|Cause of death Heart attack|
Spouse Jean Semels (m. ?–1946)
Role Film actor
|Name Harry Semels|
Years active 1917-1946
|Born November 20, 1887 (1887-11-20) New York City, New York, U.S.|
Died March 2, 1946, Hollywood, California, United States
Resting place Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Movies Disorder in the Court, Three Little Sew and Sews, Wee Wee Monsieur, Movie Maniacs, Drum Taps
Similar People George B Seitz, Jules White, Del Lord, Frank Capra, Robert Riskin
Children Ruth Semels, David Semels
Harry semels appeared in 9 three stooges films
Harry Semels (November 20, 1887 – March 2, 1946) was an American film actor. He appeared in over 315 film between 1917 and 1946.
Semels appeared in his first film in 1917. He began to achieve fame after arriving at Columbia Pictures, appearing several Three Stooges shorts including Disorder in the Court, Wee Wee Monsieur and Three Little Sew and Sews. He also appeared in features films like Road to Morocco, The Princess and the Pirate and The Kid from Brooklyn. A versatile character actor, Semels often appeared as serial villains, waiters, soldiers, lawyers, et al.
Semels had two children, Ruth and David. David was killed in action during World War II.
Semels died of a heart attack in 1946.