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Tom Tully was an American actor. Born in Durango, Colorado, Tom Tully served in the United States Navy and worked as junior reporter for the Denver Post before went into acting because he felt the pay was better. Tully started out on stage before eventually acting in Hollywood films in 1944.
He received an Academy Award nomination for the role of the first commander of the "Caine" in 1954's The Caine Mutiny, with Humphrey Bogart. From 1954 through 1960, he played the role of Inspector Matt Grebb on the CBS television detective series The Lineup.
His last role was as a crooked gun dealer in Don Siegel's thriller Charley Varrick. Tully died of cancer on April 27, 1982 in Newport Beach, California, aged 73.