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Richard Tucker (June 4, 1884 – December 5, 1942) was an American actor. Tucker was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1884. Appearing in 266 films between 1911 and 1940, he was the first official member of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and a founding member of SAG's Board of Directors. Tucker died in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles from a heart attack. He is interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, in an unmarked niche in Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Faith.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Richard Tucker (June 4, 1884 – December 5, 1942) was an American actor. Tucker was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1884. Appearing in 266 films between 1911 and 1940, he was the first official member of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and a founding member of SAG's Board of Directors. Tucker died in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles from a heart attack. He is interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, in an unmarked niche in Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Faith.

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Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 123

Birthday 1884-06-04

Day of Death 1942-12-05

Place of Birth Brooklyn [now in New York City], New York, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1966 Spaceship To The Unknown as Prof. Gordon
1940 Road to Singapore as Officer on Ship (uncredited)
1939 The Great Victor Herbert as Michael Brown
1939 Girl from Rio as Roger Montgomery
1939 They Made Her a Spy as Colonel at Explosion
1939 Sudden Money as Mr. Rodney Hinds
1939 Risky Business as District Attorney
1938 Trade Winds as John Johnson
1938 Sons of the Legion as State Commander
1938 On the Great White Trail as Inspector Newcom
1938 Delinquent Parents as Harry Jefferson
1938 The Girl of the Golden West as Colonel
1937 She's Got Everything as Dr. Blicker
1937 Something to Sing About as Mr. Blaine
1937 The Girl Said No as Charles Dillon
1937 Trapped by G-Men as Agency Chief Conover
1937 Jungle Menace as Robert Banning
1937 Headline Crasher as Sen. James Tallant
1937 I Cover the War as Army Officer
1937 Dangerous Holiday as Stone
1937 Armored Car as John Hale
1937 Shall We Dance as Mr. Russell (uncredited)
1937 The Woman I Love as General
1937 The Little Maestro as Manager
1937 She's Dangerous as District Attorney
1937 We Who Are About to Die as Defense Attorney
1936 The Plot Thickens as John Carter
1936 Flying Hostess as Doctor
1936 Two Minutes to Play as Lyman Gaines
1936 Flash Gordon as Prof. Gordon
1936 Libeled Lady as Barker (uncredited)
1936 Special Agent K-7 as Chief Agent John Adams
1936 Rocket Ship as Professor Gordon
1935 It's in the Air as Revenue Chief (uncredited)
1935 Diamond Jim as Headwaiter
1935 Here Comes the Band as Jim - Banker in Band
1935 Murder in the Fleet as Harry Jeffries
1935 West Point of the Air as George - Dare's Companion at Football Game
1935 Shadow of Doubt as Mark Torrey
1934 Take the Stand as Mr. Burnside
1934 Paris Interlude as Stevens
1934 Baby, Take a Bow as Mr. Carson
1934 Back Page as John H. Smith
1934 The Road to Ruin as Mr. Dixon
1934 A Modern Hero as Mr. Eggelson
1934 The Countess of Monte Cristo as Picture Director
1933 The Women in His Life as Prosecuting Attorney
1933 Only Yesterday as One of Jim's Friends
1933 Meet The Baron as Radio Station Boss
1933 Saturday's Millions as Mr. Chandler
1933 Midnight Mary as Club Imperial Manager (uncredited)
1933 The Working Man as Reeves Company Board Member (uncredited)
1933 The World Gone Mad as Graham Gaines
1933 Daring Daughters as Lawton
1933 Men Must Fight as Doctor
1933 The Iron Master as Paul Rankin
1932 The Crash as Frank Parrish
1932 Pack Up Your Troubles as Mr. Smith
1932 Guilty as Hell as District Attorney
1932 The Stoker as Alan Ballard
1932 Careless Lady as Captain Gerard
1932 The Shadow of the Eagle as Major Evans
1931 The Devil Plays as Jerry Murdock
1931 Convicted as Tony Blair
1931 Graft as District Attorney Martin Harrison
1931 Maker of Men as Mr. Rhodes
1931 A Holy Terror as Tom Hedges
1931 Up for Murder as Cyril Herk
1931 Seed as Bliss
1931 Too Young to Marry as Chester Armstrong
1931 Stepping Out as Charley Miller
1930 The Bat Whispers as Mr. Bell
1930 Manslaughter as J.P. Albee, Attorney
1930 Recaptured Love as Rawlings
1930 Shadow of the Law as Lew Durkin
1930 Safety in Numbers as F. Carstair Reynolds
1930 Courage as James Rudlin
1930 The Benson Murder Case as Anthony Benson
1930 Peacock Alley as Martin Saunders
1929 Navy Blues as Man Dancing with Alice
1929 Painted Faces as District Attorney
1929 Half Marriage as Mr. Page
1929 The Unholy Night as Colonel Davidson
1929 The King of the Kongo as Chief of the Secret Service
1929 This Is Heaven as E.D. Wallace
1929 The Squall as Josef
1929 Lucky Boy
1928 The Border Patrol
1928 My Man
1928 On Trial as Prosecuting Attorney
1928 Show Folks
1928 Captain Swagger as Phil Poole
1928 Beware of Married Men
1928 Loves of an Actress as Baron Hartman
1928 The Crimson City
1927 The Jazz Singer as Harry Lee
1927 The Desired Woman as Sir Sydney Vincent
1927 Wings as Air Commander
1926 The Lily as Huzar
1926 Devil's Island as Jean Valyon
1925 The Golden Cocoon
1925 The Air Mail as Jim Cronin
1925 The Tornado
1925 The Bridge of Sighs
1924 The Fast Worker
1924 Beau Brummel as Lord Stanhope
1923 The Broken Wing as Sylvester Cross
1923 Cameo Kirby as Cousin Aaron Randall
1923 The Eleventh Hour as Herbert Glenville
1923 Her Accidental Husband
1923 Lovebound
1923 Is Divorce a Failure? as David Lockwood
1922 Remembrance as J.P. Grout Jr.
1922 Rags to Riches as Blackwell Clarke
1922 The Worldly Madonna as Alan Graves
1922 Grand Larceny as Franklin
1921 Voices of the City as Clancy
1921 Don't Neglect Your Wife as George Geary
1920 The Great Lover as Ward
1920 The Branding Iron as Prosper Gael
1917 Pardners as Justus Morrow
1915 Vanity Fair as George Osborne
1913 A Proposal from the Duke as Duke Leonardo Di Ferrara

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