Up 8,044 this week

Max Wagner (I) (1901–1975)

Like thousands of "day actors' during Hollywood's Golden Era, Max Wagner toiled in relative obscurity in supporting and bit roles with the occasional meaty character part. It was a film career that sustained him as a durable and dependable actor from the mid-1920s through the '70s. The youngest of five boys, Wagner was born in Mexico, the son of ... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: March

We want to watch "Feud: Bette and Joan" in a bar while surrounded by friends and drag queens. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about this month.

Visit IMDb Picks

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 516 people
created 09 Aug 2012
a list of 8399 people
created 22 Jan 2016
a list of 47 people
created 6 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Max Wagner's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Invaders from Mars
Invaders from Mars Sgt. Rinaldi
Charlie Chan in Shanghai
San Quentin
San Quentin Prison Runner
The Lost Jungle
The Lost Jungle Slade, Crewman


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (418 credits)
 1974 Columbo (TV Series)
- A Friend in Deed (1974) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1959-1973 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Townsman / Barfly / Party Guest / ...
- A Game of Death... An Act of Love: Part 1 (1973) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Talbot (1973) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- A Quiet Day in Dodge (1973) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Arizona Midnight (1973) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Hostage! (1972) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1972-1973 Kung Fu (TV Series)
Townsman / Miner / Derelict
- Nine Lives (1973) ... Miner (uncredited)
- Blood Brother (1973) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Dark Angel (1972) ... Derelict (uncredited)
- King of the Mountain (1972) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1973 Search (TV Series)
Man in Mission
- The 24 Carat Hit (1973) ... Man in Mission (uncredited)
 1961-1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Townsman / Barfly / Juror / ...
- Heritage of Anger (1972) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Lonely Man (1972) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Rattlesnake Brigade (1971) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Trouble with Trouble (1970) ... Fight Spectator (uncredited)
- A Matter of Faith (1970) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1972 Get to Know Your Rabbit
Drunk (uncredited)
 1972 Evil Roy Slade (TV Movie)
Townsman (uncredited)
 1971 Support Your Local Gunfighter
Townsman Watching Fight (uncredited)
 1971 Alias Smith and Jones (TV Series)
- Exit from Wickenburg (1971) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1970 The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (TV Movie)
Barfly (uncredited)
 1970 The Cheyenne Social Club
Barfly (uncredited)
 1970 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
- Bringing Up Josh (1970) ... Drunk (uncredited)
 1970 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
- Two Women (1970) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1969 The Reivers
Race Spectator (uncredited)
 1969 True Grit
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1969 The Guns of Will Sonnett (TV Series)
- The Man Who Killed Jim Sonnett (1969) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1966-1969 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Barfly / Trial Spectator / Inquest Spectator
- Lightfoot (1969) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
- The Profit and the Lost (1968) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Devil's Masquerade (1968) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Into the Widow's Web (1966) ... Inquest Spectator (uncredited)
 1968 The Legend of Lylah Clare
Reporter (uncredited)
 1968 Rosemary's Baby
Man in Dream Sequence (uncredited)
 1968 Hang 'Em High
Prisoner in Compound (uncredited)
 1967-1968 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Pirate / Sailor
- Prince of the Oyster Pirates (1968) ... Pirate (uncredited)
- Shanghai Kelly's Birthday Party (1967) ... Sailor (uncredited)
 1967-1968 Cimarron Strip (TV Series)
Townsman / Poker Player / Barfly / ...
