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Stanley Holloway

 
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Date of Birth: October 01, 1890
Date of Death: January 30, 1982 (91)

Birth Place: London, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1964
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1960
Performer
  [West End]
London Production, 1958
Alfred P. Doolittle
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1956
Alfred P. Doolittle
  [Broadway]
1954
Nick Bottom
  [West End]
London Production, 1927
Performer
  [West End]
1921 Edition, 1921
Performer

Writing

Bookwriter

Stanley Holloway Movies

The Rotters
 
[1921]
Arthur Wait
The Girl from Maxim's
 
[1933]
Mongicourt
Sleeping Car
 
[1933]
Francois Dubois
Road House
 
[1934]
Donovan
The Girl Thief
 
[1934]
PC
Sing As We Go!
 
[1934]
Policeman
The Bride of the Lake
 
[1934]
Father O Flynn
Play Up the Band
 
[1935]
Sam Small
Squibs
 
[1935]
Constable Charley Lee
D'Ye Ken John Peel?
 
[1935]
Sam Small
Sam Small Leaves Town
 
[1937]
Richard Manning
Song of the Forge
 
[1937]
Joe, Sir William Barrett
The Vicar of Bray
 
[1937]
The Vicar of Bray
Cotton Queen
 
[1937]
Sam Owen
Major Barbara
 
[1941]
Policeman
Salute John Citizen
 
[1942]
Oskey
This Happy Breed
 
[1944]
Bob Mitchell
Champagne Charlie
 
[1944]
The Great Vance
The Way Ahead
 
[1944]
Pte. Ted Brewer
Caesar and Cleopatra
 
[1945]
Belzanor
Johnny in the Clouds
 
[1945]
Mr Palmer
Brief Encounter
 
[1945]
Albert Godby
Carnival
 
[1946]
Charlie Raeburn
Wanted for Murder
 
[1946]
Sgt. Sullivan
Meet Me at Dawn
 
[1947]
Emile Pollet
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
 
[1947]
Vincent Crummles
The Winslow Boy
 
[1948]
Stanley Holloway
Snowbound
 
[1948]
Wesson
The Silk Noose
 
[1948]
Insp. Kendall
One Night with You
 
[1948]
Tramp
Hamlet
 
[1948]
Gravedigger
The Perfect Woman
 
[1949]
Ramshead
Passport to Pimlico
 
[1949]
Arthur Pemberton
Midnight Episode
 
[1950]
The Professor
The Magic Box
 
[1951]
Broker's Man
The Lavender Hill Mob
 
[1951]
Pendlebury
Bikini Baby
 
[1951]
Mr. Clark
One Wild Oat
 
[1951]
Alfred Gilbey
Mr. Lord Says No
 
[1952]
Henry Lord
The Beggar's Opera
 
[1953]
Mr. Lockit
Meet Mr. Lucifer
 
[1953]
Mr. Hollingsworth, Mr. Lucifer
The Titfield Thunderbolt
 
[1953]
Valentine
A Day to Remember
 
[1953]
Charley Porter
Fast and Loose
 
[1954]
Major George Crabb
An Alligator Named Daisy
 
[1955]
General Weston
Jumping for Joy
 
[1956]
Captain Jack Montague
Alive and Kicking
 
[1958]
MacDonagh
No Trees in the Street
 
[1959]
Kipper
Operation Snafu
 
[1961]
Mr Cooksley
No Love for Johnnie
 
[1961]
Fred Andrews
My Fair Lady
 
[1964]
Alfred P. Doolittle
In Harm's Way
 
[1965]
Clayton Canfil
Ten Little Indians
 
[1965]
William Blore
The Sandwich Man
 
[1966]
Park Gardener
Mrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter
 
[1968]
G.G. Brown
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
 
[1970]
Gravedigger
Flight of the Doves
 
[1971]
The Judge
Up the Front
 
[1972]
The Great Vincento, Vincento
Journey Into Fear
 
[1975]
Mr. Mathews

Stanley Holloway Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Stanley Holloway, My Fair Lady

Stanley Holloway News

THE LAVENDER HILL MOB to Kick Off 2023 Leg of UK Tour at the Chichester Festival Thea Photo THE LAVENDER HILL MOB to Kick Off 2023 Leg of UK Tour at the Chichester Festival Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 13, 2022

Comedy duo Miles Jupp and Justin Edwards will continue their comedy caper in 2023! The critically acclaimed world premiere stage adaptation of the classic Ealing Comedy, The Lavender Hill Mob will kick off the 2023 leg of its UK tour at the Chichester Festival Theatre on 10 January.

