George Lewis


Biography

George Lewis was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lewis's earliest roles were in film, including "Captain Blood" (1924) with J Warren Kerrigan, "His People" (1925) and "13 Washington Square" (1928). He also appeared in the drama "Heart Punch" (1932) with Lloyd Hughes, "Wolf Dog" (1933) and "Whispering Shadows" (1933). He kept working in film throughout the forties, s...

Biography

George Lewis was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lewis's earliest roles were in film, including "Captain Blood" (1924) with J Warren Kerrigan, "His People" (1925) and "13 Washington Square" (1928). He also appeared in the drama "Heart Punch" (1932) with Lloyd Hughes, "Wolf Dog" (1933) and "Whispering Shadows" (1933). He kept working in film throughout the forties, starring in the adventure "Perils of Nyoka" (1942) with Kay Aldridge, "Daredevils of the West" (1943) and the Sidney Toler mystery "Charlie Chan in the Secret Service" (1944). He also appeared in "The Falcon in Mexico" (1944). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Alan Ladd action flick "Saskatchewan" (1954), the Alan Ladd western "Drum Beat" (1954) and the drama "The Prodigal" (1955) with Lana Turner. He also appeared in "Davy Crockett and the River Pirates" (1956) and the Richard Conte thriller "The Brothers Rico" (1957). Lewis was most recently credited in "Comedy Bang! Bang!" (IFC, 2011-). Lewis passed away in December 1995 at the age of 92.

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Confessions From the David Galaxy Affair (1979)
George
Gunman's Walk (1958)
Cattleman
The Brothers Rico (1957)
El Camino desk clerk
Lust for Life (1956)
Gendarme
The First Texan (1956)
Mexican doctor
Davy Crockett and the River Pirates (1956)
Black Eagle
The Prodigal (1955)
Guard
Drum Beat (1954)
Capt. Clark
Phantom of the Rue Morgue (1954)
Gendarme Duval
Bandits of Corsica (1953)
Arturo
Shane (1953)
Ryker man
Thunder in the East (1953)
Bartender
Cow Country (1953)
Sanchez
The Bad and the Beautiful (1953)
Lionel Donovan
The Veils of Bagdad (1953)
Captain
The Raiders (1952)
Vicente
The Prisoner of Zenda (1952)
Uhlan guard
Hold That Line (1952)
Mike Donelli
The Iron Mistress (1952)
Col. Wells
Saddle Legion (1951)
Rurales, captain
The Kid from Amarillo (1951)
Don Jose Figaroa
Branded (1951)
Andy
Crisis (1950)
Desk clerk
Southside 1-1000 (1950)
Gorney
One Way Street (1950)
Capt. Rodriguez
Colorado Ranger (1950)
Tony
Hostile Country (1950)
Knowlton
Crooked River (1950)
Gentry
Marshal of Heldorado (1950)
Nate Tulliver
West of the Brazos (1950)
Manuel
Fast on the Draw (1950)
Pedro
King of the Bullwhip (1950)
Rio
Prison Warden (1949)
Prisoner Ludy
The Dalton Gang (1949)
Chief Irahu
Crashing Thru (1949)
Jarvis
Tap Roots (1948)
Confederate
To the Ends of the Earth (1948)
Chef
The Gallant Blade (1948)
Servant
The Woman from Tangier (1948)
Franz, the pilot
The Sheriff of Medicine Bow (1948)
Buckeye
Lulu Belle (1948)
Capt. Ralph
Silver Trails (1948)
José
Web of Danger (1947)
Wolf customer
The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap (1947)
Cowpuncher
Because of Him (1946)
Reporter
Perilous Holiday (1946)
Florist
The Missing Lady (1946)
Jon Field
The Phantom Rider (1946)
The Gay Senorita (1945)
Torreon
Lady on a Train (1945)
Reporter
The White Gorilla (1945)
Stacey's cohort
Song of Mexico (1945)
Arturo Martinez
Brazil (1944)
Man at carnival
The Impostor (1944)
Soldier
Can't Help Singing (1944)
Cavalry officer
The Falcon in Mexico (1944)
Mexican detective
Shadow of Suspicion (1944)
Paul
Oh, What a Night (1944)
Rocco
Charlie Chan in the Secret Service (1944)
Paul Aranto
The Black Hills Express (1943)
Vic Fowler
Flesh and Fantasy (1943)
Harlequin
The Texas Kid (1943)
The Blocked Trail (1943)
Freddie
Daredevils of the West (1943)
Halfway to Shanghai (1942)
Brakeman
Sin Town (1942)
Oil man
The Falcon's Brother (1942)
Valdez
Phantom Killer (1942)
Kramer
Outlaws of Pine Ridge (1942)
Ross
A Yank in Libya (1942)
Shiek [sic] Ibrahim
Gang Busters (1942)
Perils of Nyoka (1942)
Road Agent (1941)
Lace
It Started with Eve (1941)
Receptionist
No Hands on the Clock (1941)
[Dave] Paulson
Riders of the Badlands (1941)
Kirk
Men Against the Sky (1940)
Lieutenant Norval
Outside the 3-Mile Limit (1940)
Editor Morrow
Back Door to Heaven (1939)
Bob Hale
The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair (1939)
Nicholas Makaroff
Di que me quieres (1938)
Carlos Madero
El capitán Tormenta (1937)
Pedro
El carnaval del diablo (1937)
Captain Calamity (1936)
Black Pierre
Ride, Ranger, Ride (1936)
Lieutenant Bob Cameron
The Pecos Dandy (1936)
The Pecos Dandy
Under the Pampas Moon (1935)
Aviator
Storm over the Andes (1935)
Garcia
Alas sobre el Chaco (1935)
El operador de la radio
Two Heads on a Pillow (1934)
Anthony Populopulini
The Merry Widow (1934)
Escort
Lazy River (1934)
Armand [Lescalie]
Red Morning (1934)
Mao
Her Resale Value (1933)
Ted Harris
No dejes la puerta abierta (1933)
Darmant
A Parisian Romance (1932)
Pierre
South of the Rio Grande (1932)
Ramon
Heart Punch (1932)
Lefty Doyle, "Texas Wild Cat"
Marido y mujer (1932)
Eddie Collins
La gran jornada (1931)
Raúl Colman
Cuerpo y alma (1931)
Ted
El último de los Vargas (1930)
José Vargas
Tonight at Twelve (1929)
Tony Keith
College Love (1929)
Bob Wilson
Jazz Mad (1928)
Leopold Ostberg
Honeymoon Flats (1928)
Jim Clayton
The Fourflusher (1928)
Andy Wittaker
We Americans (1928)
Phil Levine
Give and Take (1928)
Jack Bauer
13 Washington Square (1928)
Jack De Peyster
The Old Soak (1926)
Clemmy Hawley
Devil's Island (1926)
Léon Valyon
The Lady Who Lied (1925)
Mahmud
His People (1925)
Sammy Cominsky [grown]
Captain Blood (1924)
Henri d'Ogeron
The Talk of the Town (1918)

Art Director (Feature Film)

Happy Birthday, Davy (1970)
Art Director

Film Production - Main (Feature Film)

The Hindenburg (1975)
Technical Advisor

Special Thanks (Feature Film)

Heaven's Prisoners (1996)
Special Thanks To

Cast (Special)

No Way Out: The Fall of Saigon (2000)
Interviewee

Life Events

Bibliography