Murray Kinnell

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Murray Kinnell
Born (1889-07-24)24 July 1889
London, England, UK
Died 11 August 1954(1954-08-11) (aged 65)
Santa Barbara, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1930-1937

Murray Kinnell (24 July 1889, London, England – 11 August 1954) was an English-born American actor, recognized for playing smooth, gentlemanly, although rather shady characters. He appeared in 71 films in the USA between the pre-code era of 1930 and 1937.

He was best known as the two-timing petty-larceny hood Putty Nose in The Public Enemy (1931). He also appeared in a number of the Charlie Chan series of films. He also had a brief tenure in stage work from 1911, prior to his cinema career.

He died in Santa Barbara, California in 1954

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