Benny Baker

Benny Baker

Highest Rated: 100% Thanks a Million (1935)

Lowest Rated: 20% Scandalous John (1971)

Birthday: May 05, 1907

Birthplace: St. Joseph, Missouri, USA

Benny Baker was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Baker's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "Belle of the Nineties" (1934) with Mae West, the Jack Oakie musical "The Big Broadcast of 1936" (1935) and the Dick Powell musical "Thanks a Million" (1935). He also appeared in "Annapolis Farewell" (1935), "Panic on the Air" (1936) and the Tom Brown sports "Rose Bowl" (1936). He kept working in film throughout the forties and the fifties, starring in the comedic adaptation "Up in Arms" (1944) with Danny Kaye, the Lilli Palmer dramatic adaptation "My Girl Tisa" (1948) and the comedy "The Inspector General" (1949) with Danny Kaye. He also appeared in the comedy adaptation "Public Pigeon No. 1" (1957) with Red Skelton. Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in the adaptation "Paint Your Wagon" (1969) with Lee Marvin, the western "Scandalous John" (1971) with Brian Keith and "Jory" (1973). He also appeared in the comedy sequel "The Sting II" (1982) with Jackie Gleason and "Monster in the Closet" (1987) with Donald Grant. Baker was most recently credited in "Night Moves" (2014). Baker passed away in September 1994 at the age of 87.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 59% The Longshot Mr. Hooper (Character) $603.1K 1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jory Frank Jordan (Character) - 1973
20% No Score Yet Scandalous John Dr. Kropak (Character) - 1971
27% 68% Paint Your Wagon Haywood Holbrook (Character) - 1969
No Score Yet 35% Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! Detective Lt. Schwartz (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet 17% For Those Who Think Young Lou (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Models, Inc. Freddy (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Joe Palooka in the Big Fight Fight Secretary (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet My Girl Tisa Herman (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet She Married a Cop Sidney (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 50% Dancing Co-ed Chief Evans (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Touchdown, Army Cadet Dick Mycroft (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tip-Off Girls Scotty (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Crime Nobody Saw Horace Dryden (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Love on Toast Ebert (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Champagne Waltz Flip (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Panic on the Air Andy (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mind Your Own Business Sparrow (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Give Us This Night Tomasso (Character) - 1936
100% No Score Yet Thanks a Million Tammany (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Annapolis Farewell Zimmer (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Hell Cat Snapper Dugan (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ballad of Paducah Jail Reporter Outside Jail (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet You Bring the Ducks Nephew (Character) - 1934

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Who's the Boss? Unknown (Guest Star) 1987
No Score Yet 89% Beauty and the Beast Herman (Guest Star) 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trapper John, M.D. Unknown (Guest Star) 1984
No Score Yet No Score Yet Goodnight, Beantown Unknown (Guest Star) 1983
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laverne & Shirley Unknown (Guest Star) 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kojak Unknown (Guest Star) 1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet Charlie's Angels Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Felony Squad Cab Driver (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet F Troop Unknown (Guest Star) 1965-1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Jerome Bentley (Guest Star) 1965 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Farmer's Daughter Trivers (Guest Star) 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet 77 Sunset Strip Photographer (Guest Star) 1961-1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cheyenne Unknown (Guest Star) 1962 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Surfside 6 Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Silent Service Mayhew (Character) 1957-1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Thin Man Curly Bascom (Guest Star) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Leave It to Beaver Unknown (Guest Star) 1957

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