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Also Known As: Died: December 28, 1983
Born: February 27, 1892 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: St Paul, Minnesota, USA Profession: actor, talent agent, boxer, vaudevillian, musician

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Prolific character player of the 1930s and 40s, later on TV, typically in cranky but endearing comedy roles. Appeared in all of Preston Sturges' Paramount films of the 1940s, most memorably as Officer Kockenlocker in "The Miracle of Morgan's Creek" and as the tough Marine sergeant in "Hail the Conquering Hero" (both 1944). Well known as Uncle Charley on the long-running TV series "My Three Sons."

Prolific character player of the 1930s and 40s, later on TV, typically in cranky but endearing comedy roles. Appeared in all of Preston Sturges' Paramount films of the 1940s, most memorably as Officer Kockenlocker in "The Miracle of Morgan's Creek" and as the tough Marine sergeant in "Hail the Conquering Hero" (both 1944). Well known as Uncle Charley on the long-running TV series "My Three Sons."

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Millionaire, The (1978) Oscar Pugh
2.
 McCullochs, The (1975) Father Gurkin
3.
 Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark (1973) Harris--The Handyman
4.
 That Darn Cat (1965) Mr. MacDougall
5.
 Viva Las Vegas (1964) Mr. Martin
6.
 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963) Chief of police
7.
 Son of Flubber (1963) Mr. Hummel
9.
 Twenty Plus Two (1961) Slocum
10.
 Pepe (1961) Guard at studio
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brother:
Reuben Demarest. Vaudevillian. Performed act with brothers.
brother:
George Demarest. Vaudevillian. Performed act with brothers.

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