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George Meader

Highest Rated: 85% Spellbound (1945)

Lowest Rated: 78% The Glass Key (1942)

Birthday: Jul 06, 1888

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

George Meader was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Meader began his acting career with roles in such films as "Dancing on a Dime" (1940), "Gambling on the High Seas" (1940) and the Adolphe Menjou comedy "Father Takes a Wife" (1941). He also appeared in "Man-Made Monster" (1941) and the Brian Donlevy crime feature "The Glass Key" (1942). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the forties, appearing in the dramatic adaptation "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" (1945) with Dorothy McGuire, "Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion" (1945) and "Crossfire" (1947) with Robert Young. He also appeared in "Too Many Winners" (1947) and "On the Town" (1949). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Humphrey Bogart crime picture "The Enforcer" (1951), the Ginger Rogers comedy "The Groom Wore Spurs" (1951) and the musical "She's Working Her Way Through College" (1952) with Virginia Mayo. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "My Little Margie" (CBS, 1951-55). Meader last acted in the dramatic adaptation "The Young Lions" (1958) with Marlon Brando. Meader passed away in December 1963 at the age of 75.

Highest rated movies

Spellbound
The Glass Key

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Groom Wore Spurs Bellboy (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Smuggler's Cove Building Manager (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Keeper of the Bees Barber (Character) - 1947
85% 82% Spellbound Hallett, railroad clerk (uncredited) (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lucky Jordan Clarence (Character) - 1942
78% 70% The Glass Key Claude Tuttle (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Father Takes a Wife Henderson (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Petticoat Politics Unknown (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet 27% The Monster and the Girl Dr. Knight (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gambling on the High Seas Hawkins (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Courageous Dr. Christian Harry Johnson (Character) - 1940

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Highway Patrol Harold Sylvester (Guest Star) 1959 1957 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok Unknown (Guest Star) 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Unknown (Guest Star) 1950

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