Paul Douglas

Born Apr 11, 1907

Paul Douglas was an American actor, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as Paul Douglas Fleischer.

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1907 Birth Born on April 11, 1907.


1936 29 Years Old Born Paul Douglas Fleischer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he began his career as a stage actor. He made his Broadway debut in 1936 as the Radio Announcer in Doty Hobart and Tom McKnight's Double Dummy at the John Golden Theatre.


1942 35 Years Old In January 1942, Douglas married actress Virginia Field; Field was 7 months pregnant. After moving in February 1942, Johnnie Douglas was born on March 2, 1942. Paul found out that Field was having an affair with Dick Powell, and they separated in December 1945.
1946 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1946 he won both a Theatre World Award and a Clarence Derwent Award for his portrayal of Herry Brock in Garson Kanin's Born Yesterday.


1949 42 Years Old Douglas began appearing in films in 1949. … Read More
He also played Richard Widmark's police partner in the 1950 thriller Panic in the Streets, frustrated newlywed Porter Hollingsway in A Letter to Three Wives (1949), Sgt. … Read More


1959 52 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 1959 Douglas appeared in The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour as Lucy Ricardo's television morning show boss in the episode "Lucy Wants a Career". … Read More
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