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Also Known As: Died: June 28, 1985
Born: February 4, 1912 Cause of Death: lung cancer
Birth Place: Nashville, Tennessee, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Bigfoot (1970) as Sheriff Cyrus
When Bigfoot abducts two curvy women and carries them off into the woods, some local bikers take it upon themselves to rescue the victims.
Bigfoot: Man or Beast? (1970) as Sheriff Cyrus
The Devil's Brigade (1968) as American officer
Experienced soldiers and misfits join forces to create a World War II commando unit.
Arizona Bushwhackers (1968) as Ike Clanton
Howard Keel, Yvonne De Carlo, John Ireland, Marilyn Maxwell, Scott Brady, Brian Donlevy, Barton MacLane, James Craig, & Roy Rogers, Jr. as Roy. A Confederate prisoner of war takes advantage of an opportunity to enlist in the Union army and patrol the Western territories. Narrated by James Cagney.
If He Hollers, Let Him Go! (1968) as Police chief
Fort Utah (1967) as Bo Greer
John Ireland, Virginia Mayo, Scott Brady, John Russell, Robert Strauss, James Craig, Richard Arlen, Jim Davis, Donald Barry, Harry Lauter. Tom Horn (John Ireland) accompanies a pilgrim wagon train through hostile Indian territory while fighting off white trash renegades.
Hostile Guns (1967) as Ned Cooper
George Montgomery, Yvonne De Carlo, Tab Hunter, Brian Donlevy, John Russell, James Craig, Richard Arlen, & Fuzzy Knight as Buck. Tension mounts as a U.S. marshall and his hot-headed deputy escort a prison wagon with four deadly criminals across the Texas Badlands
Four Fast Guns (1960) as Tom Sabin
Man or Gun (1958) as Pinch Corley
The Women of Pitcairn Island (1957) as Jeb Page
Eighteen years have passed since the arrival of the Bounty mutineers on Pitcairn Island. The last of these mutineers has just died and the island is now populated solely by their widows and children including Thursday October Christian, son of Fletcher Christian. Onto this island now comes a band of shipwrecked sailors, bringing with them a lust for women and a greed for black pearls.
Ghost Diver (1957) as Roger Bristol
The Cyclops (1957) as Russ Bradford
A search party goes into the jungles of Mexico to find a missing test pilot. What they find is a gigantic, one-eyed, mutated monster who became as such through a dose of radioactivity.
The Persuader (1957) as Bick Justin
Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend (1957) as Ep Clark
Army veterans are on a mission to find out who sold faulty ammunition to a cavalry troop.
Naked in the Sun (1957) as Osceola
While the City Sleeps (1956) as Harry Kritzer
Reporters compete to catch a serial killer.
Massacre (1956) as Esparza
Last of the Desperados (1955) as Pat Garrett [also known as Jim Patrick]
After Lincoln County Sheriff Pat Garrett (James Craig)kills Billy the Kid, Billy's gang plan to get Garrett to settle the score. After two innocent men are shot dow, Garrett resigns and leaves town, believing this act will save lives. He settles down in Tascosa, New Mexico, under an alias, and meets Sarita McGuire (Margia Dean)who hires him as a bartender in her saloon. She falls in love with Garrett and tells him she was once married to Billy the Kid. Garrett's former deputy, John Poe (Jim Davis) discovers Garrett working in the saloon, and they decide to go back to Lincoln and face Billy's gang.
Fort Vengeance (1953) as Dick Ross
Outlaw brothers turned Mounties clash over their different attitudes toward law and order.
Code Two (1953) as Lt. Redman
Three young men train to become motorcycle cops.
Hurricane Smith (1952) as Eric Gorvahlsen
Hurricane Smith and his marooned sailors escape from a South Seas island by stealing the ship of Capt. Raikes who's come to the island in search of slaves. Smith sails the ship to Australia where he charters it to Harry Gorvahlsen and Dr. Whitmore who claim to be studying flora and fauna. To fill out his crew, Smith "shanghais" Capt. Raikes who, by this time, has also made his way to Australia. During the course of the voyage, it becomes clear that Gorvahlsen and Whitmore are actually in search of a cache of gold that's been hidden on a South Seas island. Smith also seeks this gold, which he considers his own, as does Capt. Raikes. Complicating this 3-way rivalry is a growing shipboard romance between Smith and Dr. Whitmore's beautiful daughter, Luana. Events reach a violent climax when the treasure-island is finally reached.
Drums in the Deep South (1951) as Maj. Clay Clayborn
Best friends Clay Clayburn and Will Denning graduate from West Point only to soon find themselves fighting on opposite sides of the Civil War. When the two men meet each other in combat, neither knows it as each is in an artillery position hundreds of yards from the other. However, the love of Clay's life, Kathy Summers, does know and tries desperately to save her two good friends from killing each other.
The Strip (1951) as Delwyn "Sonny" Johnson
A jazz drummer fights to clear his name when he's accused of killing a racketeer.
Side Street (1950) as Georgie Garsell
