The Dapper Hollywood Film Star Sessue Hayakawa in the who in a time more enlightened than our own rivaled Douglas Fairbanks at the box office. He went on to form his own production company, becoming one of the highest paid figures during its silent era.
Sessue Hayakawa, Hollywood silent film star and the first movie hearthrob - sadly forgotten today. though I remember him as the pirate captain in Disney's "Swiss Family Robinson," when he was quite older.
Sessue Hayakawa's splashy career as a major Hollywood star began in 1914 and lasted through World War II and into the Despite his early success as a romantic hero, Hayakawa was increasingly relegated to anti-hero roles in his later career.