Personal Info

Known For Acting

Known Credits 75

Gender Male

Birthday 1874-04-28

Day of Death 1947-02-12 (72 years old)

Place of Birth Warrensburg, Missouri, USA

Also Known As

  • Sydney Toler
  • Hooper G. Toler Jr.

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Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Sidney Toler (born Hooper G. Toler Jr., April 28, 1874 – February 12, 1947) was an American actor, playwright and theatre director. The second European-American actor to play the role of Charlie Chan on screen, he is best remembered for his portrayal of the Chinese-American detective in 22 films made between 1938 and 1946. Before becoming Chan, Toler played supporting roles in 50 motion pictures and was a highly regarded comic actor on the Broadway stage.

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