Mel Welles

Mel Welles was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Welles appeared in such films as the adaptation "Gun Fury" (1953) with Rock Hudson, the Fred MacMurray crime drama "Pushover" ... Read more »
Born: 02/17/1924

Filmography

Actor (24)

Wizards of the Lost Kingdom II 1989 (Movie)

Caedmon (Actor)

Rented Lips 1988 (Movie)

Milo (Actor)

Invasion Earth: The Aliens Are Here 1987 (Movie)

Mr Davar (Actor)

Chopping Mall 1986 (Movie)

(Actor)

Commando Squad 1986 (Movie)

Quintano (Actor)

Body and Soul 1982 (Movie)

Joe Gillardi (Actor)

Homework 1982 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Last American Virgin 1981 (Movie)

Druggist (Actor)

Wolfen 1981 (Movie)

ESS Voice (Actor)

Dr. Heckyl & Mr. Hype 1979 (Movie)

Dr Vince Hinkle (Actor)

The Little Shop of Horrors 1960 (Movie)

Gravis Mushnik (Actor)

The Brothers Karamazov 1958 (Movie)

Trifon Borissovitch (Actor)

Attack of the Crab Monsters 1957 (Movie)

Dr Jules Deveraux (Actor)

The 27th Day 1957 (Movie)

Marshall (Actor)

Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy 1955 (Movie)

Iben (Actor)

Soldier of Fortune 1955 (Movie)

Rocha (Actor)

The Big Knife 1955 (Movie)

Bearded Man (Actor)

Wyoming Renegades 1955 (Movie)

(Actor)

Pushover 1954 (Movie)

Detective (Actor)

The Racers 1954 (Movie)

Fiori (Actor)

Gun Fury 1952 (Movie)

(Actor)

Baby Dolls (TV Show)

Actor

Dragon's Blood (TV Show)

Voice

The Undead (Movie)

Smokin (Actor)
Director (2)

La Figlia di Frankenstein 1970 (Movie)

(Director)

Baby Dolls (TV Show)

Director
Production Management (1)

Invasion Earth: The Aliens Are Here 1987 (Movie)

(Production Manager)
Casting (1)

Invasion Earth: The Aliens Are Here 1987 (Movie)

(Casting)
Other (2)

Sapiches 1981 (Movie)

post-synchronization director (Post-Production)

Shifshuf Naim 1980 (Movie)

post-synchronization director (Post-Production)

Biography

Mel Welles was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In his early acting career, Welles appeared in such films as the adaptation "Gun Fury" (1953) with Rock Hudson, the Fred MacMurray crime drama "Pushover" (1954) and the dramatic adaptation "The Racers" (1955) with Kirk Douglas. He also appeared in "Wyoming Renegades" (1955) with Phil Carey, the adventure "Soldier of Fortune" (1955) with Clark Gable and "Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy" (1955) with Bud Abbott. He continued to act in productions like the Allison Hayes horror movie "The Undead" (1957), the Yul Brynner dramatic adaptation "The Brothers Karamazov" (1958) and the comedy adaptation "The Little Shop of Horrors" (1961) with Jonathan Haze. In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in the Lawrence Monoson comedy "The Last American Virgin" (1982), "Homework" (1982) and "Chopping Mall" (1986). He also appeared in the Brian Thompson action movie "Commando Squad" (1987). Welles last directed the Joseph Cotten horror flick "La Figlia di Frankenstein" (2004). Welles was married to Meri Wells. Welles passed away in August 2005 at the age of 81.

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