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Sam Ash (I) (1884–1951)

Sam Ash was born on August 28, 1884 in Campbell County, Kentucky, USA. He was an actor, known for Stage Mother (1933), The Merry Widow (1934) and Mandrake, the Magician (1939). He died on October 20, 1951 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Stage Mother
Stage Mother Mr. Mark Thorne
The Merry Widow
The Merry Widow Gendarme
Mandrake, the Magician
Mandrake, the Magician George Regan, hypnotist [Chs. 3-5]
Kiss and Make-Up


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 1953 The I Don't Care Girl (uncredited)
 1952 The Big Sky
Singer (uncredited)
 1951 Along the Great Divide
Defense Counsel (uncredited)
 1951 The Mating Season
Board Member (uncredited)
 1949 My Foolish Heart
Football Game Spectator (uncredited)
 1949 Samson and Delilah
Vendor (uncredited)
 1949 Oh, You Beautiful Doll
Quartette Member (scenes deleted)
 1949 All the King's Men
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1949 The Great Gatsby
Waiter (uncredited)
 1949 Canadian Pacific
Speaker from Ontario (uncredited)
 1949 Chicken Every Sunday
Barfly (uncredited)
 1948 Force of Evil
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1948 Street Corner
District Attorney
 1948 Luxury Liner
Waiter (uncredited)
 1948 The Velvet Touch (uncredited)
 1948 Hazard
Poker Player
 1948 State of the Union
Editor (uncredited)
 1948 The Mating of Millie
Mustached Man on Bus (uncredited)
 1948 The Bride Goes Wild
Customer (uncredited)
 1947 Beyond Our Own
Churchgoer (uncredited)
 1947 Desire Me
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1947 Unconquered
Villager (uncredited)
 1947 The Romance of Rosy Ridge
Southerner (uncredited)
 1947 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Art Editor (uncredited)
 1947 I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now
Quartette Member (uncredited)
 1947 The Hucksters
Man at Inn (uncredited)
 1947 The Perils of Pauline
Poster Man (uncredited)
 1947 Saddle Pals
Board Member (uncredited)
 1947 'Fun on a Week-End'
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1947 Sarge Goes to College
Professor (uncredited)
 1947 Lost Honeymoon
Night Clerk (uncredited)
 1947 Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1947 It's a Joke, Son! (uncredited)
 1946 It's a Wonderful Life
Nervous Banker (uncredited)
 1946 Heldorado
Vendor (uncredited)
 1946 Criminal Court
Jennings (uncredited)
 1946 Magnificent Doll
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1946 Angel on My Shoulder
Citizen (uncredited)
 1946 The Killers (uncredited)
 1946 Our Hearts Were Growing Up
Old Grad (uncredited)
 1946 A Stolen Life
Motor Boat Operator (uncredited)
 1946 King of the Forest Rangers
Townsman - Verbal Citizen Outside Lynch's Office [Ch. 4] (uncredited)
 1946 Gilda
Gambler (uncredited)
 1945 The Stork Club
Ringsider (uncredited)
 1945 Woman Who Came Back
Townsman (uncredited)
 1945 Danny Boy
Policeman (uncredited)
 1945 Dick Tracy
Cop (uncredited)
 1945 Voice of the Whistler
Gibson Motor Car Co. Executive (uncredited)
 1945 Don't Fence Me In
Townsman (uncredited)
 1945 George White's Scandals
Nightclub Manager (uncredited)
 1945 Sunset in El Dorado
Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 Hitchhike to Happiness
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1945 Man from Oklahoma
Steward (uncredited)
 1945 Bells of Rosarita
Studio Director (uncredited)
 1945 Nob Hill
Specialty Singer (uncredited)
 1945 Where Do We Go from Here? (uncredited)
 1945 Diamond Horseshoe
Extra at Footlight Club (uncredited)
 1945 Identity Unknown
Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 A Guy, a Gal and a Pal
Dining Car Steward (uncredited)
 1944 Practically Yours
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1944 Faces in the Fog
Juror (uncredited)
 1944 Casanova Brown
Technician (uncredited)
 1944 Step Lively
Western Union Clerk (uncredited)
