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Lon Poff (1870–1952)

Lon Poff was born on February 8, 1870 in Bedford, Indiana, USA. He was an actor, known for The Three Musketeers (1921), Main Street (1923) and The Iron Mask (1929). He died on August 8, 1952 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Three Musketeers Father Joseph
Main Street Chet Dashaway
The Iron Mask Father Joseph


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 1951 Father's Little Dividend
Old Man on Porch (uncredited)
 1949 Madame Bovary
Guest (uncredited)
 1948 Joan of Arc
Guillaume Colles (uncredited)
 1946 The Desert Horseman
Café Patron (uncredited)
 1945 The Great John L.
Health Restaurateur (uncredited)
 1943 No News Is Good News (Short)
Elderly Studio Pageboy (uncredited)
 1943 The More the Merrier
Sleeper (uncredited)
 1943 This Land Is Mine
Old Man (uncredited)
 1942 Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch
Cabbage Patch Character (uncredited)
 1942 I Married an Angel
Mr. Dodder (uncredited)
 1941 Sullivan's Travels
Convict Watching Movie in Church (uncredited)
 1941 Marry the Boss's Daughter
Thorndike Beamish (uncredited)
 1941 Back in the Saddle
George C. Joy (uncredited)
 1940 Soak the Old (Short)
Man in Audience (uncredited)
 1940 Murder in the Air
Morgue Attendant (uncredited)
 1940 The House of the Seven Gables
Juror (uncredited)
 1939 The Great Victor Herbert
Grouchy Man (uncredited)
 1938 Tom Sawyer, Detective
Bit (uncredited)
 1938 The Texans
Moody Citizen (uncredited)
 1937 Calling All Doctors (Short)
Phil Graves, Undertaker (uncredited)
 1937 The Toast of New York
Mountaineer (uncredited)
 1937 You Only Live Once
Halsey (uncredited)
 1936 Come and Get It
Lumberjack (uncredited)
 1936 The White Angel
Undeermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1936 Bullets or Ballots
Grand Jury Member (uncredited)
 1936 Let's Sing Again (uncredited)
 1936 The Witness Chair
Juror (uncredited)
 1936 Flash Gordon
High Priest #1 (uncredited)
 1935 The Rainmakers
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 She Couldn't Take It
Judge (uncredited)
 1935 We're in the Money
Member of the Jury (uncredited)
 1935 Alimony Aches (Short)
 1935 Party Wire
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 Teacher's Beau (Short)
Party Guest (unconfirmed)
 1935 I'll Love You Always (uncredited)
 1934 The Mighty Barnum
Grocer in Montage (uncredited)
 1934 Kid Millions
Recorder (uncredited)
 1933 Girl Without a Room
Undertaker (uncredited)
 1933 Tillie and Gus
Juror (uncredited)
 1933 Diplomaniacs
Bald Adoop Indian (uncredited)
 1933 Hello, Everybody!
 1933 Mystery of the Wax Museum
Tall Thin Henchman (uncredited)
 1932 The Midnight Warning
Welsh (uncredited)
 1932 His Royal Shyness (Short)
Disputin - Prophet (uncredited)
 1932 So Big!
Deacon (uncredited)
 1932 Speed in the Gay Nineties (Short)
Mayor's Associate (uncredited)
 1932 Whistlin' Dan
Jud Beal - Banker (uncredited)
 1932 The Expert
Morgue Attendant (uncredited)
 1932 Stepping Sisters
The Depression (uncredited)
 1931 Ambassador Bill
Armored Car Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1931 Way Back Home
Constable (uncredited)
 1931 Caught
 1931 The Lone Starved Ranger (Short)
 1931 I Take This Woman
Marriage License Clerk (uncredited)
 1931 Spuk um Mitternacht (Short)
Elder Husband (uncredited)
 1931 Behind Office Doors
Mr. Burden (uncredited)
 1931 The Itching Hour (Short)
Dr. Carver (uncredited)
 1930 Tom Sawyer
Judge Thatcher
 1930 Noche de duendes
Anciano (uncredited)
 1930 The Laurel-Hardy Murder Case (Short)
Old Relative (uncredited)
 1930 The Bad One (uncredited)
 1930 What a Life (Short)
Prison Reformer (uncredited)
 1930 The Lone Star Ranger
Townsman (uncredited)
 1929 Courtin' Wildcats
 1929 The Iron Mask
Father Joseph
 1929 The Faker
Hadiran's Aid
 1928 Two Tars (Short)
 1928 The Viking
Friar Slain by Vikings (uncredited)
 1928 Greased Lightning
Beauty Jones
 1928 Wheel of Chance
Rusian (uncredited)
 1928 The Man Who Laughs
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1928 Two Lovers
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1927 The Valley of the Giants
Bookkeeper (uncredited)
 1927 Silver Valley
'Slim' Snitzer
 1927 The Fighting Texan (Short)
 1927 The First Auto
D. P. Graves (uncredited)
 1927 The Tender Hour
Party Guest
 1927 The Silent Rider
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1926 Bardelys the Magnificent
Prison Friar (uncredited)
 1926 Marriage License?
 1926 Mantrap
Minister (uncredited)
 1925 Without Mercy
Madame Gordon's First Henchman (uncredited)
 1925 The Merry Widow
Sadoja's Lackey (uncredited)
 1925 Isn't Life Terrible? (Short)
Mr. Jolly
 1925 The Sporting Venus
Financier (uncredited)
 1925 A Thief in Paradise
Jardine's Secretary
 1925 A Fool and His Money
 1924 Greed
Lottery Agent (uncredited)
 1924 Darwin Was Right
Egbert Swift
 1924 Dante's Inferno
The Secretary (uncredited)
 1924 Excitement
Roger Cove
 1924 The Man from Wyoming
Jim McWilliams
 1923 The Virginian
Shorty's Chum (uncredited)
 1923 The Untameable
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1923 The Man Who Won
Sandy Joyce
 1923 Main Street
Chet Dashaway
 1923 Souls for Sale
Tall Actor in Casting Office (uncredited)
 1923 Suzanna
 1923 The Girl I Loved
Minister (circuit rider)
 1923 Brass Commandments
Slim Lally
 1922 Peg o' My Heart
Priest (uncredited)
 1922/I The Village Blacksmith
Gideon Crane
 1922 The Prisoner of Zenda
Archbishop (uncredited)
 1922 Tracked to Earth
Meeniee Wade
 1922 Turn to the Right
Townsman (uncredited)
 1921 The Night Horsemen
Haw Haw
 1921 The Three Musketeers
Father Joseph
 1921 Big Town Ideas
 1921 The Old Swimmin' Hole
Professor Payne - Schoolmaster
 1920 The Man Who Dared
Long John
 1920 Square Shooter
 1920 Sand
Jim Kirkwood (uncredited)
 1920 Bonnie May
 1920 The Last Straw
Rev. Beal
 1919 The Shepherd of the Hills
Jim Lane
 1918 The Light of Western Stars
Monta Price
 1918 The Grand Passion
Villager (uncredited)
 1917 The Scarlet Car
Constable (uncredited)
 1917 '49-'17
Bald-Headed Wrangler (uncredited)
 1917 Anything Once
Cowboy (uncredited)
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Silent screen character actor, from the stage. In films from 1914, usually in villainous roles.

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