Vernon Dent

Actor · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 55
Vernon Bruce Dent was an American comic actor, who appeared in over 400 films. He co-starred in many short films for Columbia Pictures, frequently as the foil and main antagonist to The Three Stooges.

Vernon Bruce Dent was an American comic actor, who appeared in over 400 films. He co-starred in many short films for Columbia Pictures, frequently as the foil and main antagonist to The Three Stooges.

Birth Name

Vernon Bruce Dent

Born

Saturday, 16 February 1895

Died

Tuesday, 05 November 1963

Actor Filmography

Charlie Chaplin, le génie de la liberté Claude Climax - Director 2020
Hey Moe, Hey Dad! Various characters 2015
The Mack Sennett Collection: Volume One (archive footage) 2014
The Three Stooges Family Album (archive footage) 1998
Stoogemania Bit Part 1986
The Three Stooges Follies Sheriff 1974
30 Years of Fun (archive footage) 1963
Days of Thrills and Laughter Self 1961
Stop! Look! and Laugh! Mr.Blake / Marshall Boring 1960
When Comedy Was King edited from 'Wall Street Blues' 1960
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Charlie Chaplin, le génie de la liberté Claude Climax - Director 2020
Hey Moe, Hey Dad! Various characters 2015
The Mack Sennett Collection: Volume One (archive footage) 2014
The Three Stooges Family Album (archive footage) 1998
Stoogemania Bit Part 1986
The Three Stooges Follies Sheriff 1974
30 Years of Fun (archive footage) 1963
Days of Thrills and Laughter Self 1961
Stop! Look! and Laugh! Mr.Blake / Marshall Boring 1960
When Comedy Was King edited from 'Wall Street Blues' 1960
The Golden Age of Comedy 1957
Guns a Poppin! The Judge 1957
Rumpus in the Harem Hassan Ben Sober 1956
Flagpole Jitters Insurance Adjustor / Insurance Adjuster 1956
Bedlam in Paradise I. Fleecem 1955
Of Cash and Hash Police Capt. Mullins 1955
The Fire Chaser J. Peabody Knott 1954
Knutzy Knights King Arthur 1954
Pals and Gals Doctor 1954
Musty Musketeers King Cole 1954
Income Tax Sappy IRS Agent 1954
Rip, Sew and Stitch Detective Sharp 1953
Listen, Judge Judge Henderson 1952
Rebound Doorman 1952
Pest Man Wins Mr. Philander 1951
I Love Lucy Santa Claus 1951
The Tooth Will Out Dr. Keefer--professor of dentistry 1951
Sunny Side of the Street King 1951
Bonanza Town Whiskers 1951
Scrambled Brains Nora's Father 1951
The Awful Sleuth Al Keefer 1951
Three Arabian Nuts Mr. Bradley 1951
The Frank Sinatra Show Mr. Mortimer 1950
Studio Stoops Police Captain Casey 1950
One Shivery Night Boss 1950
Kill the Umpire Phone Company Manager 1950
The Good Humor Man Fat Man in Park 1950
Punchy Cowpunchers Colonel 1950
And Baby Makes Three Umpire 1949
Waiting in the Lurch J. Peabody Knott 1949
Malice in the Palace Hassan Ben Sober 1949
The Girl from Jones Beach Man at Stand 1949
Fuelin' Around General 1949
Look for the Silver Lining Heckler 1949
The Doolins of Oklahoma Bank Clerk 1949
Hokus Pokus Insurance Adjustor / Insurance Adjuster 1949
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court Guard 1949
Make Believe Ballroom Chef 1949
A Pinch in Time Hugh's customer 1948
Mummy's Dummies King Rootentooten 1948
Heavenly Daze I. Fleecem 1948
Fiddlers Three King Cole 1948
Eight-Ball Andy Mr. Bradshaw 1948
Squareheads of the Round Table King Arthur 1948
Shivering Sherlocks Police Capt. Mullins 1948
It Had to Be You Man in Drugstore 1947
Sing a Song of Six Pants Detective Sharp / Police Detective 1947
Merton of the Movies Keystone Kop 1947
Wild Harvest Farmer 1947
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Bartender 1947
The Road to Hollywood A Film Director, from 'Dream House' 1947
Out West Doctor 1947
Two Jills and a Jack Jack 1947
Bride and Gloom Sally's Father 1947
The Good Bad Egg Rest Home Manager 1947
Meet Mr. Mischief Judge 1947
The Sea of Grass Train Conductor 1947
Half-Wits Holiday Prof. Quackenbush 1947
Lone Star Moonlight Sheriff 1946
Three Little Pirates Governor 1946
Society Mugs Lord Wafflebottom 1946
It's Great to Be Young Pop 1946
