From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Forrest Taylor (December 29, 1883 - February 19, 1965) was an American character actor whose artistic career spanned six different decades, from silents through talkies to the advent of color.

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

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Forrest Taylor (December 29, 1883 - February 19, 1965) was an American character actor whose artistic career spanned six different decades, from silents through talkies to the advent of color.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 194

Birthday 1883-12-29

Day of Death 1965-02-19

Place of Birth Bloomington, Illinois

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • -

Acting TV ShowsMovies

This Is the Life (3 episodes)
1959 The Dennis O'Keefe Show (1 episode)
1957 Man Without a Gun (33 episodes)
1957 Maverick (1 episode)
1957 Official Detective (1 episode)
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1 episode)
1956 My Friend Flicka (1 episode)
1955 Matinee Theater (1 episode)
1955 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (2 episodes)
1954 Dawn at Socorro as Mr. Hayes
1954 Bitter Creek as Harley Pruett
1953 Nostradamus and the Queen as Peasant (uncredited)
1953 The Lost Planet as Prof. Edmund Dorn
1952 South Pacific Trail as Train Conductor
1952 Cavalcade of America (1 episode)
1952 Hopalong Cassidy (1 episode)
1952 Park Row as Charles A. Leach
1952 Border Saddlemates as Mel Richards
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)
1951 Utah Wagon Train as Cyrus Bonner
1951 The Adventures of Kit Carson (1 episode)
1951 Racket Squad (2 episodes)
1951 Wells Fargo Gunmaster as Doctor
1951 Blazing Bullets as John Roberts
1951 The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (1 episode)
1950 Rustlers on Horseback as Josh Taylor
1950 Cherokee Uprising as Indian Agent William Welch
1950 Winchester '73 as Target Clerk (voice) (uncredited)
1950 Code of the Silver Sage as Rancher Sandy
1950 The Fighting Stallion as Martin Evans
1950 Forbidden Jungle as Trader Kirk
1950 The Fargo Phantom as Hartley
1949 Cowboy and the Prizefighter as Miles Stevenson
1949 Deputy Marshal as Sheriff Jeff Lance
1949 Navajo Trail Raiders as Sam Brynes
1949 The Fighting Redhead as Dan O'Connor
1949 The Gal Who Took the West as Modern-Day Waiter on Club Terrence
1949 Stallion Canyon as Tom Lawson
1949 The Lawton Story as Uncle Mark Wallock
1949 Death Valley Gunfighter as Lester Clark
1949 Bruce Gentry
1948 The Golden Eye as Mr. Manning
1948 Four Faces West as Conductor No.2
1948 Superman as Leeds
1947 Buckaroo from Powder River as Pop Ryland
1947 Along the Oregon Trail as Kit Carson
1947 Rustlers of Devil's Canyon as Dr. Glover
1947 Yankee Fakir as Mr. Mason
1946 Stagecoach to Denver as Matt Disher (Rancher)
1946 Santa Fe Uprising as Moore
1946 The Crimson Ghost as Prof. Van Wyck
1946 Colorado Serenade as Judge Roy Hilton
1946 The Caravan Trail as Judge Silas Black
1946 Romance of the West as Father Sullivan
1946 Strange Impersonation as Nora's Doctor (uncredited)
1945 Bandits of the Badlands as Pop Wayne
1945 Dangerous Intruder as Dr. Bascom
1945 Federal Operator 99 as Otto Wolfe
1945 Manhunt of Mystery Island as Prof. William Forrest
1945 Sagebrush Heroes as Tom Goodwin
1944 Song of Nevada as Colonel Jack Thompson
1944 The Last Horseman as Bert Saunders
1944 Sonora Stagecoach as Judge Crandall
1944 Mystery Man as Sam Newhall
1944 Shake Hands with Murder as Kennedy
1944 Mojave Firebrand as Sheriff Barker
1944 Lady in the Death House as Warden
1944 Sweethearts of the U.S.A. as Deacon - 2nd Robber
1943 Death Valley Rangers as Captain Ainsley
1943 Bullets and Saddles as Marshal Claiburn
1943 The Kansan as Doctor
1943 Silver Spurs as Judge Pebble
1943 Spy Train as Anderson #2
1943 Song of Texas as Race Official
1943 Wild Horse Stampede as Marshal Cliff Tyler
1943 Dead Men Walk as The Fireplace Face
1943 King of the Cowboys as Lawman with Tex
1943 Corregidor as Doctor
1943 Land of Hunted Men as Dad Oliver
1943 Idaho as Board Member Clem
1943 A Night for Crime as Police Chief Williams
1943 The Fighting Buckaroo as Mark Comstock (uncredited)
1943 Thundering Trails as Ben Walker
1943 Man of Courage as Mary Crandall
1942 Ridin' Down the Canyon as Jim Fellowes
1942 The Rangers Take Over as Captain John Wyatt
1942 Trail Riders as Mike Rand
1942 Outlaws of Pine Ridge as Sheriff Gibbons
1942 Overland Mail as Taylor
1942 Arizona Stage Coach as Larry Meadows
