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William Talman

William Talman

Highest Rated: 94% The Hitch-Hiker (1953)

Lowest Rated: 33% The Racket (1951)

Birthday: Feb 4, 1915

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, USA

Actor William Talman was known for his roles on the silver screen. Talman's career in acting began with his roles in various films like the drama "I Married a Communist" (1950) with Laraine Day, the biopic "The Kid From Texas" (1950) with Audie Murphy and the Robert Mitchum adaptation "The Racket" (1951). He also appeared in "One Minute to Zero" (1952). He kept working in film throughout the fifties, starring in the Gig Young crime picture "City That Never Sleeps" (1953), "The Hitch-Hiker" (1953) and "Big House, U.S.A." (1955) with Broderick Crawford. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in "Crashout" (1955) and the Dana Andrews western "Smoke Signal" (1955). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Perry Mason" (CBS, 1957-1966). Talman last acted in the western "The Ballad of Josie" (1967) with Doris Day. Talman passed away in August 1968 at the age of 53.

Highest rated movies

94% The Hitch-Hiker
33% The Racket

Photos

BIG HOUSE, U.S.A., William Talman, 1955 THE HITCH-HIKER, William Talman, 1953 THE RACKET, Virginia Huston, William talman, 1951 THE HITCH-HIKER, William Talman, Frank Lovejoy, 1953 ONE MINUTE TO ZERO, Robert Mitchum, William Talman, 1952 HITCHHIKER, THE, Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, Nacho Galindo, William Talman, 1953 BIG HOUSE, U.S.A., Broderick Crawford, Ralph Meeker, William Talman, Charles Bronson, 1955 HITCHHIKER, THE, Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman, 1953 THE HITCH-HIKER, William Talman, 1953 HITCHHIKER, THE, William Talman, Frank Lovejoy, Edmond O'Brien, 1953 THE WOMAN ON PIER 13, (aka I MARRIED A COMMUNIST), William Talman, Laraine Day, 1949 THE RACKET, from left: Robert Mitchum, William Talman, 1951 ONE MINUTE TO ZERO, from left: William Talman, Robert Mitchum, Charles McGraw, 1952 HITCHHIKER, THE, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman, Edmond O'Brien, 1953

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 56% The Ballad of Josie District Attorney Charlie Lord (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet No Score Yet Joe Dakota Screenwriter - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Persuader Matt Bonham / Mark Bonham (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hell on Devil's Island Bayard (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Two-Gun Lady Marshal Dan Corbin (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Uranium Boom Grady Mathews (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Man Is Armed Hackett (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Smoke Signal Capt. Harper (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 57% Crashout Luther Remsen / Swanee Rawlins / Rev. Remington (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 36% Big House, U.S.A. 'Machine Gun' Mason (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet 38% City That Never Sleeps Hayes Stewart (Character) - 1953
94% 62% The Hitch-Hiker Emmett Myers (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 25% One Minute to Zero Col. John Parker (Character) - 1952
33% 44% The Racket Officer Bob Johnson (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Kid From Texas Minninger (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 66% Armored Car Robbery Unknown (Character) - 1950

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 100% The Wild, Wild West Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Hamilton Burger (Character),
Unknown (Guest Star)
1957-1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gunsmoke Race Fallon (Guest Star) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Have Gun -- Will Travel Unknown (Guest Star) 1960-1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wagon Train Walt Archer (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trackdown Blaine Sand (Guest Star) 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Climax! Unknown (Character) 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Screen Directors Playhouse Unknown (Character) 1956