No photo available. Represent Tom Dillon? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 29,059 this week

Tom Dillon (I) (1895–1962)

Tom Dillon was born on November 7, 1895 in Strokestown, County Roscommon, Ireland as Thomas Patrick Dillon. He was an actor, known for Whistling in Brooklyn (1943), The Exile (1947) and Woman on the Run (1950). He died on September 15, 1962 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

Inside the Movie Magic of 'The Aeronauts'

We fly behind the scenes of The Aeronauts to find out how director Tom Harper and his team brought the detailed world to life.

Watch now

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Scarlet Street
Sun, Dec 08 6:45 PM PST on KCOPDT3 (189)
Escape in the Fog
Wed, Dec 11 1:40 AM PST on KCOPDT3 (189)

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Tom Dillon's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Whistling in Brooklyn Manager of the Beavers
The Exile Jasper
Woman on the Run Joe Gordon
Night Tide Merry-Go-Round Operator - Ellen's Grandfather


Jump to: Actor | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (99 credits)
 1962 The Notorious Landlady
Coroner's Official (uncredited)
 1961 Night Tide
Merry-Go-Round Operator - Ellen's Grandfather
 1961 Whispering Smith (TV Series)
- Three for One (1961) ... Thad (as Tom P. Dillon)
 1960 North to Alaska
Barber (uncredited)
 1959 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Sergeant Balton
- Banquo's Chair (1959) ... Sergeant Balton (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1959 The Californians (TV Series)
- The First Gold Brick (1959) ... Trent (uncredited)
 1956-1958 Highway Patrol (TV Series)
Thornton / Mr. Conroy / Edward
- Blood Money (1958) ... Thornton
- The Truckers (1958) ... Mr. Conroy
- Taxi (1956) ... Edward
 1958 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Museum Guard
- The Last Knight (1958) ... Museum Guard (as Thomas Dillon)
 1958 State Trooper (TV Series)
Lesley Adams
- The Perilous Picnic (1958) ... Lesley Adams (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1957 Harbor Command (TV Series)
- Floating Transmitter (1957) ... Wells
 1957 Tales of the Texas Rangers (TV Series)
Harry, the Bartender
- Whirlwind Raiders (1957) ... Harry, the Bartender
 1956 Dr. Christian (TV Series)
- The Fighter (1956) ... Carl
 1956 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series)
Jack Porter
- Dynamite (1956) ... Jack Porter
 1956 The Man Called X (TV Series)
- Enemy Agent (1956) ... (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1956 The Search for Bridey Murphy
John MacCarthy (uncredited)
 1956 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series)
Optical Scientist
- One Thousand Eyes (1956) ... Optical Scientist
 1956 The Oklahoma Woman
Jimmy Marsh (as Thomas Dillon)
 1956 The Catered Affair
Father Murphy (uncredited)
 1956 The Lineup (TV Series)
- The Deadwood Case (1956) ... O'Toole
 1956 Climax! (TV Series)
- The Hanging Judge (1956) ... (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1955 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Potter Thompson
- His Maiden Voyage (1955) ... Potter Thompson
 1955 The Ray Milland Show (TV Series)
Angus MacTavish
- Now, Coach? (1955) ... Angus MacTavish
 1954 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
- The White Steed (1954)
 1954 My Little Margie (TV Series)
 1954 The Great Diamond Robbery
Doorman (uncredited)
 1953 Ramar of the Jungle (TV Series)
Prof. Pomroy
- Idol Voo-Doo (1953) ... Prof. Pomroy
 1953 Francis Covers the Big Town
Captain Cranston (uncredited)
 1953 Remains to Be Seen
Frank (uncredited)
 1953 I Love Melvin
Fire Chief (uncredited)
 1953 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series)
- The Woman of Bally Runion (1953) ... (as Thomas Patrick Dillon)
 1953 The Clown
Clancy (uncredited)
 1952 Million Dollar Mermaid
Process Server (uncredited)
 1952 Kansas City Confidential
Policeman (uncredited)
 1952 Meet Danny Wilson
Policeman (uncredited)
