Richard Carlson

Richard Carlson
1912 - 1977

Richard Carlson  American Actor


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Richard Carlson was in a relationship with Janet Gaynor (1938).


American Actor Richard Carlson was born Richard Dutoit Carlson on 29th April, 1912 in Albert Lea, MN, USA and passed away on 2nd Nov 1977 Encino, CA, USA aged 65. He is most remembered for The Creature from the Black Lagoon. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Richard Carlson was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Barbara Stanwyck in All I Desire (1953), Julie Adams in Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Lana Turner in Dancing Co-Ed (1939) and Susan Peters in Young Ideas (1943).

Richard Carlson is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and American television directors.


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First Name Richard
Last Name Carlson
Full Name at Birth Richard Dutoit Carlson
Alternative Name Dick
Age 65 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th April, 1912
Birthplace Albert Lea, MN, USA
Died 2nd November, 1977
Place of Death Encino, CA, USA
Cause of Death Cerebral Hemorrhage
Buried Los Angeles National Cemetery
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Athletic
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University MA, English, University of Minnesota
Occupation Text Actor, director, screenwriter
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Creature from the Black Lagoon
Year(s) Active 1937–75, 1937–1975, 1935–1975

Richard Dutoit Carlson (April 29, 1912 – November 25, 1977) was an American actor, television and film director, and screenwriter.

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Richard Carlson65 TaurusActor
Janet Gaynor77 LibraActress


Khan!1975TV Show
Mobile One1975Bill QuintonTV Show
Freedom 20001974Short Film
Cannon1971Mr. Archibald, Owen McMahonTV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Al Downes, Elliot CordTV Show
Change of Habit1969Bishop FinleyMovie
The Valley of Gwangi1969Champ ConnorsMovie
The Power1968N. E. Van ZandtMovie
It Takes a Thief1968Daniel K. RyderTV Show
Lancer1968Judah AbbottTV Show
The Doomsday Flight1966Chief Pilot Bob SheaTV Movie
Kid Rodelo1966LinkMovie
The F.B.I.1965Harold David DewittTV Show
Della1964David StaffordMovie
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea1964Lars MattsonTV Show
Burke's Law1963Dr. Carol Smith, Nels ManningTV Show
Arrest and Trial1963Turner LeighTV Show
The Fugitive1963Allan PruittTV Show
Going My Way1962Francis DelaneyTV Show
The Virginian1962Major Ralph Forrester, Sheriff MardenTV Show
Bus Stop1961George WhaleyTV Show
Tormented1960Tom StewartMovie
The Aquanauts1960Ross PorterTV Show
Thriller1960Guy GuthrieTV Show
The Chevy Mystery Show1960Dr. Roy FlemingTV Show
Bonanza1959Arch HollinbeckTV Show
Rawhide1959Major BufordTV Show
Riverboat1959Paul DrakeTV Show
The Unchained Goddess1958The WriterTV Movie
Mackenzie's Raiders1958Col. Ranald S. Mackenzie, Colonel MackenzieTV Show
The Helen Morgan Story1957Russell WadeMovie
Hemo the Magnificent1957Mr. Fiction WriterTV Movie
Perry Mason1957Anthony Fry, Clete HawleyTV Show
Wagon Train1957Adam Vance, Lt. BurnsTV Show
The Strange Case of the Cosmic Rays1957The Fiction WriterTV Movie
Three for Jamie Dawn1956Martin RandomMovie
The Last Command1955William B. TravisMovie
Crossroads1955Father William Wendt, Rabbi Avraham SoltesTV Show
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
An Annapolis Story1955Introductory Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
Bengazi1955Insp. LeveringMovie
Creature from the Black Lagoon1954Dr. David ReedMovie
Riders to the Stars1954Dr. Jerry LockwoodMovie
Climax!1954Cass Terhgune, Col. DobieTV Show
The Best of Broadway1954Mike ConnorTV Show
It Came from Outer Space1953John PutnamMovie
Seminole1953Major Harlan DeganMovie
The Golden Blade1953Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
The Magnetic Monster1953Dr. Jeffrey StewartMovie
The Maze1953Gerald MacTeamMovie
All I Desire1953Henry MurdochMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Archie HawkinsTV Show
I Led 3 Lives1953Herbert A. PhilbrickTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953Larry Carlson, Radio AnnouncerTV Show
Flat Top1952Lt. (j.g.) Joe RodgersMovie
The Rose Bowl Story1952Pre-credits Narrator (uncredited)Movie
Retreat, Hell!1952Capt. Paul HansenMovie
Omnibus1952TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Clem NosekTV Show
Whispering Smith vs. Scotland Yard1952Whispering SmithMovie
A Millionaire for Christy1951Dr. Roland CookMovie
The Blue Veil1951Gerald KeanMovie
Valentino1951Bill KingMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951Alan Mitchell, Kelly McCall, Lawrence 'Larry' CameronTV Show
Celanese Theatre1951TV Show
Hollywood Opening Night1951TV Show
King Solomon's Mines1950John GoodeMovie
The Sound of Fury1950Gil StantonMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Jerry Durrance, JohnTV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950TV Show
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse1950Donald Ring MellettTV Show
The Prudential Family Playhouse1950Biff GrimesTV Show
Cameo Theatre1950Young scientistTV Show
Behind Locked Doors1948Ross StewartMovie
The Amazing Mr. X1948Martin AbbottMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Father, Harvey LindfieldTV Show
The Ford Theatre Hour1948MarlowTV Show
So Well Remembered1947Charles Winslow, Charles Winslow Sr.Movie
Kraft Theatre1947TV Show
Lights Out1946SteenieTV Show
A Stranger in Town1943Bill AdamsMovie
Presenting Lily Mars1943Owen VailMovie
The Man from Down Under1943'Nipper' WilsonMovie
Young Ideas1943Tom FarrellMovie
For God and Country1943Tom ManningShort Film
Suckerbait1943Bill - SoldierMovie
White Cargo1942Mr. LangfordMovie
Fly-By-Night1942Dr. Geoffery 'Jeff' BurtonMovie
Highways by Night1942Tommy Van SteelMovie
My Heart Belongs to Daddy1942Prof. Richard Inglethorpe Culbertson Kay, aka R.I.C. Kay, aka RickMovie
The Affairs of Martha1942Jeff SommerfieldMovie
Back Street1941Curt StantonMovie
Hold That Ghost1941Dr. JacksonMovie
The Little Foxes1941David HewittMovie
West Point Widow1941Dr. Jimmy KruegerMovie
Beyond Christmas1940James HoustonMovie
No, No, Nanette1940Tom GillespieMovie
The Ghost Breakers1940Geoff MontgomeryMovie
The Howards of Virginia1940Thomas JeffersonMovie
Too Many Girls1940Clint KellyMovie
These Glamour Girls1939JoeMovie
Winter Carnival1939Professor John WeldenMovie
Dancing Co-Ed1939'Pug' BraddockMovie
Little Accident1939Perry AllertonMovie
The Young in Heart1938Duncan MacraeMovie
The Duke of West Point1938Jack WestMovie
Desert Death1935MGM Reporter (uncredited)Short Film
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