Harry Lonsdale (actor)

Harry J. Lonsdale (born Henry Gittus Lonsdale) was a British born actor know for his silent film roles. He played leading parts. He also performed on stage[1][2] and married stage actress Alice Lonnon and then divorced.

The National Portrait Gallery has a photograph of him in costume as the Marquis de Corneville in Les Cloches de Corneville from 1890.[3]

Lonsdale had roles in several Colin Campbell directed films for Selig.



  1. Wearing, J. P. (November 21, 2013). "The London Stage 1890-1899: A Calendar of Productions, Performers, and Personnel". Scarecrow Press via Google Books.
  2. "The Moving Picture World". World Photographic Publishing Company. August 19, 1916 via Google Books.
  3. "Harry Lonsdale (Henry Gittus Lonsdale) - National Portrait Gallery". www.npg.org.uk.

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