Henry Otto

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Henry Otto
Born(1877-08-08)August 8, 1877
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
DiedAugust 3, 1952(1952-08-03) (aged 74)
Los Angeles
Other namesHenry W. Otto
Occupation(s)Actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
Years active1911–1942

Henry Otto (August 8, 1877 – August 3, 1952) was an American silent film actor, director, producer, and screenwriter.


Otto contributed to over 150 films throughout his career, working as an actor and a director throughout. He directed many films in 1914, in films such as When a Woman Waits , In Tune , The Archeologist , and The Redemption of a Pal working with actors such as Edward Coxen, Charlotte Burton and George Field. He retired from film in 1942.

Otto was found dead on August 4, 1952, in Los Angeles. [1]

Selected filmography




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  1. "Henry Otto" . The New York Times. August 5, 1952. p. 19. Retrieved August 6, 2022.