Erskine Sanford

Erskine Sanford

  • Born on
    • November 19th, 1885
  • Died on
    • July 7th, 1969
Erskine Sanford was an American actor on the stage, in radio and motion pictures. As a member of Orson Welles's Mercury Theatre company he appears in several of Welles's films, most notably as the bumbling, perspiring newspaper editor Herbert Carter in Citizen Kane!

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Acting (21 Credits)

1950Sierra as Judge Prentiss
1949Impact as Dr. Henry Bender
1948Macbeth as Duncan
1948Letter from an Unknown Woman as Porter
1948Wake of the Red Witch as Dr. van Arken
1947The Lady from Shanghai as Judge
1947The Voice of the Turtle as Storekeeper
1947Possessed as Dr. Sherman - Graham's physician at inquest
1946Angel on My Shoulder as Minister
1946Crack-Up as Museum Director Barton
1946The Stranger as Party Guest (uncredited)
1946Without Reservations as Timothy Helgelander (uncredited)
1946The Best Years of Our Lives as Bullard
1945A Tree Grows in Brooklyn as Undertaker (uncredited)
1945Spellbound as Dr. Galt (uncredited)
1944Ministry of Fear as George Rennit, private investigator
1944Mr. Skeffington as Dr. Fawcette (uncredited)
1943Jane Eyre as Mr. Briggs (uncredited)
1942The Magnificent Ambersons as Roger Bronson
1941Citizen Kane as Herbert Carter
1938Too Much Johnson as Frederick

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