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Randolph Scott (I) (1898–1987)


Handsome leading man who developed into one of Hollywood's greatest and most popular western stars. Born to George and Lucy Crane Scott during a visit to Virginia, Scott was raised in Charlotte, North Carolina in a wealthy family. He attended Georgia Institute of Technology but, after being injured playing football, transferred to the University ... See full bio »

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 1960 Comanche Station
Jefferson Cody
 1959 Ride Lonesome
Ben Brigade
 1959 Westbound
Capt. John Hayes
 1958 Buchanan Rides Alone
Tom Buchanan
 1957 Decision at Sundown
Bart Allison
 1957 Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend
Capt. Buck Devlin
 1957 The Tall T
Pat Brennan
 1956 7th Cavalry
Capt. Tom Benson
 1955 A Lawless Street
Marshal Calem Ware
 1955 Tall Man Riding
Larry Madden
 1955 Rage at Dawn
James Barlow
 1955 Ten Wanted Men
John Stewart
 1954 The Bounty Hunter
Jim Kipp
 1954 Riding Shotgun
Larry Delong
 1953 Thunder Over the Plains
Captain David Porter
 1953 The Man Behind the Gun
Major Ransome Callicut
 1953 Three Lives (Short)
Commentator
 1952 Hangman's Knot
Major Matt Stewart
 1952 Carson City
Silent Jeff Kincaid
 1951 Starlift
Randolph Scott
 1951 Man in the Saddle
Owen Merritt
 1951 Fort Worth
Ned Britt
 1951 Santa Fe
Britt Canfield
 1951 Sugarfoot
Jackson 'Sugarfoot' Redan
 1950 The Cariboo Trail
Jim Redfern
 1950 Colt .45
Steve Farrell
 1950 The Nevadan
Andrew Barclay
 1949 Fighting Man of the Plains
Jim Dancer
 1947 Christmas Eve
Jonathan 'Johnny'
 1946 Home, Sweet Homicide
Lt. Bill Smith
 1945 Captain Kidd
Adam Mercy / Adam Blayne
 1944 Follow the Boys
Randolph Scott (uncredited)
 1943 Corvette K-225
Lieut. Commander MacClain
 1943 The Desperadoes
The Sheriff
 1943 Bombardier
Capt. Buck Oliver
 1942 The Spoilers
Alex McNamara
 1942 To the Shores of Tripoli
Sgt. Dixie Smith
 1941 Paris Calling
Lt. Nicholas 'Nick' Jordan
 1941 Western Union
Vance Shaw
 1940 When the Daltons Rode
Tod Jackson
 1940 Virginia City
Vance Irby
 1939 Coast Guard
Lt. Thomas 'Speed' Bradshaw
 1939 Susannah of the Mounties
Monty - Inspector Angus Montague
 1939 Jesse James
Will Wright
 1938 The Road to Reno
Steve Fortness
 1938 The Texans
Kirk Jordan
 1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Anthony Kent
 1937 High, Wide, and Handsome
Peter Cortlandt
 1936 Go West Young Man
Bud Norton
 1936 And Sudden Death
Police Lt. James Knox
 1935 She
Leo Vincey
 1935 Village Tale
T.N. 'Slaughter' Somerville
 1935 So Red the Rose
Duncan Bedford
 1935 Roberta
John
 1935 Rocky Mountain Mystery
Larry Sutton
 1935 Home on the Range
Tom Hatfield
 1933 To the Last Man
Lynn Hayden
 1933 Man of the Forest
Brett Dale
 1933 Cocktail Hour
Randolph Morgan
 1933 Supernatural
Grant Wilson
 1933 Murders in the Zoo
Dr. Jack Woodford
 1933 The Thundering Herd
Tom Doan
 1933 Hello, Everybody!
Hunt Blake
 1932 Wild Horse Mesa
Chane Weymer
 1932 Hot Saturday
Bill Fadden
 1932 Heritage of the Desert
Jack Hare
 1932 A Successful Calamity
Larry Rivers, the Polo Coach
 1932 Sky Bride
Captain Frank Robertson
 1931 Women Men Marry
Steve Bradley
 1930 Born Reckless
Dick - Joan's Rejected Suitor (uncredited)
 1929 Dynamite
Coal Miner (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1929 The Virginian
Rider (uncredited)
 1929 Half Marriage
Night Club Patron (uncredited)
 1929 Sailor's Holiday (uncredited)
 1929 The Black Watch
42nd Highlander (uncredited)
 1929 The Far Call
Helms
 1929 Weary River
Man in Audience (0:56) (uncredited)
 1928 Sharp Shooters
Foreign Serviceman in Moroccan Cafe (uncredited)
Show Show Producer (14 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (10 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (19 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Radio episode: Screen Guild Theatre, ep. Pittsburgh; broadcast April 12, 1943. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 1 Article | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on his short marriage to heiress Marianna du Pont Somerville] Our separation is entirely friendly. It's merely a case of being separated too much, which did not prove compatible with marriage. See more »

Trivia:

Scott was scheduled to co-star once again with friend Cary Grant in "Spawn of the North," but salacious rumors about the two caused Paramount to replace them with Henry Fonda and George Raft. Shortly after completing his Paramount contract Scott opted not to resign and instead moved to Fox. See more »

Trademark:

Often cast as a sheriff hunting a group of outlaws See more »

Nickname:

Randy

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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