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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 All the King's Horses (1935). He was married to Cleo Willard Brisson. He died on September 26, 1958 in Copenhagen. See full bio »

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Known For

The Ring 'One-Round' Jack Sander
The Manxman Pete Quilliam
All the King's Horses King Rudolf XIV / Carlo Rocco


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 1935 Ship Cafe
Chris Anderson
 1935 All the King's Horses
King Rudolf XIV / Carlo Rocco
 1934 Murder at the Vanities
Eric Lander
 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
 1929 The Manxman
Pete Quilliam
 1927/I The Ring
'One-Round' Jack Sander
 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' - uncredited)
 1934 Murder at the Vanities (performer: "Ebony Rhapsody", "Cocktails For Two", "Live and Love Tonight" - uncredited)
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 1952 The Kate Smith Evening Hour (TV Series)
- Episode dated 14 May 1952 (1952) ... Self
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Oscar Straus, Julius Brammer, and Alfred Gruenwald's musical, "Cleopatra," at the Daly's Theatre in London, England with Evelyn Laye, Alex Fraser, Jay Laurier, Neta Underwood, John E. Coyle, Ninon Zaria, Shayle Gardner, and Tilly Brisson in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 6 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Carl Villard


6' 1" (1.85 m)


Cleo Willard Brisson  (his death)

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

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