Henry Edwards (actor)

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Henry Edwards
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Born(1882-09-18)18 September 1882
Died2 November 1952(1952-11-02) (aged 70)
Chobham, Surrey, England
Occupation(s)Actor, film director
Years active1915–1952
Spouse Chrissie White

Henry Edwards (18 September 1882 – 2 November 1952) was an English actor and film director. He appeared in more than 80 films between 1915 and 1952. He also directed 67 films between 1915 and 1937.


Edwards married actress Chrissie White in 1924. She appeared in many of his films [1] as did the couple's daughter, Henryetta Edwards. [2] He was born in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset and died in Chobham, Surrey. [1]

Partial filmography



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  1. 1 2 "Edwards, Henry (1883–1952)". BFI Screen Online. BFI. Retrieved 21 July 2022.
  2. "Henryetta Edwards, ingénue of stage and screen in the 1940s and 1950s – obituary". The Telegraph. 22 June 2021. Retrieved 22 June 2021.
  3. Release date for The Magic Box, in IMDb.