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Brian Donlevy

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Brian Donlevy  (February 9, 1901 – April 5, 1972) was an Ulster-born American film actor, noted for playing tough guys from the 1930s to the 1960s. He usually appeared in supporting roles. Among his best known films are Beau Geste (1939) and The Great McGinty (1940). For his role as Sergeant Markoff in Beau Geste he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. His obituary in The Times newspaper in the United Kingdom stated that "any consideration of the American 'film noir' of the 1940s would be incomplete without him". Description above from the Wikipedia article Brian Donlevy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Feb 9, 1901 In Portadown, County Armagh, Ireland [now in Northern Ireland], UK
Movie/TV Credits:
99
First Appeared:
In the movie Gentlemen Of The Press 1929-05-04
Latest Project:
Movie James Stewart's Wonderful Life 1988-11-22
Known For
Poster of Hostile Guns
Poster of Song of Scheherazade
Poster of High Tension
Poster of 13 Hours by Air
Filmography
Movie James Stewart's Wonderful Life (archive footage) 1988-11-22
Movie Hammer: The Studio That Dripped Blood (archive footage) 1987-01-01
Movie Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (in "The Glass Key") (archive footage) 1982-05-21
Movie Pit Stop Grant Willard 1969-05-14
Movie Arizona Bushwhackers Mayor Joe Smith 1968-03-01
Movie Five Golden Dragons Dragon #3 1967-08-03
Movie Hostile Guns Marshal Willett 1967-07-01
Movie The Fat Spy George Wellington 1966-05-11
Movie Waco Ace Ross 1966-09-01
Movie Rogue's Gallery Detective Lee 1966-01-01
Movie Gammera the Invincible Gen. Terry Arnold 1966-12-15
Series Family Affair Unknown 1966-09-12
Movie Curse of the Fly Henri Delambre 1965-05-01
Movie How to Stuff a Wild Bikini B.D. 'Big Deal' MacPherson 1965-07-14
Movie The Big Parade of Comedy 1964-09-02
Movie The Pigeon That Took Rome Col. Sherman Harrington 1962-06-19
Series Target: The Corruptors! Unknown 1961-09-29
Movie The Errand Boy Tom 'T.P.' Paramutual 1961-11-28
Movie Girl In Room 13 Steve Marshall 1960-01-01
Movie Juke Box Rhythm George Manton 1959-08-01
Series The DuPont Show with June Allyson Unknown 1959-09-21
Movie Quatermass II Prof. Bernard Quatermass 1957-05-24
Movie Escape from Red Rock Bronc Grierson 1957-12-01
Series Perry Mason General Roger Brandon 1957-09-21
Movie A Cry in the Night Captain Ed Bates 1956-08-17
Movie The Big Combo Joe McClure 1955-02-15
Movie The Quatermass Xperiment Prof. Bernard Quatermass 1955-08-26
Movie Woman They Almost Lynched Charles Quantrill 1953-03-20
Movie Hoodlum Empire Sen. William J. 'Bill' Stephens 1952-04-15
Movie Ride the Man Down Bide Marriner 1952-11-25
Movie Fighting Coast Guard Cmdr. McFarland 1951-05-31
Movie Slaughter Trail Capt. Dempster 1951-10-15
Series Robert Montgomery Presents Unknown 1950-01-30
Movie Kansas Raiders Col. William Clarke Quantrill 1950-08-19
Movie Shakedown Nick Palmer 1950-09-01
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1950-10-02
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1950-09-10
Movie Impact Walter Williams 1949-03-20
Movie The Lucky Stiff John J. Malone 1949-05-26
Movie Command Decision Brigadier General Clifton I. Garnet 1948-12-23
Movie A Southern Yankee Kurt Devlynn 1948-08-05
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Movie Song of Scheherazade Capt. Vladimir Gregorovitch 1947-02-26
Movie The Beginning or the End Maj. Gen. Leslie R. Groves 1947-02-19
Movie The Trouble with Women Joe McBride 1947-06-25
Movie Kiss of Death Asst. Dist. Atty. Louis D'Angelo 1947-08-27
Movie Heaven Only Knows Adam 'Duke' Byron 1947-09-12
Movie Killer McCoy Jim Caighn 1947-12-01
Movie Our Hearts Were Growing Up Tony Minnetti 1946-06-14
Movie The Virginian Trampas 1946-05-05
Movie Canyon Passage George Camrose 1946-07-17
Movie Two Years Before the Mast Richard Henry Dana 1946-11-22
Movie Duffy's Tavern Brian Donlevy 1945-09-28
Movie Twenty Years After 1944-01-01
Movie An American Romance Stefan Dubechek aka Steve Dangos 1944-04-16
Movie Hangmen Also Die! Dr. Franticek Svoboda 1943-04-15
Movie The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek Governor McGinty 1943-12-24
Movie The Great Man's Lady Steely Edwards 1942-04-15
Movie The Remarkable Andrew General Andrew Jackson 1942-03-05
Movie A Gentleman After Dark Harry Melton 1942-04-16
Movie Two Yanks in Trinidad Vince Barrows 1942-03-26
Movie Wake Island Maj. Geoffrey Caton 1942-08-11
Movie Nightmare Daniel Shane 1942-11-10
Movie Stand by for Action Lieut. Cmdr. Martin Roberts 1942-12-31
Movie The Glass Key Paul Madvig 1942-09-08
Movie I Wanted Wings Capt. Mercer 1941-03-26
Movie Hold Back the Dawn Movie Actor (uncredited) 1941-09-26
Movie Billy the Kid Jim Sherwood 1941-05-30
Movie South of Tahiti Bob 1941-10-17
Movie Birth of the Blues Memphis 1941-11-07
Movie The Great McGinty Daniel 'Dan' McGinty 1940-08-01
Movie When the Daltons Rode Grat Dalton 1940-08-23
Movie Brigham Young Angus Duncan 1940-09-27
Movie Union Pacific Sid Campeau 1939-05-05
Movie Jesse James Barshee 1939-01-14
Movie Beau Geste Sergeant Markoff 1939-07-24
Movie Allegheny Uprising Callendar 1939-11-10
Movie Behind Prison Gates Agent Norman Craig / Red Murray 1939-07-28
Movie Destry Rides Again Kent 1939-11-30
Movie Battle Of Broadway Chesty Webb 1938-04-22
Movie In Old Chicago Gil Warren 1938-04-15
Movie We're Going to Be Rich Yankee Gordon 1938-07-03
Movie Sharpshooters Steve Mitchell 1938-11-18
Movie Midnight Taxi Charles 'Chick' Gardner 1937-04-04
Movie This Is My Affair Batiste Duryea 1937-05-28
Movie Born Reckless Bob Kane 1937-06-25
Movie 13 Hours by Air James Evarts 1936-04-29
Movie Strike Me Pink Vance 1936-01-24
Movie Human Cargo Packy Campbell 1936-05-15
Movie 36 Hours to Kill Frank Evers 1936-07-24
Movie Crack-Up Ace Martin 1936-12-14
Movie High Tension Eddie Mitchell 1936-07-10
Movie Half Angel Duffy Giles 1936-05-22
Movie Barbary Coast Knuckles Jacoby 1935-10-13
Movie Mary Burns, Fugitive Spike 1935-11-15
Movie Another Face Broken Nose Dawson / Spencer Dutro III 1935-12-20
Movie Ireno Drunk (uncredited) 1932-06-30
Movie A Modern Cinderella Charlie the Chauffeur 1932-11-05
Movie Gentlemen Of The Press Kelly - Reporter 1929-05-04
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