Wally Vernon

Wally Vernon worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. Vernon's earliest roles were in film, including "Mountain Music" (1937) with Bob Burns, "You Can't Have Everything" (1937) and the ... Read more »
Born: 05/27/1905

Filmography

Actor (5)

What a Way to Go! 1963 (Movie)

Agent (Actor)

Affair With a Stranger 1952 (Movie)

Joe (Actor)

Always Leave Them Laughing 1948 (Movie)

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Behind Locked Doors 1948 (Movie)

Sign Painter (Actor)

Reveille With Beverly 1942 (Movie)

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Biography

Wally Vernon worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. Vernon's earliest roles were in film, including "Mountain Music" (1937) with Bob Burns, "You Can't Have Everything" (1937) and the Tyrone Power musical "Alexander's Ragtime Band" (1938). He also appeared in the musical "Happy Landing" (1938) with Sonja Henie, the The Ritz Brothers musical comedy "Kentucky Moonshine" (1938) and the musical "Broadway Serenade" (1939) with Jeanette MacDonald. He kept working in film throughout the thirties and the forties, starring in "Tail Spin" (1939), "The Gorilla" (1939) and the comedy "Sailor's Lady" (1940) with Nancy Kelly. He also appeared in "Fugitive From Sonora" (1943), "Reveille With Beverly" (1943) with Ann Miller and the Lucille Bremer thriller "Behind Locked Doors" (1948). Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in the comedy "Always Leave Them Laughing" (1949) with Milton Berle, "Beauty on Parade" (1950) and the Don "Red" Barry western "I Shot Billy the Kid" (1950). He also appeared in "Bloodhounds of Broadway" (1952), the adaptation "What Price Glory" (1952) with James Cagney and "Affair With a Stranger" (1953). Vernon last acted in the Shirley MacLaine musical comedy "What a Way to Go!" (1964).

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