William Demarest

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 72
Carl William Demarest was an American character actor, known for playing Uncle Charley in My Three Sons. Demarest became a prolific film and television actor, appearing in over 140 films, beginning in 1927 and ending in the 1970s. He appeared in The Jazz Singer, the first sound film, and in Preston Sturges comedies, frequently played crusty but good-hearted roles.

Carl William Demarest was an American character actor, known for playing Uncle Charley in My Three Sons. Demarest became a prolific film and television actor, appearing in over 140 films, beginning in 1927 and ending in the 1970s. He appeared in The Jazz Singer, the first sound film, and in Preston Sturges comedies, frequently played crusty but good-hearted roles.

Birth Name

Carl William Demarest

Born

Saturday, 27 February 1892

Died

Wednesday, 28 December 1983

Actor Filmography

Hit Celebrity TV Commercials Uncle Charlie O'Casey - for Hunt's Ketchup 2004
Television: The First Fifty Years Uncle Charlie O'Casey 1999
Biography Muggsy 1987
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood Studio Gatekeeper 1976
The Wild McCullochs Father Gurkin 1975
Ellery Queen Alexander 'Pop' Denny 1975
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Mr. Harris 1973
McMillan & Wife Andy Kenesaw, Cyrus McFee 1971
To Rome with Love Uncle Charley O'Casey 1969
That Darn Cat! Mr. MacDougall 1965
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Hit Celebrity TV Commercials Uncle Charlie O'Casey - for Hunt's Ketchup 2004
Television: The First Fifty Years Uncle Charlie O'Casey 1999
Biography Muggsy 1987
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood Studio Gatekeeper 1976
The Wild McCullochs Father Gurkin 1975
Ellery Queen Alexander 'Pop' Denny 1975
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Mr. Harris 1973
McMillan & Wife Andy Kenesaw, Cyrus McFee 1971
To Rome with Love Uncle Charley O'Casey 1969
That Darn Cat! Mr. MacDougall 1965
Viva Las Vegas Mr. Martin 1964
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World Police Chief Aloysius 1963
The Jerry Lewis Show Self 1963
The Farmer's Daughter Senator Richards 1963
Burke's Law Charlie Who 1963
The Greatest Show on Earth Paul Keller 1963
Son of Flubber Mr. Hummel 1963
Going My Way Marty 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself 1962
Gunfight at Black Horse Canyon Jeb 1961
Ben Casey Leonard Lonsdale 1961
Dr. Kildare Mr. Aimes 1961
Twenty Plus Two Desmond Slocum / Slocum 1961
King of the Roaring 20's: The Story of Arnold Rothstein Henry Hecht 1961
Pepe Movie Studio Gateman 1960
My Three Sons Uncle Charley O'Casey / Charley O'Casey, Charley O'Casey, Uncle Charley O'Casey 1960
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
The Rebel Ulysses Bowman 1959
The Twilight Zone Joe Britt 1959
Love and Marriage William Harris 1959
Bonanza Angus Tweedy, Enos Milford 1959
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse Self 1958
Wagon Train Mr. Hennessey 1957
Tales of Wells Fargo Jeb Gaine, Jeb Gaines, Jeb 1957
The Mountain Father Belacchi 1956
The Rawhide Years Brand Comfort 1956
Hell on Frisco Bay Dan Bianco 1955
Sincerely Yours Sam Dunne 1955
Lucy Gallant Charles Madden 1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Tom Akins 1955
The Private War of Major Benson John 1955
The Far Horizons Sgt. Gass 1955
Jupiter's Darling Mago 1955
The Yellow Mountain Jackpot Wray 1954
The Magical World of Disney Mr. Hummel, Wilbur MacDougall 1954
Escape from Fort Bravo Campbell 1953
The Danny Thomas Show Mr. Daly 1953
Here Come the Girls Dennis Logan 1953
Dangerous When Wet Pa Higgins 1953
The Lady Wants Mink Harvey Jones 1953
The Blazing Forest Syd Jessup 1952
What Price Glory Cpl. Kiper / Corporal Kiper 1952
The Red Skelton Hour Senator Burnside 1951
Behave Yourself! Officer O'Ryan / O'Ryan 1951
The Strip Fluff 1951
