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Ian Hunter

Actor
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Born Jun 13, 1900
Hometown Cape Town
Died Sep 23, 1975
Death Place England

Ian Hunter was a British character actor. Among dozens of film roles, his best-remembered appearances include That Certain Woman (1937) with Bette Davis, The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Little Princess (1939, as Captain Reginald Crewe) and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941, as Dr. Lanyon). Hunter returned to the Robin Hood legend in the 1955 TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood in the recurring role of Sir Richard of the Lea.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1900 Birth Born on June 13, 1900.

TEENAGE

1917 17 Years Old But in 1917 - and being only 17 - he joined the army to serve in France for the year of war still remaining. … Read More

TWENTIES

1927 27 Years Old He then met up-and-coming mystery and suspense director Alfred Hitchcock in 1927. … Read More
1928 28 Years Old By late 1928 he returned to Broadway for only a months run in the original comedy "Olympia" but stayed on in America via his first connection with Hollywood. … Read More

THIRTIES

1935 35 Years Old Hunter was also paired in seven movies with Kay Francis between 1935 and 1938. … Read More

FORTIES

1942 42 Years Old He was staying regularly busy in Hollywood until into 1942 when he returned to Britain to serve in the war effort. … Read More
1948 48 Years Old He appeared once more on Broadway in 1948 and made Edward, My Son (1949) for George Cukor.

FIFTIES

1955 55 Years Old …  Hunter returned to the Robin Hood legend in the 1955 TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood in the recurring role of Sir Richard of the Lea.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1961 61 Years Old Although there was some American playhouse theater in the mid-1950s, Hunter was bound to England, working once more for Powell in 1961 before retiring in the middle of that decade after nearly a hundred outings before the camera.
1975 75 Years Old Died on September 22, 1975.
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