Leon Ames

Leon Ames
1902 - 1993

Leon Ames  American Actor


Leon Ames (January 20, 1902 – October 12, 1993) was an American film and television actor. He is best remembered for playing father figures in such films as Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) with Judy Garland as one of his daughters, Little Women (1949), O...

Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship55 yrs
Shortest Relationship55 yrs
Average Relationship Length55 yrs
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Leon
Last Name Ames
Full Name at Birth Leon Waycoff
Age 91 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th January, 1902
Birthplace Portland, Indiana, USA
Died 12th October, 1993
Place of Death Laguna Beach, California, USA
Cause of Death (stroke)
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Meet Me in St. Louis
Year(s) Active 1931–1986
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Male23rd January, 192690 years old


Jake Speed1986 Pop Winston Movie
Peggy Sue Got Married1986 Barney Alvorg Movie
Testament1983 Henry Abhart Movie
Just You and Me, Kid1979 Manduke the Magnificent Movie
The Littlest Hobo1979 Jasper McGillicutty TV Show
The Best Place to Be1979 William Callahan TV Movie
Claws1977 Ben Jones, Forest Commissioner Movie
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries1977 Messenger TV Show
Sherlock Holmes in New York1976 Daniel Furman TV Movie
Timber Tramps1975 Deacon Movie
The Jeffersons1975 Grandpa Willis TV Show
The Meal1975 Bernard Wallace Kroger (as Mr. Leon Ames) Movie
Apple's Way1974 Henshaw TV Show
Brother of the Wind1973 Narrator (voice) Movie
Hammersmith Is Out1972 General Sam Pembroke Movie
Emergency!1972 Dr. Ned Tuttle, Alex Sudoff TV Show
Toklat1971 Old Man, Narrator Movie
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever1970 Burt Clews Movie
Tora! Tora! Tora!1970 Frank Knox Movie
Men at Law1970 TV Show
The Ghost & Mrs. Muir1968 Bradford Williams TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Diedrick TV Show
ABC Stage 671966 Gray TV Show
The Monkey's Uncle1965 Judge Holmsby Movie
Please Don't Eat the Daisies1965 Morton Gregory TV Show
The Misadventures of Merlin Jones1964 Judge Holmsby Movie
Bewitched1964 Mr. Howard McMann TV Show
Son of Flubber1963 President Rufus Daggett Movie
The Beverly Hillbillies1962 Colonel Foxhall TV Show
The Lucy Show1962 Colonel Anderson TV Show
The Virginian1962 Judge Fitzroy TV Show
The Absent-Minded Professor1961 President Rufus Daggett Movie
Father of the Bride1961 Stanley Banks TV Show
From the Terrace1960 Samuel Eaton Movie
My Three Sons1960 Dr. Roy Osborne TV Show
The Andy Griffith Show1960 Mr. Hampton TV Show
The Barbara Stanwyck Show1960 Damon Carlisle TV Show
The Comedy Spot1960 Father TV Show
Maggie1960 Mark Bradley TV Movie
Mister Ed1958 Gordon Kirkwood TV Show
Peyton Place1957 Mr. Harrington Movie
Panic!1957 Harry Hall TV Show
Playhouse 901956 Marvin Tannis TV Show
Engagement Party1956 Elliott Winston Movie
Matinee Theatre1955 TV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955 Col. T. Jennings Parker, Pop TV Show
Front Row Center1955 Nat Miller TV Show
By the Light of the Silvery Moon1953 George Winfield Movie
Let's Do It Again1953 Chet Stuart Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Malcolm Fownes, Dr. Butolph TV Show
Sabre Jet1953 Lt. Col. George Eckert Movie
Life with Father1953 Clarence Day Sr. TV Show
Angel Face1952 Fred Barrett Movie
Cattle Drive1951 Chester Graham Sr. Movie
It's a Big Country1951 Secret Service Man Movie
On Moonlight Bay1951 George Winfield Movie
Ambush1950 Maj. C.E. Breverly Movie
Crisis1950 Sam Proctor Movie
The Big Hangover1950 Carl Bellcap Movie
The Happy Years1950 Samuel H. Stover - Sr. Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Adam TV Show
Dial 11191950 Earl Movie
The Skipper Surprised His Wife1950 Dr. Philip Abbott Movie
Watch the Birdie1950 Grantland D. Farns Movie
Stars Over Hollywood1950 Spade Winters TV Show
Any Number Can Play1949 Dr. Palmer Movie
Battleground1949 The Chaplain Movie
Little Women1949 Mr. March Movie
Scene of the Crime1949 Capt. A.C. Forster Movie
A Date with Judy1948 Lucien T. Pringle Movie
On an Island with You1948 Commander Harrison Movie
The Velvet Touch1948 Gordon Dunning Movie
Studio One in Hollywood1948 Cyrus Walker TV Show
Alias a Gentleman1948 Matt Enley Movie
Lady in the Lake1947 Derace Kingsby Movie
Merton of the Movies1947 Lawrence Rupert Movie
Song of the Thin Man1947 Mitchell Talbin Movie
