Biography of Warren William, 1894-1948. From Broadway to pre-Code peak and popular detective series, this 5,000-word piece covers the life and career of our favorite actor.
Pointing to episode 48 of the Forgotten Filmcast where I recently appeared to discuss THE MIND READER (1933) with host Todd Liebenow. Plus other site news.
Warner Bros. brought over Lil Dagover to be their Garbo in The Woman from Monte Carlo (1932). The movie flopped and Dagover sailed. With Walter Huston, Warren William, and John Wray.
A look at Warren William as Odds Owen in Warner Brother’s Don’t Bet on Blondes (1935) including examples of his trading barbs with Guy Kibbee’s Colonel Youngblood.
A look at the very rare 1933 General Electric promotional short Just Around the Corner, starring Warner Bros. contract players Warren William, Bette Davis, Dick Powell, Joan Blondell and Ruth Donnelly.