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Philip Truex (1911–2008)

Philip Truex was born on September 20, 1911 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Philip Earnest Truex. He was an actor, known for Lights Out (1946), This Is the Army (1943) and Charlie Wild, Private Detective (1950). He was married to Eleanor Louise Goldsworthy, Eve Truex and Yolande Donlan. He died on August 7, 2008 in San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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Lights Out Actor
This Is the Army Acting Sergeant of the New Guard
Charlie Wild, Private Detective Terrance / Thomas Tillinghost
Oh, Evaline! Actor


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 1955 The Trouble with Harry
Harry Worp (uncredited)
 1954 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
 1953 The Plymouth Playhouse (TV Series)
- Four Stories (1953)
 1949-1953 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Funeral Director
- One Left Over (1953) ... Funeral Director
 1952 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Situation Normal (1952)
 1951 Charlie Wild, Private Detective (TV Series)
Terrance / Thomas Tillinghost
- Double Trouble (1951) ... Terrance / Thomas Tillinghost
 1950 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
- The Timid Guy (1950)
 1949 Lights Out (TV Series)
- I Dreamt I Died (1949)
 1949 The Front Page (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1949)
 1949 NBC Presents (TV Series)
- Lady, Look Out! (1949)
 1949 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Macbeth (1949) ... Malcolm
 1943 This Is the Army
Acting Sergeant of the New Guard (as Sgt. Philip Truex)
 1935 Oh, Evaline! (Short)
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 1943 This Is the Army (performer: "The Army's Made a Man Out of Me")
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 1969 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Author
- Episode #9.4 (1969) ... Himself - Author
 1965 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 21 September 1965 (1965) ... Himself - Guest

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Too Much Party. Comedy/farce. Written by Hiram Sherman [earliest Broadway credit]. Directed by William B. Friedlander. Theatre Masque: 5 Mar 1934- Mar 1934 (closing date unknown/8 performances). Cast: George Alison (as "Judge Everett"), Mady Correll (as "Falba Twentyman"), Claire Grenville (as "Edith Barstow"), Warda Howard (as... See more »

Alternate Names:

Sgt. Philip Truex

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Son of Ernest Truex. See more »

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