 1944 U-Boat Prisoner
Convoy Ship's Engineer (uncredited)
 1944 The Desert Hawk (uncredited)
 1944 Meet the People
Workman in Rooming House (uncredited)
 1944 Mr. Skeffington
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1944 And the Angels Sing
Manager (uncredited)
 1944 Cover Girl
Assistant Cook (uncredited)
 1944 You Can't Ration Love (uncredited)
 1944 Captain America
Florist #2 [Ch. 1] (uncredited)
 1943 O, My Darling Clementine
Concilman (uncredited)
 1943 The Heat's On
 1943 The Dancing Masters
Pianist (uncredited)
 1943 The Masked Marvel
Reporter #2 (uncredited)
 1943 Two Señoritas from Chicago
Jack (uncredited)
 1943 Mr. Lucky
Gambler (uncredited)
 1943 The More the Merrier
Committee Member (uncredited)
 1943 Mission to Moscow
American Senator (uncredited)
 1943 Air Raid Wardens
Air Raid Warden (uncredited)
 1943 He Hired the Boss
Waiter (uncredited)
 1943 Lady Bodyguard
Salesman (uncredited)
 1942 Stand By All Networks
Mechanic (uncredited)
 1942 Tish
Man on Street (uncredited)
 1942 The Talk of the Town
Supreme Court Spectator (uncredited)
 1942 Priorities on Parade
Booking Agent (uncredited)
 1942 The Incredible Stranger (Short)
Storekeeper (uncredited)
 1942 Sunday Punch
Reporter (uncredited)
 1942 Fingers at the Window
Theater Stage-Manager (uncredited)
 1942 Kid Glove Killer
Card Player in Montage (uncredited)
 1942 The Male Animal
Trustee (uncredited)
 1942 Roxie Hart
Reporter in Courtroom (uncredited)
 1942 A Tragedy at Midnight
Detective (uncredited)
 1941 Pacific Blackout
Official Announcer (uncredited)
 1941 The Night of January 16th
Court House Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1941 The Devil Pays Off
Policeman (uncredited)
 1941 The Stork Pays Off
Cigar Stand Owner (uncredited)
 1941 You'll Never Get Rich
Nightclub Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1941 Manpower
Extra at Midnight Club (uncredited)
 1941 I Was a Prisoner on Devil's Island
Prisoner (uncredited)
 1941 Blossoms in the Dust
Bidder (uncredited)
 1941 Blondie in Society
Salesman (uncredited)
 1941 West Point Widow
Pedestrian (uncredited)
 1941 Citizen Kane
Man at Boat Dock (uncredited)
 1941 The Lady Eve
Husband on Ship (uncredited)
 1941 Flight from Destiny
Desk Clerk at Club (uncredited)
 1941 The Face Behind the Mask
Mike Cary - Pilot (uncredited)
 1940 Victory
Dutchman (uncredited)
 1940 A Night at Earl Carroll's
Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1940 Girls Under 21 (uncredited)
 1940 Life with Henry
Theatre Patron (uncredited)
 1940 Christmas in July (uncredited)
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Villager (uncredited)
 1940 The Secret Seven
Adams (uncredited)
 1940 Military Academy
Telegraph Operator (uncredited)
 1940 We Who Are Young
Clerk (scenes deleted)
 1940 The Way of All Flesh
Cigar Clerk (uncredited)
 1940 Those Were the Days!
Clerk (uncredited)
 1940 Island of Doomed Men
Ames - Parolee (uncredited)
 1940 Men Without Souls
Prison Guard (uncredited)
 1940 Opened by Mistake
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1940 Women Without Names
Man on Phone (uncredited)
 1940 The House Across the Bay
Broker (uncredited)
 1940 Five Little Peppers at Home
Hartley (uncredited)
 1940 Parole Fixer
Garage Man (uncredited)
 1940 Emergency Squad
Fireman (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Senator Lancaster (uncredited)
 1939 Hollywood Cavalcade
Actor in 'Common Clay' (uncredited)
 1939 Honeymoon in Bali
Toy Seller (uncredited)
 1939 Konga, the Wild Stallion
Fisher (uncredited)
 1939 The Man They Could Not Hang
Druggist (uncredited)
 1939 Night Work
Waiter (uncredited)
 1939 Undercover Doctor
Garage Man (uncredited)
 1939 Young Mr. Lincoln
Townsman Dancing at Party (uncredited)
 1939 Unmarried
Small Town Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 Some Like It Hot
Sam Ash (uncredited)
 1939 Mandrake, the Magician
George Regan, hypnotist [Chs. 3-5]
 1939 Chasing Danger
