H.B. Warner

H.B. Warner
1875 - 1958

H.B. Warner  British Actor


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Rest in peace.


H.B. Warner was previously married to Rita Stanwood (1915) and Mary Burton Cozzens (1907).

H.B. Warner was in a relationship with Jocelyn Lee (1926).


British Actor H.B. Warner was born Henry Byron Charles Stewart Warner-Lickford on 26th October, 1875 in St John's Wood, London, England and passed away on 21st Dec 1958 Woodland Hills, California, USA aged 83. He is most remembered for Christ in Cecil B. DeMille's The King of Kings (1927). His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

H.B. Warner is a member of the following lists: English film actors, English silent film actors and 1958 deaths.


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Dating1 94 years, 7 months - -
Married2 - - -
Total3 94 years, 7 months 31 years, 6 months -


First Name H.B
Last Name Warner
Full Name at Birth Henry Byron Charles Stewart Warner-Lickford
Alternative Name Henry Byron Warner, Henry Byron Charles Stewart Warner-Lickford, Henry Byron Lickfold, Harry Byron Warner, H. B. Warner
Age 83 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th October, 1875
Birthplace St John's Wood, London, England
Died 21st December, 1958
Place of Death Woodland Hills, California, USA
Cause of Death Cardiac Arrest (complications from a fall)
Buried Chapel of the Crematory, Los Angeles, California
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Slim
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Christ in Cecil B. DeMille's The King of Kings (1927)
Year(s) Active 1914–56, 1896–1958
Official Websites www.allmovie.com/artist/hb-warner-p74739
Father Charles Warner

Henry Byron Warner (born Henry Byron Lickfold, 26 October 1876 – 21 December 1958) was an English film and theatre actor. He was popular during the silent era and played Jesus Christ in The King of Kings. In later years, he successfully transitioned into supporting roles and appeared in numerous films directed by Frank Capra. Warner's most notable role to modern audiences is Mr. Gower in the perennially shown film It's a Wonderful Life, directed by Capra. He also had a cameo in Sunset Boulevard, directed by Billy Wilder.

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H.B. Warner83 ScorpioActor
Jocelyn Lee77 GeminiActress
Rita Stanwood73 CapricornActress
Mary Burton Cozzens-


