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Also Known As: Melvin Joseph Messinger, Buddie Messenger, Bud Messinger, Buddy Messenger, Buddie Messinger Died:
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Buddy Messinger began his entertainment career as a 16-year-old child actor. In 1917, he made his first film appearance at age 10 in "Gloriana." In 1947, he took his first job as an assistant director on the film "The Valiant Hombre." Messinger began his career with a role in "The Abysmal Brute" (1923). Messinger then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in "A Lady of Chance" (1928). Later in his career, Messinger acted in "Hold Back the Dawn" (1941) with Charles Boyer. Messinger passed away in October 1965 at the age of 58.

Buddy Messinger began his entertainment career as a 16-year-old child actor. In 1917, he made his first film appearance at age 10 in "Gloriana." In 1947, he took his first job as an assistant director on the film "The Valiant Hombre." Messinger began his career with a role in "The Abysmal Brute" (1923). Messinger then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in "A Lady of Chance" (1928). Later in his career, Messinger acted in "Hold Back the Dawn" (1941) with Charles Boyer. Messinger passed away in October 1965 at the age of 58.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  The Sergeant Was a Lady (1961) Assistant Director
2.
  The Clown and the Kid (1961) Assistant Director
3.
  Zero Hour! (1957) Assistant Director
4.
  Around the World in 80 Days (1956) 2d asst dir
5.
  Flame of the Islands (1956) 2d asst dir
6.
  Giant (1956) 2d asst dir
7.
  Carolina Cannonball (1955) Assistant Director
8.
  The Road to Denver (1955) Assistant Director
9.
  Timberjack (1955) 2d asst dir
10.
  Blackboard Jungle (1955) 2d asst dir

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Devil's Doorway (1950)
2.
 The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944) U.S. sailor
3.
 Crime by Night (1944) Bellboy
4.
 Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour (1943) Soda clerk
5.
 Calling Dr. Gillespie (1942) Messenger boy
6.
 The Affairs of Martha (1942) Butcher boy
7.
 The Mexican Spitfire's Baby (1941) Reporter
8.
 Three Girls About Town (1941) Bellhop
9.
 Citizen Kane (1941) Man at boat deck
10.
 Hold Back the Dawn (1941) Elevator boy
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