HD
Confirm action

Cancel Confirm

Low balance

Cancel Confirm

Low balance


Dear customer
Actor Holmes Herbert

Holmes Herbert

  • Birth name:

    Horace Edward Jenner

  • Date of Birth:

    26 December 1882 Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, UK

  • Height:

    6' (1.83 m)

Biography:

Tall, intense English actor who made his first films after coming to America. He began in silent movies as a leading man but eventually was relegated to less important roles as a character actor as sound films began. He played in several of the Universal cycle of Sherlock Holmes movies, the title character of which was the initial inspiration for his stage name. His career spanned a total of 37 years before he retired in 1952.

Filmography

Aсtor (40)

Movie

Year

Movie Johnny Belinda Johnny Belinda

as Judge (uncredited)

1982
Movie Anne of the Indies Anne of the Indies

as English Sea Captain

1951
Movie David and Bathsheba David and Bathsheba

as Jesse

1951
Movie The Stratton Story The Stratton Story

as Doctor (uncredited)

1949
Movie Command Decision Command Decision

as Chairman (uncredited)

1948
Movie Sorry, Wrong Number Sorry, Wrong Number

as Wilkins (uncredited)

1948
Movie Dressed to Kill Dressed to Kill

as Ebenezer Crabtree

1946
Movie The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry

as Warden (uncredited)

1945
Movie The House of Fear The House of Fear

as Alan Cosgrave

1945
Movie The Pearl of Death The Pearl of Death

as James Goodram

1944
Movie The Man from Down Under The Man from Down Under

as Government official at train station (uncredited)

1943
Movie Sherlock Holmes in Washington Sherlock Holmes in Washington

as Mr. Ahrens

1943
Movie Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon

as Sir Reginald Bailey

1943
Movie This Above All This Above All

as Dr. Mathias

1942
Movie Man Hunt Man Hunt

as Farnsworthy

1941
Movie The Letter The Letter

as Bob's Friend (uncredited)

1940
Movie Foreign Correspondent Foreign Correspondent

as Asst. Commissioner

1940
Movie The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

as Justice

1939
Movie The House of Fear The House of Fear

as Minor Role (uncredited)

1939
Movie The Little Princess The Little Princess

as Doctor

1939
Movie The Life of Emile Zola The Life of Emile Zola

as Commander of Paris (uncredited)

1937
Movie The Prince and the Pauper The Prince and the Pauper

as First Doctor

1937
Movie Lloyd's of London Lloyd's of London

as Spokesman

1936
Movie Charlie Chan at the Race Track Charlie Chan at the Race Track

as Chief Steward, Melbourne Cup (uncredited)

1936
Movie Wife vs. Secretary Wife vs. Secretary

as Frawley (uncredited)

1936
Movie The Charge of the Light Brigade The Charge of the Light Brigade

as General O'Neill (uncredited)

1936
Movie Captain Blood Captain Blood

as Capt. Gardner

1935
Movie Mark of the Vampire Mark of the Vampire

as Sir Karell Borotyn

1935
Movie The House of Rothschild The House of Rothschild

as Rowerth

1934
Movie The Invisible Man The Invisible Man

as Chief of Police

1933
Movie Mystery of the Wax Museum Mystery of the Wax Museum

as Dr. Rasmussen

1933
Movie Broadminded Broadminded

as John Hackett, Sr.

1931
Movie When a Man Loves When a Man Loves

as Jean Tiberge

1927