Roscoe Ates (1895–1962)

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KNOWN FOR 
Freaks (1932) | Cimarron (1931) | The Champ (1931)
AKA 
Rosco Ates
NICKNAME  
Uncle Pinky
BORN 
Jan 20, 1895 (died Mar 1, 1962)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Past Film & Video (120 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (30 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Whispering SmithWhispering Smith (TV Series) Sheriff Ben Stanley ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
    • Three for One (Jul 3, 1961) Sheriff Ben Stanley (as Rosco Ates)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) The Sheriff ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for OutlawsOutlaws (TV Series) Old Timer / Bartender ( 2 episodes, 1960–1961 )  Less 1960–1961 2
  • Primary photo for The UntouchablesThe Untouchables (TV Series) Drunk ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for SugarfootSugarfoot (TV Series) Barber / Lew Long / Old Timer ( 3 episodes, 1958–1960 )  Less 1958–1960 3
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Zack Martin / Piano Player / Tavern Customer / Ben White / Pop Henderson / Cemetery Clerk ( 6 episodes, 1958–1960 )  Less 1958–1960 6
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  • Primary photo for Surfside 6Surfside 6 (TV Series) Clem ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
    • Par-a-kee (Nov 7, 1960) Clem (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for MaverickMaverick (TV Series) Albert / Joe the Barber / Kibitzer / Barfly ( 4 episodes, 1959–1960 )  Less 1959–1960 4
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  • Primary photo for LawmanLawman (TV Series) Ike Jenkins / Ike / Old Timer ( 8 episodes, 1959–1960 )  Less 1959–1960 8
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  • Primary photo for Shotgun SladeShotgun Slade (TV Series) Lou Nugget ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Bourbon Street BeatBourbon Street Beat (TV Series) Deputy Boak ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Man with a CameraMan with a Camera (TV Series) Fenton ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of Wells FargoTales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) Renton / Flanny - Typesetter ( 2 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959 2
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Joe - Bartender / Old Timer ( 2 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959 2
  • Primary photo for BuckskinBuckskin (TV Series) Harrison ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for State TrooperState Trooper (TV Series) Dusty Peabody ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Lux PlayhouseLux Playhouse (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Restless GunThe Restless Gun (TV Series) Juniper Dunlap / Hotel Clerk ( 2 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959 2
    • The Painted Beauty (Jan 5, 1959) Juniper Dunlap (as Rosco Ates)  Less
    • More Than Kin (May 26, 1958) Hotel Clerk (as Rosco Ates)  Less
  • Primary photo for M SquadM Squad (TV Series) Edwin Winkler ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
    • Force of Habit (Oct 31, 1958) Edwin Winkler (as Rosco Ates)  Less
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Pop McCrary ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Rin Tin TinThe Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series) Jorgenson ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Annie OakleyAnnie Oakley (TV Series) Neighborly Walsh / Telegrapher Curly Dawes ( 2 episodes, 1956–1957 )  Less 1956–1957 2
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of ChampionThe Adventures of Champion (TV Series) Canary Twigg ( 1 episode )  Less 1955–1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Mickey Rooney ShowThe Mickey Rooney Show (TV Series) Henry ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Boston BlackieBoston Blackie (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Big TownBig Town (TV Series) Ed Crowley ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for My Little MargieMy Little Margie (TV Series) Zeke ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The Cisco KidThe Cisco Kid (TV Series) Henry Wilson ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The Marshal of Gunsight PassThe Marshal of Gunsight Pass (TV Series) Deputy Roscoe ( 3 episodes, 1950 )  Less 1950 3
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Schlitzie: One of UsSchlitzie: One of Us Himself (archive footage)  Less 2018 $100K
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) Roscoe ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
    • Freaks (Oct 5, 2009) Roscoe (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dream OnDream On (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992
    • Martin Over Medium (Sep 5, 1992) Self (archive footage) (as Rosco Ates)  Less
  • Primary photo for Meanwhile, Back at the RanchMeanwhile, Back at the Ranch Sidekcik (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for MGM ParadeMGM Parade (TV Series) Sponge in 'The Champ' ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
    • Episode #1.21 (1956) Sponge in 'The Champ' (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Gabby Hayes ShowThe Gabby Hayes Show (TV Series) Soapy Jones ( 2 episodes, 1956 )  Less 1956
    • Swordfish (1956) Soapy Jones (archive footage)  Less
    • Shadow Valley (1956) Soapy Jones (archive footage)  Less
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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