Charles Arnt (1906–1990)

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Charles Arnt was born on August 20, 1906 in Michigan City, Indiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Sudan (1945), Dangerous Intruder (1945) and The Great Gildersleeve (1942). He died on August 6, 1990 in Orcas Island, Washington, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Sudan Khafra
Dangerous Intruder Max Ducone
The Great Gildersleeve Judge Horace Hooker
Gildersleeve's Bad Day Judge Horace Hooker


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 1962 Sweet Bird of Youth
Mayor Henricks
 1959-1961 Maverick (TV Series)
Charlie Mason / Sheriff Charley Peters
- Dade City Dodge (1961) ... Charlie Mason
- Maverick Springs (1959) ... Sheriff Charley Peters
 1961 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
- Ambition (1961) ... Mayor
 1961 Wild in the Country
Mr. Parsons (uncredited)
 1960 Harrigan and Son (TV Series)
- Non Compos Mentis (1960) ... Sweetzer (as Charles Arndt)
 1960 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
- Swan Song for a Hero (1960) ... Fleems
 1960 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Judge Lawson
- A Noose for Nora (1960) ... Judge Lawson
 1960 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series)
Jeff Marshall / Dr. Morningdale
- Ferry to Algiers (1960) ... Jeff Marshall
- Find My Face! (1960) ... Dr. Morningdale
 1959-1960 The Texan (TV Series)
Ed Kingman / Old Man Blackston
- Mountain Man (1960) ... Ed Kingman
- No Place to Stop (1959) ... Old Man Blackston
 1960 Lassie (TV Series)
Ralph Trumble
- The Elephant (1960) ... Ralph Trumble
 1959 Black Saddle (TV Series)
- Client: Northrup (1959) ... Burnett
 1958 The Californians (TV Series)
Doc Folden / Shorty
- The Long Night (1958) ... Doc Folden
- Gentleman from Philadelphia (1958) ... Shorty
 1958 The Rifleman (TV Series)
Wes Tippert
- The Sharpshooter (1958) ... Wes Tippert
 1958 The Ed Wynn Show (TV Series)
Mr. Lagenauer
- Sincerely Sam Hill (1958) ... Mr. Lagenauer
 1958 A Nice Little Bank That Should Be Robbed
Mr. Simms aka Pop (uncredited)
 1958 The Thin Man (TV Series)
Fuzzy aka Sylvester
- The Departed Doctor (1958) ... Fuzzy aka Sylvester
 1958 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Wes Tippert
- The Sharpshooter (1958) ... Wes Tippert
 1958 Flood Tide
Mr. Appleby - Grocer (as Charles E. Arnt)
 1957 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
Mr. Sneed
- Model Apartment (1957) ... Mr. Sneed
 1957 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
- Thieves' Market (1957) ... Zant
 1953 The Veils of Bagdad
 1950 The Man Who Cheated Himself
Ernest Quimby (as Charles E. Arnt)
 1950 The Sun Sets at Dawn
Reporter, Globe Express
 1950 He's a Cockeyed Wonder
J.B. Caldwell
 1950 Wabash Avenue
Horace Carter
 1949 Bride for Sale
 1949 Masked Raiders
Dr. W.J. Nichols
 1949 Any Number Can Play
Joe Josephs (uncredited)
 1948 That Wonderful Urge
Mr. Bissell (uncredited)
 1948 The Boy with Green Hair
Mr. Hammond
 1948 Hollow Triumph
 1948 Michael O'Halloran
Doc Douglas Bruce
 1948 Big Town Scandal
Amos Peabody
 1948 Sitting Pretty
Mr. Taylor (uncredited)
 1947 High Wall
Sidney X. Hackle
 1947 Big Town After Dark
Amos Peabody
 1947 Saddle Pals
William Schooler
 1947 My Favorite Brunette
 1947 Fall Guy
Uncle Jim Grossett
 1947 That Way with Women
Harry Miller
 1947 Calendar Girl
Capt. Olsen
 1946 That Brennan Girl
Fred, Natalie's 2nd Husband
 1946 Big Town
Amos Peabody
 1946 Somewhere in the Night
Little Man with Glasses (uncredited)
 1946 Without Reservations
 1946 Blondie's Lucky Day
Mayor Richard Denby
 1946 The Hoodlum Saint
Cy Nolan - O'Neill's Secretary
 1946 Cinderella Jones
 1946 Just Before Dawn
Attorney Allen S. Tobin (uncredited)
 1946 Behind Green Lights
Daniel Boone Wintergreen (uncredited)
 1946 Miss Susie Slagle's
Mr. Johnson (as Charles E. Arnt)
 1945 Pardon My Past
Clothes Salesman
 1945 She Wouldn't Say Yes
