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Harry Hayden (I) (1882–1955)

Harry Hayden was born on November 8, 1882 in Nova Scotia, Canada. He was an actor, known for Hail the Conquering Hero (1944), The Velvet Touch (1948) and Two Sisters from Boston (1946). He was married to Lela Bliss. He died on July 24, 1955 in West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Velvet Touch Mr. Crouch
Two Sisters from Boston Uncle Jonathan
Merton of the Movies Mr. Gashwiler


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 1951-1955 The Stu Erwin Show (TV Series)
Harry Johnson / Harry
- The French Influence (1955) ... Harry Johnson (uncredited)
- The Uninvited Guests (1955) ... Harry Johnson
- Nothing Like a Friend (1953) ... Harry Johnson (uncredited)
- The Blow-up (1953) ... Harry Johnson
- The Game (1952) ... Harry Johnson
 1955 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Jesse Faraday
- The Sheriff's Secret (1955) ... Jesse Faraday
 1954 The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series)
 1954 Charade
Barber (uncredited)
 1954 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
 1954 The Desperado
School Master / Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1954 Stories of the Century (TV Series)
Parson Jenkins
- Bill Longley (1954) ... Parson Jenkins
 1954 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
 1954 Topper (TV Series)
- The Diamond Ring (1954) ... Dillon
 1954 Hopalong Cassidy (TV Series)
- Frameup for Murder (1954) ... Doctor
 1952-1954 My Little Margie (TV Series)
Stephen Wilson
- Vern Retires (1954)
- Vern's Chums (1952) ... Stephen Wilson
 1953 Money from Home
First Race Judge (uncredited)
 1953 Hot News
Doctor (uncredited)
 1953 Footlights Theater (TV Series)
 1953 The Last Posse
Davis (uncredited)
 1953 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series)
Sheriff Jackson
- Trained for Murder (1953) ... Sheriff Jackson
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Henderson
- Adventure in Connecticut (1953) ... Mr. Henderson
 1953 Tonight We Sing
Mr. Granek (uncredited)
 1952 Dangerous Assignment (TV Series)
- The Civil War Map Story (1952) ... Conductor
 1952 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Theater Manager-Opening Sketch / Man Wearing 'Dick' Campaign Button
- The Sultan (1952) ... Theater Manager-Opening Sketch
- Whistle Stop (1952) ... Man Wearing 'Dick' Campaign Button
 1952 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Carl Wagoner
- The Mind Machine (1952) ... Carl Wagoner
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
 1952 Army Bound
Mr. Harris
 1952 O. Henry's Full House
A.J. Crump (segment "The Gift of the Magi") (uncredited)
 1952 Carrie
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
 1952 When in Rome
Mr. Wigland - the Girdle Salesman (uncredited)
 1952 Chevron Theatre (TV Series)
- Poor Miss Emmie (1952)
 1951 Double Dynamite!
J.L. McKissack
 1951 Street Bandits
William Carrington, mouthpiece
 1951 Disc Jockey
Western Character (uncredited)
 1951 So You Want to Be a Bachelor (Short)
Charlie Peckinpah - Joe's Father - in - Law (uncredited)
 1951 Angels in the Outfield
Dr. Jordan, Bridget's Doctor (uncredited)
 1951 Newlyweds Take a Chance (Short)
Betty's father
 1951 Deal Me In (Short)
Mr. Jamison
 1951 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Mr. Connors
- The Case of the Slightly Used Car (1951) ... Mr. Connors
 1951 Pier 23
Dr. Earl J. Tomkins
 1951 The Bigelow Theatre (TV Series)
 1950 The Magnavox Theater (TV Series)
Man on Train
- The Hurricane at Pilgrim Hill (1950) ... Man on Train
 1950 To Please a Lady
Bainsville Track Owner (uncredited)
 1950 Union Station
Skelly - Conductor
 1950 Kill the Umpire
Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1950 Captain China
Ship Line Owner (uncredited)
 1950 Gun Crazy
Mr. Mallenberg
 1950 The Traveling Saleswoman
J.L. King (uncredited)
 1949 Prison Warden
Mr. Greene (uncredited)
 1949 Intruder in the Dust
Mr. Mallison
 1949 The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1949 The Doolins of Oklahoma
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1949 Mr. Whitney Had a Notion (Short)
Senatorial Committee Man
 1949 Adventure in Baltimore
Chairman (uncredited)
 1949 The Lone Wolf and His Lady
Shamus O'Brien (uncredited)
 1949 Joe Palooka in the Big Fight
