Murray Kinnell

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Murray Kinnell
Born (1889-07-24)24 July 1889
Died 11 August 1954(1954-08-11) (aged 65)
Occupation Actor
Years active 1930-1937

Murray Kinnell (24 July 1889 – 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.

On 11 August 1954, Kinnell died at his home in Santa Barbara, California.[1]

Partial filmography

References

  1. ^ "Actor Murray Kinnell Dies". The Courier-Journal. Kentucky, Louisville. Associated Press. August 13, 1954. p. 8. Retrieved December 12, 2018 – via Newspapers.com. open access

External links

  • Murray Kinnell on IMDb
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