Robert Donat

18 Mar 1905 - 9 Jun 1958


Robert Donat (18 March 1905 – 9 June 1958) was an English film and stage actor. He is best-known for his roles in Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps and Goodbye, Mr. Chips for which he won an Academy Award for Best Actor.


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Filmography (12 titles)

Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as The Mandarin of Yang Cheng)
(movie, 1954)
···Lease of Life
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Rev. William Thorne)
(movie, 1948)
···The Winslow Boy
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sir Robert Morton)
(movie, 1945)
···Perfect Strangers
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Robert Wilson)
(movie, 1943)
···The Adventures of Tartu
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Captain Terence Stevenson, aka Jan Tartu)
(movie, 1942)
···The Young Mr. Pitt
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Actor (as William Pitt · The Earl of Chatham)
(movie, 1939)
···Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mr. Chips)
(movie, 1938)
···The Citadel
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Andrew)
(movie, 1937)
···Knight Without Armour
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ainsley J. Fothergill aka Peter Ouronov)
(movie, 1935)
···The 39 Steps
Genre: Action, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Richard Hannay)
(movie, 1935)
···The Ghost Goes West
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Role: Actor (as Murdoch Glourie · Donald Glourie)
(movie, 1934)
···The Count of Monte Cristo
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Edmond Dantes)