Gerald Ames

Picture Gerald Ames

1881 - 1933

The actor Gerald Ames made his film debut in 1914 and he acted in productions like "England's Menace" (14) and "The King's Minister" (14).

He became established as an actor in the next years and he impersonated different roles in productions like "The Middleman" (15), "The Sons of Satan" (15), "The Prisoner of Zenda" (15), "Arsene Lupin" (16) in the title role, "The Greater Need" (16) and "The Hypocrites" (16).

Gerald Ames appeared in many other movies till the end of the 10's like "A Gamble for Love" (17), "Missing the Tide" (18), "Sunken Rocks" (19), "Sheba" (19), "The Forest on the Hill" (19) and "Comradeship" (19).

In the 20's came again numerous movies into being, especially between 1920 and 1923 before his appearances in front of the camera diminished.
To these movies belong "John Forrest Finds Himself" (20), "Anna the Adventuress" (20), "The Amazing Quest of Ernest Bliss" (20), "Wild Heather" (21), "The Woman Who Obeyed" (23), "The Loves of Mary, Queen of Scots" (23), "The Little People" (26) and "The Light Woman" (28).

Besides his activity as an actor he also realised some movies as a director like "Once Aboard the Lugger" (20), "Great Snakes" (20) and "Mr. Justice Raffles" (21).

Gerald Ames was killed in an accident because of a fall. In 1933. He was married with the actress Mary Dibley.

Other movies with Gerald Ames:
0-18 or A Message from the Sky (14) She Stoops to Conquer (14) Whoso Diggeth a Pit (15) A Man of His word (15) Love in a Wood (15) The King's Outcast (15) 1914 (15) Brother Officers (15) The Shulamite (15) The Derby Winner (15) The Christian (15) When Knights Were Bold (16) The Princess of Happy Chance (16) The King's Daughter (16) Paste (16) You (16) Me and Me Moke (16) Rupert of Hentzau (16) The Game of Liberty (16) The Ragged Messenger (17) Masks and Faces (17) A Turf Conspiracy (18) A Peep Behind the Scenes (18) A Fortune at Stake (18) Boundary House (18) Adam Bede (18) Red Pottage (18) The Nature of the Beast (19) Possession (19) The Irresistible Flapper (19) Once Aboard the Lugger (20) Mrs. Erricker's Reputation (20) Aylwin (20) Helen of Four Gates (20) Alf's Button (20) Tansy (21) Mr. Justice Raffles (21) La maison dans la forêt (22) A Royal Divorce (23) God's Prodigal (23) The King's Highway (27)