Sam McDaniel

Sam McDaniel
1886 - 1962

Sam McDaniel  American Actor


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Sam McDaniel was in relationships with Gordon Oliver, William Best and George Cukor.

Sam McDaniel had encounters with Cole Porter, Edward Everett Horton and Tennessee Williams.


American Actor Sam McDaniel was born Samuel Rufus McDaniel on 28th January, 1886 in Wichita, Kansas, USA and passed away on 24th Sep 1962 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA, USA aged 76. He is most remembered for The Great Lie (1941). His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Sam McDaniel is a member of the following lists: 1962 deaths, American film actors and American television actors.


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First Name Sam
Last Name McDaniel
Full Name at Birth Samuel Rufus McDaniel
Alternative Name Sam Deacon McDaniel, Deacon McDaniels, Sam McDaniels
Age 76 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th January, 1886
Birthplace Wichita, Kansas, USA
Died 24th September, 1962
Place of Death Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Cause of Death Throat cancer
Buried Valhalla Memorial Park, North Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Bald
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Denver East High School
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Great Lie (1941)
Year(s) Active 1929-1950, 1929–1950, 1929–1960
Official Websites
Sister Etta McDaniel, Hattie McDaniel

Samuel Rufus McDaniel (January 28, 1886 – September 24, 1962) was an American actor who appeared in over 210 television shows and films between 1929 and 1950. He was the older brother of actresses Hattie McDaniel and Etta McDaniel.

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Sam McDaniel76 AquariusActor
Gordon Oliver84 TaurusActor
William Best45 GeminiActor
Cole Porter73 GeminiComposer
George Cukor83 CancerDirector
Edward Everett Horton84 PiscesActor
Tennessee Williams71 AriesWriter


Ice Palace1960Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn1960Servant (uncredited)Movie
A Hole in the Head1959Andy - Handyman (uncredited)Movie
Party Girl1958Jesse (uncredited)Movie
St. Louis Blues1958Drunk (uncredited)Movie
Wagon Train1957SkipioTV Show
Johnny Trouble1957Doorman (uncredited)Movie
The Adventures of Jim Bowie1956President Jackson's ButlerTV Show
A Man Called Peter1955Henry - Waiter (uncredited)Movie
Good Morning, Miss Dove1955Townsman Outside Hospital (uncredited)Movie
Carmen Jones1954Waiter (uncredited)Movie
The Gambler from Natchez1954Sam (uncredited)Movie
December Bride1954Porter at train stationTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954HerbertTV Show
A Lion Is in the Streets1953Moses - Bolduc's Butler (uncredited)Movie
Affair with a Stranger1953Theatre Usher (uncredited)Movie
The President's Lady1953Henry (uncredited)Movie
Sangaree1953Nancy's Coachman (uncredited)Movie
Something for the Birds1952Party Waiter (uncredited)Movie
The Ford Television Theatre1952TV Show
Gobs and Gals1952Dining Room Porter (uncredited)Movie
I Love Lucy1951Sam the PorterTV Show
The Amos 'n Andy Show1951Mr. Cunningham, Party Guest, Reverend CarterTV Show
Too Many Wives1951CookShort Film
The File on Thelma Jordon1950Porter (uncredited)Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950GoldieTV Show
Racket Squad1950TV Show
Blues Busters1950Dimitri - Doorman (uncredited)Movie
Girls' School1950Willie JacksonMovie
Always Leave Them Laughing1949Porter (uncredited)Movie
Flamingo Road1949BoatrightMovie
Ma and Pa Kettle1949Dining Car Waiter (uncredited)Movie
Give My Regards to Broadway1948Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Babe Ruth Story1948Locker Room Janitor (uncredited)Movie
Race Street1948Garage Attendant (uncredited)Movie
Heavenly Daze1948SpiffinghamShort Film
Heart of Virginia1948'Sunflower' JonesMovie
Secret Service Investigator1948PorterMovie
High Barbaree1947Bertram (uncredited)Movie
I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now1947Waiter (uncredited)Movie
Living in a Big Way1947Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Egg and I1947Waiter on Train (uncredited)Movie
The Foxes of Harrow1947Josh (uncredited)Movie
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty1947Doorman (uncredited)Movie
Seven Keys to Baldpate1947Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Centennial Summer1946Redcap (uncredited)Movie
Crack-Up1946The Porter (uncredited)Movie
Do You Love Me1946Bartender in Special Club Car (uncredited)Movie
My Reputation1946Jonathan (uncredited)Movie
Never Say Goodbye1946Porter (uncredited)Movie
Without Reservations1946Freddy (uncredited)Movie
Gentleman Joe Palooka1946Smoky - SecondMovie
Joe Palooka, Champ1946SmokyMovie
One Way to Love1946Porter (uncredited)Movie
Dillinger1945Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Lady on a Train1945Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Naughty Nineties1945Matt - Cook-Waiter (uncredited)Movie
She Wouldn't Say Yes1945Train Steward (uncredited)Movie
A Guy, a Gal and a Pal1945Porter (uncredited)Movie
Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble1944Pullman Porter (uncredited)Movie
Double Indemnity1944Charlie - Garage Attendant (uncredited)Movie
Experiment Perilous1944Porter (uncredited)Movie
Home in Indiana1944First Swipe (uncredited)Movie
Marriage Is a Private Affair1944Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Music for Millions1944George - Pullman Porter (uncredited)Movie
Sweet and Low-Down1944George - Janitor (uncredited)Movie
Tall in the Saddle1944Servant (uncredited)Movie
The Adventures of Mark Twain1944Comet-Watcher (uncredited)Movie
The Very Thought of You1944Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
When Strangers Marry1944Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Three Little Sisters1944Benjy (as Sam 'Deacon' McDaniel)Movie
3 Men in White1944Black Phone Operator (uncredited)Movie
Important Business1944Porter on Train (uncredited)Short Film
Son of Dracula1943Andy, Servant Who Greets Dracula (uncredited)Movie
The Iron Major1943Pete - Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
After Midnight with Boston Blackie1943Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Gangway for Tomorrow1943Hank (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
The Ghost and the Guest1943Harmony JonesMovie
Dixie Dugan1943Night Porter (uncredited)Movie
Silent Witness1943DeaconMovie
Grand Central Murder1942Night Watchman (uncredited)Movie
In This Our Life1942Black Man in Jail (uncredited)Movie
Mr. and Mrs. North1942Elevator Operator (uncredited)Movie
I Was Framed1942Kit CarsonMovie
Johnny Doughboy1942Cook (uncredited)Movie
Men of Texas1942Jeff (uncredited)Movie
Mokey1942Uncle BenMovie
Silver Queen1942Toby (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
The Daring Young Man1942George (uncredited)Movie
The Traitor Within1942MelroseMovie
You Can't Escape Forever1942Villa Gloria Doorman (uncredited)Movie
All Through the Night1941DeaconMovie
Bad Men of Missouri1941WashMovie
Birth of the Blues1941Black Clarinet Player (uncredited)Movie
Broadway Limited1941Bartender (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
Kiss the Boys Goodbye1941Porter (uncredited)Movie
Louisiana Purchase1941SamMovie
Sleepers West1941Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Great American Broadcast1941Railroad Station Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Great Lie1941JeffersonMovie
They Died with Their Boots On1941Waiter Serving Custer (uncredited)Movie
Virginia1941Servant (uncredited)Movie
You Belong to Me1941Pierre (uncredited)Movie
Golden Hoofs1941Henry (uncredited)Movie
International Lady1941Java (uncredited)Movie
New York Town1941Henry (uncredited)Movie
South of Panama1941Rodriguez Lincoln 'Rod' JonesMovie
Brother Orchid1940Janitor Tripping Fire Alarms (uncredited)Movie
Too Many Husbands1940Porter (uncredited)Movie
Virginia City1940Sam Moore - Kentucky Wagon Driver (uncredited)Movie
I'm Still Alive1940William (uncredited)Movie
The Man Who Talked Too Much1940William Lovelace Jackson - Porter (uncredited)Movie
Am I Guilty?1940John D. JonesMovie
Calling All Husbands1940NappyMovie
