Moroni Olsen

Biography

Moroni Olsen (June 27, 1889 – November 22, 1954) was an American actor.

Olsen was born in Ogden, Utah, to Mormon parents Edward Arenholt Olsen and Martha Hoverholst, who named him after the Moroni found in the Book of Mormon. Some sources have claimed that Olsen's birth name was John Wi...

68 titles Acting

7.1

The Long, Long Trailer

1954 · Mr. Tewitt

6.1

Sign of the Pagan

1954 · Pope Leo I

6.3

So This Is Love

1953 · Arnold Reuben

6.1

Lone Star

1952 · Sam Houston

6.6

Washington Story

1952 · Speaker Of The House

6.1

At Sword's Point

1952 · Porthos

6.4

Submarine Command

1952 · Rear Adm. Joshua Rice

6.7

No Questions Asked

1951 · Henry Manston

7.4

Payment on Demand

1951 · Mr. Barton

6.6

Father's Little Dividend

1951 · Herbert Dunstan

7.2

Father of the Bride

1950 · Herbert Dunstan

6.8

Task Force

1949 · Adm. Ames

7.1

The Fountainhead

1949 · Chairman

6.8

Samson and Delilah

1949 · Targil

7.4

Call Northside 777

1948 · Parole Board Chairman

6.1

Up in Central Park

1948 · Big Jim Fitts

6.6

Black Gold

1947 · Don Toland

7.3

Life with Father

1947 · Dr. Humphries

7.2

Possessed

1947 · Dr. Ames - Mrs. Smith's psychiatrist

6.7

The Long Night

1947 · Chief of Police Bob McManus

7.0

High Wall

1947 · Dr. Philip Dunlap

6.1

That Hagen Girl

1947 · Trenton Gateley

6.6

From This Day Forward

1946 · Tim Bagley

6.4

The Walls Came Tumbling Down

1946 · Bishop Martin

8.0

Notorious

1946 · Walter Beardsley

6.4

Boys Ranch

1946 · Judge Henderson

6.7

The Strange Woman

1946 · Rev. Thatcher

6.8

Don't Fence Me In

1945 · Henry Bennett, aka Harry Benson

8.0

Mildred Pierce

1945 · Inspector Peterson

7.4

Pride of the Marines

1945 · Capt. Burroughs

6.7

Week-End at the Waldorf

1945 · House Detective

6.5

Buffalo Bill

1944 · Sen. Frederici

7.1

Roger Touhy, Gangster

1944 · Riley

5.9

Cobra Woman

1944 · MacDonald

6.4

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves

1944 · Caliph Hassan

7.2

Madame Curie

1943 · President of Businessman's Board

7.1

Air Force

1943 · Col. Blake

5.4

Mission to Moscow

1943 · Col. Faymonville

6.2

We've Never Been Licked

1943 · Commandant

6.0

My Favorite Spy

1942 · Major Allen

5.2

Sundown Jim

1942 · Andrew Barr

7.1

The Glass Key

1942 · Ralph Henry

6.9

Nazi Agent

1942 · Brenner

7.6

Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch

1942 · Dr. Henry Olcott

6.4

Dangerously They Live

1941 · Mr. John Goodwin

6.6

Dive Bomber

1941 · Senior Surgeon at San Diego

6.6

Life with Henry

1941 · Sylvanus Q. Sattherwaite

5.7

Three Sons o' Guns

1941 · Philip G. Talbot

7.0

One Foot in Heaven

1941 · Dr. John Romer

6.4

Brigham Young

1940 · Doc Richards

6.1

If I Had My Way

1940 · Mr. Blair

6.8

Virginia City

1940 · Cameron

6.2

East of the River

1940 · Judge R.D. Davis

6.3

Santa Fe Trail

1940 · Robert E. Lee

5.4

Brother Rat and a Baby

1940 · Major Terry

5.9

Off the Record

1939 · Juvenal Court Judge

6.4

Allegheny Uprising

1939 · Calhoon

5.9

Barricade

1939 · Managing Editor

5.9

The Three Musketeers

1939 · Bailiff

6.9

Rose of Washington Square

1939 · Buck Russell

6.8

Invisible Stripes

1939 · The Warden

6.7

Susannah of the Mounties

1939 · Supt. Andrew Standing

6.2

That's Right - You're Wrong

1939 · Jonathan Forbes

6.9

Dust Be My Destiny

1939 · Slim Jones, Joe's Defense Attorney

6.8

Kidnapped

1938 · Douglas

6.3

Gold Is Where You Find It

1938 · Senator Hearst

6.6

Kentucky

1938 · John Dillon - 1938

5.9

Submarine Patrol

1938 · The Fleet Captain

6.3

The Soldier and the Lady

1937 · Tartar Chief (Voice)

5.9

Adventure's End

1937 · First Mate Rand Husk

7.6

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

1937 · Magic Mirror (voice)

6.1

The Witness Chair

1936 · Lt. Poole

5.5

Yellow Dust

1936 · Missouri

5.7

The Plough and the Stars

1936 · Gen. Connally

6.4

Mary of Scotland

1936 · John Knox

5.7

Grand Jury

1936 · Davis, the bodyguard

6.3

M'Liss

1936 · Jake

5.9

Two in Revolt

1936 · Cyrus Benton

7.3

The Farmer in the Dell

1936 · Chester Hart

5.2

Mummy's Boys

1936 · Dr. Edward Sterling

6.1

Seven Keys to Baldpate

1935 · Mayor Jim Cargen

6.8

Annie Oakley

1935 · Col. William F. 'Buffalo Bill' Cody

5.9

The Three Musketeers

1935 · Porthos

5.9

We're Only Human

1935 · R.J. Curran