Zachary Scott (I) (1914–1965)

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American leading man of suave or sinister roles. A collateral relative of George Washington and William Barclay 'Bat' Masterson, Scott was the son of a wealthy surgeon. Intending to follow his father into medicine, Scott studied at the University of Texas, but found he preferred the theater. He dropped out of college and signed on as a cabin boy ... See full bio »


(age 51) in Austin, Texas, USA

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Known For

Mildred Pierce Monte Beragon
The Southerner Sam Tucker
Danger Signal Ronnie Mason
Flamingo Road Fielding Carlisle


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 1965 The Rogues (TV Series)
Le Chat
- Bow to a Master (1965) ... Le Chat
 1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
James Breden
- Show Just Cause Why You Should Weep (1963) ... James Breden
 1962 The Expendables (TV Movie)
 1962 It's Only Money
Gregory DeWitt
 1962 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Otto Habershaw
- Big Deal in Laredo (1962) ... Otto Habershaw
 1962 The Defenders (TV Series)
Jason Lorne
- The Locked Room (1962) ... Jason Lorne
 1962 The New Breed (TV Series)
Frank Luchek
- Policemen Die Alone: Part II (1962) ... Frank Luchek
- Policemen Die Alone: Part I (1962) ... Frank Luchek
 1961 Rawhide (TV Series)
White Eyes
- Incident Before Black Pass (1961) ... White Eyes
 1961 Jane Eyre (TV Movie)
Edward Rochester
 1961 Play of the Week (TV Series)
 1960 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series)
- The Scarlet Pimpernel (1960) ... Chauvelin
 1960 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Mr. Blake
- The Five-Forty-Eight (1960) ... Mr. Blake
 1960 Natchez Trace
John A. Morrow / John Murrell
 1960 Diagnosis: Unknown (TV Series)
Alex Morton
- A Sudden Stillness (1960) ... Alex Morton
 1960 The Chevy Mystery Show (TV Series)
Damian Shea
- The Summer Hero (1960) ... Damian Shea
 1960 The Young One
 1958 Pursuit (TV Series)
Louis Martell
- Ticket to Tangier (1958) ... Louis Martell
 1957/II Violent Stranger
John Lewis Sullivan
 1957 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Baxter Grant
- Subway in the Sky (1957) ... Baxter Grant
 1957 The Counterfeit Plan
Max Brant
 1950-1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Monte Beragon / Morgan Lacey / James Dyke
- Mildred Pierce (1956) ... Monte Beragon
- The Mansion (1954) ... Morgan Lacey
- The Valiant (1950) ... James Dyke
 1956 Bandido!
 1956 Celebrity Playhouse (TV Series)
- Deborah (1956) ... Stranger
 1956 Encounter (TV Series)
 1955-1956 The Star and the Story (TV Series)
Don Pedro / Carlos Martial
- A Point of Honor (1956) ... Don Pedro
- Hand to Hand (1955) ... Carlos Martial
 1955 Flame of the Islands
Wade Evans
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Erwin Bach / Dr. Richard Marshall
- Beyond Return (1955) ... Dr. Erwin Bach
- The Lost Heartbeat (1955) ... Dr. Richard Marshall
 1955 Star Stage (TV Series)
 1950-1955 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
Owen Gilroy / Platt Vencel / Philip Marlowe
- The Drifter (1955) ... Owen Gilroy
- Skyblock (1954) ... Platt Vencel
- The Big Sleep (1950) ... Philip Marlowe
 1955 Shotgun
Reb Carleton
 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
David Wadsworth
- It Gives Me Great Pleasure (1955) ... David Wadsworth
 1955 Climax! (TV Series)
Steve Rollins
- The Darkest Hour (1955) ... Steve Rollins
 1955 Treasure of Ruby Hills
Ross Haney
 1954 Omnibus (TV Series) (segment "The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife")
- The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife (1954) ... (segment "The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife")
 1954 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Ray Brinton
- The Grand Tour (1954) ... Ray Brinton
 1954 Campbell Summer Soundstage (TV Series)
- Break the Mirror (1954)
 1954 The Motorola Television Hour (TV Series)
 1954 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series)
- The Newcomer (1953)
 1953 Chevron Theatre (TV Series)
 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series)
 1953 Appointment in Honduras
Harry Sheppard
 1953 Medallion Theatre (TV Series)
 1953 Studio One (TV Series)
- King Coffin (1953)
 1952 Dead on Course
Richard Van Ness
 1951 Betty Crocker Star Matinee (TV Series)
- Shining Hour (1951)
 1951 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
Ray Clinton
- Sneak Attack (1951) ... Ray Clinton
 1951 Let's Make It Legal
Victor Macfarland
 1951 Stronghold
Don Miguel Navarro
 1951 The Secret of Convict Lake
Johnny Greer
 1951 Lightning Strikes Twice
Harvey Fortescue Turner
 1950 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series)
Sam Houston
- The Raven (1950) ... Sam Houston
 1950 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Round-Up (1950)
 1950 Pretty Baby
Barry Holmes
 1950 Born to Be Bad
 1950 Shadow on the Wall
David I. Starrling
 1950 Colt .45
Jason Brett
 1950 Guilty Bystander
Max Thursday
 1949 One Last Fling
Larry Pearce
 1949 Flamingo Road
Fielding Carlisle
 1949 South of St. Louis
Charlie Burns
 1949 Flaxy Martin
Walter Colby
 1948 Whiplash
Rex Durant
 1948 Ruthless
Horace Woodruff Vendig
 1947 Cass Timberlane
Bradd Criley
 1947 Stallion Road
Stephen Purcell
 1947 The Unfaithful
Bob Hunter
 1946 Her Kind of Man
Steve Maddux
 1945 Danger Signal
Ronnie Mason
 1945 Mildred Pierce
Monte Beragon
 1945 The Southerner
Sam Tucker
 1944 Hollywood Canteen
Zachary Scott
 1944 The Mask of Dimitrios
Dimitrios Makropoulos
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Other Works:

He acted in F. Hugh Herbert's play, "The Moon is Blue," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with June Dayton and Dean Harens in the cast. See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on his pierced ear] So far, I haven't had to punch anybody in the nose for making a crack about it. See more »


At his first wedding, his father was his best man and his two sisters were bridesmaids. See more »



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