Robert Beatty

Robert Beatty


Robert Beatty graduated with a B.A. from the University of Toronto and started in amateur dramatics with the Hamilton Player's Guild. For a while, he made a living as a cashier for a gas and fuel company. In order to further hone his acting skills, he made his way to London in 1936 (on the advice of Leslie Howard) to train for acting at RADA. He made his theatrical debut in "Idiot's Delight" at the Apollo, and from there obtained regular work on both stage and screen in bit parts and walk-ons, eventually making his breakthrough on radio as a broadcaster for the BBC. He was famously on hand, reporting eyewitness accounts of the London Blitz for the Overseas News Service during the war years.
  • When was
    Robert Beatty born?

    Robert Beatty was born on Tuesday, October 19, 1909

  • Where was
    Robert Beatty born?

    Robert Beatty was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  • How old was
    Robert Beatty when they died?

    Robert Beatty was 83

  • When did Robert Beatty die?

    Robert Beatty died on
    Tuesday, March 3, 1992

  • How tall is Robert Beatty?

    Robert Beatty is 5'10"(1.79m)

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