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Alexander Lockwood (May 5, 1902 – January 25, 1990) was an American actor. He appeared in numerous films and television shows throughout the 1930s to the 1980s.

Lockwood was born in Slezská Ostrava, now Czech Republic, in 1902. Lockwood began his acting career in film in 1938, appearing in films like Just Off Broadway, Sherlock Holmes in Washington and Jigsaw during the 1940s. During the 1950s and 1960s he appeared in films like The Wrong Man and The Invisible Boy with Richard Eyer. He also appeared in The Story of Mankind and Monster on the Campus. He also acted in films like The Tarnished Angels and Edge of Eternitywith Cornel Wilde and Cary Grant during the late 1950s. During the 1960s he appeared in films like Beauty and the Beast with Joyce Taylor and Walk on the Wild Side with Laurence Harvey and The Monkey's Uncle with Tommy Kirk during the 1960s. During the 1970s he appeared in films like Duel, Family Plot and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Lockwood last acted in the film Romantic Comedy in 1983.

Lockwood died in 1990 at the age of 87.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Alexander Lockwood (May 5, 1902 – January 25, 1990) was an American actor. He appeared in numerous films and television shows throughout the 1930s to the 1980s.

Lockwood was born in Slezská Ostrava, now Czech Republic, in 1902. Lockwood began his acting career in film in 1938, appearing in films like Just Off Broadway, Sherlock Holmes in Washington and Jigsaw during the 1940s. During the 1950s and 1960s he appeared in films like The Wrong Man and The Invisible Boy with Richard Eyer. He also appeared in The Story of Mankind and Monster on the Campus. He also acted in films like The Tarnished Angels and Edge of Eternitywith Cornel Wilde and Cary Grant during the late 1950s. During the 1960s he appeared in films like Beauty and the Beast with Joyce Taylor and Walk on the Wild Side with Laurence Harvey and The Monkey's Uncle with Tommy Kirk during the 1960s. During the 1970s he appeared in films like Duel, Family Plot and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Lockwood last acted in the film Romantic Comedy in 1983.

Lockwood died in 1990 at the age of 87.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 33

Birthday 1902-05-05

Day of Death 1990-01-25

Place of Birth Polish Ostrava, Silesia, Austria-Hungary [now Ostrava, Czech Republic]

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Also Known As

  • Alex Lockwood
  • Alexander Wyrwicz

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1979 Hart to Hart (1 episode)
1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind as Implantee
1976 Family Plot as Parson
1973 The Sting as Landlord (uncredited)
1971 Duel as Old Man in Car
1965 The Big Valley (3 episodes)
1963 Mr. Novak (1 episode)
1962 Sam Benedict (2 episodes)
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1961 One Happy Family (1 episode)
1959 Edge of Eternity as Jim Kendon
1959 Startime (1 episode)
1959 North by Northwest as Judge Anson B. Flynn (uncredited)
1959 One Step Beyond (2 episodes)
1958 Monster on the Campus as Prof. Gilbert Howard
1958 Peter Gunn (2 episodes)
1957 The Tarnished Angels as Sam Hagood
1957 Hell Canyon Outlaws as Bert - the New Sheriff
1957 The Invisible Boy as Arthur Kelvaney
1957 Perry Mason (6 episodes)
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (1 episode)
1957 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1 episode)
1957 The Tattered Dress as Paul Vernon
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1 episode)
1956 Telephone Time (1 episode)
1956 Where Is Jane Doe? as Model Agency Man (uncredited)
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke (2 episodes)
1951 Tales of Tomorrow (1 episode)
1949 Jigsaw as Harry Nichols
1942 Just Off Broadway as Count Edmond Telmachio
1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime Inc. as Smith
1939 Wings of the Navy as Jerry's Flight Instructor (uncredited)

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