Arthur Ashley

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Arthur Ashley (October 6, 1886 - December 28, 1970) was a star actor, writer, and director of silent films and also acted in so-called legitimate theater.[1] He was involved with World Pictures. According to IMDb he raced cars and piloted dirigibles.[unreliable source?] He directed and acted in several film productions. Later in his career he established his own stock company for theatrical productions.[2]

His starring roles included The Guardian.

He worked with William A. Brady's daughter Alice Brady on several projects.[3]



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  1. ^ "ASHLEY, Arthur H."
  2. ^ Soister, John T.; Nicolella, Henry; Joyce, Steve (2013-01-31). American Silent Horror, Science Fiction and Fantasy Feature Films, 1913_ÑÐ1929. ISBN 9780786487905.
  3. ^ Wollstein, Hans J. "Arthur Ashley | Overview". Retrieved January 1, 2019 – via AllMovie.
  4. ^ a b c Langman, Larry (1998). American Film Cycles: The Silent Era. ISBN 9780313306570.

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