Ben Welden

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 55
Ben Welden was an American character actor who played a wide variety of Damon Runyon-type gangsters in various movies and television shows. He appeared in over 200 films between 1930 and 1966. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Ben Welden was an American character actor who played a wide variety of Damon Runyon-type gangsters in various movies and television shows. He appeared in over 200 films between 1930 and 1966. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Birth Name

Benjamin Weinblatt

Born

Wednesday, 12 June 1901

Died

Friday, 17 October 1997

Actor Filmography

Hey Moe, Hey Dad! Various characters 2015
Batman Foo Yung 1966
Branded Vega 1965
The Lucy Show Mr. Cooper 1962
Ripcord Dan Larch 1961
Mister Ed Joe, First Man 1961
The Jim Backus Show Little Augie 1960
Angel Phil 1960
Surfside 6 Joe Bundy 1960
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis Police Chief 1959
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Hey Moe, Hey Dad! Various characters 2015
Batman Foo Yung 1966
Branded Vega 1965
The Lucy Show Mr. Cooper 1962
Ripcord Dan Larch 1961
Mister Ed Joe, First Man 1961
The Jim Backus Show Little Augie 1960
Angel Phil 1960
Surfside 6 Joe Bundy 1960
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis Police Chief 1959
U.S. Marshal Curly 1958
77 Sunset Strip Benny Hayt 1958
Superman Flies Again Hank 1958
The Crooked Circle Ring Announcer 1957
How to Marry a Millionaire Customer 1957
The Thin Man Ned the Bartender 1957
Night Passage Pete 1957
Spook Chasers Ziggie 1957
Hollywood or Bust Boss 1956
The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna Muggsy 1956
The Adventures of Jim Bowie Father Bernardo 1956
Hidden Guns Ben Peabody 1956
The Benny Goodman Story Sammy - Primo's 1st Henchman 1956
Matinee Theatre Boss 1955
Fury Mack 1955
Navy Log (as Ben Weldon), Chief, Robert Arnt 1955
Adventures of Captain Africa: Mighty Jungle Avenger! Omar 1955
Damon Runyon Theater Big John, Durocky 1955
Buffalo Bill, Jr. Curly, Stage Driver 1955
The Steel Cage Mike - Convict (segment "The Face") 1954
The Donald O'Connor Show Self 1954
Lassie Delivery Man 1954
It's a Great Life Headwaiter 1954
Adventures of the Falcon Candy 1954
Duffy's Tavern Slug 1954
The Lone Wolf Murry Fitch 1954
Public Defender Boss, Dominick, Donny, Pinhead Pete 1954
Killers from Space Tar Baby 2 Pilot (bit) / Pilot - Tar Baby 2 1954
Topper Howard 1953
Where's Raymond? Bullets Brannigan 1953
The Veils of Bagdad Stout Wrestler 1953
Thunder Bay Fisherman 1953
Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki Shorty Bates - Kidnapper 1953
All Ashore Hugo - Bartender 1953
The Abbott and Costello Show Gaston--Restaurant Manager, Judge 1952
I Married Joan Martin Logan 1952
Mr. & Mrs. North Jumbo, Nick Magnus 1952
Tropical Heat Wave Abbot 1952
Adventures of Superman Blade, Carni, Curley, Gangster in Montage, Hank, Jody Malone, 'Leftover' Louie Lyman, Lefty, Nosey 1952
Captain Pirate Martinique Policeman 1952
My Little Margie Harry 1952
Night Stage to Galveston Arresting Patrolman 1952
Dragnet (as Ben Weldon) 1951
I Love Lucy Thief 1951
