John Hoyt

John Hoyt

Highest Rated: 95% Julius Caesar (1953)

Lowest Rated: 40% Never So Few (1959)

Birthday: Oct 5, 1905

Birthplace: Bronxville, New York, USA

John Hoyt was a former history teacher and stand-up comedian who entered films after considerable stage work with Orson Welles' Mercury Theater in the late 1930s and early 40s. A prolific character actor in over 75 movies, Hoyt often played scientists, aristocrats and assorted authority figures, as well as turning in his fair share of mad professors.

Highest rated movies

Julius Caesar
Brute Force
The Big Combo
The Man With the X-Ray Eyes
When Worlds Collide
Blackboard Jungle
My Favorite Brunette
Moonfleet

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Oh My God? Film Editor $38.2K 2009
67% 76% Flesh Gordon Prof. Gordon (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol Minister (Character) - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Intruders Appleton (Character) - 1970
No Score Yet 57% Duel at Diablo Chata (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gunpoint Mayor Osborne (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Operation C.I.A. Wells (Character) - 1965
No Score Yet 26% The Time Travelers Dr. Varno (Character) - 1964
88% 66% The Man With the X-Ray Eyes Dr. Willard Benson (Character) - 1963
62% 69% Cleopatra Cassius (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet 69% Merrill's Marauders Gen. Joseph Stilwell (Character) - 1962
40% 34% Never So Few Col. Reed (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet 44% Curse of the Undead Dr. John Carter (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Beast of Budapest Unknown (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fantastic Puppet People Mr. Franz (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet 29% Attack of the Puppet People Mr. Franz (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Krane Harry (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sierra Stranger Sheriff (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 56% Baby Face Nelson Samuel F. Parker (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet God Is My Partner Gordon Palmer (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Come On Harold King/Harley Kendrick (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 10% The Conqueror Shaman (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mohawk Butler (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 47% Forever Darling Bill Finlay (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 57% Death of a Scoundrel Mr. O'Hara (Character) - 1956
76% 78% Blackboard Jungle Mr. Warneke (Character) - 1955
93% 81% The Big Combo Nils Dreyer (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Purple Mask Rochet (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 85% Trial Ralph Castillo (Character) - 1955
69% 70% Moonfleet Magistrate Maskew (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 68% Desiree Talleyrand (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sins of Jezebel Elijah/Narrator (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet 81% Casanova's Big Night Maggiorin (Character) - 1954
57% 73% The Student Prince Prime Minister (Character) - 1954
95% 81% Julius Caesar Decius Brutus (Character) - 1953
43% 50% Androcles and the Lion Cato (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 32% The Black Castle Count Steiken (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 57% Inside Straight Flutey Johnson (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Company She Keeps Judge Kendall (Character) - 1951
78% 63% When Worlds Collide Sydney Stanton (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 5% The Lost Continent Michael Rostov (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet 1837 Father Antoine (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 48% The Bribe Gibbs (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 14% Trapped Agent John Downey/Johnny Hackett (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Dan Patch Ben Lathrop (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 27% The Lady Gambles Dr. Rojac (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Everybody Does It Wilkins (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sealed Verdict Gen. Otto Steigmann (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Decision of Christopher Blake Caldwell (Character) - 1948
75% 69% My Favorite Brunette Dr. Lundau (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 53% The Unfaithful Det. Lt. Reynolds (Character) - 1947
94% 87% Brute Force Spencer (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 40% O.S.S. Col. Paul Meister (Character) - 1946

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gimme a Break Grandpa Stanley Kanisky (Character),
Unknown (Guest Star)
1982-1987
43% 95% Battlestar Galactica Sire Domra (Guest Star) 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet Police Woman Walter Peydon (Guest Star) 1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Six Million Dollar Man Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
100% 100% Kolchak: The Night Stalker Unknown (Guest Star) 1975
55% 100% Planet of the Apes Unknown (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Banacek Unknown (Guest Star) 1973
No Score Yet 100% Hogan's Heroes Unknown (Guest Star) 1967-1971
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Flying Nun Unknown (Guest Star) 1970
No Score Yet No Score Yet Iron Horse Unknown (Guest Star) 1966-1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Petticoat Junction Unknown (Guest Star) 1963 1966-1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laredo Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Wild, Wild West Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Big Valley Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet 100% The Beverly Hillbillies Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
No Score Yet 100% Bonanza Unknown (Guest Star) 1962 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet 12 O'Clock High Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
100% No Score Yet The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
No Score Yet 50% Get Smart Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Spy Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Loner Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
83% 83% The Munsters Unknown (Guest Star) 1964-1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Alfred Hitchcock Hour Unknown (Character) 1964
92% 100% The Outer Limits Unknown (Character) 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wagon Train Unknown (Guest Star) 1958 1963-1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dr. Kildare Unknown (Guest Star) 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Grindl Unknown (Guest Star) 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Thomas Webber (Guest Star) 1958 1961 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Dakotas Governor (Guest Star) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laramie Maj. John Ellis (Guest Star) 1959 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Gun -- Will Travel Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
82% 95% The Twilight Zone Dr. Loren (Character) 1960-1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Zane Grey Theater Unknown (Character) 1956 1960-1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gunslinger Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet 90% Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Marshal Dillon Unknown (Guest Star) 1957 1960
No Score Yet 100% Gunsmoke Rex Propter (Guest Star) 1957 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rifleman Unknown (Guest Star) 1959-1960
No Score Yet 100% Rawhide Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Death Valley Days Unknown (Character) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Deputy Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Untouchables Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Johnny Staccato Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Red Skelton Show Guest 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet The David Niven Show Superior (Character) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Zorro Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Frontier Doctor Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet 100% Leave It to Beaver Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Thin Man Mr. Sitwell (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mike Hammer Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Burns and Allen Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Climax! Unknown (Character) 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Stage 7 Anson Hall (Character) 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Mickey Rooney Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Unknown (Guest Star) 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Letter to Loretta Unknown (Character) 1954