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Also Known As: Died: July 28, 1984
Born: April 9, 1911 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Kansas City, Missouri, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

A Gathering of Eagles (1963) as Colonel Morse
A devoted Air Force commander sacrifices happiness in the name of duty.
They Came to Cordura (1959) as Capt. Paltz
Six American military heroes in Mexico fight treacherous conditions to get back to their base.
Inside the Mafia (1959) as Corino
A mobster out to rule the underworld takes hostages at an international airport.
Chicago Confidential (1957) as Pilot
A union president fights off organized crime only to find himself framed for murder.
The Command (1954) as Infantryman
A high-minded doctor suddenly finds himself leading a Cavalry troop through hostile territory.
War Arrow (1953) as Capt. Roger [G.] Corwin
Army Major Howell Brady is sent by Washington to end the Kiowa uprisings in Texas. Colonel Meade, who's in charge, resents both Brady's interference and his interest in beautiful Elaine Corwin, wife of a cavalry officer who disappeared on a scouting mission.
Phantom from Space (1953) as Police sergeant
An alien being lands in Santa Monica. Killing two people who attacked him due to the menacing appearance of his spacesuit, the creature takes it off while being pursued by government authorities, revealing himself to be invisible.
Jack Slade (1953) as Farnsworth
A twelve year old Joey Slade sees his father gunned down in front of him and decides that he will dedicate his life to ridding society of all outlaws. He assumes the name Jack and as an adult takes on hired gun type jobs in order to achieve his revenge.
The Great Jesse James Raid (1953) as Bob Ford
Rodeo (1952) as Bat Gorman
Nancy Cartwright (Jane Nigh) is determined to collect an $1,800 feed bill owed to her father Harry Cartwright (Frank Ferguson) by a rodeo association. Instead, she is atlked into assuming management of the rodeo by Slim Martin (John Archer) and the other performes when they learn the promoter has run off with the cash receipts. Slim and Nancy fall in love and the rodeo is beginning to prosper under her guidance. A thoughtless remark by her to Barbecue Jones (Wallace Ford), a one-time champion, now an old man, forces him to prove his fitness as a rider, with the result of being badly injured. All of the performers, including Slim, refuse to be associated with Nancy and the rodeo breaks up. Barbecue recovers and tells the hands that Nancy paid for his hospital bills with monies accumulated for her father's feed bill. The crew is rounded up and Nancy is once again prevailed upon to return as manager. She succeeds in placing the rodeo into the bigtime circuit, proving mostly that the writers of this had not an inkling of how rodeos actually work...then or now.
The Texas Rangers (1951) as Bart
The head of the Texas Ranger enlists two convicts to track an outlaw band.
Stagecoach Driver (1951) as Jim Bannon
Lawless Cowboys (1951) as Jim Bannon
Ridin' the Outlaw Trail (1951) as Ace Conley
Nevada Badmen (1951) as Jim Bannon
Canyon Raiders (1951) as Jim Bannon
Sam Wellman (I. Stanford Jolley), Lou Banks (Riley Hill) and Jack Marlin (Marshall Reed) have stolen horses from ranchers and have them corralled in Baxter Canyon, hoping to sell them at inflated prices to the Army with forged bill of sales. Whip Wilson (Whip Wilson) arrives in town in time to separate homesteader Texas Milburn (Fuzzy Knight) and gambler Hemingway (Bill Kennedy) from a gunfight caused by the latter's manipulation of the cards. Alice Long (Phyllis Coates), acting sheriff for her ill father, intercedes and meets Whip, who tells her he is looking for his rancher friend Jim Bannon (Jim Bannon) who has lost his horse herd to the rustlers. Texas and his wife Ruth (Barbara Woodell) arrive at their new new located at the entrance to Baxter Canyon and are driven off by the rustlers. Texas reports his plight to Alice, who arranges a posse to hide in a wagon which she drives to the canyon. The rustlers kill all but Alice, who they take prisoner. Whip, posing as an outlaw, infiltrates the gang in the hope of rescuing Alice and putting an end to the rustlers.
