S. Rankin Drew
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1892
Birth Place:
New York, NY


One of several motion picture workers to be killed in action in World War I, S. Rankin Drew was the son of Vitagraph comedian Sidney Drew and a second cousin to Lionel, Ethel, and John Barrymore. Following in his famous father's footsteps, the younger Drew made his stage debut as a teenager and gained a modicum of fame in Billie, a farce written by his mother, actress/writer Gladys Rankin....