Famous Uncredited Faces in "The Ten Commandments (1956)!

by gattonero975 | created - 19 Dec 2013 | updated - 31 Dec 2015 | Public

Some of the many stars in the background in this epic classic film...

1. Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer

Actor | Night 'n' Gales

Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer was born on August 7, 1927 in Paris, Illinois, USA as Carl Dean Switzer. He was an actor, known for Night 'n' Gales (1937), Rushin' Ballet (1937) and Feed 'em and Weep (1938). He was married to Dian Collingwood. He died on January 21, 1959 in Mission Hills, California, USA.

Slave (uncredited)

2. Robert Vaughn

Actor | The Magnificent Seven

Robert Francis Vaughn was born on November 22, 1932 at Charity Hospital in New York City, the son of show business parents, Marcella Frances (Gaudel) and Gerald Walter Vaughn. His father was a radio actor and his mother starred on stage. Robert came to the public's attention first with his ...

Spearman / Hebrew at Golden Calf (uncredited)

3. Herb Alpert

Music_department | Never Say Never Again

Bandleader who had several big instrumental hits in 1960s with his band, Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass. First big hit was "The Lonely Bull" in 1963. He and the Brass followed that with other big hits like "Tijuana Taxi", "Spanish Flea" (familiar to some as "the Dating Game song"), "A Taste of ...

Drummer on Mt. Sinai (uncredited)

4. Michael Ansara

Actor | The Message

Born in a small village in Syria, Michael Ansara came to the United States with his American parents at the age of two, living in New England, until the family's relocation to California ten years later. He entered Los Angeles City College with the intention of becoming a doctor, but got ...

Taskmaster (uncredited)

5. Richard Farnsworth

Actor | The Straight Story

An American stuntman who, after more than 30 years in the business, moved into acting and became an acclaimed and respected character actor, Richard Farnsworth was a native of Los Angeles. He grew up around horses and as a teenager was offered an opportunity to ride in films. He appeared in ...

Chariot Driver (uncredited)

Also Stuntman (uncredited)

6. Robert Fuller

Actor | Maverick

Robert Fuller was born in Troy, New York on 29th July 1933 at 1.50pm and was raised in Key West, Florida. He was an only child and his birth name was Leonard Leroy Lee, but he was nicknamed Buddy Lee by his friends.

Robert started his education at St Mary's in New York and when his mother Betty ...

Extra (uncredited)

7. Peter Hansen

Actor | The War of the Roses

Peter Hansen was born on December 5, 1921 in Oakland, California, USA as Peter Franklin Hansen. He was an actor, known for The War of the Roses (1989), General Hospital (1963) and Dragonfly (2002). He was married to Florence Elizabeth (Betty) Moe. He died on April 9, 2017 in Santa Clarita, ...

Young Aide (uncredited)

8. Kathy Garver

Actress | Sweet November

Kathy Garver was born in Long Beach, California Her break-through performance came as one of the young slaves in The Ten Commandments

She is most well known for starring as the teenage niece of Uncle Bill Davis, Cissy Davis on Family Affair (1966). The show was nominated for Emmys in various ...

Rachel (uncredited)

9. Patricia Hitchcock

Actress | Strangers on a Train

Patricia Hitchcock was born on July 7, 1928 in South Kensington, Kensington [now Kensington and Chelsea], London, England as Patricia Alma Hitchcock. She is an actress, known for Strangers on a Train (1951), Psycho (1960) and Stage Fright (1950). She was previously married to Joseph Edward ...

Court Lady (uncredited)

10. Norman Leavitt

Actor | Off Limits

Norman Leavitt was born on December 1, 1913 in Lansing, Michigan, USA as Norman Turner Leavitt. He was an actor, known for Off Limits (1952), Trackdown (1957) and Bonanza (1959). He died on December 11, 2005 in Solvang, California, USA.

Slave (uncredited)

11. Gordon Mitchell

Actor | Maciste nella terra dei ciclopi

Gordon Mitchell was one of those perfectly developed bodybuilders who jumped on the Steve Reeves bandwagon and hightailed it to Italy to seek movie stardom as a Herculean strongman. Born in Denver, Colorado, but raised in Inglewood, California, Mitchell served in WWII and at one point became a ...

