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Thomas Wilde (1916–2005)

Tom Wilde or "Big Daddy", as he was known to his drama students, adored the theater. He acted in plays in San Francisco and The Music Circus and various commercials in Sacramento. After his short television career in Hollywood, he found the "dream job" of his life and became a drama teacher at Encino High School in Sacramento,CA., producing and ... See full bio »

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Space Master X-7
Lambs to the Slaughter
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Doctor / Photographer policeman
Highway Patrol
Highway Patrol Cyril Green / Dr. Elliott


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 1963 Lambs to the Slaughter (TV Movie)
 1959 The Lawless Years (TV Series)
English Tommy Boyd
- The Billy Grimes Story (1959) ... English Tommy Boyd (as Tom Wilde)
 1959 Perry Mason (TV Series)
- The Case of the Blushing Pearls (1959) ... Detective (as Tom Wilde)
 1959 World of Giants (TV Series)
- Gambling Story (1959) ... (as Tom Wilde)
 1959 Rawhide (TV Series)
- Incident of the Roman Candles (1959) ... Guard (as Tom Wilde)
 1959 Trackdown (TV Series)
Will Stoddard
- The Unwanted (1959) ... Will Stoddard
 1959 The Lineup (TV Series)
- The Walking Firefly Case (1959) ... (as Tom Wilde)
 1959 Frontier Doctor (TV Series)
- Broken Barrier (1959) ... Sheriff
 1958 M Squad (TV Series)
Mr. Wilton
- The Big Kill (1958) ... Mr. Wilton (as Tom Wilde)
 1957-1958 Panic! (TV Series)
Tom Andrews / Anchorage
- Double Identity (1958) ... Tom Andrews (as Tom Wilde)
- Mayday (1957) ... Anchorage (as Tom Wilde)
 1958 Space Master X-7
 1958 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Photographer policeman / Doctor
- Lamb to the Slaughter (1958) ... Photographer policeman (as Thomas Wild)
- Disappearing Trick (1958) ... Doctor (as Thomas Wild)
 1958 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- I Shot a Prowler (1958) ... (as Tom Wilde)
 1958 Harbor Command (TV Series)
Mr. Reed
- Trapped Pilings (1958) ... Mr. Reed (as Tom Wilde)
 1957-1958 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Walsh - Juror / Business Man
- Trial by Fear (1958) ... Walsh - Juror (as Thos. Wilde)
- The Open Cell (1957) ... Business Man (as Thos. Wilde)
 1958 Sea Hunt (TV Series)
Mission Team Member
- Sixty Feet Below (1958) ... Mission Team Member (as Tom Wilde)
 1958 Men of Annapolis (TV Series)
- The Fight (1958) ... Townsend
 1957 Navy Log (TV Series)
- PT 109 (1957) ... Commandant (as Tom Wilde)
 1957 Highway Patrol (TV Series)
Cyril Green / Dr. Elliott
- Efficiency Secretary (1957) ... Cyril Green (as Tom Wilde)
- Wounded (1957) ... Dr. Elliott (as Tom Wilde)
 1952 Rebound (TV Series)
- The Henchman (1952) ... (as Tom Wilde)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Thomas Wild | Thos. Wilde | Tom Wilde

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I left Hollywood when I got in a plane crash and crushed my throat, if I had stayed I would have been a star. See more »


Played bridge with Omar Sharif in Sacramento, California. See more »


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