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Also Known As: Died: June 13, 1946
Born: July 26, 1896 Cause of Death: automobile accident
Birth Place: South Bend, Indiana, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Sultan's Daughter (1944) as Sultan
A sultan''''s lovely daughter finds herself courted by a handsome American.
2.
Follow the Boys (1944) as Louie Fairweather
3.
Bermuda Mystery (1944) as Dr. Randolph Tilford
4.
Dixie Jamboree (1944) as Professor
5.
Always a Bridesmaid (1943) as Col. [Thadious] Winchester [also known as Indiana]
6.
This Is the Army (1943) as Eddie Dibble
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
7.
Night in New Orleans (1942) as Edward Wallace
8.
What's Cookin'? (1942) as J. P. Courtney
J. P. Courtney wants to update the music on the radio program he sponsors, but his wife, Agatha Courtney, is the final authority and addicted to the classics and won't allow him to replace Professor Bistell and his symphonic orchestra. Conspiring with his daughter Sue and her friends, Marvo the Great, the Andrews Sisters, Anne Payne and bandleader Woody Herman, they devise a sabotage plot that gets rid of Professor Bistell, and a new sound is soon heard on the program.
9.
Give Out, Sisters (1942) as Professor [Chester] Woolf
10.
Road Show (1941) as Harry Whitman
A playboy on the run hooks up with a sideshow''''s beautiful owner.
11.
Blonde Inspiration (1941) as "Bittsy" Conway
A pulp-fiction writer hires a curvaceous blonde to be his muse.
12.
Sis Hopkins (1941) as Horace Hopkins
13.
Second Chorus (1940) as Mr. [J. Lester] Chisolm
Two composers vie for their lady manager's heart as they head for Broadway.
14.
The Boys from Syracuse (1940) as Duke [of Ephesus]
The action takes place in Ephesus in ancient Asia Minor, and the concerns The efforts of two boys from Syracuse, Anthipholus and his servant Dromio, to find their long-lost twins who, for reason of plot confusion, are also named Anthipholus and Dromio. Complications arise when the wife of the Ephesians, Adriana and her servant Luce, mistake the two strangers for their husband, though the couples eventually get sorted out after Adriana's sister Luciana and the Syracuse Antipholus admit their love
15.
Let Freedom Ring (1939) as The Mackerel
A crusader returns to his Western hometown to root out corruption.
16.
Thanks for the Memory (1938) as Biney
A struggling novelist living well beyond his means refuses the financial support of his wife.
17.
Every Day's a Holiday (1938) as Larmadou Graves
18.
Swing High, Swing Low (1937) as Harry
When success goes to his head, a bandleader could lose everything.
19.
We Went to College (1936) as Glenn Harvey
Three middle-aged men try to recapture the joys of their college days.
20.
Magnificent Obsession (1936) as Tommy Masterson
A playboy tries to redeem himself after his careless behavior causes a great man's death.
21.
Half Angel (1936) as Felix
Allison Long is acquitted on charges of poisoning her father but then her benefactor is poisoned. Reporter Duffy Giles has faith in her innocence.
22.
The Moon's Our Home (1936) as Horace Van Steedan
A writer and an actress meet and marry without really knowing each other--they are even unaware that both bride and groom are equally famous. During the honeymoon, all hell breaks loose as a comedic war of the sexes leads inevitably to love.
23.
The Night Is Young (1935) as Willy Fitch
A European nobleman falls for a ballerina.
24.
Baby Face Harrington (1935) as Willie
A milquetoast has to fight off cops and gangsters when he''''s mistaken for a criminal.
25.
Orchids to You (1935) as Teddy Stuyvesant
26.
The Cat and the Fiddle (1934) as Charles
A struggling composer courts a singing star.
27.
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back (1934) as Algy
Algy, Bulldog Drummond's right-hand-man, is getting married. Bulldog attends; on the way home, in the fog, he enters the (apparently deserted) mansion of Prince Achmed in search of a phone. He finds none, but he does find a body - which disappears when he summons a bobby. Bodies keep disappearing as Drummond keeps summoning the authorities, particularly his long-suffering upstairs neighbor, Captain Nielsen; the ever faithful Algy also finds his wedding night disrupted by, among other things, some emergency code-breaking. And of course, there's a beautiful woman there's always a beautiful woman in this case, Gwen, who turns out to be the daughter of the dead man who started all this.
28.
Forsaking All Others (1934) as Shep
A woman pursues the wrong man for almost twenty years.
29.
Student Tour (1934) as [Professor] Ethelred Lippincott
A philosophy professor gets stuck chaperoning a student tour of the world.
30.
Hollywood Party (1934) as Harvey Clemp
A movie star's gala celebration creates chaos.
31.
The Nuisance (1933) as Floppy [Phil Montague]
Love trips up an ambulance chasing lawyer.
32.
Penthouse (1933) as Layton
The mob frames a lawyer for murder, so he enlists a call girl's help in finding the real killer.
33.
My Weakness (1933) as Gerald Gregory
34.
Beauty and the Boss (1932) as Ludwig
After being distracted by a string of pretty secretaries, a banker hires a plain Jane, only to fall in love with her.
35.
Love Me Tonight (1932) as Count de Savignac
A Parisian tailor falls in love with a princess.
36.
The Bargain (1931) as Geoffrey Nichols
37.
Side Show (1931) as Sidney
A carnival dancer fills in for the show''''s high diver.
38.
Illicit (1931) as Georgie Evans
Young free-thinkers turn conventionally jealous when they marry.
39.
The Mad Genius (1931) as Karminsky
A deranged ballet teacher will stop at nothing to keep control of his protegee.
40.
Manhattan Parade (1931) as Herbert
A deserted wife tries to keep her husband's costuming company afloat.
41.
The Life of the Party (1930) as Colonel Joy
Two gold-digging shop girls use their jobs to hunt down sugar daddies.
42.
Ladies of Leisure (1930) as Man at party
A wealthy artist faces family pressure when he falls for a model with a past.

Cast (short)

43.
Hollywood Handicap (1938)
In this short film, a group of musician stable hands race a horse in the Hollywood Derby at Santa Anita race track.

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