Francis Lumsden Hare
17 October 1874
Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland
|Died||28 August 1964 (aged 89)|
|Occupation(s)||Actor, theatre director and theatrical producer|
Francis Lumsden Hare (17 October 1874 – 28 August 1964) was an Irish-born film and theatre actor. He was also a theatre director and theatrical producer.
Hare studied at St. Dunstan's College in London.
Hare appeared in more than 35 Broadway productions between 1900 and 1942. In 1908 he first appeared on Broadway in the hit play What Every Woman Knows starring Maude Adams. He served as director and/or producer for various productions, some starring himself.
He started appearing in films in 1916. By his last screen appearance in 1961, Hare had appeared in more than 140 films and over a dozen television productions.
Hare was married to actress Selene Johnson. He died 28 August 1964, aged 89, in Beverly Hills, California.