Excuse My Dust Harvey Bullitt 1951
The First Legion Monsignor Michael Carey 1951
He's a Cockeyed Wonder Bob Sears 1950
Never a Dull Moment Mears 1950
Riding High Happy 1950
When Willie Comes Marching Home Herman Kluggs 1950
Red, Hot and Blue Charlie Baxter, Press Agent 1949
Jolson Sings Again Steve Martin 1949
Sorrowful Jones Regret 1949
Whispering Smith Bill Dansing 1948
Night Has a Thousand Eyes Lieut. Shawn / Lt. Shawn 1948
The Sainted Sisters Vern Tewilliger 1948
On Our Merry Way Floyd 1948
Variety Girl Barker 1947
The Perils of Pauline George 'Mac' McGuire 1947
The Jolson Story Steve Martin 1946
Our Hearts Were Growing Up Peanuts Schultz 1946
Pardon My Past Chuck Gibson 1946
Duffy's Tavern William Demarest 1945
Along Came Jones George Fury 1945
Salty O'Rourke Smitty 1945
Hail the Conquering Hero Sgt. Heffelfinger / Sgt. Heppelfinger 1944
The Great Moment Eben Frost 1944
Once Upon a Time Brandt 1944
Nine Girls Walter Cummings 1944
True to Life Uncle Jake 1943
The Miracle of Morgan's Creek Constable Edmund Kockenlocker 1943
Dangerous Blondes Detective Gatling 1943
Stage Door Canteen William Demarest 1943
Johnny Doughboy Harry Fabian 1942
Life Begins at Eight-Thirty Police Officer 1942
Behind the Eight Ball McKenzie 1942
The Palm Beach Story First Member Ale and Quail Club 1942
Pardon My Sarong Detective Kendall 1942
My Favorite Spy Flower Pot Policeman 1942
True to the Army Sgt. Butts 1942
All Through the Night Sunshine 1942
Glamour Boy Papa Doran 1941
Sullivan's Travels Mr. Jones 1941
Dressed to Kill Inspector Pierson 1941
Country Fair Stogie McPhee 1941
Ride on Vaquero Bartender Barney 1941
Rookies on Parade Mike Brady 1941
The Devil and Miss Jones First Detective 1941
The Lady Eve Muggsy 1941
Little Men Constable Tom Thorpe 1940
Christmas in July Mr. Bildocker 1940
Comin' Round the Mountain Gutsy Mann 1940
The Golden Fleecing Swallow 1940
The Great McGinty Skeeters - The Politician 1940
The Farmer's Daughter Victor Walsh 1940
Wolf of New York Bill Ennis 1940
Laugh It Off Barney 'Gimpy' Cole 1939
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Bill Griffith 1939
Miracles for Sale Quinn 1939
The Cowboy Quarterback Rusty Walker 1939
The Gracie Allen Murder Case Police Sgt. Ernest Heath 1939
King of the Turf Arnold 1939
The Great Man Votes Charles Dale / Charles Dole 1939
Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus Daro 1938
Josette Bill / Joe, Diner Owner 1938
One Wild Night Collins / Editor Collins 1938
Romance on the Run Police Lt. Eckhardt 1938
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Henry Kipper / Harry Kipper 1938
Rosalie Army Coach 1937
Big City Beecher / Mr. Beecher 1937
Wake Up and Live Radio Station Attendant / Radio Center Tour Guide 1937
Easy Living Wallace Whistling 1937
The Great Gambini Police Sgt. Kirby / Sergeant Kirby 1937
Oh, Doctor Marty Short 1937
The Great Hospital Mystery Mr. Beatty 1937
The Hit Parade Parole Officer 1937
Don't Tell the Wife Larry 'Horace' Tucker 1937
Time Out for Romance Willoughby Sproggs 1937
Mind Your Own Business Droopy 1936
Charlie Chan at the Opera Sgt. Kelly / Sergeant Kelly 1936
Love on the Run Editor 1936
Wedding Present 'Smiles' Benson 1936
The Great Ziegfeld Gene Buck 1936
Hands Across the Table Natty 1935
Diamond Jim Harry Hill 1935
Bright Lights Detective 1935
The Murder Man 'Red' Maguire 1935
The Casino Murder Case Auctioneer 1935
After Office Hours Police Detective 1935
White Lies Roberts 1934
Fugitive Lady Steve Rogers 1934
Many Happy Returns Brinker 1934
Fog Over Frisco Spike Smith 1934
A Girl in Every Port Man in Bombay 1928
The Jazz Singer Buster Billings 1928
Sharp Shooters 'Hi Jack' Murdock 1928
The Night Court Defense Counsel 1927
The First Auto Dave Doolittle / The Village Cut-Up 1927
1968 Emmy Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Comedy Nominated
1947 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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