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Also Known As: William A Duncan Died: February 8, 1961
Born: December 16, 1879 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: United Kingdom Profession: actor, screenwriter, director, vaudevillian

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British actor William Duncan made a name for himself on the big screen. Duncan started his acting career landing roles in such films as "A Fight For Millions" (1918), "Smashing Barriers" (1919) and "Fighting Fate" (1921). He also appeared in "The Fast Express" (1924) and "Nevada" (1935) with Buster Crabbe. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Jimmy Ellison western "Three on the Trail" (1936), the western "Hopalong Rides Again" (1937) with George "Gabby" Hayes and the western "Bar 20 Justice" (1938) with George "Gabby" Hayes. He also appeared in "Law of the Pampas" (1939). Duncan was most recently credited in the Robert Redford dramatic adaptation "A Walk in the Woods" (2015). Duncan passed away in February 1961 at the age of 82.

British actor William Duncan made a name for himself on the big screen. Duncan started his acting career landing roles in such films as "A Fight For Millions" (1918), "Smashing Barriers" (1919) and "Fighting Fate" (1921). He also appeared in "The Fast Express" (1924) and "Nevada" (1935) with Buster Crabbe. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Jimmy Ellison western "Three on the Trail" (1936), the western "Hopalong Rides Again" (1937) with George "Gabby" Hayes and the western "Bar 20 Justice" (1938) with George "Gabby" Hayes. He also appeared in "Law of the Pampas" (1939). Duncan was most recently credited in the Robert Redford dramatic adaptation "A Walk in the Woods" (2015). Duncan passed away in February 1961 at the age of 82.

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DIRECTOR:

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  Fast Express, The (1924) Director
2.
  Playing It Wild (1923) Director
3.
  Smashing Barriers (1923) Director
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  Steel Trail, The (1923) Director
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  The Silent Vow (1922) Director
6.
  When Danger Smiles (1922) Director
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  The Fighting Guide (1922) Director
8.
  Steelheart (1921) Director
9.
  Where Men Are Men (1921) Director
10.
  Fighting Fate (1921) Director

CAST: (feature film)

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 Texas Rangers Ride Again (1940) Captain Inglis
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 The Farmer's Daughter (1940) Tom Bingham
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 Queen of the Mob (1940) District Attorney
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 Law of the Pampas (1939) Buck Peters
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 Bar 20 Justice (1938) Buck Peters
8.
 The Frontiersmen (1938) Buck Peters
9.
 Forlorn River (1937) Blaine
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 Hopalong Rides Again (1937) Buck Peters
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Notes

Not to be confused with the Scottish director and producer William H Duncan or the American actor William Cary Duncan (1874-1945)

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wife:
Edith Johnson. Actor.
wife:
Edith Roberts. Actor.

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