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Also Known As: Died: June 8, 2012
Born: September 8, 1915 Cause of Death: Undetermined
Birth Place: Susanville, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Return to Green Acres (1990) as Sam Drucker
Lisa and Oliver Douglas, realizing that they are not cut out to be farmers, decide to move back to New York. They begin to question their decision to move back to their Park Avenue penthouse, and are only too happy to return to Hooterville when they are summoned back to help the townsfolk fight gree
Hearts of the West (1975) as Pa Tater
An aspiring western novelist in thirties Hollywood becomes a low-budget cowboy star.
Zandy's Bride (1974)
A Western rancher treats his mail order bride more as a servant than as a wife.
The Million Dollar Duck (1971) as Assayer
To save it from being put to death, Professor Albert Dooley takes home a dumb duck from the research laboratory, which accidentally was exposed to X-rays. At home he discovers that it lays now golden eggs. Since he's broke all the time, his family welcomes this new source of income greatly, and tries to keep it secret. But their greedy neighbors become suspicious.
The Gnome-Mobile (1967) as Charlie Pettibone
An eccentric millionaire and his niece and nephew are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the millionaire is suspected of being crazy because he's seeing gnomes! He's committed, and the niece and nephew and the gnomes have to find him and free him.
7 Faces of Dr. Lao (1964) as Mayor James Sargent
A Chinese showman uses his magical powers to save a Western town from itself.
The Man Who Understood Women (1959) as Milstead
A producer''''s wife runs from life in Hollywood in search of her roots.
The Missouri Traveler (1958) as Willie Poole
A 15-year old runaway orphan determines to make it on his own as a farmer.
The Girl Most Likely (1958) as Pop
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
Three Violent People (1957) as Dr. Graham
Two brothers and the wife of one, seething about the pillaging by a ruthless and greddy provisional government, become involved in conflict.
The Tin Star (1957) as Abe Pickett
An experienced bounty hunter helps a young sheriff learn the meaning of his badge.
The Bad Seed (1956) as Mr. Henry Daigle
A woman suspects that her perfect little girl is a ruthless killer.
Trial (1955) as Canford
A Mexican boy accused of rape and murder becomes a pawn for Communists and red-baiters.
The Indian Fighter (1955) as Trader Joe
A trail guide has to bring two crooked traders to justice to save his wagon train from Indian attack.
Rear Window (1954) as Fire escape man
A photographer with a broken leg uncovers a murder while spying on the neighbors in a nearby apartment building.
Half a Hero (1953) as Mr. Watts
A married writer moves to the suburbs to research a story.
Marry Me Again (1953) as Dr. Day
Bill (Robert Cummings), a jet pilot hero from the Korean War, returns home with intentions of marrying his sweetheart, Doris (Marie Wilson.) But Doris has inherited a million dollars and Bill won't marry her because he dreams of a home and babies, with himself as the sole source of income on his $65 a week. Doris has to find a way to make him change his mind. No matter her character name, Marie Wilson was playing her usual "Irma" role, and finds an "Irma" solution.
The Atomic City (1952) as Weinberg
Enemy agents kidnap an atomic scientist''''s son.
The Sellout (1952) as Bennie Amboy
A small-town newspaper editor risks everything to expose a corrupt sheriff.
Let's Make It Legal (1951) as Ferguson
The divorce of Hugh and Miriam Halsworth becomes final at midnight. Hugh wouldn't dream of calling it off, but can't abandon his rose garden. Things change that afternoon, though, when Miriam's old suitor Victor Macfarland checks into the hotel where Hugh is publicity man. With Miriam's daughter Barbara rooting for Hugh and son-in-law Jerry rooting for Victor, things are unlikely to be resolved by midnight...
Ace in the Hole (1951) as Mr. [Al] Federber
A small-town reporter milks a local disaster to get back into the big time.
Dear Brat (1951) as Mr. Creavy
When Worlds Collide (1951) as Harold Ferris
Richard Derr, Barbara Rush, Peter Hanson, Larry Keating, John Hoyt. A landmark science fiction film of the fifties. Scientists race against time to build a super rocket ship that can save a select group before the earth collides with another planet. Naturally, no one wants to be left behind for the final Armageddon. The special effects which include a giant tidal wave crashing down on Broadway won an Oscar. Produced by fantasy film specialist George Pal (The Time Machine ) .
Hunt the Man Down (1951) as Puppet master
Lawyer uncovers secrets behind a decade-old murder case.
Lightning Strikes Twice (1951) as Station attendant
An actress champions the cause of a man whom she believes has been falsely accused of murdering his wife.
Pretty Baby (1950) as Janitor
A pair of advertising executives use a woman's child to snag a client.
The Next Voice You Hear (1950) as
The voice of God mystically appears on the radio, changing all who hear it.
Perfect Strangers (1950) as Geologist
