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Sam Hayes (I) (1904–1958)

Sam Hayes was born on November 2, 1904 in Cooksville, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for High Sierra (1941), Exclusive (1937) and They Made Me a Criminal (1939). He was married to Sally Woods. He died on July 28, 1958 in San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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Wed, Jul 06 7:05 PM PDT on KCOPDT3 (1261)
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Known For

High Sierra Radio Announcer
Exclusive Radio Announcer
They Made Me a Criminal Fight Announcer
That's My Story! Announcer


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 1955 It Came from Beneath the Sea
Radio Newscaster (uncredited)
 1953/I Roar of the Crowd
Sam Hayes - Announcer (uncredited)
 1953 The Hitch-Hiker
Radio Broadcaster
 1952 Above and Beyond
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1951 Jim Thorpe -- All-American
1932 Olympics Announcer (uncredited)
 1950 Key to the City
Bill Murphy, TV Reporter (uncredited)
 1949 The Threat
Radio News Broadcaster (uncredited)
 1949 Jiggs and Maggie in Jackpot Jitters
Race Announcer
 1949 Joe Palooka in the Counterpunch
Fight Announcer
 1949 It Happens Every Spring
New York Broadcaster (uncredited)
 1949 Fighting Fools
Bill Rader, Sportscaster
 1948 Whiplash
Ringside Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1948 The Checkered Coat
 1947 Joe Palooka in the Knockout
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1947 It's a Joke, Son!
Radio Commentator at Victory Gathering (uncredited)
 1946 Joe Palooka, Champ
Radio Announcer
 1944 Home in Indiana
First Race Commentator (voice, uncredited)
 1943 Whistling in Brooklyn
Baseball Game Announcer (uncredited)
 1943 Song of Texas
Sam Hayes- Rodeo Announcer (uncredited)
 1943 The Meanest Man in the World
Announcer (uncredited)
 1942 Wake Island
Radio Reporter (uncredited)
 1942 To the Shores of Tripoli
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1942 The Man Who Came to Dinner
Announcer (uncredited)
 1941 The Bride Came C.O.D.
Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1941 High Sierra
Radio Announcer
 1940 City for Conquest
Sam Hayes - Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1940 Alias the Deacon
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1940 He Married His Wife
Racetrack Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 Golden Boy
Broadcaster (uncredited)
 1939 Indianapolis Speedway
Second Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 Tail Spin
Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 They Made Me a Criminal
Fight Announcer
 1938 Hold That Co-ed
Announcer of State-Clayton Game (uncredited)
 1938 The Gladiator
Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 Letter of Introduction
Announcer in Street Crowd (uncredited)
 1938 Wide Open Faces
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Radio Announcer
 1937 A Girl with Ideas
Wallie Waldron (uncredited)
 1937 That's My Story!
 1937 Over the Goal
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1937 Ali Baba Goes to Town
Radio Announcer
 1937 Saturday's Heroes
Sam Hayes - Radio Sportscaster (uncredited)
 1937 Music for Madame
KAFF Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1937 Exclusive
Radio Announcer
 1937 Draegerman Courage
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1937 Shall We Dance
Dispatcher (uncredited)
 1937 Song of the City
Radio Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1937 A Family Affair
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1937 When's Your Birthday?
Ringside Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 After the Thin Man
First News Radio Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1936 Crack-Up
Sam Hayes - Interviewer (uncredited)
 1936 Pigskin Parade
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 Charlie Chan at the Race Track
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 The Crime of Dr. Forbes
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 Parole!
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 Fury
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 The Ex-Mrs. Bradford
Race Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 The Singing Kid
News Announcer (uncredited)
 1936 The Milky Way
Polo Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1935 Diamond Jim
Race Track Announcer (uncredited)
 1935 Page Miss Glory
Radio Announcer in Nome Alaska (uncredited)
 1935 Don't Bet on Blondes
Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1935 Alibi Ike
First Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1935 The Flame Within
Sam Hayes - Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1935 Break of Hearts
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1935 Go Into Your Dance
Radio Broadcaster (uncredited)
 1935 Times Square Lady
Radio Announcer (scenes deleted)
 1935 Living on Velvet
Air Show Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 Bright Eyes
Sam Hayes - Radio News Broadcaster (voice, uncredited)
 1934 The Silver Streak
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 Broadway Bill
Race Track Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1934 The President Vanishes
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 Kid Millions
Eddie's Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 One Night of Love
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 Million Dollar Ransom
Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 Blind Date
Sam Hayes - Marathon Dance Radio Broadcaster (uncredited)
 1934 The Defense Rests
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 Twenty Million Sweethearts
Sam (uncredited)
 1934 Stand Up and Cheer!
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1934 Heat Lightning
Radio Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1933 College Coach
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1933 Saturday's Millions
William Kelly, Announcer (uncredited)
 1932 The Crowd Roars
Second Announcer (uncredited)

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Popular radio announcer in Los Angeles and San Diego during the 1930's, 1940's. and 1950's.

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