Cowboy Blues Irate Lodger 1946
Dangerous Business Fat Man 1946
That Texas Jamboree Barbershop Patron 1946
Night Editor Fat Man in Library 1946
Renegades Caleb Smart 1946
Mr. Noisy Slim - Baseball Spectator 1946
A Bird in the Head Prof. Panzer 1946
The Blonde Stayed On Chuck, Maisie's Husband 1946
The Harvey Girls Engineer 1946
Beer Barrel Polecats Warden 1946
Snafu American Legionnaire 1945
Song of the Prairie Ted Parker 1945
I Love a Bandleader Counter Man 1945
Idiots Deluxe Judge 1945
The Jury Goes Round 'n' Round Mr. Pomono, Juror 1945
Rockin' in the Rockies Stanton 1945
Having Wonderful Crime Guest in Room 202 1945
Booby Dupes Captain 1945
See My Lawyer Man in Mud Gang 1945
Sing Me a Song of Texas Realtor 1945
Snooper Service 1945
Sagebrush Heroes Editor Haynes 1945
Three Pests in a Mess Philip Black 1945
She Gets Her Man Doorman 1945
No Dough Boys Hugo (Nazi spy) / Hugo--Nazi Spy 1944
Girl Rush Bit 1944
Mrs. Parkington Quartet Member 1944
San Diego I Love You Mr. Fitzmaurice 1944
Kansas City Kitty Re-po Man from A-1 Piano Co. 1944
Secret Command Shipyard Worker 1944
Idle Roomers Mr. Leander 1944
Once Upon a Time Mayor's Aide 1944
Address Unknown Nazi Party Member 1944
Jam Session Butler 1944
Defective Detectives Rodney Boodle 1944
Her Primitive Man Doorman 1944
Busy Buddies Hotcakes Customer 1944
Bachelor Daze 1944
Crash Goes the Hash Fuller Bull 1944
Chip Off the Old Block Sheffer 1944
To Heir Is Human Board Chairman 1944
True to Life Bit Role 1943
Higher Than a Kite Marshall Boring 1943
Here Comes Mr. Zerk William Ruff 1943
Back from the Front Lt. Dungen 1943
A Blitz on the Fritz Spy chief 1943
They Stooge to Conga Hans - the Nazi 1943
Sock-a-Bye Baby 1st Motorcycle Cop 1942
Even as IOU Motorist 1942
The Glass Key Bartender Serving Beers 1942
Three Smart Saps Disappointed customer of tailor 1942
All Work and No Pay L. B. Glass 1942
Matri-Phony Emperor Octopus Grabus 1942
Tireman, Spare My Tires Undetermined Supporting Role 1942
House of Errors White 1942
My Favorite Blonde Ole 1942
Cactus Makes Perfect Heavyset Prospector 1942
Loco Boy Makes Good Balbo the Magician 1942
Sweet Spirits of Nighter Watkins / Watkins, the Boss 1941
Bedtime Story Conventioneer 1941
In the Sweet Pie and Pie Senator 1941
An Ache in Every Stake Poindexter Lawrence 1941
I'll Never Heil Again Mr. Ixnay 1941
San Antonio Rose Worthington 1941
Adventure in Washington Senator in gym / Senator on exercise bike 1941
The Ring and the Belle Mayor 1941
Dutiful But Dumb Wilson 1941
So You Won't Squawk? Savoy Bartender 1941
You're the One Zeno Springs Hotel Guest 1941
So Long Mr. Chumps Desk Sergeant 1941
Cold Turkey J.T. Caldwell 1940
The Villain Still Pursued Her Jim, a policeman / Jim - Policeman 1940
No Census, No Feeling Moe's Bridge Partner 1940
He Stayed for Breakfast Chef 1940
From Nurse to Worse Dr. D. Lerious 1940
The Lady in Question Gendarme 1940
How High Is Up? Mr. Blake 1940
His Bridal Fright Doorman 1940
The Taming of the Snood Man on Street 1940
Nutty But Nice Dr. Walters 1940
The Doctor Takes a Wife Man Outside Phone Booth 1940
Money Squawks Night Watchman 1940
Pardon My Berth Marks Mr. Boggle, Newspaper Editor / Newspaper City Editor 1940
The Heckler Baseball Spectator with Hotdog 1940
The Lone Wolf Strikes Hotel Doorman 1940
Nothing But Pleasure Bus Rider with Child 1940
Mendelssohn's Wedding March The Baron 1939
Teacher's Pest Crooked Christmas Tree Buyer / Christmas Tree Buyer 1939
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Senate Reporter 1939
Hitler: Beast of Berlin Lustig - Beer Garden Bartender / Lustig 1939
Stanley and Livingstone Newspaperman in Office 1939
Saved by the Belle Mike 1939
Yes, We Have No Bonanza Sheriff 1939
Only Angels Have Wings Ship's Captain 1939
A Star Is Shorn Producer 1939
A Ducking They Did Go Vegetarian in Hallway 1939
The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt Fat Man at Party 1939
Three Little Sew and Sews Party Guest 1939
Home on the Rage Mr. Lent 1938
