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Roy Poole (I) (1924–1986)

Roy Poole was born on March 31, 1924 in San Bernardino, California, USA as Roy Neil Poole. He was an actor, known for Another World (1964), As the World Turns (1956) and Network (1976). He was married to Marie Cote. He died on July 1, 1986 in Mount Kisco, New York, USA. See full bio »
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Known For

Another World
Another World Mayor Stein (1981-1982) / Richard Gavin (1975)
As the World Turns
As the World Turns Dr. Jerry Stevens (1964-1965)
Network Sam Haywood
1776 Stephen Hopkins (RI)


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 1996 O. Henry's Christmas (TV Movie)
Tolman (segment "One Thousand Dollars")
 1985 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
Mr. Killup
- Halloween Candy (1985) ... Mr. Killup
 1982 The End of August
Dr. Mandalet
 1982 A Stranger Is Watching
Walter Kurner
 1981 Hellinger's Law (TV Movie)
Judge Carroll
 1980 OHMS (TV Movie)
Joe Szabo
 1979 Act of Violence (TV Movie)
Catherine's Father
 1979 The Runaways (TV Series)
Bill Hawkins
- Street of Terror: Part 2 (1979) ... Bill Hawkins
- Street of Terror: Part 1 (1979) ... Bill Hawkins
 1979 The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (TV Movie)
 1978 Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (TV Movie)
 1978 The Betsy
John Duncan
 1976-1977 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Clark / Sheriff Jackson
- Innocent No More (1977) ... Clark
- Alien Country (1976) ... Sheriff Jackson
 1977 The Andros Targets (TV Series)
Chet Reynolds
 1977 Great Performances (TV Series)
Maj. Gen. Randolph
- Secret Service (1977) ... Maj. Gen. Randolph
 1977 For Richer, for Poorer (TV Series)
Ira Ferguson (1977-1978) (original cast)
 1976 The Bionic Woman (TV Series)
Dr. Boylin
- The Vega Influence (1976) ... Dr. Boylin
 1976 Network
Sam Haywood
 1976 Most Wanted (TV Series)
Larry George
- The Skykiller (1976) ... Larry George
 1976 The Land of Hope (TV Movie)
Gustav Gottschalk
 1975 Kojak (TV Series)
Police Captain Joe Keene
- Over the Water (1975) ... Police Captain Joe Keene
 1975 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
Neil MacCurtain (1983)
 1974 Lincoln (TV Mini-Series)
Salmon P. Chase
 1974 A Cry in the Wilderness (TV Movie)
Rex Millard
 1974 Toma (TV Series)
Joseph Cody
 1974 Banacek (TV Series)
Lieutenant Garrett
- Rocket to Oblivion (1974) ... Lieutenant Garrett
 1971 The Face of Fear (TV Movie)
Glenn Kennedy
 1971 Sarge (TV Series)
- A Terminal Case of Vengeance (1971) ... Michaels
 1969 Gaily, Gaily
 1969 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Prodigal (1969) ... Agamemnon
 1969 The Bold Ones: The Lawyers (TV Series)
Jim Church
- The Whole World Is Watching (1969) ... Jim Church
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
- Glass Riddle (1968) ... Roper
 1968 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Frank Williams / Curtis Stone
- The Quarry (1968) ... Frank Williams
- The Phone Call (1968) ... Curtis Stone
 1968 Judd for the Defense (TV Series)
District Attorney Donald McDonald
- What You Can Do with Money (1968) ... District Attorney Donald McDonald
 1968 The Invaders (TV Series)
- The Organization (1968) ... Cort
 1967 Dundee and the Culhane (TV Series)
Zack Carson
- The Murderer Stallion Brief (1967) ... Zack Carson
 1967 Up the Down Staircase
Mr. McHabe
 1967 Soldier in Love (TV Movie)
 1966 Directions (TV Series)
- The 11th Man (1966)
 1964 A Flame in the Wind (TV Series)
Al Skerba / Driscoll
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Richard Gavin (1975) / Mayor Stein (1981-1982)
 1963 The Defenders (TV Series)
Lee Sanderson
- The Noose (1963) ... Lee Sanderson
 1963 Naked City (TV Series)
 1962 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Dr. Campbell
- Dr. Lillian (1962) ... Dr. Campbell
 1962 Experiment in Terror
 1960-1961 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
Lt. Dick Wallace
- The Numbers Racket (1960) ... Lt. Dick Wallace
 1961 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series)
- The Prisoner of Zenda (1961) ... Johann
 1961 The Witness (TV Series)
Roy Barker
- Ma Barker (1961) ... Roy Barker
 1960 The Robert Herridge Theater (TV Series)
Henry Allen
- The Chrysanthemums (1960) ... Henry Allen
 1960 Our American Heritage (TV Series)
 1959 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Patrick Hearty
- The White Steed (1959) ... Patrick Hearty
 1959 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- The Wayward Widow (1959) ... Owlett
 1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Capt. Knight
- Night Cry (1958) ... Capt. Knight
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Dr. Jerry Stevens (1964-1965)
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Paul Koslo (1967)
 1951 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series)
Chester Quick (1985)
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Stage Play: Boy Meets Girl. Comedy (revival). Written by Bella Spewack [final Broadway credit during lifetime] and Sam Spewack [posthumous credit]. Scenic Design and Lighting Design by James Tilton. Directed by John Lithgow. Playhouse Theatre: 13 Apr 1976- 1 May 1976 (10 performances + 15 previews that began on 2 Apr 1976). Cast: Lenny ... See more »

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Portrayed Stephen Hopkins in the original Broadway stage version of 1776 and reprised his role in the movie 1776 (1972). See more »

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