William Gillette

Writer, Actor

Writer, Actor


Handsome American actor, playwright and stage director/producer William Gillette was born in Hartford, CT, in 1853. His father Francis was a former United States Senator and crusader for women's suffrage and the abolition of slavery; his mother Elisabeth Daggett Hooker is a descendant of Rev. Thomas Hooker, who either wrote or inspired the first ...
Birth date
1853-07-24
Death date
1937-04-29

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterSherlock Holmes
(TV Movie) (play)
1982
WriterStanding Room Only
(TV Series) (play - 1 episode) - Sherlock Holmes (1981) ... (play)
1981
WriterGreat Performances
(TV Series) (play - 1 episode) - Secret Service (1977) ... (play)
1977
WriterThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
(play "Sherlock Holmes")
1939
WriterToo Much Johnson
(play)
1938
WriterSherlock Holmes
(play)
1932
WriterSecret Service
(play)
1931
WriterSherlock Holmes
(play)
1922
WriterHeld by the Enemy
(play)
1920
WriterToo Much Johnson
(play)
1919
WriterSecret Service
(play)
1919
WriterSherlock Holmes
(play)
1916
WriterEsmeralda
(Short) (play)
1915
RoleTitleYear
ActorSherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes
1916
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Stamp of Greatness
(TV Series) Self - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle the Man Who Was Sherlock Holmes (1986) ... Self (voice)
1986
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageIn Search of...
(TV Series documentary) Sherlock Holmes - Sherlock Holmes (1978) ... Sherlock Holmes
1978