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Dudley Dickerson (1906–1968)

Dudley Dickerson was born on November 27, 1906 in Chickasha, Oklahoma, USA. He was an actor, known for Vagabond Loafers (1949), The Green Pastures (1936) and Hold That Lion! (1947). He died on September 23, 1968 in Lynwood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Vagabond Loafers The Cook
Hold That Lion! Pullman Porter


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 1959 The Alligator People
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1956 Pardon My Nightshirt (Short)
Sam, the janitor
 1956 The Opposite Sex
Pullman Porter (uncredited)
 1952-1955 The Amos 'n Andy Show (TV Series)
Joe / Brother Joe / Joe the Milkman / ...
- The Girl at the Station (1955) ... Joe (uncredited)
- The Kingfish Gets Amnesia (1955) ... Joe (uncredited)
- Kingfish Goes to Work (1953) ... Brother Joe
- The Light Blue Car (1953) ... Joe the Milkman
- The Classified Ad (1953) ... Lodge Member (uncredited)
 1955 Hook a Crook (Short)
Janitor (uncredited)
 1955 Navy Log (TV Series)
- Family Special (1955) ... Porter
 1953 Abbott and Costello Go to Mars
Bank Janitor (uncredited)
 1953 Tonight We Sing
Porter (uncredited)
 1952 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series)
- Nosed Out (1952) ... Peachy
 1952 The Sniper
Cleaner (uncredited)
 1952 Racket Squad (TV Series)
- One Angle Too Many (1952) ... Porter
 1950 Between Midnight and Dawn
Garbage Man (scenes deleted)
 1950 One Shivery Night (Short)
 1950 Peggy
Redcap (uncredited)
 1950 Kill the Umpire
Groundskeeper (uncredited)
 1950 A Woman of Distinction
Waiter (uncredited)
 1949 Everybody Does It
Pullman Porter (uncredited)
 1949 Super Wolf (Short)
Henry - Janitor
 1949 Vagabond Loafers (Short)
The Cook
 1949 It's a Great Feeling
Porter (uncredited)
 1949 The Sickle or the Cross
 1949 Microspook (Short)
 1949 Who Done It? (Short)
 1949 Knock on Any Door
Bootblack (uncredited)
 1948 Go Chase Yourself (Short)
Sam, janitor
 1948 Tall, Dark and Gruesome (Short)
 1948 Here Comes Trouble
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1947 It Had to Be You
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1947 Should Husbands Marry? (Short)
 1947 Hectic Honeymoon (Short)
Porter (uncredited)
 1947 Rolling Down to Reno (Short)
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1947 Hold That Lion! (Short)
Pullman Porter
 1947 It Happened on Fifth Avenue
Joe (uncredited)
 1947 Nervous Shakedown (Short)
 1947 I'll Be Yours
Porter (uncredited)
 1947 Meet Mr. Mischief (Short)
Cyril - Radio Station Janitor
 1947 Dead Reckoning
Room Service Waiter (uncredited)
 1946 Fuzzy Wuzzy (Short)
 1946 The Falcon's Adventure
Dining Car Waiter (uncredited)
 1946 Dangerous Money
Big Ben
 1946 Pardon My Terror (Short)
Janitor (uncredited)
 1946 Without Reservations
Redcap (uncredited)
 1946 Get Along Little Zombie (Short)
Fauntleroy Jones
 1946 One Way to Love
Porter (uncredited)
 1945 Spook to Me (Short)
 1945 She Wouldn't Say Yes
Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 Dance, Dunce, Dance (Short)
Prop Assistant
 1945 Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion
Train Porter (scenes deleted)
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
Porter (uncredited)
 1945 A Guy, a Gal and a Pal
Porter (uncredited)
 1945 Off Again, on Again (Short)
Room Service (uncredited)
 1944 Together Again
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1944 Three Is a Family
Helper (uncredited)
 1944 Shadow of Suspicion
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1944 Ever Since Venus
Clarence (uncredited)
 1944 Allergic to Love
 1944 The Adventures of Mark Twain
Comet-Watcher (uncredited)
 1943 Moo Cow Boogie (Short)
Cowboy (uncredited)
 1943 A Gem of a Jam (Short)
Watchman (uncredited)
 1943 A Rookie's Cookie (Short)
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1943 Quack Service (Short)
 1943 Here Comes Mr. Zerk (Short)
Valet (uncredited)
 1943 Dixie
Boiler Room Attendant (uncredited)
 1943 Prairie Chickens
