Dayton Lummis

Dayton Lummis was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lummis started his acting career landing roles in such films as "Man in the Dark" (1953), the Marlon Brando dramatic adaptation "Julius Caesar" (1953) ... Read more »
Born: 08/08/1903

Filmography

Actor (20)

Beauty and the Beast 1961 (Movie)

(Actor)

Jack the Giant Killer 1961 (Movie)

King Mark (Actor)

Law of the Plainsman 1959 - 1960 (TV Show)

Actor

Spartacus 1960 (Movie)

Symmachus (Actor)

The Music Box Kid 1959 (Movie)

Father Gorman (Actor)

Monkey on My Back 1957 (Movie)

McAvoy (Actor)

A Day of Fury 1956 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Wrong Man 1956 (Movie)

Judge (Actor)

The Court Martial of Billy Mitchell 1955 (Movie)

General Douglas MacArthur (Actor)

The Prodigal 1955 (Movie)

Caleb (Actor)

The Spoilers 1955 (Movie)

Wheaton (Actor)

The View From Pompey's Head 1955 (Movie)

Barlowe (Actor)

Demetrius and the Gladiators 1954 (Movie)

Magistrate (Actor)

High Society 1954 (Movie)

H. Stuyvesant Jones (Actor)

Prince of Players 1954 (Movie)

English Doctor (Actor)

The Glenn Miller Story 1954 (Movie)

Colonel Spaulding (Actor)

All I Desire 1953 (Movie)

Colonel Underwood (Actor)

China Venture 1953 (Movie)

Dr Masterson (Actor)

Man in the Dark 1953 (Movie)

Dr Marston (Actor)

The Golden Blade 1953 (Movie)

Munkar (Actor)

Biography

Dayton Lummis was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lummis started his acting career landing roles in such films as "Man in the Dark" (1953), the Marlon Brando dramatic adaptation "Julius Caesar" (1953) and "All I Desire" (1953). He also appeared in the adventure "The Golden Blade" (1953) with Rock Hudson, the Edmond O'Brien action film "China Venture" (1953) and the James Stewart biopic "The Glenn Miller Story" (1954). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Leo Gorcey comedy "High Society" (1955), the biopic "Prince of Players" (1955) with Richard Burton and the drama "The Prodigal" (1955) with Lana Turner. He also appeared in the Richard Egan dramatic adaptation "The View From Pompey's Head" (1955). Nearing the end of his career, he continued to act in the Henry Fonda crime picture "The Wrong Man" (1956), "Monkey on My Back" (1957) and "The Music Box Kid" (1960). He also appeared in the historical feature "Spartacus" (1960) with Kirk Douglas and "Beauty and the Beast" (1962) with Joyce Taylor. Lummis more recently acted in "Jack the Giant Killer" (1962). Lummis passed away in March 1988 at the age of 85.

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