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Earle Hodgins (1893–1964)

Earle Hodgins was born on October 6, 1893 in Payson, Utah, USA as George Earl Hodgins. He was an actor, known for Oregon Trail (1945), Silent Conflict (1948) and Heroes of the Alamo (1937). He was married to Elizabeth Birss Ogilvie and Sue Henley. He died on April 14, 1964 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Oregon Trail Judge J. Frothingham Smythe
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Heroes of the Alamo Stephen F. Austin
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 1957-1963 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Judge Brookins / Dobie / Tubby / ...
- Two of a Kind (1963) ... Judge Brookins
- Quint Asper Comes Home (1962) ... Dobie
- Chesterland (1961) ... Tubby
- Uncle Oliver (1957) ... Uncle Oliver Stang
 1962 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
Clute Dumfries (uncredited)
 1962 Saintly Sinners
Uncle Clete
 1962 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Side Show Barker
- Ed's Word of Honor (1962) ... Side Show Barker
 1962 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
- Kick the Can (1962) ... Agee (as Earl Hodgins)
 1962 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Mr. Coxey
- Explorer's Ten (1962) ... Mr. Coxey
 1961 Bus Stop (TV Series)
- Afternoon of a Cowboy (1961) ... Chet (as Earl Hodgins)
 1960 Pony Express (TV Series)
 1960 Shotgun Slade (TV Series)
- The Pool Shark (1960)
 1960 This Man Dawson (TV Series)
- Safe Haven (1960) ... Powers
 1960 Guestward Ho! (TV Series)
- The Christmas Spirit (1960) ... Lonesome
- The Hootens Buy a Ranch (1960) ... Lonesome
 1960 The Westerner (TV Series)
- The Old Man (1960) ... Saul (as Earl Hodgins)
 1960 Inherit the Wind
Dr. Britton's Tonic Spieler with Chimp (uncredited)
 1957-1960 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Sheriff Plummer / Colonel Jeremiah Pike / Leadhead Kane / ...
- The Search (1960) ... Sheriff Plummer
- Juliet (1959) ... Colonel Jeremiah Pike
- The Silver Queen (1958) ... Leadhead Kane
- Ella West (1958) ... Tomahawk Carter
- The Great Mojave Chase (1957) ... Old Timer
 1953-1960 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Deacon / Micah Bisbee
- Pete Kitchen's Wedding Night (1960) ... Deacon
- Which Side of the Fence (1953) ... Micah Bisbee
 1960 Overland Trail (TV Series)
Ed Flynn
- West of Boston (1960) ... Ed Flynn (as Earl Hodgins)
 1958-1960 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Pat Duncan / Andy Soames
- Guns for Garibaldi (1960) ... Pat Duncan
- Three Days to Death (1958) ... Andy Soames
 1959-1960 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Shakey Haygood / Pop Shannon
- The Journey (1960) ... Shakey Haygood
- Lola Montez (1959) ... Pop Shannon
 1959-1960 Rawhide (TV Series)
Itinerant Preacher / Judge James Kuff
- Incident at Red River Station (1960) ... Itinerant Preacher
- Incident of the Shambling Man (1959) ... Judge James Kuff
 1958-1960 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Deputy / Stableman
- Angela (1960) ... Deputy (uncredited)
- The Fourth Headstone (1958) ... Stableman
 1960 Mr. Lucky (TV Series)
Horace Fulbright
- Aces Back to Back (1960) ... Horace Fulbright (as Earl Hodgins)
 1959 Wichita Town (TV Series)
Professor / Old Man
- The Devil's Choice (1959) ... Professor (as Earl Hodgins)
- The Night the Cowboys Roared (1959) ... Old Man
 1959 Law of the Plainsman (TV Series)
- The Dude (1959) ... Bartender
 1959 Five Fingers (TV Series)
- The Unknown Town (1959) ... Johnson
 1959 Riverboat (TV Series)
Bet Taker
- The Fight Back (1959) ... Bet Taker (uncredited)
 1959 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Hotel Clerk
- Reprieve (1959) ... Hotel Clerk
 1959 Man Without a Gun (TV Series)
- Devil's Acres (1959)
 1959 Colt .45 (TV Series)
Ed Dennison
- Return to El Paso (1959) ... Ed Dennison
 1959 The Gunfight at Dodge City
The First Barker (uncredited)
 1959 The Rifleman (TV Series)
- The Money Gun (1959) ... Auctioneer
 1959 Rescue 8 (TV Series)
Jake Dugan
- Danger in Paradise (1959) ... Jake Dugan
 1959 Lawman (TV Series)
Seymour / Mr. Fane
- Battle Scar (1959) ... Seymour (uncredited)
- The Outsider (1959) ... Mr. Fane
 1957-1959 Maverick (TV Series)
Hotel Clerk / Ernest Plunkett / Townsman Purchasing Newspaper / ...
