Donald Reed (actor)

Donald Reed (born Ernesto Avila Guillen; July 23, 1901 – February 28, 1973) was a Mexican film actor, and later, Beverly Hills video consultant. He appeared in 47 films between 1925 and 1940.[1] He married the beauty pageant winner Janet Eastman and the two had one daughter together, Joy. He was born in Mexico City, Mexico and died in Westwood, Los Angeles, California.

Donald Reed
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Reed with Lupita Tovar in Santa (1932)
Born(1901-07-23)July 23, 1901
Mexico City, Mexico
DiedFebruary 28, 1973(1973-02-28) (aged 71)
Other namesErnesto Avila Guillen
Years active1925-1940

Selected filmographyEdit


  1. ^ Gary D. Keller (1997). A biographical handbook of Hispanics and United States film. Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe. p. 163. ISBN 978-0-927534-65-9.

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