|Born||October 3, 1888|
Santa Ana, California, U.S.
|Died||May 7, 1943 (aged 54)|
Hollywood, California, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Ellen Evelyn James (1918 – May 7, 1943); 4 children|
Wade Boteler (October 3, 1888 – May 7, 1943) was an American film actor and writer. He appeared in more than 430 films between 1919 and 1943.
He was born in Santa Ana, California, and died in Hollywood, California, from a heart attack.
Boteler graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. After he graduated, he stayed there as a director until he joined the Army in World War I. For three years in the mid-1920s, he worked for Douglas MacLean's film company as both actor and writer.
On Broadway, Boteler appeared in the play The Silent Voice (1914).