Tom Ewell

Apr 29, 1909


His parents wanted him to be lawyer, but S. Yewell Tompkins decided instead to major in liberal arts at the University of Wisconsin. A professional actor from 1928, he toured in stock companies then spent several lean years in New York, during which time he changed his name to Tom Ewell. He appeared in the first of a string of Broadway flops in 1934,… More


Tom Ewell Videos

The Seven Year Itch
2 minutes 24 seconds
The Great Gatsby
4 minutes 41 seconds
Adam's Rib
3 minutes 5 seconds
Easy Money
2 minutes 18 seconds
They Only Kill Their Masters
3 minutes 43 seconds

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