Roger Pryor
Date of Birth
Aug 27, 1902
Birth Place:
New York City, NY


Slick, devilishly handsome leading man Roger Pryor was the son of prominent composer/bandleader Arthur Pryor. The younger Pryor made his stage bow as a teenager with Connecticut's Myskle-Harder Stock Company. His first Broadway appearance was in the 1925 production The Back Slapper. While appearing on-stage at night, Pryor faced the cameras at a New York movie studio by day in his film debut, the...