Bruce Seton

Bruce Seton


Bruce Seton was born on May 29, 1909 in India. Bruce Seton's big-screen debut came with Jack of All Trades directed by Jack Hulbert in 1936, strarring Dancer (uncredited). Bruce Seton is known for Dr. Syn, Alias the Scarecrow directed by James Neilson, Patrick McGoohan stars as Dr. Christopher Syn and George Cole as Mr. Sexton Mipps. The upcoming new movie Bruce Seton plays is Dr. Syn, Alias the Scarecrow which will be released on Nov 21, 1975.

Tall, serious-looking British character actor, formerly a graduate of Edinburgh Academy and Sandhurst. He was a member of the Black Watch, but resigned his commission in 1932 to join the chorus of the Drury Lane Theatre as a specialty dancer. He later turned to films, usually acting in small supporting roles in which he invariably projected an air of confidence and authority. He rejoined the British Army in 1939 for wartime service. His one noteworthy screen success after 1945 was as the titular star of Fabian of the Yard (1954), playing real-life detective Robert Fabian. In 1963, upon the death of his brother, Sir Alexander Hay Seton, he became the eleventh Baronet of Abercorn. Along with other actors, Bruce Seton was one of the founder members of the Lord's Taverners in 1950, Britain's premier youth cricket and disability sports charity association.

  • Birthday

    May 29, 1909
  • Place of Birth

    Simla, India

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