Ivan F. Simpson Movies List

Ivan F. Simpson
Ivan F. Simpson
Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Actor Ivan F. Simpson Filmography

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Two Weeks to Live
Two Weeks to Live ( English )
Director: Malcolm St. Clair , Charles Kerr
Music Director: Lud Gluskin , Ferrol Redd
Release date: 26-02-1943
Random Harvest
Random Harvest ( English )
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
Release date: 17-12-1942
Nazi Agent
Nazi Agent ( English )
Artist: Conrad Veidt , Ann Ayars , Frank Reicher , Dorothy Tree , Ivan F. Simpson
Director: Jules Dassin
Music Director: Lennie Hayton , Douglas Shearer
Release date: 01-03-1942
New Moon
New Moon ( English )
Release date: 28-06-1940
Tower of London
Tower of London ( English )
Director: Rowland V. Lee
Music Director: Frank Skinner
Release date: 17-11-1939
The Sun Never Sets
The Sun Never Sets ( English )
Director: Arthur Mulliner
Release date: 31-05-1939
Never Say Die
Never Say Die ( English )
Artist: Martha Raye , Bob Hope , Andy Devine , Alan Mowbray , Gale Sondergaard
Director: Elliott Nugent
Release date: 14-04-1939
Made for Each Other
Made for Each Other ( English )
Director: John Cromwell
Music Director: Oscar Levant
Release date: 10-02-1939
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Ivan F. Simpson Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ivan F. Simpson (8 February 1875 – 12 October 1951) was a Scottish film and stage actor. Ivan Simpson was born in Scotland and went as a young man to New York City, where he worked for four decades on Broadway from 1906 until his death. In 1915 he started his film silent career and starred in notable silent films like The Green Goddess from 1923, where he played the role of Mister Watkins. He also replied in this role seven years later in the sound film version of The Green Goddess. In 1929 he portrayed Hugh Myers in Disraeli, where he played along his close friend George Arliss. Arliss and Simpson appeared together in a total of nine films. Especially in the 1930s, Simpson was a successful character actor in supporting and bit parts and appeared in many classics. He often played servants, like in MGM's literature adaption David Copperfield as Littimer and the horror movie Mark of the Vampire. He also portrayed priests like in Little Lord Fauntleroy and Random Harvest, judges like in This Land Is Mine or doctors like in They All Kissed the Bride. Simpson was also a frequent actor in the Errol Flynn movies, he appeared in The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Prince and the Pauper and Captain Blood. Ivan F. Simpson starred in over 100 Hollywood films, his last was My Girl Tisa from 1948. He died three years later at the age of 76 years and was buried in Kensico Cemetery. His daughter was actress Pamela Simpson (1905-2002).

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