BirthdayApril 26, 1897
BirthplaceEngland, UK

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Philip Tonge

    Full name: Philip Tonge
    Also known as: Philip Tonge, Tonge, Philip
    Professions: British actor
    Occupation: Actor

  2. Philip Tonge Known for

    Miracle on 34th Street (1947), Witness for the Prosecution (1957), Hans Christian Andersen (1952), Les Girls (1957)

  3. Philip Tonge Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 28th of January, 1959 (Age: 61)

  4. Philip Tonge Biography

    Philip Asheton Tonge (26 April 1897 – 28 January 1959) was an English actor. Born into a theatrical family, he was a child actor, making his stage debut at the age of five. Among the stars with whom he performed while he was a boy were Henry Irving, Herbert Beerbohm Tree, Ellen Terry and Johnston Forbes-Robertson. His colleagues as child actors included Hermione Gingold, Mary Glynne, Esmé Wynne-Tyson and Noël Coward.Tonge's adult acting career was in the US, where he and his parents settled after the First World War. He made numerous appearances in Broadway productions, including nine Coward plays. Among his films were Miracle on 34th Street, Hans Christian Andersen (1952) and Witness for the Prosecution (1957).

  5. Philip Tonge Family

    Spouse: Lyda

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