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above: detail of Joss Ackland autograph

Joss Ackland - born 1928, British actor. He is a prolific stage and screen actor; on the West End stage he has played many roles, including in Evita and A Little Night Music. On TV he appeared in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and Shadowlands, and in films he played roles in A Zed and Two Noughts, The Sicilian, Lethal Weapon 2 and The Hunt for Red October - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed "Good luck, Joss Ackland". £12   [ref: JA1]

 

 

 

 

 

                          

 

above: detail of Joss Ackland autograph

Joss Ackland - born 1928, British actor. He is a prolific stage and screen actor; on the West End stage he has played many roles, including in Evita and A Little Night Music. On TV he appeared in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and Shadowlands, and in films he played roles in A Zed and Two Noughts, The Sicilian, Lethal Weapon 2 and The Hunt for Red October - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Good luck, Joss Ackland". £12   [ref: JA3]  

 

 

 

 

 

                          

 

above: detail of Carlito Ackroyd autograph

Carlito Ackroyd - British actress of the 1920s and 30s, and star of It's All Wrong (1920), The Love Race (1930), The Beloved Vagabond (1927). She toured Australia in the late 1920s - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed postcard, with  a dedication, signed: "To Mr Moody, all best wishes, Carlito Ackroyd". £10

 

 

 

 

   

        

 

above: detail of Polly Adams autograph

Polly Adams - born 1939, British actress. As well as a distinguished career on the West End stage and with the Royal Shakespeare Company, she has made numerous TV appearances, including playing the role of Mrs Brown in the 1994-5 BBC TV series Just William, and appeared in Upstairs Downstairs and The Camomile Lawn. She also played roles in a number of films such as Never Put it in Writing and Clinic Exclusive - 5.5 x 3.5 inches (14 x 9 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Good wishes, Polly Adams". £12

 

 

 

 

 

         

 

above: detail of John Agar autograph

John Agar - 1921-2002; prolific American actor. He starred alongside John Wayne in Sands of Iwo Jima, Chisum and She Wore a Yellow Ribbon; with Lucille Ball in The Magic Carpet, and with his one-time wife Shirley Temple in Fort Apache. Later in his career he starred in "B Movies" such as Tarantula, The Mole People, The Brain from Planet Arous and Revenge of the Creature  - 4.75 x 7.5 inches (12 x 19 cm) autographed photo, signed: God bless, John Agar". Nice early signed photo. £25

 

 

 

 

   

                                         

 

above: detail of Henry Ainley autograph

Henry Ainley - 1879-1945; British actor, who had a long and distinguished stage career. He first gained fame in Herbert Beerbohm Tree's theatre company as Paolo in Paolo and Francesca, and later in Shakespeare roles including Mark Antony (Julius Caesar), Macbeth, Prospero, Malvolio and Hamlet. He was Otello opposite John Gielgud's Iago in a 1932 BBC radio production. He appeared in a number of films, including: Henry VIII, The Prisoner of Zenda, As You Like It and The First Mrs Fraser. Although married three times, letters from him to a young Laurence Olivier show that he was deeply enamoured with the young actor, although Olivier's family have always denied that the two had a sexual relationship - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed postcard. £25

 

 

 

 

 

             

 

above: detail of Maria Aitken autograph

Maria Aitken - born 1945; British actress and director. On stage she is famous for playing Noel Coward roles, and her production of The 39 Steps ran for five years in the West End and three years on Broadway. Her film career includes roles in A Fish Called Wanda, Strange Creatures, Mary Queen of Scots, The Moon Street and Asylum - 5.5 x 3.5 inches (14 x 9 cm) autographed photo, signed: "To Ian - with best wishes, Maria Aitken" in blue biro. £10

 

 

 

 

 

    

 

above: detail of Elizabeth Allan autograph

Elizabeth Allan - 1908-1990; British actress, who worked both in Britain and Hollywood and appeared in over fifty films, including: A Tale of Two Cities, Mark of the Vampire, The Citadel, Went the Day Well? and No Highway. In later years she was hugely popular as a panelist on TV and radio shows, most notably What's My Line?; in 1952 she won Top Female TV Personality - 5.5 x 3.5 inches (14 x 9 cm) autographed photo, showing her with Ronald Coleman in David Copperfield. £15   [ref: EA1]

