British actor John Longden played the hero in a number of silent films during the late '20s and into the '30s. He later became a noted character actor.
Before becoming an actor, Longden, a native of the West Indies, worked as a mining engineer.
- Blackmail (1929) — cast: Detective Frank Webber
- Juno and the Paycock (1930) — cast: Charles Bentham
- Elstree Calling (1930) — cast
- The Skin Game (1931) — cast: Charles - The Hornblowers
- Young and Innocent (1937) — cast: Det. Insp. Kent
- Jamaica Inn (1939) — cast: Captain Johnson (uncredited)
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