William Gargan

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 63
William Dennis Gargan was an American film, television and radio actor. He was the 5th recipient of the Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award in 1967, and in 1941, was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Joe in They Knew What They Wanted.

William Dennis Gargan was an American film, television and radio actor. He was the 5th recipient of the Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award in 1967, and in 1941, was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Joe in They Knew What They Wanted.

Birth Name

William Dennis Gargan

Born

Monday, 17 July 1905

Died

Saturday, 17 February 1979

Actor Filmography

Complicated Women Himself (archive footage) / Self 2003
The Mike Douglas Show Himself, Himself - Actor 1961
Pursuit Mooney 1958
The Rawhide Years Marshal Sommers 1956
Miracle in the Rain Harry Wood 1956
The 20th Century-Fox Hour Officer Bragan 1955
Mr. Citizen Bill Hennessey 1955
The George Gobel Show Himself 1954
The Ford Television Theatre Father 1952
The Ken Murray Show Self 1950
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Complicated Women Himself (archive footage) / Self 2003
The Mike Douglas Show Himself, Himself - Actor 1961
Pursuit Mooney 1958
The Rawhide Years Marshal Sommers 1956
Miracle in the Rain Harry Wood 1956
The 20th Century-Fox Hour Officer Bragan 1955
Mr. Citizen Bill Hennessey 1955
The George Gobel Show Himself 1954
The Ford Television Theatre Father 1952
The Ken Murray Show Self 1950
Martin Kane Martin Kane 1949
Dynamite 'Gunner' Peterson 1949
Studio One Con McTaggart 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Himself - Audience Bow 1948
The Argyle Secrets Harry Mitchell 1948
Swell Guy Martin Duncan 1946
Till the End of Time Sgt. Gunny Watrous 1946
Hot Cargo Joe Harkness 1946
Rendezvous 24 Agent Larry Cameron 1946
Murder in the Music Hall Inspector Wilson 1946
Night Editor Police Lt. Tony Cochrane / Tony Cochrane 1946
Strange Impersonation Dr. Stephen Lindstrom 1946
Behind Green Lights Lt. Sam Carson 1946
The Bells of St. Mary's Joe Gallagher - Patsy's father / Joe Gallagher 1945
Follow That Woman Sam Boone 1945
Midnight Manhunt Pete Willis 1945
Song of the Sarong Drew Allen 1945
She Gets Her Man 'Breezy' Barton 1945
The Canterville Ghost Sergeant Benson 1944
Swing Fever 'Waltzy' Malone 1943
Harrigan's Kid Tom Harrigan 1943
No Place for a Lady Jess Arno 1943
Who Done It? Police Lt. Lou Moran 1942
Destination Unknown Briggs Hannon - aka Terry Jordan 1942
Enemy Agents Meet Ellery Queen Ellery Queen 1942
The Mayor of 44th Street Tommy Fallon 1942
Miss Annie Rooney Tim Rooney / Mr. Timothy Rooney 1942
A Desperate Chance for Ellery Queen Ellery Queen 1942
A Close Call for Ellery Queen Ellery Queen 1942
Sealed Lips Lee Davis 1942
Keep 'Em Flying Craig Morrison 1941
Bombay Clipper James Montgomery 'Jim' Wilson 1941
I Wake Up Screaming Jerry MacDonald / Jerry 'Mac' MacDonald 1941
Flying Cadets 'Trip' Hammer 1941
Hedda Hopper's Hollywood No. 1 Himself / Self 1941
Cheers for Miss Bishop Sam Peters 1941
They Knew What They Wanted Joe 1940
Sporting Blood Duffy 1940
Turnabout Joel Clare 1940
Star Dust Dane Wharton 1940
Isle of Destiny 'Stripes' Thornton / Stripes Thornton 1940
Double Alibi Walter Gifford 1940
Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President Joe Turp 1939
The Housekeeper's Daughter Ed O'Malley 1939
Three Sons Thane Pardway 1939
The House of Fear Arthur McHugh 1939
Women in the Wind Ace Boreman 1939
Broadway Serenade Bill / Bill Foster 1939
The Adventures of Jane Arden Ed Towers 1939
Within the Law Cassidy / Police Sergeant Cassidy 1939
Personal Secretary Marcus 'Mark' Farrell 1938
The Crowd Roars Johnny Martin 1938
The Devil's Party Mike O'Mara 1938
The Crime of Doctor Hallet Dr. Jack Murray 1938
You're a Sweetheart Fred Edwards 1937
Behind the Mike George Hayes 1937
She Asked for It Dwight Stanford 1937
Reported Missing! Steve Browning 1937
Wings Over Honolulu Lieutenant Jack Furness / Jack Furness 1937
Breezing Home Steve Rowan 1937
You Only Live Once Father Dolan 1937
Alibi for Murder Perry Travis 1936
Blackmailer Peter Cornish 1936
Navy Born Lt. Red Furness 1936
The Milky Way Speed McFarland 1936
Man Hunt Hank Dawson / Henry Wadsworth 'Hank' Dawson 1936
Things You Never See on the Screen Self 1935
Bright Lights Dan Wheeler 1935
Broadway Gondolier Cliff Stanley 1935
Don't Bet on Blondes Numbers 1935
Things Are Looking Up Van Gaard 1935
Black Fury Slim / Slim Johnson, Company Policeman 1935
Traveling Saleslady Pat O'Connor 1935
A Night at the Ritz Duke Regan 1935
The Hollywood Gad-About Self 1934
British Agent Bob Medill 1934
Strictly Dynamite Georgie / George Ross 1934
The Line-Up Bob Curtis 1934
Hollywood on Parade No. B-1 Self 1934
Four Frightened People Stewart Corder 1934
Aggie Appleby, Maker of Men Red Branahan 1933
Night Flight Brazilian Pilot 1933
Headline Shooter Bill Allen 1933
Emergency Call Steve Brennan 1933
The Story of Temple Drake Stephen Benbow 1933
Sweepings Gene Pardway 1933
Lucky Devils Bob Hughes 1933
The Animal Kingdom 'Red' Regan / Regan, Le majordome 1932
The Sport Parade Johnny Baker 1932
Rain Sergeant O'Hara / Sergeant Tim O'Hara 1932
The Misleading Lady Fitzpatrick 1932
Follow the Leader A Gangster 1930
Lucky Boy Actor in Outer Office 1929
1941 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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