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Dan Riss (1910–1970)

Dan Riss was born on March 22, 1910 in Streator, Illinois, USA as Daniel Riss. He was an actor, known for Panic in the Streets (1950), Go for Broke! (1951) and Only the Valiant (1951). He died on August 28, 1970 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1965 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Naval Officer
- The Night of the Howling Light (1965) ... Naval Officer
 1960-1965 Bonanza (TV Series)
Latham / Railroad Agent / Bert Crawford / ...
- The Return (1965) ... Latham
- The Prime of Life (1963) ... Railroad Agent
- The Quest (1962) ... Bert Crawford
- The Blood Line (1960) ... Charlie
- A House Divided (1960) ... Tom Madigan
 1963 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
General Wheeler
- Johnny Shiloh: Part 2 (1963) ... General Wheeler
- Johnny Shiloh: Part 1 (1963) ... General Wheeler
 1958-1962 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Bartender / Brian Lassiter / Charlie / ...
- To Kill a Town (1962) ... Bartender
- The Kinfolk (1960) ... Brian Lassiter
- Cow Town (1958) ... Charlie
- The Johnny Ringo Story (1958) ... Dealer
 1961 The Deputy (TV Series)
Vernon Hadley
- An Enemy of the Town (1961) ... Vernon Hadley
 1960-1961 Wagon Train (TV Series)
George Gentry / Kelleher
- Weight of Command (1961) ... George Gentry
- The Larry Hanify Story (1960) ... Kelleher
 1960 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Jeff Pierce
- The Long Rope (1960) ... Jeff Pierce
 1960 Elmer Gantry
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1958-1960 M Squad (TV Series)
Lazlo / Police Sgt. Parker
- The Tiger's Cage (1960) ... Lazlo
- Accusation (1958) ... Police Sgt. Parker
 1958-1960 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Peter Sample / Arthur West
- The Case of the Flighty Father (1960) ... Peter Sample
- The Case of the Green-Eyed Sister (1958) ... Arthur West
 1960 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Shelby
- Roscoe Turns Detective (1960) ... Shelby (uncredited)
 1960 Ma Barker's Killer Brood
Baxter
 1959 The Story on Page One
Court Clerk (uncredited)
 1959 Battle of the Coral Sea
Naval Officer (uncredited)
 1959 Maverick (TV Series)
Sheriff Bill Satchel
- You Can't Beat the Percentage (1959) ... Sheriff Bill Satchel
 1959 Laramie (TV Series)
Marshall
- Stage Stop (1959) ... Marshall
 1959 Bat Masterson (TV Series)
Fire Commissioner Ross
- Brunette Bombshell (1959) ... Fire Commissioner Ross
 1958-1959 The Californians (TV Series)
Big Man / Farragut / Henchman
- Deadly Tintype (1959) ... Big Man
- Mutineers from Hell (1958) ... Farragut
- Dishonor for Matt Wayne (1958) ... Henchman (uncredited)
 1959 Al Capone
Voice of Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1959 Cimarron City (TV Series)
U.S. Marshal Martin Benedict
- Runaway Train (1959) ... U.S. Marshal Martin Benedict
 1958 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Chuck
- The Frank Harrigan Story (1958) ... Chuck
 1958 Tarawa Beachhead
Harry (uncredited)
 1958 Badman's Country
Marshal McAfee
 1958 The Case Against Brooklyn
Rogers (uncredited)
 1958 26 Men (TV Series)
- Chain Gang (1958)
 1957-1958 The Restless Gun (TV Series)
Otis Speers / Deputy Phil Waterman
- The Battle of Tower Rock (1958) ... Otis Speers
- Cheyenne Express (1957) ... Deputy Phil Waterman
 1958 Colt .45 (TV Series)
Sheriff Milo
- Split Second (1958) ... Sheriff Milo
 1957 Date with the Angels (TV Series)
Mr. Nemeth
- Everybody's Baby (1957) ... Mr. Nemeth
 1957 The Hired Gun
Walt Bodie - Lawyer (uncredited)
 1957 Man on Fire
Mack
 1957 Panic! (TV Series)
Coleman
- The Vigilantes (1957) ... Coleman
 1954-1957 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Sergeant / Defense Lawyer
- The Charlatan (1956) ... Defense Lawyer
 1957 Code 3 (TV Series)
Putnam
- The Guilty Ones (1957) ... Putnam
 1956-1957 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
Doc MacGowen / Mr. Watson
- The Still Trumpet (1957) ... Doc MacGowen
- In Times Like These (1956) ... Mr. Watson
 1957 The Iron Sheriff
Dowd (uncredited)
 1957 Kelly and Me
Stu Baker
 1957 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Mike
