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Peter Adams (I) (1917–1987)

Peter Adams was born on September 22, 1917 in Los Angeles, California, USA as James H. Adams II. He was an actor, known for Midnight Lace (1960), Donovan's Brain (1953) and Bullwhip (1958). He was married to Mary Naomi Seitz. He died on January 8, 1987 in Beverly Hills, California. See full bio »

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Known For

Midnight Lace
Midnight Lace Man at American Consulate
(1960)
Donovan's Brain
Donovan's Brain Mr. Webster
(1953)
Bullwhip
Bullwhip John Parnell
(1958)
Silent Fear
Silent Fear Pete Carroll
(1956)

Filmography

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 1969 Family Affair (TV Series)
Mr. Andrews
- Uncle Prince Charming (1969) ... Mr. Andrews
 1968 Funny Girl
Card Player (uncredited)
 1967 Custer (TV Series)
Maj. Frederick W. Benteen
- The Raiders (1967) ... Maj. Frederick W. Benteen
 1966 Lord Love a Duck
Frank (uncredited)
 1965 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Grant Morris
- The Loving Cup (1965) ... Grant Morris
 1964 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Johnson
- Long Live the King (1964) ... Johnson
 1964 Karen (TV Series)
Phil
- Hollywood Hound (1964) ... Phil
 1964 The Incredible Mr. Limpet
Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1964 The Virginian (TV Series)
Duncan St. John
- The Fortunes of J. Jimerson Jones (1964) ... Duncan St. John
 1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
Mike Merritt
- The Machine That Played God (1963) ... Mike Merritt
 1962 The Eleventh Hour (TV Series)
Horace Clarke
- Along About Late in the Afternoon (1962) ... Horace Clarke
 1962 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Fred Peters
- Horse Sense (1962) ... Fred Peters
 1960-1962 Rawhide (TV Series)
Burt Wells / Lt. Pauling / Lt. Shaw
- House of the Hunter (1962) ... Burt Wells
- Incident of the Running Man (1961) ... Lt. Pauling (as Pete Adams)
- Incident at Red River Station (1960) ... Lt. Shaw
 1958-1961 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Ned Thompson / Arthur Fargo
- The Case of the Impatient Partner (1961) ... Ned Thompson
- The Case of the One-Eyed Witness (1958) ... Arthur Fargo
 1961 Coronado 9 (TV Series)
Pete Brinkman
- The Daley Double (1961) ... Pete Brinkman
 1961 Gunslinger (TV Series)
Beau Dunning
- Johnny Sergeant (1961) ... Beau Dunning
 1960 The Ann Sothern Show (TV Series)
Dorian Blake
- The Girls (1960) ... Dorian Blake
 1960 Midnight Lace
Man at American Consulate
 1960 Shotgun Slade (TV Series)
Ward Kruger
- A Flower for Jenny (1960) ... Ward Kruger
 1960 The Man from Blackhawk (TV Series)
Harrison Elwood
- Remember Me Not (1960) ... Harrison Elwood
 1960 Men Into Space (TV Series)
Dr. Arnold Rawdin
- Verdict in Orbit (1960) ... Dr. Arnold Rawdin
 1959-1960 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series)
Colonel von Dohnanyi
- Operation Spark (1959) ... Colonel von Dohnanyi
 1960 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
Rinehart
- Sentenced (1960) ... Rinehart
 1960 Grand Jury (TV Series)
Hammer
- The Bootleggers (1960) ... Hammer
 1960 Johnny Midnight (TV Series)
Barry / Dan Walker
- The Sweet-Tooth Murder (1960) ... Barry
- Leading Lady (1960) ... Dan Walker
 1959 M Squad (TV Series)
Paul Crater
- Shred of Doubt (1959) ... Paul Crater
 1959 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Mitch Gates
- Slab Happy (1959) ... Mitch Gates
 1959 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Nick
- The Jackass (1959) ... Nick
 1959 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Craig Wilson
- Treasure Trail (1959) ... Craig Wilson
 1959 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Dr. Barry
- Jeff's Double Life (1959) ... Dr. Barry
 1958 Bullwhip
John Parnell
 1958 26 Men (TV Series)
Cal Ward
- Legacy of Death (1958) ... Cal Ward
 1958 The Thin Man (TV Series)
