STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 62,031 this week

Lester Vail (1899–1959)


Lester Vail was born on June 29, 1899 in Denver, Colorado, USA as Lester Leo Seib. He was a director and actor, known for Dance, Fools, Dance (1931), It's a Wise Child (1931) and Beau Ideal (1931). He was married to Elizabeth (Bruce) Pratt. He died on November 28, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

IMDb's 2022 TV Guide

Browse our list of the best series coming to TV and streaming in 2022.

See the full list

Most Anticipated Movies Coming in 2022

Get your Watchlists ready and start planning your new year, because we're running down the new movies IMDb users can't wait to watch in 2022.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Provided by Taboola

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Father Knows Best
Margaret's Old Flame (S6, Ep8)
Thu, Jan 20 7:00 AM PST on KTLADT2 (1258)

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Lester Vail's work have you seen?

User Polls

Photos

Known For

Dance, Fools, Dance Bob Townsend
(1931)
It's a Wise Child Roger Baldwin
(1931)
Beau Ideal Otis Madison
(1931)
(1949)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (4 credits)
 1957-1958 How to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Day in Court (1958)
- The Penthouse (1957)
 1952-1956 Meet Millie (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Mama's Party (1956)
- Masquerade Party (1953)
 1953 Colonel Humphrey Flack (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1949 The Aldrich Family (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1949)
Show Show Actor (13 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Nancy's Private Affair. Comedy. Written and Directed by Myron C. Fagan. Vanderbilt Theatre: 13 Jan 1930- May 1930 (closing date unknown/136 performances). Cast: Julie Cobb (as "Norah"), Albert Ferro (as "Henri"), Minna Gombell [credited as Minna Gombel] (as "Nancy Gibson"), Marian Grant (as "Peggy Preston"), Gavin Muir (as "Sir... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Spouse:

Elizabeth (Bruce) Pratt  (his death)  (3 children)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Worked on Broadway as an actor and director from 1925-1945 (see "Other Works").

Star Sign:

Cancer

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed