Person    | Male  Born 7/12/1876  Died 28/10/1951

Ernie Lotinga

Categories: Cinema, Humour, Theatre

Comedian and film actor. Born Sunderland. Best known for a series of films in which he played a character, Josser, in the 1930s. T. S. Eliot was a big fan. Died London.

British Pathe have some film of Lotinga in performance - confirmation that what's funny changes over time.

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Ernie Lotinga

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Saville Theatre - Khaki

This shows Ernie Lotinga in the play 'Khaki'.

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Rotherhithe Picture Research Library

Rotherhithe Picture Research Library

An educational charity, opened as part of Sands Films Studio, and situated in the same Grade II listed building. The library is home to thousands of old photographs, postcards and magazines. Pictur...

Building, Cinema, Museums / Libraries

1 memorial
Jim Henson

Jim Henson

Puppeteer, filmmaker and screenwriter. Born James Maury Henson in Greenville, Mississippi. He worked on the television series 'Sesame Street', before creating the 'Muppet Show' and 'Fraggle Rock'. ...

Person, Cinema, TV & Radio, USA

2 memorials
Sir Christopher Lee

Sir Christopher Lee

Actor. Born Christopher Frank Carandini Lee in Belgravia. After war service in various parts of Europe he took up acting, although at first he was told he was too tall. In films he is best remember...

Person, Cinema, Music / songs

1 memorial
Sid James

Sid James

Comedy actor.  Born in Johannesburg (on Hancock Street), South Africa, to a pair of British music hall performers and brought up in both South Africa and England.  Worked as a diamond sorter and th...

Person, Cinema, Humour, TV & Radio, South Africa

4 memorials
The Lady Vanishes

The Lady Vanishes

Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Filmed at Gainsborough Film Studios.

Media, Cinema

1 memorial