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Philip Truex (1911–2008)

Philip Truex was born on September 20, 1911 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Philip Earnest Truex. He was an actor, known for This Is the Army (1943), Oh, Evaline! (1935) and The Trouble with Harry (1955). He was married to Eleanor Louise Goldsworthy, Eve Truex and Yolande Donlan. He died on August 7, 2008 in San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

This Is the Army
This Is the Army Acting Sergeant of the New Guard
Oh, Evaline!
Oh, Evaline! Actor
The Trouble with Harry
Actor's Studio


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 1955 The Trouble with Harry
Harry Worp (uncredited)
 1954 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
 1953 The Plymouth Playhouse (TV Series)
- Four Stories (1953)
 1949-1953 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Funeral Director
- One Left Over (1953) ... Funeral Director
 1952 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Situation Normal (1952)
 1951 Charlie Wild, Private Detective (TV Series)
Terrance / Thomas Tillinghost
- Double Trouble (1951) ... Terrance / Thomas Tillinghost
 1950 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
- The Timid Guy (1950)
 1949 Lights Out (TV Series)
- I Dreamt I Died (1949)
 1949 The Front Page (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1949)
 1949 NBC Presents (TV Series)
- Lady, Look Out! (1949)
 1949 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Macbeth (1949) ... Malcolm
 1943 This Is the Army
Acting Sergeant of the New Guard (as Sgt. Philip Truex)
 1935 Oh, Evaline! (Short)
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 1943 This Is the Army (performer: "The Army's Made a Man Out of Me")
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 1969 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 4 September 1969 (1969) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Book: "The City Gardener" New York; Alfred Knopf - dedicated to his second wife Eve with whom he managed a garden shop in New York City after giving up his career as an actor. See more »

Alternate Names:

Sgt. Philip Truex

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Ex-son-in-law of James Donlan. See more »

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