Lucien Littlefield


Actor
Lucien Littlefield

About

Also Known As
Lucien Rameses Littlefield, Lucien L. Littlefield
Birth Place
San Antonio, Texas, USA
Born
August 16, 1895
Died
June 04, 1960

Biography

Lucien Littlefield was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1913, he began his film career. Littlefield's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "The Hostage" (1917), "Everywoman" (1919) and "Why Change Your Wife?" (1920) with Gloria Swanson. He also appeared in "The Sheik" (1921) with Rudolph Valentino, "Rent Free" (1922) and "The Siren Call" (19...

Biography

Lucien Littlefield was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1913, he began his film career. Littlefield's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "The Hostage" (1917), "Everywoman" (1919) and "Why Change Your Wife?" (1920) with Gloria Swanson. He also appeared in "The Sheik" (1921) with Rudolph Valentino, "Rent Free" (1922) and "The Siren Call" (1922). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the thirties, appearing in the comedy "Strangers of the Evening" (1932) with ZaSu Pitts, "Downstairs" (1932) with John Gilbert and the dramatic adaptation "Broken Lullaby" (1932) with Lionel Barrymore. He also appeared in the comedy adaptation "High Pressure" (1932) with William Powell. In the latter half of his career, he continued to act in the Gary Cooper dramatic adventure "Souls at Sea" (1937), the Joe E Brown drama "The Gladiator" (1938) and the John Wayne western "Born to the West" (1938). He also appeared in the Neil Hamilton mystery "Hollywood Stadium Mystery" (1938) and "Wide Open Faces" (1938). Littlefield more recently acted on "Circus Boy" (NBC, 1956-58). Littlefield passed away in June 1960 at the age of 65.

