Biography

English born Reginald Owen (born John Reginald Owen) was a stage, screen, and television character actor.

English born Reginald Owen (born John Reginald Owen) was a stage, screen, and television character actor.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 128

Birthday 1887-08-05

Day of Death 1972-11-05

Place of Birth Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • John Reginald Owen

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1985 The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes as Sherlock Holmes (archive footage)
1974 That's Entertainment! as Himself - at Banquet (archive footage) (uncredited)
1971 Bedknobs and Broomsticks as Gen. Teagler
1970 McCloud(1 episode)
1967 Rosie! as Patrick
1965 Run for Your Life(1 episode)
1964 Bewitched(2 episodes)
1964 Mary Poppins as Admiral Boom
1963 The Thrill of It All as Old Tom Fraleigh
1963 Tammy and the Doctor as Jason Tripp
1962 Five Weeks in a Balloon as Consul
1960 Thriller(1 episode)
1959 Adventures in Paradise(1 episode)
1959 One Step Beyond(1 episode)
1957 Maverick(3 episodes)
1954 Climax!(1 episode)
1954 Red Garters as Judge Wallace Winthrop
1954 The Great Diamond Robbery as Bainbridge Gibbons
1951 Grounds for Marriage as Dely Delacorte
1950 Kim as Father Victor
1950 The Miniver Story as Mr. Foley
1949 The Secret Garden as Ben Weatherstaff
1949 Challenge to Lassie as Sergeant Davie
1948 Hills of Home as Hopps
1948 The Three Musketeers as Treville
1948 Julia Misbehaves as Benny Hawkins
1948 The Pirate as l'avocat
1947 If Winter Comes as Mr. Fortune
1947 Green Dolphin Street as Captain O'Hara
1947 Thunder in the Valley as James Moore
1947 The Imperfect Lady as Mr. Hopkins
1946 Monsieur Beaucaire as King Louis XV
1946 Piccadilly Incident as Judge
1946 Cluny Brown as Sir Henry Carmel
1946 The Diary of a Chambermaid as Captain Lanlaire
1945 The Sailor Takes a Wife as Mr. Amboy
1945 She Went to the Races as Dr. Pembroke
1945 Kitty as Duke of Malmunster
1945 The Valley of Decision as McCready
1944 National Velvet as Farmer Ede
1944 The Canterville Ghost as Lord Canterville
1943 Madame Curie as Dr. Becquerel
1943 Salute to the Marines as Mr. Henry Casper
1943 Three Hearts For Julia as John Girard
1943 Above Suspicion as Dr. Mespelbrunn
1943 Assignment in Brittany as Col. Trane
1943 Forever and a Day as Simpson
1942 Reunion in France as Schultz
1942 Random Harvest as Biffer
1942 White Cargo as Skipper of the Congo Queen
1942 Somewhere I'll Find You as Willie Manning
1942 Cairo as Philo Cobson
1942 Pierre of the Plains as Noah Glenkins
1942 I Married an Angel as 'Whiskers'
1942 Mrs. Miniver as Foley
1942 We Were Dancing as Maj. Tyler-Blane
1942 Woman of the Year as Clayton
1941 Tarzan's Secret Treasure as Professor Elliott
1941 Lady Be Good as Max Milton
1941 Charley's Aunt as Redcliff
1941 They Met in Bombay as The General
1941 A Woman's Face as Bernard Dalvik
1941 Free and Easy as Sir George Kelvin
1941 Blonde Inspiration as Reginald Mason
1940 Hullabaloo as 'Buzz' Foster
1940 Florian as Emperor Franz Josef
1940 The Ghost Comes Home as Mortimer Hopkins, Sr.
1940 The Earl of Chicago as Gervase Gonwell
1939 Remember? as Mr. Bronson
1939 Bad Little Angel as Edwards, Marvin's Valet
1939 The Real Glory as Capt. Steve Hartley
1939 Bridal Suite as Sir Horace Bragdon
1939 Hotel Imperial as General Videnko
1939 Fast and Loose as Vincent Charlton
1938 The Girl Downstairs as Charlie Grump
1938 A Christmas Carol as Ebenezer Scrooge
1938 Vacation from Love as John Hodge Lawson
1938 Three Loves Has Nancy as William, the Butler
1938 Paradise for Three as Johann Kesselhut
1938 Kidnapped as Capt. Hoseason
1938 Everybody Sing as Hillary Bellaire
1937 Rosalie as Chancellor
1937 Conquest as Tallyrand
1937 The Bride Wore Red as Admiral Monti
1937 Madame X as Maurice Dourel
1937 Personal Property as Claude Dabney
1937 Dangerous Number as William
1936 Love on the Run as Baron Otto Spandermann
1936 Adventure In Manhattan as Blackton Gregory
1936 The Girl on the Front Page as Archie Biddle
1936 Yours for the Asking as Dictionary McKinney
1936 Trouble for Two as President of Club
1936 The Great Ziegfeld as Sampston
1936 Petticoat Fever as Sir James Felton
1936 Rose Marie as Myerson
1935 A Tale of Two Cities as Stryver
1935 The Bishop Misbehaves as Guy Waller
1935 Anna Karenina as Stiva
1935 The Call of the Wild as Mr. Smith
1935 Escapade as Paul
1935 The Good Fairy as Detlaff
1935 Enchanted April as Henry Arbuthnot
1934 Here Is My Heart as Prince Vladimir / Vova
1934 Music in the Air as Ernst Weber
1934 Madame Du Barry as King Louis XV
1934 Of Human Bondage as Thorpe Athelny
1934 Stingaree as The Governor-General
1934 Where Sinners Meet as Leonard
1934 The House of Rothschild as Herries
1934 The Countess of Monte Cristo as The Baron
1934 Fashions of 1934 as Oscar Baroque
1934 Mandalay as Police Commissioner Col. Thomas Dawson
1934 Nana as Bordenave
1933 Queen Christina as Charles
1933 Voltaire as King Louis XV
1933 The Big Brain as Lord Darlington
1933 Double Harness as Freeman
1933 The Narrow Corner as Mr. Frith
1933 A Study in Scarlet as Sherlock Holmes
1932 Robbers' Roost as Cecil Herrick
1932 Sherlock Holmes as Dr. Watson
1932 Downstairs as Baron 'Nicky' von Burgen
1932 The Man Called Back as Dr. Herbert Atkins
1932 A Woman Commands as The Prime Minister
1932 Lovers Courageous as Lord Jimmy
1931 Platinum Blonde as Dexter Grayson
1931 The Man in Possession as Claude Dabney
1929 The Letter as Robert Crosbie

Writing

1933 A Study in ScarletDialogue

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