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Also Known As: Died: December 21, 1996
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Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Harum Scarum (1965) as King Toranshah
An American film star is kidnapped in the Middle East.
The Tattered Dress (1957) as Michael Reston
After a wild night, wealthy Michael Reston's adulterous wife Charleen comes home with her ripe young body barely concealed by a dress in rags; murder results. Top defense lawyer J.G. Blane, whose own marriage exists in name only, arrives in Desert View, Nevada to find the townsfolk and politically powerful Sheriff Hoak distinctly hostile to the Restons. In due course, Blane discovers he's been "taken for a ride," and that quiet desert communities can be deadly...
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955) as Robert Collier
Take Me to Town (1953) as Newton Cole
Saloon entertainer Vermilion O'Toole and her former partner in crime Newt Cole escape from a train ride to prison and hide out in logging town Timberline. Meanwhile, the three 'cute' sons of widower Will Hall come to town in search of a wife for their dad, and pick our heroine. Vermilion needs to lay low to escape the marshal, so she accepts the boys' offer to visit pioneer community Pine Grove. Once there, she annoys local Mrs. Grundys but eventually starts to fit in. But what is that blackhearted villain Newt Cole up to?
Tripoli (1950) as Hamet Karamanly
Davy Crockett, Indian Scout (1950) as Red Hawk
One of Davy Crockett''''s descendants leads a wagon train through perilous territory.
Bandit Queen (1950) as Carlos Murietta, also known as Joachim and Carlos Del Rio
Zara Montalve (Barbara Britton), half Spanish and half America, returns to her native California in time to see her parents (Cecile Weston and Victor Kilian) murdered for their hacienda and gold by Sheriff Jim Harding (Barton MacLane) and his gang. Posing as Lola Belmont, an American visiting from Detroit, teams up with Joaquin Murietta (Philip Reed), posing as Carlos Del Rio), to form a Robin-Hood type band that takes vengeance on the gang and restores stolen gold to its rightful owners, aided by militia leader Dan Hinsdale (Willard Parker.)
Manhandled (1949) as Guy Bayard
A phony psychiatrist''''s secretary gets caught up in a murder case.
Daughter of the West (1949) as Navo White Eagle
Big Town Scandal (1948) as Steve Wilson
Steve Wilson (Philip Reed), crusading editor of the Big Town's Illustrated Press, with the aid of police-beat reporter Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) battles against the core of the city's vice - its young delinquents. He takes five of the worst young offenders and molds them into the town's best basketball team. The leader of the kid gang, Tommy Malone (Stanley "Stash" Clements), ties in with two hoodlums and agrees to throw the basketball game.
Unknown Island (1948) as Ted Osborne
Adventure-seeker Ted Osborne has convinced his finacee Carole to finance his expedition to an uncharted South Pacific island supposedly populated with dinosaurs. Piloting their ship is Captain Tarnowski, a ruthless alcoholic suffering from malaria- induced bouts of insanity. When they arrive at the island, they discover that the stories they have heard are all true. Will they survive to tell anyone what they've found?
Bodyguard (1948) as Freddie Dysen
A cop on suspension is framed for murder.
Big Town After Dark (1947) as Steve Wilson
When Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) leaves her job as the police reporter for the Illustrated Press, Managing Editor Steve Wilson (Philip Reed) employs the publisher's niece, Susan Peabody (Ann Gillis), to replace her. Susan becomes involved with gangsters in plotting a $50,000 swindle against her uncle, which Steve and the returned Lorelei uncover.
Song of the Thin Man (1947) as Tommy Edlon Drake
Society sleuths Nick and Nora Charles investigate a murder in a jazz club.
Song of Scheherazade (1947) as Prince Mischetsky
In 1865, the cadets of a Russian Naval Academy ship have shore leave in Morocco; among them is (fictionalized) future composer 'Nicky' Rimsky-Korsakov. In search of a piano, Nicky and singing ship's doctor Klin meet a family of once-wealthy Spanish colonists...and their daughter Cara who secretly dances in a cabaret. Romantic complications ensue, but Nicky seems less interested in Cara's favors than in inspirations for his future masterpieces.
Pirates of Monterey (1947) as Lt. Carlos Ortega
I Cover Big Town (1947) as Steve Wilson
One of the four films in the Pine-Thomas series based on radio's long-running "Big Town." This time out, society editor Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) is assigned to the police beat. Her paper, "The Illustrated Press", following its usual policy of socially-correct muckraking by crusading editor Steve Wilson, is putting heat on the chief of police (Robert Shayne.) But Lorelei believes the chief is qualified to do the job. She and managing editor Steve Wilson (Philip Reed), who, in the film series, is wrong more often than right, discover a corpse and then proceed to help the police solve the crime. The police chief lends enough of a helping hand to be vindicated.
Big Town (1947) as Steve Wilson
The initial entry in the Pine-Thomas series based on the "Big Town" radio series finds Steve Wilson (Philip Reed) as a newly-hired managing editor brought on board to liven up "The Illustrated Press" newspaper. He runs into problems with two of the paper's star reporters, Lorelei Kilbourne (Hillary Brooke) and Pete Ryan (Robert Lowery), when his aggressive demands that they employ a yellow journalism type of reporting to build circulation, and they both resign to work for another newspaper. Wilson begins to realize that while his type of journalism does build circulation, it has also brought ruin and disgrace to some innocent victims. Lorelei and Pete are brought back by Wilson with his promise that "The Illustrated Press" will become a crusader against evil.
