Richard Dolman

Richard Dolman (November 30, 1895 – February 3, 1978) was a British stage and film actor.[1] He worked frequently in musical theatre, appearing in Noël Coward's revue On with the Dance in 1925, and alongside Jessie Matthews in the 1927 revue One Dam Thing After Another.[1][2] He also featured in Oscar Hammerstein's 1934 musical Three Sisters.[3] Dolman appeared in nine films, often playing romantic leads in releases such as the Ealing Studios comedy Looking on the Bright Side.[4]

Richard Dolman
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Born(1895-11-30)30 November 1895
Died3 February 1978(1978-02-03) (aged 82)
Englefield Green, Surrey, United Kingdom
Other namesFrederick William Dolman
Years active1932 - 1937 (film)



  1. ^ a b "Richard Dolman | Theatricalia".
  2. ^ Green p.300
  3. ^ Hischak p.291
  4. ^ "Richard Dolman". BFI.


  • Green, Stanley. Encyclopedia of the Musical Theatre. Da Capo Press, 2009.
  • Hischak, Thomas S. The Rodgers and Hammerstein Encyclopedia. ABC-CLIO, 2007.

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