Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Phil McCall

Born: 26 November 1925 in Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Died: 29 January 2002, Glasgow, Strathclyde, Scotland, UK

Breaking the Waves (1996) as Grandfather














Saturday, 26 May 2018

Felix Felton

Born: 12 August 1911, Hastings, Sussex, England, UK
Died: 21 October 1972, Paddington, London, England, UK

My Death is a Mockery (1952) as Closterman
















Bill Kerr

Born: 10 June 1922, Cape Town, South Africa
Died: 28 August 2014, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

My Death is a Mockery (1952) as Hansen

Bill Kerr is on the right, sitting with Donald Houston. Sheila McCormack is behind the bar in the background.











Sheila McCormack

Born: 1930 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, UK

My Death is a Mockery (1952) as Patsy - the Barmaid

With Bill Kerr.














Thursday, 24 May 2018

Richard Farnsworth

Born: 1 September 1920, Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 6 October 2000, Lincoln, New Mexico, USA

The Natural (1984) as Red Blow

















Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Clive Francis

Born: 26 June 1946, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Lodger

With Sheila Raynor.











John Clive

Born: 6 January 1933, London, England, UK
Died: 14 October 2012, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Stage Actor













Miriam Karlin

Born: 23 June 1925, Hampstead, London, England, UK
Died: 3 June 2011, St John's Wood, London, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Catlady













Margaret Tyzack

Born: 9 September 1931, Plaistow, London, England, UK
Died: 25 June 2011, Blackheath, London, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Conspirator

With Patrick Magee and Malcolm McDowell.










John Savident

Born: 1938, Guernsey, Channel Islands, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Conspirator

John Savident is on the left, with David Prowse.










Pauline Taylor

Born: 2 August 1935, Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Died: 23 March 2017, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Dr. Taylor (Psychiatrist)














Malcolm McDowell

Born: 13 June 1943, Horsforth, Yorkshire, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Alex














David Prowse

Born: 1 July 1935, Bristol, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Julian

David Prowse, on the right, watches Malcolm McDowell eat. Patrick Magee is in the wheelchair.

























Carl Duering

Born: 29 May 1923, Berlin, Germany
Died: 1 September 2018, London, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Dr. Brodsky
















Boon: For Whom the Chimes Toll (1986) (Season 1, Episode 9) as Van Kessel

On the left is Maurice Denham.















Philip Stone

Born: 14 April 1924, Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK
Died: 15 June 2003, Ealing, London, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Dad













Sheila Raynor

Born: 15 March 1908, London, England, UK
Died: 17 February 1998, Suffolk, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Mum













Aubrey Morris

Born: 1 June 1926, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, UK
Died: 15 July 2015, Los Angeles, California, USA

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Deltoid

Aubrey Morris is in the middle.











Godfrey Quigley

Born: 4 May 1923, Jerusalem, Palestine [now Israel]
Died: 7 September 1994, Dublin, Ireland

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Prison Chaplain













Anthony Sharp

Born: 16 June 1915, Highgate, London, England, UK
Died: 23 July 1984, London, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Minister




















Michael Glover

Born: 31 August 1913, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: 2 May 1987, Felpham, West Sussex, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Prison Governor













Michael Bates

Born: 4 December 1920, Jhansi, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India
Died: 11 January 1978, Chelsea, London, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Chief Guard













Barrie Cookson

Born: 28 March 1922, New Zealand
Died: 9 January 2005, Richmond, Surrey, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Dr. Alcott, Ludovico Center check-in

Barrie Cookson is on the left, with Michael Bates.










Madge Ryan

Born: 8 January 1919, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Died: 9 January 1994, London, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Dr. Branom













Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Paul Farrell

Born: 21 September 1893, Dublin, Ireland
Died: 12 June 1975, Manchester, England, UK

A Clockwork Orange (1971) as Tramp




























Monday, 21 May 2018

Gene Tierney

Born: 19 November 1920, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 6 November 1991, Houston, Texas, USA

Leave Her to Heaven (1945) as Ellen Berent Harland

With Vincent Price.














Jennifer Jones

Born: 2 March 1919, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Died: 17 December 2009, Malibu, California, USA

The Song of Bernadette (1943) as Bernadette Soubirous

















Thursday, 17 May 2018

Don Tomkins

Born: 9 April 1907, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: 15 January 1987, New York City, New York, USA

Art Trouble (1934) as Joe Burton (uncredited)

With James Stewart.














Leni Stengel

Born: 12 September 1901 in Berlin, Germany
Died: 1 July 1982, New York City, New York, USA

Art Trouble (1934) as Woman in Black Beret

Leni Stengel is on the right. Shemp Howard is on the left and Beatrice Blinn is between the two.












Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Jules Epailly

Born: 10 October 1880, Paris, France
Died: 29 April 1967, Central Islip, Long Island, New York, USA

Art Trouble (1934) as Judge at Art Exhibition (uncredited)
















Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Beatrice Blinn

Born: 7 July 1901, Forest County, Wisconsin, USA
Died: 31 March 1979, Oceanside, California, USA

Art Trouble (1934) as Woman in White Hat

With Shemp Howard.














