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Eugene Wiley Presbrey (1853–1931)

Presbrey made his stage debut at the Boston Theatre in 1874. Writer of seven "Raffles" (the amateur cracksman) films, Presbrey also wrote adapta-tions for "Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary," "The Courtship of Miles Standish" and "The Barrier." He was also a thirty-second degree Scottish Rite Mason and a member of the Mecca Temple in New York City. See full bio »

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Raffles Writer
Raffles Writer


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 1975 Raffles (TV Movie) (play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1958 Raffles (play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1930 Raffles (play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman" - uncredited)
 1925 Raffles: The Amateur Cracksman (play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1921 A Virginia Courtship (play)
 1917 Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman (play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman" - as Eugene Presbrey)
 1915 The Right of Way (play)
 1905 Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman (Short) (play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")

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Other Works:

Stage Play: The Right of Way. Written by Eugene Wiley Presbrey. Based on the novel by Sir Gilbert Parker. Scenic Design by Homer Emens and Richard Marston. Wallack's Theatre: 4 Nov 1907- Dec 1907 (closing date unknown/34 performances). Cast: E.Y. Backus, May Buckley, Frank English, Paula Gloy, Averell Harris, Kelso Henderson, J.H. Howland,... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Eugene Presbrey

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First wife, Annie Russell, was a famous operatic actress. She married Oswald Yorke in 1904.

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