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Tom Wilson (I) (1880–1965)

Tom Wilson was born on August 27, 1880 in Helena, Montana, USA as Thomas H. Wilson. He is known for his work on The Yankee Way (1917), Ham and Eggs at the Front (1927) and The Children Pay (1916). He died on February 19, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

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 1963 Critic's Choice
First Nighter in Audience (uncredited)
 1961 The Absent Minded Professor
Fisherman Spectator (uncredited)
 1959 The Miracle
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1959 The FBI Story
Chicago Passerby (uncredited)
 1959 The Young Philadelphians
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1959 Warlock
Townsman (uncredited)
 1959 Compulsion
Juror (uncredited)
 1958 Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys!
Townsman at Meeting (uncredited)
 1958 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Inquest Spectator
- The Well-Selected Frame (1958) ... Inquest Spectator (uncredited)
 1958 Westbound
Townsman (uncredited)
 1958 Bronco (TV Series)
Train Passenger
- Quest of the Thirty Dead (1958) ... Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1958 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
- Short Range (1958) ... Townsman (uncredited)
 1958 Darby's Rangers
Citizen (uncredited)
 1957 Peyton Place
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1957 The Helen Morgan Story
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)
 1957 Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend
Townsman (uncredited)
 1956 Three Brave Men
Man at Co-Operative Meeting (uncredited)
 1956 Edge of Hell
 1956 Miracle in the Rain
Auction Extra (uncredited)
 1955 The View from Pompey's Head
Trainman (uncredited)
 1955 Illegal
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1955 The Shrike
Actor in Play (uncredited)
 1955 So You Want to Be on a Jury (Short)
Juror (uncredited)
 1955 Battle Cry
Arcade Proprietor (uncredited)
 1954 A Star Is Born
Stagehand Carrying Poles / Passerby Outside Hotel (uncredited)
 1954 Phantom of the Rue Morgue
Crowd Spectator (uncredited)
 1953 The System
Sidewalk Spectator (uncredited)
 1953 The Man Behind the Gun
Barfly (uncredited)
 1952 The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima
Villager (uncredited)
 1952 The Story of Will Rogers
Stagehand in Wings (uncredited)
 1952 The Winning Team
Central City Baseball Fan (uncredited)
 1952 Room for One More
Boy Scout Ceremony Attendee (uncredited)
 1951 I'll See You in My Dreams
Man in Sing-along Audience (uncredited)
 1951 Tomorrow Is Another Day
Man on Street Corner (uncredited)
 1951 Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison
Donovan's Cellmate (uncredited)
 1951 I Was a Communist for the F.B.I.
Barfly / Union Meeting Attendee (uncredited)
 1951 Lightning Strikes Twice
Bus Passenger (uncredited)
 1951 The Enforcer
Passerby (uncredited)
 1950 Highway 301
Bank Customer (uncredited)
 1950 Pretty Baby
Passerby (uncredited)
 1950 The Great Jewel Robber
Convict (uncredited)
 1950 Bright Leaf
Worker (uncredited)
 1950 Perfect Strangers
Lunchroom Customer / Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1950 Montana
Townsman (uncredited)
 1949 The Inspector General
Villager (uncredited)
 1949 The Girl from Jones Beach
Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1949 The Fountainhead
Rally Spectator (uncredited)
 1949 A Kiss in the Dark
Tenant (uncredited)
 1949 Flaxy Martin
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1949 John Loves Mary
Hotel Porter (uncredited)
 1948 Embraceable You
Newspaper Truck Deliveryman (uncredited)
 1947 Hollywood Wonderland (Short)
Spectator on Set (uncredited)
 1947 Stallion Road
Sam - Teller's Groom (uncredited)
 1947 Nora Prentiss
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1947 The Unfaithful
Newspaper Vendor (uncredited)
 1946 Two Guys from Milwaukee
Passerby Outside Movie Theatre (uncredited)
 1946 A Stolen Life
Tom - Townsman on Dock (uncredited)