- Betrayal (1959) ... Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
- Shady Deal at Sunny Acres (1958) ... Ernest Plunkett
- Rage for Vengeance (1958) ... Townsman Purchasing Newspaper (uncredited)
- Relic of Fort Tejon (1957) ... Johnson (as Earl Hodgins)
 1958 Men of Annapolis (TV Series)
- The Runaway (1958) ... Sut
 1958 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
The Old Man
- Yampa Crossing (1958) ... The Old Man (as Earl Hodgins)
 1958 Mackenzie's Raiders (TV Series)
Charlie Conover
- Eastern Colonel (1958) ... Charlie Conover
 1958 Mardi Gras
Barker Outside Bistro (uncredited)
 1958 The Restless Gun (TV Series)
Jess Giffen
- Mercyday (1958) ... Jess Giffen
 1958 Colgate Theatre (TV Series)
- The Last Marshal (1958)
 1958 Target (TV Series)
- Fateful Decision (1958)
 1958 Decision (TV Series)
- The Tall Man (1958) ... Undertaker
 1955-1958 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Tobias Riddle / Chester Chatfield / Mule Sawyer
- Counterfeit Ghost (1958) ... Tobias Riddle
- The Rainmaker (1956) ... Chester Chatfield
- Battle Line (1955) ... Mule Sawyer (as Earl Hodgins)
 1958 Harbor Command (TV Series)
Pop Cates
- Date with Eternity (1958) ... Pop Cates
 1958 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
 1958 The Millionaire (TV Series)
- The Jonathan Bookman Story (1958) ... Simon
 1958 The Missouri Traveler
Old Sharecropper
 1957 Up in Smoke
Friendly Frank
 1957 Tombstone Territory (TV Series)
Phil Snell
- Ambush at Gila Gulch (1957) ... Phil Snell
 1957 The D.I.
 1957 The Oklahoman
Sam the Bartender (uncredited)
 1957 Highway Patrol (TV Series)
- Stolen Plane Copter (1957) ... Prospector
 1957 Dragnet (TV Series)
- The Big Cup (1957)
 1956 Judge Roy Bean (TV Series)
Joe Kerns / Dr. Otto Retina / Benson, President Del Rio State Bank / ...
- The Travelers (1956) ... Joe Kerns (as Earl Hodges)
- The Eyes of Texas (1956) ... Dr. Otto Retina (as Earl Hodges)
- The Defense Rests (1956) ... Benson, President Del Rio State Bank
- Lone Star Killer (1956) ... Smithy
- Checkmate (1956) ... Doc Bentley
 1956 Friendly Persuasion
Shooting Gallery Operator (uncredited)
 1956 The Young Guns
Rancho (uncredited)
 1956 The First Traveling Saleslady
Veterinarian (uncredited)
 1956 The Fastest Gun Alive
Medicine Man (uncredited)
 1950-1956 The Cisco Kid (TV Series)
Orlando the magician / Lang / Dr. Owen Desmond / ...
