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Carlyle Blackwell

Carlyle Blackwell
Personal information
Birth dateJanuary 20, 1884
Place of birthSyracuse, NY
Date of deathJune 17, 1955(age 71)
Death placeMiami, Florida
OccupationStage, film actor

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Carlyle Blackwell (January 20, 1884 June 17, 1955) was an American silent film actor and a minor director and producer.

Born in Troy, Pennsylvania, he made his film debut in the 1910 Vitagraph Studios production of Uncle Tom's Cabin directed by J. Stuart Blackton. Between then and 1930, when talkies ended his acting career, he appeared in more than 180 films. For his contribution to the motion picture industry, Blackwell has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6340 Hollywood Boulevard.

After his final film in 1930, Blackwell turned to performing on stage in live theatre.

Carlyle Blackwell died in Miami, Florida in 1955, aged 71. His son, Carlyle Blackwell, Jr. was also an actor.

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