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Burk Symon (1888–1950)

Burk Symon was born on November 18, 1888 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for In This Corner (1948), The Bondage of Barbara (1919) and Behind Locked Doors (1948). He died on February 20, 1950 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

In This Corner
Behind Locked Doors
Behind Locked Doors Miscellaneous Crew
Canon City
Canon City Miscellaneous Crew


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 1950 Black Hand
 1950 The Secret Fury
Judge Mathews (uncredited)
 1950 Young Man with a Horn
Second Pawnbroker (uncredited)
 1949 A Dangerous Profession
Herman (uncredited)
 1949 Bride for Sale
 1949 Johnny Stool Pigeon
Morgue Attendant (uncredited)
 1949 Leave It to Henry
 1949 Red Stallion in the Rockies
Andrew 'Andy' Davis (uncredited)
 1949 Ma and Pa Kettle
Doctor (uncredited)
 1914 After the Ball
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Red Planet (1932). Written by John L. Balderston and J.E. Hoare. Directed by Burk Symon and Chester Erskine. Cort Theatre: 17 Dec 1932- Dec 1932 (closing date unknown/7 performances). Cast: Walter Armin (as "The Count de Reinach"), Ethel Ashby, Wallace Banfield, Marshall Brown, Charles Burroughs, Wilbur Cox, Beryl Douglas, Joy ... See more »

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Directed screen tests at 20th Century-Fox.

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