A divorcee finds love with a married man while they both sit on a jury.
Young Man with a Horn (1950) as Hotel clerk
A young trumpet player is torn between an honest singer and a manipulative heiress.
Dial 1119 (1950) as Fred Beckett, a spectator
A killer holds the customers at a bar hostage.
Emergency Wedding (1950) as Mr. Hoff
The Asphalt Jungle (1950) as Night clerk
A gang of small time crooks plots an elaborate jewel heist.
Experiment Alcatraz (1950) as Max Henry
A doctor testing drugs on convicts gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
Father of the Bride (1950) as Timid guest
A doting father faces mountains of bills and endless trials when his daughter marries.
Convicted (1950) as Eddie
A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.
The Great Rupert (1950) as Tax investigator
A squirrel becomes the guardian angel for an impoverished family.
Three Husbands (1950) as Elevator operator
D.O.A. (1950) as Little man, bartender
The victim of a slow-acting poison tracks down his own killer.
Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone (1950) as Harry
A lawyer and a widow encounter murder on a train ride.
Prejudice (1949) as
Flamingo Road (1949) as Leo Mitchell
A stranded carnival dancer takes on a corrupt political boss when she marries into small-town society.
City Across the River (1949) as Shirley's partner
Brooklyn youth Frank Cusack, good son and brother by day, is a gang member by night. The Dukes, seemingly likable dead-end-kids, are dangerously involved with racketeer Gaggsy Steens. Despite the efforts of Franks's parents, he and pal Benny get involved in a serious crime. Can Stan Albert, head of the community center, prevent them from becoming full-time crooks?
The Sky Dragon (1949) as
Abandoned (1949) as City editor
Take One False Step (1949) as Player
Prof. Andrew Gentling, in Los Angeles to help found a new college, is inveigled by old flame Catherine Sykes into a midnight drive. Next day Catherine is missing, believed killed; friend Martha convinces Andrew that he's a prime suspect and should investigate before he's arrested. But this only puts Andrew in a more deadly kind of danger.
The Lady Takes a Sailor (1949) as Mr. Crane
A woman is saved from drowning by a mysterious submarine, but nobody believes her.
It's a Great Feeling (1949) as Oculist
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
The Checkered Coat (1948) as Skinner
Psychiatrist Dr. Michael Madden (Tom Conway) is visited by a man, Steve "Creepy" Bolin (Hurd Hatfield), wearing a weird checkered coat, and when Madden learns that Creepy is subject to death-like trances and the fear of being buried alive, Madden concludes Creepy is obviously a psychopath (at least, until a real one comes along)with possible criminal tendencies. When leaving, Creepy tells Madden he is a friend of the doctor's no-good brother Fred (Marten Lamont),while also throwing a few sinister-and-leering glances in the direction of Madden's wife Betty (Noreen Nash.) Madden wastes no time in notifying the police to pick up Creepy, evidently on a general nuisance charge of looking like Dorian Gray. But Creepy is also sneaky and eludes the police and, when next seen, he and Fred are robbing the Anson Jewelry store across the street from Dr. Madden's office and he shoots and kills both the owner (John Hamilton) and his son (Fred Browne) in the process. Dr. Madden hears the shots and rushes over but is slugged by Creepy and he and no-good Fred carry off Madden in their get-away. The police show up and immediately tab Dr. Madden as the prime suspect based, evidently, on him having an office across the street.
Bungalow 13 (1948) as Gus Barton
He Walked by Night (1948) as Suspect
After killing a cop, a burglar fights to evade the police.
Sarge Goes to College (1947) as Prof. Edwards
Violence (1947) as Jepson
A female reporter goes undercover within a neo-Nazi group, then loses her memory.

Cast (special)

Sutters Bay (1983) as Doc Medford; The Town Physician
The story, set in the town of Sutters Bay, depicts comical incidents in the lives of some of its citizens. The pilot episode relates a somewhat serious matter when Emma Frye, the school teacher, protests being fired because she is single -- and pregnant.
Soup and Me (1978) as Mr Sutter
The story of "Soup" and Rob, two mischievous boys.
Winged Colt, The (1977) as Mr Minney
A three-part fantasy about a retired movie stuntman and his nephew who acquire a mysterious colt born with wings.
Andy Griffith Show, The (1960) as Will Hoople--Town Drunk
The pilot episode for the series of the same title. The story of Andy Taylor, sheriff, justice of the peace, and newspaper editor in a small southern town called Mayberry. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "The Danny Thomas Show," Danny and Kathy Williams encounter Andy's hostility whe
New Girl in His Life (1957)
The pilot film for "Bachelor Father." The story of Bentley Gregg, a confirmed young bachelor whose carefree lifestyle suddenly changes when he inherits custody of Kelly, his teenage niece, following the death of her parents in an automobile accident. In the pilot episode, Bentley attempts to help

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