Undercover Maisie1947 Amor aka Willis Farnes Movie
The Amazing Mr. Nordill1947 Everett Nordill aka Everton Short Film
The Postman Always Rings Twice1946 Kyle Sackett Movie
The Show-Off1946 Frank Harlin Movie
No Leave, No Love1946 Colonel Elliott Movie
The Cockeyed Miracle1946 Ralph Humphrey Movie
The Great Morgan1946 K.F. Studio Exec Movie
Anchors Aweigh1945 Admiral's Aide Movie
Son of Lassie1945 Anton Movie
They Were Expendable1945 Major James Morton Movie
Week-End at the Waldorf1945 Henry Burton Movie
Yolanda and the Thief1945 Mr. Candle Movie
Between Two Women1945 Mr. Masters (uncredited) Movie
Fall Guy1945 Floyd Parkson Short Film
Meet Me in St. Louis1944 Mr. Alonzo Smith Movie
The Thin Man Goes Home1944 Edgar Draque Movie
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo1944 Lieut. Jurika Movie
The Iron Major1943 Robert 'Bob' Stewart Movie
Crime Doctor1943 William Wheeler Movie
Ellery Queen and the Murder Ring1941 John Stack Movie
No Greater Sin1941 Dr. Edward Cavanaugh Movie
East Side Kids1940 Pat O'Day Movie
Blackwell's Island1939 County Prosceutor Ballinger (uncredited) Movie
Man of Conquest1939 John Hoskins Movie
Mr. Moto in Danger Island1939 Commissioner Madero Movie
Code of the Streets1939 'Chick' Foster Movie
Pack Up Your Troubles1939 Adjutant Movie
The Marshal of Mesa City1939 Sheriff Jud Cronin Movie
Thunder Afloat1939 Recruiting Officer (uncredited) Movie
Calling All Marines1939 Murdock Movie
Fugitive at Large1939 Carter Movie
Help Wanted1939 J.T. Evans - Labor Commissioner (uncredited) Short Film
I Was a Convict1939 Jackson Movie
Legion of Lost Flyers1939 Smythe Movie
Panama Patrol1939 Maj. Phillip Waring Movie
Risky Business1939 Hinge Jackson Movie
Mr. Sheldon Goes to Town1939 Salesman Movie
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife1938 Ex-Chauffeur (uncredited) Movie
Mysterious Mr. Moto1938 Paul Brissac Movie
Suez1938 Napoleon III - Emperor of France Movie
Come On, Leathernecks!1938 Otto Wagner, Baroni Movie
International Settlement1938 Monte Silvers Movie
Island in the Sky1938 Marty Butler Movie
The Spy Ring1938 Frank Denton Movie
Cipher Bureau1938 Maj. Philip Waring Movie
Secrets of a Nurse1938 Joe Largo Movie
Strange Faces1938 Joe Gurney Movie
Walking Down Broadway1938 Frank Gatty Movie
Charlie Chan on Broadway1937 Buzz Moran Movie
Murder in Greenwich Village1937 Rodney Hunter Movie
45 Fathers1937 Vincent Movie
Dangerously Yours1937 Phil Movie
Song of Revolt1937 Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle Short Film
Soak the Poor1937 Special Investigator Stanton Short Film
Death in the Air1936 Carl Goering Movie
Reckless1935 Ralph Watson (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Strangers All1935 Frank Walker Movie
Get That Man1935 Don Clayton, McDonald (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Mutiny Ahead1935 McMurtrie Movie
Rescue Squad1935 Lester Vaughn (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Now I'll Tell1934 Max (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
The Count of Monte Cristo1934 Beauchamp Movie
The Crosby Case1934 Clifford Mulford (uncredited) Movie
I'll Tell the World1934 Spud Marshall (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Only Yesterday1933 Lee (uncredited) Movie
Parachute Jumper1933 Pilot with Alabama (uncredited) Movie
Alimony Madness1933 John Thurman (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Forgotten1933 Louie Strauss (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
The Man Who Dared1933 Yosef Novak (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Ship of Wanted Men1933 Capt. John Holden (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Murders in the Rue Morgue1932 Pierre Dupin Movie
That's My Boy1932 Al Williams (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Thirteen Women1932 Undetermined Role (scenes deleted) Movie
Silver Dollar1932 Yates' Secretary (uncredited) Movie
State's Attorney1932 First Trial Prosecutor (uncredited) Movie
Stowaway1932 Tommy (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Cannonball Express1932 Jack Logan Movie
The Famous Ferguson Case1932 Judd Brooks (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
A Successful Calamity1932 Barney Davis - Witon's Junior Associate (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Uptown New York1932 Max Silver (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
Quick Millions1931 Hood (as Leon Waycoff) Movie
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