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William Demarest

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   William Demarest (February 27, 1892 – December 28, 1983) was an American character actor. He frequently played crusty but good-hearted roles. Description above from the Wikipedia article William Demarest, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Feb 27, 1892 In St. Paul, Minnesota, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie A Million Bid 1927-05-27
Latest Project:
Series Ellery Queen 1975-09-11
Known For
Poster of Viva Las Vegas
Poster of Johnny Doughboy
Poster of The Night Court
Poster of The First Auto
Movie The Wild McCullochs Father Gurkin 1975-05-21
Series Ellery Queen Unknown 1975-09-11
Movie Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Mr. Harris 1973-10-10
Movie That Darn Cat! Mr. MacDougall 1965-12-02
Movie Viva Las Vegas Mr. Martin 1964-04-23
Movie Son of Flubber Mr. Hummel 1963-01-16
Series The Greatest Show on Earth Unknown 1963-09-17
Movie It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World Police Chief Aloysius 1963-11-07
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Series Going My Way Unknown 1962-10-03
Movie King of the Roaring 20's – The Story of Arnold Rothstein Henry Hecht 1961-06-11
Movie Twenty Plus Two Slocum 1961-08-13
Movie Gunfight at Black Horses Canyon Jeb 1961-10-17
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Series My Three Sons Charley O'Casey 1960-09-29
Movie Pepe Movie Studio Gateman 1960-12-21
Series Love and Marriage William Harris 1959-09-21
Series The Rebel Unknown 1959-10-04
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1959-10-02
Series Tales of Wells Fargo Unknown 1957-03-18
Movie The Mountain Father Belacchi 1956-11-14
Movie The Rawhide Years Brand Comfort 1956-04-13
Movie The Far Horizons Sgt. Gass 1955-05-20
Movie The Private War of Major Benson John 1955-08-02
Movie Jupiter's Darling Mago 1955-02-18
Movie Sincerely Yours Sam Dunne 1955-11-05
Movie Hell on Frisco Bay Dan Bianco 1955-12-01
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Movie Lucy Gallant Charles Madden 1955-10-20
Movie The Yellow Mountain Jackpot Wray 1954-11-16
Movie The Lady Wants Mink Harvey Jones 1953-03-29
Movie Dangerous When Wet Pa Higgins 1953-07-03
Movie Here Come the Girls Dennis Logan 1953-10-22
Movie Escape from Fort Bravo Campbell 1953-12-04
Movie What Price Glory Corporal Kiper 1952-08-22
Movie The Blazing Forest Syd Jessup 1952-12-01
Movie Behave Yourself! O'Ryan 1951-03-15
Movie The First Legion Monsignor Michael Carey 1951-05-04
Movie Excuse My Dust Harvey Bullitt 1951-06-27
Movie The Strip Fluff 1951-08-01
Movie When Willie Comes Marching Home Herman Kluggs 1950-02-01
Movie He's a Cockeyed Wonder Bob Sears 1950-02-12
Movie Never a Dull Moment Mears 1950-08-19
Movie Riding High Happy 1950-04-12
Movie Sorrowful Jones Regret 1949-07-04
Movie Jolson Sings Again Steve Martin 1949-08-17
Movie Red, Hot and Blue Charlie Baxter, Press Agent 1949-09-05
Movie On Our Merry Way Floyd 1948-02-03
Movie The Sainted Sisters Vern Tewilliger 1948-04-30
Movie Night Has a Thousand Eyes Lt. Shawn 1948-10-13
Movie Whispering Smith Bill Dansing 1948-12-09
Movie The Perils of Pauline George 'Mac' McGuire 1947-07-04
Movie Variety Girl Barker 1947-08-29
Movie Our Hearts Were Growing Up Peanuts Schultz 1946-06-14
Movie The Jolson Story Steve Martin 1946-10-10
Movie Salty O'Rourke Smitty 1945-03-22
Movie Along Came Jones George Fury 1945-07-19
Movie Duffy's Tavern William Demarest 1945-09-28
Movie Pardon My Past Chuck Gibson 1945-12-24
Movie Hollywood Victory Caravan Bill, the Security Guard 1945-09-30