- Magician of Jamesville (1956) ... Orlando the magician
- Jumping Beans (1955) ... Lang
- Bounty Men (1955) ... Dr. Owen Desmond
- New Evidence (1955) ... Judge Elias Kendall
- Sundown's Gun (1954) ... Deputy Purdy
 1955 Guys and Dolls
Pitchman (uncredited)
 1955 The Gene Autry Show (TV Series)
The Drunken Judge
- Law Comes to Scorpion (1955) ... The Drunken Judge
 1955 Lassie (TV Series)
Slim Hawkins
- The Violin (1955) ... Slim Hawkins
 1955 Not as a Stranger
Sam (uncredited)
 1949-1955 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Barnaby Boggs / Sheriff / Undertaker / ...
- The Swami (1955) ... Barnaby Boggs
- Gold Town (1954) ... Barnaby Boggs
- Mr. Trouble (1951) ... Sheriff
- A Pardon for Curley (1950) ... Undertaker (credit only)
- The Man with Two Faces (1950) ... Prof. Hannibal Lee
 1955 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
Deputy Marshal
- Around the Horn to Matrimony (1955) ... Deputy Marshal (uncredited)
 1955 City Detective (TV Series)
- Highest Bidder (1955) ... Auctioneer
 1955 East of Eden
Shooting Gallery Concessionaire (uncredited)
 1954-1955 Stories of the Century (TV Series)
Express Agent / Train Conductor
- Rube Burrows (1955) ... Express Agent (uncredited)
- Sam Bass (1954) ... Train Conductor
 1955 The Roy Rogers Show (TV Series)
- Uncle Steve's Finish (1955) ... (credit only)
 1954 The Forty-Niners
Hotel Clerk
 1954 Bitter Creek
Charles Hammond (as Earl Hodgins)
 1954 Hopalong Cassidy (TV Series)
Picture Pete
- Copper Hills (1954) ... Picture Pete
 1953 Thunder Over the Plains
Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1953 City of Bad Men
Cooch Dance Barker (uncredited)
 1953 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- Gallagher (1953)
- The Copper Penny (1953)
 1953 The Great Jesse James Raid
'Soapy' Smith--Saloon Spieler (uncredited)
 1953 The Girl Who Had Everything
Spotter (uncredited)
 1953 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
 1951-1952 The Range Rider (TV Series)
Sheriff / Henry Pettigew / John Whiskers Miller / ...
- Silver Blade (1952) ... Sheriff
- Romeo Goes West (1952) ... Henry Pettigew
- Six Gun Party (1951) ... John Whiskers Miller
- Gunslinger in Paradise (1951) ... Judge Wooley
 1952 Boston Blackie (TV Series)
Duke / Counselor Madison
- Queen of Thieves (1952) ... Duke (as Earl Hodgins)
- Timely Hour (1952)
- Minuet for Murders (1952) ... Counselor Madison (as Earl Hodgins)
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
 1952 Sky King (TV Series)
Worthless Jones
- The Man Who Forgot (1952) ... Worthless Jones
 1952 Cripple Creek
Townsman (uncredited)
 1952 Lone Star
Windy Barton (uncredited)
 1952 Boots Malone
Owner (uncredited)
 1951 Front Page Detective (TV Series)
 1951 Red Ryder (TV Series)
- Whiplash (1951) ... Rancher (uncredited)
 1951 Westward the Women
Drunk (uncredited)
 1951 Callaway Went Thataway
Somerset Club Doorman (uncredited)
 1951 Texas Carnival
Cab Passenger Frightned by Cornie (uncredited)
 1951 Journey Into Light
Cliff Newton - the Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1951 The Strip
Steve, the Police Technician (uncredited)
 1951 Show Boat
Riverboat Bartender (uncredited)
 1951 Passage West
Frontiersman in Wagon (uncredited)
 1951 Nevada Badmen
Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1951 Al Jennings of Oklahoma
Professor - Saloon Pianist (uncredited)
 1950 Where Danger Lives
Postville Cowboy (uncredited)
 1950 He's a Cockeyed Wonder
Drive-In Usher (uncredited)
 1950 The Return of Jesse James
Mason County Sheriff (uncredited)