Days of Jesse James1939Black Janitor (uncredited)Movie
They Made Me a Criminal1939Splash (uncredited)Movie
Union Pacific1939St. Louis Waiter (uncredited)Movie
Everybody's Baby1939Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)Movie
Good Girls Go to Paris1939Sam - Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Let Us Live1939Mose - Hold-Up Witness (uncredited)Movie
The Forgotten Woman1939Porter (uncredited)Movie
Career1939Henry (uncredited)Movie
Chicken Wagon Family1939Sam (uncredited)Movie
Pride of the Blue Grass1939Domino Jones (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
Sweepstakes Winner1939Mose (uncredited)Movie
Four's a Crowd1938Jeff (uncredited)Movie
Jezebel1938Driver (uncredited)Movie
Sergeant Murphy1938Henry H. Henry (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
Stablemates1938Snowball, the Black Bookie (uncredited)Movie
Three Loves Has Nancy1938Train Waiter (uncredited)Movie
Up the River1938Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Gambling Ship1938SpeedyMovie
Walking Down Broadway1938Claybourne's Chauffeur (uncredited)Movie
A Family Affair1937Whitey - Chauffeur (uncredited)Movie
Captains Courageous1937'Doc' (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
Born Reckless1937Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Dark Manhattan1937Jack Jackson (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
Git Along Little Dogies1937Sam Brown (uncredited)Movie
It Happened in Hollywood1937Black Porter (uncredited)Movie
Nancy Steele Is Missing!1937Convict (uncredited)Movie
The Singing Marine1937Black Man (uncredited)Movie
Gangsters on the Loose1937Police Capt. HolmesMovie
Reported Missing1937Black Man (uncredited)Movie
Hearts Divided1936Zachariah (uncredited)Movie
Poor Little Rich Girl1936Rufus Washington Jackson Lee (uncredited)Movie
Rhythm on the Range1936Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Riffraff1936Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Sing, Baby, Sing1936Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Gorgeous Hussy1936Eaton's Butler (uncredited)Movie
36 Hours to Kill1936Dining Car Waiter (uncredited)Movie
The Adventures of Frank Merriwell1936Jeff [Chs. 2, 10-12Movie
Exclusive Story1936Man Threatened by Acello (uncredited)Movie
Love Letters of a Star1936Garage AttendantMovie
Polo Joe1936Harvey the Waiter (uncredited)Movie
George White's 1935 Scandals1935Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Gold Diggers of 19351935Janitor (uncredited)Movie
Rendezvous1935Porter (uncredited)Movie
Stormy1935Mack's Hostler (uncredited)Movie
Stranded1935Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Perfect Clue1935Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
We're in the Money1935Men's Club Attendant (uncredited)Movie
Woman Wanted1935Oscar (uncredited)Movie
It Happened in New York1935Porter (uncredited)Movie
King Solomon of Broadway1935Attendant (uncredited)Movie
Lady Tubbs1935Reckless (uncredited)Movie
The Unwelcome Stranger1935Pot Roast (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
The Virginia Judge1935Zeke (uncredited)Movie
The Calling of Dan Matthews1935Sam (uncredited)Movie
Two Hearts in Wax Time1935Deck Attendant (uncredited)Short Film
Babbitt1934Howard - Janitor (uncredited)Movie
Belle of the Nineties1934Jasmine's Admirer (uncredited)Movie
The Girl from Missouri1934Porter on Train (uncredited)Movie
Charlie Chan's Courage1934PorterMovie
Evelyn Prentice1934Porter (uncredited)Movie
Fashions of 19341934Cleaning Man (uncredited)Movie
Here Comes the Navy1934Washroom Attendant (uncredited)Movie
Kid Millions1934Ship's Steward (uncredited)Movie
Manhattan Melodrama1934Black Prisoner on Death Row (uncredited)Movie
Operator 131934Rufus (uncredited)Movie
The Dragon Murder Case1934Steam Room Attendant (uncredited)Movie
The Old Fashioned Way1934Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Twenty Million Sweethearts1934Deacon (uncredited)Movie
Dark Hazard1934George--Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Fugitive Lovers1934Station Attendant Washing Floor (uncredited)Movie
The Lemon Drop Kid1934Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
Wagon Wheels1934Negro Coachman (as Sam McDaniels)Movie
The Human Side1934Porter (uncredited)Movie
Contented Calves1934Eli - the Porter (uncredited)Short Film
Rough Necking1934Anatole (uncredited)Short Film
Broadway Thru a Keyhole1933Gus - Rocci's Valet (uncredited)Movie
Central Airport1933Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
College Coach1933Lunch Wagon Proprietor (uncredited)Movie
Employees' Entrance1933Hotel Janitor (uncredited)Movie
Footlight Parade1933Porter in 'Honeymoon Hotel' (uncredited)Movie
Gambling Ship1933Porter (uncredited)Movie
Going Hollywood1933Rasputin (uncredited)Movie
Hold Your Man1933Porter at Train Station (uncredited)Movie
Lady Killer1933Porter (uncredited)Movie
Only Yesterday1933Red Cap Porter (uncredited)Movie
Blondie Johnson1933Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Christopher Bean1933Porter (uncredited)Movie
From Hell to Heaven1933Bettor (uncredited)Movie
Grand Slam1933Contest Radio Listener (uncredited)Movie
Life in the Raw1933Waiter (uncredited)Movie
The Chief1933Bootblack (uncredited)Movie
Whistling in the Dark1933Porter (uncredited)Movie
Grand Hotel1932Bartender (unconfirmed, uncredited)Movie
Movie Crazy1932Men's Room Valet (uncredited)Movie
Once in a Lifetime1932Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
The Rich Are Always with Us1932Max - Julian's Butler (uncredited)Movie
Union Depot1932Redcap Train Porter (uncredited)Movie
Are You Listening? (film)1932Prisoner at Train Station (uncredited)Movie
The All-American1932McCormick's Butler (uncredited)Movie
The Golden West1932Sam the Coachman (uncredited)Movie
The Vanishing Frontier1932Whistlin' Zeke (as Deacon McDaniels)Movie
A Free Soul1931Casino Valet (uncredited)Movie
Dance, Fools, Dance1931Luva's Butler (uncredited)Movie
The Public Enemy1931Headwaiter (uncredited)Movie
Guilty Hands1931Jimmy, a Black Servant (uncredited)Movie
Hallelujah!1929Adam (uncredited)Movie
Brown Gravy1929Short Film
The McDaniel Sisters Company1914TV Movie
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