Richard Bennett


  1. Lionel Atwill, The Songs of Songs, 1932.   Before falling ill, the father of the Bennett girls (in movies since 1914) was booked for  Baron von Merzbach in the Dietrich vehicle.
  2. Henry B Wathall, Viva Villa, 1933.   The debonair father of the Bennett girls  (Barbara, Constance and Joan) tested for Madero but lost out to the more experienced Walthall.  In all, Walthall made 299 more films than Bennett! 




 Birth year: 1870Death year: 1944Other name: Casting Calls:  2