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Also Known As: Died: September 28, 1995
Born: Cause of Death: complications from Alzheimer's disease
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Cast (feature film)

The Family Next Door (1939) as Bill Tevis
They Asked for It (1939) as Dr. Peter Sparks
I Stand Accused (1938) as Paul V. Reynolds
Fred, a young lawyer fresh out of school, climbs quickly to success as the mouthpiece for a gangland mob. His friend Paul, however, reaches equally quick success - in the district attorney's office. Inevitably, they meet on opposite sides of the courtroom.
Road Demon (1938) as Ted Rogers
Walking Down Broadway (1938) as Tom Douglas
Seventh Heaven (1937) as Brissac
A Parisian sewer worker (Stewart) longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl (Simone Simon) from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to war.
Heidi (1937) as Pastor Schultz
An orphaned girl tends goats for her grandfather until she's sold to serve as a disabled girl's companion.
The Great Hospital Mystery (1937) as Dr. David McKerry
Woman-Wise (1937) as Clint De Witt
Tracey Browne (Michael Whalen), sports editor of the "Globe", leanrs that fight promoter Richards (Alan Dinehart) and Stevens (Douglas Fowley), sports editor of the "Dispatch", are conducting a boxing racket that victimizes down-and-out, has-been fighters, and he denounces them in his column. He gives Alice Fuller (Richelle Hudson),daughter of one of the fighters (Pat Flaherty) whom he aids , the job of following young Clint De Witt (John Beck), son of the "Globe's" owner, to see that he sticks to his job. Browne, who has fallen in love with Alice, thinks it is Clint she loves. In their effort to get Browne for his meddling, Richards and Stevens strike at him through Clint.
Think Fast, Mr. Moto (1937) as Bob Hitchings
Mr Moto encounters mysterious goings-on on a ship bound for Shanghai. He recognises his steward as the murderer of a man in San Francisco, and catches him trying to steal an important letter from the stateroom of another passenger, Robert Hitchings. Hitchings, son of the owner of the shipping line, falls in love with Gloria, who refuses to tell him anything about her life and disappears when they arrive in Shanghai. In Shanghai, Mr Moto uncovers the secret which links the murder in San Francisco, the mysterious letter, and Gloria.
Thank You, Mr. Moto (1937) as Tom Nelson
An Asian detective competes with treasure-hunters for the key to a priceless golden hoard.
45 Fathers (1937) as Roger Farragut
Can This Be Dixie? (1937) as Ulysses S. Sherman
Crack-Up (1937) as Joe Randall
The Thirteenth Chair (1937) as Dick Crosby
A phony psychic tries to solve a murder that took place during her seance.
Charlie Chan at the Opera (1937) as Phil Childers
Regarded by many as the best of the Charlie Chan series. The opera star Gravelle suffers amnesia. He is a recent escapee from an insane asylum, accused of murdering fellow performers (his wife and her lover). Included in the movie is the opera "Carnival", composed for the picture by Oscar Levant.
Under Two Flags (1936) as Pierre
Sergeant Victor comes to the French Foreign Legion after taking the blame for his brother's crime. Cigarette falls in love with him though Major Doyle is in love with her. Doyle sends Victor on dangerous assignments to be rid of him. He falls in love with Lady Venetia Cunningham, a visitor to the garrison.
My Marriage (1936) as Roger Tyler
Champagne Charlie (1936) as Tod Hollingsworth
Every Saturday Night (1936) as Clark Newall
Charlie Chan at the Race Track (1936) as Bruce Rogers
While steaming from Honolulu to Los Angeles the owner of a prize racehorse headed for the Santa Anita Handicap is killed, apparently kicked to death by his stallion. Not so, deduces Charlie. Leter he exposes efforts to fix a race at the famous track.
White Fang (1936) as Hal Burgess
Jack London tale of a woman (Muir) and weakling brother (Beck) who inherit a mine. When the brother commits suicide the guide (Whalen) is accused of murder
Music Is Magic (1935) as Tony Bennett
Vaudevillians supporting the musical efforts of aging Hollywood star Diane de Valle decide to head for Tinseltown themselves when de Valle's high salary and low drawing power cancel the revue. Managing to land roles in a de Valle musical movie, perky Peggy is rescued from the chorus line by the tricks of her boyfriend Jack, who uses bravado to usurp de Valle's role in favor of Peggy, who is more suited to the bouncy musical.
Life Begins at 40 (1935) as Joe Abercrombie
A small-town newspaper publisher champions a young man who may have been jailed wrongly.
Lottery Lover (1935) as Cadet
Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935) as Tom Evans
The Asian sleuth investigates the murder of an archaeologist found wrapped up like a mummy.
Charlie Chan in Paris (1935) as Victor Descartes
Charlie's visit to Paris, ostensibly a vacation, is really a mission to investigate a bond-forgery racket. But his agent, apache dancer Nardi is killed before she can tell him much. The case, complicated by a false murder accusation for banker's daughter Yvette, climaxes with a strange journey through the Paris sewers.
Hell in the Heavens (1934) as Replacement officer

Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)

For the Troops: An MTV/USO Special (2002) as Lighting Director
Telecast of a concert for United States service men and women. Includes performances by Jennifer Lopez, Kid Rock and Ja Rule, as well as behind-the-scenes reports and stories. MTV News correspondent Gideon Yago interviews men and women stationed overseas about how their lives have changed over the l
My Romance: An Evening With Jim Brickman (2000) as Lighting Gaffer
Pianist and composer Jim Brickman performs in Salt Lake City at the Capitol Theatre with Olivia Newton-John, Donny Osmond and Dave Koz.

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