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Jimmy Conlin (1884–1962)

Jimmy Conlin was born on October 14, 1884 in Camden, New Jersey, USA as James Patrick Conlin. He was an actor, known for Anatomy of a Murder (1959), Seven Keys to Baldpate (1947) and The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947). He was married to Dorothy Julia Ryan, Myrtle Glass and Lillian Grace Steel (actress). He died on May 7, 1962 in Encino, ... See full bio »


(age 77) in Encino, California, USA

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Known For

Anatomy of a Murder Clarence Madigan
Seven Keys to Baldpate Pete the Hermit
Calling Philo Vance Dr. Doremus - Coroner


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 1959 Philip Marlowe (TV Series)
- Mother Dear (1959) ... Fennedy (as James Conlin)
 1959 Anatomy of a Murder
Clarence Madigan
 1955 The Seven Little Foys
Stage Doorman in 1898 Chicago (uncredited)
 1954 Duffy's Tavern (TV Series)
- Episode #1.36 (1954) ... Charley
- Episode #1.35 (1954) ... Charley
- Wedding in the Tavern (1954) ... Charley
- Episode #1.33 (1954) ... Charley
- Archie's Publicity Stunt (1954) ... Charley
 1953 It Happens Every Thursday
 1952 The Jazz Singer
Mr. Demming, Photographer (uncredited)
 1951 On Dangerous Ground
Doc Hyman (uncredited)
 1950 Sideshow
 1950 Operation Haylift
Ed North
 1950 The Great Rupert
Joe Mahoney
 1949 The Inspector General
Turnkey (uncredited)
 1949 Prejudice
Young Joe
 1949 Tulsa
Homer Triplette
 1949 Knock on Any Door
Kid Fingers Carnahan (uncredited)
 1948 Hazard
Mr. Tilson
 1948 Smart Woman
Miller (uncredited)
 1947 Mourning Becomes Electra
Abner Small
 1947 The Hucksters
Blake - Blue Penguin Inn Proprietor
 1947 The Trouble with Women
Mr. Pooler (uncredited)
 1947 Seven Keys to Baldpate
Pete the Hermit
 1947 Dick Tracy's Dilemma
 1947 It's a Joke, Son!
Senator Alexander P. Leeds
 1946 Cross My Heart
Jury Foreman (uncredited)
 1946 Rolling Home
Grandpa Crawford (as James Conlin)
 1946 Blue Skies
Jeffrey - Valet (uncredited)
 1946 Two Sisters from Boston
Grandpa Chandler (uncredited)
 1946 Whistle Stop
Al - the Barber
 1945 An Angel Comes to Brooklyn
Cornelius Terwilliger
 1945 Fallen Angel
Walton Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1945 What, No Cigarettes? (Short)
Uncle Wilbur
 1945 Penthouse Rhythm
Justice of the Peace (uncredited)
 1945 Don Juan Quilligan
Marriage Bureau Clerk (uncredited)
 1945 Honeymoon Ahead
Grant (uncredited)
 1945 G.I. Honeymoon
Telegram Messenger (uncredited)
 1945 It's a Pleasure
Messenger (uncredited)
 1945 The Picture of Dorian Gray
Pub Pianist (uncredited)
 1945 Bring on the Girls
Justice of the Peace (uncredited)
 1944 The Town Went Wild
Lemuel Jones, Justice of the Peace
 1944 Army Wives
 1944 Lost in a Harem
Arab Follower (uncredited)
 1944 Hail the Conquering Hero
Judge Dennis
 1944 The Great Moment
Mr. Burnett, Pharmacist (uncredited)
 1944 Summer Storm
Man Mailing Letter (uncredited)
 1944 Man from Frisco
Mayor's Secretary (uncredited)
 1944 Gambler's Choice
Nicky (uncredited)
 1944 And the Angels Sing
Messenger (uncredited)
 1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Man at Boardinghouse (uncredited)
 1944 Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
Little Thief
 1943 The Miracle of Morgan's Creek
Mayor (uncredited)
 1943 Old Acquaintance
Frank - Photographer (uncredited)
 1943 Swing Shift Maisie
Man at Meeting (uncredited)
 1943 This Is the Army
Stage Doorman (uncredited)
 1943 Petticoat Larceny
 1943 Dixie
Publisher (uncredited)
 1943 Hitler's Madman
Dvorak - the Shopkeeper
 1943 Jitterbugs
Barker for Bearded Lady (uncredited)
 1943 Taxi, Mister
Cassidy, Disgruntled ex-Ballplayer
 1943 Slightly Dangerous
Bartender at Opera (uncredited)
 1943 Calaboose
Charlie the Drunk (uncredited)
 1942 Ice-Capades Revue
Biddle (uncredited)
 1942 Madame Spy
 1942 The Forest Rangers
Otto Hanson
 1942 The Man in the Trunk
Debt Collector (uncredited)
 1942 The Palm Beach Story
Mr. Asweld
 1942 Are Husbands Necessary?
Mover (uncredited)
 1942 Private Buckaroo
Uncle (uncredited)
 1942 Broadway
Newsman (uncredited)
 1942 The Remarkable Andrew
Private Henry Bartholomew Smith
 1942 The Lady Is Willing
Bum (uncredited)
 1942 Woman of the Year
Reporter at Bar (uncredited)
 1942 Obliging Young Lady
Mr. McIntyre - Linda's Neighbor (uncredited)
 1942 Call Out the Marines
Little Man (uncredited)
 1941 Sullivan's Travels
 1941 Look Who's Laughing
Brush Salesman (uncredited)
 1941 New York Town
Burt the Newsman (uncredited)
 1941 The Gay Falcon
Bartender at Party (uncredited)
 1941 Man at Large
Stuttering Tenant (uncredited)
