Cecil Kellaway

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Age: 120
Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa

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Cecil Lauriston Kellaway (22 August 1890 – 28 February 1973) was a South African-born character actor.

Cecil Kellaway spent many years as an actor, author, and director in the Australian film industry until he tried his luck in Hollywood in the 1930s. Finding he could get only gangster bit parts, he got discouraged and returned to Australia. Then William Wyler called and offered him a part in Wuthering Heights (1939).

Kellaway died 28 February 1973 in Hollywood, California, and his ashes were entombed in the Sanctuary of Remembrance, at Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery. He received two Best Supporting Actor nominations, for The Luck of the Irish and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner.

Academy Award winning actor Edmund Gwenn, whose real surname was Kellaway also, was his cousin.

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Movie Character Year
Rhc9x9wzsbppvqhbeiz2zsdj3ml Wuthering Heights Earnshaw 1939
4jnq4ko9adskjw1srqujphtebhm Intermezzo: A Love Story Charles Moler, The Impressario 1939
I9fjt3sjmz50pxszk1yghgl6tul Mexican Spitfire Mr. Chumley 1940
Nk6duopbaicyftesysnhlzgwwh Brother Orchid Brother Goodwin 1940
Agmtgqtsb7p7hkow8tpfg6q9ejk The Mummy's Hand The Great Solvani 1940
Domlewxxasrwjhesvukwyfcqo09 Lady With Red Hair Mr. Chapman 1940
6dlln1d0ywen9cfk2ye91uhdsk0 Frenchman's Creek William 1944
Zergi9moqo0c0qwk0hzkwicnl1t Love Letters Mac 1945
7o1bt9rnqujpitx5q68p9lkgc2d The Postman Always Rings Twice Nick Smith 1946
6uomkhikrcmkraqqrzx9pnwn8cq The Luck of the Irish Horace (A Leprechaun) 1948
Popcorn The Decision Of Christopher Blake Judge Alexander Adamson 1948
260lryn3v6rtdgdlc4nhb864a3l Portrait of Jennie Matthews 1948
1caonyitlg2ic4pilymaivszzux Down to the Sea in Ships Slush Tubbs 1949
Lmzckhuanxrjyqahdfh6jyajqzw Harvey Dr. Chumley 1950
Neicowbktvbklnqnbpyfb955hnz The Highwayman Lord Herbert 1951
Z7gofapxwviizpkuspqfpjfxprv Thunder in the East Dr. Willoughby 1952
Hcohtrsl5qflodrmoddgvydxkrl Tammy Tell Me True Captain Joe 1961
Np7hamrvv8rdmxg75t8rdfp65i9 The Cardinal Monsignor Monaghan 1963
B9dq73gjelqrfkzq2ko2mdckcft Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte Harry Willis 1964