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Ken Carpenter (I) (1900–1984)

Ken Carpenter was born on August 21, 1900 in Avon, Illinois, USA as Kenneth Lee Carpenter. He was an actor, known for Lux Video Theatre (1950), Forty Boys and a Song (1941) and Unusual Occupations (1947). He died on October 16, 1984 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1953-1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
- Last Year's Snow (1955) ... Announcer
- A Bell for Adano (1955) ... Announcer
- The Second Meeting (1953) ... Announcer
- Message in a Bottle (1953) ... Announcer
 1954 Susan Slept Here
Oscar Narrator (uncredited)
 1954 The Bing Crosby Show (TV Movie)
 1951 Grounds for Marriage
Announcer (uncredited)
 1947 Ladies' Man
Radio Announcer Kenneth L. Carpenter (uncredited)
 1946 The Lonesome Stranger (Short)
 1946 Cross My Heart
Commentator (voice, uncredited)
 1946 Goodbye, Weeds (Short)
 1945 Road to Utopia
Trailer Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1945 Week-End at the Waldorf
Ken Carpenter - Starlight Roof Announcer (uncredited)
 1945 The Crime Doctor's Courage
Nightclub Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1944 Who's Who in Animal Land (Short)
 1943 What a Woman!
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1943 True to Life
Announcer (uncredited)
 1943 Mystery Broadcast
Radio Announcer
 1942 The Spirit of Stanford
Sports Announcer (uncredited)
 1942 The Secret Code
Newscaster [Ch.6] (uncredited)
 1941 New York Town
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1941 Road to Zanzibar
Commentator (uncredited)
 1940 Rhythm on the River
Teddy Gardner (announcer)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Announcer (uncredited)
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(8/14/45) Radio: Appeared on "Command Performance" (CBS/AFRS).

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Announcer for NBC Radio's "Kraft Music Hall" (1935-1946). See more »

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