Edmund Lowe (I) (1890–1971)

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Tall, athletic leading man, the son of a judge. Lowe was initially slated for the priesthood but switched career paths on several occasions, at one time studying law, then teaching English and elocution. The latter led to his involvement in the acting profession. After briefly appearing in vaudeville, he joined the Oliver Morosco stock company in ... See full bio »

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Known For

Chandu the Magician Chandu / Frank Chandler
Hot Pepper Harry Quirt
Don't Bet on Women Roger Fallon


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 1960 Heller in Pink Tights
Manfred 'Doc' Montague
 1959 Plunderers of Painted Flats
Ned East
 1958 The Last Hurrah
Johnny Byrne (uncredited)
 1957 Maverick (TV Series)
Phineas King
- War of the Silver Kings (1957) ... Phineas King
 1957 Conflict (TV Series)
- Execution Night (1957)
 1957 The Wings of Eagles
Adm. Moffett
 1956 Around the World in 80 Days
Engineer of the 'S. S. Henrietta'
 1955 Crossroads (TV Series)
Bill O'Donnell
- A Bell for O'Donnell (1955) ... Bill O'Donnell
 1951-1952 Front Page Detective (TV Series)
David Chase / Edmund Lowe (dual role)
- Seven Seas to Danger (1952) ... David Chase
- Galahad (1952) ... David Chase
- Episode dated 27 June 1952 (1952) ... David Chase
- Troubles with Doubles (1951) ... David Chase
 1948 Good Sam
H.C. Borden
 1945 The Strange Mr. Gregory
Mr. Gregory / Lane Talbot
 1945 The Enchanted Forest
Steven Blaine
 1945 Dillinger
Specs Green
 1944 Oh, What a Night!
 1944 The Girl in the Case
William Warner
 1943 Dangerous Blondes
Ralph McCormick
 1943 Murder in Times Square
Cory Williams
 1942 Klondike Fury
Dr. John Mandre
 1942 Call Out the Marines
Harry Curtis
 1941 Flying Cadets
Captain Rockcliffe 'Lucky Rocky' Ames
 1941 Double Date
Roger Baldwin
 1940 Men Against the Sky
Dan McLean
 1940 I Love You Again
Duke Sheldon
 1940 The Crooked Road
Danny Driscoll / John Vincent / George Atwater
 1940 Honeymoon Deferred
Adam Farradene
 1940 Wolf of New York
Chris Faulkner
 1939 Our Neighbors - The Carters
Bill Hastings
 1939 The Witness Vanishes
Mark Peters
 1938 Newsboys' Home
Perry Warner
 1938 Secrets of a Nurse
John Dodge
 1938 Hollywood Handicap (Short)
Edmund Lowe
 1937 Every Day's a Holiday
Police Captain Jim McCarey
 1937 Murder on Diamond Row
 1937 Espionage
Kenneth Stevens
 1937 Under Cover of Night
Christopher Cross
 1936 Mad Holiday
Philip Trent
 1936 The Girl on the Front Page
Hank Gilman
 1936 Doomed Cargo
 1936 The Garden Murder Case
Philo Vance
 1935 The Great Impersonation
Sir Everard Dominey / Baron Leopold von Ragostein
 1935 Grand Exit
Thomas Ignatius 'Tom' Fletcher
 1935 King Solomon of Broadway
Solomon McGuire aka King Solomon
 1935 Thunder in the Night
Police Captain Karl Torok
 1935 Black Sheep
John Francis Dugan
 1935 Mister Dynamite
T.N. Thompson / Mr. Dynamite
 1935 The Great Hotel Murder
Roger Blackwood
 1935 Under Pressure
Shocker Dugan
 1935 The Best Man Wins
Toby Warren
 1934 Gift of Gab
Phillip "Gift of Gab" Gabney
 1934 No More Women
 1934 Bombay Mail
