Edgar Selwyn

Edgar Selwyn

Birth
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Death 13 Feb 1944 (aged 68)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Memorial ID 8035867 · View Source
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Producer, Director and Writer of several stage plays including: "Wedding Bells" (1919), "Something to Brag About" (1925), "Redemption" (1928) and "Strike Up the Band" (1930). Selwyn also produced 7 films, directed 8 and wrote for 21 films. In 1932 he was presented with the "Audience Referendum Award - Most Touching Film" for "The Sin of Madelon Claudet." Selwyn was the brother of actor Arch Selwyn. He was married to actresses Ruth Selwyn and Margaret Mayo.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: TLS
  • Added: 27 Oct 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8035867
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edgar Selwyn (20 Oct 1875–13 Feb 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8035867, citing Salem Fields Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .