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Hilton Edwards (1903–1982)

Hilton Edwards was born on February 2, 1903 in London, England. He was an actor and director, known for Othello (1951), Half a Sixpence (1967) and Return to Glennascaul (1953). He died on November 18, 1982 in Dublin, Ireland. See full bio »


(age 79) in Dublin, Ireland

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Known For

Othello Brabantio
Half a Sixpence Shalford
David and Goliath Prophet Samuel


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 1967 Half a Sixpence
 1966 The Wrong Box
 1965 The Rise and Fall of César Birotteau (TV Series)
Baron Nucingen
- Give Us This Day (1965) ... Baron Nucingen
 1965 Londoners (TV Series)
Harry Ashton
- Old Man of Chelsea Reach (1965) ... Harry Ashton
 1965 Front Page Story (TV Series)
William Levritt
- Make It Last Till Friday (1965) ... William Levritt
 1962 The Quare Fellow
Holy Healy
 1961 Victim
 1960 Paul of Tarsus (TV Series)
King Herod
- Herod the King (1960) ... King Herod
 1960 The Night Fighters
Father McCrory
 1960 David and Goliath
Prophet Samuel (as Edward Hilton)
 1959 This Other Eden
Canon Moyle
 1959 Love and Mr Lewisham (TV Series)
Mr. Bonover
- Part 1 (1959) ... Mr. Bonover
 1958 She Didn't Say No!
Film Director
 1958 The Desperate Men
William Scruby
 1957-1958 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Colonel Beauchamp
- Night of the Ding-Dong (1958) ... Colonel Beauchamp
- Man in a Moon (1957)
 1956 David Copperfield (TV Series)
Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 13 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 12 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 11 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 9 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
- Part 6 (1956) ... Mr. Wilkins Micawber
 1955 Captain Lightfoot
Lord Glen
 1951 Othello
 1948 Call of the Blood
Dr. Robert Blake
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He played Friar Laurence in a Caedmon Audio presentation of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet", with Albert Finney, Claire Bloom, Jeremy Spenser, Kenneth Haigh, Edith Evans, Christopher Guinee, Anthony Nicholls, and Catherine Lacey in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Edward Hilton

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Was nominated for Broadway's 1966 Tony Award as Best Director (Dramatic) for Brian Friel's "Philadelphia, Here I Come!" See more »

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