring
The Promoter
 1927 The Flag Lieutenant
Dusty Miller
 1926 Cash on Delivery (Short)
Mr. Nippit
 1926 If Youth But Knew
 1926 Nell Gwyn
Charles Hart
 1925 Somebody's Darling
Oliver Jordan
 1923 The Man Who Liked Lemons (Short)
 1922 The Lilac Sunbonnet
Jock Gordon
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