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Douglas Fairbanks Jr (1909-2000), Actor and producer

Douglas Elton Fairbanks Jr

Sitter in 38 portraits
Douglas Fairbanks Jnr was an American-born actor who made numerous stage and film appearances in Britain and the USA. Among his best-known roles are Rupert of Hentzau in the Prisoner of Zenda (1937) and the title role in Sinbad the Sailor (1947). Fairbanks settled in Britain in the early 1950s and produced television films, notably in the series Douglas Fairbanks Presents.

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1954
NPG P490(29)

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Noël Coward and Douglas Fairbanks Jr at the opening night of 'The Private Life of Henry VIII'

by George Woodbine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 24 October 1933
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The opening night of 'The Private Life of Henry VIII' (group including Douglas Fairbanks Jr and Noël Coward)

by George Woodbine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 24 October 1933
NPG x135049

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr; Gertrude Lawrence

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1934
NPG x46508

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1934
NPG x16199

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr; Gertrude Lawrence

by George Woodbine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 19 August 1934
NPG x136409

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Gertrude Lawrence; Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Edward George W. Malindine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 18 September 1934
NPG x136410

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Gertrude Lawrence; Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Edward George W. Malindine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 18 September 1934
NPG x136411

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print, 1952
NPG x30478

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1952
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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Herbert K. Nolan
bromide print, 1956
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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Herbert K. Nolan
bromide print, January 1956
NPG x24193

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, early 1960s
NPG x76798

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, early 1960s
NPG x76799

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, early 1960s
NPG x76800

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, early 1960s
NPG x76801

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1960
NPG x195017

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Trevor Leighton
bromide print, 26 May 1988
NPG x35322

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1934
NPG x29437