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Ben Carruthers

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Benito "Ben" F. Carruthers (14 August 1936, Illinois, USA - 27 September 1983, Los Angeles, California) was an American film actor, most notable for his role in John Cassavetes' debut feature film Shadows (1959). He later appeared in Robert Aldrich's The Dirty Dozen (1967) as Glenn Gilpin. His last film performance was in Man in the Wilderness (1971). Carruthers died of liver failure in 1983 at the age of 47. He stood 6' 1". His son was a drummer for a very short time in Megadeth. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Carruthers, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 14, 1936
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Shadows 1959-11-11
Latest Project:
Movie Universal Soldier 1972-05-01
Known For
Poster of Man in the Wilderness
Poster of Riot
Poster of The Champions
Poster of Love 65
Movie Universal Soldier Jesse 1972-05-01
Movie Man in the Wilderness Longbow 1971-11-24
Movie Scruggs Ben Scruggs 1970-04-23
Movie Riot Surefoot 1969-01-15
Movie To Grab the Ring Alfred Lowell 1968-03-14
Movie The Lost Continent Ricaldi 1968-06-19
Series The Champions Perango 1968-09-25
Movie Fearless Frank The Cat 1967-04-29
Movie The Dirty Dozen Glenn Gilpin 1967-06-15
Movie The Unknown Man of Shandigor Manuel 1967-05-01
Movie Love 65 Benito 1965-03-17
Movie A High Wind in Jamaica Alberto 1965-05-01
Movie Goldstein Jay 1965-05-06
Movie Guns of the Trees Ben 1961-02-28
Movie Shadows Ben 1959-11-11