Louise Glaum

Photo: Albert Witzel (1879-1929)

1888 - 1970

The actress Louise Glaum was born as Lula Lee Strong.
She began her acting career about 1907 with first stage appearances, it followed theater tours through the USA.

She conquered the still new big screen in 1912 and soon became a popular star of the 10's, among others with a serial with the figure "Universal Ike".

To her first movies belong "When the Heart Calls" (12), "Making a Man of Her" (12), "The Boomerang" (13), "The Quakerness" (13) and "The Invisible Foe" (13).

The next two years marked the height of her cinematical career and Louise Glaum took part in numerous productions. 
Successful movies of those years were "Out in the Rain" (14), "Universal Ike and the School Belle" (14), "Universal Ike and the Vampire" (14), "The Panther" (14), "In the Land of the Otter" (15) "The Toast of Death" (15) - her first feature movie, "The Renegade" (15), "The Reward" (15) and "The Forbidden Adventure" (15).

Afterwards her engagement in front of the camera diminished, still she took part in some well-known movies.
To these movies belong "The Three Musketeers" (16), "Somewhere in France" (16), "Hell's Hinges" (16), "The Wolf Woman" (16), "Golden Rule Kate" (17), "Wedlock" (18), "The Goddess of Lost Lake" (18) and "Sahara" (19).

Her last movies came in the 20's into being, for example"Love Madness" (20), "The Leopard Woman" (20), "Greater Than Love" (21) and "Fifty-Fifty" (25).

Later she concentrated to theater where she appeared for many years. Beside it she also wrote own plays like "The Web" and in 1935 she opened the "Louise Glaum Playhouse" in Los Angeles.

Louise Glaum was among others married with the director Harry J. Edwards.

Other movies with Louise Glaum:
A Stubborn Cupid (12) The $2500 Bride (12) The Girls and the Chaperone (12) Those Lovesick Cowboys (12) Hearts and Skirts (12) Love and a Lemon (12) Her Friend, the Doctor (12) The Lady Barber of Roaring Gulch (12) Sharps and Chaps (12) The Seal of Silence (13) The Girls and Dad (13) Loaded Dice (13) The Reaping (13) The Efficacy of Prayer (13) The Sign of the Snake (13) The Masquerader (14) The Convict's Story (14) The Fatal Clues (14) Chasing the Smugglers (14) Universal Ike Gets a Goat (14) Universal Ike's Wooing (14) Universal Ike Has One Foot in the Grave (14) The Award of Justice (14) Universal Ike in the Battle of Little Tin Horn (14) Universal Ike Goes Astray (14) Why Universal Ike Left Home (14) Universal Ike Has His Ups and Downs (14) When Universal Ike Set (14) Universal Ike Makes a Monkey of Himself (14) Universal Ike Junior Is Kept from Being an Actor (14) Universal Ike Almost a Hero (14) Universal Ike in Pursuit of Eats (14) Universal Ike Gets a Line on His Wife (14) Universal Ike Junior and His Mother-in-Law (14) Universal Ike Junior in a Battle Royal (14) Universal Ike Junior Bearly Won Her (14) Universal Ike Junior in a Case on the Doctor (14) Universal Ike Junior in Me, Him and I (14) Universal Ike Junior in the New Cook (14) Universal Ike Junior in Cupid's Victory (14) Universal Ike Junior in His City Elopement (14) Universal Ike Junior in the Dangers of a Great City (14) Universal Ike Junior at the Dance of Little L.O. (14) Universal Ike Junior's Legacy (14) Universal Ike Junior in the Scarecrow and the Chaperone (14) Universal Ike in Three of a Kind (14) Universal Ike Junior on His Honeymoon (14) Universal Ike Junior Nearly Gets Married (14) Universal Ike Junior in the Dear Hunter (14) Universal Ike Junior in the Shack Next Door (14) Universal Ike in the Neglected Wife (14) Universal Ike in Mary Green's Husband (14) The Scrub (15) A Lucky Blowout (15) The Customary Wife (15) College Days (15) Winning Back (15) A Case of Poison (15) The Cup of Life (15) The Darkening Trail (15) The Conversion for Frosty Blake (15) The Tavern Keeper's Son (15) The Secret of Lost River (15) Hearts and Swords (15) The Phantom Extra (15) When the Tide Came In (15) Keno Bates, Liar (15) The Iron Strain (15) Matrimony (15) Home (16) The Aryan (16) Honor Thy Name (16) The Return of Draw Egan (16) The Weaker Sex (17) Sweetheart of the Doomed (17) Love or Justice (17) A Strange Transgressor (17) Idolators (17) Staking His Life (18) An Alien Enemy (18) Shackled (18) A Law Unto Herself (18) The Lone Wolf's Daughter (19) Sex (20) Love (20) I Am Guilty (21)