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Hooper Atchley (1887–1943)

Hooper Atchley was born on April 30, 1887 in Ebenezer, Tennessee, USA as Lemuel Hooper Atchley. He was an actor, known for Arizona Terror (1931), The Return of Jimmy Valentine (1936) and The Three Musketeers (1933). He was married to Violet Yahar. He died on November 16, 1943 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1944 Meet the People
Airport Policeman (uncredited)
 1944 The Adventures of Mark Twain
Secretary (uncredited)
 1943 Lost Angel
Pepi (uncredited)
 1943 Swing Out the Blues
Doctor (uncredited)
 1943 The Song of Bernadette
Policeman (uncredited)
 1943 In Old Oklahoma
Witherspoon's Assistant (uncredited)
 1943 Gangway for Tomorrow
Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1943 Sweet Rosie O'Grady
Salesman (uncredited)
 1943 Corvette K-225
Civilian (uncredited)
 1943 The West Side Kid
Businessman (uncredited)
 1943 Black Hills Express
Jason Phelps
 1943 Honeymoon Lodge
Theatrical Man (uncredited)
 1943 The Falcon in Danger
Dr. Olivier, Falcon's Doctor (uncredited)
 1943 Action in the North Atlantic
Lieutenant-Commander (uncredited)
 1943 Three Hearts for Julia
Reporter at Army Concert Hall (uncredited)
 1943 A Stranger in Town
Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)
 1943 Mission to Moscow
Father (uncredited)
 1943 Slightly Dangerous
Man Getting on Bus (uncredited)
 1943 Hit Parade of 1943
Man in Cab (uncredited)
 1943 Idaho
Board Member (uncredited)
 1943 The Human Comedy
Man on Street (uncredited)
 1943 G-Men vs. The Black Dragon
Harrison J. Caldwell [Ch. 5]
 1942 Inflation (Short)
Clothing Store Manager (uncredited)
 1942 Quiet Please: Murder
Air Raid Warden (uncredited)
 1942 Random Harvest
Businessman (uncredited)
 1942 For Me and My Gal
Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1942 The Pride of the Yankees
Lathered Man in Barber Shop (uncredited)
 1942 In Old California
Higgins (uncredited)
 1942 Fingers at the Window
Ambulance Doctor (uncredited)
 1942 This Time for Keeps
Masquerade Party Judge (uncredited)
 1942 Rings on Her Fingers
Onlooker (uncredited)
 1942 The Vanishing Virginian
Juror (uncredited)
 1942 Arizona Terrors
Businessman (uncredited)
 1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc.
Arthur Trent
 1941 Johnny Eager
Gambler Who Made Eight the Hard Way (uncredited)
 1941 Appointment for Love
Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1941 King of the Texas Rangers
Druggist Porter (Ch. 4) (uncredited)
 1941 Honky Tonk
Sen. Ford (uncredited)
 1941 Belle Starr
Carpetbagger (uncredited)
 1941 The Little Foxes
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1941 Our Wife
Ticket Man (uncredited)
 1941 Ringside Maisie
Shady Lawn Waiter (uncredited)
 1941 In the Navy
Senate Committee Member (uncredited)
 1941 Adventure in Washington
Reporter (uncredited)
 1941 Repent at Leisure
Floor Walker (uncredited)
 1941 Federal Fugitives
Hospital Doctor (uncredited)
 1941 Andy Hardy's Private Secretary
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1941 Come Live with Me
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1940 Little Nellie Kelly
Police Surgeon (uncredited)
 1940 The Gay Caballero
Sheriff McBride
 1940 Sky Murder
Mark - Party Guest (uncredited)
 1940 I Love You Again
Man Greeting Wilson Saying 'Look Chief' (uncredited)
 1940 Haunted House
Prosecuting Attorney
 1940 Adventures of Red Ryder
Commissioner Treadway [Chs. 11-12]
 1940 Edison, the Man
Broker (uncredited)
 1940 Free, Blonde and 21
Payne - Sugar Daddy (uncredited)
 1940 Wolf of New York
Detective (uncredited)
 1940 The Fatal Hour
Frank Belden Sr.
 1940 City of Chance
Bill - Croupier (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
Finney's Lawyer (uncredited)
 1939 The Story of a Great Enemy
George Boutwell (uncredited)
 1939 Saga of Death Valley