 1950 Bunco Squad
Professor Markett (uncredited)
 1950 The Petty Girl
Boatman (uncredited)
 1950 David Harding, Counterspy
Newspaper Vendor (uncredited)
 1950 The Savage Horde
Buck Yallop
 1950 Square Dance Katy
 1950 Copper Canyon
Joseph Sand - Miner (uncredited)
 1949 Song of Surrender
Bidder (uncredited)
 1949 The Woman on Pier 13
Speaker in Park (uncredited)
 1949 Jiggs and Maggie in Jackpot Jitters
Joe Klink (uncredited)
 1949 The Great Dan Patch
Driver (uncredited)
 1949 Canadian Pacific
Sandy McNair (uncredited)
 1949 Henry, the Rainmaker
Mr. Peabody
 1949 Radio Riot (Short)
 1949 Slightly French
Carnival Barker (uncredited)
 1949 Shockproof
Race Caller (uncredited)
 1949 Sheriff of Wichita
Storekeeper Jess
 1948 The Paleface
Clem (uncredited)
 1948 Jiggs and Maggie in Court
Spectator (uncredited)
 1948 Whispering Smith
Snake Oil Spieler (uncredited)
 1948 Return of the Bad Men
Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1948 Borrowed Trouble
 1948 Hazard
 1948 Old Los Angeles
Horatius P. Gassoway
 1948 The Hunted
Barker (uncredited)
 1948 Silent Conflict
Doc Richards
 1948 The Big Clock
Tour Guide at Janoth Building (uncredited)
 1948 Let's Live Again
Novelty Salesman
 1948 Oklahoma Badlands
Jonathan Walpole
 1948 Relentless
Townsman Giving Directions (uncredited)
 1948 If You Knew Susie
Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1948 The Main Street Kid
Judge Belin
 1947 Public Prosecutor (TV Series)
Happy Winkler
- The Case of the Innocent Lion ... Happy Winkler
 1947 The Return of Rin Tin Tin
Joe - the Dog Handler
 1947 Desire Me
Barker (uncredited)
 1947 Key Witness
Racetrack Security Guard (uncredited)
 1947 Unconquered
Spieler for Mermaid (uncredited)
 1947 Song of the Thin Man
Baggage Man (uncredited)
 1947 The Marauders
Clerk Tom
 1947 Hollywood Barn Dance
Francis D. Cartwright
 1947 Fun on a Week-End
Heckler (uncredited)
 1947 Oregon Trail Scouts
The Judge
 1947 Blaze of Noon
Poppy's Barker (uncredited)
 1947 Unexpected Guest
Joshua Colter
 1947 The Sea of Grass
Brewton Ranch Hand (uncredited)
 1947 The Beginning or the End
Gate Guard (uncredited)
 1947 Vigilantes of Boomtown
Nevada Governor
 1947 Calendar Girl
Official (uncredited)
 1946 That Brennan Girl
Cable Car Gripman (uncredited)
 1946 The Best Years of Our Lives
Diner Attendant at Lucia's (uncredited)
 1946 The Devil's Playground
Deputy Dan'l
 1946 Fool's Gold
 1946 Accomplice
Jeff Bailey
 1946 The Bachelor's Daughters
Dr. Johnson
 1946 Gallant Journey
Mahoney's Barker (uncredited)
 1946 Rustler's Round-Up
Sheriff Fin Elder
 1946 Down Missouri Way
Press Agent
 1946 The Last Crooked Mile
Carnival Barker (uncredited)
 1946 My Pal Trigger
Race Spectator (uncredited)
 1946 Traffic in Crime
 1946 Valley of the Zombies
Fred Mays (Fred Murks)
 1946 Partners in Time
Box-Supper Auctioneer Earle (uncredited)
 1946 Crime of the Century
 1946 Deadline at Dawn
Barker (uncredited)
 1946 Gun Town
 1946 Live Wires
 1945 Love, Honor and Goodbye
Drunk at 'Happy Land' (uncredited)
 1945 Behind City Lights
Reverend Harkness (uncredited)
 1945 Phantom of the Plains
Duchess Suitor (uncredited)
 1945 Spade Cooley: King of Western Swing (Short)
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1945 The Southerner
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 1945 Oregon Trail
Judge J. Frothingham Smythe
 1945 Bells of Rosarita
Circus Barker (uncredited)
 1945 Bedside Manner
Grover Cleveland 'Chatty' Perkins (uncredited)
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
Barker (uncredited)
