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Gene Roth (I) (1903–1976)

Tall (6'2"), burly, and reliable character actor Gene Roth was born Eugene Oliver Edgar Stutenroth on January 8, 1903 in Redfield, South Dakota. He was the youngest of three sons born to German father Eugene Stutenroth and Swedish mother Anna Christina Olsen. Roth and his two brothers were raised by their mother after their father abandoned them ... See full bio »

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Attack of the Giant Leeches
The Spider
The Spider Sheriff Cagle
Tormented Mr. Nelson, lunch stand operator
She Demons
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 1967 Rosie!
Joseph (as Eugene Roth)
 1966 Torn Curtain
Guard in Post Office (uncredited)
 1965 Young Dillinger
Herman, Justice of the Peace
 1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told (uncredited)
 1965 Sylvia
Professor Eglebert (uncredited)
 1964 Bedtime Story
German (uncredited)
 1964 The Best Man
Pennsylvania Delegate (uncredited)
 1963 The Prize
Bjornefeldt (uncredited)
 1963 The Courtship of Eddie's Father
The Minister (uncredited)
 1962 How the West Was Won
Riverboat Poker Player (uncredited)
 1962 Tower of London
The Tailor (uncredited)
 1962 The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm
Berlin Royal Academy Representative at Train Station (uncredited)
 1962 The Three Stooges Meet Hercules
Captain (uncredited)
 1961 Ada
Chief Justice (uncredited)
 1961 The Cat Burglar
 1961 Atlantis, the Lost Continent
Governor of Animals (uncredited)
 1960 Cimarron
Connors (uncredited)
 1960 Tormented
Mr. Nelson, lunch stand operator
 1960 G.I. Blues
Businessman #1 with Klugmann (uncredited)
 1959 Attack of the Giant Leeches
Sheriff Kovis
 1959 The Blue Angel
Drunken Sea Captain (uncredited)
 1959 The Miracle of the Hills
Sheriff Crane
 1959 The Rebel Set
Conductor, New York Train
 1959 Alaska Passage
 1958 I Want to Live!
Eric, Machinist (uncredited)
 1958 The Young Lions
Bavarian Café Manager (uncredited)
 1958 She Demons
 1957 Rockabilly Baby
Mr. Harry Johnson
 1957 Jet Pilot
Sokolov's Batman (uncredited)
 1957 God Is My Partner
Mr. Johnson (uncredited)
 1957 Zombies of Mora Tau
 1957 The True Story of Jesse James
Railroad Engineer (uncredited)
 1957 Utah Blaine
Tom Cory
 1957 The Quiet Gun
Frank Townsend (uncredited)
 1956 The Go-Getter
Head File Clerk
 1956 Nightfall
Bartender (uncredited)
 1956 Friendly Persuasion
Farmer (uncredited)
 1956 Running Target
 1956 Flight to Hong Kong
Hijacked Ship's Captain (uncredited)
 1956 Wetbacks
Truck Thug
 1955 Lady Godiva of Coventry
Earl (uncredited)
 1955 Lucy Gallant
Oil Man (uncredited)
 1955 Interrupted Melody
King Mark (uncredited)
 1955 Jupiter's Darling
Guard (uncredited)
 1955 Panther Girl of the Kongo
Bartender [Chs. 6-7] (uncredited)
 1954 Port of Hell
Detonation Ship Captain
 1954 The Steel Cage
Billy Brenner, Convict segment ("The Chef")
 1954 Désirée
Von Essen (uncredited)
 1954 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Tom ('Nobody can cook like Milly') (uncredited)
 1954 Silver Lode
Townsman (uncredited)
 1954 Gunfighters of the Northwest
Supt. Drake (uncredited)
 1954 Prince Valiant
Viking (uncredited)
 1954 Alaska Seas
Dan, injured crewman (as Eugene Roth)
 1953 Crazylegs
Marine Drill Instructor (uncredited)
 1953 Calamity Jane
Barfly (uncredited)
 1953 The Moonlighter
Angry Man at Funeral (uncredited)