A New York City mailman is chased by both cops and crooks when he steals a shipment of dirty money.
A Lady Without Passport (1950) as Frank Westlake
A secret service agent falls in love with an illegal immigrant.
Man from Texas (1948) as Tobias Simms, also known as The El Paso Kid and Toby Heath
Northwest Stampede (1948) as Dan Bennett [also known as Clarence]
Little Mister Jim (1947) as Capt. Big Jim Tukker
After his mother''s death, a young boy tries to help his father stop drinking.
Dark Delusion (1947) as Dr. Tommy Coalt
A young doctor tries to keep a neurotic beauty from being committed.
Boys' Ranch (1946) as Dan Walker
A ball player creates a ranch for troubled kids from the city.
She Went to the Races (1945) as Steve Canfield
A pretty scientist with a system for horse-race betting falls in love with a trainer.
Our Vines Have Tender Grapes (1945) as Nels Halverson
A Norwegian farmer tries to raise two children in the Midwest.
Dangerous Partners (1945) as Jeff Caign
A young couple''''s accident could make them rich, if they can evade a Nazi spy ring.
Marriage Is a Private Affair (1944) as Captain Miles Lancing
A spoiled rich girl refuses to let marriage interfere with man-chasing.
Lost Angel (1944) as Mike Regan
A girl raised to be a genius gets lost and discovers the simple pleasure of life.
Kismet (1944) as Caliph
In the classic Arabian Nights tale, the king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince.
The Heavenly Body (1944) as Lloyd X. Hunter
An astronomer's neglected wife takes up astrology and a handsome astrologer.
Gentle Annie (1944) as Lloyd Richland [also known as Rich Williams]
A frontierswoman turns her family into a band of bank robbers.
Swing Shift Maisie (1943) as [Brian B.] "Breezy" McLaughlin
A brassy showgirl signs on to help the war effort as a factory worker.
The Human Comedy (1943) as Tom Spangler
A small-town telegraph boy deals with the strains of growing up during World War II.
Seven Miles from Alcatraz (1943) as Champ Larkin
Escaped convicts land at a lighthouse being used by Nazi spies.
Northwest Rangers (1943) as Frank "Blackie" Marshall
A Mountie tracks a childhood friend gone bad.
Valley of the Sun (1942) as Jonathan Ware
A government spy goes after a crooked Indian agent in Arizona.
Friendly Enemies (1942) as William Pfeiffer
The Omaha Trail (1942) as [Patrick] Pat Candel
The coming of the railroad to the West triggers an Indian war.
Unexpected Uncle (1941) as Johnny Kerrigan
A bored retiree decides to play matchmaker.
All That Money Can Buy (1941) as Jabez Stone
A farmer sells his soul for seven years of good crops.
The House Across the Bay (1940) as Brenda's boyfriend
An aircraft designer falls for an imprisoned gangster's wife.
Two-Fisted Rangers (1940) as Frisco Kid
Zanzibar (1940) as Steve Marland
South to Karanga (1940) as Steve Hawley
Law and Order (1940) as Brant
Bill Ralston arrives in town planning to settle down but quickly gets caught up in the fight between the townspeople and Poe Daggett and his gang. He takes the job of town Marshal and soon brings law and order. When Daggetts men ambush him he kills Poe's brother. Poe then kills Bill's friend Brant and this leads to the showdown.
Seven Sinners (1940) as Ensign
A South Seas temptress sets her sights on a U.S. Navy officer.
Black Friday (1940) as Reporter
When his friend Professor Kingsely (Ridges) is at deaths door, brain surgeon Dr. Sovac (Karloff) saves his life by means of an illegal operation that transplants part of injured gangster Red Cannon's brain. Unfortunately, the operation has a disasterous Jeckll and Hyde side effect and under certain conditions the persona of Cannon emerges. Sovac soon learns of the duel personality and of half a million dollars the gangster has hidden away. He attempts to find the money through the manipulation of his friend, an attempt that brings Kingsley closer to madness as he alternates between a meek professor of english and a brutal gangster out for murderous revenge on those who tried to kill him.
Kitty Foyle (1940) as Mark [Eisen]
A girl from the wrong side of the tracks endures scandal and heartbreak when she falls for a high-society boy.
The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt (1939) as Guest
A spy forces a reformed jewel thief to crack the safe where plans for an anti-aircraft gun are stored.
Outside These Walls (1939) as Reporter
Blondie Meets the Boss (1939) as
