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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 97

Birthday 1883-03-04

Day of Death 1981-07-02

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Robert E. Keane
  • R. Emmett Keane

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1956 When Gangland Strikes as Judge George Walters
1954 The Atomic Kid as Mr. Reynolds
1950 The Good Humor Man as Lavery (uncredited)
1950 Hills of Oklahoma as Charles Stevens
1949 There's a Girl in My Heart as Captain Blake
1949 Mary Ryan, Detective as Munsell
1949 Navajo Trail Raiders as John Blanford
1949 Frontier Investigator as Erskine Doubleday
1949 Susanna Pass as Martin Masters, Newspaper editor
1949 Henry, the Rainmaker as Seton
1948 Incident as Herman Rinsel - the Druggist
1948 I Surrender Dear as Russ Nelson
1948 Out of the Storm as Holbrook
1948 The Timber Trail as Jordon Weatherbee, Banker
1947 Fear in the Night as Lewis Belknap, aka Harry Byrd
1947 Undercover Maisie as Ed Harris
1947 Fool's Gold as Professor Dixon
1946 Rainbow Over Texas as Wooster J. Dalrymple
1946 The Hoodlum Saint as Doctor Treating O'Neill (uncredited)
1946 The Shadow Returns as Charles Frobay
1945 Charlie Chan in The Red Dragon as Alfred Wyans (as Robert E. Keane)
1945 Over 21 as Ed Kennedy
1945 Scared Stiff as Prof. Wisner
1945 The Strange Mr. Gregory as District Attorney
1944 Strange Affair as Police Psychiatrist
1944 The Impatient Years as Attorney
1944 Kansas City Kitty as Joe Latham
1944 Casanova Brown as Yokes
1944 The Whistler as Charles 'Charlie' McNear (uncredited)
1944 Hi, Good Lookin'! as Homer Hardacre
1943 Crazy House as Attorney Scatterby
1943 Fired Wife as Lawyer
1943 The Falcon in Danger as Wally Fairchild
1943 Jitterbugs as Henry Corcoran
1942 Sabotage Squad as Mr. Conrad
1942 A-Haunting We Will Go as Parker
1942 It Happened in Flatbush as Team Co-Owner (uncredited)
1942 The Man Who Wouldn't Die as Alfred Dunning
1942 My Favorite Blonde as Nat Burton
1942 The Night Before the Divorce as Judge John Osborne
1942 This Time for Keeps as Mr. Burt Reiner
1941 Pacific Blackout as Defense Attorney
1941 Three Girls About Town as Casket-Selling Mortician
1941 Hello, Sucker as Connors
1941 Men of Boys Town as Burton
1941 The Devil and Miss Jones as Tom Higgins
1941 Blonde Inspiration as Rudy (uncredited)
1940 Michael Shayne: Private Detective as Larry Kincaid
1940 The Border Legion as Officer Willets
1940 Tin Pan Alley as Manager
1940 Little Nellie Kelly as Dr. Walton
1940 Slightly Tempted as Gentleman Jack
1940 Boom Town as Oilman in New York (uncredited)
1940 The Saint Takes Over as Leo Sloan
1940 The Lone Wolf Meets a Lady as Peter Van Wyck
1940 Lillian Russell as Jeweler
1940 Primrose Path as Gossip in Diner (uncredited)
1940 Double Alibi as Chick Lester
1940 The Man Who Wouldn't Talk as Ed Harvey
1940 City of Chance as Editor
1939 Swanee River as Drunken Agitator
1939 Pack Up Your Troubles as Kane
1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington as Editor (uncredited)
1939 Babes in Arms as Booking Agent
1939 5th Ave Girl as Seal Expert
1939 These Glamour Girls as Mr. Wilston (uncredited)
1939 The Spellbinder as Judge Butler, Second Trial
1939 News Is Made at Night as Fred Barrett
1939 The Sun Never Sets as Henchman Careira
1939 Confessions of a Nazi Spy as Harrison - Passport Official
1939 The Rookie Cop as Commissioner Hugh Thomas
1939 Streets of New York as Roger Wilson
1939 Cafe Society as Random
1939 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn as Mr. Barklett the Lawyer (uncredited)
1938 Boys Town as Burton
1938 Billy The Kid Returns as Mr. Page
1938 The Chaser as Simon Kelly, Traction Co. Adjuster
1938 Think It Over as Johnson, Furniture Store Owner
1938 There's Always a Woman as City Editor (uncredited)
1938 Arsene Lupin Returns as Bill Watkins - Criminologist
1938 Born to Be Wild as J. Stearns Davis
1937 Hot Water as Speaker
1937 Jim Hanvey, Detective as Editor
1937 Man Of The People as Joseph B. Murphy
1936 Beware Of Ladies as Charlie Collins
1936 The Captain's Kid as Mister Bridges, a Lawyer
1936 Down the Stretch as Nick
1936 Jailbreak as City Editor
1936 The Big Noise as Mr. Aldrich
1936 Brides Are Like That as Jones, the Jeweler
1936 Panic on the Air as Cillani
1936 Freshman Love as Announcer (uncredited)
1934 Dames as Man on Train
1931 Laugh and Get Rich as Phelps
1931 Men Call It Love as Joe
1930 Captain Thunder as Don Miguel
1929 Gossip as Frank

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