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George Rosener

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Nationality  US
Years active  1930-1941
Name  George Rosener
Spouse  Adele Oswald Rosener
Occupation  actor, writer
Known for  work with Frank Buck
Role  Film actor
Children  George M. Rosener
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Born  May 26, 1884 (1884-05-26) Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died  March 29, 1945, Los Angeles, California, United States
Movies  The Doorway to Hell, City of Missing Girls, The Secret of Treasure Island, The Carson City Kid, The Great Commandment
Similar People  Lee Tracy, Elmer Clifton, Joseph Kane, Oliver Wallace, H Bruce Humberstone

George Michael Rosener (born Brooklyn, New York, 26 May 1884; died March 29, 1945, age 60, Los Angeles) was an American film actor. He also wrote and acted in the Frank Buck serial Jungle Menace.



Rosener began his acting career at age 19 as a circus clown, followed by stints in tent and medicine shows, vaudeville, and stock companies. He was a playwright whose 1927 play Speakeasy (written with Edward Knoblock) was adapted for film in 1929. Rosener acted in or directed more than 200 plays, including My Maryland. He was on the news staff of the New York World.

He worked for the Shuberts for more than seven years as actor, director, and writer. He acted in 38 films and wrote 14 more, among them Doctor X, Union Depot, The Secret of Treasure Island, City of Missing Girls, The Mysterious Pilot, Alias the Doctor, The Great Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok, Sinners' Holiday, New Faces of 1937, House of Secrets, The Carson City Kid, Abe Lincoln in Illinois, and The Great Commandment.

Work with Frank Buck

In 1937, Rosener wrote and acted in the Frank Buck serial Jungle Menace.

Final years

Rosener's last film credit was in 1941. His wife, Adele, died in June 1942. George Rosener died three years later.


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