Date of Birth:
30 June 1879
Walter Hampden played in 4 movies in the Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller, Music, Comedy, Romance genres.
Walter Hampden got succeed with average imdb rating 7.6.
In 1949, made his TV debut at the age of 69 - as Macbeth!
He was the most famous "Cyrano de Bergerac" of his time, playing the role onstage from 1923 to 1936, when he permanently retired from playing it, except at a benefit performance in which he performed the final scene, and in which Jose Ferrer, the most famous 1940s-50s Cyrano, also did a scene from the play. The classic Brian Hooker translation of the play, which has been used by every English and American Cyrano until recently, was ma... Read more