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Al W. Filson (1857–1925)

Al W. Filson was born on January 27, 1857 in Blufton, Indiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Monte Cristo (1922), Treasure Island (1920) and The Garden of Allah (1916). He was married to Lea Errol. He died on November 14, 1925 in Elsinore, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Monte Cristo Morrel
Treasure Island Bill Bones
Diverging Paths Lily and Rose's Father


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 1922 Monte Cristo
Morrel (as Al Filson)
 1922 Watch Him Step
John Travers (as Al Filson)
 1921 The Girl from God's Country
J. Randall Carslake (as Al Filson)
 1921 Made in Heaven
Mr. Royce (as Al Filson)
 1921 Chickens
Decker (as Al Filson)
 1920 Homespun Folks
Pliny Rogers
 1920 Hairpins
John Burman (as Al Filson)
 1920 Treasure Island
Bill Bones
 1919 Widow by Proxy
Alexander P. Galloway (as A.W. Filson)
 1918 String Beans
Lot Morris (as Al Filson)
 1918 Hands Down
Jack Dedlow (as Al Filson)
 1917 Who Shall Take My Life?
The governor
 1917 The Scarlet Car
Samuel Winthrop
 1917 The Victor of the Plot (Short)
 1917 Mountain Dew
Squire Bradley
 1917 The Lad and the Lion
Shiek Ali-es-hadji
 1917 Little Lost Sister
 1917 Beware of Strangers
J. Everett Kinkaid Wetworth, Millionaire
 1916 The Garden of Allah
Lord Rens
 1916 Twisted Trails (Short)
Old Doc (uncredited)
 1916 In the House of the Chief (Short)
Mr. Fiedler
 1916 The Old Man Who Tried to Grow Young (Short)
Rodney Graves
 1916 The Valiants of Virginia
Andrew Fargo
 1916 The Reprisal (Short)
Dr. Steadman
 1916 The Temptation of Adam (Short)
The Banker
 1916 At Piney Ridge
Zeb Lane
 1916 Badgered (Short)
George Prentiss
 1916 The Cycle of Fate
Boss Kipper
 1916 A Social Deception (Short)
G. Roache Dunning
 1916 Unto Those Who Sin
Pierre Duprez
 1916 The Dragnet (Short)
Detective Schulte
 1916 Tom Martin: A Man (Short)
The Doctor
 1915 Jungle Justice (Short)
James Clinton - Nell's Father
 1915 The Love of Loti San (Short)
James Marsden
 1915 The Print of the Nails (Short)
 1915 In the Midst of African Wilds (Short)
Jan Kraga
 1915 The Tiger Slayer (Short)
Gordon Graham
 1915 Bred in the Bone (Short)
Mercy's Manager (as Al Filson)
 1915 The Eternal Feminine
Col. Foster - Helen's Father
 1915 The Man with the Iron Heart (Short)
I.M. Mann - the Man with the Iron Heart
 1915 A Yankee from the West
Whitney Mills, R.R. Superintendent
 1915 When Love Is Mocked (Short)
 1915 The Scarlet Lady (Short)
Howard Shaw - Jim's Rival
 1915 The Isle of Content (Short)
Capt. Spragot - Jane's Father
 1915 Ghosts
The Family Doctor
 1915 The Celestial Code (Short)
 1915 11:30 P.M. (Short)
Lloyd James - the Banker
 1915 The Green Idol (Short)
Police Officer (as Al Filson)
 1914 The Truth Wagon
Francis Sullivan
 1914 A Mother's Influence (Short)
Burton Sr. - The Father
 1914 For Her Father's Sins (Short)
John Ashton
 1914 Who Killed George Graves? (Short)
 1914 The Sealed Oasis (Short)
William Brock - Lolita's Father
 1914 What Became of Jane? (Short)
Jane's Grandfather
 1914 Footprints (Short)
 1914 Reporter Jimmie Intervenes
'Trust' Grayson
 1914 Judge Dunn's Decision (Short)
Judge Dunn
 1914 The Girl Behind the Barrier (Short)
The Secret Service Man
 1914 Dawn (Short)
The Artist's Father
 1914 The Baby Spy (Short)
Col. Macy
 1914 The Last Man's Club (Short)
 1914 A Flirt's Repentance (Short)
 1914 The Cherry Pickers (Short)
 1914 When Thieves Fall Out (Short)
Mr. Wadsworth
 1914 The Cop on the Beat (Short)
 1914 Memories
Professor Scott's Father
 1914 The Uphill Climb (Short)
Chester Mason
 1914 Reconciled in Blood (Short)
 1914 A Splendid Sacrifice (Short)
Paul Stratton
 1914 Unto the Third and Fourth Generation (Short)
Squire Smythe
 1913/II His Sister (Short)
Judge Wilbert
 1913 The Lure of the Road (Short)
Pierre - Louise's Father
 1913 Northern Hearts (Short)
 1913 The Cipher Message (Short)
Papa Kent
 1913 The Supreme Moment (Short)
 1913 Trying Out No. 707 (Short)
Mathew Downey - the Governor of the State
 1913 The Dangling Noose (Short)
Old Watkins
 1913 The Bridge of Shadows (Short)
Judge Scanlon
 1913 The Rancher's Failing (Short)
George Graham - the Rancher
 1913 The Child of the Sea (Short)
Capt. Warren
 1913 The Flight of the Crow (Short)
Old John Morgan (as Al Filson)
 1913 The Ne'er to Return Road (Short)
The Sheriff
 1913 The Tree and the Chaff (Short)
Deacon Warner - George's Father
 1913 The Reformation of Dad (Short)
Tim Jones
 1913 A Western Romance (Short)
Colonel Jordan
 1913 Mrs. Hilton's Jewels (Short)
William Jones - the Money Lender
 1913 Dad's Little Girl (Short)
Mr. Raymond
 1913 Indian Summer (Short)
 1913 The Stolen Melody (Short)
Rudolph Burmeister - an Old Musician
 1913 Lieutenant Jones (Short)
 1913 A Welded Friendship (Short)
Martin Kelly
 1913 An Old Actor (Short)
Edwin Irving
 1913 The Tie of the Blood (Short)
Setting Sun, Chief of the Cherokees
 1913 A Wise Old Elephant (Short)
Colonel Haskins (as A.W. Filson)
 1913 With Love's Eyes (Short)
Carlton - the Theatrical Manager
 1913 The Dancer's Redemption (Short)
The Padre
 1913 Diverging Paths (Short)
Lily and Rose's Father
 1912 Arthur Preston Hankins (Short) (as A.W. Filson)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

A.W. Filson | Al Filson


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