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Also Known As: Died: March 1, 1984
Born: October 26, 1914 Cause of Death: kidney failure and heart attack
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Director (feature film)

Sex Kittens Go to College (1960) as Dialogue Director
A stripper with a high IQ gets a job teaching at a college science department through a selection process determined by a robot.
Escape from Terror (1960) as Director

Cast (feature film)

Unknown Chaplin (1986) as Interviewee
A three-part British documentary (1983) about the genius of Charles Chaplin. A cache of Chaplin footage, including rushes, outtakes, and abandoned films, comprises most of the three segments, providing a unique glimpse of the great actor/director at work. Part 1 ("My Happiest Years") covers the peri
Escape Artist, The (1982) as Magic Shop Owner
Danny Masters is the teenage son of the late, great magician and escape artist Harry Masters. Danny is also very talented and determined to follow in his father's footsteps. When he joins his aunt and uncle in their magic act, he gets in deep trouble by picking the pocket of the son of the town's d
Dr. Heckyl & Mr. Hype (1980) as Sergeant Fleacollar
Dr. Heckyl is a lonely man who works at a podiatrist's clinic. Heckyl has a lumpy, unfortunate face and no luck with women. So one day, he attempts suicide by drinking an entire bottle of weight loss formula. This unexpectedly results in his transformation into a charming ladies man, Mr. Hype. But H
Prey, The (1980) as Lester Tile
Thirty years ago, a group of gypsies died in a forest fire. Only one young boy survived and he continued to live in the woods, lonely and bitter about his disfigurement. He grew up to be a hate-filled man, ready to vent his anger on anyone. When six young men and women enter the woods for a hike, th
Human Experiments (1980) as Sheriff Tibbs
Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976) as Hotel Haymarket Proprietor
There is an affectionate bow to the master sleuth in this lavishly produced original that has Holmes rushing to New York City after discovering that his old nemesis, Moriarty, not only has kidnapped the son of his (Holmes') long-time love, actress Irene Adler, but also has hatched a scheme to steal
Specialists, The (1975) as Roger
The pilot film for a prospective series called "Vector", in which a team of U.S. Public Health epidemiologists must trace the cause of health hazards that may start epidemics. Several plot threads: an entire grammar school is afflicted with an unidentified itching rash; a female victim of a rare str
The Phantom of Hollywood (1974) as Jonathan
A masked madman tries to stop the sale of a movie studio.
Cahill, U.S. Marshal (1973) as Charlie Smith
A tough lawman has to bring in his own sons for a train robbery.
Cool Million (1972) as Merrill Cossack
An international private investigator whose fee is one million dollars hunts for an heiress who has not been seen for thirteen years when her tycoon father dies under mysterious circumstances. Filmed on location in Greece and Italy, this pilot emerged in series form with Farentino during the 1972-73
Marlowe (1969) as Grant W. Hicks
Detective Philip Marlowe probes the seedy underbelly of Los Angeles in search of a woman's missing sister.
The Shakiest Gun in the West (1968) as Matthew Basch
A dentist cleans up the West with the help of a reformed lady bandit.
A Fine Madness (1966) as Mr. Fitzgerald
A womanizing poet falls into the hands of a psychiatrist with a straying wife.
Girl Happy (1965) as Sergeant Benson
A rock singer is hired to chaperone a gangster's daughter in Fort Lauderdale.
John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (1965) as Father Ryan
A former Notre Dame football star crash lands over a mythical Arabian country while on spy mission to the USSR. He is then forced by the football-obsessed king of that country to coach their football team and falls in love with an American reporter covering stories there.
When the Girls Take Over (1962) as Captain Toussaint
Sex Kittens Go to College (1960) as Wildcat MacPherson
A stripper with a high IQ gets a job teaching at a college science department through a selection process determined by a robot.
Escape from Terror (1960) as Petrov
The Beat Generation (1959) as Jake Baron
A group of beatniks unwittingly harbor a serial rapist.
Night of the Quarter Moon (1959) as Sergeant Bragan
A San Francisco society boy learns that his new wife is part-black.
The Big Operator (1959) as Ed Brannell
A tough hood goes wild when federal agents investigate him.
The Space Children (1958) as Hank Johnson
A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.
High School Confidential! (1958) as Mr. A. [also known as Mr. August]
A young police officer returns to high school undercover to investigate the drug trade.
Lonelyhearts (1958) as Ned Gates
A sensitive young reporter assigned to write an advice column gets caught up in his readers' lives.
No Place to Land (1958) as Swede
Eighteen and Anxious (1957) as Harold "Eager" Beaver
The Buster Keaton Story (1957) as Elmer Case
The Joker Is Wild (1957) as Swifty Morgan
Singer Joe E. Lewis fights to rebuild his life after gangsters slash his vocal cords.
The Proud Ones (1956) as Man on the make
Marshal Silver is run out of town under suspicion of being a trigger-happy killer after shooting a hired gun of Honest John Barrett. A placid life in a new town is interrupted by the reappearance of Barrett, old enemies and the son of the hired gun from years ago, Anderson.
The Actress (1953) as Heckler
True story of Ruth Gordon''''s early struggles on the road to stage stardom.
Mesa of Lost Women (1953) as Doctor Aranya
