Paul Harvey (I) (1882–1955)

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Paul Harvey was born on September 10, 1882 in Sandwich, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Spellbound (1945), Algiers (1938) and High Sierra (1941). He was previously married to Merle Stanton and Ottye Henrietta Cramer (actress). He died on December 15, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Spellbound Dr. Hanish
Algiers Janvier
High Sierra Mr. Baughmam
Calamity Jane Henry Miller


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 1955-1957 The Roy Rogers Show (TV Series)
Jackson C. Revere / Jase Goodie / Jim Forrest / ...
- Johnny Rover (1957) ... Jackson C. Revere
- Ambush (1956) ... Jase Goodie
- Three Masked Men (1955) ... Jim Forrest
- The Brothers O'Dell (1955) ... Jim O'Dell
 1957 The Christophers (TV Series)
- Gentle Warrior (1957)
 1956 Ethel Barrymore Theater (TV Series)
- The Peabody's (1956)
 1956 The Ten Commandments
Royal Physician (uncredited)
 1956 Father Knows Best (TV Series)
- The Grass Is Greener (1956) ... Gribble
 1954-1956 It's a Great Life (TV Series)
Mr. DeLacy / Mr. Sidney Montgomery
- Smog Gets in Your Eyes (1956) ... Mr. DeLacy
- The Closet (1954) ... Mr. Sidney Montgomery
 1956 Studio 57 (TV Series)
Charles R. Porter
- Banana Boat to Blanca Cay (1956) ... Charles R. Porter
 1955 The Gentle Warrior (Short)
Cytus Butler
 1955 Navy Log (TV Series)
Sec'y of the Navy
- The Pentagon Story (1955) ... Sec'y of the Navy
 1955 Climax! (TV Series)
 1955 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series)
Gov. John H. Dirks
- Meet the Governor (1955) ... Gov. John H. Dirks
 1955 Jane Wyman Presents the Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- The Sport (1955) ... Joe
 1953-1955 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series)
Professor Eldridge / Mr. Hartford / Mr. Kennedy
- The Burnses and Mortons Go to New York (1955) ... Professor Eldridge
- The Uranium Caper (1955) ... Mr. Hartford
- Gracie Helps Morton Get CPA Account (1953) ... Mr. Kennedy
 1955 Willy (TV Series)
 1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Maxwell / Hardy as an Old Man
- The Great McGinty (1955) ... Maxwell
- The Copperhead (1955) ... Hardy as an Old Man
 1955 Public Defender (TV Series)
John Dalton
- End of the Line (1955) ... John Dalton
 1955 High Society
Henry Baldwin
 1955 The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (TV Series)
The Judge
- The Witness (1955) ... The Judge
 1955 The Whistler (TV Series)
Edgar Brewster
- The Man Who Ran (1955) ... Edgar Brewster
 1953-1955 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
- The Tiger's Tail (1953) ... Mayor
 1955 My Little Margie (TV Series)
James Slade
- Las Vegas Story (1955) ... James Slade
- Mardi Gras (1955)
 1955 Three for the Show
Col. Harold J. Wharton (uncredited)
 1954-1955 December Bride (TV Series)
- The Accident (1954) ... Gordon
 1954 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Mr. Richards
- Dr. Juliet (1954) ... Mr. Richards
 1954 Sabrina
Dr. Calaway (uncredited)
 1953 Calamity Jane
Henry Miller
 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series)
 1953 Here Come the Girls
Mr. Newbold (uncredited)
 1953 Remains to Be Seen
Mr. Bennett
 1953 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series)
Warden Haines
- Breakout (1953) ... Warden Haines
 1953 The Girl Who Had Everything
Sen. Drummond (uncredited)
 1953 I Love Lucy (TV Series)
Mr. Harvey
- Lucy Becomes a Sculptress (1953) ... Mr. Harvey
 1952 April in Paris
Secretary Robert Sherman
 1952 Our Miss Brooks (TV Series)
Mr. Stone
- Living Statues (1952) ... Mr. Stone
 1952 Dreamboat
Lawyer D.W. Harrington
 1952 Has Anybody Seen My Gal
Judge Wilkins
 1952 Skirts Ahoy!
Old Naval Officer in Theatre (uncredited)
 1952 The First Time
 1952 Here Come the Nelsons
Samuel T. Jones
 1951 The Amos 'n Andy Show (TV Series)
Judge Arthur J. Fleming
- Relatives (1951) ... Judge Arthur J. Fleming (uncredited)
 1951 The Tall Target
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1951 Let's Go Navy!
Lt. Cmdr. O. Tannen
 1951 Excuse My Dust
Cyrus Random, Sr.
