Carl Harbord

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Carl Harbord
Born (1908-01-26)26 January 1908
Salcombe, Devon, England
Died 18 October 1958(1958-10-18) (aged 50)
Los Angeles, California,
United States
Occupation Film actor
Television actor
Years active 1928 - 1955

Carl Harbord (26 January 1908 – 18 October 1958) was a British film actor.

Stage[edit]

When he was 19, Harbord appeared in the play The Happy Husband, which was presented at the Criterion Theater in London, England.[1] In 1933, he first appeared in a play in Australia.[2] His first Broadway appearance was in 1934, in a production of Noël Coward's Conversation Piece at the 44th Street Theatre.[3]

Film[edit]

Harbord entered the film industry during the final stage of the silent era. He appeared in several early sound films for British International Pictures such as The Informer. One of his most prominent roles was in Anthony Asquith's First World War film Tell England.[4] Harbord later went to Hollywood where he played supporting or minor roles.

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Theatre and Screen". Australia, Melbourne. The Age. August 3, 1927. p. 13. Retrieved April 5, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "(advertisement)". Australia, Melbourne. The Age. June 24, 1933. p. 24. Retrieved April 5, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  3. ^ Pollock, Arthur (October 24, 1934). "The Theater". New York, Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. p. 13. Retrieved April 5, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  4. ^ "New Films". Australia, Sydney. The Sydney Morning Herald. April 25, 1932. p. 2. Retrieved April 5, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read

Bibliography[edit]

  • Kelly, Andrew. Cinema and the Great War. Routledge, 1997.

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