Date of Birth:
9 February 1886
Edwin Maxwell played in 7 movies in the Comedy, Musical, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Music, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance, War genres.
Edwin Maxwell got succeed with average imdb rating 6.
After a considerable career on stage as an actor and director, Dublin-born Edwin Maxwell made his screen debut as Baptista in the Doug Fairbanks-Mary Pickford version of Taming of the Shrew (1929). The stocky, balding Maxwell spent the 1930s specializing in oily bureaucrats, crooked businessmen and shyster lawyers. Once in a while, he'd play a sympathetic role, notably the scrupulously honest Italian-American detective in Scarface.
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