Mostly Credited As: Dan Duryea Date Of Birth: January 23, 1907 (Age 61) Country Of Birth: USA Birth Place: White Plains, New York Date Of Death: June 07, 1968 Cause Of Death: Cancer
Stage actor Dan Duryea made the transition to films in the 1940s. He excelled at portraying heavies and thugs in film noir and westerns, but occasionally picked up good-guy roles, especially toward the end of his career. His best films include Scarlet Street and Larceny . Duryea kept working through the late 1960s until his health began to fail.