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Holmes Herbert


1882 - 1956

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Der Schauspieler Holmes Herbert wurde als Horace Edward Jenner geboren.
 
1912 kam er in die USA und begann drei Jahre später eine vielseitige Filmkarriere.
 
Zu seinen ersten Stummfilmen gehören "His Wife" (15), "Her Life and His" (17), "The Whirlpool" (18), "The Divorcee" (19) und "The ABC of Love" (19).
 
In den 20er Jahren avancierte er zu einem populären Hauptdarsteller und er verkörperte unzählige Rollen in Filmen wie "The Right to Love" (20), "Her Lord and Master" (21), "The Inner Chamber" (21), "Toilers of the Sea" (23), "Sinners in Heaven" (24), "Up the Ladder" (25), "The Wanderer" (25), "The Nest" (27), "Mr. Wu" (27), "East Side, West Side" (27), "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" (28), "The Terror" (28), "Madame X" (29) und "The Kiss" (29).
 
In den 30er Jahren folgten weiterhin eine grosse Zahl an Filmen, in denen er nun vermehrt markante Nebenrollen spielte.
Zu seinen bekanntesten Filmen dieser Jahre gehören "The Single Sin" (31), "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (31), "Mystery of the Wax Museum" (33), "The Invisible Man" (33), "The Count of Monte Cristo" (34), "Mark of the Vampire" (35), "Cardinal Richelieu" (35), "Captain Blood" (35), "Wife vs. Secretary" (36), "The House of Secrets" (36), "The Prince and the Pauper" (37), "The Life of Emile Zola" (37), "The Buccaneer" (38), "The Adventures of Robin Hood" (38), "Kidnapped" (38), "Marie Antoinette" (38), "Mr. Moto's Last Warning" (39), "Juarez" (39) und "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (39).
 
Holmes Herbert setzte seine Laufbahn in den 40er Jahren nahtlos fort und spielte in vielen bekannten Horror-Filmen aber auch den beliebten Sherlock-Holmes-Produktionen mit.
Zu seinen populärsten Arbeiten der 40er Jahre zählen "Foreign Correspondent" (40), "A Dispatch from Reuter's" (40), "The Letter" (40), "Man Hunt" (41), "The Ghost of Frankenstein" (42), "Invisible Agent" (42), "Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon" (43), "Sherlock Holmes in Washington" (43), "A Stranger in Town" (43), "The Uninvited" (44), "The Mummy's Curse" (44), "Jealousy" (45), "Confidential Agent" (45), "Dressed to Kill" (46), "Ivy" (47), "The Swordsman" (48), "Sorry, Wrong Number" (48), "Johnny Belinda" (48) und "The Stratton Story" (49).
 
In den 50er Jahren enstanden seine letzten filmischen Arbeiten mit "The Law and the Lady" (51), "Anne of the Indies" (51), "The Son of Dr. Jekyll" (51) und "At Sword's Point" (52).
 
Holmes Herbert war u.a. mit der Schauspielerin Beryl Mercer verheiratet.
 

Weitere Filme mit Holmes Herbert: 
The Fisherwoman (15) The Man Without a Country (17) A Doll's House (18) The Death Dance (18) The Rough Neck (19) The White Heather (19) Other Men's Wives (19) The Market of Souls (19) On with the Dance (20) His House in Order (20) Black Is White (20) My Lady's Garter (20) Lady Rose's Daughter (20) Dead Men Tell No Tales (20) The Truth About Husbands (20) Heedless Moths (21) The Wild Goose (21) The Family Closet (21) Any Wife (22) A Stage Romance (22) Evidence (22) Divorce Coupons (22) Moonshine Valley (22) A Woman's Woman (22) I Will Repay (23) The Enchanted Cottage (24) Another Scandal (24) Her Own Free Will (24) Love's Wilderness (24) Daddy's Gone A-Hunting (25) Wildfire (25) Wreckage (25) A Woman of the World (25) The Passionate Quest (26) The Honeymoon Express (26) Josselyn's Wife (26) The Fire Briagde (26) One Increasing Purpose (27) When a Man Loves (27) Lovers? (27) Heart of Salome (27) Slaves of Beauty (27) The Gay Retreat (27) The Silver Slave (27) Their Hour (28) The Sporting Age (28) Through the Breakers (28) On Trial (28) The Charlatan (29) Careers (29) Say It with Songs (29) Her Private Life (29) The Careless Age (29) The Thirteenth Chair (29) Untamed (29) The Ship from Shanghai (30) The Hot Heiress (31) Chances (31) Broadminded (31) Daughter of the Dragon (31) Shop Angel (32) Miss Pinkerton (32) Central Park (32) Sister to Judas (32) Beloved (34) The House of Rothschild (34) The Pursuit of Hapiness (34) The Curtain Falls (34) Sons of Steel (34) One in a Million (35) Accent on Youth (35) The Dark Angel (35) Brilliant Marriage (36) The Country Beyond (36) Champagne Charlie (36) The White Angel (36) Charlie Chan at the Race Track (36) The Gentleman from Louisiana (36) Fifteen Maiden Lane (36) The Charge of the Light Brigade (36) Lloyd's of London (36) Stolen Holiday (37) The Thirteenth Chair (37) Slave Ship (37) Love Under Fire (37) Lancer Spy (37) The Man Without a Country (37) Here's Flash Casey (38) The Black Doll (38) Say It in French (38) The Mystery of Mr. Wong (39) The Little Princess (39) Mystery of the White Room (39) Wolf Call (39) The Sun Never Sets (39) Trapped in the Sky (39) The House of Fear (39) Bad Boy (39) Stanley and Livingstone (39) Hidden Power (39) Intermezzo: A Love Story (39) The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (39) 20'000 Men a Year (39) Rulers of the Sea (39) Tower of London (39) We Are Not Alone (39) Everything Happens at Night (39) The Earl of Chicago (40) British Intelligence (40) An Angel from Texas (40) Women in War (40) Phantom Raiders (40) Boom Town (40) South of Suez (40) Rage in Heaven (41) Scotland Yard (41) International Squadron (41) The Men in Her Life (41) This Above All (42) Danger in the Pacific (42) Lady in a Jam (42) Strictly in the Groove (42) The Undying Monster (42) Two Tickets to London (43) The Man from Down Under (43) Corvette K-225 (43) Calling Dr. Death (43) Bermuda Mystery (44) The Pearl of Death (44) Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (44) The Unwritten Code (44) Enter Arsene Lupin (44) The House of Fear (45) The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (45) Swingin' on a Rainbow (45) George White's Scandals (45) Three Strangers (46) The Bandit of Sherwood Forest (46) The Verdict (46) Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (46) Over the Santa Fe Trail (47) Mr. District Attorney (47) The Ghost Goes Wild (47) Bulldog Drummond At Bay (47) Singapore (47) Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back 847) This Time for Keeps (47) If Winter Comes (47) A Woman's Vengeance (48) The Wreck of the Hesperus (48) Hills of Home (48) Jungle Jim (48) Command Decision (48) Family Honeymoon (49) South of St. Louis (49) Barbary Pirate (49) Post Office Investigator (49) The Iroquois Trail (50) To Please a Lady (50) The Magnificent Yankee (50) David and Bathsheba (51) The Unknown Man (51) The Wild North (52) The Brigand (52) 


 
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