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Robertson Hare (1891–1979)


Robertson Hare was born on December 17, 1891 in London, England as John Robertson Hare. He was an actor, known for So This Is London (1939), A Cup of Kindness (1934) and A Spot of Bother (1938). He was married to Irene Mewton (Alice). He died on January 25, 1979 in London. See full bio »

Died:

(age 87) in London, England, UK

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Known For

So This Is London Henry Honeycutt
(1939)
A Cup of Kindness Ernest Ramsbottom
(1934)
A Spot of Bother Dear Mr. Binky Rudd
(1938)
One Wild Oat Humphrey Proudfoot
(1951)

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 1972 Raising the Roof
Old Gent
 1966-1971 All Gas and Gaiters (TV Series)
The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
- The Bishop Loses His Chaplain (1971) ... The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
- The Bishop Has a Rest (1971) ... The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
- The Bishop Shows His Loyalty (1971) ... The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
- The Bishop Gives a Present (1971) ... The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
- The Bishops Entertains (1971) ... The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
 1969 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series)
George Podmore
- Is This Your Life? (1969) ... George Podmore
 1968 Salt and Pepper
Dove
 1968 Ooh La La! (TV Series)
- Making a Pass (1968)
 1966 Hotel Paradiso
Duke
 1966 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
- The Bishop Rides Again (1966) ... The Archdeacon, The Venerable Henry Blunt
 1962 Crooks Anonymous
Grimsdale
 1961 Wonderful to Be Young!
Chauffeur
 1961 Murder on the Campus
Ronald Fortescue
 1961 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Sir John Blore, M.P.
- Brian Rix Presents #12: Wolf's Clothing (1961) ... Sir John Blore, M.P.
 1961 Seven Keys
Mr. Piggott
 1961 The Night We Got the Bird
Doctor Vincent (uncredited)
 1957-1960 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Jason Kilpatrick
- The Bride Comes Back (1960) ... Jason Kilpatrick
- The Bride and the Bachelor (1957) ... Jason Kilpatrick
 1956 Three Men in a Boat
Photographer
 1956 My Wife's Family
Noah Parker
 1956 Man Alive! (TV Movie)
Mr. Hathaway
 1953 The Adventures of Sadie
Gibble
 1953 Wild Horses (TV Movie)
George Slaughter
 1951 The Magic Box
Sitter in Bath Studio
 1951 One Wild Oat
Humphrey Proudfoot
 1948 Things Happen at Night
Vincent Ebury
 1945 He Snoops to Conquer
Sir Timothy Strawbridge
 1943 Women Aren't Angels
Wilmer Popday
 1942 Banana Ridge
Willoughby Pink
 1940 Yesterday Is Over Your Shoulder (Short)
John Anyman
 1939 So This Is London
Henry Honeycutt
 1938 A Spot of Bother
Dear Mr. Binky Rudd
 1937 You're in the Army Now (uncredited)
 1937 Aren't Men Beasts
Herbert Holly
 1936 You Must Get Married
Percy Phut
 1936 Jack of All Trades
Lionel Fitch
 1936 Pot Luck
Mr. Pye
 1935 Car of Dreams
Henry Butterworth
 1935 Foreign Affaires
Mr. Hardy Hornett
 1935 Stormy Weather
Mr. Bullock (as J. Robertson Hare)
 1935 Fighting Stock
Duck
 1935 Oh, Daddy!
Rupert Boddy (as J. Robertson Hare)
 1934 Dirty Work
Clement Peck
 1934 Are You a Mason?
Amos Bloodqood
 1934 A Cup of Kindness
Ernest Ramsbottom
 1933 Just My Luck
Trigg
 1933 Turkey Time
Edwin Stoatt
 1933 A Cuckoo in the Nest
Rev. Sloley Jones (as J. Robertson Hare)
 1933 Friday the Thirteenth
Ralph Lightfoot
 1933 It's a Boy
Allister
 1932 Thark
Hook
 1932 A Night Like This
Miles Tuckett
 1930 Tons of Money
Chesterman
 1930 Plunder
Oswald Veal
 1930 On Approval
Hedworth
 1930 One Embarrassing Night
Harold Twine
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Vernon Sylvaine's play, "A Spot of Bother", at the Strand Theatre in London, England with Alfred Drayton and Phyllis Konstam in the cast. Leslie Henson was the director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

J. Robertson Hare

Height:

5' 5½" (1.66 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Served with the British Army in France during World War I. See more »

Nickname:

Bunny

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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