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Lee Van Atta (1922–2002)

Lee Van Atta was born on July 22, 1922 in San Francisco, California, USA as Lee V. Lundquist. He was an actor, known for Dick Tracy (1937), Undersea Kingdom (1936) and Second Wife (1936). He died on February 15, 2002 in Carrollton, Texas, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Dick Tracy Junior
Undersea Kingdom Billy Norton
Second Wife Kenneth Carpenter Jr.
The Affairs of Annabel Robert Fletcher


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 1939 Twelve Crowded Hours
Copyboy (uncredited)
 1938 The Affairs of Annabel
Robert Fletcher
 1937 Dangerous Holiday
Eddie (uncredited)
 1937 Captains Courageous
Boy (uncredited)
 1937 Dick Tracy
 1936 Beware of Ladies
Newspaper Boy (uncredited)
 1936 Second Wife
Kenneth Carpenter Jr. (as Lee Vanatta)
 1936 Undersea Kingdom
Billy Norton
 1936 Too Many Parents
Cadet (uncredited)
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 1990 Dick Tracy (TV Movie)
 1988 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Self - Radio Reporter
- Radio Bikini (1988) ... Self - Radio Reporter
 1966 Sharad of Atlantis (TV Movie)
Billy Norton

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Lee Vanatta

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Lee was a journalist for International News Service during WW II and profiled many of the leading aces of the Pacific Theater.

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