No photo available. Represent Charles Frohman? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 112,597 this week

Charles Frohman (1856–1915)

Many people today know the names of George M. Cohan and Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., but Charles Frohman, though lesser known, reigned supreme in the theatrical world for over a generation. From a young age Frohman's heart and soul belonged in the theatre. His lower-middle-class family moved from Sandusky, Ohio, to New York City in 1874 and he landed a ... See full bio »


(age 58) in aboard the Lusitania

IMDb Picks: October

Of course the return of "The Walking Dead" is on our radar this month. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 521 people
created 01 Jul 2014
list image
a list of 27 people
created 13 Sep 2015

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Charles Frohman's work have you seen?

Known For

The Conspiracy
The Conspiracy Miscellaneous Crew
The Morals of Marcus
The Morals of Marcus Miscellaneous Crew
Are You a Mason?
Are You a Mason? Miscellaneous Crew
The Beautiful Adventure
The Beautiful Adventure Miscellaneous Crew


Hide Hide Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
 1917 The Beautiful Adventure (presenter)
 1915 Are You a Mason? (presenter)
 1915 The Morals of Marcus (presenter)
 1914 The Conspiracy (presenter)
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (1 credit)
 1915 Zaza (producer)
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 1998 Lusitania: Murder on the Atlantic (TV Movie documentary)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Indian Summer. Written by Augustus E. Thomas. Criterion Theatre (moved to The Fulton Theatre on 10 Nov 1913 to close): 27 Oct 1913- unknown (24 performances). Cast: Carroll Barry, Donald Clayton, Amelia Gardner, Creighton Hale, Walter Hale [final Broadway role], Martha Hedman, Maud Hosford, Wright Kramer, Harry Leighton, John ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 9 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:


5' 4" (1.63 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Reported last words, as the Lusitania was sinking: "Why fear death? Death is only a beautiful adventure." See more »


Personal friend of composer Jerome Kern. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
A Leading Broadway Producer of the Progressive Era theowinthrop
Discuss Charles Frohman on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page