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Dick Elliott (I) (1886–1961)

In the thirties, forties, and especially the 1950's, if a director wanted a short, fat actor to play a windy storekeeper or a raucous conventioneer, he might well cast Dick Elliott. He was one of those actors who, whenever he appeared on screen, often for less than a minute, the audience would think, "Oh, it's that guy." Yet few would ever know ... See full bio »

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 1963 The Third Man (TV Series)
- Gold Napoleons (1963) ... McDonough
 1961-1962 Laramie (TV Series)
Bert / Stage Passenger / Jeweler
- A Grave for Cully Brown (1962) ... Bert
- Bitter Glory (1961) ... Stage Passenger (uncredited)
- The Debt (1961) ... Jeweler (uncredited)
 1960-1962 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Mayor Pike
- The Manicurist (1962) ... Mayor Pike
- Crime-Free Mayberry (1961) ... Mayor Pike
- Mayberry Goes Bankrupt (1961) ... Mayor Pike
- Andy and the Woman Speeder (1961) ... Mayor Pike
- The Guitar Player Returns (1961) ... Mayor Pike
 1962 Everglades (TV Series)
Mr. Goodacre
- The Brand (1962) ... Mr. Goodacre
 1955-1961 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Santa Claus in Lipton Tea spot / Barker - Lion
- Christmas Party (1961) ... Santa Claus in Lipton Tea spot
- Jack Takes the Beavers to the Fair (1955) ... Barker - Lion
 1961 Pete and Gladys (TV Series)
Bart Blakely
- Sick, Sick, Sick (1961) ... Bart Blakely
 1961 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
Mr. Trindle
- The House at Smuggler's Cove (1961) ... Mr. Trindle
 1961 The Bob Cummings Show (TV Series)
 1959-1961 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Mr. Tremantle / Doc Thornton / Dr. Thornton
- A Man of Influence (1961) ... Mr. Tremantle
- Weekend in Los Angeles (1960) ... Doc Thornton
- The Perfume Salesman (1959) ... Dr. Thornton
 1959-1961 Rawhide (TV Series)
Ben / Sam Davis / McTavish
- Incident on the Road Back (1961) ... Ben
- Incident of the Last Chance (1960) ... Sam Davis
- Incident of the 13th Man (1959) ... McTavish
 1960 Joyful Hour (TV Movie)
Third Innkeeper
 1959-1960 Maverick (TV Series)
George / Poker Player
- Dodge City or Bust (1960) ... George (uncredited)
- Gun-Shy (1959) ... Poker Player (uncredited)
 1960 Lock Up (TV Series)
- Flying High (1960) ... Bartender
 1960 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (TV Series)
- Taken to the Cleaners (1960) ... Edwards
 1960 The Rifleman (TV Series)
- Day of the Hunter (1960) ... Hardiman
 1959 Go, Johnny, Go!
Man in Phone Booth (uncredited)
 1958-1959 The Restless Gun (TV Series)
Judge Adams / Mayor Hancock
- A Very Special Investigator (1959) ... Judge Adams
- The Gold Star (1958) ... Mayor Hancock
 1959 Man Without a Gun (TV Series)
Zachary Brown
- Witness to Terror (1959) ... Zachary Brown
 1955-1959 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Mayor Connell / Bob the Postmaster
- Forty Steps to Glory (1959) ... Mayor Connell (uncredited)
- Riggs and Riggs (1955) ... Bob the Postmaster
 1953-1959 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Joe / The Hearty Man / Willie's Boss-Golf Sketch / ...
