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Carl Brisson (I) (1893–1958)

Carl Brisson was born on December 24, 1893 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Carl Frederik Ejnar Pedersen. He was an actor, known for The Ring (1927), The Manxman (1929) and Murder at the Vanities (1934). He was married to Cleo Willard Brisson. He died on September 26, 1958 in Copenhagen. See full bio »

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 1935 Ship Cafe
Chris Anderson
 1935 All the King's Horses
King Rudolf XIV / Carlo Rocco
 1934 Two Hearts in Waltz Time
Carl Hoffman
 1933 Prince of Arcadia
Prince Peter
 1930 Song of Soho
 1930 Knowing Men
George Vere
 1929 The American Prisoner
Lt. Stark
 1929 False Gold
Lars Holm
 1929 Chelsea Nights (Short)
The Artist
 1918 De mystiske fodspor
Erik (as Carl Villard)
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 1935 All the King's Horses (performer: "A Little White Gardenia", "Be Careful, Young Lady')
 1934 Murder at the Vanities (performer: "Ebony Rhapsody", "Cocktails For Two", "Live and Love Tonight")
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He acted in Ferenc Lehar's musical, "The Merry Widow," at the Daly's Theatre in London, England with Evelyn Laye, George Graves, Derek Oldham, Nancie Lovat, Ivy Tresmand, and Laurie Newton in the cast. See more »

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Carl Villard


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Father of producer Frederick Brisson and father-in-law of Rosalind Russell See more »

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