<ptext-align:>Edgar Barrier (March 4, 1907 – June 20, 1964) was an American actor who appeared on radio, stage, and screen. In the 1930s he was a member ofOrson Welles' Mercury Theatre and played Simon Templar on The Saint
radio show. He also appeared in two films with Welles, Macbeth
, andJourney into Fear
. Barrier also appeared in the 1938 Welles-directed short, Too Much Johnson
, but Welles never intended to release that film by itself and it is now considered lost.
<ptext-align:>He was a guest star on a few episodes of Disney's Zorro
as Don Cornelio Esperon.
<ptext-align:>Barrier was born in New York City and died in Hollywood, California from a heart attack.