Errol Flynn

actor Errol Flynn

Errol Leslie Flynn was an Australian-born American actor. He was known for his romantic swashbuckler roles in Hollywood films and his flamboyant lifestyle.
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Errol Flynn's personal information overview.
Birthday
20 June 1909
home town
Australia
Death Place
Canada

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Tales of Glenn Ford in new biography - Victorville Daily Press
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“He was that, but he also had a lot of 'Errol Flynn' in him. His libido was engaged until the day he passed. In reviewing all my sources, I counted 146 women he had a dalliance with, including Marilyn Monroe.” “My father kept a diary every day of his
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Errol Flynn takes Lead for ADHOC - Rundtownnews.co.uk
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Kevin Errol Flynn will be playing the lead role in this production as a bigamist taxi driver, with Shirley Watts and Jackie Lawson as his two loving wives; Chris Powell as the sponging neighbour; Peter Cook and Richard Winter as the Police Sergeant's;
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The Artist Trailer: Silent Starpower - Movieline
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It's chock-full of Errol Flynn mustaches, Marcel waves, mink stoles, and the kind of magnificent Tinseltown excesses that killed everyone on E!'s Mysteries and Scandals. The new English trailer is available in HD, so let's watch ahead
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Review: Hamilton's Great Adventure (PS3) - GamePro.com
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Hamilton himself, an old man during the game's storytelling interstitial comics, is something of a cross between Errol Flynn and Indiana Jones, accompanied on his treasure-rustling trips by his trusty pet Sasha, a bird of some sort
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'Your Highness,' Connie Francis DVD reviews - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
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By Mark Voger/The Star-Ledger Picture the sort of Medieval hero Errol Flynn once played, trotting home to unanimous acclaim after a quest to save the kingdom. Now picture his green-with-envy slacker brother — whose only quests involve cannabis and
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Pirates: 'enemies of the human race' - Lawyers Weekly
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A pirate, whether it is Errol Flynn playing the part of Captain Blood, or Rob Reiner's take on the Dread Pirate Roberts, or most recently Jerry Bruckheimer's depiction of Captain Jack Sparrow, is portrayed by Hollywood as a sexy,
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News from Errol Flynn Marina in Jamaica August 2011 - All At Sea
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The promenade is provided like a free national park by the Port Authority of Jamaica in association with it's adjacent Errol Flynn Marina. FLYNN 'FLIMS' EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT - Yes, that's right, "FLIMS"! In case you're dead certain this writer has had
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Pirates: The Captain Kidd Story, Museum of London Docklands, London - The Independent
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There's an evocative mock-up of a cabin and items that explore piracy in popular culture, including Errol Flynn, Charles Laughton and some racy fiction (Pleasuring The Pirate by Emily Bryan looks a particularly salty read) plus a whole case of Jack
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The truth about a truth-stretcher - Philadelphia Inquirer
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... no less) and then as a filmmaker - is the driving force behind each of these '40s classics: a historically reckless reenactment of Custer's last stand (with Errol Flynn as the goldilocks general); a taut on-the-lam thriller with Humphrey Bogart;
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Would national service temper our insatiable obsession with celebrity? - Staunton News Leader
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Before Charlie Sheen, there was Errol Flynn. However, Americans of previous generations arguably kept a more healthy balance between idolizing cheap celebrity and respecting authentic heroism. For example, an earlier generation of Americans may have
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Rosewood Hotel Georgia is about to reopen after $120-million restoration - Vancouver Sun
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Opened in 1927, it was the hotel where Elvis and Frank Sinatra stayed, the place where Errol Flynn and Rocky Marciano drank, a cultural landmark for generations of Vancouverites. In recent years, though, it had lost its cachet
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Wayne View Care resident celebrates 102nd birthday - NorthJersey.com
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WAYNE – When Sarah Wallace was born in 1909, the city of Tel Aviv was founded, the Anglo-Persian Oil Company, now known as BP, was incorporated, Australian actor Errol Flynn was born, and instant coffee and the dog sweater were
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    FIFTIES
  • 1959
    Age 49
    Died on October 14, 1959.
  • FORTIES
  • 1959
    Age 49
    By 1959, Flynn's financial difficulties had become so serious that he flew to Vancouver, British Columbia on 9 October to negotiate the lease of his yacht Zaca to the businessman George Caldough.
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  • 1958
    Age 48
    Flynn went to Cuba in late 1958 to film the self-produced B film Cuban Rebel Girls, where he met Fidel Castro and was initially an enthusiastic supporter of the Cuban Revolution.
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  • 1956
    Age 46
    In 1956 he presented and sometimes performed in the television anthology series The Errol Flynn Theatre that was filmed in Britain.
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  • 1952
    Age 42
    As early as 1952 he had been seriously ill with hepatitis resulting in liver damage.
  • 1950
    Age 40
    Flynn's behaviour became increasingly disruptive during filming; he was released from his contract in 1950 by Jack L. Warner as part of a stable-clearing of 1930s glamour-generation stars.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1948
    Age 38
    His income totaled $214,000 that year, and $200,000 in 1948.
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  • 1947
    Age 37
    In 1947 he signed a 15-year contract with Warner Bros. for $225,000 per film.
  • 1946
    Age 36
    In 1946, Flynn published an adventure novel, Showdown, and earned a reported $184,000.
  • 1943
    Age 33
    In 1943 he earned $175,000.
  • 1942
    Age 32
    Flynn became a naturalised American citizen on 14 August 1942.
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    He was known for his romantic swashbuckler roles in Hollywood films, and became an American citizen in 1942.
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  • 1940
    Age 30
    In 1940, at the zenith of his career, Flynn was voted the fourth most popular star in the US and the seventh most popular in Britain.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1937
    Age 27
    He also travelled to Spain, in 1937, as a war correspondent during the Spanish Civil War.
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  • 1935
    Age 25
    Flynn was married three times: to actress Lili Damita from 1935 until 1942 (one son, Sean Flynn, 31 May 1941-disappeared MIA 1971); to Nora Eddington from 1943-49 (two daughters, Deirdre, born 1945 and Rory, born 1947); and to actress Patrice Wymore from 1950 until his death (one daughter, Arnella Roma, 1953–98).
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  • 1934
    Age 24
    In 1934 Flynn was dismissed from Northampton Rep. after he threw a female stage manager down a stairwell.
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    He performed at the 1934 Malvern Festival and in Glasgow, and briefly in London's West End.
  • 1933
    Age 23
    In early 1933, Flynn appeared as an amateur actor in the Australian film In the Wake of the Bounty, in the lead role of Fletcher Christian.
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  • 1931
    Age 21
    In January 1931, he became engaged to Naomi Campbell-Dibbs, the youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs R Campbell-Dibbs of Temora and Bowral NSW, a relationship which ended before 1935.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1923
    Age 13
    After early schooling in Hobart, from 1923 to 1925 Flynn was educated at the South West London College, a private boarding school in Barnes, London, and in 1926 returned to Australia to attend Sydney Church of England Grammar School (Shore School) where he was the classmate of a future Australian prime minister, John Gorton.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1909
    Born
    His mother was born Lily Mary Young, but shortly after marrying Theodore at St. John's Church of England, Birchgrove, Sydney, on 23 January 1909,she changed her first name to Marelle.
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