 1953 The Great Adventures of Captain Kidd
Prisoner in Culliford's Brig (uncredited)
 1953 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Ethan McCarthy (uncredited)
 1953 The Lost Planet
 1953 Count the Hours
State Prison Guard (uncredited)
 1953 Jack McCall, Desperado
Prosecutor (uncredited)
 1953 Call Me Madam
Captain of Equerries (uncredited)
 1953 Prince of Pirates
Captain Brock
 1952 The Maverick
Fred Nixon (as Eugene Roth)
 1952 Blue Canadian Rockies
Swede (uncredited)
 1952 Montana Belle
Marshal Ripple (as Eugene Roth)
 1952 Fargo
Blacksmith (as Eugene Roth)
 1952 Red Snow
Colonel Duboff
 1952 Gold Fever
Bill Johnson
 1952 Red Planet Mars
United Mine Workers Chief (uncredited)
 1952 Carbine Williams
Railroad Construction Boss (uncredited)
 1952 Mutiny
Mr. Potter (uncredited)
 1952 5 Fingers
Turkish Policeman (uncredited)
 1951 Westward the Women
Bartender (uncredited)
 1951 Mysterious Island
Pirate Capt. Shard
 1951 Tomorrow Is Another Day
Jim, Foreman (scenes deleted)
 1951 The Hoodlum
Prison Warden Stevens (uncredited)
 1951 Don Daredevil Rides Again
Caleb Brown (uncredited)
 1951 The Lemon Drop Kid
Oxford Charlie's Butler (uncredited)
 1951 Oh! Susanna
Mac - Bartender (uncredited)
 1951 Inside Straight
Wagon Train Doctor (uncredited)
 1951 Target Unknown
German Guard (uncredited)
 1951 Chicago Calling
Telephone Company Guard (uncredited)
 1950 Again... Pioneers
Monty Barnes
 1950 Pirates of the High Seas
Gov. Frederick Whitlock
 1950 Redwood Forest Trail
Malone (uncredited)
 1950 Federal Man
The Homicide Detective (uncredited)
 1950 West of the Brazos
Wagner (uncredited)
 1950 Hoedown
Motorcycle Cop (uncredited)
 1950 Colorado Ranger
Barber (uncredited)
 1950 Cargo to Capetown
Jack - Sailor Engineer (uncredited)
 1950 The Baron of Arizona
Father Guardian
 1950 Guilty of Treason
Russian Soldier in Kelly's Bathroom
 1950 Trail of the Rustlers
Sheriff Dave Wilcox (uncredited)
 1949 Feudin' Rhythm
Policeman (uncredited)
 1949 The James Brothers of Missouri
Marshal Rand [Chs. 10-12] (as Eugene Roth)
 1949 The Younger Brothers
Jonas (uncredited)
 1949 Ghost of Zorro
George Crane (as Eugene Roth)
 1949 The Last Bandit
Stage Passenger (uncredited)
 1949 The Big Sombrero
Ben McBride (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1949 Sheriff of Wichita
Howard Thornton (as Eugene Roth)
 1949 Alaska Patrol
 1948 The Valiant Hombre
Pete (Bartender)
 1948 Adventures of Frank and Jesse James
The Marshal [Chs. 9-10] (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1948 Smugglers' Cove
Capt. Franz Drum (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1948 A Southern Yankee
Guerrilla Raider in Saloon (uncredited)
 1948 Four Faces West
Poker Player
 1948 Superman
Carson (uncredited)
 1948 Feudin', Fussin' and A-Fightin'
Big Townsman (uncredited)
 1948 The Gallant Legion
Agitator in Bar (uncredited)
 1948 Oklahoma Badlands
Oliver Budge (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1948 Arch of Triumph
Gestapo Agent (uncredited)
 1948 Reaching from Heaven
Mr. Stone--Kestner's Neighbor (uncredited)
 1948 I Love Trouble
Plainclothesman (uncredited)
 1947 Brick Bradford
Akbar (uncredited)
 1947 Where There's Life
Mordian (uncredited)
 1947 King of the Bandits
Marshal (uncredited)
 1947 The Black Widow
John M. Walker - Newspaper Editor (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1947 Nightmare Alley
Masseur (uncredited)
 1947 The Sea Hound
Supply Store Owner (uncredited)