- Deadeye and Slim Jim (1959) ... Joe
- Freddie and the Turkey Dinner (1958) ... The Hearty Man
- Mississippi Showboat (1954) ... Willie's Boss-Golf Sketch / Bartender-Showboat Skit
- Deadeye at the Golden Nugget (1954) ... Bartender
- The Train Trip (1954) ... Campagin Manager
 1957-1959 December Bride (TV Series)
- Lily's Advice Column (1959) ... Stanley
- The Martian Show (1959)
- Hilda Gets Engaged (1958) ... Stanley
- The Old Man (1957) ... Stanley
 1959 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Mr. Collins
- Lola Montez (1959) ... Mr. Collins
 1958 Trackdown (TV Series)
- Sunday's Child (1958) ... Pete
 1958 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Mr. Pomeroy / Mac Kenzie
- The Canary Kid (1958) ... Mr. Pomeroy (uncredited)
- Small War at Custer Junction (1958) ... Mac Kenzie (as Richard Elliott)
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Mr. Trayner
- Days of Wine and Roses (1958) ... Mr. Trayner
 1958 Man of the West
Willie (uncredited)
 1958 Life Begins at 17
Lynton Baldwin (uncredited)
 1952-1958 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Mr. Gobey / Frank - Fake Judge / Sam Bleaker
- All That Glitters (1958) ... Mr. Gobey (as Richard Elliott)
- The Town That Wasn't (1957) ... Frank - Fake Judge (as Richard Elliott)
- No Holds Barred (1952) ... Sam Bleaker
 1955-1958 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series)
Mr. Barnhardt / Cornelius / Arthur Cleary
- Brave Bow (1958) ... Mr. Barnhardt (uncredited)
- Pritikin's Predicament (1958) ... Cornelius
- Rin Tin Tin Meets Mister President (1955) ... Arthur Cleary
 1958 Panic! (TV Series)
- Hear No Evil (1958) ... Frank
 1958 Colt .45 (TV Series)
Depot Clerk
- The Deserters (1958) ... Depot Clerk (as Richard Elliott)
 1958 Desire Under the Elms
Old Farmer (uncredited)
 1958 Sky King (TV Series)
- Rodeo Decathlon (1958) ... Official
 1958 In the Money
Mike Clancy (uncredited)
 1958 Man from God's Country
Mayor (uncredited)
 1957 Up in Smoke
 1957 The Thin Man (TV Series)
Bill Stauton
- Angels in Paradise (1957) ... Bill Stauton
 1957 Bombers B-52
Mr. Sampton (uncredited)
 1955-1957 Tales of the Texas Rangers (TV Series)
Sheriff Tiny Morris / Pete Cooper
- Both Barrels Blazing (1957) ... Sheriff Tiny Morris
- Uranium Pete (1955) ... Pete Cooper
 1957 Looking for Danger
Mike Clancy
 1957 The Joker Is Wild
Man Shaving (uncredited)
 1957 Omar Khayyam
Tavern Owner (uncredited)
 1955-1957 The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (TV Series)
Mayor / Pet Shop Owner / Mr. Rogers
- David's Date with Miss Universe (1957) ... Mayor
- The Puppy (1957) ... Pet Shop Owner (as Richard E. Elliott)
- The Witness (1955) ... Mr. Rogers
 1956-1957 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
Mr. Smith / Bartlett
- The Parisian Touch (1957) ... Mr. Smith
- Susanna Strikes Back (1956) ... Bartlett
 1957 Hold That Hypnotist
Hotel Desk Clerk
 1957 Crossroads (TV Series)
Sen. Carson
- In God We Trust (1957) ... Sen. Carson
 1957 Duel at Apache Wells
Jewelry Salesman (uncredited)
 1956 Don't Knock the Rock
Sheriff at End
 1954-1956 Annie Oakley (TV Series)
Sykes - Banker / Judge
- Amateur Outlaw (1956) ... Sykes - Banker
- Outlaw Mesa (1954) ... Judge
 1956 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
- Pursuit of a Princess (1956) ... Williams
 1954-1956 I Love Lucy (TV Series)
Spectator / Henry
- Lucy and Bob Hope (1956) ... Spectator
- Lucy Is Envious (1954) ... Henry
 1956 Ethel Barrymore Theater (TV Series)
- The Gentle Years (1956)
 1956 The Charles Farrell Show (TV Series)
Clint Austin
- The Cactus Casanova (1956) ... Clint Austin
 1954-1956 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Sam Hammond
- The Whale on the Beach (1954) ... Sam Hammond
