William Henry Pratt

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United States film actor (born in England) noted for his performances in horror films (1887-1969)

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But it was for playing Frankenstein's monster in Frankenstein (1931) and Bride Of Frankenstein (1935) that Karloff, who was born William Henry Pratt on November 23, 1887, is best remembered.
A It was Boris Karloff (William Henry Pratt, 1887-1969), everyone's favourite 'monster'.
Which horror film actor's real name is William Henry Pratt?
1969: William Henry Pratt, better known as horror actor Boris Karloff, died aged 81.
My birth name was William Henry Pratt. A stalwart of the horror movie genre, my portrayal of The Monster in the 1931 film Frankenstein has defined the way that Mary Shelley's creation has been portrayed on and off screen ever since.