Dave O'Brien

Dave O'Brian

Highest Rated: 83% Bright Eyes (1934)

Lowest Rated: 39% Reefer Madness (1936)

Birthday: May 31, 1912

Birthplace: Big Spring, Texas, USA

Dave O'Brien was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. O'Brien's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "The Black Coin" (1936), "Reefer Madness" (1936) and "Lightnin' Crandall" (1937) with Bob Steele. He also appeared in "Frontier Scout" (1938), "Whirlwind Horseman" (1938) and the western "The Utah Trail" (1938) with Tex Ritter. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the forties, appearing in the Bobby Jordan comedy "That Gang of Mine" (1940), the James Dunn drama "Son of the Navy" (1940) and "Sky Bandits" (1940). He also appeared in "Yukon Flight" (1940). In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in "Return of the Rangers" (1944), "Gunsmoke Mesa" (1944) and "Outlaw Roundup" (1944). He also appeared in "Guns of the Law" (1944) and "Gangsters of the Frontier" (1944). O'Brien was most recently credited in "Secret Societies" (History, 2000-01). O'Brien won an Outstanding Writing Achievement In Comedy Primetime Emmy Award for "The Red Skelton Show" in 1961. O'Brien was nominated for an Outstanding Writing Achievement In Comedy Primetime Emmy Award for "The Red Skelton Show" in 1962. O'Brien passed away in November 1969 at the age of 57.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dead of Winter Simon Richards (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Just What I Needed Narrator,
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Man Around the House Director - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Fall Guy Director - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tennessee Champ Luke MacWade (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Do Someone a Favor! George Dibson (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Film Antics Director - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ain't It Aggravatin' Parking Space Hog/Frugal Man (Character),
Director,
Writer
- 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dogs 'n Ducks Screenwriter - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cash Stashers Director,
Screenwriter
- 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Pedestrian Safety Unknown (Character),
Director
- 1952
No Score Yet No Score Yet Camera Sleuth Director,
Writer
- 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bargain Madness Director,
Screenwriter
- 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Did'ja Know? Expectant Father (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Wife's Life George T. Hardnose (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wrong Way Butch Butch (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Why Is It? Man (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet You Can't Win Director,
Screenwriter
- 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Just Suppose Director,
Screenwriter
- 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Love My Mother-in-Law But... Husband (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Diamond Demon Director,
Writer
- 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have You Ever Wondered? Husband / Driver / Man at Gumball Machine / Toupee Wearer (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Playing by Ear Director - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sure Cures Xavier T. Schneckendorf (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Enemy of the Law Dave Wyatt (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Frontier Fugitives Dave Wyatt (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Phantom of 42nd Street Tony Woolrich (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Flaming Bullets Dave Wyatt/Steve Carson (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Three in the Saddle Dave Wyatt (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Man Who Walked Alone Cpl. Marion Scott (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Marked for Murder Texas Ranger Dave Wyatt (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Boss of the Rawhide Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gunsmoke Mesa Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Brand of the Devil Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Boss of Rawhide Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tahiti Nights Jack (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Pinto Bandit Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Spook Town Texas Ranger Tex (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Outlaw Roundup Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet 60% Dead or Alive Dave Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trail of Terror Tex Wyatt/Curly Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Whispering Skull Dave Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Guns of the Law Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gangsters of the Frontier Dave Wyatt (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet West of Texas Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Shootin' Irons Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rangers Take Over Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Border Buckaroos Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Return of the Rangers Unknown (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bad Men of Thunder Gap Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sheriff of Sage Valley Jeff (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Down Texas Way Dave (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 62% 'Neath Brooklyn Bridge Sergeant Lyons (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Billy the Kid's Smoking Guns Jeff (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Captain Midnight Captain Albright / Captain Midnight (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Code of the Redman Steve Mason (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Law and Order Jeff (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Billy the Kid Wanted Jeff (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet 38% Spooks Run Wild Jeff Dixon (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fighting Valley Texas Ranger Tex Wyatt (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Forbidden Trails Jim Cramer (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Texas Marshal Buzz Weston (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Buzzy and the Phantom Pinto Jim Dana (Character) - 1941
58% 31% The Devil Bat Johnny Layton (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Billy the Kid in Santa Fe Texas Joe (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Flying Wild Tom (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Cowboy From Sundown Steve Davis (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sky Bandits Constable Kelly (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet That Gang of Mine Knuckles Dolan (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Buzzy Rides the Range Ken Blair (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Son of the Navy Nelson (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Boys of the City Knuckles Dolan (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Queen of the Yukon Bob Adams (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet East Side Kids "Knuckles" Dolan (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Singing Cowgirl Dick Williams (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wyoming Outlaw Acacia Park Game Warden (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Water Rustlers Bob Lawson (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Flaming Lead Frank Gordon (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hell Rider Dr. Jerry Leonard (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Murder on the Yukon Constable Kelly (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Phantom Rancher Henchman Lucke (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fighting Renegade Dr. Jerry Leonard (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rollin' Westward Red (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Outlaw's Paradise Henchman Meggs (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Texas Wildcats Ed Arden (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fighting Mad Constable Kelly (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Utah Trail Mason (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Man's Country Henchman Bert (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Brothers of the West Bart (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lightnin' Crandall Tommy Shannon (Character) - 1937
39% 37% Reefer Madness Ralph Wiley (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Red Salute Student at Rally (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Silver Streak Boulder Dam Phone Operator (Character) - 1934
83% 75% Bright Eyes Bill (Character) - 1934

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Black Coin Terry Navarro (Character)
No Score Yet No Score Yet Climax! Unknown (Character) 1954

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