Date of Birth:
28 December 1908
Lew Ayres played in 9 and created 1 movies in the Action, Drama, War, Music, Comedy, Romance, Film-Noir, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Horror, History genres.
Lew Ayres got succeed with average imdb rating 11.8.
The son of a court reporter, actor Lew Ayres began his performing career upon high school graduation when he attempted to make a living as a banjo player. Ayres' college-boy good looks led to extra work in the movies, and before he was 21 the young actor was starring opposite Greta Garbo in The Kiss (1929).
Director Lewis Milestone, recognizing Ayres' natural talent and precocious self-confidence, cast him in the demanding role of disillusioned German soldier Paul Baumer in All Quiet ... Read more