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Sam Hearn (I) (1888–1964)

Sam Hearn was born on March 5, 1888 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Barbers' College (1929), Mr. Widget (1935) and The Big Broadcast of 1937 (1936). He died on October 28, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Barbers' College
Barbers' College Good Time Charlie
Mr. Widget
Mr. Widget Actor
The Big Broadcast of 1937
Florida Special
Florida Special Schlepperman


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 1953-1963 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Schlepperman / Orville Gifford / Emcee / ...
- Christmas Party (1961)
- Jack Goes to Nightclub (1959) ... Orville Gifford
- Hillbilly Act (1958) ... Emcee
 1955-1963 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Elmer Moody / Mr. Harland
- The Country Squires (1963) ... Elmer Moody
- Danny and Bob Get Away from It All (1962) ... Mr. Harland
 1961-1962 Checkmate (TV Series)
Max / Proprietor
- The Two of Us (1961) ... Proprietor (uncredited)
 1960 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Leon Faber
- Surprise Witness (1960) ... Leon Faber
 1959 The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour (TV Series)
- Lucy Wants a Career (1959) ... Kibitzer
 1958 Shower of Stars (TV Series)
 1955 I Love Lucy (TV Series)
Dr. Peterson
- The Passports (1955) ... Dr. Peterson
 1955 It's a Great Life (TV Series)
Wilbur Beasley
- A Birthday for Earl (1955) ... Wilbur Beasley
 1955 The Donald O'Connor Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.17 (1955)
 1954 Our Miss Brooks (TV Series)
Gregory Farnsworth
- Angela's Wedding (1954) ... Gregory Farnsworth
 1953 The Band Wagon
Agent (uncredited)
 1953 The I Don't Care Girl
Alhambra Theatre Owner (uncredited)
 1952 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series)
Justice of the Peace
- Operation E.S.P. (1952) ... Justice of the Peace
 1952 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Herman 'Smiley' Gibbons
- Anyone Can Be a Sucker (1952) ... Herman 'Smiley' Gibbons (as Sam Hearne)
 1952 Pat and Mike
Lawyer (uncredited)
 1949 The Inspector General
Gizzick (uncredited)
 1942 The Man in the Trunk
Mr. Bell (uncredited)
 1936 Florida Special
Schlepperman (as Sam 'Schlepperman' Hearn)
 1935 His First Flame (Short)
Fireman (uncredited)
 1935 Mr. Widget (Short)
 1929 Barbers' College (Short)
Good Time Charlie
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Performed in The Greenwich Village Follies (1926) which opened at the Shubert Theatre on May 10th. Cast included: Irene Delroy, Teddy Gill, Libby Holman (as Elsbeth Holman), Fraun Koski, Gladys Glad, Maxine Wells, Arnold Gluck, Joe Lyons, William V. Powers and Dorothy Hathaway.

Alternate Names:

Sam 'Schlepperman' Hearn | Sam Hearne


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Brother of actor Lew Hearn. See more »

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