Stewart Granger

Stewart Granger

Highest Rated: 100% Bhowani Junction (1956)

Lowest Rated: 50% Sodom and Gomorrah (1963)

Birthday: May 6, 1913

Birthplace: Not Available

British actor Stewart Granger, born James Stewart, studied acting at the Webber-Douglas School of Dramatic Art and began getting work as an extra in British films in 1933. In the late '30s he adopted his professional name to avoid confusion with recent star James Stewart. He worked with various stage companies before getting his first lead role onscreen in So This Is London (1939). In the '40s Granger was one of British films' two top romantic leading men (along with James Mason) and a steady box-office draw, attracting the interest of Hollywood. He signed with MGM in 1950, and for the next seven years played a variety of virile "he-man" types such as romantic swashbucklers and white hunters. After becoming a U.S. citizen in 1956, Granger began free-lancing, appearing again in British films as well as in international productions in the following decade. He began accepting starring roles on TV in the early '70s. From 1950-60 Stewart Granger was married to actress Jean Simmons, the second of his three wives.

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet Flaming Frontiers Actor 2004
No Score Yet Golden Gong: The Story of Rank Films--British Cinema's Legendary Studio Actor 2004
No Score Yet Fine Gold Don Miguel 1989
No Score Yet A Hazard of Hearts Old Vulcan 1987
No Score Yet Hell Hunters Dr. Martin Hoffman 1986
63% The Wild Geese Sir Edward Matherson 1978
No Score Yet Last Safari Miles Gilchrist 1967
No Score Yet Red Dragon Actor 1967
No Score Yet Target for Killing Actor 1966
No Score Yet The Oil Prince (Der Ölprinz) Actor 1965
No Score Yet Old Surehand Actor 1965
No Score Yet Amongst Vultures (Unter Geiern) Old Shurehand 1964
No Score Yet Frontier Hellcat Actor 1964
No Score Yet The Secret Invasion Maj. Richard Mace 1964
50% Sodom and Gomorrah Lot 1963
No Score Yet Commando Captain Le Blanc 1962
No Score Yet Swordsman Of Siena (La congiura dei dieci) Actor 1962
No Score Yet The Secret Partner John Brent aka John Wilson 1961
50% North to Alaska George Pratt 1960
No Score Yet The Little Hut Sir Philip Ashlow 1957
No Score Yet Gun Glory Tom Early 1957
88% Last Hunt Sandy McKenzie 1956
100% Bhowani Junction Col. Rodney Savage 1956
No Score Yet Footsteps in the Fog Stephen Lowry 1955
69% Moonfleet Jeremy Fox 1955
No Score Yet Green Fire Rian X. Mitchell 1954
No Score Yet Beau Brummell Capt. George Brummel 1954
No Score Yet All the Brothers Were Valiant Mark Shore 1953
No Score Yet Young Bess Thomas Seymour 1953
No Score Yet Salome Commander Claudius 1953
No Score Yet The Prisoner of Zenda Rudolf Rassendyll / King Rudolf V 1952
No Score Yet Scaramouche Andre Moreau/Scaramouche 1952
No Score Yet The Wild North Jules Vincent 1952
No Score Yet The Light Touch Sam Conride 1951
No Score Yet Soldiers Three Pvt. Archibald Ackroyd 1951
92% King Solomon's Mines Allan Quatermain 1950
No Score Yet Adam and Evelyne (Adam and Evalyn) Adam Black 1949
No Score Yet Caravan Richard Darrell 1949
No Score Yet Woman Hater Lord Terence Datchett 1949
No Score Yet Blanche Fury Philip Thorn 1948
No Score Yet Saraband for Dead Lovers Count Philip Koenigsmark 1948
No Score Yet Captain Boycott Hugh Davin 1947
No Score Yet The Magic Bow Nicolo Paganini 1947
No Score Yet Caesar and Cleopatra Apollodorus 1945
No Score Yet The Man in Grey Peter Rokeby 1945
No Score Yet Fanny by Gaslight (Man of Evil) Harry Somerford 1945
No Score Yet Waterloo Road Ted Purvis 1945
No Score Yet Madonna of the Seven Moons Nino 1945
No Score Yet Love Story Kit Firth 1944
No Score Yet Thursday's Child David Penley 1943
No Score Yet Lamp Still Burns Laurence Rains 1943
No Score Yet Secret Mission Sub-Lt. Jackson 1942
No Score Yet Convoy Sutton 1940


No Score Yet Murder, She Wrote
Sir John Landry 1985


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