Character actor, Barry Kelley, was born Edward Barry Kelley on Aug 19, 1908 in Chicago, IL. Kelley died at the age of 82 on Jun 15, 1991 in Woodland Hills, CA .
American actor born in Chicago of Irish parents, he made his theatrical debut in 1930, and remained in that medium until 1947, when brought to Hollywood by director Elia Kazan for a role in Boomerang! He subsequently stayed to play grafters, judges and tough policemen until his early retirement in 1968. Died from congestive heart failure.(Source: available at Amazon Quinlan's Film Character Actors: an Illustrated Directory).
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Jack: Ahoy on board!
Sigurd: Strange fish in the sea today.
Lew Agry: Let's take him over to the jailhouse and wait for him to come to. When I hang a man, I like him to know what's going on.
Lew Agry: We were voted out of a double hanging, Buchanan. Unless you get on that horse and start riding, we'll make up for it with a double bury.
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