Thanks for the Memory Refuse Man 1938
Mutts to You Mr. Stutz, Hotel Manager 1938
Sue My Lawyer Judge 1938
Juvenile Court Mr. Schultz 1938
You Can't Take It with You Expressman 1938
Many Sappy Returns Concerned Pedestrian 1938
Reformatory Cook Howard 1938
The Mind Needer Mr. Ryan 1938
The Lone Wolf in Paris Rene Ledaux 1938
Tassels in the Air Building Superintendent 1938
Time Out for Trouble Bakery Man 1938
When G-Men Step In Colonel 1938
Start Cheering Pops - the Soda Jerk / Pops 1938
Women in Prison Guard 1938
Who Killed Gail Preston? Bill, the Watchman 1938
Wee Wee Monsieur Simitz - Arab Chief 1938
A Doggone Mixup Mr. Tilson 1938
The Shadow Dutch Schultz 1937
All American Sweetheart Waiter 1937
Paid to Dance Dance Hall Floor Manager 1937
Outlaws of the Prairie Bearded Townsman 1937
Murder in Greenwich Village Ship's Officer 1937
Calling All Doctors Sneezing Man on Telephone / Sneezing Man 1937
Easy Living First Partner 1937
Back to the Woods Governor 1937
Dizzy Doctors Dr. Harry Arms 1937
Slippery Silks Morgan Morgan 1936
San Francisco Fat Man 1936
Half Shot Shooters Man in Restaurant 1936
I Don't Remember Oscar Glick 1935
His Marriage Mix-up 1935
Tars and Stripes Chief Gunners Mate Richard Mack 1935
The Painted Veil Chief of Police 1934
Good Morning, Eve! Emperor Nero 1934
Manhattan Melodrama Otto - German Dancer on Steamship 1934
You're Telling Me! Fat Man in Compartment 1934
A Circus Hoodoo 1934
Please Elmer Smoot 1933
Hooks and Jabs 1933
Tied for Life Angry motorist 1933
Knight Duty The Cop 1933
The Hitch Hiker Adolph 1933
Artist's Muddles Luckenbach, the artist 1933
Tired Feet (as Vernan Dent) 1933
The Big Flash Klaus 1932
The Iceman's Ball Officer Schmaltz 1932
The Hollywood Handicap Character 1932
Million Dollar Legs Secretary of Agriculture 1932
Daring Danger Bartender Pee Wee 1932
Just a Pain in the Parlor Speaker 1932
Business and Pleasure Charles Turner 1932
Texas Cyclone Hefty - the Bartender / Hefty 1932
Dream House Director Von Schnauble 1932
Dragnet Patrol Cookie 1931
The All-American Kickback Football Coach 1931
Murder at Midnight Detective Eating Peanuts 1931
The Fainting Lover Dr. Dudley Schmidt 1931
Crazy House Dr. Smith (J-O-N-E-S) / Dr. E.D. Smith (last name spelled 'J-O-N-E-S') 1930
The Bees' Buzz Jim - Homer's Pal 1929
The Old Barn Pete Monroe - Hotel Proprietor 1929
Clunked on the Corner Jip Bennett 1929
The Campus Carmen Extra 1928
The Cameraman Man in Tight Bathing Suit 1928
The Best Man Groom / The Groom 1928
Smith's Army Life The Colonel 1928
The Beach Club Mr. Kronk 1928
Fiddlesticks Junk Dealer / Prof. Von Tempo 1927
The Pride of Pikeville The Train Conductor 1927
His First Flame Amos McCarthy 1927
Flirty Four-Flushers Bill Brown 1926
Masked Mamas Jim Denton 1926
A Prodigal Bridegroom Gertie's Father in Flashback 1926
Hoboken to Hollywood Mr. Pinkney 1926
Hubby's Quiet Little Game Jim Stone - the Jealous Husband 1926
A Sea Dog's Tale Jo Jo 1926
Soldier Man The Prime Minister 1926
Saturday Afternoon Steve Smith 1926
Whispering Whiskers Minor Role 1926
Lucky Stars Hiram Healy 1925
Super-Hooper-Dyne Lizzies Gasoline Customer 1925
Lost & Found Mack - Circus Owner 1925
Plain Clothes The Crook 1925
Boobs in the Wood The Rival - Big Bill Reardon / Il rivale - Big Bill Reardon 1925
His Marriage Wow A Pessimist - Prof. Looney McGlumm / A Pessimist - Professor McGlumm 1925
Bull and Sand Joe Archer 1924
Feet of Mud A Coach 1924
All Night Long Sgt. Gale Wyndham - the Rival / the Rival 1924
Wall Street Blues Mal A. Mute - the Loan Shark's Partner 1924
Black Oxfords Sandy Haig 1924
The Hollywood Kid Claude Climax - Director 1924
Picking Peaches The Store Manager 1924
The Extra Girl Aaron Applejohn 1923
Soul of the Beast The Boob 1923
The Shriek of Araby Minor Role 1923
Golf The suitor 1922
Hail the Woman Joe Hurd 1921
A Harem Hero Oriental Potentate 1920
Hot Dogs 1920
J-U-N-K The junk dealer 1920
The Messenger 1920
Broken Bubbles 1920
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