Robert McWade

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Robert McWade
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McWade as Simonides in a 1905 production of Ben Hur
Born(1872-01-25)January 25, 1872
DiedJanuary 19, 1938(1938-01-19) (aged 65)
Occupationstage/film actor
Years active1903–1938

Robert McWade (January 25, 1872 – January 19, 1938), was an American stage and film actor. From 1903 to 1927, he appeared in at least 38 Broadway productions, his last being The Devil In The Cheese, with Bela Lugosi and Fredric March. McWade also appeared in 83 films between 1924 and 1938, for example 42nd Street with Dick Powell and Ruby Keeler (1933). His father was notable stage actor Robert McWade Sr. (1835–1913) and his older brother was character actor Edward McWade.

He was born in Buffalo, New York and died in Culver City, California.

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