Dagwood Bumstead (Arthur Lake) quits his job when his long-awaited vacation is postponed. Blondie (Penny Singleton) asks J.C. Dithers (Jonathan Hale) to give Dagwood his job back, and Dithers agrees but on the condition that Blondie take charge of the office while he is in Washington closing a deal. Dagwood, left to tend the house while Blondie goes to work, succumbs to a neighbor's suggestion to go fishing and leaves Baby Dumpling (Larry Simms) in care of Blondie's sister, Dot (Dorothy Moore), in town for a jitterbug contest. While fishing, Dagwood meets two entertainers from the Garden Cafe and when one of them, Francine (Linda Winters), almost overturns the boat, Dagwood grabs to save her, and the "glutch" is photographed. Blondie has the film from Dagwood's camera developed, and Dithers wires her to buy some land owned by the Garden Club proprietor before he learns that it has been approved as the site of the new airport. Enroute, she picks up the developed film. Dagwood has wandered off to play pool, and Dot and her boy friend, Freddie (Joel Dean), take Baby Dumpling with them to the jitterbug contest at the Garden Cafe. Blondie recognizes Francine from the fishing photograph just as Dagwood comes along in pursuit of Baby Dumpling. She smacks him with her purse, then leaves with Baby Dumpling. The cafe owner finds the Dithers telegram realizes the importance of his land. Meanwhile, reeling from the impact of Blondie's blow, wins the jitterbug contest with his wild gyrations.
The Man They Could Not Hang (1939) as Watkins
A mad scientist uses an artificial heart pump he invented to seek revenge after he is executed.
A Woman Is the Judge (1939) as Detective
Scandal Sheet (1939) as Mann
Behind Prison Gates (1939) as Jenkins
The Taming of the West (1939) as Handy
(Wes ''39,BW). Bill Elliott, Iris Meredith, Dick Curtis, Dub Taylor, James Craig. Cattle rustlers make mincemeat of the local sheriffs until Wild Bill Saunders (Bill Elliott) arrives on the scene. Wild Bill gives away a lot of knuckle sandwiches and makes the west a tamer place to live.
North of Shanghai (1939) as Jed Howard
Missing Daughters (1939) as First attendant
Cafe Hostess (1939) as Rocky
Jo (Ann Dvorak), a "percentage girl" at the notorious Club 46, is in despair. She can see no way out of the dreary and sordid routine of entertaining customers - called drinking and dancing in 1940 - and, at a signal from piano player Eddie Morgan (Douglas Fowley), rolling them for their money. Eddie, besides being brutal to her and spending all her money, is also carrying on an affair with another girl. Jo's only friend is Annie (Wynne Gibson), a former actress but now a drink-sodden derelict. Annie keeps to herself the knowledge that it was Eddie who threw the knife that killed a petty racketeer who was too attentive to Jo. Sailor Dan Walters (Preston Foster) and two of his pals arrive from a cruise and his good nature delights Joe, but at a wink from Eddie, Jo attempts to steal his money. Dan swallows his disillusionment and returns to the cafe, and he and Jo enjoy a day-long picnic together. She accepts his marriage proposal and go to an up-state town where he has a job waiting. Eddie does not accept this turn events any too well, and sets a trap for Dan when he comes after Jo. When he arrives, in an attempt to save his life, Jo denounces and ridicules him and he leaves angrily. He is net by Annie, who tells him of the set-up. Gathering his pals, Dan returns to the cafe and starts a brawl.
The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938) as Steward
A radio announcer tries to juggle musical acts and his ex-wives while broadcasting from an ocean liner.
Pride of the West (1938) as Nixon
Caldwell and Nixon have their men rob the stage and then critcize the Sheriff for not catching the robbers. With her father the Sheriff under pressure, Mary sends for Hoppy who finds the stolen money and sets a trap to bring in the entire gang.
Sophie Lang Goes West (1937) as Waiter
Thunder Trail (1937) as Bob Ames
Born to the West (1937) as Brady
Dare Rudd takes a shine to his cattleman cousin Tom's girlfriend who asks Tom to hire Dare to head the big cattle drive. Dare loses the money for the drive to cardsharps, but Tom wins it back, but Dare must save Tom's life.

Art Department (feature film)

Big Hit, The (1998) as Storyboard Artist
A beleaguered hit man''s professional and domestic woes collide when he''s tricked into kidnapping the teenage child of his boss.
Conspiracy of Fear, The (1996)
After his father's "accidental" death, a book-smart college student becomes a sinister assassin's next target. After an accidental encounter teams him with a resourceful young woman, he goes on the run and unravels a conspiracy that threatens America's safety.
FX2 - The Deadly Art of Illusion (1991) as Storyboard Artist
Special effects expert Rollie Tyler comes out of retirement to help his girlfriend's ex-husband, a police officer, track down a psychopathic criminal, but after witnessing an officer's brutal murder he discovers that he's become entangled in an elaborate police double-cross.
Millennium (1989) as Storyboard Artist
The concept of time travel and the future is brought into play in a story centering on a mid-air collision of two passenger jetliners and the resultant investigation into the disaster.

Cast (special)

Westerner, The (1953) as Sheriff
An early syndicated and not widely seen pilot about the exploits of a sheriff in a small California town. In the pilot episode, the Sheriff is captured by a group of outlaws and forced to guide them across the desert to the Mexican border.

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