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John Roy (I) (1898–1975)

John Roy was born on May 3, 1898 in Lisle, New York, USA as John Roy Marsilio. He is known for his work on North by Northwest (1959), Witness for the Prosecution (1957) and The Spider's Web (1938). He died on May 31, 1975 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Magic Show Spectator
- The Bill Is in Committee (1968) ... Magic Show Spectator (uncredited)
 1967 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
- Aunt Bee, the Juror (1967) ... Juror (uncredited)
 1967 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
- The Night of the Hangman (1967) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series)
- Whitey (1967) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Legend of Jud Starr (1967) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1967 Mannix (TV Series)
Commuter at Station
- The Name Is Mannix (1967) ... Commuter at Station (uncredited)
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
Party Guest / Department Store Customer
- The Puzzles Are Coming (1966) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
- The Greatest Mother of Them All (1966) ... Department Store Customer (uncredited)
 1966 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Party Guest
- The Short Tail Spy (1966) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
 1966 A Big Hand for the Little Lady
Barfly (uncredited)
 1966 Honey West (TV Series)
Club Member
- There's a Long, Long, Fuse A'Burning (1966) ... Club Member (uncredited)
 1964-1966 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
- Death Watch (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Seven Hours to Dawn (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Winner Take All (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Promoter (1964) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1965 Do Not Disturb
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
 1965 Brainstorm
Spectator (uncredited)
 1964 Cheyenne Autumn
Townsman (uncredited)
 1963 4 for Texas
Yellow-Coated Waiter (uncredited)
 1963 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Julian Buck
- Who Killed Julian Buck? (1963) ... Julian Buck (uncredited)
 1963 Bye Bye Birdie
Production Crew Member (uncredited)
 1963 The Dakotas (TV Series)
- Reformation at Big Nose Butte (1963) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1961-1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
Townsman / Boxing Spectator
- A Woman Lost (1963) ... Boxing Spectator (uncredited)
- A Hot Day for a Hanging (1962) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Duke (1961) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1963 Papa's Delicate Condition
Circus Patron (uncredited)
 1963 Hazel (TV Series)
Board Member
- Hazel and the Stockholder's Meeting (1963) ... Board Member (uncredited)
 1962 Black Gold
Bartender (uncredited)
 1962 Advise & Consent
Reporter (uncredited)
 1961 Dennis the Menace (TV Series)
- Dennis and the Picnic (1961) ... Neighbor (uncredited)
 1959-1960 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Police Officer / Restaurant Patron / Dancer / ...
- Kiss of Death Girl (1960) ... Police Officer (uncredited)
- Head of Fire: Feet of Clay (1960) ... Dancer (uncredited)
- The Underworld Bank (1960) ... Doorman (uncredited)
- Portrait of a Thief (1960) ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
- The Dutch Schultz Story (1959) ... Police Officer (uncredited)
 1960 The Facts of Life
Man at Airport (uncredited)
 1960 North to Alaska
Miner (uncredited)
 1960 Sunrise at Campobello
Convention Delegate (uncredited)
 1960 From the Terrace
Security Guard (uncredited)
 1960 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series)
Audience Member
- The Man in the Funny Suit (1960) ... Audience Member (uncredited)
 1960 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Club Member
- The Gladiators (1960) ... Club Member (uncredited)
 1959 Edge of Eternity
Whitmore (uncredited)
 1959 Career
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
 1959 North by Northwest
Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1959 Invisible Invaders
Game Spectator (uncredited)
 1959 Tombstone Territory (TV Series)
- Surrender at Sunglow (1959) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1959 Compulsion
Juror (uncredited)
 1959 Al Capone
Moran Hood Killed at Clark Street Garage (uncredited)
 1958 The Texan (TV Series)
- The Lord Will Provide (1958) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1958 Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys!
