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Marshall Ruth (1898–1953)

Marshall Ruth was born on December 24, 1898 in Marshalltown, Iowa, USA. He was an actor, known for Red Wine (1928), Virgin Lips (1928) and Nix on Dames (1929). He died on January 19, 1953 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »
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Known For

Red Wine Jack's fourth friend
Nix on Dames Billy


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 1953 Sweethearts on Parade
Townsman (uncredited)
 1952 The Iron Mistress
Official (uncredited)
 1952 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
- Special Edition (1952) ... Sheriff
 1948 Who Killed Doc Robbin?
Police Sergeant (uncredited)
 1948 State of the Union
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1948 Black Bart
Bandleader (uncredited)
 1947 Desperate
Traveling Salesman (uncredited)
 1946 Night and Day
Yale Alum of 1916 (uncredited)
 1945 Nob Hill
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1943 The More the Merrier
Fat Statistician (uncredited)
 1942 Take a Letter, Darling
Man in Car (uncredited)
 1942 Two Yanks in Trinidad
Mug (uncredited)
 1941 Playmates
Comedy Bull Team Member (uncredited)
 1941 Bedtime Story
Conventioneer (uncredited)
 1941 Marry the Boss's Daughter
Elevator Passenger (uncredited)
 1941 New York Town
Spectator in Broadcast Studio (uncredited)
 1941 Two in a Taxi
Stout Man (uncredited)
 1941 Reaching for the Sun
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1940 Turnabout
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
 1939 Hollywood Cavalcade
Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle (uncredited)
 1939 Let Us Live
Peter Roxbury - Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1938 I Am the Law
Tubby - Law Student (uncredited)
 1936 Wedding Present
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 The Crime of Dr. Forbes
Student Doctor (uncredited)
 1936 Riffraff
Ed - Agitator (uncredited)
 1935 Moonlight on the Prairie
Fat Cowboy (uncredited)
 1935 False Pretenses
 1935 Diamond Jim
Man at Racetrack (uncredited)
 1935 Going Highbrow
Room Steward Getting Matt's Dress Suit (uncredited)
 1935 Hold 'Em Yale (uncredited)
 1934 The Lemon Drop Kid
Fat Man at Party (uncredited)
 1932 Faithless
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1932 Hold 'Em Jail
Nance Prisoner (uncredited)
 1932 Crooner
Band Member (uncredited)
 1931 Night Life in Reno
Red (uncredited)
 1931 June First (Short)
Boyfriend in Auto (uncredited)
 1931 The Common Law
Strangeways Party Guest (uncredited)
 1931 Heroes of the Flames
Unknown Role (uncredited)
 1930 Moonlight and Monkey Business (Short)
 1930 One Night at Susie's
Slim (uncredited)
 1930 Bulls and Bears (Short)
Quigley's Stock Partner
 1929 Navy Blues
Chubby Blonde Sailor (uncredited)
 1929 Nix on Dames
 1929 Wall Street
 1929 Joy Street
 1929 Pep Up (Short)
 1929 The Broadway Melody
Stew - Mr. Zanfield's Assistant (uncredited)
 1928 Red Wine
Jack's fourth friend
 1928 Bumping Along (Short)
 1928 Virgin Lips
 1927 Wild Born
 1927 Ridin' Luck
 1927 The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg
Student (uncredited)
 1926 Her Sacrifice

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5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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