Arthur Bromley Davenport

Arthur Bromley Davenport

1867 - 1946

The actor Arthur Henry Bromley-Davenport was born as the son of the politician William Bromley-Davenport.

He got a foothold at the theater and he took part in numerous plays in the next years.

During the silent movies of the 20s he also made an appearance in the film business. His first movie was "The Great Gay Road" (20), it followed the productions "The Bigamist" (21), "Running Water" (22), "Bonnie Prince Charlie" (23), "Sally Bishop" (23), "The Impatient Patient" (25), "The Fake" (27), "The Flight Commander" (27) and "Glorious Youth" (29).

He was able to continue his film career in the talky era of the 30s. He impersonated roles in movies like "Mischief" (31), "Self Made Lady" (32), "The Face at the Window" (32), "The Iron Stair" (33), "Lily of Killarney" (34), "The Scarlet Pimpernel" (34), "Lost in the Legion" (34), "The Cardinal" (36), "Murder in the Family" (38), "The Old and the Young" (38) and finally "Jamaica Inn" (39) directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

His last cinematical works came in the 40s into being with "The Farmer's Wife" (41), "The Young Mr. Pitt" (42), "When We Are Married" (43) and "The Way Ahead" (44).

Other movies with Arthur Bromley Davenport:
Orace (21) The Persistent Lovers (22) Boy Woodburn (22) Fox Farm (22) A Maid of the Silver Sea (22) The Starlit Garden (23) Eugene Aram (24) What the Butler Saw (24) Somebody's Darling (25) An Inconvenient Infant (25) Roses of Picardy (27) A Sister to Assist 'Er (27) Spangles (28) The Blue Peter (28) The Glad Eye (29) The American Prisoner (29) Too Many Crooks (30) Leave It to Me (30) Captivation (31) Glamour (31) Mr. Bill the Conqueror (32) Flat No. 9 (32) Money Means Nothing (32) Lord Camber's ladies (32) The Marriage Bond (32) The Return of Raffles (32) When London Sleeps (32) The Melody-Maker (33) The Wishbone (33) Dora (33) Enemy of the Police (33) Shot in the Dark (33) Little Miss Nobody (33) The Stolen Necklace (33) Love, Life and Laughter (34) The Warren Case (34) The Pointing Finger (34) So You Won't Talk (35) Vintage Wine (35) The Crouching Beast (35) London Melody (37) Owd Bob (38) Henry IV (38) Deirdre (38) Ann and Harold (38) Who Killed Cock Robin? (38) Youth at the Helm (38) Second Thoughts (38) Square Pegs (39) Magic (39) The Mysterious Mr. Davis (39) The Second Mr. Bush (40) Old Mother Riley's Ghosts (41) Let the People Sing (42) Those Kids from Town (42)