Louis Wolheim

Actor, Math teacher
Louis Wolheim was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Wolheim appeared in such films as the horror film "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (1920) with John Barrymore, the dramatic ... Read more »
Born: 03/28/1880 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (13)

All Quiet on the Western Front 1930 (Movie)

Stanislaus Katczinsky (Actor)

Tempest 1927 (Movie)

(Actor)

Two Arabian Knights 1926 (Movie)

Sergeant Peter McGaffney (Actor)

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 1919 (Movie)

(Actor)

Condemned (Movie)

Jacques Duval (Actor)

Danger Lights (Movie)

Dan Thorn (Actor)

Gentleman's Fate (Movie)

Frank (Actor)

Little Old New York (Movie)

The Hoboken Terror (Actor)

Orphans of the Storm (Movie)

Executioner (Actor)

The Racket (Movie)

Nick Scarsi (Actor)

The Silver Horde (Movie)

George Balt (Actor)

The Sin Ship (Movie)

Capt. McVeigh (Actor)

Wolf Song (Movie)

Gullion (Actor)
Director (1)

The Sin Ship (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

Louis Wolheim was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Wolheim appeared in such films as the horror film "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (1920) with John Barrymore, the dramatic adaptation "Orphans of the Storm" (1922) with Lillian Gish and "Sherlock Holmes" (1922). He also appeared in "Little Old New York" (1923), the historical film "America" (1924) with Neil Hamilton and the drama "Sorrell and Son" (1927) with H. B. Warner. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the twenties, appearing in "Two Arabian Knights" (1927), "Tempest" (1928) with John Barrymore and "The Awakening" (1928). He also appeared in "The Racket" (1928) and the Ronald Colman drama "Condemned" (1929). Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in "Wolf Song" (1929), "All Quiet on the Western Front" (1930) and "Danger Lights" (1930). He also appeared in "The Silver Horde" (1930) and "Gentleman's Fate" (1931). Wolheim more recently acted in "The Sin Ship" (1931). Wolheim passed away in February 1931 at the age of 51.

EDUCATION

Cornell University

Ithaca, New York

Milestones

1920

Film acting debut in "Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde"

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