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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 The Blue and the Gray
Poster of Sweet Hunters
Poster of Valerie
Poster of Flaming Feather
Filmography

Irving Johnson High Seas Adventurer (1985)

Movie
as Himself

Pharos of Chaos (1983)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

The Blue and the Gray (1982)

Drama
Series
8.2 3 votes

Venom (1981)

Horror Thriller
Movie
as Howard Anderson
7.1 15 votes

The Outsider (1980)

Drama Foreign
Movie
as Seamus Flaherty

Nine to Five (1980)

Comedy
Movie
as Russell Tinsworthy
6.6 86 votes

Winter Kills (1979)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Z.K. Dawson
6.1 5 votes

King of the Gypsies (1978)

Drama
Movie
as King Zharko Stepanowicz
6 3 votes

The Godfather Epic (1977)

Movie
as Capt. McCluskey
7.3 9 votes

Deadly Strangers (1976)

Thriller
Movie
as Malcolm
7 1 votes

1900 (1976)

Drama History Romance
Movie
as Leo Dalco
7.3 68 votes

Cry, Onion! (1975)

Western
Movie
as Henry 'Jack' Pullitzer
3.7 5 votes

The Last Days of Man on Earth (1973)

Comedy Thriller Science Fiction Foreign
Movie
as Maj. Wrongway Lindbergh
4.5 5 votes

The Long Goodbye (1973)

Thriller Crime Drama Mystery
Movie
as Roger Wade
7.3 90 votes

The Godfather (1972)

Drama Crime
Movie
as Capt. Mark McCluskey
8.4 5046 votes

Angel's Leap (1971)

Crime
Movie
as Mason / Custer
5 2 votes

Loving (1970)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Lepridon
7.8 3 votes

Sweet Hunters (1970)

Movie
as Allan
6 2 votes

Hard Contract (1969)

Crime Romance
Movie
as Michael Carlson
6.7 3 votes

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

Drama Comedy War
Movie
as Brigadier General Jack D. Ripper
7.9 1196 votes

A Carol for Another Christmas (1964)

Science Fiction Mystery TV Movie
Movie
as Daniel Grudge
4.3 3 votes

Terror in a Texas Town (1958)

Action Western
Movie
as George Hansen
6.7 9 votes

Ten Days To Tulara (1958)

Drama Foreign
Movie
as Scotty

5 Steps to Danger (1957)

Action Thriller
Movie
as John Emmett
6.3 3 votes

Crime of Passion (1957)

Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Lt. William Doyle
6.2 8 votes

The Iron Sheriff (1957)

Western
Movie
as Sheriff Samuel Galt
5 1 votes

Valerie (1957)

Western
Movie
as John Huntington Garth
3.5 3 votes

Gun Battle at Monterey (1957)

Romance Western
Movie
as Jay Turner / John York
3 1 votes

Zero Hour! (1957)

Action Drama Thriller
Movie
as Captain Martin Treleaven
6.7 12 votes

The Killing (1956)

Drama Action Thriller Crime
Movie
as Johnny Clay
7.6 236 votes

The Come On (1956)

Crime
Movie
as Dave Arnold
3.8 2 votes

Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1956)

Western Drama
Series
as Unknown
8 1 votes

Battle Taxi (1955)

Movie
as Capt. Russ Edwards

Timberjack (1955)

Music Action Western
Movie
as Tim Chipman
4.5 2 votes

The Eternal Sea (1955)

War Drama
Movie
as Rear-Adm. John Madison Hoskins
6.3 2 votes

Top Gun (1955)

Western
Movie
as Rick Martin
6 1 votes

The Last Command (1955)

Drama History Western
Movie
as Jim Bowie
7.7 3 votes

Shotgun (1955)

Western
Movie
as Clay Hardin
4.2 3 votes

Prince Valiant (1954)

Action Romance
Movie
as Sir Gawain
5.9 6 votes

Crime Wave (1954)

Crime
Movie
as Det. Lt. Sims
6.5 12 votes

Arrow In The Dust (1954)

Western
Movie
as Bart Laish
5.8 2 votes

Suddenly (1954)

Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Sheriff Tod Shaw
6.6 20 votes

Johnny Guitar (1954)

Drama Western
Movie
as Johnny 'Guitar' Logan
7.4 61 votes

Naked Alibi (1954)

Crime
Movie
as Chief Joe Conroy
4.1 5 votes

Take Me to Town (1953)

Comedy
Movie
as Will Hall
5 1 votes

General Electric Theater (1953)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown

Kansas Pacific (1953)

Western Action
Movie
as Capt. John Nelson
3.8 4 votes

Fighter Attack (1953)

War
Movie
as Steve
4.5 2 votes

So Big (1953)

Romance Drama
Movie
as Pervis DeJong
5 1 votes

Denver and Rio Grande (1952)

Adventure Western
Movie
as McCabe
6 2 votes

Flaming Feather (1952)

Western
Movie
as Tex McCloud
4 1 votes

Hellgate (1952)

Western
Movie
as Lt. Tod Voorhees
7 4 votes

The Golden Hawk (1952)

Adventure
Movie
as Kit 'The Hawk' Gerardo

The Star (1952)

Drama
Movie
as Jim Johannsen aka Barry Lester
7.2 11 votes

Flat Top (1952)

Drama Action War
Movie
as Commander Dan Collier
3.5 2 votes

Journey into Light (1951)

Movie
as Rev, John Burrows

Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1951)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown

The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

Action Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Dix Handley
7.4 84 votes

El Paso (1949)

Western
Movie
as Sheriff La Farge
5.5 2 votes

Manhandled (1949)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Joe Cooper
4.6 5 votes

Blaze of Noon (1947)

Drama Action
Movie
as Tad McDonald

Variety Girl (1947)

Music Comedy
Movie
as Himself
4 1 votes

Virginia (1941)

Movie
as Norman Williams

Bahama Passage (1941)

Romance Drama
Movie
as Adrian Ainsworth