 1950-1951 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- Dr. Mac (1951)
- Love of Mike (1950) ... (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1951 Havana Rose
Policeman (uncredited)
 1951 The Enforcer
Policeman (uncredited)
 1950 Woman on the Run
Joe Gordon (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1950 Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
Apperson - Witness (uncredited)
 1950 Rogues of Sherwood Forest
Officer (uncredited)
 1950 Black Hand
Policeman (uncredited)
 1950 Key to the City
S.F. Cop (uncredited)
 1949 East Side, West Side
Dan - Old Policeman (uncredited)
 1949 The Doctor and the Girl
Policeman (uncredited)
 1949 Saints and Sinners
 1948 Hills of Home
Piper (uncredited)
 1948 Kiss the Blood Off My Hands
Mr. Thomas, Welshman (uncredited)
 1948 Up in Central Park
Official (uncredited)
 1948 Mr. Reckless
Patrol Officer (uncredited)
 1948 The Black Arrow
Guard (uncredited)
 1948 Tenth Avenue Angel
Doctor (uncredited)
 1948 My Girl Tisa
 1947 Forever Amber
Turnkey (uncredited)
 1947 The Exile
Jasper (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1947 The Unfinished Dance
Detective Sergeant (uncredited)
 1947 My Favorite Brunette
Cop (uncredited)
 1947 The Beginning or the End
Gregor (uncredited)
 1947 Easy Come, Easy Go
Cop (uncredited)
 1947 I'll Be Yours
Policeman (uncredited)
 1947 Dead Reckoning
Priest (uncredited)
 1947 The Mighty McGurk
Moriarty (uncredited)
 1946 Duel in the Sun
Train Engineer (uncredited)
 1946 That Brennan Girl
Father Malloy (uncredited)
 1946 Gallant Bess
Chief Petty Officer (uncredited)
 1946 The Imperfect Lady
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1946 Black Beauty
Skinner (as Thomas P. Dillon)
 1946 Rendezvous with Annie
Mike (uncredited)
 1946 Boys' Ranch
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1946 Inside Job
Policeman Lacey (uncredited)
 1946 The Strange Love of Martha Ivers
Detective (uncredited)
 1946 Dressed to Kill
Detective Sergeant Thompson (uncredited)
 1946 The Well Groomed Bride
Mr. Bennett (uncredited)
 1946 The Phantom Thief
Dinny McGonagle (uncredited)
 1946 The Postman Always Rings Twice
Father McConnell (uncredited)
 1946 The Virginian
Tom (uncredited)
 1946 The Blue Dahlia
Cop in Prowl Car (uncredited)
 1946 The Hoodlum Saint
Cop (uncredited)
 1946 The Kid from Brooklyn
Policeman (uncredited)
 1945 Scarlet Street
Policeman (uncredited)
 1945 Prison Ship
Submarine Captain (uncredited)
 1945 Pursuit to Algiers
Matthias Cherney (uncredited)
 1945 Mildred Pierce
Policeman (uncredited)
 1945 The Beautiful Cheat
 1945 Hitchhike to Happiness
Ryan (uncredited)
 1945 You Came Along
Elevator Starter (uncredited)
 1945 Captain Eddie
MacFarland (uncredited)
 1945 Nob Hill
Policeman Chasing Katie (uncredited)
 1945 Dangerous Partners
Police Captain at Finale (uncredited)
 1945 Those Endearing Young Charms
Traffic Cop (uncredited)
 1945 Escape in the Fog
Lieutenant Commander (uncredited)
 1944 The Thin Man Goes Home
Police Officer (uncredited)
 1944 The Woman in the Window
Police Officer Dillon (uncredited)
 1944 The Invisible Man's Revenge
Ned Towle - Darts Expert (uncredited)
 1944 Going My Way
Police Officer Pat McCarthy (uncredited)
 1943 Whistling in Brooklyn
Manager of the Beavers
 1943/I There's Something About a Soldier
Father Doolin (uncredited)
 1940 Little Nellie Kelly
Father Malone - a Priest (uncredited)
 1940 Arizona
Tom (uncredited)
 1939 Birthright
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

(November 27, 1939 to December 4, 1939) He acted in Paul Vincent Carroll's play, "The White Steed," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Whitford Kane, Grania O'Malley, Tom Bate, Ralph Cullinan, Gertrude Flynn, William H. Malone, Farrell Pelly, Grace Mills, Elizabeth Malone, William Cragin, Eleanore Laurence, and ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Thomas P. Dillon | Thomas Patrick Dillon | Thomas Dillon | Tom P. Dillon

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed