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Years active  1915 - 1937
Name  Guy Newall
Role  Actor

Guy Newall

Born  25 May 1885Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom
Occupation  Film actor Screenwriter Film director
Died  February 25, 1937, Hampstead, United Kingdom
Movies  Der Geisterzug, Fox Farm, The Starlit Garden
Spouse  Ivy Duke (m. 1922–1929), Dorothy Batley (m. ?–1937)
Similar People  Ivy Duke, Maurice Elvey, Geza von Bolvary, Barbara Everest, A Bromley Davenport

Guy Newall (1885–1937) was a British actor, screenwriter and film director. He was born on the Isle of Wight on 25 May 1885. He began his film career by acting in the 1915 film The Heart of Sister Ann. In 1920 he directed his first film, and went on to direct a further ten including The Chinese Puzzle before his death in 1937. He established a production company with George Clark who he had met during the First World War, and they raised finance to construct a new studios at Beaconsfield Studios. Newall was married twice to the actresses Ivy Duke and Dorothy Batley.

Partial filmography

Director

  • The Bigamist (1921)
  • Fox Farm (1922)
  • Boy Woodburn (1922)
  • A Maid of the Silver Sea (1922)
  • The Starlit Garden (1923)
  • What the Butler Saw (1924)
  • Rodney Steps In (1931)
  • The Rosary (1931)
  • The Marriage Bond (1932)
  • The Chinese Puzzle (1932)
  • Chin Chin Chinaman (1932)
  • The Admiral's Secret (1934)
  • Actor

  • The Heart of Sister Ann (1915)
  • Esther (1916)
  • Driven (1916)
  • Money for Nothing (1916)
  • Mother Love (1916)
  • Trouble for Nothing (1916)
  • Comradeship (1919)
  • The Garden of Resurrection (1919)
  • I Will (1919)
  • Fancy Dress (1919)
  • The Lure of Crooning Water (1920)
  • Duke's Son (1920)
  • The Bigamist (1921)
  • Boy Woodburn (1922)
  • A Maid of the Silver Sea (1922)
  • The Starlit Garden (1923)
  • Ghost Train (1927)
  • Number 17 (1928)
  • The Road to Fortune (1930)
  • The Eternal Feminine (1931)
  • Potiphar's Wife (1931)
  • The Marriage Bond (1932)
  • Grand Finale (1936)
  • Merry Comes to Town (1937)
  • References

    Guy Newall Wikipedia