Richard Barthelmess

May 9, 1895


Richard Barthelmess endeavored to follow the family tradition established by his actress mother Carolyn Harris, appearing in amateur theatricals while attending Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. In 1916, the 21-year-old Barthelmess was invited to appear in films by a family friend, actress Alla Nazimova. His first film was the silent serial… More


Richard Barthelmess Videos

Broken Blossoms
2 minutes 38 seconds
Alias The Doctor
2 minutes 16 seconds
Son Of The Gods
3 minutes 48 seconds
Weary River
3 minutes 54 seconds
Only Angels Have Wings
3 minutes 46 seconds

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