Abud (uncredited)
 1939 Union Pacific
Railwayman (uncredited)
 1939 First Offenders
Reporter (uncredited)
 1939 King of Chinatown
Barber (uncredited)
 1939 Persons in Hiding
FBI Driver (uncredited)
 1939 Stand Up and Fight
Second Teamster (uncredited)
 1938 Smashing the Spy Ring
Doctor (uncredited)
 1938 Ride a Crooked Mile
Secretary to Warden (uncredited)
 1938 Road Demon
Man at Race Track (uncredited)
 1938 The Spider's Web
Dover (uncredited)
 1938 Hold That Co-ed
Legislator (uncredited)
 1938 Juvenile Court
Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 The Chaser
Man at Calhoun's Auto (uncredited)
 1938 Marie Antoinette
Rabblerouser (uncredited)
 1938 The Main Event
Policeman (uncredited)
 1938 Gold Diggers in Paris
French Clerk (uncredited)
 1938 You and Me
Second Floorwalker
 1938 Alexander's Ragtime Band
Critic in Audience at Army Show (uncredited)
 1938 A Slight Case of Murder
Cocktail Lounge Manager (uncredited)
 1938 Love Is a Headache
Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1937 Wells Fargo
Man with Beaver Hat (uncredited)
 1937 Expensive Husbands
Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 Madame X
Silent Gendarme at Villa (uncredited)
 1937 Charlie Chan on Broadway
Waiter (uncredited)
 1937 Big City
Man Who Gets Slapped (uncredited)
 1937 Sea Racketeers
Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 Confession
Waiter (uncredited)
 1937 You Can't Have Everything
Publicity Agent (uncredited)
 1937 Exclusive
Elevator-Starter (uncredited)
 1937 Mountain Music
Spectator (uncredited)
 1937 I Met Him in Paris
Shipboard Passenger (uncredited)
 1937 The King and the Chorus Girl
First Violinist (uncredited)
 1937 Nancy Steele Is Missing!
Clerk (uncredited)
 1937 Love Is News
Tailor (uncredited)
 1936 A Man Betrayed
Mr. Keys
 1936 Ace Drummond
Le Page (uncredited)
 1936 They Met in a Taxi
Elevator Man (uncredited)
 1936 Pepper
Orator (uncredited)
 1936 San Francisco
Orchestra Leader (uncredited)
 1936 And Sudden Death
Cook (uncredited)
 1936 F-Man
Manager (uncredited)
 1936 Sky Parade
Drunk (uncredited)
 1936 Everybody's Old Man
Salesman (uncredited)
 1936 Robin Hood of El Dorado
Arriga (uncredited)
 1936 It Had to Happen
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Anything Goes
Steward (uncredited)
 1935 Millions in the Air
Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1935 Broadway Hostess
Cascade Nightclub Emcee (uncredited)
 1935 Stars Over Broadway
Mustached Man at Champ's Table (uncredited)
 1935 The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo
Guard (uncredited)
 1935 Rendezvous
Mexican (uncredited)
 1935 Hands Across the Table
Maitre d'Hotel (uncredited)
 1935 She Married Her Boss
Undetermined Supporting Role (uncredited)
 1935 Bright Lights
Ticket Clerk (uncredited)
 1935 Broadway Gondolier
Singer (uncredited)
 1935 Mad Love
Detective Arresting Stephen (uncredited)
 1935 Paris in Spring
 1935 The Girl from 10th Avenue
College Club Guest Outside Bar (uncredited)
 1935 Four Hours to Kill!
 1935 Under Pressure
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 One Hour Late
Phil Romaine (uncredited)
 1934 The White Parade
Parsons (uncredited)
 1934 The Merry Widow
Gendarme (uncredited)
 1934 Kiss and Make-Up
 1934 Call It Luck
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1934 Operator 13
Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1934 We're Not Dressing
Captain of the 'Trona' (uncredited)
 1934 I Believed in You
Singer (uncredited)
 1934 Eight Girls in a Boat
Cafe Singer (uncredited)
 1933 Girl Without a Room
Street Singer
 1933 Stage Mother
Mr. Mark Thorne (uncredited)
 1933 Adorable
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1931 Peach-O-Reno
Blackjack Dealer (uncredited)
 1929 Unmasked
Billy Mathews
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Honeydew. See more »

Alternate Names:

Samuel Howard Ash

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