No photo available. Represent Eugene Wiley Presbrey? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 2,637,088 this week

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 »

IMDb Picks: September

We're both excited and terrified for the return of Pennywise in Stephen King's It. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about this month.

Visit IMDb Picks

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Eugene Wiley Presbrey's work have you seen?

Known For

Raffles Writer
Raffles Writer


Hide Hide Show Show Writer (8 credits)
 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")

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Personal. Written by Eugene Wiley Presbrey. Bijou Theatre: 3 Sep 1907- Oct 1907 (closing date unknown/38 performances). Cast: Marion Abbott, Mary Alden, Louise Allen, Herbert Ayling, William Collier Sr., Louise Compton, Nannette Comstock, Cathryn Cooper, Brandon Hurst, Wallace McCutcheon Jr., George Nash, Laura Palmer, Jane ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Eugene Presbrey

Did You Know?


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

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page