Roy Barcroft

Actor, Musician, Army officer
Roy Barcroft was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Barcroft landed roles in various films, including "The Stranger From Arizona" (1938), "The Phantom Creeps" (1939) and the ... Read more »
Born: 09/07/1902 in Crab Orchard, Nebraska, USA

Filmography

Actor (18)

Monte Walsh 1970 (Movie)

(Actor)

Gaily, Gaily 1969 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Reivers 1969 (Movie)

Ed (Actor)

Bandolero! 1968 (Movie)

Bartender (Actor)

The Way West 1966 (Movie)

Masters (Actor)

Billy the Kid vs. Dracula 1965 (Movie)

Marshal Griffin (Actor)

Texas Across the River 1965 (Movie)

Cy Morton (Actor)

Six Black Horses 1961 (Movie)

(Actor)

Ten Who Dared 1960 (Movie)

Jim Baker (Actor)

Escort West 1958 (Movie)

Doyle (Actor)

Band of Angels 1957 (Movie)

Gillespie--the Overseer (Actor)

The Last Hunt 1956 (Movie)

Barfly (Actor)

Man Without a Star 1955 (Movie)

Sheriff Olson (Actor)

Oklahoma! 1955 (Movie)

Marshal (Actor)

The Spoilers 1955 (Movie)

Marshal (Actor)

Rogue Cop 1954 (Movie)

Lieutenant Vince D Bardeman (Actor)

Dakota 1945 (Movie)

(Actor)

Laramie (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Roy Barcroft was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Barcroft landed roles in various films, including "The Stranger From Arizona" (1938), "The Phantom Creeps" (1939) and the George "Gabby" Hayes western "The Renegade Trail" (1939). He also appeared in the Russell Hayden western "Silver on the Sage" (1939), the Russell Hayden western "The Showdown" (1940) and the action picture "Yukon Flight" (1940) with James Newill. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the forties, appearing in the western "Hidden Valley Outlaws" (1944) with Billy Elliott, the western "Lights of Old Santa Fe" (1944) with Roy Rogers and "D-Day on Mars" (1945) with Dennis Moore. He also appeared in the western "Bells of Rosarita" (1945) with Roy Rogers. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Rex Allen Sr. western "The Arizona Cowboy" (1950), "Desperadoes of the West" (1950) with Richard Powers and "Radar Men From the Moon" (1952). He also appeared in "The Captive of Billy the Kid" (1952) and the Brian Donlevy crime picture "Hoodlum Empire" (1952). Barcroft was most recently credited in the dramatic adaptation "Monte Walsh" (1970) with Lee Marvin. Barcroft passed away in November 1969 at the age of 67.

Milestones

1932

Film acting debut

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