Walter Abel

Walter Abel

  • Born on
    • June 6th, 1898
  • Died on
    • March 26th, 1987
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Walter Abel (June 6, 1898 – March 26, 1987) was an American stage and film character actor. His eyes were brown and his (adult) height was five foot ten inches. Abel was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, the son of Christine (née Becker) and Richard Michael Abel. Abel graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts where he had studied in 1917 and joined a touring company. He made his Broadway debut in Forbidden in 1919. His many theatre credits include As You Like It, Desire Under the Elms, Mourning Becomes Electra, Merrily We Roll Along, and Trelawny of the 'Wells'. On the stage, he appeared in Channing Pollock's 1926 production of The Enemy together with Fay Bainter. Abel was married to concert harpist Marietta Bitter. He died of a myocardial infarction in Essex, Connecticut. Description above from the Wikipedia article Walter Abel, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (25 Credits)

1984Grace Quigley as Homer Morrison
1972Silent Night, Bloody Night as Mayor Adams
1965Mirage as Charles Stewart Calvin
1965The Human Duplicators as Dr. Munson
1957Raintree County as T.D. Shawnessy
1955The Indian Fighter as Captain Trask
1954Night People as Maj. R.A. Foster
1953Island in the Sky as Col. Fuller
1948That Lady in Ermine as Major Horvath / Benvenuto
194613 Rue Madeleine as Charles Gibson
1946The Kid from Brooklyn as Gabby Sloan
1944Mr. Skeffington as George Trellis
1944An American Romance as Howard Clinton
1943So Proudly We Hail! as Chaplain
1942Holiday Inn as Danny Reed
1942Wake Island as Cmdr. Roberts
1942Star Spangled Rhythm as B.G. DeSoto
1941Hold Back the Dawn as Inspector Hammock
1941Skylark as George Gore
1940Arise, My Love as M. Phillips
1940Dance, Girl, Dance as Judge
1938Racket Busters as Hugh Allison
1937Wise Girl as Karl
1937Green Light as John Stafford
1936Fury as District Attorney

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