A mad scientist named Arana is creating giant spiders and dwarves in his lab on Zarpa Mesa in Mexico. He wants to create a master race of superwomen by injecting his female subjects with spider venom.
Outlaw Women (1952) as Piute Bill
Skipalong Rosenbloom (1951) as Buck James
French Leave (1948) as Pappy
Kilroy Was Here (1947) as Pappy Collins
Returning G. I. John J. Kilroy (Jackie Cooper), whose main ambition is to get a college education, finds himself one-half credit short for college entrance. Connie Harcourt (Wanda McKay) writes feature stories about him as "Kilroy,", the most talked about G. I. of the war, and is able to get him registered. Fraternity members grow dubious and attempt to make him withdraw from college.
Sky Patrol (1939) as Carter Meade
An ace pilot tries to rescue his commander''''s son from smugglers.
Million Dollar Legs (1939) as Russ Simpson
At Middleton College, controlled by rich donor Melton, only paying sports are allowed. But Freddie Frye, conniving student body president, has to get a letter in some sport to win back his girl Susie; he schemes to revive crew boat racing. Sinking boats, no money, and his own waistline stand in his way. Can they win the big race with State University?
College Swing (1938) as Jackie
In 1738, a pact is drawn up between the Alden family and a highly respected Colonial college: If any female member of the family can pass her college exams within a 200-year period, ownership of the institution will be turned over to her. Two hundred years later in 1938, the last of the Alden girls, Gracie Alden hires Bud Brady to help her pass her exams. She also tries to win over no-nonsense professor Hubert Dash, who has no intention of handing his college over to a ditzy young lady like Gracie.
Home on the Range (1934) as Jack Hatfield
Huckleberry Finn (1931) as Tom Saywer
A year after their former exploits, Tom Sawyer's puppy love of Becky Thatcher keeps him home while Huck Finn, chafing under "civilizing" influences like school and shoes, plans to run away. His scapegrace, abusive father intervenes; Tom and black Jim help him escape; and (departing from the novel) all three raft down the Mississippi, where they're joined by two likable rogues and meet pretty orphans Ella and Mary Jane. The latter may change Huck's mind about girls...
Tom Sawyer (1930) as Tom Sawyer
The classic Mark Twain tale of a young boy and his friends on the Mississippi River. Tom and his pals Huckleberry Finn and Joe Harper have numerous adventures, including running away to be pirates and, being believed drowned, attending their own funeral. The boys also witness a murder and Tom and his friend Becky Thatcher are pursued by the vengeful murderer.
Free and Easy (1930) as
A bumbling manager turns a beauty queen into a Hollywood star.
Johnny Get Your Hair Cut (1927) as Johnny O'Day
The Bugle Call (1927) as Billy Randolph
Buttons (1927) as Buttons
The Rag Man (1925) as Timothy [Patrick Aloysius Michael] Kelly
In this silent film, a runaway orphan helps a junk dealer make his fortune.
Old Clothes (1925) as Tim Kelly
Timothy and Max are partners in the junk business. They take poor young Mary in as a boarder. Mary gets a job in Nathan's office and falls in love with him, but his mother feels she is beneath Nathan. Nathan faces disaster unless he can corner a particular stock, with which Timothy and Max's room happens to be entirely papered.
Little Robinson Crusoe (1924) as Mickey Hogan
A Boy of Flanders (1924) as Nello
An orphan who dreams of becoming a painter adopts a stray dog that changes his life.
Daddy (1923) as Jackie Savelli/Jackie Holden
Circus Days (1923) as Toby Tyler
Long Live the King (1923) as Crown Prince Otto
Trouble (1922) as Danny, the kid
Oliver Twist (1922) as Oliver Twist
A young orphan falls in with a man training children to be thieves.
My Boy (1922) as Jackie Blair
Peck's Bad Boy (1921) as Peck's Bad Boy
Young boy Bill Peck adores his father and tries to be good, but the arrival of Bill's cousin Horace upsets Bill's plans. Horace's brattish ways result in Bill rather than Horace getting in trouble.
The Kid (1921) as The Kid
In this silent comedy, an adoptive father schemes to keep his son.
A Day's Pleasure (1919)
In this silent short film, a man's attempts to give his family a day out are complicated by their dilapidated car.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Beat Generation (1959) as Dial coach
A group of beatniks unwittingly harbor a serial rapist.
The Big Operator (1959) as Dial coach
A tough hood goes wild when federal agents investigate him.

Cast (special)

When the West Was Fun: A Western Reunion (1979)
The program salutes the golden age of television westerns.
Addams Family, The (1977) as Morticia'S Uncle Fester
An extension episode based on the series. The story finds the Addams family preparing to celebrate their favorite holiday: Halloween. Originally titled "Halloween with the Addams Family."
Lucille Ball Special Starring Lucille Ball and Dean Martin, A (1975) as Gus Mitchell
A comedy special revolving around the antics of Lucy Collins, a woman whose middle name is Trouble.
Love and the Happy Days (1972) as Richie'S Uncle Harold
The pilot for the highly successful ABC series, "Happy Days." A nostalgic look back at life in the '50s as seen through the eyes of Richie Cunningham, a soulful, sensitive, girl-crazy high school student. As the Cunningham family eagerly awaits the arrival of their first television set, Richie despe

Cast (short)

Sunkist Stars at Palm Springs (1936)
Winners of a dance contest spend a day at Palm Springs with famous movie stars in this short film.
Character Studies (1923)
Stage star Carter DeHaven "transforms" himself into a series of screen stars.

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