Eille Norwood

Eille Norwood (11 October 1861 - 24 December 1948) was a British actor who spent most of his screen career playing Sherlock Holmes. He was born Anthony Edward Brett in York, England. He apparently took his stage name from his lady friend Eileen and the town of Norwood. From 1920 to 1923 he played Holmes in forty seven silent films (45 shorts and 2 features) directed by Maurice Elvey and George Ridgwell. Hubert Willis played Watson in nearly all these films. For the final Holmes film, however, Hu ... more on Wikipedia

Eille Norwood Filmography

movie 1923 His Last Bow as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 Silver Blaze as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Blue Carbuncle as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Cardboard Box as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Crooked Man as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Engineer's Thumb as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Final Problem as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Gloria Scott as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Missing Three Quarter as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Mystery of the Dancing Men as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Mystery of Thor Bridge as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Sign of Four as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Speckled Band as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Stone of Mazarin as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1923 The Three Students as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 Black Peter as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 Charles Augustus Milverton as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Abbey Grange as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Boscombe Valley Mystery as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Bruce Partington Plans as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Crimson Circle
movie 1922 The Golden Pince-Nez as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Greek Interpreter as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Musgrave Ritual as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Naval Treaty as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Norwood Builder as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Recoil as Francis
movie 1922 The Red Circle as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Reigate Squires as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Second Stain as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Six Napoleons as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1922 The Stockbroker's Clerk as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 A Case of Identity as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 A Gentleman of France as Gaston de Marsac
movie 1921 A Scandal in Bohemia as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 Gwyneth of the Welsh Hills as Lord Pryse
movie 1921 The Beryl Coronet as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Copper Beeches as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Devil's Foot as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Dying Detective as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Empty House as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Hound of the Baskervilles as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Man with the Twisted Lip as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Noble Bachelor as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Priory School as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Red-Haired League as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Resident Patient as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Solitary Cyclist as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Tiger of San Pedro as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1921 The Yellow Face as Sherlock Holmes
movie 1920 The Hundredth Chance as Dr. Jonathon Capper
movie 1920 The Tavern Knight as The Tavern Knight
movie 1916 Temptation's Hour
movie 1916 The Charlatan as Dr. O'Kama
movie 1911 Princess Clementina as James Stuart

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Nellie St. Clair asks Holmes to find her missing husband Neville, last seen in an opium den. One of a series - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - produced b...


Eille Norwood appears as Sherlock Holmes in this episode from the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Series (1921)


"A Rapid "Make-up" study of Mr Eille Norwood in The Return of Sherlock Holmes at the Princes Theatre London." C/U of the actor smoking a pipe in an elaborate ...


Director: Maurice Elvey Stars: Eille Norwood, Hubert Willis, Harvey Braban.