Ted Oliver


Biography

Ted Oliver was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1925, he made his screen debut in "Daring Days." In 1927, he starred in the Western short "The Lone Ranger." In 1943, he appeared in Lambert Hillyer's "Batman." Oliver began his career with a role in the comedic adaptation "We're Not Dressing" (1934) with Bing Crosby. Oliver began to focus on film after appearing in t...

Biography

Ted Oliver was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1925, he made his screen debut in "Daring Days." In 1927, he starred in the Western short "The Lone Ranger." In 1943, he appeared in Lambert Hillyer's "Batman." Oliver began his career with a role in the comedic adaptation "We're Not Dressing" (1934) with Bing Crosby. Oliver began to focus on film after appearing in the western "Klondike Annie" (1936) with Mae West. Later in his career, Oliver acted in the Charlie Chaplin comedy "Modern Times" (1936). Oliver passed away in June 1957 at the age of 65.

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Outrage (1950)
Counter man
Larceny, Inc. (1942)
Policeman
Obliging Young Lady (1942)
Motorcycle policeman
Jackass Mail (1942)
Outlaw
Kid Glove Killer (1942)
Born to Sing (1942)
Guard
Tarzan's New York Adventure (1942)
Policeman
Sleepytime Gal (1942)
Policeman
Juke Box Jenny (1942)
Customs officer
Wings for the Eagle (1942)
Guard
There's One Born Every Minute (1942)
Strange Alibi (1941)
Guard
Honky Tonk (1941)
Miner
The Big Store (1941)
Detective
The Big Boss (1941)
Companion
The Son of Monte Cristo (1941)
Turnkey
The Nurse's Secret (1941)
Webster
Footsteps in the Dark (1941)
Policeman
Pacific Blackout (1941)
Police sergeant
Bedtime Story (1941)
Mike
The Wagons Roll at Night (1941)
Sheriff
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
State policeman
New Moon (1940)
Bondsman
Geronimo (1940)
Officer
Northwest Passage (Book I--Rogers' Rangers) (1940)
Farrington
The Man from Dakota (1940)
Second officer
The Mortal Storm (1940)
Guard
Sky Murder (1940)
"Texas" O'Keefe
The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939)
Motorcycle cop
Let Us Live (1939)
Detective
Within the Law (1939)
Detective
Stand Up and Fight (1939)
Deputy Cochran
Indianapolis Speedway (1939)
Referee
Blackmail (1939)
Second workman
On Borrowed Time (1939)
State trooper
Broadway Serenade (1939)
Spike
Ambush (1939)
First officer
The Mad Miss Manton (1938)
Policeman
Start Cheering (1938)
Motor cop
Too Hot to Handle (1938)
Newsreel man
Go Chase Yourself (1938)
Detective Clark
Broadway Musketeers (1938)
Second detective
Yellow Jack (1938)
Cavalryman
Submarine D-1 (1937)
C.P.O.
The Last Gangster (1937)
Guard
Alcatraz Island (1937)
I Promise to Pay (1937)
Detective
The Frame-Up (1937)
Spud Gitale
She Loved a Fireman (1937)
Lieutenant Grimes
Trapped (1937)
Ike Britt
The Plainsman (1937)
First teamster
Souls at Sea (1937)
Let's Get Married (1937)
Policeman
Find the Witness (1937)
Deagle
The Devil Is Driving (1937)
Motorcycle cop
You Only Live Once (1937)
2d state trooper
A Son Comes Home (1936)
Deputy sheriff
Wives Never Know (1936)
Proprietor
Klondike Annie (1936)
Grigsby
Border Flight (1936)
Turk
The Return of Sophie Lang (1936)
First detective
Yellow Dust (1936)
McLearney
Counterfeit (1936)
Davis
Rose of the Rancho (1936)
Kincaid henchman
Modern Times (1936)
Come Closer, Folks (1936)
Policeman
Alibi for Murder (1936)
Policeman
Public Enemy's Wife (1936)
G-man
Bonnie Scotland (1935)
Ship Cafe (1935)
Stoker
Goin' to Town (1935)
Policeman
Stolen Harmony (1935)
Policeman
The Whole Town's Talking (1935)
Motorcycle officer
Car 99 (1935)
Sergeant
She Couldn't Take It (1935)
Motorcycle cop
We're Not Dressing (1934)
Second ship's officer
The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Murder at the Vanities (1934)
Murdock's chauffeur
Robbers' Roost (1933)
Latimer
The Fighting Peacemaker (1926)
Jefferson Crane
Daring Days (1925)
Boggs
Triple Action (1925)
Assistant chief

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