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"Darkly handsome British film and television actor Richard Greene (1918-1985) was a matinee idol of the late 1930’s who appeared in more than 40 films. He was perhaps best known for the lead role in the long-running British TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955-1960)." #vintage #British #actors #handsome_man #1930s #1940s #movies
Victor McLaglen. won the Academy Awards' Best Actor Oscar in 1935 for " The Informer". McLaglen was a popular character actor, with a particular knack for playing drunks. He also usually played Irishmen. His most famous film remains Gunga Din (1939) with Cary Grant and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. Also remembered for his role in "The Quiet Man". He died on Nov 7, 1959 from a heart attack at the age of 72.
Robert Donat, - born Friedrich Robert Donat. He was an English film and stage actor best known for his roles in Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps and in Goodbye, Mr. Chips, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Actor. Not extremely well-known, Donat suffered from chronic asthma, which affected his career and limited him to appearing in only twenty films. He died on June 9, 1958 at the age of 53.