Born: 28 April 1878, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 15 November 1954, Van Nuys, California, USA
Lionel Barrymore was most remembered for his acting, but he was also a writer, composer, artist and director. He was a commanding figure on screen. In later years he took parts in which could appear with walking aids or a wheelchair owing to his failing physical condition.
Mark of the Vampire (1935) as Professor Zelin
Key Largo (1948) as James Temple