British actor who earned an Academy Award for Ideal Professional for his role as Mr. Potato chips in 1939’s Goodbye, Mr. Potato chips. He was also nominated for his function in the United kingdom film The Citadel and was ultimately given a superstar for the Hollywood Walk of Popularity. He visited college in Manchester and produced his debut being a stage professional in a creation of Julius Caesar at age group sixteen. His profession was cut brief because of his have a problem with chronic asthma. He was wedded to Ella Annesley Voysey before marrying celebrity Renee Asherson in 1953. He was directed by Sam Timber in Goodbye, Mr. Potato chips.