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Edmond O'Brien (September 10, 1915 – May 9, 1985) was an Academy Award-winning American film actor who is perhaps best remembered for his role in D.O.A. (1950). His many memorable films included The Killers, White Heat, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance and The Wild Bunch.

He also co-starred with Richard Rust in the NBC legal drama Sam Benedict, which aired during the 1962-1963 television season.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Edmond O'Brien (September 10, 1915 – May 9, 1985) was an Academy Award-winning American film actor who is perhaps best remembered for his role in D.O.A. (1950). His many memorable films included The Killers, White Heat, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance and The Wild Bunch.

He also co-starred with Richard Rust in the NBC legal drama Sam Benedict, which aired during the 1962-1963 television season.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 101

Birthday 1915-09-10

Day of Death 1985-05-09

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Edmund O'Brien

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The Other Side of the Wind as Pat
2000 Déjà-Vu
1982 Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid as (in "White Heat") (archive footage)
1974 99 and 44/100% Dead as Uncle Frank Kelly
1973 Lucky Luciano as Commissioner Harry J. Anslinger
1973 Isn't It Shocking? as Justin Oates
1973 Police Story(1 episode)
1972 They Only Kill Their Masters as George
1972 The Streets of San Francisco(1 episode)
1972 Temperatures Rising(1 episode)
1971 What's a Nice Girl Like You...? as Morton Stillman
1971 LA 2017 as Bergman
1970 The Intruders as Col. William Bodeen
1970 Dream No Evil as Timothy MacDonald
1969 The Love God?
1969 The Wild Bunch as Freddie Sykes
1968 The Name of the Game(1 episode)
1967 The Outsider as Marvin Bishop
1967 The High Chaparral(1 episode)
1967 To Commit a Murder as Sphax (publisher)
1967 Le Vicomte règle ses comptes as Rico Barone
1966 The Doomsday Flight
1966 Mission: Impossible(1 episode)
1966 Fantastic Voyage as Gen. Carter
1965 The Long, Hot Summer(26 episodes)
1965 Synanon as Chuck Dederich
1965 Sylvia as Oscar Stewart
1964 The Hanged Man as Arnie Seeger
1964 Rio Conchos as Col. Theron Pardee
1964 Seven Days in May as Sen. Raymond Clark
1963 The Greatest Show on Earth(1 episode)
1963 Breaking Point(1 episode)
1962 The Longest Day as Gen. Raymond D. Barton
1962 The Virginian(1 episode)
1962 Sam Benedict(28 episodes) as Sam Benedict
1962 Birdman of Alcatraz as Tom Gaddis
1962 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance as Dutton Peabody
1962 Moon Pilot as McClosky aka 'Mac'
1961 Target: The Corruptors!(1 episode)
1961 The Great Impostor as Capt. Glover - HMCS Cayuga
1960 The 3rd Voice as The Voice
1960 The Last Voyage as Second Engineer Walsh
1960 Johnny Midnight(39 episodes)
1959 The Ambitious One as Mike Buchanan
1959 Laramie(1 episode)
1959 Up Periscope as Commander Paul Stevenson
1958 Sing Boy Sing as Joseph Sharkey
1958 The World Was His Jury as David Carson
1957 Stopover Tokyo as George Underwood
1957 The Big Land as Joe Jagger
1957 The Comedian as Al Preston
1956 The Girl Can't Help It as Marty 'Fats' Murdock
1956 The Rack as Lt. Col. Frank Wasnick
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater(2 episodes)
1956 A Cry in the Night as Captain Dan Taggart
1956 D-Day The Sixth of June as Lt. Col. Alexander Timmer
1956 1984 as Winston Smith
1955 Playwrights '56(1 episode)
1955 Pete Kelly's Blues as Fran McCarg
1954 Climax!(2 episodes)
1954 The Shanghai Story as Dr. Dan Maynard
1954 Shield for Murder as Det. Lt. Barney Nolan
1954 The Barefoot Contessa as Oscar Muldoon
1953 The Bigamist as Harry Graham / Harrison Graham
1953 The Hitch-Hiker as Roy Collins
1953 China Venture
1953 Julius Caesar as Casca
1953 Cow Country as Ben Anthony
1953 Man in the Dark as Steve Rawley
1953 The Academy Awards(3 episodes)
1952 The Turning Point as John Conroy
1952 Denver and Rio Grande as Jim Vesser
1952 The Greatest Show on Earth as Midway Barker at End (uncredited)
1951 Silver City as Larkin Moffat
1951 Warpath as John Vickers
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars(6 episodes)
1951 Two of a Kind as Michael "Lefty" Farrell
1951 The Redhead and The Cowboy as Maj. Dunn Jeffers (Union intelligence officer)
1950 Lux Video Theatre(7 episodes)
1950 Between Midnight and Dawn as Officer Dan Purvis
1950 The Admiral Was a Lady as Jimmy Stevens
1950 711 Ocean Drive as Mal Granger
1950 D.O.A. as Frank Bigelow
1950 Backfire as Steve Connolly
1950 Robert Montgomery Presents(1 episode)
1949 White Heat as Vic Pardo
1948 An Act of Murder as David Douglas
1948 Fighter Squadron as Maj. Ed Hardin
1948 For the Love of Mary as Lt. Tom Farrington
1948 Another Part of the Forest
1947 A Double Life as Bill Friend
1947 The Web as Bob Regan
1946 The Killers as Jim Reardon
1944 Winged Victory as Irving Miller (as Sgt. Edmond O'Brien)
1943 The Amazing Mrs. Holliday as Tom Holliday
1942 Powder Town as J. Quincy 'Penji' Pennant
1942 Obliging Young Lady as 'Red' Reddy, aka Professor Stanley
1941 Parachute Battalion as William Mayberry Burke
1941 A Girl, a Guy, and a Gob as Stephen Herrick
1939 The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Gringoire

Directing

1961 Man-TrapDirector
1954 Shield for MurderDirector
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars(1 episode)Director

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