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Hugh E. Wright


1879 - 1940

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The actor Hugh E. Wright came from the theater when he entered the film business in 1918 with the movie "The Kiddies in the Ruins" (18).

In the next years he took part in numerous silent movies, among them "Garryowen" (20), "Nothing Else Matters" (20), "Squibs" (21), "The Romany" (23) and "The Silver King" (29).

In the 30's he was engaged for many support roles, to his most popular movies of those years belong "The Great Gay Road" (31), "Stranglehold" (31), "You Made Me Love You" (33), "A Shot in the Dark" (33), "Nell Gwyn" (34), "Scrooge" (35) and "The Knight of the Burning Pestle" (38).

Besides his acting career he also wrote some scripts in which he also appeared as an actor.
 

Other movies with Hugh E. Wright:
Hughie at the Victory Derby (19) The Better 'ole; or, The Romance of Old Bill (19) The Old Curiosity Shop (21) Mary-Find-the-Gold (21) A Sailor Tramp (22) Squibs Wins the Calcutta Sweep (22) Squibs M.P. (23) Squibs' Honeymoon (23) Auld Lang Syne (29) Down River (31) East Lynne on the Western Front (31) Pyjamas Preferred (32) Brother Alfred (32) Lord Camber's Ladies (32) The Love Wager (33) The Good Companions (33) Cash (33) My Old Duchess (33) Radio Parade of 1935 (34) On the Air (34) Get Your Man (34) Crazy People (34) Adventurers Ltd. (34) Widow's Might (35) Royal Eagle (36) 1066: And All That (39) 

Screenwriter:
Hughie at the Victory Derby (19) Nothing Else Matters (20) Auld Lang Syne (29) 


 
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