Tristram Coffin

Aug 13, 1909


The namesake nephew of American journalist Tris Coffin, actor Tristram Coffin set his stage career in motion at age 14. By 1939, the tall, silver-mustached Coffin was well on his way to becoming one of the screen's most prolific character actors. Generally cast as crooked lawyers, shifty business executives, and gang bosses in B-pictures, Coffin… More


Tristram Coffin Videos

Zebra In The Kitchen
3 minutes 44 seconds
The Crawling Hand
2 minutes 41 seconds
The Man In The Gray Flannel Suit
2 minutes 55 seconds
The Scarlet Coat
3 minutes 50 seconds

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