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Also Known As: Died: March 1, 1988
Born: August 12, 1907 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: St Louis, Missouri, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Which Way to the Front? (1970) as Dock master
Brendan Byers III, the richest man Americas, has been pronounced unfit to serve in the army of his country by the medical examination board. However, Mr. Byers is not the kind of man who takes "No" for an answer and soon a new player enters World War II.
2.
Hand of Death (1962) as
3.
The Errand Boy (1961) as
Paramutual Pictures wants to know where all the money is going so they hire Morty to be their spy. Morty works for Mr. Sneak and gets a job in the mail room so that he can have access to the lot. But all that Morty ever finds is that he can cause havoc no matter what he does.
4.
The Silent Call (1961) as
A dog searches for the family that was forced to leave him behind.
5.
Let's Make Love (1960) as Charlie Lamont
A millionaire uses a fake name to infiltrate a musical making fun of him.
6.
The Story on Page One (1959) as Gallagher
When Jo Morris' marriage turned sour and heartless, she found sympathy and companionship with widower Larry Ellis. After Jo's husband is accidentally killed in a struggle over a gun with Larry, the adulterous couple find themselves on trial for their lives, with their lawyers fighting the pair's reluctance to turn against each other.
7.
Plunderers of Painted Flats (1959) as Andy Heather
8.
The Rookie (1959) as Medic
9.
Say One for Me (1959) as Joe Greb
Father Conroy (Crosby) has a parish which serves the acting and performance community. When one of his parishoners gets too sick to work, his daughter Holly (Reynolds) finds a job working for a dance club of questionable character, which is run by Tony Vincent (Wagner). Vincent never made the big time, and Father Conroy tries to look after Holly. There are many musical numbers, and the conclusion is a televised benefit show hosted by Father Conroy, and Tony must choose between Holly and national fame.
10.
The Helen Morgan Story (1957) as Bartender
A singer rises from sordid beginnings to fame and fortune... only to lose it all.
11.
It's a Dog's Life (1955) as Dog catcher
12.
Two-Gun Lady (1955) as Doc McGinnis
Karen Marshall arrives in the town controlled by Jud Ivers posing as Kate Masters. Her traveling companion taught her to shoot and she puts on her sharpshooting act at the saloon. But her main objective in returning is to find and kill the man that murdered her mother when she was a girl. That man is Ivers' son and when her true identity becomes known she is ready to face him in a gunfight.
13.
Headline Hunters (1955) as Coroner
14.
Abbott and Costello Meet the Keystone Kops (1955) as The Hunter
Harry and Willie buy the Edison Movie Studio in the year 1912 from Joseph Gorman, a confidence man. They follow Gorman to Hollywood where, as stunt men, they find him directing movies as Sergei Trumanoff and stealing the studio payroll.
15.
Mad at the World (1955) as Gas station attendant
16.
Sins of Jezebel (1953) as Yonkel
17.
I, the Jury (1953) as Pete
It's nearly Christmas, but Mike Hammer is on the vengeance trail when Jack, his wartime buddy, is murdered. Hotheaded Hammer sets out to find the killer, working his way through an increasingly large pile of suspects (and corpses). Along the way, he meets a new love interest, psychologist Charlotte Manning, a treacherous Santa, a gangster named Kalecki, and two weird sisters, the Bellamy twins.
18.
The Desert Hawk (1950) as Sinbad
"2000 years ago" desert guerilla Omar, with henchmen Aladdin and Sinbad, opposes tyrannical Prince Murad. To prevent Murad from marrying caliph's daughter Schaharazade, disguised Omar marries her himself. When the trick is discovered, both prince and princess want Omar's head; but Murad has yet more dastardly plans, leading to more captures, rescues, and scimitar-play.
19.
Joe Palooka Meets Humphrey (1950) as Carlton
Joe Palooka (Joe Kirkwood Jr). and Anne Howe (Pamela Blake) go to Harrow Hot Springs to spend their honeymoon and shortly after they arrive, Humphrey Pennyworth (Robert Coogan), good-natured, small-town blacksmith, who has repaired their car, arrives and explains that he always guarantees his work for 30 days and wants to be on hand to ensure the motor works okay. Before long, Joe is matched in a benefit bout with Johnson, but the latter is replaced by Humphrey after being kayoed by him after he insulted Joe. Johnson's manager, Belden (Jerome Cowan), quickly tries to arrange to manage Humphrey, but Joe's manager Knobby Walsh (Leon Errol) realizes that Humphrey's amazing super strength is a menace to Joe's career, so he poses as English fight manager Lord Cecil Poole and takes over the management of Humphrey. Belden has a couple of his henchmen kidnap Poole/Walsh.
20.
Africa Screams (1949) as Harry
Abbott and Costello search for an African diamond mine.
21.
Woman in Hiding (1949) as Salesman with drum
Deborah Chandler's rejected suitor, Selden Clark, manages the factory of her father, who dies: did he fall or was he pushed? But charming Clark manages to win her over and marry her. On the honeymoon, Clark's former girl Patricia intervenes and opens Deborah's eyes, alas too late. Now Clark tries to kill Deborah. Believed dead by all but Clark, she flees. But drifter Keith Ramsey recognizes and follows her. Can she trust him? Can he believe her?
22.
Feudin', Fussin and A-Fightin' (1948) as Sharkey Dolan
Small towners kidnap a salesman to help them win a race against their rivals.
23.
Talk About a Lady (1946) as Roly Q. Entwhistle
24.
Eadie Was a Lady (1945) as "Professor" Dingle
Edithea Alden, a college girl from a wealthy family, is working at night as dancer in a nightclub. When the leading lady Rose is loosing the customers attractiong, Editha gets her job, but due to the fact that her double life could be discoverd, she quits, the nightclub is forced to close. In college she gets a role in the annual college show. The ex-nightclubowner finds out who his star really was, and gets her back, but on opening night they are arrested, because the former star has found out the truth about the job offer. After that the college wants to expell her.
25.
Hey, Rookie (1944) as Pudge Pfeiffer
Musical comedy star Jimmy Leighter wants to get away from show biz and his leading lady Winnie Clark, so he joins the Army. There he gets the order to put on a show, Winnie Clark appears in a camp show, hears about his task and offers him his help. He thinks, she does it for her publicity only, so he doesn't want to know anything about this, till he finds out, that she has no such intentions.
26.
Hot Steel (1940) as "Siggie" Landers

Cast (special)

27.
Yogi's Space Race (1978) as Voice Of Scarebear
The format finds Yogi Bear and his friend, Scarebear, as astronauts who compete in various space races for prizes.

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