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1877 - 1944
The actor Lawrence Grossmith was descended from a traditional acting family, his father was George Grossmith who became famous as Gilbert-and-Sullivan, his brohter George Grossmith jr. was also a well-known actor.
He has already built up an impressive stage career when he made his
film debut in 1914 with "The Brass Bottle".
it followed a longer interruption in which he dedicated to the theater
exclusively again, only in 1933 he continued his film career.
His last cinematical works were "No Time for Comedy" (40) with James Stewart and as Lord Dalroy in "Gaslight" (44) with Charles Boyer and Ingrid Bergman.
Lawrence Grossmith was married with the stage actress Coralie Blythe.
Other movies with Lawrence Grossmith: