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Norman Foster (I) (1903–1976)

Norman Foster was born on December 13, 1903 in Richmond, Indiana, USA as Norman Foster Hoeffer. He was a director and actor, known for The Loretta Young Show (1953), I Cover Chinatown (1936) and Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation (1939). He was married to Sally Blane and Claudette Colbert. He died on July 7, 1976 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1993 It's All True (Documentary) (segment "My Friend Benito")
 1969 It Takes a Thief (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 Custer (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Raiders (1967)
 1967 The Monroes (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Trapped (1967)
- To Break a Colt (1967)
 1966 The Green Hornet (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1966 Batman (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Zelda the Great (1966)
 1965-1966 The Loner (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1965 Indian Paint
 1962-1963 The New Loretta Young Show (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Crisis at 8 P.M. (1963)
- Hey Rube (1963)
- Dugan's Alley (1963)
- Welcome Stranger (1963)
 1961 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956-1961 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series) (29 episodes)
- Not in Our Stars (1961)
- The Wedding (1961)
- Those at the Top (1961)
- 13 Donner Street (1961)
- Emergency in 114 (1961)
 1960 Bat Masterson (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Debt of Honor (1960)
 1957-1958 Zorro (TV Series) (14 episodes)
 1958 Tombstone Territory (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Guilt of a Town (1958)
 1957 West Point (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Deep End (1957)
- Jet Flight (1957)
- The Hard Task (1957)
 1957 Cavalcade of America (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Chicago 2-1-2 (1957)
 1953 Sombrero
 1952 Navajo (Documentary)
 1950 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
 1944 La fuga
 1943 It's All True (Documentary) (segment "My Friend Bonito")
 1943 Santa
 1941 Scotland Yard
 1937 Fair Warning
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Stage: Appeared (as "Chris Mille") in "The Barker" on Broadway. Written by Kenyon Nicholson [earliest Broadway credit]. Directed by Priestly Morrison. Biltmore Theatre: 18 Jan 1927-Jul 1927 (closing date unknown/221 performances). Cast: George Barbier (as "Col. Gowdy"), Raymond Bramley (as "Doc Rice"), Claudette Colbert (as "Lou"), ... See more »

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