Commissioner Harris
 1949 Badmen of Tombstone
John Mattson
 1948 Family Honeymoon
Railroad Conductor (uncredited)
 1948 An Act of Murder
Mr. Hart (uncredited)
 1948 Rusty Leads the Way
Harry Ainesworth (uncredited)
 1948 Smart Girls Don't Talk
Ballistics Expert (uncredited)
 1948 Out of the Storm
Chief Ryan
 1948 Good Sam
 1948 The Velvet Touch
Mr. Crouch
 1948 The Dude Goes West
Horace Hotchkiss
 1948 Silver River
Shaeffer - Bank Manager (uncredited)
 1948 Fighting Father Dunne
Mr. Dunfee (uncredited)
 1948 Docks of New Orleans
Oscar Swenstrom
 1948 The Judge Steps Out
Judge Davis
 1947 Out of the Past
Canby Miller (uncredited)
 1947 Merton of the Movies
Mr. Gashwiler
 1947 Key Witness
Custer Bidwell
 1947 The Unfinished Dance
 1947 Variety Girl
Manager - Grauman's Chinese Theatre
 1947 The Perils of Pauline
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1947 For the Love of Rusty
Mr. Hebble (uncredited)
 1947 Millie's Daughter
Cummings (uncredited)
 1947 The Beginning or the End
Harried Editor (uncredited)
 1947 Easy Come, Easy Go
Bank Teller (uncredited)
 1947 My Brother Talks to Horses
Mr. Gibley
 1947 California
Barrett (uncredited)
 1946 The Secret Heart
Minister (uncredited)
 1946 Till the Clouds Roll By
Charles Frohman
 1946 If I'm Lucky
Governor Quilby (uncredited)
 1946 The Killers
George (uncredited)
 1946 Notorious
Defense Counsel (uncredited)
 1946 Till the End of Time
Ed Tompkins (uncredited)
 1946 Without Reservations
Harry Randall (uncredited)
 1946 The Bride Wore Boots
Clergyman (uncredited)
 1946 They Made Me a Killer
Pat Travers, Garage Owner (uncredited)
 1946 So Goes My Love
Mr. Phister (senior) (uncredited)
 1946 Two Sisters from Boston
Uncle Jonathan
 1946 The Virginian
Ben (uncredited)
 1946 The Blue Dahlia
Mr. Hughes - Assistant Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1946 The Hoodlum Saint
Samuels - Charities Board Executive (uncredited)
 1946 Maid Trouble (Short)
 1945 The Sailor Takes a Wife
Merchant (uncredited)
 1945 The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry
Slavin (uncredited)
 1945 Ziegfeld Follies
Warden ('Pay the Two Dollars') (uncredited)
 1945 Guest Wife
Elkins, the Bank Examiner (uncredited)
 1945 Incendiary Blonde
Horace Biggs - Process Server (uncredited)
 1945 Boston Blackie's Rendezvous
Arthur Manleder (uncredited)
 1945 Phantoms, Inc. (Short)
Gus Conklin (uncredited)
 1945 Dangerous Partners
The Coroner (uncredited)
 1945 A Medal for Benny
Pepster (uncredited)
 1945 Frisco Sal
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1945 Let's Go Steady
Mr. Cluett (uncredited)
 1944 Carolina Blues
Mayor Gameleg (uncredited)
 1944 The Thin Man Goes Home
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1944 Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo
Judge (uncredited)
 1944 The Woman in the Window
Pharmacist (uncredited)
 1944 Barbary Coast Gent
Elias Porter
 1944 The Big Noise
Mr. Digby of the Patent Office (uncredited)
 1944 Hail the Conquering Hero
Doc Bissell
 1944 The Great Moment
Judge Shipman
 1944 Since You Went Away
First Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1944 Bathing Beauty
Jonathan (uncredited)
 1944 Henry Aldrich Plays Cupid
Anderson (uncredited)
 1944 And the Angels Sing
Newspaper Editor (uncredited)
 1944 The Lady and the Monster
Dr. Martin (uncredited)
 1944 Up in Mabel's Room
Justice of the Peace (uncredited)
 1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Bartender (uncredited)
 1944 Weird Woman
Prof. Septimus Carr
 1944 Up in Arms
Dr. Weavermacher
 1943 Sucker Bait (Documentary short)
Jack's Father
 1943 True to Life
Radio Pop (uncredited)
 1943 My Kingdom for a Cook
Mr. Carter (uncredited)
 1943 The Unknown Guest
George Nadroy
 1943 Salute to the Marines
Dr. Craig (uncredited)
 1943 Best Foot Forward
Prof. Morton (uncredited)
 1943 All by Myself
Mr. Blake (uncredited)
 1943 Du Barry Was a Lady
Husband Checking Wife's Coat (uncredited)
 1943 Three Hearts for Julia
Steve (uncredited)
 1943 Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour
Mr. Tom Jennifer (uncredited)
 1943 Shantytown
Politician (uncredited)
 1943 She Has What It Takes
Mr. Jason
 1943 Slightly Dangerous
Doctor (uncredited)
 1943 Hello Frisco, Hello
 1943 Submarine Alert
Larson (uncredited)
 1943 The Meanest Man in the World
Mr. Chambers, Rental Agent (uncredited)
