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Charles Drake

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Charles Drake (October 2, 1917 – September 10, 1994) was an American actor.Drake was born as Charles Ruppert in New York City. He graduated from Nichols College and became a salesman. In 1939, he turned to acting and signed a contract with Warner Brothers. He wasn't immediately successful. World War II interrupted his career; soon after his military service was complete, Drake returned to Hollywood in 1945, his contract with Warner Brothers ended. In the 1940s, he did some freelance work, like A Night in Casablanca. In 1949 he moved to Universal Studios. In 1955, Drake turned to television as one of the stock-company players on Robert Montgomery Presents and three years later he became the host of the British TV espionage weekly Rendezvous. In 1959, he starred in the Western film, No Name on the Bullet, where he played a doctor dedicated to saving a small town from a dangerous assassin. In 1967 he played the part of Oliver Greer in The Fugitive episode The One That Got Away. He played in 83 films between 1939 and 1975, including Scream, Pretty Peggy. More than 50 were dramas, but he also acted in comedies, science fiction, horror and film noir. He died on September 10, 1994 in East Lyme, Connecticut, aged 76. Description above from the Wikipedia article  Charles Drake, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Nascut:
Oct 2, 1917 in New York City, New York, U.S.
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
81
Primul film:
In movie Career 1939-07-07
Ultimul film:
Film My Brother's Wedding 1983-09-13
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of The Lively Set
Poster of Showdown
Poster of The Red Ball Express
Poster of You Never Can Tell
Filme in care a jucat
Film My Brother's Wedding Pastor #2 1983-09-13
Serial Switch Unknown 1975-09-09
Serial Harry O Unknown 1974-09-12
Film Scream, Pretty Peggy George Thornton 1973-11-24
Serial Police Story Unknown 1973-09-25
Serial The Rookies Unknown 1972-09-11
Film The Screaming Woman Ken Bronson 1972-01-29
Serial Cannon Unknown 1971-09-14
Film The Arrangement Finnegan 1969-11-18
Film The Counterfeit Killer Dolan 1968-05-01
Film The Swimmer Howard Graham 1968-05-15
Serial Land of the Giants Unknown 1968-09-22
Film The Smugglers Harry Miller 1968-12-24
Film Valley of the Dolls Kevin Gillmore 1967-12-27
Film The Money Jungle Harvey Sheppard 1967-12-15
Serial Mannix Unknown 1967-09-16
Serial Judd for the Defense Unknown 1967-09-08
Serial Ironside Unknown 1967-03-28
Serial Mission: Impossible Unknown 1966-09-17
Serial Star Trek Unknown 1966-09-08
Film The Third Day Lawrence Conway 1965-08-04
Serial F Troop Unknown 1965-09-14
Film Dear Heart Frank Taylor 1964-12-02
Film The Lively Set Paul Manning 1964-10-24
Serial Daniel Boone Unknown 1964-09-24
Serial The Fugitive Unknown 1963-09-17
Film Showdown Bert Pickett 1963-05-03
Serial The Lucy Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Film Back Street Curt Stanton 1961-10-11
Film Tammy Tell Me True Buford Woodly 1961-07-26
Film No Name on the Bullet Luke Canfield 1959-02-01
Film Step Down to Terror Johnny Williams Walters 1958-09-01
Film Until They Sail Capt. Richard Bates 1957-10-08
Film Jeanne Eagels John Donahue 1957-08-02
Film Walk the Proud Land Tom Sweeny 1956-08-31
Film The Price of Fear Sgt. Pete Carroll 1956-03-13
Film All That Heaven Allows Mick Anderson 1955-12-25
Film To Hell and Back Brandon 1955-09-22
Film Female on the Beach Police Lieutenant Galley 1955-08-19
Film War Arrow Sgt. Luke Schermerhorn 1954-01-01
Film The Glenn Miller Story Don Haynes 1954-01-08
Serial Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Film Tobor the Great Dr. Ralph Harrison 1954-09-01
Film Four Guns to the Border Sheriff Jim Flannery 1954-11-03
Serial Letter to Loretta Unknown 1953-09-20
Film The Lone Hand George Hadley 1953-06-26
Film It Came from Outer Space Sheriff Matt Warren 1953-05-26
Film Gunsmoke Johnny Lake 1953-03-01
Film Bonzo Goes to College Malcolm Drew 1952-09-01
Film The Red Ball Express Partridge 1952-05-24
Film The Treasure of Lost Canyon Jim Anderson 1952-03-01
Film Air Cadet Capt. Sullivan 1951-03-14
Film Little Egypt Oliver Doane 1951-10-01
Film You Never Can Tell Perry Collins 1951-09-23
Film Harvey Dr. Sanderson 1950-10-13
Film Winchester '73 Steve Miller 1950-07-12
Film Peggy Tom Fielding 1950-07-01
Film Louisa Radio Broadcaster (voice) 1950-05-31
Film I Was a Shoplifter Herb Klaxon 1950-05-13
Film Comanche Territory Stacey Howard 1950-05-01
Film Tarzan's Magic Fountain Dodd 1949-02-05
Serial Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Film The Tender Years Bob Wilson 1948-01-03
Film The Pretender Dr. Leonard Koster 1947-08-11
Film Winter Wonderland Steve Kirk 1946-05-12
Film A Night in Casablanca Lt. Pierre Delmar 1946-05-10
Film Whistle Stop Ernie 1946-01-25
Film You Came Along Lt. R. Janoschek 1945-07-04
Film Conflict Prof. Norman Holsworth 1945-06-15
Film Air Force Navigator 1943-03-20
Film Bullet Scars Reporter 1942-03-07
Film The Man Who Came to Dinner Sandy 1942-01-24
Film Busses Roar Eddie Sloan 1942-08-18
Film Winning Your Wings State College Student 1942-05-28
Film Now, Voyager Leslie Trotter (uncredited) 1942-10-31
Film Dangerously They Live Joe, Hospital Orderly with Dr. Murdock 1941-12-24
Film The Maltese Falcon Reporter (uncredited) 1941-10-17
Film Sergeant York Scorer (uncredited) 1941-09-27
Film Nine Lives Are Not Enough 'Snappy' Saunders (incorrectly listed as "Snappy Lucas" in end credits) 1941-09-20
Film The Hunchback of Notre Dame Young Priest (uncredited) 1939-12-29
Film Career Rex Chaney 1939-07-07