Tag: Tod Slaughter

Tod Slaughter (1885-1956) was an English actor, known for playing villians in film adaptations of Victoria melodramas, such as Maria Marten, of the Murder in the Red Barn, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, The Face at the Window and The Greed of William Hart.

 

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