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Charles Murphy (I) (1881–1942)

Charles Murphy was born on December 12, 1881 in Independence, Missouri, USA as Charles Bernard Murphy. He is known for his work on The Jungle Stockade (1915), Romance of the Rockies (1937) and The Great Circus Mystery (1925). He was married to Lillian L. Myrick. He died on June 11, 1942 in Bakersfield, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Jungle Stockade King Lomba
The Oregon Trail Tompkins


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 1943 Cheyenne Roundup
Henchman (uncredited)
 1943 Border Patrol
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1942 Lost Canyon
Posse Rider (uncredited)
 1942 Bandit Ranger
Cattle Rustler (uncredited)
 1942 Overland Mail
Townsman [Chs. 9, 12] (uncredited)
 1942 The Silver Bullet
Murder-Reporter (uncredited)
 1942 In Old California
Barfly (uncredited)
 1942 Down Texas Way
Bert (uncredited)
 1942 Stagecoach Buckaroo
Saloon Henchman (uncredited)
 1941 Secret of the Wastelands
Henchman (uncredited)
 1941 Outlaws of the Desert
Cowhand Pete (uncredited)
 1941 Texas
Cattleman at Meeting (uncredited)
 1941 Stick to Your Guns
Henchman (uncredited)
 1941 Nevada City
Bartender (uncredited)
 1941 Sheriff of Tombstone
Miner (uncredited)
 1941 The Singing Hill
Rancher (uncredited)
 1941 Border Vigilantes
Vigilante (uncredited)
 1941 Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie
Barfly (uncredited)
 1941 The Round Up
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1941 Ridin' on a Rainbow
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1941 Doomed Caravan
Fiesta Guest (uncredited)
 1940 Texas Terrors
Miner (uncredited)
 1940 Three Men from Texas
Stage Guard (uncredited)
 1940 One Night in the Tropics
Drunk in Court (uncredited)
 1940 A Little Bit of Heaven
Man with Lion (uncredited)
 1940 The Villain Still Pursued Her
Lamplighter (uncredited)
 1940 The Tulsa Kid
Limpy (uncredited)
 1940 When the Daltons Rode
Tim (uncredited)
 1940 Winners of the West
Workman [Ch. 2] (uncredited)
 1940 Adventures of Red Ryder
Stage Driver #2 [Ch. 3] (uncredited)
 1940 Bad Man from Red Butte
Townsman (uncredited)
 1940 The Showdown
Townsman (uncredited)
 1940 Knights of the Range
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1939 Zorro's Fighting Legion
Pepito - Carriage Driver [Ch. 6] (uncredited)
 1939 Destry Rides Again
Townsman (uncredited)
 1939 Oklahoma Frontier
Bartender (uncredited)
 1939 Dick Tracy's G-Men
Stopes (uncredited)
 1939 New Frontier
Zeke (uncredited)
 1939 Mutiny on the Blackhawk (uncredited)
 1939 The Oregon Trail
 1939 Heritage of the Desert
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 1939 While America Sleeps (Short)
Foreman (uncredited)
 1939 Silver on the Sage
Barfly (uncredited)
 1939 The Lone Ranger Rides Again
Townsman in Voting Line (Ch. 9) (uncredited)
 1939 You Can't Cheat an Honest Man
Lon - Roustabout (uncredited)
 1938 Santa Fe Stampede
Man at Meeting (uncredited)
 1938 Exposed
Bum (uncredited)
 1938 The Mexicali Kid
Posse Rider (uncredited)
 1938 Sunset Trail
2nd Stage Guard (uncredited)
 1938 The Road to Reno
 1938 Panamint's Bad Man
Barfly (uncredited)
 1938 Pride of the West
Ed - Townsman (uncredited)
 1938 Flaming Frontiers
Bartender [Ch. 4} (uncredited)
 1938 Bar 20 Justice
Murphy, a Miner (uncredited)
 1938 The Devil's Party
Brown (uncredited)
 1938 Rawhide
Gehrig Cowhand (uncredited)
 1938 Goodbye Broadway
Passerby (uncredited)
 1938 Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars
Sergeant-at-Arms [Ch. 1] (uncredited)
 1938 Cassidy of Bar 20
Henchman Tex (uncredited)
 1938 Midnight Intruder
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1938 The Jury's Secret
Flood Victim (uncredited)
 1937 Tim Tyler's Luck
Henchman [Ch. 12] (uncredited)
 1937 Romance of the Rockies
 1937 Wild Horse Rodeo
Rodeo Time Judge (uncredited)
 1937 The Westland Case
Mr. Washington, - Bookkeeper (uncredited)
 1937 Radio Patrol
Hobo-Henchman (uncredited)
 1937 Black Aces
Townsman (uncredited)
 1937 SOS Coast Guard
S.S. Adamic Mate (uncredited)
 1937 Public Cowboy No. 1
Townsman (uncredited)
 1937 West Bound Limited
