Dewey Robinson

Dewey Robinson was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Robinson started his acting career landing roles in such films as "Enemies of the Law" (1931), "Cheaters at Play" (1932) and "The Painted Woman" (1932). He also appeared in "The Big Broadcast" (1932) with Stuart Erwin, "Law and Order" (1932) with Walter Huston and "The Woman From Monte Carlo" (1932). He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in "His Night Out" (1935), "Dangerous Waters" (1936) and the Joe Penner comedy "New Faces of 1937" (1937). He also appeared in "The Toast of New York" (1937). Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in "The Ghost Ship" (1943), "The Chinese Cat" (1944) and "Dillinger" (1945) with Lawrence Tierney. He also appeared in "Fashion Model" (1945) and the drama "The Lady Confesses" (1945) with Mary Beth Hughes. Robinson more recently acted in the Charlton Heston crime feature "Dark City" (1950). Robinson passed away in December 1950 at the age of 52.