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Edwin August (1883–1964)

Edwin August was born on November 20, 1883 in Saint Louis, Missouri, USA as Edwin August Philip Von der Butz. He was an actor and director, known for The Taint of an Alien (1914), The Two Gun Man (1914) and The Folly of It All (1913). He died on March 4, 1964 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1947 The Exile
Burger (uncredited)
 1943 Mr. Lucky
Blood Bank Donor (uncredited)
 1942 Over My Dead Body
Bailiff
 1942 The Magnificent Ambersons
Citizen (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Senator (uncredited)
 1938 The Rage of Paris
Receptionist (uncredited)
 1938 Safety in Numbers
Customer
 1937 Marked Woman
Juror (uncredited)
 1936 Come and Get It
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
 1935 Orchids to You
Flower Shop Employee (uncredited)
 1930 Romance of the West
Chuck Anderson
 1929 Side Street
Henchman Mac (uncredited)
 1925 Scandal Street
Howard Manning
 1922 The Blonde Vampire
Martin Kent
 1921 The Idol of the North
Martin Bates
 1918 The City of Tears
Tony Bonchi
 1918 The Mortgaged Wife
Darrell Courtney
 1918 A Broadway Scandal
David Kendall
 1918 The Lion's Claws
Roger Hammond
 1917 The Missing Wallet (Short)
 1916 The Social Highwayman
John Jaffray / Curtis Jaffray
 1916 The Yellow Passport
Adolph Rosenheimer
 1915 Evidence
Curley Lushington
 1915/I The Bomb Throwers (Short)
Tony
 1915 His Wife's Past (Short)
 1915 Canned Curiosity (Short)
 1915 The Law of Nature (Short)
 1915 When It Strikes Home
Richard Hartley
 1914 A Strange Adventure (Short)
The Millionaire Detective
 1914 A Double Haul (Short)
The Millionaire Detective
 1914 The Great Secret (Short)
 1914/II The Awakening (Short)
Herbert Randolph
 1914 The Two Gun Man (Short)
Edwin
 1914 Old California (Short)
Captain Hernandez / Vasco - the Captain's Son (dual role)
 1914 The Primitive Man (Short)
 1914 The Taint of an Alien (Short)
Dr. Arnold
 1914 Pitfalls (Short)
Clark Sanderson
 1914 The Romance of an Actor (Short)
Lloyd Meredith
 1914 Hands Invisible (Short)
The District Attorney
 1914 The Faith of Two (Short)
Terio
 1914 Hand That Rules the World (Short)
Edwin - the Husband
 1914 Silent Trails (Short)
Jim Faulkner - the Cowboy
 1914 My Mother's Irish Shawls (Short)
Terry
 1914 Withered Hands (Short)
Edwin
 1914 Into the Lion's Pit (Short)
Marius
 1914 A Coincidental Bridegroom (Short)
Edwin
 1914 The Poolroom (Short)
The Dope Fiend
 1914 Waifs (Short)
The Schoolteacher
 1914 Trust Begets Trust (Short)
Marx
 1914 Them Ol' Letters (Short)
 1914 An Evil of the Slums (Short)
 1913 The Unhappy Pair (Short)
Edwin - the Husband
 1913 His Own Blood (Short)
David Harding, Millionaire Manufacturer
 1913 A Seaside Samaritan (Short)
The Seaside Samaritan
 1913/I A Stolen Identity (Short)
Robert Ganton / Marx (dual role)
 1913 The Detective's Stratagem (Short)
The Bank President (unconfirmed)
 1913 The Lesson the Children Taught (Short)
The Husband
 1913 A Man in the World of Men (Short)
Edwin & David - Twin Brothers (dual role)
 1913 Through Barriers of Fire (Short)
The Confederate Soldier
 1913 The Pilgrim -- Messenger of Love (Short)
The Pilgrim
 1913 The Blood Red Tape of Charity (Short)
William Weldon
 1913 In the Cycle of Life (Short)
Edwin
 1913 His Lordship Billy Smoke (Short)
Billy Smoke, a Cowboy
 1913 The Folly of It All (Short)
The Rev. Edwin August
 1913 The Heart of a Heathen (Short)
Old Woo Chung
 1913 Fate and Three (Short)
Henry - the Castaway
 1913 The Courage of the Commonplace (Short)
Julia's Sweetheart - a Farm Worker
 1913/I The Spell (Short)
John Walthol - the Young Doctor
 1913 The Actor (Short)
Lloyd Warrington
 1913 His Weakness Conquered (Short)
Jack Hamilton
 1913 The Violet Bride (Short)
David Armstrong - the Bridegroom
 1913 The Sea Maiden (Short)
Edmond Vance
 1913 The End of the Quest (Short)
Pietro
 1913 Bachelor Bill's Birthday Present (Short)
Bachelor Bill
 1913 The Calling of Louis Mona (Short)
Louis Mona
 1913/I The Curse (Short)
Duro Willoughby
 1913 In a Roman Garden (Short)
Marius - the Roman
 1913 The Law of Compensation (Short)
