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William Meader (1904–1979)

William Meader was born on July 4, 1904 in Massachusetts, USA as William Wallace Meader. He was an actor, known for Footlight Rhythm (1948), The Ladies Man (1961) and Sunset Blvd. (1950). He died on April 15, 1979 in Riverside County, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1963-1967 The Lucy Show (TV Series)
Bank Employee / Clerk / Cashier / ...
- Lucy Gets Mooney Fired (1967) ... Bank Employee (uncredited)
- Lucy Gets Trapped (1967) ... Clerk (uncredited)
- Lucy and the Ceramic Cat (1965) ... Cashier (as Bill Meader)
- Lucy, the Coin Collector (1964) ... 1st Bank Teller (as Bill Meader)
- Lucy and Viv Open a Restaurant (1964) ... Dinner Guest
 1967 Ride to Hangman's Tree
Show Spectator (uncredited)
 1967 Star Trek (TV Series)
Captain Lindstrom
- Court Martial (1967) ... Captain Lindstrom
 1967 Hotel
Bar Patron (uncredited)
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
Party Guest
- Deep Freeze (1966) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
 1966 Waco
Townsman (uncredited)
 1966 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Bartender / Waiter
- The Night of the Sudden Plague (1966) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- The Night of the Whirring Death (1966) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1963-1966 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Passenger / Party Guest
- Wishbone (1966) ... Passenger (uncredited)
- Daddy Went Away (1963) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
 1966 The Ugly Dachshund
Kennel Show Official (uncredited)
 1965 Honey West (TV Series)
Cameraman
- The Gray Lady (1965) ... Cameraman (uncredited)
 1965 Marriage on the Rocks
Clerk (uncredited)
 1965 Black Spurs
1st Voice (voice, uncredited)
 1959-1965 Bonanza (TV Series)
Townsman / Man Questioned During Search / Poker Player / ...
- The Spotlight (1965) ... Man Questioned During Search (uncredited)
- The Deadliest Game (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Ballerina (1965) ... Poker Player (uncredited)
- The Pressure Game (1964) ... Mr. Anderson - Storekeeper (uncredited)
- The Saga of Muley Jones (1964) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1965 Brainstorm
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1965 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Juror
- Kate Melville and the Law (1965) ... Juror (uncredited)
 1965 How to Murder Your Wife
Court Reporter (uncredited)
 1965 The Virginian (TV Series)
Trial Spectator
- Two Men Named Laredo (1965) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
 1964 Kisses for My President
TV Make-up Man (uncredited)
 1964 A House Is Not a Home
Customer at Party (uncredited)
 1964 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
Photographer
- The Sign of Satan (1964) ... Photographer (uncredited)
 1964 The Carpetbaggers
Photographer (uncredited)
 1963 The Prize
Guest at Awards Ceremony (uncredited)
 1963 Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Townsman in Brawl
- He's Alive (1963) ... Townsman in Brawl (uncredited)
 1958-1962 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Townsman / Dealer / Man in Hotel Carlton Lobby / ...
- The Treasure (1962) ... Gambler (uncredited)
- Trial at Tablerock (1962) ... Juror (uncredited)
- A Miracle for St. Francis (1962) ... Dealer in Saloon (uncredited)
- Genesis (1962) ... Poker Player (uncredited)
- Don't Shoot the Piano Player (1962) ... Dealer (uncredited)
 1961-1962 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Reporter / Man on Sidewalk / Bar Patron
- Bird in the Hand (1962) ... Man on Sidewalk (uncredited)
- 90-Proof Dame (1961) ... Bar Patron (uncredited)
- The Nero Rankin Story (1961) ... Reporter (uncredited)
- Ring of Terror (1961) ... Reporter (uncredited)
 1962 The Manchurian Candidate
Reporter (uncredited)
 1962 Hazel (TV Series)
Party Guest
- Bringing Out the Johnsons (1962) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
 1961 Judgment at Nuremberg
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1961 A Thunder of Drums
Officer at Party (uncredited)
 1961 The Ladies Man
Light Man (scenes deleted, as Bill Meader)
 1961 Rawhide (TV Series)
Townsman
- Incident of His Brother's Keeper (1961) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1961 Underworld U.S.A.
Connors' Associate (uncredited)
 1961 The Rebel (TV Series)
Townsman
- The Pit (1961) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1960 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Council Member
- Moochie of Pop Warner Football: Pee Wees Versus City Hall (1960) ... Council Member (uncredited)
 1960 Seven Ways from Sundown
Hobbs Barfly (uncredited)
 1960 One Foot in Hell
Cantina Barfly (uncredited)
 1959-1960 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Inquest Board Member / Man in Club / Panel Member
- Mother, May I Go Out to Swim? (1960) ... Inquest Board Member (uncredited)
- Specialty of the House (1959) ... Man in Club (uncredited)
- The Kind Waitress (1959) ... Panel Member (uncredited)
 1960 The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond
Spectator at Crash Scene (uncredited)
 1960 Toby Tyler, or Ten Weeks with a Circus
Parade Onlooker (uncredited)
 1959 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Courtroom Spectator
- The Case of the Startled Stallion (1959) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1959 Career
Fireman (uncredited)
 1959 But Not for Me
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1958-1959 Yancy Derringer (TV Series)
Club Patron / Man with Engineer / Passerby / ...