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

The High Cost of Loving (1958)
Brabin
Wink of an Eye (1958)
Old man
Bop Girl Goes Calypso (1957)
Professor Winthrop
Sudden Danger (1955)
Dave Glennon
Casanova's Big Night (1954)
Prisoner
The Roar of the Crowd (1953)
Josh
Woman of the North Country (1952)
Parvin
At Sword's Point (1952)
Corporal Gautier
Susanna Pass (1949)
Russell Masters
Bad Men of Tombstone (1949)
Old man in claim office
Let's Live a Little (1948)
Mr. Tinker
Jinx Money (1948)
Tipper
Lightnin' in the Forest (1948)
Joad
Hollow Triumph (1948)
Davis
The Fabulous Joe (1947)
Judge
Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1947)
Telephone clerk
Sweet Genevieve (1947)
Mr. Rogers
Down to Earth (1947)
Escort 3082
Rendezvous with Annie (1946)
Editor Kramer
That Brennan Girl (1946)
Florist
In Old Sacramento (1946)
Barber
Scared Stiff (1945)
Charles Waldeck/Preston Waldeck
The Caribbean Mystery (1945)
Dr. Praskins
Lights of Old Santa Fe (1944)
Judge
One Body Too Many (1944)
Kenneth Harris
Goodnight, Sweetheart (1944)
Collins
The Cowboy and the Senorita (1944)
Judge Loomis
When the Lights Go on Again (1944)
Andy
Casanova in Burlesque (1944)
John Alden Compton
Lady, Let's Dance! (1944)
Snodgrass
Zorro's Black Whip (1944)
Johnny Come Lately (1943)
Blaker
Henry Aldrich Haunts a House (1943)
Mr. Quid
Silent Witness (1943)
Eastman
Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour (1943)
Mr. Quid
Larceny, Inc. (1942)
Customer
The Great Man's Lady (1942)
City editor
Castle in the Desert (1942)
Gleason
Mr. & Mrs. North (1942)
Barnes
Whistling in Dixie (1942)
Corporal Lucken
Hillbilly Blitzkrieg (1942)
Prof. James
Bells of Capistrano (1942)
Daniel McCracken
This Time for Keeps (1942)
Herb
The Little Foxes (1941)
Manders
The Great American Broadcast (1941)
Justice of the Peace [Apperson Biggs]
Life with Henry (1941)
Mr. Stevens
Henry Aldrich for President (1941)
Mr. Crosley
Man at Large (1941)
Mr. Jonas
Murder Among Friends (1941)
Dr. Fred Turk
Li'l Abner (1940)
The sheriff
The Westerner (1940)
Stranger
Those Were the Days! (1940)
Professor Sillicocks
What a Life (1939)
Mr. Patterson
Unmarried (1939)
School principal
Money to Burn (1939)
Irving
Pirates of the Skies (1939)
Dr. [Amos] Pettingill
Mystery Plane (1939)
Winslow
Jeepers Creepers (1939)
Grandpa
Sabotage (1939)
Eli
Scandal Street (1938)
Robert Johnson
Bulldog Drummond's Revenge (1938)
Mr. Smith
Wide Open Faces (1938)
P. T. "Doc" Williams
The Night Hawk (1938)
Parrish
Hollywood Stadium Mystery (1938)
Watchman
The Gladiator (1938)
Professor Abner Danner
Reckless Living (1938)
Lucius Carr
I Am the Law (1938)
Roberts
Partners in Crime (1937)
Mr. Twitchell
Born to the West (1937)
John, the cattle buyer
Wild Money (1937)
Bill Hawkins
Souls at Sea (1937)
Toymaker
Thunder Trail (1937)
Flinty
Hotel Haywire (1937)
Elmer
High, Wide and Handsome (1937)
Mr. Lippincott
Wells Fargo (1937)
Postmaster, San Francisco
Rose-Marie (1936)
Storekeeper
The Moon's Our Home (1936)
Ogden Holbrook
Early to Bed (1936)
Mr. O'Leary
Let's Sing Again (1936)
Superintendent Henry Perkins
Magnificent Obsession (1936)
Breezy
Murder Man (1935)
Rafferty
The Return of Peter Grimm (1935)
Colonel Tom Lawton
Ruggles of Red Gap (1935)
Charles Belknap-Jackson
Sweepstake Annie (1935)
Mr. Henry Foster
One Frightened Night (1935)
Dr. Denham
I Dream Too Much (1935)
Mr. Dilley
She Gets Her Man (1935)
Elmer
Cappy Ricks Returns (1935)
Skinner
The Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935)
Mr. Peabody
Carnival (1935)
Stand Up and Cheer! (1934)
Professor Hi De Ho
Thirty Day Princess (1934)
Parker
Mandalay (1934)
Mr. Peters
Love Time (1934)
Willie Obenbiegler
Kiss and Make-Up (1934)
Max Pascal
When Strangers Meet (1934)
Barney Crane
Marrying Widows (1934)
Brother-in-law
Gridiron Flash (1934)
L. B. Fields
Alice in Wonderland (1933)
Father William's Son
Sailor's Luck (1933)
Elmer Brown
The Big Brain (1933)
Justice of Peace
East of Fifth Avenue (1933)
Gardner
Sweepings (1933)
Grimson
Professional Sweetheart (1933)
Announcer [Ed]
Sons of the Desert (1933)
Dr. Horace Meddick
The Bitter Tea of General Yen (1933)
Mr. [Willis] Jackson
Chance at Heaven (1933)
Fred Harris
Skyway (1933)
Webster
Rainbow over Broadway (1933)
Timothy Chibbins
Downstairs (1932)
Fran├žoise
Strangers in Love (1932)
Professor Clark
Evenings for Sale (1932)
Schwenk
That's My Boy (1932)
Uncle Louie
Broken Lullaby (1932)
Schultz
Strangers of the Evening (1932)
Frank Daniels
Speed Madness (1932)
Forbes
The Pride of the Legion (1932)
Dad Tully
Shopworn (1932)
Fred
High Pressure (1932)
Oscar Brown
Miss Pinkerton (1932)
Henderson
If I Had a Million (1932)
Zeb
Scandal Sheet (1931)
McCloskey
It Pays to Advertise (1931)
[Andrew] Adams
Young As You Feel (1931)
Mr. Noah Marley
Reducing (1931)
Elmer Truffle
Misbehaving Ladies (1931)
Uncle Joe Boyd
High Society Blues (1930)
Eli Granger
Seven Keys to Baldpate (1930)
Thomas Hayden
No, No, Nanette (1930)
Jim Smith
Clancy in Wall Street (1930)
Andy MacIntosh
She's My Weakness (1930)
Warren Thurber
Tom Sawyer (1930)
Teacher
Dark Streets (1929)
Census taker
Saturday's Children (1929)
Willie
Drag (1929)
Pa Parker
This Is Heaven (1929)
Frank Chase
Clear the Decks (1929)
Plinge
Making the Grade (1929)
Silas Cooper
The Great Divide (1929)
Texas Tommy
The Girl in the Glass Cage (1929)
Sheik Smith
A Ship Comes In (1928)
Dan [Casey]
Mother Knows Best (1928)
Pa Quail
Do Your Duty (1928)
Andy McIntosh
A Blonde for a Night (1928)
Valet
Harold Teen (1928)
Dad Jenks
The Man in Hobbles (1928)
The Head Man (1928)
Editor Barnes
Heart to Heart (1928)
Uncle Joe Boyd
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1928)
Lawyer Marks
A Texas Steer (1927)
Yell
The Cat and the Canary (1927)
Dr. Patterson
Cheating Cheaters (1927)
Lazare
Taxi Taxi (1927)
Billy Wallace
My Best Girl (1927)
Pa Johnson
The Small Bachelor (1927)
Mr. Waddington
Tony Runs Wild (1926)
Red
Brooding Eyes (1926)
Bell
The Torrent (1926)
Cupido
Bachelor Brides (1926)
Beamish
Twinkletoes (1926)
Hank
Take It From Me (1926)
Cyrus Crabb
Soul Mates (1925)
Stevens
Gold and the Girl (1925)
Weasel
Charley's Aunt (1925)
Brasset
Tumbleweeds (1925)
Kentucky Rose
The Rainbow Trail (1925)
Joe Lake
Innocent Husbands (1925)
What Price Goofy? (1925)
True as Steel (1924)
Mr. Foote, secretary
Babbitt (1924)
Edward Littlefield
The Painted Lady (1924)
Matt Logan
The Deadwood Coach (1924)
Charlie Winter
Never Say Die (1924)
Griggs
Teeth (1924)
Under sheriff
Gerald Cranston's Lady (1924)
Stanley Tilotson
A Woman Who Sinned (1924)
Reverend Hillburn
Gold Heels (1924)
Push Miller
Name the Man (1924)
Sharf
The Tiger's Claw (1923)
Goyrem
Mr. Billings Spends His Dime (1923)
Martin Green
The Rendezvous (1923)
Three Wise Fools (1923)
Douglas
The French Doll (1923)
Dobbs, the butler
In the Palace of the King (1923)
Adonis
To Have and To Hold (1922)
Duke of Buckingham
Our Leading Citizen (1922)
The Editor
Rent Free (1922)
"Batty" Briggs
The Siren Call (1922)
Irishman
Across the Continent (1922)
Scott Tyler
Tillie (1922)
Doc Weaver
Her Husband's Trademark (1922)
Slithy Winters
Manslaughter (1922)
Witness
The Little Clown (1921)
Connie Potts
The Hell Diggers (1921)
Silas Hoskins
Too Much Speed (1921)
Jimmy Rodman
Crazy To Marry (1921)
Minister
The Sheik (1921)
Gaston
The Fourteenth Man (1920)
Wesley Colfax Winslow
The Round-Up (1920)
Parenthesis
The Sins of St. Anthony (1920)
Lieut. Humphrey Smith
Why Change Your Wife? (1920)
Butler
The Furnace (1920)
Bert Vallance
Sick Abed (1920)
Dr. Widner
Jack Straw (1920)
Sherlo
Double Speed (1920)
Reginald Toby
Eyes of the Heart (1920)
Whitey
Her First Elopement (1920)
Ted Maitland
Everywoman (1919)
Lord Witness
The Cost of Hatred (1917)
The Hostage (1917)
Paul
The Jaguar's Claws (1917)
The Golden Fetter (1917)
Pete
The Squaw Man's Son (1917)
Lord Yester
To Have and to Hold (1916)
King James I
The Blacklist (1916)
Frederick Holtz
The Warrens of Virginia (1915)
Tom Dabney
Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo (1915)
The rag picker
The Wild Goose Chase (1915)
The "Grind"
A Gentleman of Leisure (1915)
Clerk
The Ghost Breaker (1914)
Judge Jarvis

