George K. Arthur

George K. Arthur

Lobby card for China Bound (1929)
Born (1899-01-27)27 January 1899
Littlehampton, Sussex, England
Died 30 May 1985(1985-05-30) (aged 86)
New York City, US
Occupation Actor
Years active 1919-1958

George K. Arthur (27 January 1899 30 May 1985) was an English actor and producer. He appeared in 59 films between 1919 and 1935. He won an Academy Award for Best Short Film in 1956 for the film The Bespoke Overcoat.[1]

He was born in Littlehampton, Sussex and died in New York City. Some of his early success was in the late 1920s when partnered with Karl Dane as part of a comedic duo called 'Dane & Arthur'.

Selected filmography


  1. "The 29th Academy Awards (1957) Nominees and Winners". Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
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