Farnsworth (uncredited)
 1943 After Midnight with Boston Blackie
Bullfiddle Player (uncredited)
 1943 Kid Dynamite
 1943 His Wedding Scare (Short)
Pullman Train Porter
 1943 They Stooge to Conga (Short)
Wilbur - the Cook (uncredited)
 1942 Cow-Cow Boogie (Short)
 1942 Gentleman Jim
Bellboy (uncredited)
 1942 Sock-a-Bye Baby (Short)
Roadside Worker (uncredited)
 1942 George Washington Slept Here
Sam (uncredited)
 1942 My Sister Eileen
Redcap (uncredited)
 1942 Phony Cronies (Short)
Petty Larsen, the Bookkeeper
 1942 Tarzan's New York Adventure
Porter (uncredited)
 1942 Syncopation
Musician (uncredited)
 1942 In This Our Life
Waiter (uncredited)
 1942 Groom and Bored (Short)
Waiter Delivering Dinner
 1942 Spy Smasher
Train Porter [Ch. 1] (uncredited)
 1942 My Favorite Blonde
Chicago Redcap (uncredited)
 1942 Obliging Young Lady
Dining Car Waiter (uncredited)
 1942 The Vanishing Virginian
Alexander (uncredited)
 1942 Lady for a Night
Black Specialty Dancer (uncredited)
 1942 The Man Who Came to Dinner
Porter at Train Station (uncredited)
 1941 Borrowed Hero
Laundryman (uncredited)
 1941 Some More of Samoa (Short)
Native Cook (uncredited)
 1941 Blues in the Night
Black Prisoner #3 in Cell (uncredited)
 1941 All-American Co-Ed
Dancing Train Porter (uncredited)
 1941 Niagara Falls
Hotel Janitor (uncredited)
 1941 Host to a Ghost (Short)
Henry, Andy's helper
 1941 My Life with Caroline
Bathroom Attendant (uncredited)
 1941 Murder by Invitation
Bob's Servant (uncredited)
 1941 Criminals Within
Sam Dillingham (uncredited)
 1941 Ready, Willing But Unable (Short)
 1941 The Ring and the Belle (Short)
Barber Shop Assistant
 1941 The Watchman Takes a Wife (Short)
 1940 Love Thy Neighbor
Member at Ball (uncredited)
 1940 The Lone Wolf Keeps a Date
Waiter (uncredited)
 1940 Knute Rockne All American
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1940 City for Conquest
Doorman (uncredited)
 1940 From Nurse to Worse (Short)
Crematorium Orderly (uncredited)
 1940 Social Sea Lions (Short)
Henry (uncredited)
 1940 His Bridal Fright (Short)
Sam (uncredited)
 1940 You're Next! (Short)
 1940 A Plumbing We Will Go (Short)
The Cook (uncredited)
 1939 At the Circus
Singer / Dancer - 'Swingali' (uncredited)
 1939 Torchy Blane.. Playing with Dynamite
Black Man in Courtroom (uncredited)
 1939 Some Like It Hot
 1939 The Kid from Kokomo
Rubber (uncredited)
 1939 A Star Is Shorn (Short)
Snowflake (uncredited)
 1939 On Trial
Porter (uncredited)
 1939 The Adventures of Jane Arden
Elmer 'Sam' Jones - Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1938 Kentucky
Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1938 Comet Over Broadway
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1938 The Sisters
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1938 Broadway Musketeers
The Train Porter (uncredited)
 1938 Three Missing Links (Short)
Native (uncredited)
 1938 Wide Open Faces
Shoe Shine Man (uncredited)
 1938 Love, Honor and Behave
Prentiss - Painter's Butler (uncredited)
 1937 The Adventurous Blonde
Porter (uncredited)
 1937 Wine, Women and Horses
Sambo - Hotel Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1937 Saratoga
Mr. Miles (uncredited)
 1937 A Day at the Races
Wheelchair Attendant (uncredited)
 1937 Shall We Dance
Engine Room Singer (uncredited)
 1937 Way Out West
Janitor (uncredited)
 1936 Gold Diggers of 1937
Porter Calling Passengers to Dinner (uncredited)
 1936 Spooky Hooky (Short)
Sam, the Janitor (uncredited)
 1936 White Hunter
Wanderobi Native (uncredited)
 1936 Polo Joe
Porter (uncredited)
 1936 The Green Pastures
 1936 The Invisible Ray
Safari Member (uncredited)
 1935 The Virginia Judge
Varius Trigg
 1934 The Hell Cat
Chauffeur (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Henry Dickerson

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Best remembered for his appearances in several of The Three Stooges' shorts, usually as startled cooks, quizzical orderlies, frightened porters, and apprehensive watchmen. See more »

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