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Leon Ames (actor)

Leon Ames (actor)
from the trailer for the film
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
Personal information
Birth nameHarry Wycoff
Birth dateJanuary 20, 1902
Place of birthPortland, Indiana, U.S.
Date of deathOctober 12, 1993(age 91)
Death placeLos Angeles, California, U.S.
SpouseChristine Gossett (1938-1993; his death; 2 children)

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Leon Ames (January 20, 1902 October 12, 1993) was an American film and television actor. He is best remembered for playing fatherly figures in such films as Meet Me in St. Louis (1944), as Judy Garland's father, and in Little Women (1949).

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