 1945 Crime, Inc.
Carnival Barker (uncredited)
 1945 G.I. Honeymoon
 1945 Delightfully Dangerous
Burlesque Barker (uncredited)
 1945 Frisco Sal
Spider Webb -Barker (uncredited)
 1945 The Topeka Terror
Don Quixote 'Ipso-Facto' Martindale
 1945 Under Western Skies
Mayor Dave Mayfield
 1944 Trailin' West (Short)
The Victim
 1944 Practically Yours
Man with Penknife (uncredited)
 1944 Firebrands of Arizona
Sheriff Hoag
 1944 My Gal Loves Music
Sheriff (uncredited)
 1944 Alaska
Tobin (as Earl Hodgins)
 1944 Riders of the Santa Fe
Ed Milton - Henchman
 1944 Mystery of the River Boat
Jean Duval
 1944 An American Romance
Auto Workers' Spokesman (uncredited)
 1944 Barbary Coast Gent
Bonton Cafe Barker (uncredited)
 1944 The Utah Kid
Rodeo Announcer (uncredited)
 1944 The San Antonio Kid
Happy Jack
 1944 Sing, Neighbor, Sing
KUYZ Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1944 Swing in the Saddle
Charles Winthrop (uncredited)
 1944 Sensations of 1945
Police Detective (uncredited)
 1944 Forty Thieves
Drunk Voter (uncredited)
 1944 Lumberjack
The Parson (uncredited)
 1944 Hidden Valley Outlaws
Eddie Purcell
 1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Man with Watch (uncredited)
 1943 Calling Dr. Death
Bartender (scenes deleted)
 1943 Riders of the Deadline
 1943 False Colors
Lawyer Jay Griffin (uncredited)
 1943 Gangway for Tomorrow
Constable (uncredited)
 1943 My Kingdom for a Cook
Pocket Watch Pitchman (uncredited)
 1943 The Man from the Rio Grande
Burke - Bartender (uncredited)
 1943 Crazy House
Barker (uncredited)
 1943 Bar 20
 1943 Frontier Badmen
Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1943 The Lone Star Trail
Mayor Cyrus Jenkins
 1943 Batman
Joe (uncredited)
 1943 Thumbs Up
Medicine Pitchman (uncredited)
 1943 Frontier Law
Judge Johnson (uncredited)
 1943 Colt Comrades
Wildcat Willie
 1943 The Avenging Rider
Deputy Joe (as Earl Hodgins)
 1943 Buckskin Frontier
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1943 Gildersleeve's Bad Day
Reporter Earle (uncredited)
 1943 Chatterbox
Salesman (uncredited)
 1943 King of the Cowboys
Ike (uncredited)
 1943 Border Patrol
The Cook (uncredited)
 1943 Ladies' Day
Elderly Bond Buyer (uncredited)
 1943 Hoppy Serves a Writ
 1943 The Blocked Trail
Chief Plenty Harvest (uncredited)
 1943 He's My Guy
Fast-Talking Man (uncredited)
 1943 Idaho
Bartender (uncredited)
 1943 Hi'Ya Chum
Snavely, Candidate for Mayor (uncredited)
 1942 USS VD: Ship of Shame
Show Barker (uncredited)
 1942 The Old Chisholm Trail
Chief Hopping Crow
 1942 Red River Robin Hood
Deputy Pete (as Earl Hodgins)
 1942 Fall In
Cigar Store Customer (uncredited)
 1942 Silver Queen
Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1942 Laugh Your Blues Away
Actor (uncredited)
 1942 Undercover Man
Sheriff Blackton (uncredited)
 1942 Deep in the Heart of Texas
Judge Peabody (uncredited)
 1942 Call of the Canyon
Pie-Eating Contest Referee (uncredited)
 1942 The Pride of the Yankees
Bottle Game Operator (uncredited)
 1942 My Favorite Spy
2nd Speaker in Park (uncredited)
 1942 Syncopation
Slave Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1942 Inside the Law
Police Chief
 1942 Scattergood Rides High
Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1942 The Spoilers
Miner (uncredited)
 1942 The Bashful Bachelor
Joseph Abernathy
 1942 Riding the Wind
Bert MacLeod
 1942 Shut My Big Mouth
Stagecoach Guard (uncredited)
 1942 The Power of God
Tom York
 1942 Freckles Comes Home
Pitchman - Machine Seller (uncredited)
 1941 Dude Cowboy
Steve Crockett (uncredited)
 1941 Fighting Bill Fargo
Editor Jim Fillmore (uncredited)
 1941 Sing for Your Supper
Yokel (uncredited)
 1941 Keep 'Em Flying
Tunnel of Love Attendant (uncredited)
 1941 Sierra Sue
 1941 Burma Convoy
Piano Player in Burma Road Cafe (uncredited)
 1941 Sailors on Leave
Con Man (uncredited)
 1941 Sunset in Wyoming
Circus Advance Man (uncredited)
 1941 Criminals Within
Agent Wallace (uncredited)
 1941 The People vs. Dr. Kildare
Onlooker Getting Ambulance (uncredited)
 1941 Under Age
 1941 Las Vegas Nights
Barker at Fickle Fanny (uncredited)
 1941 A Girl, a Guy, and a Gob
Sylvester P. Wurple (uncredited)
 1941 Scattergood Baines
Jim Barton
 1940 Trail of the Vigilantes
Medicine Man (uncredited)
 1940 Law and Order
Sheriff Fin Elder
 1940 Under Texas Skies
Town Barber
 1940 Strike Up the Band
Hammer Concessionaire (scenes deleted)
 1940 I'm Still Alive
Policeman (uncredited)
 1940 Men Against the Sky
Barker (uncredited)
 1940 Boom Town
Rodeo Barker (uncredited)
 1940 The Range Busters
Uncle Rolf
 1940 The Captain Is a Lady
Man in Store (uncredited)
 1940 Florian
Concession Owner (uncredited)
 1940 Bad Man from Red Butte
Hiram T. Cochran
 1940 My Favorite Wife
Court Clerk Beside Judge Bryson (uncredited)
 1940 The Singing Dude (Short)
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1940 Boss of Bullion City
Mike Calhoun
 1940 Santa Fe Marshal
Doc Rufus Tate (Doc Bates in credits) (as Earl Hodgins)
 1940 The Sagebrush Family Trails West
'Doc' Sawyer
 1940 Mexican Spitfire
H. Sharpe - Divorce Lawyer (uncredited)
 1939 Thunder Afloat
Fisherman (uncredited)
 1939 The Day the Bookies Wept
Horse Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1939 Range War
Deputy Fenton (as Earl Hodgins)
 1939 The Spellbinder
First Marriage License Clerk (uncredited)
 1939 Daredevils of the Red Circle
Hinkle - Barker [Ch. 1] (uncredited)
 1939 Panama Lady
 1939 Man of Conquest
Texan (uncredited)
 1939 Fixer Dugan
Sideshow Barker (uncredited)
 1939 Dodge City
Spieler (uncredited)
 1939 Almost a Gentleman
Sheriff Ira Willis
 1939 Home on the Prairie
Professor Wentworth
 1939 Long Shot
Collins (uncredited)
 1938 Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus
Circus Barker (uncredited)
 1938 Next Time I Marry
Hitchhiking Preacher (uncredited)
 1938 Lawless Valley
Sheriff Heck Hampton
 1938 Tarnished Angel
Revivalist (uncredited)
 1938 Man from Music Mountain
Madame Fatima's Pitchman (uncredited)
 1938 Four's a Crowd
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1938 Barefoot Boy
 1938 Pride of the West
Sheriff Tom Martin
 1938 Flaming Frontiers
The Drunk [Ch. 8] (uncredited)
 1938 The Great Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok
Kimball - Newspaper Editor (uncredited)
 1938 Under Western Stars
Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 The Last Stand
Thorn Evans