Movie Once Upon a Time Brandt 1944-06-29
Movie Hail the Conquering Hero Sgt. Heppelfinger 1944-08-09
Movie The Great Moment Eben Frost 1944-09-06
Movie Stage Door Canteen William Demarest 1943-06-24
Movie Dangerous Blondes Detective Gatling 1943-09-23
Movie The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek Constable Edmund Kockenlocker 1943-12-24
Movie True to Life Uncle Jake 1943-12-24
Movie My Favorite Spy Flower Pot Policeman 1942-06-12
Movie All Through the Night Sunshine 1942-01-10
Movie The Palm Beach Story First Member Ale and Quail Club 1942-08-28
Movie Pardon My Sarong Detective Kendall 1942-08-07
Movie Johnny Doughboy Harry Fabian 1942-12-31
Movie Life Begins at Eight-Thirty Police Officer 1942-12-09
Movie Behind the Eight Ball McKenzie 1942-12-04
Movie Rookies on Parade Mike Brady 1941-04-16
Movie The Devil and Miss Jones First Detective 1941-04-11
Movie Ride on Vaquero Bartender Barney 1941-04-18
Movie The Lady Eve Muggsy 1941-02-25
Movie Country Fair Stogie McPhee 1941-05-05
Movie Glamour Boy Papa Doran 1941-12-05
Movie Sullivan's Travels Mr. Jones 1941-11-30
Movie Dressed to Kill Inspector Pierson 1941-08-08
Movie The Farmer's Daughter Victor Walsh 1940-03-29
Movie The Great McGinty Skeeters - The Politician 1940-08-01
Movie Wolf of New York Bill Ennis 1940-01-23
Movie The Golden Fleecing Swallow 1940-08-16
Movie Little Men Constable Tom Thorpe 1940-11-29
Movie Christmas in July Mr. Bildocker 1940-10-25
Movie King of the Turf Arnold 1939-02-17
Movie The Great Man Votes Charles Dole 1939-01-13
Movie The Gracie Allen Murder Case Police Sgt. Ernest Heath 1939-06-02
Movie Miracles For Sale Quinn 1939-08-14
Movie The Cowboy Quarterback Rusty Walker 1939-07-29
Movie Laugh It Off Barney 'Gimpy' Cole 1939-12-01
Movie Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Bill Griffith 1939-10-19
Movie Romance on the Run Police Lt. Eckhardt 1938-05-11
Movie Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Harry Kipper 1938-03-18
Movie One Wild Night Collins 1938-06-02
Movie While New York Sleeps Red Miller 1938-12-16
Movie Josette Joe, Diner Owner 1938-06-03
Movie Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus Daro 1938-12-02
Movie The Hit Parade Parole Officer 1937-04-26
Movie Oh, Doctor Marty Short 1937-03-31
Movie Time Out for Romance Willoughby Sproggs 1937-02-10
Movie The Great Hospital Mystery Mr. Beatty 1937-05-14
Movie Don't Tell the Wife Larry 'Horace' Tucker 1937-03-05
Movie Easy Living Wallace Whistling 1937-07-16
Movie Rosalie Army Coach 1937-12-24
Movie Big City Mr. Beecher 1937-09-03
Movie Blonde Trouble Paul Sears 1937-08-06
Movie The Great Gambini Sergeant Kirby 1937-06-24
Movie Love on the Run Editor 1936-11-20
Movie Wedding Present 'Smiles' Benson 1936-10-09
Movie Mind Your Own Business Droopy 1936-12-18
Movie Charlie Chan at the Opera Sergeant Kelly 1936-12-04
Movie The Murder Man 'Red' Maguire 1935-07-12
Movie The Casino Murder Case Auctioneer 1935-03-15
Movie Bright Lights Detective 1935-07-27
Movie After Office Hours Police Detective (uncredited) 1935-02-22
Movie Diamond Jim Harry Hill 1935-09-01
Movie White Lies Roberts 1935-12-27
Movie Hands Across the Table Regi's Date Natty (uncredited) 1935-10-18
Movie Fog Over Frisco Spike Smith 1934-06-02
Movie Fugitive Lady Steve Rogers 1934-12-10
Movie The Crash Louie 1928-01-01
Movie A Girl in Every Port Man in Bombay (uncredited) 1928-02-26
Movie A Million Bid George Lamont 1927-05-27
Movie What Happened To Father Detective Dibbin 1927-06-25
Movie The First Auto The Village Cut-Up 1927-09-18
Movie The Jazz Singer Buster Billings (uncredited) 1927-10-06
Movie The Night Court Defense Counsel 1927-11-15