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Henry Hull (1890–1977)

Henry Hull, the actor who created the role of Jeeter on Broadway in "Tobacco Road," was born in Louisville, Kentucky, on October 13, 1890, the son of a drama critic. Originally intending to become an engineer, Hull became an actor and made his Broadway debut in "Green Stockings" less than two weeks before his 21st birthday, on October 2, 1911. Two ... See full bio »


(age 86) in Cornwall, England, UK

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 1966 The Chase
 1965 The Fool Killer
Dirty Jim Jelliman
 1963 The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (TV Series)
Abel Menifee
- The Day of the Misfits (1963) ... Abel Menifee
 1960-1963 Laramie (TV Series)
David Franklin / Ben Parkison
- The Road to Helena (1963) ... David Franklin
- Duel at Parkison Town (1960) ... Ben Parkison
 1962 Alcoa Premiere (TV Series)
Robert Bruce Maclean
- The Man with the Shine on His Shoes (1962) ... Robert Bruce Maclean
 1961 Master of the World
 1961 Play of the Week (TV Series)
- The Wooden Dish (1961)
 1961 The Best of the Post (TV Series)
- No Enemy (1961) ... Quimbey
 1961 Outlaws (TV Series)
Jeb Woods
- Culley (1961) ... Jeb Woods
 1959-1961 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Mark Applewhite / Gideon Banning / Obediah Finch
- The Odyssey of Flint McCullough (1961) ... Gideon Banning
- Trial for Murder: Part 2 (1960) ... Mark Applewhite
- Trial for Murder: Part 1 (1960) ... Mark Applewhite
- The Kitty Angel Story (1959) ... Obediah Finch
 1960 Route 66 (TV Series)
Amery Gant
- The Swan Bed (1960) ... Amery Gant
 1960 Bonanza (TV Series)
Charlie Trent / Sheriff B. Banneman Brown
- The Mission (1960) ... Charlie Trent
- The Gunmen (1960) ... Sheriff B. Banneman Brown
 1960 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series)
Ansel Pryor
- All in the Family (1960) ... Ansel Pryor
 1960 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Hutch Wallace
- A Small Town That Died (1960) ... Hutch Wallace
 1959 U.S. Marshal (TV Series)
Sheriff Pat Patterson
- The Tarnished Star (1959) ... Sheriff Pat Patterson
 1959 The Oregon Trail
George Seton
 1959 The Restless Gun (TV Series)
Matt Harper / Doc Kemmer / Jesse McKee
- One on the House (1959) ... Matt Harper
- Dead Man's Hand (1959) ... Doc Kemmer
- The Last Grey Man (1959) ... Jesse McKee
 1959 Naked City (TV Series)
- Fire Island (1959) ... Alky
 1958-1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Bishop / Old Henry
- Face of a Hero (1959) ... Bishop
- Bitter Heritage (1958) ... Old Henry
 1958 Trackdown (TV Series)
- Three-Legged Fox (1958) ... Moss
 1958 The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw
Mayor Masters
 1958 Bitter Heritage (TV Movie)
Old Henry
 1958 The Proud Rebel
Judge Morley
 1957 The Buckskin Lady
Doc Medley
 1956 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series)
Mr. Finchley
- Mr. Finchley Versus the Bomb (1956) ... Mr. Finchley
 1956 Star Tonight (TV Series)
- The Long View (1956)
 1956 Climax! (TV Series)
Abel Kirsch
- Figures in Clay (1956) ... Abel Kirsch
 1955 Man with the Gun
Marshal Lee Sims
 1955 Windows (TV Series)
the Clown
- The Calliope Tree (1955) ... the Clown
 1955 Kentucky Rifle
Preacher Bently
 1955 Appointment with Adventure (TV Series)
- Five in Judgment (1955) ... Paul
 1955 You Are There (TV Series)
Randolph McCoy
- The Hatfield-McCoy Feud (January 1, 1888) (1955) ... Randolph McCoy
 1953-1955 Danger (TV Series)
- The Blue Hotel (1955)
- Trial by Jungle (1953)
