Biography

From Wikipedia

Erville Alderson (September 11, 1882, Kansas City, Missouri – August 4, 1957, Glendale, California) was an American film actor. He appeared in nearly 200 films between 1918 and 1957.

From Wikipedia

Erville Alderson (September 11, 1882, Kansas City, Missouri – August 4, 1957, Glendale, California) was an American film actor. He appeared in nearly 200 films between 1918 and 1957.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 97

Birthday 1882-09-11

Day of Death 1957-08-04

Place of Birth Kansas City, Missouri, USA

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Also Known As

  • Erville Anderson

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1956 Telephone Time (1 episode)
1953 The Actress as Mike McGrath
1952 Something to Live For as Critic
1952 The Greatest Show on Earth as Spectator (uncredited)
1951 Racket Squad (1 episode)
1950 Again Pioneers as Pa Ashby
1950 Captain China as Doctor
1949 Mr. Whitney Had a Notion as Thomas Jefferson
1948 The Shanghai Chest as Walter Somervale
1948 Hazard as Hotel Desk Clerk in L.A.
1947 The Bishop's Wife as Stevens
1946 Boys Ranch as Al
1946 The Spiral Staircase as Dr. Harvey (uncredited)
1945 Incendiary Blonde as Ranch Owner (uncredited)
1945 Objective, Burma! as Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell
1944 And the Angels Sing as Mr. Littlefield
1944 An American Romance as Olson - Detroit Auto Works Technician
1943 Arizona Trail as Dan Trent
1943 Oklahoma Outlaws as John Kincaid
1943 What's Buzzin', Cousin? as Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)
1943 Hangmen Also Die! as Liberal Official (uncredited)
1943 Eyes Aloft as Ray Harper
1942 Careful, Soft Shoulders as Government Official
1942 The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe as Burke the Schoolmaster
1942 My Favorite Blonde as Sheriff
1941 Honky Tonk as Man with Rail
1941 Parachute Battalion as Pa Hollis
1941 The Richest Man in Town as Frank the Barber
1941 Bad Men of Missouri as Mr. Adams
1941 Sergeant York as Nate Tomkins
1941 The Black Cat as Doctor Williams
1941 The Lady from Cheyenne as Ike Fairchild
1940 Santa Fe Trail as Jefferson Davis
1940 Knute Rockne All American as Kansas Farmer Witnessing Airplane Crash
1940 Rangers of Fortune as Mr. Ellis
1940 Dr. Kildare Goes Home as Boylston - City Council Member
1940 Flowing Gold as Doctor
1940 When the Daltons Rode as District Attorney Wade
1940 Maryland as Diggs
1940 Edison, the Man as First Lecturer
1940 The Doctor Takes a Wife as Harrison - Printer
1940 The Grapes of Wrath as Arkansas Storekeeper (uncredited)
1940 Abe Lincoln in Illinois as Stonewall Jackson
1939 Judge Hardy and Son as Bailiff
1939 Henry Goes Arizona as Dr. John Clemens
1939 Geronimo as Undetermined Role
1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington as Handwriting Expert (uncredited)
1939 The Monroe Doctrine as William Seward
1939 Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever as Bailiff
1939 Nancy Drew... Trouble Shooter as Clint Griffith
1939 The Hardys Ride High as Bailiff
1939 Lincoln in the White House as Secretary of State William H. Seward
1939 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn as Sheriff at Jail (uncredited)
1939 Jesse James as Old Marshall
1939 Stand Up and Fight as Mr. Wyatt, Blake's Neighbor
1938 Out West with the Hardys as Court Deputy
1938 Love Finds Andy Hardy as Court Attendant
1938 Judge Hardy's Children as Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)
1937 Wells Fargo as Marshal Sam
1937 The Man Without a Country as President Andrew Jackson (uncredited)
1937 The Man in the Barn as Farmer (uncredited)
1937 Small Town Boy as Mr. Trindle
1937 Romance of Louisiana as Radio Broadcaster / Thomas Jefferson
1937 Mountain Justice as Man at Meeting / Wedding Guest
1937 John Meade's Woman
1937 The Mighty Treve as Chris Hibbens
1936 Fury as Plumber (uncredited)
1935 Seven Keys To Baldpate as Police Chief Roberts
1935 Pursuit as Cop
1935 Woman Wanted as Constable
1935 Society Fever as Uncle Andy
1935 Public Opinion as Mr. Trevor
1935 Square Shooter as Dr. Wayne
1934 The Scarlet Empress as Chancelor Alexei Bestuchef
1934 Lazy River as Sheriff
1933 To the Last Man as Judge (uncredited)
1933 The Stranger's Return as Farmhand
1932 Cynara as Jason
1932 Haunted Gold as Tom Benedict
1932 I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang as Police Chief (uncredited)
1932 They Call It Sin as Mr. Cullen
1932 The Cabin in the Cotton as Sock Fisher
1932 The Thirteenth Guest as Uncle John Adams
1931 Too Many Cooks as J. W. Simpson - Construction Worker
1930 The Lash as Judge Travers
1930 The Dawn Trail as Jeff Denton
1930 The Bad Man as Hardy
1930 Redemption as Bearded Mariner in Cafe
1929 Speakeasy as City editor
1928 Fazil as Iman Idris
1927 The Valley of the Giants as Councilman
1927 The Girl From Chicago as Col. Carlton
1925 Sally of the Sawdust as Judge Henry L. Foster
1924 Isn't Life Wonderful as The Professor
1924 America as Justice Montague
1923 The White Rose as Man of the World
1918 Her Man

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