Lew Cody
Date of Birth
Feb 22, 1884
Birth Place:
Berlin, New Hampshire

Biography

A former medical student, Lew Cody began a regional stage career in the early 1900s, managing five stock companies within a single decade. In films from 1915, Cody made his mark as a suave, roguish leading man, with a few villainous heroine-defilers in his resumé. One of his best screen assignments was the lovably despicable title character in 1923's Rupert of Hentzau. He spent most of the 1920s...