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Richard Bishop (I) (1898–1956)

Richard Bishop was born on April 27, 1898 in Hartford, Colorado, USA as Richard Sweet Bishop. He was an actor, known for The Best of Broadway (1954), Robert Montgomery Presents (1950) and Teresa (1951). He was married to Rosalie Clement and Dorothy W. Loomis. He died on May 28, 1956 in Sharon, Connecticut, USA. See full bio »


(age 58) in Sharon, Connecticut, USA

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Known For

Teresa Mr. Cass, Philip's Father
Kraft Theatre Mr. Baldwin


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 1955 The Best of Broadway (TV Series)
Lt. Rooney
- Arsenic and Old Lace (1955) ... Lt. Rooney
 1955 The Long Gray Line (uncredited)
 1954 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
Frank Wilson
- Thunder of Silence (1954) ... Frank Wilson
 1954 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
Colonel Hammond
- The Case of the Jinxed Circus (1954) ... Colonel Hammond
 1953 Campbell Summer Soundstage (TV Series)
 1953 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Baldwin
- Keep Our Honor Bright (1953) ... Mr. Baldwin
 1952-1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Major Foster / Father
- Ten Days to Forever (1953) ... Major Foster
- The Foggy, Foggy Dew (1952) ... Father
 1953 Short Short Dramas (TV Series)
- The New Book (1953)
 1952 Police Story (TV Series)
 1950-1952 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Fairy Tale (1952)
- The Snow Deer (1952)
- Super Highway (1951) ... (as Richard S. Bishop)
- Give and Take (1950)
 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Lady with a Will (1952)
 1950-1951 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Stolen City (1951)
- The End Game (1950)
- The Canton Story (1950)
 1951 Teresa
Mr. Cass, Philip's Father
 1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
Dr. Gibbs
- Our Town (1950) ... Dr. Gibbs
 1948 Call Northside 777
Warden of Stateville Prison (uncredited)
 1938 Stocks and Blondes (Short)
 1931 Finger Prints
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1931 Many a Slip
Doctor Rondel (uncredited)
 1931 The Easiest Way
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1930 The Criminal Code
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1930 The Cohens and the Kellys in Africa
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1930 Mothers Cry
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1930 You Said It, Sailor (Short)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He played Talbot in Langston Hughes' play, "Mulatto," at the Studebaker Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Mercedes Gilbert (Cora Lewis); Morris McKenney (William Lewis); James Kirkwood (Col. Thomas Norwood); Evelyn Streich (Sally Lewis); Frank Jacquet (Fred Higgins); J.J. Dillon (Henry Richards); Glen Boles (Robert Lewis); ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richard S. Bishop

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Father: Karl F. Bishop; Mother Jennie Sweet.

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