Harry Semels

Nov 20, 1887


In films from 1918, dark, mustachioed Harry Semels was a reliable serial villain for Pathe and other studios. Semels spent the 1920s menacing the heroes and heroines of such chapter plays as Hurricane Hutch, Pirate Gold, Plunder, and Play Ball; he even found time to spoof his screen image in the serial parody Bound and Gagged (1919). Active in talkies… More


Harry Semels Videos

Foreign Correspondent
2 minutes 31 seconds
2 minutes 27 seconds
You Can't Take It With You
2 minutes 54 seconds
Honky Tonk
30 seconds
San Antonio
2 minutes 2 seconds

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