Egyptian Guard (uncredited)

12. Jon Peters

Producer | A Star Is Born

Peters made his Hollywood debut in Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments (1956) as the boy on the donkey crossing the Red Sea. He went on to be a hard-case kid who spent his formative years in and out of reform school. Peters entered the family business of hairdressing at age 14. Armed with an ...

Boy on Donkey Crossing Red Sea (uncredited)

13. Cecil B. DeMille

Producer | The Ten Commandments

His parents Henry C. DeMille and Beatrice DeMille were playwrights. His father died when he was 12, and his mother supported the family by opening a school for girls and a theatrical company. Too young to enlist in the Spanish-American War, Cecil followed his brother William C. de Mille to the New ...

Narrator (uncredited)

14. Norman Bartold

Actor | Westworld

Norman Bartold was born on August 6, 1928 in Alameda County, California, USA as Norman Hillman Bartold. He was an actor, known for Westworld (1973), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and Real Life (1979). He was married to Sheila Bartold. He died on May 28, 1994 in Riverside County, ...

Signalman (uncredited)

15. Lesley-Marie Colburn

Actress | The Red Skelton Show

Lesley-Marie Colburn grew up across the street from Groucho Marx in Beverly Hills. Her paternal uncle, Sol M. Wurtzel, was a Hollywood film producer and one-time VP of the Fox Film Corporation. He was instrumental in getting his niece cast in her first film in an uncredited role as early as 1952 ...

Slave Child (uncredited)

16. Frankie Darro

Actor | On the Spot

Born into a show-business family - his parents were circus aerialists - Frankie Darro appeared in his first film at age six. Due to his small size and youthful appearance, he played teenagers well into his 20s. Always a physical performer, Darro often did his own stunts, many times out of necessity...

Slave (uncredited)

17. Ron Nyman

Actor | Mannix

Ron made his way to Hollywood from England and appeared as an extra in many films including the 1952 version of The Ten Commandments (1956) and starred in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) and other Marilyn Monroe films. Also the Tattooed Man in There's No Business Like Show Business (1954). He was ...

Egyptian Guard (uncredited)

18. Bernie Gozier

Actor | Creature from the Black Lagoon

Bernie Gozier was born on January 21, 1917 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Bernard Kikume Gozier. He is known for his work on Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Green Dolphin Street (1947) and The Flame Barrier (1958). He was married to Jane Mary Soczek. He died on October 2, 1979 in Balboa ...

Extra (uncredited)

19. Dan White

Actor | Unknown Island

Dan White was born to George & Orpha White about one mile from the Suwannee River in Falmouth, Florida. Falmouth was a small sleepy town then, as it is still today. He was one of 13 siblings who were moved to Lakeland sometime around WW I. Lakeland is where Dan was introduced into show business in ...

Slave (uncredited)

20. Charmienne Harker

Actress | Craig Kennedy, Criminologist

Charmienne Harker was born on May 13, 1925 in Denver, Colorado, USA. She is an actress, known for Craig Kennedy, Criminologist (1952), Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (1955) and Schlitz Playhouse (1951).

Court Lady / Cretan Lady (uncredited)

21. Mickey Simpson

Actor | Giant

A burly American supporting actor, Mickey Simpson was born Charles Henry Simpson to Fred and Bertha Rogers Simpson in Rochester, New York. His paternal heritage was Irish. He was the eldest of four sons, one of whom, Richard, died in childhood. When his father was unable to find work following the ...

Overseer Watching from Door (uncredited)

22. Joe Gold

Actor | I Spy

Joe Gold was born on March 10, 1922 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, known for I Spy (1965) and You Bet Your Life (1950). He died on July 11, 2004 in Marina Del Rey, California.

Egyptian Guard (uncredited)

23. Harry Lewis

Actor | Key Largo

Harry Lewis was born on April 1, 1920 in Hollywood, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Key Largo (1948), Gun Crazy (1950) and Bomba on Panther Island (1949). He was married to Marilyn Lewis. He died on June 9, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.

Slave (uncredited)

24. Julie Mitchum

Actress | House on Haunted Hill

Julie Mitchum was born on July 23, 1914 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA as Annette Marie Mitchum. She was an actress, known for House on Haunted Hill (1959), The High and the Mighty (1954) and Hit and Run (1957). She was married to Elliot Sater. She died on February 21, 2003 in Sun City, Arizona, ...

Slave (uncredited)



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