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1945 Dangerous Intruder
Max Ducone
 1945 Christmas in Connecticut
Homer Higgenbottom (uncredited)
 1945 Strange Illusion
Professor Muhlbach
 1945 Without Love
Col. Braden (uncredited)
 1945 Sudan
 1944 Together Again
Clerk (uncredited)
 1944 Dangerous Passage
Daniel Bergstrom
 1944 Double Exposure
Sonny Tucker
 1944 Greenwich Village
Author with Letter (uncredited)
 1944 My Pal Wolf
Papa Eisdaar
 1944 The Impatient Years
Marriage Clerk (uncredited)
 1944 Three Little Sisters
Ezra Larkin
 1944 The Seventh Cross
Herr Binder (uncredited)
 1944 Once Upon a Time
Fred Stacy - Reporter (uncredited)
 1944 Gambler's Choice
Honest John McGrady
 1944 Roaring Guns (Short)
Colonel Chris Ferris
 1944 Up in Arms
Mr. Higginbotham
 1943 In Old Oklahoma
Joe - Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1943 Gangway for Tomorrow
Jim Benson
 1943 Young Ideas
Station Master (uncredited)
 1943 Gildersleeve's Bad Day
Judge Horace Hooker
 1942 Reunion in France
 1942 The Great Gildersleeve
Judge Horace Hooker
 1942 Pittsburgh
Building Site Laborer (uncredited)
 1942 That Other Woman
 1942 The Falcon's Brother
Pat Moffett (uncredited)
 1942 Take a Letter, Darling
Fud Newton (as Charles E. Arnt)
 1942 My Gal Sal
 1942 Twin Beds
 1942 This Gun for Hire
Male Dressmaker
 1942 Young America
Principal Rice
 1942 The Lady Has Plans
 1941 Ball of Fire
 1941 Paris Calling
Lt. Lantz
 1941 Marry the Boss's Daughter
 1941 Great Guns
 1941 We Go Fast
Refrigerator Salesman
 1941 Hold Back the Dawn
Mr. John MacAdams
 1941 Dressed to Kill
Hal Brennon
 1941 Hello, Sucker
Studson (uncredited)
 1941 Blossoms in the Dust
G. Harrington Hedger (as Charlie Arnt)
 1941 Tight Shoes
Lawyer Fenwick (uncredited)
 1941 Pot o' Gold
Parks (as Charlie Arnt)
 1941 Mr. District Attorney
Herman Winkle
 1941 Back Street
Mr. Mason (uncredited)
 1941 Play Girl
Grady (uncredited)
 1940 Dr. Kildare's Crisis
Mr. Stubbins, Man with Pain (uncredited)
 1940 Little Men
Drunk in Medicine Show (uncredited)
 1940 Buyer Beware (Short)
Les Carter (uncredited)
 1940 I Love You Again
 1940 We Who Are Young
Eckman (uncredited)
 1940 Grandpa Goes to Town
Movie Producer (uncredited)
 1940 The Shop Around the Corner
Policeman (uncredited)
 1940 Remember the Night
Tom (as Charlie Arnt)
 1937 It Happened in Hollywood
Jed Reed
 1937 Mountain Music
Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1937 Angel's Holiday
Ralph Everett
 1937 Swing High, Swing Low
 1936 After the Thin Man
Drunk (uncredited)
 1936 College Holiday
Ticket Clerk (uncredited)
 1936 Mind Your Own Business
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Sinner Take All
Lampier's Secretary (uncredited)
 1936 Wedding Present
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Rhythm on the Range
Dining Car Steward (uncredited)
 1936 And Sudden Death
Archie Sloan
 1936 The Witness Chair
Mr. Henshaw
 1935 Spring Night (Short)
The Father
 1935 She Married Her Boss
Victor Jessup
 1935 Two for Tonight
 1935 Stolen Harmony
Clem Walters
 1934 Here Is My Heart
Higgins - Paul's Valet (as Charles E. Arnt)
 1934 Ready for Love
Sam Gardner
 1934 Ladies Should Listen
Alber - Valet
 1933 Roman Scandals
Caius - the Food Taster (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Carry Nation (1932). Written by Frank McGrath. Directed by Blanche Yurka. Biltmore Theatre: 29 Oct 1932- Nov 1932 (closing date unnown/30 performances). Cast: Leslie Adams, Minna Adams, Robert Allen, Frieda Altman (Broadway debut), Charles Arnt (as "O.L. Day"), Bela Axman, Harry Bellaver (as "Landlord"), Daisy Belmore (as "Mrs.... See more »

Alternate Names:

Charles Arndt | Charlie Arnst | Charles E. Arnt | Charlie Arnt


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In 1929, as a student at Princeton University, he founded the University Players along with fellow students Henry Fonda, Joshua Logan and James Stewart. See more »

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