Robert Morley Biography

Birthday: 1908-05-26
Place of Birth: Semley, Wiltshire
Height: 6' 0½" (1.84 m) Mini Biograph
Wiki Biography: English character actor Robert Morley was educated in England, Germany, France and Italy. His family planned for him to go into the diplomatic service but he liked the idea of acting more. After studying at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London he appeared on the London stage in 1929 and in 1938 he first appeared on Broadway as the lead in Ocsar Wilde. His film debut was as Louis XVI with Norma Shearer in Marie Antoinette (1938). A regular series of supporting roles kept him occupied and he made regular appearances on TV as an exceptionally witty guest on various talk shows.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Melba Oscar Hammerstein I 1953 Drama
60 Minutes (au) Lord Rawnsley 1979
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Big Blockade 0000
The Deadly Game 1941
Major Barbara Andrew Undershaft 1941 Comedy
The Foreman Went to France 1942 Adventure, Drama
I Live in Grosvenor Square 1946
The African Queen Rev. Samuel Sayer 1951 0, Romance
Curtain Up 1952
Outcast of the Islands 1952 Drama, Adventure
Beat the Devil 1953 Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Beau Brummell King George III 1954 0
Around the World in Eighty Days 1956
The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw 1959 Comedy
The Battle of the Sexes 1960
Oscar Wilde Oscar Wilde 1960
Libel 1960 Drama
Go to Blazes 1962
The Road to Hong Kong 1962 Comedy
Murder at the Gallop 1963
Take Her, She's Mine Pope-Jones 1963
Topkapi Cedric Page 1964 0, 0
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines Lord Rawnsley 1965
The Alphabet Murders Hastings 1966 Crime, Mystery, Comedy
Life at the Top 1966 Drama
A Study in Terror Mycroft Holmes 1966 Crime, Drama, Horror
Sinful Davey Duke of Argyll 1968
Some Girls Do 1969 Action, Adventure, Comedy
Cromwell Earl of Manchester 1970
Song of Norway 1970 Drama, Musical
When Eight Bells Toll 1971 Action, Adventure, Crime
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? 1978 Comedy, Mystery, Crime
Scavenger Hunt 1979 Comedy
Oh Heavenly Dog 1980 Comedy, Crime
The Great Muppet Caper 1981 Comedy, Family, Music
High Road to China 1983 Adventure, Drama, Romance
Second Time Lucky God 1984 Comedy
The Trouble with Spies Angus 1987 Comedy
War and Remembrance Alistair Tudsbury 1988 Drama
The Lady and the Highwayman 1989 Adventure, Drama, Romance
Istanbul Atkins 1989
Loophole 2019