- Knife in the Darkness (1968) ... Poker Player (uncredited)
- Fool's Gold (1968) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- The Last Wolf (1967) ... Trapper (uncredited)
- The Search (1967) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Broken Wing (1967) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1967 Hondo (TV Series)
- Hondo and the Sudden Town (1967) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1965-1967 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Townsman / Juror / Man with Richmond
- The Night of the Hangman (1967) ... Juror (uncredited)
- The Night of the Skulls (1966) ... Man with Richmond (uncredited)
- The Night of the Flying Pie Plate (1966) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Night of the Double-Edged Knife (1965) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1967 Star Trek (TV Series)
Man in Mission
- The City on the Edge of Forever (1967) ... Man in Mission (uncredited)
 1967 Return of the Gunfighter
Barfly (uncredited)
 1967 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
- Barney Comes to Mayberry (1967) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1967 The Lucy Show (TV Series)
- Main Street U.S.A. (1967) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1966 Waco
Townsman (uncredited)
 1966 A Big Hand for the Little Lady
Cashier (uncredited)
 1966 Honey West (TV Series)
Western Actor / Bum
- Just the Bear Facts, Ma'am (1966) ... Western Actor (uncredited)
- The Perfect Un-crime (1966) ... Bum (uncredited)
 1966 Gunpoint
Townsman (uncredited)
 1965 The Great Race
Barfly (uncredited)
 1965 Shenandoah
Church Member (uncredited)
 1964-1965 Rawhide (TV Series)
Trooper / Saloon Patron
- A Time for Waiting (1965) ... Trooper (uncredited)
- Incident of the Swindler (1964) ... Saloon Patron (uncredited)
 1964 Invitation to a Gunfighter
Townsman (uncredited)
 1964 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Party Guest
- Who Killed His Royal Highness? (1964) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
 1964 Destry (TV Series)
The Drunk
- Destry Had a Little Lamb (1964) ... The Drunk
 1964 Law of the Lawless
Barfly (uncredited)
 1963 4 for Texas
Blackjack Dealer
 1963 It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World
Spectator (uncredited)
 1963 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
- The Good Samaritan (1963) ... Juror (uncredited)
 1963 The Untouchables (TV Series)
- The Giant Killer (1963) ... Vendor (uncredited)
 1963 The Dakotas (TV Series)
Townsman / Miner
- Justice at Eagle's Nest (1963) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Trouble at French Creek (1963) ... Miner (uncredited)
 1960-1963 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Townsman / Barfly
- The Walking Years (1963) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- The Uneasy Grave (1961) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- The Search (1960) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1963 The Virginian (TV Series)
Barfly / Train Bum
- The Exiles (1963) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Duel at Shiloh (1963) ... Train Bum (uncredited)
 1962 To Kill a Mockingbird
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1957-1962 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Courtroom Spectator / Bartender
- The Quick and the Deadly (1962) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
- Hired Gun (1957) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1962 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
Townsman (uncredited)
 1962 Frontier Circus (TV Series)
- The Inheritance (1962) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1962 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Barfly Dragging Body
- Ghost Town Western Sketch (1962) ... Barfly Dragging Body (uncredited)
 1959-1961 The Lawless Years (TV Series)
Man With Scar / Hood
- Little Augie (1961) ... Man With Scar (uncredited)
- The Art Harris Story (1959) ... Hood (uncredited)
 1961 Whispering Smith (TV Series)
- Death at Even Money (1961) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1961 The Tall Man (TV Series)
- The Great Western (1961) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1960-1961 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Trial Spectator / Townsman / Vaquero / ...
- Requiem for Old Man Clanton (1961) ... Vaquero (uncredited)
- Hiding Behind a Star (1961) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Wyatt Earp's Baby (1961) ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
- Until Proven Guilty (1961) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
- Terror in the Desert (1961) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
 1961 The Deputy (TV Series)
Boxing Spectator
- The Challenger (1961) ... Boxing Spectator (uncredited)
 1961 A Fever in the Blood
Gubernatorial Convention Attendee (uncredited)
 1957-1960 Maverick (TV Series)
Barfly / Ernie / Max / ...
- The Maverick Line (1960) ... Ernie (uncredited)
- Iron Hand (1960) ... Max (uncredited)
- The People's Friend (1960) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Maverick Springs (1959) ... Well Worker (uncredited)
- War of the Silver Kings (1957) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1959-1960 The Rifleman (TV Series)
Barfly / Gibbons / Townsman / ...