New Stage Adaptation Of THE LAVENDER HILL MOB Opens In Brighton Next Week Photo New Stage Adaptation Of THE LAVENDER HILL MOB Opens In Brighton Next Week
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2022

The Lavender Hill Mob based on the screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke, adapted for the stage by Phil Porter opens in Brighton next week. 

Photos: First Look At The UK Tour of THE LAVENDER HILL MOB Photo Photos: First Look At The UK Tour of THE LAVENDER HILL MOB
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 17, 2022

See photos of the the UK tour of the classic Ealing Comedy, The Lavender Hill Mob, based on the screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke, adapted for the stage by Phil Porter.

Guest Blog: Playwright Phil Porter on Nerves and Inspiration in Bringing THE LAVENDER Photo Guest Blog: Playwright Phil Porter on Nerves and Inspiration in Bringing THE LAVENDER HILL MOB to the Stage
by Guest Blog: Phil Porter - Oct 17, 2022

I was thrilled when the offer came in to write a stage adaptation of The Lavender Hill Mob. I have always had great affection for the Ealing Comedies ‚Äď the warm and witty films made at Ealing Studios in the decade or so after the Second World War ‚Äď and The Lavender Hill Mob remains an absolute favourite

Full Cast Announced for THE LAVENDER HILL MOB UK Tour Photo Full Cast Announced for THE LAVENDER HILL MOB UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022

Full casting is announced for the UK tour of The Lavender Hill Mob, based on the screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke, adapted for the stage by Phil Porter. New cast members include Victoria Blunt (Audrey), Guy Burgess (Farrow), Aamira Challenger (Fernanda), Tessa Churchard (Lady Agnes), John Dougall (Sir Horace) and Tim Sutton (Sammy).

Full Cast Announced For The UK Tour of THE LAVENDER HILL MOB Photo Full Cast Announced For The UK Tour of THE LAVENDER HILL MOB
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022

Full casting is announced for the UK tour of the classic Ealing Comedy, The Lavender Hill Mob, based on the screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke, adapted for the stage by Phil Porter.

Miles Jupp and Justin Edwards Will Star in UK Tour of New Stage Adaptation of THE LAV Photo Miles Jupp and Justin Edwards Will Star in UK Tour of New Stage Adaptation of THE LAVENDER HILL MOB
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Comedy duo Miles Jupp and Justin Edwards are set to reunite and embark on a UK tour of the classic Ealing Comedy, The Lavender Hill Mob, based on the screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke, adapted for the stage by Phil Porter.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MY FAIR LADY in 4K Ultra HD Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MY FAIR LADY in 4K Ultra HD
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2021

The film features Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Gladys Cooper, Jeremy Brett, and Theodore Bikel.

Photo Flash: Act II Playhouse Presents New Virtual Production COMEDY TONIGHT! Photo Photo Flash: Act II Playhouse Presents New Virtual Production COMEDY TONIGHT!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2021

Act II Playhouse in Ambler, PA has announce their new virtual production, ‚ÄúComedy Tonight!‚ÄĚ featuring an ensemble cast of Playhouse alumni.¬†‚ÄúComedy Tonight!‚ÄĚ was filmed at the Playhouse with safety precautions in place for the entire cast and video production team. Streaming starts March 23rd.

Act II Playhouse Alumni Create New Comedy Cabaret  Photo Act II Playhouse Alumni Create New Comedy Cabaret 
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 23, 2021

Act II Playhouse in Ambler, PA announces their new virtual production, ‚ÄúComedy Tonight!‚ÄĚ featuring an ensemble cast of Playhouse alumni.¬†

Stanley Holloway Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MY FAIR LADY in 4K Ultra HD Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MY FAIR LADY in 4K Ultra HD

by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2021

The film features Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Gladys Cooper, Jeremy Brett, and Theodore Bikel.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 15 - The Oh So Loverly MY FAIR LADY Opens at the Mark Hellinger Theater
by Stage Tube - Mar 15, 2017

On this day in 1956, Julie Andrews and Rex Harrison took to the Broadway stage for opening night of a musical retelling of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion. Under the tutelage of linguist, Henry Higgins, a poor Cockney flower girl is transformed into a woman of society in this Lerner and Loewe musical theatre gem aptly titled, My Fair Lady.


Stanley Holloway Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Stanley Holloway been in?
Stanley Holloway has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Stanley Holloway been in?
Stanley Holloway has appeared on London's West End in 3 shows.

What was Stanley Holloway's first West End show?
Stanley Holloway's first West End show was The Co-Optimists [1921] which opened in 1921

What awards has Stanley Holloway been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for My Fair Lady .

How many shows has Stanley Holloway written?
Stanley Holloway has written 1 shows including Laughs and Other Events (Bookwriter).