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Gordon Polk (I) (1923–1960)

Gordon Polk was born on May 17, 1923 in Kootenai, Idaho, USA. He was an actor, known for Inherit the Wind (1960), Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957) and The Detectives (1959). He died on June 9, 1960 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Inherit the Wind
Inherit the Wind George Sillers
(1960)
The Detectives
(1960)
Steve Canyon
Steve Canyon Sgt. Bailey
(1958)

Filmography

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 1959-1960 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Jubal / Luss Hopper / Smith
- Crowbait (1960) ... Jubal
- The Black Handkerchief (1959) ... Luss Hopper
- Unforgiven (1959) ... Smith
 1960 Inherit the Wind
George Sillers
 1960 Hotel de Paree (TV Series)
Turkey Crowder
- Sundance and the Barren Soil (1960) ... Turkey Crowder
 1960 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Andrew Scott
- The General Who Disappeared (1960) ... Andrew Scott
 1960 The Detectives (TV Series)
 1960 Johnny Ringo (TV Series)
Frank Jethro
- Four Came Quietly (1960) ... Frank Jethro
 1958-1960 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Skeek / Evans
- Most Beautiful Woman (1960) ... Skeek (as Gordon L. Polk)
- Sheriff of Red Rock (1958) ... Evans
 1960 U.S. Marshal (TV Series)
Jasper O'Neill
- Murder, My Darling (1960) ... Jasper O'Neill
 1959 Law of the Plainsman (TV Series)
Lyons
- A Matter of Life and Death (1959) ... Lyons
 1959 Whirlybirds (TV Series)
Lunchroom Man
- Sitting Duck (1959) ... Lunchroom Man
 1959 How to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series)
Mr. Coleman
- The Method (1959) ... Mr. Coleman
 1959 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Man in Office
- Clay Allison (1959) ... Man in Office
 1959 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series)
Desk Clerk
- Echo of Laughter (1959) ... Desk Clerk
 1959 Black Saddle (TV Series)
Eddie Dime
- Client: Brand (1959) ... Eddie Dime
 1958-1959 Trackdown (TV Series)
Garth Hooker / Lafe / Adrian Zach
- Fear (1959) ... Garth Hooker
- The Gang (1959) ... Lafe
- A Stone for Benny French (1958) ... Adrian Zach
 1959 The Lineup (TV Series)
Tony Ambruster
- The Rorschach Murder Case (1959) ... Tony Ambruster
 1959 Mackenzie's Raiders (TV Series)
Pvt. Dailey
- Long Ride Home (1959) ... Pvt. Dailey
 1958 Steve Canyon (TV Series)
Sgt. Bailey
- Operation Crash Landing (1958) ... Sgt. Bailey
 1958 The Walter Winchell File (TV Series)
Clerk
- The Dice of Fortune: File #34 (1958) ... Clerk
 1958 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Mr. Dundee
- The New Look (1958) ... Mr. Dundee
 1957 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Pvt. Hugo Lockman / Pvt. Cocklemeyer
- Sgt. Bilko Presents (1957) ... Pvt. Hugo Lockman
- Bilko's Valentine (1957) ... Pvt. Cocklemeyer
 1951 Starlift
Chief Usher (uncredited)
 1951 Submarine Command
Ralph
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Alternate Names:

Gordon L. Polk | Wesson and Polk
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Trivia:

He died at age 37 during heart surgery.

Star Sign:

Taurus

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