Air Force General (uncredited)
 1958 Gunsmoke in Tucson
Barfly (uncredited)
 1958 I Want to Live!
Attorney (uncredited)
 1958 The Last Hurrah
Mourner at Wake (uncredited)
 1958 The Sheepman
Townsman (uncredited)
 1958 Maverick (TV Series)
- Diamond in the Rough (1958) ... Millionaire (uncredited)
 1958 Passport to Danger (TV Series)
Police Officer
- Ankara (1958) ... Police Officer (uncredited)
 1957 Witness for the Prosecution
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1957 Pal Joey
Guest at Charity Ball (uncredited)
 1957 Johnny Tremain
Soldier (uncredited)
 1957 Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend
Rigney (uncredited)
 1955-1957 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Deputy of Winnem / Townsman / Gang Member
- Born Bad (1957) ... Deputy of Winnem (scenes deleted)
- Rendezvous at Red Rock (1956) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Border Showdown (1955) ... Gang Member (uncredited)
 1957 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
- Village of Fear (1957) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1956 The Rack
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1956 Around the World in Eighty Days
Extra (uncredited)
 1956 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Police Officer (uncredited)
 1956 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series)
- A Ticket for Thaddeus (1956) ... Bailiff (uncredited)
 1956 Highway Patrol (TV Series)
- Escort (1956) ... Ed (uncredited)
 1955 The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
Bailiff (uncredited)
 1954 Sign of the Pagan
Guard (uncredited)
 1954 The Yellow Mountain
Miner (uncredited)
 1954 Brigadoon
Townsman (uncredited)
 1954 The Egyptian
Servant (uncredited)
 1954 River of No Return
Prospector (uncredited)
 1954 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Minor Role
- Cave-Man Marriage (1954) ... Minor Role (uncredited)
 1953 Ma and Pa Kettle on Vacation
Plane Passenger (uncredited)
 1952 Off Limits
Boxing Match Spectator (uncredited)
 1952 The Black Castle
Guard (uncredited)
 1952 The Blazing Forest
Tenant (uncredited)
 1952 The Snows of Kilimanjaro (uncredited)
 1952 Scarlet Angel
Barfly (uncredited)
 1952 Loan Shark
Police Officer (uncredited)
 1951 Anne of the Indies
Pirate (uncredited)
 1951 Little Egypt
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1951 The Redhead and the Cowboy
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1951 Fingerprints Don't Lie
Detective (uncredited)
 1950 Highway 301
Officer (uncredited)
 1950 The Jackpot
Policeman (uncredited)
 1950 The Flame and the Arrow
Guard (uncredited)
 1950 Black Hand
Bailiff (uncredited)
 1949 The Reckless Moment
Man (uncredited)
 1949 The Woman on Pier 13
Club Patron (uncredited)
 1949 Criss Cross
Roundup Bartender (uncredited)
 1948 Joan of Arc
French Soldier (uncredited)
 1948 Adventures of Frank and Jesse James
Townsman (uncredited)
 1948 The Luck of the Irish
Subway Guard (uncredited)
 1947 The Devil Thumbs a Ride
Plainclothesman (uncredited)
 1946 The Phantom Rider
Indian Rebel 2 (uncredited)
 1945 They Were Expendable
Man in Admiral's Office (uncredited)
 1945 Secret Agent X-9
Lou (uncredited)
 1945 Delightfully Dangerous
Burlesque House Patron (uncredited)
 1944 The Very Thought of You
Soldier (uncredited)
 1944 Frenchman's Creek
Pirate Crewman (uncredited)
 1944 The Black Parachute
German Orderly (uncredited)
 1943 Phantom of the Opera
Actor in Play (uncredited)
 1942 King of the Mounties
Barn Heavy #1 (uncredited)
 1942 The Great Man's Lady
Man in Saloon (uncredited)
 1941 You're in the Army Now
Officer at Party (uncredited)
 1940 Brigham Young
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1939 Tower of London
Guard (uncredited)
 1939 Romance of the Redwoods
Boarder (uncredited)
 1938 Hawk of the Wilderness
White Beaver (uncredited)
 1938 The Spider's Web
Police Lab Chemist (scenes deleted)
 1937 In Old Chicago
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 Cleopatra
Roman Soldier (uncredited)
Show Show Stunts (4 credits)

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