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William Paxton Bishop (July 16 1918 - October 3 1959) was an American television and movie actor from Oak Park, Illinois. He was best known for his role as Steve Connors on the 1950's NBC comedy series It's a Great Life[1] and for his roles in films including Harriet Craig, The Killer That Stalked New York and in numerous B-Movies and westerns such as The Tougher They Come, Gun Belt, The Basketball Fix, Cripple Creek and Wyoming Renegades.

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William Paxton Bishop (July 16 1918 - October 3 1959) was an American television and movie actor from Oak Park, Illinois. He was best known for his role as Steve Connors on the 1950's NBC comedy series It's a Great Life[1] and for his roles in films including Harriet Craig, The Killer That Stalked New York and in numerous B-Movies and westerns such as The Tougher They Come, Gun Belt, The Basketball Fix, Cripple Creek and Wyoming Renegades.

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Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 31

Birthday 1918-07-16

Day of Death 1959-10-03

Place of Birth Oak Park, Illinois, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1959 The Oregon Trail as Captain George Wayne
1957 Short Cut to Hell as Sgt. Stan Lowery
1957 The Phantom Stagecoach as Glen Hayden
1956 The White Squaw as Bob Garth
1956 The Boss as Bob Herrick
1955 Top Gun as Canby Judd
1955 Science Fiction Theatre(1 episode)
1954 Overland Pacific as Del Stewart
1954 It's a Great Life(78 episodes) as Steve Connors
1954 Wyoming Renegades as Sundance Kid
1953 Gun Belt as Ike Clinton
1953 The Redhead from Wyoming as Jim Averell
1952 The Raiders as Marshal William Henderson
1952 Breakdown as Terry Williams
1952 Cripple Creek as Silver Kirby
1951 The Basketball Fix as Mike Taft
1951 The Texas Rangers as Sam Bass
1951 Lorna Doone as Carver Doone
1950 The Killer That Stalked New York as Dr. Ben Wood
1950 The Tougher They Come as Gus Williams
1950 Harriet Craig as Wes Miller
1949 Anna Lucasta as Rudolf Strobel
1949 The Walking Hills as Dave "Shep" Wilson
1948 The Untamed Breed as Larch Keegan
1948 Black Eagle as Jason Bond
1948 Thunderhoof as The Kid
1948 Coroner Creek as Leach Conover
1948 Adventures in Silverado as Bill Foss
1947 Song of the Thin Man as Al Amboy
1943 Lost Angel as Reporter (uncredited)
1943 Seeing Hands

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