| Carl Brisson|
| 24 December 1893 (1893-12-24) Copenhagen, Denmark|
September 25, 1958, Copenhagen, Denmark
Cleo Willard Brisson (m. 1915–1958)
The Ring, The Manxman, All the King's Horses, The American Prisoner
The Loveliest Night of the Year
Frederick Brisson, Rosalind Russell, Alfred Hitchcock, Thomas Bentley
Carl Brisson Wikipedia
Carl Brisson (24 December 1893 – 25 September 1958), born Carl Frederik Ejnar Pedersen, was a Danish film actor and singer. He appeared in thirteen films between 1918 and 1935, including two silent films directed by Alfred Hitchcock. In the 1934 film Murder at the Vanities, he introduced the popular song "Cocktails for Two".
Prior to his acting and singing career Brisson was a prizefighter for a few short spells between 1912 and 1915. He attracted attention when he appeared as Prince Danilo in the 1923 London production of The Merry Widow at Daly's. He appeared in the same role when it was revived at the Lyceum Theatre the following year, and frequently reprised.
In August 1924, Brisson toured the provinces as Karl in Katja the Dancer, eventually returning to London to appear in The Apache at the London Palladium, and later made his screen debut in Hitchcock's The Ring.
Brisson was married to Cleo Willard Brisson from 1915 to his death, and was the father of producer Frederick Brisson and father-in-law of Frederick's wife, actress Rosalind Russell. He died of jaundice in Copenhagen.The Mysterious Footprints (1918)
The Ring (1927)
The Manxman (1929)
The Triumph of the Heart (1929)
The American Prisoner (1929)
Knowing Men (1930)
Song of Soho (1930)
Prince of Arcadia (1933)
Two Hearts in Waltz Time (1934)
Murder at the Vanities (1934)
All the King's Horses (1935)
Ship Cafe (1935)