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Also Known As: Died: July 15, 1986
Born: February 2, 1899 Cause of Death: apparent heart attack
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA Profession: actor, vaudevillian

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Benny Rubin was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Rubin appeared in such films as "Naughty Baby" (1929), "Marianne" (1929) and "It's a Great Life" (1929). He also appeared in "Lord Byron of Broadway" (1930), the Joan Crawford musical "Montana Moon" (1930) and "They Learned About Women" (1930). He kept working in film throughout the forties and the fifties, starring in "Here Comes Mr. Jordan" (1941) with Robert Montgomery, "Sunny" (1941) and the comedy "The Bashful Bachelor" (1942) with Lum and Abner. He also appeared in the Janet Leigh comedy "Just This Once" (1952). In the latter part of his career, he continued to act in the Doris Day comedic adaptation "Please Don't Eat the Daisies" (1960), "A Pocketful of Miracles" (1961) with Glenn Ford and "The Disorderly Orderly" (1964). He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "A House Is Not a Home" (1964) with Shelley Winters and the Jerry Lewis comedy "The Patsy" (1964). Rubin last acted in the drama "Coma" (1978) with Genevieve Bujold. Rubin passed away in July 1986 at the age of 87.

Benny Rubin was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Rubin appeared in such films as "Naughty Baby" (1929), "Marianne" (1929) and "It's a Great Life" (1929). He also appeared in "Lord Byron of Broadway" (1930), the Joan Crawford musical "Montana Moon" (1930) and "They Learned About Women" (1930). He kept working in film throughout the forties and the fifties, starring in "Here Comes Mr. Jordan" (1941) with Robert Montgomery, "Sunny" (1941) and the comedy "The Bashful Bachelor" (1942) with Lum and Abner. He also appeared in the Janet Leigh comedy "Just This Once" (1952). In the latter part of his career, he continued to act in the Doris Day comedic adaptation "Please Don't Eat the Daisies" (1960), "A Pocketful of Miracles" (1961) with Glenn Ford and "The Disorderly Orderly" (1964). He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "A House Is Not a Home" (1964) with Shelley Winters and the Jerry Lewis comedy "The Patsy" (1964). Rubin last acted in the drama "Coma" (1978) with Genevieve Bujold. Rubin passed away in July 1986 at the age of 87.

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  The Red Stallion (1947) Dialogue Director
2.
  Heartaches (1947) Dialogue Director
3.
  Gas House Kids Go West (1947) Dialogue Director
4.
  The Devil on Wheels (1947) Dialogue Director
5.
  It's a Joke, Son! (1947) Dialogue Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Coma (1978) Mr Schwartz
2.
 The Shaggy D.A. (1976) Waiter
4.
 Now You See Him, Now You Don't (1972) Man talking about four holes-in-one
5.
 How to Frame a Figg (1971) Max
7.
 Angel in My Pocket (1969) Dad Shrader
9.
 Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) Waiter
10.
 The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966) Chicken Feather
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