 

 

 

 

 

              

 

above: detail of Elizabeth Allan autograph

Elizabeth Allan - 1908-1990; British actress who worked in both Britain and Hollywood, and appeared in over fifty films, including: A Tale of Two Cities, Mark of the Vampire, The Citadel, Went the Day Well? and No Highway. In later years she was hugely popular as a panelist on TV and radio shows, most notably What's My Line?, and in 1952 she won Top Female TV Personality - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Best wishes, Elizabeth Allan" in blue ink. Condition: slight surface creases at top of photo. £20   [ref: EA2]

 

 

 

 

  

                   

 

above: detail of Fred Allandale autograph

Fred Allandale - 1872-1921, British actor, singer and song composer. He starred in musical comedies, including The Girl Behind the Counter, Jack and Jill, A Pantomime Rehearsal and Miss Hook of Holland. He was married to actress Maie Ash, who famously played the title role in Monkton and Talbot's Our Miss Gibbs at the Crystal Palace Theatre in 1911. He wrote a number of songs, including "All the time is summertime with you" and "My Honey dear" - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed postcard, signed: "With all best wishes, Fred Allandale". He has dated it "1907-08" on reverse. £15  

  

 

 

 

   

                

 

above: detail of Walter Amner autograph

Walter Amner - British comic actor; star of stage and pantomime in the 1920s-40s; he appeared in a number of films, most notably Music Hall in 1934 - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Yours aye, Walter Amner". Condition: slight silvering lower left, as shown on scan. £10

 

 

 

 

    

           

 

above: detail of Dusty Anderson autograph

Dusty Anderson - born 1919; American actress and famous Second World War pin-up girl. In 1944 she played a small role as a glamorous cover girl, in the film Cover Girl which starred Rita Hayworth. She then played glamorous roles in eight other films - 4 x 5 inches (10 x 13 cm) autographed photo with a dedication, signed: "To Anne, best wishes, Dusty Anderson". £14

 

 

 

 

 

                     

 

above: detail of Rona Anderson autograph

Rona Anderson - 1926-2013, British (Scottish) actress. She was best known for her film roles in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The Devils of Darkness and Scrooge, and as the widow of the Scottish actor Gordon Jackson - 3.5 x 6 inches (9 x 15 cm) autographed photo, with a dedication, signed: "To Joyce - with best wishes, Rona Anderson". £12

 

 

 

 

 

                      

 

above: detail of Avril Angers autograph

Avril Angers - 1918-2005, British comedienne and actress; she was one of the first female stand-up comics in variety and on the radio, often known as "the English Lucille Ball". Later she played a number of comic roles in TV sitcoms, including Dad's Army and Are You Being Served? - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, with a dedication, signed: "To Joyce Crundwell, best wishes, Always Avril Angers". £12   [ref: AA1]

 

 

 

 

 

                                    

 

above: detail of Avril Angers autograph

Avril Angers - 1918-2005, British comedienne and actress; she was one of the first female stand-up comics in variety and on the radio, often known as "the English Lucille Ball". Later she played a number of comic roles in TV sitcoms, including Dad's Army and Are You Being Served? - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, with a dedication, signed: "For Albert, best wishes, Always Avril Angers 1967". £10   [ref: AA2]

 

 

  

 

  

                                           

detail of Jean-Jacques Annaud autograph

Jean-Jacques Annaud - born 1943, French film director, screenwriter and producer; he directed The Name of the Rose, Seven Years in Tibet, Black and White in Color, The Lovers, Quest for Fire, and Enemy at the Gates - 6 x 4 inches (15 x 10 cm) autographed photo, with a dedication, signed: "On the set of Enemy at the Gates, J J Annaud, for F. Roberts". £15

  

 

 

 

 

                                                                            

 

above: Yvonne Arnaud autograph detail

Yvonne Arnaud - 1892-1950, French-born pianist, singer and actress. Initially she was a concert singer and a star of musical comedy, but a botched throat operation robbed her of her singing voice, and she turned to acting. She starred in hundreds of plays and was a major star of the British stage from 1925 to 1950, also appearing in several films. A long-term resident of Guildford, there is now a theatre there named after her - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed in firm blue biro, clearer than appears on scans above. £10   [ref: YA1]

