Lester Matthews (1900–1975)

Actor | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) | The Three Musketeers (1939) | The Raven (1935)
AKA 
Lester Mathews | Les Mathews
BORN 
Jun 6, 1900 (died Jun 6, 1975)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (154 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (61 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Gregory Benton (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Name of the GameThe Name of the Game (TV Series) Porter (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Family AffairFamily Affair (TV Series) Farnsworth (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
    • Maudie (Dec 18, 1969) Farnsworth  Less
  • Primary photo for Daniel BooneDaniel Boone (TV Series) Major (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Scorpio LettersThe Scorpio Letters (TV Movie) Mr. Harris  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Pruitts of SouthamptonThe Pruitts of Southampton (TV Series) Butler (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Beverly HillbilliesThe Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series) Mr. Fleming Pendleton (4 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1965 4
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  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Walter Dunham (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The RoguesThe Rogues (TV Series) Bailiff (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Lucy ShowThe Lucy Show (TV Series) Lord Van Cleve (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for HazelHazel (TV Series) Reginald Archibald (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Pillsbury / Mr. Craythrope / Inspector Carnahan (3 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1964 3
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Forrester (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for RipcordRipcord (TV Series) Hugh Olds (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Larkins (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Referee / Sponsor (2 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1962 2
  • Primary photo for Pete and GladysPete and Gladys (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for King of DiamondsKing of Diamonds (TV Series) Inspector Andrews (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962 2
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Sylvester (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
    • Candid Clem (Jun 20, 1961) Sylvester (as Lester Mathews)  Less
  • Primary photo for AngelAngel (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Coronado 9Coronado 9 (TV Series) Maj. Durham / Tony Wingate (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961 2
  • Primary photo for Bachelor FatherBachelor Father (TV Series) Mr. Harcourt / Philip Harcourt (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 2
  • Primary photo for Surfside 6Surfside 6 (TV Series) Inspector Campbell (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for One Step BeyondOne Step Beyond (TV Series) Civil Defense Man / Prison Governor (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1960 2
  • Primary photo for Johnny MidnightJohnny Midnight (TV Series) Mark DeVinney (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Dennis O'Keefe ShowThe Dennis O'Keefe Show (TV Series) Sylverster Barnes (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • Dimples (Apr 12, 1960) Sylverster Barnes (as Lester Mathews)  Less
  • Primary photo for Philip MarlowePhilip Marlowe (TV Series) Stephen Florea (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for This Man DawsonThis Man Dawson (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for 21 Beacon Street21 Beacon Street (TV Series) Alfred Harrison (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Ann Sothern ShowThe Ann Sothern Show (TV Series) Mr. Bartley (3 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959 3
  • Primary photo for Yancy DerringerYancy Derringer (TV Series) Jerrison Ames (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Old Dixie (Dec 25, 1958) Jerrison Ames  Less
  • Primary photo for The LineupThe Lineup (TV Series) Walter Smith (2 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958 2
  • Primary photo for Behind Closed DoorsBehind Closed Doors (TV Series) Colonel Brookston (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) the Attorney (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Dr. Fincannon (3 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1958 3
  • Primary photo for Richard Diamond, Private DetectiveRichard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) Frank Grace (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Arson (Jan 30, 1958) Frank Grace  Less
  • Primary photo for How to Marry a MillionaireHow to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series) Conway (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The O. Henry PlayhouseThe O. Henry Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Telephone TimeTelephone Time (TV Series) Supply Minister (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 2
  • Primary photo for CrossroadsCrossroads (TV Series) Dr. Ashley / Salmon P. Chase / Rev. John Schwan (3 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 3
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Colonel McKinley (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Dr. Fu ManchuThe Adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu (TV Series) Sir Dennis Nayland Smith (13 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 13
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  • Primary photo for Soldiers of FortuneSoldiers of Fortune (TV Series) Carrigan (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
    • Boomerang (Oct 28, 1956) Carrigan (as Lester Mathews)  Less
  • Primary photo for You Are ThereYou Are There (TV Series) Sir Joseph Banks / Ganzel (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
  • Primary photo for CasablancaCasablanca (TV Series) Col. Masters (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Celebrity PlayhouseCelebrity Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955 2
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Colonel Peter Tilletson / Carlton (3 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1955 3
  • Primary photo for Father Knows BestFather Knows Best (TV Series) Major Alden (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Star and the StoryThe Star and the Story (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) John Hillgrove (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Cameo TheatreCameo Theatre (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Pepsi-Cola PlayhouseThe Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
    • Passage Home (Apr 3, 1955) Actor (as Lester Mathews)  Less
  • Primary photo for The George Burns and Gracie Allen ShowThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) Mr. Fortune / Mr. Buzby / Professor Hopkins / Mr. Thomas Marshall / Mr. Burke / Mr. Larkin / Mr. Duffy (7 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1955 7
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  • Primary photo for Adventures of the FalconAdventures of the Falcon (TV Series) Preston Andrews (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
    • Reunion (Jan 1955) Preston Andrews  Less
  • Primary photo for Passport to DangerPassport to Danger (TV Series) U.S. Consul Charlie Edmunds (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
    • Naples (1955) U.S. Consul Charlie Edmunds  Less
  • Primary photo for My Little MargieMy Little Margie (TV Series) Mr. Burton / Mr. Patterson (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954 2
  • Primary photo for Public DefenderPublic Defender (TV Series) Ben Pearce / Mr. Harrington (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954 2
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of AmericaCavalcade of America (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) The Chief (segment "The Horn Blows at Midnight") (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
    • The Horn Blows at Midnight (Nov 29, 1953) The Chief (segment "The Horn Blows at Midnight")  Less
  • Primary photo for Fireside TheatreFireside Theatre (TV Series) Brandt / Immigration Judge (4 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1951 4
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  • Primary photo for Racket SquadRacket Squad (TV Series) Ben Milford (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) Dr. Jerry Halden (Credits) / Dr. Jerry Holden (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • The Black Cat & the Raven (Oct 8, 2009) Dr. Jerry Halden (Credits) / Dr. Jerry Holden (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Jungle SafariJungle Safari Branan Chatterton, Commissioner (archive footage)  Less 1956

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