 1945 Spade Cooley: King of Western Swing (Short)
Store Clerk (uncredited)
 1945 Rhapsody in Blue
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1944 Trial by Trigger (Short)
Tom - Bartender (uncredited)
 1944 Mr. Skeffington
Witness (uncredited)
 1944 Shine on Harvest Moon
Stage Hand (uncredited)
 1943 Northern Pursuit
Guest at Inn (uncredited)
 1943 Action in the North Atlantic
Bar Patron (uncredited)
 1942 Vaudeville Days (Short)
Man in Audience (uncredited)
 1942 The Big Shot
Passerby Outside Bar (uncredited)
 1941 One Foot in Heaven
Fireman Angus (uncredited)
 1941 Those Good Old Days (Short)
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1941 Three Sons o' Guns
Expressman (uncredited)
 1941 Bad Men of Missouri
Carpetbagger #2 in Montage (uncredited)
 1941 Bullets for O'Hara
Fisherman (uncredited)
 1941 Sergeant York
Turkey Shoot Participant (uncredited)
 1941 The Wagons Roll at Night
Barker (uncredited)
 1941 Strange Alibi
Prison Yard Guard (uncredited)
 1941 Knockout
Mac, Man in Gym (uncredited)
 1941 Meet John Doe
Diner Patron / Radio Station Audience Member (uncredited)
 1941 Footsteps in the Dark
Burlesque Patron Yelling 'You Said It Blondie!' (uncredited)
 1941 Cheers for Miss Bishop
Dance Caller (uncredited)
 1940 South of Suez
Tavern Patron (uncredited)
 1940 Always a Bride
Charlie, Dance Party Guest
 1940 Tugboat Annie Sails Again
Big Guy on Dock (uncredited)
 1940 City for Conquest
Man on Fire Escape (uncredited)
 1940 Boom Town
Man in Saloon (uncredited)
 1940 Money and the Woman
Mr. Crane (uncredited)
 1940 River's End
Square-Dance Caller / Man in Courtroom (uncredited)
 1940 They Drive by Night
Man Outside Barney's (uncredited)
 1940 Pony Express Days (Short)
Man Outside of Russell, Majors & Waddell's (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Talked Too Much
Prisoner (uncredited)
 1940 Gambling on the High Seas
Crewman (uncredited)
 1940 Torrid Zone
Passerby as Train Moves (uncredited)
 1940 An Angel from Texas
Townsman (uncredited)
 1940 3 Cheers for the Irish
Bottle Thrower in Bar (uncredited)
 1940 Castle on the Hudson
Convict in Yard (uncredited)
 1939 Private Detective
Man Seeing Jinx's Getaway (uncredited)
 1939 We Are Not Alone
Extra on Bench in Amusement Park (uncredited)
 1939 Kid Nightingale
Kid's Trainer (uncredited)
 1939 Smashing the Money Ring
Convict (uncredited)
 1939 On Your Toes
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1939 Slapsie Maxie's (Short)
Nightclub Guest (uncredited)
 1939 Angels Wash Their Faces
Policeman at Bowling Alley (uncredited)
 1939 Dust Be My Destiny
Work Farm Guard (uncredited)
 1939 Indianapolis Speedway
Racetrack Official (uncredited)
 1939 Hell's Kitchen
Guard (uncredited)
 1939 Daughters Courageous
Man Watching Pool Shot (uncredited)
 1939 Nancy Drew... Trouble Shooter
Milt - Second Deputy Sheriff
 1939 The Kid from Kokomo
Old Man in Fistfight (uncredited)
 1939 Women in the Wind
Cleveland Spectator (uncredited)
 1939 You Can't Get Away with Murder
Pool Hall Proprietor (uncredited)
 1939 They Made Me a Criminal
Kid Tacoma (uncredited)
 1939 Devil's Island
 1939 King of the Underworld
Deputy (uncredited)
 1938 Swingtime in the Movies (Short)
Onlooker on Movie Set (uncredited)
 1938 Heart of the North
Post Customer / Mob Leader (uncredited)
 1938 Nancy Drew: Detective
Brennan, the Gate Guard (uncredited)
 1938 The Sisters
Square Dance Caller (uncredited)
 1938 Valley of the Giants
Landowner (uncredited)
 1938 Penrod's Double Trouble
Brill (uncredited)
 1938 My Bill
Onlooker (uncredited)
 1938 Crime School
Washroom Guard (uncredited)
 1938 Torchy Blane in Panama
Brother Rayne (uncredited)
 1938 Over the Wall
Pinball Proprietor (uncredited)
 1938 He Couldn't Say No
Mover Bringing Statues (uncredited)
 1938 Penrod and His Twin Brother
Herman (uncredited)
 1938 The Daredevil Drivers
Husky Bus Passenger (uncredited)
 1938 Romance Road (Short)
Dynamiter (uncredited)
 1938 Sergeant Murphy
Slaughterhouse Horse Handler (uncredited)
 1937 She Loved a Fireman
Dance Contest Spectator (uncredited)
 1937 Missing Witnesses
