Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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James Noble Biography (1922-)
Full name, James Wilkes Noble; born March 5, 1922, in Dallas, TX; son of Ralph Byrne and Lois Frances (Wilkes) Noble; married Carolyn Owen Coates, May 19,1956; children: Jessica Katherine.
- Birth Details
- March 5, 1922
- Dallas, Texas, United States
Credits; Television Appearances; Series
- Judge Horowitz, All My Children, ABC, 1970.
- Edward Simms, A World Apart, ABC, 1970-71.
- Governor Gene Gatling, Benson, ABC, 1979-86.
- Raymond Voss, First Impressions, CBS, 1988.
- Appeared as Dr. Bill Winters, The Doctors, NBC.
Credits; Television Appearances; Movies
- Haberle, Breaking Up, ABC, 1978.
- Ed, Lovey: A Circle of Children, Part II, CBS, 1978.
- Pierce, The Summer of My German Soldier, NBC, 1978.
- Dr. Elliott Losen, Baby Comes Home, CBS, 1980.
- Gavin McNab, Dempsey, CBS, 1983.
- Dr. Warren Towle, When the Bough Breaks, NBC, 1986.
- Ed Shoat, Deadly Deception, CBS, 1987.
- Leonard Weeks, Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam, NBC, 1987.
- Mr. Lodge, Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again (also known as Archie andFriends), NBC, 1990.
Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
- Dr. Edwards, "The Woman Who Willed a Miracle," ABC Afterschool Special, ABC, 1983.
- Life's Most Embarrassing Moments, ABC, 1986.
- Max Smiley, "The Day My Kid Went Punk," ABC Afterschool Special, ABC, 1987.
- Allen Carlisle, Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1987.
- Harry Beaumont, Scarecrow and Mrs. King, CBS, 1987.
- Dr. Gilmore Blount, "The Absent-Minded Professor," The Magical World of Disney, NBC, 1988.
- Also appeared in an episode of The Addams Chronicles, 1976.
Credits; Other Television Appearances
- Title role, The Egoist, DuMont, 1943.
- Dr. Herman Metz, Hart to Hart (pilot), ABC, 1979.
- Tom Fairmont, This Is Kate Bennett (pilot), ABC, 1982.
Credits; Film Appearances
- Canon Pritchard, The Sporting Club, Avco-Embassy, 1971.
- Priest, Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me, Paramount, 1971.
- John Witherspoon, 1776, Columbia, 1972.
- General Deptford, Who? (also known as Man without a Face, Prisoner of theSkull, and The Man in the Steel Mask), Lorimar, 1975.
- Norman, Death Play, New Line Cinema, 1976.
- Dr. Leo Cooper, One Summer Love (also known as Dragonfly), American International, 1976.
- Presidential Adviser Kaufman, Being There, United Artists (UA), 1979.
- Dr. Blankenship, Promises in the Dark, Warner Bros., 1979.
- Fred Miles, 10, Warner Bros., 1979.
- Secretary of defense, The Nude Bomb (also known as The Return of MaxwellSmart), Universal, 1980.
- Father O'Flanagan, Airplane II: The Sequel, Paramount, 1982.
- Peter Archer, You Talkin' to Me?, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/UA, 1987.
- Sinclair, A Tiger's Tale, Atlantic Entertainment, 1987.
- Chief Wilkens, Paramedics, Vestron, 1988.
- Dr. Bailey, Chances Are, TriStar, 1989.
Credits; Also appeared in What's So Bad about Feeling Good? Stage Appearances
- The Big Knife, National Theatre, New York City, 1949.
- Professor Pearson, The Velvet Glove, Booth Theatre, New York City, 1949,then John Golden Theatre, New York City, 1950.
- Friend of the woman, Come of Age, City Center Theatre, New York City, 1952.
- Aegisthus, Electra, Henry Street Playhouse, New York City, 1954.
- Gordon Douglas, A Far Country, Music Box Theatre, New York City, 1961.
- Strange Interlude, Hudson Theatre, New York City, 1963.
- Soldier, Dynamite Tonight, Actors Studio, York Playhouse, New York City,1964.
- Malcolm Supley, Night of the Dunce, Cherry Lane Theatre, New York City, 1966.
- Judge and preacher, Rimers of Eldritch, Cherry Lane Theatre, 1967.
- Stephen Chenier, The Death of the Well-Loved Boy, St. Mark's Playhouse, New York City, 1967.
- Sam, "The Acquisition," in Trainer, Dean, Liepolt and Company, American Place Theatre, then Theatre at St. Clement's Church, both New York City, 1968.
- David, A Scent of Flowers, Martinique Theatre, New York City, 1969.
- 1776, 46th Street Theatre, New York City, 1969.
- Frank Kroner, Sr., Siamese Connections, Actors Studio Theatre, New York City, 1972.
- Harvey, Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati, OH, 1973.
- A Touch of the Poet, Manhattan Theatre Club, New York City, 1974.
- The Show-Off, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1975.
- Tom Jones, Hartman Theatre Company, 1975.
- Toby Felker, The Runner Stumbles, Hartman Theatre, Stamford, CT, 1975, then Little Theatre, New York City, 1976.
- Stubbs, The Vienna Notes, Second Stage Theatre, New York City, 1985.
- Born Yesterday, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA, 1988.
- Voysey, Sr., The Voysey Inheritance, Long Wharf Theatre, 1990-91.
- Appeared in the plays Helen's Room, produced in New York City, 1947; andMedea, produced in New York City, 1951; also appeared in more than two hundred other plays.
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