|Birth: ||Mar. 20, 1914|
|Death: ||Dec. 4, 1966|
American stage and television actor.
He was born in Washington, USA.
From 1945 until his death in 1966, Denton starred in many films, including The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery, The Parent Trap, Birdman of Alcatraz (he played the guard that Robert Stroud stabs to death), To Kill a Mockingbird, and Bus Riley's Back in Town. He was also a guest star on many television shows, including Bonanza, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Perry Mason, Gunsmoke, Have Gun Will Travel, and six appearances on The Fugitive.
In 1960, he also co-starred in an unsold pilot titled, "Mountain Man" about a Rocky Mountain fur trading station in the 1840s.
In 1966, Denton died after suffering a heart attack in Piedmont, California.
Created by: David Tucker
Record added: Feb 07, 2011
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