Tim Holt (I) (1919–1973)

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As they say, like father, like son. Cowboy hero Tim Holt avidly followed in the boots of his famous character-actor dad, the granite-jawed Jack Holt (b. Charles John Holt), who appeared in hundreds of silents and talkies (many of them westerns) over the years. The two actually appeared together as father and son in the western The Arizona Ranger (... See full bio »

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Stagecoach Lt. Blanchard
My Darling Clementine Virgil Earp


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 1971 This Stuff'll Kill Ya!
Agent Clark
 1969 The Virginian (TV Series)
Abe Landeen
- A Woman of Stone (1969) ... Abe Landeen
 1965 The Yesterday Machine
Police Lt. Partane
 1957 The Monster That Challenged the World
Lt. Cmdr. John 'Twill' Twillinger
 1953 Chevron Theatre (TV Series)
 1952 Desert Passage
Tim Holt
 1952 Target
Tim Holt
 1952 Road Agent
Tim Holt
 1952 Trail Guide
Tim Holt
 1951 Overland Telegraph
Tim Holt
 1951 Hot Lead
Tim Holt
 1951 Pistol Harvest
Tim Holt
 1951 His Kind of Woman
Bill Lusk
 1951 Gunplay
Tim Holt
 1951 Saddle Legion
Dave Saunders
 1951 Law of the Badlands
Dave Saunders
 1950 Rio Grande Patrol
Kansas Jones
 1950 Border Treasure
Ed Porter
 1950 Rider from Tucson
Dave Saunders
 1950 Storm Over Wyoming
Dave Saunders
 1950 Dynamite Pass
Ross Taylor
 1950 Riders of the Range
Kansas Jones
 1949 The Mysterious Desperado
Tim Holt
 1949 Masked Raiders
Tim Holt
 1949 Stagecoach Kid
Dave Collins
 1949 Rustlers
Dick McBride
 1949 Brothers in the Saddle
Tim Taylor
 1948 Gun Smugglers
Tim Holt
 1948 Indian Agent
Dave Taylor
 1948 Guns of Hate
Bob Banning
 1948 The Arizona Ranger
Bob Morgan
 1948 Western Heritage
Ross Daggert
 1947 Wild Horse Mesa
Dave Jordan
 1947 Under the Tonto Rim
Brad Canfield
 1947 Thunder Mountain
Marvin Hayden
 1946 My Darling Clementine
Virgil Earp
 1943 The Avenging Rider
Brit Marshall
 1943 Sagebrush Law
Tom Weston
 1943 Fighting Frontier
Kit Russell
 1943 Hitler's Children
Karl Bruner
 1942 Pirates of the Prairie
Deputy Marshal Larry Durant
 1942 Red River Robin Hood
Jim Carey
 1942 Bandit Ranger
Clay Travers
 1942 Thundering Hoofs
Bill Underwood
 1942 The Magnificent Ambersons
George Minafer
 1942 Come on Danger
Jack Mason
 1942 Land of the Open Range
Deputy Dave Walton
 1942 Riding the Wind
Clay Stewart
 1941 Know for Sure (Short)
Jerry Anderson (uncredited)
 1941 Dude Cowboy
Terry McVey
 1941 The Bandit Trail
Steve Haggerty
 1941 Six-Gun Gold
Don Cardigan
 1941 Cyclone on Horseback
Stan Bradford
 1941 Robbers of the Range
Jim Drummond aka Curly Yantis
 1941 Along the Rio Grande
 1941 Back Street
Richard Saxel
 1940 The Fargo Kid
The Fargo Kid
 1940 Wagon Train
Zack Sibley
 1940 Swiss Family Robinson
Fritz Robinson
 1940 Laddie
Laddie Stanton
 1939 City in Darkness
Soldier (uncredited)
 1939 Fifth Avenue Girl
Tim Borden
 1939 The Girl and the Gambler
Johnny Powell
 1939 The Rookie Cop
Clem Maitland
 1939 The Spirit of Culver
Capt. Wilson
 1939 Stagecoach
Lt. Blanchard
 1938 The Law West of Tombstone
Ted - aka The Tonto Kid
 1938 Sons of the Legion
Steven Scott
 1938 The Renegade Ranger
Larry Corwin
 1938 Gold Is Where You Find It
Lance Ferris
 1938 I Met My Love Again
Budge Williams
 1937 Stella Dallas
Richard Grosvenor
 1937 History Is Made at Night
S.O.S. Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1928 The Vanishing Pioneer
John Ballard, Age 7
 1926 Forlorn River
Child (uncredited)
 1926 The Enchanted Hill
Child (uncredited)
 1923 Hollywood
Jack Holt's Baby Son (uncredited)
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Jennifer Holt (sibling)

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Personal Quote:

I never did feel there was anything mystic about Hollywood. I never really did like it.


From 1941-43 and 1948-53, he was a top ten western star. See more »


His on screen character usually wore gloves since Tim believed this was a realistic view of a "real" working cowboy.

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