George Lessey

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George Lessey
Born (1879-06-08)June 8, 1879
Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
Died June 3, 1947(1947-06-03) (aged 67)
Westbrook, Connecticut, USA
Years active 1910-1946

George Lessey (June 8, 1879 – June 3, 1947) was an American actor and director of the silent era. He appeared in 123 films between 1910 and 1946. He also directed 76 films between 1913 and 1922. Lessey also appeared in the original Broadway production of Porgy and Bess (1935) in one of the few white roles, that of the lawyer Mr. Archdale.

He was born in Amherst, Massachusetts and died in Westbrook, Connecticut.

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