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William Arnold (I) (1884–1940)

William Arnold was born on January 6, 1884 in Brockton, Massachusetts, USA as William Richmond Arnold. He was an actor, known for Find the Witness (1937), Gun Smoke (1931) and In Love with Life (1934). He died on July 20, 1940 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Find the Witness Reporter
Gun Smoke Mugs Maransa


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 1940 The Great Dictator
Tomanian Officer (uncredited)
 1940 Edison, the Man
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Reporter (uncredited)
 1939 I'm from Missouri
Salesman (uncredited)
 1939 St. Louis Blues
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1938 You Can't Take It with You
Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 I Am the Law
Witness (uncredited)
 1938 I'll Give a Million
Steward (uncredited)
 1938 The Main Event
Ticket Seller (uncredited)
 1938 Yellow Jack
Officer (uncredited)
 1938 The Overland Express
Henry Furness
 1938 Start Cheering
Director (uncredited)
 1938 Penitentiary
Fingerprint Man (uncredited)
 1937 Wells Fargo
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1937 She Married an Artist
Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 The Women Men Marry
Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 A Dangerous Adventure
Doctor (uncredited)
 1937 The Toast of New York
Broker (uncredited)
 1937 Exclusive
Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 The Devil Is Driving
Court Clerk (uncredited)
 1937 Hotel Haywire
Waiter (uncredited)
 1937 Kid Galahad
Reporter at Press Conference (uncredited)
 1937 Turn Off the Moon
Waiter (uncredited)
 1937 Captains Courageous
Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 Speed to Spare
Official (uncredited)
 1937 The Frame-Up
Tod Ellison (uncredited)
 1937 Swing High, Swing Low
Croupier (uncredited)
 1937 Parole Racket
Kennedy (uncredited)
 1937 Ready, Willing and Able
Customs Agent (uncredited)
 1937 Devil's Playground
Officer (uncredited)
 1937 Find the Witness
Reporter (as Billy Arnold)
 1936 Gold Diggers of 1937
Salesman (uncredited)
 1936 Sing Me a Love Song
Waiter (uncredited)
 1936 Four Days Wonder
 1936 Come Closer, Folks
Pitchman (uncredited)
 1936 Killer at Large
Police Operator (uncredited)
 1936 The Big Broadcast of 1937
Jones (uncredited)
 1936 Cain and Mabel
Photographer (uncredited)
 1936 Grand Jury
Barnes (uncredited)
 1936 Yours for the Asking
Man (uncredited)
 1936 The Golden Arrow
Yacht Officer (uncredited)
 1936 Roaming Lady
Johnson (uncredited)
 1936 Sky Parade
Assistant Manager (uncredited)
 1936 Big Brown Eyes
Customer (uncredited)
 1936 Love Before Breakfast
Waiter (uncredited)
 1936 Don't Gamble with Love
Croupier (uncredited)
 1936 The Preview Murder Mystery
Theatre Manager (uncredited)
 1936 Riffraff
Cannery Foreman (uncredited)
 1935 Magnificent Obsession
Chief Inspector (uncredited)
 1935 If You Could Only Cook
Second Inspector (uncredited)
 1935 The Bride Comes Home
Elevator Starter (uncredited)
 1935 The Fighting Marines
Capt. Henderson [Chs. 1, 8, 10] (uncredited)
 1935 Splendor
Jake (uncredited)
 1935 Fighting Youth
Student (uncredited)
 1935 She Married Her Boss
Department Head (uncredited)
 1935 Diamond Jim
Man at Racetrack (uncredited)
 1935 Annapolis Farewell
Officer in Brigg's Office (uncredited)
 1935 Call of the Wild
First Faro Player (uncredited)
 1935 Love Me Forever
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1935 Princess O'Hara
Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1935 A Night at the Ritz
Walter (uncredited)
 1935 The Woman in Red
Prosecutor's Assistant (uncredited)
 1935 One More Spring
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1935 Rendezvous at Midnight
Captain Ryan (uncredited)
 1934 Sweet Adeline
Second Man at McGowan's (uncredited)
 1934 The Mighty Barnum
Publicity Man (uncredited)
 1934 Kid Millions
Steward (uncredited)
 1934 Hide-Out
Al - Henchman (uncredited)
 1934 Whom the Gods Destroy
Balkan Passenger (uncredited)
 1934 The Hell Cat
Reporter (uncredited)
 1934 The Personality Kid
Sam (uncredited)
 1934 Murder at the Vanities
Treasurer (uncredited)
 1934 Thirty Day Princess
City Editor (uncredited)
 1934 In Love with Life
 1934 Manhattan Melodrama
Blackjack Dealer (uncredited)
 1934 Bottoms Up
Yes Man (uncredited)
 1934 Badge of Honor
Andrew Comstock
 1934 David Harum
Townsman (uncredited)
 1932 70,000 Witnesses (uncredited)
 1931 The Wide Open Spaces (Short)
 1931 Oh! Oh! Cleopatra (Short)
 1931 The Vice Squad
 1931 Gun Smoke
Mugs Maransa
 1931 Scandal Sheet
Member of Board of Directors (uncredited)
 1930 One Night at Susie's
Mobster (uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

Billy Arnold | William R. 'Billy' Arnold

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