William Tannen

Actor · Director · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 60
William Tannen was an American actor originally from New York City, who was best known for his role of Deputy Hal Norton in fifty-six episodes from 1956 to 1958 of the ABC/Desilu western television series, The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp. During the 1930s and 1940s, he was a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer contract player.

William Tannen was an American actor originally from New York City, who was best known for his role of Deputy Hal Norton in fifty-six episodes from 1956 to 1958 of the ABC/Desilu western television series, The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp. During the 1930s and 1940s, he was a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer contract player.

Born

Friday, 17 November 1911

Died

Thursday, 02 December 1976

Actor Filmography

Wyatt Earp: Return to Tombstone Gyp Clements 1994
The Young Lawyers Jury Foreman 1969
Panic in the City Bill Rawlins 1968
Lancer Minister 1968
Here's Lucy 2nd Workman 1968
The Outcasts Desk Clerk 1968
Cowboy in Africa Bill 1967
The High Chaparral Bartender, Marshal 1967
Cimarron Strip Sergeant 1967
Batman American Delegate 1966
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Wyatt Earp: Return to Tombstone Gyp Clements 1994
The Young Lawyers Jury Foreman 1969
Panic in the City Bill Rawlins 1968
Lancer Minister 1968
Here's Lucy 2nd Workman 1968
The Outcasts Desk Clerk 1968
Cowboy in Africa Bill 1967
The High Chaparral Bartender, Marshal 1967
Cimarron Strip Sergeant 1967
Batman American Delegate 1966
Get Smart Admiral 1965
The Great Sioux Massacre Miner 1965
Daniel Boone Calvin Moss, Clark, Ben Clark, John, Trapper 1964
Kraft Suspense Theatre Mike 1963
Arrest and Trial Watchman 1963
The Virginian Ely, Bartender, Conductor 1962
Saints and Sinners Newscaster 1962
Target: The Corruptors! Kornman 1961
Dr. Kildare Reporter 1961
Whispering Smith Angus Campbell 1961
Gunslinger Ben Tracy 1961
My Three Sons Colonel 1960
Pete and Gladys 1960
Noose for a Gunman Willetts (as Bill Tannen) / Willetts 1960
Shotgun Slade Steady Morgan 1959
The Detectives Mr. Bond, Harrigan 1959
Laramie Laramie Sheriff 1959
Riverboat Jamison 1959
Bonanza Albee, Bartender, Sam Durra, Lem 1959
Tightrope Frank 1959
The Untouchables Cop, Policeman Richter 1959
Rawhide Noel Detrick, Sheriff Kent, Sheriff, Wiley, George Frost 1959
Cimarron City Alan Maynard 1958
Man with a Camera Jerry Hansen 1958
Bat Masterson Charles Graves, Doc, John Conant, Sheriff Geary 1958
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse 1958
The Rough Riders Marshal 1958
Mackenzie's Raiders George Barton, Sam Archer 1958
The Texan Sheriff 1958
Rescue 8 Sheriff 1958
Wanted: Dead or Alive Hale Dane 1958
Touch of Evil Marcia Linnekar's Attorney 1958
Colt .45 Dave Wrangler 1957
Tombstone Territory Dr. Buell 1957
26 Men Milt Carson 1957
The Californians Grimm, Papa Sam Kelly, John Ruggy 1957
Perry Mason Frank - Studio Guard, Lt. Cmdr. Matt Stewart, Sergeant 1957
The Hired Gun 1957
Wagon Train Masters, Slater, Ralph Jessup 1957
Sugarfoot Jim Asbury 1957
Richard Diamond, Private Detective Bert Grady 1957
Tales of Wells Fargo Jake, Tall Accused Man, Outlaw, Acey-Deucey, Bartender, Keenan, Ollie Cooper, The Banker 1957
Circus Boy Jenks 1956
Ethel Barrymore Theater 1956
Gun Brothers Rourke - Gang Member 1956
Hey, Jeannie! Paul Revere 1956
Telephone Time Sergeant 1956
Blackjack Ketchum, Desperado Dee Havalik 1956
Devil Goddess Nels Comstock 1955
Sergeant Preston of the Yukon Mantee 1955
The Adventures of Champion Logan, Rustler 1955
Gunsmoke Townsman, John Hirschbeck 1955
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Deputy Hal Norton, Gyp Clements 1955
Tales of the Texas Rangers Frenshaw 1955
Dial Red O Devon 1955
The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin Clay Cooper, Crawley 1954
Climax! McLean 1954
Sitting Bull O'Connor 1954
Lassie Sheriff Hobbs 1954
Captain Midnight Percy 1954
The Law vs. Billy the Kid Dave Rudabaugh 1954
Adventures of the Falcon Aldo 1954
Captain Kidd and the Slave Girl Steve Castle 1954
Jesse James vs. the Daltons Emmett Dalton 1954
Stories of the Century Man in Jail, Dutch Charlie 1954
The Golden Idol Sergeant Reed 1954
The Joe Palooka Story Chick Ellman 1954
Annie Oakley Andrews, Clint Scanlon, Rafe Peters, Al, Gregg, Bart Stacy 1954
99 River Street Director 1953
El Paso Stampede Henchman Joe 1953
Cruisin' Down the River Poker Player 1953
Eyes of the Jungle Jeff Roper (archive footage) 1953
Raiders of the Seven Seas Ramon 1953
Jack McCall, Desperado Spargo 1953
General Electric Theater 1953
