Leslie Fenton

Director, Actor
Leslie Fenton was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Fenton's earliest roles were in film, including "What Price Glory" (1926), "The Dragnet" (1928) and "The Showdown" (1928). He also appeared in "Woman ... Read more »
Born: 03/12/1902 in Liverpool, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (29)

Boys Town 1937 (Movie)

Dan Farrow (Actor)

Guilty Generation 1930 (Movie)

Joe Palmero (Actor)

The Public Enemy 1930 (Movie)

Samuel 'Nails' Nathan (Actor)

Dynamite 1928 (Movie)

Young 'Vulture' (Actor)

The Office Scandal 1928 (Movie)

(Actor)

Air Mail (Movie)

Tony Dressler (Actor)

Broadway (Movie)

Scar Edwards (Actor)

East Lynne (Movie)

(Actor)

East of Java (Movie)

Wong Bo (Actor)

First Kiss (Movie)

Carol Talbot (Actor)

Fugitive Road (Movie)

Frank Riker (Actor)

Girls Gone Wild (Movie)

Boogs (Actor)

I Believe in You (Movie)

Russell Storm (Actor)

Lady Killer (Movie)

Duke (Actor)

Marie Galante (Movie)

Tanoki (Actor)

Pagan Lady (Movie)

Jerry Willis (Actor)

Star of Midnight (Movie)

Tim Winthrop (Actor)

Stolen Harmony (Movie)

Joe Harris (Actor)

Strange Wives (Movie)

Svengaart (Actor)

Take the Stand (Movie)

(Actor)

The Dragnet (Movie)

Shakespeare (Actor)

The Hatchet Man (Movie)

Harry En Hai (Actor)

The House of Secrets (Movie)

Barry Wilding (Actor)

The Man I Love (Movie)

Carlo Vesper (Actor)

The Showdown (Movie)

Kilgore Shelton (Actor)

Thunder Below (Movie)

Webb (Actor)

Thunder Mountain (Movie)

Sam Martin (Actor)

What Price Glory? (Movie)

Lt. Moore (Actor)

Woman Trap (Movie)

Eddie Evans (Actor)
Director (9)

Pardon My Past (Movie)

(Director)

Saigon (Movie)

(Director)

Streets of Laredo (Movie)

(Director)

Stronger Than Desire (Movie)

(Director)

Tell No Tales (Movie)

(Director)

The Golden Fleecing (Movie)

(Director)

The Redhead and the Cowboy (Movie)

(Director)

The Saint's Vacation (Movie)

(Director)

Whispering Smith (Movie)

(Director)
Producer (1)

Pardon My Past (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Leslie Fenton was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Fenton's earliest roles were in film, including "What Price Glory" (1926), "The Dragnet" (1928) and "The Showdown" (1928). He also appeared in "Woman Trap" (1929), the drama "Dynamite" (1929) with Conrad Nagel and "The Office Scandal" (1929). He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in "Air Mail" (1932) with Pat O'Brien, "The Hatchet Man" (1932) with Edward G Robinson and "Thunder Below" (1932). He also appeared in the John Barrymore drama "Night Flight" (1933). Toward the end of his career, Fenton directed the Virginia Bruce drama "Stronger Than Desire" (1939), the Melvyn Douglas drama "Tell No Tales" (1939) and the Lew Ayres comedy "The Golden Fleecing" (1940). In addition to his directing, Fenton also appeared on-screen in the mystery adaptation "The House of Secrets" (1936) with Sidney Blackmer and "Boys Town" (1938) with Spencer Tracy. Fenton more recently directed the spy picture "The Redhead and the Cowboy" (1951) with Glenn Ford. Fenton was married to Ann Dvorak. Fenton passed away in March 1978 at the age of 76.

Relationships

Ann Dvorak

Wife
married 1932-45

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