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William Layton (1913–1995)

William Layton was born on December 23, 1913 in Osborne, Kansas, USA as William Hardesty Layton. He was an actor, known for The Scarlet Letter (1973), The Wind's Fierce (1970) and Open Season (1974). He died on June 15, 1995 in Madrid, Spain. See full bio »


(age 81) in Madrid, Spain

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Known For

The Scarlet Letter
The Scarlet Letter Gov. Bellingham
The Wind's Fierce
The Wind's Fierce Don Lucas
Open Season
Open Season District Attorney
Curro Jiménez
Curro Jiménez Marqués


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 1984 Teresa de Jesús (TV Series)
 1983 Bearn o la sala de las muñecas
Dr. Wassman
 1981 Cervantes (TV Series)
Juan de la Cuesta
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... Juan de la Cuesta (uncredited)
 1980 F.E.N.
 1979 Los mitos (TV Series)
- Gea II (1979)
- Gea (1979)
 1979 El juglar y la reina (TV Series)
 1978 Estudio 1 (TV Series)
- Los comuneros (1978)
 1977 Curro Jiménez (TV Series)
- El míster (1977) ... Marqués (as William Leyton)
 1977 La Gioconda está triste
Secretario ONU
 1977 La saga de los Rius (TV Series)
- Episode #1.13 (1977) ... Bibi
- Episode #1.12 (1977) ... Bibi
- Episode #1.9 (1977) ... Bibi
 1976 Memoria
 1975 La adúltera
 1974 Los nuevos españoles
Harry Flanagan
 1974 Cuentos y leyendas (TV Series)
Conde de Gomara
- La promesa (1974) ... Conde de Gomara
 1974 Open Season
District Attorney
 1974 Los libros (TV Series)
Capitán Achab
- Un hombre contra el sol (1974) ... Capitán Achab
 1973 Los camioneros (TV Series)
- Ruta bajo la nieve de enero (1973) ... Ramón (as Willian Layton)
 1973 Bell from Hell
Dr. Cunqueiro (uncredited)
 1973 The Scarlet Letter
Gov. Bellingham
 1972 Travels with My Aunt
Art Expert (uncredited)
 1972 The House Without Frontiers
Líder de la casa
 1971 Man in the Wilderness
 1971 A Town Called Hell (uncredited)
 1970 The Wind's Fierce
Don Lucas
 1970 Transplant
Professor Schirmer
 1969 La vida sigue igual
D. Miguel
 1969 Esa mujer
 1968 Los que tocan el piano
Mr. Bannister
 1967 Las que tienen que servir
Mr. Stevens
 1961 Siempre es domingo (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Command Decision (1947). Drama. Written by William Wister Haines. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner. Costume Design by Julia Sze. Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner. Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey and Arthur H. Ross. Directed by John O'Shaughnessy. Fulton Theatre: 1 Oct 1947- 198 Sep 1948 (409 performances). Cast: Paul Kelly ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Willian Layton | William Leyton

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Inducted into the Osborne County [Kansas] Hall of Fame in 2017.

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