Richard Greene

Actor
British actor Richard Greene captivated audiences with his incredible performances on the big screen. In 1933, he made his stage debut. Greene began his acting career with roles in such films as "Submarine Patrol" ... Read more »
Born: 08/25/1914 in Plymouth, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (9)

Princess Diana's Legacy 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Special Effects 1984 (Movie)

Leon Gruskin (Actor)

Family Business 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Tales From The Crypt 1971 (Movie)

Ralph Jason (Actor)

The Adventures of Robin Hood 1955 - 1958 (TV Show)

Actor

The Black Castle 1951 (Movie)

Sir Ronald Burton, alias Richard Beckett (Actor)

The Nash Airflyte Theater 1950 - 1951 (TV Show)

Actor

The Hound of the Baskervilles 1938 (Movie)

(Actor)

Kentucky 1937 (Movie)

(Actor)
Music (5)

Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will? 1990 (Movie)

fiddler(music score) (Performer)

Cattle Annie and Little Britches 1980 (Movie)

(Music)

Getting Even 1980 (Movie)

(Music)

Riverrun 1970 (Movie)

(traditional) (Music)

Harlan County War (TV Show)

Performer
Producer (3)

Amerikan Passport 2001 (Movie)

(Associate Producer)

Sword of Sherwood Forest 1959 (Movie)

(Producer)

Walt: The Man Behind the Myth (TV Show)

Co-Producer
Sound (2)

Maria's Lovers 1985 (Movie)

sound recording(music sweetening) (Sound)

Ordeal By Innocence 1985 (Movie)

sound recording(music) (Sound)

Biography

British actor Richard Greene captivated audiences with his incredible performances on the big screen. In 1933, he made his stage debut. Greene began his acting career with roles in such films as "Submarine Patrol" (1938), "My Lucky Star" (1938) and "Four Men and a Prayer" (1938). He also appeared in "Kentucky" (1938), "Here I Am a Stranger" (1939) and "The Hound of the Baskervilles" (1939). His film career continued throughout the forties and the fifties in productions like "That Dangerous Age" (1949), "The Fighting O'Flynn" (1949) and the comedy adaptation "The Fan" (1949) with Jeanne Crain. He also appeared in "Lorna Doone" (1951). Greene was most recently credited in "Walt: The Man Behind the Myth" (ABC, 2001-02). Greene continued to exercise his talent in the eighties, taking on a mix of projects like "Getting Even" (1981), "Special Effects" (1984) and "Maria's Lovers" (1985). His credits also expanded to "Ordeal By Innocence" with Donald Sutherland (1985) and "The Mosquito Coast" with Harrison Ford (1986). Greene passed away in June 1985 at the age of 71.

Relationships

Daughter
mother Beatriz Summers

William Friese-Greene

Grandfather
created the "Girl With the Moving Eyes" in 1885

Richard Greene

Father

Kathleen Greene

Mother

Patricia Medina Actor

Wife
Married Dec. 24, 1941 Co-starred in in "The Fighting O'Flynn" (1949) Divorced June 25, 1951

Patricia Medina

Wife
married December 24, 1941 separated April 1950 divorced June 25, 1951

Beatriz Summers

Wife
Brazilian heiress married 1960 divorced 1980

EDUCATION

Cardinal Vaughan School

Milestones

1933

Made his stage debut

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