Roland Young
Date of Birth
Nov 11, 1887
Birth Place:
London, England, UK

Biography

Trained at the London Academy for Dramatic Art, Roland Young made his London stage debut at the age of 21 and his Broadway bow four years later. Following World War I service in the American military, Young established a solid reputation as a droll, understated stage farceur. His first film was the John Barrymore version of William Gillette's Sherlock Holmes, in which he played Dr. Watson. He...