John Barrymore

Feb 15, 1882


Like his brother Lionel and his sister Ethel, American actor John Barrymore had early intentions to break away from the family theatrical tradition and become an artist, in the "demonic" style of Gustav Doré. But acting won out; thanks to his natural flair and good looks, Barrymore was a matinee idol within a few seasons after his 1903 stage debut. His… More


John Barrymore Videos

Grand Hotel
1 minutes 34 seconds
That's Entertainment, Part 2
1 minutes 18 seconds
While The City Sleeps
3 minutes 39 seconds
Yesterday And Today
1 minutes 13 seconds
High Lonesome
2 minutes 10 seconds

Born Today