Edward McWade

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Edward McWade
Edward McWade - Sep 1920 EH.jpg
From a 1920 magazine
Born (1865-01-14)January 14, 1865
Washington, D.C.. U.S.
Died May 17, 1943(1943-05-17) (aged 78)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, screenwriter
Years active 1889-1943
Spouse(s) Margaret McWade -Married Sept. 4, 1897

Edward McWade (January 14, 1865 – May 17, 1943) was a writer, stage actor and an American film actor.


McWade appeared in more than 132 films between 1919 and 1944, mostly in secondary roles. He also wrote 15 stage plays and silent films scripts between 1897 and 1914. His father was notable stage actor Robert McWade Sr. (1835-1913) and his younger brother was character actor Robert McWade Jr. Edward McWade's wife, Margaret May Fish McWade worked also as an actress. They performed in a number of stage and film productions together before and after they were married.

He was born in Washington, D.C. and died in Los Angeles, California.

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