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Gus Schilling (1908–1957)

Former burlesque comedian who usually portrayed nervous types on screen. In films from 1940. See full bio »

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 1958 Touch of Evil
Eddie Farnham (uncredited)
 1956 Bigger Than Life
Druggist (uncredited)
 1956 Glory
Joe Page
 1955 Rebel Without a Cause
Attendant (uncredited)
 1955 Son of Sinbad
Jaffir (uncredited)
 1955 Run for Cover
Doc Ridgeway
 1954 Executive Suite
Newsstand Vendor (uncredited)
 1954 She Couldn't Say No
Ed Gruman
 1952 Three for Bedroom C
Train Barber (uncredited)
 1952 One Big Affair
Mr. Rush
 1951 On Dangerous Ground
 1951 Honeychile
Window Washer
 1951 Gasoline Alley
Joe Allen
 1950 Hit Parade of 1951
Studio Guide
 1950 Our Very Own
Frank, TV Repairman
 1949 Bride for Sale
 1948 Angel on the Amazon
Dean Hartley
 1948 The Return of October
Benny (uncredited)
 1948 Macbeth
A Porter
 1947 The Lady from Shanghai
 1947 Stork Bites Man
Hubert Butterfield
 1947 Calendar Girl
Ed Gaskin
 1946 Dangerous Business
Alexander Pough
 1945 River Gang
Dopey Charlie
 1945 See My Lawyer
J. Ambrose Winkler aka Winky
 1945 It's a Pleasure
Bill Evans
 1944 Sing a Jingle
 1943 Larceny with Music
Austin J. Caldwell
 1943 Hers to Hold
Rosey Blake
 1943 Presenting Lily Mars
Scotty - Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1943 Chatterbox
 1943 Hi, Buddy
Downbeat Collins
 1943 The Amazing Mrs. Holliday
Jeff Adams
 1943 Lady Bodyguard
Bughouse Sweeney
 1942 You Were Never Lovelier
 1942 The Magnificent Ambersons
Drug Clerk (uncredited)
 1942 There's One Born Every Minute
Professor Asa Quisenberry
 1942 Broadway
 1941 Hellzapoppin'
Orchestra conductor
 1941 It Started with Eve
 1941 Ice-Capades
 1941 Mystery Ship
Waiter (uncredited)
 1941 Too Many Blondes
Elevator Operator
 1941 The People vs. Dr. Kildare
Intern at Mike's (uncredited)
 1941 The Flame of New Orleans
Couturier (uncredited)
 1941 The Penalty
Parkins, Bank Teller (uncredited)
 1941 Lucky Devils
Aloysius Grimshaw
 1940 Mexican Spitfire Out West
Danny - Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1940 Pop Always Pays
City Dump Watchman (uncredited)
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Uncle of film director Barry Sonnenfeld. See more »


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