George K. Arthur
|Born||27 January 1899|
|Died||30 May 1985 (aged 86)|
New York City, US
George K. Arthur (27 January 1899 – 30 May 1985) was an English actor and producer. He appeared in more than 50 films between 1919 and 1935. After retiring as an actor, he became a producer and distributor of short films. He won an Academy Award for Best Short Film in 1956 for the film The Bespoke Overcoat.
He was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, and died in New York City. Some of his early success was in the late 1920s when partnered with Karl Dane as part of a comedic duo called 'Dane & Arthur'.