Phillip Terry (I) (1909–1993)

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The only child of a San Francisco couple, actor Phillip Terry was born Frederick Henry Kormann on March 7, 1909. His father, a chemical engineer in the oil fields, moved about in his work so Phillip was sent to live with relatives in New Jersey to achieve more stable schooling. Following high school graduation, Phillip worked for a time in the oil ... See full bio »

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The Lost Weekend Wick Birnam
Seven Keys to Baldpate Kenneth Magee
The Leech Woman Dr. Paul Talbot


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 1974 Police Woman (TV Series)
- The Stalking of Joey Marr (1974) ... Landon
 1972 Class of '74
 1968 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Mr. Chapman
- Find Tara Chapman! (1968) ... Mr. Chapman
 1968 Judd for the Defense (TV Series)
- Square House (1968) ... Judge
 1968 The Felony Squad (TV Series)
Dr. Spark
- Nightmare on a Dead-End Street (1968) ... Dr. Spark
 1966 The Navy vs. the Night Monsters
Base Doctor
 1959-1966 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Rolf Thorsen / Latham Reed / Lawrence Kent / ...
- The Case of the Tsarina's Tiara (1966) ... Rolf Thorsen
- The Case of the Tarnished Trademark (1962) ... Latham Reed
- The Case of the Resolute Reformer (1961) ... Lawrence Kent
- The Case of the Gallant Grafter (1960) ... Robert Doniger
- The Case of the Bedeviled Doctor (1959) ... Peter Heywood
 1965 12 O'Clock High (TV Series)
Maj. Lloyd
- Those Who Are About to Die (1965) ... Maj. Lloyd
 1964 Mr. Novak (TV Series)
Mr. Burr / Lewis Clinton
- Love Among the Grown-Ups (1964) ... Mr. Burr
- I'm on the Outside (1964) ... Lewis Clinton
 1964 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
John Hart
- Man in a Fog (1964) ... John Hart
 1959-1964 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Peter Fleming / George Lewis / Mike Lamson
- Dead as in 'Dude' (1964) ... Peter Fleming
- The Common Denominator (1961) ... George Lewis
- Not an Enemy in the World (1959) ... Mike Lamson (as Phil Terry)
 1962 King of Diamonds (TV Series)
Will Bower
- Backlash (1962) ... Will Bower (as Philip Terry)
 1960-1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
George Brill / Ray Kinard / John Ryerson
- 'V' for Victim (1962) ... George Brill
- Vanessa Vanishes (1960) ... Ray Kinard
- The Lady's Not for Traveling (1960) ... John Ryerson
 1960-1962 Lassie (TV Series)
Dan Walsh / John Myles
- Double Trouble (1962) ... Dan Walsh
- Judgement Seat (1960) ... John Myles
 1961 The Explosive Generation
Mr. Carlyle
 1961 Lawman (TV Series)
Clayton Rambeau
- The Grubstake (1961) ... Clayton Rambeau
 1959-1961 Lock Up (TV Series)
Harold Denham / Randy Steiger
- A Case of Arson (1961) ... Harold Denham
- End of the World (1959) ... Randy Steiger
 1960 The Ann Sothern Show (TV Series)
Mr. Shea
- Option Time (1960) ... Mr. Shea
 1960 The Leech Woman
Dr. Paul Talbot
 1960 Johnny Midnight (TV Series)
- Slight Delay at Dimity (1960) ... Phil
 1960 Men Into Space (TV Series)
Col. Stoner
- Tankers in Space (1960) ... Col. Stoner
 1959 Philip Marlowe (TV Series)
Dick Coolidge
- Ricochet (1959) ... Dick Coolidge
 1959 The Man and the Challenge (TV Series)
Dr. William Ryder
- White Out (1959) ... Dr. William Ryder
 1959 Border Patrol (TV Series)
- Terror on the Gold Coast (1959) ... Forbes (as Philip Terry)
 1959 Markham (TV Series)
Frank Evans
- Incident in Bel Air (1959) ... Frank Evans
 1959 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series)
Steve Shannon
- The Griswold Murder (1959) ... Steve Shannon
 1959 The Californians (TV Series)
Mark Brand
- Corpus Delicti (1959) ... Mark Brand
 1959 Whirlybirds (TV Series)
Jay Green
- Rest in Peace (1959) ... Jay Green
 1958 How to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series)
Mr. Quigley
- Three Stacked Stockholders (1958) ... Mr. Quigley
 1958 Money, Women and Guns
Damian Bard
 1958 Maverick (TV Series)
Chick Braus
- The Burning Sky (1958) ... Chick Braus
 1958 Man from God's Country
 1957 Code 3 (TV Series)
