Richard Egan

Highest Rated: 85% Pollyanna (1960)
Birthday: Jul 29, 1921
Birthplace: Not Available
A holder of a BA degree from the University of San Francisco, Richard Egan was an Army judo instructor during WorldWar II. While working towards his MA in theatre at Stanford University, the rugged Egan was discovered by a Warner Bros. talent scout. After his apprenticeship in supporting roles, Egan was signed as a leading man by 20th Century-Fox, where he was touted as "another Gable." Most comfortable in brawling adventure films, Egan proved a capable dramatic actor in such films as A View from Pompey's Head (1955). Many of his starring appearances in the 1960s were in such esoterica as Esther and the King (1960) and The 300 Spartans (1962) and in foreign-filmed westerns. In 1962, Egan starred as Jim Redigo, foreman of a sprawling New Mexico ranch, in the contemporary western TV series Empire; for its second season, the series was shortened from one hour to thirty minutes per week, and retitled Redigo. During his last decade, Richard Egan was a prolific dinner-theatre star throughout the U.S., and also appeared as Samuel Clegg II on the TV daytime drama Capitol.


Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet Undercover Girl Actor 2013
60% Delivery Method Actor Screenwriter 2004
No Score Yet Ghost Fever Screenwriter 1987
No Score Yet The Sweet Creek County War Judd Firman 1978
No Score Yet The Amsterdam Kill Ridgeway 1977
No Score Yet Day of the Wolves Pete Anderson 1973
No Score Yet The House That Would Not Die Pat 1970
No Score Yet The Big Cube Frederick 1969
No Score Yet Chubasco Sebastian 1968
No Score Yet The Destructors Dan Street 1968
No Score Yet The 300 Spartans King Leonidas 1962
40% Esther and the King King Ahasuerus 1960
85% Pollyanna Dr. Edmond Chilton 1960
83% A Summer Place Ken Jorgenson 1959
No Score Yet These Thousand Hills Jehu 1959
No Score Yet The Hunters Col. Dutch Imil, CO 54th Fighter Group 1958
No Score Yet Slaughter on Tenth Avenue William Keating 1957
55% Love Me Tender Vance Reno 1956
No Score Yet Tension at Table Rock Wes Tancred 1956
No Score Yet The Revolt of Mamie Stover Jim 1956
80% Violent Saturday Boyd Fairchild 1955
No Score Yet Untamed Kurt Hout 1955
No Score Yet Underwater! Johnny Gray 1955
No Score Yet Seven Cities of Gold Jose 1955
80% Demetrius and the Gladiators Dardanius 1954
No Score Yet Gog David Sheppard 1954
No Score Yet Wicked Woman Matt Bannister 1953
No Score Yet The Kid from Left Field Billy Lorant 1953
No Score Yet Split Second Dr. Garven 1953
No Score Yet The Glory Brigade Sgt. Johnson 1953
No Score Yet The Devil Makes Three Lt. Parker 1952
No Score Yet One Minute to Zero Capt. Ralston 1952
No Score Yet Cripple Creek Strap Galland 1952
No Score Yet The Battle at Apache Pass Sgt. Bernard 1952
No Score Yet Blackbeard, the Pirate Briggs 1952
No Score Yet Bright Victory Sgt. John Masterson 1951
No Score Yet Up Front (Up Front with Mauldin) Capa 1951
No Score Yet Hollywood Story Police Lt. Bud Lennox 1951
No Score Yet The Golden Horde Gill 1951
No Score Yet Flame of Araby Capt. Fezil 1951
No Score Yet Highway 301 Herbie Brooks 1950
No Score Yet The Killer That Stalked New York Owney 1950
No Score Yet Kansas Raiders 1st Lieutenant 1950
No Score Yet Wyoming Mail Beale 1950
No Score Yet The Damned Don't Cry Roy Whitehead 1950


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