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Henry A. Escalante (1915–2002)

Henry A. Escalante was born on December 5, 1915 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Hart to Hart (1979) and Sol Madrid (1968). He was married to Sylvia Escalante and Lorena Louise Markham Escalante. He died on January 23, 2002 in Montebello, California. See full bio »

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Hart to Hart
The Raid (S1, Ep17)
Wed, Aug 10 6:00 PM PDT on OVATION (187)
Paint Your Wagon
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Known For

Hart to Hart Blacksmith
(1980)
Sol Madrid Dietrich Gunman
(1968)
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Col. Acevedo / Manuel
(1967)

Filmography

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 1983 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Juan
- Death Boat (1983) ... Juan (as Henry Escalante)
 1980 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Blacksmith
- The Raid (1980) ... Blacksmith (as Henry Escalante)
 1970 Monte Walsh
Cowboy (as Blackie Escalante)
 1969 Paint Your Wagon
Miner (uncredited)
 1968 Sol Madrid
Dietrich Gunman
 1967 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Manuel / Col. Acevedo
- The Fiery Angel Affair (1967) ... Manuel (as Henry Escalante)
- The THRUSH Roulette Affair (1967) ... Col. Acevedo (as Henry Escalante)
 1966-1967 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Guard / Circus Performer
- The U.N.C.L.E. Samurai Affair (1967) ... Guard
- The Romany Lie Affair (1966) ... Circus Performer
 1959 Mackenzie's Raiders (TV Series)
Mr. Escamilla
- The Court Martial of Trooper Davis (1959) ... Mr. Escamilla (as Henry Escalante)
 1957 Tip on a Dead Jockey
Madrid Control (uncredited)
 1956 The Ten Commandments
Taskmaster / Palace Guard (uncredited)
 1956 Santiago
Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1956 The Three Outlaws
Corporal (as Henry Escalante)
 1956 The Man Called X (TV Series)
- U.S. Planes (1956)
 1955 Apache Ambush
Ramirez (uncredited)
 1955 Hell's Island (uncredited)
 1955 Escape to Burma (uncredited)
 1954 Creature from the Black Lagoon
Chico (as Henry Escalante)
 1953 Appointment in Honduras
Soldier (uncredited)
 1953 Second Chance (uncredited)
 1953 Salome
Acrobat (uncredited)
 1953 The Hitch-Hiker
Mexican Guard (uncredited)
 1952 Untamed Frontier
Vaquero (uncredited)
 1951 Little Egypt
Man Wearing Fez (uncredited)
 1949 Captain Carey, U.S.A.
Brutus (uncredited)
 1949 Border Incident
Mexican Sergeant (uncredited)
 1944 Frenchman's Creek
Pirate Crewman (uncredited)
 1944 Lady in the Dark
Acrobatic Tumbler (uncredited)
Show Show Stunts (11 credits)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Blackie Escalante | Henry 'Blackie' Escalante | Henry Escalante

Spouse:

Sylvia Escalante  (his death)  (2 children) | See more »
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Trivia:

Circus tumbler, trapeze artist and stunt double for Johnny Weissmuller. See more »

Nickname:

Blackie

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