 1955 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Captain Lasher
- Freighter (1955) ... Captain Lasher
 1954 The Ray Milland Show (TV Series)
Professor Black
- Retirement Deferred (1954) ... Professor Black
 1954 Center Stage (TV Series)
 1954 Campbell Summer Soundstage (TV Series)
- The Test Case (1954)
 1954 The Web (TV Series)
- Figurine (1954)
 1953 Thunder Over the Plains
Lt. Col. Chandler
 1953 Inferno
Sam Elby
 1953 The Last Posse
Ollie Stokely
 1953 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- The Copper Penny (1953)
 1952 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Brig. Gen. William Elred / Jason W. Finchley
- Brigadier (1952) ... Brig. Gen. William Elred
- Mr. Finchley Versus the Bomb (1952) ... Jason W. Finchley
 1951-1952 Suspense (TV Series)
- Night of Evil (1952)
- The Fool's Heart (1951)
 1951-1952 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Domenico (1952) ... Domenico
- The Oldster (1951)
- Ghost Town (1951)
 1952 The Treasure of Lost Canyon
Cousin Lucius Cooke
 1951 Lights Out (TV Series)
Henry Potts
- I Spy (1951) ... Henry Potts
 1951 Starlight Theatre (TV Series)
 1951 Hollywood Story
Vincent St. Clair
 1950 The Return of Jesse James
Hank Younger
 1949 Song of Surrender
Deacon Parry
 1949 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
 1949 The Great Dan Patch
Dan Palmer
 1949 Rimfire
Editor Nathaniel Greeley
 1949 El Paso
Judge Henry Jeffers
 1948 Portrait of Jennie
 1948 Fighter Squadron
Brig. Gen. Mike McCready
 1948 Belle Starr's Daughter
The Old Marshal (uncredited)
 1948 The Walls of Jericho
Jefferson Norman
 1948 Scudda Hoo! Scudda Hay!
Milt Dominy
 1947 Deep Valley
Cliff Saul
 1947 High Barbaree
Dr. William G. Brooke
 1945 Objective, Burma!
Mark Williams
 1944 Goodnight, Sweetheart
Jeff Parker
 1943 The Woman of the Town
Inky Wilkinson
 1943 Seeds of Freedom
Guerilla leader
 1943 The West Side Kid
Sam Winston
 1939 Judge Hardy and Son
Dr. Jones
 1939 Nick Carter, Master Detective
John A. Keller
 1939 Bad Little Angel
Red Wilks
 1939 Babes in Arms
 1939 Miracles for Sale
Dave Duvallo
 1939 Stanley and Livingstone
James Gordon Bennett Jr.
 1939 Return of the Cisco Kid
Colonel Joshua Bixby
 1939 The Spirit of Culver
Doc Allen
 1938 The Great Waltz
Franz Josef
 1938 Port of Seven Seas
Uncle Elzear (uncredited)
 1938 Three Comrades
Dr. Becker
 1938 Yellow Jack
Dr. Jesse Lazear
 1938 Paradise for Three
 1935 Transient Lady
Sen. Hamp Baxter
 1934 Midnight
 1930 Matinee Idle (Short)
Frank - the Actor
 1925 Wasted Lives
 1924 For Woman's Favor
The Fool / The Lover
 1924 Roulette
Jimmy Moore
 1923 A Bride for a Knight
Jimmy Poe
 1923 The Last Moment
Hercules Napolean Cameron
 1919 Tom's Little Star (Short)
 1917 The Volunteer
Jonathan Mendenhall
 1917 The Family Honor
Anthony Wayne
 1917 A Square Deal
Mark Dunbar
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Stage Play: In Love With Love. Comedy. Written by Vincent Lawrence. Directed by Robert Milton. Ritz Theatre: 6 Aug 1923- Nov 1923 (closing date unknown/128 performances). Cast: Berton Churchill (as "William Jordan"), Lynn Fontanne, Henry Hull (as "Robert Metcalf"), Ralph Morgan, Maryland Morne (as "Julia"), Robert Strange (as "Frank Oakes"... See more »

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His wife, Juliet Fremont, was the granddaughter of Civil War general and explorer John C. Fremont. In a 1960 episode of Bonanza, "The Mission," Hull played an aging former Army scout who served with honor under General Fremont. See more »

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