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Also Known As: Buddy Gillespie, A Arnold Gillespie (Buddy), Albert Arnold Gillespie, Arnold Gillespie Died: May 3, 1978
Born: October 14, 1899 Cause of Death: Unknown
Birth Place: El Paso, Texas, USA Profession: special effects designer, production designer

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Throughout his entertainment career as an accomplished actor, Jeff Gillen graced the silver screen many times. Gillen began his acting career appearing in various films, such as the Steve Alaimo action picture "The Wild Rebels" (1967), the Rod Taylor mystery "Darker Than Amber" (1970) and the Alan Ormsby horror feature "Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things" (1972). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the horror film "Dead of Night" (1972) with John Marley, the drama "Absence of Malice" (1981) with Paul Newman and "A Christmas Story" (1983) with Melinda Dillon. He also appeared in the Rodney Dangerfield comedy "Easy Money" (1983). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Beyond the Bermuda Triangle" (NBC, 1975-76). Gillen more recently acted in the action film "Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach" (1988) with Bubba Smith.

Throughout his entertainment career as an accomplished actor, Jeff Gillen graced the silver screen many times. Gillen began his acting career appearing in various films, such as the Steve Alaimo action picture "The Wild Rebels" (1967), the Rod Taylor mystery "Darker Than Amber" (1970) and the Alan Ormsby horror feature "Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things" (1972). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the horror film "Dead of Night" (1972) with John Marley, the drama "Absence of Malice" (1981) with Paul Newman and "A Christmas Story" (1983) with Melinda Dillon. He also appeared in the Rodney Dangerfield comedy "Easy Money" (1983). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Beyond the Bermuda Triangle" (NBC, 1975-76). Gillen more recently acted in the action film "Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach" (1988) with Bubba Smith.

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1924:
Hired as art director at MGM
1936:
Made head of special effects department at MGM

Education

Columbia University: New York , New York -
Art Students League of New York: New York , New York -

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