Writer (Feature Film)

Early to Bed (1936)
Story

Cast (Special)

The Fabulous Sycamores (1955)

Cast (Short)

How I Play Golf by Bobby Jones No. 9 "The Driver" (1931)
Himself

Life Events

1913

Began his film career

Videos

Movie Clip

Bitter Tea Of General Yen (1933) - I Learned A Terrible Lesson Framing and scale from Columbia and director Frank Capra, opening the first feature shown (to surprisingly weak box office) at Radio City Music Hall, Clara Blandick greeting fellow missionaries in China, Emmett Corrigan the sanguine bishop, in The Bitter Tea Of General Yen, 1933, starring Barbara Stanwyck and Nils Asther.
Murder Man, The (1935) - Very Fatally Dead In the press room at the precinct, crime beat reporters (William Demarest, Bobby Watson, Lucien Littlefield, Fuzzy Knight, and James Stewart as "Shorty") get word of a big time killing, early in The Murder Man, 1935.
Larceny, Inc. (1942) - What Do You Expect For $9.75? Ex-Con and new luggage shop owner Pressure (Edward G. Robinson), hiding his scheme to tunnel into the bank next door, gets rid of his adopted daughter Denny (Jane Wyman) and a salesman (Jack Carson), tells partner Jug (Broderick Crawford) to keep digging, then lays some attitude on a customer (Lucien Littlefield) in Larceny Inc., 1942.
Shopworn (1932) - Study Of The Human Body After routine jousting with the coarser college crowd led by Toby (Robert Alden) waitress Kitty (Barbara Stanwyck) has an adversarial but promising tiff with studious David (Regis Toomey), in Shopworn, 1932.
Return Of Peter Grimm, The (1936) - I Raise Flowers Not Spirits! Opening scene, Lionel Barrymore as grumpy florist Grimm, the reluctant host of a seance run by his medium friend Dr. MacPherson (Edward Ellis), Donald Meek, Ethel Griffies among the irritated guests, in the RKO remake of The Return Of Peter Grimm, 1936, based on a play by David Belasco.
Reducing - Mr. Beasley Marie (Marie Dressler) juggles her decorating, her daughter (Anita Page) and her two suitors, (William Bakewell, Buster Collier Jr.) her sons and her husband in Reducing, 1931.

Trailer

Family

Constance Palmer
Daughter

Bibliography