Leon Ames

Jan 20, 1902

Bio: Hollywood's favorite "dear old dad," Leon Ames began his stage career as a sleek, dreamy-eyed matinee idol in 1925. He was still billing himself under his real name, Leon Waycoff, when he entered films in 1931. His best early leading role was as the poet-hero of the stylish terror piece Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932). In 1933, Ames was one of the founding members… More


Leon Ames Videos

Peggy Sue Got Married
3 minutes 39 seconds
Tora Tora Tora
1 minutes 55 seconds
Lady In The Lake
3 minutes 29 seconds
Watch The Birdie
3 minutes 59 seconds

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