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

above: detail of Yvonne Arnaud autograph

Yvonne Arnaud - 1892-1950, French-born pianist, singer and actress. Initially she was a concert singer and a star of musical comedy, but a botched throat operation robbed her of her singing voice, and she turned to acting. She starred in hundreds of plays and was a major star of the British stage from 1925 to 1950, also appearing in several films. A long-term resident of Guildford, there is now a theatre there named after her - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed "Yvonne Arnaud, 1946" in green ink. £12   [ref: YA2]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

above: detail of Bea Arthur autograph

Bea Arthur - 1922-2009, American actress with a long career on stage, TV and in movies. In the UK she was known primarily for her role in long-running American TV sitcom The Golden Girls, but her career in the USA covered nearly seven dacades. On Broadway she played roles in Mame, The Threepenny Opera and The Floating Lightbulb - 5 x 7 inches (12.5 x 18 cm) autographed photo, with a dedication, signed: "To Frank, Best! Bea Arthur". Condition: slight remains stuck to reverse where item has been mounted in album. £15 

  

 

 

 

  

Paul Arthur and George Carroll - popular leading man and comic actor respectively, in Edwardian musical comedy - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed (by both) postcard showing them in Lady Madcap, postally-used in 1905. Condition: item rather dirty and worn, but with two unusual and collectible autographs. £10  

   

 

 

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above: detail of Leslie Ash autograph

Leslie Ash - born 1960, British actress best known for her TV roles in Men Behaving Badly, Holby City and Where the Heart is, and in films for Quadrophenia. More recently, her career has been curtailed by health issues - 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Best wishes, Leslie Ash". £15

 

 

 

 

 

                

 

above: detail of Jane Asher autograph

Jane Asher - born 1946, British actress, particularly known for her roles on TV which included the title role in Alice in Wonderland, and roles in The Adventures of Robin Hood, Brideshead Revisited, Juke Box Jury, The Goodies, Rumpole of the Bailey, Crossroads and A Voyage Round my Father. She played a number of film roles, including Alfie and Deep End . Once engaged to Paul McCartney, she is married to the cartoonist Gerald Scarfe  - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, with a dedication, signed: "To Catherine, love Jane Asher". £12

 

 

 

 

    

                

 

above: detail of Mary Astor autograph

Mary Astor - 1906-1987, American movie actress who became a star playing opposite John Barrymore in Beau Brummel and Don Juan, and later stared in talkies such as Red Dust, The Prisoner of Zenda and The Great Lie for which she won an Academy Award. Her most famous role was as Brigid O'Shaughnessy in The Maltese Falcon, a role which she reprised in Across the Pacific. Scandal over a messy divorce brought a temporary halt to her career, but it took off again with leading roles in Meet Me in St. Louis, Act of Violence and Stranger in My Arms - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo. Excellent later autograph dating from the 1970s. £75

 

 

 

 

        

              

 

above: detail of Effie Atherton autograph

Effie Atherton - 1907-2009, British stage and screen actress and singer, who appeared on stage with Noel Coward - 5 x 7 inches (13 x 17.5 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Sincerely yours, Effie Atherton". £12

 

 

 

 

  

           

 

above: detail of Eileen Atkins autograph

Eileen Atkins - born 1934, British actress who has had an illustrious career on stage where she rose to fame with the Royal Shakespeare Company, with numerous TV roles in addition, including Talking Heads, Upstairs Downstairs, Cranford and David Copperfield, and roles in films such as Equus, The Dresser, Let Him Have It, Gosford Park and Vanity Fair - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo. £20

 

 

 

 

 

             