Arrival at Grand Central Station (uncredited)
 1937 Submarine D-1
Visitor at Roseland (uncredited)
 1937 The Adventurous Blonde
Onlooker in Crowd (uncredited)
 1937 Alcatraz Island
Jury Foreman (uncredited)
 1937 Wine, Women and Horses
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1937 Varsity Show
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1937 Confession
Man in Court Sitting Next to Mrs. Koslov (uncredited)
 1937 White Bondage
Cal Daily (uncredited)
 1937 They Won't Forget
Farmer in Courtroom (uncredited)
 1937 Empty Holsters
Bartender (uncredited)
 1937 Public Wedding
Detective at Airport (uncredited)
 1937 Dance Charlie Dance
Second Carpenter (uncredited)
 1937 Blazing Sixes
Bartender (uncredited)
 1937 The Case of the Stuttering Bishop
Yacht Club Attendant Watchman (uncredited)
 1937 The Go Getter
Pete - a Logger (uncredited)
 1937 The Cherokee Strip
Mr. Wellman (uncredited)
 1937 The Prince and the Pauper
One-Eyed Beggar (uncredited)
 1937 Land Beyond the Law
First Town Loafer (uncredited)
 1937 Midnight Court
Tough Vagrant (uncredited)
 1937 Once a Doctor
Policeman at Accident Site (uncredited)
 1937 Smart Blonde
Janitor with Hose (uncredited)
 1936 Gold Diggers of 1937
Baggage Man (uncredited)
 1936 King of Hockey
Penalty Timekeeper (uncredited)
 1936 The Captain's Kid
Bill Brown
 1936 The Case of the Black Cat
Waffle Shop Construction Foreman (uncredited)
 1936 Down the Stretch
Court Policeman (uncredited)
 1936 Trailin' West
Livery Stable Proprietor (uncredited)
 1936 Love Begins at 20
Fred - Detective
 1936 The Case of the Velvet Claws
First Bailiff (uncredited)
 1936 Earthworm Tractors
Accident Spectator (uncredited)
 1936 Hot Money
Chris (uncredited)
 1936 Public Enemy's Wife
Police Captain (uncredited)
 1936 The White Angel
Man 'Cooking' Shirts (uncredited)
 1936/I The Big Noise
Talkative Sign Painter (uncredited)
 1936 Bullets or Ballots
Jailer (uncredited)
 1936 Early to Bed
Joe (uncredited)
 1936 Romance in the Air (Short)
Jailer (uncredited)
 1936 The Law in Her Hands
Second Trial Jury Foreman (uncredited)
 1936 Treachery Rides the Range
Denver - Henchman
 1936 The Singing Kid
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1936 Road Gang
Bull - Guard at Blackfoot (uncredited)
 1935 Captain Blood
Pirate (uncredited)
 1935 Moonlight on the Prairie
Rodeo Cowboy (uncredited)
 1935 Personal Maid's Secret
Pedestrian (uncredited)
 1935 Dr. Socrates
Clem - a Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 Keystone Hotel (Short)
Tough Mug (uncredited)
 1935 The Goose and the Gander
Jack - Baggage Man (uncredited)
 1935 Going Highbrow
Diner in Cafe (uncredited)
 1935 Stranded
Immigrant (uncredited)
 1935 Mary Jane's Pa
Tom - Marvin's Campaign Worker (uncredited)
 1935 Go Into Your Dance
Casino de Paree Designer (uncredited)
 1935 'G' Men
Agent (uncredited)
 1935 The Case of the Curious Bride
First Workman (uncredited)
 1935 A Night at the Ritz
Café Patron (uncredited)
 1935 Sweet Music
Stage Doorman (uncredited)
 1934 Sweet Adeline
Sixth Stage Hand (uncredited)
 1934 The Secret Bride
Court Policeman (uncredited)
 1934 Murder in the Clouds
Pat - Barkeeper (uncredited)
 1934 The Firebird
Moving Man (uncredited)
 1934 The St. Louis Kid
Diner Counterman (uncredited)
 1934 We Live Again
Guard (uncredited)
 1934 6 Day Bike Rider
Lame Farmer (uncredited)
 1934 Treasure Island
Pirate (uncredited)
 1934 The Circus Clown
Man in Audience (uncredited)
 1934 The Personality Kid
White's Trainer (uncredited)
 1933 From Headquarters
Elevator Starter (uncredited)
 1933 The Chief
Blink, a Henchman
 1933 Bureau of Missing Persons
Tony - Investigator (uncredited)
 1933 Picture Snatcher
 1933 Lost in Limehouse (Short)
Undetermined Role
 1933 The Mind Reader
Hank's Friend (uncredited)
 1933 Girl Missing
Hotel Detective (uncredited)
 1933 Blondie Johnson
Swede (uncredited)
 1932 Mr. Bride (Short)
Capt. Wilson (uncredited)
 1932 The Phantom Express
Callahan - the Roundhouse Foreman (uncredited)
 1931 Sooky
Officer Duncan
 1931 The Great Junction Hotel (Short)
 1931 Oh! Oh! Cleopatra (Short)