The Ten Commandments1956AmminadabMovie
Here Comes the Groom1951Uncle ElihuMovie
The First Legion1951Fr. Jose SierraMovie
Journey Into Light1951Wiz - the WinoMovie
Savage Drums1951MaouMovie
Sunset Blvd.1950H. B. WarnerMovie
El Paso1949Judge FletcherMovie
Hellfire1949Brother JosephMovie
The Prince of Thieves1948Gilbert HeadMovie
Driftwood1947Rev. J. 'Grandpappy' HollingsworthMovie
High Wall1947Mr. SlocumMovie
The Judge Steps Out1947Chief Justice HayesMovie
It's a Wonderful Life1946Mr. GowerMovie
Strange Impersonation1946Dr. MansfieldMovie
Gentleman Joe Palooka1946Sen. McCardenMovie
Captain Tugboat Annie1945Judge AbbottMovie
Action in Arabia1944Abdul El RashidMovie
Enemy of Women1944Col. Eberhart BrandtMovie
Rogues Gallery1944Prof. ReynoldsMovie
Faces in the Fog1944Defense Attorney RankinsMovie
Prices Unlimited1944Uncle Sam (uncredited)Short Film
Hitler's Children1943The BishopMovie
Women in Bondage1943Pastor RenzMovie
A Yank in Libya1942Herbert ForbesMovie
Crossroads1942Prosecuting AttorneyMovie
The Boss of Big Town1942Jeffrey MooreMovie
City of Missing Girls1941Captain McVeighMovie
The Corsican Brothers1941Dr. Enrico PaoliMovie
The Devil and Daniel Webster1941Justice HawthorneMovie
Topper Returns1941Mr. CarringtonMovie
Ellery Queen and the Perfect Crime1941Ray JardinMovie
South of Tahiti1941High Chief KawalimaMovie
New Moon1940Father MichelMovie
Let Freedom Ring1939RutledgeMovie
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington1939Senate Majority LeaderMovie
Nurse Edith Cavell1939Mr. Hugh GibsonMovie
The Rains Came1939MaharajahMovie
Arrest Bulldog Drummond1939Colonel NielsenMovie
Bulldog Drummond's Bride1939Colonel NielsonMovie
Bulldog Drummond's Secret Police1939Colonel NielsonMovie
The Gracie Allen Murder Case1939Richard LawrenceMovie
Bulldog Drummond in Africa1938Colonel J.A. NielsonMovie
Kidnapped1938Angus RankeillorMovie
The Adventures of Marco Polo1938Chen TsuMovie
The Girl of the Golden West1938Father SiennaMovie
You Can't Take It With You1938RamseyMovie
Army Girl1938Col. ArmstrongMovie
The Toy Wife1938Victor BrigardMovie
Lost Horizon1937ChangMovie
Torpedoed1937British Consul BrentMovie
Victoria the Great1937Lord MelbourneMovie
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town1936Judge MayMovie
Rose of the Rancho1936Don Pasqual CastroMovie
The Garden Murder Case1936Major Fenwicke-RalstonMovie
Along Came Love1936Dr. MartinMovie
Blackmailer1936Michael RankinMovie
Moonlight Murder1936Godfrey ChilternMovie
A Tale of Two Cities1935GabelleMovie
Born to Gamble1935Carter MathewsMovie
Viva Villa!1934Man (scenes deleted)Movie
Behold My Wife1934Hubert CarterMovie
In Old Santa Fe1934Charlie MillerMovie
Night Alarm1934Henry B. SmithMovie
Grand Canary1934Dr. IsmayMovie
Supernatural1933Dr. Carl HoustonMovie
Christopher Bean1933Maxwell DavenportMovie
Jennie Gerhardt1933William GerhardtMovie
Justice Takes a Holiday1933John LoganMovie
Sorrell and Son1933Captain Stephen SorrellMovie
Charlie Chan's Chance1932Inspector FifeMovie
The Menace1932Inspector TracyMovie
The Phantom of Crestwood1932Priam AndesMovie
Tom Brown of Culver1932Dr. BrownMovie
A Woman Commands1932Col. StradimirovitschMovie
The Son-Daughter1932Sin KaiMovie
Unholy Love1932Dr. Daniel GregoryMovie
Cross-Examination1932Gerald Waring - Defense AttorneyMovie
The Crusader1932Phillip BrandonMovie
Five Star Final1931Michael TownsendMovie
A Woman of Experience1931Major Hugh SchmidtMovie
The Reckless Hour1931Walter NicholsMovie
Expensive Women1931Melville RaymondMovie
Liliom1930Chief MagistrateMovie
The Furies1930Oliver BedlowMovie
The Green Goddess1930Major CrespinMovie
The Second Floor Mystery1930Inspector BrayMovie
Wild Company1930Henry GraysonMovie
On Your Back1930Raymond PryorMovie
Princess and the Plumber1930Prince Conrad of DaritziaMovie
The Divine Lady1929Sir William HamiltonMovie
Show of Shows1929The Victim - Guillotine SequenceMovie
The Trial of Mary Dugan1929District Attorney GalwayMovie
The Doctor's Secret1929Richard GarsonMovie
Tiger Rose1929Dr. CusickMovie
The Argyle Case1929HurleyMovie
Stark Mad1929Prof. DangerfieldMovie
Wedding Rings1929Lewis DikeMovie
The Gamblers1929James DarwinMovie
Man-Made Women1928Jules MoretMovie
The Naughty Duchess1928Duke de St. MaclouMovie
Romance of a Rogue1928Bruce LowryMovie
Conquest1928James FarnhamMovie
The King of Kings1927Jesus - the ChristMovie
Sorrell and Son1927Stephen SorrellMovie
French Dressing1927Phillip GreyMovie
Silence1926Jim WarrenMovie
Whispering Smith1926'Whispering Smith'Movie
Is Love Everything?1924Jordan SouthwickMovie
The Man from Broadway1924James Sanford RichardsonMovie
Zaza1923Bernard DufresneMovie
When We Were 211921Richard CareweMovie
Dice of Destiny1920Jimmy DoyleMovie
Felix O'Day1920Felix O'DayMovie
One Hour Before Dawn1920George ClaytonMovie
Uncharted Channels1920Timothy Webb JrMovie
The White Dove1920Sylvester LanyonMovie
For a Woman's Honor1919Captain Clyde ManneringMovie
Haunting Shadows1919John GlenarmMovie
Man Who Turned White, The1919aka Ali Zaman, Captain RandMovie
Pagan God, The1919Bruce WinthropMovie
A Fugitive from Matrimony1919Stephen Van CourtlandtMovie
The Gray Wolf's Ghost1919Doctor West, Harry WestMovie
Danger Trail1917John HowlandMovie
God's Man1917Arnold L'HommedieuMovie
The Seven Deadly Sins1917Feodor, The Grand Duke - Wrath & Seventh SinMovie
Wrath1917Feodor, The Grand DukeMovie
The Seventh Sin1917Feodor, The Grand DukeMovie
The Beggar of Cawnpore1916Dr. Robert LowndesMovie
Market of Vain Desire, The1916John Armstrong (as Henry B. Warner)Movie
Shell 431916William BernerMovie
The Vagabond Prince1916Prince TonioMovie
The Ghost Breaker1914Warren JarvisMovie
The Lost Paradise1914Reuben WarrenMovie
Harp of Tara1914Father DalyShort Film
English Nell1900Duke of MonmouthShort Film
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halfgoofyhalfgoofyNov 28, 2019

shared a link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._B._Warner

halfgoofyhalfgoofyNov 28, 2019

shared a link: https://www.allmovie.com/artist/hb-warner-p74739

arner de diosMay 1, 2009

He aloso appear in the film Nurse Edith Cavell were he played the role of the lawyer .

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