Lionel Barrymore

Born in April 28th, 1878

From Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Lionel Barrymore Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Lionel Barrymore (born Lionel Herbert Blythe; April 28, 1878 – November 15, 1954) was an American actor of stage, screen and radio as well as a film director. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in A Free Soul (1931), and remains best known to modern audiences for the role of villainous Mr.

Potter in Frank Capra's 1946 film It's a Wonderful Life. He is also particularly remembered as Ebenezer Scrooge in annual broadcasts of A Christmas Carol during his last two decades. He is also known for playing Dr. Leonard Gillespie in MGM's nine Dr. Kildare films, a role he reprised in a further six films focussing solely on Gillespie and in a radio series entitled The Story of Dr.

Kildare. He was a member of the theatrical Barrymore family.

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Lionel Barrymore Filmography

And the Oscar Goes To... Poster
February 1, 2014
That's Entertainment! Poster
June 21, 1974
Malaya Poster
December 27, 1949
Key Largo Poster
July 31, 1948
Duel in the Sun Poster
December 31, 1946
It's a Wonderful Life Poster
January 7, 1947