Paul McGrath (actor)

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Paul McGrath
Bobby Alford Paul McGrath Joan Lazer My Son Jeep radio cast.jpg
McGrath (center) as Dr. Martin Allison in the radio comedy My Son Jeep. Also pictured are Bobby Alford (son "Jeep") and Joan Lazer (daughter Peggy).
Born (1904-04-11)April 11, 1904
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died April 13, 1978(1978-04-13) (aged 74)
London, England
Occupation Film, television, stage actor
Years active 1940-1969
Spouse(s) Anne Sargent (?-1978) (his death)

Paul McGrath (11 April 1904 – 13 April 1978) was an American film, television, Broadway, and Pittsburgh actor best known for his radio appearances in the 1940s and 1950s. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and died in London, England.

Early years[edit]

McGrath attended Carnegie Tech (now Carnegie Mellon University) and studied engineering before developing an interest in drama.[1]


McGrath was a regular on the soap operas Big Sister and Young Doctor Malone.[1] He also played the host on Inner Sanctum Mystery.[2]

Partial filmography[edit]


  1. ^ a b Francis, Robert (May 27, 1945). "Candid Close-ups". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. p. 24. Retrieved August 8, 2015 – via  open access publication - free to read
  2. ^ "(untitled brief)". The Mason City Globe-Gazette. January 22, 1946. p. 2. Retrieved August 8, 2015 – via  open access publication - free to read

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