 1956 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
Parade Marcher in Diner
- Touch and Go (1956) ... Parade Marcher in Diner (uncredited)
 1956 Ford Star Jubilee (TV Series)
 1954-1956 Climax! (TV Series)
Man at Carnival
- An Error in Chemistry (1954) ... Man at Carnival (uncredited)
 1956 When Gangland Strikes
Ames Jury Foreman (uncredited)
 1956 Jungle Jim (TV Series)
Mr. Martindale
- Gift of Evil (1956) ... Mr. Martindale
 1956 Meet Me in Las Vegas
Sands Co-Owner (uncredited)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Lamarr Grimp
- O Promise Me (1956) ... Dr. Lamarr Grimp
 1955-1956 Front Row Center (TV Series)
Benton C. Ward / 'Pop' Foyle
- The Challenge (1956) ... Benton C. Ward
- Kitty Foyle (1955) ... 'Pop' Foyle
 1955 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Judge Gookin
- Feathertop (1955) ... Judge Gookin
 1955 Last of the Desperados
Walter 'Wally' Stone
 1953-1955 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series)
The Stout Man / Mr. Duffy
- Gracie Helps Lola (1955) ... The Stout Man
 1955 The Twinkle in God's Eye
Lumberman (uncredited)
 1955 The Bob Cummings Show (TV Series)
- Eyes of Texas (1955) ... Hartford
 1955 Stage 7 (TV Series)
Fire Leader
- The Hayfield (1955) ... Fire Leader
 1954-1955 It's a Great Life (TV Series)
Trainer / J.C. Bevins
- Hay Burner (1955) ... Trainer
- Daniel's Department Store (1954) ... J.C. Bevins
 1955 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
- The Case of the Deadly Homburg (1955) ... Campbell
 1955 Double Jeopardy
Happy Harry
 1955 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
- The Petrified Forest (1955) ... Commander
 1955 Buffalo Bill, Jr. (TV Series)
Osgood Falstaff / Ian McDougel
- The Rain Wagon (1955) ... Osgood Falstaff
- The Death of Johnny Ringo (1955) ... Ian McDougel
 1953-1955 I Married Joan (TV Series)
Fatso / Judge Casper Bennington / Mr. Potter / ...
- How to Win Friends (1955) ... Fatso
- The Allergy (1955) ... Judge Casper Bennington (uncredited)
- Masquerade (1954) ... (as Richard Elliott)
- Monkeyshines (1954) ... Mr. Potter (uncredited)
- Culinary Nightmare (1953) ... Mr. Manners
 1955 Captain Midnight (TV Series)
- Saboteurs of the Sky (1955) ... Neighbor
 1955 The Mickey Rooney Show (TV Series)
Gus Henderson
- Seven Days to Doom (1955) ... Gus Henderson (as Dick Elliot)
 1953-1955 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Storekeeper / Mayor Wilkins
- The School Story (1955) ... Storekeeper
- Right to Vote (1953) ... Mayor Wilkins
 1954 Meet Corliss Archer (TV Series)
- Harry Tells Dex How It Is (1954) ... Charlie (as Richard Elliott)
 1954 Meet the O'Briens (TV Movie)
Mr. Beach
 1954 Shower of Stars (TV Series)
- A Christmas Carol (1954) ... Fezziwig (uncredited)
 1954 Flight from Cathay (TV Movie) (as Richard Elliott)
 1954 Witness to Murder
Apartment Manager
 1954 Public Defender (TV Series)
Fat Man
- The Forger (1954) ... Fat Man
 1952 Androcles and the Lion
Ox Cart Driver (uncredited)
 1952 Dangerous Assignment (TV Series)
- The Civil War Map Story (1952) ... Culley
 1952 Montana Belle
Jeptha Rideout - Banker
 1952 My Little Margie (TV Series)
Edward Kinka
- Missing Link (1952) ... Edward Kinka
 1952 The WAC from Walla Walla
Sheriff (uncredited)
 1952 Park Row
Jeff Hudson
 1952 Three for Bedroom C
Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1952 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
- A Joke on Sir Anthony (1952) ... Mayor
 1952 Gobs and Gals
Shaving Man (uncredited)
 1952 High Noon
Kibbee (uncredited)
 1952 The Atomic City
Prize-Drawing MC (uncredited)
 1952 The Unexpected (TV Series)
Mr. Cooley
- Mardi Gras (1952) ... Mr. Cooley
 1952 Rancho Notorious
Storyteller (uncredited)
