Robert Ellis (actor, born 1892)

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Robert Ellis
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Ellis in The Sphinx, 1933
Born
Robert Ellis du Reel

(1892-06-27)June 27, 1892
Brooklyn, New York, United States
DiedDecember 29, 1974(1974-12-29) (aged 82)
OccupationActor
Screenwriter
Film director
Years active1913–1950
Spouse(s)May Allison (1920–1923)
Helen Logan (unknown–his death)

Robert Ellis (June 27, 1892 – December 29, 1974) was an American film actor, screenwriter and film director.

He appeared in 166 films between 1913 and 1934. He also wrote for 65 films and directed 61. He was born in Brooklyn, New York and died in Santa Monica, California. Ellis was married several times. His wives include actress May Allison, actress Vera Reynolds, and screenwriter Helen Logan.

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