William B. Davidson

Highest Rated:
100% My Darling Clementine (1946)
Lowest Rated:
75% Ziegfeld Follies (1946)
Birthday:
Jun 16
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Blunt, burly American actor William B. Davidson was equally at home playing gangster bosses, business executives, butlers and military officials. In films since 1914, Davidson seemed to be in every other Warner Bros. picture made between 1930 and 1935, often as a Goliath authority figure against…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Woman Trap
  • Actor
-- 2012
Dick Tracy's Dilemma
  • Peter Premium
-- 1947
The Farmer's Daughter
  • Eckers
-- 1947
That Hagen Girl
  • Mr. Bowman
-- 1947
My Wild Irish Rose
  • Brewster
-- 1947
100% My Darling Clementine
  • Oriental saloon owner
-- 1946
Saratoga Trunk
  • Mr. Stone
-- 1946
75% Ziegfeld Follies
  • Judge
-- 1946
88% They Were Expendable
  • Hotel manager
-- 1945
The Man Who Walked Alone
  • Actor
-- 1945
Shine On Harvest Moon
  • Tim Donovan
-- 1944
Up in Arms
  • Actor
-- 1944
75% Since You Went Away
  • Taxpayer
-- 1944
Greenwich Village
  • Dance Director
-- 1944
Song of Nevada
  • Worthington
-- 1944
In Society
  • Butler
-- 1944
Hers to Hold
  • Al
-- 1943
Let's Face It
  • Man in boat
-- 1943
In Old Oklahoma (War of the Wildcats)
  • Actor
-- 1943
Mission to Moscow
  • Actor
-- 1943
In This Our Life
  • Jim Purdy
-- 1942
Juke Girl
  • Paley
-- 1942
Great Man's Lady
  • Senator Knobs
-- 1942
91% Yankee Doodle Dandy
  • New York Stage Manager
-- 1942
The Male Animal
  • Alumnus
-- 1942
Larceny, Inc.
  • McCarthy
-- 1942
100% Gentleman Jim
  • Donovan
-- 1942
The Magnificent Dope
  • Mr. Reindel
-- 1942
In the Navy
  • Capt. Richards
-- 1941
100% Hold That Ghost (Oh, Charlie)
  • Sidney "Moose" Matson
-- 1941
Remember the Day
  • Committee Man
-- 1941
Keep 'Em Flying
  • McGonigal
-- 1941
Week-End in Havana
  • Capt. of Ship
-- 1941
Three Girls About Town
  • Actor
-- 1941
Nice Girl?
  • Bearded Man
-- 1941
Sun Valley Serenade
  • Jack Murray
-- 1941
Man Made Monster
  • District Attorney
-- 1941
My Love Came Back
  • Agent
-- 1940
A Night at Earl Carroll's
  • Mayor Green
-- 1940
Three Cheers for the Irish
  • Police Commissioner
-- 1940
Tin Pan Alley
  • Hotel Manager
-- 1940
Girl In 313
  • Grayson
-- 1940
Lillian Russell
  • Grover Cleveland
-- 1940
Maryland
  • John Addison
-- 1940
Half a Sinner
  • Slick
-- 1940
Seven Sinners
  • Police chief
-- 1940
Honeymoon in Bali
  • Store Detective
-- 1939
Dust Be My Destiny
  • Warden
-- 1939
Hidden Power
  • Foster
-- 1939
91% My Little Chickadee
  • Sheriff
-- 1939
Each Dawn I Die
  • Bill Mason
-- 1939
When Tomorrow Comes
  • Army Captain
-- 1939
Invisible Stripes
  • Chief Foreman
-- 1939
Wings of the Navy
  • Brown
-- 1939
They Made Me a Criminal
  • Inspector Ennis
-- 1939
Sergeant Murphy
  • Maj. Gruff
-- 1938
Racket Busters
  • Union Chairman
-- 1938
Blockade
  • Commandant
-- 1938
The Texans
  • Mr. Jessup Railroad Man
-- 1938
Letter of Introduction
  • Mr. Raleigh
-- 1938
100% You and Me
  • N.G. Martin
-- 1938
Paradise Isle
  • Hoener
-- 1937
Marked Woman
  • Bob Crandall
-- 1937
Affairs of Cappy Ricks
  • Mr. Bottomley Sr.
-- 1937
Something to Sing About
  • Cafe manager
-- 1937
Ever Since Eve
  • Henderson
-- 1937
The Hurricane
  • Man Who Is Injured
-- 1937
The Road Back
  • Bartscher
-- 1937
Hollywood Hotel
  • Director Keaton
-- 1937
It Happened in Hollywood (Once a Hero)
  • Al Howard
-- 1937
100% Easy Living
  • Mr. Hyde
-- 1937
The Singing Kid
  • Barney Hammond
-- 1936
Earthworm Tractors (A Natural Born Salesman)
  • Mr. Jackson
-- 1936
Devil Dogs of the Air
  • Adjutant
-- 1935
Show Them No Mercy
  • Chief Haggerty
-- 1935
Circumstantial Evidence
  • Chairman
-- 1935
Bordertown
  • Dr. Carter
-- 1935
The Crusades
  • Amir
-- 1935
Go Into Your Dance (Casino de Paris) (Canzoni appassionate) (Casino de París) (Casino de Paree)
  • McGee
-- 1935
Special Agent
  • Young
-- 1935
Gold Diggers of 1935
  • Andy Callahan
-- 1935
In Person
  • Director Bill Sumner
-- 1935
80% Roberta
  • Purser
-- 1935
Dangerous
  • Reed Walsh
-- 1935
In Caliente (Viva Senorita )
  • Man
-- 1935
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head
  • Charlus
-- 1934
Upperworld (Upper World)
  • City Editor
-- 1934
The St. Louis Kid (A Weekend Perfect) (A Perfect Week-End)
  • Joe Hunter
-- 1934
Fog Over Frisco
  • Joe Hague
-- 1934
100% Imitation of Life
  • Man
-- 1934
The Dragon Murder Case
  • Greef
-- 1934
The Big Shakedown
  • Actor
-- 1934
Lady Killer
  • Williams
-- 1933
89% Mystery of the Wax Museum
  • Detective (uncredited)
-- 1933
Torch Singer (Broadway Singer)
  • Jarrett
-- 1933
Meet the Baron (The Big Liar)
  • Radio Man
-- 1933
100% I'm No Angel
  • Ernest Brown the Chump
-- 1933
100% The Most Dangerous Game
  • Captain
-- 1932
The Thirteenth Guest
  • Capt. Brown
-- 1932
Held for Murder
  • District Attorney
-- 1932
The Animal Kingdom (The Woman in His House)
  • Grace's Husband
-- 1932
Is My Face Red?
  • O'Sullivan Publisher
-- 1932
Lost Squadron
  • Lelewer
-- 1932
100% Dishonored
  • Firing Squad Officer
-- 1931
Windy Riley Goes Hollywood
  • Actor
-- 1931
Captain Applejack
  • Actor
-- 1931
No Limit
  • Bldg. Supt. Wilkie
-- 1931
76% Hell's Angels
  • Staff Major
-- 1930
The Silver Horde
  • Thomas Hilliard
-- 1930
Hook, Line and Sinker
  • Actor
-- 1930
For the Defense
  • District Attorney Stone
-- 1930
Sunny
  • 1st Officer
-- 1930
Painted Faces
  • Ringmaster
-- 1929
Gentleman of Paris
  • Henri Doufour
-- 1927
Last Trail
  • Morley
-- 1927

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