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Lynne Overman (1887–1943)

Lynne Overman was born on September 19, 1887 in Maryville, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for Reap the Wild Wind (1942), Edison, the Man (1940) and Union Pacific (1939). He was married to Emily Helen Drange. He died on February 19, 1943 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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Reap the Wild Wind
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Edison, the Man
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Union Pacific
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 1943 The Desert Song
Johnny Walsh
 1943 Dixie
Mr. Whitlock
 1942 Silver Queen
Hector Bailey
 1942 The Forest Rangers
Jammer Jones
 1942 Roxie Hart
Jake Callahan
 1941 New York Town
 1941 Caught in the Draft
Steve Riggs
 1941 The Hard-Boiled Canary
George Thomas
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Tod McDuff
 1940 Safari
Jock McPhail
 1940 Typhoon
Skipper Joe
 1940 Edison, the Man
Bunt Cavatt
 1938 Ride a Crooked Mile
 1938 Sons of the Legion
Charles Lee
 1938 Spawn of the North
'Jack' Jackson
 1938 Men with Wings
Hank Rinebow
 1938 Hunted Men
Peter Harris
 1938 Her Jungle Love
Jimmy Wallace
 1938 The Big Broadcast of 1938
Scoop McPhail
 1937 True Confession
 1937 Night Club Scandal
Russell Kirk - Reporter
 1937 Partners in Crime
Hank Hyer
 1937 Wild Money
Perry Brown
 1937 Hotel Haywire
Dr. Parkhouse
 1937 Nobody's Baby
Det. Lt. Emory Littleworth
 1937 Murder Goes to College
Henry 'Hank' Hyer
 1937 Don't Tell the Wife
Steven A. 'Steve' Dorsey
 1936 The Jungle Princess
 1936 Three Married Men
Jeff Mullins
 1936 Yours for the Asking
 1936 Poppy
Attorney Eddie G. Whiffen
 1936 Collegiate
 1935 Two for Tonight
 1935 Men Without Names
Gabby Lambert
 1935 Paris in Spring
 1935 Rumba
 1935 Enter Madame!
Mr. Farnum
 1934 Broadway Bill
Happy McGuire
 1934 You Belong to Me
Brown - Theatre Manager
 1934 The Great Flirtation
Joe Lang
 1934 Midnight
Joe Biggers (as Lynn Overman)
 1934 Around the Clock (Short)
 1933 The Poor Fish (Short) (as Lynn Overman)
 1930 Five Minutes from the Station (Short)
Bert Adams
 1929 Kisses (Short)
Robert Stanton (as Lynn Overman)
 1928 The Perfect Crime
Newlywed (uncredited)
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Stage Play: Button, Button. Comedy. Written by Maurice Clark. Directed by Maurice Clark and H.C. Potter [earliest Broadway credit]. Bijou Theatre: 23 Oct 1929- Oct 1929 (closing date unknown/5 performances). Cast: Justine Chase, Harry Cooke, Reginald Fife, Mary Gildia [credited as Mary Gildea] (as "Maudie"), Shirley O'Hara, Lynne Overman (... See more »

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