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Biography

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Ronald Charles Colman (9 February 1891 – 19 May 1958) was an English actor, popular during the 1930s and 1940s. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for A Double Life (1947) and received nominations for Random Harvest (1942) and Bulldog Drummond/Condemned (1929, nominated for his work in both). Colman starred in several classic films, including A Tale of Two Cities (1935), Lost Horizon (1937), The Prisoner of Zenda (1937) and The Talk of the Town (1942).

Fact file

  • Born: Ronald Charles Colman 9 February 1891 Richmond, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
  • Died: 19 May 1958 (aged 67) Santa Barbara, California, U.S.
  • Cause of death: Emphysema
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Years active: 1914–57
  • Spouse(s): Thelma Raye (1920–1934) Benita Hume (1938–1958; his death)
  • Children: 1 daughter

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Ronald Colman's 'Double Life' role carries echos of 'Birdman' theme
LA Times Entertainme, 2014-11-20 16:15:00
As Michael Keaton's critically lauded "Birdman" emerges as an Oscar hopeful, with its tortured actor losing sight of where his character ends and how much realism to bring to the stage, it calls to mind 1930s and '40s actor Ronald Colman.

DVDs: Norma Talmadge, a Heroine When Silence Spoke Volumes
NY Times Movies, 2010-03-14 02:16:29
Norma Talmadge in “Kiki,” a comedy (atypical for her) with Ronald Colman.

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