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Billy Nelson (I) (1903–1979)

Billy Nelson was born on July 19, 1903 in New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Stamp Day for Superman (1954), Waterfront (1944) and When Strangers Marry (1944). He died on June 13, 1979 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Waterfront Butch
When Strangers Marry
When Strangers Marry Louisville Driver
Minesweeper Bos'un 'Freshwater' Heims


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 1961 Pocketful of Miracles
Hood (uncredited)
 1956-1961 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Chuck - Bartender / Masterson Deputy / Mr. Sprague
- Until Proven Guilty (1961) ... Chuck - Bartender (uncredited)
- My Husband (1958) ... Masterson Deputy (uncredited)
- Bat Masterson Wins His Star (1956) ... Mr. Sprague
 1959 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series)
Man Outside Store
- The Golden Beetle (1959) ... Man Outside Store (uncredited)
 1957-1959 Tombstone Territory (TV Series)
Murphy / Townsman / Rod Stellings
- Surrender at Sunglow (1959) ... Murphy
- Fight for a Fugitive (1958) ... Townsman
- Apache Vendetta (1957) ... Rod Stellings
 1959 Lux Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Dreamer (1959)
 1959 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Ivy League (1959) ... Corporal
 1958 Man with a Camera (TV Series)
- Double Negative (1958) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1958 Bat Masterson (TV Series)
- A Noose Fits Anybody (1958) ... Ringmaster
 1956-1958 Dragnet (TV Series)
- The Big Ruthie (1958)
- The Big Odd (1956)
 1958 Target (TV Series)
- Payment in Full (1958)
 1956-1958 The Lineup (TV Series)
Clarence Herbert
- The Paper Millionaire Case (1956) ... Clarence Herbert
 1953-1958 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Knuckles Nelson / Sully / Muscles McGurk / ...
- Joey (1956) ... Sully
- The Talking Clue (1955) ... Muscles McGurk
- The Machine That Could Plot Crimes (1953) ... Larry McCoy
- The Dog Who Knew Superman (1953) ... Louie
 1958 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Billy Benson
- Man on the Run (1958) ... Billy Benson
 1958 Men of Annapolis (TV Series)
Warrant Officer
- Summer Cruise (1958) ... Warrant Officer
 1957 M Squad (TV Series)
- The Palace Guard (1957) ... Detective
- Neighborhood Killer (1957) ... Detective
 1957 Highway Patrol (TV Series)
Howard Silver / George Roker
- Convicted Innocent (1957) ... Howard Silver
- Fake Cop (1957) ... George Roker
 1957 Harbor Command (TV Series)
Dolph Bentley
- Final Score (1957) ... Dolph Bentley
 1957 This Could Be the Night
Drunk (uncredited)
 1957 12 Angry Men
Court Clerk (uncredited)
 1957 The Shadow on the Window
Unshaven Man (uncredited)
 1956-1957 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
- Vice Squad (1957)
- Criminal Code (1956) ... Nick
 1956 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Cab Driver
- Fog Closing In (1956) ... Cab Driver
 1956 Studio 57 (TV Series)
- Mrs. Snyder (1956) ... Sam
 1956 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
- The Great Obstacle Race (1956) ... Dan
 1956 Crusader (TV Series)
Ted Frost
- Freezeout (1956) ... Ted Frost
 1956 Ransom!
Angry Man in Fight (uncredited)
 1955 The Seven Little Foys
Customs Inspector (uncredited)
 1955 Lassie (TV Series)
- Runaways (1955) ... Tex (as Bill Nelson)
 1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- The Unknown (1954)
 1954 Meet Corliss Archer (TV Series)
- Dexter and the Car (1954) ... Policeman
 1954 Stamp Day for Superman (Short)
 1953 Vicki
Wino (uncredited)
 1953 Mister Scoutmaster
Vernon's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1953 The I Don't Care Girl
Tomato-Thrower in Audience (uncredited)
 1952 Off Limits
Polaski (uncredited)
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
- The Numbers Game (1952)
 1952 The Pride of St. Louis
Chicago Manager (uncredited)
 1952 My Six Convicts
Guard (uncredited)
 1951 The Whip Hand
Ed (uncredited)
 1951 Boston Blackie (TV Series)
Louie Gordon
- Murder Train (1951) ... Louie Gordon
 1951 Drums in the Deep South
Union Sergeant (uncredited)
 1951 His Kind of Woman
Ship's Captain (uncredited)
 1951 Navy Bound
Fisherman (uncredited)
 1950 Emergency Wedding
Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1950 The Jackpot
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1950 The Milkman
Duke (as Bill Nelson)
 1950 Mister 880
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1949 Search for Danger
Gunman in Back Seat of Car
 1949 The Undercover Man
Horse Parlor Bouncer (uncredited)
 1949 The Crime Doctor's Diary
Bartender (uncredited)
 1946 Suspense
Woodsman (uncredited)
 1946 The Kid from Brooklyn
Sullivan's Ringside Retainer (uncredited)
 1946 Idea Girl
Murgatroyd O'Houlihan - Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1946 Because of Him
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1945 Sensation Hunters
Paradise Club Maitre D' (uncredited)
 1945 Senorita from the West
Taxicab Driver
 1945 Anchors Aweigh
Sailor (uncredited)
 1945 Ten Cents a Dance
Rocky (uncredited)
 1945 Honeymoon Ahead
Fingers Morelli (uncredited)
 1945 A Guy, a Gal and a Pal
Sentry (uncredited)
 1945 Dillinger
Watchman (uncredited)
 1945 High Powered
Bill Madden
 1944 When the Lights Go on Again
Marine #3 (uncredited)
 1944 When Strangers Marry
Louisville Driver
 1944 Waterfront
 1944 Take It Big
Clem Williams (uncredited)
 1944 Gambler's Choice
Danny May
 1943 Harvest Melody
Canvas Back Kirby
 1943 Minesweeper
Bos'un 'Freshwater' Heims (as Bill Nelson)
 1943 Salute to the Marines
Goldberg (uncredited)
 1943 Hers to Hold
Aircraft Worker at Inn (uncredited)
 1943 False Faces
Jimmy--Cab Driver
 1943 Cowboy in Manhattan
 1942 Wrecking Crew
Tom Kemp
 1942 Wildcat
Peters (uncredited)
 1942 I Live on Danger
George 'Longshot' Harrison
 1942 Broadway
Tommy (uncredited)
 1941 I Killed That Man
Warden's Clerk (uncredited)
 1935 The Girl Friend
Sergeant (uncredited)
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He performed in Robert Nesbitt's revue, "Fine Feathers", at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London, England with Jack Buchanan, Ethel Revnell, Max Kirby, Douglas Wakefield, Don Kenito and Marqueez in the cast. Val Parnell was the director.

Alternate Names:

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