Percy Waram

Percy Waram (1880–1961)[1][2] was a British born stage and film actor who spent much of his career in the United States. He is best remembered for his co-starring role in the Andy Griffith film A Face in the Crowd as General Haynesworth.[3][4]

Percy Waram
Percy Waram and Jane Cowl in The Merchant of Yonkers 1938.
Percy Carne Waram

October 28, 1880
DiedOctober 5, 1961
Huntington, Long Island, New York U.S.A.
Resting placeEvergreen Cemetery, Stonington, New London County, Connecticut U.S.A.
Years active1899–1957
Spouse(s)Lucia Cole


Year Title Role Notes
1935Mutiny on the BountyColeman
1939...One Third of a Nation...Arthur Mather
1944Ministry of FearInspector Prentice
1947It Had to Be YouRoger Newcombe
1947The Late George ApleyMr. Horace Stafford
1950The Big HangoverJohn Belney
1957A Face in the CrowdGen. Haynesworth(final film role)


  1. Silent Film Necrology p.551 2nd edition c.2001 by Eugene M. Vazzana..ISBN 0-7864-1059-0
  2. Who Was Who on Screen, p.477 2nd edition c.1977 by Evelyn Mack Truitt..ISBN 0-8352-0914-8
  3. Great Actors & Actresses of the American Stage in Historic Photographs p.116 ed. Stanley Appelbaum c.1983 ISBN 0-486-24555-1
  4. Who Was Who in the Theatre: 1912-1976 volume 4 Q-Z pages 2491-2492; compiled from editions originally published annually by John Parker, this 1976 edition published by Gale Research

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