 1938 Call the Mesquiteers
Dr. Algemon Irving
 1938 Frontier Town
Frontier City Rodeo Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 The Old Barn Dance
 1938 The Purple Vigilantes
J. T. McAllister
 1938 The Rangers' Round-Up
Doc Aikman (as Earl Hodgins)
 1938 Partners of the Plains
Sheriff (as Earl Hodgin)
 1937 Headin' East
Fred W. Calhoun
 1937 Outlaws of the Prairie
 1937 Texas Trail
Commanding Officer (uncredited)
 1937 Law for Tombstone
Jack Dunn
 1937 Nation Aflame
Wilson (as Earl Hodgins)
 1937 Sky Racket
Henchman Spike Hodgins
 1937 Porky's Garden (Short)
Reducing Pills Huckster (voice, uncredited)
 1937 All Over Town
 1937 Roaring Six Guns
Sundown (as Earl Hodges)
 1937 Get Rich Quick Porky (Short)
Oil Land Hustler (voice, uncredited)
 1937 Heroes of the Alamo
Stephen F. Austin
 1937 I Cover the War!
 1937 Range Defenders
Sheriff Honest Dan Gray
 1937 A Lawman Is Born
Sheriff Rock Lance
 1937 Smoke Tree Range
Sheriff Day (as Earl Hodgins)
 1937 Mountain Justice
Wheel of Life Barker (uncredited)
 1937 Hills of Old Wyoming
 1937 Trail of Vengeance
Buck Andrews (as Earl Hodgins)
 1937 Round-Up Time in Texas
Barkey McCusky
 1937 Borderland
Major Stafford (as Earl Hodgins)
 1936 The Village Smithy (Short)
Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1936 Come Closer, Folks
Pitchman (uncredited)
 1936 Come and Get It
Shell Game Operator (uncredited)
 1936 Ghost-Town Gold
Fight Referee (uncredited)
 1936 Oh, Susanna!
Professor Daniels
 1936 Crash Donovan
Patrolman (uncredited)
 1936 Ticket to Paradise
Cab Starter
 1936 Guns and Guitars
Dr. Parker (as Earl Hodgins)
 1936 Aces and Eights
Marshal (as Earl Hodgins)
 1936 The Singing Cowboy
Professor Sandow (as Earl Hodgins)
 1936 Border Caballero
Doc Shaw (as Earl Hodgins)
 1936 The Walking Dead
Trial Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Ridin' On
Henchman (uncredited)
 1936 King of Burlesque
Burlesque Barker (uncredited)
 1935 The Perfect Gentleman
Music Hall Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1935 Moonlight on the Prairie
Doc Cody (uncredited)
 1935 The Bishop Misbehaves
Mission Patron Helping Search for Frenchy (uncredited)
 1935 Harmony Lane
Mr. Bones (uncredited)
 1935 Little Big Shot
New York City Tour Barker (uncredited)
 1935 The Affair of Susan
Spieler (uncredited)
 1935 Paradise Canyon
Doc Carter
 1935 The Texas Rambler
Flash Carson
 1935 The Cyclone Ranger
Pancho Gonzales (as Earl Hodgins)
 1934 The Circus Clown
Circus Barker
 1934 Whirlpool
Carnival Barker (uncredited)
 1934 Two Alone
Carnival Barker (uncredited)
 1932 Hell's House
Joe - Street Cop (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Earl Hodges | Earl Hodgin | Earl Hodgins

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Hodgins is best remembered for his many roles as a fast-talking con man, medicine-show pitchman or carnival barker who would interrupt his rapid-fire spiel to shoo kids away from his stage ("get away, son, ya bother me"). See more »


Often played fast-talking carnival sideshow barker, medicine show pitchman, etc., often shooing away unruly children by saying "Go away, son, you bother me."


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