Philip Merivale

Philip Merivale (2 November 1886 Rehutia, Manickpur, India – 12 March 1946 Los Angeles, California, USA) was an English film and stage actor and screenwriter.

He was a respected stage actor who entered the cinema during the silent era. Merivale appeared in twenty films and also scripted one. He died from a heart ailment aged 59.

He was twice married:
* the actress Viva Birkett (died 1934); (four children, including a son, the actor John Merivale)
* the actress Gladys Cooper (30 April 1937 – 12 March 1946).

elected filmography

*"Mr. & Mrs. Smith" (1941)
*"Rage in Heaven" (1941)
*"Lady for a Night" (1942)
*"Crossroads" (1942)
*"This Land Is Mine" (1943)
*"Nothing But Trouble" (1944)
*"Tonight and Every Night" (1945)
*"The Stranger" (1946)
*"Sister Kenny" (1946)

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