1942 Sons of the Pioneers as Jim Bixby
1942 In Old California as Man in Saloon with Carlin
1942 Perils of the Royal Mounted as Preacher Hinsdale
1942 The Spoilers as Bennett
1942 Home in Wyomin' as Pop Harrison
1942 Down Rio Grande Way as Commissioner Harvey
1942 Sunset on the Desert as George Belknap
1942 Lawless Plainsmen as Kit Carson
1942 Bullets for Bandits as Bert Brown
1942 Wild Bill Hickok Rides as Grant - Second Train Robber
1942 The Lone Star Vigilantes as Dr. Mark Banning
1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime Inc. as Netzikoff's Butler
1941 Riot Squad as Ambulance Attendant
1941 Underground Rustlers as Jim Bently
1941 Sea Raiders as Fenwick the Inventor
1941 King of the Texas Rangers as Plant Employee
1941 The Iron Claw as Anton Benson
1941 Kansas Cyclone as Ben Brown
1941 Wrangler's Roost as Deacon Stewart, aka Black Bart
1941 The Spider Returns as Voice of The Gargoyle
1941 Billy The Kid's Fighting Pals as Cafe Owner Hanson
1941 Flying Wild as Mr. Forbes
1941 Ridin' the Cherokee Trail as Brad Craven
1941 Ridin' on a Rainbow as Rancher Jeff Billings
1941 The Lone Rider Rides On as Sheriff
1940 Billy the Kid's Gun Justice as Tom Roberts
1940 The Green Hornet Strikes Again! as Snipe - Foranti Thug
1940 The Green Archer as Parker Howett
1940 West of Abilene as Sheriff
1940 Trailing Double Trouble as Sheriff
1940 Under Texas Skies as Harley Richards
1940 That Gang of Mine as Horse Trainer Morgan
1940 Arizona Gang Busters as Ed Lambert
1940 When the Daltons Rode as The Bailiff
1940 The Durango Kid as Ben Winslow
1940 Deadwood Dick as The Skull (masked)
1940 Boys of the City as Judge Malcolm Parker
1940 Wild Horse Range as Mitchell
1940 Frontier Crusader as John Stoner
1940 Terry and the Pirates as Allen Drake
1940 Young Tom Edison as Train Passenger
1940 Rhythm of the Rio Grande as Ranger Captain Edward Crane
1940 The Cheyenne Kid as Sheriff
1939 Chip of the Flying U as J.G. Whitmore
1939 Meet Dr. Christian as Gtant, City Council Member
1939 Danger Flight as Police Radio Dispatcher
1939 Trigger Fingers as Crane, Cowhand-Henchman
1939 Riders of Black River as Sheriff Dave Patterson
1939 Dick Tracy's G-Men as Mr. Stevens
1939 The Fighting Renegade as Prof. Lucius Lloyd
1939 Straight Shooter as Henchman Luke Green
1939 The Oregon Trail as Daggett - Morgan Henchman
1939 Stunt Pilot as Doctor
1939 S.O.S Tidal Wave
1939 Outlaws' Paradise as Henchman Eddie
1939 Texas Wildcats
1939 The Lone Ranger Rides Again as Judge Miller
1939 Code of the Cactus as Blackton
1939 The Phantom Stage as Gabe Lawson
1939 The Phantom Creeps as Black
1939 Stand Up and Fight as Townsman
1938 Lightning Carson Rides Again as Gunfight Henchman
1938 Durango Valley Raiders as Sheriff Devlin (as Forest Taylor)
1938 Outlaw Express as John F. Ferguson
1938 Desert Patrol as Martin Rand
1938 The Fighting Devil Dogs as Benson
1938 The Feud Maker as Marshal John Kincaid
1938 Frontier Town as Sheriff Lane of Frontier City
1938 The Spy Ring as G-2 Sergeant
1937 Amateur Crook as Jerry Cummings
1937 Courage of the West as Government Man
1937 Tex Rides with the Boy Scouts as Dorman, Owner Black Hawk Mining
1937 Where Trails Divide as Councilman Gray
1937 The Mystery of the Hooded Horsemen as Norton
1937 Island Captives as C.B. Hudson
1937 The Red Rope as Parson Pete
1937 Lost Ranch as Bart Carson
1937 Arizona Days as Harry Price
1937 The Roaming Cowboy as Evans
1936 Pilot X as Survivor
1936 The Phantom of the Range as Brandon
1936 Song of the Gringo as Prosecuting Attorney
1936 Two Minutes to Play as Coach Rodney
1936 Rip Roarin' Buckaroo as Lew Slater
1936 Men of the Plains as James Travis (as Forrest Tailor)
1936 It Couldn't Have Happened (But It Did) as Actor
1936 West of Nevada as Steven Cutting
1936 Prison Shadows as George Miller
1936 Too Much Beef as Hugh Stanford alias Rocky Brown
1936 A Face in the Fog as Bruce Cromwell
1936 Tell Your Children as Blanche's Lawyer
1936 Headin' for the Rio Grande as Sheriff Ed Saunders (Tex's brother)
1935 Trail of Terror as Blake
1935 The Widow from Monte Carlo as Surprised Costume Ball Guest
1935 The Courageous Avenger as Marshal Taggart
1935 The Rider of the Law as Gambler
1935 Between Men as Lawyer Wyndham
1935 Honeymoon Limited as Harry
1935 Big Calibre as Banker Bentley
1935 Shadow of Doubt as Reporter
1933 Riders of Destiny as James Kincaid
1933 Broadway to Hollywood as Conway - Film Director
1932 The Death Kiss as Actor
1915 The Mender as The Man

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page