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Also Known As: Leo Mielziner Died: January 15, 1962
Born: August 19, 1899 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Canterbury, New Hampshire, USA Profession: actor, director, script editor

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Kenneth MacKenna was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. MacKenna kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Miss Bluebeard" (1925), "The American Venus" (1926) and "South Sea Rose" (1929). He also appeared in "Man Trouble" (1930) and "Men Without Women" (1930). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the thirties, appearing in "Sin Takes a Holiday" (1930), "Temple Tower" (1930) and the drama "The Virtuous Sin" (1930) with Walter Huston. In the latter half of his career, he continued to act in the Janet Gaynor dramatic adaptation "The Man Who Came Back" (1931), "Those We Love" (1932) and "High Time" (1960). He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "Judgment at Nuremberg" (1961) with Spencer Tracy. MacKenna last acted in the Alan Ladd crime thriller "13 West Street" (1962). MacKenna passed away in January 1962 at the age of 63.

Kenneth MacKenna was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. MacKenna kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Miss Bluebeard" (1925), "The American Venus" (1926) and "South Sea Rose" (1929). He also appeared in "Man Trouble" (1930) and "Men Without Women" (1930). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the thirties, appearing in "Sin Takes a Holiday" (1930), "Temple Tower" (1930) and the drama "The Virtuous Sin" (1930) with Walter Huston. In the latter half of his career, he continued to act in the Janet Gaynor dramatic adaptation "The Man Who Came Back" (1931), "Those We Love" (1932) and "High Time" (1960). He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "Judgment at Nuremberg" (1961) with Spencer Tracy. MacKenna last acted in the Alan Ladd crime thriller "13 West Street" (1962). MacKenna passed away in January 1962 at the age of 63.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Sleepers East (1934) Director
2.
  Walls of Gold (1933) Director
3.
  Careless Lady (1932) Director
4.
  Good Sport (1931) Director
5.
  The Spider (1931) Director
6.
  Always Goodbye (1931) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 13 West Street (1962) Paul Logan
2.
 Judgment at Nuremberg (1961) Judge Kenneth Norris
3.
 High Time (1960) President Tribble
4.
 Sensation Hunters (1933) Jimmy Crosby
5.
 Those We Love (1932) Fred [Williston]
6.
 The Man Who Came Back (1931) Capt. Trevelyan
7.
 Temple Tower (1930) Capt. Hugh Drummond
8.
 The Virtuous Sin (1930) Lieut. Victor Sablin
9.
 Men Without Women (1930) Chief Torpedoman Burke
10.
 Sin Takes a Holiday (1930) Gaylord Stanton
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