- Strange Town (1960) ... Barfly (uncredited)
- Seven (1960) ... Gibbons (uncredited)
- The Spoiler (1960) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1956-1960 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Townsman / Freighter
- A Gun for Willie (1960) ... Townsman (uncredited)
- Star Over Texas (1956) ... Freighter
 1960 Sunrise at Campobello
Convention Delegate (uncredited)
 1960 One Foot in Hell
Cantina Barfly (uncredited)
 1960 Hotel de Paree (TV Series)
- Sundance and the Black Widow (1960) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1960 Tombstone Territory (TV Series)
Passerby / Bartender
- Revenge (1960) ... Passerby (uncredited)
- Holcomb Brothers (1960) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1958-1960 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Courtroom Spectator / Gate Officer / The Janitor
- The Case of the Bashful Burro (1960) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
- The Case of the Artful Dodger (1959) ... Gate Officer
- The Case of the Gilded Lily (1958) ... The Janitor
 1960 Ice Palace
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1959 Bronco (TV Series)
Winning Poker Player
- Night Train to Denver (1959) ... Winning Poker Player (uncredited)
 1959 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Roller Coaster Operator
- Perchance to Dream (1959) ... Roller Coaster Operator (uncredited)
 1958-1959 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Blake / 1st Stage Driver / Benny
- The Canary Kid, Inc. (1959) ... Blake (uncredited)
- MacBrewster the Bold (1959) ... 1st Stage Driver (uncredited)
- Small War at Custer Junction (1958) ... Benny (uncredited)
 1959 Johnny Ringo (TV Series)
- The Arrival (1959) ... Barfly (uncredited)
 1959 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Attacker in Alley
- Railroaded (1959) ... Attacker in Alley (uncredited)
 1958 A Nice Little Bank That Should Be Robbed
Bus Driver (uncredited)
 1958 The Buccaneer
City Guard Turnkey (uncredited)
 1958 Trackdown (TV Series)
Storekeeper / Liveryman
- Matter of Justice (1958) ... Storekeeper (uncredited)
- The Farrand Story (1958) ... Liveryman (uncredited)
 1958 The Fiend Who Walked the West
Court Clerk (uncredited)
 1957 Colt .45 (TV Series)
Woody - The Bartender
- Final Payment (1957) ... Woody - The Bartender
 1957 The Spirit of St. Louis
Reporter (uncredited)
 1957 Public Pigeon No. One
Detective (uncredited)
 1956 Westward Ho, the Wagons!
Wagon Man (uncredited)
 1956 Wire Service (TV Series)
- The Deep End (1956) ... Policeman
 1956 Hey, Jeannie! (TV Series)
- Lost Jacket (1956) ... Man (uncredited)
 1954-1956 The Cisco Kid (TV Series)
Henry Banning / Henchman Webster / Henchman Marvin
- Tangled Trails (1956) ... Henry Banning
- The Ventriloquist (1954) ... Henchman Webster
- Cisco Meets the Gorilla (1954) ... Henchman Marvin
 1956 The Conqueror
Mongul Guard (uncredited)
 1955 The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell
Sergeant Major (uncredited)
 1955 I Died a Thousand Times
Deputy Charlie (uncredited)
 1955 Lucy Gallant
Oil Man (uncredited)
 1955 Illegal
Bartender (uncredited)
 1955 The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
Warden (uncredited)
 1955 Tennessee's Partner
Townsman (uncredited)
 1955 Son of Sinbad
Merchant at Marketplace (uncredited)
 1955 Top of the World
Howie - Air Force Photographer (uncredited)
 1955 East of Eden
Workman (uncredited)
 1955 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series)
Diner Patron
- The Legacy of Sean O'Hara (1955) ... Diner Patron (uncredited)
