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Henry A. Escalante (1915–2002)

Henry A. Escalante was born on December 5, 1915 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Monte Walsh (1970) and Sol Madrid (1968). He was married to Escalante, Sylvia. He died on January 23, 2002 in Montebello, California. See full bio »
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Monte Walsh
Monte Walsh Cowboy
Sol Madrid
Sol Madrid Dietrich Gunman
The Three Outlaws


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 1983 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
- Death Boat (1983) ... Juan (as Henry Escalante)
 1980 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
- The Raid (1980) ... Blacksmith (as Henry Escalante)
 1970 Monte Walsh
Cowboy (as Blackie Escalante)
 1969 Paint Your Wagon
Miner (uncredited)
 1968 Sol Madrid
Dietrich Gunman
 1967 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Manuel / Col. Acevedo
- The Fiery Angel Affair (1967) ... Manuel (as Henry Escalante)
- The THRUSH Roulette Affair (1967) ... Col. Acevedo (as Henry Escalante)
 1966-1967 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Guard / Circus performer
- The U.N.C.L.E. Samurai Affair (1967) ... Guard
- The Romany Lie Affair (1966) ... Circus performer
 1959 Mackenzie's Raiders (TV Series)
Mr. Escamilla
- The Court Martial of Trooper Davis (1959) ... Mr. Escamilla (as Henry Escalante)
 1957 Tip on a Dead Jockey
Madrid Control (uncredited)
 1956 The Ten Commandments
Taskmaster / Palace Guard (uncredited)
 1956 Santiago
Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1956 The Three Outlaws
Corporal (as Henry Escalante)
 1956 The Man Called X (TV Series)
- U.S. Planes (1956)
 1955 Apache Ambush
Ramirez (uncredited)
 1955 Hell's Island (uncredited)
 1955 Escape to Burma (uncredited)
 1954 Creature from the Black Lagoon
Chico (as Henry Escalante)
 1953 Appointment in Honduras
Soldier (uncredited)
 1953 Second Chance (uncredited)
 1953 The Hitch-Hiker
Mexican Guard (uncredited)
 1953 Salome
Acrobat (uncredited)
 1952 Untamed Frontier
Vaquero (uncredited)
 1951 Little Egypt
Man Wearing Fez (uncredited)
 1950 Captain Carey, U.S.A.
Brutus (uncredited)
 1949 Border Incident
Mexican Sergeant (uncredited)
 1944 Frenchman's Creek
Pirate Crewman (uncredited)
 1944 Lady in the Dark
Acrobatic Tumbler (uncredited)
Show Show Stunts (9 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Blackie Escalante | Henry 'Blackie' Escalante | Henry Escalante

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