 1951 The Great Caruso
Opera Benefit Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1951 The Bigelow Theatre (TV Series)
 1951 Thunder in God's Country
Carson Masterson
 1951 Father's Little Dividend
Rev. Galsworthy
 1951 Up Front
Col. Akeley
 1950 The Flying Missile
Gen. Benton, USA
 1950 The Milkman
D.A. Abbott
 1950 Stella
Ralph Denny (uncredited)
 1950 Three Little Words
Al Masters
 1950 The Skipper Surprised His Wife
Brendon Boyd
 1950 The Lawless
Blake - Chief of Police
 1950 Father of the Bride
Rev. Galsworthy
 1950 A Ticket to Tomahawk
Mr. Bishop (uncredited)
 1950 Riding High
 1950 The Yellow Cab Man
Pearson Hendricks
 1950 Side Street
Emil Lorrison
 1950 When Willie Comes Marching Home
Brig. Gen. Lamson (uncredited)
 1950 Unmasked
Harry Jackson
 1949 Special Agent
Mr. Travis - Rancher (uncredited)
 1949 The Girl from Jones Beach
Jim Townsend
 1949 The Fountainhead
Opera Businessman (uncredited)
 1949 Take One False Step
Mr. Arnspiger
 1949 Mr. Belvedere Goes to College
Dr. Keating
 1949 Make Believe Ballroom
George Wilcox (uncredited)
 1949 Duke of Chicago
Chester Cunningham
 1949 Down to the Sea in Ships
Capt. John Briggs
 1949 John Loves Mary
Gen. Biddle
 1948 Family Honeymoon
Chancellor Fenster
 1948 Smugglers' Cove
Terrence Mahoney Esq.
 1948 A Southern Yankee
Plaza Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1948 The Babe Ruth Story
Bagley (scenes deleted)
 1948 Waterfront at Midnight
Commissioner Ryan
 1948 Give My Regards to Broadway
Mr. Boyd (uncredited)
 1948 Blondie's Reward
John D. Dickson
 1948 Speed to Spare
Al Simmons
 1948 Lightnin' in the Forest
Judge Waterman
 1948 Call Northside 777
Martin Burns
 1948 The Judge Steps Out
John Struthers II (uncredited)
 1947 When a Girl's Beautiful
Stafford Shayne
 1947 Wyoming
Judge Sheridan
 1947 Living in a Big Way
Judge (uncredited)
 1947 High Barbaree
John Case
 1947 Out of the Blue
Mr. Holliston
 1947 Danger Street
 1947 The Late George Apley
Julian H. Dole (uncredited)
 1947 The Beginning or the End
Lieut. General W.D. Styer
 1946 That Brennan Girl
Judge (uncredited)
 1946 Heldorado
C.W. Driscoll
 1946 Shadow of a Woman
Howard K. Brooks - Chief of Detectives (uncredited)
 1946 The Bamboo Blonde
Patrick Ransom, Sr.
 1946 Easy to Wed
Curtis Farwood
 1946 In Fast Company
Patrick McCormick
 1946 Do You Love Me
Artemis Hilliard (scenes deleted)
 1946 A Night in Casablanca
Mr. Smythe
 1946 They Made Me a Killer
District Attorney Booth
 1946 Blondie's Lucky Day
Jonathan Butler, Sr.
 1946 Gay Blades
J.M. Snively
 1946 Up Goes Maisie
Mr. J.G. Nuboult
 1945 Spellbound
Dr. Hanish
 1945 Don't Fence Me In
Governor Thomas
 1945 Swingin' on a Rainbow
Thomas Marsden
 1945 State Fair
Simpson (uncredited)
 1945 Mama Loves Papa
Mr. McIntosh
 1945 The Southerner
 1945 Midnight Manhunt
Mr. McAndrews, Night Editor (uncredited)
 1945 The Chicago Kid
 1945 Pillow to Post
J.R. Howard, Coast Oil Well Supply (uncredited)
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
Hotel Manager Thompson
 1944 Thoroughbreds
John Crandall
 1944 In the Meantime, Darling
Maj. Gen. B.R. Garnett (uncredited)
 1944 Jamboree
P.J. Jarvis
 1944 Henry Aldrich Plays Cupid
Senator Tom Caldicott
 1944 Four Jills in a Jeep
General (uncredited)
 1943 Mystery Broadcast
Arthur J. Stanley
 1943 Man from Music Mountain
Arthur Davis
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars
Dr. Kirby (uncredited)
 1942 Heart of the Golden West
James Barrabee
 1942 You Can't Escape Forever
Major Turner
 1942 Moonlight Masquerade
John Bennett Sr.
 1942 The Man Who Wouldn't Die
Dudley Wolff
 1942 Blondie's Blessed Event
William Lawrence (uncredited)
 1942 A Tragedy at Midnight
 1941 Remember the Day
Sen. Phillips
 1941 You're in the Army Now
General Philpot
 1941 Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case
Dist. Atty. Winton
 1941 Rise and Shine
Orville Turner
 1941 Three Girls About Town
Fred Chambers
 1941 You Belong to Me
 1941 Great Guns
Gen. Taylor
 1941 Law of the Tropics
Alfred King, Sr.
