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Hardie Albright  (December 16, 1903 – December 7, 1975) was an American actor and the son of travelling vaudevillians.

Born as Hardie Hunter Albrecht, he made his stage debut in one of his parents' acts at the age of 7.

Albright was playing the juvenile lead on the stage in The Greeks when a scout from the Fox Company saw him. He was given a contract and headed for Hollywood. An alumnus of Carnegie Tech, Albright made his film debut in 1931 in John G. Blystone's Young Sinners. He appeared in numerous films after that, including as the voice of the adolescent Bambi in the film of the same name. He also became a noted Broadway actor.

He retired from film acting in 1948 and became a drama instructor at USC, writing several books on acting and directing during his time there.

During the 1960s he made many guest appearances on television series such as Bewitched and Gunsmoke.

On December 7, 1975, just nine days shy of his 72nd birthday, Albright died from congestive heart failure in Mission Viejo, California. He was survived by his daughter Victoria from his first marriage to wife Martha Sleeper.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Hardie Albright  (December 16, 1903 – December 7, 1975) was an American actor and the son of travelling vaudevillians.

Born as Hardie Hunter Albrecht, he made his stage debut in one of his parents' acts at the age of 7.

Albright was playing the juvenile lead on the stage in The Greeks when a scout from the Fox Company saw him. He was given a contract and headed for Hollywood. An alumnus of Carnegie Tech, Albright made his film debut in 1931 in John G. Blystone's Young Sinners. He appeared in numerous films after that, including as the voice of the adolescent Bambi in the film of the same name. He also became a noted Broadway actor.

He retired from film acting in 1948 and became a drama instructor at USC, writing several books on acting and directing during his time there.

During the 1960s he made many guest appearances on television series such as Bewitched and Gunsmoke.

On December 7, 1975, just nine days shy of his 72nd birthday, Albright died from congestive heart failure in Mission Viejo, California. He was survived by his daughter Victoria from his first marriage to wife Martha Sleeper.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Hardie Albright, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 50

Birthday 1903-12-16

Day of Death 1975-12-07

Place of Birth Charleroi, Pennsylvania, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Hardie Albrecht

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1966 The Monroes (1 episode)
1964 Bewitched (1 episode)
1961 Everglades (1 episode)
1960 Surfside 6 (1 episode)
1960 Thriller (1 episode)
1959 Dennis, The Menace (1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1959 Rawhide (2 episodes)
1957 Leave It to Beaver (2 episodes)
1957 Perry Mason (2 episodes)
1955 Gunsmoke (2 episodes)
1946 Angel on My Shoulder as Smiley Williams
1945 Sunset in El Dorado as Cecil Phelps / Cyril Earle
1945 Charlie Chan in The Jade Mask as Walter Meeker
1945 Mom and Dad as Carl Blackburn
1942 The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe as Shelton
1942 Bambi as Adolescent Bambi (voice)
1942 The Pride of the Yankees as Van Tuyl
1942 Lady in a Jam as Milton
1942 The Mad Doctor of Market Street as William Saunders
1941 Marry the Boss's Daughter as Putnam Palmer
1941 Bachelor Daddy as Ethelbert
1941 Flight from Destiny as Ferrers
1940 Carolina Moon as Henry Wheeler
1940 Ski Patrol as Tyko Gallen
1940 Granny Get Your Gun as Phil Westcott
1935 Red Salute as Leonard Arner
1935 Champagne for Breakfast as Bob Bentley
1935 Calm Yourself as Bobby Kent
1935 Women Must Dress as David
1934 The Silver Streak as Allan Dexter
1934 Sing Sing Nights as Howard Trude
1934 Crimson Romance as Hugo
1934 Two Heads On A Pillow as David L. Talbot
1934 The Scarlet Letter as Arthur Dimmesdale
1934 The 9th Guest as Henry Abbott
1933 The House on 56th Street as Henry Burgess
1933 Three-Cornered Moon as Ronald
1933 The Song of Songs as Von Prell
1933 The Working Man as Benjamin 'Benny' Burnett
1932 The Match King as Erik Borg
1932 Three on a Match as Phil (uncredited)
1932 The Crash as Arthur Pringle
1932 The Cabin in the Cotton as Roland Neal
1932 A Successful Calamity as George Struthers, Peggy's Beau
1932 Jewel Robbery as Paul
1932 The Purchase Price as Don Leslie
1932 So Big! as Dirk De Jong (as an adult)
1931 Skyline as John Breen
1931 Hush Money

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