Marx - The Gentleman Thief
 1913 Two Sides to the Story (Short)
The Barber
 1913 His Ideal of Power (Short)
Martin Steel
 1913/I Their Mutual Friend (Short)
David Rush
 1913 The Rugged Coast (Short)
Dave
 1913 On Burning Sands (Short)
Smiling Joe
 1913 The Tramp Reporter (Short)
Glenn - the Tramp Reporter
 1913 Wheels of Fate (Short)
 1912 A Mother's Strategy (Short)
Guy Reeves
 1912 Toys of Destiny (Short)
David Baldwin
 1912 The Mountebank's Daughter (Short)
Herbert Strickland - the Minister
 1912 When Love Leads (Short)
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed)
 1912 The Crooked Path (Short)
Will Kimball - The Young Clergyman
 1912 Twixt Love and Ambition (Short)
John Sterne
 1912 Satin and Gingham (Short)
Tom - a Young Clergyman
 1912 The Good for Nothing (Short)
Dick Evans - the Good for Nothing
 1912 At the Rainbow's End (Short)
John Lee
 1912/II The Players (Short)
The Young Actor
 1912 His Life (Short)
 1912 The Burglar and the Rose (Short)
Tom Duncan, the Burglar
 1912 A Child's Remorse (Short)
The Child's Father
 1912/I Dora (Short)
William
 1912 His Madonna (Short)
Edwin Gordon
 1912 The Sands of Dee (Short)
The Artist
 1912 The School Teacher and the Waif (Short)
The School Teacher
 1912 Lena and the Geese (Short)
Len'a Father
 1912 A Beast at Bay (Short)
The Young Woman's Ideal
 1912 When Kings Were the Law (Short)
The King's Cousin
 1912 His Lesson (Short)
Bob, the Husband (uncredited)
 1912 When the Fire-Bells Rang (Short)
In Audience
 1912 The Old Actor (Short)
The Old Actor's Daughter's Sweetheart
 1912 The Lesser Evil (Short)
The Young Woman's Sweetheart
 1912 One Is Business, the Other Crime (Short)
Rich Husband
 1912 Fate's Interception (Short)
An American
 1912 Oh, Those Eyes (Short)
An Admirer
 1912 Those Hicksville Boys (Short)
Picknicker
 1912 Her Uncle John (Short)
Uncle John (unconfirmed)
 1912 The Girl and Her Trust (Short)
Younger Tramp
 1912 Under Burning Skies (Short)
On Street
 1912 A Blot on the 'Scutcheon (Short)
Henry, Earl Mertoun
 1912 The Old Bookkeeper (Short)
The Old Bookkeeper's Employer
 1912 The Eternal Mother (Short)
John, the Husband
 1912 A Tale of the Wilderness (Short)
The Outlaw's Younger Brother
 1911 The Voice of the Child (Short)
The Husband
 1911 The Failure (Short)
The Woman's Sweetheart
 1911 Through Darkened Vales (Short)
 1911 The Trail of Books (Short)
The Husband
 1911 The Battle (Short)
A Union Officer (uncredited)
 1911 The Long Road (Short)
At Party
 1911 Italian Blood (Short)
 1911 The Making of a Man (Short)
Young Woman's Family (unconfirmed) (unconfirmed)
 1911 Her Awakening (Short)
 1911 The Revenue Man and the Girl (Short)
The Revenue Man
 1911 The Squaw's Love (Short)
Indian (uncredited)
 1911 The Stuff Heroes Are Made Of (Short)
The Young Author
 1911 The Rose of Kentucky (Short)
 1911 The Ruling Passion (Short)
 1911 Out from the Shadow (Short)
Mr. Vane
 1911 A Country Cupid (Short)
Jack
 1911 The Smile of a Child (Short)
 1911 Madame Rex (Short)
 1911 Conscience (Short)
Howard Raymond
 1911 His Daughter (Short)
William Whittier
 1911 A Wreath of Orange Blossoms (Short)
The Husband
 1911 Fate's Turning (Short)
At Wedding
 1910 Winning Back His Love (Short)
A Friend
 1910 White Roses (Short)
 1910 The Golden Supper (Short)
Prince Julian
 1910 Happy Jack, a Hero (Short)
The Daughter's Suitor
 1910 A Child's Stratagem (Short)
John Walton
 1910 Into the Jaws of Death (Short)
 1910 Simple Charity (Short)
The Doctor
 1910 The Fugitive (Short)
John, Union Son
 1910 Waiter No. 5 (Short)
In Restaurant
 1910 The Message of the Violin (Short)
At Reception
 1910 The Big Scoop (Short)
Jim Connors - the Reporter
 1910 Muggsy Becomes a Hero (Short)
 1910 Love and the Law (Short)
 1910 With Bridges Burned (Short)
The Husband
 1910 The Stars and Stripes (Short)
 1910 The Little Fiddler (Short)
 1910 A Child's Impulse (Short)
 1909 Getting Even (Short)
 1909 The Renunciation (Short)
 1909 The Cardinal's Conspiracy (Short)
 1909 The Son's Return (Short)
 1909 The Lure of the Gown (Short)
 1909 The Welcome Burglar (Short)
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