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John Costello (I) (1878–1946)

John Costello was born on August 27, 1878 in New York City, New York, USA as John Lawrence Costello. He was an actor, known for The Scarlet Runner (1916), Inspiration (1928) and The Princess of Park Row (1917). He died on January 29, 1946 in Los Angeles County, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Scarlet Runner Ambassador Rudovico
Inspiration Capt. Broady
The Scarlet Trail Ezra Chapman


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 1928 Inspiration
Capt. Broady
 1926 Married?
Judge Tracey
 1925 The Mad Dancer
John Arundel
 1921 The House of Mystery
John Raby
 1918 The Scarlet Trail
Ezra Chapman
 1918 My Country (Short)
 1918 The Embarrassment of Riches
William Gildersleeve
 1917 The Princess of Park Row
 1917 Blind Man's Holiday
Father Rogan
 1917 Womanhood, the Glory of the Nation
Prime Minister
 1917 Rips and Rushes (Short)
Girlie's Old Man
 1917 Big Bluffs and Bowling Balls (Short)
The Father
 1917 Jolts and Jewelry (Short)
Pa Glitters (unconfirmed)
 1916 The Scarlet Runner
Ambassador Rudovico
 1916 The Wandering Horde (Short)
 1916 The Man Behind the Curtain
Mr. Stanhope
 1916 The Shop Girl
Peter Rolls Sr
 1916 The Redemption of Dave Darcey
Mr. Benton
 1916 Susie, the Sleuth (Short)
Mr. Stockton
 1916 The Little Trespasser (Short)
Montgomery - the Uncle
 1915 The Mystery of the Empty Room (Short)
Mr. Harris - Ruth's Father
 1915 The Confession of Madame Barastoff (Short)
General Alec Barastoff
 1915 The Way of the Transgressor (Short)
Michael Haggerty
 1915 Snatched from a Burning Death (Short)
 1914 The Moonshine Maid and the Man (Short)
Job - Nancy's Father
 1914 Within an Ace (Short)
Edwin Forrester
 1914 The Love of Pierre Larosse (Short)
Dr. Coudert - Jeanne's Father
 1914 Regan's Daughter (Short)
 1914 A Double Error (Short)

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Stage Play: Schemers. Comedy. See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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