Harry Sweet (Harry Swett)

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Colorado, USA
Harry Sweet was born in Teller County, Colorado, in 1901 and moved with his family to Reno, Nevada, in 1916. While in high school he was a movie projectionist for several theaters in the city. He also was a talented acrobat.

He arrived in Hollywood in 1919 and immediately went to work as an actor for L-KO Studios, which was supervised by Universal Studios. Sweet made only one film there because Universal shut down L-KO as a precautionary measure during the Spanish Influenza Epidemic of 1918-1919. Read more...