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Terry Kilburn (born 25 November 1926) is an English former child actor. He is sometimes credited as Terence Kilburn or Terrance Kilburn.

Kilburn achieved fame portraying Tiny Tim in the 1938 version of A Christmas Carol and as four generations of the Colley family in Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939). He was also featured in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) with Basil Rathbone. In 1944, he worked in The Keys of the Kingdom, a film starring Gregory Peck, but his scenes were cut. He had a small part in his last film, 1962's Lolita.

Kilburn also headed up Oakland University's Meadow Brook Theatre located in Rochester, Michigan. Meadow Brook Theatre is Michigan's only LORT theater. It presents classic plays, comedies and musicals. They are known for their annual production of Dicken's A Christmas Carol," adapted by Kiburn's partner Charles Nolte.

Kilburn resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His partner of over fifty years, Charles Nolte, died in January 2010.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Terry Kilburn, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Terry Kilburn (born 25 November 1926) is an English former child actor. He is sometimes credited as Terence Kilburn or Terrance Kilburn.

Kilburn achieved fame portraying Tiny Tim in the 1938 version of A Christmas Carol and as four generations of the Colley family in Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939). He was also featured in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939) with Basil Rathbone. In 1944, he worked in The Keys of the Kingdom, a film starring Gregory Peck, but his scenes were cut. He had a small part in his last film, 1962's Lolita.

Kilburn also headed up Oakland University's Meadow Brook Theatre located in Rochester, Michigan. Meadow Brook Theatre is Michigan's only LORT theater. It presents classic plays, comedies and musicals. They are known for their annual production of Dicken's A Christmas Carol," adapted by Kiburn's partner Charles Nolte.

Kilburn resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His partner of over fifty years, Charles Nolte, died in January 2010.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Terry Kilburn, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 18

Birthday 1926-11-25

Place of Birth West Ham, London, England, UK

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Terence Kilbourne
  • Terence Kilburn
  • Terrance Kilburn
  • Terrence Kilburn

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1958 Fiend Without a Face as Capt. Al Chester
1953 Slaves of Babylon as King Cyrus
1951 Only the Valiant as Trooper Saxton
1950 Tyrant of the Sea as Dick Savage - Sailor
1947 Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back as Seymour
1947 Bulldog Drummond at Bay as Seymour - Cub Reporter
1946 Black Beauty as Joe
1944 National Velvet as Ted
1940 Swiss Family Robinson as Ernest Robinson
1939 The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes as Billy
1939 They Shall Have Music as Limey
1939 Goodbye, Mr. Chips as John Colley / Peter Colley I / Peter Colley II / Peter Colley III
1939 Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever as 'Stickin' Plaster
1939 The Great Man Votes as Student
1938 Sweethearts as Brother
1938 A Christmas Carol as 'Tiny Tim' Cratchit
1938 Lord Jeff as Albert Baker
1934 No Greater Glory

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