Guy Usher

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Guy Usher
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Usher in The Devil Bat (1940)
Born
James Guy Usher

(1883-05-09)May 9, 1883
DiedJune 16, 1944(1944-06-16) (aged 61)
OccupationActor
Years active1932–1943

James Guy Usher (May 9, 1883 June 16, 1944) [1] was an American film actor. [2] He appeared in more than 190 films between 1932 and 1943.

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Born in Mason City, Iowa, Usher acted on stage before venturing into films. Billed as James Guy Usher, he often worked with the Echkhardt Players. [3] In films, Usher often portrayed characters in business or industry. [4]

Usher died of a heart attack in San Diego, California, at age 61. [1]

Selected filmography

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  4. Raw, Laurence (2012). Character Actors in Horror and Science Fiction Films, 1930-1960. McFarland. p. 191. ISBN   9780786490493 . Retrieved January 15, 2019.