Schlitz Playhouse Blackmailer 1951
The Red Skelton Hour (as Ben Weldon), Baby Face Hogan, Big Bill's henchman #1, Eddie 1951
Sky King Tony Moore 1951
Boston Blackie Barney Stevens, Slugs 1951
Rhubarb Oily Moe - Bookie 1951
The Lady and the Bandit Barkeep in Pub 1951
The Amos 'n Andy Show Joe 1951
Mask of the Avenger Tavern Loafer 1951
Tales of Robin Hood Friar Tuck 1951
The Awful Sleuth Memphis Mike Bennett 1951
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok Barber 1951
The Lemon Drop Kid Singing Solly 1951
My True Story Buzz Edwards 1951
The Jack Benny Program Gangster 1950
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Lefty 1950
Big Town Greeny 1950
All Star Revue 1950
The Desert Hawk Mokar 1950
On the Isle of Samoa Nick Leach 1950
The Gene Autry Show Baldy Carter, Henchman Pete, Henchman Rusty, Pete Clark 1950
The Jackie Robinson Story Tough Lodge Member in Stands 1950
Space Patrol Johnson, Sollum, Harvey, Hislop, Joe 1950
Buccaneer's Girl Tom 1950
The Misadventures of Buster Keaton Sam 1950
The Threat Tony Anzio 1949
Riders in the Sky Bartender Dave 1949
Tell It to the Judge Augie 1949
Tough Assignment Sniffy / Sniffy (a tough) 1949
Mary Ryan, Detective Sammy 1949
Prison Warden Yardbird with Cards 1949
The Doctor and the Girl Patient 1949
The Lone Ranger Carlos Marina, Ed Lacey, Jim Waddell, Joel Conway, Pete Morales, Ray Noonan 1949
Sorrowful Jones Big Steve's Bodyguard 1949
Search for Danger Gregory 1949
Impact Moving Van Helper 1949
Fighting Fools Lefty Conlin 1949
Appointment with Murder Martin Minecci 1948
My Dear Secretary Bookie 1948
A Song Is Born Monte 1948
Smart Girls Don't Talk Nelson Clark 1948
The Babe Ruth Story Bartender 1948
Lady at Midnight Willie Gold 1948
The Woman in Brown Constable 1948
Jinx Money Benny the Meatball 1948
The Dude Goes West Porgy 1948
Trapped by Boston Blackie Louis 1948
The Noose Hangs High Stewart 1948
Here Comes Trouble Rankin 1948
Heading for Heaven Sam 1947
The Pretender Mickie 1947
Killer Dill Big Nick Moronie 1947
Blackmail Bartender 1947
Little Miss Broadway Cash Monahan 1947
Fiesta Policeman 1947
Too Many Winners Gil Madden / Theodore Ross 1947
Hit Parade of 1947 Mr. French 1947
Sinbad, the Sailor Commoner 1947
The Man I Love Jack Atlas 1946
Mr. Hex Bull Laguna (as Ben Weldon) / Bull Laguna 1946
Angel on My Shoulder Shaggsy 1946
The Big Sleep Pete 1946
The Last Crooked Mile Haynes / Haynes, a thug 1946
Dangerous Business Moxie 1946
Anna and the King of Siam Third Judge 1946
Cinderella Jones Truck Driver 1946
Follow That Woman Joe 1945
Midnight Manhunt Hotel Manager 1945
The Missing Corpse 'Slippery Joe' Clary / "Slippery Joe" Clary 1945
It's in the Bag! Monty - Bookie / Monty 1945
Circumstantial Evidence Kenny 1945
Shadows in the Night Nick Kallus 1944
The Desert Hawk Omar, the Beggar 1944
The Fighting Seabees Yump Lumkin 1944
Here Comes Elmer Louis Burch 1943
Stand by for Action Chief Quartermaster Rankin 1942
Secrets of the Underground Henchman Joe 1942
Highways by Night Tony Delewese 1942
Maisie Gets Her Man Percy Podd 1942
Bullet Scars Pills Davis 1942
A Close Call for Ellery Queen Watchman / Fisherman 1942
All Through the Night Smitty 1942
