Canada Lee

Birthday
Mar 3, 1907

Bio:

Canada Lee, born Leonard Lionel Cornelius Canegate, was one of the greatest African American actors during the late '30s and '40s. Prior to beginning his distinguished acting career playing Banquo in Orson Welles' all-black Macbeth at the WPA's Federal Theater Project in Harlem in 1936, Lee had been a jockey, a violinist, an orchestra leader, and a… More

Filmography

Canada Lee Videos

Lifeboat
2 minutes 12 seconds

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