Dr. Ward (uncredited)
 1939 Too Busy to Work
Charles Carter
 1939 Pack Up Your Troubles
Booking Agent (uncredited)
 1939 Honeymoon in Bali
Peter, a Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1939 Think First (Short)
Pierre - Store Manager (uncredited)
 1939 Death of a Champion
Coroner (uncredited)
 1939 Chicken Wagon Family
Mean-Looking Man (uncredited)
 1939 They All Come Out
Assistant Cashier (uncredited)
 1939 Mountain Rhythm
Mr. Daniels
 1939 S.O.S. Tidal Wave (uncredited)
 1939 The Lady's from Kentucky
Surgeon (uncredited)
 1939 East Side of Heaven
Executive (uncredited)
 1939 The Mystery of Mr. Wong
 1939 Nancy Drew... Reporter
Chemist (uncredited)
 1939 Pirates of the Skies
Kidnapped Jeweler (uncredited)
 1939 The Phantom Creeps
Experimental Lab Tech (uncredited)
 1939 Stand Up and Fight
Fox Hunt Guest (uncredited)
 1939 Homicide Bureau
Curtis - Crime Lab Technician (uncredited)
 1938 Trade Winds
Detective (uncredited)
 1938 Orphans of the Street
Old Grouch (uncredited)
 1938 Road Demon
Racing Official (uncredited)
 1938 Blondie
Man on Bus (uncredited)
 1938 Say It in French
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1938 Gangster's Boy
Sammy Tripp - Gangster (uncredited)
 1938 The Storm
Doctor (uncredited)
 1938 Cipher Bureau
Cmdr. Nash
 1938 The Lady Objects
Doctor (uncredited)
 1938 Mr. Wong, Detective
Christian Wilk
 1938 The Crowd Roars
Doctor at Hospital (uncredited)
 1938 Little Tough Guy
Mr. Randall (uncredited)
 1938 Sky Giant
John Nelson (uncredited)
 1938 Having Wonderful Time
Subway Rider (uncredited)
 1938 Romance of the Limberlost
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1938 Speed to Burn
Baxter (uncredited)
 1938 Hunted Men
Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1938 Test Pilot
Pilot in Cafe (uncredited)
 1938 Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars
Dr. Dunord [Chs. 1, 9] (uncredited)
 1938 Condemned Women
Prosecutor (uncredited)
 1938 The Old Barn Dance
 1938 The Buccaneer (uncredited)
 1937 Love and Hisses
Joe Moss (uncredited)
 1937 Missing Witnesses
Macey's Attorney (uncredited)
 1937 Portia on Trial
Jack Madden
 1937 Partners in Crime
Committee Man (uncredited)
 1937 Radio Patrol
Casey (uncredited)
 1937 The Women Men Marry
Arnold (uncredited)
 1937 One Hundred Men and a Girl
Party Guest at Mrs. Frost's (uncredited)
 1937 The Firefly
French Soldier Requesting Flowers (uncredited)
 1937 On Such a Night
Doctor (uncredited)
 1937 Blonde Trouble
Dr. Quinn - Dentist (uncredited)
 1937 Saratoga
Voice of Bidder (uncredited)
 1937 A Day at the Races
Race Judge (uncredited)
 1937 The Last Train from Madrid
Martin (uncredited)
 1937 Border Cafe
Railroad Ticket Agent (uncredited)
 1937 They Gave Him a Gun
Army Doctor (uncredited)
 1937 Criminal Lawyer
Night Court Bailiff (uncredited)
 1937 You Only Live Once
Teletype Operator (uncredited)
 1937 Find the Witness
 1936 General Spanky
Slavemaster at Meeting (uncredited)
 1936 Roarin' Lead
 1936 The Accusing Finger
Senator (uncredited)
 1936 The Plainsman
Captain (uncredited)
 1936 Rose Bowl
Photographer (uncredited)
 1936 Without Orders
Worried Man Awaiting Salt Lake Flight (uncredited)
 1936 Ace Drummond
 1936 Kelly the Second
Bookie (uncredited)
 1936 Parole!
Parole Board Member (uncredited)
 1936 Navy Born
Commander Seeley
 1936 Hearts in Bondage
Lt. Greene (uncredited)
 1936 The Crime Patrol
Dr. Simmons
 1936 And So They Were Married
Fred Cutler - Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1936 Neighborhood House
Office Worker (uncredited)
 1936 Till We Meet Again
Varrell (uncredited)
 1936 Wife vs. Secretary
Postal Clerk (uncredited)
 1936 Exclusive Story
Attorney (uncredited)
 1935 Hot Money (Short)
Beresford - Apartment Manager (uncredited)
 1935 Sagebrush Troubadour
Henry Nolan
 1935 O'Shaughnessy's Boy
Secretary (scenes deleted)
