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Nick Adams

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Nick Adams (July 10, 1931 – February 7, 1968) was an American film and television actor. He has been noted for his supporting roles in successful Hollywood films during the 1950s and 1960s along with his starring role in the ABC television series The Rebel (1959). Decades after Adams' death from a prescription drug overdose at the age of 36, his widely publicized friendships with James Dean and Elvis Presley would stir speculation about both his private life and the circumstances of his death. In an Allmovie synopsis for Adams' last film, reviewer Dan Pavlides wrote, "Plagued by personal excesses, he will be remembered just as much for what he could have done in cinema as what he left behind." Description above from the Wikipedia article Nick Adams (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 10, 1931 In Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
48
First Appeared:
In the movie Somebody Loves Me 1952-09-24
Latest Project:
Movie An Englishman in New York 2009-04-27
Known For
Poster of The Monroes
Poster of Invasion of Astro-Monster
Poster of Pillow Talk
Poster of No Time for Sergeants
Filmography
Movie An Englishman in New York Dim Man 2009-04-27
Movie Mission Mars Nick Grant 1968-07-26
Movie Mosby's Marauders Sgt. Gregg 1967-03-17
Series Hondo Unknown 1967-09-08
Series The Monroes Unknown 1966-09-07
Movie Young Dillinger John Dillinger 1965-04-28
Movie Frankenstein Conquers the World Dr. Bowen 1965-08-08
Movie Die, Monster, Die! Stephen Reinhart 1965-10-26
Movie Invasion of Astro-Monster Astronaut Glenn Amer 1965-12-19
Series Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Unknown 1964-09-14
Movie The Young Lovers Tarragoo 1964-11-12
Series Vacation Playhouse Unknown 1963-07-22
Movie The Hook Pvt. V.R. Hackett 1963-02-15
Series Arrest and Trial Unknown 1963-09-15
Movie Twilight of Honor Ben Brown 1963-11-13
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1963-09-16
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Movie Hell Is for Heroes Homer 1962-06-26
Movie The Interns Dr. Sid Lackland 1962-08-08
Series Combat! Unknown 1962-10-02
Series Saints and Sinners Nick Alexander 1962-09-17
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Movie The FBI Story John Gilbert ('Jack') Graham 1959-10-01
Series Rawhide Unknown 1959-01-09
Series The Rebel 1959-10-04
Movie Pillow Talk Tony Walters 1959-10-07
Movie Teacher's Pet Barney Kovac 1958-04-01
Series The Dick Clark Show Unknown 1958-02-15
Movie No Time for Sergeants Pvt. Ben Whitledge 1958-07-05
Movie Sing Boy Sing C.K. Judd 1958-02-21
Series Wanted: Dead or Alive Unknown 1958-09-06
Series Yancy Derringer Unknown 1958-10-02
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Movie Fury at Showdown Tracy Mitchell 1957-04-18
Series Trackdown Unknown 1957-10-04
Series Richard Diamond, Private Detective Unknown 1957-07-01
Movie Our Miss Brooks Gary Nolan 1956-04-23
Series The Steve Allen Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Series Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater Unknown 1956-10-05
Movie A Strange Adventure Phil Davis 1956-08-24
Movie The Last Wagon Ridge 1956-09-21
Movie Rebel Without a Cause Chick 1955-10-27
Movie Mister Roberts Reber 1955-07-13
Movie Picnic Bomber 1955-11-18
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Letter to Loretta Unknown 1953-09-20
Movie Somebody Loves Me Western Union boy 1952-09-24