Waldo Brian Donlevy , later known as Brian Donlevy was an American-born actor of Irish descent, noted for playing tough guys from the 1930s to the 1960s. He usually appeared in supporting roles. Among his best-known films are Beau Geste and The Great McGinty . For his role as Sergeant Markoff in Beau Geste he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. His obituary in The Times newspaper in the United Kingdom stated that "any consideration of the American 'film noir' of the 1940s would be incomplete without him". Donlevy was born Waldo Brian Donlevy in Cleveland, Ohio in...
|Birthdate:||February 9, 1901|
|Date of death:||April 5, 1972|
|Also known as:||Waldo Brian Donlevy, McGinty|