William Benedict Movies List

William Benedict
William Benedict
16-04-1917
Haskell, Oklahoma, USA
39

Actor William Benedict Filmography

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Showing 1 to 10 of 39 movies
The Hallelujah Trail
The Hallelujah Trail ( English )
Director: John Sturges
Release date: 23-06-1965
The Magnetic Monster
The Magnetic Monster ( English )
Music Director: Blaine Sanford , Paul Beaver
Release date: 18-02-1953
Lucky Losers
Lucky Losers ( English )
Director: William Beaudine
Release date: 14-05-1950
Blonde Dynamite
Blonde Dynamite ( English )
Director: William Beaudine
Release date: 12-02-1950
Master Minds
Master Minds ( English )
Director: Jean Yarbrough
Release date: 27-11-1949
Never Say Goodbye
Never Say Goodbye ( English )
Director: James V. Kern , Philip Quinn
Music Director: Friedrich Hollaender
Release date: 12-12-1946
Do You Love Me
Do You Love Me ( English )
Director: Gregory Ratoff
Release date: 17-05-1946
Live Wires
Live Wires ( English )
Artist: Leo Gorcey , Huntz Hall , Mike Mazurki , Bobby Jordan , William Benedict
Director: Phil Karlson
Release date: 12-01-1946
Mr. Muggs Rides Again
Mr. Muggs Rides Again ( English )
Artist: Leo Gorcey , Huntz Hall , William Benedict , Johnny Duncan , Buddy Gorman
Director: Wallace Fox
Release date: 15-07-1945
The Whistler
The Whistler ( English )
Director: William Castle , Richard Monroe
Music Director: René Garriguenc , Lucien Moraweck , Hugh McDowell Jr.
Release date: 30-03-1944
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Showing 1 to 10 of 39 movies

William Benedict Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. William Benedict (April 16, 1917 – November 25, 1999) was an American actor, perhaps best known for playing "Whitey" in Monogram Pictures' The Bowery Boys series. Born in Haskell, Oklahoma, he took part in school theatricals, and on leaving school he made his way to Hollywood. His first film was $10 Raise (1935) starring Edward Everett Horton, which launched Benedict on a busy career. The blond-haired Benedict almost always played juvenile roles, such as newsboys, messengers, office boys, and farmhands. In 1939, when Universal Pictures began its Little Tough Guys series to compete with the popular Dead End Kids features, Billy Benedict was recruited into the cast. These films led him into the similar East Side Kids movies (usually playing a member of the East Side gang, but occasionally in villainous roles). The East Side Kids became The Bowery Boys in 1946, and Benedict stayed with the series (as "Whitey") through the end of 1951. Other films included My Little Chickadee (1940) starring W. C. Fields and Mae West, The Ox-Bow Incident (1943), Ed Wood's Bride of the Monster (1955), The Sting (1973) and Farewell, My Lovely (1975). Benedict never shook his juvenile image completely, and continued to play messengers and news vendors well into his sixties. He also worked often in television commercials.

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