 1943 How's About It?
Martin (uncredited)
 1942 Springtime in the Rockies
Mr. Brown (uncredited)
 1942 Youth on Parade
Dr. Witherspoon (uncredited)
 1942 You Can't Escape Forever
Judge Hardaker (uncredited)
 1942 Get Hep to Love
Judge Ramsey (uncredited)
 1942 The War Against Mrs. Hadley
Reporter (uncredited)
 1942 The Palm Beach Story
Prospect (uncredited)
 1942 Tales of Manhattan
'Soupy' Davis (Robinson sequence)
 1942 Her Cardboard Lover
Attorney Representing the Hotel (uncredited)
 1942 Joan of Ozark
Mayor Fadden
 1942 The Pride of the Yankees
Department Store Manager (uncredited)
 1942 Sweater Girl
Doctor (uncredited)
 1942 Calling Dr. Gillespie
Coronet Car Salesman (uncredited)
 1942 Night in New Orleans
Dr. Brady, Coroner's Physician (uncredited)
 1942 The Magnificent Dope
Frank Mitchel
 1942 Yankee Doodle Dandy
Dr. Llewellyn (uncredited)
 1942 Whispering Ghosts
 1942 You're Telling Me
Judge (uncredited)
 1942 A Night Before Christmas
Metropolitan Mission Leader (uncredited)
 1942 This Gun for Hire
Man in Restaurant Recognizing Gates (uncredited)
 1942 Mississippi Gambler
Sheriff Dan Calkins
 1942 Lone Star Ranger
 1942 Rings on Her Fingers
 1942 Yokel Boy
Bank President (uncredited)
 1942 We Were Dancing
Court Clerk (uncredited)
 1942 Valley of the Sun
Governor (uncredited)
 1942 Pardon My Stripes
Warden Jones (uncredited)
 1941 Remember the Day
Mr. Roberts
 1941 The Night of January 16th
 1941 Week-End in Havana
 1941 The Stork Pays Off
District Attorney (uncredited)
 1941 Last of the Duanes
Banker (uncredited)
 1941 New Wine
Box-Office Clerk at Carnegie Hall
 1941 Hold That Ghost
Jenkins (uncredited)
 1941 The Parson of Panamint
Timothy Hadley
 1941 Mountain Moonlight
Lawyer Talbot
 1941 Blossoms in the Dust
Texas Senator (uncredited)
 1941 Puddin' Head
Studio Executive (uncredited)
 1941 The Getaway
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1941 Barnacle Bill
Minister (uncredited)
 1941 Sleepers West
Conductor Lyons
 1941 Footsteps in the Dark
Mr. Willis - Warren's Assistant (uncredited)
 1941 A Man Betrayed
 1941 The Mad Doctor
Ticket Clerk (uncredited)
 1941 High Sierra
John - Druggist (uncredited)
 1940 Christmas in July
Mr. Waterbury (uncredited)
 1940 Slightly Tempted
Justice of the Peace (uncredited)
 1940 Knute Rockne All American
Committee Member (uncredited)
 1940 Yesterday's Heroes
Mr. Kellogg
 1940 I Want a Divorce
Mr. Buell (uncredited)
 1940 Boom Town
Smith - the Architect (uncredited)
 1940 I Love You Again
Mr. Wayne - Man in Bar on Ship (uncredited)
 1940 The Great McGinty
Poll Watcher at Barber Shop (uncredited)
 1940 We Who Are Young
CPA Test Examiner (uncredited)
 1940 Manhattan Heartbeat
Pawnbroker (uncredited)
 1940 You're Not So Tough
 1940 Lillian Russell
Mr. Sloane
 1940 Saps at Sea
Mr. Sharp (uncredited)
 1940 The Courageous Dr. Christian
Gossiper on phone (uncredited)
 1940 Double Alibi
Coroner (uncredited)
 1940 Black Friday
Prison Doctor (uncredited)
 1940 He Married His Wife
 1940 City of Chance
Husband - in Montage (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
Dan (uncredited)
 1939 Swanee River
 1939 The Honeymoon's Over
Roger Burton
 1939 Barricade
Shanghai Telegraph Manager
 1939 Blondie Brings Up Baby
Elderly Man (scenes deleted)
 1939 Bad Little Angel
Mr. Simms - Man in Jim's Office (uncredited)
 1939 Mutiny in the Big House
Mr. Scott (uncredited)
 1939 At the Circus
Conductor (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
First Radio Announcer (uncredited)
 1939 Here I Am a Stranger
 1939 The Rains Came
Rev. Elmer Simon
 1939 Hidden Power
 1939 Flight at Midnight
Hank Neary
 1939 The Under-Pup
Lawyer (uncredited)
 1939 Five Little Peppers and How They Grew
Dr. Spence (uncredited)
 1939 Frontier Marshal
Mayor Henderson
 1939 Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever
Mr. MacMahon - an Investor (uncredited)
 1939 They All Come Out
Educational Director (uncredited)
 1939 The House of Fear
Coroner (uncredited)
