C. Montague Shaw (1882–1968)

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Distinguished-looking C. Montague Shaw came to personify the somewhat tweedy but intellectual British scholar or professorial type in many of his more than 150 films, but he was actually an Australian, born in Adelaide in 1884. He began his stage career in Australia with a repertory company, and after touring that country the company traveled to ... See full bio »

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 1949 The Pilgrimage Play
 1947 Road to the Big House
 1947 Unconquered
Judge's Aide (uncredited)
 1947 Thunder in the Valley
Judge (uncredited)
 1947 Ivy
Stevens (uncredited)
 1947 The Imperfect Lady
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1947 Monsieur Verdoux
Mortgage Banker (uncredited)
 1946 The Verdict
Businessman (uncredited)
 1945 An Angel Comes to Brooklyn
Sir Henry Bushnell
 1945 Confidential Agent
Customs Officer (uncredited)
 1945 Tonight and Every Night
Old Bobby (uncredited)
 1944 Faces in the Fog
Judge (uncredited)
 1944 Wilson
Harry L. White (uncredited)
 1944 The Lodger
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1943 Isle of Forgotten Sins
The Commissioner (uncredited)
 1943 Appointment in Berlin
Langly (uncredited)
 1943 G-Men vs. The Black Dragon
Prof. Nicholson [Ch. 3-4]
 1942 Random Harvest
Julia's Husband (uncredited)
 1942 The Black Swan
Assemblyman (uncredited)
 1942 The Pride of the Yankees
Mr. Worthington (uncredited)
 1942 Perils of the Royal Mounted
Commissioner Phillips [Chs.13,15]
 1942 The Dawn Express
Franklin Prescott (uncredited)
 1942 Law of the Jungle
Sgt. Burke
 1942 Bombay Clipper
Captain Caldwell (unconfirmed)
 1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc.
Dr. Jonathan Morton (uncredited)
 1941 Holt of the Secret Service
Chief John W. Malloy (as Montague Shaw)
 1941 Hard Guy
Anthony Tremaine, Sr.
 1941 Burma Convoy
Major Hart
 1941 Charley's Aunt
Elderly Professor
 1941 Puddin' Head
Judge (uncredited)
 1940 The Green Hornet Strikes Again!
Weaver - Gang Chemist (as Montague Shaw)
 1940 Mysterious Doctor Satan
Prof. Thomas Scott
 1940 The Gay Caballero
George Wetherby (as Montague Shaw)
 1940 Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise
Inspector Duff (as Montague Shaw)
 1939 Tower of London
Majordomo (uncredited)
 1939 Scandal Sheet
Dean Crosby
 1939 Rio
Aristocratic Man (uncredited)
 1939 The Rains Came
General Keith (as Montague Shaw)
 1939 Stanley and Livingstone
Sir Oliver French (as Montague Shaw)
 1939 Daredevils of the Red Circle
Dr. Malcolm
 1939 The Sun Never Sets
Colonial Affairs Official (uncredited)
 1939 Buck Rogers
Professor Huer
 1939 The Three Musketeers
Ship Captain (as Montague Shaw)
 1939 Mr. Moto's Last Warning
Adm. Lord Streetly (uncredited)
 1939 Risky Business
Second Executive (uncredited)
 1938 Suez
Elderly Man (as Montague Shaw)
 1938 Smashing the Rackets
Grand Juryman (uncredited)
 1938 Gateway
Captain (as Montague Shaw)
 1938 Little Miss Broadway
 1938 Lord Jeff
Magistrate (uncredited)
 1938 Kidnapped
Scotch Statesman
 1938 Extortion
Dean Latham (uncredited)
 1938 Four Men and a Prayer
Barrister (scenes deleted)
 1938 Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars
Clay King (as Montague Shaw)
 1938 When G-Men Step In
Professor Atterbury (uncredited)
 1938 Start Cheering
Dr. Atwell - Board Member (uncredited)
 1938 No Time to Marry
Mr. Winthrop
 1937 Nation Aflame
President of the United States
 1937 Radio Patrol
Mr. Wellington (as Montague Shaw)
 1937 The Sheik Steps Out
Dr. Peabody - Minister
 1937 It's All Yours
Pendleton (uncredited)
 1937 The Devil Is Driving
First Judge (uncredited)
 1937 The Frame-Up
James (J.R.) Weston
 1937 Parole Racket
Judge Grayson
 1937 When You're in Love
Attorney (uncredited)
 1937 Riders of the Whistling Skull
Professor Flaxon
 1936 Love on the Run
Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1936 Ace Drummond
Dr. Trainor (as Montague Shaw)
 1936 15 Maiden Lane
Jim - a Guest (uncredited)
 1936 My American Wife
Butler (as Montague Shaw)
 1936 The White Angel
Old Officer (uncredited)
 1936 Undersea Kingdom
 1936 The King Steps Out
Russian Delegate (uncredited)
