Holmes Herbert

Biography

Holmes Herbert (born Horace Edward Jenner; 30 July 1882 – 26 December 1956) was an English character actor who appeared in Hollywood films from 1915 to 1952.

Herbert immigrated to the United States in 1912. He never made a film in his native country, but appeared in 228 films during his...

59 titles Acting

6.4

The Brigand

1952 · Archbishop

6.7

Anne of the Indies

1951 · English Sea Captain

6.1

The Iroquois Trail

1950 · Gen. Johnson

5.5

Post Office Investigator

1949 · James Seeley

7.2

The Wreck of the Hesperus

1948 · Pastor West

6.2

The Swordsman

1948 · Lord Glowan

6.6

Singapore

1947 · Rev. Thomas Barnes

6.2

The Ghost Goes Wild

1947 · Judge

7.0

Over the Santa Fe Trail

1947 · Doc Henderson

6.9

Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back

1947 · Inspector McIver

7.2

The Verdict

1946 · Sir William Dawson

7.0

Three Strangers

1946 · Sir Robert

7.0

Dressed to Kill

1946 · Ebenezer Crabtree

6.6

Confidential Agent

1945 · Lord Benditch

7.5

The House of Fear

1945 · Alan Cosgrave

6.6

Jealousy

1945 · Melvyn Russell

5.7

The Mummy's Curse

1944 · Dr. Cooper

7.4

The Pearl of Death

1944 · James Goodram

7.4

The Uninvited

1944 · Charlie Jessup

7.0

Sherlock Holmes in Washington

1943 · Mr. Ahrens

6.7

Corvette K-225

1943 · Commodore Ramsay

6.2

Calling Dr. Death

1943 · Bryant, the Butler

6.8

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon

1942 · Sir Reginald

5.1

Danger in the Pacific

1942 · Commissioner

6.1

Invisible Agent

1942 · Sir Alfred Spencer

6.2

The Ghost of Frankenstein

1942 · Magistrate of Vasaria

6.9

This Above All

1942 · Dr. Mathias

7.4

Man Hunt

1941 · Saul Farnsworthy

7.6

Foreign Correspondent

1940 · Asst. Commissioner

7.7

The Letter

1940 · Robert's Friend at Bar at Party

5.6

An Angel from Texas

1940 · Second Banker

6.2

Phantom Raiders

1940 · Sir Edward

6.1

British Intelligence

1940 · Arthur Bennett

6.7

The House of Fear

1939 · Minor Role

7.6

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

1939 · Justice of the Court

7.1

We Are Not Alone

1939 · Police Inspector

7.3

The Little Princess

1939 · Doctor

6.7

20,000 Men a Year

1939 · Dean Norris

6.7

Wolf Call

1939 · J.L. Winton

5.9

Bad Boy

1939 · Mr. McNeil

6.1

Everything Happens at Night

1939 · Featherstone

7.1

Stanley and Livingstone

1939 · Frederick Holcomb

7.3

Juarez

1939 · Marshal Randon

6.6

Mr. Moto's Last Warning

1939 · Bentham

6.5

The Sun Never Sets

1939 · Colonial Official

6.4

The Mystery of Mr. Wong

1939 · Prof. Ed Janney

6.2

The Black Doll

1938 · Dr. Giddings

6.8

Kidnapped

1938 · Judge

6.9

Say It in French

1938 · Richard Carrington Sr.

6.7

The Buccaneer

1938 · Captain McWilliams

7.3

The Prince and the Pauper

1937 · First Doctor

6.5

Slave Ship

1937 · Commander

6.4

The Girl Said No

1937 · Charles Dillon (scenes deleted)

6.5

The Thirteenth Chair

1937 · Roscoe Crosby

5.7

Brilliant Marriage

1936 · Mr. Rodney Allison

5.1

The House of Secrets

1936 · Sir Bertram Evans - Home Secretary

7.7

15 Maiden Lane

1936 · Harold Anderson

7.1

Lloyd's of London

1936 · Spokesman

4.2

The Gentleman from Louisiana

1936 · Chief Steward

7.8

Captain Blood

1935 · Capt. Gardner

5.4

One in a Million

1935 · Donald Cabot Sr.

6.4

Cardinal Richelieu

1935 · Noble

6.8

Accent on Youth

1935 · Frank Galloway

6.4

The Curtain Falls

1934 · John Scorsby

5.8

Sons of Steel

1934 · Curtis Chadburne

6.9

Mystery of the Wax Museum

1933 · Dr. Rasmussen

7.7

The Invisible Man

1933 · Chief of Police

7.7

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

1932 · Dr. John Lanyon

6.0

Miss Pinkerton

1932 · Arthur Glenn

6.8

Sister to Judas

1932 · Bruce Rogers

6.2

The Hot Heiress

1931 · Mr. Hunter

6.6

Chances

1931 · Maj. Bradford

5.9

Broadminded

1931 · John J. Hackett Sr.

The Single Sin

1931 · Roger Van Dorn

6.2

Daughter of the Dragon

1931 · Sir John Petrie

5.4

The Ship from Shanghai

1930 · Paul Thorpe

7.0

The Kiss

1929 · Lassalle

5.8

The Thirteenth Chair

1929 · Sir Roscoe Crosby

5.5

Say It with Songs

1929 · Dr. Robert Merrill

5.9

Madame X

1929 · Noel

Careers

1929 · Carouge

4.7

Untamed

1929 · Howard Presley

7.2

The Charlatan

1929 · Count Merlin, aka Peter Dwight

7.7

The Terror

1928 · Goodman (as Holmes E. Herbert)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

1928 · Henry Spoffard

6.4

On Trial

1928 · Gerald Trask

7.0

When a Man Loves

1927 · Jean Tiberge

7.0

East Side, West Side

1927 · Gilbert Van Horn

Slaves of Beauty

1927 · Leonard Jones

6.5

Mr. Wu

1927 · Mr. Gregory

8.4

The Fire Brigade

1926 · James Corwin

6.9

The Honeymoon Express

1926 · Jim Donaldson

7.1

A Woman of the World

1925 · Richard Granger

6.8

Up the Ladder

1925 · Robert Newhall

7.9

The Enchanted Cottage

1924 · Major Hillgrove

The Right to Love

1920 · Lord Falkland

6.5

The ABC of Love

1919 · Harry Bryant