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Emory Richardson (1894–1965)

Emory Richardson was born on August 13, 1894 in Marshallville, Georgia, USA as Emory Speer Richardson. He was an actor, known for The Fugitive Kind (1960), Beware (1946) and Souls of Sin (1949). He died in February 1965 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1962 The Defenders (TV Series)
The Guard
- Grandma TNT (1962) ... The Guard
 1960 The Fugitive Kind
Uncle Pleasant, the Conjure Man
 1959 The Philadelphia Story (TV Movie)
 1956 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
Egyptian man
- Caesar and Cleopatra (1956) ... Egyptian man
 1951-1953 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Peter / Preacher's Father
- The Trial of John Peter Zenger (1953) ... Peter
- The Guinea Pigs (1951) ... Preacher's Father
 1952 Mistress of the White House (TV Movie)
 1949 Souls of Sin
Bob Roberts
 1949 Lost Boundaries
Dr. Charles Frederick Howard (uncredited)
 1948 Boarding House Blues
 1947 Sepia Cinderella
Great Joseph

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Stage Play: Harlem. Drama. Written by William Jourdan Rapp and Wallace Thurman. Directed by Chester Erskine. Apollo Theatre: 20 Feb 1929- May 1929 (closing date unknown/93 performances). Produced by Edward A. Blatt. See more »

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