- Gone But Not Forgotten (1959) ... Man with Engineer (uncredited)
- Panic in Town (1959) ... Passerby (uncredited)
- A Game of Chance (1959) ... Lynch Mob Member (uncredited)
- Two of a Kind (1959) ... Club Patron (uncredited)
- Marble Fingers (1958) ... Diner Patron (uncredited)
 1959 Never Steal Anything Small
Secretary (uncredited)
 1958 The Buccaneer
Soldier / Townsman (uncredited)
 1958 The Party Crashers
Detective (uncredited)
 1958 The Female Animal
Barnes - Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1957 The Devil's Hairpin
Customer (uncredited)
 1957 Hear Me Good
Spectator (uncredited)
 1957 The Joker Is Wild
Man in Hotel Suite (uncredited)
 1957 Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
Reporter (uncredited)
 1957 The Lonely Man
Red Bluff Poker Player (uncredited)
 1957 Beau James
Reporter (uncredited)
 1957 The Delicate Delinquent
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1957 The Buster Keaton Story
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1957 The Spirit of St. Louis
Reporter (uncredited)
 1957 Man Afraid
News Photographer (uncredited)
 1957 The Big Land
Singer (uncredited)
 1957 Mister Cory
Waiter (uncredited)
 1956 Around the World in Eighty Days
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1956 Earth vs. the Flying Saucers
Worker in Control Tower (uncredited)
 1956 The Leather Saint
Bartender (uncredited)
 1956 It's Always Jan (TV Series)
Man
- Guilty Conscience (1956) ... Man (as Bill Meador)
 1955 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
 1954 Lucky Me
Electrician (uncredited)
 1953 Calamity Jane
Barfly Patting Lap (uncredited)
 1953 Here Come the Girls
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1953 The War of the Worlds
P.E. Official (uncredited)
 1953 Houdini
Reporter (uncredited)
 1953 Off Limits
Captain, M.D. (uncredited)
 1952 Just for You
Photographer (uncredited)
 1952 Carrie
Stage Door Johnny (uncredited)
 1952 The Atomic City
Smitty--F.B.I. Agent (uncredited)
 1952 This Woman Is Dangerous
Milt, a Cop (uncredited)
 1952 The Greatest Show on Earth
Spectator (uncredited)
 1951 Here Comes the Groom
Reporter (uncredited)
 1951 Rhubarb
Photographer (uncredited)
 1951 Darling, How Could You!
Ship's Officer (uncredited)
 1951 When Worlds Collide
Jerry (uncredited)
 1951 Dear Brat
Plainclothesman (uncredited)
 1951 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
- The Silver Mine Protection Story (1951) ... (as Bill Meader)
 1951 Appointment with Danger
Sharkey (uncredited)
 1950 Union Station
Police Projectionist (uncredited)
 1950 Sunset Blvd.
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1950 The File on Thelma Jordon
Reporter (uncredited)
 1949 Chicago Deadline
Reporter (uncredited)
 1949 My Friend Irma
Customer (uncredited)
 1949 The Great Gatsby
Director (uncredited)
 1949 My Own True Love
Room Clerk (uncredited)
 1948 The Paleface
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1948 Miss Tatlock's Millions
Gardener (uncredited)
 1948 Sealed Verdict
Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1948 Isn't It Romantic?
Assistant Clerk (uncredited)
 1948 Beyond Glory
Officer (uncredited)
 1948 Gypsy Holiday (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1948 Hazard
Cabbie (uncredited)
 1948 The Emperor Waltz
King's Guard (uncredited)
 1948 Footlight Rhythm (Short)
Doctor
 1948 The Big Clock
Man from 'Airways' in Elevator (uncredited)
 1947 Midnight Serenade (Short)
Reporter (uncredited)
 1947 Wild Harvest
Drury (uncredited)
 1947 Unconquered
Bond Slave (uncredited)
 1947 Smooth Sailing (Short)
Meader (uncredited)
 1947 The Perils of Pauline
Assistant Director (uncredited)
 1947 The Trouble with Women
Fred (uncredited)
 1947 Welcome Stranger
Man on Sleighride (uncredited)
 1947 Blaze of Noon
Barker / Pilot / Reporter (uncredited)
 1947 Ladies' Man
1st Photographer (uncredited)
 1946 Cross My Heart
Juror (uncredited)
 1946 Blue Skies
Dancer (uncredited)
 1946 Monsieur Beaucaire
Guard (uncredited)
 1946 Our Hearts Were Growing Up
Federal Agent (uncredited)
 1946 O.S.S.
Trainee (uncredited)
 1946 The Well-Groomed Bride
Bartender (uncredited)
 1946 The Blue Dahlia
Guest at Cocktail Party (uncredited)
 1946 Miss Susie Slagle's
Student (uncredited)
 1945 The Stork Club
Bates' Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1945 The Lost Weekend
Hardware Man (uncredited)
 1945 Murder, He Says
F.B.I. Man (uncredited)
 1945 The Affairs of Susan
Waiter (uncredited)
 1944 Practically Yours
Cameraman (uncredited)
 1944 Here Come the Waves
Petty Officer (uncredited)
 1944 Follow the Boys
Soldier (uncredited)
 1936 College Holiday
Dancer (uncredited)
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Stand-in for Fredric March.

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