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Leon Lontoc (1908–1974)

Leon Lontoc was born on February 20, 1908 in Manila, Philippines. He was an actor, known for Burke's Law (1963), The Ugly American (1963) and The Gallant Hours (1960). He died on January 22, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Burke's Law
Burke's Law Henry
The Ugly American
The Gallant Hours


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 1973 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
- The Pendulum (1973) ... Sam
 1972 The Brady Bunch (TV Series)
Mayor's Representative
- The Tiki Caves (1972) ... Mayor's Representative
 1972 Mannix (TV Series)
- Death Is the Fifth Gear (1972) ... Freddy
 1972 Adventures of Nick Carter (TV Movie)
Desk Clerk
 1971 Ironside (TV Series)
Chinese Grocer
- Joss Sticks and Wedding Bells (1971) ... Chinese Grocer
 1971 The Late Liz
Sonny Kalani
 1970 The Brotherhood of the Bell (TV Movie)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1970 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
- Debt of Honor (1970) ... Bartender
 1970 Bonanza (TV Series)
Ah Yee
- The Big Jackpot (1970) ... Ah Yee
 1968 Panic in the City
 1965-1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Kunsing / General Bon Phouma
- The Abominable Snowman Affair (1966) ... Kunsing
- Alexander the Greater Affair: Part Two (1965) ... General Bon Phouma
 1966 One Spy Too Many
Gen. Bon Phouma
 1965-1966 The Wackiest Ship in the Army (TV Series)
Chief Ahino / Ino-Ino
- Hail the Chief (1966) ... Chief Ahino
- Boomer McKye (1965) ... Ino-Ino
 1966 Honey West (TV Series)
Wong - Curio Shop Proprietor
- How Brillig, O, Beamish Boy (1966) ... Wong - Curio Shop Proprietor
 1966 I Spy (TV Series)
- The Tiger (1966) ... Man
 1962-1963 McHale's Navy (TV Series)
Watara / Chief Maku-Maku
- The Natives Get Restless (1963) ... Watara (as Leon Lontok)
- Movies Are Your Best Diversion (1962) ... Chief Maku-Maku (as Leon Lontok)
 1960-1963 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Albert Kawasaki / Oliver / Storekeeper / ...
- 'V' for Victim (1962) ... Oliver (as Leon Lontok)
- The Stanhope Brand (1961) ... Storekeeper
- Jade Song (1960) ... George Kawina
- Assignment: Manila (1960) ... Pedro Vallejo
 1962 The Spiral Road
Dr. Hatta
 1962 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
- Hurricane Audrey (1962) ... Native
 1961 Checkmate (TV Series)
The Houseboy / Baji
- The Crimson Pool (1961) ... The Houseboy
- Jungle Castle (1961) ... Baji
 1961 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series)
- Who Killed Julie Greer? (1961) ... Henry
 1961 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
- A Woman's Help (1961) ... Chester (as Leon Lontok)
 1961 Hong Kong (TV Series)
- Murder by Proxy (1961) ... Wong
 1960 The Gallant Hours
 1959 Never So Few
Laurel (uncredited)
 1959 Operation Petticoat
Filipino Farmer (uncredited)
 1959 Markham (TV Series)
- The Duelists (1959) ... Felipe
 1959 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
 1958 The Hunters
Casey Jones, Chinese Ace (uncredited)
 1957 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series)
Leon - Frank's Servant
- Happy Holidays with Bing and Frank (1957) ... Leon - Frank's Servant (uncredited)
 1957 Bombers B-52
Cook in Korea (uncredited)
 1956 Hey, Jeannie! (TV Series)
- Jeannie the Cook (1956) ... Tommy
 1955-1956 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
2nd Native / Simile
- Red Wine (1956) ... 2nd Native
- Tusitala (1955) ... Simile
 1955-1956 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Dealer's Choice (1956)
 1956 Jungle Jim (TV Series)
- Wild Man of the Jungle (1956) ... Kumo (as Leon Lontox)
 1955 Crossroads (TV Series)
- Mr. Liberty Bell (1955)
 1955 The Star and the Story (TV Series)
- End of Flight (1955)
 1955 The Left Hand of God
Pao Ching (uncredited)
 1955 Jump Into Hell
Lt. Pham
 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Restaurant owner
- Star in the House (1955) ... Restaurant owner
 1955 Soldier of Fortune
Sailor at Ferry (uncredited)
 1955 Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki
Rickshaw Driver (uncredited)
 1952-1954 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series)
Garcia / Danny
- Death Doll (1954) ... Garcia (as Leon Lontok)
- Surprise (1952) ... Danny (as Leon Lontok)
 1954 The Naked Jungle
Indian (uncredited)
 1953 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Witch Doctor
- Jungle Devil (1953) ... Witch Doctor
 1953 Chevron Theatre (TV Series)
- The Real Danger (1953)
 1953 The Girls of Pleasure Island
Simon (uncredited)
 1953 Biff Baker, U.S.A. (TV Series)
- Saigon Incident (1953) ... Bartender
 1952 Terry and the Pirates (TV Series)
- Chinese Legacy ... Ching
 1952 Hurricane Smith
Sailor (uncredited)
 1952 Mara Maru
Policeman #2 (uncredited)
 1952 Singin' in the Rain
Filipino Butler (uncredited)
 1951 Peking Express
Chinese Boatman (uncredited)
 1951 Smuggler's Island
Native Aide (uncredited)
 1951 I Was an American Spy
 1951 The Bigelow Theatre (TV Series)
- Rewrite for Love (1951)
 1950 The Flying Missile
Steward (uncredited)
 1950 On the Isle of Samoa
Laki (uncredited)
 1950 The Damned Don't Cry
Filipino House Boy (uncredited)
 1950 Cargo to Capetown
Javanese Announcer (uncredited)
 1949 Malaya
Servant (uncredited)
 1948 Rogues' Regiment
Rickshaw Boy (uncredited)
 1948 On an Island with You
Waiter (uncredited)
 1947 Intrigue
Mechanic (uncredited)
 1945 Secret Agent X-9
Kichi (uncredited)
 1945 Back to Bataan
First Guerrilla (uncredited)
 1945 God Is My Co-Pilot
Japanese Officer (uncredited)
 1944 Rainbow Island
Japanese Pilot (uncredited)
 1944 The Purple Heart
Naval Aide (uncredited)
 1943 Behind the Rising Sun
Japanese Guard (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Leon Lontok | Leon Lontox

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A barber by day, a waiter by night and a movie actor whenever he got the opportunity. Whenever he got an acting job, he would close his barber shop and put a Gone To Act sign on the door.

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