Lon Chaney Jr.

Lon Chaney Jr.

  • Born on
    • February 10th, 1906
  • Died on
    • July 12th, 1973
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Lon Chaney, Jr. (February 10, 1906 – July 12, 1973), born Creighton Tull Chaney, was an American character actor. He was best known for his roles in monster movies and as the son of famous silent film actor, Lon Chaney. He is notable for playing Larry Talbot in The Wolf Man movies. Originally credited in films as Creighton Chaney, he was first credited as "Lon Chaney, Jr." in 1935. Chaney had English, French and Irish ancestry. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lon Chaney, Jr., licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (66 Credits)

1998Universal Horror as (archive footage)
1984Terror in the Aisles as Larry Talbot (archive footage) (uncredited)
1971The Female Bunch as Monti
1971Dracula vs. Frankenstein as Groton
1967Gallery of Horror as Dr. Mendell
1967Spider Baby or, the Maddest Story Ever Told as Bruno
1967Hillbillys in a Haunted House as Maximillian
1967Welcome to Hard Times as Avery (as Lon Chaney)
1964Witchcraft as Morgan Whitlock
1963The Haunted Palace as Simon Orne (as Lon Chaney)
1959The Alligator People as Manon
1958The Defiant Ones as Big Sam
1957The Cyclops as Martin 'Marty' Melville
1957Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans as Chingachgook
1956Indestructible Man as Charles "Butcher" Benton
1956Daniel Boone, Trail Blazer as Blackfish
1956Pardners as Whitey
1956The Black Sleep as Dr. Munroe, aka Mungo
1955Big House, U.S.A. as Leonard M. 'Alamo' Smith (as Lon Chaney)
1955I Died a Thousand Times as Big Mac
1955The Indian Fighter as Chivington (as Lon Chaney)
1955Not as a Stranger as Job Marsh
1954Casanova's Big Night as Emo, the Murderer
1953A Lion Is in the Streets as Spurge McManamee
1952The Black Castle as Gargon
1952Springfield Rifle as Pete Elm (as Lon Chaney)
1952High Noon as Martin Howe
1951Bride of the Gorilla as Commissioner Taro
1951Only the Valiant as Trooper Kebussyan
1951Behave Yourself! as Pinky
1948Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein as Larry Talbot/The Wolf Man
1948Albuquerque as Steve Murkill
1947My Favorite Brunette as Willie
1945House of Dracula as Lawrence Stewart Talbot
1945Pillow of Death as Wayne Fletcher
1945The Frozen Ghost as Alex Gregor, aka Gregor the Great
1945Strange Confession as Jeff Carter
1945Here Come the Co-eds as Johnson
1944The Mummy's Ghost as Kharis
1944Dead Man's Eyes as David Stuart
1944Weird Woman as Prof. Norman Reed
1944The Mummy's Curse as Kharis
1944House of Frankenstein as Lawrence Talbot
1944Cobra Woman as Hava
1943Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man as Lawrence 'Larry' Stewart Talbot, the Wolf Man
1943Son of Dracula as Count Dracula, alias Count Alucard
1943Calling Dr. Death as Dr. Mark Steel (as Lon Chaney)
1942The Mummy's Tomb as Kharis, the Mummy
1942The Ghost of Frankenstein as The Frankenstein Monster
1941The Wolf Man as Larry Talbot - The Wolf Man
1941Man Made Monster as Dan McCormick
1941Billy the Kid as 'Spike' Hudson
1940One Million B.C. as Akhoba
1940North West Mounted Police as Shorty
1939Of Mice and Men as Lennie
1939Frontier Marshal as Pringle
1939City in Darkness as Pierre
1939Union Pacific as Dollarhide
1939Jesse James as One Of James Gang
1938Mr. Moto's Gamble as Henchman
1938Alexander's Ragtime Band as Photographer
1937Love Is News as Newsman
1937This Is My Affair as Federal Agent in Baltimore Bank
1936Undersea Kingdom as Capt. Hakur
1936The Old Corral as Garland - Simms partner
1932Bird of Paradise as Thornton


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