Moore Marriott

Moore Marriott was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1912, he made his screen debut in "A Maid Of The Alps." In 1937, he starred in the comedy caper "Oh, Mr. Porter," one of the best known of his ... Read more »
Born: 09/14/1885 in West Drayton, UK

Filmography

Actor (1)

The History of Mr. Polly 1948 (Movie)

Uncle Pentstemon (Actor)

Biography

Moore Marriott was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1912, he made his screen debut in "A Maid Of The Alps." In 1937, he starred in the comedy caper "Oh, Mr. Porter," one of the best known of his collaborations with Will Hay and Graham Moffatt. In 1941, he played Pop Bennett in "I Thank You," which starred Arthur Askey. Marriott began his career with a role in "Nell Gwyn" (1934). Marriott next focused his career on film, appearing in "Millions Like Us" (1943). Later in his career, Marriott acted in the drama "The History of Mr. Polly" (1949) with John Mills. Marriott passed away in December 1949 at the age of 64.

Milestones

1940

Played Pop Bennett in "I Thank You," which starred Arthur Askey

1937

Starred in the comedy caper "Oh, Mr. Porter," one of the best known of his collaborations with Will Hay and Graham Moffatt

1912

Made his screen debut in "A Maid Of The Alps"

SIMILAR ARTICLES