Tom Wilson - Banquet Guest
 1931 The Vice Squad
Night Court Attendant
 1930 The Doorway to Hell
Big Shot Kelly - Gangster
 1930 Big Boy
 1930 Road to Paradise
Jerry the Greek (uncredited)
 1930 The Big House
 1929 Dark Skies
 1929 The Valiant
Tom the Printer (uncredited)
 1929 Strong Boy
Baggage Master
 1928 Riley the Cop
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1928 Pioneer Scout
Handy Anderson
 1927 No Control
 1927 When a Man Loves
Convict on Convict Ship (uncredited)
 1927 Bring Home the Turkey (Short)
Uncle Tom
 1926 Across the Pacific
 1926 Battling Butler
Battling Butler's Trainer
 1926 The Rainmaker
 1925 The Best Bad Man
 1925 Madame Behave
 1925 Manhattan Madness
 1925 What Fools Men
Business Rival
 1925 American Pluck
Jefferson Lee
 1925 Seven Days
 1924 Secrets of the Night
Thomas Jefferson White
 1924 Fools in the Dark
Diploma' - Percys Black Valet
 1924 The Heart Buster
 1924 His Darker Self
Bill Jackson
 1924 On Time
Casanova Clay
 1924 The Love Bandit
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1923 The Courtship of Myles Standish
Fallon (Pirate)
 1923 Soft Boiled
The Butler
 1923 Little Johnny Jones (uncredited)
 1923 Itching Palms
 1923 The Remittance Woman
 1923 Goodbye Girls
 1923 Quicksands
Sgt. Johnson
 1922 Minnie
Boardinhouse Janitor
 1922 Trouble (uncredited)
 1922 Alias Julius Caesar
 1922 My Wife's Relations (Short)
Brother (uncredited)
 1922 Reported Missing
 1922 Red Hot Romance
Thomas Snow
 1921 Two Minutes to Go
Football Coach
 1921 The Vagrant (Short)
The Cop
 1921 Where Men Are Men
'Dutch' Monahan
 1921 Scrap Iron
Bill Dugan
 1921 The Kid
Policeman (uncredited)
 1920 Isobel or the Trail's End
Cpl. Bucky Smith
 1920 Dinty
Barry Flynn
 1920 The Soft Boiled Yegg (Short)
 1920 Sink or Swim
George Washington Brown
 1920 Don't Ever Marry
House Detective
 1919 The Professor (Short)
Man in Flophouse (uncredited)
 1919 The Greatest Question
Uncle Zeke
 1919 A Day's Pleasure (Short)
Large Husband on Boat (uncredited)
 1919 Sunnyside (Short)
Boss (uncredited)
 1918 Shoulder Arms (Short)
Dumb German Wood-Cutter
 1918 The Bond (Short)
Industry (uncredited)
 1918 Who's Your Father? (Short)
Black Father (uncredited)
 1918 A Dog's Life (Short)
Policeman (uncredited)
 1918 Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley
'Snitch' McCarthy
 1918 Hungry Lions in a Hospital (Short)
M. Balmer - Mortician
 1918 Cheating the Public
'Bull' Thompson
 1917 The Yankee Way
George Washington Brown
 1917 Pay Me!
'Mac' Jepson
 1917 Wild and Woolly
Casey - Engineer (uncredited)
 1917 The Immigrant (Short)
Gambler on ship
 1917 An Old Fashioned Young Man
Dan Morton
 1916 The Americano
Hartod Armitage White - aka Whitey
 1916 The Children Pay
 1916 Atta Boy's Last Race
Bill Golden
 1916 The Little Liar
Maggie's Father
 1916 Intolerance
The Kindly Policeman
 1916 Hell-to-Pay Austin
 1916 The Half-Breed
Dick Curson
 1916 The Mystery of the Leaping Fish (Short)
Police Chief I.M. Keene
 1916 Reggie Mixes In
The Bouncer
 1916 Daphne and the Pirate
Pirate (uncredited)
 1915 Martyrs of the Alamo
Sam Houston
 1915 A Yankee from the West
Jim Dorsey, Milford's Pal
 1915 Little Marie (Short)
Sam Coggini
 1915 Gridley's Wife (Short)
 1915 The Highbinders (Short)
Jack Donovan
 1915 A Man for All That (Short)
The Warden
 1915 Sympathy Sal (Short)
Seth Selby
 1915 The Old Chemist (Short)
Walter Kemp
 1915 The Emerald Brooch (Short)
 1915 The Lucky Transfer (Short)
 1915 Bobby's Bandit (Short)
The Stranger
 1915 The Boundary Line (Short)
Ty-ee Htas - the Father
 1915 His Last Deal (Short)
Dan Mallory, The Father
 1915 The Birth of a Nation
Stoneman's Servant (uncredited)
 1914 Another Chance (Short) (as J.E. Wilson)
 1914 A Mother's Influence (Short)
The Burglar
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J.E. Wilson


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Solidly-built ex-vaudevillian and stage actor, with additional background as a pugilist. Also formerly in military service. See more »

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