George Kuwa

Born Apr 7, 1885
  • Actor
George Kuwa was a Japanese and American Issei film actor of the silent era. He appeared in 58 films between 1916 and 1931. He was the first actor to portray Charlie Chan on-screen, in the 1926 film serial The House Without a Key.

George Kuwa Stats


: Actor


: Japan

Date of Birth

: April 7, 1885

Place of Birth

: Japan

Date of Death

: October 13, 1931

Place of Death

: Japan

George Kuwa Film Roles

  1. The Chinese Parrot
    The Chinese Parrot
  2. Moran of the Lady Letty
    "Chopstick" Charlie
George Kuwa