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Oscar Asche (1871–1936)

Oscar Asche was born on January 26, 1871 in Geelong, Australia as Thomas Stange Heiss Oscar Asche. He was an actor and writer, known for Scrooge (1935), Chu Chin Chow (1934) and Don Quixote (1933). He was married to Lily Brayton. He died on March 23, 1936 in Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Scrooge Spirit of Christmas Present
Chu Chin Chow Writer
Don Quixote Captain of Police
Kismet Hajj


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 1936 The Robber Symphony
The Chief Gendarme
 1936 Eliza Comes to Stay
 1935 Scrooge
Spirit of Christmas Present
 1935 The Private Secretary
Robert Cattermole
 1934 Two Hearts in Waltz Time
Herman Greenbaum
 1933 My Lucky Star
President of Film Company
 1933 Don Quixote
Captain of Police
 1914 Kismet (Short)
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 1977 Let's Make a Musical (TV Series) (musical: Chu Chin Chow - 1 episode)
- Chu Chin Chow (1977) ... (musical: Chu Chin Chow)
 1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Special: Chu Chin Chow - On Ice (1953) ... (play)
 1934 Chu Chin Chow (play)
 1923 Chu-Chin-Chow (play "Chu-Chin-Chow")
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 1934 Chu Chin Chow (lyrics: Selections)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Taming of the Shrew," at the Adelphi Theatre in London, England with Lily Brayton (played Katharina), Charles Rock, E. Lyall Swete, Pamela Gaythorne, Charles Angelo, Walter Hampden, Herbert Grimwood, and Alfred Brydone in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 5 Articles | See more »

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Asche and his wife, the actress Lily Brayton, served as managers of the Adelphi Theatre in 1904 and His Majesty's Theatre from 1907. See more »

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