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Also Known As: Harry "Pappy" Cheshire, Harry V. Cheshire Died:
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Harry Cheshire was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Cheshire landed roles in various films, including the Perry Como musical "If I'm Lucky" (1946), "Affairs of Geraldine" (1946) and "It's a Wonderful Life" (1946) with James Stewart. He also appeared in "The Invisible Wall" (1947), the drama "Adventures of Gallant Bess" (1948) with Cameron Mitchell and the Dane Clark crime flick "Moonrise" (1948). He continued to act in productions like "It Happens Every Spring" (1949), the Mark Stevens drama "Sand" (1949) and "Miss Grant Takes Richmond" (1949). He also appeared in the drama "No Sad Songs For Me" (1950) with Margaret Sullavan. In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in "Fireman Save My Child" (1954) with Spike Jones, the Judy Holliday comedy "Phffft!" (1954) and the biopic "The Seven Little Foys" (1955) with Bob Hope. He also appeared in "The First Traveling Saleslady" (1956) and the Scott Brady western "The Restless Breed" (1957). Cheshire more recently acted in the Marilyn Monroe musical comedy "Let's Make Love" (1960). Cheshire passed away in June 1968 at the age of 77.

Harry Cheshire was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Cheshire landed roles in various films, including the Perry Como musical "If I'm Lucky" (1946), "Affairs of Geraldine" (1946) and "It's a Wonderful Life" (1946) with James Stewart. He also appeared in "The Invisible Wall" (1947), the drama "Adventures of Gallant Bess" (1948) with Cameron Mitchell and the Dane Clark crime flick "Moonrise" (1948). He continued to act in productions like "It Happens Every Spring" (1949), the Mark Stevens drama "Sand" (1949) and "Miss Grant Takes Richmond" (1949). He also appeared in the drama "No Sad Songs For Me" (1950) with Margaret Sullavan. In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in "Fireman Save My Child" (1954) with Spike Jones, the Judy Holliday comedy "Phffft!" (1954) and the biopic "The Seven Little Foys" (1955) with Bob Hope. He also appeared in "The First Traveling Saleslady" (1956) and the Scott Brady western "The Restless Breed" (1957). Cheshire more recently acted in the Marilyn Monroe musical comedy "Let's Make Love" (1960). Cheshire passed away in June 1968 at the age of 77.

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1.
 From the Terrace (1960) Partner
2.
 Heller in Pink Tights (1960) Poker player
3.
 Don't Give Up the Ship (1959) Judge Whipple
4.
 Loving You (1957) Mayor
5.
 My Man Godfrey (1957) [James] Elliott
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 The Boss (1956) Governor Beck
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 The First Traveling Saleslady (1956) Judge Benson
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 The Seven Little Foys (1955) Stage doorman at Iroquois
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 Phffft (1954) Lawyer
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 Dangerous Mission (1954) Elster
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