Carl Gerard

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Carl Gerard
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Carl Gerard
Born 28 September 1885 (1885-09-28)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Died 6 January 1966 (1966-01-07) (aged 80)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Citizenship United States of America
Nationality Denmark
Fields Actor
Alma mater Conservatoire national supérieur d'art dramatique

Carl Gerard (28 September 1885 - 6 January 1966), sometimes credited as Carl Gerrard, was a Danish-American actor well known for playing supporting roles.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Gerard was born Carl Gerhard Petersen in Copenhagen, Denmark.[2] He was married to actress Ethel Grey Terry,[3] the daughter of actress Lillian Lawrence.[4]


Gerard spent much of his career in Los Angeles and once worked alongside legendary actor Boris Karloff in the film The Public Defender (1931), in which he and his colleagues attempt to protect a rich and wealthy millionaire from being framed.[3]

Selected filmography[edit]


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