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James Bender (–1958)

When James Bender died of a heart attack on October 9, 1958, his obituary in Newsday mentioned that, as an actor, he'd been shot (in character) over 100 times. He worked during the Golden Age of Television, when variety shows were brought to viewers' living rooms in front of a live audience. He had roles in many shows, mostly crime drama and soap ... See full bio »


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Known For

St. Benny the Dip
St. Benny the Dip House Detective
Famous Jury Trials
Famous Jury Trials Prosecuting Attorney
The Real Glory
Man Against Crime
Man Against Crime Danny Blake


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 1959 Decoy (TV Series)
Asst. DA Greenfield
- Two Days to Kill (1959) ... Asst. DA Greenfield
 1957 Harbormaster (TV Series)
Ramon Martinez
- Sanctuary (1957) ... Ramon Martinez
 1957 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- The Freedom Fighters of Hungary (1957) ... Colonel
 1952 The Real Glory (TV Movie)
 1951 St. Benny the Dip
House Detective
 1951 Lights Out (TV Series)
- The Man with the Astrakhan Hat (1951) ... (as Jim Bender)
 1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
- Pitfall (1950)
 1950 Famous Jury Trials (TV Series)
Prosecuting Attorney
- The People vs. William Tait (1950) ... Prosecuting Attorney

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Broadway: "Compulsion" See more »

Alternate Names:

Jim Bender

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