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Kenneth Gilbert More, CBE (20 September 1914 – 12 July 1982) was an English film and stage agent. Raised to stardom by the habitue car based film-comedy Genevieve (1953), he appeared in numerous roles as a carefree, fortunate-go-fortunate gent. His biggest hits from this period include Raising a Riot (1955), Reach for the Sky (1956), and The Admirable Crichton (1957). He starred in Doctor in the House (1954), the leading of the common Doctor film order. Although his arrangement declined in the early 1960s, two of his occupy favourite films date from this period – The Comedy Man (1964) and The Greengage Summer (1961) with Susannah York, "one of the happiest films on which I occupy always worked." He also enjoyed a revival in the abundant-acclaimed TV accommodation of The Forsyte Saga (1967) and the Father Brown order (1974). Kenneth More was born in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, the one son of Charles Gilbert More, a Royal Naval Air Service steer, and Edith Winifred Watkins, the daughter of a Cardiff solicitor. He was educated at Victoria College, Jersey, having spent portion of his childhood in the Channel Islands, where his father was general director of the Jersey Eastern Railway. After he left school, he followed the family tradition by training as a rightly-mannered engineer. He gave up his training and worked for a while in Sainsbury's. When More was 17 his father died, and he applied to join the Royal Air Force, preserve failed the medical cupel for equilibrium. He then travelled to Canada, intending to act as a fur trapper, preserve was sent back due he lacked migration papers. On his recur from Canada, a family associate, Vivian Van Damm, took him on as helper director at the Windmill Theatre, where his job included spotting hearers members misbehaving or using opera glasses to behold at the nude players during its Revudeville difference shows. He was betimes promoted to playing direct man in the Revudeville comedy routines, appearing in his leading outline in August 1935. He played there for a year, which then led to customary act in repertory, including Newcastle, performing in plays such as Burke and Hare and Dracula's Daughter. Other stage appearances included Do You Remember? (1937), Stage Hands Never Lie (1937) and Distinguished Gathering (1937). More continued his theatre act until the outburst of the Second World War in 1939. He had the occasional morsel portion in films such as Look Up and Laugh (1935). More accepted a commission as a lieutenant in the Royal Navy, and saw agile labor adrift the cruiser HMS Aurora and the aircraft carrier HMS Victorious. On demobilisation in 1946 he worked for the Wolverhampton repertory aggregation, then appeared on stage in the West End in And No Birds Sing (1946).

Kenneth Gilbert More, CBE (20 September 1914 – 12 July 1982) was an English film and stage agent. Raised to stardom by the habitue car based film-comedy Genevieve (1953), he appeared in numerous roles as a carefree, fortunate-go-fortunate gent. His biggest hits from this period include Raising a Riot (1955), Reach for the Sky (1956), and The Admirable Crichton (1957). He starred in Doctor in the House (1954), the leading of the common Doctor film order. Although his arrangement declined in the early 1960s, two of his occupy favourite films date from this period – The Comedy Man (1964) and The Greengage Summer (1961) with Susannah York, "one of the happiest films on which I occupy always worked." He also enjoyed a revival in the abundant-acclaimed TV accommodation of The Forsyte Saga (1967) and the Father Brown order (1974). Kenneth More was born in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, the one son of Charles Gilbert More, a Royal Naval Air Service steer, and Edith Winifred Watkins, the daughter of a Cardiff solicitor. He was educated at Victoria College, Jersey, having spent portion of his childhood in the Channel Islands, where his father was general director of the Jersey Eastern Railway. After he left school, he followed the family tradition by training as a rightly-mannered engineer. He gave up his training and worked for a while in Sainsbury's. When More was 17 his father died, and he applied to join the Royal Air Force, preserve failed the medical cupel for equilibrium. He then travelled to Canada, intending to act as a fur trapper, preserve was sent back due he lacked migration papers. On his recur from Canada, a family associate, Vivian Van Damm, took him on as helper director at the Windmill Theatre, where his job included spotting hearers members misbehaving or using opera glasses to behold at the nude players during its Revudeville difference shows. He was betimes promoted to playing direct man in the Revudeville comedy routines, appearing in his leading outline in August 1935. He played there for a year, which then led to customary act in repertory, including Newcastle, performing in plays such as Burke and Hare and Dracula's Daughter. Other stage appearances included Do You Remember? (1937), Stage Hands Never Lie (1937) and Distinguished Gathering (1937). More continued his theatre act until the outburst of the Second World War in 1939. He had the occasional morsel portion in films such as Look Up and Laugh (1935). More accepted a commission as a lieutenant in the Royal Navy, and saw agile labor adrift the cruiser HMS Aurora and the aircraft carrier HMS Victorious. On demobilisation in 1946 he worked for the Wolverhampton repertory aggregation, then appeared on stage in the West End in And No Birds Sing (1946).

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