 1951-1952 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Fred Simpson / Grace's father
- Big Trap (1952) ... Fred Simpson
- Heaven for Sale (1951) ... Grace's father (uncredited)
 1951 The Amos 'n Andy Show (TV Series)
C. Bromley
- The Diner (1951) ... C. Bromley (uncredited)
 1951 Honeychile
 1951 Fort Defiance
 1951 Disc Jockey
Customer (uncredited)
 1950-1951 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- White Violet (1951)
- Three Strangers (1950)
- Hired Girl (1950)
 1951 Two Dollar Bettor
Hefty Racetrack Drunk Bettor
 1951 Hollywood Opening Night (TV Series)
 1951 The Stu Erwin Show (TV Series)
 1951 Stars Over Hollywood (TV Series)
 1951 Flame of Stamboul
Mr. Shirley (uncredited)
 1951 Belle Le Grand
Joe (uncredited)
 1950-1951 Dick Tracy (TV Series)
Murphy / Officer Murphy
- Hi-Jack (1951) ... Officer Murphy (uncredited)
- The Brain: Part 4 (1950) ... Murphy
- The Brain: Part 3 (1950) ... Murphy
- Dick Tracy and Flattop (1950) ... Murphy
- Dick Tracy vs. Swami (1950) ... Officer Murphy (uncredited)
 1950 Hunt the Man Down
Happy (uncredited)
 1950 Surrender
Sen. Clowe (uncredited)
 1950 Across the Badlands
Rufus Downey
 1950 Bunco Squad
Thurman (uncredited)
 1950 Union Station
Powerhouse Workman (uncredited)
 1950 September Affair
Fat Gentleman (uncredited)
 1950 A Modern Marriage
Jim Burke
 1950 Lucky Losers
Clarence (uncredited)
 1950 Rock Island Trail
Martin, Railroad Conductor
 1950 Western Pacific Agent
 1950 Belle of Old Mexico
Ship's Captain (uncredited)
 1950 The Silver Bandit
Van Fleet Stooglehammer (as Richard Elliott)
 1950 Blonde Dynamite
Mr. Stanton (uncredited)
 1950 Blue Grass of Kentucky
Grainger (uncredited)
 1950 Gun Crazy
Man Fleeing Robbed Market (uncredited)
 1949 Feudin' Rhythm
Charles Chester Upperworth (uncredited)
 1949 So You Want to Get Rich Quick (Short)
Judge (uncredited)
 1949 Trail of the Yukon
Editor Sullivan
 1949 Night Unto Night
Auto Court Manager
 1949 The Gay Amigo
Man on Stage (uncredited)
 1949 Flamingo Road
Tom Coyne (uncredited)
 1949 Joe Palooka in the Big Fight
Sid (uncredited)
 1949 I Cheated the Law
Bartender (uncredited)
 1949 Act of Violence
Convention Party Drunk (uncredited)
 1949 Rose of the Yukon
Doc Read
 1948 The Paleface
Mayor (uncredited)
 1948 Homicide for Three
 1948 The Return of October
Steward (uncredited)
 1948 Rusty Leads the Way
Board Member (uncredited)
 1948 The Untamed Breed
Judge (uncredited)
 1948 Singin' Spurs
Mr. Miggs
 1948 Good Sam
Politican (scenes deleted)
 1948 The Arkansas Swing
 1948 The Vicious Circle
Businessman (uncredited)
 1948 So This Is New York
Audience Heckler (uncredited)
 1948 The Dude Goes West
Whiskey Drummer (uncredited)
 1948 Silver River
Man Waiting Hours at McComb's (uncredited)
 1948 The Sainted Sisters
Milt Freeman (uncredited)
 1948 Money Madness
Malt Shop Customer (uncredited)
 1948 Albuquerque
Harvey (uncredited)
 1948 Slippy McGee
Fred Appelby
 1948 The Main Street Kid
Sam Trotter
 1947 Doctor Jim
Edgar (uncredited)
 1947 Heading for Heaven
Roger Wingate
 1947 The Fabulous Texan
Zebrina (uncredited)
 1947 Magic Town
New Arrival (uncredited)
 1947 Driftwood
Editor (uncredited)
 1947 Television Turmoil (Short)
 1947 Singapore
Passenger (uncredited)
 1947 The Son of Rusty
Mayor (uncredited)
 1947 Thunder Mountain
Dick (uncredited)
 1947 Desperate
Sheriff Hat Lewis (uncredited)
 1947 Copacabana
Mr. Green (uncredited)
 1947 That's My Gal
Stagedoor Man (uncredited)
 1947 For the Love of Rusty
Bill Worden (uncredited)
 1947 A Likely Story
Conductor (uncredited)
 1947 The Scooper Dooper (Short)
Walter Harper - Newspaper Editor
 1947 The Devil Thumbs a Ride
Mack Wilkins (uncredited)
 1946 It's a Wonderful Life
Man on Porch (uncredited)
 1946 Ginger
Mayor Hector Tillford
 1946 Lady Luck
Fat Man (scenes deleted)