 1955 Underwater!
Waiter (uncredited)
 1955 Timberjack
Man in Pick-Up-Hat Number (uncredited)
 1955 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series)
- Exchange Student (1955) ... Morgan (as Maxwell Wagner)
 1954 The Country Girl
Expressman (uncredited)
 1954 This Is My Love
Lunch Counter Customer (uncredited)
 1954 Captain Kidd and the Slave Girl
Pirate (uncredited)
 1954 Gorilla at Large
Policeman (uncredited)
 1954 The Lone Gun
Townsman (uncredited)
 1954 Rails Into Laramie
Townsman (uncredited)
 1954 Casanova's Big Night
Townsman (uncredited)
 1954 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Radio Operator
- Around the World with Superman (1954) ... Radio Operator
 1954 The Great Diamond Robbery
Policeman (uncredited)
 1954 Omnibus (TV Series)
Deputy Sheriff
- Nobody's Fool (1954) ... Deputy Sheriff
 1954 Waterfront (TV Series)
Isabel Deckhand
- Sea Bells (1954) ... Isabel Deckhand
 1953 Those Redheads from Seattle
Max - the Bartender (uncredited)
 1953 Donovan's Brain
Station Agent (uncredited)
 1953 Champ for a Day
Handler (uncredited)
 1953 Second Chance (uncredited)
 1953 Fort Algiers
Messenger (uncredited)
 1953 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Boater (uncredited)
 1953 Powder River
Saloon Worker (uncredited)
 1953 The President's Lady
Heckler (uncredited)
 1953 The Lady Wants Mink
Mr. Benson (uncredited)
 1953 Meet Me at the Fair
Iceman (uncredited)
 1953 The Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series)
Chauffeur / First Workman
- Car Trouble (1953) ... Chauffeur (unconfirmed)
- Uncle Bozzo's Visit (1953) ... First Workman
 1953 Tropic Zone
First Mate (uncredited)
 1952 Stars and Stripes Forever
Irate Man in Theatre Audience (uncredited)
 1952 The Blazing Forest
Wally Riff, a Lumberjack (uncredited)
 1952 The Raiders
Rufus (uncredited)
 1952 Les Miserables
Revolutionary (uncredited)
 1952 Park Row
Man Passing Bogus Receipts (uncredited)
 1952 The Big Sky
Eggelston Henchmen (uncredited)
 1952 Flaming Feather
Sleeping Cowpoke in Hallway (uncredited)
 1952 Dangerous Assignment (TV Series)
Hoffman / Hood
- The Submarine Story (1952) ... Hoffman
- The Parachute Story (1952) ... Hood (uncredited)
 1951 The Racket
Durko - Ugly Henchman (uncredited)
 1951 Jim Thorpe -- All-American
Assistant Coach of N.Y. Giants (uncredited)
 1951 Meet Me After the Show
George, Hotel Doorman (uncredited)
 1951 The Secret of Convict Lake
Jack Purcell (uncredited)
 1951 Pier 23
Bar Patron (uncredited)
 1950 Frenchie
Drunk (uncredited)
 1950 The Sun Sets at Dawn
Prison Guard (uncredited)
 1950 I'll Get By
Marine Sergeant (uncredited)
 1950 Groan and Grunt (Short)
Bone Crusher's Manager (uncredited)
 1949 A Kiss for Corliss
Second Cop at Archers (uncredited)
 1949 Bandits of El Dorado
Butler Paul (uncredited)
 1949 Reign of Terror
Citizen (uncredited)
 1949 Mighty Joe Young
Thug (uncredited)
 1949 It Happens Every Spring
Umpire (uncredited)
 1949 The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend
Hoodlum (uncredited)
 1949 Adventure in Baltimore
Unemployed Townsman (uncredited)
 1949 The Red Pony
Bartender (uncredited)
 1949 El Paso
Deputy (uncredited)
 1949 Caught
Projectionist (uncredited)
 1949 Flaxy Martin
Charles McMahon, Driver (uncredited)
 1949 The Lucky Stiff
Garbageman (uncredited)
 1948 Force of Evil
Policeman #3 (uncredited)
 1948 Unfaithfully Yours
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1948 Shed No Tears
2nd Investigating Detective (uncredited)
 1948 The Sainted Sisters
Townsman (uncredited)
 1948 The Big Clock
Guard at Janoth Building (uncredited)
 1948 The Miracle of the Bells
Baggage Man (uncredited)
 1948 Half Past Midnight
 1948 On Our Merry Way
Mover (uncredited)
 1947 Tycoon
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1947 Second Chance
Doorman (uncredited)
