Awards & Winners

Leon Ames

Date of Birth 20-January-1902
Place of Birth Portland
(Jay County, Indiana, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Leon Wycoff, Leon Waycoff, Harry Wycoff, Leon Wykoff, Leon Waykoff, Leon Waycoff, Leon Waycoff
Profession Actor, Businessperson
Leon Ames was an American film and television actor. He is best remembered for playing father figures in such films as Meet Me in St. Louis with Judy Garland as one of his daughters, Little Women, On Moonlight Bay and By the Light of the Silvery Moon. The fathers whom Ames portrayed were often somewhat stuffy and exasperated by the younger generation, but ultimately kind and understanding. His most famous role came as DA Kyle Sackett from the film The Postman Always Rings Twice.

Awards by Leon Ames

Check all the awards nominated and won by Leon Ames.