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Vernon Steele (I) (1882–1955)

Vernon Steele was born on September 18, 1882 in Santiago, Chile. He was an actor, known for Captain Blood (1935), Kidnapped (1938) and Alice Adams (1923). He was previously married to Vivia Steele and Muriel Maude Walker. He died on July 23, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Captain Blood King James
Kidnapped Captain
Alice Adams Arthur Russell
Temptation John Hope


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 1949 The Life of Riley (TV Series)
- Night School (1949) ... Judge
 1949 Madame Bovary
 1948 Joan of Arc
Boy's Father (uncredited)
 1948 To the Ends of the Earth
Commissioner Lionel Hadley (uncredited)
 1947 The Lone Wolf in London
Sir John Klemscott
 1945 They Were Expendable
Army Doctor
 1943 Riders of the Northwest Mounted
Capt. Blair (uncredited)
 1942 Mrs. Miniver
Glee Club Member (uncredited)
 1939 The Witness Vanishes
Nigel Partridge
 1939 The Bill of Rights (Short)
Thomas Jefferson
 1939 North of the Yukon
RCMP Insp. Wylie
 1938 Flight to Fame
Officer (uncredited)
 1938 Kidnapped
 1937 Step Lively, Jeeves!
Lord Fenton (uncredited)
 1937 Time Out for Romance
Count Michael Montaine
 1936 Lloyd's of London
Sir Thomas Lawrence
 1936 Dracula's Daughter
Squires (uncredited)
 1935 Captain Blood
King James
 1935 No matarás
 1935 I Found Stella Parish
Slave in Play (uncredited)
 1935 Te quiero con locura
Dr. Preston
 1935 Bonnie Scotland
Col. Gregor McGregor
 1934 Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 1934 The Great Flirtation
 1934 Where Sinners Meet
Saunders - the Chauffeur
 1933 Design for Living
Douglas' First Manager (uncredited)
 1933 The Silk Express
Dr. Harold Rolph
 1933 The King's Vacation
Mac Barstow
 1929 Big News
 1924 The House of Youth
Rhodes Winston
 1924 Discontented Husbands
Jack Ballard
 1923 The Wanters
Tom Armstrong
 1923 Forgive and Forget
Ronnie Sears
 1923 What Wives Want
Austin Howard
 1923 Alice Adams
Arthur Russell
 1923 Temptation
John Hope
 1922 The Danger Point
Duncan Phelps (as Vernon Steel)
 1922 Thelma
Sir Phillip Errington (as Vernon Steel)
 1922 The Girl Who Ran Wild
The Schoolmaster
 1922 The Hands of Nara
Adam Pine
 1922 For the Defense
Christopher Armstrong
 1922 When the Devil Drives
Robert Taylor (as Vernon Steel)
 1922 A Wonderful Wife
Alaric Lewin
 1921 Beyond Price
Philip Marrio (as Vernon Steel)
 1921 Out of the Chorus
Ross Van Beekman
 1921 The Highest Bidder
 1920 His House in Order
Hillary Jesson
 1919 Human Desire
Jasper Norton
 1919 Mind the Paint Girl
Lord Francombe (as Victor Steele)
 1919 The Phantom Honeymoon
Captain Bob Lambert
 1919 The Witness for the Defense
Dick Hazelwood
 1919 The Firing Line
John Garret 'Garry' Hamil III (as R. Vernon Steele)
 1919 The Eternal Magdalene
The Preacher
 1918 The Panther Woman
Beverly Peale
 1918 Fields of Honor
Robert Vorhis
 1917 Bab's Matinee Idol
Adrian Egleston
 1917 Polly of the Circus
John Douglas the Minister
 1916 Little Lady Eileen
Stanley Churchill / Sir George Churchill
 1916 Silks and Satins
Jacques Desmond
 1916 The Supreme Sacrifice
Reverend Philip Morton
 1915 Her Great Match
Prince Adolph (as Vernon Steel)
 1915 The Vampire
Robert Sterling (as Vernon Steel)
 1915 Hearts in Exile
Paul Pavloff
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Tom Standish") in "Ladies of the Evening" on Broadway. Written by Milton Herbert Gropper. Directed / produced by David Belasco. Lyceum Theatre: 23 Dec 1924-May 1925 (closing date unknown (159 performances). Cast: John Carmody (as "Andrew Kenney"), Allyn Gillyn, H. Dudley Hawley (as "Calvin King"), Edna Hibbard, ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Vernon Steel | R. Vernon Steele | R.V. Steele | Victor Steele


Vivia Steele  (his death)  (2 children) | See more »

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Brother of actress Hilda Anthony. See more »

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