 1946 Dangerous Money
P.T. Burke
 1946 Follow That Blonde (Short)
 1946 Decoy
Driver (uncredited)
 1946 High School Hero
Mayor Whitehead
 1946 Till the End of Time
Bartender (uncredited)
 1946 The Dark Horse
Ben Martin (uncredited)
 1946 Cowboy Blues
Feather-Buyer (uncredited)
 1946 Hot Cargo
 1946 She Wrote the Book
Fat Man (uncredited)
 1946 That Texas Jamboree
Mayor Smith (uncredited)
 1946 Rainbow Over Texas
Yacht Captain Monroe
 1946 Blondie's Lucky Day
Mr. Hankins (uncredited)
 1946 Partners in Time
Squire Skimp
 1946 Talk About a Lady
Baldwin (uncredited)
 1946 The Kid from Brooklyn
Man in Window (uncredited)
 1946 Breakfast in Hollywood
Man in Bus Depot (uncredited)
 1946 Deadline at Dawn
Chap (uncredited)
 1946 My Reputation
Tipsy Man (uncredited)
 1946 Trouble or Nothing (Short)
 1946 Abilene Town
Jailbreak Messenger (uncredited)
 1945 Adventure
George (uncredited)
 1945 Mother-In-Law's Day (Short)
Edgar's Boss
 1945 Saratoga Trunk
Politician (uncredited)
 1945 Purity Squad (Short)
Judge Gilmenn
 1945 Girls of the Big House
 1945 Star in the Night (Short)
Traveler (uncredited)
 1945 You Drive Me Crazy (Short)
Mr. Michaelson
 1945 Christmas in Connecticut
Judge Crowthers
 1945 Gangs of the Waterfront
Police Chief Davis
 1945 Wanderer of the Wasteland
Record Clerk and Jailer (uncredited)
 1945 Where Do We Go from Here?
Father (uncredited)
 1945 Wife Decoy (Short)
Jack Pallette, the Boss
 1945 Diamond Horseshoe
Footlight Club Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 Fall Guy (Short)
Bail Bondsman (uncredited)
 1945 Dillinger
Man in Bar (uncredited)
 1945 The Clock
Friendly Man Offering Directions in Station (uncredited)
 1945 The Man Who Walked Alone
The Mayor
 1945 A Guy, a Gal and a Pal
Mr. Price (uncredited)
 1945 Adventures of Kitty O'Day
Bascom, Hotel Guest
 1945 Main Street After Dark
Mac McLean (uncredited)
 1944 Hi, Beautiful
 1944 The Town Went Wild
Mayor of Midvale (uncredited)
 1944 An American Romance
Fat Man (uncredited)
 1944 Goin' to Town
Squire Skimp
 1944 The Impatient Years
Bailiff (uncredited)
 1944 When Strangers Marry
Sam Prescott
 1944 Silent Partner
 1944 Meet the People
Salesman on Train (uncredited)
 1944 Show Business
Man with Binoculars (uncredited)
 1944 The Adventures of Mark Twain
Frog-Jumping Contest Spectator (uncredited)
 1944 Henry Aldrich Plays Cupid
Matthews (uncredited)
 1944 Gambler's Choice
Barber (uncredited)
 1944 Girl in the Case
Smith (uncredited)
 1943 Whispering Footsteps
Chief Joe Charters (uncredited)
 1943 Swing Out the Blues
Malcolm P. Carstairs
 1943 My Kingdom for a Cook
Man in Pullman Car (uncredited)
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars
Customer in Bette Davis Number (uncredited)
 1943 Here Comes Kelly
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1943 Wintertime
Husband (uncredited)
 1943 So's Your Uncle
Police Sergeant
 1943 Nobody's Darling
Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)
 1943 False Faces
Desk Sergeant (uncredited)
 1943 Three Hearts for Julia
Smith (uncredited)
 1943 Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour
McCluskey (uncredited)
 1943 After Midnight with Boston Blackie
Justice of Peace Potts (uncredited)
 1943 Silver Skates
Promoter (uncredited)
 1943 The Powers Girl
Beauty Pageant Announcer (uncredited)
 1942 Laugh Your Blues Away
Mr. Conklin
 1942 Wrecking Crew
Traveling Salesman (uncredited)
 1942 Springtime in the Rockies
Mr. Jeepers (uncredited)
 1942 Scattergood Survives a Murder
Mathew Quentin
 1942 Criminal Investigator
Ed Brandt (uncredited)
 1942 You Can't Escape Forever
Meeker (uncredited)
 1942 Wildcat
Harris (uncredited)
 1942 I Married an Angel
Oscar Scallion (uncredited)
 1942 Meet the Stewarts
Mr. Willoughby (uncredited)
