John Paddy Carstairs

May 11, 1910


The son of British comic actor Nelson Keys (1887-1939) and brother of producer Anthony Nelson Keys, John Paddy Carstairs began his own film career as an assistant cameraman. By age 21, Carstairs was an established screenwriter, and at 24 he turned director with Paris Plane (1934). A more than competent journeyman, Carstairs specialized in mysteries… More


John Paddy Carstairs Videos

One Good Turn
2 minutes 51 seconds
Just My Luck
2 minutes 22 seconds
Up In The World
7 minutes 33 seconds
Man Of The Moment
3 minutes 3 seconds
The Square Peg
3 minutes 46 seconds

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