 1936 Champagne Charlie
Board Member (uncredited)
 1936 The Unguarded Hour
Registrate (uncredited)
 1936 Little Lord Fauntleroy
Mr. Semple (uncredited)
 1936 The Story of Louis Pasteur
British Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 The Leathernecks Have Landed
Doctor (uncredited)
 1936 Two in the Dark
Richard Denning (uncredited)
 1935 Professional Soldier
Minister (uncredited)
 1935 Sylvia Scarlett
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1935 A Tale of Two Cities
Chief Registrar (uncredited)
 1935 Kind Lady
Passport Clerk (uncredited)
 1935 A Feather in Her Hat
Man (uncredited)
 1935 Streamline Express
Physician (uncredited)
 1935 Two Sinners
Mr. Gryllis
 1935 The Dark Angel
Passenger on Train (uncredited)
 1935 Diamond Jim
Stockbroker (uncredited)
 1935 Atlantic Adventure
Ship Captain (uncredited)
 1935 Becky Sharp
British Nobleman (uncredited)
 1935 Vagabond Lady
Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1935 Les Misérables
Factory Foreman (uncredited)
 1935 Vanessa, Her Love Story
Dr. Lancaster (uncredited)
 1935 Carnival
Baby Judge (uncredited)
 1935 The Winning Ticket
President of Insurance Company (uncredited)
 1934 The Man Who Reclaimed His Head
A Dignitary (uncredited)
 1934 Jealousy
Judge (uncredited)
 1934 Love Time
Major Domo (uncredited)
 1934 My Grandfather's Clock (Short)
Luther Butts - Barrister Victim (uncredited)
 1934 Charlie Chan in London
Doctor (uncredited)
 1934 One More River
Guest (uncredited)
 1934 The Girl from Missouri
Speaker at Banquet (uncredited)
 1934 Shock
Major (uncredited)
 1934 All Men Are Enemies
Major (uncredited)
 1934 Sisters Under the Skin
 1934 Glamour
Throat Doctor (uncredited)
 1934 Uncertain Lady
Mr. Weston (uncredited)
 1934 Riptide
Tring (uncredited)
 1934 The House of Rothschild
Stock Trader (as Montague Shaw)
 1934 Journal of a Crime
Ambassador at Dinner Party (uncredited)
 1934 The Mystery of Mr. X
Doctor (uncredited)
 1934 Bedside
Dr. Moeller - at Opera (uncredited)
 1934 Beloved
Alexander Talbot
 1934 Cross Country Cruise
Mr. Collins (uncredited)
 1933 Queen Christina
King Gustavus Adolphus (uncredited)
 1933 Dancing Lady
First Nighter (uncredited)
 1933 Fog
Ship Officer (uncredited)
 1933 Brief Moment
Lytton (uncredited)
 1933 The Masquerader
Speaker of the House (uncredited)
 1933 The Big Brain
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1933 Gabriel Over the White House
British Delegate to Debt Conference (uncredited)
 1933 Today We Live
Ambulance Corps Commanding Officer (uncredited)
 1933 Cavalcade
Major Domo (uncredited)
 1932 Cynara
Constable (uncredited)
 1932 Rasputin and the Empress
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1932 The Mummy
Gentleman #1 at Cairo Party (uncredited)
 1932 Silver Dollar
Washington Party Guest (uncredited)
 1932 Payment Deferred
Mr. Edwards (uncredited)
 1932 Sherlock Holmes
 1932 The Mask of Fu Manchu
Curator Dr. Fairgyle - British Museum Official (uncredited)
 1932 Pack Up Your Troubles
Wrong Eddie's Father (as Montague Shaw)
 1932 Blondie of the Follies
Specialist (uncredited)
 1932 The Man Called Back
Scotland Yard Official (uncredited)
 1932 Letty Lynton
Ship's Officer at Christmas Party (uncredited)
 1932 Devil's Lottery
Assistant Inspector (uncredited)
 1932 The Silent Witness
Inspector Robbins (as Montague Shaw)
 1929 Square Shoulders
B.T. Cartwright (as Montague Shaw)
 1929 Morgan's Last Raid
Gen. Rogers (as Montague Shaw)
 1928 The Water Hole
Mr. Endicott
 1926 The Blue Boy (Short)
 1926 The Set-Up
Cliff Barton
 1926 The Vision (Short)
 1919 With Edged Tools
Jack Meredith (as Charles Sparrow)
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Stage: Appeared in "Colonel Satan" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Booth Tarkington. Directed by Stanley Logan. Fulton Theatre: 10 Jan 1931-Jan 1931 (closing date unknown/17 performances). Cast: Roman Arnoldorff, Michelette Burani, Renee Cartier, Louis Casavant, Aristides de Leoni, Jessie Royce Landis (as "Mme. La Baronne de Bannalac"... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Montague Shaw | Charles Sparrow


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