Hal K. Dawson

Hal K. Dawson

Highest Rated: 86% Libeled Lady (1936)

Lowest Rated: 70% The Captive City (1952)

Birthday: Oct 17, 1896

Birthplace: Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Hal K Dawson was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. K Dawson's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "Another Language" (1933), the Paul Muni drama "Dr. Socrates" (1935) and the comedy "Libeled Lady" (1936) with Jean Harlow. He also appeared in "My American Wife" (1936), "Public Enemy's Wife" (1936) and "On Again - Off Again" (1937) with Bert Wheeler. His film career continued throughout the forties in productions like "We Who Are Young" (1940), "Cracked Nuts" (1941) and the dramatic adaptation "Life Begins at Eight-Thirty" (1942) with Monty Woolley. He also appeared in the Betty Grable musical "Song of the Islands" (1942). In the latter part of his career, he tackled roles in "Superman and the Mole Men" (1951), the historical feature "Park Row" (1952) with Gene Evans and the John Forsythe crime feature "The Captive City" (1952). He also appeared in "It Grows on Trees" (1952) with Irene Dunne and "The Glenn Miller Story" (1954). K Dawson more recently appeared in "Brock's Last Case" (NBC, 1972-73). K Dawson passed away in February 1987 at the age of 91.

Highest rated movies

Libeled Lady
The Country Girl
The Captive City

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Brock's Last Case Mr. Henderson (Character) - 1973
No Score Yet 58% The Rat Race Bo Kerry (Character) - 1960
No Score Yet 22% The Alligator People Train Conductor (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet 25% Cattle Empire Geroge Washington Jeffrey (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet 68% Loving You Police Lieutenant (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Foxfire Man Tourist (uncredited) (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 50% Three for the Show Theatre Treasuer (Character) - 1955
75% 77% The Country Girl Actor (Character) - 1954
70% 67% The Captive City Clyde Nelson (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 33% It Grows on Trees John Tutt (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 83% Superman and the Mole Men Chuck Weber (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 31% Double Dynamite Mr. Hartman (uncredited) (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 53% Rhubarb Mr. Fisher (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wabash Avenue Healy (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 57% Chicken Every Sunday Jake Barker (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Shocking Miss Pilgrim Peabody (uncredited) (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 28% The Fabulous Dorseys Artie (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe Sam Carter (uncredited) (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Greenwich Village Herb (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet 0% Baby Face Morgan J.B. Brown (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 60% The Magnificent Dope Charlie (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Life Begins at 8:30 Producer (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 73% Star Dust Cargo (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Profile Ticket Seller (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet 55% The Doctor Takes a Wife Charlie (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Victor Herbert George Faller (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Blackmail Hotel Desk Clerk (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 62% Just Around the Corner Reporter (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet How to Read Annoying Club Member (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Danger, Love at Work Chauffeur (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet On Again, Off Again Sanford (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Love and Hisses Music Store Clerk (Character) - 1937
86% 87% Libeled Lady Harvey Allen (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Public Enemy's Wife Daugherty (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet 60% Dr. Socrates Mel Towne (uncredited) (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 57% Paddy O'Day Motorist (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Another Language Walter Hallam (Character) - 1933

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Apple's Way Cavanaugh (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Room 222 Unknown (Guest Star) 1970
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mannix Aaron Kester (Guest Star) 1969
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Stage Doorman (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet F Troop Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dr. Kildare Unknown (Guest Star) 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Timmy & Lassie Unknown (Guest Star) 1958-1959 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lassie Repairman (Guest Star) 1955 1957-1959 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laramie Storekeeper (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Tall Man The Clerk (Guest Star) 1961-1962
82% 95% The Twilight Zone Old Man (Character) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Deputy Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cheyenne Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bat Masterson Finnegan (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Gun -- Will Travel Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Barber (Guest Star) 1956 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rifleman Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trackdown Gus (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Restless Gun Dan Trayfor (Guest Star) 1957-1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jeff's Collie Unknown (Guest Star) 1955 1957
No Score Yet 98% Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1956-1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Unknown (Guest Star) 1952-1953
No Score Yet 100% Superman Unknown (Guest Star) 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Gene Autry Show Blowfly Jones (Guest Star) 1950