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Matt Willis (II) (1913–1989)

Matt Willis was born on October 16, 1913 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA as Marion G. Willis III. He was an actor, known for A Walk in the Sun (1945), So Dear to My Heart (1948) and The Return of the Vampire (1943). He was married to E. Suzanne Willis and Martha Anne Hayes. He died on March 30, 1989 in Fredericksburg. See full bio »

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A Walk in the Sun
A Walk in the Sun Sgt. Pete Halverson
So Dear to My Heart
So Dear to My Heart Mr. Burns - Horse Trainer
The Return of the Vampire
The Spirit of Stanford


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 1952 Scandal Sheet
Joe (uncredited)
 1951 Jim Thorpe -- All-American
Tom Michaels - Canton Bulldogs Coach (uncredited)
 1951 Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison
Pete Donovan (uncredited)
 1950 Breakthrough
Pvt. Jimbo Hollis
 1949 Fighting Man of the Plains
 1949 The Mutineers
Mate Toby Jarmin
 1949 Home in San Antone
Jewel Thief Thorg
 1948 Shep Comes Home
 1948 So Dear to My Heart
Mr. Burns - Horse Trainer
 1948 Miss Tatlock's Millions
Tall Footman (uncredited)
 1948 The Noose Hangs High
Gangster (uncredited)
 1947 Radio Romeo (Short)
Joe Ellis
 1947 High Wall
Jimmy - Admittance Clerk (uncredited)
 1947 Blonde Savage
 1947 Joe Palooka in the Knockout
Detective (uncredited)
 1947 The Burning Cross
Mort Dauson - the Grand Dragon
 1947 The Son of Rusty
Luther Hebble
 1947 It's a Joke, Son!
Ace, Healey's Henchman
 1946 The Yearling
Gabby Forrester (uncredited)
 1946 Vacation in Reno
Hank - Deputy Sheriff
 1946 Singing on the Trail
Dan Prichard
 1946 Strange Voyage
The Hammer
 1946 Dangerous Business
Gus (uncredited)
 1946 Mr. Noisy (Short)
Ole Margarine (uncredited)
 1946 Blonde Alibi
Det. Lane (uncredited)
 1946 Breakfast in Hollywood
Cop (uncredited)
 1946 Idea Girl
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1945 Scarlet Street
Policeman in Hogarth's Office (uncredited)
 1945 What Next, Corporal Hargrove?
Sgt. Staple
 1945 The Royal Mounted Rides Again
Red (uncredited)
 1945 Blonde from Brooklyn
Curtis Rossmore (uncredited)
 1945 Dangerous Partners
Ezra Drumman (uncredited)
 1945 Counter-Attack
Paratrooper (uncredited)
 1945 Hollywood and Vine
Set Crew Member (uncredited)
 1945 Forever Yours
 1944 The Mark of the Whistler
Perry Donnelly
 1944 The Impatient Years
MP at Hotel (uncredited)
 1944 Kansas City Kitty
Oscar Lee (uncredited)
 1944 Wing and a Prayer
Chief Petty Officer (uncredited)
 1944 Louisiana Hayride
Jeb Crocker
 1944 Up in Arms
Sentry in Hold (uncredited)
 1944 The Ghost That Walks Alone
Tom Walker
 1943 A Guy Named Joe
Lt. Hunter (uncredited)
 1943 Swingtime Johnny
 1943 Hi'ya, Sailor
Bull Rogan
 1943 Corvette K-225
Roger (uncredited)
 1943 Always a Bridesmaid
Charlie - Motor Cop
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Sergeant on Train (uncredited)
 1943 She Has What It Takes
'One Round' Beasley
 1943 Behind Prison Walls
Frank Lucacelli
 1943 It Ain't Hay
Bouncer (uncredited)
 1943 The Mysterious Doctor
Bart Redmond
 1942 Two Mugs from Brooklyn
Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1942 Mug Town
Bouncer (uncredited)
 1942 The Spirit of Stanford
Link Wyman
 1942 Overland to Deadwood
Henchman Red Larson
 1942 Invisible Agent
Nazi Assassin (uncredited)
 1942 In Old California
Joker at Bar in San Francisco (uncredited)
 1942 The Spoilers
Poker Player (uncredited)
 1942 Saboteur
First Sheriff (uncredited)
 1942 About Face (Short)
Soldier with Daisy (uncredited)
 1942 A Tragedy at Midnight
Dumb Cop (uncredited)
 1942 Pardon My Stripes
Guard (uncredited)
 1942 The Fleet's In
Shipmate (uncredited)
 1941 Rise and Shine
Gardener (uncredited)
 1941 Swamp Water
Miles Tonkin
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In the late 1950s and early 1960s, he led the Fredericksburg Little Theatre in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

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