Date of Birth:
15 February 1896
Arthur Shields played in 5 movies in the Drama, Romance, War, Western, Music, Crime, Mystery, Biography, Music genres.
Arthur Shields got succeed with average imdb rating 6.7.
Though not as well known as his nearly decade-older brother 'Barry Fitzgerald (I)' (qv), Shields was a talented actor with well over twice the film roles in his career. Fitzgerald was already a well established player at the renowned Dublin Abbey Theater when Shields, also bitten by the acting bug, joined in 1914. He performed but was also out front directing plays. Already he had dabbled in the new medium of Irish film (1910) with two notable examples (1918). There was more to the seemingly mil... Read more