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Barnett Parker (1886–1941)

Within the British colony of expatriate actors in Hollywood during the 1930's, Barnett Parker was among the most stereotypical. Harrowgate College-educated, straight-backed, balding and well-intoned, Parker caricatured a multitude of unctuous, stiff-upper-lip butlers, man-servants or waiters, though his performances could, at times, verge on the ... See full bio »

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Known For

At the Circus Whitcomb
Personal Property Arthur 'Trevy' Trevelyan
The Reluctant Dragon The Dragon (segment "The Reluctant Dragon")


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 1941/II The Reluctant Dragon (Short)
The Dragon (voice)
 1941 New Wine
The Duke
 1941 Kisses for Breakfast
 1941 A Man Betrayed
George - Cameron's Butler
 1941 Tall, Dark and Handsome
Quentin, the Butler
 1941/I The Reluctant Dragon
The Dragon (segment "The Reluctant Dragon") (voice)
 1940 Love Thy Neighbor
George - Fred's Chauffeur
 1940 One Night in the Tropics
Thompson, Steve's Butler (uncredited)
 1940 Hullabaloo
Samuel Stephens
 1940 Hit Parade of 1941
Mr. Pasley
 1940 La Conga Nights
 1940 If I Had My Way
Floorwalker (uncredited)
 1940 He Married His Wife
 1939 At the Circus
 1939 Babes in Arms
 1939 Hotel for Women
Photographer (uncredited)
 1939 She Married a Cop
Bekins, the Butler
 1938 The Girl Downstairs
Hugo, the Butler
 1938 Listen, Darling
 1938 Marie Antoinette
Prince de Rohan
 1938 Hold That Kiss
 1938 Sally, Irene and Mary
 1938 Love Is a Headache
 1937 Navy Blue and Gold
 1937 Live, Love and Learn
 1937 Double Wedding
 1937 Broadway Melody of 1938
Jerry Jason
 1937 Wake Up and Live
 1937 The Emperor's Candlesticks
Albert - Stephan's Butler
 1937 Personal Property
Arthur 'Trevy' Trevelyan
 1937 Ready, Willing and Able
 1937 Espionage
Bill Cordell
 1937 The Last of Mrs. Cheyney
 1937 When You're in Love
Butler (uncredited)
 1937 Dangerous Number
 1937 We Who Are About to Die
John Barkley
 1936 A Girl's Best Years (Short)
 1936 Born to Dance
 1936 A Woman Rebels
Lady Gaythorne's Lawyer (uncredited)
 1936 Libeled Lady
Butler (uncredited)
 1936 Adventure in Manhattan
John - Gregory's Butler (uncredited)
 1936 The General Died at Dawn
Englishman on Train (uncredited)
 1936 The King Steps Out
Ballet Master (uncredited)
 1936 Roaming Lady
 1936 Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
Butler (uncredited)
 1920 The Misleading Lady
Steve (as Barnet Parker)
 1916 Prudence, the Pirate
John Astorbilt
 1916 The Traffic Cop
Book Agent
 1916 The Flight of the Duchess
The Duke
 1915 Bill Bunks the Bandit (Short)
Bill - a Gentleman from the East (as Burnett Parker)
 1915 Capers of College Chaps (Short) (as Burnett Parker)
 1915 Dicky's Demon Dachshund (Short)
Dicky (as Burnett Parker)
 1915 Con, the Car Conductor (Short)
Son of a Stockholder (as Burnett Parker)
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Other Works:

The Red Robe (1928). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Barnet Parker | Burnett Parker

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