Richard Denning

Richard Denning & Pat Crowley
1914 - 1998

Richard Denning  American Actor


Richard Denning (March 27, 1914 – October 11, 1998) was an American actor best known for starring in science fiction films of the 1950s, including Unknown Island (1948), Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Target Earth (1954), Day the World Ended ...

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship43 yrs, 11 mths
Shortest Relationship6 mths
Average Relationship Length19 yrs, 1 mth
First Name Richard
Middle Name Albert Heindrich
Last Name Denning
Full Name at Birth Louis Albert Heindrich Denninger Jr.
Age 84 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th March, 1914
Birthplace Poughkeepsie, New York, U.S.
Died 11th October, 1998
Place of Death Cardiac Arrest
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Average
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Black Lagoon (1954)
Year(s) Active 1937–1989
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The Asphalt Cowboy1980 Charles Van Heuran TV Movie
McCloud1970 Edgar Hamilton TV Show
I Sailed to Tahiti with an All Girl Crew1968 Commodore Movie
Hawaii Five-O1968 Governor TV Show
Alice Through the Looking Glass1966 Alice's Father TV Movie
I Spy1965 Delaney TV Show
Karen1964 Steve Scott TV Show
Twice-Told Tales1963 Jonathan Maulle Movie
Going My Way1962 Larry McMullen TV Show
Michael Shayne1960 Michael Shayne TV Show
No Greater Love1960 Movie
The Flying Doctor1959 Dr. Greg Graham (the flying doctor), Dr. Greg Graham TV Show
The Lady Takes a Flyer1958 Al Reynolds Movie
Desert Hell1958 Sgt. Major Pierre Benet Movie
An Affair to Remember1957 Kenneth Bradley Movie
Naked Paradise1957 Duke Bradley Movie
The Black Scorpion1957 Hank Scott Movie
The Buckskin Lady1957 Dr. Bruce Merritt Movie
Girls in Prison1956 Rev. Fulton Movie
The Oklahoma Woman1956 Steve Ward Movie
Million Dollar Manhunt1956 Maj. Gregory Keen Movie
Creature with the Atom Brain1955 Dr. Chet Walker Movie
Day the World Ended1955 Rick Movie
The Magnificent Matador1955 Mark Russell Movie
Cheyenne1955 Capt. Quinlan TV Show
Crossroads1955 Reverend Lloyd E. Williams, Rev. George Bolton, Dr. Ira Langston TV Show
Air Strike1955 Cmdr. Stanley Blair Movie
The Crooked Web1955 Frank Daniel Movie
The Gun That Won the West1955 'Dakota' Jack Gaines Movie
TV Reader's Digest1955 Don Wilkerson TV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955 William Broder TV Show
Creature from the Black Lagoon1954 Mark Williams Movie
Jivaro1954 Jerry Russell Movie
Target Earth1954 Frank Brooks Movie
Battle of Rogue River1954 Stacey Wyatt Movie
The Glass Web1953 Dave Markson Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Jim Kendall, Dr. Mark Andrews TV Show
The 49th Man1953 Chief Investigator Paul Reagan Movie
Target Hong Kong1953 Mike Lassiter Movie
Hangman's Knot1952 Lee Kemper Movie
Okinawa1952 Lt. Phillips Movie
Scarlet Angel1952 Malcolm Bradley Movie
Cavalcade of America1952 Eli Whitney TV Show
Mr. & Mrs. North1952 Jerry North TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952 Charlie Frye, Davey Jones, Barney Maddock TV Show
Week-End with Father1951 Don Adams Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
Flame of Stamboul1951 Larry Wilson Movie
Insurance Investigator1951 Tom Davison Movie
Secrets of Beauty1951 Dr. John Waldron Movie
No Man of Her Own1950 Hugh Harkness Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Jeff TV Show
Double Deal1950 Buzz Doyle Movie
The Bigelow Theatre1950 TV Show
Harbor of Missing Men1950 Jim 'Brooklyn' Gannon Movie
Unknown Island1948 John Fairbanks Movie
Studio One in Hollywood1948 Jack Marshall TV Show
Caged Fury1948 Blaney Lewis Movie
Lady at Midnight1948 Peter Wiggins Movie
Disaster1948 Bill Wyatt Movie
Seven Were Saved1947 Captain Allen Danton Movie
Black Beauty1946 Bill Dixon Movie
The Fabulous Suzanne1946 Rex Movie
The Glass Key1942 Taylor Henry Movie
Beyond the Blue Horizon1942 Jackra the Magnificent Movie
Ice-Capades Revue1942 Jeff Stewart Movie
Quiet Please: Murder1942 Hal McByrne Movie
Adam Had Four Sons1941 Jack Stoddard (older) Movie
West Point Widow1941 Lt. Rhody Graves Movie
Love Thy Neighbor1940 Joe Movie
North West Mounted Police1940 Constable Thornton Movie
Emergency Squad1940 Dan Barton Movie
Golden Gloves1940 Bill Crane Movie
Queen of the Mob1940 Charlie Webster Movie
Seventeen1940 Jack Movie
The Farmer's Daughter1940 Dennis Crane Movie
Those Were the Days!1940 Briggs Movie
Parole Fixer1940 Bruce Eaton Movie
Geronimo1939 Lt. Larned (uncredited) Movie
King of Chinatown1939 Protective Association Henchman Movie
Million Dollar Legs1939 Hunk Jordan Movie
Some Like It Hot1939 Mr. Weems Movie
Union Pacific1939 Reporter (uncredited) Movie
Disputed Passage1939 Student (uncredited) Movie
Hotel Imperial1939 Movie
Persons in Hiding1939 Powder, Henchman Movie
Television Spy1939 Dick Randolph Movie
The Gracie Allen Murder Case1939 Fred Movie
The Star Maker1939 Assistant Dance Director Movie
Ambush1939 Police Garage Mechanic Movie
Grand Jury Secrets1939 Murph Movie
I'm from Missouri1939 Plane Pilot (uncredited) Movie
The Night of Nights1939 Call Boy (uncredited) Movie
Our Neighbors - The Carters1939 Pilot (uncredited) Movie
Sudden Money1939 Johnny Jordan Movie
Undercover Doctor1939 Frank Oliver Movie
College Swing1938 Student (uncredited) Movie
Give Me a Sailor1938 Sailor (uncredited) Movie
Her Jungle Love1938 Pilot (uncredited) Movie
The Big Broadcast of 19381938 Officer of The S.S. Gigantic (uncredited) Movie
The Buccaneer1938 Captain Reid Movie
The Texans1938 Cpl. Parker CSA (uncredited) Movie
You and Me1938 Salesman Movie
Campus Confessions1938 Buck Hogan Movie
King of Alcatraz1938 Harry Vay Movie
Say It in French1938 Elevator Passenger (uncredited) Movie
The Arkansas Traveler1938 Bit Role (uncredited) Movie
Illegal Traffic1938 Silk Patterson Movie
Touchdown, Army1938 Cadet (uncredited) Movie
Wells Fargo1937 Minor Role (uncredited) Movie
Night Club Scandal1937 Vera's Naval Fiancé (scenes deleted) Movie
Hold 'Em Navy1937 Midshipman Jepson Movie
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    albert millerOct 26, 2007

    One of hollywood`s most under appreciated good actors. A very handsome man, who was badly handled,by the business.

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