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Walter Macken (1915–1967)

Walter Macken was born on May 3, 1915 in Galway, Ireland. He was a writer and actor, known for Home Is the Hero (1959), Flight of the Doves (1971) and A Talk in the Dark (1992). He was married to Margaret Mary Kenny. He died on April 22, 1967 in Galway. See full bio »


(age 51) in Galway, Ireland

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Known For

Home Is the Hero
Flight of the Doves
A Talk in the Dark
Heimkehr des Helden


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 1992 A Talk in the Dark (Short)
 1972 Island of the Great Yellow Ox (TV Mini-Series) (story - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... (story)
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... (story)
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... (story)
 1971 Flight of the Doves (novel)
 1959 Home Is the Hero (play)
  BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode, 1958) (play - 1 episode, 1956)
- Home Is the Hero (1958)
- Twilight of a Warrior (1956) ... (play)
 1955 Heimkehr des Helden (TV Movie) (novel)
 1948 Mungo's Mansion (TV Movie) (play)
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 1964 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
- A Jug of Bread (1964) ... Paddy
 1962 The Quare Fellow
 1959 Home Is the Hero
Paddo O'Reilly

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Stage Play: Home Is the Hero. Written by Walter Macken [final Broadway credit]. Directed by Worthington Miner. Booth Theatre: 22 Sep 1954- 16 Oct 1954 (30 performances). Cast: Glenda Farrell (as "Daylia"), Frances Fuller (as "Mrs. Green"), Peggy Ann Garner (as "Josie"), Donald Harron (as "Willie O'Reilly"), Loretta Leversee (as "Lily Green... See more »

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