Claude King
- The Uninvited (1957) ... Claude King
 1957 Wire Service (TV Series)
Phillip Tennant
- Chicago Exclusive (1957) ... Phillip Tennant
 1956 Ethel Barrymore Theater (TV Series)
 1956 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series)
Prof. Alan Kent
- Lost, Strayed, and Lonely (1956) ... Prof. Alan Kent (as Phil Terry)
 1953-1954 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- Girl Not Wanted (1954)
 1954 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Royce Connors
- Marriageable Male (1954) ... Royce Connors
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
Charles Carren
- The Eyeglasses (1952) ... Charles Carren
 1952 Deadline - U.S.A.
Lewis Schaefer (uncredited)
 1947 Seven Keys to Baldpate
Kenneth Magee
 1947 Born to Kill
 1947 Beat the Band
Damon Dillingham
 1946 The Dark Horse
George Kelly
 1946 To Each His Own
Alex Piersen
 1945 George White's Scandals
Tom McGrath
 1945 The Lost Weekend
Wick Birnam
 1945 Pan-Americana
Dan Jordan
 1944 Double Exposure
Ben Scribner
 1944 Music in Manhattan
Johnny Pearson
 1944 Ladies Courageous
Tommy Harper
 1943 Bataan
Matthew Hardy
 1942 Wake Island
Pvt. 'Cookie' Warren (uncredited)
 1942 Sweater Girl
Prof. Martin Lawrence
 1942 Are Husbands Necessary?
Cory Cortwright
 1942 Torpedo Boat
Tommy Whelan
 1941 Public Enemies
Bill Raymond
 1941 The Parson of Panamint
Reverand Philip Pharo
 1941 I Wanted Wings
Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1941 The Monster and the Girl
Scot Webster
 1940 Dancing on a Dime
Brent Martin (as Philip Terry)
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Constable Judson (uncredited)
 1940 Fugitive from a Prison Camp
Bill Harding
 1940 Junior G-Men
Jim Bradford
 1940 Those Were the Days!
 1939 Balalaika
Lt. Smirnoff
 1939 Fast and Furious
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1939 Think First (Short)
MGM Crime Reporter (uncredited)
 1939 Miracles for Sale
Magic Show Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1939 On Borrowed Time
Bill Lowry
 1939 Culinary Carving (Short)
 1939 Help Wanted (Short)
MGM Crime Reporter (uncredited)
 1939 Radio Hams (Short)
Copilot (uncredited)
 1939 Tell No Tales
Man on Stage (uncredited)
 1939 It's a Wonderful World
Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1939 Calling Dr. Kildare
 1939 While America Sleeps (Short)
MGM Crime Reporter
 1939 Somewhat Secret (Short)
Atlantic City Emcee (uncredited)
 1939 Duel Personalities (Short)
Hypnotist's assistant (uncredited)
 1939 Money to Loan (Short)
MGM Crime Reporter (uncredited)
 1939 Honolulu
Nightclub Bandleader (uncredited)
 1939 New Roadways (Short)
Man in Photo (uncredited)
 1939 Four Girls in White
Dr. Sidney
 1938 Once Over Lightly (Short)
College Board Member (uncredited)
 1938 Spring Madness
Dartmouth College Student (uncredited)
 1938 The Great Waltz
Student (uncredited)
 1938 Young Dr. Kildare
Dr. Vickery (uncredited)
 1938 Vacation from Love
Band Leader (uncredited)
 1938 Too Hot to Handle
San Francisco Airport Official (uncredited)
 1938 Boys Town
Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 Anaesthesia (Short)
P.A. Wilhite (uncredited)
 1938 Marie Antoinette
Man in Gaming House (uncredited)
 1938 Joaquin Murrieta (Short)
California Ranger (uncredited)
 1938 Three Comrades
Young Soldier (uncredited)
 1938 Yellow Jack
 1938 Come Across (Short)
MGM Crime Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 Hold That Kiss
Ted Evans
 1938 Billy Rose's Casa Mañana Revue (Short)
Stage Announcer (uncredited)
 1938 Test Pilot
Photographer (uncredited)
 1938 Of Human Hearts
Army Intern (uncredited)
 1938 What Price Safety! (Short)
MGM Crime Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 Love Is a Headache
Club 44 Radio Man (uncredited)
 1937 Rosalie
West Point Cadet (uncredited)
 1937 Mannequin
Man Outside Stage Door (uncredited)
 1937 You're Only Young Once
Pilot (uncredited)
 1937 Navy Blue and Gold
 1937 The Last Gangster
Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 Behind the Criminal (Short)
MGM Crime Reporter (uncredited)
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