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Frank J. Scannell



Frank Scannell, a pug-nosed American character actor, made his film debut in Shadow of Suspicion (1944). Scannell spent the next two decades playing waiters, reporters, bell captains, and other such uniformed roles. One of his larger assignments was Sheriff Quinn in The Night the World Exploded (1957). Jerry Lewis fans will remember Frank Scanell as put-upon hospital patient Mr. Mealey ("I didn't know your teeth were in the glass") in The Disorderly Orderly (1964).

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet The Stranger Wore a Gun
  • Red Glick
2003
No Score Yet Harlow
  • Doctor
1965
60% The Disorderly Orderly
  • Mr. McCaby
1964
44% Robin and the Seven Hoods
  • Lawyer
1964
44% The Errand Boy
  • Actor
1961
No Score Yet High Time
  • Tobacco Auctioneer
1960
No Score Yet Screaming Mimi
  • Paul
1958
No Score Yet The Night the World Exploded
  • Sheriff Quinn
1957
90% The Incredible Shrinking Man
  • Barker
1957
No Score Yet The Tattered Dress
  • Cal Morrison
1957
No Score Yet The First Traveling Saleslady
  • Salesman
1956
No Score Yet Miracle in the Rain
  • Auctioneer
1956
No Score Yet A Lawless Street
  • Bartender
1955
83% The Country Girl
  • Bartender
1954
100% The Band Wagon
  • Reporter
1953
No Score Yet The Story of Three Loves
  • Master of Ceremonies
1953
96% The Bad and the Beautiful
  • Reporter
1953
No Score Yet 3 Sailors And A Girl
  • Box-Office Man
1953
82% Kansas City Confidential (The Secret Four)
  • Stickman #4
1952
No Score Yet Pride of St. Louis
  • Chicago 3rd Base Coach
1952
No Score Yet She's Working Her Way Through College
  • Man
1952
No Score Yet The Unknown Man
  • Photographer
1951
No Score Yet Armored Car Robbery
  • Kimball
1950
No Score Yet My Dream Is Yours
  • Car Salesman
1949
93% Take Me Out to the Ball Game
  • Reporter
1949
No Score Yet Flamingo Road
  • Man
1949
90% Act of Violence
  • Bell Captain
1948
No Score Yet When My Baby Smiles at Me
  • Vendor
1948
No Score Yet Ladies of the Chorus
  • Joe
1948
No Score Yet Apartment for Peggy
  • Salesman
1948
No Score Yet Texas, Brooklyn and Heaven
  • Barker
1948
No Score Yet I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now
  • Stage Manager
1947
No Score Yet Suspense
  • Monk
1946
No Score Yet Abbott and Costello in Hollywood
  • Waiter
1945
No Score Yet A Thousand and One Nights
  • Retainer
1945
No Score Yet Lost in a Harem
  • Fruit Vendor
1944

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