Inspector Dyke
 1933 Let's Fall in Love
 1933 Dinner at Eight
Dr. Wayne Talbot
 1933 Her Bodyguard
Casey McCarthy
 1933 I Love That Man
Brains Stanley aka Roger Winthrop
 1933 Hot Pepper
Harry Quirt
 1932 The Devil Is Driving
'Gabby' Denton
 1932 Guilty as Hell
Russell Kirk
 1932 Chandu the Magician
Chandu / Frank Chandler
 1932 Attorney for the Defense
 1932 The Misleading Lady
Jack Craigen
 1931 The Cisco Kid
Sergeant Mickey Dunn
 1931 The Spider
 1931 Transatlantic
Monty Greer
 1931 Women of All Nations
Sgt. Harry Quirt
 1931 The Stolen Jools (Short)
Sergeant Quirt
 1931 Don't Bet on Women
Roger Fallon
 1930 Men on Call
Chuck Long
 1930 May I Come In
Jim B. Murdock
 1930 Scotland Yard
Sir John Lasher / Dakin Barrolles
 1930 Good Intentions
David Cressonn
 1930 Born Reckless
Louis Beretti
 1930 The Bad One
Jerry Flanagan
 1929 This Thing Called Love
Robert Collings
 1929 The Painted Angel
 1929 Happy Days
Minstrel Show Performer
 1929 The Cock-Eyed World
Sgt. Harry Quirt
 1929 Thru Different Eyes
Harvey Manning
 1929 Making the Grade
Herbert Littell Dodsworth
 1928 In Old Arizona
Sergeant Mickey Dunn
 1928 Outcast
Geoffrey Sherwood
 1928 Happiness Ahead
Babe Stewart
 1928 Dressed to Kill
Mile-Away Barry
 1927 The Wizard
Stanley Gordon
 1927 Is Zat So?
Hap Hurley
 1927 One Increasing Purpose
Slim Paris
 1926 What Price Glory
1st Sgt. Harry Quirt
 1926 Black Paradise
 1926 Siberia
Leonid Petroff
 1926 The Palace of Pleasure
Ricardo Madons
 1925 Soul Mates
Lord Tandred
 1925 East Lynne
Archibald Carlyle
 1925 The Winding Stair
 1925 Greater Than a Crown
Tom Conway
 1925 The Kiss Barrier
Richard March
 1925 The Fool
Daniel Gilchirst
 1925 Marriage in Transit
Holden, Cyril Gordon
 1925 East of Suez
George Tevis
 1925 Ports of Call
Kirk Rainnsford
 1924 The Brass Bowl
Dan Maitland / Anisty
 1924 Barbara Frietchie
William Trumbull
 1924 Honor Among Men
Prince Kaloney
 1924 Nellie the Beautiful Cloak Model
Jack Carroll
 1923 In the Palace of the King
Don John
 1923 Wife in Name Only
Norman Arleigh
 1923 The Silent Command
Capt. Decatur
 1923 The White Flower
Bob Rutherford
 1922 A Game of Graft (Short)
Nick Carter
 1922 The Last Call (Short)
Nick Carter
 1922 The Spirit of Evil (Short)
Nick Carter
 1922 Unseen Foes (Short)
Nick Carter
 1922 Living Lies
Dixon Grant
 1922 Peacock Alley
Phil Garrison
 1921 My Lady's Latchkey
Nelson Smith
 1921 The Devil
Paul de Veaux
 1920 Someone in the House
Jim Burke
 1920 Madonnas and Men
Gordion / Gordon Turner
 1920 A Woman's Business
Johnny Lister
 1920 The Woman Gives
Robert Milton
 1919 Eyes of Youth
Peter Judson
 1918 Vive la France!
Jean Picard
 1918 The Reason Why
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed)
 1917 The Spreading Dawn
Captain Lewis Nugent
 1915 The Wild Olive
Charles Conquest
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Other Works:

(Summer 1948) He acted in Preston Sturges' play, "Strictly Dishonorable," in a Kenley Players production in Deer Lake, Pennsylvania. John Kenley was artistic director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Eddie Lowe


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