 1942 Sweetheart of the Fleet
 1942 So's Your Aunt Emma!
 1942 My Favorite Blonde
Dan (uncredited)
 1942 The Affairs of Jimmy Valentine
Tim Miller
 1942 Yokel Boy
Doctor (uncredited)
 1942 We Were Dancing
Mr. Samson Platt (uncredited)
 1942 Man from Headquarters
Editor Elwin A. Jonas
 1942 All Through the Night
Losing Bidder's Husband (uncredited)
 1941 Road to Happiness
Pawnshop Owner (uncredited)
 1941 The Body Disappears (scenes deleted)
 1941 Tuxedo Junction
1st Rose Parade Judge (uncredited)
 1941 Three Girls About Town
Magician Boarding Bus (uncredited)
 1941 Top Sergeant Mulligan
Mr. Lewis
 1941 One Foot in Heaven
Casper Cullenbaugh (uncredited)
 1941 Two Latins from Manhattan
Sylvester Kittelman (uncredited)
 1941 The Pittsburgh Kid
 1941 Manpower
Drunk Texan (uncredited)
 1941 Sunset in Wyoming
Lt. Gov. Cornelius Peabody
 1941 She Knew All the Answers
 1941 The Wagons Roll at Night
Mr. Paddleford (uncredited)
 1941 Mr. District Attorney
Detective in Café (uncredited)
 1941 Footlight Fever
Eric Queegle (uncredited)
 1941 A Man Betrayed
Ward Heeler (uncredited)
 1941 Back Street
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1941 Four Mothers
Ed (uncredited)
 1940 Behind the News
 1940 A Night at Earl Carroll's
Old Man (uncredited)
 1940 Melody Ranch
Sheriff Barstow (uncredited)
 1940 Li'l Abner
Marryin' Sam
 1940 Young Bill Hickok
Elliott (uncredited)
 1940 I'm Still Alive
Dan Foley (uncredited)
 1940 Up in the Air
 1940 Ride, Tenderfoot, Ride
Airport Agent (uncredited)
 1940 I Love You Again
Range Leader (uncredited)
 1940 Scatterbrain (uncredited)
 1940 One Man's Law
 1940 The Mortal Storm
Passport Official on Train (uncredited)
 1940 Florian
Auctioneer (uncredited)
 1940 Flight Angels
Mr. Rutledge
 1940 Two Girls on Broadway
Ice Rink Security Man (uncredited)
 1940 Molly Cures a Cowboy (Short)
Doc Hepburn (uncredited)
 1940 Women Without Names
Roomer (uncredited)
 1940 Abe Lincoln in Illinois
Politician (uncredited)
 1939 All Women Have Secrets
Justice of the Peace
 1939 The Amazing Mr. Williams
Druggist (uncredited)
 1939 Another Thin Man
Detective (uncredited)
 1939 Truth Aches (Short)
 1939 Pack Up Your Troubles
Booking Agent (uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Carl Cook
 1939 I Stole a Million
Small-Town Doctor (uncredited)
 1939 Frontier Marshal
Drunk (uncredited)
 1939 Undercover Agent
 1939 The Story of Alexander Graham Bell
Man Laughing at Demo (uncredited)
 1939 Sudden Money
Gambler (uncredited)
 1939 Let Us Live
Rotarian Juror (uncredited)
 1939 The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1939 I'm from Missouri
Mule Judge (unconfirmed)
 1939 Home Boner (Short)
 1939 Boy Trouble
Dr. Benshlager
 1939 The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt
Patrol-Car Cop at Italian Restaurant (uncredited)
 1939 Disbarred
Small-Town Juror (uncredited)
 1938 Next Time I Marry
Henry (uncredited)
 1938 A Man to Remember
Hank (uncredited)
 1938 Down on the Farm
Slicker (uncredited)
 1938 Campus Confessions
Member Board of Regents (uncredited)
 1938 Meet the Girls
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1938 10th Ave Kid
Gun Salesman (uncredited)
 1938 Man from Music Mountain
