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Roy L. McCardell (1870–1961)

Roy L. McCardell was born on June 30, 1870 in Hagerstown, Maryland, USA as Roy Larcom McCardell. He was a writer and actor, known for The Evil Eye (1920), Ladies Love Hats (1935) and The Money Mill (1917). He died in 1961. See full bio »


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Known For

The Evil Eye Writer
The Question Writer


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 1935 Ladies Love Hats (Short) (original story)
 1920 Welcome Home (Short) (story)
 1920 The Evil Eye (writer - as Roy L. McCardall)
 1917 The Money Mill (story)
 1916 The Question (scenario)
 1915 The Bridge of Time (Short) (story and screenplay)
 1915 Mrs. Jarr and the Society Circus (Short) (story)
 1915 Knock-Out Dugan's Find (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr and the Visiting Firemen (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr and Circumstantial Evidence (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr's Big Vacation (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr and Gertrude's Beaux (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr and the Captive Maiden (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr and Love's Young Dream (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr and the Ladies' Cup (Short) (story)
 1915 Mrs. Jarr and the Beauty Treatment (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr Visits His Home Town (Short) (story)
 1915 The Jarrs Visit Arcadia (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr's Magnetic Friend (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr Takes a Night Off (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr and the Lady Reformer (Short) (story)
 1915 Mr. Jarr Brings Home a Turkey (Short) (story)
 1915 A Boob for Luck (Short) (story)
 1915 The Strenuous Life (Short) (story)
 1914 Thanks for the Lobster (Short) (story)
 1914 Second Sight (Short) (story)
 1914 Muff (Short) (story)
 1914 The Substitute Heir (Short) (story)
 1914 A Cooked Goose (Short) (scenario)
 1914 Mr. Bunny in Disguise (Short) (story)
 1914 The Chicken Inspector (Short) (story)
 1914 Love's Old Dream (Short) (story)
 1913 An Actor's Romance (Short) (writer)
 1913 A Jolt for the Janitor (Short) (scenario)
 1913 The Tattle Battle (Short) (story)
 1913 There's Music in the Hair (Short) (scenario - as R.L. McCardell)
 1913 Seeds of Silver (Short) (story)
 1913 A Hero's Reward (Short)
 1910 Saved by the Flag (Short) (scenario - as Roy McCardell)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote "The Gay Life", produced on Broadway. Comedy. Directed / produced by Harrison Grey Fiske. Daly's Theatre: 19 Apr 1909-Apr 1909 (closing date unknown/8 performances). Cast: Consuelo Bailey (as "Lulu Lorrimer"), A.S. 'Pop' Byron, Robert Craig, Frank Currier, Katherine De Barry (as "Mama De Branscombe"), Helen Hancock, Marie... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Roy L. McCardall | R.L. McCardell | Roy McCardell

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Said to be the first to be the first salaried scenario writer (1900) at Mutoscope and Biograph. See more »

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