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Gig Young (November 4, 1913 – October 19, 1978) was an American film, stage, and television actor.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Gig Young (November 4, 1913 – October 19, 1978) was an American film, stage, and television actor.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Gig Young, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 69

Birthday 1913-11-04

Day of Death 1978-10-19

Place of Birth St. Cloud, Minnesota, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Byron Elsworth Barr
  • Byron Barr
  • Bryant Fleming
  • Gig
  • Ronald Reed

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Himself (archive footage)
1978 Game of Death as Jim Marshall
1977 Spectre as Dr. Ham Hamilton
1976 Gibbsville (13 episodes) as Ray Whitehead
1976 Sherlock Holmes in New York as Mortimer McGrew
1975 The Hindenburg as Edward Douglas
1975 The Killer Elite as Lawrence Weyburn
1975 The Turning Point of Jim Malloy as Ray Whitehead
1974 The Great Ice Rip-Off as Harkey Rollins
1974 A Black Ribbon for Deborah as Ofenbauer
1974 Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia as Quill
1971 The Neon Ceiling as Jones
1970 McCloud (1 episode)
1970 Lovers and Other Strangers as Hal Henderson
1969 They Shoot Horses, Don't They? as Rocky
1968 Companions in Nightmare as Eric Nicholson
1967 The Shuttered Room as Mike Kelton
1965 Strange Bedfellows as Richard Bramwell
1964 The Rogues (30 episodes)
1964 The Hollywood Palace (1 episode)
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (1 episode)
1963 A Ticklish Affair as Key Weedon
1963 For Love or Money as John Dayton "Sonny" Smith
1962 Five Miles to Midnight as David Barnes
1962 Kid Galahad as Willy Grogan
1962 That Touch of Mink as Roger
1959 The Story on Page One as Larry Ellis
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode) as Martin Sloan
1959 Ask Any Girl as Evan Doughton
1958 The Tunnel of Love as Dick Pepper
1958 Teacher's Pet as Dr. Hugo Pine
1957 Desk Set as Mike Cutler
1955 The Desperate Hours as Chuck Wright
1954 Young at Heart as Alex Burke
1954 Climax! (1 episode)
1954 Rear Window as Jeff's Editor (voice) (uncredited)
1953 Torch Song as Cliff Willard
1953 Arena as Hob Danvers
1953 City That Never Sleeps as Johnny Kelly
1953 The Girl Who Had Everything as Vance Court
1952 Holiday for Sinners as Dr. Jason Kent
1952 You for Me as Dr. Jeff Chadwick
1951 Too Young To Kiss as John Tirsen
1951 Come Fill The Cup as Boyd Copeland
1951 Slaughter Trail as Ike Vaughn aka Murray
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1951 Only the Valiant as Lt. William Holloway
1951 Target Unknown as Capt. Reiner
1950 Hunt the Man Down as Paul Bennett
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (1 episode)
1949 Tell It to the Judge as Alexander
1949 Lust for Gold as Pete Thomas
1948 Wake of the Red Witch as Samuel 'Sam' Rosen
1948 Studio One (2 episodes)
1948 The Three Musketeers as Porthos
1948 The Woman in White as Walter Hartright
1947 Escape Me Never as Caryl Dubrok
1943 Old Acquaintance as Rudd Kendall
1943 Air Force as Co-Pilot
1942 The Gay Sisters as Gig Young
1942 The Mad Martindales as Peter Varney (as Byron Barr)
1942 The Man Who Came to Dinner as Bit Part (uncredited)
1942 Breakdowns of 1942 as Himself (uncredited)
1941 They Died with Their Boots On as Lt. Roberts
1941 The Tanks Are Coming as Jim Allen
1941 Dive Bomber as Abbott - Guinea Pig 2 Experiment 32
1941 Sergeant York as Marching Soldier (uncredited)
1940 Misbehaving Husbands as Floor Walker (as Byron Barr)

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