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|Also Known As:||S Yewell Tompkins,Yewell Tompkins||Died:||September 12, 1994|
|Born:||April 29, 1909||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Owensboro, Kentucky, USA||Profession:||Cast ... actor salesman|
Comic performer with stage experience who had his first featured role as a philanderer in "Adam's Rib" (1949) and went on to specialize in portraying inept women-chasers and harried ordinary men. Ewell had the good fortune to co-star with two of Hollywood's biggest sex symbols of the mid-1950s: Marilyn Monroe in "The Seven Year Itch" (1955) and Jayne Mansfield in "The Girl Can't Help It" (1956).
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