William Hartnell

Jan 8, 1908
St. Pancras, London, England, UK


British actor William Hartnell once billed himself as "Billy," befitting his previous life as an apprentice jockey and flyweight boxer. Yearning to be a comedian like his idol Charlie Chaplin, Hartnell went on the stage at age 16 with Sir Frank Benson's Shakespeare company. In films from 1933, he spent several frustrating years playing minor villains… More


William Hartnell Videos

Hell Drivers
2 minutes 35 seconds
Odd Man Out
2 minutes 50 seconds
The Way Ahead
4 minutes 54 seconds

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