 1947 Possessed
Man in Cafe (uncredited)
 1947 The Long Night
Man in Crowd (uncredited)
 1947 The Sin of Harold Diddlebock
Doorman (uncredited)
 1947 Sinbad, the Sailor
Assistant Overseer (uncredited)
 1946 That Brennan Girl
Moving Man (uncredited)
 1946 It's a Wonderful Life
Cashier / Nick's Assistant Bouncer (uncredited)
 1946 Vacation in Reno
Bartender (uncredited)
 1946 Dick Tracy vs. Cueball
Bartender (uncredited)
 1946 The Strange Love of Martha Ivers
Jake (uncredited)
 1946 Smoky
Bart (uncredited)
 1946 Johnny Comes Flying Home
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1946 The Truth About Murder
Henchman Mike (uncredited)
 1946 To Each His Own
Bootlegger (uncredited)
 1946 Riverboat Rhythm
Louis (uncredited)
 1946 Because of Him
Bit (uncredited)
 1945 An Angel Comes to Brooklyn
Plainclothesman (uncredited)
 1945 The Lost Weekend
Mike (uncredited)
 1945 Fallen Angel
Bartender (uncredited)
 1945 The Spanish Main
Bully (uncredited)
 1945 Mama Loves Papa
City Official (uncredited)
 1945 Radio Stars on Parade
 1945 Within These Walls
Guard (uncredited)
 1945 You Came Along
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1945 I'll Tell the World
Man (uncredited)
 1945 Where Do We Go from Here?
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1945 The Bullfighters
Farmer (uncredited)
 1945 Zombies on Broadway
Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 It's in the Bag!
Nightclub Tough in Fight (uncredited)
 1945 Circumstantial Evidence
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1945 A Medal for Benny
Jake (uncredited)
 1945 She Gets Her Man
Postman (uncredited)
 1944 Can't Help Singing
Cavalry Officer (uncredited)
 1944 Hi, Beautiful
Sailor (uncredited)
 1944 Girl Rush
Miner with Muley at Bar (uncredited)
 1944 The Singing Sheriff
Dirk (uncredited)
 1944 The Great Moment
Bartender at Costello's (uncredited)
 1944 Raiders of Ghost City
Trooper (uncredited)
 1944 Boss of Boomtown
Sergeant George Dunne
 1944 The Miracle of Morgan's Creek
Military Police Driver (uncredited)
 1943 That Nazty Nuisance
Seaman Olsen (uncredited)
 1942 Secrets of the Underground
Auction Workman (uncredited)
 1942 A Night to Remember
Policeman Temple (uncredited)
 1942 The Palm Beach Story
Tom's Best Man (uncredited)
 1942 Seven Days' Leave
Military Policeman (uncredited)
 1942 Rough on Rents (Short)
 1942 You Can't Escape Forever
Lonesome Club Bouncer (uncredited)
 1942 Highways by Night
Motorcycle Cop (uncredited)
 1942 Overland to Deadwood
 1942 Mexican Spitfire's Elephant
Villa Luigi Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1942 Panama Hattie
Jailer (uncredited)
 1942 The Talk of the Town
Moving Man (uncredited)
 1942 Sabotage Squad
Recruiting Sergeant (uncredited)
 1942 Priorities on Parade
Workman (uncredited)
 1942 Matri-Phony (Short)
Guard (uncredited)
 1942 Come on Danger
Tough Guy (uncredited)
 1942 Syncopation
Gangster (uncredited)
 1942 The Spoilers
Deputy (uncredited)
 1942 Moontide
Fisherman (uncredited)
 1942 The Wife Takes a Flyer
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1942 My Favorite Blonde
Bus Driver (uncredited)
 1942 Two Yanks in Trinidad
Lookout (uncredited)
 1942 True to the Army
Female Impersonator (uncredited)
 1942 Sing Your Worries Away
Danny - Cafe Counterman (uncredited)
 1942 Obliging Young Lady
Jack - Diner Counterman (uncredited)
 1942 The Bugle Sounds
Cavalry Trooper (uncredited)
 1941 The Mexican Spitfire's Baby
Bartender (uncredited)
 1941 Great Guns
New Recruit (uncredited)
 1941 Texas
Fats Delaney (uncredited)
 1941 Last of the Duanes (uncredited)
 1941 Unexpected Uncle
Policeman at Johnny's Car (uncredited)
 1941 Parachute Battalion
Pilot (uncredited)
 1941 Cyclone on Horseback
 1941 Ride on Vaquero
Partner (uncredited)
 1941 Double Date
Policeman (uncredited)
