Murdock MacQuarrie
Date of Birth
Aug 26, 1878
Birth Place:
San Francisco, CA


A handsome and dignified stage actor, Murdock MacQuarrie began his long screen career in early versions of The Scarlet Letter (1913), The Count of Monte Cristo (1913), and Richelieu ([1914], in the title role) before becoming a director at Universal. Increasingly gaunt and cadaverous, MacQuarrie returned to acting exclusively in the early '20s, playing hundreds of bit parts until the year of his...