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Also Known As: Died: August 11, 1943
Born: August 11, 1867 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Marietta, Ohio, USA Profession: actor, producer, writer, director

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Hobart Bosworth was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1913, he founded his own production company. Bosworth began his acting career with roles in such films as "A Little Brother of the Rich" (1915), the war "Joan the Woman" (1916) with Geraldine Farrar and the war "The Little American" (1917) with Mary Pickford. He also appeared in "Rupert of Hentzau" (1923) and the remake "The Common Law" (1923) with Corinne Griffith. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the twenties and the thirties, appearing in "General Crack" (1929), the John Barrymore romance "Eternal Love" (1929) and the "The Show of Shows" (1929) film with Frank Fay. He also appeared in "Just Imagine" (1930) with El Brendel. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the mystery "The Phantom Express" (1932) with J Farrell MacDonald, "The Last of the Mohicans" (1932) and the Warren William comedy "Lady For a Day" (1933). He also appeared in "Music in the Air" (1934) and "The Crusades" (1935). Bosworth last acted in the Fredric March biographical drama "One Foot in Heaven" (1941). Bosworth passed away in August 1943 at the age of 76.

Hobart Bosworth was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1913, he founded his own production company. Bosworth began his acting career with roles in such films as "A Little Brother of the Rich" (1915), the war "Joan the Woman" (1916) with Geraldine Farrar and the war "The Little American" (1917) with Mary Pickford. He also appeared in "Rupert of Hentzau" (1923) and the remake "The Common Law" (1923) with Corinne Griffith. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the twenties and the thirties, appearing in "General Crack" (1929), the John Barrymore romance "Eternal Love" (1929) and the "The Show of Shows" (1929) film with Frank Fay. He also appeared in "Just Imagine" (1930) with El Brendel. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the mystery "The Phantom Express" (1932) with J Farrell MacDonald, "The Last of the Mohicans" (1932) and the Warren William comedy "Lady For a Day" (1933). He also appeared in "Music in the Air" (1934) and "The Crusades" (1935). Bosworth last acted in the Fredric March biographical drama "One Foot in Heaven" (1941). Bosworth passed away in August 1943 at the age of 76.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Nearly a Lady (1915) Director
2.
  Pretty Mrs. Smith (1915) Director
3.
  Fatherhood (1915) Director
4.
  Buckshot John (1915) Director
5.
  Help Wanted (1915) Director
6.
  The Valley of the Moon (1914) Director
7.
  The Chechako (1914) Director
9.
  John Barleycorn (1914) Director
10.
  Martin Eden (1914) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 They Died with Their Boots On (1942) Clergyman
2.
 The Gay Sisters (1942) Clergyman
3.
 I Was Framed (1942) D. L. Wallace
4.
 Escape from Crime (1942) Chaplain
5.
 Bullet Scars (1942) Dr. Carter
6.
 Wild Bill Hickok Rides (1942) Fanatic
7.
 Sin Town (1942) Humiston
8.
 Bullets for O'Hara (1941) Judge
9.
 One Foot in Heaven (1941) Case
10.
 Law of the Tropics (1941) Davis
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1885:
Stage acting debut
1909:
First film as actor
1913:
Founded his own production company

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