Your Favorite Story 1953
The Ford Television Theatre Miller 1952
Cavalcade of America 1952
Death Valley Days Ike Clanton 1952
Ramar of the Jungle Rodney Douglas, Carl Hasick 1952
Scaramouche Le Blanc 1952
Road Agent Toll Gate Guard 1952
Gang Busters Man in Bedroom 1952
Jungle Jim in the Forbidden Land 'Doc' Edwards 1952
Chevron Theatre 1952
Dangerous Assignment Tim 1952
The Roy Rogers Show Bob Kelso, Lance Carter, Doc. Harrington, Turk Black, Al Stone, Owen Clinton, Rusty Madison (as Bill Tannen), Tom Everett 1951
Flame of Araby Captain of Guards 1951
Show Boat 1951
The Adventures of Kit Carson Ace, Chief Postal Inspector, Lawyer Rockcliff, Henchman Dykes, Henchman that confesses, Spade Bineham, Stoddard 1951
Best Of The Badmen 1951
Racket Squad (as Bill Tannen) 1951
New Mexico 1951
Roaring City Ed Gannon 1951
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok Rand, Tom Maples 1951
Insurance Investigator 1st Hood 1951
A Yank in Korea Lt. Lewis 1951
Blue Blood Sparks (as William J. Tannen) 1951
The Flying Missile Lieutenant 1950
Pygmy Island Kruger 1950
Chain Gang Harry Cleaver 1950
Sunset in the West John Kimball (as William J. Tannen) 1950
Three Secrets Bobby Lynch 1950
Treasury Men in Action Brewster 1950
David Harding, Counterspy Radio Operator 1950
Three Little Words Photographer 1950
Armored Car Robbery Officer Johnson 1950
The Cisco Kid Roland McCard, Bix Douglas, Clyde Evans 1950
Father Is a Bachelor George Willis 1950
Riders of the Range Trump Dixon 1950
All The King's Men Man in City Bar 1949
Abandoned Taxi Driver 1949
The Mysterious Desperado Bart Barton 1949
The Gal Who Took the West Lee Cowhand 1949
Fireside Theatre (as Bill Tannen) 1949
Alaska Patrol Dajek 1949
The Barkleys of Broadway Doorman at Theater 1949
An Innocent Affair Gaylord 1948
Walk a Crooked Mile FBI Chemist 1948
Killer Mccoy Thorne's Cameraman 1947
The Beginning or the End Soldier at A-Bomb Test 1947
Our Old Car Officer Donahue (uncredited) 1946
A Gun in His Hand Police Lab Technician Wilson (uncredited) 1945
This Man's Navy Red 1945
The Great Morgan 1945
The Canterville Ghost Jordan 1944
Meet The People Mr. Quinn 1944
Main Street Today Department of Transportation Representative (uncredited) 1944
Pilot #5 American Soldier 1943
Presenting Lily Mars Eugene Shepherd 1943
Air Raid Wardens Joseph 1943
Thousands Cheer Prison Sergeant 1943
Stand By For Action Flag Lt. Dudley 1942
The War Against Mrs. Hadley Corporal - War Department Guard 1942
The Affairs of Martha Mechanic 1942
Pacific Rendezvous Jasper Dean 1942
Grand Central Murder 1942
Fingers at the Window Devlan 1942
The Lady or the Tiger? Frank R. Stockton 1942
Nazi Agent Ludwig 1942
Woman Of The Year Ellis 1942
Joe Smith, American Eddie 1942
Two-Faced Woman Missing Couple-Searching Skier 1941
Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde Intern Fenwick 1941
Whistling In The Dark Robert Graves 1941
Down in San Diego Matt Herman 1941
The Big Store Fred Sutton 1941
I'll Wait For You Driver 1941
The Penalty State Trooper with Machine Gun 1941
Flight Command Lieut. Freddy Townsend 1940
Gallant Sons Spath, a Gangster 1940
Sky Murder Gus 1940
Wyoming Sgt. Reynolds 1940
Boom Town Hotel Desk Clerk #1 1940
I Love You Again Hotel Clerk (uncredited) 1940
Sporting Blood Ted Milner 1940
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante Mr. Franklin - Radio M.C. (voice) 1940
New Moon Pierre 1940
The Mortal Storm Nazi Clerk 1940
Phantom Raiders Sailor 1940
Florian Sergeant 1940
Broadway Melody Of 1940 Harmon 1940
The Secret of Dr. Kildare Bates - Intern 1939
Fast and Furious Radio Announcer 1939
Miracles For Sale Spectator in Theatre Box 1939
6,000 Enemies 1939
It's A Wonderful World Actor as 'Soldier' 1939
The Hardys Ride High Hotel Desk Clerk 1939
Broadway Serenade Assistant Stage Manager 1939
Within the Law Green's Clerk 1939
The Ice Follies of 1939 Assistant Doorman 1939
Four Girls in White Doctor at Accident 1939
Stand Up and Fight Lewis, Arnold's Henchman 1939
Another Thin Man State Trooper 1939
Dramatic School Student 1938
Rosalie West Point Cadet 1937
When Love Is Young Norman Crocker 1937
Crash Donovan Tony 1936
Women Are Trouble Reporter 1936
Fury Governor's Aide 1936
Speed Intern Attending Terry 1936
Foolproof Jim - the MGM Reporter 1936
The Perfect Set-Up Jim, MGM Crime Reporter 1936
Hit-and-Run Driver Jim, MGM Reporter 1935
A Thrill for Thelma MGM Reporter 1935
It's in the Air Pilot (scenes deleted) 1935
She Couldn't Take It Cesar 1935
Murder in the Fleet Pee Wee Adams 1935
The Band Plays On Rosy Rosenberg 1934
My Grandfather's Clock Ronny Belvedere 1934

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