Ernest Anderson (I) (1915–2011)

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Ernest Anderson was born in Lynn MA and earned his high school diploma in Washington D.C. at Dunbar High School, formerly named The Preparatory High School for Colored Youth. Founded in 1891, it was America's first public high school for black students. He earned his bachelor's degree at Northwestern University's School of Drama and Speech. He ... See full bio »


(age 95) in DeLand, Florida, USA

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 1978 Last of the Good Guys (TV Movie)
Uncle Stan
 1976 Rich Man, Poor Man (TV Mini Series)
- Part III: Chapter 5 (1976) ... Porter
 1971 Cannon (TV Series)
Red Cap
- Death Is a Double-Cross (1971) ... Red Cap
 1970 Tick, Tick, Tick
 1968 The Legend of Lylah Clare
Hot Dog Man (uncredited)
 1967 Ironside (TV Series)
- The Taker (1967) ... Butler
 1967 Hotel
Sol, roomservice waiter (uncredited)
 1965 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
The Jury Foreman
- This Town for Sale (1965) ... The Jury Foreman
 1965 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Sergeant Foley
- There's a What in the Attic? (1965) ... Sergeant Foley
 1965 Laredo (TV Series)
The Bartender
- Lazyfoot, Where Are You? (1965) ... The Bartender
 1965 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Freddie Johnson
- A Time for Killing (1965) ... Freddie Johnson
 1964 The Bill Dana Show (TV Series)
The Bailiff
- Jose, the Flower Thief (1964) ... The Bailiff
 1962 What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Ernie, Ice Cream Vendor at Beach (uncredited)
 1961 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Matty Phipps
- The Sound of Laughter (1961) ... Matty Phipps
 1961 Peter Loves Mary (TV Series)
Eddie Mattson
- Doc Bailey Day (1961) ... Eddie Mattson
 1960 No Greater Love (Short)
 1960 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Sergeant Cullen
- The Patsy (1960) ... Sergeant Cullen
 1959 North by Northwest
Porter on Twentieth Century Ltd. (uncredited)
 1959 The Millionaire (TV Series)
J. B. - League Club Manager
- Millionaire Henry Banning (1959) ... J. B. - League Club Manager (uncredited)
 1956 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Rites of Spring (1956) ... George
 1953 The Band Wagon
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1953 The Mississippi Gambler
Bellhop (uncredited)
 1952 The Iron Mistress
Riverboat Cabin Boy (uncredited)
 1952 Three for Bedroom C
Fred Johnson - Train Steward
 1951 The Well
Mr. Crawford
 1951 I Was a Communist for the F.B.I.
Black Man (uncredited)
 1950 Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone
Eddie (uncredited)
 1950 No Way Out
School Teacher (uncredited)
 1950 Buccaneer's Girl
Mme. Brizar's Footman (uncredited)
 1950 Backfire
James - Party Servant (uncredited)
 1949 East Side, West Side
Redcap at Airport (uncredited)
 1947 The Peanut Man
 1947 The Voice of the Turtle
Second Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1947 Riffraff
Wong - Houseboy (uncredited)
 1947 Sport of Kings
 1946 Wake Up and Dream
Black Man (uncredited)
 1946 Without Reservations
Dining Car Waiter (uncredited)
 1946 The Hoodlum Saint
Sam - Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1945 Lady on a Train
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1943 Princess O'Rourke
Messenger (uncredited)
 1942 The Palm Beach Story
Club Car Steward (uncredited)
 1942 Yankee Doodle Dandy
George M. Cohan's Valet (uncredited)
 1942 In This Our Life
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