Lewis Sargent: Actor (1903 - 1970) | Biography
peoplepill id: lewis-sargent
1 views today
1 views this week
Lewis Sargent

Lewis Sargent

Lewis Sargent
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro Actor
Was Actor
From United States of America
Field Film, TV, Stage & Radio
Gender male
Birth 19 August 1903, Los Angeles
Death 19 November 1970 (aged 67 years)
The details (from wikipedia)


Lewis Sargent (August 19, 1903 – November 19, 1970) was an American film actor. He appeared in 80 films between 1917 and 1949.


Sargent was born in Los Angeles on August 19, 1903. He had 8 brothers and sisters.
His father Lewis was a carpenter, and his older bother, Don Sargent, was a Cinematographer
in Hollywood for over 40 years. He was an early friend of James Wong Howe. His ancestor,
William Sargent, sailed to Agawam, Massachusetts with Captain John Smith in 1614.
Lewis W. Sargent was the third child of Lewis and Elsa Plath Sargent. He was a child actor
in the early days of motion pictures until 1935 when he portrayed Major Francis Martling's
assistant, George in The New Adventures of Tarzan produced by its creator Edgar Rice Burroughs. This serial was shot in Guatemala. He played the title role in Huckleberry Finn in 1920, played supporting roles in Oliver Twist (1922), shared the lead with a dog in The Call of the Wilderness (1926) and several other films though 1929.

Sargent died November 19, 1970 while a patient at the Hollywood West Hospital.

Selected filmography

  • Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp (1917)
  • Huckleberry Finn (1920) – as Huckleberry Finn
  • The Soul of Youth (1920)
  • Just Around the Corner (1921)
  • Oliver Twist (1922)
  • The Phantom Fortune (1923)
  • South of Panama (1928)
  • The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935)

The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
Search trend
comments so far.
From our partners
Sections Lewis Sargent

arrow-left arrow-right instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube pandora tunein iheart itunes