Canadian actors who deceased in 1952

Here are 1 famous actors from Canada died in 1952:

Harry Edwards

Harry Edwards (October 11, 1887 Calgary-May 26, 1952) also known as Harry J. Edwards, Henry Edwards, Henry James, J. Harry Edwards or Harry D. Edwards was a Canadian film director, screenwriter, actor and writer.

He began his career as an actor in the early 1900s, appearing in several films before transitioning into directing in 1913. Edwards worked for several studios throughout his career, including Keystone Studios, where he directed many of the popular comedies featuring Charlie Chaplin, Harold Lloyd, and others.

In addition to his work in film, Edwards also wrote short stories and articles for various publications. He had a reputation for being an innovator in the film industry, experimenting with new camera techniques and special effects.

Edwards gained recognition for his work in the late 1920s, when he directed a series of successful films starring comedian Max Davidson. Despite suffering a stroke in 1932, Edwards continued to work in the film industry, directing and acting in several low-budget films until his death in 1952.

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