Freight Brakeman (uncredited)
 1937 Wild West Days
Powder Wagon Driver [Ch. 6] (uncredited)
 1937 North of the Rio Grande
Waltzer (uncredited)
 1937 Border Cafe
Rustler (uncredited)
 1937 Armored Car
Bartender (uncredited)
 1937 Secret Agent X-9
Jolly Roger Ticket-Taker (uncredited)
 1937 The Man Who Found Himself
Hobo (uncredited)
 1937 The Barrier
Miner (uncredited)
 1937 Git Along Little Dogies
Townsman (uncredited)
 1937 Round-Up Time in Texas
Reporter of Open Corral Gate (uncredited)
 1937 They Wanted to Marry
Hobo in Jail (uncredited)
 1937 Girl Overboard
Night Watchman (uncredited)
 1937 Jungle Jim
Sailor (uncredited)
 1937 The Mighty Treve
Jailer (uncredited)
 1936 Night Waitress
Gangster (uncredited)
 1936 Yellowstone
Dishwasher (uncredited)
 1936 Dangerous Waters
Sailor (uncredited)
 1936 The Adventures of Frank Merriwell
Yacht Crewman (uncredited)
 1935 Stormy
Bartender (uncredited)
 1935 Powdersmoke Range
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 The Man from Guntown
Teamster (uncredited)
 1935 Lady Tubbs
Rider (uncredited)
 1935 The Outlaw Deputy
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 Border Brigands
Henchman (uncredited)
 1935 Gun Smoke
Deputy (uncredited)
 1935 The Bride of Frankenstein
Guard (uncredited)
 1935 The Call of the Savage
Grubb, Freighter's Mate [Ch. 1] (uncredited)
 1935 Stone of Silver Creek
Barfly (uncredited)
 1935 Princess O'Hara
Mechanic (uncredited)
 1935 Rustlers of Red Dog
Kruger (uncredited)
 1935 Square Shooter
Miller Rider (uncredited)
 1934 When a Man Sees Red
Cowhand Murph (uncredited)
 1934 Tailspin Tommy
Henchman-Mechanic Grease Rowley / Train Flagman (uncredited)
 1934 Rocky Rhodes
Bartender (uncredited)
 1934 The Red Rider
Art (uncredited)
 1934 Smoking Guns
Ranger (uncredited)
 1934 Half a Sinner
Fight Announcer
 1934 Honor of the Range
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1934 The Last Round-Up
Rancher (uncredited)
 1933 Phantom Thunderbolt
Barfly (uncredited)
 1932 Law and Order
Says Luther Shot First (uncredited)
 1932 45 Calibre Echo
Cowhand in Saloon (uncredited)
 1931 The Range Feud
Man at Meeting (uncredited)
 1931 Battling with Buffalo Bill
Townsman [Chs. 6, 10] (uncredited)
 1931 Chinatown After Dark
Cop (uncredited)
 1931 The One Way Trail
Barfly (uncredited)
 1931 Spell of the Circus
Hank Harris
 1930 The Indians Are Coming
Murph (Ch. 4) (uncredited)
 1927 The Trail of the Tiger
Rube Murphy
 1925 The Great Circus Mystery (as Carlo De Bernardi)
 1923 Red Lights
The Henchman
 1923 Souls for Sale
Boss Canvasman (uncredited)
 1923 Single Handed
Foreman (as C.B. Murphy)
 1922 Golden Dreams
Animal Trainer (as C.B. Murphy)
 1922 The Gray Dawn
Bill Collector
 1921 The Room of Death (Short) (as C.B. Murphy)
 1921 The Rowdy
Pete Curry (as C.B. Murphy)
 1921 Man of the Forest
Snake Anson
 1921 The Man Tamer
Tim Murphy (as C.B. Murphy)
 1920 The U.P. Trail
Larry 'Red' King
 1920 The Dwelling Place of Light
Guido Antonelli
 1920 Riders of the Dawn (uncredited)
 1919 Back to God's Country
The Half-Breed (uncredited)
 1916 The Adventures of Kathlyn
Chief of Boatmen
 1915 When California Was Wild (Short)
 1915 The Tiger Slayer (Short) (as C.B. Murphy)
 1915 The Jaguar Trap (Short)
 1915 The Jungle Stockade (Short)
King Lomba (as C.B. Murphy)
 1915 Jack's Pals (Short)
Jack Murphy (as C.B. Murphy)
 1915 The Guardian's Dilemma (Short)
Capt. Carlos Bernardo
 1914 The Jungle Samaritan (Short)
Donald Prentice
 1914 The Court of Death (Short)
Chief of Boatmen (as C.J. Murphy)
 1913 The Adventures of Kathlyn
Chief of Boatmen (as C.J. Murphy)
Show Show Additional Crew (3 credits)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Carlo De Bernardi | C.B. Murphy | C.J. Murphy | Mr. Murphy


Lillian L. Myrick  (his death)  (1 child)

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Before he became an actor, he was an animal trainer and lion tamer in vaudeville and in traveling circuses, going by the names "Carlos Bernardo" and "Carlo Bernardi". From 1924 through the early 1930s he was the superintendent of Universal Pictures' zoo. See more »


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