 1941 Puddin' Head
Mr. Harvey
 1941 Out of the Fog
Judge Moriarty
 1941 Ride on Vaquero
Colonel Warren
 1941 High Sierra
Mr. Baughmam
 1940 Behind the News
Dist. Atty. Hardin S. Kelly
 1940 Arizona
Solomon Warner
 1940 Manhattan Heartbeat
Dr. Bentley
 1940 Maryland
 1940 Sailor's Lady
 1940 Typhoon
Dea's father
 1940 The Marines Fly High
Col. Hill
 1940 Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet
Defense Attorney (uncredited)
 1940 High School
James Wallace
 1940 Brother Rat and a Baby
Sterling Randolph
 1939 Two Thoroughbreds
Horse Owner
 1939 Meet Dr. Christian
John Hewitt
 1939 Stanley and Livingstone
Colonel Grimes
 1939 News Is Made at Night
Inspector Melrose
 1939 The Forgotten Woman
Charles Courtenay
 1939 The Gorilla
A.P. Conway
 1939 They Shall Have Music
Heifetz' Manager
 1939 Mr. Moto in Danger Island
Governor John Bentley
 1939 Never Say Die
Jasper Hawkins
 1938 Charlie Chan in Honolulu
Police Inspector Rawlins
 1938 The Sisters
Caleb Ammon
 1938 If I Were King
Burgundian Herald
 1938 I'll Give a Million
 1938 The Higgins Family
Ollie Thornwald
 1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Cyrus Bartlett
 1938 Love on a Budget
Emory Fisher
 1938 A Slight Case of Murder
Mr. Whitewood
 1938 Algiers
 1937 High Flyers
Horace Arlington
 1937 My Dear Miss Aldrich
Mr. Sinclair
 1937 Big City
District Attorney Gilbert
 1937 On Again-Off Again
Mr. Applegate
 1937 The Devil Is Driving
Sam Mitchell
 1937 23 1/2 Hours Leave
Gen. Markley
 1937 Black Legion
 1936 Mind Your Own Business
 1936 Three Men on a Horse
Clarence Dobbins
 1936 The Plainsman
Yellow Hand
 1936 Mad Holiday
Chief Gibbs (uncredited)
 1936 The General Died at Dawn
American Husband (uncredited)
 1936 Yellowstone
Chief Ranger R. C. Radell
 1936 Postal Inspector
Police Lt. Ordway (uncredited)
 1936 The Return of Sophie Lang
Insp. Parr
 1936 Private Number
Perry Winfield
 1936 The Witness Chair
Prosecuting Attorney Martin
 1936 The Walking Dead
 1936 August Weekend
George Washburne
 1936 The Petrified Forest
Mr. Chisholm
 1936 Rose of the Rancho
Boss Martin
 1935 Thanks a Million
 1935 Broadway Melody of 1936
Managing Editor
 1935 Alibi Ike
Lefty Crawford
 1935 Goin' to Town
 1935 Four Hours to Kill!
Capt. Seaver
 1935 I'll Love You Always
 1935 The Whole Town's Talking
'J.G.' Carpenter
 1934 A Wicked Woman
Ed Trice
 1934 Broadway Bill
James Whitehall
 1934 The President Vanishes
 1934 Kid Millions
Sheik Mulhulla
 1934 The Affairs of Cellini
 1934 She Was a Lady
Jeff Dyer
 1934 Handy Andy
Charlie Norcross
 1934 Hat, Coat, and Glove
The Prosecuting Attorney
 1934 Charlie Chan's Courage
J.P. Madden / Jerry Delaney
 1934 Born to Be Bad
Attorney Brian
 1934 The Last Gentleman
Judd's Creditors (uncredited)
 1934 Looking for Trouble
James Regan
 1934 The House of Rothschild
Solomon Rothschild
 1933 Advice to the Forlorn
 1932 The Wiser Sex
 1930 The Strong Arm (Short)
 1929 The Awful Truth
Dan Leeson
 1928 Two Masters (Short)
 1918 Men Who Have Made Love to Me
The Literary Man (as R. Paul Harvey)
 1917 The Fable of the Toilsome Ascent and the Shining Table Lamp (Short)
Sylvester (as R. Paul Harvey)
 1917 The Fable of All That Triangle Stuff As Sized Up by the Meal Ticket (Short)
Williston Fosbrook (as R. Paul Harvey)
 1915 The Pearl of the Antilles
Col. Henry Richmond (as R. Paul Harvey)
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Stage Play: Dinner at Eight. Comedy. Written by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber. Assistant Director: Robert B. Sinclair. Directed by George S. Kaufman. Music Box Theatre: 22 Oct 1932- May 1933 (closing date unknown/232 performances). Cast: George Alison, Ann Andrews, Clarence Bellair, Marguerite Churchill (as "Paula Jordan"), Constance ... See more »

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