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Arthur Margetson (27 April 1887 – 13 August 1951) was a British stage and film actor.
Arthur Basil Radford (25 June 1897, Chester – 20 October 1952, Westminster, London) was an English character actor who featured in many British films of the 1930s and 1940s.
Bernard Vorhaus (December 25, 1904 – November 23, 2000) was an American film director born in New York City.
Bertha Belmore (1882–1953) was a British stage and film actress.
Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl, often referred to simply as Broken Blossoms, is a 1919 American silent drama film directed by D.W. Griffith.
Charles Vernon France (30 June 1868 in Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire – 13 April 1949 in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire), usually credited as C. V. France, was a British actor.
The United Kingdom has had a significant film industry for over a century.
Curt Courant (11 May 1899 – 20 April 1968) was a German cinematographer who worked on over a hundred films during the silent and early sound eras.
David Wark Griffith (January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948) was an American director, writer, and producer who pioneered modern cinematic techniques.
Dorothy Clara Louise Haas (29 April 1910 – 16 September 1994) was a German-American actress and singer who played in German and American films, and often appeared in Broadway plays.
Donald Esme C Calthrop (11 April 1888 – 15 July 1940) was an English stage and film actor.
Dorothy Minto (ca. 21 February 1886 – 6 December 1957) was a prominent actor on the London stage between 1905 and the mid-1930s, notably appearing in the first runs of several plays written by George Bernard Shaw.
In reference to film and television, drama is a genre of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone.
Edith Sharpe (14 September 1894 – 6 June 1984) was a British actress.
George Emlyn Williams, CBE (26 November 1905 – 25 September 1987), known as Emlyn Williams, was a Welsh writer, dramatist and actor.
Ernest Jay (18 September 1893 – 8 February 1957) was a British actor.
Ernest Sefton (born as Ernest Henry Tipton; 13 January 1883 in Hackney, London – 5 December 1954) was a British film actor.
George Gibb McLaughlin (19 July 1884 – 1960) was an English film and stage actor.
Hal Young (1890–1970) was a British cinematographer.
Jerry Verno (26 July 1895 – 29 June 1975) was a British film actor.
John Brahm (August 17, 1893 – October 13, 1982) was a film and television director.
Julius Hagen (1884–1940) was a German-born British film producer who produced more than a hundred films in Britain.
Karol Rathaus (Karl Leonhard Bruno Rathaus; also Leonhard Bruno; * 16 September 1895 in Tarnopol (Galicia), Austro-Hungary, today Ukraine; † 21 November 1954 in Flushing/New York City) was a German-Austrian Jewish composer who emigrated to the USA via Berlin, Paris, and London, escaping the rise of Nazism in Germany.
Kathleen Harrison (23 February 1892 – 7 December 1995) was a prolific English character actress best remembered for her role as Mrs Huggett (opposite Jack Warner and Petula Clark) in a trio of British post-war comedies about a working-class family's misadventures, The Huggetts.
Kenneth Villiers (1912–1992) was a British film actor.
Lillian Diana Gish (October 14, 1893 – February 27, 1993) was an American actress of the screen and stage, as well as a director and writer.
Limehouse Nights is a 1916 short story collection by the British writer Thomas Burke.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
A missionary is a member of a religious group sent into an area to proselytize and/or perform ministries of service, such as education, literacy, social justice, health care, and economic development.
Ralph Kemplen (8 October 1912 – 4 April 2004) was a British film editor with more than fifty film credits between 1933 and 1982.
A slum is a highly populated urban residential area consisting mostly of closely packed, decrepit housing units in a situation of deteriorated or incomplete infrastructure, inhabited primarily by impoverished persons.
Thomas Burke (29 November 1886 – 22 September 1945) was a British author.
Twickenham Studios (formerly known as Twickenham Film Studios) is a film studio in St Margarets, London, United Kingdom used by various motion picture and television companies.