Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Lynton Brent (2 August 1897 – 2 July 1981) was an American film actor. He appeared in over 240 films between 1930 and 1950.

Brent is best known for his prolific work with Columbia Pictures in the Three Stooges short subjects such as A Ducking They Did Go and From Nurse to Worse.

In addition to his film career, Brent also wrote a number of literary works, notably Lesbian Gang. Though little recognized when first published in 1964, it has achieved notoriety among a niche queer audience in Peckham, England.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Lynton Brent (2 August 1897 – 2 July 1981) was an American film actor. He appeared in over 240 films between 1930 and 1950.

Brent is best known for his prolific work with Columbia Pictures in the Three Stooges short subjects such as A Ducking They Did Go and From Nurse to Worse.

In addition to his film career, Brent also wrote a number of literary works, notably Lesbian Gang. Though little recognized when first published in 1964, it has achieved notoriety among a niche queer audience in Peckham, England.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 109

Birthday 1897-08-02

Day of Death 1981-07-12

Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Also Known As

  • L. W. Brent
  • Lynton W. Brent
  • Lynton Wright Brent

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1947 Bride and Gloom as Bill (uncredited)
1946 The Haunted Mine as Skyball - Henchman
1946 Drifting Along as Henchman Joe
1944 Marked Trails as Henchman Tex
1944 Valley Of Vengeance as David Carr - aka Andrew Carberry
1944 Partners of the Trail as Lem
1944 Raiders of the Border as Davis - Henchman
1943 The Texas Kid as Jess
1943 Man from Music Mountain as Henchman
1943 Destroyer as Doctor
1943 Six Gun Gospel as Henchman Steve (as L.W. Brent)
1943 Batman as Intended Lockwood Pilot
1943 The Stranger From Pecos as Deputy Joe (as L.W. Brent)
1943 Redhead from Manhattan as Musician
1943 Calling Wild Bill Elliott as Ranch hand
1943 Cheyenne Roundup as Deputy Jake
1943 King of the Cowboys as Car Wreck Henchman
1943 Idaho as Payroll Truck Guard
1943 Tenting Tonight on the Old Camp Ground as Sheriff
1943 Dizzy Detectives as Mike - Crook (uncredited)
1942 The Rangers Take Over as Henchman Block Nelson
1942 Trail Riders as Henchman Jeff Rand
1942 Overland to Deadwood as Henchman Clipper
1942 Sunset Serenade as Antlers Hotel Clerk
1942 Sheriff Of Sage Valley as Henchman
1942 Riders of the West as Henchman Roy
1942 Junior G-Men of the Air as Sergeant
1942 The Lone Rider in Cheyenne as Henchman Dirk Larkin
1942 Raiders of the West as Morton - Gambler
1942 South of Santa Fe as Henchman Muggsy
1942 Man from Cheyenne as Henchman
1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime Inc. as Telephone Serviceman
1941 Forbidden Trails as Henchman Bill Tooley
1941 Red River Valley as Henchman Feld
1941 The Gunman From Bodie as Red - Henchman
1941 General Nuisance as Soldier
1941 Bad Man of Deadwood as Bert Snell
1941 The Pioneers as Henchman Jingo
1941 Roar of the Press as Reporter with Mustache
1940 Mysterious Dr. Satan, The as Scarlett
1940 Phantom of Chinatown as Radio News Broadcaster
1940 The Spook Speaks as Mordini, magician and spiritualist
1940 Stranger on the Third Floor as Cabdriver at Nick's
1940 Adventures of Red Ryder as Len Clark
1940 Nutty But Nice as Spike - Kidnapper (uncredited)
1940 Young Buffalo Bill as Army Supply Sergeant
1940 Money Squawks as Robber (uncredited) as Man in Back Seat of Sheriff's Car (uncredited)
1940 Pardon My Berth Marks as Henchman
1940 Convicted Woman as Reporter (uncredited)
1940 Nothing But Pleasure as Sheriff at Cozy Auto Court
1940 Music in My Heart as Assistant to City Editor (uncredited)
1940 Son of the Navy as Ticket Clerk
1939 Days of Jesse James as Bank Teller
1939 Sued For Libel as Joey, Reporter at Trial (uncredited)
1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington as Photographer
1939 The Day the Bookies Wept as Photographer
1939 Calling All Curs as Duke - Dognapper (uncredited)
1939 Mooching Through Georgia as Union Colonel
1939 Wall Street Cowboy as Henchman in New York
1939 Coast Guard as Radio Operator (uncredited)
1939 S.O.S Tidal Wave as New York Teletype Operator
1939 Yes, We Have No Bonanza as Pete
1939 Panama Lady as The Masher
1939 Boys' Reformatory as Mike's Henchman
1939 A Ducking They Did Go as Blackie
1939 Almost a Gentleman as Bystander
1939 The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle as Mechanic (uncredited)
1938 Exposed as Reporter
1938 Mr. Wong, Detective as Tommy
1938 The Utah Trail as Henchman Cheyenne
1938 Army Girl as Soldier
1938 The Chaser as Attendant
1938 Rollin' Plains as Henchman Lope
1938 Air Devils as Radio Operator
1938 It's All in Your Mind as Danny
1938 Frontier Town as Henchman Grayson
1937 Tex Rides with the Boy Scouts as Henchman Pete
1937 Portia on Trial as Reporter
1937 Forty Naughty Girls as Ticket Taker
1937 Border Cafe as Reporter
1937 Behind The Headlines as Disgusted Reporter
1937 The Soldier and the Lady as Sailor
1937 New News as Reporter
1937 Love Nest on Wheels as The Bridegroom
1937 Ditto as Bill
1936 Smartest Girl in Town as Photographer
1936 The Big Game as Broadcaster
1936 Missing Girls as Larry
1936 It Couldn't Have Happened (But It Did) as Lansdale
1936 Special Investigator as Roulette Croupier
1936 Brilliant Marriage as Blaine
1936 Love on a Bet as Reporter
1936 Dancing Feet as Hotel Clerk
1936 The Adventures of Frank Merriwell as Helpful Driver
1935 I Don't Remember as Joe, Sweepstakes Manager
1935 Confidential as FBI Agent Connors
1935 Waterfront Lady as Croupier
1935 Every Night at Eight as Mail Sorter
1935 Public Opinion as Courtroom Sketch Artist
1934 Mystery Mountain as Mathews, Telegrapher
1933 Midnight Mary as Court Photographer (uncredited)
1933 Man Hunt as Photographer
1933 The Intruder as Ship's Officer Purser Jamison
1932 Merry-Go-Round as Wade's Secretary
1932 Bridge Wives as Reporter
1931 Men of Chance as One of Johnny's Bookies
1931 The Vice Squad as Court Clerk
1931 The Secret Six as Reporter (uncredited)
1931 Scandal Sheet as Reporter

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