Hot Cargo (1946) as Chris Bigelow
Two discharged service men, William Gargan and Philip Reed, go to the redwood country in northern California to visit the family of a buddy killed in the war. There, they find the family's trucking business is being threatned by a rival who will stop at nothing to ruin their business. They take up the fight against the crooks.
People Are Funny (1946) as Johnny Guedel
A comedy based on NBC's "People Are Funny" radio (and later television) program with Art Linkletter with a fictional story of how the program came to be on a national network from its humble beginning at a Nevada radio station. Jack Haley is a producer with only half-rights to the program while Ozzie Nelson and Helen Walker are the radio writers and supply the romance. Rudy Vallee, always able to burlesque himself intentional and, quite often, unintentional, is the owner of the sought-after sponsoring company. Frances Langford, as herself, sings "I'm in the Mood for Love" while the Vagabonds quartet (billed 12th and last) chimes in on "Angeline" and "The Old Square Dance is Back Again."
Rendezvous with Annie (1946) as Lieutenant Avery
Her Sister's Secret (1946) as Dick Connolly
When her soldier lover disappears, a young woman gives up their child to her sister, only to have the man return intent on building a family.
Old Acquaintance (1943) as Lucian Grant
Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives.
A Gentleman After Dark (1942) as Eddie
Aloma of the South Seas (1941) as Revo
A young South Seas native boy is sent to the U.S. for his education, returns to his island after his father dies to try to stop a revolution.
Week-End for Three (1941) as Randy [Bloodworth]
A married woman invites a former boyfriend to dinner, and he decides to move in.
Madame X (1937) as Jean [Rochin]
When she kills a blackmailer, a woman is defended by the son she abandoned years earlier.
Klondike Annie (1936) as [Inspector] Jack Forrest
Rose Carlton is the kept woman of Chan Lo, who takes her from walking the streets to pacing the floors of her high rent apartment. Rose ends up killing Chan and boards a ship where burly sea captain Bull Brackett takes a shine to her. When he finds out she killed Chan, he blackmails her into coming
The Luckiest Girl in the World (1936) as Percy Mayhew
The Last of the Mohicans (1936) as Uncas
A frontier scout rescues the daughters of a British colonial commander from renegades.
The Murder of Dr. Harrigan (1936) as Simon
A doctor investigates the murder of a colleague involved in experimental surgery.
Sweet Music (1935) as Grant
A band leader shares a tempestuous romance with his lead singer.
Maybe It's Love (1935) as Adolph [Mengle], Jr.
A young couple suffers through in-law and employment problems.
The Woman in Red (1935) as Dan McCall
A professional horsewoman fights prejudice when she marries into society.
The Case of the Curious Bride (1935) as Dr. Millbeck
Perry Mason helps a young woman whose supposedly dead husband suddenly returns to life.
The Girl from 10th Avenue (1935) as Tony Hewlitt
After a working girl reforms an alcoholic lawyer who was recently dumped, his ex wants him back.
Accent on Youth (1935) as Dickie Reynolds
British Agent (1934) as LeFarge
An Englishman falls in love with a Russian spy.
Gambling Lady (1934) as Steve
Two gamblers fall in love but one is already married to a possible murderer.
Journal of a Crime (1934) as Young man
Before she can confess to shooting her husband''''s mistress, a woman succumbs to amnesia.
Fashions of 1934 (1934) as Jimmy
A con artist and his beautiful assistant take on the fashion world.
Registered Nurse (1934) as Bill
After her husband goes mad, a nurse fights off the advances of two amorous doctors.
Affairs of a Gentleman (1934) as Carter Vaughan
Big Hearted Herbert (1934) as Andrew [Goodrich]
A plumber''''s business success makes him neglect his family.
Dr. Monica (1934) as Burton
A female doctor learns that her husband loves another woman.
Glamour (1934) as Lorenzo Valenti
Ambitious chorus girl Linda Fayne (Constance Cummings)achieves a friendship with successful composer Victor Banki (Paul Lukas), who writes a song for her and gets her in an Ibsen (Joseph Cawthorn) show where she is a hit. Fame, romance and marriage to Victor, and a baby follows. Linda is attracted to Lorenzo Valenti (Philip Reed as Phillip Reed), whom she discovered in a Bohemian cafe and persuades Ibsen to give him a job in her show. She and Valenti have an affair and Victor consents to a divorce. The locale shifts to London where Valenti's success and life style parallels Linda's rise to fame. Disillusioned, she returns to New York where tragedy awaits. The child dies and Victor has lost his ability, but Linda spurns Valenti's cable asking her to return to him, and she and Victor chart a new course in life.
A Lost Lady (1934) as Ned Montgomery
A bitter woman who thinks she''''ll never love again marries, only to fall for a brash young man.
Bedside (1934) as Intern
A fake doctor sets up a lucrative high-society practice.
Jimmy the Gent (1934) as Ronnie Gateson
An unscrupulous detective makes a killing locating missing heirs.
College Coach (1933) as Westerman
A timid chemistry major becomes a college football star.
Female (1933) as Claybourne
A female CEO who's used to buying love meets her match in an independent young executive.
The House on 56th Street (1933) as Freddy
A woman loses her family after being falsely convicted of a crime.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

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