 1941 Nice Girl?
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1940 San Francisco Docks
Guard #2 (uncredited)
 1940 The Bank Dick
Shirtless Ditchdigger (uncredited)
 1940 Street of Memories
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1940 The Mad Doctor
Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1940 I'm Nobody's Sweetheart Now
Motorcycle Officer (uncredited)
 1940 Hired Wife
Streetcar Conductor (uncredited)
 1940 Men Against the Sky
Max - Radioman (uncredited)
 1940 Rhythm on the River
Cherry's Cabbie (uncredited)
 1940 Wildcat Bus
Bus Driver Jackson (uncredited)
 1940 Pier 13
Tramp (uncredited)
 1940 Lucky Partners
Waiter (uncredited)
 1940 They Drive by Night
Sweeney - Driver (uncredited)
 1940 Pop Always Pays
Bill - Policeman in Car 43 (uncredited)
 1940 The Ghost Breakers
Ship Porter (uncredited)
 1940 You Can't Fool Your Wife
 1940 Buck Benny Rides Again
Cowboy (uncredited)
 1940 Millionaire Playboy
Highway Patrol Officer (uncredited)
 1940 Charlie Chan in Panama
Soldier (uncredited)
 1940 The Grapes of Wrath
Guard (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1940 Mexican Spitfire
Headwaiter - Mexican Pete's (uncredited)
 1939 Reno
Police Lt. Joe Wilson (uncredited)
 1939 The Roaring Twenties
Gangster (uncredited)
 1939 The Day the Bookies Wept
Bet Placing Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1939 Fifth Avenue Girl
Policeman (uncredited)
 1939 The Star Maker
Third Piano Mover
 1939 Our Leading Citizen
 1939 Waterfront
Committee Man (uncredited)
 1939 The Girl from Mexico
Headwaiter at Casa del Toro (uncredited)
 1939 The Gracie Allen Murder Case
Thug (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Moto in Danger Island
Sailor at Wrestling Match (uncredited)
 1939 Winner Take All
Friend (uncredited)
 1939 Money to Loan (Short)
Hanley's Strong-Arm Man (uncredited)
 1939 I'll Tell the World (Short)
 1939 Society Smugglers
Massey's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1939 Cafe Society
Guest (uncredited)
 1939 Fast and Loose
Nolan's Henchman (uncredited)
 1939 Wings of the Navy
Boss Mechanic (uncredited)
 1939 Off the Record
Visitor (uncredited)
 1939 Scouts to the Rescue
Joe - Truck Driver-Henchman [Ch. 3] (uncredited)
 1938 Up the River
Convict (uncredited)
 1938 Little Tough Guys in Society
Guest (uncredited)
 1938 Tarnished Angel
Tough Casino Decoy (uncredited)
 1938 Red Barry
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1938 The Arkansas Traveler
 1938 Time Out for Murder
Tall Thin Sailor Checking Time (uncredited)
 1938 Room Service
House Detective (uncredited)
 1938 A Western Welcome (Short)
Ranch Hand (uncredited)
 1938 Painted Desert
Henchman Kincaid
 1938 Letter of Introduction
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1938 Fool Coverage (Short)
 1938 Passport Husband
Henchman (uncredited)
 1938 Professor Beware
Chinatown Barker (uncredited)
 1938 Cocoanut Grove
Brakeman (uncredited)
 1938 Accidents Will Happen
Eddie - Thurston's Muscleman (uncredited)
 1938 Twenty Girls and a Band (Short)
1st Motorist (uncredited)
