Lionel Atwill, Horror Star’s Hollywood Sex Scandal


Lionel Atwill faces-off with Frankenstein's Monster, played by Boris Karloff

Lionel Atwill faces-off with Frankenstein’s Monster, played by Boris Karloff


Today sex scandals seem to do little, if anything, to damage a celebrity’s career. In fact, the accused often seem to benefit from the notoriety which can often relaunch their careers. This was not the case some 60 years ago when a series of trials besmirched the reputation of the English Universal Horror Star Lionel Atwill. STEPHEN JACOBS reports …


Author: The Spooky Isles

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