Deaths in Film & Television in 1937

  • Jan 2 Ross Alexander, actor (Capt Blood, Boulder Dam), dies at 29
  • Jan 21 Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  • Feb 3 Marija Leiko, Latvian film actress (b. 1887)
  • Mar 6 Frank Vosper, actor/writer (Jew Suss), dies at 37
  • Apr 29 William Gillette, American actor (b. 1853)
  • May 1 Snitz Edwards, actor (Phantom of the Opera, College), dies at 75
  • May 10 William Tedmarsh, silent movie actor (b. 1876)
  • Jun 25 Colin Clive, actor (Bride of Frankenstein, Jane Eyre), dies at 39
  • Sep 2 Esther de Farmer-of Rich, actress (Kniertje-On hope of blessing), dies
  • Sep 15 Clifford Heatherley, actress (For Love or Money, Cash), dies at 48
  • Oct 15 James Marcus, American actor (The Eagle, The Lonely Trail) dies at 70
  • Nov 10 Nikolai Batalov, actor (Mother), dies at 37
  • Dec 12 Alfred Abel, actor (Dr Mabuse, Metropolis), dies at 57