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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ian Hunter (13 June 1900 – 22 September 1975) was a British character actor.

Among dozens of film roles, his best-remembered appearances include That Certain Woman (1937) with Bette Davis, The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938, as King Richard the Lionheart), The Little Princess (1939, as Captain Reginald Crewe) and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941, as Dr. Lanyon). Hunter returned to the Robin Hood legend in the 1955 TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood in the recurring role of Sir Richard of the Lea.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ian Hunter (13 June 1900 – 22 September 1975) was a British character actor.

Among dozens of film roles, his best-remembered appearances include That Certain Woman (1937) with Bette Davis, The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938, as King Richard the Lionheart), The Little Princess (1939, as Captain Reginald Crewe) and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941, as Dr. Lanyon). Hunter returned to the Robin Hood legend in the 1955 TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood in the recurring role of Sir Richard of the Lea.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ian Hunter, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 75

Birthday 1900-06-13

Day of Death 1975-09-23

Place of Birth Cape Town, South Africa

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Himself (archive footage)
1963 Kali Yug, il mistero del tempio indiano as Robert Talbot
1963 Kali-Yug, Goddess of Vengeance as Robert Talbot
1962 Guns of Darkness as Dr. Swann
1961 The Treasure of Monte Cristo as Colonel Jackson
1961 Doctor Blood's Coffin as Dr. Robert Blood, Peter's Father
1960 The Bulldog Breed as Admiral Sir Bryanston Blyth
1957 She Played With Fire as Clive Fisher
1956 The Battle of the River Plate as Captain Woodhouse, H.M.S. Ajax
1956 The Door in the Wall as Henry Redmond
1955 The Adventures of Robin Hood(139 episodes)
1954 Eight O'Clock Walk as Geoffrey Tanner
1953 Appointment in London as Group Captain Logan
1952 It Started in Paradise as Arthur Turner
1949 Edward, My Son as Doctor Larry Woodhope
1947 The White Unicorn as Philip Templar
1947 White Cradle Inn as Anton
1946 Bedelia as Charlie Carrington
1943 It Comes Up Love as Tom Peabody
1943 Forever and a Day as Dexter Pomfret
1942 A Yank at Eton as Roger Carlton
1941 Smilin' Through as Reverend Owen Harding
1941 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as Dr. John Lanyon
1941 Billy the Kid as Eric Keating
1941 Ziegfeld Girl as Geoffrey Collis
1941 Andy Hardy's Private Secretary as Steven V. Land
1941 Come Live with Me as Barton Kendrick
1940 Gallant Sons as Natural Davis
1940 The Long Voyage Home as Smitty
1940 Bitter Sweet as Lord Shayne
1940 Dulcy as Gordon Daly
1940 Strange Cargo as Cambreau
1940 Broadway Melody of 1940 as Bert C. Matthews
1939 Tower of London as King Edward IV
1939 Bad Little Angel as Jim Creighton (Sentinel editor)
1939 Maisie as Clifford 'Cliff' Ames
1939 Tarzan Finds a Son! as Mr. Austin Lancing
1939 Broadway Serenade as Larry Bryant
1939 The Little Princess as Captain Crewe
1939 Yes, My Darling Daughter as Lewis Murray
1938 Comet Over Broadway as Bert Ballin
1938 The Sisters as William Benson
1938 Secrets of an Actress as Peter 'Pete' Snowden
1938 Always Goodbye as Phillip Marshall
1938 The Adventures of Robin Hood as King Richard the Lion-Heart
1937 That Certain Woman as Lloyd Rogers
1937 Confession as Leonide Kirow
1937 Another Dawn as Colonel John Wister
1937 Call It a Day as Roger Hilton
1937 Stolen Holiday as Anthony Wayne
1936 The Devil Is a Sissy as Jay Pierce
1936 To Mary - with Love as Bill Hallam
1936 The White Angel as Reporter Fuller of the London Times
1935 I Found Stella Parish as Keith Lockridge
1935 A Midsummer Night's Dream as Theseus, Duke of Athens
1935 Jalna as Renny Whiteoaks
1935 The Phantom Light as Jim Pierce
1935 The Night of the Party as Guy Kennion
1935 Lazybones as Sir Reginald Ford
1935 The Girl from 10th Avenue as Geoffrey D. 'Geoff' Sherwood
1934 The Church Mouse as Johnathan Steele
1934 Something Always Happens as Peter Middleton
1934 Death At Broadcasting House as Detective Inspector Gregory
1933 The Man from Toronto as Fergus Wimbush
1932 The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case as Dr. John H. Watson
1932 The Water Gipsies as Fred Green
1932 Marry Me as Robert Hart
1931 Sally in Our Alley as George Miles
1931 Cape Forlorn as Gordon Kingsley
1929 Syncopation as Alexander Winston
1928 Easy Virtue as The Plaintiff's Counsel
1927 Downhill as Archie
1927 The Ring as Bob Corby
1925 Confessions as Charles Oddy
1924 Not For Sale as Martin Bering

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