Karl Dane

Hotdog salesman, Mechanic, Carpenter
Tall, gawky comic who also excelled in serious roles. His career ended with talkies due to his Danish accent; broke, he committed suicide in 1934.
Born: 10/11/1886 in Denmark

Filmography

other (7)

Billy the Kid 1929 (Movie)

Swenson (Actor)

The Big House 1929 (Movie)

(Actor)

Show People 1927 (Movie)

(Actor)

Slide, Kelly, Slide 1926 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Scarlet Letter 1925 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Son of the Sheik 1925 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Big Parade 1924 (Movie)

(Actor)

Biography

Tall, gawky comic who also excelled in serious roles. His career ended with talkies due to his Danish accent; broke, he committed suicide in 1934.

Milestones

1918

Hollywood film acting debut

1900

First stage role at his father's Copenhagen theater

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