Harry T. Morey

Actor, Film actor

1873 – 1936

11 Views

Who was Harry T. Morey?

Harry Temple Morey was an American stage and motion picture actor who appeared in nearly two hundred films during his career.

Born in Charlotte, Michigan, Morey began acting career on the stage. In 1909, Morey joined the Vitagraph Film Company, making him a member the original Vitagraph stock company of actors. He had his first substantial film role in 1910, opposite actors Maurice Costello and Earle Williams in the Van Dyke Brooke-directed dramatic short Capital vs. Labor. He would spend the early 1910s appearing opposite such popular actors of the era as John Bunny, Flora Finch, Julia Swayne Gordon, Florence Turner, Edith Storey and William Shea.

Morey would make his final film appearance in the 1934 Ralph Staub-directed comedy short Very Close Veins opposite actors Ben Blue and Shemp Howard.

Morey died in Brooklyn, New York, USA in 1936 at the age of 62 of a lung abscess.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Aug 21, 1873
Charlotte
Also known as
  • Oliver Bennett
  • Harry Morey
  • Harold Temple Morey
  • Harry Temple Morey
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
Jan 24, 1936
Brooklyn

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Harry T. Morey." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Sep. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/harry_t_morey>.

Discuss this Harry T. Morey biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Our awesome collection of

    Promoted Bios

    »

    Browse Biographies.net