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Sterling Hayden

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Sterling Hayden (March 26, 1916 – May 23, 1986) was an American actor and author. For most of his career as a leading man, he specialized in westerns and film noir, such as Johnny Guitar, The Asphalt Jungle and The Killing. Later on he became noted as a character actor for such roles as Gen. Jack D. Ripper in Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964). He also played the Irish policeman, Captain McCluskey, in Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather in 1972, and the novelist Roger Wade in 1973's The Long Goodbye. Standing 6-feet, 5-inches tall (196 cm), he was taller than most actors. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sterling Hayden, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Mar 26, 1916 In Upper Montclair, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
64
First Appeared:
In the movie Virginia 1941-01-28
Latest Project:
Movie Irving Johnson High Seas Adventurer 1985-03-28
Known For
Poster of Pharos of Chaos
Poster of The Godfather
Poster of Sweet Hunters
Poster of Journey into Light
Filmography
Movie Irving Johnson High Seas Adventurer Himself 1985-03-28
Movie Pharos of Chaos Himself 1983-10-21
Series The Blue and the Gray 1982-11-14
Movie Venom Howard Anderson 1981-11-28
Movie The Outsider Seamus Flaherty 1980-06-02
Movie Nine to Five Russell Tinsworthy 1980-12-18
Movie Winter Kills Z.K. Dawson 1979-05-11
Movie King of the Gypsies King Zharko Stepanowicz 1978-12-20
Movie The Godfather Epic Capt. McCluskey 1977-11-12
Movie Deadly Strangers Malcolm 1976-01-01
Movie 1900 Leo Dalco 1976-09-03
Movie Cry, Onion! Henry 'Jack' Pullitzer 1975-08-25
Movie The Last Days of Man on Earth Maj. Wrongway Lindbergh 1973-01-01
Movie The Long Goodbye Roger Wade 1973-03-07
Movie The Godfather Capt. Mark McCluskey 1972-03-14
Movie Angel's Leap Mason / Custer 1971-09-21
Movie Loving Lepridon 1970-03-04
Movie Sweet Hunters Allan 1970-03-22
Movie Hard Contract Michael Carlson 1969-04-30
Movie Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Brigadier General Jack D. Ripper 1964-01-29
Movie A Carol for Another Christmas Daniel Grudge 1964-12-28
Movie Terror in a Texas Town George Hansen 1958-09-01
Movie Ten Days To Tulara Scotty 1958-10-29
Movie 5 Steps to Danger John Emmett 1957-01-30
Movie Crime of Passion Lt. William Doyle 1957-01-09
Movie The Iron Sheriff Sheriff Samuel Galt 1957-04-01
Movie Valerie John Huntington Garth 1957-08-01
Movie Gun Battle at Monterey Jay Turner / John York 1957-10-27
Movie Zero Hour! Captain Martin Treleaven 1957-11-13
Movie The Killing Johnny Clay 1956-05-08
Movie The Come On Dave Arnold 1956-04-16
Series Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater Unknown 1956-10-05
Movie Battle Taxi Capt. Russ Edwards 1955-01-03
Movie Timberjack Tim Chipman 1955-02-18
Movie The Eternal Sea Rear-Adm. John Madison Hoskins 1955-04-19
Movie Top Gun Rick Martin 1955-12-01
Movie The Last Command Jim Bowie 1955-08-03
Movie Shotgun Clay Hardin 1955-04-23
Movie Prince Valiant Sir Gawain 1954-04-05
Movie Crime Wave Det. Lt. Sims 1954-01-12
Movie Arrow In The Dust Bart Laish 1954-04-25
Movie Suddenly Sheriff Tod Shaw 1954-10-07
Movie Johnny Guitar Johnny 'Guitar' Logan 1954-05-26
Movie Naked Alibi Chief Joe Conroy 1954-10-01
Movie Take Me to Town Will Hall 1953-06-19
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie Kansas Pacific Capt. John Nelson 1953-02-22
Movie Fighter Attack Steve 1953-11-29
Movie So Big Pervis DeJong 1953-10-21
Movie Denver and Rio Grande McCabe 1952-05-16
Movie Flaming Feather Tex McCloud 1952-02-01
Movie Hellgate Lt. Tod Voorhees 1952-09-04
Movie The Golden Hawk Kit 'The Hawk' Gerardo 1952-10-08
Movie The Star Jim Johannsen aka Barry Lester 1952-12-11
Movie Flat Top Commander Dan Collier 1952-10-26
Movie Journey into Light Rev, John Burrows 1951-09-28
Series Schlitz Playhouse of Stars Unknown 1951-10-05
Movie The Asphalt Jungle Dix Handley 1950-05-23
Movie El Paso Sheriff La Farge 1949-03-22
Movie Manhandled Joe Cooper 1949-05-25
Movie Blaze of Noon Tad McDonald 1947-05-02
Movie Variety Girl Himself 1947-08-29
Movie Virginia Norman Williams 1941-01-28
Movie Bahama Passage Adrian Ainsworth 1941-12-10