the prisoner of zenda 1937


Ronald Colman (9th February 1891 – 19th May 1958)

“Elegant, gentle and world weary though he was, perhaps the most appealing thing about him to the Brooklyn girl was the beautiful way in which he spoke English, turning words into music.

Gene Arceri, biographer of Susan Hayward, on why Ronald Colman was her favourite actor.

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Born Today, March 1, in 1910 David Niven…

“In 40 years I’ve never been late. They pay me enough - so the least I can do is arrive sober, be on time and know all the jokes.” - David Niven

Over 110 film and television roles including Separate Tables (Best Actor Oscar), The Pink Panther, Wuthering Heights, Raffles, Enchantment, Around World in 80 Days, The Bishop’s Wife, Please Don’t Eat the Daisies, Bedtime Story, The Dawn Patrol, The Guns of Navarone, Bachelor Mother, The Prisoner of Zenda (1937), Murder by Death, Death on the Nile…