Gertrude Mudge

Born: 5 September 1878, Wales Center, Michigan, USA
Died: May 1969, Goodells Michigan, USA

Gertrude Mudge was a stage actress who appeared many times on Broadway in the 1920s and 1930s. She made occasional appearances in films, mainly in short comedies.

Art Trouble (1934) as Madame DuBerry (uncredited)

With Harry Gribbon.

















Other Works

Stage

Broadway Appearances

1921 Phoebe of Quality Street as Patty. From 9 May 1921 to 21 May 1921.
1922 The Blushing Bride as Mrs. Pottinger. From 4 Feb 1922 to 10 Jun 1922.
1925 Sally, Irene and Mary as Mrs. Clancy. From 23 Mar 1925 to 4 Apr 1925.
1929 Fifty Million Frenchmen as Mrs. De Vere. From 27 Nov 1929 to 5 Jul 1930.
1931 The Singing Rabbi as Madame Dodee. From 10 Sep 1931 to 12 Sep 1931.
1933 Marilyn's Affairs as Mrs. Royden. From 15 Mar 1933 to 15 Mar 1933. 1 Performance.
1934 Ladies' Money as Drunken Woman. From 1 Nov 1934 to Dec 1934.
1935 Play, Genius, Play! as Aunt Nancy. From 30 Oct 1935 to Nov 1935.
1936 Summer Wives as Mrs. Roslyn Berg. From 13 Apr 1936 to 18 Apr 1936.

Gayne Whitman

Born: 19 March 1890, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: 31 August 1958, Los Angeles, California, USA

Gayne Whitman was a stage actor who became quite successful in silent films from around 1913. He appeared on Broadway in several productions, often credited as Harold Vosburgh.

Art Trouble (1934) as Richard Burton (uncredited)

With Hope Landin.

















Other Works

Stage

1917 The Willow Tree.  Cohan and Harris from 6 Mar 1917 to Jun 1917. 103 performances.
Other cast members include: Fay Bainter, Harold De Becker, S. Hatakenaka, Shelly Hull, Arvid Paulson, Richard Tabor, Darrel Vinton, George W. Wilson, Mrs. Thomas A. Wise. Gayne Whitman was credited as Harold Vosburgh. Produced by George M. Cohan and Sam Harris. Written by J.H. Benrimo and Harrison Garfield Rhodes.

1918 Watch Your Neighbor. Booth Theatre from 2 Sep 1918 to Oct 1918. 48 performances.
Other cast members include: LeRoy Clemens, Edward Colebrook, John De Briac, Fred Esmelton (in his final Broadway role), Charles Fisher, Leon Gordon, Ruby Hallier, Stanley Harrison, Emil Hoch, Alexander Loftus, Bertram Marburgh, Dodson Mitchell, Gerald Pring, Dore Rogers, Mary Servoss. Gayne Whitman was credited as Harold Vosburgh. Written by Leon Gordon and LeRoy Clemens


Radio

1930 - 1935 Chandu the Magician as Chandu. Radio serial drama broadcast nightly from Hollywood.

1944 Adventures by Morse as Announcer.

Hope Landin

Born: 3 May 1893, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Died: 22 February 1973, Hollywood, California, USA

Art Trouble (1934) as Martha Burton (uncredited)

A short comedy.














Monday, 14 May 2018

Una Stubbs

Born: 1 May 1937, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Murder on the Blackpool Express (2017) as Peggy

Una Stubbs is on the left, with Sheila Reid.









Sheila Reid

Born: 21 December 1937, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Murder on the Blackpool Express (2017) as Mildred

Sheila Reid is on the right, with Una Stubbs.








Sunday, 13 May 2018

Celia McCann

Born: unknown
Died: unknown

Celia McCann had an interesting voice and could have easily done cartoon voice work had she been born about 20 years later.

Narcotic (1933) as Prostitute (uncredited)

Celia McCann is apparently in this film and this is the only one of the prostitutes that looks remotely like her.














Maniac (1934) as Jo
















Marvelle Andre

Born: 12 May 1919, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Died: 1 June 1990, Newport Beach, California, USA

Maniac (1934) as Marvel (Credited as Marvel Andre)




















Gambling Daughters (1941) as Dorothy

With Alfred Hall.
















Jenny Dark

Born: unknown
Died: unknown

Maniac (1934) as Maizie




















Jenny Dark is seated, with Marvelle Andre.












Thea Ramsey

Born: unknown
Died: unknown

Maniac (1934) as Alice Maxwell (Credited as Theo Ramsey)

Probably her only film appearance.

































John P. Wade

Born: 30 June 1876, Madison, Indiana, USA
Died: 14 July 1949, in Hollywood, California, USA

Maniac (1934) as Embalmer Mike (as J.P. Wade)

















Ted Edwards

Born: 9 May 1884, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, UK
Died: 29 September 1945, Los Angeles, California, USA

Ted Edwards was a silent screen actor who appeared in only a couple of sound films that did nothing to further his career.

Maniac (1934) as Buckley


































Phyllis Diller

Born: 7 May 1897, DeKalb, Illinois, USA
Died: 17 October 1972, Orange, California, USA

Not to be confused with the comedienne and actress who was born in 1917.

Maniac (1934) as Mrs. Buckley