William Russell

Actor, Boxer
William Russell was an accomplished actor who led an impressive career, primarily on the big screen. Russell marked his early career with roles in "The Dancing Girl" (1915), "The Frame-Up" (1917) and "Hobbs in a ... Read more »
Born: 04/12/1884 in Bronx, New York, USA

Filmography

Director (6)

Best of the Badmen (Movie)

(Director)

Bride for Sale (Movie)

(Director)

Ladies' Man (Movie)

(Director)

Our Hearts Were Growing Up (Movie)

(Director)

The Green Promise (Movie)

(Director)

The Sainted Sisters (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (2)

The Dancing Girl 1914 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Biscuit Eater (Movie)

Field Judge (Actor)

Biography

William Russell was an accomplished actor who led an impressive career, primarily on the big screen. Russell marked his early career with roles in "The Dancing Girl" (1915), "The Frame-Up" (1917) and "Hobbs in a Hurry" (1918). Russell made film his next project, appearing in "The Cheater Reformed" (1921), "The Great Night" (1922) and "Anna Christie" (1923). He also appeared in "The Still Alarm" (1926) and "The Girl From Chicago" (1927). Later in his career, Russell acted in "State Street Sadie" (1928). Russell passed away in February 1929 at the age of 43.

Relationships

Albert Russell

Brother

Alfie Enoch Actor

Son

Helen Ferguson

Wife

Charles Russell

Father
taught at Fordham

Clara Russell

Mother

EDUCATION

Fordham University

Bronx, New York

Bernard McFadden Institute

studied acting

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