William Demarest (1892–1983)

Actor | Soundtrack



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  • Alan Ladd, Irving Bacon, Paul E. Burns, William Demarest, and Will Wright in Whispering Smith (1948)
  • Alan Ladd, William Demarest, and Robert Preston in Whispering Smith (1948)
  • Irene Dunne and William Demarest in Never a Dull Moment (1950)
  • William Demarest, Sam Hardy, and Jack Mulhall in The Butter and Egg Man (1928)
  • William Demarest, Mary Martin, and Dick Powell in True to Life (1943)
  • Lucille Ball, Bob Hope, William Demarest, and Mary Jane Saunders in Sorrowful Jones (1949)

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Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

A golf enthusiast, he died the same day and year as pro golfer Jimmy Demaret.


Trademark

Always played hilariously flummoxed tough guys


Star Sign

Pisces

Personal Details

Born

Carl William Demarest

St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

Died

(age 91)
Palm Springs, California, USA


Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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