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B. Reeves Eason ACTOR




B. REEVES EASON BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:

B. Reeves Eason was born on October 2nd, 1886 in New York City, New York with the birth name William Reaves Eason.  Prior to working as an actor he ran his own produce business but then had a change of heart and decided to pursue a career as an actor.
 
He began like many in his era working as a stage actor as well as performing in vaudeville.  He began acting in 1910 and later on actually made a career move to working on the other side of the industry as a director.
 
Over the course of his career as an actor he would appear in over fifty films between 1913 and 1928, and then moved over full time to work as a highly successful director.  Some of his more well known film roles included, "Jail Birds" (1914), "In the Candlelight" (1914), "In the Twilight" (1915) and his final role was in 1928 on "The Danger Rider".
 
B. Reeves Eason married only once to Jimsy Maye and he had one son who was involved in acting, but sadly at the age of six was killed when he was hit by a truck.  Eason passed away on June 9th, 1956 in Sherman Oaks, California after suffering from a fatal heart attack and his remains are interred at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Los Angeles, California.      

Filmography 


1928         The Danger Rider
1920         Two Kinds of Love
1918         Nine-Tenths of the Law
1917         Hell Hath No Fury
1915         The Guy Upstairs
1915         The Purple Hills
1915         When Empty Hearts Are Filled
1915         A Touch of Love 
1915         Competition
1915         The Two Sentences 
1915         The Echo 
1915         Heart of Flame
1915         In the Twilight
1915         A Heart of Gold 
1915         The Law of the Wilds 
1915         The Black Ghost Bandit 
1915         The Legend Beautiful 
1914         The Unseen Vengeance
1914         The Sower Reaps
1914         The Strength o' Ten
1914         In the Candlelight
1914         Redbird Wins
1914         Sir Galahad of Twilight 
1914         In the Open
1914         Jail Birds 
1914         His Faith in Humanity
1914         Break, Break, Break
1914         The Aftermath
1914         Feast and Famine
1914         Sparrow of the Circus
1914         A Prince of Bohemia 
1914         The Lost Sermon
1914         Beyond the City 
1914         A Soul Astray
1914         Calamity Anne's Love Affair
1914         In the Moonlight
1914         The Smouldering Spark
1914         The Second Clue
1914         The Town of Nazareth
1914         The Dream Child
1914         The Money Lender
1914         The Lost Treasure
1914         The Hermit
1914         The Return of Helen Redmond
1914         The Miser's Policy
1913         The Shriner's Daughter
1913         Armed Intervention
1913         A Divorce Scandal
1913         In the Days of Trajan
1913         The Step Brothers 







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