 1941 Unexpected Uncle
Muriel's Husband (uncredited)
 1941 Out of the Fog
Card Game Kibitzer (uncredited)
 1941 Hurry, Charlie, Hurry
Murphy, the Handyman (uncredited)
 1941 A Shot in the Dark
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1941 Footlight Fever
First Furniture Mover (uncredited)
 1941 The Lady Eve
Second Ship's Waiter (uncredited)
 1941 Ridin' on a Rainbow
 1941 Let's Make Music
Jim, the Pianist (uncredited)
 1940 Second Chorus
Mr. Dunn (as Jimmy Conlon)
 1940 Christmas in July
Arbuster (uncredited)
 1940 So You Won't Talk
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1940 Angels Over Broadway
Pawn Shop Proprietor (uncredited)
 1940 Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum
Barker (uncredited)
 1940 The Great McGinty
The Lookout - At Felgman's
 1940 Wagons Westward
Jake - Storekeeper (uncredited)
 1940 Florian
Stock Guard (uncredited)
 1940 The Way of All Flesh
Second Hobo (uncredited)
 1940 Edison, the Man
Waiter (uncredited)
 1940 Two Girls on Broadway
Poem Vendor (uncredited)
 1940 King of the Lumberjacks
Jimmy, the Piano Player (uncredited)
 1940 3 Cheers for the Irish
Riley - Party Guest (uncredited)
 1940 Honeymoon Deferred
Detective (uncredited)
 1940 My Little Chickadee
Squawk Mulligan - Bartender (uncredited)
 1940 Calling Philo Vance
Dr. Doremus - Coroner (as Jimmy Conlon)
 1939 The Amazing Mr. Williams
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1939 $1000 a Touchdown
Sheriff (uncredited)
 1939 No Place to Go
Rivers (as James Conlon)
 1939 Naughty But Nice
Pedestrian (scenes deleted)
 1939 Torchy Runs for Mayor
Coroner (uncredited)
 1939 Nancy Drew... Reporter
Newspaper Morgue-Keeper (uncredited)
 1939 Idiot's Delight
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1938 Sweethearts
Properties Man (uncredited)
 1938 Comet Over Broadway
Burlesque Comic (uncredited)
 1938 The Shining Hour
Man Shaving on Plane (uncredited)
 1938 Hard to Get
Dour Diner (uncredited)
 1938 Broadway Musketeers
Mr. Hobart Skinner (as James Conlon)
 1938 Smashing the Rackets
Witness (uncredited)
 1938 Prison Farm
Dave, the Grocer (uncredited)
 1938 Cocoanut Grove
Motel Proprietor (uncredited)
 1938 Torchy Blane in Panama
Botkin (as James Conlon)
 1938 Over the Wall
Davis' Handler (uncredited)
 1938 He Couldn't Say No
Ambulance Driver (uncredited)
 1938 The Big Broadcast of 1938
1st Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 Blondes at Work
Coroner (uncredited)
 1938 Crashing Hollywood
Crisby (as James Conlin)
 1937 Mannequin
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1937 The Adventurous Blonde
Dr. Bolger (as James Conlon)
 1937 Living on Love
Man with Monkey (uncredited)
 1937 Mountain Music
Medicine Show Shill (uncredited)
 1937 Captains Courageous
Martin (uncredited)
 1937 The Man Who Found Himself
Nosey Watson
 1937 Find the Witness
Swifty Mullins (uncredited)
 1936 Arizona Mahoney
Man in Hay Bill Gag (uncredited)
 1936 The Accusing Finger
Bill Poster (uncredited)
 1936 Rose Bowl
Browning Hills (as James Conlin)
 1936 And Sudden Death
Mr. Tweets
 1936 Rose-Marie
Joe - Piano Player (uncredited)
 1935 The Bride Comes Home
Len Noble (as James Conlin)
 1934 365 Nights in Hollywood
Heeber, Student Actor (uncredited)
 1934 She Learned About Sailors
Irate Neighbor (uncredited)
 1934 City Limits
Nap (as James Conlin)
 1934 Cross Country Cruise
Sid (as James Conlin)
 1933 Advice to the Forlorn
California Booster (uncredited)
 1933 Myrt and Marge
Comedian in Show (uncredited)
 1933 The Bowery
Enlistee (uncredited)
 1933 Footlight Parade
Uncle in 'Honeymoon Hotel' (uncredited)
 1933 The Last Trail
Jimmy, Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1933 College Humor
Dr. Mandel
 1933 Grand Slam
Oscar Smelt (uncredited)
 1930 A Tight Squeeze (Short)
 1929 Zip! Boom! Bang! (Short)
 1928 The Gladiator (Short)
The Husband
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Stage, vaudeville, and television actor.

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Alternate Names:

James Conlin | James Conlon | Jimmy Conlon

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Slightly-built, rustic-looking comic character actor. Built his reputation on the Keith-Orpheum vaudeville circuit. In films from 1929, Hollywood from 1932. With the Preston Sturges unofficial stock company of players in the 1940's, with appearances in Sullivan's Travels (1941),The Palm Beach Story (1942), Hail the Conquering Hero (1944), The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1943), and most notably as ... See more »

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