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Biography


Sidney Alderman Blackmer (13 July 1895 - 6 October 1973) was an American actor. Blackmer was born and raised in Salisbury, North Carolina. He started off in an insurance and financial business but gave up on it. While working as a builder's labourer on a new building, he saw a Pearl White serial being filmed and immediately decided to go into acting. Blackmer went to New York hoping to act on the stage.

Quotes by Sidney Blackmer

Contemporaries Acting : Actor

Warren William Actor
Imitation of Life
William Powell Actor
My Man Godfrey
Lilia Skala Actor
Lilies of the Field
Basil Rathbone Actor
Played original Sherlock Holmes
Alan Mowbray Actor
Founding member, Screen Actors Guild
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