Biography

From Wikipedia

Hooper Atchley (April 30, 1887 – November 17, 1943) was an

American film actor. He appeared in 214 films between 1929 and 1944 and is

known for his appearance as the inconsiderate father in the Our Gang film

Birthday Blues (1932).

Atchley committed suicide by shooting himself with a shotgun

in 1943 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.

From Wikipedia

Hooper Atchley (April 30, 1887 – November 17, 1943) was an

American film actor. He appeared in 214 films between 1929 and 1944 and is

known for his appearance as the inconsiderate father in the Our Gang film

Birthday Blues (1932).

Atchley committed suicide by shooting himself with a shotgun

in 1943 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 94

Birthday 1887-04-30

Day of Death 1943-11-16

Place of Birth Ebenezer, Tennessee, USA

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Also Known As

  • Lemuel Hooper Atchley
  • Hooper L. Atchley
  • Hooper Atchely
  • Hooper Atcheley

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1949 Squadron of Doom as Baron Caldoni
1946 Desert Command as El Kadur
1943 Lost Angel as Pepi (uncredited)
1943 Corvette K-225 as Civilian
1943 The West Side Kid as Businessman
1943 Black Hills Express as Jason Phelps
1943 Honeymoon Lodge as Theatrical Man
1943 Action in the North Atlantic as Lieutenant-Commander
1943 Mission to Moscow as Father
1943 Slightly Dangerous as Man Getting on Bus (uncredited)
1943 Quiet Please Murder as Air Raid Warden (uncredited)
1943 Idaho as Board Member
1942 Gentleman Jim as (uncredited)
1942 In Old California as Higgins
1942 This Time for Keeps as Masquerade Party Judge
1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime Inc. as Arthur Trent
1941 King of the Texas Rangers as Druggist Porter
1941 Honky Tonk as Sen. Ford
1941 Belle Starr as Carpetbagger
1941 The Little Foxes as Party Guest (uncredited)
1941 Repent at Leisure as Floor Walker
1940 Little Nellie Kelly as Police Surgeon
1940 The Gay Caballero as Sheriff McBride
1940 Sky Murder as Mark - Party Guest
1940 I Love You Again as Man Greeting Wilson Saying 'Look Chief' (uncredited)
1940 Haunted House as Prosecuting Attorney
1940 Adventures of Red Ryder as Commissioner Treadway
1940 Edison, the Man as Broker
1940 Free, Blonde and 21 as Payne, Sugar Daddy
1940 The Man Who Wouldn't Talk as Finney's Lawyer
1940 Wolf of New York as Detective
1940 The Fatal Hour as Frank Belden, Sr.
1940 City of Chance as Bill - Croupier
1939 Geronimo as George Boutwell
1939 Too Busy to Work as Charles Carter
1939 Saga of Death Valley as Dr. Ward
1939 Pack Up Your Troubles as Booking Agent
1939 Honeymoon in Bali as Peter, a Headwaiter
1939 Chicken Wagon Family as Mean-Looking Man
1939 S.O.S Tidal Wave
1939 East Side of Heaven as Executive
1939 The Mystery of Mr. Wong as Carslake
1939 Nancy Drew... Reporter as The Chemist (uncredited)
1939 The Phantom Creeps as Experimental Lab Tech
1939 Stand Up and Fight as Fox Hunt Guest
1939 Homicide Bureau as Curtis - Crime Lab Technician
1938 Trade Winds as Detective (uncredited)
1938 Blondie as Man on Bus
1938 Say It in French as Bit Part
1938 Gangster's Boy as Sammy Trip
1938 Cipher Bureau as Cmdr. Nash
1938 The Lady Objects as Doctor
1938 Mr. Wong, Detective as Wilk
1938 Romance of the Limberlost as Undetermined Role
1938 Condemned Women as Prosecutor
1938 The Old Barn Dance as Maxwell
1937 Love and Hisses as Joe Moss
1937 Portia on Trial as Jack Madden
1937 Radio Patrol as Casey
1937 Border Cafe as Railroad Ticket Agent
1937 They Gave Him a Gun as Army Doctor (uncredited)
1936 General Spanky as Slavemaster at Meeting
1936 Roarin' Lead as Hackett
1936 The Accusing Finger as Senator
1936 Without Orders as Worried Man Awaiting Salt Lake Flight
1936 Navy Born as Commander Seeley
1936 The Crime Patrol as Doctor Simmons
1936 Wife vs. Secretary as Postal Clerk (uncredited)
1935 Hot Money as Beresford - Apartment Manager (uncredited)
1935 The Adventures of Rex and Rinty as Debor
1935 The Outlaw Deputy as Howger
1934 Mystery Mountain as Dr. Edwards
1934 Chained as S.S. Official
1934 I Can't Escape as Harley
1933 Queen Christina as Antonio's Companion in Coach (uncredited)
1933 Gun Justice as Sam Burkett
1933 Rhapsody in Brew as Mr. Atchley, Blystone's Attorney (uncredited)
1933 Gambling Ship as Doctor (uncredited)
1933 The Three Musketeers as El Kadur
1933 The Dude Bandit as Al Burton
1933 Scarlet River as Clink McPherson
1932 Birthday Blues as John, the inconsiderate father
1932 Gold as Kramer
1932 The Spirit of the West
1932 Hell's House as Captain of the Guard
1931 The Secret Witness as Herbert 'Bert' Folsom
1931 Men in Her Life as District Attorney
1931 Branded Men as Ramsey aka Cunningham
1931 Near the Trail's End as Bart Morgan
1931 Arizona Terror as Captain Cole Porter
1931 Sundown Trail as Mr. Marston
1931 Ladies' Man as Headwaiter
1931 Clearing the Range as Lafe Kildare
1930 The Santa Fe Trail as Marc Coulard (as Hooper L. Atchley)

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