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Jack Hulbert (1892–1978)

Jack Hulbert--the brother of actor Claude Hulbert--began his acting career at Cambridge, where he worked in various plays and variety revues. He later had a very successful career on the stage in comedies and musicals. His film debut was in Elstree Calling (1930), in which he appeared with his wife, Cicely Courtneidge. His success on stage carried... See full bio »

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Known For

Jack of All Trades Jack Warrender
Under Your Hat Jack Millett
Take My Tip Lord George Pilkington
Queen of Crime Inspector Mike Pemberton


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 1974 The Cherry Picker
Sir Hugh Fawcett
 1973 Not Now Darling
Commander George Frencham
 1972 Father, Dear Father (TV Series)
- Unaccustomed as I Am (1972) ... Headmaster
 1968 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
1st Waiter
- Party Games (1968) ... 1st Waiter
 1966 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
The Dean
- A Little Learning (1966) ... The Dean
 1964-1965 Compact (TV Series)
Smith / Giles Barrett
- Hidden Depths (1965) ... Giles Barrett
- Day of Decision (1965) ... Giles Barrett
- Change of Heart (1965) ... Giles Barrett
- Patience on a Monument (1965) ... Giles Barrett
- The Dilemma (1964) ... Smith
 1960 The Spider's Web
Sir Rowland Delahaye
 1960 Theatre Night (TV Series)
- The Bride Comes Back (1960) ... Smith
 1955 Dead by Morning
P.C. Feathers
 1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Ambrose Applejohn
- Ambrose Applejohn's Adventure (1954) ... Ambrose Applejohn
 1952 Gay's the Word (TV Movie)
The Compere
 1952 Taking Things Quietly (TV Movie)
Charles Verity
 1951 The Magic Box
1st Holborn Policeman
 1951 The Golden Year (TV Movie)
John Radlett
 1950 Man in the Dinghy
John Fergusson
 1950 Cinderella (TV Movie)
Baron de Stitute
 1948-1950 Here Come the Boys (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (1950)
- Episode #1.2 (1948)
- Episode #1.1 (1948)
 1949 Dick Whittington (TV Movie)
 1949 The Squeaker (TV Movie)
Captain Leslie
 1949 Smith (TV Movie)
Thomas Freeman
 1949 Under the Counter (TV Movie)
Sir Alec Dunne
 1949 Housemaster (TV Movie)
Charles Donkin
 1948 Quinneys (TV Movie)
Joseph Quinney
 1940 Under Your Hat
Jack Millett
 1938 Queen of Crime
Inspector Mike Pemberton
 1937 Gaiety Girls
Rene Martin
 1937 Take My Tip
Lord George Pilkington
 1936 Jack of All Trades
Jack Warrender
 1935 Alias Bulldog Drummond
Jack Pennington
 1934 The Camels Are Coming
Jack Campbell
 1934 Jack Ahoy
Jack Ponsonby
 1933/I Falling for You
Jack Hazeldon
 1932 A Blonde Dream
Willie I
 1932 Love on Wheels
Fred Hopkins
 1932 Night and Day
Jack Brown
 1931 The Office Girl
Herr Hasel
 1931 The Ghost Train
Teddy Deakin
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Show Show Self (9 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1967-68) Stage: Appeared in Dodie Smith's play, "Dear Octopus," at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England, in 1967 and at the Strand Theatre in London, England, in 1968 with Cicely Courtneidge, Richard Todd, Joyce Carey and Ursula Howells in the cast. Frith Banbury was director. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 5 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


6' (1.83 m)


Cicely Courtneidge  (his death)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on his career as a dancer] Everything was going splendidly until some chap called Fred Astaire suddenly appeared on the screen.


Older brother of Claude Hulbert. See more »


Chiselled chin


England's Fred Astaire

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