Ray Collins

  1. Lionel Barrymore, It’s a Wonderful Life, 1946.
  2. Charles Kemper, On Dangerous Ground, 1951.   Also seen by director Nicholas Ray for Pop Daly, partner of violent cop Robert Ryan, were Collins, Ward Bond, Jay C Flippen and Wallace Ford. In 1957, Collin started playing LAPD Lieutenant Arthur Tragg in the Perry Mason series. He stayed on the job until his death – 241 cases later. At age 76. Long after a real cop would have retired.

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