Wanted Dead or Alive (1951) as Jim Bannon
Taggart and his men are breaking wanted outlaws out of jail and then killing them for the reward money. Marshal's Whip, Jim, and Fuzzy have a plan to trap the gang. Whip poses as a wanted outlaw while Jim joins Taggart's gang and helps break him out. But there is trouble when gang member Mike, wanting a bigger cut, double-crosses everyone.
Unknown World (1951) as Andrew Ostengaard
Sierra Passage (1950) as Jud Yorke
Written (with Tom Blackburn and Sam Roeca) by actor Warren Douglas using the name of Warren D. Wandberg: When Yance Carter(Alan Hale,Jr.),Andy(Paul McGuire) and Bart(Richard Karlan), professional killers, murder his father, 13-year-old Johnny Yorke(Billy Gray)is adopted by Thad Kring(Lloyd Corrigan), owner of a traveling minstrel show, featuring Sam Cooper(Roland Winters) as his ace sharpshooter.For the next ten years, while working in the show and becoming an ace sharpshooter with Cooper as his mentor,the adult Johnny(Wayne Morris)maintains a relentless search for Yance, whom he knows only as a big man with a missing finger and a high piercing laugh.In an attempt to find a restraining influence on the revenge-mad Johnny, Thad hires pretty Ann Walker(Lola Albright)to be Johnny's assistant in his sharp-shooting act, but Johnny's desire for revenge precludes marriage.When Yance, Andy and Bart hold up a train on which the minstrel troupe is traveling, Johnny gives pursuit, despite the pleadings of Ann and Thad.He trails the killers for several months without success, eventually winding up in Silver Springs,where the ministrel show is playing. Johnny agrees to perform his act with the troupe and, during the show, he hears Yance's peculiar laugh coming from the audience.
Kill the Umpire (1950) as Dusty
To appease his family, a retired baseball player signs up for umpire school.
Jiggs and Maggie Out West (1950) as Snake Bite Carter
Roll Thunder Roll! (1949) as Red Ryder
The Fighting Redhead (1949) as Red Ryder
Daughter of the Jungle (1949) as Kenneth Richards
Ride, Ryder, Ride! (1949) as Red Ryder
The Cowboy and the Prizefighter (1949) as Red Ryder
In the fourth and last Red Ryder (following "Ride, Rider, Ride", "Roll, Thunder, Roll" and "The Fighting Redhead" in that order) of the Equity Pictures for Eagle-Lion distribution, filmed in Cinecolor, Red Ryder (Jim Bannon) takes Steve Stevenson (Don Haggerty), who has saved Red's life, to his ranch and gives him a job. Red's aunt, the Duchess (Marin Sais), knew Steve's father (Forrest Taylor), who supposedly committed suicide after losing his ranch betting on a prizefight. Steve refuses to believe that his father took his own life and the Duchess backs him up. On the way to town, Red, Steve, ranch hand Buckshot Blodgett (Emmett Lynn) and Red's young Indian pal, Little Beaver (Don Kay Reynolds as Little Brown Jug), break up an attempted stagecoach robbery. Mark Palmer (John Hart), the gambler who caused the death of Steve's father, is a passenger. In town, Steve meets Sue Evans (Karen Randle), who is going to work for saloon owner Bart Osborne (Marshall Reed). Palmer and Osborne are working together and want Ryder's ranch, and they develop a plan to have Red fight Palmer's pugilist, Bull Massoon (Lou Nova, former fighter who lost a heavyweight championship fight to Joe Louis in 1941, who has never lost in the "film" ring. Steve, a boxer in college, takes Red's place. Steve loses to Massoon, but before Red can determine whether it was a fair fight, a rider reports a robbery of the stage office. Red goes after the outlaws, and the gold is recovered. Red maneuvers a fight with Massoon, and beats him after Massoon drops a piece of lead pipe hidden in his hand. Palmer admits to having murdered Steve's father, and teve learns that Sue was forced to work for Osborne to pay off a debt owed by her brother.
