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Eric Snowden (1888–1979)

Eric Snowden was born on August 12, 1888 in London, England as Eric Snowdon. He was an actor, known for The Lion Man (1936), The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) and Leave It to Beaver (1957). He died on June 27, 1979 in Bellevue, Washington, USA. See full bio »

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 1959 Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Air Raid Warden
- The Dream (1959) ... Air Raid Warden
 1957-1958 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)
Salesman at Abernathy Potts / Clothier
- The Bank Account (1958) ... Salesman at Abernathy Potts
- Beaver's Short Pants (1957) ... Clothier
 1957 The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial (TV Series)
- The Tichborne Claimant (1957) ... Hobbs (as Eric Snowdon)
 1955-1957 The Lineup (TV Series)
Mr. Benson
- The Assault Case (1955) ... Mr. Benson
 1956 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
- Jack Is Invited to Ronald Colmans (1956) ... Sherwood
 1956 You Are There (TV Series)
English Sailor
 1956 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Capt. Thud
- The Jolly Roger (1956) ... Capt. Thud
 1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much
Special Branch Officer (uncredited)
 1956 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
- The Gentleman from America (1956) ... Hanson (as Eric Snowdon)
 1954 Jungle Gents
Trader Holmes (uncredited)
 1954 Ramar of the Jungle (TV Series)
- The Devil's Soul (1954) ... Weatherford (as Eric Snowdon)
 1953 Hollywood Opening Night (TV Series)
 1945 Jungle Queen
2nd London Detective (uncredited)
 1943 Sherlock Holmes Faces Death
Sailor Trying to Play Piano (uncredited)
 1942 Journey for Margaret
Porter (uncredited)
 1939 The Sun Never Sets
The Randolph Manservant (uncredited)
 1937 The Prince and the Pauper
Cockney (uncredited)
 1936 The Lion Man
Sir Ronald Chatham
 1935 Forbidden Heaven
Speaker (uncredited)
 1934 Shock
Cockney (uncredited)

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Stage Play: Colonel Newcome. Written by Michael Morton. Based on "The Newcomes" by William Makepeace Thackeray. New Amsterdam Theatre: 10 Apr 1917- May 1917 (closing date unknown/31 performances). Cast: George W. Anson, St. Clair Bayfield, George C. Carr, Charles Coleman, Redmond Flood, Edward Forbes, Warburton Gamble, Sydney Greenstreet, ... See more »

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Eric Snowdon

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Radio actor who made occasional films, but only received screen credit in two films. He later made a few TV appearances, including two on the popular series "Leave It to Beaver".

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