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Art Balinger (1915–2011)


Art Balinger was born on February 1, 1915 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Arthur Brent Ballinger. He was an actor, known for The Towering Inferno (1974), The Swarm (1978) and Emergency! (1972). He died on June 10, 2011 in Portland, Oregon, USA. See full bio »

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(age 96) in Portland, Oregon, USA

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Known For

The Towering Inferno
(1974)
The Swarm
The Swarm Radio Announcer
(1978)
Emergency!
Emergency! Chief Conrad, Battalion 14
(1972-1978)
Dragnet
Dragnet Capt. Glavas / Capt. Barnard
(1955-1959)

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 1979 A Report on the IBM Exhibition Center (Short)
Narrator
 1978-1979 Project U.F.O. (TV Series)
Frank Walters
- Sighting 4005: The Medicine Bow Incident (1978) ... Frank Walters
 1978 The Swarm
Radio Announcer
 1978 The Amazing Captain Nemo (TV Movie)
 1978 Confessions of the D.A. Man (TV Movie)
 1977 The Domino Principle
Newscaster on TV in Club (uncredited)
 1976 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Newscaster
- The Adventure of the Eccentric Engineer (1976) ... Newscaster (uncredited)
 1972-1975 Emergency! (TV Series)
Chief Conrad, Battalion 14
- Pressure 165 (1975) ... Chief Conrad, Battalion 14
- The Old Engine Cram (1975) ... Chief Conrad, Battalion 14
- Details (1974) ... Chief Conrad, Battalion 14 (uncredited)
- Floor Brigade (1974) ... Chief Conrad, Battalion 14 (uncredited)
- Inferno (1974) ... Chief Conrad, Battalion 14
 1969-1975 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Capt. Grant / Emcee / Inspector
- Badge Heavy (1972) ... Capt. Grant
- The Princess and the Pig (1972) ... Capt. Grant
- Truant (1971) ... Capt. Grant
- Log 33: It All Happened So Fast (1969) ... Inspector
 1975 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Bert Sidney
- The Time Bomb (1975) ... Bert Sidney
 1974 The Towering Inferno
Announcer
 1971 Ironside (TV Series)
Walter Field
- License to Kill (1971) ... Walter Field
 1971 Vanished (TV Movie)
Adm. Houton
 1971 D.A.: Conspiracy to Kill (TV Movie)
 1967-1970 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
Capt. Hugh Brown / Capt. Lou Richey / Lt. Joseph Lovretovich / ...
- D.H.Q.: The Victims (1970) ... Lt. Joseph Lovretovich
- I.A.D.: The Receipt (1970) ... Capt. McTighe
- Burglary: Helpful Woman (1970) ... Capt. Ken Green
- Homicide: DR-22 (1969) ... Capt. Hugh Brown
- Homicide: DR-06 (1968) ... Capt. Hugh Brown
 1967 The Three Faces of Stanley (Short) (voice, as Arthur Balinger)
 1963 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Lieut. Tate
- 88 Bars (1963) ... Lieut. Tate
 1963 The Third Man (TV Series)
Police Lt. Morgan
- Gold Napoleons (1963) ... Police Lt. Morgan
 1962 G.E. True (TV Series)
Col. Harris
- Code Name: Christopher: Part 1 (1962) ... Col. Harris
 1961 The Last Time I Saw Archie
Soldier (uncredited)
 1955-1959 Dragnet (TV Series)
Capt. Glavas / Capt. Barnard
- The Big .38 (1959) ... Capt. Glavas
- The Big Picture (1959) ... Capt. Glavas
- The Big Grifter (1958) ... Capt. Glavas
- The Big War (1958) ... Capt. Glavas
- The Big Dip (1957) ... Capt. Glavas
 1956 Big Town (TV Series)
- Trial Lawyer (1956)
 1956 Time Table
Jail Officer (uncredited)
 1955 24 Hour Alert (Short)
Col. Jim Breech (as Art Ballinger)
 1953 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- The Hitchhiker (1953)
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