Carl Brisson
Date of Birth
Dec 24, 1893
Birth Place:
Copenhagen, Denmark


Danish leading man Carl Brisson began singing and dancing in Copenhagen night clubs in 1916, a year after he won Central Europe's amateur middle-weight boxing championship. He moved to the London stage in 1923. After breaking into the film industry, Brisson's full, rich tenor voice went unheard in his first British films-mainly because they were silents. Brisson starred in a brace of Hitchcock...