Ernest Truex (1889–1973)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
His Girl Friday (1940) | Whistling in the Dark (1933) | The Twilight Zone (1959-1962)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
BORN 
Sep 19, 1889 (died Jun 26, 1973)
HEIGHT 
5' 2" (1.57m)

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Past Film & Video (84 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (51 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Petticoat JunctionPetticoat Junction (TV Series) Tony Allison / Oliver Fenton (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1966 2
  • Primary photo for HazelHazel (TV Series) Robert Dunlap (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Who Goes There?Who Goes There? (TV Movie) Cogmire  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Samuel T. Washburn (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for GrindlGrindl (TV Series) Luther Pontifex (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Farmer's DaughterThe Farmer's Daughter (TV Series) Homer Johnson (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Wilkens / Howard Rutherford (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962 2
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Charles Whitley / Pedott (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1962 2
  • Primary photo for The Dick Powell ShowThe Dick Powell Show (TV Series) Dr. Davids (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Dean Whitney (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Pete and GladysPete and Gladys (TV Series) Pops / Pop (6 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961 6
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  • Primary photo for Dennis the MenaceDennis the Menace (TV Series) Mr. McGuire (1 episode, 1960), Performer ("Silent Night") (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • The Christmas Horse (Dec 25, 1960) Mr. McGuire, Performer ("Silent Night")  Less
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show with June AllysonThe DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series) Daniel - Security Guard (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • A Silent Panic (Dec 22, 1960) Daniel - Security Guard  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tom Ewell ShowThe Tom Ewell Show (TV Series) Mr. Steckel (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Ann Sothern ShowThe Ann Sothern Show (TV Series) Jason Macauley / Jason McCauley / Jason Macauly (13 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958–1959 13
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  • Primary photo for The MillionaireThe Millionaire (TV Series) Andrew Sterling (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Matinee TheatreMatinee Theatre (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1958 2
  • Primary photo for Father Knows BestFather Knows Best (TV Series) Grampa (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Uncle John (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Aloysius P. McKeever / Barkley Cooper (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1957 2
  • Primary photo for JusticeJustice (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1956 2
  • Primary photo for Star TonightStar Tonight (TV Series) Fred Cotton (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Uncle William (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Producers' ShowcaseProducers' Showcase (TV Series) Dr. Gibbs (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Martin Bristol (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Elgin HourThe Elgin Hour (TV Series) Pop (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Armstrong Circle TheatreArmstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) Hudlin / Party Guest / Computer Owner / Capt. Elijah Whittaker (4 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1955 4
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  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Dan (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1955 2
  • Primary photo for The Halls of IvyThe Halls of Ivy (TV Series) Actor (1 episode)  Less 1954–1955 1
  • Primary photo for JamieJamie (TV Series) Grandpa McHummer (19 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1954 19
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  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) White Knight (3 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952–1954 3
  • Primary photo for Inner SanctumInner Sanctum (TV Series) Pomeroy (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Goodyear Television PlayhouseGoodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (3 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952–1953 3
  • Primary photo for The Philco Television PlayhouseThe Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953 2
  • Primary photo for Medallion TheatreMedallion Theatre (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Mister PeepersMister Peepers (TV Series) Mr. Remington (6 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952–1953 6
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  • Primary photo for ABC AlbumABC Album (TV Series) Grandpa (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
    • Jamie (Apr 26, 1953) Grandpa  Less
  • Primary photo for Broadway Television TheatreBroadway Television Theatre (TV Series) George / Tom Prior / E.M. Burke / Timothy Spangle (4 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952–1953 4
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  • Primary photo for The DoctorThe Doctor (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Betty Crocker Star MatineeBetty Crocker Star Matinee (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Cameo TheatreCameo Theatre (TV Series) Actor (3 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1952 3
  • Primary photo for Hands of MurderHands of Murder (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Celanese TheatreCelanese Theatre (TV Series) Dr. Anton Krug (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for DangerDanger (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Theatre HourThe Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) Dan Dorgan / Father Malachy (3 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1951 3
  • Primary photo for Starlight TheatreStarlight Theatre (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950 2
  • Primary photo for Program PlayhouseProgram Playhouse (TV Series) Caspar Milquetoast (in premiere broadcast, 'The Timid Soul')  Less 1949– 
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) George Thomas (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949 1
    • Suspicion (Mar 15, 1949) George Thomas  Less
  • Primary photo for The Chevrolet Tele-TheatreThe Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series) Otto (2 episodes, 1948)  Less 1948–1949 2
Self (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Wonderful Town, U.S.A.Wonderful Town, U.S.A. (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Showtime, U.S.A.Showtime, U.S.A. (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951

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