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J. Edward Bromberg (1903–1951)

J. Edward Bromberg was a founding member of the legendary Group Theatre. His appearance being rather short and stocky, Bromberg from the start was known as a character actor who was very respected by his peers. He was primarily a stage actor but in the mid-thirties made his way into film where he further enhanced his reputation as a diverse ... See full bio »


(age 47) in London, England, UK

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 1950 Guilty Bystander
 1950 Come Out Fighting (TV Movie)
Honest John McCorkindale
 1949 I Shot Jesse James
 1949 Your Show Time (TV Series)
- The Mummy's Foot (1949)
 1948 A Song Is Born
Dr. Elfini
 1948 Arch of Triumph
Hotel Manager at the Verdun
 1947 Queen of the Amazons
 1946 Cloak and Dagger
 1946 The Walls Came Tumbling Down
Ernst Helms
 1946 Tangier
Alec Rocco
 1945 Easy to Look at
 1945 Salome Where She Danced
Prof. Max
 1944 Voice in the Wind
Dr. Hoffman
 1944 Chip Off the Old Block
Blaney Wright
 1943 Phantom of the Opera
 1942 Reunion in France
 1942 Life Begins at Eight-Thirty
Sid Gordon
 1942 Tennessee Johnson
 1942 Half Way to Shanghai
Maj. U. Vinpore
 1942 Invisible Agent
Karl Heiser
 1941 Pacific Blackout
 1941 Hurricane Smith
'Eggs' Bonelli
 1941 Dance Hall
Max Brandon
 1940 Strange Cargo
 1939 Hollywood Cavalcade
Dave Spingold
 1939 Three Sons
Abe Ullman
 1938 Suez
Prince Said
 1938 I'll Give a Million
 1938 Mr. Moto Takes a Chance
Rajah Ali
 1938 One Wild Night
 1938 Four Men and a Prayer
Gen. Torres
 1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Dr. Hill
 1938 Sally, Irene and Mary
 1937 Second Honeymoon
 1937 That I May Live
Tex Shapiro
 1937 Seventh Heaven
Aristide the Astrologer
 1937 Fair Warning
Matthew Jericho
 1936 Stowaway
Judge Booth
 1936 Reunion
Charles Renard
 1936 Ladies in Love
Franz Brenner
 1936 Star for a Night
Doctor Spelimeyer
 1936 The Crime of Dr. Forbes
Dr. Eric Godfrey
 1936 Sins of Man
Anton Engel
 1936 Under Two Flags
Col, Ferol
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Other Works:

The Living Corpse (1929). Tragedy. Written by Leo Tolstoy. Directed by Jacob Ben-Ami. Civic Repertory Theatre: 6 Dec 1929- Jan 1930 (closing date unknown/33 performances). Cast: Walter Beck, Jacob Ben-Ami (as "Fedya," "Feodor Vasilyetvitch Protasov"), Egon Brecher (as "Ivan Petrovitch Alexandrov"), J. Edward Bromberg (as "Ivan ... See more »

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Bromberg, a veteran character actor, fell victim to the Hollywood "blacklist" in 1950 which forced him to seek work in Britain. It is believed that the stress caused his early death. See more »

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