Francis Lister was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lister found his beginnings in film with roles in the adaptation "Cardinal Richelieu" (1935) with George Arliss and "Clive of India" (1935). Lister began to focus on film after appearing in the Charles Laughton adaptation "Mutiny on the Bounty" (1935) and the adaptation "Henry V" (1944) with Laurence Olivier. Later in his career, Lister acted in the Margaret Lockwood adventure "The Wicked Lady" (1945). Lister passed away in October 1951 at the age of 52.