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actor

Phillips Holmes, American actor.

Background

Holmes, Phillips was born on July 22, 1909 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Son of Taylor and Edna (Phillips) Holmes.

Education

Studied Cambridge U. and Princeton.

Career

Began in small role in screen play, “Varsity,” at Princeton. Played with father in “The Great Necker,” then signed to appear in Paramount pictures. Has played leading rôles in “The Devil’s Holiday,” “Her Man,” “The Criminal Code,” “Stolen Heaven,” “An American Tragedy,” “Broken Lullaby,” “Two Kinds of Women,” etc.

Membership

Clubs: Triangle (Princeton).

Connections

father:
Taylor Holmes

mother:
Edna (Phillips) Holmes