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Hilton Edwards (1903–1982)

Hilton Edwards was born on February 2, 1903 in London, England. He was an actor and director, known for Othello (1951), Return to Glennascaul (1953) and Half a Sixpence (1967). He died on November 18, 1982 in Dublin, Ireland. See full bio »


(age 79) in Dublin, Ireland

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Known For

Othello Brabantio
Half a Sixpence Shalford
David and Goliath Prophet Samuel


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 1967 Half a Sixpence
 1966 The Wrong Box
 1965 The Rise and Fall of César Birotteau (TV Series)
Baron Nucingen
- Give Us This Day (1965) ... Baron Nucingen
 1965 Londoners (TV Series)
Harry Ashton
- Old Man of Chelsea Reach (1965) ... Harry Ashton
 1965 Front Page Story (TV Series)
William Levritt
- Make It Last Till Friday (1965) ... William Levritt
 1962 The Quare Fellow
Holy Healy
 1961 Victim
 1960 Paul of Tarsus (TV Series)
King Herod
- Herod the King (1960) ... King Herod
 1960 The Night Fighters
Father McCrory
 1960 David and Goliath
Prophet Samuel (as Edward Hilton)
 1959 This Other Eden
Canon Moyle
 1959 Love and Mr Lewisham (TV Series)
Mr. Bonover
- Part 1 (1959) ... Mr. Bonover
 1958 She Didn't Say No!
Film Director
 1958 The Desperate Men
William Scruby
 1957-1958 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Colonel Beauchamp
- Night of the Ding-Dong (1958) ... Colonel Beauchamp
- Man in a Moon (1957)
 1956 David Copperfield (TV Series)
Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 13 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 12 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 11 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 9 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 6 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
 1955 Captain Lightfoot
Lord Glen
 1951 Othello
 1948 Call of the Blood
Dr. Robert Blake
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in the play, "Everyman," at the Old Vic Theatre (Royal Victorian Hall) in London, England with Wilfrid Walter, John Laurie, John Garside, and D. Haye Petrie in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Edward Hilton

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English-born Irish actor and theatrical producer. First performed on stage at the Old Vic in 1922. Co-founder in 1928 of the Gate Theatre in Dublin. See more »

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