 1938 Mr. Moto's Gamble
Thug (uncredited)
 1938 Maid's Night Out
Sam Johnson - Milk Man (uncredited)
 1938 Born to Be Wild
Jake, Trucker in Cafe (uncredited)
 1937 Submarine D-1
Sailor (uncredited)
 1937 Some Blondes Are Dangerous
Ruby Hall
 1937 Many Unhappy Returns (Short)
 1937 Alcatraz Island
Dancing Mug (uncredited)
 1937 Stage Door
Baggage Man (uncredited)
 1937 Morning, Judge (Short)
Cop (uncredited)
 1937 Give Till It Hurts (Short)
Henchman (uncredited)
 1937 Slim
 1937 Border Cafe
 1937 San Quentin
Prison Runner
 1937 There Goes My Girl
Whelan's Strong Arm Man (uncredited)
 1937 Wings Over Honolulu
Marine (uncredited)
 1937 Step Lively, Jeeves!
 1937 When Love Is Young
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1937 The Great O'Malley
School Bus Driver (uncredited)
 1937 You Only Live Once
Dan - Corridor Guard (uncredited)
 1937 Black Legion
Truck Driver in Diner (uncredited)
 1937 Smart Blonde
Chuck Cannon
 1937 We Who Are About to Die
Cell Block E Convict (uncredited)
 1936 Career Woman
Reporter--Clarkdale (uncredited)
 1936 Night Waitress
Diner Trying to Date Helen (uncredited)
 1936 Love Letters of a Star
 1936 Come and Get It
Lumberjack (uncredited)
 1936 The Big Game
Man Outside Hotel (uncredited)
 1936 The Girl on the Front Page
Fireman (uncredited)
 1936 Walking on Air
Sam, Second Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)
 1936 Love Begins at Twenty
Lester - O'Bannion's Driver
 1936 Two-Fisted Gentleman
First Beggar
 1936 Charlie Chan at the Race Track
Joe (uncredited)
 1936 The Bride Walks Out
Furniture Mover (uncredited)
 1936 Trapped by Television
Henchman Al (uncredited)
 1936 Bullets or Ballots
Actor Impersonating Kruger in Newsreel (uncredited)
 1936 Dancing Pirate
Pirate (uncredited)
 1936 Sons o' Guns
Soldier (uncredited)
 1936 The Crime Patrol
 1936 The Case Against Mrs. Ames
Soupy (uncredited)
 1936 The Girl from Mandalay
Drunken Brawler (uncredited)
 1936 The Moon's Our Home
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1936 The House of a Thousand Candles
Henchman (uncredited)
 1936 Two in Revolt
 1936 Love on a Bet
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Follow the Fleet
Marine Leader on Ship (uncredited)
 1936 Paddy O'Day
Milkman's Helper on Dock (uncredited)
 1936 The Adventures of Frank Merriwell
Pug O'Leary (uncredited)
 1935 The Fighting Marines
Gibson - Henchman
 1935 Mary Burns, Fugitive
 1935 Three Kids and a Queen
Reporter (uncredited)
 1935 Case of the Missing Man
Steve's Second Henchman (uncredited)
 1935 Dr. Socrates
Gangster (uncredited)
 1935 Charlie Chan in Shanghai
Taxi Driver
 1935 Welcome Home
Clem (uncredited)
 1935 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Harry (uncredited)
 1935 The Adventures of Rex and Rinty
Tramp [Ch. 5] (uncredited)
 1935 Dante's Inferno
Drunken Sailor (uncredited)
 1935 The Daring Young Man
Reporter (uncredited)
 1935 Ladies Crave Excitement
Pat (uncredited)
 1935 Under the Pampas Moon
Big José
 1935 The Miracle Rider
Morley - Henchman
 1935 Storm Over the Andes
 1935 A Notorious Gentleman
