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Wendell K. Phillips (1907–1991)

Wendell K. Phillips was born on November 27, 1907 in Blandinsville, Illinois, USA as Wendell Keith Phillips. He was an actor, known for Close-Up (1948), The Defenders (1961) and Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (1950). He was married to Jean Shelton and Odielein Pearce. He died on October 6, 1991 in Berkeley, California, USA. See full bio »

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Close-Up Harold
The Defenders
The Defenders Judge / The Judge
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse William Herndon
The Burglar
The Burglar Police Captain


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 1965 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Mr. Landau
- An Unweeded Garden (1965) ... Mr. Landau (as Wendell Phillips)
 1965 The Fool Killer
Old Man (uncredited)
 1962-1963 The Defenders (TV Series)
The Judge / Judge
- Conspiracy of Silence (1963) ... The Judge (as Wendell K. Phillips Sr.)
- The Broken Barrelhead (1962) ... Judge
 1963 East Side/West Side (TV Series)
Judge Brand
- Something for the Girls (1963) ... Judge Brand
 1957 The Burglar
Police Captain
 1954 The Secret Storm (TV Series)
Ezra Lake #1 (1958)
 1953 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
 1951 Out There (TV Series)
- Misfit (1951) ... (as Wendell Phillips)
 1950 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series)
William Herndon
- Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1950) ... William Herndon
 1948 Close-Up
Harold (as Wendell Phillips)
 1947 Kiss of Death
Tony 'Pep' Mangone (uncredited)
 1945 Abe Lincoln in Illinois: Act II (TV Movie)
Bill Herndon

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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

Alternate Names:

Wendell K. Phillips Sr. | Wendell Phillips

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