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      Nelson Leigh

      Nelson Leigh

      Highest Rated: 93% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

      Lowest Rated: 40% World Without End (1956)

      Birthday: Jan 1, 1905

      Birthplace: Mississippi, USA

      Nelson Leigh was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Leigh began his acting career with roles in such films as the Andy Clyde western "Texas Masquerade" (1944), "Identity Unknown" (1945) and the Dick Powell drama "Cornered" (1945). He also appeared in "Brick Bradford" (1948), the adventure "Adventures of Sir Galahad" (1949) with George Reeves and the Johnny Weissmuller adventure "The Lost Tribe" (1949). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the adventurous drama "Hurricane Island" (1951) with Jon Hall, the Johnny Weissmuller adventure "Savage Mutiny" (1953) and "The Virgin Queen" (1955). He also appeared in the crime picture "Creature With the Atom Brain" (1955) with Richard Denning. In the latter part of his career, he tackled roles in the adaptation "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" (1957) with Burt Lancaster, the drama "God Is My Partner" (1957) with Walter Brennan and the drama "Jet Pilot" (1957) with John Wayne. He also appeared in "Bombers B-52" (1957) with Natalie Wood and "In Love and War" (1958) with Robert Wagner. Leigh last acted in "A Gathering of Eagles" (1963). Leigh passed away in July 1985 at the age of 80.

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      World Without End

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      Movies

      Credit
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Where Jesus Walked Jesus (Character) - 1995
      No Score Yet 57% A Gathering of Eagles Gen. Aymes (Character) - 1963
      No Score Yet 25% Ma Barker's Killer Brood George Barker (Character) - 1960
      No Score Yet 86% The Dark at the Top of the Stairs Ed Peabody (Character) - 1960
      No Score Yet 30% Bombers B-52 Brig. General Wayne Acton (Character) - 1957
      No Score Yet No Score Yet God Is My Partner Rev. William Goodwin (Character) - 1957
      40% 30% World Without End Dr. Eldon Galbraithe (Character) - 1956
      No Score Yet 43% The First Texan Col. Hockley (Character) - 1956
      No Score Yet 27% Creature With the Atom Brain Dr. Kenneth C. Norton (Character) - 1955
      93% 88% Rebel Without a Cause Desk sergeant No. 1 (uncredited) (Character) - 1955
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Jesse James vs. the Daltons Father Kerrigan (Character) - 1954
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Jack Slade Alf Slade (Character) - 1953
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Valley of Head Hunters Unknown (Character) - 1953
      No Score Yet 62% Hill Number One Joseph of Arimathea (Character) - 1951
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Pilgrimage Play Jesus of Nazareth (Character) - 1950
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lost Tribe Zoron (Character) - 1949
      No Score Yet 58% Cornered Dominion Official (uncredited) (Character) - 1945
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Louisiana Hayride Wiffle (Character) - 1944

      TV

      Credit
      No Score Yet 100% Bonanza Unknown (Guest Star) 1966-1967
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Judge John Davis (Guest Star) 1959-1961 1964
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Surfside 6 Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Men Into Space General Adams (Guest Star) 1960
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Lassie Herman the Hermit (Guest Star) 1960
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Timmy & Lassie Unknown (Guest Star) 1960
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Cheyenne Unknown (Guest Star) 1957
      No Score Yet 100% Father Knows Best Unknown (Guest Star) 1957
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Mayor Hoover (Guest Star) 1956
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Unknown (Guest Star) 1950