Noel Madison

Noel Madison (born Noel Nathaniel Moscovitch; April 30, 1897 – January 6, 1975) was an American character actor in the 1930s and 1940s and appeared in 75 films, often as a gangster.

Noel Madison
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Lobby card for The Important Witness (1933) with Noel Madison (upper left)
Noel Nathaniel Moscovitch

(1897-04-30)April 30, 1897
DiedJanuary 6, 1975(1975-01-06) (aged 77)
Years active1930–1948
Spouse(s)Marjorie Joyce Nathan (1926–1975; his death) 1 child
Parent(s)Maurice Moscovitch
Rose Moscovitch

Born in New York City,[1] Madison was the son of actor Maurice Moscovitch[2] and his wife Rose.

Besides his theatrical work in the United States, he acted on stage in England and Australia.[3]

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  1. ^ "They Head 'The Last Mile' Cast". The Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune. Missouri, Chillicothe. September 10, 1932. p. 6. Retrieved 20 February 2019 – via
  2. ^ "Rice Drama Back at Alcazar; Noel Madison Starred". The San Francisco Examiner. California, San Francisco. August 26, 1933. p. 13. Retrieved 20 February 2019 – via
  3. ^ "Noel Madison Can't Escape Suave Villains". The Los Angeles Times. California, Los Angeles. July 26, 1936. p. 46. Retrieved 20 February 2019 – via

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