- Cain (1957) ... Mike
 1956-1957 Broken Arrow (TV Series)
Barkley / Roger Wetherly
- Legacy of a Hero (1957) ... Barkley
- Cry Wolf (1956) ... Roger Wetherly
 1957 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Harris
- Triangle (1957) ... Harris (uncredited)
 1957 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
Announcer
- The Frightened Witness (1957) ... Announcer
 1957 Telephone Time (TV Series)
Doctor
- Parents of a Stranger (1957) ... Doctor
 1956 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Deputy Ed Hodges
- Return to Nowhere (1956) ... Deputy Ed Hodges
 1956 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Warden
- Between Jobs (1956)
- Two Sides to Everything (1956) ... Warden
 1956 Johnny Concho
Judge Earl Tyler
 1956 Crusader (TV Series)
Doctor / Walter Grubowski
- Big Sneak (1956) ... Doctor
- Sharks (1956) ... Walter Grubowski
 1956 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Chuck
- Hapless Holiday (1956) ... Chuck
 1956 The Price of Fear
Lt. Jim Walsh
 1956 Warner Brothers Presents (TV Series)
- Siege (1956)
 1956 Fury (TV Series)
- Tungsten Queen (1956)
- The Hobo (1956)
 1955 My Friend Flicka (TV Series)
Ed Martin
- A Good Deed (1955) ... Ed Martin
 1955 Allen in Movieland (TV Movie)
Drama Coach
 1954-1955 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Frank Atkins / Gregg Stacey
- The Quiet Highwayman (1955) ... Frank Atkins
- Tenderfoot (1954) ... Gregg Stacey
 1954 The Atomic Kid
Jim (uncredited)
 1954 The Whistler (TV Series)
Lieutenant
- Letters from Aaron Burr (1954) ... Lieutenant
 1954 The Lone Wolf (TV Series)
Deputy Lou Putnam / Dr. James Warner
- The Minister Story (1954) ... Deputy Lou Putnam
- The Hunt ... Dr. James Warner
 1954 Human Desire
Prosecutor Gruber (uncredited)
 1954 The Miami Story
Frank Alton
 1954 The Yellow Tomahawk
Sgt. Bandini
 1954 Executive Suite
City Editor (uncredited)
 1953-1954 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
Officer No. 3 / Robertson
- Masquerade (1954) ... Officer No. 3
- Shadowed (1953) ... Robertson
 1954 Riders to the Stars
Dr. Frank Werner
 1954 City Detective (TV Series)
Osgood
- Cruise Ship (1954) ... Osgood
 1954 Mayor of the Town (TV Series)
Graham
- The School Teacher (1954) ... Graham
- The Poet (1954) ... Graham
- Junior Voters (1954) ... Graham
 1954 Three Young Texans
Sheriff Carter
 1953 Vice Squad
Lt. Bob Imlay
 1952-1953 Dragnet (TV Series)
Capt. R. A. Lohrman / Capt. Harry Didion / Doctor Walsh
- The Big Barrette (1953) ... Capt. R. A. Lohrman
- The Big Trial (1952)
- The Big Mother (1952) ... Doctor Walsh
 1953 Man in the Dark
Jawald
 1953 The Girl Who Had Everything
Counsel (uncredited)
 1952 Operation Secret
German Sergeant
 1952 Washington Story
Bill Holmby
 1952 Scarlet Angel
Walter Frisby
 1952 Confidence Girl
Detective Lieutenant Fenton
 1952 Carbine Williams
Jesse Rimmer
 1952 Talk About a Stranger
Mr. Taylor the Butcher (uncredited)
 1952 Gang Busters (TV Series)
Detective Sert / Capt. Armstrong
- The Rocco Case (1952) ... Detective Sert
- The Suma Case ... Capt. Armstrong
 1951 Angels in the Outfield
Ed Kirney (uncredited)
 1951 Little Egypt
Prosecutor
 1951 Appointment with Danger
Maury Ahearn
 1951 Go for Broke!
Capt. Solari
 1951 Only the Valiant
Lt. Jerry Winters
 1951 Fourteen Hours
Reporter (uncredited)
 1951 The Enforcer
The Mayor (uncredited)
 1951 Two Lost Worlds
Narrator (voice, as Don Riss)
 1951 Front Page Detective (TV Series)
- Clean Sweep (1951)
 1950 Wyoming Mail
George Armstrong
 1950 Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
District Attorney
 1950 Panic in the Streets
Neff - Newspaper Reporter
 1950 Love That Brute
District Attorney (uncredited)
 1950 When Willie Comes Marching Home
Gen. Adams (uncredited)
 1949 Arctic Fury
Director of the Thompson Institute
 1949 Pinky
Mr. Stanley, Wooleys' Attorney (uncredited)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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(1/19/1953) Radio: Appeared in a "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast of "Appointment with Danger".

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