Hal Walker

Director, Actor
A gifted storyteller, Hal Walker managed to captivate audiences with his unique directing style. Walker received his start directing independent films, including early work on "Duffy's Tavern" (1945), the Betty Hutton ... Read more »
Born: 03/20/1896 in Ottumwa, Iowa, USA

Filmography

Director (3)

Road to Bali 1952 (Movie)

(Director)

The Road to Utopia 1946 (Movie)

(Director)

Duffy's Tavern 1945 (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (1)

The Lollipop Girls in Hard Candy 1975 (Movie)

(Actor)
Art Department (1)

The Running Man 1987 (Movie)

(Swing Gang)

Biography

A gifted storyteller, Hal Walker managed to captivate audiences with his unique directing style. Walker received his start directing independent films, including early work on "Duffy's Tavern" (1945), the Betty Hutton comedy "The Stork Club" (1945) and the Bing Crosby comedy "The Road to Utopia" (1946). Walker was nominated for an Assistant Director Academy Award for "Souls at Sea" in 1937. He stuck to film in the fifties and the nineties, heading credits such as the Dean Martin comedy "At War With the Army" (1950), "That's My Boy" (1951) with Dean Martin and "Sailor Beware" (1952) with Dean Martin. He also appeared in "Road to Bali" (1953). Walker was most recently credited in the Andrew Dice Clay action flick "The Adventures of Ford Fairlane" (1990). Walker passed away in July 1972 at the age of 76.

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Wife
survived him

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