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Edgar Lewis (I) (1869–1938)

Edgar Lewis began his career as a stage actor and entered the film industry in 1911 as an actor, making his directorial debut two years later. Specializing in action-adventure films and westerns, he directed dozens of pictures between 1913 and 1930, when he left directing and returned to his first love, acting. Most of his films during the sound ... See full bio »

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The Plunderer Director
Samson Director
A Gilded Fool Director


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 1929 Unmasked
 1928 Stormy Waters
 1928 Put 'Em Up
 1925 Red Love
 1921 The Sage Hen
 1920 Lahoma
 1920 Sherry
 1919 Calibre 38
 1917 The Barrier
 1916 The Toilers
 1916 The Bondman
 1915 The Plunderer
 1915 The Governor
 1915 A Gilded Fool
 1915 Samson
 1914 The Thief
 1914 Captain Swift
 1914 The Faith of Her Father (Short) (as Edward Lewis)
 1913 Targets of Fate (Short)
 1913 The Clown's Daughter (Short)
 1913 The Smuggler's Sister (Short)
 1913 Wallingford's Wallet (Short)
 1913 His Uncle's Heir (Short)
 1913 Early Oklahoma (Short)
 1913 After the Massacre (Short)
 1913 The Sheriff (Short)
 1913/I Hiawatha (Short) (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Louise Kellar | Edward Lewis


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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