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Ainslie Pryor (I) (1921–1958)

Ainslie Pryor was born on February 1, 1921 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as James Ainslie Pryor. He was an actor, known for The Left Handed Gun (1958), Ford Star Jubilee (1955) and Medic (1954). He died on May 27, 1958 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Ford Star Jubilee Lt. Cmdr. John Challee
Medic Dr. Keller / Dr. William Beaumont


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 1956-1961 The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (TV Series)
Joel Smith
- The Adventure of the Invisible Man (1961) ... Joel Smith
- The Adventure of the Diamond Eater (1959) ... Joel Smith
- The Adventure of the Surplus General (1959) ... Joel Smith
- The Adventure of the Vanishing House (1959) ... Joel Smith
- Pasto Duro (1959) ... Joel Smith
 1958 Onionhead
Chief Miller
 1958 Kathy O'
Lt. Chavez
 1957-1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Beloit / Jackie Mason / Marta Lorenz' Attorney
- Nightmare at Ground Zero (1958) ... Beloit
- Point of No Return (1958) ... Jackie Mason
- Circle of the Day (1957) ... Marta Lorenz' Attorney
 1958 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Harvey Bates
- Bold Loser (1958) ... Harvey Bates
 1958 The Left Handed Gun
Joe Grant
 1958 Cole Younger, Gunfighter
Captain Follyard
 1958 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
- The Fair-Haired Boy (1958) ... Dalsky
 1957 Cheyenne (TV Series)
King Forest
- Devil's Canyon (1957) ... King Forest
 1957 Suspicion (TV Series)
John Gault
- The Other Side of the Curtain (1957) ... John Gault
 1955-1957 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Cole Yankton / Peak Fletcher / George Maddow / ...
- Kitty's Outlaw (1957) ... Cole Yankton
- Mr. and Mrs. Amber (1956) ... Peak Fletcher
- Doc's Revenge (1956) ... George Maddow
- Smoking Out the Nolans (1955) ... Josh Nolan
 1957 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Mayor Barney Turlock
- Brannigan's Boots (1957) ... Mayor Barney Turlock
 1957 The Adventures of McGraw (TV Series)
- Ballerina (1957) ... Hurley
 1957 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Matt Davis
- Wyatt Earp (1957) ... Matt Davis
 1957 Conflict (TV Series)
- No Man's Road (1957)
 1957 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Jonas / Bill McGuire / Harry
- The Man in the Car (1957) ... Jonas
- Not for Publication (1957) ... Bill McGuire
- Married to a Stranger (1957) ... Harry
 1957 The Guns of Fort Petticoat
Col. Chivington (uncredited)
 1957 The Shadow on the Window
Dr. Hodges
 1957 Wire Service (TV Series)
Leo Halliday
- Chicago Exclusive (1957) ... Leo Halliday
 1957 Four Girls in Town
James Manning
 1956 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
James Lee
- The Moneymaker (1956) ... James Lee
 1956 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Kimbal Hatton
- The Long Road Home (1956) ... Kimbal Hatton
 1956 Medic (TV Series)
Dr. Keller / Dr. William Beaumont
- She Walks in Beauty (1956) ... Dr. Keller
- Who Search for Truth (1956) ... Dr. William Beaumont
 1956 Walk the Proud Land
Capt. Larsen
 1956 The Last Hunt
First Buffalo Hunter
 1954-1956 You Are There (TV Series)
William Jennings Bryan / Patrick Henry
 1956 Front Row Center (TV Series)
Father Martin
- Search for a Stranger (1956) ... Father Martin
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
- Criminal Code (1956) ... Douglas
 1956 Steve Donovan, Western Marshal (TV Series)
Howard Rowe
- Stone River (1956) ... Howard Rowe
 1955-1956 Ford Star Jubilee (TV Series)
Lt. Cmdr. John Challee
- The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1955) ... Lt. Cmdr. John Challee
 1956 Ransom!
Al Stannard
 1955 Big Town (TV Series)
- Juvenile Gangs (1955)
 1955 The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
Sport Donnelly (uncredited)
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Personal Details

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Stage Play: The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial. Drama. Written by Herman Wouk, based on his novel. Directed by Charles Laughton. Plymouth Theatre: 20 Jan 1954- 22 Jan 1955 (415 performances). Cast: Henry Fonda (as "Lt. Barney Greenwald"), John Hodiak (as "Lt. Stephen Maryk"), Lloyd Nolan (as "Lt. Cmdr. Philip Francis Queeg"), Russell Hicks (as... See more »

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Pryor played the role of the prosecutor for a year on Broadway in 1954 in the play "The Caine Mutiny Court Martial." He had appeared in five television plays in 1958 after undergoing an operation for brain cancer in December 1957. He was preparing for a part for a Playhouse 90 (1956) television play when he became too ill to go on. He died at Cedars of Lebanon Hospital in Los Angeles. See more »

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