Dangerously They Live Eddie / Eddie, Nazi Henchman 1941
Fiesta Policeman 1941
Nine Lives Are Not Enough Moxie Karper 1941
Manpower Al Hurst 1941
I'll Wait for You Dr. Anderson 1941
Strange Alibi Durkin / Fido Durkin 1941
Men of Boys Town Superintendent 1941
Knockout Pelky 1941
Mr. District Attorney Monk Westman 1941
The Strawberry Blonde Reluctant Convict Dental Patient 1941
City for Conquest Cobb 1940
South of Pago Pago Grimes 1940
Tear Gas Squad Sully / Sully, Rocks' Partner 1940
Outside the Three-Mile Limit Lefty Shores 1940
Wolf of New York Owney McGill 1940
The Earl of Chicago Silky's Driver 1940
Fugitive at Large Convict 1939
The Roaring Twenties Tavern Proprietor 1939
Hollywood Cavalcade Agent 1939
The Star Maker Joe Gimlick 1939
Rose of Washington Square Toby 1939
Boys' Reformatory Mike Hearn 1939
Sergeant Madden Henchman Stemmy / Stemmy 1939
I Was a Convict Rocks Henry 1939
Pardon Our Nerve Captain of Waiters 1939
The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt Jenks 1939
Stand Up and Fight Foreman 1939
Federal Man-Hunt Goldie 1938
The Girl Downstairs Policeman 1938
Little Orphan Annie Spot McGee 1938
The Night Hawk Otto Miller 1938
Straight Place and Show Promoter 1938
10th Ave Kid Marty Dayton 1938
Smashing the Rackets Whitey Clark 1938
Gateway Motorboat Man 1938
Crime Ring Nate 1938
Always Goodbye 1st New York Taxi Driver 1938
The Saint in New York Boots Papinoff / Boots 'Pappy' Papinoff 1938
Mystery House Gerald Frawley 1938
Prison Nurse Gaffney 1938
Breakdowns of 1938 Himself / Ben (Back in Circulation outtakes) 1938
What Price Safety! Joe - Zuto's Henchman 1938
Happy Landing Manager Skating Rink / Rink Manager 1938
City Girl Blake's Valet 1938
Love and Hisses Bugsy / Mugsie 1937
Missing Witnesses Frank Wagner / Wagner 1937
The Duke Comes Back Barney 1937
The Last Gangster Bottles Bailey 1937
The Great Garrick Blacksmith at Turk's Head 1937
Alcatraz Island 'Red' Carroll / Richard 'Red' Carroll 1937
Love Is on the Air 'Nicey' Ferguson 1937
Back in Circulation Sam Sherman 1937
Varsity Show Hammer 1937
That Certain Woman Headwaiter Harry Aqueilli 1937
Soak the Poor Hood 1937
Confession Defense Attorney 1937
Another Dawn Victor Romkoff - Tobacco Tycoon 1937
Kid Galahad Buzz Barett 1937
Marked Woman Charlie Delaney / Charlie 1937
The King and the Chorus Girl First Waiter 1937
Maytime Student 1937
Silent Barriers Joe 1937
The Man Who Could Work Miracles San Francisco Reporter 1936
The Avenging Hand Slug Clarke 1936
Come Out of the Pantry Tramp 1935
Murder on the Set Freshman 1935
Phantom Ship Boas 'Sailor' Hoffman 1935
Regal Cavalcade Businessman 1935
The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes Ted Balding 1935
Admirals All Adolph Klotz 1935
Along Came Sally Casino 1934
The Man Who Changed His Name Jerry Muller 1934
The Fire Raisers Bellini - Stedding's Henchman 1934
The River Wolves Flash Lawson 1934
The Black Abbot Charlie Marsh 1934
Wolves of the Underworld 1933
This Is the Life Two Gun Mullins 1933
The Pride of the Force Tony Carlotti 1933
Sherlock Holmes and the Missing Rembrandt Pinkerton Agent 1932
77 Park Lane Sinclair 1931
The Man from Chicago Ted 1930
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