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Hal K. Dawson Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jan 1, 1896
  • Died: Feb 17, 1987

Sad-eyed, mustachioed actor Hal K. Dawson appeared in several Broadway productions of the 1920s. During the run of Machinal, Dawson was the roommate of fellow actor Clark Gable; throughout his later Hollywood career, Gable saw to it that Dawson was given parts in such films as [[Feature~V29138~Libeled Lady~libeledlady]] (1936) and [[Feature~V113973~To Please a Lady~topleasealady]] (1951). Even without Gable's help, Dawson enjoyed a long and productive movie and TV career, usually playing long-suffering personal secretaries and officious desk clerks. Hal K. Dawson was a lifelong member of the Masquers Club, and, in the twilight of his life, was made an honorary member of the Pioneers of Radio Club. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi