Alexander Scourby

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 61
Alexander Scourby was an American film, television, and voice actor known for his deep and resonant voice. He is best known for his film role as the ruthless mob boss Mike Lagana in Fritz Lang's The Big Heat (1953), and is also particularly well-remembered in the English-speaking world for his landmark recordings of the entire King James Version... read more

Alexander Scourby was an American film, television, and voice actor known for his deep and resonant voice. He is best known for his film role as the ruthless mob boss Mike Lagana in Fritz Lang's The Big Heat (1953), and is also particularly well-remembered in the English-speaking world for his landmark recordings of the entire King James Version audio Bible, which have been released in numerous editions. He later recorded the entire Revised Standard Version of the Bible. Scourby recorded 422 audiobooks for the blind which he considered his most important work.

Born

Thursday, 13 November 1913

Died

Friday, 22 February 1985

Actor Filmography

The Stuff Evans 1985
Australia's Animal Mysteries Narrator 1984
Merton Narrator (voice) 1984
The Yellow Star: The Persecution of the Jews in Europe - 1933-1945 narrator in English version (voice) 1980
The Jesus Film Luke (voice) 1979
The Word Narrator (voice) 1978
Meeting of Minds Galileo Galilei 1977
Bij de beesten af Narrator (US English language version) (voice) 1972
Assignment: Vienna 1972
Montserrat 1971
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Stuff Evans 1985
Australia's Animal Mysteries Narrator 1984
Merton Narrator (voice) 1984
The Yellow Star: The Persecution of the Jews in Europe - 1933-1945 narrator in English version (voice) 1980
The Jesus Film Luke (voice) 1979
The Word Narrator (voice) 1978
Meeting of Minds Galileo Galilei 1977
Bij de beesten af Narrator (US English language version) (voice) 1972
Assignment: Vienna 1972
Montserrat 1971
Great Performances Narrator 1971
The Executioner Prof. Parker 1970
Marcus Welby, M.D. Anthony Alquist, Lucas Coleman 1969
Mannix Count Boria 1967
The Troops in New York (as Alex Scourby) 1965
Daniel Boone Eli Bothwell 1964
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Professor Amadeus / Wolfgang Wolp 1964
The Rogues Gregor Szeleky 1964
Mr. Novak Allen Ferguson, George Andreas 1963
The Wall Narrator (uncredited) 1962
The Eleventh Hour Garrett Nolan 1962
The Devil at 4 O'Clock The Governor 1961
The Dick Powell Theatre Gen. Secour 1961
Cain's Hundred Judge Philip Hallson 1961
The Defenders George Matthias, John Wellman 1961
The Asphalt Jungle Roy Bradley 1961
Man on a String Col. Vadja Kubelov 1960
Seven Thieves Raymond Le May 1960
World Wide '60 Himself - Narrator 1960
Play of the Week Rakitin 1959
Philip Marlowe Dr. Steve Vincent 1959
The Twilight Zone Maj. Gen. George Harper 1959
Bonanza Jean Millain 1959
Johnny Staccato Brother Max 1959
The Big Fisherman David Ben-Zadok 1959
Markham Bernard Frazer 1959
The Shaggy Dog Dr. Mikhail Andrassy 1959
The Bell Telephone Hour Himself - Narrator 1959
Rawhide Albert Hadley 1959
Me and the Colonel Major Von Bergen 1958
Naked City Walter Gerrick 1958
The Rifleman Byron Claremont 1958
The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen J.B. Sanford 1958
Wanted: Dead or Alive Judge Coogan 1958
Shirley Temple's Storybook King 1958
The DuPont Show of the Month 1957
The Web John Emmett 1957
Giant Old Polo 1956
Zane Grey Theater Colonel del Armija - Interrogator 1956
Playhouse 90 Harvey Diedrich 1956
The Kaiser Aluminum Hour Chorus, Frank Miles 1956
Telephone Time Joseph Priestley 1956
Ransom! Dr. Paul Y. Gorman 1956
The 20th Century-Fox Hour Joe Markheim 1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Horace Meade 1955
The Phil Silvers Show TV Executive 1955
The Silver Chalice Luke 1954
Sign of the Pagan Chrysaphius 1954
The Magical World of Disney Dr. Mikhail Andrassy 1954
Producers' Showcase Narrator 1954
Climax! David Potter, Eric Betzdorff, Frank Martin 1954
Project Twenty Himself - Narrator 1954
Victory at Sea Narrator 1954
Justice 1954
The Secret Storm 1954
The Spirit of Christmas Clement Moore / 'Nativity' Narrator 1953
The United States Steel Hour Aubrey Wilson, Robert Deane, Sergeant 1953
Ponds Theater Robert Browning 1953
The Big Heat Mike Lagana 1953
The Glory Brigade Lt. Niklas 1953
The Redhead from Wyoming Reece Duncan 1953
Because Of You Dr. Breen 1952
Omnibus Ben Jonson, El Indio (segment "Paso Doble") 1952
Affair In Trinidad Max Fabian 1952
Goodyear Playhouse 1951
Lux Video Theatre Hagen 1950
Armstrong Circle Theatre Abraham Rothstein, Steve Hayward, Tomas Rico 1950
The Big Story Ray Springle 1949
Studio One in Hollywood Carl Phillips - Host, Edward, Narrator, Prof. Tom Monev 1948
Repertory Theatre 1948
Kraft Theatre Narrator 1947
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