John Carradine was an American actor, best known for his roles in horror films and Westerns as well as Shakespearean theater. A member of Cecil B. DeMille's stock company and later John Ford's company, he was one of the most prolific character actors in Hollywood history. He was married several times, had several children and was the patriarch of the Carradine family acting dynasty. It includes four of his sons and four of his grandchildren. John Carradine was born in the Greenwich Village section of New York City, the son of Genevieve Winifred , a surgeon, and William Reed Carradine, a...
|Birthdate:||February 5, 1906|
|Birthplace:||Greenwich Village, New York|
|Date of death:||November 27, 1988|
|Also known as:||Richmond Reed Carradine, Peter Richmond, John Peter Richmond|