Person Details

Birthday: 1906-02-10 17:29:12

Death: 1973-07-12 17:29:12

Aliases: Creighton Tull Chaney , Creighton Chaney , Lon Chaney

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA

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Movie Involvements: 129

TV Involvements: 14


Most Famous Work

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Lon Chaney, Jr. (February 10, 1906 – July 12, 1973), born Creighton Tull Chaney, was an American character actor. He was best known for his roles in monster movies and as the son of famous silent film actor, Lon Chaney. He is notable for playing Larry Talbot in The Wolf Man movies. Originally credited in films as Creighton Chaney, he was first credited as "Lon Chaney, Jr." in 1935. Chaney had English, French and Irish ancestry. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lon Chaney, Jr., licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

The Wolf Man
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7

The Wolf Man

(1941) Larry Talbot - The Wolf Man
Johnny Ringo
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6

Johnny Ringo

(1959) Ben Rafferty
High Noon
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8

High Noon

(1952) Martin Howe
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man
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6

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man

(1943) Lawrence 'Larry' Stewart Talbot, the Wolf Man
The Haunted Palace
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7

The Haunted Palace

(1963) Simon Orne (as Lon Chaney)
House of Frankenstein
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6

House of Frankenstein

(1944) Lawrence 'Larry' Talbot aka the Wolf Man
Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans
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6
The Defiant Ones
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7

The Defiant Ones

(1958) Big Sam

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2015 Self (archive footage)
2007 Himself (archive footage)
Himself (archive footage)
N/A
2006 Lyle Talbot (archive footage)
2001 Various Roles (Archive Footage)
2000 Himself (archive footage)
(archive footage)
1999 Archive Footage
1998 (archive footage)
1995 (archive footage)
1984 Larry Talbot (archive footage) (uncredited)
1971 Groton
Monti
1968 Sammy
Sheriff Tangley
Self (archival footage)
1967 Bruno
Maximillian
Avery
Dr. Mendell
1966 N/A
N/A
Sheriff Hodges
1965 Charlie Russell
Charlie Leach
Kile
The Mummified Werewolf
Bartender
Belial Desard
1964 Tiny
Morgan Whitlock
Chingachcook
1963 Simon Orne
1961 Satan
Jed
1960 Poppa Duplessis
Lon Chaney
Colby
N/A
The Mummified Werewolf
1959 Trader One Arm
Ben Rafferty
N/A
Manon
Jesse Childress
Rock
Host
1958 Rance Fletcher
Art Birdwell (as Lon Chaney)
N/A
Sheriff Lon Paulson
Big Sam
1957 N/A
Martin 'Marty' Melville
Chingachgook
Chingachgook
1956 Blackfish
Michael Peters
Whitey
Dr. Munroe, aka Mungo
N/A
Charles "Butcher" Benton
Swede
1955 Chivington (as Lon Chaney)
Big Mac
Job Marsh
John W. Harmon (as Lon Chaney)
Leonard M. 'Alamo' Smith (as Lon Chaney)
1954 Padre Felipe
N/A
Castro (as Lon Chaney)
Crazy Charlie (as Lon Chaney)
N/A
Henchman Kip (archive footage) (as Lon Chaney)
Emo, the Murderer
Pedro Martines
1953 Spurge McManamee
Peg Leg (as Lon Chaney)
Bucknell
1952 Chief Pontiac
Gargon
Pete Elm (as Lon Chaney)
Old Jeff Harris
Zeke Wells
Martin Howe
Sinbad (as Lon Chaney)
The Monster
Artemus Taylor
1951 Borka Barbarossa
Alaskan Trapper
Commissioner Taro
Pinky
N/A
Trooper Kebussyan
Shocker / Schockovitz Ninkovitch (as Lon Chaney)
1950 N/A
Gus (as Lon Chaney)
Red Lynch
1949 Johnny Colton
1948 Mr. Demitri (as Lon Chaney)
Self - Actor
Larry Talbot/The Wolf Man
Louie Struber
Steve Murkill
1947 Willie
1946 Lt. Armand Corday
1945 Wayne Fletcher
Lawrence Stewart Talbot
Grat Dalton (as Lon Chaney)
Jeff Carter
Alex Gregor, aka Gregor the Great
Johnson
1944 Kharis
Lawrence 'Larry' Talbot aka the Wolf Man
David Stuart
Kharis
Bear
Hava
Lon Chaney Jr.
Prof. Norman Reed
1943 Dr. Mark Steel (as Lon Chaney)
Count Dracula, alias Count Alucard
Cameo Appearance
Chango
Lawrence 'Larry' Stewart Talbot / The Wolf Man
1942 Kharis, the Mummy
Benny (as Lon Chaney)
Jim Lane
The Frankenstein Monster
Nate Carson
1941 Larry Talbot / The Wolf Man
Jack McCall
Marvin Gimble
Henchman Butch
Jigsaw Kennedy
'Spike' Hudson
Dan McCormick
1940 Shorty
Akhoba
1939 Lennie
Pierre
Pringle
Dollarhide
One Of James Gang
1938 Marine Sentry
Martin
Bull
Racetrack Mug
Boatman
Photographer
Henchman
Delivery Man
Policeman
1937 Attendant
Gilks
Desk Reporter
Scott, the Chauffeur
Policeman
Dutch
Garage Mechanic
Laborer Killed at Launching
Eddie
Federal Agent in Baltimore Bank
Maroni
Detective Erickson
Newsman
Girard
1936 Garland - Simms partner
Second Coffin Man
Henchman Ivan
Capt. Hakur
Martin
1935 John Arthur 'Silk' Lennox
Chuck
Jack Wilson / Butch Curtain
Dave
1934 Don Cooper
Hugo McQueen
Joe Bethel
1933 Jack Breen
Lt. Armand Corday
Jeff Todd (as Creighton Chaney)
Frankie
1932 Tom Kirby, aka The Black Ghost
Thornton
1931 Henchman
Larry Talbot/The Wolf Man
Year Character Movie/Tv

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