Edward Van Sloan (1882–1964)

Actor



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  • Preston Foster, Margaret McWade, and Edward Van Sloan in The Last Days of Pompeii (1935)
  • Boris Karloff and Edward Van Sloan in Before I Hang (1940)
  • Boris Karloff, John Boles, Mae Clarke, Colin Clive, Dwight Frye, and Edward Van Sloan in Frankenstein (1931)
  • Boris Karloff and Edward Van Sloan in Frankenstein (1931)
  • Erich von Stroheim and Edward Van Sloan in The Mask of Diijon (1946)
  • Sally Blane, Phillip Trent, and Edward Van Sloan in Trick for Trick (1933)

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Filmography


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Did You Know

Trivia

Stage: Played Van Helsing in the 1927 Broadway production of "Dracula", with Bela Lugosi playing the Count.


Trademark

Often portrayed European doctors or experts in Universal horror films who are often the enemy of the monsters (examples include Professor Van Helsing in Dracula (1931), Dr. Waldman in Frankenstein (1931) and Doctor Muller in The Mummy (1932).


Star Sign

Scorpio

Personal Details

Born

Edward Van Sloun

Chaska, Minnesota, USA

Died

(age 81)
San Francisco, California, USA


Height:

5' 9¾" (1.77 m)

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