 

above: detail of Richard Attenborough autograph

Richard Attenborough - 1923-2014, British actor, film director and producer, and elder brother of Sir David Attenborough. From the 1950s onwards he was a prolific actor in films, including I'm All Right Jack, Brighton Rock, The Great Escape, 10 Rillington Place, Miracle on 34th Street and Jurassic Park. He produced several films including Whistle Down the Wind before becoming a director: Young Winston, A Bridge Too Far, Chaplin and Shadowlands, and in 1982 he won the Oscar for Best Director with his film Ghandi. He was a man of great principle and huge energy and was a great philanthropist, giving away huge sums of money to help arts projects and charitable institutions; in 1993 he was given a peerage, becoming Lord Attenborough - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Best wishes, Richard Attenborough '95". £35

 

 

 

  

 

     

             

 

above: detail of Jean Pierre Aumont autograph

Jean Pierre Aumont - 1911-2007, notable French movie actor; being a jew, he fled occupied France in WW2, fought for the Free French, and was decorated for gallantry. He starred in many films including: The Cross of Lorreine, Affairs of a Rogue and Last Meeting - 6 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23 cm) large autographed photo, with dedication: "To Peter, Jean Pierre Aumont". Condition: slight crease top left corner. £25

 

 

 

 

  

                

 

above: detail of Gene Autry autograph

 

 

 

Gene Autry - 1907-1998, American movie actor and singer. He was a huge star, appearing as a "singing cowboy" in 93 Westerns, mostly "B" movies, during the 1930s and 40s, including In Old Santa Fe, and Melody Ranch. In the early 1950s he appeared on TV in 91 episodes of The Gene Autry Show - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed postcard, firmly signed in black ink. £60

 

 

 

 

       

                     

 

above: detail of George Baker autograph

George Baker - 1931-2011, British actor. He appeared in numerous films, including The Dam Busters, Goodbye Mr Chips, The Spy Who Loved Me, On Her Majesty's Secret Service and The Thirty Nine Steps. He became most famous for his roles on TV, including Inspector Wexford in The Ruth Rendell Mysteries, and Tiberius in I Claudius - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, with  a dedication, signed: "To Lawrence, best wishes, George Baker". £12   [ref:GB1]

 

 

 

 

 

                                   

 

above: detail of George Baker autograph

George Baker - 1931-2011, British actor. He appeared in numerous films, including The Dam Busters, Goodbye Mr Chips, The Spy Who Loved Me, On Her Majesty's Secret Service and The Thirty Nine Steps. He became most famous for his roles on TV, which included Inspector Wexford in The Ruth Rendell Mysteries, and Tiberius in I Claudius - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, with a dedication, signed: "To John, Good luck, Best wishes, George Baker". £12   [ref: GB2]

  

 

 

 

        

   

 

above: detail of Kenny Baker autograph

Kenny Baker - 1934-2016; British dwarf actor, best known for playing R2-D2 in the Star Wars series of films - 5 x 7 inches (12.5 x 18 cm) autographed photo of R2-D2, signed "R2-D2, Kenny Baker". £30     [ref: KB1]

 

[N.B. He is not to be confused with Kenny Baker the American actor (see below), or Kenny Baker the British jazz musician.]

 

 

 

 

 

 

      

 

above: detail of Kenny Baker autograph

Kenny Baker - 1912-1985; American actor, singer and comedian, who had an excellent tenor voice. He frequently appeared on the radio with Jack Benny with comedy sketches and songs, and he appeared in 17 films, including King of Burlesque, Mr Dodd Takes the Air, The Calendar Girl, The Harvey Girls, and the 1939 film version of Gilbert and Sullivan's The Mikado, in which he played the role of Nanki-Poo. On Broadway he starred with Mary Martin in the musical One Touch of Venus - 5 x 7 inches (13 x 18 cm) autographed photo. Condition: slight wear to lower corners. £30   [ref: KB2] 

 

[N.B. He is not to be confused with Kenny Baker the British actor (see previous item), or Kenny Baker the British jazz musician.]