 1947 Marshal of Cripple Creek
Long John Case (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1947 News Hounds
Red Kane, Dutch's Henchman (uncredited)
 1947 Jesse James Rides Again
Sheriff Duffie [Chs. 8-9, 13] (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1947 Brute Force
Hoffman (uncredited)
 1947 Homesteaders of Paradise Valley
Bill Hume (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1947 Framed
Detective (uncredited)
 1947 I Cover Big Town (uncredited)
 1947 The Sea of Grass
Homesteader (uncredited)
 1947 Mr. District Attorney
Doorman (uncredited)
 1946 Mr. Hex
Bill, a Henchman (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1946 Gas House Kids (uncredited)
 1946 Strange Journey
Hansen (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1946 Canyon Passage
Miner (uncredited)
 1946 Larceny in Her Heart
Asylum Attendant (uncredited)
 1946 Her Kind of Man
Fred - Masseur (uncredited)
 1946 Lost City of the Jungle
Police Capt. Hammond (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1946 I Ring Doorbells
 1946 The Bandit of Sherwood Forest
Jailer (uncredited)
 1946 Girl on the Spot
Gambler (uncredited)
 1946 The Fighting Guardsman
King's Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 A Game of Death
Pleshke (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1945 The Shanghai Cobra
Morgan (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1945 Secret Agent X-9
Yogl (uncredited)
 1945 Bad Men of the Border
Bill (uncredited)
 1945 Beyond the Pecos
John Heydrick (as Eugene Stutenroth)
 1945 The Master Key
Bat Logan (uncredited)
 1945 Sudan
Executioner (uncredited)
 1945 Crime, Inc.
Big Ed Johnson (uncredited)
 1945 Strange Illusion
Sparky (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1945 See My Lawyer
Prince (uncredited)
 1945 Here Come the Co-eds
Second Policeman in Car 13 (uncredited)
 1944 The Spider Woman
Henchman Taylor (uncredited)
 1944 Rogues Gallery
Mr. Joyce (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1944 Enemy of Women
Gestapo Announcer (uncredited)
 1944 San Diego I Love You
Stevedore (uncredited)
 1944 Seven Doors to Death
Detective Morgan (uncredited)
 1944 Raiders of Ghost City
Grattan (uncredited)
 1944 Louisiana Hayride
Studio Gate Guard (uncredited)
 1944 Are These Our Parents?
Hoodlum (uncredited)
 1944 Waterfront
Big Detective (uncredited)
 1944 The Contender
1st Fight Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1944 The Hitler Gang
Putzi Hanfstaengel (uncredited)
 1944 Shake Hands with Murder
William Howard (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1944 Girl in the Case
Roberts (uncredited)
 1944 Charlie Chan in the Secret Service
Luis Philipe Vega (as Gene Stutenroth)
 1944 Song of Russia
German Army Commander (uncredited)
 1943 The Sultan's Daughter
 1943 The Cross of Lorraine
German Officer (uncredited)
 1943 Crazy House
Dead End Character (uncredited)
 1943 The Strange Death of Adolf Hitler
Gen. Diebold (uncredited)
 1943 Adventures of the Flying Cadets
Brunner - Nazi Agent [Chs. 2-4] (uncredited)
 1940 Melody Ranch
Henchman Joe #1 (uncredited)
 1939 Mercy Plane
Mechanic (uncredited)
 1939 Daughter of the Tong
Henchman (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Eugene O. Roth | Eugene Roth | Eyugene Roth | Eugene Stutenroth | Gene Stutenroth


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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