Date of Birth:
24 November 1913
Howard Duff played in 2 movies in the Drama, Action, Mystery, Thriller, Music genres.
Howard Duff got succeed with average imdb rating 7.4.
Hardcase leading man Howard Duff built his reputation on radio, where among several other assignments he was cast as Dashiell Hammett's two-fisted private eye Sam Spade. He made so vivid an impression in this role that, when cast in his first film Brute Force (1947), he was given special billing in the credits as "radio's Sam Spade." His burgeoning film career was slowed down in the early 1950s by the iniquities of the Hollywood Blacklist.
Duff's no-nonsense image was softened i... Read more