Arthur Pierson
Date of Birth
Jun 16, 1901
Birth Place:
Oslo, Norway

Biography

Although handsome enough, Norwegian-born, Seattle-raised Arthur Pierson never made much of an impact as a Hollywood second lead, often playing rather stuffy young gents and losing the girl to higher billed male stars. A stock company juvenile, Pierson had made his Broadway debut in Remote Control in 1929. Hollywood was the next logical step and Pierson signed with Paramount, who mainly used him as...