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Heywood Hale Broun (1918–2001)


Heywood Hale Broun was born on March 10, 1918 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Tales of Tomorrow (1951), Omnibus (1952) and Lights Out (1946). He was married to Jane Lloyd-Jones. He died on September 5, 2001 in Kingston, New York. See full bio »

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Known For

(1953)
Omnibus Writer
(1953)
Lights Out Man #1
(1951)
HouseSitter Travis
(1992)

Filmography

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 1992 HouseSitter
Travis
 1979 The Doctors (TV Series)
Cappy Randall
- Episode #1.4160 (1979) ... Cappy Randall (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4145 (1979) ... Cappy Randall
- Episode #1.4144 (1979) ... Cappy Randall
- Episode #1.4143 (1979) ... Cappy Randall (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4141 (1979) ... Cappy Randall (uncredited)
 1974 For Pete's Sake
Judge Hiller
 1969 Some Kind of a Nut
Heywood Hale Broun
 1963-1965 The Defenders (TV Series)
Charles Kane / Dr. Lillis
- The Sworn Twelve (1965) ... Charles Kane
- Conspiracy of Silence (1963) ... Dr. Lillis
 1963-1964 The Patty Duke Show (TV Series)
Mr. Fleming / Mr. Mickel
- This Little Patty Went to Market (1964) ... Mr. Fleming
- The Babysitters (1963) ... Mr. Mickel
 1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Hentley
- The Love of a Smart Operator (1964) ... Hentley
 1964 Black Like Me
 1961-1963 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Julius / Thompson - Pet Store Customer / Health Commissioner Herbert Willoughby / ...
- Toody & Muldoon Meet the Russians (1963) ... Julius
- I Hate Captain Block (1962) ... Thompson - Pet Store Customer (as Heywood H. Broun)
- Occupancy, August 1st (1962) ... Health Commissioner Herbert Willoughby (uncredited)
- The Beast Who Walked the Bronx (1962) ... Burkhotz's Assistant (uncredited)
- Toody & Muldoon Crack Down (1962) ... Data Gathering Police Officer (uncredited)
 1954-1962 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Joe Pilver / Bartender / Duffy / ...
- The White Lie (1962)
- The Square Egghead (1959) ... Joe Pilver
- Thirty Year Man (1956) ... Bartender
- Hung for a Sheep (1955) ... Duffy
- King's Pawn (1954) ... Spectator
 1961 'Way Out (TV Series)
Mr. Petard
- Death Wish (1961) ... Mr. Petard
 1960 Summer in New York (TV Movie)
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Rosenthal
- The Girls in Room 509 (1960) ... Rosenthal
 1960 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series)
Postmaster
- Ethan Frome (1960) ... Postmaster
 1959 Too Young to Go Steady (TV Series)
Mr. Roop
- Pilot (1959) ... Mr. Roop
 1959 The Ballad of Louie the Louse (TV Movie)
 1955-1957 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Haskins - Hotel Asst. Manager / Major Spangler, MD / Parker
- Bilko's Double Life (1957) ... Haskins - Hotel Asst. Manager
- The Big Scandal (1957) ... Major Spangler, MD (as Heywood Broun Jr.)
- The Reunion (1955) ... Parker (uncredited)
 1954-1957 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Garcon / Walter Jenson / Neighbor Taylor
- Plastered in Paris (1957) ... Garcon (uncredited)
- Move Uptown (1954) ... Walter Jenson (uncredited)
- The Next Champ (1954) ... Neighbor Taylor (uncredited)
 1956 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
Sheriff
- Bloomer Girl (1956) ... Sheriff
 1956 I Spy (TV Series)
- Copperhead (1956)
 1954-1955 Studio One (TV Series)
Bert Lewis / Deskman
- A Picture in the Paper (1955) ... Bert Lewis
- U.F.O. (1954) ... Deskman
 1953-1955 Mister Peepers (TV Series)
Fabian / Realty Agent
- Episode #4.15 (1955)
- The Bus Trip (1953) ... Fabian
- Hunting for an Apartment (1953) ... Realty Agent
 1954-1955 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
 1954 The Fifty-First Dragon (Short)
Narrator (as Heywood Broun)
 1954 Jamie (TV Series)
Violin Teacher
- Jamie Takes Violin Lessons (1954) ... Violin Teacher
 1954 It Should Happen to You
Sour Man in Central Park (uncredited)
 1953 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
 1951 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Stolen City (1951)
 1951 Lights Out (TV Series)
Man #1
- Dead Man's Coat (1951) ... Man #1 (as Haywood Hale Broun)
 1950 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Decoy (1950)
 1950 Danger (TV Series)
 1950 The Clock (TV Series)
- Just a Minute (1950)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Take Her, She's Mine. Comedy. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Heywood Broun Jr. | Haywood Hale Broun | Heywood H. Broun | Heywood Broun
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Sports do not build character. They reveal it. See more »

Trivia:

The son of journalist Heywood Broun (1888-1939) and Ruth Hale, an early feminist who was the United States' first female movie critic, Heywood Hale Broun was a longtime sports commentator, especially with CBS Sports and News. He was noted for his eloquent speaking manner, his trademark handlebar mustache, and the colorful and garish sport coats which he wore while reporting.

Nickname:

Woody

Star Sign:

Pisces

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