Lynne Overman (1887–1943)


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Lynne Overman was born on September 19, 1887 in Maryville, Missouri, USA as Woodson Lynne Overman Woodson Lynne Overman. He was an actor, known for She Loves Me Not (1934), Union Pacific (1939) and Reap the Wild Wind (1942). He was married to Emily Helen Drange and Sylvia Antoinette Hazette. He died on February 19, 1943 in Santa Monica, California... See full bio »

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She Loves Me Not Gus McNeal
(1934)
Union Pacific Leach Overmile
(1939)
Reap the Wild Wind Captain Phillip Philpott
(1942)
(1934)

Filmography

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 1943 The Desert Song
Johnny Walsh
 1943 Dixie
Mr. Whitlock
 1942 Star Spangled Rhythm
Mark in Card Playing Skit
 1942 Silver Queen
Hector Bailey
 1942 The Forest Rangers
Jammer Jones
 1942 Reap the Wild Wind
Captain Phillip Philpott
 1942 Roxie Hart
Jake Callahan
 1941 New York Town
Sam
 1941 Caught in the Draft
Steve Riggs
 1941 The Hard-Boiled Canary
George Thomas
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Tod McDuff
 1940 Safari
Jock McPhail
 1940 Edison, the Man
Bunt Cavatt
 1940 Typhoon
Skipper Joe
 1939 Death of a Champion
Oliver Quade
 1939 Union Pacific
Leach Overmile
 1939 Persons in Hiding
Agent Pete Griswold
 1938 Ride a Crooked Mile
Oklahoma
 1938 Sons of the Legion
Charles Lee
 1938 Spawn of the North
'Jack' Jackson
 1938 Men with Wings
Hank Rinebow
 1938 Hunted Men
Peter Harris
 1938 Her Jungle Love
Jimmy Wallace
 1938 The Big Broadcast of 1938
Scoop McPhail
 1937 True Confession
Bartender
 1937 Night Club Scandal
Russell Kirk - Reporter
 1937 Partners in Crime
Hank Hyer
 1937 Blonde Trouble
Joe Hart
 1937 Wild Money
Perry Brown
 1937 Hotel Haywire
Dr. Parkhouse
 1937 Nobody's Baby
Det. Lt. Emory Littleworth
 1937 Murder Goes to College
Henry 'Hank' Hyer
 1937 Don't Tell the Wife
Steven A. 'Steve' Dorsey
 1936 The Jungle Princess
Frank
 1936 Three Married Men
Jeff Mullins
 1936 Yours for the Asking
Honeysuckle
 1936 Poppy
Attorney Eddie G. Whiffen
 1936 Collegiate
Sour-Puss
 1935 Two for Tonight
Harry
 1935 Men Without Names
Gabby Lambert
 1935 Paris in Spring
DuPont
 1935 Rumba
Flash
 1935 Enter Madame!
Mr. Farnum
 1934 Broadway Bill
Oscar 'Happy' McGuire
 1934 You Belong to Me
Brown - Theatre Manager
 1934 She Loves Me Not
Gus McNeal
 1934 The Great Flirtation
Joe Lang
 1934 Little Miss Marker
Regret
 1934 Midnight
Joe Biggers (as Lynn Overman)
 1934 Around the Clock (Short)
 1933 The Poor Fish (Short) (as Lynn Overman)
 1930 Five Minutes from the Station (Short)
Bert Adams (as Lynn Overman)
 1929 Kisses (Short)
Robert Stanton (as Lynn Overman)
 1928 The Perfect Crime
Newlywed (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Hot-Cha! See more »

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Alternate Names:

Lynn Overman

Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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Laid-back character actor from the stage (Broadway, 1919-1932), who specialised in Runyonesque gangsters or the wisecracking friend of the star. Particularly effective at delivering droll one-liners in his unique pitch-changing voice, which he did to great effect in such films as 'Union Pacific', 'Northwest Mounted Police', 'Roxie Hart' and 'Reap the Wild Wind". See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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