William Bendix

William Bendix

  • Born on
    • January 14th, 1906
  • Died on
    • December 14th, 1964
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. William Bendix (January 14, 1906 – December 14, 1964) was an American film, radio, and television actor, best remembered in movies for the title role in the movie The Babe Ruth Story and for portraying clumsily earnest aircraft plant worker Chester A. Riley in radio and television's The Life of Riley. He also received an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actor for Wake Island (1942). Description above from the Wikipedia article William Bendix, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Acting (30 Credits)

1962Boys' Night Out as Slattery
1955Crashout as Van Morgan Duff
1954Dangerous Mission as Chief Ranger Joe Parker
1952Macao as Lawrence C. Trumble
1952A Girl in Every Port as Timothy Aloysius 'Tim' Dunnovan
1952Blackbeard, the Pirate as Ben Worley
1951Submarine Command as CPO Boyer
1951Detective Story as Det. Lou Brody
1950Kill the Umpire as Bill 'Two Call' Johnson
1949Cover Up as Larry Best
1949The Big Steal as Capt. Vincent Blake
1949Streets of Laredo as Reuben 'Wahoo' Jones
1948The Babe Ruth Story as George Herman 'Babe' Ruth
1948Race Street as Barney Runson
1948The Time of Your Life as Nick
1948A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court as Sir Sagramore
1947The Web as Lt. Damico
1946The Blue Dahlia as Buzz Wanchek
1946The Dark Corner as Stauffer, a.k.a. Fred Foss
1946Calcutta as Pedro Blake
1945A Bell for Adano as Sgt. Borth
1944Lifeboat as Gus
1943Guadalcanal Diary as Corp. Taxi Potts
1943The Crystal Ball as Biff Carter
1942Wake Island as Pvt. Aloysius K. 'Smacksie' Randall
1942Woman of the Year as Pinkie Peters
1942The Glass Key as Jeff (Varna's henchman)
1942Who Done It? as Detective Brannigan
1942Star Spangled Rhythm as Herman
1940They Drive by Night as Driver Watching Pinball Game (uncredited)


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