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Rex Reason (1928–2015)

Rex Reason was born in Germany, while his family was in Europe on a business trip. Although he grew up in Los Angeles, his acting aspirations were nil; his mother, however, hoped that both Rex and his lookalike brother Rhodes Reason would get into the acting profession. He played the lead in "Seventh Heaven" at Glendale's Hoover High School, then ... See full bio »

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 1963 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Colin Brenner
- The Myra Marshall Story (1963) ... Colin Brenner
 1963 G.E. True (TV Series)
- Pattern for Espionage (1963) ... Madison
 1962 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Steve Brock
- The Case of the Ancient Romeo (1962) ... Steve Brock
 1960 The Alaskans (TV Series)
Joe Holland / Stony McBride / Paul Loomis / ...
- The Ballad of Whitehorse (1960) ... Joe Holland
- Calico (1960) ... Stony McBride
- Disaster at Gold Hill (1960) ... Paul Loomis
- Spring-Fever (1960) ... Gordon Talbot
 1960 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Simon March
- The Captive Locomotive (1960) ... Simon March
 1960 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series)
Larry McKee
- Swamp Fire (1960) ... Larry McKee
 1960 Bronco (TV Series)
Amory Tate
- Montana Passage (1960) ... Amory Tate
 1960 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Monty Salow
- Blackout (1960) ... Monty Salow
 1957-1959 Man Without a Gun (TV Series)
Adam MacLean
- The Giant (1959) ... Adam MacLean
- Hangtree Inn (1959) ... Adam MacLean
- Accused (1959) ... Adam MacLean
- Devil's Acres (1959) ... Adam MacLean
- The Shaving Mug (1959) ... Adam MacLean
 1959 The Miracle of the Hills
Scott Macauley
 1959 The Sad Horse
Bill MacDonald
 1958 Thundering Jets
Capt. Steve Morley
 1958 The Rawhide Trail
Jess Brady
 1957 Trackdown (TV Series)
- The San Saba Incident (1957) ... Travis
 1957 The Web (TV Series)
- Fatal Alibi (1957)
 1957 Under Fire
Lt. Steve Rogerson
 1957 Band of Angels
Capt. Seth Parton
 1956-1957 Conflict (TV Series)
Mark Ferris / Capt. Horatio Hornblower
- The Velvet Cage (1957) ... Mark Ferris
 1957 Badlands of Montana
Steven Brewster
 1953-1957 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Kirk Rockwood / Ed Johnston
- Singapore (1957) ... Kirk Rockwood
- The People Versus Johnston (1953) ... Ed Johnston
- The Son-in-Law (1953)
 1957 Tales of the 77th Bengal Lancers (TV Series)
Captain Reese MacDonald
- The Imposter (1957) ... Captain Reese MacDonald
 1956 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Doug Hamlon
- The Olivia Grainger Story (1956) ... Doug Hamlon
 1956 Raw Edge
John Randolph
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
- Friday the 13th (1956)
 1955 Kiss of Fire
Duke of Montera
 1955 Allen in Movieland (TV Movie)
Lt. Atkins
 1954-1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Jeffries / Jeff Miller
- Thunder on the Hill (1955) ... Dr. Jeffries
- Gavin's Darling (1954) ... Jeff Miller (as Bart Roberts)
 1955 Smoke Signal
Lt. Wayne Ford
 1954 Sign of the Pagan
Opening Off-Screen Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1954 Yankee Pasha
Omar Id-Din (as Bart Roberts)
 1954 O'Rourke of the Royal Mounted
Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1954 Taza, Son of Cochise
Naiche (as Bart Roberts)
 1953 China Venture
Lt. Cross (uncredited)
 1953 Mission Over Korea
Maj. Jim Hacker
 1953 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Johnny Scoville
- Knave of Hearts (1953) ... Johnny Scoville
 1953 Salome
Marcellus Fabius (uncredited)
 1952 Storm Over Tibet
David Simms
 1952 Models Inc.
Hotel Desk Clerk (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1952 Scaramouche
Edmond (uncredited)
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Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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6' 3" (1.91 m)

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One morning while we were in Moab shooting Taza, Son of Cochise (1954), Rock Hudson came in and he had a newspaper in hand. He says to me, "Hi Bart!" I said, "What?" Rock told me that I was now Bart Roberts. The studio had just changed my name. He handed me the paper which had a publicity story in it, using my new name. Later, I went to the studio's head of production...and told him that I had ... See more »


Studied for a year and a half at the Pasadena Playhouse and was discovered for films while performing in a Los Angeles stage production of "Monterrsat". MGM gave him the lead in the picture Storm Over Tibet (1952), a movie that had been shelved for decades after the original lead died during filming. They kept the background footage that was done in Europe and decided to complete the film with ... See more »


Deep, resonant voice and tall, dark and handsome presence

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