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Brandon Hurst

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Brandon Hurst (August 30, 1866(1866-08-30) in London, United Kingdom – July 15, 1947(1947-07-15) in Hollywood, California, USA) was an English stage and film actor. He studied linguistics in his youth and began playing in theatre in 1880s. He was nearly fifty years old when he acted in his first film Via Wireless as Edward Pnickney in year 1915 and continued acting in the 129 other films until his death 1947. He became known in 1920s performing many notable film villain roles, such as Sir George Karew in the Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920), the evil Jehan Frollo in the The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) and jester Balkiphedro in the The Man Who Laughs (1928). He appeared also in talkies, but chiefly in minor parts. He died in 1947 at the age of 80 from arteriosclerosis. Description above from the Wikipedia article Brandon Hurst,   licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Nov 30, 1866 In London, England
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Via Wireless 1915-09-16
Latest Project:
Movie My Favorite Brunette 1947-03-19
Known For
Poster of 7th Heaven
Poster of The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Poster of A Dark Lantern
Poster of Via Wireless
Movie My Favorite Brunette Butler (uncredited) 1947-03-19
Movie Road to Utopia Man at Zambini's (uncredited) 1946-02-27
Movie The Man in Half Moon Street Simpson 1945-01-19
Movie The Corn Is Green Lewellyn Powell 1945-07-14
Movie The Princess and the Pirate Mr. Pelly 1944-11-10
Movie House of Frankenstein Dr. Geissler 1944-12-01
Movie The Leopard Man The Cemetery Keeper 1943-05-19
Movie The Constant Nymph Minor Role 1943-06-23
Movie Jane Eyre Lowood School Trustee 1943-12-24
Movie Dixie Dignified Man in Audience 1943-06-23
Movie The Ghost of Frankenstein Hans, Villager of Frankenstein 1942-03-13
Movie The Remarkable Andrew Mr. Chief Justice John Marshall 1942-03-05
Movie Road to Morocco English Announcer (uncredited) 1942-11-10
Movie Sign of the Wolf Dr. Morton 1941-03-25
Movie Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Dr. Lanyon's Butler Briggs (uncredited) 1941-08-12
Movie Road to Happiness Swayne 1941-12-19
Movie The Blue Bird Footman 1940-01-15
Movie The Howards of Virginia Wilton 1940-09-19
Movie Rhythm on the River Bates 1940-08-28
Movie East Side of Heaven Butler 1939-04-07
Movie The Sun Never Sets A Doctor 1939-05-31
Movie Tell No Tales Lovelake's Butler 1939-06-12
Movie Stanley and Livingstone Sir Henry Forrester 1939-08-18
Movie Kidnapped Doomster 1938-05-27
Movie Four Men and a Prayer Jury Foreman (uncredited) 1938-04-29
Movie Professor Beware Charlile - Butler 1938-07-29
Movie Suez Franz Liszt 1938-10-28
Movie If I Were King Beggar 1938-09-28
Movie Maid of Salem Tithing Man 1937-02-12
Movie Wee Willie Winkie Bagby 1937-07-30
Movie Gasoloons Sheriff / Motorist 1936-01-03
Movie The Moon's Our Home Babson 1936-04-10
Movie The Plough and the Stars Sergeant Tinley 1936-12-26
Movie The Woman in Red Uncle Emlen Wyatt 1935-02-16
Movie While the Patient Slept Grondal - the Butler 1935-03-09
Movie Bonnie Scotland Military Policeman (uncredited) 1935-08-23
Movie The Great Impersonation 1935-12-08
Movie Bombay Mail Pundit Garnath Chundra 1934-01-06
Movie The Lost Patrol Bell 1934-02-16
Movie House of Mystery Hindu Priest 1934-03-30
Movie Bright Eyes Higgins 1934-12-28
Movie The Little Minister Anders Strothers 1934-12-28
Movie Red Morning The Magistrate 1934-12-14
Movie Scarface Citizens Committee Member (uncredited) 1932-04-09
Movie Murders in the Rue Morgue Prefect of Police 1932-02-21
Movie The Midnight Lady District Attorney 1932-05-15
Movie Rasputin and the Empress Staff General (uncredited) 1932-12-23
Movie White Zombie Silver 1932-07-28
Movie Sherlock Holmes Secretary to Erskine (uncredited) 1932-11-05
Movie The Right of Way Crown Attorney 1931-02-07
Movie A Connecticut Yankee Merlin / Doctor in Mansion 1931-04-06
Movie Murder at Midnight Lawrence 1931-09-01
Movie Young as You Feel Robbins 1931-08-06
Movie High Society Blues Jowles 1930-03-23
Movie The Wolf of Wall Street 1929-02-09
Movie The Man Who Laughs Barkilphedro 1928-04-27
Movie Love Senator Karenin 1928-01-02
Movie Interference Inspector Haynes 1928-11-04
Movie 7th Heaven Uncle George 1927-01-01
Movie Annie Laurie The Campbell Chieftain 1927-05-10
Movie Made for Love Pharaoh 1926-01-26
Movie The Grand Duchess and the Waiter Matard - Hotel Manager 1926-02-21
Movie The Shamrock Handicap The Procurer of Taxes 1926-05-02
Movie The Amateur Gentleman Peterby 1926-08-14
Movie The Lady St. Aubyns Sr 1925-02-08
Movie Lightnin' Everett Hammond 1925-08-23
Movie The Thief of Bagdad The Caliph 1924-03-18
Movie Cytherea Daniel Randon 1924-05-04
Movie The Hunchback of Notre Dame Jehan 1923-09-06
Movie The World's Applause James Crane 1923-01-29
Movie A Dark Lantern Colonel Dereham 1920-07-16
Movie Via Wireless Edward Pinckney 1915-09-16
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