Elisha Cook Jr.
Elisha Cook Jr.

Gender

Male

Known Credits

23

Elisha Cook Jr.

Date of Birth: Dec 26, 1903

Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

 

 

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Elisha Vanslyck Cook, Jr.  (December 26, 1903 – May 18, 1995) was an American character actor who made a career out of playing cowardly villains and weedy neurotics in dozens of films. He was perhaps most noted for his portrayal of the gunsel Wilmer, who tries to intimidate Humphrey Bogarts Sam Spade in The Maltese Falcon.[3] Description above from the Wikipedia article Elisha Cook, Jr.

Known For

Filmography

1941

1941

as The Patron (Dexter)

1979

St. Ives

St. Ives

as Eddie

1976

The Phantom Of Hollywood

The Phantom Of Hollywood

as Studio Engineer (uncredited)

1974

Messiah of Evil

Messiah of Evil

as Charlie

1973

Blacula

Blacula

as Sam

1972

El Condor

El Condor

as Old Convict

1970

The Movie Murderer

The Movie Murderer

as Willie Peanuts

1970

The Haunted Palace

The Haunted Palace

as Gideon Smith / Micah Smith

1963

One-Eyed Jacks

One-Eyed Jacks

as Carvey

1961

Plunder Road

Plunder Road

as Skeets Jonas

1957

Accused of Murder

Accused of Murder

as 'Whitey' Pollock

1956

The Killing

The Killing

as George Peatty

1956

The Indian Fighter

The Indian Fighter

as Briggs (as Elisha Cook)

1955

Drum Beat

Drum Beat

as Blaine Crackel

1954

Thunder Over the Plains

Thunder Over the Plains

as Joseph Standish

1953

Don't Bother To Knock

Don't Bother To Knock

as Eddie Forbes

1952

Cinderella Jones

Cinderella Jones

as Oliver S. Patch

1946

Phantom Lady

Phantom Lady

as Cliff Milburn

1944

The Maltese Falcon

The Maltese Falcon

as Wilmer Cook

1941

Tin Pan Alley

Tin Pan Alley

as Joe Codd

1940

Newsboys' Home

Newsboys' Home

as Danny

1938