 1935 The Virginia Judge
Doctor (uncredited)
 1935 Redheads on Parade
Assistant Film Cutter (uncredited)
 1935 Two for Tonight
Manager (uncredited)
 1935 The Adventures of Rex and Rinty
Debor [Chs. 11-12]
 1935 Mad Love
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1935 Unknown Woman
Newcomb (uncredited)
 1935 The Outlaw Deputy
 1935 Hooray for Love
Nightclub Manager (uncredited)
 1935 Let 'em Have It
Criminal Record Expert (uncredited)
 1935 Reckless
Reporter (uncredited)
 1935 Star of Midnight
Allen, Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1935 Behind the Green Lights
District Attorney Marsden
 1935 Rumba
Doctor (uncredited)
 1934 Forsaking All Others (scenes deleted)
 1934 The Westerner
Wayne Wallace
 1934 Mystery Mountain
Dr. Edwards
 1934 The Prescott Kid
 1934 Against the Law
 1934 Chained
S.S. Official (uncredited)
 1934 Stamboul Quest
Turkish Colonel (uncredited)
 1934 I Can't Escape
 1934 Murder in the Private Car
Conductor on Eastbound Train (uncredited)
 1934 Sadie McKee
Intern with Dr. Briggs (uncredited)
 1934 The Trumpet Blows
Detective (uncredited)
 1934 Speed Wings
 1933 Queen Christina
Antonio's Companion in Coach (uncredited)
 1933 Gun Justice
Sam Burkett
 1933 Big Time or Bust
 1933 After Tonight
Captured Contact (uncredited)
 1933 Bombshell
Car Salesman (uncredited)
 1933 Rhapsody in Brew (Short)
Mr. Atchley, Blystone's Attorney (uncredited)
 1933 Turn Back the Clock
1925 Spokesman (uncredited)
 1933 Gambling Ship
Doctor (uncredited)
 1933 The Sphinx
Defense Attorney Oliver P. Curran (uncredited)
 1933 The Three Musketeers
El Kadur
 1933 The Dude Bandit
Al Burton
 1933 Scarlet River
'Clink' McPherson
 1933 He Learned About Women
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1933 Drum Taps
Bradley Skinner (uncredited)
 1932 Lawyer Man
Tony's Aide (uncredited)
 1932 Rasputin and the Empress
Rasputin's Henchman (uncredited)
 1932 If I Had a Million
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1932 The Midnight Warning
Dr. Steven Walcott
 1932 Birthday Blues (Short)
John, the inconsiderate father
 1932 Trouble in Paradise
Insurance Agent (uncredited)
 1932 False Faces
Radio Executive (uncredited)
 1932 Hat Check Girl
'Detective' Monahan (uncredited)
 1932 The Phantom President
Announcer (uncredited)
 1932 Gold
 1932 Fighting for Justice
Trent (as Hooper Atcheley)
 1932 State's Attorney
Cardigan's Assistant (uncredited)
 1932 Rule 'Em and Weep (Short)
Arresting Officer
 1932 Sky Bride
Investigator (uncredited)
 1932 Spirit of the West
Matt Ryder
 1932 Freaks
Doctoer (uncredited)
 1932 Hell's House
Captain of the Guard
 1932 High Pressure
Night Club Manager (uncredited)
 1932 The Local Bad Man
Joe Murdock
 1932 Union Depot
Station Agent Having No Available Berths (uncredited)
 1931 The Secret Witness
Herbert 'Bert' Folsom (uncredited)
 1931 Men in Her Life
District Attorney
 1931 Branded Men
Ramsey - aka Cunningham
 1931 Near the Trail's End
Bart Morgan
 1931 Arizona Terror
Captain Cole Porter
 1931 Sundown Trail
Mr. Marston
 1931 Night Class (Short)
 1931 Ladies' Man
Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1931 Clearing the Range
Lafe Kildare (as Hooper Atchely)
 1931 Bare Knees (Short)
 1931 Millie
District Attorney Sanders (uncredited)
 1930 The Santa Fe Trail
Marc Coulard (as Hooper L. Atchley)
 1929 Love at First Sight
Frank Belmont (as Hooper L. Atchley)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Harry Stapleton") in "Across the Street" on Broadway. See more »

Alternate Names:

Hooper Atcheley | Hooper Atchely | Hooper L. Atchley


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Character actor of stage and screen, usually cast as burly villains, crooked lawyers or saloon proprietors in B-westerns. Began his career in touring stock companies. See more »


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