William Lundigan (1914–1975)

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The athletic William Lundigan stood 6' 2" and weighed 170 pounds. He played football, basketball and tennis at Syracuse (NY) University. He was discovered by Charles R. Rogers, head of production at Universal Studios. Rogers happened to tune into radio station WFBL in Syracuse. He was so intrigued by a voice he heard reading a commercial that he ... See full bio »

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Known For

Follow Me Quietly Police Lt. Harry Grant
Pinky Dr. Thomas Adams
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain Rev. William Asbury Thompson
Mystery in Mexico Steve Hastings


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 1971 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Jack Crowley
- Cynthia (1971) ... Jack Crowley
 1971 Medical Center (TV Series)
- Countdown (1971) ... Willoughby
 1968 Where Angels Go Trouble Follows!
Mr. Clancy (uncredited)
 1967 The Way West
Michael Moynihan
 1966 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
David Phillips
- In Search of April (1966) ... David Phillips
 1963 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series)
Frank Jeffers
- Last of the Private Eyes (1963) ... Frank Jeffers
 1962 The Underwater City
Bob Gage
 1961 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Nathaniel Norgate
- Dangerous Crossing (1961) ... Nathaniel Norgate
 1961 The Jim Backus Show (TV Series)
Buster Darton
- Once Upon a Moose (1961) ... Buster Darton
 1960 Insight (TV Series)
The Interviewer
- Operation Dignity (1960) ... The Interviewer
 1959-1960 Men Into Space (TV Series)
Col. Edward McCauley
- Flight to the Red Planet (1960) ... Col. Edward McCauley
- Mystery Satellite (1960) ... Col. Edward McCauley
- The Sun Never Sets (1960) ... Col. Edward McCauley
- Into the Sun (1960) ... Col. Edward McCauley
- Flare Up (1960) ... Col. Edward McCauley
 1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series)
David Pierce
- K.O. Kitty (1958) ... David Pierce
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Ben Gammon
- No Time at All (1958) ... Ben Gammon
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series)
Maj. Fred Gunderman
- Beyond (1955) ... Maj. Fred Gunderman
 1955 The Star and the Story (TV Series)
Edward Mansell
- Total Recall (1955) ... Edward Mansell
 1955 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Sam Weston
- The Indiscreet Mrs. Jarvis (1955) ... Sam Weston
 1955 The Indiscreet Mrs. Jarvis (TV Movie)
 1954 The White Orchid
Robert Burton
 1954 Shower of Stars (TV Series)
- Entertainment on Wheels (1954) ... Host
 1954 Terror Ship
Peter Duncan
 1953-1954 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Nels Wolcott / Bart Sayer
- The Tryst (1954) ... Nels Wolcott
- The Bachelor (1953) ... Bart Sayer
 1954 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
- To Lift a Feather (1954) ... Charlie
 1954 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Jack Fuller
- Give the Guy a Break (1954) ... Jack Fuller
 1954 Riders to the Stars
Dr. Richard Stanton
 1953 Inferno
Joseph Duncan
 1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
- A Man in the Kitchen (1953) ... Jim
 1953 Serpent of the Nile
 1952 Down Among the Sheltering Palms
Capt. W.W. 'Bill' Willoby
 1951 Elopement
Matt Reagan
 1951 Love Nest
Jim Scott
 1951 The House on Telegraph Hill
Major Marc Bennett
 1951 I'd Climb the Highest Mountain
Rev. William Asbury Thompson
 1950 I'll Get By
William Spencer
 1950 Mother Didn't Tell Me
Dr. William Wright
 1949 Pinky
Dr. Thomas Adams
 1949 Follow Me Quietly
Police Lt. Harry Grant
 1949 State Department: File 649
Ken Seely
 1948 Mystery in Mexico
Steve Hastings
 1948 The Inside Story
Waldo 'Bill' Williams
 1947 Dishonored Lady
Jack Garet
 1947 The Fabulous Dorseys
Bob Burton
 1943 Headin' for God's Country
Michael Banyan
 1943 Salute to the Marines
Rufus Cleveland
 1943 Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case
Alvin F. Peterson
 1942 Andy Hardy's Double Life
Jeff Willis
 1942 Northwest Rangers
James Kevin Gardiner
 1942 Apache Trail
Tom Folliard
 1942 Sunday Punch
Ken Burke
 1942 The Courtship of Andy Hardy
Jeff Willis
 1942 The Bugle Sounds
Joe Hanson
 1941 Sailors on Leave
Chuck Stephens
 1941 International Squadron
Lt. Rog Wilkins
 1941 Highway West
Dave Warren
 1941 A Shot in the Dark
Peter Kennedy
 1941 The Great Mr. Nobody
Richard Amesworth
 1941 The Case of the Black Parrot
Jim Moore
 1940 Santa Fe Trail
Bob Holliday
 1940 East of the River
Nicholas Antonio 'Nick' Lorenzo
 1940 Service with the Colors (Short)
Thomas Stanton
 1940 The Sea Hawk
Danny Logan
 1940 Young America Flies (Short)
Bill Brown
 1940 The Man Who Talked Too Much
John L. Forbes
 1940 3 Cheers for the Irish
Michael Flaherty
 1940 The Fighting 69th
Timmy Wynn
 1939 Legion of Lost Flyers
Ralph Perry
 1939 The Old Maid
Lanning Halsey
 1939 The Forgotten Woman
Terence Kennedy
 1939 They Asked for It
Steve Lewis
 1939 Dodge City
Lee Irving
 1939 Three Smart Girls Grow Up
Richard Watkins
 1938 Freshman Year
Bob Potter
 1938 The Missing Guest
Larry Dearden
 1938 Letter of Introduction
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1938 Danger on the Air
Dave Chapman
 1938 Wives Under Suspicion
 1938 Sinners in Paradise
Radio Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1938 State Police
Pvt. Smith / Bill Clarke
 1938 The Crime of Doctor Hallet
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1938 Reckless Living
Stanley Shaw
 1938 The Black Doll
Rex Leland
 1938 The Jury's Secret
Announcer (uncredited)
 1937 Prescription for Romance
Officer (uncredited)
 1937 A Girl with Ideas
Herman (uncredited)
 1937 That's My Story!
Howard Field
 1937 The Lady Fights Back
Doug McKenzie
 1937 West Bound Limited
 1937 Armored Car
Henry Hutchins (as Larry Parker)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercials: Chrysler Corp. automobiles.

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 12 Articles | 16 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bill Lundigan | Larry Parker


6' 2" (1.88 m)


Rena Morgan Cournyn  (his death)  (1 child)


Michael F. Lundigan

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on why he seemed to make so many "B" pictures] My mistake was in being so damned cooperative. Not only did I accept the bad pictures but I accepted lousy parts in those bad pictures.


While at Warners, Lundigan's 'voice with a smile in it' narration was used in several of the classic 1940s Looney Tunes cartoons. See more »

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