Jesse de Vorska
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1898

Biography

Jesse de Vorska held a unique position in the history of film not many actors can lay claim to. Not only was he a star of a number of silent films, but he also made a successful -- if short-lived -- transition to the new "talkies" format. The Lithuania native immigrated to the United States in 1914 and began working with a theater company in Syracuse, NY, which was run by some of his distant...