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Judson Pratt was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Pratt started his acting career landing roles in such films as "I Confess" (1953) with Montgomery Clift, the Paul Newman dramatic biopic "Somebody Up There Likes Me" (1956) and the Tom Ewell comedy "The Great American Pastime" (1957). He also appeared in the sci-fi feature "Monster on the Campus" (1958) with Arthur Franz, "The Horse Soldiers" (1959) with John Wayne and "The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond" (1960) with Ray Danton. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the sixties, appearing in the Elvis Presley dramatic adaptation "Kid Galahad" (1962), "The Ugly American" (1963) and "A Distant Trumpet" (1964). He also appeared in the James Stewart western "Cheyenne Autumn" (1964). He also was featured in the TV movies "Runaway!" (ABC, 1973-74) and "The Ordeal of Patty Hearst" (ABC, 1978-79). Most recently, Pratt edited "Smash Lab" (Discovery Channel, 2007-08).

Judson Pratt was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Pratt started his acting career landing roles in such films as "I Confess" (1953) with Montgomery Clift, the Paul Newman dramatic biopic "Somebody Up There Likes Me" (1956) and the Tom Ewell comedy "The Great American Pastime" (1957). He also appeared in the sci-fi feature "Monster on the Campus" (1958) with Arthur Franz, "The Horse Soldiers" (1959) with John Wayne and "The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond" (1960) with Ray Danton. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the sixties, appearing in the Elvis Presley dramatic adaptation "Kid Galahad" (1962), "The Ugly American" (1963) and "A Distant Trumpet" (1964). He also appeared in the James Stewart western "Cheyenne Autumn" (1964). He also was featured in the TV movies "Runaway!" (ABC, 1973-74) and "The Ordeal of Patty Hearst" (ABC, 1978-79). Most recently, Pratt edited "Smash Lab" (Discovery Channel, 2007-08).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Pot O' Gold (1941) Thompson
2.
 Ringside Maisie (1941) Dr. Taylor
3.
 Blossoms in the Dust (1941) Senator
4.
 Life Begins for Andy Hardy (1941) Dr. Storfen
5.
 Grand Ole Opry (1940) Attorney general
6.
 My Wife's Relatives (1939) John Ellis
7.
 Colorado Sunset (1939) Mr. Hall
8.
 Come On, Rangers (1938) [Sen.] Harvey
9.
 Night of Mystery (1937) District Attorney John F. X. Markham
10.
 King of Gamblers (1937) Strohm
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