C Aubrey Smith

Actor
Tall, distinguished stage actor with memorable bushy eyebrows and thick moustache who entered films in 1915 but is best known for his numerous character roles for Hollywood in the 1930s and 40s; often cast as a crusty ... Read more »
Born: 07/21/1863 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (62)

Little Women 1948 (Movie)

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Cluny Brown 1946 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Adventures of Mark Twain 1944 (Movie)

(Actor)

Forever and a Day 1943 (Movie)

Adm. Eustace Trimble (Actor)

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 1940 (Movie)

(Actor)

Rebecca 1940 (Movie)

Colonel Julyan (Actor)

Balalaika 1938 (Movie)

(Actor)

Eternally Yours 1938 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Four Feathers 1938 (Movie)

(Actor)

Hurricane 1936 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Prisoner of Zenda 1936 (Movie)

(Actor)

Wee Willie Winkie 1936 (Movie)

Colonel Williams (Actor)

Little Lord Fauntleroy 1935 (Movie)

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Lloyd's of London 1935 (Movie)

(Actor)

Romeo and Juliet 1935 (Movie)

Capulet (Actor)

China Seas 1934 (Movie)

(Actor)

Cleopatra 1934 (Movie)

Enobarbus (Actor)

Lives of a Bengal Lancer 1934 (Movie)

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The Crusades 1934 (Movie)

The Hermit (Actor)

The Gilded Lily 1934 (Movie)

Duke of Loamshire (Actor)

One More River 1933 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Scarlet Empress 1933 (Movie)

Prince August (Actor)

Morning Glory 1932 (Movie)

Hedges (Actor)

Queen Christina 1932 (Movie)

(Actor)

Secrets 1932 (Movie)

(Actor)

Love Me Tonight 1931 (Movie)

Duke d'Artelines (Actor)

Trouble in Paradise 1931 (Movie)

Giron (Actor)

Free and Easy 1930 (Movie)

The Duke (Actor)

Adorable (Movie)

The Prime Minister (Actor)

And Then There Were None (Movie)

Gen. Sir John Mandrake (Actor)

Another Thin Man (Movie)

Col. Burr MacFay (Actor)

Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (Movie)

Capt. Nielsen (Actor)

Clive of India (Movie)

Prime Minister (Actor)

Curtain at Eight (Movie)

Jim Hanvey (Actor)

East Side of Heaven (Movie)

Cyrus Barrett Sr. (Actor)

Flesh and Fantasy (Movie)

Dean of Norwalk (story 2) (Actor)

Four Men and a Prayer (Movie)

Col. Loring Leigh (Actor)

Gambling Lady (Movie)

Peter Madison (Actor)

Guilty Hands (Movie)

Rev. Hastings (Actor)

Luxury Liner (Movie)

Edward Thorndyke (Actor)

Madame Curie (Movie)

Lord Kelvin (Actor)

Maisie Was a Lady (Movie)

Walpole (Actor)

No More Orchids (Movie)

Redrick (Actor)

Polly of the Circus (Movie)

Reverend James Northcott (Actor)

Sensation Hunters (Movie)

Dan Lindsay (Actor)

Sensations of 1945 (Movie)

Dan Lindsey (Actor)

Son of India (Movie)

Dr. Wallace (Actor)

Tarzan, the Ape Man (Movie)

James Parker (Actor)

The Barbarian (Movie)

Cecil (Actor)

The Florentine Dagger (Movie)

Dr. Lytton (Actor)

The House of Rothschild (Movie)

Duke of Wellington (Actor)

The Man in Possession (Movie)

Mr. Dabney (Actor)

The Monkey's Paw (Movie)

Sgt.-Maj. Morris (Actor)

The Squaw Man (Movie)

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The Sun Never Sets (Movie)

Sir John Randolph (Actor)

The Unwanted (Movie)

Col. Carrington (Actor)

The White Cliffs of Dover (Movie)

Colonel (Actor)

The Witching Hour (TV Show)

Actor

Trader Horn (Movie)

Trader (Actor)

Unconquered (Movie)

Lord Chief Justice (Actor)

Waterloo Bridge (Movie)

The Duke (Actor)

We Live Again (Movie)

Prince Kortchagin (Actor)

Biography

Tall, distinguished stage actor with memorable bushy eyebrows and thick moustache who entered films in 1915 but is best known for his numerous character roles for Hollywood in the 1930s and 40s; often cast as a crusty, blustery upper-class Brit.

EDUCATION

Charterhouse School

University of Cambridge

Cambridge , England

Milestones

1915

Screen debut, "Builder of Bridges"

1892

Stage debut

Toured South Africa and Australia with England's national championship cricket team

Bonus Trivia

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He was received the Order of the British Empire in 1938.

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Knighted in 1944.

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