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James Alexander (I) (1914–1961)

James Alexander was born in Indiana, on May 20, 1914. He appeared in only a few motion pictures during his brief career and did not start acting until he was 38 years old, with his film debut in the 1952 motion picture "Jack and the Beanstalk", starring Bud Abbott and Lou Costello. His later credits include "Port of Hell" (1954), "Treasure of Ruby ... See full bio »

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Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack and the Beanstalk Arthur / Prince Arthur
Treasure of Ruby Hills
Port of Hell
Port of Hell Harbor Police Chief Parker
Las Vegas Shakedown
Las Vegas Shakedown Sam Costar


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 1955-1956 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Forest Ranger / Vic (Art in credits)
- Blind Alley (1956) ... Forest Ranger (as Jim Alexander)
- Ghost Town Lady (1955) ... Vic (Art in credits) (as Jim Alexander)
 1955 Las Vegas Shakedown
Sam Costar
 1955 Treasure of Ruby Hills
Rollie Burt
 1954 Port of Hell
Harbor Police Chief Parker
 1953 The Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series)
James Alexander--Contestant / Singing Cowboy / Captain
- Television (1953) ... James Alexander--Contestant
- The Western Story (1953) ... Singing Cowboy
- The Army Story (1953) ... Captain
 1952 Jack and the Beanstalk
Arthur / Prince Arthur
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 1952 Jack and the Beanstalk (performer: "Jack and the Beanstalk", "Darlene", "Dreamer's Cloth", "He Never Looked Better In His Life")

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He performed in Katherine Dunham's dance revue, "Tropical Revue," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Katherine Dunham and the Dunham Dancers. Singers and musicians include Bobby Capo, Lucille Ellis, Lenwood Morris, Vanoye Aikens, Tommy Gomez, Wilbert Bradley, Dolores Harper, Jesse Hawkins, Richardena Jackson, Eartha ... See more »

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