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Lewis Martin

Highest Rated: 97% The Court Jester (1955)

Lowest Rated: 40% Red Planet Mars (1952)

Birthday: Nov 1, 1894

Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

Lewis Martin was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Martin landed roles in various films, including "Operation Pacific" (1951) with John Wayne, "Three Guys Named Mike" (1951) and the Kirk Douglas drama "The Big Carnival" (1951). He also appeared in the dramatic period piece "Drums in the Deep South" (1951) with James Craig, the adventure "The Wild North" (1952) with Stewart Granger and the Peter Graves adaptation "Red Planet Mars" (1952). His film career continued throughout the fifties in productions like the sci-fi flick "The War of the Worlds" (1953) with Gene Barry, the Charlton Heston western "Arrowhead" (1953) and the comedy "The Caddy" (1953) with Dean Martin. He also appeared in "Prisoner of War" (1954). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Bob Hope biopic "The Seven Little Foys" (1955), the Danny Kaye comedy adventure "The Court Jester" (1956) and "The Man Who Knew Too Much" (1956) with James Stewart. He also appeared in "Star in the Dust" (1956) with John Agar and the drama "These Wilder Years" (1956) with James Cagney. Martin was most recently credited in "The Beatles on E!" (E! Networks, 1995-96). Martin passed away in February 1969 at the age of 75.

Highest rated movies

The Court Jester
The War of the Worlds
Red Planet Mars

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 54% Diary of a Madman Father Raymonde (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Slander Charles Orrin Sterling (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Last Stagecoach West Ben Hardy (Character) - 1957
97% 93% The Court Jester Sir Finsdale (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 57% Witness to Murder Psychiatrist (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet 50% Men of the Fighting Lady Comdr. Michael Coughlin (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet City on a Hunt Lt. Bruce Gunning (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 41% Arrowhead Col. Weybright (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 19% Pony Express Sergeant Russell (Character) - 1953
88% 71% The War of the Worlds Pastor Dr. Matthew Collins (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 40% The Wild North Sergeant (Character) - 1952
40% 26% Red Planet Mars Dr. Mitchell (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fort Algiers Colonel Lasalle (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 51% Operation Pacific Squad Commander (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 67% Three Guys Named Mike C.R. Smith (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 22% Drums in the Deep South Gen. Johnston (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Experiment Alcatraz Asst. District Attorney Walton (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Counterspy Meets Scotland Yard Unknown (Character) - 1950

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 57% Hercules: The Legendary Journeys Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tarzan Commissioner West (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hazel Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Judge (Guest Star) 1960-1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dante Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Deputy Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Gun -- Will Travel Unknown (Guest Star) 1959-1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Lucky Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Goldie Henderson (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Frontier Doctor Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Northwest Passage Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Medic Unknown (Character) 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp James Brandywine (Guest Star) 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hopalong Cassidy Unknown (Guest Star) 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cavalcade of America William H. Russell (Character) 1952-1953