Mr. Harkness (uncredited)
 1938 The Crowd Roars
Mr. Burns (uncredited)
 1938 Little Miss Broadway
Man with Bass Fiddle (uncredited)
 1938 Hide and Shriek (Short)
Haunted-House Proprietor
 1938 Prison Farm
The Glenby Judge (uncredited)
 1938 Riders of the Black Hills
Good Neighbor Spokesman (uncredited)
 1938 A Buckaroo Broadcast (Short)
 1938 Under Western Stars
William P. Scully
 1938 Mr. Moto's Gamble
Kansas City Gambler (uncredited)
 1938 Start Cheering
Station Agent (uncredited)
 1938 Penitentiary
McNaulty (uncredited)
 1938 International Settlement
Ocean Liner Passenger (uncredited)
 1938 The Jury's Secret
Donald Graves (uncredited)
 1937 Every Day's a Holiday
Bar Patron (uncredited)
 1937 Quick Money
Jeffrey Walker
 1937 Counsel for Crime
Bundy (uncredited)
 1937 Vogues of 1938
Johnny Withers - Ticket Broker (uncredited)
 1937 Roaring Timber
Auditor (uncredited)
 1937 Parnell
Middle Aged Man (uncredited)
 1937 Behind the Headlines
2nd Bartender (uncredited)
 1937 The Outcasts of Poker Flat
Stumpy Carter
 1937 China Passage
Philip Burton
 1937 Outcast
Ticket Agent (uncredited)
 1937 You Only Live Once
City Editor (uncredited)
 1936 Wanted! Jane Turner
Arizona Sheepman (uncredited)
 1936 Go West Young Man
Union News Service Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 The Big Game
Lowell (uncredited)
 1936 High Tension
Sundholm (uncredited)
 1936 Educating Father
Townley (uncredited)
 1936 The Princess Comes Across
Ship's Surgeon (uncredited)
 1936 Neighborhood House
Perkins - Charley's Boss
 1936 Special Investigator
Gabby Citizen (uncredited)
 1936 Brilliant Marriage
Newspaper Editor
 1936 Silly Billies
Mayor Culpepper (uncredited)
 1936 The Prisoner of Shark Island
Actor at Ford's Theatre (uncredited)
 1936 Her Master's Voice
Police Captain
 1935 Your Uncle Dudley
Theater Manager (uncredited)
 1935 One-Way Ticket
Matty (uncredited)
 1935 Annie Oakley
Major Ned Buntline (uncredited)
 1935 Dr. Socrates
Photographer (uncredited)
 1935 The Public Menace
Apartment House Manager (uncredited)
 1935 Welcome Home
Emanuel Bond (uncredited)
 1935 Ladies Crave Excitement
Stark's Aide (uncredited)
 1935 Sprucin' Up (Short)
Mr. Jones
 1935 Break of Hearts
Max (uncredited)
 1935 Men of the Hour
Theatre Manager (as Richard Elliott)
 1935 Mister Dynamite
Buck (uncredited)
 1935 Reckless
Man Near Drums (uncredited)
 1935 Princess O'Hara
Agent (uncredited)
 1935 It Happened in New York
Publicity Man (as Richard Elliott)
 1935 Times Square Lady
Stage Doorman (uncredited)
 1935 Helldorado
Mayor (uncredited)
 1934 Shivers (Short)
 1934 We're Rich Again
Fred Green
 1934 The Merry Frinks
1st Reporter (uncredited)
 1934 Woman Unafraid
Tom Brady (as Richard Elliott)
 1933 Please (Short)
Johnny's Father
 1933 The Worst Woman in Paris?
Mayor Rodney (uncredited)
 1933 The Last Trail
Train Passenger (uncredited)
 1933 The Silk Express
Garson (uncredited)
 1933 Picture Snatcher
Editor (uncredited)
 1933 Central Airport
Man Looking for Driver (uncredited)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Dick Elliot | Richard 'Dick' Elliott | Richard E. Elliott | Richard Elliott


5' 4½" (1.64 m)

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