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William Roberts (II) (1921–1997)


William Roberts was born on December 18, 1921 in Yolo County, California, USA as William E.Roberts. He was an actor, known for Lady in the Lake (1947), The Texans (1938) and The Yanks Are Coming (1942). He was married to Betty Jaynes. He died on April 9, 1997 in Waldport, Oregon, USA. See full bio »

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(age 75) in Waldport, Oregon, USA

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Known For

Lady in the Lake
(1947)
The Texans
The Texans Singin' Cy
(1938)
The Yanks Are Coming
The Yanks Are Coming Bob Reynolds
(1942)
Seven Sweethearts
Seven Sweethearts Anthony Vreeland, Cornelius' Beau
(1942)

Filmography

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 1955 One Froggy Evening (Short)
Michigan J. Frog (singing voice, uncredited)
 1951 The Red Badge of Courage
Soldier (uncredited)
 1948 Little 'Tinker (Short) (operatic singing voice) (voice, as Bill Roberts)
 1947 Song of the Thin Man
Pete (uncredited)
 1947 The Romance of Rosy Ridge
Bill (uncredited)
 1947 The Beginning or the End
Enola Gay Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1947 Lady in the Lake
Artist
 1946 Gallant Bess
Master of Arms (uncredited)
 1946 The Show-Off
Radio Technician (uncredited)
 1943 The Human Comedy
Soldier (uncredited)
 1942 Stand by for Action
Marine Messenger (uncredited)
 1942 Tennessee Johnson
Reporter (uncredited)
 1942 Seven Sweethearts
Anthony Vreeland, Cornelius' Beau
 1942 The Yanks Are Coming
Bob Reynolds
 1942 The War Against Mrs. Hadley
Soldier in Canteen (uncredited)
 1942 Maisie Gets Her Man
Soldier (uncredited)
 1942 Pacific Rendezvous
Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1942 Journey Into Fear
Ship's Steward (uncredited)
 1941 International Squadron
Aviator (uncredited)
 1941 Highway West
Bellboy (uncredited)
 1941 Bullets for O'Hara
Bellboy (uncredited)
 1940 The Flag of Humanity (Short)
Boy Soldier (uncredited)
 1940 My Love Came Back
Eddie - the Office Boy (uncredited)
 1940 Four Sons
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1938 The Texans
Singin' Cy (as Bill Roberts)
 1938 College Swing (uncredited)
 1938 The Big Broadcast of 1938
Officer (uncredited)
 1937 Thrill of a Lifetime
Chorus Boy (uncredited)
 1937 This Way Please
Soldier (uncredited)
 1937 Woman-Wise
Singer of 'You're a Knock-out' (uncredited)
 1935 Alias Mary Dow
Party Guest (uncredited)
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Show Show Self (3 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Bill Roberts
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Trivia:

Sang with Jimmy Grier's Orchestra, Henry King's Orchestra, and Jan Garber's Orchestra before entering motion pictures in the 1930's. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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