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Charles Tannen was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Tannen landed roles in various films, including "Educating Father" (1936), "Blazing Justice" (1936) and the Richard Greene action flick "Submarine Patrol" (1938). He also appeared in the Sonja Henie musical comedy "My Lucky Star" (1938), the Henry Fonda western "Drums Along the Mohawk" (1939) and the musical drama "Swanee River" (1939) with Don Ameche. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the romance "Crash Dive" (1943) with Tyrone Power, the mystery adaptation "The Spider" (1945) with Richard Conte and "Doll Face" (1946). He also appeared in "Behind Green Lights" (1946). Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in "Angel Face" (1953), "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" (1953) with Jane Russell and the crime picture "Gorilla at Large" (1954) with Cameron Mitchell. He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "The Country Girl" (1954) with Bing Crosby and the William Holden dramatic adaptation "The Bridges at Toko-Ri" (1955). Tannen more recently acted in "Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea" (1961) with Walter Pidgeon. Tannen passed away in December 1980 at the age of...

Charles Tannen was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Tannen landed roles in various films, including "Educating Father" (1936), "Blazing Justice" (1936) and the Richard Greene action flick "Submarine Patrol" (1938). He also appeared in the Sonja Henie musical comedy "My Lucky Star" (1938), the Henry Fonda western "Drums Along the Mohawk" (1939) and the musical drama "Swanee River" (1939) with Don Ameche. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the romance "Crash Dive" (1943) with Tyrone Power, the mystery adaptation "The Spider" (1945) with Richard Conte and "Doll Face" (1946). He also appeared in "Behind Green Lights" (1946). Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in "Angel Face" (1953), "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" (1953) with Jane Russell and the crime picture "Gorilla at Large" (1954) with Cameron Mitchell. He also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "The Country Girl" (1954) with Bing Crosby and the William Holden dramatic adaptation "The Bridges at Toko-Ri" (1955). Tannen more recently acted in "Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea" (1961) with Walter Pidgeon. Tannen passed away in December 1980 at the age of 65.

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 Stagecoach to Dancers' Rock (1962) Sheriff
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 Ma Barker's Killer Brood (1960) Sheriff #1
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 But Not for Me (1959) Mr. Caldwell
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 The Rookie (1959) Bartender
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 Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1959) TV director
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 Beloved Infidel (1959) Radio director
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 The Fly (1958) Doctor
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 A Nice Little Bank That Should Be Robbed (1958) Walkie talkie man
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