My Old Duchess
My Old Duchess is a 1934 British comedy film directed by Lupino Lane and starring George Lacy, Betty Ann Davies and Dennis Hoey. The film was made at Elstree Studios. It was based on an original sketch by Fred Karno. The screenplay concerns a stage manager who disguises himself as a duchess.
|My Old Duchess|
|Directed by||Lupino Lane|
|Produced by||Walter C. Mycroft|
|Written by||Fred Karno (sketch) |
|Starring||George Lacy |
Betty Ann Davies
|Distributed by||Pathé Pictures|
|11 June 1934|
In an effort to impress a film producer, a stage manager disguises himself as a duchess.
- Wood p.78
- Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
- Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.