Miraculous Journey (1948) as Nick Travelli
T-Men (1948) as Lindsay
U.S. agents infiltrate a deadly counterfeiting ring.
Frontier Revenge (1948) as Brant
Dangers of the Canadian Mounted (1948)
Crooks discover a Genghis Khan treasure ship on the Canada-Alaska border but the treasure is hidden somewhere on land. In their efforts to find the hidden treasure they resort to murder and sabotage to stop the construction of the Alcan highway which will bring homesteaders to the area. Sergeant Royal of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police battles through 12 episodes to find the crooks and to learn the identity of their mysterious leader known only as 'The Boss'.
Trail to Laredo (1948) as Dan Parks
The Man from Colorado (1948) as Nagel
A Civil War veteran becomes a judge so he can take out his bitterness on the world.
Johnny O'Clock (1947) as Chuck Blayden
Gambling hall owners get mixed up with a cop on the take, leading to murder and mystery.
The 13th Hour (1947) as Jerry Mason
In the 7th of Columbia's "Whistler" series, truck-firm owner Steve Reynolds (Richard Dix) gets involved in a feud with a rival firm, and shortly thereafter is slugged by a masked assailant who steals the truck he is driving. The assailant runs down a policeman in the truck and leaves other clues pointing to Reynolds as the cop killer. With only a glove, with diamonds stuck in the thumb,as a clue, and while evading the police and other characters after him and the diamonds, Reynolds finally runs down the guilty party and clears himself.
Framed (1947) as Jack Woodworth
A femme fatale lures an unemployed man into helping her with a criminal scheme.
The Corpse Came C.O.D. (1947) as Detective Mark Wilson
Romantically involved reporters compete to solve a murder on a famous actress'''' estate.
The Devil's Mask (1946) as Jack Packard
A detective tries to identify a shrunken head found in a crashed cargo plane.
The Unknown (1946) as Jack Packard
A woman hires two detectives to keep her alive long enough to claim her inheritance.
Renegades (1946) as Cash Dembrow
A prominent citizen''''s daughter marries an outlaw''''s son.
Out of the Depths (1945) as Captain Faversham
The Gay Senorita (1945) as Phil Frentiss, also known as Phil Dolan
Business development prompts an effort to drive out the residents of the Mexican portion of a California town. Against the move is the growing love for a senorita.
Tonight and Every Night (1945) as <I>Life</I> photographer
An American girl falls for an RAF pilot while performing at a British music hall.
I Love a Mystery (1945) as Jack Packard
A detective tries to protect a man who has predicted his murder will take place in three days.
The Soul of a Monster (1944) as Dr. Roger Vance
A mysterious woman saves a doctor''''s life at the price of his soul.
The Missing Juror (1944) as Joe Keats
A detective tries to stop whomever is murdering the jurors on a notorious murder case.
Sergeant Mike (1944) as Patrick Henry
Riders of the Deadline (1943) as Tex
With writer Bennett Cohen recycling the same script he had used at Republic in 1941 for Don Barry's "Desert Bandit", this 50th entry in the "Hopalong Cassidy" series finds Ranger Hopalong Cassidy (William Boyd) falling into disrepute and leaving the service, because of the death of his pal and young protege Tim Mason (Richard Crane), who had lost his good standing through the suspicion that he was implicated with a band of smugglers, who had been using his ranch as a hideout. With the aid of his pals, California Carlson (Andy Clyde) and Jimmy Rogers (Jimmy Rogers), Cassidy tracks down the outlaw gang, invades their hideout, and captures or kills the leaders, and regains both his and Tim's good names, while revealing his discharge from the Rangers was a plot hatched by him and Ranger Captain Jennings (Herbert Rawlinson).

Film Production - Main (feature film)

I Married Adventure (1940) as Narr

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