 

 

 

 

    

                                         

above: detail of Stanley Baker autograph

Stanley Baker - 1928-1976, British (Welsh) actor and film producer; amongst his many film roles he appeared in The Guns of Navarone, The Cruel Sea and The Angry Hills, but he is best remembered for playing Chard in Zulu; he also produced the films Robbery and The Italian Job - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed phoro, signed "Best wishes, Stanley Baker". Now a rare signed photo. £130 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

above: detail of Peter Baldwin autograph

Peter Baldwin - born 1933. British actor who played stage roles with the West of England Theatre Company, then at the Old Vic and the Bristol Old Vic. He played small parts on TV in the early 1970s, then in 1976 joined the TV soap-opera Coronation Street, playing the part of Derek Wilton until the character was killed off in 1997 - 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Best wishes, Peter Baldwin". £10

 

 

 

 

                    

 

 

above: detail of Margaret Bannerman autograph

Margaret Bannerman - 1896-1976; Canadian actress with a successful West End stage career, then in films (The Gay Lord Quex, Her Secret, Royal Cavalcade) - 7.75 x 9.75 inches (19.5 x 25 cm) large autographed photo, with dedication: "To Mr Walters with best wishes from Margaret Bannerman". £15  

  

 

 

   

    

           

 

above: detail of Thelma Barlow autograph

Thelma Barlow - British actress, most famous for playing Mavis Wilton in the long-running TV soap-opera Coronation Street. She left the show in 1997, and has since appeared in Dinner Ladies, Fat Friends and Where the Heart Is, as well as appearing in Agatha Christie's Marple, Midsomer Murders and Doctor Who - 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15 cm) autographed photo, signed "Best wishes, Thelma Barlow". Condition: slight discolouration top-right corner (as shown on scan). £8

 

 

 

 

 

                               

 

above: detail of Barry K. Barnes autograph

Barry K. Barnes - 1906-1965; British actor who appeared in sixteen films, including The Midas Touch, Spies of the Air, Law and Disorder, and most famously playing Sir Percy Blakeney in Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Good luck, Barry K. Barnes 1939". Condition: fragments of black paper stuck to reverse where item has been stuck in album. £10

 

 

 

 

  

           

 

above: detail of Lynda Baron autograph

Lynda Baron - born 1942, British actress. She played TV roles in Crossroads, Dr Who and The Upper Hand, and is probably best remembered for playing Nurse Gladys Emanuel in BBC TV sitcom Open All Hours. In films she played roles in Carry On Columbus, Yentl, Colour Me Kubrik and Scoop - 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15 cm) autographed photo. £15

 

 

 

 

           

Sydney Barraclough - British singer and actor; leading-man in many Edwardian musical comedies (Floradora, Morocca Bound, The Little Duchess) - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed postcard showing him in Floradora, signed: "Sincerely yours, Sydney Barraclough". £12          

   

  

  

 

  

       

Amanda Barrie - born 1935, British film and TV actress, famous as Cleopatra in Carry On Cleo - 3.75 x 5.75 inches (9.5 x 14.5 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Love, Amanda Barrie". £18          

   

  

  

   

  

        

         

Alan Bates - 1934-2003; major British actor of stage (Look Back in Anger, The Entertainer) and film (Whistle Down the Wind, Women in Love, The Go-Between, Gosford Park), nominated for Oscar for Best Actor (The Fixer, 1968) - 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15 cm) autographed photo. £15   [ref: AB1]             

   

  

   

      

  

     

Alan Bates - 1934-2003; major British star of stage (Look Back in Anger, The Entertainer) and films (Whistle Down the Wind, Women in Love, The Go-Between, Gosford Park), nominated for Oscar for Best Actor (The Fixer, 1968) - 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15 cm) autographed photo, signed: "Best wishes, Alan Bates". £15   [ref: AB2]       

   

 

   

  

  

 

Beryl Baxter - born 1926, British actress. After success on the stage there were hopes that she was going to be a huge star, the natural successor to Margaret Lockwood in films; but after the success of Idol of Paris, the others (including Counterspy in 1953) were not successful. Her stage appearances continued into the 1960s - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed photo, nicely signed in dark blue ink. £18       

 

 

 

 

  

    

               

 

above: detail of Henry Baynton autograph

Henry Baynton - 1892-1951, British actor and theatre-manager, famous for his Shakespeare roles including Hamlet, Demetrius, Romeo, Shylock, Henry V, Lear Othello and Bottom, amongst others. He had a notable career in London, before touring with his theatrical company in the 1920s - 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm) autographed postcard. £15

 

 

 

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