Date of Birth:
8 June 1925
Charles Tyner played in 7 movies in the Comedy, Romance, Music, Western, Drama, Crime, Sport, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Horror genres.
Charles Tyner got succeed with average imdb rating 6.3.
In 1959, American actor Charles Tyner appeared on Broadway with film star Paul Newman in Sweet Bird of Youth. Duly impressed by Tyner's work, Newman brought his theatrical coworker to Hollywood eight years later to play Boss Higgins, the sadistic prison camp guard in Cool Hand Luke (1967). It was the first of many such roles for Tyner, who spent the next several years playing a variety of tight-lipped, vicious rural authority figures.
One of his better roles in this vein was as... Read more