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Leonard Mudie

From Wikipedia Leonard Mudie (11 April 1883–14 April 1965) was an English character actor whose career lasted for nearly fifty years. After a successful start as a stage actor in England, he appeared regularly in the US, and made his home there from 1932. He appeared in character roles on Broadway and in Hollywood films. Mudie made his film debut in a Boris Karloff film, The Mummy, in 1932. He moved to Hollywood in that year and lived there for the rest of his life. He played a range of screen parts, some substantial, and others short cameos. Among the bigger roles were Dr. Pearson in The Mummy, Porthinos in Cleopatra (1934), Maitland in Mary of Scotland (1936), and De Bourenne in Anthony Adverse (1936). His small roles, according to The New York Times, were typically "a bewigged, gimlet-eyed British judge". Mudie made the post-war transition into television, and appeared in several episodes of Adventures of Superman. For the post-war cinema he played the regular character Commander Barnes in the series of Bomba, the Jungle Boy films.

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Apr 11, 1883 In Cheetham Hill, Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Mummy 1932-01-01
Latest Project:
Series Star Trek 1966-09-08
Known For
Poster of Star Trek
Poster of Sea Hunt
Poster of African Treasure
Poster of Captain Blood
Series Star Trek Second survivor (archive footage) 1966-09-08
Movie The Big Fisherman Ilderan 1959-08-04
Series Sea Hunt Unknown 1958-01-04
Series The Count of Monte Cristo Unknown 1956-02-20
Movie Lord of the Jungle Commissioner Andy Barnes 1955-06-12
Movie Killer Leopard Deputy Commissioner Andy Barnes 1954-08-22
Movie The Golden Idol Commissioner Andy Barnes 1954-01-10
Movie The Black Shield of Falworth Friar Edward 1954-09-02
Movie Perils of the Jungle Grubbs 1953-03-19
Movie The Magnetic Monster Howard Denker 1953-02-18
Movie Safari Drums Deputy Commissioner Barnes 1953-06-21
Movie African Treasure Andy Barnes 1952-05-06
Series Adventures of Superman Unknown 1952-09-19
Series Mr. & Mrs. North Unknown 1952-10-03
Movie Bomba and the Jungle Girl Commissioner Andy Barnes 1952-12-07
Movie Elephant Stampede Andy Barnes 1951-10-28
Movie Clues to Adventure Townsman (archive footage) (uncredited) 1949-04-11
Movie Song of My Heart Conductor 1948-01-31
Movie The Checkered Coat Jerry 1948-07-16
Movie Bulldog Drummond at Bay Meredith 1947-05-15
Movie Don't Gamble with Strangers Robert Elliot 1946-06-22
Movie Divorce Harvey Hicks 1945-08-18
Movie The Corn Is Green Station Master 1945-03-29
Movie My Name Is Julia Ross Peters (uncredited) 1945-11-08
Movie Singapore Woman The Doctor (uncredited) 1941-05-17
Movie The Nurse's Secret Hugo 1941-05-24
Movie Shining Victory Mr. Foster 1941-05-30
Movie Waterloo Bridge Thomas Parker - Roy's Driver (uncredited) 1940-05-17
Movie Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise Gerald Pendleton 1940-05-02
Movie Brother Orchid English Diamond Salesman (uncredited) 1940-06-07
Movie Congo Maisie Farley 1940-01-19
Movie British Intelligence James Yeats 1940-01-29
Movie The Earl of Chicago Mr. Allington (uncredited) 1940-01-05
Movie You'll Find Out Real Karl Fenninger (uncredited) 1940-11-22
Movie The Sea Hawk Castle Sentry 1940-08-10
Movie A Dispatch from Reuters Member of Parliament (uncredited) 1940-10-19
Movie The Letter Fred (uncredited) 1940-11-21
Movie He Stayed for Breakfast Communist Secretary 1940-08-31
Movie Foreign Correspondent McKenna 1940-08-16
Movie The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle British Officer (uncredited) 1939-03-29
Movie Nancy Drew... Reporter Deputy District Attorney Garrett (uncredited) 1939-02-18
Movie Devil's Island Advocate General 1939-01-07
Movie Dark Victory Dr. Driscoll 1939-04-20
Movie Tropic Fury J.T.M. Gallon 1939-09-01
Movie Rulers of the Sea Mr. Barton (Uncredited) 1939-11-08
Movie Man About Town Gibson (uncredited) 1939-06-29
Movie The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Barrows - Moriarty's Attorney (uncredited) 1939-09-01
Movie The Bill of Rights Moreland 1939-08-19
Movie The Rage of Paris Uncle Eric (Uncredited) 1938-06-09
Movie Kidnapped Red Fox 1938-05-27
Movie When Were You Born Frederick Gow 1938-06-18
Movie The Jury's Secret District Attorney 1938-01-16
Movie Marie Antoinette Man Yelling 'Have You Proof?' (uncredited) 1938-08-26
Movie Suez Campaign Manager 1938-10-28
Movie Arrest Bulldog Drummond Richard Gannett 1938-11-25
Movie The Mad Miss Manton Managing Editor (uncredited) 1938-10-21
Movie The League of Frightened Men Andrew Hibbard 1937-05-25
Movie Shall We Dance Waiter (uncredited) 1937-05-07
Movie They Won't Forget Judge Moore 1937-07-14
Movie The King Without a Crown Missionary Eleazar Williams (uncredited) 1937-10-09
Movie You're a Sweetheart Critic (uncredited) 1937-12-26
Movie Madame X Prosecutor Valmorin 1937-10-01
Movie London by Night Squires 1937-07-30
Movie His Brother's Wife Pete 1936-08-07
Movie Anthony Adverse De Bourrienne 1936-08-29
Movie Lloyd's of London Waiter #2 1936-11-25
Movie Top Hat Florist (uncredited) 1935-08-29
Movie Clive of India General Burgoyne 1935-01-25
Movie Rendezvous Roberts 1935-10-25
Movie Cardinal Richelieu Olivares 1935-04-18
Movie A Feather in Her Hat Hyde Park Orator (uncredited) 1935-10-25
Movie Captain Blood Baron Jeffreys 1935-12-26
Movie The Great Impersonation Unknown 1935-12-08
Movie Dark Hazard Birdy, Australian Tout 1934-01-31
Movie The Mystery of Mr. X Mr. X 1934-02-23
Movie The Little Minister Villager 1934-12-28
Movie Cleopatra Pothinos 1934-10-05
Movie The Mummy Professor Pearson 1932-01-01