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Percy Marmont (1883–1977)

Tall, debonair British matinée idol Percy Marmont first acted on stage in 1900. As a romantic lead from 1916, he made his screen debut while touring South Africa with a theatrical troupe in De Voortrekkers (1916). From there, the players went on to Australia (where Marmont made a second film, The Monk and the Woman (1917)) and then to the U.S.. A ... See full bio »


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Known For

The Squeaker Captain Leslie
The Silver King Wilfred Denver
The Clean Heart Philip Wriford
If Winter Comes Mark Sabre


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 1969 Hostile Witness
Justice Matthew Gregory
 1960 The Trials of Oscar Wilde
Guest at Theatre (uncredited)
 1958 Tom Barnardo (TV Movie)
Lord Shaftesbury
 1957 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series)
Sir Malcolm Gregg
- Charlie's Highland Fling (1957) ... Sir Malcolm Gregg
 1956 Lisbon
Lloyd Merrill
 1956 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series)
Henri Fauntello
- The Carbonari (1956) ... Henri Fauntello
 1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Sir George Watkins
- Death and the Other Monkey (1956) ... Sir George Watkins
 1955 Footsteps in the Fog
 1955 The Jackdaw (TV Movie)
The Cardinal, Lord Archbishop of Rheims
 1954 Lovers, Happy Lovers!
Catherine's Father (uncredited)
 1954 Man with a Million
Lord Hurlingham (uncredited)
 1953 Thought to Kill
 1953 Four Sided Triangle
Sir Walter
 1953 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
- The Five Pound Note (1953) ... Tramp
 1952 Gambler and the Lady
Lord Willens-Hortland
 1951-1952 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. S.D. Datcher / Oliver Jordan
- The Morning Star (1952) ... Dr. S.D. Datcher
- Dinner at Eight (1951) ... Oliver Jordan
 1949 Dark Secret
 1948 No Orchids for Miss Blandish
John Blandish
 1947 Swiss Honeymoon
The Man
 1946 Loyal Heart
John Armstrong
 1943 I'll Walk Beside You
 1942 Those Kids from Town
 1942 Courageous Mr. Penn
 1939 The Unquiet Spirit (TV Movie)
 1937 Young and Innocent
Col. Burgoyne
 1937 The Pearls of the Crown
Le cardinal Wolsey (uncredited)
 1937 Action for Slander
William Cowbit
 1936 The Conquest of the Air
Wilbur Wright (uncredited)
 1936 David Livingstone
David Livingstone
 1936 The Captain's Table
John Brooke
 1936 Secret Agent
 1935 Vanity
Jefferson Brown
 1935 The White Lilac
 1933 Her Imaginary Lover
Lord Michael Ware
 1932 Say It with Music
Philip Weston
 1932 Blind Spot
Holland Janney
 1932 The Silver Greyhound
Norton Fitzwarren
 1931 East of Shanghai
Commander Gordon
 1931 The Written Law
Sir John Rochester
 1931 The Loves of Ariane
Anthony Fraser
 1930 Cross Roads
Jim Wyndham
 1930 The Squeaker
Captain Leslie
 1929 The Silver King
Wilfred Denver
 1928 The Lady of the Lake
James FitzJames
 1928 The Warning
 1928 Sir or Madame
Sir Ralph Wellalone
 1928 Yellow Stockings
Gavin Sinclair
 1928 The Stronger Will
Clive Morton
 1928 San Francisco Nights
John Vickery
 1926 Mantrap
Ralph Prescott
 1926 Aloma of the South Seas
Bob Holden
 1926 Fascinating Youth
Percy Marmont
 1926 The Miracle of Life
Blair Howell
 1925 Infatuation
Sir Arthur Little
 1925 Lord Jim
Lord Jim
 1925 Fine Clothes
Peter Hungerford
 1925 The Shining Adventure
Dr. Hugo McLean
 1925 A Woman's Faith
Donovan Steele
 1925 The Street of Forgotten Men
Easy Money Charley
 1925 Just a Woman
George Rand
 1925 Daddy's Gone A-Hunting
 1924 Idle Tongues
Dr. Ephraim Nye
 1924 You Can't Get Away with It
Charles Hemingway
 1924 K - The Unknown
'K' Le Moyne
 1924 Broken Laws
Richard Heath
 1924 The Clean Heart
Philip Wriford
 1924 Legend of Hollywood
John Smith
 1924 The Enemy Sex
Garry Lindaberry
 1924 When a Girl Loves
Count Michael
 1924 The Marriage Cheat
Paul Mayne
 1924 The Shooting of Dan McGrew
Jim, Lou's Husband
 1923 The Man Life Passed by
John Turbin
 1923 Broadway Broke
Tom Kerrigan
 1923 The Light That Failed
Dick Heldar
 1923 The Midnight Alarm
Captain Harry Westmore
 1923 If Winter Comes
Mark Sabre
 1922 Married People
Undetermined Role
 1922 The First Woman
Paul Marsh
 1921 Wife Against Wife
Stannard Dole
 1921 Love's Penalty
Steven Saunders
 1921 What's Your Reputation Worth?
Anthony Blake
 1920 Dead Men Tell No Tales
George Stevenson Cole
 1920 The Branded Woman
Douglas Courtenay
 1920 Away Goes Prudence
Hewitt Harland
 1920 The Sporting Duchess
Douglas, Duke of Desborough
 1920 Slaves of Pride
Brewster Howard
 1919 The Vengeance of Durand
Tom Franklin
 1919 The Climbers
Ned Warden
 1919 The Winchester Woman
David Brinton
 1919 Three Men and a Girl
Dr. Henry Forsyth
 1919 The Indestructible Wife
Schuyler Horne
 1918 In the Hollow of Her Hand
Brandon Booth
 1918 The Turn of the Wheel
Frank Grey
 1918 The Lie
Nol Dibdin
 1918 Rose of the World
Lieutenant Belhune
 1917 The Monk and the Woman
Brother Paul
 1916 De Voortrekkers
Horseman (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: The Lady of the Camellias. Written by Alexandre Dumas. Empire Theatre: 24 Dec 1917- Feb 1918 (closing date unknown/56 performances). Cast: Herbert Ayling (as "The Old Year") [final Broadway role], Ethel Barrymore (as "Marguerite Gautier"), Holbrook Blinn (as "George Duval"), Charles F. Coghlan, Rose Coghlan, Wallace Erskine (as... See more »

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When the Brotish-born Marmont and his wife came to the States, they settled in Whitestone, Long Island. See more »

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