Dr. Gerald Mason
- Jittery Juror (1958) ... Dr. Gerald Mason
 1958 The Gray Ghost (TV Series)
Magill
- The Picnic (1958) ... Magill
 1957 Casey Jones (TV Series)
Doctor John Morton
- Dark Rider (1957) ... Doctor John Morton
 1957 Jailhouse Rock
Jack Lease (uncredited)
 1957 Tip on a Dead Jockey
Tony Wilson (uncredited)
 1957 Omar Khayyam
Master Herald
 1957 Code 3 (TV Series)
Roger Dale
- The Sniper (1957) ... Roger Dale
 1957 Hell on Devil's Island
Jacques Boucher
 1957 The Adventures of McGraw (TV Series)
 1957 The Lineup (TV Series)
- The Goode Case (1957)
 1957 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
Party Guest
- Model Apartment (1957) ... Party Guest
 1957 Telephone Time (TV Series)
 1957 Whirlybirds (TV Series)
Father
- Rampage (1957) ... Father
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
 1954-1956 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Steven Loring
- The Trophy (1956) ... Steven Loring
 1956 Navy Log (TV Series)
Lieutrenant Commander Kenneth Lawson
- The Long Weekend (1956) ... Lieutrenant Commander Kenneth Lawson
 1956 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Sgt. King
- Bat Masterson Again (1956) ... Sgt. King
 1956 Silent Fear
Pete Carroll
 1956 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Richard Bradley
- The Jean Griffith Story (1956) ... Richard Bradley
 1956 Ransom!
George Portalis (uncredited)
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Bob
- The Unfaithful (1956) ... Bob
 1956 Flame of the Islands
Clint Johnson (uncredited)
 1955 The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell
Officer (uncredited)
 1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Tim Grady
- Salvage (1955) ... Tim Grady
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Clements
- The Human Equation (1955) ... Dr. Clements
 1955 The Scarlet Coat
Lt. Blair (uncredited)
 1955 You're Never Too Young
Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1955 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
Lt. Von Brahm
- The Hostage (1955) ... Lt. Von Brahm
 1954-1955 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series)
Comrade Martin Dixon / Dixon
- Child Commie (1955) ... Comrade Martin Dixon
- Goon Squad (1954) ... Dixon
 1954 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Boyfriend
- For Father Darling (1954) ... Boyfriend
 1954 Brigadoon
New York Club Patron (uncredited)
 1954 Public Defender (TV Series)
Preston Carstairs
- The Ring (1954) ... Preston Carstairs
 1954 Her Twelve Men
Mr. Saunders (uncredited)
 1954 Waterfront (TV Series)
Victor Anders
- Diamonds in the Rough ... Victor Anders
 1953 Easy to Love
Ted Hilbert (uncredited)
 1953 Donovan's Brain
Mr. Webster
 1953 Project Moon Base
Captain Carmody
 1953 Dragnet (TV Series)
Anthony Baxter
- The Big Frank (1953) ... Anthony Baxter
 1953 The War of the Worlds
Pine Summit Fire Watcher (uncredited)
 1952-1953 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- Boundary Line (1953)
 1953 My Friend Irma (TV Series)
Thomas Barrington, Jr.
- Dating Barrington (1953) ... Thomas Barrington, Jr.
 1952 Ruby Gentry
Joage--Golfer (uncredited)
 1952 Flat Top
Plane Captain (uncredited)
 1952 Battle Zone
Marine Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1952 Pat and Mike
Colliers' Guest (uncredited)
 1952 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Dan Lewitt
- The Staff of Life (1952) ... Dan Lewitt
 1951 Angels in the Outfield
Court Room Spectator (uncredited)
 1940 Turnabout
Photographer (uncredited)
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Personal Details

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Alternate Names:

Pete Adams

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

He and his wife Mary had one son (Peter), two daughters (Aileen and Mary) and four grandchildren. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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