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Leslie Stephenson Hiscott Net Worth

Leslie Stephenson Hiscott Net Worth is
$900,000

Leslie Stephenson Hiscott Biography

Leslie S. Hiscott (sometimes known as Leslie Hiscott; 25 July 1894 – 3 May 1968) was a British film director and screenwriter who made over sixty films between 1925 and 1956. He was born in London in 1894. In 1931 he directed Alibi, the first ever depiction of Hercule Poirot, Agatha Christie's famous detective, with Austin Trevor in the lead role. He directed a follow-up, Black Coffee, also starring Trevor, the same year.During the 1930s he became best known for his mystery films, also working on portrayals of Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes and A. E. W. Mason's Inspector Hanaud. He worked extensively at Twickenham Film Studios in west London where he was a co-founder.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthJuly 25, 1894
Died1964-01-01
Place Of BirthWest Kensington, London, England
ProfessionDirector, Writer
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=20454420
Star SignLeo


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Cambridge-educated British writer-director of second features and 'quota quickies', in films from 1919. Was co-founder of Twickenham Film Studios. Married producer Elizabeth Hiscott in 1936.


Filmography

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tons of Trouble1956
The Time of His Life1955
Welcome, Mr. Washington1944
The Butler's Dilemma1943
Sabotage at Sea1942
Lady from Lisbon1942
The Seventh Survivor1942
Tilly of Bloomsbury1940
Fine Feathers1937as Leslie Hiscott
Millions1937as Leslie Hiscott
Ship's Concert1937Short
The Interrupted Honeymoon1936
Fame1936
A Fire Has Been Arranged1935
Murder on the Set1935
Department Store1935
Inside the Room1935
Three Witnesses1935
Annie, Leave the Room!1935
The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes1935
She Shall Have Music1935
The Big Splash1935
Crazy People1934
Gay Love1934
Passing Shadows1934
Keep It Quiet1934
The Man I Want1934
Flat Number Three1934
I'll Stick to You1933
Out of the Past1933
The Stolen Necklace1933
Marooned1933
Strike It Rich1933
His Grace Gives Notice1933
Great Stuff1933
The Stickpin1933Short
Cleaning Up1933
That's My Wife1933
The Melody-Maker1933
Yes, Madam1933
The Iron Stair1933
A Safe Proposition1932
A Tight Corner1932
The Face at the Window1932
When London Sleeps1932
Double Dealing1932
Once Bitten1932
The Crooked Lady1932
Murder at Covent Garden1932
Sherlock Holmes and the Missing Rembrandt1932
Black Coffee1931
Night in Montmartre1931
Alibi1931
Brown Sugar1931
Sherlock Holmes' Fatal Hour1931
Call of the Sea1930
Mystery at the Villa Rose1930
The House of the Arrow1930
The Feather1929
Ringing the Changes1929
S.O.S.1928
The Passing of Mr. Quin1928
The Marriage Business1927
A Fowl Proceeding1925Short
A Friend of Cupid1925Short
Billets1925Short
Cats1925Short
Raising the Wind1925Short
Spots1925Short

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tons of Trouble1956
The Time of His Life1955screenplay / story
Sherlock Holmes' Fatal Hour1931uncredited
The Feather1929screenplay
To What Red Hell1929screenplay
Ringing the Changes1929
The Passing of Mr. Quin1928writer
The Marriage Business1927
Squibs' Honeymoon1923writer
Squibs M.P.1923writer

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IMDB Wikipedia
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