Rex Ingram

Jan 15, 1892

Bio: The African-American actor Rex Ingram -- not to be confused with the Irish-born director of the same name from the silent era -- was, for a time, the most prominent black dramatic performer in Hollywood and second only to Paul Robeson in recognition among all black actors. And like Robeson, Ingram also had a difficult time finding enough serious roles to keep… More


Rex Ingram Videos

Your Cheatin' Heart
2 minutes 30 seconds
Elmer Gantry
3 minutes 17 seconds
Anna Lucasta: My Finer Qualities
1 minutes 13 seconds
God's Little Acre
1 minutes 27 seconds

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