Taxicab Driver (uncredited)
 1935 Romance in Manhattan
Man at East River (uncredited)
 1934 Bachelor of Arts
Tough Character (uncredited)
 1934 The Mighty Barnum
Man in Museum (uncredited)
 1934 365 Nights in Hollywood
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1934 Ferry-Go-Round (Short)
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1934 The Oil Raider
 1934 Gridiron Flash
Convict Football Player (uncredited)
 1934 The Captain Hates the Sea
Sailor (uncredited)
 1934 She Had to Choose
Hold-Up Man
 1934 Death on the Diamond
Hot Dog Vendor (uncredited)
 1934 Name the Woman
 1934 Blind Date
Evans - Bob's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1934 The Personality Kid
Max (uncredited)
 1934 Hell Bent for Love
Ernest Dallas
 1934 I Like It That Way
Pupil (uncredited)
 1934/I The Lost Jungle
Slade, Crewman
 1934 Wharf Angel
Waiter (uncredited)
 1934 Miss Fane's Baby Is Stolen
Grip (uncredited)
 1933 Sons of the Desert
Brawny Speakeasy Manager (uncredited)
 1933 Goodbye Love
Alimony Inmate (uncredited)
 1933 The Wolf Dog
Dave Harmon
 1933 The Last Trail
Duke Thompson, Henchman (uncredited)
 1933 Morning Glory
Smoker in Diner (uncredited)
 1933 Before Dawn
Policeman in Car (uncredited)
 1933 Arizona to Broadway
 1933 Emergency Call
Police Patrolman (uncredited)
 1933 Song of the Eagle
Sam, Ex-Doughboy (uncredited)
 1933 The Whispering Shadow
Kruger - Henchman #6 [Ch. 1] (uncredited)
 1933 Art in the Raw (Short)
 1933 Broadway Bad
A Reporter (uncredited)
 1933 Grand Slam
Fred (uncredited)
 1932 Rockabye
Reporter (uncredited)
 1932 The Last Mile
Max Kruger (uncredited)
 1932 World and the Flesh
 1932 It's Tough to Be Famous
Ben, a Sailor (uncredited)
 1932 Cock of the Air
Military Policeman (uncredited)
 1932 Stepping Sisters
 1931 Suicide Fleet
Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1931 El pasado acusa
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1931 Cuerpo y alma (uncredited)
 1931 The Good Bad Girl
 1931 The Hot Heiress
Kidney Beet - on Dance Floor (uncredited)
 1931 El código penal (uncredited)
 1930 Going Wild
Ferguson - Pilot (uncredited)
 1930 El valiente
Sargento de policia
 1930 El último de los Vargas
 1930 Shooting Straight
Gambler (uncredited)
 1930 Numbered Men
Convict Road Laborer (uncredited)
 1929 Flying High (Short)
Plane Mechanic (uncredited)
 1927 The Thrill Seekers
A Hood
 1927 The First Auto
Bartender (uncredited)
 1926 The Collegians (Short)
Various Roles in Individual Episodes (uncredited)
 1924 All Night Long (Short)
Bearded Man (uncredited)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Maxwell Wagner


5' 10" (1.78 m)

Did You Know?


In April 1927, Wagner was the key prosecution witness in the trials of actors Paul Kelly and Dorothy Mackaye. Wagner was Kelly's roommate and was present when Kelly beat to death Mackaye's husband, Ray Raymond, at an alcohol-fueled party on April 16. Kelly served two years in prison on a manslaughter conviction. Mackaye was sentenced to 10 months on an accessory conviction. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page