Theatre Royal. Image shows from L to R: Gordon Maxwell (Chesney Allen), Bob Parker (Bud Flanagan).

Theatre Royal

1943 British comedy film about a struggling theatre. Stars Bud Flanagan, Chesney Allen, Gwen Catley, Peggy Dexter, Horace Kenney and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Bud Flanagan Bob Parker
Chesney Allen Gordon Maxwell
Gwen Catley Programme Girl
Peggy Dexter Connie Webster
Horace Kenney George
Lydia Sherwood Claudia Brant
Marjorie Rhodes Agnes
Finlay Currie Clement J. Earle
Owen Reynolds Mr Harding
Maire O'Neill Mrs Cope
Charles Mortimer Mr Bowman
Ben Williams Commercial Traveller
Buddy Flanagan Page Boy
Jack Melford Soloist in 'Man About Town' Number
Johnnie Schofield Fred
Writing team
Bud Flanagan Writer
Austin Melford Writer
Geoffrey Orme Writer
Production team
John Baxter Director
John Baxter Producer
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