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Howland Chamberlain (1911–1984)

Howland Chamberlain was born on August 2, 1911 in The Bronx, New York, USA as Howland Chamberlin. He was an actor, known for The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) and Electric Dreams (1984). He died on September 1, 1984 in Oakland, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Kramer vs. Kramer Judge Atkins
Electric Dreams Neighbor
Force of Evil Freddie Bauer


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 1984 Electric Dreams
Neighbor (as Howland Chamberlin)
 1982 Barbarosa
 1979 Kramer vs. Kramer
Judge Atkins
 1979 Freedom Road (TV Movie)
Isaac Went
 1976 Kojak (TV Series)
Park Attendant
- Birthday Party (1976) ... Park Attendant
 1976 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
Hector Hobart
- Episode #1.258 (1976) ... Hector Hobart
- Episode #1.228 (1976) ... Hector Hobart
- Episode #1.224 (1976) ... Hector Hobart
- Episode #1.220 (1976) ... Hector Hobart
- Episode #1.195 (1976) ... Hector Hobart
 1974 A Touch of the Poet (TV Movie)
Patch Riley (as Howland Chamberlin)
 1966 Hawk (TV Series)
Larry Milland
- The Hands of Corbin Claybrooke (1966) ... Larry Milland
 1952 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Fisher / Dr. Albert Schumann
- Double Trouble (1952) ... Fisher / Dr. Albert Schumann (as Howland Chamberlin)
 1952 High Noon
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1951 The Big Night
Flanagan (as Howland Chamberlin)
 1951 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- The Squeeze (1951)
- White Violet (1951)
 1951 The Racket
Roy Higgins (uncredited)
 1951 Racket Squad (TV Series)
 1951 Pickup
 1951 No Questions Asked
Beebe (as Howland Chamberlin)
 1950 Dick Tracy (TV Series)
- The Brain: Part 2 (1950) ... Lifter (as Howard Chamberlan)
 1950 Mister 880
Duff (uncredited)
 1950 Surrender
The Casino Manager
 1950 Edge of Doom
Mr. Murray, the Funeral Director
 1950 House by the River
District Attorney
 1950 Francis
Major Nadel
 1949 And Baby Makes Three
Otto Stacy - Lawyer
 1949 Thieves' Highway
Mr. Faber (uncredited)
 1948 Force of Evil
Freddie Bauer (as Howland Chamberlin)
 1948 A Song Is Born
Mr. Setter (as Howland Chamberlin)
 1948 Angel in Exile
J. H. Higgins
 1948 Feudin', Fussin' and A-Fightin'
Doc Overholt
 1947 Driftwood
Hiram Trumbell
 1947 Brute Force
Joe's Lawyer (uncredited)
 1947 The Web
James Nolan (as Howard Chamberlin)
 1946 The Best Years of Our Lives
Thorpe (as Howland Chamberlin)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Howard Chamberlan | Howard Chamberlin | Howland Chamberlin

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He was blacklisted in 1952 after acting in "High Noon" (where he is uncredited, despite playing one of the most important supporting roles). He did no more film work until the 1970s.

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