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Joe Kirk (I) (1903–1975)

Joe Kirk was born on October 1, 1903 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Impact (1949), Abbott and Costello Go to Mars (1953) and Here Come the Co-eds (1945). He was married to Elizabeth Joan Walker Kirk and Marie Katherine Cristillo. He died on April 16, 1975 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Impact Hotel Clerk
Here Come the Co-eds
Here Come the Co-eds Honest Dan Murphy the Bookie
Buck Privates Come Home
Buck Privates Come Home Real Estate Salesman


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 1965 I'll Take Sweden
Man in Bunny Costume (uncredited)
 1958-1960 U.S. Marshal (TV Series)
Joe Latimer / Turk / Ed Mathis
- The Man Who Never Was (1960) ... Joe Latimer
- The Stool Pigeon (1958) ... Turk
- Wishing Well (1958) ... Ed Mathis
 1958 How to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series)
- The Maid (1958) ... Eddie
 1957-1958 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Lew Hawks / Joe / Edgar Dawson
- Federal Witness (1957) ... Lew Hawks
- Little Man with a Big Gun (1957) ... Joe
- Bank Robbery (1957) ... Edgar Dawson
 1957-1958 Official Detective (TV Series)
Al the Bartender / Beck
- Hijackers (1958) ... Al the Bartender
- Beauty in a Bag (1957) ... Beck (uncredited)
 1957 Circus Boy (TV Series)
Bano / Maestro / Maestro Bono
- Bimbo Jr. (1957) ... Bano
- Death Defying Dozetti (1957) ... Maestro (uncredited)
- The Great Gambini's Son (1957) ... Maestro Bono
 1957 The Silent Service (TV Series)
- The U.S.S. Tang vs. Truk (1957) ... C.P.O.
 1957 Monkey on My Back
Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1957 Whirlybirds (TV Series)
Police Officer
- Human Bomb (1957) ... Police Officer
 1956 Hot Shots
Detective Adams - Arresting Officer (uncredited)
 1956 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Clothing Store Clerk
 1955 Texaco Star Theatre (TV Series)
Sketch Actor
- Episode #8.4 (1955) ... Sketch Actor
 1955 Night Freight
 1954 The Long Wait
Servo's Hit Man (uncredited)
 1953 Fort Algiers
 1952-1953 The Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series)
Mr. Bacciagalupe / Double Crossing Dan / Indian / ...
- Safari (1953) ... Mr. Bacciagalupe
- The Actors' Home (1953) ... Mr. Bacciagalupe
- Little Old Lady (1953) ... Mr. Bacciagalupe
- Las Vegas (1953) ... Double Crossing Dan
- Television (1953) ... Mr. Bacciagalupe
 1953 Abbott and Costello Go to Mars
Dr. Orvilla
 1953 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Gangster with Binoculars
- Czar of the Underworld (1953) ... Gangster with Binoculars (uncredited)
 1953 The Mississippi Gambler
Onlooker at Poker Game (uncredited)
 1952 Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd
Flirtatious Pirate (uncredited)
 1952 Lost in Alaska
Henchman (as Joseph Kirk)
 1952 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series)
Mr. Bacciagalupe / Cop
- Episode #2.32 (1952) ... Mr. Bacciagalupe / Cop
 1952 Jack and the Beanstalk
Villager (uncredited)
 1951 Comin' Round the Mountain
Concession Stand Counterman (uncredited)
 1950 The Jackie Robinson Story
Tony (uncredited)
 1949 Red Light
Reporter in Newsreel (uncredited)
 1949 Impact
Hotel Clerk
 1949 The Big Sombrero
Man With Cigar (uncredited)
 1948 Mexican Hayride
Second Businessman (uncredited)
 1948 My Dear Secretary
Process Server with Divorce Papers (uncredited)
 1948 Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
Man at Costume Party in Fez (uncredited)
 1948 The Noose Hangs High
Gangster (uncredited)
 1947 The Web
Joe - Plainclothesman (uncredited)
 1947 Buck Privates Come Home
Real Estate Salesman
 1946 Inside Job
Fenway (uncredited)
 1946 Smooth as Silk
Joe (uncredited)
 1946 Little Giant
 1945 River Gang
Gangster (uncredited)
 1945 The Naughty Nineties
 1945 Blonde Ransom
 1945 See My Lawyer
Bookie (uncredited)
 1945 Here Come the Co-eds
Honest Dan Murphy the Bookie
 1944 House of Frankenstein
Schwartz (uncredited)
 1944 Bowery to Broadway
Billboard Man (uncredited)
 1944 Christmas Holiday
Airline Attendant (uncredited)
 1944 Ghost Catchers
Mug (uncredited)
 1944 Moon Over Las Vegas
Ticket Taker (uncredited)
 1944 Prices Unlimited (Short) (uncredited)
 1944 Sweethearts of the U.S.A.
Ghost of Napoleon (as Joseph Kirk)
 1944 Phantom Lady
Sanders - Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1943 Pistol Packin' Mama
Joe McGurn
 1943 Margin for Error
Officer Solomon (uncredited)
 1942 Over My Dead Body
 1942 Pittsburgh
Nightclub Bit Role (uncredited)
 1942 X Marks the Spot
Henchman Jerry (as Joseph Kirk)
 1942 Who Done It?
Harry - the Radio Technician (uncredited)
 1942 Pardon My Sarong
Henchman with Tabor (uncredited)
 1942 Smart Alecks
 1942 Vendetta (Short)
Napoleon Bonaparte (uncredited)
 1942 Rio Rita
Pet Shop Owner (uncredited)
 1942 Mr. Wise Guy
Man in Newsreel with Prize Money (uncredited)
 1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc.
Brownstone Heavy 3 (uncredited)
 1941 Spooks Run Wild
Camp Counselor (uncredited)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Merry-Go-Round (1927). Opened at the Klaw Theatre on August 1st. Presented by Richard Herndon. Book and Lyrics by Morrie Ryskind and Howard Dietz. Cast included: Joe Kirk, Jack Lenny, Jimmy Ormande, Jack Edwards, Knox Herold, Libby Holman, Clifford Walker, Arthur Lipson, Frances Gershwin, William Leibing, Devah Worrell, Vida ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Joseph Kirk

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Main reason for Joe Kirk's disappearance from the Abbott and Costello show is that Lou's sister divorced him in 1953 See more »

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