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Ted Osborne (I) (1905–1987)

Ted Osborne appeared in scores of programs from radio's "Golden Age", such as "X Minus One", "Inner Sanctum Mysteries", the "Shadow", the "Mysterious Traveler", the "Whistler", and "Suspense". In addition to appearing in many episodes of the latter series, Mr. Osborne also played its host/narrator, "The Man in Black", early in the run, in 1942-... See full bio »

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Captain Caution Capt. Decatur
State Police Jack Evans
The Bill of Rights James Madison


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 1954 Inner Sanctum (TV Series)
- Never Die Again (1954) ... Doctor (as Ted Osborn)
 1953 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Fred Harris
- A Long Time Till Dawn (1953) ... Fred Harris (as Ted Osborn)
 1940 The Flag of Humanity (Short)
Dr. Bellows (as Ted Osborn)
 1940 Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum
Tom Agnew (as Ted Osborn)
 1940 Captain Caution
Capt. Decatur
 1940 Those Were the Days!
Young Clerk (uncredited)
 1940 Isle of Destiny
Max Raft
 1940 Brother Rat and a Baby
Airplane Captain (uncredited)
 1939 Old Hickory (Short)
Vice President John C. Calhoun (uncredited)
 1939 Buried Alive
Ira Hanes (as Ted Osborn)
 1939 The Monroe Doctrine (Short)
John C. Calhoun
 1939 The Bill of Rights (Short)
James Madison
 1938 The Declaration of Independence (Short)
Caesar Rodney
 1938 The Road to Reno
Linda's Attorney
 1938 State Police
Jack Evans (as Ted Osborn)
 1938 Midnight Intruder
Reporter Joe Dillon (uncredited)
 1938 The Jury's Secret
Reporter Thompson
 1937 Prescription for Romance
 1937 Submarine D-1
Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1937 The Man Without a Country (Short)
Jack Morgan (as Theodore Osborne)
 1937 A Girl with Ideas
 1937 Romance of Louisiana (Short)
Ross of Pennsyvania (as Theodore Osborne)
 1937 San Quentin
Police Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 Give Me Liberty (Short)
Randolph Peyton (as Theodore Osborne)

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Other Works:

He played the sheriff in a Ford Theater radio production of Charles MacArthur and Ben Hecht's "The Front Page". See more »

Alternate Names:

Ted Osborn | Theodore Osborne

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