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David Tyrell (I) (1912–1999)

Tyrell began his career on Broadway in "All Quiet on the Western Front" and acted in several other shows ^Ö "Love Goes to Press," and "Goose for the Gander" ^Ö to name a couple. He also had a recurring role as Coach Charlie Burr in the sitcom starring Wally Cox, "Mr. Peppers." Tyrell was married to actress Billie Nelson. See full bio »

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Vacation Playhouse
Mister Peepers
Mister Peepers Mr. Charlie Burr
Luke and the Tenderfoot
Lux Video Theatre
Lux Video Theatre Mr. Nelson


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 1965 Vacation Playhouse (TV Series)
 1963 It Happened at the World's Fair
Guard (uncredited)
 1962 Saintly Sinners
Tubber (uncredited)
 1961 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Tom Farrell
- Trial by Fear (1961) ... Tom Farrell
 1958 The Rifleman (TV Series)
Roy Thursday
- The Sister (1958) ... Roy Thursday (as David Tyrrell)
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Nelson
- The Quick and the Dead (1956) ... Mr. Nelson
 1955 Luke and the Tenderfoot (TV Series)
- The Boston Kid (1955) ... Townsman (as David Tyrrell)
 1952 Mister Peepers (TV Series)
Mr. Charlie Burr
- The Janitor Takes Time Off (1952) ... Mr. Charlie Burr
- The Ventilation System (1952) ... Mr. Charlie Burr
- The Chess Match (1952) ... Mr. Charlie Burr
- Mr. Peepers Gets a Job (1952) ... Mr. Charlie Burr
- Unaired Pilot ... Mr. Charlie Burr (credit only)
 1936 Love Before Breakfast
College Boy (uncredited)
 1930 All Quiet on the Western Front
Soldier (uncredited)

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