 1939 Should a Girl Marry?
Dr. Willard
 1939 Invitation to Happiness
Reporter (uncredited)
 1939 Charlie Chan in Reno
Professor (uncredited)
 1939 Inside Story
Doctor (uncredited)
 1939 I Was a Convict
Business Account (uncredited)
 1939 Society Smugglers
Dr. Charles Lee
 1939 Wife, Husband and Friend
Hotel Manager
 1938 Kentucky
Racing Secretary
 1938 The Wrong Way Out (Short)
Mr. Brown - Windy's Father (uncredited)
 1938 Angels with Dirty Faces
Pharmacist (uncredited)
 1938 The Law West of Tombstone
Government Indian Agent (uncredited)
 1938 The Arkansas Traveler
 1938 Service de Luxe
Minister (uncredited)
 1938 Straight Place and Show
Grouch at Racetrack (uncredited)
 1938 Meet the Girls
Ship's Doctor (uncredited)
 1938 I'll Give a Million
 1938 Little Tough Guy
Superintendent (uncredited)
 1938 Sky Giant
Justice of the Peace (uncredited)
 1938 Delinquent Parents
Mayor Wharton
 1938 Four Men and a Prayer
 1938 Double Danger
Dr. Hilliard
 1938 Saleslady
 1938 In Old Chicago
Johnson (uncredited)
 1937 Wells Fargo
Postal Clerk (uncredited)
 1937 Danger Patrol
Minister at Gabby's Funeral (uncredited)
 1937 Love Is on the Air
Mr. Butler
 1937 Give Till It Hurts (Short)
Respirator Demonstrator (uncredited)
 1937 Atlantic Flight
News Photographer (uncredited)
 1937 Soak the Poor (Short)
Store Owner (uncredited)
 1937 Artists & Models
Early (uncredited)
 1937 Exclusive
City Editor (uncredited)
 1937 Hoosier Schoolboy
Mr. Townsend
 1937 Ever Since Eve
President of the Purity League
 1937 As Good as Married
Auto Salesman (uncredited)
 1937 Melody for Two
Mr. Armstrong
 1937 Marked Woman
Man Bringing Graham Coroner's Report (uncredited)
 1937 Maytime
Opera Director (uncredited)
 1937 Midnight Court
Stolen Car Victim (uncredited)
 1937 John Meade's Woman
Gallatin (uncredited)
 1937 Love Is News
Salesman (uncredited)
 1937 A Doctor's Diary
Father (uncredited)
 1937 Black Legion
 1936 Mysterious Crossing
Joe - Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1936 College Holiday
Mr. Smith (uncredited)
 1936 The Accusing Finger
Clerical Employee (uncredited)
 1936 The Man I Marry
 1936 The Case of the Black Cat
Reverend Stillwell
 1936 Killer at Large
William Bentley
 1936 Wedding Present
Man in Crowd (uncredited)
 1936 Public Enemy's Wife
Justice of the Peace
 1936 Fury
Lem - Jailer (uncredited)
 1936 The Princess Comes Across
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
 1936 I Married a Doctor
Professor George Mott
 1936 Foolproof (Short)
Stewart Walden (uncredited)
 1936 Two Against the World
Dr. Martin Leavenworth
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With his wife, actress Lela Bliss, he ran the Bliss-Hayden miniature theatre in Beverly Hills from the mid-1930s until his death in 1955. Notable alumni included Marilyn Monroe, Doris Day and Craig Stevens. See more »

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