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 1979 The American Girls (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 David Cassidy - Man Undercover (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Deadly Convoy (1978)
 1974-1978 Police Woman (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- Guns (1977)
- Once a Snitch (1977)
 1977 Quincy M.E. (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1975 Joe Forrester (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Powder Blue (1975)
- Bus Station (1975)
 1975 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
 1974 Nakia (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Dream (1974)
 1973-1974 Ironside (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1973 The Rookies (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1969 Medical Center (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Jeopardy (1969)
 1968-1969 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Nightmare (1968)
 1968 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Samurai (1968)
 1968 Blondie (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sayanora Dagwood (1968)
 1966-1968 Gunsmoke (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Jackals (1968)
 1968 Off to See the Wizard (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 The F.B.I. (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Deputy (1967)
- The Hunted (1967)
 1966 Please Don't Eat the Daisies (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Say UNCLE (1966)
 1965 The Wild Wild West (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1965 Lost in Space (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Welcome Stranger (1965)
 1965 Mr. Novak (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1964 The Tycoon (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Who Is Jennifer? (1964)
 1963 Temple Houston (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Third Bullet (1963)
 1960-1962 The Detectives (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Jagged Edge (1962)
- Shuttle (1960)
- Alibis (1960)
 1962 Ben Casey (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 Cain's Hundred (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1961 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Wild Mangoes (1961)
 1961 Bat Masterson (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Fourth Man (1961)
 1960-1961 The Case of the Dangerous Robin (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Doll of Death (1961)
- Temporary Window (1960)
 1961 Bonanza (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Bride (1961)
 1960 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Girl on a String (1960)
- With This Ring (1960)
 1960 Klondike (TV Series) (1 episode)
- River of Gold (1960)
 1959-1960 Men Into Space (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Dark of the Sun (1960)
- Contraband (1960)
 1959-1960 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Mighty Casey (1960)
- The Hitch-Hiker (1960)
- What You Need (1959)
 1960 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Gladiators (1960)
 1960 Hotel de Paree (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Grand Jury (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Prison Scandal (1959)
 1959 Laramie (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Lonesome Gun (1959)
 1957-1959 The Walter Winchell File (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Too Many Clues (1958)
- The Witness (1957)
 1959 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Charity Affair (1959)
- The Sport (1959)
 1959 The Texan (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957-1959 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Trail Incident (1959)
 1957-1958 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Days of November (1958)
 1958 The Adventures of McGraw (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Vivian (1958)
 1957 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956-1957 Wire Service (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Hideout (1956)
 1956 Jazz Ball (TV Movie documentary) (one sequence)
 1954-1956 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Woman Expert (1954)
 1956 Broken Arrow (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Mail Riders (1956)
 1955-1956 The Star and the Story (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Act of Decision (1956)
- Desert Story (1955)
- The Lie (1955)
 1956 Casablanca (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Satan's Veil (1956)
 1955-1956 Highway Patrol (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Escort (1956)
- Retired Gangster (1955)
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1955 Stage 7 (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Long Count (1955)
- Tiger at Noon (1955)
 1954 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Long Count (1954)
 1948 Catalina Interlude (Short)
 1948 Big Sister Blues (Short)
 1948 Tropical Masquerade (Short)
 1947 Midnight Serenade (Short)
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Moved to California while young and began working in films in 1932 at Paramount, where he cast extras roles. See more »

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