Edward Ellis

Nov 12, 1870


Born in Michigan, Edward Ellis made his screen debut in Chicago at the age of nine. By the time he was 17, Ellis was an accomplished enough actor to take on the role of Simon Legree in a touring company of Uncle Tom's Cabin. His film career flourished in the 1930s, when Ellis was seen in such plum roles as the elderly convict pal of Paul Muni in I Am a… More


Edward Ellis Videos

Little Miss Broadway
3 minutes 1 seconds
The Thin Man
1 minutes 35 seconds
From Headquarters
2 minutes 19 seconds

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